As a member of the IT Business Applications Management team, the successful candidate will provide specialist help to ensure appropriate support, maintenance, development and security of Windows and HP-
UX investment and research systems and associated services.
Responsible for maintaining good third party vendor relationships to assist with delivering change within an ITIL framework.
The candidate will be expected to maintain a good awareness of developing applications and technologies, evaluate the impact on existing services and systems architecture, and communicate this within the IT department and the business.
General responsibilities : -
Act as Subject Matter Expert for projects & minor enhancements which impact those systems under your responsibility. Provide advice and guidance to project managers and other colleagues while working as part of a project team in order to deliver the requirements of the project.
Responsible for ensuring good Service Operation for systems under your responsibility. This includes management of incident, request and problem queues.
Additionally housekeeping and maintenance tasks to ensure the availability, usability and security of same systems.
Responsible for maintaining good third party vendor relationships, in order to resolve issues, including hosting on site visits from those suppliers.
Vendor management, including conducting annual vendor reviews and attending key supplier meetings to discuss ongoing matters and product roadmaps.
Skills and experiecne required :
Investment and / or Financial services Applications & IT Systems.
IT Service Management
Software transition and release management.
Apache / Tomcat
Windows Server 2012
MS SQL Server 2012 / 2014