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Banking/Finance , Information Technology (IT)
Location: Cyprus,Nicosia
Reference: 3814
Date Posted: 12/04/2019
Service Platforms & Middleware Engineer
CareerFinders, on behalf of the Bank of Cyprus, one of the Island’s leading and most highly respected Banking Institutions, we are seeking to recruit a highly capable and suitably qualified Service Platforms & Middleware Engineer to join their expanding team of professionals based in Nicosia.
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Key Duties/Responsibilities:
 
  • Develop, test, install, configure and troubleshoot infrastructure hardware and software relevant to his/her area of responsibility.
  • Create, update and maintain documentation, diagrams and other detailed instructions relevant to his/her area of responsibility.
  • Install, update and maintain hardware and software to the latest releases, patches, etc., relevant to his/her area of responsibility.
  • Implement, operate, maintain and manage infrastructure components and services relevant to his/her area of responsibility.
  • Implement security and/or management tools and practices across infrastructure components and services, relevant to his/her area of responsibility.
  • Perform design and analysis for new solutions and technologies, relevant to his / her area of responsibility.
  • Design and test recovery procedures for the components under his/her responsibility, and ensure that data and configurations are backed up based on the backup and recovery policy, including Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity scenarios.
  • Ensure that logs of servers, systems, appliances, services, and other components, are recorded, maintained, and analysed for problem resolution, capacity planning, and/or any other related activity.
  • Investigate, diagnose and resolve technical issues relevant to his / her area of responsibility, within the set and agreed SLAs.
  • Provide onsite or remote third level support relevant to his/her area of responsibility, within the set framework and agreed SLAs.
  • Escalate issues to the his/her Unit Area Head where necessary in due time.
  • Liaise with the Bank’s subsidiary companies, and acts as the point of contact with the subsidiary IT departments
  • Manage, maintain and control Infrastructure Applications and Services, such as Active Directory, Name resolution, MS-Exchange, Internet, Application Virtualization, etc.
  • Manage, maintain and control Middleware applications, such as Integration Bus, and SharePoint.
  • Execute any other activities assigned to him/her, that falls within and are relevant to his/her area of responsibility.
 
Key Skills/Experience:
 
  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field.
  • Certifications on Microsoft Products & Platforms (MCSA, MCSE, O365, Exchange), Private Cloud Platforms as well as Swift Platform will be considered as an advantage.
  • 3 + years of relevant industry, field experience preferably in the Banking industry.
  • Knowledge of IT and Information Security regulatory requirements for the Banking industry will be considered an advantage.
  • Significant knowledge of technologies, solutions and trends and deep interest in keeping up to date with technological developments.
  • Execute any other tasks assigned to him/her, that falls within and are relevant to his/her area of responsibility under Service Platforms and Middleware Team [MS SharePoint, MS Exchange, MS ADDS, System Centre, API-C, Cloud Apps, Private Cloud Platforms, Swift, Enterprise Service Bus].
  • Proven experience for effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives.
  • Demonstrated ability to write clearly, succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience.
  • Ability to have and maintain the required confidentiality clearance for the role.
  • Knowledge of IT infrastructure architectures, technology and service-oriented practices.
  • Expertise in developing and implementing technical standards and policies.
  • Developed negotiation and communication skills.
  • Developed management and leadership skills.
  • Exceptional service and results orientation.
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving abilities. Demonstrated ability to apply IT in solving problems.
  • Ability to work under pressure and time constraints.
  • Ability to work effectively with a wide range of cultures in a diverse community.
  • Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language. Successfully presents technical information. Ability to make effective and persuasive presentations to senior management.
  • Ability to achieve results through others.
  • Excellent self-organization and self-direction in performance of tasks, including time management skills.

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