JIRA System Administrator

  • Location:
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£42,000 / per annum D.O.E
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Tech & IT Jobs
  • Deadline:
    August 2, 2023

Express Recruitment are proud to be working with a firmly established SaaS consultancy, who are leading providers of cloud-based software solutions on a global scale. As a result of consistent growth, our client is seeking a highly proficient JIRA specialist, to join their PMO team and administer their range of Atlassian products.

In return, you will receive a competitive starting salary of up to c£42,000 per annum, plus other benefits to include 5% pension, life assurance, hybrid working, internal training programmes, private medical insurance, enhanced paternity leave, and Perkbox discounts.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Maintain, configure and integrate a broad range of Atlassian products, (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket) in order to maximise performance
  • Research and identify areas for improvement across current business functions, and suggest strategies to optimise efficiency and overall performance
  • Maintain Atlassian roadmap and plan accordingly for integrations, upgrades and maintenance works
  • Create dashboards, task boards, workflow charts and produce SCRUM reports prior to sprint meetings
  • Keep up to date with emerging performance enhancing functions relating to the Atlassian toolset and schedule upgrade sessions with wider department leads
  • Conduct training for new starters and current employees regarding system function changes, upgrades and integrations
  • Act as main point of contact for all JIRA and Confluence relating enquiries
  • Liaise frequently with the Product Owner for full brief on end user requests and come up with solutions to help maximise end user experience
  • Keep abreast of system architecture and potential upstream/downstream impacts of implementing software solution upgrades
  • Carry out any additional PMO related tasks set by the PMO Manager
  • Ensure systems are fully compliant with up-to-date information security policies

Skills & Experience 

  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience with Atlassian products (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket)
  • Proven system administration experience
  • Complete understanding of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Experience working in a PMO working environment
  • Well versed with Lean methodologies e.g., Kanban
  • Previous experience developing, implementing or configurating ERP software highly desirable
  • Exceptional stakeholder management experience
  • First class interpersonal and communication skills

About Express Recruitment

Express Recruitment has been offering exceptional recruitment solutions across the East Midlands since 1987, “exceeding expectations every time” of over 267,000 candidates.

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Monday-Friday, Full Time

Salary: c£42,000 per annum D.O.E

Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

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This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.