IFS Application Specialist

RH Technology
Bristol (City Centre)
£45k pa
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IFS Application Specialist - £45,000 - Bristol The UK's leading engineering support service are looking for a skilled Application Specialist to join their growing team. This is a great chance to secure a role working for a FTSE100 employer that offers a supporting environment and excellent visibility to a wider business. The main purpose of the role is to support the IFS application and technology stack throughout the application life cycle. This includes maintaining, supporting and upgrading the application whilst being the primary POC for third party suppliers. The role will include; - Management of the transition of applications into the production environment. Ensure all changes are tested, documented and version controlled - Working with the Central IT function for the creation and management of the Application Development environments and libraries - Support the management and delivery of applications and configuration of the relevant installations to ensure continuous service - Provide a Release Management role for the promotion of application development code and configuration versions between environments - Responsibility for process and procedures to ensure document configuration management, modification management, build management, version controls, and gate review documentation are adhered to. - Provide 2nd and 3rd line support for applications. Resolution of issues to a permanent fix - Implementation of minor changes and new interfaces - Manage the acceptance and support of applications developed by third party companies. Perform documentation reviews and publish applications into the appropriate environment - Provide SME input to ensure applications are optimised and monitored for availability, capacity and performance - Ensure that applications perform to contracted KPIs and SLAs The successful candidate will have; - Very good knowledge of IFS 7.5SP6 -Centura/IEEERP Application Suite including; - IEE & Web Portals : Foundation, Service Management, Financials, Call Centre, Document Management, Project, HR, Mobile, Distribution, Procurement & Time Management - Good knowledge of Programming Languages, Libraries & DBMS including; - PL/SQL, SQL (Oracle/T-SQL/ANSI), C#, ASP.NET, ASP, VB 6.0, Winforms, WPF, HTML, CSS, XML, XLS, JavaScript, XHTML, CSS, jQuery, Oracle (8i-11g), MS SQL Server & Java (Oracle JVM) - Good knowledge of Tools, Applications & principles including: - PL/SQL Developer, Oracle SQL Developer, Visual Studio 6 - 2013, SSMS, SSRS, Client-Server & Agile - Worked in a challenging and complex organisation and demonstrable experience of leading business and technical change - Ability to deal with and manage conflict whilst building successful business relationships across a range of stakeholder groups - Resolution of technical application issues and problems with the operational teams - Experience of working with / through problems and issues to meet agreed SLAs - Managed the resolution queue of IT software application issues and problems through a Service Desk platform - Understanding the alignment between technical applications and business requirements My client is offering an attractive £45,000 salary plus fantastic benefits. Please contact Jordan Fitzgerald at Robert Half Technology if you would like to discuss it further. Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.
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