SLA03405 - IT Business Systems Engineer

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Ref no: SLA03405
Closes: Sunday, 19th November 2017
Published: Tuesday, 7th November 2017
Location: Council, HQ. Almada Street, Hamilton
Salary: £24,782 - £35,312 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: South Lanarkshire
Category: IT / Telecommunications
Sub-category: IT Support Engineers

Job Description

Finance and Corporate Resources

Location: Council Offices, Almada Street, Hamilton, ML3 0AA

Hours:      35 hours per week

Duration:  Permanent

South Lanarkshire Council are looking to recruit a highly motivated IT professional to join IT Services.

You will work as part of a committed, experienced team which is responsible for the support and development of the Council’s Financial and Personnel Systems.

Candidates should have experience working with SQL and PL/SQL and knowledge of Oracle’s E-Business suite, especially in the areas of Payroll and HR, would be of benefit.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate the ability to work to tight deadlines and have effective problem solving skills combined with the ability to think logically and work effectively within a team.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills enabling them to liaise effectively with colleagues, customers and suppliers.

As well as being able to demonstrate technical skills you should also have experience of IT business support and the full development life cycle.

As part of our approach to good practice and safer recruitment we carry out a number of pre-employment checks for example, Identity, Asylum and Immigration and employment history etc.

As this post involves accessing the public services network, the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made.

As the application process has changed, we recommend you familiarise yourself with the revised format and content of the form by clicking on the following link to access the applicant user guide.

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Applications online

Please note all correspondence with be sent to your email account.

Closing date: Sunday 19th November 2017

Interviews are scheduled to take place week commencing Monday 4th December 2017


South Lanarkshire Council are Equal Opportunities employees and encourage applications from all members of the community.   As a user of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum competency/behaviour requirements for the position


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