Technology Adviser (Database Management/ Support / Training / Geoscience / MS SQL) – Johannesburg, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 6 days ago

Reference No. 253 09 RR

Technology Adviser (Database Management/ Support / Training / Geoscience / MS SQL) – Johannesburg, South Africa


 


Reference Number: 253 09 RR


 


Job Description:


Our client, an international mining service provider is seeking a Technology Adviser within the VS (Exploration and Mining Value) who will be responsible for the operational design/needs analysis of our customers for the provision of the company Geoscientific Information Management (GIM) solution including technical support and the delivery of training sessions associated with the use of the solution.


 


Responsibilities:


  • To develop an in-depth knowledge of the company technology product suite to an expert level.
  • To maintain expert knowledge of all functionality and new release features.
  • To participate in the growth of the internal knowledgebase and contribute to knowledge sharing between key stakeholders.
  • To define optimised Geological Database Management solutions to facilitate the customers business requirements.
  • To Execute the delivery of a Geological Database Management solution.
  • To Project manage on site.
  • To Promote and manage deliverables and sign-off.
  • To Advise customer on an optimised learning pathway.
  • To Deliver structured Learning Pathways and end-user training in either a virtual classroom or face to face delivery format.
  • To provide assistance and guidance on how to solve technical or business problems.
  • To take ownership of all support enquiries and ensure communication until resolution.
  • To escalate critical issues to key stakeholders when necessary.
  • To submit, track and communicate the outcomes of bugs and RFEs on behalf of the customer.
  • To work closely with key stakeholders, both internal and external at all stages in the solution delivery process.
  • To complete all post solution delivery functions including updates to the Client Relationship Management (CRM) system, including future opportunities, debrief to relevant internal stakeholders and post analysis.
  • To Assist the Regional Manager with implementation project management activities.
  • To provide peer review of technical documents.
  • To provide mentorship and guidance to Implementation team members.
  • To provide assistance across the business with technical presentations and expertise.
  • To ensure Business systems remain up to date at all times.


 


 


 


Requirements: Qualification and Skill


  • You have substantial experience (3+ years) in either the geoscience or the information technology domain in the Natural Resources sector.
  • Degree qualification/s in geoscientific or IT, or equivalent relevant education, training or professional experience
  • Knowledge of relational databases and/or structured query language (SQL) would be preferable.
  • Degree qualification/s in geoscientific or IT, or equivalent relevant education, training or professional experience.
  • Significant IT skills to construct well developed Geological Database Management tools and SQL Objects

     


Benefits and Contractual information:


  • Permanent employment opportunity
  • Competitive annual package
  • Opportunity to work with Global Mid to Tier One mining companies


 


 


Please visit www.mining-recruitment-jobs.com for more exciting opportunities.


 


Ruan Roodt


Senior Consultant  


CA Mining


 


CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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