IBM Customer Success Specialist in AUSTIN, Texas


  • The Customer Success Specialist is responsible for dealing with escalations from various services throughout Storage Organization for the entire Storage Tribe.

  • Be the go between for Client support teams and development.

  • Manage critical issues, work down issue backlogs, highlight and chase high-urgency issues.

  • Treat all issues from a client viewpoint in terms of resolution and responsiveness.


  • Ability to drive problem/ticketing systems

  • Ability to expertly use spreadsheet and presentation tools to analyze and present summary data for teams utilizing and monitoring progress in issue resolution.

  • Demonstrated Client-facing experience (5+ yrs)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (interacting equally well with client-facgin teams and development teams)

  • Passion to continuously refine the systems at hand for higher quality, efficiency and effectiveness.

  • Able to work the existing processes, but put the client needs first

  • Manage SoftLayer Ticketing System Status/Aging/Disposition

  • Review/publish internal outage reports/root-cause analysis.

  • Action client feedback systems to increase client responsiveness.

  • Develop new metrics and feedback systems to improve our clients' success

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