Technical Support Engineer



Minato City, Tokyo, Japan

Posted 14 days ago

What you get to do in this role:  

In this role, the support engineer will resolve technical cases created by customers looking for help to understand or troubleshoot unexpected behaviors or to answer technical questions about the ServiceNow software and platform.

A successful candidate will be committed to providing amazing customer support experiences, using skills that include building trust, showing empathy and excellent communication to answer customer questions and resolve issues through various technologies including web, chat, email, case updates, as well as direct telephone support.

Understanding the ServiceNow platform and all core functionalities will be essential while employing various diagnostic tools to isolate the potential cause of the issue. The engineer is expected to diligently manage and resolve challenging issues assigned to them but may need to coordinate assistance from additional teams for more complex cases. As such, creative problem solving, a... collaborative nature and flexibility will be key to your success.

Lastly, support engineers also play a key role in providing input across business units regarding process and product improvements due to their unique perspective when working on technical issues for customers.

To be successful in this role you have:

  • Valid legal authorization to work in Japan
  • Business level fluency in both Japanese and English
  • 2+ years Technical Support experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot difficult technical issues with ease and complexity, and explain the solution in an accurate and concise manner

Desired Skills

Having knowledge in one or more of following technical domains would be a big plus.

  • Ability to read basic Java/JavaScript code
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g. MySQL, Oracle)
  • Linux and/or UNIX experience
  • Working knowledge of the components in a web applications stac
  • Authentication / authorization / security: LDAP/Active Directory, SSO, MFA or other authentication or user management systems (e.g. Azure AD, Okta. SAML, SiteMinder).
  • JavaScript and advanced MySQL or Oracle experience.
  • Dynamic HTML components: AJAX, JavaScript, AngularJS, Jelly, CSS, XML, HTML, XHTML.
  • Computer Networking: TCP/IP, HTTP, SNMP, MIBs/OIDs, concepts of firewall, load balancer
  • Experience with ServiceNow ITOM and ITAM products (CMDB & Asset Management, Orchestration, Discovery, Mid Server, Service Mapping).

ServiceNow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or nationality, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status or any other category protected by law.

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