IT Senior Applications Analyst*
|Our client is a diversified global manufacturing and technology company. They offer a wide range of products and services in the industrial, commercial and consumer markets through their Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions businesses.
SUMMARY OF ROLE
o The primary focus of the role is working on projects to integrate existing business systems.
o Where functionality is not available in off-the shelf products SharePoint and Azure will be leveraged to create custom solutions.
o Will be actively involved in all phases of a project lifecycle and also be able to handle smaller projects independently.
o Will provide technical expertise to peers in the areas of web development, systems integrations and the cloud solutions.
o Will also contribute to the definition of European standards for custom solutions.
PRINCIPLE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
o Develop cross platform solutions to enhance the user experience
o Leverage the cloud for custom solutions where appropriate
o Deliver and support business systems integrations either directly or through the use of third party teams (internal or approved external providers)
o Provide Expert knowledge of our application set to user groups and develop/manage the development of solutions to provide added benefit
o For agreed projects act as the main point of contact for IT applications support to the functional team lead / sponsor
o Ensure consistent application of project steps (Initiate, Requirement, Design, Develop, Test, Deploy) for new deployments and changes
o Ensure support infrastructure is in place prior to deployment
o Ensure issues raised are effectively managed and resolved
o Ensure configuration and support documentation maintained up to date
o Artifacts to demonstrate project status maintained in a central location (SharePoint)
o Ensure Europe specific projects consider the impact of global standards / projects and effective communication channels are maintained
o Actively invest in personal technical development to ensure that skills keep up with new technologies
o Provide support and expertise to peers for web, cloud, SharePoint and integrations technologies
o Use Agile/Scrum methodologies on suitable projects
o Performs other duties and responsibilities as required
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
o Higher qualification / Degree in Engineering or Computer Science.
o At least 5 years of relevant work experience working with Microsoft technologies to build web sites and/or web services (ASP.Net, ASP.Net Core, MVC).
o Solid industry knowledge, understanding of current and emerging IT products, services, processes and methodologies and Web services.
o Good knowledge of project management methodologies.
o Proven track record of consistently seeing tasks through to completion while remaining productivity under pressure.
o Able to operate independently and in a team, and establish effective working relationships.
o Fluent in oral and written English - other European languages would be an advantage.
o Microsoft Azure