Software Application Implementation Consultant home and field based

Newton Blue
From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefit package
25 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Implementation Consultant required by leading supplier of application software and implementation services to the global healthcare insurance sector. Working as part of a client/company team this autonomous client facing role will provide technical consultancy both internally and to clients on the deployment and usage of the company’s software solutions.

The role:

A client facing role, field and home based, working as part of a client / consultancy team providing technical consultancy and guidance to clients on the deployment and usage of the company’s software solutions. Many of the clients will be UK based, but there will also be dealings with US and EMEA clients. The role will ensure the successful implementation of software on client sites, involving implementation, infrastructure, architecture and solution design during typical implementation periods of 9 to 12 months.

·Ensure smooth release delivery and installations for clients, preparing documentation and presenting solutions

·Provide technical guidance producing high-level solution definitions while participating in implementation projects

·Owning the technical work streams, working closely with Project Managers, developers and infrastructure teams

·Defining the solution architecture for implementations covering systems design, software selection, interface design and gap analysis

·Help define the infrastructure architecture for implementations covering software, hardware and network requirements

The company:

With around 120 staff and part of a wider (3000+) global group they’re one of the UK’s leading software application development consultancies focusing on the healthcare insurance sector. With an enviable client list across the UK, US, and EMEA and an exceptional reputation within the industry, they have ambitious but achievable growth plans which will see them expand commercially and geographically.

The person:

·Confident, friendly and approachable with exceptional client facing skills

·An easy mix of technical and client relationship skills, quickly grasping complex technical environments, identify the best uses of software, required solutions and able to converse with clients in non-technical language

·A natural problem solver who enjoys working with complex SOA scenarios

·Excellent presentation and workshop skills

Skills and experience:

·Previous Technical Consultancy experience within the software sector involving implementation

·Extensive client facing experience

·An excellent understanding of a wide range of technologies

·Software development or deployment experience principally within Microsoft technologies

·Understanding of the full requirements definition process business analysis, requirement solutions and infrastructure architecture design

·Wire Frames for portal development

·Ability to implement web services to provide SOA and to install and configure services and applications on Microsoft servers/networks and platforms

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