Senior Systems Analyst

Carousel Consultancy Ltd
London (Central)
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a leading travel membership organisation is looking for a Senior Systems Analyst to join their IT department.

With strong knowledge and experience of Microsoft Server2012 and desktop operating systems (Windows 10), an understanding of IP networks and technologies and the ability to diagnose and correct system issues, the Senior Systems Analyst will be required to ensure the IT systems and policies are reviewed and kept secure.

Key responsibilities as the Senior Systems Analyst will include:

  • Reviewing and monitoring the company’s systems to ensure compliance with relevant legislation (including General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR)
  • Working with the designated Data Protection Officer to implement and report on data security issues and policies
  • Establishing and maintaining policies and procedures for the use of the company’s systems
  • Working with other teams to develop the company’s technical provision to ensure it is relevant and fit for purpose
  • Conducting regular penetration and other testing of the company’s systems security
  • Ensuring third party system suppliers regularly carry out appropriate security testing
  • Reviewing the integrity of system backups and disaster recovery provisions
  • Monitoring and maintaining interrogations between systems
  • Deputising for the IT Manager when needed
  • Plus more

Skills and experience required to be considered for this Senior Systems Analyst role:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Strong knowledge and experience of Microsoft Server 2012 and desktop operating systems (Windows 10)
  • Understanding of IP networks and technologies
  • Ability to diagnose and correct system issues
  • Ability to explain technical issues to non-technical colleagues
  • Passion for detail and accuracy
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to present to senior management
  • Line management / mentoring / team leader experience would be highly beneficial

Our client is offering a competitive salary and generous benefits package which includes 23 days annual holiday entitlement, Flexi-time and Flexible working (subject to manager approval), company pension, private medical insurance, eye tests, life assurance, childcare vouchers, STL and more.

If this sounds like the role for you, then submit your CV in Word format (not PDF) as soon as possible, quoting 'SR - Senior Systems Analyst’