Customer Support - Systems Specialist

Keystone Systems is looking for friendly, outgoing, team-oriented individuals to join our Customer Support team. The primary responsibility of this position is to provide on-going support to customers of our software application. The software is a database system to help libraries automate their operations. In addition to providing customer support, our support staff also are involved in project implementation and training new customers. As a result, experience in training (particularly in creating webinar-style sessions) is of particular interest.

Applicants must have excellent communication skills, be well organized, and be a self-starter. All team members must work well with others and accept responsibility to see the job through to completion.

Requirements:
• Previous customer support experience.
• Proven analytical and technical troubleshooting experience.
• Strong commitment to service.
• Ability to work independently.
• Ability to work with customers with varying levels of technical expertise.
• Ability to handle periodic on-call duty.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Desirable elements: (certain to catch our attention)
• MLS, MSLS, or MSIS
• Experience with creating and recording webinar-style presentations.
• Work experience in a library setting.
• Experience with Accessibility, Section 508, and/or Adaptive Technology.
• Experience with creating course plans and/or training materials.
• Experience in a classroom setting or with public speaking.
• Knowledge of library automation systems.

Primary duties and responsibilities are:
• Provide telephone and e-mail support for KLAS (Keystone Library Automation System).
• Troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve issues reported by customers.
• Consulting and training for new installations. Likely to include some travel (generally far less than 25%, in peak times could approach 50% over a month or two).
• Application testing.
• Communicating application issues to software development team – both issues from customers as well as issues identified in testing.

Duties may include:
• Participate in on-going system design.
• Working with development team on automation system requirements and specifications.
• Systems design review.
• End user documentation.

This is a full time position. No contract work and no telecommuting.

A cover letter must accompany your resume to ensure full consideration.

For immediate consideration, please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it using MS-Word or PDF for attached files, and a subject line of "Customer Support Specialist."

Or send hardcopy resume and cover letter to:
James Burts, Executive VP
Keystone Systems, Inc.
8016 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 200 
Raleigh, NC 27612

No phone calls please.

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