Manager, Technical Consulting - LinkedIn Learning Solutions

LinkedIn Learning Solutions  |  Dublin, Ireland

Position description

Position at LinkedIn

Manager, Technical Consulting 

Location: Dublin 

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The Manager, Technical Consulting is a key member of the LinkedIn Customer Success Organization, which aims to drive customer success by improving adoption of LinkedIn Learning Solutions products. The Manager, Technical Consulting will manage a team of Technical Consultants, who are the key technical resource for our Enterprise Sales and Customer Success teams throughout the sales cycle and implementation process. The Technical Consultants work closely with our customers’ technical resources and the LinkedIn Learning Solutions CSMs to ensure smooth integrations. As part of this team, this person will work closely with LinkedIn’s Corporate Sales, Product, Engineering and Customer Success teams.

Responsibilities:

  • People Management: providing the team with thought leadership, coaching, mentoring, performance management and vision. Build a strong team through both external hiring and internal talent/skill development.
  • Lead and coordinate global Technical Consulting initiatives to continue advance the mission of the organization and LinkedIn.
  • Develop processes and standards to increase productivity and customer experience
  • Lead a team to manage both internal and customer projects, manage expectations, track progress, identify and drive issue resolution. Identify, understand and integrate the cross functional dependencies.
  • Lead and drive automation and integration solutions for clients and partners, namely around Single Sign On and Learning Management System Integrations
  • Conceptualize and recommend technical solutions to clients tailored to their specific needs.
  • Educate the sales force on technical aspects of Learning Solutions integration capabilities through standards and APIs.
  • Collaborate with marketing, product, and other cross-functional team members to scale the business and validate new products and product enhancements. 

Basic Qualifications:

  • 8+ years’ experience in technical consulting or implementation
  • 3+ years’ experience directly managing a distributed professional services team, consulting services, customer success and/or education services teams.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong preference for 3+ years of experience leading a Technical Consulting/ Solution engineering/ Implementation team to support large enterprise customers
  • Excellent organization, project management and time management skills.
  • Ambitious and driven, thriving in fast-paced and demanding environment.
  • Strong ability to derive insight from data and build actionable strategy based on analysis.
  • Concise communications skills: Able to credibly and compellingly present and debate recommendations with senior leadership
  • High-energy, team-first attitude: Motivated to work hard in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment to help our growing business


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