Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions. We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We're always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on Linkedin, Twitter and on our Blog.
About the Position
We are looking for a Customer Support Manager to join our growing team in our Irvine, CA office. As a CS Manager on the Twitch Support team, you will need a broad skill set to be successful. Not only will you be directly responsible for supporting the wide variety of Twitch users, while ensuring they have the best possible experience, but you will also spend time working with product and engineering teams to share customer feedback and insights to help us continue building the best possible platform and services for our community.
As a CS Manager, you will lead a team of 8 - 10 CS Representatives to success, review and resolve support requests utilizing a variety of software tools to navigate user accounts; research and review policies, as well as communicate effective solutions to our community in a fun and dynamic environment. You're able to do all of this because of your strong leadership presence, analytical problem-solving abilities, and openly collaborative nature. Twitch has a positive, diverse, and supportive culture- Our global team is constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to better the Twitch community and connect in meaningful ways.
* Immerse yourself into the culture of Twitch, the video game industry, and our expanding repertoire of content
* Active role in the development of your team; you'll set existing team members up for success and career growth within Twitch, which includes interviewing, hiring, and training
* Guide your team to upholding service level agreements set by Twitch Customer Experience leadership
* Maintain a positive, customer focused attitude at all times
* Identifying customer needs and communicating them to the relevant teams
* Work closely with product teams and other cross-functional stakeholders to monitor performance of products and services while providing data-driven guidance to drive improvements to the overall Twitch community experience
* Maintain constant communication with Developers and Engineers to assist in identifying, investigating, and resolving user-affecting bugs and issues with the various Twitch Applications.
* Uphold company values and nurture a fun and upbeat work atmosphere for your team
* 3+ years of proven team leadership experience
* 5+ years in customer support, tech support, or moderating content for a web-based application
* College degree OR related technical training OR equivalent professional experience
* Deep knowledge of Twitch platform, either as a broadcaster, or experience developing on Twitch
* Experience using analytics to drive strategic and operational decisions
* Proficiency in Salesforce or comparable CRM, JIRA, GSuite, GitHub, Slack, and various broadcasting software
* Knowledge of Twitch clients and applications (Desktop, mobile, console, TV)
* Written and verbal fluency of non-English language(s). Please list skill levels of applicable language(s) in your resume
* Familiarity of CurseForge or moddable video games
* Experience in QA and/or QE a plus
* Experience as a broadcaster on Twitch
* Capable of distinguishing a dank meme from a regular meme
* Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
* Maternity & Parental Leave
* Flexible PTO
* Commuter Benefits
* Amazon Employee Discount
* Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)
* Breakfast & Lunch Served Daily
* Free Snacks & Beverages
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Twitch is a company that develops a social video platform and community for gamers, video game culture, and the creative arts.