As an industry leader and Software-as-a-Service provider our mission at 8x8, Inc. NYSE : EGHT is to transform the future of business communications.
The 8x8 Open Communications Platform (TM) uniquely brings together Voice, Video, Collaboration, Contact Center, and enterprise-class API solutions, helping businesses across the globe transform their customer and employee experience, and empowering workforces worldwide to work smarter.
For additional information, visit , or follow 8x8 on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.You will be the first point of contact for our customers and will answer all incoming requests for help via, phone, web chat and emails, details of which you will log on the ticketing system.
You will decide on the most effective way to manage each request and will ensure that customers are updated regularly via email or phone until their issue / query is resolved.
This is an interesting and varied role in a company that has massive Global growth visions and for some it is a perfect stepping stone into cloud based technologies which are fast replacing the older technologies.
As this is an application Support role you will be interested and be able to easily pick up how our products work and then be able to help customers with issues and configuration requirements.
The best bit will be troubleshooting with them and getting stuck into some challenging problems that you help them to resolve.
Respond to customer queries via phone, email and ticketing system
Troubleshoot problems for first time resolution of issues, wherever possible
Identify and escalate priority issues to supervisor
Maintain the accuracy and completeness of all recorded data
Operate changes and requests on the client environment; carry out screen-sharing to help customers get set up and operational
Capture, structure, reuse, and improve knowledge articles to promote the use of the 8x8 Knowledge Base and self-service
Continuously learn to build and maintain a strong knowledge of 8x8 products, services and processes
Proven experience in Customer Support or Technical Support role;
Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field or equivalent experience;
Previous experience with Salesforce Service Cloud or similar CRM systems, Knowledge Base systems, and Customer portals for case management;
Basic understanding of VoIP technologies, networking and telecommunications, IP telephony;
Exceptional communication skills, customizing your interaction to the individual customer personalities and contexts - able to work with non-technical and technical customers alike;
Ability to adhere to processes and procedures, attention to details;
Prioritization skills and capability to make high impact decisions while multitasking;
Good ability to identify and apply documented solutions and fixes;
Enthusiastic and a great attitude towards learning;
Excellent written and spoken English language skills
Working at 8x8 :
Industry leading, award winning technology and recognized on two Gartner Magic Quadrants
Inclusive, supportive and collaborative culture yet with a winning mentality
Encouragement and environment to make a difference
Fun check out our Instagram posts in the UK, Romania and the US, the smiles are real
Deep passion for doing the best for our customers,