|Job Ref:||204665803||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Berkshire||City:||Reading||Address:||Post Code:||RG2||Salary:||£35000 - £40000/annum + great benefits||Post Date:||11/10/2016 08:54|
Application Solutions Specialist ? based in Reading|
Permanent position, paying up to £40,000 per annum + great benefits
My client is one of the UK's leading specialist resourcing and consultancy firm in the areas of governance, compliance and complaints. Their ambition is to enhance the reputation of their clients with their customers, people and regulators.
â€¢ Focusing on the needs of clients and their colleagues that provide services to them, support the provision and maintaining of sound technology solutions as part of the Client Technology Delivery scope.
â€¢ Drive the delivery and adoption of Client Technology solutions through effective support and training of the company's user community.
â€¢ Support the release of deliverables of an agreed quality standard in a timely and professional manner.
â€¢ Ensure adherence to standards and processes in the creation and release of deliverables to a high standard, in a timely and professional manner.
â€¢ Work with third-party resource to drive quality and value for money.
â€¢ Design and develop solutions appropriate to the mix of client confidentiality and ?shared-by-default? of useful knowledge & systems capability.
â€¢ Maintain current industry knowledge of development concepts, best practices and procedures for a range of technology including SharePoint (2013 and online) and process automation solutions.
â€¢ Undertake SharePoint configuration and customisation activities including gathering requirements, planning, estimating, design, creation, testing, data migration, release and implementation of SharePoint solutions.
â€¢ Develop and configure SharePoint document libraries, enterprise lists and site collections. Perform typical system administrative activities such as site creation, user training and issue resolution.
â€¢ Deliver SharePoint solutions using related technologies.
â€¢ Demonstrate an interest in emerging technologies e.g. robotics, AI and other forms of process automation.
â€¢ Participate in requirements analysis and develop solutions for all tiers of proposed solutions such as the user interface, middle-tier business components, database layer, etc. Provide technical input into systems architecture and design.
â€¢ Effectively work in ?time-boxed? sprint, with adaptive planning from a prioritised work list, in a test driven manner.
â€¢ Active participation in project planning, team meetings, reviews, retrospectives (or lessons to be learned), sprint and release planning, demos and other meetings that advocate the value of solutions and help benefits be realised.
â€¢ Deliver Client application solutions on technologies identified as part of the technology strategy.
â€¢ To effectively build relationships and communicate with business stakeholders and the project team.
â€¢ Manage the eco-system of knowledge necessary for user to comply with standards and reap the benefits of technology such as through definition of appropriate training and adoption strategies and associated material.
â€¢ Take responsibility for reporting, monitoring, risk and issue management of managed systems and applications.
â€¢ Multi-tasking and, at the same time, the ability to prioritise conflicting demands effectively under time constraints.
â€¢ Computer Sciences Degree qualified or equivalent experience.
â€¢ Some demonstrable experience as an Application Solutions Specialist on IT projects with exposure to industry standard tool sets for collaboration software tools.
â€¢ Understanding and experience of SharePoint 2010/2013/2016 and online.
â€¢ Ability to learn and enhance further skillsets around new technologies identified as part of the strategic roadmap.
â€¢ Proven and demonstrable experience in translating business requirements / user needs into effective and accurate technology solutions.
â€¢ Proven and demonstrable experience of business context modelling, business process mapping, business process re-engineering and workflow modelling.
â€¢ Proven and demonstrable experience of documenting requirements, solution designs and implementation approaches using standard methodologies.
â€¢ Experience of identifying and escalating risks and issues.
â€¢ Experience of working with and managing 3rd party suppliers with respect to the prioritising and delivery of requirements.
â€¢ Demonstrable knowledge of development lifecycle s (blending Waterfall which is general client's preference and Agile which suits company's culture).
â€¢ Knowledge of lightweight integration and data migration.
â€¢ Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office including Visio, Project and Word.
â€¢ Willingness and aptitude to learn how to develop & support solutions they may not be familiar with e.g. test automation, Tableau, robotics process automation.
â€¢ Exceptional communication, technical consultancy and analytical skills for business and technical audiences.
â€¢ Ability to adapt in a multi-client environment.
â€¢ Excellent influencing skills.
â€¢ Self-motivated to prioritise workload with accountability for timeliness and quality of deliverables.
â€¢ Ability to maintain quality standards when working independently or as part of a small development team