VMware SalesForce (SFDC) Senior Support Specialist in Heredia, Costa Rica

VMware is currently looking for a SalesForce (SFDC) Senior Support Specialist to join our team in Costa Rica.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide mentorship to new/junior team members

  • Assist with identifying potential process improvements and potential long term fixes.

  • Help the team to build knowledge base by creating Solutions

Domain Expertize in All Functional area for respective application:

o (SFDC - CRM OR PRM OR Marketing)

  • Triage and resolve support cases within SLAs.

  • Collaborate with IT, Business and Solution Architects to resolve system integration or code-related fixes.

  • Communicate and set targeted resolution time frame to business users.

  • Lead and facilitate training sessions within the team/business users.

  • Take complete ownership of assigned activities e.g. Application Support Lead, Change Request Management, Roadmap Projects etc.

  • Engage with Business to understand the business processes and impact of the Apps in their ecosystem.

  • Work closely with BAS project team to develop post deployment plan/support plans.

  • Participate in discussions with the business on Identifying root cause of issues - process gaps, user training or process re-engineering or demand / needs and priorities.

  • Collect, assimilate and Document requirements for future application enhancements.


  • Desired 8+ years’ experience in Application Support

  • Hands on experience in Salesforce.com (SFDC) and MS Office tools.

  • Attention to detail and strong personal organizational skills and able to work in fast, paced, high volume environment.

  • Proven ability to provide guidance and make decisions that require judgment and consideration of possible impacts.

  • Experience on task prioritization, workload and escalation management.

  • Ability to create reports and dashboards.

  • Experienced in a support environment: support process, escalation protocol, and adherence to SLA (service level agreement).

  • Experience in working with the vendors.

  • Experience in working in Support Projects.

  • Demonstrated process management, testing and document control skills.

Technical Skills:

  • Intermediate / Advanced - Excel

  • Intermediate / Advanced - PPT

Additional Skills:

  • Great Communication Skills - written & verbal

  • Facilitate cross functional / GEO´s engagement

  • Good Interpretation Skills

  • Collaboration / Inter-personal skills

  • Analytical Skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Problem Solving skills

  • Ability to Multi-task

  • Planning / Organizing Skills

  • Decision Making ability

  • Influencing Skills

Technical Certifications:

  • ITIL (Preferred), CompTIA A+, COBIT, PMP are desired.

  • SFDC Admin Certification is preferred for SFDC Application Support Role.

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