IT Application Support Specialist

Information Technology

Website Koch Industries

Creating Value. Transforming Life.

Description

KBX Technology Solutions provides logistics solutions for its customers through innovative technology that help deliver actionable intelligence, eliminate waste and redundancies, and create greater operational efficiencies in the marketplace. KBX Technology Solutions is a subsidiary of KBX – a Koch Industries Inc. company – and complements all KBX subsidiaries (Rail, Logistics, and International) to drive enhanced data and analytics across the global supply chain for customers. Based in Wichita, Kansas, Koch Industries is one of the largest private companies in America, with estimated annual revenues as high as $115 billion, according to Forbes.

KBX Technologies is looking for an Application Support Specialist (Tier-1) to join our team! A successful candidate will be a member of the IT Customer Support team supporting a suite of SaaS Transportation products. This individual will be expected to build and foster effective relationships with Customers, Product Teams, and Customer Success teams for product knowledge and technical documentation. Good communication, trouble-shooting skills, Understanding of Cloud technologies will be additional keys to success.

What You Will Do In Your Role

A strong performer in this role will effectively apply our culture and MBM® philosophy to:

  • Be the product expert and provide technical & non-technical (functional questions) support via tickets, phone, and chat.
  • Maintain a deep understanding of the product and communicate with customers about the most relevant features/functionality for their specific business needs.
  • Analyze, track, and resolve customer questions in a prompt manner to ensure the highest level of client satisfaction.
  • Identify, organize, and prioritize issues based on severity and customer impact.
  • Document problem resolution steps, compile, and update user documentation, including but not limited to training materials, technical manuals, technical support FAQs.
  • Co-ordinate any problem tickets or process issues with our KTC offshore Technical support and Product teams.
  • Be available as on-call for After hour support. On-call support is rotated within the Technical support teams.
  • Work closely with Product teams on developing technical documentation and knowledge articles relevant to our customers.
  • Proactively identify improvement opportunities and product enhancements to improve customer experience.
  • This role operates in 3 shifts. You get to choose and stick to your shift that fits best for your schedule. The shifts are listed below:
    • Monday-Friday
      • 7:00 AM CST to 4 PM CST
      • 9:30 AM CST to 6:30 PM CST
      • 11:00 AM CST to 8:00 PM CST

The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

  • One or more of the following:
    • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university
    • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university with an anticipated graduation date within one (1) year
    • 1+ year of experience in a customer support role facing customers in any departments like IT, Sales support, Marketing, or Customer service.
  • Experience utilizing any ticketing system (Service Now, Remedy, Salesforce etc.,) to review, update and resolve tickets as well as remotely support users.
  • Experience with writing basic SQL queries to retrieve data from one or more tables and to look into server logs.

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor’s degree with 1+ year of Technical Support experience.
  • Logistics experience.
  • Experience in SQL Server.
  • Experience with application monitoring, application service start and stop.
  • Experience with any Transportation products like OTM or Mercurygate.
  • Experience in Cloud technologies like AWS, Windows Azure, etc.,
  • Experience collaborating with multiple departments

This role is open to remote candidates in the following states: Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas and Wisconsin.

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength – focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes – medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.  This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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