Technical Consultant

Boston

About us

At Aptitude Software we provide software solutions that create a world of financial confidence.

We uniquely combine deep finance expertise and IP rich technology to enable finance professionals to run their global businesses, forecast decision outcomes and comply with complex regulations.

We are proud to have served the offices of finance for over 20 years, delivering financial control and insights to empower our clients achieve their strategies and ambitions. Aptitude Software supports businesses with combined revenues approaching $1 trillion and over 500 million end customers.

Headquartered in London, Aptitude Software is an operating company of Aptitude Software Group plc.


What you'll do

  • As a Technical Consultant, you will have project responsibilities for configuring Aptitude Software’s (‘Aptitude’) products and performing any necessary client specific customisations.
  • You will be part of a larger team of consultants and client/partner resources working under the guidance of senior colleagues. You will take ownership of certain tasks, interacting with client personnel where necessary, whilst maintaining a strong delivery focus.
  • You will be expected to follow best practices, as defined by senior colleagues, to ensure that the quality of our delivery is fit for purpose.
  • With support from others, you will gain a good understanding of the Aptitude product(s) capabilities, liaising with project colleagues to match client requirements onto those capabilities.
  • A key part of your role is to proactively continue your own personal development (keeping yourself updated with relevant knowledge and skills) as well as developing your understanding of how to best approach project work.
  • The role will usually be performed on client premises and significant travel (in-country and/or overseas) will be required of you

What we're looking for

Consultancy

  • Rapidly gains a full understanding of the project stream that you are assigned to, understanding the tasks and timescales required.
  • Takes responsibility for completing tasks to the required quality and seeking guidance where necessary.

Technical Skills

  • Demonstrates an understanding of ETL and RDBMS concepts and can apply them with support.
  • A capable practitioner of the Aptitude Product(s) being used, with a broad knowledge of the complete suite of Aptitude Products.
  • Looks for opportunities to broaden skills outside of the core Products, such as UNIX shell scripting.

Software Development Life Cycle

  • Demonstrates an understanding in the following disciplines:
    • Management of source code.
    • Performing automated build and testing.
    • Allocating development tasks in an agile setting.

Testing and Defect Resolution

  • Demonstrate an evidence-based approach to investigating & resolving defects.
  • Ensures defect occurrences are minimized by developing effective unit-test strategies.

Where you'll be

Boston, with travel.


How to apply

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Technical Consultant

Boston

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