Systems Analyst and Technical Solution Lead

Systems Analyst and Technical Solution Lead

Job Title: Systems Analyst and Technical Solution Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: 895146_1536575071
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 10, 2018 11:24

Job Description

Do you have experience rolling out solutions internationally with the ability to suggest improvements and amendments to the system? Do you have excellent influencing skills with the ability to manage multiple stakeholders across the UK and Europe?

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

~ The role is based around the Collaborative Lifecycle Management tools in the Jazz Team Services framework from IBM including: Rational Team Concert (RTC); Doors Next Generation (DNG); Rational Quality Manager (RQM).
~ Acting as the group-wide design authority, the role will be responsible for the technical design, configuration standards and installation standards of all ALM instances of the MatriX Hubs and segregated network installations across the international group.
~ A key responsibility is planning with the business teams the future roadmap for the tools including further integration into MatriX ALM of other IBM components including Rhapsody; continued development of the connection to the MatriX Space; and wider integration with the MatriX Product Lifecycle Management tool. The role will be instrumental in the elicitation of requirements distinguishing Strategic needs vs. Operational needs vs. Aspirations and then the specification, installation of sandbox/proof of concept environments to enable proving and validation of the technical, functional and operational solutions.
~ You will assist with the creation of the ALM Centre of Competence (CoC) setting up true international working for consultation, upgrades, 2nd & 3rd line support, looking to exploit new possibilities that the International WAN and security allows and working closely with the business capability teams. This role will be responsible for the Information Management function's relationship with IBM and IBM partners with which we work.

You will have the following experience:

~ Strong technical capability and the ability to define/analyse technical solutions. Experienced in installation and configuration of packages such as, IBM JTS/RTC with WebSphere in a virtual machine Windows server and desktop "high security" environment. Experienced in use of SQL, Active Directory. Aware of competing technologies such as UNIX that may be alternatives to Microsoft
~ You will need to be experienced working with international teams and have the ability to prompt further integration with the group teams, thinking globally and acting locally, to develop and coordinate the international team.
~ You will need to demonstrate your ability and wiliness to follow internal and external standards which apply, including business and Information Management defined practice; security requirements and recommendation; and industry good practice
~ You must have the ability to technically manage internal and sub-contract activities as well as, when required, to undertake the task directly
~ Good presentation and influencing skills are essential with a determination and desire to succeed in order to influence managers and other stakeholders across the company.
~ The international business language is English but the ability to speak another language is useful, especially French.

Title: Systems Analyst and Technical Solution Lead
Pay Range & Bens: £50k - £60k DOE + pension, flexi-time, bonus,
Location: Hertfordshire

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level. Flexibility for some travel (both UK and internationally) will be required within the role.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). These roles are permanent positions.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.