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Customer Success Manager

San Mateo, CA

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Duo is a high growth, venture-backed security startup based in Ann Arbor, MI. Founded in 2010 by renowned security experts Dug Song and Jon Oberheide, Duo is used by thousands of organizations every day to provide strong authentication security.

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference at a high-growth, pre-IPO powerhouse while building your career? Customers are the lifeblood of our company and Duo is looking for strategic, sales-focused, and results-driven Customer Success Managers to engage, retain, and enable our customers to fully utilize Duo’s solutions. The CSM is ultimately responsible for the complete post-sales lifecycle of a portfolio of Duo customers.  As a CSM, you will be the primary advocate for each customer, guiding them along a path to success and engaging resources across Duo to accelerate value realization for each customer. The ideal candidate will be as passionate about Duo solutions as they are about providing an exceptional experience for every customer.  


  • Own the ultimate success of Duo’s customers, including customer onboarding, project success, retention, and renewal
  • You ensure that customers derive maximum value from their investments in Duo and fully leverage their subscriptions and services on an ongoing basis
  • Identify and develop new opportunities for expansion across the customer’s business and collaborate with the sales team to ensure subscription growth and increased solution footprint
  • Drive seamless onboarding processes and work cross-functionally with our support and services team to proactively manage each customer’s successful deployment
  • Develop and implement tailored programs that provide continued value to the customer, ensure renewals and drive long-term account growth
  • Proactively manage each customer’s business needs and environments – actively seek opportunities to up-sell, cross-sell and generate referrals
  • Drive and execute customer renewals


  • 5+ years in a customer facing role
  • 2+ years experience in a role either in IT, preferrably network administration, system administration, or support; or in a customer facing role in pre or post sales for an enterprise software or hardware provider.
  • Self-starter with a proven track record of driving customer success and aligning in complex customer environments at the executive and department levels
  • Ability to understand customer requirements, identify upsell and cross-sell opportunities to deepen penetration of Duo Security within the customer environment
  • Experience working with an enterprise solution sales team and partnering with account executives in development and closure of sales opportunities
  • Familiarity with IT security concepts and industry trends
  • Fanatical about customer success and tenacious at driving long-term customer value
  • Highly data-driven with a commitment to process. Excited about driving and tracking a consistent engagement process with all customers in your portfolio
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills - superior academic performance
  • Team player with the highest level of integrity
  • Passionate about technology and how it can be leveraged to drive business impact

You also...

  • Care about contributing to an amazing work culture and environment
  • Are comfortable with the rapid, unpredictable nature of a tech startup
  • Prefer trying and failing to getting it perfect the first time

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