Glynn Capital
Glynn Capital

SMS Deliverability Specialist (Hub)



Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, October 4, 2023

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SMS Deliverability is a core pillar to our customers’ success in delivering the right messages to the right people at the right time. The SMS Deliverability Specialists provide technical deliverability support to our customers by root causing carrier, vendor, and customer issues and providing solutions to support sending best practices. SMS Deliverability Specialists ensure that Klaviyo customers are always up to date with the most recent sending best practices.

We are looking for an SMS Deliverability Specialist who is excited about providing the best support to customers who are scaling their businesses with Klaviyo by demystifying deliverability and leveraging it as a tool for sustainable growth.

How You'll Make a Difference:

  • Establish and maintain documentation such as delivery best practices and troubleshooting playbooks to support customers in running a successful SMS program
  • Identify and rectify data, process, and technology issues through proactive monitoring of our operations
  • Provide proactive SMS/MMS delivery support to our customers and our internal teams
  • Assist customers with blockers, complaints, and issues with carriers
  • Manage SMS partners to achieve timely resolutions for customers
  • Take an active role in thought leadership through writing blogs, articles, and participating in webinars
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to improve efficiency, process, and performance to accelerate achievement of Klaviyo’s business goals

Who you are…

  • You are curious, willing to dig deep, and have a knack for identifying trends and patterns.
  • You are a strategic thinker who excels in execution, establishing priorities and meeting swift deadlines in a rapidly changing environment.
  • You are proactive and self-motivated to identify and solve problems; you’re comfortable with a high degree of responsibility and autonomy.
  • You’re capable of learning quickly and mastering complicated systems and manual processes.
  • You are persistent in the pursuit of data and answers.
  • You’re empathetic and customer-first.
  • Your attention to detail and accuracy is evident in all that you do.
  • You’re comfortable working independently and with multiple internal teams, as well as building/maintaining relationships with cross functional and geographically dispersed teams and vendors.
  • You are energized by supporting teammates in achieving mutual goals; you have a passion for driving measurable impact in a dynamic environment.
  • You want to help our Sales, Support and Success teams build the path to scale.
  • You strive to communicate brilliantly whether it’s in a meeting, an email, a slide deck, or a spreadsheet.

What you have…

  • 2-3 years or equivalent experience in an operations role at a tech company with a technical product, preferably in the CPaaS space
  • Extensive knowledge of the SMS and MMS deliverability ecosystem and technologies across various sending mechanisms like Alphanumeric Sender IDs, short codes, toll free numbers, etc
  • Comfort and familiarity with managing projects from start to finish, and driving deliverables from other stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills, able to work with, influence and align with multiple stakeholders
  • A desire to be hands-on in your daily work and drive accuracy through personal performance
  • Excel expertise (e.g. vlookup, sumifs, table formulas)
  • Experience modeling complex problems, both conceptually and tactically (spreadsheets, analysis tools, visualization)

What would be a bonus

  • Technical Writing/Blogging and Training Experience
  • Familiarity with Message APIs and interpreting developer documentation

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Get to Know Klaviyo

We’re Klaviyo (pronounced clay-vee-oh). We empower creators to own their destiny by making first-party data accessible and actionable like never before. We see limitless potential for the technology we’re developing to nurture personalized experiences in ecommerce and beyond. To reach our goals, we need our own crew of remarkable creators—ambitious and collaborative teammates who stay focused on our north star: delighting our customers. If you’re ready to do the best work of your career, where you’ll be welcomed as your whole self from day one and supported with generous benefits, we hope you’ll join us.

Upon request, you can receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role. Requests can be submitted here. Additional information regarding benefits can be found at klaviyorewards.com.

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