Support Technician

Customer Support Seattle, Washington


Big Data, the cloud, elastic computing, SaaS, AWS, BYOD, HPC, SDN—we do it all. The solutions we build at ExtraHop are transforming the IT industry. From retail websites and point-of-sale systems to financial services and the healthcare industry, ExtraHop helps modern businesses handle the growing demands on their applications and infrastructures.

We’re growing fast and we’re looking for people who love to build things: products, companies, markets, and their careers! Think you have what it takes to work on one of the best teams in the industry? Read on.

We are looking for a Support Technician who can be flexible on shifts (6AM-6PM PST). This is a growth role and a great entry point for an ExtraHop career. Real opportunities exist for career advancement within Support or in other business units. Support is the place to prove your worth and develop a base for career growth in the company.

Duties and Responsibilities 

As part of the Support team, you will be both working with customers to resolve technical issues using a variety of internal resources and providing data analysis to understand and troubleshoot systems.    

  • Provide hardware and firmware deployment support for ExtraHop appliances
  • Provide technical assistance to quantify and/or troubleshoot issues with data feeds from network infrastructure, virtual switches, and packet forwarders
  • Document incident cases, feature requests, and customer questions
  • Escalate technical cases to the appropriate technical resource
  • Act as the single point of contact for customer questions and concerns
  • Provide professional, concise communication with customers
  • Act as a team player to augment the Support Engineering team duties including Triage of new cases to include problem description, severity, priority, licensing and entitlement, and customer expectations.
  • Communication management, and support directly to customer for documented issues.

Required Qualifications and Experience

We’re looking for a Support Engineer who can help us grow to the next level as a company. As a starting point for this hands-on position, you’ll need the following background:

  • AAS and/or Certifications in a related discipline such as information technology, computer science, business, or engineering
  • At least two years of experience in IS or IT
  • Experience with Unix/Linux based operating systems
  • Working knowledge of networking and virtual systems
  • Working knowledge of the OSI Model
  • Excellent customer service, organizational, and documentation skills
  • Working knowledge of networking protocols including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, and multicast
  • Working knowledge of application protocols including HTTP, SSL, FTP, SMTP, and LDAP

ABOUT EXTRAHOP

ExtraHop is an enterprise cyber analytics and performance monitoring company helping the world’s leading organizations understand and secure their entire environment from core to edge to cloud. Our breakthrough approach to analytics and machine learning helps our customers investigate threats, ensure the delivery of critical applications, and secure their investment in the cloud, resulting in 95% faster threat detection and reducing unplanned downtime by 86% while providing the best possible customer experience.

ExtraHop is recognized by leading organizations for both its innovation in the market and its commitment to building a world-class team. We’ve been named toWealthfront’s Career-Launching Companies list for the last four years, and JMP Securities put ExtraHop on its2018 Super 70 List as one of the most strategically positioned private companies in the cybersecurity industry. Credit Suisse recognized ExtraHop as a member of its inauguralDisruptive Technology Recognition Program, and SC Media named ExtraHop a2019 Industry Innovator for enterprise network traffic analysis.

With well over $100 million in bookings in 2018, and 10x growth in security, the opportunity with ExtraHop has never been greater. Are you ready to rise above the noise?
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