IBM seeks to hire a IBM Bigfix Accelerated Value Program Leader/Specialist for the worldwide Accelerated Value Program (AVP). AVP offers its software customers the highest level of service and support for their Software Group (SWG) software by building close relationships and a demonstrated understanding of a customer's IT environment, business drivers, and competitive needs. This individual will be the primary focal for IBM related questions, issues and troubleshooting regarding IBM Bigfix and is expected to be a product expert in most areas of the IBM Bigfix product.
The candidate must have demonstrated people management skills, the ability to work with a group of peers, be capable of leading a driven team spread across multiple IBM and client sites. The candidate must also have customer satisfaction as their driving influence and have a technical support background.
This position requires knowledge of the IBM Software Group and Security portfolio, support process and be able to become technically skilled specifically in the IBM Bigfix (IEM) product.
The candidate must have proven written and verbal communication skills, make a positive impact on morale and climate, as well as demonstrate flexibility, adaptability, and ownership.
Must be able to respond to our goals and customer needs with a sense of urgency. Complex project management, cross-organization negotiations, and multi-tasking are required on a daily basis.
Demonstrated skills in communication, taking initiative, negotiation, software technical background, critical situation management, client facing, business acumen, driving optimal results for clients and IBM are required.
Demonstrated ability to develop a conceptual understanding of client business objectives and drivers and how these might be best addressed by IBM Software and strategic solutions including social, mobile, analytics, and cloud.
Demonstrate and ability to provide proactive support within the IBM Bigfix product and escalate to other technical staff when needed (Product Management, Development, L3 Support)
The individual will have a flexible schedule to accommodate ad-hoc requests to support nights and weeks (not common)
Provide the customer with best practices during implementation and life cycle of the IBM Bigfix platform.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
IBM Bigfix - 2years
Previous customer technical support skills
Proficient in BigFix Session Relevance, BigFix Client Relevance and BigFix Action Script
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
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