Monday , May 27 2024

Netflix Careers – Research Team Manager

Website Netflix

Job Description:

Netflix is the leading online video subscription service, reaching hundreds of millions of US and international households. The Netflix customer service network receives hundreds of thousands of questions and reports of issues from subscribers around the world every day. The technical research group is responsible for investigating, troubleshooting, and documenting escalated issue reports. The results of their investigations are delivered to Netflix product engineering teams and are a critical link in maintaining Netflix service reliability for our global subscriber base.

Job Responsibilities:

  • As a Technical Research Team Manager, you are responsible for managing a group of highly skilled technical research analysts in Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Your top priorities will be issue management, crisis management, coaching, mentoring, and leading team members with the ultimate goal of driving improvements in the Netflix product and CS platform through investigation of escalated Netflix issues.

Job Requirements:

  • You will oversee all aspects of the escalation process, systems outage management, support for streaming product development, and working hands-on with these functions as needed
  • You will help provide floor support for new training and process rollouts
  • You will drive ownership and coordinate daily activities and projects, including knowledge base content updates, bug triage prioritization, and customer-facing outage management
  • You will be the primary manager for a team of Technical Research Analysts
  • You will compose documents and reports on your team’s performance and current issues impacting our customers
  • You will be a subject matter expert on all responsibilities maintained by your team of Technical Research Analysts and constantly seek to be current in that knowledge
  • You will drive team performance to expose friction and reliability concerns within the product that also drive pain for customer service
  • You will coach and develop your team to identify areas of focus and opportunity within their performance and our culture
  • You maintain flexibility for schedule changes based on business needs
  • You will analyze metrics and escalation trends to drive improved efficiency and understanding of customer impact
  • You possess strong written and verbal communication skills
  • An inclusive and empathetic leader
  • You have the ability to communicate highly complex issues effectively
  • You thrive in an innovative culture where autonomy is necessary, evolution is inevitable, and strong communication is paramount
  • You have a high level of responsibility, ownership, and accountability
  • You possess a passion for people development in a high-performance environment
  • Able to learn quickly and adjust to rapidly changing environment

Qualification & Experience:

  • You have experience creating, editing, and maintaining knowledge base and/or training documentation
  • You have experience with Google G Suite, JIRA, Confluence, Kibana, Tableau, Zendesk, or similar products
  • At least two years of experience in a technical research or support engineer role helping to determine the root cause of technical issues
  • Previous people management experience working with people from multiple backgrounds and cultures
  • You partner with peers from across the globe to share best practices and encourage mutual development

Job Details:

Company: Netflix

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Functions: Engineering

Job Location: Baton Rouge, LA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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