The Test Environment Leader will be responsible for the effective management of various Test Environments. This role will play a key part in delivering and implementing the Environment Strategy, maintaining software portfolio and ensuring environments are fit for purpose.
The ideal candidate will have
ITIL experience is highly desirable as well as
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Duties to include
Engaging with Stakeholders (Trading, Sales, Quants, Risk, Middle Office), Assisting with the business case, requirement gathering, writing specifications, designing tests and execution across the Global commodity market business
· Working on a wide range of Projects as Business Analyst across the global commodity market business
· Assist business with the business case and engage with stakeholders
· Specifications and testing of new bookings and pricing
· Implementation of new products to ETRM system
· Interaction with Quants, Development and infrastructure
· Management of parts of projects to ensure deliverables including documentation
· 3-8 years IT Business Analysis in Front Office environments with knowledge of Derivative products
· Model validation experience
· Experience of full trade life cycle
· Agile/Scrum methodology knowledge
· ETRM system knowledge (Endur, Murex, Sophis, Allegro preferred)
· Commodity experience -Gas, Precious metals - Preferred
· Financial regulations - Mifid, Dodd Frank – Preferred.
Job Discription :
You will be leading and managing teams of developers, testers and business analysts within a agile/scrum environment. You will work with the enterprise architect team to ensure implementations are in line with the agreed principles and design, delivering code into test and production environments.
Is this you?
Are you a mixture of delivery lead and scrum master? The roles requires attributes from both skill sets, this is due to being responsible for the day to day running of the team and ensuring the team is delivering on time, removing any blockers. You will manage the work backlog and ensure sprints are executed in a controlled way ie planning, ceremonies etc. Reviewing technical/design documentation and providing feedback to the team will be required.
In a perfect world you will have:
Worked with a large transactional system, these systems could be in financial services, banking. telecomms, airlines, retail, gaming and betting sectors. Any experience with Java, web or Oracle technologies would be a benefit.
If interested then please click apply or email me, Peter Ockwell on the address listed below
PROJECT MANAGER - c£50K to £53K - London- required strong in management of designated technology focussed project(s) and work packages all within a Prince 2 environment to work for my leading higher education research focused institute and part of the Russell Group of Universities.
You will be working on a diverse range of projects as the main point of contact for project delivery. The projects may be process/organisational development oriented and/or technology solution implementation oriented delivered within a complex environment.
To be considered you will have experience in the following:
*Planning and management of key project activities and resources across specific phases or groups of phases of the project life cycle, within budget and to agreed timeframes and quality standards.
*Identification of risks and issues and ensuring project documents are up to date
*Ensuring financial tracking of the projects is managed and communicated proactively, whilst also managing the change process.
*Primary responsibility for the management and delivery of designated project(s); act as the main point of contact for the project(s) delivery.
STAKEHOLDER AND COMMUNICATION-
*Provision of effective and regular communication to all stakeholders, as detailed within the project controls.
*Acting as the escalation point for all issues raised and establishing key partnerships across the key contact groups
MANAGEMENT OF PROJECT TEAM AND 3RD PARTY SUPPLIERS-
*Pro-active management of the resource allocation across the projects.
If you have the above and can plan and manage resources (people and financial), seeking efficiency, opportunities for improvement and value for money, in addition to leading in a managerial role then PLEASE APPLY NOW!