Head of Support - The open-source & collaborative IPS

Head of Support

Experience required 3 years minimum
Location France or abroad (max time zone difference CET +/- 2 hours)
Work from homeYes, the company functions in full-remote mode
LanguagesMinimum: English C1
Preferable: English C2
SkillsService-oriented team player, creative, very responsive, communication master, you think long term and love to automate most tasks.
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PlusYou can prove meaningful expertise in structuring and organizing the support function.

Missions

  • Work hand-to-hand with the core/web teams to organize user support
  • Create a self-service dynamic around the FOSS components (ie. FAQ bots)
  • Create and nurture a knowledge database for the FOSS components
  • Help to industrialize and automate support prioritization (ie. Github issues, PRs)
  • Provide feedback to the core and web teams based on user’s issues for continuous self-improvement dynamic
  • Provide support to partners/professional partners
  • Interface between dev teams and users to ensure swift resolution of issues
  • Partake and moderate technical/support discussions on discord, discourse and Reddit

Who we are

CrowdSec is a cybersecurity editor with a human-sized team of experts in their fields. We work remotely since day 1. Our software is used in more than 150 countries worldwide by thousands of users and we intend to get millions of them. By providing collaborative security tools, we will protect everyone. We are animated by a mission: making the Internet a safer place, all together.

What we are up to

Our mission is to deter opportunist and organized Cybercrime, through an Internet-scale, real-time, security network. This network is powered by thousands of users, sharing with one another the aggression they blocked with our open-source software. By coupling this local behavior analysis and sharing its findings within our community, we create a Crowd-Sourced Cyber Threat Intelligence of unprecedented magnitude, that will counter the vast majority of technical hacks.

What you get

Rewarding salary, stock options, eye-opening behind-the-curtain adventure in the field of cyber security, experience sharing with repeat entrepreneurs, and a job with a greater purpose. Good chances you could be part of an industry-defining adventure, in its early days.

The role at a glance

We are looking for an autonomous, English-speaking person to join the team and help us organize and nurture technical support around our open-source software suite.

Our community is growing at a great pace with people from all over the world. We are looking for a support role that will help us improve the user experience and journey. The role is mostly technical and detail-oriented.

You will be CrowdSec’s main interface between the development teams and the community. Your role, besides providing technical support to the community and partners, will be to create and organize knowledge around the software to permanently improve users’ autonomy and overall journey. 

You will interact with the community and the development team, either to solve complex problems faced by users, but as well to funnel and structure user feedback to help permanently improve the software.

Knowledge of the Linux ecosystem is mandatory as you’re expected to support admins around the world. Experience in programming and cyber security is a plus. Excellent written and spoken English are mandatory, passion for open-source is compulsory.

At CrowdSec, our priority is to deliver great, robust, and versatile open-source software to offer digital protection to the greatest number. Our community is our greatest strength and by growing it, we will outnumber hackers. Are you in to tackle the biggest challenge of this decade? Come & apply!

Come & apply by submitting your CV (mandatory) and cover letter (optional) here.