RedHat Technical Account Manager in Berlin, Germany
At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.
The Red Hat Customer Experience and Engagement (CEE) team is looking for a Technical Account Manager to join us in Berlin, Germany. Remote candidates and candidates in Munich, Stuttgart, or Frankfurt will also be considered. In this role, you will provide personalized, attentive support and mentorship, building high-value relationships with our enterprise customers as you try to understand their information technology (IT) infrastructure, internal processes, and business needs. You’ll ensure that our customers receive solutions that enable their technical environments to run efficiently. As a Technical Account Manager, you will tailor support for each customer environment, facilitate cooperation with their other vendors, and advocate on their behalf.
Primary job responsibilities
Perform technical reviews and share knowledge to identify and prevent issues
Understand customer technical infrastructure, hardware, processes, and offerings
Perform initial or secondary investigations and respond to online and phone support requests
Deliver key portfolio updates and assist customers with upgrades of their offerings
Manage customer cases and maintain clear and concise case and customer documentation; craft customer engagement plans
Build a sense of trust with customers and serve as their advocate within Red Hat
Engage with Red Hat’s engineering teams to help develop solutions patterns, based on customer engagements as well as on your personal experience, that will guide platform adoption
Ensure high level of customer happiness with each qualified engagement
Travel to visit customer sites
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in computer science, engineering, or other related technology field
5+ years of Linux system administration experience
Experience in a support, development, engineering, or quality assurance (QA) organization
Excellent understanding of Linux operating system
Ability to handle multiple issues and projects while maintaining high attention to detail
Ability to manage and grow existing enterprise customer relationships
Fluency in German language is a must; solid grasp of the English language
Ability to explain complex information to customers
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification or willingness to pursue the certification is a plus
Experience with Red Hat OpenShift or Kubernetes, or willingness to learn these technologies is a plus
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Job ID 70980
Category Technical Support