- Ref: MTCLE1
- Location: Home based (with travel when required)
- Salary: Up to £74,000 ( dependent on experience and assessment performance)
- Contract: Full time (40 hours)
- Contract Length: 23 month fixed term or permanent contracts (dependent on eligibility)
The Client Innovation Centre (CIC), with emphasis on innovation, is a new, innovative and exciting part of IBM. Did we mention that we’re dedicated to innovation? The CIC is a fast-paced and dynamic business, created to deliver high-value technical services to world renowned clients. Buzzing with invention, originality and a pioneering spirit, it feels like an entrepreneurial start-up, but with the support of the world's largest IT and consulting services company.
We offer a unique experience for those with exceptional talent, extraordinary ambitions and forward thinking ideas. The CIC is place for people with real enthusiasm and a passion for IT, a place for those who want a challenge, ask questions, and explore what’s possible.
We could write here about how we want flexible, hard-working and driven individuals to join our rapidly expanding team, and we do, but we’re also looking for more than that. We want people who will go the extra mile, grab the bull by the horns and shout "I can do this!" We’re looking for people that are hungry to grow, who think outside the box and that thrive in a friendly and energetic working environment.
What do we look for in a person?
- Resilience to change - Because it can and will happen
- Passionate - To make a difference
- Inquisitive - Go on, ask a question!
- Team Player - Teamwork makes the dream work
- Fun - As it’s a vital part of our innovative culture!
This is not a list of generic personal attributes, this is a list of what we are looking for in an employee, a list of qualities that we live and breathe in the CIC. If this sounds like you, then we want you in our team!
As one of the world’s largest, and most innovative, companies we deliver top-notch services using cutting-edge technology, so your skills count!
All candidates will be able to demonstrate a proven track record in the creation of documentation for technical/functional guidance, including user stories, design and release notes. Ideal candidates will have solid Dynamics CRM skills and applied knowledge in all aspects of delivery. Projects will be varied and individuals should therefore demonstrate a breadth of capability and evidence of the following:
- Extensive experience in Microsoft Dynamics CRM from design, through build to integrate with rollout
- Experience working with Azure
- Understanding business requirements to meet the business needs of the clients, including customising and configuring the platform.
- Integration of existing systems and services into the CRM architecture.
- Support deployment and provisioning activities.
- Enhancing and customising Dynamics CRM systems
- Defining user requirements
Desirable skills also include:
- CRM 2011, 2013, 2015 (CRM 2016 not essential)
- Enterprise level projects
- C# .NET development
- Working within an agile environment
- Able to translate business goals into solutions
We’re looking for people with a degree in Computer Science or related subject as well as a minimum of 3 years Dynamics CRM development experience. We’re equally interested in people with degrees in another subject that demonstrates logical thinking. We typically ask for a 2:1 or above, however, if you don’t have a 2:1 degree but possess the relevant
We’re looking for people with a degree in Computer Science or related subject as well as previous Dynamics CRM development experience. We’re equally interested in people with degrees in another subject that demonstrates logical thinking. We typically ask for a 2:1 or above, however, if you don’t have a 2:1 degree but possess the relevant technical skills and experience we will still consider your application.
Perks don’t hurt
As well as a competitive salary and a career in a world- leading IT organisation, we also offer a number of additional benefits! As an employee at the IBM CIC UK, you will receive access to our Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme, as well as discounts at leading high street and online retailers. Our offices are modern with agile work spaces, with the addition of flexible break out areas - some of our sites also have table tennis and arcade games!
As the CIC is very much an employee focused environment we are proud of our employee training programmes. As part of the CIC, you will have the opportunity to undertake a multitude of training courses with an extensive range of classroom, e-learning, interactive and video courses. With our support, you will have the opportunity to acquire industry recognised qualifications, gain valuable experience with globally renowned companies and work with industry leading technologies. If you are as passionate about IT as we are, this will hopefully excite you as much as it excites us!
As part of the CIC, you will have the opportunity to travel to client’s sites and other IBM and CIC centres across the UK, sometimes even further! Travel flexibility is important to us as our clients often like to work with you face to face. You will be expected to travel throughout your employment so we are looking for explorers, those people who are willing to go the extra mile for our clients (quite literally!) If you are not willing to travel to projects then we won’t be able to consider your application.
All applicants must hold a UK work permit or visa valid for a two year period prior to applying. Unfortunately, we do not offer visa sponsorship and have no future plans to do so. For certain projects, ideally candidates will be British Nationals with a minimum of 5 years UK residency, preferably 10 years.
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