At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

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Customer Svc Tech Supt II

Job Description

Date: Feb 5, 2020

Location:  Plano, Texas

Job Summary:

Are you a highly detailed person who’s not afraid of digging into the data and problem solving?  Do you love the border between development and product?  Ericsson is this place, and we have an exciting opportunity for you in a fast-paced, highly collaborative technical environment. The Customer Service Technical Support role is responsible for providing the first level of contact to support requests through multiple means from Ericsson’s broad array of customers, as well as internal Ericsson employees.  

Also known as the Customer Information Center, or ‘CIC’, our support agents provide immediate assistance to Ericsson’s customers by ensuring the appropriate engagement of world class support teams. Once the Customer has detailed the nature of their call the Customer Service Technical Support ‘CIC agent’ will be responsible to analyze the information and determine the best course of action on behalf of Ericsson.  Immediate engagement of the next level of support and proper administration of the event ensures the CIC effectively deals with everything from regional emergencies to add on sales.

Our Exciting Opportunity:

  • This job role is responsible for the coordination, support, management and execution of reactive maintenance activities to ensure that services provided to customers are continuously available and performing to Service Level Agreement (SLA) performance levels.
  • Duties range from ticket generation (all severities) including Emergency outage and/or special handling assistance to Ericsson’s Emergency Recovery support team, responding to Preemptive Services monitoring alerts, Warranty Support requests, fielding calls to the MANA Networks Environment Health and Safety Safe and Secure Hotline, etc.

To be successful in the role, you must have:

  • Education:  Bachelor’s degree preferred, or equivalent Front Office work-related experience
  • Experienced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (i.e. Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Strong English Language communication skills
  • Professional, confident, and consistent telephone etiquette and mannerisms
  • Problem solving & strategic thinking
  • Planning & Organizing skills 
  • Presenting & Communicating Information
  • Delivering Results & Meeting Customer Expectations
  • Multi-team/role collaboration, often during stressful conditions
  • Ability to perform weekend night shift work (3 x 13.5 hour shifts)
  • Flexibility to assist a 24x7x365 shiftwork operational support structure

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.


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Hiring Manager: Kevin Obrien

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