Path Forward Product Support Specialist Internship

Path Forward Product Support Specialist Internship

About Path Forward Return to Work program:

The Path Forward Return to Work program at AppNexus is a 16-week paid internship for experienced professionals returning to the workforce after taking time off for caregiving. The program is open to women and men who have at least 5 years of professional experience and have been out of the paid workforce for at least two years to focus on caring for a child or other dependent. If you meet these criteria, we welcome you to apply. We are reviewing applications on a rolling basis until January 25, 2017 and interviews will be conducted in late January and early February. The 16-week program runs from February 27, 2017 through June 16, 2017.

At AppNexus, we are excited to be part of the Path Forward program because we appreciate the skills you can offer, the perspective you provide, and the contributions you will make. This program offers you a chance to revamp your skills, update your resume with new experience, and make connections with other women and men transitioning back to the workforce. It also offers support through Path Forward, a nonprofit organization on a mission to empower people who’ve been focused on caregiving transition back to the paid workforce.

Overview:

The AppNexus Product Support Specialist maintains a dedicated focus on ensuring that customers are incredibly satisfied with AppNexus platform. They are the link between the Account Management / Implementation teams and the Product and Engineering teams. The Product Specialist exhibits a deep product expertise, highly responsive and professional communication, creative problem solving, and effective coordination of internal resources. This role is perfect for someone who has a passion for the Internet or all things digital, customer service, solving complex problems, and who loves to learn and teach.

About the team:

The Services team is dedicated to earning customer loyalty while building a world-class company together. We look for people who are consultative, analytical, technically minded, and passionate about helping others. Our team implements and supports customers on the AppNexus platform, obsesses about making them massively successful, and strategizes to help them surpass their goals. Real-time advertising can fundamentally transform our clients’ businesses, and we bring it to life for them.

About the job:

  • Provide post-implementation product support to AppNexus customers
  • Manage customer support cases, which includes verifying cases, analyzing data, isolating and diagnosing the problem, and resolving the issue where possible
  • Coordinate with Product and Engineering teams in identifying, reporting and resolving product issues
  • Author, edit, publish and maintain an online knowledge base of known issues/solutions
  • Share knowledge with Console Support team members

About your skills:

  • 5+ years of work experience
  • Passionate about working in a fast-paced and fluid environment
  • Excellent troubleshooting, analytical and problem-solving abilities with a tenacious commitment to finding the root cause of issues, along with an ability to collaborate cross-functionally
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrable passion for learning new technology Knowledge of SQL, HTML, Python and/or data analysis preferred

More about you:

  • You are passionate about a culture of learning and teaching. You love challenging yourself to constantly improve, and sharing your knowledge to empower others
  • You like to take risks when looking for novel solutions to complex problems. If faced with roadblocks, you continue to reach higher to make greatness happen
  • You care about solving big, systemic problems. You look beyond the surface to understand root causes so that you can build long-term solutions for the whole ecosystem
  • You believe in not only serving customers, but also empowering them by providing knowledge and tools

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