Technical Support Engineer NSG

Makati City, National Capital Region (NCR), PH, 1225

Technical Support

Sophos Overview – Cybersecurity Evolved 
Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by threat intelligence, AI and machine learning from SophosLabs and SophosAI, Sophos delivers a broad portfolio of advanced products and services to secure users, networks and endpoints against ransomware, malware, exploits, phishing and the wide range of other cyberattacks. Sophos provides a single integrated cloud-based management console, Sophos Central – the centerpiece of an adaptive cybersecurity ecosystem that features a centralized data lake that leverages a rich set of open APIs available to customers, partners, developers, and other cybersecurity vendors. Sophos sells its products and services through reseller partners and managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K. More information is available at www.sophos.com.



Job Purpose

As a Technical Support Engineer, you will have the opportunity to support our customers and learn cutting edge technologies in the dynamic software security space.

Main Duties

•    Participation in departmental projects / product launch / Beta
•    Record all activity in the department’s call logging system, updating cases within SLAs, so that progress can be tracked with each customer’s incident, viewed via the customer portal, and reports generated for high profile customers
•    Escalation notes – detailed description of all work conducted up to the point of escalation, clear replication steps and logical direction of analysis in line with Global Escalation Support (GES) requirements
•    Full replication of customer environment & issue where possible
•    Creating / validation of online help content (articles, community posts, etc.) to document previously unknown solutions and help a large group of customers
•    Actively contributing to the development of new or changed processes and procedures
•    Use and create knowledgebase articles in line with departmental best practice based on new product information, support incidents, and/or common or critical issues
•    Inspiring confidence while leading customers through the steps to resolve issues via phone, chat and email
•    Provide mentoring to Level 1 teams and peers for support questions and training purposes
•    Provide training courses to support personnel as required using established material as well as creating new materials.
•    Ownership of all escalated case until closure
•    Participate and lead technical conference calls with GES and csutomers
•    Priority handling of Sales Escalations
•    Timely escalation of cases
•    Proactive monitoring and facilitation of support queues and case escalations

Skills & Experience

•    Having the ability to manage multiple priorities within a fast-paced environment
•    Proactive and willingness to take on additional responsibility
•    Ability to work with complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires review Sophos Diagnostics Utility (SDU/ Wireshark/Event Logs)
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills




Equal Opportunities
Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.
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At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.

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