The bank for a changing world

We are looking for

Senior IT Systems Analyst

Job type Permanent
Schedule Full time
Job Function Information technology
Brand Arval
Apply REF: BIR6211701

About us

Owned by BNP Paribas, one of the world’s top performing banks, we are a global and UK leading player within the vehicle leasing industry. The growth that we’ve achieved in recent years and the number of major industry awards that we’ve won are testament to our innovative products, strong service ethics and most of all, the commitment and skill of our teams. Together, we’re the wheels behind business. Because leasing vehicles is about so much more than just getting from A to B. Joining us, your passion and skill will help make every journey a great one, and we’ll help you steer from strength to strength.

About the role 

This exciting role based in the Infrastructure and Production (I&P) department is part of the Arval OneIT and is responsible for the delivery, support and maintenance of Arval IT infrastructure who guarantee the availability of IT services, including the monitoring and reporting of service levels across 26 countries. For those looking for a truly international feel to your next role then this is the role for you. It’s also rich in technologies and comes with a continuous stream of changes aiming to continually improve the service levels for our businesses. Some duties will include:


  • Ensuring the implementation and operational maintenance of technical infrastructure components: 1500 servers, Microsoft and Red Hat Operating Systems, backups tools and operations, storage "SAN", monitoring, etc., guaranteeing a high level availability to our internal and external customers

  • Providing high expertise on his technical areas for both projects and support, and continuous improvement propositions,

  • Undertaking a proactive management of evolutions of its perimeter to prevent service interruption.

  • Achieving all the assignments in the respect of the good practices, and security requirements and compliance of the BNPP Group

About you

We are looking for an experienced professional IT systems engineer who is used to working in a challenging corporate environment where constant change and delivering multiple projects is normal, so the ability to adapt, learn and juggle multiple priorities is required. All this whilst operating with the credibility of an expert and ensuring that the customer is continually at the forefront of your focus and attention. You will also be able to work well in a team and clearly understand the importance of this for overall success and happy to work collaboratively across multiple countries.


Essential skills required:


  • Knowledge in Microsoft Windows Server and Red Hat Linux

  • High expertise on Microsoft Exchange 2016 product in big context environment >6000 users

  • High expertise on the Active Directory environment in big company context on 2008 forest level onwards.


Preliminary knowledge of the Skype for Business product with the Federation feature and Microsoft Sharepoint collaborative workspace tool would be useful.


The ability to speak French or Italian would be icing on the cake!

What's in it for you? 


Our employees are really important to us and being owned by a bank we all benefit from some excellent perks. Take a look at these: 


  • Private Healthcare

  • Life Assurance

  • Company Pension (the company will add in up to 10% into your pension pot every month)

  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)

  • Competitive (£40-50,000) basic salary

  • Annual Bonus (to £1,000)

  • Company car/car allowance

  • Volunteering Days

  • Charity Fundraising


We are a friendly bunch – more human than corporate and you will find our office environment welcoming. You will be given the perfect setting to do your work to the high standard you want, as well as the opportunities to develop your own career.     

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If this opportunity sounds like the challenge you are looking for then we would love to hear from you. Apply today to take the next step in your career.



Primary Location: GB-ENG-SwindonJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Not indicatedSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / Teamwork, Proactivity, Personal Impact / Ability to influence, Attention to detail / rigor, Organizational skills, Adaptability, Ability to deliver / Results driven, Active listening, Communication skills - oral & written, Client focused, Ability to share / pass on knowledge, Critical thinking, Ability to synthetize / simplify, Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving, Resilience, Decision MakingTransversal competency: Ability to understand, explain and support change, Analytical Ability, Ability to manage a project, Ability to conduct a negotiation, Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution, Ability to develop and leverage networks, Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…, Ability to develop and adapt a process