Customer Support Engineer - West

San Francisco
Customer Operations /
Full-Time /
About Kandji

Kandji is the Apple Device Management and Security Platform. Kandji empowers companies to manage and secure Apple devices in the enterprise and at scale. By centrally securing and managing Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV devices, IT and InfoSec teams can save countless hours of manual, repetitive work with features like one-click compliance templates and more than 150 pre-built automations, apps, and workflows. 

Device Harmony is our vision for tearing down the wall between IT and InfoSec to keep every Apple user secure and productive, using connected intelligence and automation. By choosing a career with Kandji, you will play an integral role in contributing to making our vision a reality. Backed by world-class investors such as Tiger Global, Greycroft, B Capital Group, Okta Ventures, the Spruce House Partnership, and First Round Capital, Kandji has raised over $100+M in capital to date.

Trusted by industry leaders, Kandji’s rapidly growing customer base includes companies like Ramp, Notion, Netskope, Noom, Turo, Groupon, VoxMedia, and more. 

Recognized for its award-winning products, Kandji was recently named the #1 fastest-growing app in Okta’s 2023 Businesses at Work Report and a G2 Best Software 2023 Award Winner for Fastest Growing Products! 

The Opportunity

As a Customer Support Engineer at Kandji, you will be working directly with our customers to make sure they’re happy, productive, and set up for success. To our customers, YOU are Kandji. You’ll also act as the voice of the customer by sharing customer feedback and insights with our product team and reporting issues to our engineers. We pride ourselves on creating world-class experiences for our customers. Our customers rely on Kandji to ensure their Apple devices are managed and secured properly. We want to make sure that if they have questions, that we answer them with the best support interaction possible. Our team's top priority is to make our customers' lives easier and that means we need to ensure their experience using Kandji is reliable and easy.

The ideal candidate must be able to work onsite 3 days a week (Tuesday - Thursday) and shift expectations of 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. PST, in our San Francisco office.

How you will make a difference Day to Day

    • Communicate efficiently and effectively with our customers - we primarily offer support via chat and email, but you'll also have video conferences when the need arises.
    • Own customer communications from initial contact until resolution to make sure our customers are supported every step of the way.
    • Influence support processes and shape the tone of Kandji's customer support on a rapidly growing team that spans multiple time zones.
    • Be an encyclopedia of knowledge about how Kandji works - our customers need help troubleshooting a wide range of issues across Apple hardware, wireless connectivity, and software products, so we need to be ready for anything.
    • Become our customers' best advocate; you’ll funnel customer feedback to our product and engineering teams so we can make sure we’re building features our customers will love.
    • Ensure every customer has a great experience - our tight-knit team prides itself on providing excellent, personalized support, so you’ll need to be able to tailor your communication style to maintain our standard.
    • Work directly with our engineering team to identify current issues and make sure they’re resolved, while keeping our customers informed every step of the way.

Minimum Qualifications

    • 3+ years of work experience in an IT administrator role
    • An excellent understanding of Apple macOS, iOS, and iPadOS.
    • Experience managing Apple specific Mobile Device Management (MDM) solutions.
    • Experience meeting SLAs such as customer satisfaction, initial response, and issue resolution times.
    • Familiarity with shell scripting and the macOS command line; comfortable using Terminal to execute commands or run scripts.
    • Great problem-solving abilities, a curious nature, and a genuine interest in learning new technology in a fast-paced startup.
    • The ability to rapidly switch gears across tools while retaining focus on the bigger picture.
    • Excellent communication and writing skills with the ability to explain complex topics in easy to understand and concise language.
    • Strong emotional intelligence; ability to intuit customer sentiment and match their tone to ensure you communicate in the method they’ll relate to most.
    • Must be able to work onsite 3 days a week (Tuesday - Thursday) and shift expectations of 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. PST, in our San Francisco office.

Nice to haves, but NOT required

    • Experience with support tools and platforms like Salesforce, Zendesk and JIRA.
    • Experience working with Enterprise customers to help resolve complex technical issues.
    • Knowledge and experience setting up and troubleshooting IT equipment like printers, routers, Wi-Fi access points, and Apple devices (Macs, iPhones, iPads).
$85,000 - $115,000 a year
These requirements are for the strongest, ideal candidate.  Even if you do not outperform every bullet point, Kandji encourages you to apply.  We promote a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture and recognize that even the strongest candidates won’t have all desired experiences and qualifications.

Benefits & Perks

 • Competitive salary
 • 100% individual and dependent medical + dental + vision coverage
 • 401(k) with a 4% company match
 • 20 days PTO
 • 14 paid holidays per year
 • 10 health and wellness days per year
 • Kandji Wellness Week Off July 1 - July 5, 2024
 • Equity for full-time employees
 • 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents
 • Paid Family and Medical Leave
 • Modern Health - Mental Health Benefits - Individual and Dependents
 • Monthly Utilities stipend
 • Gym Membership
 • Lunch 3 Days/Week
 • Exciting opportunities for career growth
 • An outstanding, inclusive culture

We are excited to be serving a significant need for a fast-growing market, and are proud of the high-performing team we have brought together so far. If you’re someone who wants to engage in new, exciting projects that will challenge your skills in the best way possible, we would love to connect with you.

At Kandji we believe in fostering an inclusive environment in which employees feel encouraged to share their unique perspectives, leverage their strengths, and act authentically. We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those from all backgrounds and varying experiences.

Kandji is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability, protected veteran or military status or any other status protected by applicable law.