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Logistics IT Specialist

  • Location

    Oxford

  • Job Function:

    Logistics

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £42000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nathan Abbey

  • Contact email:

    nathan.abbey@ea-first.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH2091_1717492498

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    02 September 2024

  • Consultant:

    Nathan Abbey

My client are looking to bring on board a Logistics IT Specialist based out of their site in Oxford. The role is well suited to someone who has a passion for automation and digital technology innovation and supporting with process improvement on site.

My client are a leading £PL Provider.

The responsibilities of the Logistics IT Specialist based in Oxford are including but no limited to the following.

  • Offer technical support across a number of company functions.
  • Actively contribute to realising the company strategic plan in accordance with business requirements.
  • Assist the Automation, Digital & Innovation division in achieving their goals.
  • Foster engagement among all stakeholders, internal and external, fostering teamwork for projects aligned with company objectives.
  • Address challenges and obstacles, driving progress on agreed-upon projects.
  • Stay updated on emerging technologies, especially Industry 4.0, and upcoming trends, aligning them with potential solutions the business and its customers.
  • Cultivate relationships to enhance collaboration across internal functions such as IT, Procurement, and Operations.
  • Emphasise standardisation, identifying scalable solutions and technologies.
  • Conduct and support demonstrations and tours for both internal and external visitors.

The successful candidate for the Logistics IT Specialist based in Oxford will have the following experience, skill set and characteristics.

  • Develop original ideas into business proposals or solutions for internal challenges within the business network.
  • Foster collaboration across all business sectors, building robust work relationships.
  • Effectively communicate with colleagues and stakeholders to provide project updates and discuss requirements.
  • Adaptability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, sometimes with evolving parameters.
  • Adhere to safety protocols when dealing with electrical and mechanical systems.
  • Proficiency in electrical systems, mechanical systems, and automation technologies.
  • Experience in Agile project management methodologies (DevOps, Git version control).
  • Familiarity with 3D Computer-Aided Design software such as SolidWorks and SketchUp.
  • Ability to utilise engineering programming languages like C, C++, Java, and PHP for application development.
  • Familiarity with Arduino and Raspberry Pi platforms for programming as needed.
  • Proficiency in utilising BI dashboards and databases for effective data hosting and visualisation.
  • Demonstrated track record of product delivery utilising C++ and Python coding languages.
  • Previous experience in a similar role.

£42,000 + Beneifts

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.