Technical Support Agent - Pasadena, CA

Office: Ableton Inc. / USA / Pasadena
Schedule: Full-time

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Your mission

Ableton is looking for a new Technical Support Agent in our office in Pasadena, CA.  You’ll join a diverse team – many of which are musicians and Live users. Your job will be to provide attentive, friendly and flexible customer support. This requires self-motivation, the ability to look at issues from a customer's perspective and an interest in improving the overall user experience.  We're looking for someone with background in customer support who understands customer's needs and motivations, along with a working knowledge of Ableton products and a broader range of music technology.

Your role

You provide top quality customer support in this role. Your knowledge of Ableton products and ability to communicate solutions keeps our users happily making music. You are always looking for ways to improve the customer experience, and you help make these a reality.

Your tasks

  • Answering customer inquiries via phone and email
  • Providing customer assistance with technical issues and usability questions
  • Filing, tracking, and gathering information about technical issues
  • Assisting with maintenance and updates to self-service resources for Ableton’s customers
  • Distributing customer feedback to Ableton teams and project managers
  • Collaborating with other Ableton teams to create the best customer experience

Your profile

  • Compassionate and adaptable customer service mentality
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Adaptable and responsive to feedback
  • Self-motivated, solution-oriented working habits
  • Comfortable working in a team environment
  • Experience troubleshooting hardware and software issues
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Proficiency with Windows and macOS platforms
  • Moderate technical knowledge of Ableton products

What would make you stand out

  • Experience offering customer service via phone, email, chat, or other mediums
  • Fluency in Spanish
  • Deep knowledge of advanced techniques using Live and Push
  • Familiarity with the current audio hardware and software landscape
  • Proficiency programming in Max/MSP or other programming languages
  • Beta testing experience (other than Ableton Live)

Your application

If you like the sound of this role, please send us your resume, and a cover letter (outlining why you want to join the Ableton team). Please also let us know when you could potentially start and your preferred salary. Thank you for your interest!

About Ableton

Here at Ableton, we come from a wide range of cultural and professional backgrounds. What connects us is the shared belief that each of us has the skills and knowledge to contribute to something big: helping to shape the future of music culture.

We’re passionate about what we do, and equally as passionate about improving who we are. We work hard to foster an environment in which people can grow both personally and professionally. We believe that diverse groups of people make better teams. We’re committed to increasing diversity in our workplace and providing equal opportunity throughout our recruitment process.

With us, you’ll work in a relaxed but dynamic environment, surrounded by people who love music and technology. You’ll be creatively challenged, encouraged to develop and improve, and you’ll become part of an expanding, diverse company.

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