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Applications Consultant

Location: Zurich
Sector: IT Sales
Job Type: contract
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH572710

Applications Consultant

Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions.

Overview of contract

On behalf of our client, a leading financial services institution in Zürich, we are looking for Applications Consultant. This is a 06-month contract based in Zürich.

Main responsibilities

  • Lead the installation and upgrade activities of IBM OP on Windows operating systems and Oracle databases.
  • Utilize your strong knowledge of IBM packages and software part numbers to guide and facilitate the installation process, providing expertise and troubleshooting errors that may arise during installation.
  • Ensure the successful installation and configuration of IBM OP, following best practices and adhering to established guidelines.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to plan and execute upgrades from version 8.2.0.4.2 to 8.2.0.5, addressing known vulnerability issues.
  • Perform upgrades from version 8.2.0.5 to 8.3.x, ensuring a smooth transition and minimal disruption to the system.
  • Conduct thorough testing and validation of the upgraded system to verify its stability, functionality, and compatibility with other systems and applications.
  • Document the installation and upgrade processes, including step-by-step instructions, configurations, and troubleshooting guidelines.
  • Provide technical support and guidance to stakeholders and end-users, addressing their inquiries and resolving any issues related to IBM OP installation and upgrades.
  • Stay updated with the latest developments and best practices in IBM OP installation and upgrades and share knowledge and insights with the team.

Your skills:

  • Strong knowledge and expertise in IBM OP installation and upgrades on Windows operating systems and Oracle databases.
  • Familiarity with IBM packages and software part numbers, enabling you to guide and troubleshoot installation processes effectively.
  • Experience with Cognos installation and upgrades, understanding the dependencies and requirements for a successful installation.
  • Proficiency in performing upgrades from version 8.2.0.4.2 to 8.2.0.5, addressing vulnerability issues, and from version 8.2.0.5 to 8.3.x.
  • In-depth understanding of system compatibility, stability, and performance considerations during the installation and upgrade processes.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and resolve issues that may arise during installation or upgrades.
  • Excellent documentation skills, allowing you to create clear and detailed instructions and guidelines for future reference.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, enabling you to collaborate with cross-functional teams and provide technical support to stakeholders and end-users.
  • Fluent in English & French, both written & verbal is MUST

If you are interested in this opportunity, we look forward to receiving your CV or if you have any questions, contact on +41 44 229 99 26. If you are interested in other opportunities that Experis are recruiting, please click on the link https://www.experis.ch/experis-zurich.

Take the next step and send us your CV and contact phone number on which we can reach you during working hours. Due to Swiss work permit restrictions, we can only consider applications from Swiss nationals, EU citizens as well as current work-permit holders for Switzerland. Ukrainian refugees are welcome, we will support you all the way. By applying, you agree to the storage and processing of your data for the application process. We strictly comply with the applicable data protection laws.

Don't meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Experis we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

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