Perm £35,000 – £45,000 PA + benefits Bracknell

 

Plumstead Bond Recruitment have a fantastic opportunity for a ‘Technical Specialist’’ to work for one of the world’s leading providers of IT Solutions and Managed Services within the Retail and Banking Sectors.

 

The Technical Specialist will work as part of a team to undertake a range of activities to support the delivery of technical services to the customers of the Professional Services business.  This will include support and maintenance work, development and upgrade activities and the delivery of projects for clients (external or internal).

Responsibility of the role:-

  • To assess the effort required for the development or upgrade activities and produce estimates of time to be spent on work
  • To build the system/software and ensure robust testing, including integration and business environment
  • Ensure robust ‘change control’ is in place to introduce the new system/software
  • To ensure documentation is updated promptly and accurately to reflect change
  • Lead the scheduling and control of all project activity, including the delivery schedules, project milestones and dependencies, acceptance criteria, quality criteria, commercial arrangements and financial parameters
  • Liaise with all project ‘stakeholders’ to ensure they are sufficiently informed and involved during all stages of the project
  • Adhere to the chosen project management methodology
  • Prepare and control the project budget and ensure delivery against financial targets set, including accurate financial forecasting of the performance of project
  • To assess the effort required for the development or upgrade activities and produce estimates of time to be spent on work
  • Build the system/software and ensure robust testing, including integration and business environment
  • Ensure robust ‘change control’ is in place to introduce the new system/software
  • To ensure documentation is updated promptly and accurately to reflect change
  • To design and deliver user training

 

Skills/requirements:-

  • Windows
  • Software technical support
  • Customer Service
  • C, C++ • Scripting
  • Log file analysis
  • Attention to detail
  • Creating reports
  • Basic Project Management