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SW Asset Management Consultant

Date Posted: Sep 12, 2018

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  

 

Role Value Proposition: 

Software Asset Management Analyst roles is to support and proactively manage the compliance position of key software vendors managed by the organization.  This role focuses on key corporate priorities for IT assets by controlling costs, enhancing operational efficiency, ensuring regulatory compliance, and helping to mitigate security & financial risks.  Objectives include: tracking and managing IT software assets throughout their life cycle, ensuring accurate and complete asset information is available to support financial reporting and forecasting, manage asset-related liabilities and risks, improve customer service and responsiveness, and establishing a foundation for services including Configuration Management.    

 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Generate reports and analysis for software installation and usage data in support of determining license compliance
  • Maintain knowledge of vendor specific licensing terms and management practices
  • Proactively manage key IT Software Assets using the necessary tools, and ensure relevant lifecycle stages are accurately managed
  • Communicate SAM data to end users, management teams, vendors, and procurement
  • Work and collaborate with end-users, system administrators, software developers and packagers, and procurement to response to IT software data requests

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

Required:

  • 3+ years successful asset management experience
  • Exposure to Flexera, ServiceNow, and Microsoft SCCM
  • Attention to detail and able to digest complex reports and vendor compliance issues to succinct and concise reports
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Advanced vendor specific licensing knowledge a plus

 

Preferred: 

  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related major or equivalent work experience
  • Advanced interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with internal contacts

 

At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.

 

 

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 102686 


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