View Full Version : Job Posting: Technical Support Engineer at Zmanda

January 6th, 2009, 12:46 PM
Zmanda is looking to hire a technical support engineer to support its community and customers. A description is attached below. Please email me:
tk at zmanda dot com directly with any questions.


VP, Support and Services
Zmanda Inc.

Technical Support Engineer

The Technical support engineer will be responsible for providing first
and second level support to Zmanda customers and community.
Candidate must have a passion to provide the best in class service to customers.

Preferred Location: Sunnyvale, CA. Candidate will be expected to work in Eastern Time Zone.


* Answer Amanda backup and MySQL Backup software questions over
phone, email, IM, mailing lists and forums.
* Document Zmanda Product solutions in the Knowledgebase.
* Integrate and test various Amanda solutions to meet customer
* Participate in product testing prior to product release
* Maintain good records in Customer support tracking tool
* Provide pre-sales technical support on a as needed basis
* Develop and Review training and tutorial content.
* Be on call for customer problems after hours and weekends.


* Minimum 2+ years experience required in a customer support role.
* Strong technical problem solving skills.
* Good Unix and Windows System administration skills.
* Good working knowledge of Databases (Oracle, MySQL, etc) desired
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* Knowledge of Open Source software required.
* Team player.
* Ability to balance customer requirements and company goals.
* Experience with backup and recovery software and practices
strongly desired.
* Ability to work in fast paced and dynamic work environment.
* Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Equivalent.