Overview

You will join our team as the first dedicated Support Engineer. You’ll be a pivotal part in the development of key customer relationships and serve as the technical contact between Chromatic and our users.

The focus of this role will be addressing customer tickets in real-time, which come in through our website. Your main job will be to ensure satisfaction of our customers through thoughtful replies and technical debugging. You will be critical in helping our customers achieve success with Chromatic and in driving the growth of the company.

Responsibilities

  • Provide customers of all sizes — startup to enterprise — with technical guidance on using Chromatic and integrating all core features (review, testing, hosting) into their workflow
  • Monitor our Intercom support queue to quicken the speed at which customers receive assistance; escalate questions to relevant departments when appropriate
  • Develop ad-hoc documentation to help team members respond to frequently asked questions
  • File bugs, troubleshoot issues, and work with others to provide a world-class customer experience
  • Serve as our customer’s voice by working closely with the Product Team to find areas of improvement within our product
  • Partner with Customer Success Managers to ensure that customers have a positive experience implementing, learning, and using Chromatic

Requirements

  • 1 to 3 years of direct customer experience helping customers with technical problems
  • Familiarity with the developer workflow and an intermediate understanding of frontend web development
  • Experience working in the frontend space and familiarity with at least one JS framework (React, Vue, Angular, Svelte, Next.js); direct experience with Storybook or Chromatic is a plus
  • Strong written communication skills and a demonstrated ability to explain complex topics and issues via online chat
  • Organized, dependable, and able to manage multiple relationships and projects across accounts
  • Naturally curious — willing to learn new tools and experiment with various solutions to debug and troubleshoot
  • A genuine interest in, and passion for, delivering top-notch solutions

Why work here?

 Build the tools behind the biggest sites. Our products help companies develop UIs for hundreds of millions of people.

 Work with brilliant frontend people who helped create core frontend tech for thousands of companies from Airbnb to Zenefits. Three times. In a row. Meteor, Apollo GraphQL, and now Storybook. Learn more

 Have a big impact and learn a ton by working across open source, cloud services, and developer experience. You’ll ship products you can be proud of.

 Now is the best time to join. Storybook is one of the fastest growing open source projects with wide adoption. We’re profitable and scaling quickly with customers like Shopify, Adobe, and BBC.

Values

  • Be respectful
  • Take pride in the work
  • Invest in each other
  • Inspire others to grow
  • Outcome over ego
  • Don’t overthink it
  • This is supposed to be fun

Benefits

  • Work from anywhere
  • Annual retreats
  • Health benefits for you and yours
  • Parent and family-friendly
  • Monthly wellness stipend
  • Home office setup stipend
  • Learning stipend
  • Coworking travel stipend
  • Unlimited vacation
  • 401(k)

Everyone talks to customers

The best way to serve customers is to talk to them. We schedule one day a week for you to get to know our users first-hand. You’ll learn about their challenges, answer questions, implement improvements, and support their success.