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Lead Software Configuration Analyst

Salary £42k
Type Permanent
Location Manchester
Job Reference UK2D/JXG/30634
Contact Jonathan Griffiths
Date posted 14-01-2019

Job Description
Software Configuration Management (SCM) is responsible for all aspects of the delivery of software components into non-production and production environments. The team is responsible for multiple functions, which includes:
• Coordinating the implementation of all release by producing and executing the implementation plan
• Scheduling changes with the requestor and presenting at GCAB for approval
• Coordinating the Mainframe and SQL components of a release
• Implementation of all Third Party and In-house developed code
• Represent SCM as a stakeholder in Projects where new products, updates to products require SCM effort
• Server Provisioning post OS build
• Maintenance of Software release tools including TFS as the Source Control tool and BMC Blade Logic Server Automation as the core deployment tool
• The team utilises multiple technologies, including MS .net, MS SQL, Java, Unisys EAD and IBM MQ.
• To have a good grounding of Microsoft server technologies
• Be involved in the packaging and deployment of enterprise class solutions
• Able to trouble shoot issues within code, configuration, operating system and hardware
• Ensures delivery by self and others of quality software within specified timescales
• To help support all products, day or night, and react to live problems with the highest priority
• Bi-Weekly shift rotation for facilitation of Production changes and weekend work for offline releases
• Can quickly switch to secondary tasks if unable to continue with primary task without supervision
• Solid understanding of Windows servers, such as troubleshooting, services
• Exposure to Unix technologies would be beneficial
• Basic understanding and troubleshooting of middleware / hosting technologies such as WS MQ, IIS, Tomcat
• Able to learn new technologies
• Able to understand complex application architectures and interdependencies

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