Microsoft Corporation Support Engineer_Networking_Korean in Shanghai, China
Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Our culture is centered on embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. In doing so, we create life-changing innovations that impact billions of lives around the world. You can help us to achieve our mission.
With over 12,000 employees worldwide, the Microsoft Customer Experience & Success (CE&S) organization is responsible for the strategy, design, and implementation of the Microsoft end-to-end customer experience. This newly expanded organization reflects the Microsoft ambition to be known as a customer experience company, ensuring our Microsoft mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more is enabled by delighting customers and consistently exceeding their expectations in every interaction through a connected customer experience.
Microsoft has a tremendous opportunity to exceed customer expectations and drive greater customer loyalty and trust, which leads to greater satisfaction, retention, and growth. The CE&S organization is looking for people with a passion for delivering customer success to help us build a future where customers come to us, not only because we provide industry-leading products and services, and also because we provide a differentiated and connected customer experience that is rooted in our commitment to delivering on customer outcomes.
Support Engineers (SE) serve as frontline technical resources for Microsoft customers and partners via phone, email or web. They deliver unique value by collaboratively and reactively solving customer problems, providing proactive support advice, contributing to product quality and enhancements and creating self-help assets to broadly reach more customers. You will be part of a team responsible for providing an outstanding technical support experience to our business customers. From problem identification to full resolution, you will own and manage the customer experience over the phone and Web. When needed, you will collaborate with others to engage subject matter experts, Engineering (Product Groups) or Management. Your day to day job will be about providing both technical expertise (either on your own or by involving your colleagues) and about being an excellent communicator and a service oriented professional. You will be given the opportunity to become a subject matter expert in one or more areas and receive guidance and mentorship from your colleagues.
• Responsible for the customer support experience with Microsoft
• Own, troubleshoot and solve customer technical issues, using collaboration, troubleshooting best practices and transparency within and across teams (e.g. swarming)
• Identify cases that require escalation (either technically or strategically)
• Create and maintain incident management requests to product group/engineering group
• Contribute to case deflection initiatives, automation and other digital self-help assets to improve customer/ engineer experience
• Provide ramp activities, knowledge sharing, technical coaching and mentoring
• Drive technical collaboration & engagement outside of CSS (Product Engineering teams/Services/Support/Regions)
• Lead or participate in building communities with peer delivery roles; may be workload or specialty specific
Mandarin Language: fluent in reading, writing and speaking. English Language: confident in reading, writing and speaking.
Korean Language: fluent in reading, writing and speaking.
English Language: fluent in reading, writing and speaking.
At least 3 years of experience in a customer facing or customer support role with troubleshooting and problem-solving experience in a team environment
At least one year of experience with systems administration, network administration, IT administration, systems development, network operations, software support, IT consulting or related. Korean
At least 3 years of technical experience in two or more of the following:
Experience with Infrastructure / Network Administration
Windows and/or Linux OS
Troubleshooting at the expert level within large Network Environments
Private, Hybrid and/or Public Cloud
Virtualization of SDN technologies
BS in computer science or engineering preferred
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills, an ability to use various data collection tools and methodologies to analyze problems, determine root cause and develop solutions
Solid foundation and background in Microsoft products and technologies
Knowledge and understanding of VPN, IPsec, DHCP, DNS, HTTP/s
Familiar with packet sniffers: Wireshark or Network Monitor/Message Analyzer
Passion for technology, problem solving, and customer supportability
Ability to understand the customers best interests in terms of problem impact
Ability and motivation to learn behaviors of unfamiliar components/technologies as needed
Ability to discovery, recognize and assess alternate solutions to a problem
Leadership - handle technically challenging and politically hot customer situations
Strong communications skills - excellent spoken and written communication skills and the ability to present complex technical issues clearly and concisely to a general audience
Ability to drive discussions remotely with authority
Ability to develop and nurture relationships over long distances and remote technologies like Skype
Ability to work collaboratively
Logical and critical thinking
Ability to deal with ambiguity
Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and / or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire / transfer and every two years thereafter.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form (https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest) .
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