Red Hat Senior Technical Support Engineer in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Company Description

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.

Job summary

The Red Hat Global Support Delivery team is looking for a highly-skilled Senior Technical Support Engineer to join us in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In this role, you will maintain close working relationships with our customers’ top developers and architects and assist our front-line support engineers with complex and essential issues. You’ll provide an excellent customer support experience for our enterprise subscription customers. You'll also keep in daily contact with our Research and Development (R&D) team, allowing you to regularly work alongside some of the most innovative open source developers in the world. Red Hat's Global Support Delivery team is dedicated to resolve the issues of our enterprise customers quickly and effectively. You will help the team provide high-level technical support and sustaining engineering services designed to improve up-time and reduce IT costs. This role provides a great opportunity for you to become part of a fast-paced creative company that is changing the way software is being developed, sold, and supported.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Ensure customers get the maximum value from our solutions and subscriptions

  • Work with third-party vendors like Microsoft, HP, IBM, and Oracle to collaborate on issues

  • Support customers by responding within the designated service-level agreement to incoming calls and chat and web-based inquiries about our technologies

  • Investigate and resolve issues; develop solutions for our customers while understanding their business needs

  • Exceed customer expectations by providing outstanding customer service

  • Proactively provide our customers with updates and ensure that they are satisfied with our support service

  • Collaborate with other engineers and developers to develop creative solutions for our customers, including fixes

  • Share your knowledge gained from troubleshooting issues by contributing to the global Red Hat’s knowledge management system; present troubleshooting instructions and solutions to other engineers within the domain

Required skills

  • Solid-experience with Linux system administration; knowledge of installation methods, networking, firewall, security, clustering, web servers, and databases using Linux

  • Industry experience with supporting identity management products

  • Solid problem-solving and debugging skills

  • Excellent customer service skills and prior help-desk or customer-focused experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in the enterprise IT industry

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

The following skills are considered a plus:

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) or other Linux certification, as you'll need to get your RHCE within 60 days of your start date

  • Experience with Amazon EC2, Microsoft Azure, Red Hat OpenStack Platform, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), or Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)

  • Fluency in additional languages, like Portuguese

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Job ID 66369

Category Technical Support