Environment Configuration Manager

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time

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The Global Environment Management team, of which you will be part, are responsible for providing support and development services to test business and technology environment stakeholders across the Corporate & Investment Bank. As part of the team you will be responsible for the definition, implementation and day-to-day running of data and code management tools and processes in our enterprise scale end-to-end test environments. Whilst supporting the overall testing effort through this work you will also have specific responsibility for supporting data-centric change initiatives. Initially responsible for the matrix management of staff working on related activities, the role does have scope to expand into the management of dedicated resource.

Responsibilities

  • Test Data Management
    • Test Data Management strategy design, implementation and maintenance
    • Reference data system connectivity configuration and maintenance
    • Co-ordination of end-to-end environment refreshes (150+ applications in scope)
    • Design, implementation and administration of data security and masking procedures
    • Design, implementation and administration of real-time data replication procedures
    • Documentation, maintenance and communication of data related processes, procedures and application configuration
    • Environment support for data related projects moving through the test environments
  • Code Management
    • Design, implementation and management of test environment code control procedures
    • Design, implementation and management of configuration conflict management procedures
    • User-Acceptance-Test level Release Management
    • Provide end-to-end (150+ application) test environment design recommendations

Skills and Experience Required

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • A proactive and positive approach to problem solving, taking ownership of issues, and having the determination to follow things through to resolution
  • Experience in the deployment and execution of data refresh technologies
  • Enterprise scale reference data management (RDM)
  • Process design, documentation and management
  • Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals
  • Understanding of risk controls and compliance to departmental and company-wide standards
  • Ability to work in a business critical and high-pressure environment with limited supervision
  • Ability to transition quickly between technical and business discussions to effectively communicate with all stakeholders
  • Good business and commercial acumen, with an awareness of the business and financial impact of environment instability
  • Interact with all levels of management to ensure business continuity

Skills and Experience Preferred

  • Delphix test data management
  • GIT version control
  • Understanding of Data Science principles and methodologies
  • Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming (Java, Python, .Net, C++, etc.)
  • ITILv3 / ITILv4 Foundation certification
  • Knowledge of process improvement / continuous improvement
  • Professional certifications in Project Management or Testing
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