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IBM Technical Account Manager in DALLAS, Texas


At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Who We Are...

The Technical Account Manager (TAM) is the relationship manager and customer advocate for a defined group of customer accounts. Technical account managers develop a consistent long-term partnership with customers to ensure customers remain successful, and realize the full value of their investment at IBM. The TAM can operate under minimal supervision with a wide latitude for independent actions and completes all duties as assigned. Our team supports IBM's top tier, premium customer accounts; and drives solutioning and resolution to maintain and grow those relationships.

Your Role on Our Team...

You will act as the primary point of contact and accountability for a rapidly growing base of enterprise customers within the Cloud and Managed Services business line. Understanding the short and long-term business goals and objectives of each customer as they relate to IBM, you'll enable the achievement of those goals and objectives using IBM’s wide array of technical services and solutions. The TAM will also be the voice of the customer and facilitate the resolution of customer issues through coordination of efforts among IBM’s internal organizations (Technical Support, Network Operations, Systems Engineering, Product Development, Product Management, Sales and Executive Leadership). To maintain an overall Health report on each client considering cases, escalations, outages and NPS scores, you'll provide proactive guidance, planning and recommendations for the overall health of the account.

Other responsibilities include...

  • Proactively analyze tickets and interactions to determine and deliver training needs.

  • Perform QBRs with customers (onsite and remotely) to review service levels, metrics and customer environment performance.

  • Keep the customer informed of key IBM information that may be critical to their success (e.g. product roadmaps, new product releases, customer events, or organizational changes)IWDusa20 IWD2020

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 3+ years' experience in technical service/relationship management

  • 3+ years' experience managing priority/top accounts in technology industry

  • 3+ years' experience in client facing role or professional consulting role

  • Understanding of System administration/network layouts mid/large IT environments

  • Fundamental knowledge/overview of industry Cloud technologies

  • Project management experience

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • PMP

  • ITIL Foundation


  • Agile Methodology certification

About Business Unit

Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our client’s data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.