IT Systems Engineer

Cardiff (Caerdydd)
From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum £26-30,000+Benefits
04 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
IIT 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 Systems Architect role sits within the Systems Team whose purpose is to provide agile and proactive support to the business for a core set of systems. This IT Systems Engineer role is primarily 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. Systems Development would be ideal. The role will suit a candidate ishing to develop their supervisory and leadership skills 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: • 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) • Experience in a similar fast paced, target driven service orientated environment • Ability to act as the authority for technical project decisions, working closely with and reporting to senior stakeholders on major initiatives and strategic decisions to ensure scalability and efficiency Extensive IT systems and IT support experience is essential Travel to work from Cardiff, Newport, Cwmbran, Bridgend, Pontypridd £26-30,000Benefits This job was originally posted as