Systems Administrator Jobs in UAE at BAE Systems

Title: Systems Administrator

Company: BAE Systems

Location: UAE

Type: Contract

Category: IT/Tech, Engineering

Job Description

A great opportunity to work in a supportive and goal orientated team

Enjoy flexibility and interesting work within our strong team culture

Location Osborne Naval Shipyard, SA

The largest surface shipbuilding endeavour in the nation’s history is now underway in Australia.

Apply your talent where it counts as a Systems Administrator in our BAE Systems Maritime Australia team in the Osborne Naval Shipyard, SA.

Despite COVID-19, we have a strong pipeline of job opportunities and we are still hiring. We’re continuing to provide the Australian Defence Force with what they need to help protect the nation. Many of our people are now safely working from home. Of course some roles can’t be done from home and in those cases, we’re operating with an increased focus on health and safety on-site. We’re finding new ways of working in response to COVID-19 and our workforce is still delivering the best capability for Australia.

About the Opportunity

As the Systems Administrator you will be responsible for assisting in the installation and configuration, operation, and maintenance of computing, messaging systems and infrastructure in project and support teams.

You will deploy engineering systems updates from vendor, raise issues with vendors, provide user support and monitor application performance.

The IM&T and the wider team will be operating as ‘One Team’ across multiple sites and time zones, you will be expected to adopt a ‘Smart Working’ approach by being flexible in their start and finish times to maintain a work life balance.

Frequent early morning meetings and evening meetings will be required to ensure we are aligned.

In terms of specific responsibilities, you will:

Configure the engineering systems to support business requirements

Develop and document processes and procedures in conjunction with the end users to maximize the benefit from the Engineering tools

Perform script development and work closely with Business Analysts to develop solutions

Create training course materials and training delivery

Assist with the definition of engineering software enhancement requirement

Perform user access management

Assess new versions of the engineering software from the supplier for benefits to the business

Provide input to decision on whether to adopt new versions of the software

Create and execute test plans for new software versions

Liaise with the UK based teams who support the Engineering tools to receive and provide input on the management and configuration of the software

About you

As an ideal applicant for this opportunity, you’ll have:

Good problem solving skills to identify root cause of issues and develop resolution to software issues

Significant experience in supporting engineering systems, in particular 3D CAD systems, on large engineering projects

Large, complex software system management

Engineering System Database management, preferably Oracle

The ability to develop scripts, including SQL and a dynamic programming language such as Perl

Experience in working within the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

Experience in JavaScript and ECMAScript, will be an advantage

Whilst not essential, a diploma or degree in information technology or engineering will be an advantage.


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