Nissan Sunderland

Information Systems & Technology (Business Technology) Placement Job Description

Summary

As a Business Technology Placement you will be supporting a variety of interesting projects and initiatives. With new challenges and opportunities coming thick and fast from a wide range of business areas. Working for us will provide insight and exposure to various professional avenues whilst interacting with different cultures. Diversity is key, as most departments work cross functionally with Renault and Daimler.

Key Skills Required for the Information Systems & Technology (Business Technology) Placement

  • Must be studying a degree in a Business Technology related discipline
  • Are able to partake in a 12 month placement as part of their course
  • Demonstrable passion for technology and innovation
  • An understanding of Project Management techniques
  • An understanding of modern systems delivery including development tools, infrastructure, techniques, frameworks and approaches
  • Pragmatic problem solving approach with the ability to make decisions and take measured risks
  • Strong communication skills enabling the ability to work in a cross functional diverse multicultural team environment
  • Flexibility to travel – this may be required depending upon demand

Main Responsibilities

  • Deliverable Management – Exposure to project management techniques to ensure quality, cost and time constraints remain a priority at all times. Agility & nimbleness is key and applying quality assurance to all aspects of delivery
  • Project Management Techniques – Agile & Waterfall
  • Appreciation of Analysis & Requirements Gathering – engaging business counterparts & drawing out problems and needs gathering and producing business requirements
  • Appreciation of Design – functional design of IS systems and architecture
  • Collaboration – with colleagues across all IS teams including development, infrastructure, security services and integration to ensure solutions are feasible, achievable and cost-effective

 

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