Business Applications & Integration Manager

Website Falmouth Exeter Plus

Falmouth Exeter Plus (FX Plus) manages and delivers services at Falmouth, Penryn and Truro Campuses on behalf of Falmouth University and the University of Exeter. Working with the Falmouth & Exeter Students’ Union and the wider universities partnership, we support Higher Education learning and living and ensure that the interests of all campus users are at the heart of everything we do. Our Vision is: “Exceptional environments that enable talented and creative minds to grow”.

In support of this vision we are excited to be recruiting for a Business Applications & Integration Manager to join our Business Applications and Integration team on a full time, permanent basis. The team are a specialist DevOps unit consisting primarily of application specialists and software developers, responsible for the support and maintenance of the enterprise applications, implementation and administration of databases and the development of integrations using a variety of technologies.  It’s an exciting time with this role being advertised for the first time in a number of years and represents a unique opportunity for a high-quality individual to lead the team to further success.

What does this role involve?

A key part of the role is to support the core data warehouse, which is responsible for all data Extract Transformation Load (ETL) processes required to run our customers’ core business. Ensuring data is managed to the highest levels of confidentiality, integrity and availability.

The position is responsible for a Solution and Integration delivery team of up to 10 Direct reports and is also responsible for indirect management of up to 15 project resources with the successful candidate engaging, coordinating and supporting the following FX Plus technology functions:

– Line of Business Systems, second/third line support & architecture/development

– Data Warehouse/Integration second/third line support & architecture/development

– Data Base Administration (DBA) second/third line support & architecture/development

The post-holder will also be responsible for up to GBP 750,000 revenue and GBP 500,000 Capital budgets.

What can I bring to the role?

You will bring a strong mix of strong technical ability and experience of leading and developing a skilled team within the sector. Being a key part of the IT senior management team, the ability to oversee the coherent and effective management of processes, systems and people required to design, build, run and improve line of business systems and data integration services is a must.

The scope of this role is broad and applications from candidates across a range of sectors who can bring the essential requirements for this role will be considered. For full details on the type of individual we are looking for please see the above Job Description attached.

What can FX Plus offer me?

For this position we are able to offer a very competitive salary, flexible working environment and support from a first-class team. Our generous benefits package includes a defined contribution pension, life assurance, 30 days leave (plus public holidays!), and a flexible range of benefits.

The closing date for this role is Sunday 23 February 2020.

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