Based at our client’s European HQ in Zoetermeer, you will be the key contact person at their Customer Success Department for European customers. You will be a key contact person within the Application Specialist team for our German speaking customers. You will work closely together with the Application Specialist colleagues and Customer Success Agents within the team but also with Sales and Software Engineers. You report in this position to the Customer Success Team Leader.
As an Application Specialist, you are the “go-to person” for providing technical assistance related to hardware, Cloud-based solutions and PC software. You are responding to incoming technical queries and addressing system/user issues in a timely and professional manner. Understanding and identifying bugs as well as identifying customer feature requires. You are doing this while working closely with our developers and engineers. Having the ability to troubleshoot customer problems, and innate follow-up and follow-through skills are all essential aspects of the Application specialist day-to-day role.
You have a methodical approach, strong communication skills and thrive in an entrepreneurial environment. Finding opportunities for further improvement is your second nature.
- Answering more complex technical queries from potential and existing customers, resellers, distributors etc. and facilitating transferal of calls where necessary/applicable
- Providing installation, implementation and usage assistance, as well as an onboarding service
- Assisting Customer Success Agents with live technical queries
- Identify and document irregular system behaviors to developers/engineers (bug reports etc.)
- Identify and document feature requests to developers/engineers to improve current and new products.
- Assisting other departments in matters of product usage, technical queries from external partners, trainings etc.
- Participating in internal trainings and the training of new staff members
- Aiding in company-wide tasks and projects (such as translations, investigations etc.)
- Evaluate and process customer feedback for proactive enhancements or additions to our current assortment
- Contributing to the general success of the company by engaging in improvements
- Has or acts on bachelor’s degree level
- Native German speaking, fluent English, Dutch is a plus
- A technical, logical thought process – analytical
- Strong IT-skills and affinity
- A keen eye for detail
- Capable of working alone as well as in a team; pro-active attitude
- Eagerness to learn about the company’s products and their capabilities.
- Great interpersonal and relationship-building skills.
- Customer service/B2B sales experience and a customer-centric attitude are beneficial
- Perseverance; Results & process oriented