Support Engineer – Secure Solutions Unit

Support | UK – Bristol Office


About the company:   

In today’s highly connected digital world, understanding, managing and securing the identity of individuals and things is essential to safety and success of both businesses and their customers.   Billions of people connect from anywhere, use a wide variety of devices and expect a seamless yet secure experience.   

The ForgeRock mission is to provide the most simple and comprehensive Identity and Access Management Platform to help our customers deepen their relationships with their consumers and improve the productivity and connectivity of their employees and partners.  Our identity solution enables great digital experiences and is embedded with a rich set of security, privacy and consent features.  We deliver our platform through both cloud services and on-premises software.  

Our customers are some of the biggest companies, organizations, and even countries in the world. On any given day, it’s likely that the ForgeRock Identity Platform helped keep your data safe, gave you access to stuff, and supported trusted relationships between you, companies and the devices you were using.

 ForgeRock is headquartered in San Francisco, but we are a global company with offices in the following cities: Vancouver, WA; Austin, TX; Munich, Germany; London & Bristol, UK; Grenoble & Paris, FR; Oslo, NO; Singapore and Sydney, Australia.  Please read more about us at or follow ForgeRock on Twitter at


The Role:

ForgeRock is creating a new team within its Support & Sustaining organisation. The Bristol based 24/7 Support Team will service our customers, helping them to resolve technical issues and support the successful use of ForgeRock Identity products.

This team will operate across multiple shift patterns and will include both day and night shifts, so being able to commit to a regularly changing work pattern is a key requirement when expressing an interest in joining this team.

As part of the wider ForgeRock Support team, this individual will develop a strong knowledge of ForgeRock’s platform and will benefit from working with cutting edge identity products and some of our largest customers.

In this role, you will develop an in-depth knowledge of implementing and troubleshooting a wide range of technologies and standards, some legacy and some cutting edge, including but not limited to: OpenID Connect, OAuth2, SAML 2.0, Java, LDAP, Active Directory, SQL, Javascript, Maven, Git, REST, Public Cloud Platforms (GCP, AWS Azure), Docker and Kubernetes.

If this sounds good to you, then check out the below!



  • Provide exceptional troubleshooting and support to ForgeRock’s Financial and Public sector customers
  • Read and analyse application logs to provide workarounds and eventual root cause analysis of customer problems
  • Proactively take ownership, assign, manage and prioritise relevant support tickets on the customer service desk queue using Zendesk
  • Respond to customer issues, queries and questions in a timely manner, maintaining SLA targets
  • Ensure all customers are engaged with a professional manner and are provided with the assistance they require
  • Support customers across a varied shift pattern, including day shifts, night shifts and early mornings
  • Work with a variety of teams throughout ForgeRock across multiple timezones


Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Experience of working within a support role whilst adhering to strict compliance, security and data protection policies
  • Ability to be a good listener, to identify key information required to understand and verify customer issues to quickly and accurately define problems
  • Excellent Communication - both verbal and written
  • Excellent analytical problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience working on Windows, Mac & Linux with mixed skills around administration and troubleshooting
  • Strong multi-tasking and time management skills with the ability to work accurately under pressure achieving measurable results
  • Demonstrate strong collaboration and teamwork skills
  • Experience in working with Java, Cloud, DevOps or the deployment of complex software is desirable but not essential when applying for this position


Life at ForgeRock:

We believe in and facilitate a flexible, collaborative work environment. We’ve grown enormously, but remain true to the innovative, can-do startup values that got us here. Most important of all, we keep hiring talented, smart, fun, and genuinely nice people because that’s who we want to succeed with every day. Below are just a few of the great things we have to offer at ForgeRock:

  • A great team of smart, fun and genuinely nice individuals.
  • Awesome company culture focused around providing a flexible and collaborative work environment
  • Regular office bonding events, from lunches and happy hours to group offsites and hack-days
  • Well-stocked fridges, whether you’re hungry or thirsty
  • Competitive benefits and perks
  • We’re Mac-friendly!
  • Generous employee referral bonus program
  • Amazing offices across the globe – San Francisco HQ; Vancouver, WA; Austin, TX; Munich, Germany; London & Bristol, UK; Grenoble & Paris, FR; Oslo, NO; Singapore, Australia & counting!



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