Business Systems Engineer

Liverpool John Moores University - IT Services

The IT Services department are looking to recruit an experienced Oracle Developer for a fixed term maternity cover.

You will have a degree and significant experience of software development. You will support the technical development of the University’s Oracle EBusiness suite (Finance, HRMS, Payroll) R12 platform utilising a wide range of technical skills including: Oracle forms customisation and extensions; Oracle workflows, alerts and business events; customisation and personalisation using OA Framework; PL/SQL development with extensive use of the delivered APIs, developing reports in XML Publisher and Oracle Discoverer. You will be part of a small team whose other responsibilities will include: integration, troubleshooting, 3rd line support and upgrades of the EBusiness Suite platform.

Alongside your development skills you will also require good analytical and interpersonal skills as there is a strong aspect of client facing work working with the functional leads. Working alongside your business colleagues you will display a strong understanding of functional usage of the modules within Oracle Financials, HCM and Payroll.

Established in 1875, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) has long held an important presence in the educational and cultural landscape of one of the most famous and liveliest cities in the world. With its position within the top 40 largest universities in the country, LJMU is also one of the biggest employers in Merseyside.

LJMU is an ambitious and forward-thinking institution that challenges convention and believes passionately in the concept of ‘One University’ – a community working together to achieve common student-centred objectives within a clear strategy. Our vision is to be recognised as a modern civic university delivering solutions to the challenges of the 21st century, and to deliver our mission of creating and sustaining a vibrant community for learning and knowledge where staff and students work together in an active and supportive partnership. We provide opportunities to enrich our students, partners and the wider society through education, training, research, scholarship and knowledge transfer.

A robust and modern IT infrastructure is critical to the success of the University. The IT Services department supports a range of mission-critical services and systems and state of the art technical infrastructure that facilitates all aspects of teaching, learning, research and the day-to-day running of a large organisation. Thanks to an ambitious growth plan, focused on providing an exceptional student experience by providing high quality teaching supported by ground-breaking research, LJMU is an exciting and challenging place to build a career. The University embraces technology to the positive advantage of staff, students and partners.

Closing date: 10 September 2017

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