JOB TITLE: Uniface Applications Analyst


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : West Drayton
Job Reference : 11150SM Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 18/11/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £50000 - £55000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Uniface Applications Analyst Paying £50k to £55k doe Based in West Drayton- Heathrow The Uniface Applications Analyst is responsible for working on the design, development and support of LOGIC our in house enterprise resource planning logistics package used to support the Asset Management business. The Uniface Applications Analyst will be involved in the full development and support lifecycle.


Job Description

Uniface Applications Analyst
Paying £50k to £55k doe
Based in West Drayton- Heathrow

Job Summary
Reporting to the Applications Support Manager, the Uniface Applications Analyst is responsible for working on the design, development and support of LOGIC our in house enterprise resource planning logistics package used to support the Asset Management business. The Uniface Applications Analyst will be involved in the full development and support lifecycle. The ideal candidate will communicate effectively with internal users and maintain good relationships with new and existing customers. They will routinely report on the progress of their work to senior management.

The Role
Main Duties and Responsibilities for the Uniface Applications Analyst;

*Responsible for completing tasks as directed by the Applications Support Manager, as well as giving support through the design, progress, completion and maintenance of internally developed services.
*Participates in testing of software developed and testing of software developed by colleagues.
*Monitors call logging system for newly logged support enquiries and resolve issues in a timely manner.
*Builds software in a timely manner to a professional standard for enterprise software according.
*Codes, tests and troubleshoots programs utilizing the appropriate hardware, database, and programming technology.
*Proactively extends knowledge of the application.
*Participates in the development and maintenance of technical documentation, specifications, test plans.
*Assists with the mentoring and development of newly hired Applications Analyst's.
*Provides estimates for tasks.
*Routinely reports progress of tasks.
*Confers with users to gain understanding of needed changes or modifications of existing programs.
*Resolves questions of program intent, data input, output requirements, and inclusion of internal checks and controls.
*Gives opinions on the impact of proposed system changes and whether a proposed change will have adverse effects on other areas of the system.
*Diagnoses and corrects issues with server environments and carry out routine maintenance of database.
*Administers and maintains the call tracking system.
*Participates in out of hours support call Rota.
*Complies with all corporate and departmental policies/procedures and applicable governmental regulations.
*Attends and participates in meetings that pertain to assigned responsibilities.
*Other duties and responsibilities as assigned, which may include cross-utilization within the department or with other departments.

The Candidate
The ideal Uniface Applications Analyst will have;

*Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field or equivalent experience
*Uniface enterprise development experience
*Solid experience with current application technologies and architectures
*Experience of working in a logistics or food environment would be an advantage
*Strong software fundamentals in delivering scalable high performance Agile and Enterprise software
*Proficient in one or more of the following skills: Oracle, Visual Basic for Application, SQL, PL/SQL, HTML, Web Programming, Client Server Programming and Java Script
*Knowledge of MS Office Suite required
*Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions and solve problems in a timely and accurate manner
*Ability to prioritize and successfully manage multiple projects/deadlines simultaneously
*Must be able to effectively and professionally communicate to management, peers and customers as well as demonstrate sound judgment/reasoning skills
*Must have the ability to work independently as well as within a team environment
*Must possess good organizational skills

The Company
The Uniface Applications Analyst will work for a privately owned global business working in the logistics industry

The Package
Paying £50k to £55k depending on experience, plus benefits.


Job Keywords

Uniface, Applications, Analyst, Logic, West Drayton, Heathrow, logistics, ERP, Agile, Oracle, Visual Basic, SQL, PL/SQL,HTML, Java, Script, Web Programming, support, IT, Supply chain, distribution, database, software, developing, testing, design,



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