General information

Country
Australia
State
South Australia
City
Adelaide
Department
Development
Job ID
27458

Description & Requirements

About Infor

Infor delivers end-to-end ERP and strategic edge applications that are integrated and delivered in a multi-tenant cloud. We believe that customers need industry-specific solutions and that one size does not fit all.

We are proud to serve more than 68,000 companies worldwide. Infor is a standalone subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., which has annual revenues of over $110 billion.

For more information visit www.infor.com


Position Summary

Your role is to ensure that customers of our product can utilise the Pathway product in such a way as to support, enhance and underpin their own business activities. 

Your function within the team crosses what are traditionally seen as separate Information Technology specialties. As a team member, you will be required to provide advanced Tier 3 Application Support to all our customers, specialising in many different modules of the Pathway product. Your role will also see you take on System Testing activities for modules you support within the Pathway product. You may also be called upon to undertake Business Analysis of Software or integration requirements, where you will be required to prepare, contribute towards and champion functional specifications aimed at enhancing the current product offering. As well as any other activities aimed at helping our customers to implement, utilize and support the functional richness of the product, or to develop and shape the future direction of the product.

In general, your role is to ensure that the Pathway product remains a competitive and sector leading product of choice for our existing and potential customers. In short, your role is to support and promote the use of Pathway amongst our customer base in whatever capacity is required from time to time.


Who we are looking for

Infor is seeking people who are capable of contributing to the organisation across six core capabilities – Technical Expertise Supports Strategic Direction Achieves Results Supports Productive Working Relationships Displays Personal Drive and Integrity Communicates with Influence.

Your suitability for this role will be assessed against five core capabilities as they relate to this role and also include one technical capability. These are outlined below

  • Technical Expertise: You will have substantial experience in supporting enterprise wide applications. Skills in T-SQL scripting and an understanding of relational databases are a substantial advantage. Experience with an online multi-user help desk system and tools that facilitate remote access with customers such as Webex meetings and Skype for Business would be an advantage.
  • Practices Strategic Thinking: You are highly skilled in problem resolution, experienced in critically analysing issues and applying sound problem resolution techniques to application issues. Your ability to make appropriate and timely recommendations to complex problems stands you out from the crowd. You are a lateral thinker capable at adapting an enterprise application to overcome specific problems or offer viable solutions to seemingly unachievable goals.
  • Achieves Results: You have a demonstrable ability to see tasks through to completion. You thrive under pressure and are committed to excellence in your work. You have a track record of achieving results whilst working independently or with minimal direct supervision. Personal development skills that build from a combination of formal training and independent learning are essential.
  • Supports Productive Working Relationships: As a team member, you contribute effectively in the delivery of quality services to clients in accordance with agreed service levels. You will be highly skilled at developing relationships with both customers and colleagues and be willing to step outside your comfort zone where required for the benefit of the team as a whole.
  • Displays Personal Drive and Integrity: You will show initiative and take personal responsibility for the accurate and timely completion of work undertaken. You will have excellent task and time management skills and are able to manage many concurrent tasks and priorities ensuring both customer and internal deadlines are met.
  • Communicate with Influence: You must possess a high level of both written and verbal communication skill, being able to communicate clearly and can liaise with clients at all levels. Your work may entail communicating with a range of customers from IT professionals to product end-users with varying skills and knowledge of our products. You will communicate with our customers via online incident updates, telephone, web conferencing and on occasions in person


Your Responsibilities Include

  • Assist delivering a quality product to the Customer base
  • Undertake as well as define System Testing procedures and documentation as part of the software development cycle
  • Investigate software defects, documentation or procedural issues reported by customers and investigate, document, and recommend solutions in accordance with procedures
  • Provide primary level of contact for investigation into support and development issues that are raised in regards to the Modules your team is responsible for. Provide effective communication of the resolution of these back to the Team Manager and nominated contacts
  • Check Release Notes for Software releases, Service packs and fixes are meaningful and easily understood prior to the work item passing to the Customer in accordance with the standard development procedures
  • Assist with Develop Functional Specifications, System Test Plans, Regression Test Plans and Load Testing Plans as requested
  • Review and provide feedback on Functional Specifications, Unit Test Plans, System Test Plans and Release Notes as requested
  • Ability to Mentor and provide guidance to other System Testers if requested
  • Identify, recommend or address procedural improvements
  • Maintain a professional attitude, approach and appearance at all times
  • Adhere to all internal policies and procedures
  • Assist with other duties as requested from time to time by the Development Team Manager


Knowledge and Skills, You Bring to the Organization

  • A System Testing/Quality Assurance role, preferably with exposure to provision of Local Government Software
  • The Local Government industry and/or Local Government software solutions provider
  • Proficient in Agile Methodology and Testing methodologies
  • Microsoft Office products 


What’s in it for you?

At Infor, we are highly invested in the success of our people. We strive to make Infor a great company to do business with—and an awesome place to work. We recruit passionate people, cultivate an inclusive work environment, and encourage volunteerism in our communities.

Infor Values:

Our Guiding Principles set the standard for how we work with one another. They define who we are as an organization and guide everything we do. By applying the same shared values that unleash prosperity in free societies—such as value creation, integrity, responsibility, free speech, and toleration—we encourage one another to take initiative and to challenge the status quo.

 

We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.