Customer Support Agent - Software Support - GoodHire #196


  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Technical/Customer Support
  • Post Date: 03/30/2021
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  • Company Address: 555 Twin Dolphin Drive Suite 200, Redwood City, CA, 94065

About Inflection

Inflection delivers powerful, fair, and reliable screening products to empower companies to make better and faster people decisions about who they should hire, who they should trust, and to whom they should grant access.

Job Description

At Inflection, our mission is to build trust by harnessing the power of data. To achieve our ambitious goals, we’re growing a diverse and inclusive team of collaborative, adaptable, hard-working people who are passionate about solving problems and achieving success. We’re dedicated to fostering a company culture that’s inclusive, engaging, supportive, and offers a place where employees can grow and thrive.
Our top rated software platform, GoodHire, is a leading provider of background checks, serving more than 80,000 organizations of all sizes. The business is growing rapidly and our Customer Support team is growing with it. As a GoodHire Customer Support Agent, you’ll play a vital role in delivering a great customer experience. You’ll handle all facets of the pre-employment background screening process via phone, email, and chat. 
This is a full-time work-from-home opportunity with exceptional benefits. The base pay is $15/hr, with additional earning potential up to $350/month for meeting attainable metrics (16.50+ an hour average!) In addition, the first 4 weeks are paid virtual on-the-job training, from your home office! Training starts Friday, April 23rd, and will be held on weekdays from 9:30a - 6:00p EST / 6:30a - 3:00p PST.
Remote Shifts Available After Training: 
Monday - Friday 5:00 - 1:30 pm PST / 7:00 - 3:30 pm CST / 8:00 - 4:30 pm EST 
Monday - Friday 6:00 - 2:30 pm PST / 8:00 - 4:30 pm CST / 9:00 - 5:30 pm EST 
Monday - Friday 6:30 - 3:00 pm PST / 8:30 - 5:00 pm CST / 9:30 - 6:00 pm EST
Monday - Friday 8:00 - 4:30 pm PST / 9:00 - 5:30 pm CST / 10:00 - 6:30 pm EST
Monday - Friday 8:30 - 5:00 pm PST / 10:30 - 7:00 pm CST / 11:30 - 8:00 pm EST 
Job Duties: Our Customer Support Agents quickly adapt to customer needs to deliver a world-class support experience through creative problem solving and a thorough knowledge of how GoodHire Background Screens work.


    • Partner with our customers to effectively resolve issues through phone, email, and chat
    • Answer how-to questions and help customers navigate a variety of tools within GoodHire
    • Diagnose issues and advocate for our customers by engaging with our product and engineering teams 
    • Collaborate with internal teams and account owners to identify existing customers' opportunities to use self-help to solve issues and answer questions
    • Show composure, resilience, and flexibility as customer needs evolve


    • Care deeply, genuinely, and passionately about providing a world-class customer experience
    • Are naturally empathetic and articulate their thoughts well
    • Have a clear, professional, and informative communication style
    • Find creative problem solving fulfilling & challenging
    • Are self motivated & eager to learn
    • Thrive in a dynamic & collaborative environment and are comfortable with ambiguity
    • Are open to learning and practicing new processes, communicating new ideas, and committing to the best end result


    • Minimum 2 years customer and / or technical support experience
    • At least six months working in a business office environment is preferred
    • Strong desire to work to your greatest potential and provide excellent customer support
    • Self-motivated 
    • Ability to maintain standards of adherence and metric goals
    • A strong command of the English language; both written and verbal. Strong proficiency with the Internet and keyboarding skills. 40 WPM typing is highly preferred
    • Ability to multitask, organize, and prioritize in a fast paced environment
    • Ability to communicate effectively via phone by utilizing active listening skills combined with clear communication to both customers and data providers
    • Ability to communicate effectively via email while using proper grammar and punctuation


    • Internet access with at least 25 mbps download speed, and 5 mbps upload speed (10 mbps upload speed required for family households)
    • Inflection will provide the computer, monitors, keyboard, and mouse
    • Inflection will subsidize a portion of your Internet expense
    • Ability to set-up Inflection computer equipment, and connect it to the Internet via ethernet cable preferred 
    • Ability to work in a dedicated space with lockable doors and minimal distractions


    • Some experience in HR, banking, or insurance environments with customer interaction is preferred
    • Strong proficiency with the Internet, including the ability to perform searches 
    • Experience with email and voice contacts
    • Strong typing skills and ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
    • A focus on actions and results. Tracking of various actions may be required to assist with trending of customer feedback
    • Experience with being held to metrics and maintaining a high standard of work is preferred
    • Direct work experience in dealing with challenging customers and delivering complex messages that address company needs is highly preferred


    • Innovative products that customers love
    • Competitive compensation including stock options
    • Comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental coverage, 401K, and life insurance
    • Track record of promoting and hiring internally
    • Fast paced environment with big opportunities for impact
    • Learning & Development funds to enhance and learn new skills
    • Diversity and Inclusion program
    • 3 paid days per year to volunteer with nonprofit organizations of your choosing
    • Ability to dress casually and work from the comfort of your home
    • Stipend for home Internet and office furniture needs
We don’t want to just be good at what we do; we want to be good for the world. We’ve met rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. We care about all stakeholders, including customers, employees, and the community.

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.