IT Systems Engineer

Cardiff (Caerdydd)
From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum £26-30,000+Benefits
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
IT Systems Engineer An exciting role to join a market leading company with a very successful product portfolio, Global Manufacturer. Reporting to the Business Systems & Marketing Manager, the IT Systems Engineer role sits within the Systems Team whose purpose is to provide agile and proactive support to the business for a core set of systems. Extensive IT systems and IT support experience is essential. Responsible for design architecture of the Midas configuration system and development of Oracle Business Intelligence (OBIEE / Analytics) reports for the Configuration and Service centres. The role requires a mixture of customer-facing skills including business analysis, project management, stakeholder management but also requires a technical skillset and willingness and ability to learn new technology in a fast-paced environment. Key Responsibilities: IT Systems Engineer • Leadership, supervision and co-ordination of the Developer within the Systems Team • Identify improvements and areas of functionality within the Midas system to ensure systems are strategically aligned with the business vision and mission • Understand business requirements, produce functional design and technical documentation • Assist the Midas team with the development and management of the Midas database • Design and deliver reports for all tiers of users and stakeholders using Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition including dashboards, OLAP and ad hoc reports • Liaise with in-house IT team to manage infrastructure improvements and upgrades • Use data analysis to provide insight and set direction, making recommendations to the Business Systems and Marketing Manager about areas and improvements to target • Shared responsibility for 1st line support of Midas • Perform system testing and manage UAT phases of projects as required Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required: IT Systems Engineer • Graduate in an IT discipline (computer science, information management systems, software development or business information systems) with at least four years’ general IT experience • Previous project management experience (Agile methodology preferred) • Experience of Oracle OBIEE desirable,• Knowledge of SQL, VBA and Access desirable • Knowledge of Oracle Siebel application desirable • Ability to work closely with developers, communicating use cases and summarising product / project goals in a clear, tangible manner • Logical approach and the ability to pay attention to detail • Business case, functional and technical design experience • Good knowledge of MS Office (Excel in particular) IT Systems Engineer •• Travel to work from Cardiff, Newport, Cwmbran, Bridgend, Pontypridd £26-30,000Benefits This job was originally posted as