Buck Technical Analyst - Implementation (Graduate) in Bristol, United Kingdom
BUCK - A 102-year-old firm that is JUST GETTING STARTED.
Technical Analyst (Graduate) - Bristol
At Buck, we offer market leading Flexible Benefits solutions to a wide portfolio of clients.
Our web-based and mobile enabled platforms provide participants with an enhanced benefits selection experience.
We have an exciting new opportunity for a Technical Analyst to join our Flexible Benefits Implementation team in Bristol.
This role will ideally be suited to a recent technology graduate or someone with 12 months plus experience in a technology focused role.
As the Technical Analyst, you will be supporting the management of configuration projects end-to -end. You will also be working very closely with other project and technical teams to configure and support the test-cycles and execute test plans and scripts.
As the Technical Analyst, your responsibilities will include:
Creating and maintaining simple to medium complexity flexible benefit software configuration tasks in the Darwin platform;
Support of the internal Flex Delivery team queries;
Undertake configuration testing;
Complete configuration peer review;
Liaise with key internal business contacts including Project Managers and Consultants;
Liaise with 3rd party external software providers;
Maintain and update configuration process documentation;
Undertake and take responsibility for completion of assigned work in a timely and accurate manner;
Maintain and log accurate time recording for all work complete;
Carry out such other duties as may be agreed from time to time.
Required Skills & Experience:
Experience of IT or Configuration focused role;
Ideally holding an IT focused qualification or graduate degree;
The ability to provide support in person or by emails;
Strong MS Office Excel to advanced level including knowledge of Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP and Advance Formula’s;
Experience of working with MS Access, PHP and / or MySQL (desirable not essential);
Ability to manage own work and priorities accordingly;
Strong problem-solving skills;
A proactive and methodical thinker who works well under pressure;
Attention to detail is essential, along with strong interpersonal skills;
Excellent communication skills essential, both verbal and written.
As an established company with a start-up mentality, we know that our employees are key to our success. We offer a comprehensive remuneration package while taking into consideration aspects such a flexible working and factors key to a good work life balance.
What we offer:
Highly competitive salary;
Minimum of 25 days annual leave (excluding Bank holidays) with the option to purchase additional (10 days) or sell back (5 days);
Private Medical cover including partner / spouse and children;
Excellent Defined Contribution pension provisions;
Comprehensive Life Assurance coverage;
Long-term sickness insurance coverage;
Interest free season ticket loan;
Company Bonus scheme;
Company Car allowance (eligibility criteria applicable);
Additional flexible benefits Scheme to support you and your family in and out of work encompassing; Health & Wellbeing, Protection and Lifestyle covering; additional Life assurance, Travel insurance, Dental insurance, Medical Cash plan, Health screening, Critical Illness cover plus many more.
At Buck, we pride ourselves in our Diversity and Inclusion and are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable UK law.
We are exclusively focused on helping our clients and their people succeed together. By this, we mean we’re partnering with some of the world's most forward-thinking companies to re-envision and re-design the way that employees work and live. And we’re doing this by finding the right combination of consulting, outsourcing, and technology solutions to help our clients realise the best organisational performance for their businesses while driving positive health, wealth, and career outcomes for their people.