My client is seeking an IT Executive to join the Business Systems Department on a 12 month contract. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced IT person to demonstrate their skills and develop within a large, public sector organisation.
The IT Executive will report to the Business Systems Manager and provide technical support for the operation, management, maintenance and development of all IT systems.
·Undertake investigations, root cause analysis and process improvement projects with the aim of improving the safety, reliability and performance of all IT systems.
·Keep up-to-date with best industry practice and developments in your area of responsibility.
·Provide technical support and assistance to staff related to your area of responsibility.
·Provide technical support for the operation, management, maintenance and development of all on-board and department IT systems.
Other responsibilities will include;
·Provide updates on Maintenance Instructions and specifications in line with best practice and Fleet Requirements.
·Ensure that system in place for recording service affecting defects and other faults in data base for analysis.
·Initiate investigations into the facts surrounding failures including maintenance history, number of similar failures etc, to establish whether the failure is due to design or maintenance.
·Initiate, develop and implement changes in order to improve safety, reliability and maintenance. All changes are to be made in accordance with approved change process.
·Assist with component failure investigations.
·Develop technical specification where required for the procurement of components and systems related to your area of responsibility.
·Participate in the technical evaluation of tender proposals related to your area of responsibility.
·Work closely with suppliers improving the safety, reliability and performance of all on-board and IT systems.
·Manage in accordance with Company Standards any trials of materials or components related to your area of responsibility.
·Reporting on progress against agreed targets and project delivery schedules.
You must have the following skills and experience in order to be considered for this role:
·Good technical ability, knowledge and understanding of computer scripts, Operating systems, such as Windows, Linux, Busy box, Unix.
·Excellent IT skills in the Office suite of applications. Good communication skills (written & verbal)
·Ability to manage resources and work on own initiative
·Interest in statistics, identifying patterns and trends in data Safety Focus and knowledge
·Understanding of technical standards Exceptional problem solving skills
·Project Management experience
·Understanding of the regulatory environment
·Knowledge of railway components design and maintenance requirements Experience of managing engineering change
·Engineering Degree or other qualification in engineering or IT related area Database queries and mapping
If you are interested in this position and meet all of the necessary requirements please apply with your CV and cover letter .
Phone number for applicants : + 353 1 6633030