Application Administrator in Burlington, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

VOLT has partnered with a well-established client who has a need for Application Support Engineer CONTRACT to start, possible Right to Hire.  This is an on-site OPPORTUNITY in Burlington, MA for 4 to 5-month contract with possible seamless extension.

Title:                                    Application Administrator
LOCATION                           Burlington, MA
Industry:                             Pharma - Application of information technology
Type                                     4 to 5 Month Contract possible extension

DESCRIPTION: Application Administrator

Years’ Experience: 5-9 years

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Good understanding of the software development lifecycle (SDLC) and familiarity with the different types of applications used by large teams to manage the SDLC and adopt various “best practices” in software development (exposure to SDLC in medical or defense environment a plus). Experience working with and administering third party client-only application and enterprise applications (client/server and web based). Application Administrator should be able to rapidly absorb and implement new technologies and procedures. Technical and communication skills to support, diagnose, and troubleshoot end-user problems (supporting software engineering teams a plus). At least three years of experience in systems support. Must have solid experience administering PTC Integrity ALM for managing requirements, tests, and test results. Working knowledge of defect tracking systems, and source control systems. Understanding of access management and information security concepts.

Software and Tools Used/Supported (experience with these is not required, but exposure, understanding and prior administration is a plus): Application Administrator

  • Application Lifecycle Management: PTC Integrity, DOORS, HP Quality Center, TFS
  • Defect Tracking: JIRA, ClearQuest
  • Static Code Analysis: Coverity, Code Sonar, etc.
  • Source Code Control: AccuRev, Git/Bitbucket, ClearCase, TFS, SVN
  • Continuous Integration: Jenkins, TeamCity, Build Forge
  • System Configuration Management: Chef, Puppet, Ansible
  • Scripting: Windows (PowerShell), Linux/Mac (bash), PERL, Ruby

Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline

Application Administrator

Duties: Collaborate with engineers on use of third party applications that allow them to more effectively define, design, develop, verify, and validate high quality and secure medical software. This includes configuring/customizing third party applications to solve business problems, while ensuring those applications enforce key product development processes. Provide training to internal users (small group and individual), troubleshoot application problems, define procedures that general IT support staff can follow to resolve “tier 1” requests (new accounts, software installs, etc.). Participate in the team’s recurring work direction meetings (aka scrum standups) and team planning meetings. May recommend purchase of software and coordinates installation with vendors and/or technician.

VOLT is an equal opportunity employer