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Senior Technical Specialist - Data Warehousing
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Recruiter: Coventry Building Society
Listed on: 6th September
Location: Coventry
Salary/Rate: £39,489 - £59,235
Type: Permanent
Start Date: 01/11/2019
Reference: 2599
Contact Name: Ben Ellis
About The Role
Regarded as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) and responsible for providing strategic expertise to ensure effective management of the technical and business Services for their specialist area. Accountable for the transition and ongoing support of the relevant solutions at CBS to meet business requirements and IT architectural strategy. Responsible for the creation, quality and governance of technical and standards documentation to maintain a stable and consistent environment. Provides a high level of technical knowledge to complete the troubleshooting and resolution to production incidents or problems to meet operational IT needs and ensures business as usual service is maintained to service and operational level agreements. The role also includes the provision of assistance to the Architecture, Development and Support teams to implement and support solutions into the CBS estate. Looks for improvement opportunities which involve coaching, mentoring, planning, supervising, supporting and training of team members.

About You
Must be able to demonstrate knowledge in the areas below


   •   Expert Skill Level of IBM Cognos administration, configuration and support
   •   Intermediate level experience of designing, building, deploying and supporting high availability Data Warehousing solutions
   •   Intermediate experience of Windows Internet Information Services (or non-Windows Equivalent).
   •   Intermediate experience of Database Administration, principally on Microsoft SQL Server.
   •   Knowledge of Windows Active Directory.


   •   Intermediate Skill Level of IBM Information Server Datastage administration, configuration and support
   •   Intermediate Skill Level of IBM Information Server Change Data Capture administration, configuration and support
   •   Intermediate Skill Level of IBM PureData for Analytics(Netezza) administration, configuration and support
   •   Experience of Performance tuning and monitoring data warehousing solutions
   •   Appreciation of Batch Processing.
   •   Intermediate Level skills within Linux operating systems administration including command line activities
   •   Intermediate Level skills within Windows operating systems administration.

Other essential information:

   •   Available for out-of-hours support, on a rota basis.
   •   Able to work under pressure.
   •   Thorough, with a good attention to detail.

About The Company

IT at the Coventry is changing; we are currently undertaking an exciting transformation project that will shape the future of the organisation. As we progress on our journey we are seeking talented individuals who are passionate about delivering an outstanding experience for both members and colleagues in an environment where you will have the opportunity to be part of the future success of the organisation and work in an environment where personal and professional development is taken seriously.

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