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Escalation Manager

Location: Austin, Texas US


Job Number: 27410

Position Title: Escalation Manager

External Description:

Escalation Managers work closely with both the customer and Informatica parties to make sure problems and success criteria are clearly understood, that there is a well-defined action plan to achieve success and that communications are clear and predictable.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

• Ensures all accountable parties execute on success plan activity and that all stakeholders receive updates pertinent to their level of involvement.
• Serves as the single point of contact for global teams on escalated issues.
• Takes an ownership role on escalating critical customer issues and help drive through resolution.
• Tracks/analyzes trends and create reports on escalated issues.
• Assists global teams in troubleshooting and defining action plans to bring support issues to resolution.
• Ensures the customer’s voice is heard throughout the support process.
• Provides regular updates to internal and external stakeholders as well as executive leadership.
• Set correct expectations and drives relief and resolution through effective communication.
• Monitors progress of incidents and works with Product Management and R&D teams to ensure appropriate resources have been allocated and that resources are effectively working on the issue.
• Identifies areas of improvement in relation to Informatica products.
• Collaborates with the Global Escalation Management team to ensure process alignment and best practice refinement.
• Reviews root cause of escalations and works with appropriate teams to ensure continuous improvements of Informatica products and services.
• Creates and maintains lines of communication with internal resources (Sales, Professional Services, Support, and R&D).

Knowledge & Skills

• Seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of area of specialization who resolves wide ranges of issues in creative ways.  
• This is the fully qualified, career oriented, journey level position.
• Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
• Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
• Expands skills and practical knowledge by routinely working with experts in the field and outside of immediate team/area/segment.
• Proven customer facing project or escalation management experience.
• Software industry experience and strong familiarity with newer technical trends such as Software as a Service and Big Data.
• Understanding of Data Management in general, to include data warehousing, master data management, and data quality.

Education & Experience

• BA/BS or higher educational background is preferred. 
• Minimum 5+ years of relevant professional experience.
• Computer Science related study is preferred.


City: Austin

State: Texas

Alternative Location(s) :

Community / Marketing Title: Escalation Manager

Company Profile:

At Informatica, We “DATA”. We Do Good, Act As One Team, Think Customer First, and Aspire For The Future. Informatica enables companies to unleash the power of data to become more agile, realize new growth opportunities, lead to new inventions resulting in intelligent market disruptions.

A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader, including amazing, energetic team members; a globally diverse workplace; and a company dedicated to your success, growth and advancement.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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Travel Requirement: Limited

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