Business Systems Analyst/Programmer

Business Systems Analyst/Programmer

Centrax are looking for a Business Systems Analyst/Programmer to support the IT systems and Infrastructure with other members of the IT department.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Responsible for running and maintaining the IT systems in all the Centrax Group of companies.
  • To maintain the software systems that are used in the business. Be familiar with virtualised environments and their operation and maintenance. Extensive knowledge of the Microsoft office family of software and their backend server technology. To be able to analyse and solve and seek solutions to problems in an efficient manor, while keeping to the processes and procedures of the department. Take on projects that will involve balancing day to day support with project objectives. Able to support the day to day running of reporting systems and Business Intelligence.
  • Understand the fundamentals of the core Business Systems and the likely impact they may have on people and processes.
  • Able to work and cooperate within a small team to achieve the team and company objectives. To prioritise work inside the scope of the department working practices. Liaising and being able to communicate to internal colleagues and external suppliers. Demonstrate a willingness to consider new ways of approaching solutions.
  • Suggest and bring new ideas to the team and company that will improve the current systems and their operation.
  • To professionally represent Centrax Gas Turbine Division to all external parties.

Knowledge & Skills


  • Microsoft Server Technology
  • Microsoft Windows (8/10/11)
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • VBScript or Other Programming Language/s
  • Proficient in writing fine-tuned SQL queries and stored procedures
  • ERP systems
  • Business Intelligence
  • Document Management Systems
  • Microsoft Office
  • Be able to recognize and resolve system related problems. Work independently and make necessary decisions when needed in line with the department procedures.
  • Design, develop, document, analyse, create, test and modify computer systems, programs and integrations.
  • Be able to collate user requirements or questions on a business system and give feedback where necessary or make systems changes as required.


  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Pension scheme
  • BUPA health cover
  • Death in Service benefit
  • Secure on-site parking
  • 25 days holiday plus statutory days

Please provide a full CV when applying and also provide an explanation for any gaps in your employment history where applicable, along with your salary expectations.

Closing Date for applications: 20 October 2023

Whilst applications from persons meeting all of the essential requirements are invited, applicants must also be working in the UK or already have the right to do so and, where required, must be able to relocate to within daily commutable distance of Newton Abbot at short notice and at their own expense.

Centrax is committed to ensuring your privacy is protected. Information by which you can be identified during and after the recruitment process will be handled in accordance with our Job Applicant Privacy Notice.

For Recruiters:
At Centrax we know the precise type of person who would flourish in our business. As such we won’t consider speculative or unsolicited CVs from agencies whether emailed to Centrax employees or the HR team.

We only use agencies who have signed up to our preferred supplier list and have an understanding of our business. Only our selected recruitment partners will earn a fee where we have instructed them directly within a specific remit.

Date of Advertisement: 30 June 2023
Vacancy Ref. 2317