Technical Support Specialist

About Whisker Labs

We’re on a mission to save lives and property, leading the next wave in smart home technology and fire prevention with Ting. This intelligent sensor and concierge service monitors a home’s electrical network to detect electrical hazards that often lead to the most devastating and catastrophic fires. While on the job preventing fires inside a home, Ting also helps monitor the electrical grid, contributing to increased community fire safety and reduced environmental impact that comes with fire reduction. We’re steadfastly addressing the long-underserved realm of electrical fire prevention with leading-edge technology and embarking on the next stage of our growth. Visit for more information.

About the Role:

As a startup, we all wear several hats and are focused on execution and embrace our unifying characteristics: we have a critical mission, we have a front-line obsession, and we execute with an owner’s mindset. This role is no different.

The Operations Support Specialist will report to the Customer Care Supervisor and help support and execute on technical issues and other operational tasks and responsibilities. You’ll be joining a small and experienced team of business leaders, software engineers, and data scientists seeking to make the world a safer and more efficient place. Come join us!

Job Duties:

  • Provide support to Ting customers by phone and email
  • Create and maintain clear, concise, and accurate documentation for internal and external use
  • Act as liaison to ensure smooth operations and service delivery to all customers and partners
  • Identify, report, and document technical issues to help isolate and resolve issues in a timely manner
  • Support the Engineering team with testing software and hardware
  • Troubleshoot issues down to the root cause
  • Perform other duties as required


  • Associates Degree or valid (up-to-date) certification in a related field
  • 2 years of work experience in a technical support or customer support role
  • A willingness and ability to participate as a member of a team in a rotating schedule, including nights, weekends, and holidays

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary + equity
  • Freedom – ability to make, own and carry out decisions
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance

Whisker Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Whisker Labs maintains a drug-free workplace and performs post-employment/ pre-employment drug testing and various background checks. Please note that, depending on the specific position applied for, you may be required to pass additional job-related medical tests, background checks, and/or other requirements.