System Manager - CMDB
About the job
Visma IT & Communications is looking for a passionate System Manager for managing the Configuration Management Database (CMDB) in Visma Group.
Asset Management in the Visma Group is distributed. Asset Custodians (owners) exist all over Visma, and these owners are accountable and responsible for their assets.
There are many categories of assets.
*Physical assets (hardware) : . client devices (laptop and desktop PCs), mobile devices, routers, switches, compute hosts, storage area networks (SAN)
*Virtual assets : . virtual networks, virtual machines and other software defined configurations.
*Software assets : Software installed, run and maintained on both physical and virtual assets. Software can be anything from 3rd party software to Visma developed applications and their binaries.
Most of the assets in Visma are connected in one way or another, and they’re in many circumstances used to develop, test and run business services.
A CMDB is closely connected to ITSM and ISMS systems.
Visma has assets locally on-premises in the offices, in our own data centers as well as in other 3rd party data centers and public cloud environments. Asset Custodians are accountable for making sure their assets are at all times registered correctly in the CMDB, through means of scheduled imports and discovery means.
As System Manager for the CMDB you will be accountable for making sure that the CMDB is operative at all times, and that it can support and connect to other relevant systems throughout Visma for additional data integrations. You will also be responsible for the overall asset
management procedure in VITC as well as communicating the importance of asset management to other parties throughout the Visma Group, to ensure adoption in teams and newly acquired companies.
You will be a member of the ITAM Squad, where your skills and contributions to manage our CMDB will be very visible. The ITAM Squad is accountable for many systems related to ITAM, and you will be closely collaborating with all members to ensure Visma has a stable and available CMDB with a high level of data quality.
You must love to help Squad members and to receive help from them. The Squad is international so you will use English both written and orally.
If the descriptions above fit you, and you can check several of the following bullets, Visma IT & Communications can offer you a very interesting work and competitive terms.
*Master's or Bachelor's degree in related fields, preferably Computer Science area, with an overall minimum of 2 years of relevant experience
*Good understanding of Asset Management area, what it is and how it works
*Negotiation capabilities and problem solving mindset
*Understanding of ITAM tools - an advantage
*Windows and/or Linux background
*Basic understanding of networking
*Knowledge of public clouds - an advantage
*Understanding the IT Service industry as well as the relevant marketplace
*Effectively cope with change; comfortably adjust to alterations in work activities; able to decide and act with limited information; effectively handle risk and uncertainty in ambiguous situations
*Demonstrated resilience, diplomacy, influence, relationship building, and problem solving skills in a variety of situations
*Highly effective written and oral communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills and experience dealing effectively with a wide range of people
*Digital skills (. Google for Work apps).
*Fluency in Business English is required
*Customer oriented behaviour
*Fast learner - research capabilities for obtaining required information.
*Would like to work primarily with IT Asset Management tools but is also interested and curious about other aspects of IT.
*Manage the Visma IT & Communications Asset Management tools on an integrated platform, ensuring along the way all documentation necessary for conducting asset management activities within VITC and communicating best practices to other parties in Visma.
*Actively contribute to further development of the IT Development Department in cooperation with the Infrastructure Manager.
What Visma offers
We offer an exciting position in an international working environment where you will be part of a dynamic and highly skilled international team. You will have good opportunities for career development through internal training and diverse work assignments in a prominent international company. We offer competitive terms and conditions.
We conduct background checks on relevant candidates through our partner Semac.