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Technical Consultant

SRO Solutions Ltd. are currently seeking a Technical consultant, to join our enthusiastic, friendly and dynamic team based in Eccles, Manchester. You will be keen to learn and develop your skills and be self-motivated, in return training and support will be given to building your consultant skills.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in the industry which can include part of their University Degree Course and/or experience from a previous role. Database knowledge and experience is essential including Excellent SQL Skills and general database management abilities across multiple database platforms including Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server and IBM DB2. Data migration/cleansing experience is a crucial part of this role while Java and general programming experience is required and will be utilised on occasions.

The role will provide exposure to a wide array of tools and technologies to assist in completing very technical tasks with software upgrades and implementations, data migrations, report writing and other technical focus points.

The ability to work from the specification is critical, but the candidate must also be confident in producing specifications from customer requirements while also providing suggestions and solutions to improve upon internal and customer systems/requirements. Excellent documentation skills are required to complete these tasks.

As part of the team, you will be required to work on support cases for existing customers and as such an excellent telephone manner is essential. The ability to learn new skills, techniques and processes will be a vital part of this role and highlighting areas where improvements can be made.

The candidate must be confident in working as a team but also working independently and demonstrate their ability to improve their skills through online and offline resources. This role requires an individual who can “hit the ground running” and work unaided at all times possible however can recognise when questions or escalations need to be raised.

The position may require some international travel, as well as project work within the UK. Candidates must be able to work and travel independently while willing to work away from home and be flexible with regards to going at short notice. Permanent UK residency is required, and you will be based in our Manchester office.

The Technical Consultant role at SRO is an exciting and excellent opportunity to grow both as a professional and within the company. For the right candidate, it can lead to a consultancy role working with professionals across the globe. We are a company that is growing and going places with an excellent reputation in both IBM World-Wide and highly respected by our client base.



  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in technical skills shown below
  • SQL Scripting
  • Database Management
  • Data Cleansing/Migration Experience
  • SQL Report Design/Writing (BIRT or similar)
  • Java Programming Knowledge and abilities