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WAY4 Systems Engineer

Job Title: WAY4 Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 85777
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

WAY4 Systems Engineer

Our client, a world player providing Payments and Financial Services to the tourist and financial industry internationally is looking to recruit a Systems Engineer for its IT division based in Galway.

Job Purpose
  • The WAY4 Systems Engineer has responsibility for providing system change and analytical & operational support for the Multicurrency Platform (MCP) - WAY4, Visa Edit Package and MasterCard simulators.
  • The MCP system is the strategic Acquiring processing platform, providing Authorisation, Clearing & Settlement Services.
  • This role will have responsibility for maintenance and support of the MCP platform, requirements analysis and delivering the change pipeline.

Key Result Areas
  • Responsibility for support of the MCP system
  • Implementation of new WAY4 Acquiring / Switching modules and Business functional change
  • Delivering bi-annual Card Scheme Compliance Releases
  • Assist System Maintenance Activities, Change Management, and Custom Development.
  • Support daily operations, implementation and testing of compliance release system changes
  • Maintain business continuity service for WAY4 and supporting systems
  • Provide first level internal escalation support for MCP Operations Staff
  • Provide first level internal MCP User Support and Consultancy
  • Deliver quality analysis documentation for WAY4 projects.
  • Collaboration with development and IT teams in all integration change projects.
  • Participate in the Company's Performance Management System and ensure full compliance with all policies and procedures, reporting systems and Company Values at all times.

Education & Experience
  • Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in IT studies is required
  • Must have 2 to 4 years' experience working in a Payments IT domain
  • Must have experience in Switch, Clearing and Settlement payments platform
  • Experience of Way4 platform or alternative Payments platform
  • Must have strong technical database skills (knowledge of Oracle preferred and/or SQL server)
  • Must have working knowledge of developing scripts (such as PowerShell or Visual Basic)
  • Experience with end to end task management
  • Must have experience developing and performing system testing for platform change

Advantageous - desirable but not essential
  • Experience working with distributed IT systems
  • Experience of working with Microsoft Orchestrator
  • Experience with SQL Server would be an advantage

Skills & Key Competencies
  • Strong analytical skills, including interpreting system needs and translating into technical requirements.
  • Must be a quick learner and have a track record of identifying and solving problems.
  • Must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Must be a team player who enjoys working in a fast growing international company.
  • The ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and to be able to priorities work appropriately.
  • Must have proven time management skills and the ability to deliver to tight deadlines.
  • Willing to take accountability and responsibility and able to make sound decisions in a dynamic environment.
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure.
  • Must be available to travel occasionally.
  • Provide out of hours support as required by IT Payments function.

For further information on this Systems Engineer role in Galway please contact Bridin Quinn on 091730022 /
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