Customer Support Representative
Remote, OR, USA
Based in San Francisco, Aurora Solar is a fast-growing Series B company focused on building a clean energy future for all. Aurora makes the software that is enabling society to transition to a world powered by solar power. We want every solar installation in the world to pass through our software, which has already been used to design millions of solar projects. Named “Top 50 Tech Companies to Watch in 2020” by BuiltInSF.com and awarded #1 Solar Software platform by Solar Power World, Aurora is disrupting the energy industry and changing the course of history. We are experiencing hockey stick growth and are looking for A-players to come join and accelerate the fun.
We are looking for a motivated and detail-oriented person interested in joining an organization that is making a meaningful difference in the world. Aurora’s Support team helps our clients design and sell solar by helping them find the value in our platform, addressing their inquiries, and engaging in educational outreach.
As a Customer Support Representative at Aurora Solar, you will ensure all our customers are set up for success by answering product questions, providing best practices and assisting the customer with any technical hurdles that may arise. You will also influence our product design and direction by relaying customer requests back to Aurora’s Engineering and Management teams. If you enjoy working with people, and geek out about the technical and business aspects of the solar industry, we would love to hear from you!
We are a diverse team based in San Francisco, passionate about advancing the growth of solar energy. If you are looking for a stimulating and fulfilling role, come join us!
What you'll do
- Reply to inbound customer inquiries and questions through various channels including chat, email, phone, and virtual meetings
- Identify, troubleshoot, and escalate bugs to the development team using standardized escalation paths
- Contribute to internal and client-facing documentation
- Work closely with sales, product, engineering and marketing teams to aid with various initiatives that impact our customers
- Assist customers with making updates to their accounts including billing and payment method updates
- Identify opportunities to increase customer usage and take action on implementing these steps, or escalating to the appropriate member to do so
What we value
- BA/BS degree in a relevant discipline
- Excellent written, chat, and verbal communication skills
- Exceptional troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
- 2 years or more of relevant experience in a customer support role or other technical, client-facing position
- Demonstrated interest in solar technology
- Experience building out and managing a support style-guide
- Passion for improving procedures, documentation, and efficiency
- Knowledge of JIRA or ZenDesk
- Experience in a startup environment
- Bilingual in Spanish a plus
- Knowledge of solar finance options is a plus
Thank you for your interest in Aurora Solar. Currently, our interview process is taking longer than usual as we navigate the new normal of COVID-19. We appreciate your patience and look forward to connecting with you soon.
Aurora is dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive workforce of people who believe in and are passionate about creating a future of solar energy for all. We are an equal opportunity employer, we welcome and consider qualified applicants regardless of gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other differences. We encourage you to apply even if you believe that you do not meet all of the above criteria!
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