Beacon System Manager

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We are proud to be working with one of Europe's leading energy providers who have made a name for themselves within the industry for their innovation and working environment. They are now seeking a skilled and ambitious Beacon System Manager to join them in either Amsterdam, Düsseldorf, Oslo or London.

Posted On:
Closing On:
Tuesday, 20th September 2022
Monday, 14th November 2022
Location: Oslo
Pay Rate: €70,000- €90,000 pa + Bonus
Duration: Permanent

Job Description:

Our client are a leading clean energy provider is looking for a Beacon System Manager to strengthen the team responsible for the system portfolio of the trading and risk management department.

Project context:

You will be placed in an environment with highly skilled colleagues and will be expected to take a leading role in the further development of the system portfolio. Our client has chosen to use Beacon is a combination of ETRM system and Inhouse Risk model to fully support our strategical goals. It is implemented as platform as a service on private Azure Cloud. The system is used at our offices in Oslo, Trondheim, London & Düsseldorf.

In your role as Beacon System Manager you will:

  • This is a purely technical role where you will maintain the Beacon system.
  • Be responsible for application maintance and improvements
  • Be responsible for release and patch management
  • Be reposnsible for integration maintance 
  • Provide system support (incl. API Gateway) for all relevant business processes in Front-, Middle- and Back Office 
  • Provide support on smaller specialist risk systems
  • Develop and maintain close relationship and cooperation with system suppliers, internal developers & colleagues and consultants, through daily management and project activities
  • Organize the implementation of proposed amendments, tests and operational services in accordance to ITIL processes
  • Provide the concept and implement changes according to agreed timeframes
  • Follow up with suppliers in relation to errors, support, maintenance as well as commercially and contractually
  • Ensure internal IT compliance rules are followed

You have the following skills and experience:

  • You have a broad understanding and interest in the financial or commodity markets
  • You have a significant understanding of trading and risk management systems
  • You have previously worked in the interface between software providers and internal departments (business and/or IT)
  • Programming experience is an advantage
  • Technical education at university level (BSc),or several years of relevant experience
  • You have good communication and organization skills to ensure good collaboration between different disciplines and departments
  • You can work independently
  • You have a good understanding of Interfaces & API
  • You are fluent in English, both written and spoken

Reasons to apply:

  • Professional and personal development in an exciting company
  • Monetary childcare subsidy to support you and your family
  • A focus on fun outside of work, supported by various activity groups such as soccer, yoga, sailing, climbing, boxing, cabin rentals, and much more
  • A positive working environment characterized by competence, responsibility and innovation
  • A diverse workplace with regards to gender, age and cultural background
  • Competitive terms of employment and excellent benefit schemes

Preferred Skills:

Please note this position is purely a technical role for maintaining the Beacon system