Microsoft Corporation Support Engineer (PaaS) in Tokyo, Japan
Are you interested in the cloud business? The Windows Azure Platform is strategic to Microsoft enabling customers, ISVs, and Microsoft IT to develop, test, and deploy solutions in the cloud to take advantage of economies of scale, reliability, globally distributed data centers, and generally reduce the effort of managing dedicated IT infrastructure. Azure is a growing leader in the cloud market with Azure Support enabling customer success and providing a key differentiator when customers make buying decisions. Azure Support is looking for PaaS support engineer in Japan. We are rapidly expanding and we are looking for talented people with a growth mindset, a passion for solving complex issues and obsession to customer happiness. No two days are the same in Customer Service and Support at Microsoft. We engage in solving challenging and complex problems, we collaborate and share learnings with each other and innovate on solutions to enable our customers make the most of Microsoft products. You will be accountable for providing an outstanding technical support experience to our business customers. From problem identification to full resolution, you will own and manage your cases over the phone and Web. When needed, you will transfer your cases to your colleagues or involve subject matter experts, or escalate to 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 of more areas and receive guidance and mentorship from your colleagues.
Be available to take ownership of new cases and escalations via telephone and Web and provide support to Enterprise customers and partners - Scope a customer’s issue by collecting the relevant facts; investigate the problem by doing your own research and by involving other teams as needed.
Consult and collaborate with your immediate peers or colleagues around the world. Escalate to management as necessary, acting internally as a customer advocate and keeping the customers informed. Collaborate with management and engineering to resolve service issues.
Ensure that each support request owned by you is handled as per our Service Level Agreement (SLA) and to the highest possible customer satisfaction by setting the right expectations and fulfilling your commitments.
Document your technical work and research in detailed and comprehensive manner. - Prioritize your work to accomplish the most important and urgent requests first. You also work critical cases as needed on a 24x7 basis or through an on-call model. Maintain a proactive approach to customer happiness, identifying and correcting customer satisfaction concerns before they become problems.
・Familiarity with Visual Studio and/or other Integrated Development Environment (Eclips, xcode etc)
・Understanding of application development frameworks, .NET Framework, J2EE, Apache Struts, Ruby on Rails etc.
・Understanding of debugging, reverse-engineering, performance tuning methodologies.
・EXPERIENCE - At least 1-3 year experience in IT industry or equivalent
Knowledge and Skills:
・You approach things with a growth mindset - genuine desire and motivation to learn and develop yourself
・You embrace challenges, and persist in face of setbacks. You consider failure an opportunity to learn, so whatever happens you win. You love customers, and are obsessed with them - a genuine desire to help under challenging circumstances.
・Strong communication skills, ability to work on a team environment, problem-solving skills and capacity to deal with ambiguity.
・Excellent self-assessment to identify when other resources are needed; ability engage and collaborate effectively with others to resolve complex problems.
・Handle high pressure situations well - maintain calm and composure on stressful situations is a must.
日本語 : ネイティブな日本語能力。電子メールや電話、対面によるコミュニケーションが求められます。
Available to work critical cases as needed on to be on a 24x7 basis or through an on-call model.
Besides technical talent, we also look for engineers with a run for the fire behavior - people who thrive under difficult and challenging circumstances, who loves to get involved in difficult situations and at the same time learn.
Our culture is built around attributes that drive our every decision, and our every action.
Customer Obsession - we exist for and because of the customer. We need people who share that passion and drive to make our customers experiences easy, insightful and trusted.
Continuous learning Mindset - we value all perspectives and reward individuals that poke at the edges of what they know to be true. We are seeking people that think differently and are biased toward action to accomplish great things.
Diverse & Inclusive - we enable people who bring a contemporary view to shape our internal teams, and encourage new hires to feel included.
One Microsoft - we need to collaborate and learn to value the work of others, be willing to take their learnings and add them to our own to make a better outcome for our customers.
Making a difference - drive impact by looking for ways to continually improve your day to day responsibilities and the connections between your work and others.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.