Sr. IT Asset Management Specialist (Software Asset Management)

Participates in all functions of the Information Technology Asset Management Process for hardware and software assets including but not limited to ordering, receiving, stock maintenance, asset assignment, inventory control, MACD activities, asset imaging and asset preparation for use, asset retention, asset reclamation, asset retirement and decommission, asset refurbishment, asset disposal, software agreement and license management/metering/harvesting, vendor and contract reviews and discussions and all aspects of the hardware and software asset management as directed by IT management. Duties may focus on software, hardware or both. Also provides guidance and mentoring to junior level ITAM associates.

Location: Tampa, FL

Department: Information Technology

Report to: Manager IT Service Desk

Essential Functions:

  • Ensure ITAM Discipline is adhered to across all aspects of the ITAM Process.
  • Ensure appropriate governance is in place for the IT asset repository to regularly have a 95% or better accuracy.
  • Provide IT asset related metrics and reports as requested by management.
  • Perform internal self-audits regularly and support external audits of hardware and software assets as required.
  • Organize and analyze purchase information to establish an accurate and complete summary of asset costs.
  • Identify savings opportunities for purchases, renewals and software licensing.
  • Review and maintain owned software license repository and improve the scope, quality and reliability of the data.
  • Participate in software license metering and harvesting efforts.
  • Collect information for budgeting, software compliance & inventory, contract summaries, and cost comparisons.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Ideal Candidates must have:

    1. The position is IT Asset Management Specialist Senior, the role is focused on SAM (Software Asset Management) – this is dealing with the licensing and compliance aspect of all software

    2. Duties involve all aspects of managing the SAM Lifecycle from Planning to Retirement (Plan, Budget, Review, Order, IMAC (Installs/moves/adds/changes), Usage/Right-Sizing, Audit/TrueUp, Retire)

    3. Requires working closely with Finance, Vendor Management, Procurement, Legal, Compliance, Infrastructure Support and Engineering Teams, vendors/resellers, publishers and consultants

    4. Requires advanced skills in SharePoint and Excel – intermediate in Word, Visio and PowerPoint

    5. Experience with an enterprise SAM tool required - preferred in Flexera FlexNet Management Suite (FNMS) - other enterprise tools such as SNOW, Aspera, CA SAM, ServiceNow SAM considered

    6. Experience going through internal audits as well as external audits from publishers, law firms or organizations such as the Business Software Alliance

    7. Must be comfortable with leading meetings, coordinating schedules in Outlook, talking in front of groups and working with people across all levels from entry level tech to CEO

    8. Must understand how to create documentation and design processes

    9. Must be very analytical and questioning – have the ability to analyze data and determine actions based on assessment

Candidate Education:
  • Preferred A Bachelor's Degree in a related field
Candidate Experience:
  • Required 5 years of experience in IT Asset Management
  • Preferred 10 years of experience in IT Asset Management
  • Preferred Other IT Asset Management and Discovery Tools use experience
Candidate Skills:
  • Advanced Ability to work as part of a team
  • Intermediate Ability to analyze information and covert related activities into a comprehensive work plan
  • Intermediate Ability to communicate and make recommendations to upper management
  • Intermediate Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from peers and management
  • Intermediate Ability to identify basic problems and procedural irregularities, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Intermediate Ability to implement process improvements
  • Intermediate Other Experience interpreting licensing terms and conditions and licensing knowledge and product use rights for Microsoft, Oracle, Symantec, Adobe
  • Intermediate Other Conceptual knowledge and understanding of Information Technology
  • Intermediate Other Must be able to document information, issues, work and/or incidents using standard formats. Documentation must be grammatically correct, factually accurate, and appropriate to the target audience.
  • Advanced Other Knowledge of IT Asset hardware and software lifecycle management
  • Intermediate Other Must be able to type at least 25 words a minute for data and configuration entry
  • Intermediate Ability to multi-task
  • Intermediate Ability to work independently
  • Intermediate Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Ability to analyze and interpret financial data in order to coordinate the preparation of financial records
  • Advanced Demonstrated organizational skills
  • Intermediate Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated written communication skills
Licenses and Certifications:
A license in one of the following is required:
  • Preferred Certified IT Asset Manager (CITAM)
  • Preferred Other IAITAM CSAM - Certified Software Asset Manager
  • Other Some alternatives to IAITAM may be accepted, requires review
Technical Skills:
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Word
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Excel
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Outlook
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Visio
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Project
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Preferred Intermediate Other Computer Associates ITSM Suite of Tools

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    Headquartered in Tampa, Fla., WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) focuses exclusively on providing government-sponsored managed care services through Medicaid, Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans to families, children, seniors and individuals with complex medical needs. WellCare is a Fortune 500 company, and in 2018, was recognized as a Fortune "World's Most Admired Company", ranking in the top five among the health insurance and managed care industry-a testament to the hard work and dedication of the company's nearly 9,000 associates who each day live WellCare's values and deliver on its mission to help its members live better, healthier lives. The company serves approximately 4.4 million members nationwide as of Dec. 31, 2017. For more information about WellCare, please visit the company's website at EOE: All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, childbirth or related medical condition or other legally protected basis protected by applicable federal or state law except where a bona fide occupational qualification applies. Comprehensive Health Management, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, M/F/D/V/SO.