Systems Engineer

£30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
29 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Systems Engineer - Crawley - Virtulisation - Applications - SQL - Servers KEY OBJECTIVE Key objective is to provide installation, configuration, deployment and Tier 1 / Tier 2 support services for Global Actuarial Systems MAJOR DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES ? Perform conceptual systems and data architecture design work ? Install, configure and deploy commercial vendor applications and assist with internal applications deployment ? Perform application and data upgrades and updates ? Analyze existing applications to improve efficiency and reliability ? Serve as Actuarial Systems Support primary point of contact o Support issue troubleshooting/identification and resolution process ? Provides Tier 1 / Tier 2 support for: o Non-critical issues during regular business hours o Critical (Severity 1) issues during both business and off-business hours ? Ensure adherence to IT Systems policies and procedures ? Support standard corporate IT functions such as Audit, D/R, IT Systems Platform changes and migrations, Strategic Planning, etc. Qualifications MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field 3 years of SQL Server experience 3 years of MS Office, especially Excel and Access, experience 3 years of Systems Architecture and Infrastructure experience o OS, configuration, data storage, virtualization o Resource management and optimization 3 years of Systems/Applications implementation, configuration and deployment Ability to mine and analyze data Experience with various Systems Management tools and applications Must have strong written and verbal communications skills o Communicate and interact effectively with business units managers Ability to effectively summarize complex IT issues Ability to handle multiple requests simultaneously (multi-tasking) Ability to meet tight timelines and work during off-business hours as needed Must be organized, detail-oriented and have strong commitment towards high-quality deliverables Must be a self-starter with ability to identify trouble areas, propose viable solutions and see them through deployment DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS Corporate experience Familiarity with Insurance Fundamentals and Systems, especially Actuarial Familiarity/Experience with Capital Modelling systems, especially with Towers Watson Familiarity/Experience with Catastrophe Modelling systems, especially with RMS/AIR Data Modelling experience Cloud Computing concepts and experience, especially with AWS and/or Azure Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as

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