IT Functional Support Administrator

IT Functional Support Administrator

Job Title: IT Functional Support Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: West Midlands, England
Salary: £200.00 - £225.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00074403_1529048641
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2018 08:44

Job Description

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY: IT Functional Support Administrator - West Midlands - Initial 3-6 month contract - £200-£225 per day (Dependent on experience)

Position Description:
One of my leading clients, a large and reputable organisation based in the West Midlands require an IT Functional Support Administrator to join them on-site for an initial 3-6 month contract.

Specialist Responsibilities
- Work as part of the i-PLM Environments team to provide ongoing operational support of i-PLM IT systems for Dev/Test/Prod.
- Collaborating with IT infrastructure build; middleware/DB and application Build Team and Dassault Systemes SMEs in designated areas.
- Using Incident and Problem management processes.
- Resolution of operational and performance issues.
- Assist i-PLM Operations team in root cause analysis and address system configuration, operational and performance issues in the supported i-PLM environments covering Linux/Win2008/2012 servers and Windows7 clients.
- Co-ordinate and implement changes following the Change Management process.
- Work with infrastructure build, middleware and application development teams to build and support i-PLM 3D Experience (Dassault V6) environments comprising Development, Test, User Validation, Training and Production environments.
- Support (Install/support/upgrade) iPLM environments running on Linux (SLES); Windows 2008/2012 and Windows7, using SAN/NFS storage systems; Apache/WebSphere middleware and Oracle/SQL database servers within enterprise datacenters. Servers include virtualised (VMware) and physical servers.
- Analyse technical documentation from application vendors (e.g. Dassault Systemes, ACE/ConfigIT) and work with designated SMEs to define installation and support procedures, as/when required.
- Document and share work procedures, installation tasks, scripts and `best practices within Environments Team.
- Maintain appropriate design and configuration documentation for use in operational handover to steady state support.

Skills Required:
- Experienced UNIX (SLES) and Windows server systems support.
- Significant experience of systems installation, build and support experience covering systems administration and operational support tasks for IT environments of similar complexity and technical detail.
- Significant experience of installing and supporting Simulia, Process Composer, 3D Orchestrator, HPC Integration.

Experience Required:
- Production support.
- Incident and problem management.
- Knowledge of Enovia V5/V6 systems administration and operational support.
- Demonstrable ability to own and carry out systems admin/support tasks without on-going supervision and oversight.
- Proven `user interaction and IT support' experience including problem diagnostics and root-cause-analysis for systems supported by iPLM environments team.
- Flexibility in working times, including ability to do overtime for systems support outside of normal working hours.
- Ability to work collaboratively as part of a multi-site team and share workload - as required to meet operational deadlines.
- BMC Remedy.
- Experience of DBA, Networking and Security operational support, as part of providing IT operational support.
- Knowledge of PLM and automotive industry processes.
- Ability to develop and run scripts to automate manual processes.

Is this exciting opportunity of interest? If so, please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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