Technical Support Engineer

Minerva Networks
San Jose, CA
Aug 12, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Businesses & Consultants, Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Job Description:

- Functioning as a primary customer contact for all incoming and assigned customer cases.

- Providing telephone, web, and email based technical support for Minerva Networks products and integration of those products in our customer's environment.

- Participate in the shared on-call responsibility with the rest of the North American support team. This is a 24/7/365 responsibility and thus includes nights, weekends and holidays.

- Re-creating customer problems and testing customer configurations in-house to help diagnose problems

- Coordinating and driving activities within Minerva to address customers' needs

- Escalate customer issues and request assistance as appropriate.

- Acquire, maintain, and expand knowledge of relevant product offerings, partner products, current support policies, and methods of support delivery in order to quickly provide technically accurate and complete solutions.

- Constantly seek to proactively identify opportunities for improvement in all processes, communication, and documentation.

- Occasional travel to customer facilities to perform duties on-site.

Skills Required:

- Linux operating systems.

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

- Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.

- Must be able to quickly learn a broad array of technologies and apply knowledge to real-world problems.

- Must be a flexible team player that is willing to jump in to help others wherever necessary.

- Proven track record of positive customer interaction.

- Ability to handle difficult or sensitive situations with diplomacy and tact.

- Demonstrated self-starter

- Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, high demand environment.

Skills Preferred:

- 5-7 years of experience in field services or technical support

- Knowledge of at least one of the following

o Web based client/server applications, especially Weblogic, Web Services and Apache

o Experience supporting iOS and Android Apps

o IP networking, routing configuration and protocols.

o Oracle or Microsoft SQL RDBMS

Education Required:

BSEE/BSCS or equivalent work experience.

Minerva Networks is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We recruit, train, compensate and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, nation origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran's status or disability.

Company Description
Minerva enables telco's and cable operators to transform their legacy pay TV systems into a next generation video delivery solution faster and more cost effectively. The Minerva platform, supported by a 'best of breed' open ecosystem, has been deployed to over 300 operators worldwide. Our solutions offer support service delivery across any broadband-capable access network, including xDSL, FTTx, HFC, and OTT applications. Minerva also offers a full range of multiscreen clients to deliver a compelling and consistent user experience that includes premium features such as whole home DVR, VOD, pay per view, network DVR, catch-up and restart TV, and customizable Internet content. These features are available across a wide range of devices, including set-top boxes, tablets, smartphones, PC's and other consumer electronics devices. At Minerva, we are simplifying the connect life.

San Jose, CA


Sat, 15 Jul 2017 14:34:56 PDT