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JIRA Administrator

Contract Position in ATLANTA, Georgia

Post Date: 02/12/2019

Rate: Not Specified

Education Level: Bachelors

Reference: Job # 158612


Our Atlanta-based client is seeking a Jira Administrator to configure, manage, and enhance Jira and Confluence tools, including native functionality as well as researching, testing, and implementing plugins.  The Jira administrator will be responsible for understanding the current process, gathering requirements, investigating potential solutions, analyzing impact, communicating with stakeholders, and implementing solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with customers, other Business Analysts, and cross-functional teams to collect requirements and develop solutions to support the daily needs of a rapidly growing business.
  • Research, test, and implement plugins for Jira and Confluence.
  • Develop interfaces between external tooling and Jira/Confluence infrastructure.
  • Manage complex Jira workflows, screen schemes, permission schemes, and notification schemes.
  • Configure and enhance multiple Jira Service Desks.
  • Document requirements, solutions, as well as user and support reference guides.
  • Develop specifications and test plans associated with new features or modifications.
  • Confer with and provide support to technical group.
  • Provide communications link between user and technical group.
  • Provide ongoing user support including troubleshooting and resolution of issues.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in setting up and supporting Atlassian Tools (Jira, Confluence, etc.).
  • Basic SQL and JQL query experience.
  • Experience customizing workflows, setting up dashboards, and generating reports.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of the software development cycle.
  • Experience with Jira Service Desk.

Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to automate and extend base Jira/Confluence functionality, including scripting.
  • Design and develop customizations and plugins.
  • Experience developing custom plugins using Java for Jira 7.x and Confluence 6.x.
  • Experience using/extending REST API using Java for Jira and Confluence.
  • Knowledge of Single Sign On protocols such as SAML, SAML2.
  • Experience in customizing the look and feel of Jira Service Desk.

If this sounds like you, apply with MATRIX today!

 

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JIRA Administrator

Contract Position in ATLANTA, Georgia

Job Overview

Post Date

02/12/2019

Rate

Not Specified

Education Level

Bachelors

Reference

Job # 158612

Our Atlanta-based client is seeking a Jira Administrator to configure, manage, and enhance Jira and Confluence tools, including native functionality as well as researching, testing, and implementing plugins.  The Jira administrator will be responsible for understanding the current process, gathering requirements, investigating potential solutions, analyzing impact, communicating with stakeholders, and implementing solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with customers, other Business Analysts, and cross-functional teams to collect requirements and develop solutions to support the daily needs of a rapidly growing business.
  • Research, test, and implement plugins for Jira and Confluence.
  • Develop interfaces between external tooling and Jira/Confluence infrastructure.
  • Manage complex Jira workflows, screen schemes, permission schemes, and notification schemes.
  • Configure and enhance multiple Jira Service Desks.
  • Document requirements, solutions, as well as user and support reference guides.
  • Develop specifications and test plans associated with new features or modifications.
  • Confer with and provide support to technical group.
  • Provide communications link between user and technical group.
  • Provide ongoing user support including troubleshooting and resolution of issues.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in setting up and supporting Atlassian Tools (Jira, Confluence, etc.).
  • Basic SQL and JQL query experience.
  • Experience customizing workflows, setting up dashboards, and generating reports.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of the software development cycle.
  • Experience with Jira Service Desk.

Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to automate and extend base Jira/Confluence functionality, including scripting.
  • Design and develop customizations and plugins.
  • Experience developing custom plugins using Java for Jira 7.x and Confluence 6.x.
  • Experience using/extending REST API using Java for Jira and Confluence.
  • Knowledge of Single Sign On protocols such as SAML, SAML2.
  • Experience in customizing the look and feel of Jira Service Desk.

If this sounds like you, apply with MATRIX today!

 

About MATRIX

Whether you are actively pursuing new job opportunities, or simply seeking market insight or career advice, MATRIX has you covered. At over $200 million in revenue, we offer access to top-tier client companies, value-added services and benefits that rival or exceed those of even our largest competitors. To learn more about how MATRIX is making your job search experience better, click the banner below or visit https://www.matrixres.com/sites/default/files/infographic/index.html.

Please Note: Your resume will never be submitted to a client company without your prior knowledge and consent to do so.

MATRIX Infographic