Systems Analyst

Chelmsford, Essex
Job Description
  • Purpose

     To provide support and development of the group IFS cloud-based ERP evergreen solution and connected systems

    Key Deliverables:

    • Conversant with Oracle PL/SQL.
    • Database administration monitoring background jobs, replication and interfaces
    • Managing system securities, profiles and user accounts
    • Assist with management of Cloud Technologies / Office 365 / Azure
    • Assist business need and be able to implement the IFS solutions to meet its requirements promoting simplification, innovation and automation.
    • Create enhancements, implement new features as well as create reports which includes developing Custom Objects, pages & events.
    • Support users in the business functional areas through an established Service Desk, concentrating on incident logging, problem resolution and recording corrective actions taken.
    • Support Application and system testing, document process and application functionality and maintain user manuals.
    • Contribute to feasibility studies for functional and technical enhancements to the existing application and help maintain the evergreen pathway.
    • Requires proven experience in a global environment, applying in-depth knowledge.
    • Based in Chelmsford 4/5 days per week and on call 365 days a year.
    • You may be requested to carry out supplementary duties or other duties not defined in this Job Description at various times as requested by the Company in order to ensure the smooth running of the department, or during periods of sickness, holidays or high volume of work. You may also on some occasions be requested to provide service outside your normal working hours, but these requests will not be unreasonable.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience


  • Knowledge in PL-SQL.
  • Networking protocols for ERP systems
  • Identity Management (Active Directory, Azure AD, 2FA,)
  • Good working knowledge of Crystal Reports
  • Experience of Cloud Technologies / Office 365 / Azure
  • An experienced problem solver
  • Good communication Skills - Able to communicate technical concepts to non-technical colleagues.
  • Ability to work within a team.
  • Pro-active and self-driven.
  • Highly analytical.
  • Flexible, able to manage and adapt to new requirements and changing priorities.
  • Ability and willingness to travel worldwide and to vessels


  • IFS Data Migration
  • IFS Admin tool/ Solution manager
  • Awareness of Oracle Database Administration
  • Experience in IFS from V7.5 onwards
  • IFS security
  • IFS Custom Objects development
  • Background in IFS business processes, IFS business system or IFS development
About The Company

The Global Marine Group is an innovative market leader in offshore engineering with an enviable track record of successful project execution. The Group consists of three business units; Global Marine providing fibre optic cable solutions to the telecommunications and oil & gas markets, CWind delivering a range of project services, CTVs and GWO-accredited training courses to the offshore wind industry and OceanIQ providing unparalleled subsea cable data, survey, route engineering, permitting and consultancy services for telecom and power cable installation projects.

The Group also demonstrates its global reach with two successful joint ventures, SB Submarine Systems in China, and CWind Taiwan.

With a global workforce of over 850 talented individuals, together the Group has installed over 300,000 kilometers of subsea telecoms cable and more than 1,500km of power cables, performed maintenance operations on 33% of the worlds fibre optic cables and offered engineering services, assets and highly qualified personnel for projects at more than 50 wind farms globally.

The Global Marine Group team is full of passionate people, sharing a wealth of knowledge and constantly achieving excellence. Together the Global Marine Group is committed to engineering a clean and connected future.