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Technical Application Specialist Vacancy - Norway

11 / 01 / 2023

OCS HR is one of the most comprehensive crew management solutions on the market. With a 30-year pedigree in the maritime industry, OCS HR supports the operation of more than 1,800 vessels worldwide and helps to control and automate complex HR tasks within the sector.

The system is constantly evolving, and to support these exciting new developments, we are expanding the team with a number of new roles, including a Technical Application Specialist.

Mintra’s business is built on these two principles. We develop and deploy solutions that allow our global client base to develop and deploy their people. We are a leading supplier of digital learning and human capital management software to safety critical industries, with core markets in maritime and energy.

In a world where adoption of digital technologies is growing at pace, our work in creating solutions that solve client challenges has never been so important. Do you have the drive and determination to help our clients make that transition and ensure we retain our market-leading position?


About the job:

The Technical Application Specialist`s focus will be regarding system integration, database reporting, extracting data and migration from Oracle / Sybase, creating processes, fixing jobs in OCS HR / Oracle, understanding the HR rules and notifications in our systems. This role will be a link between the technology and development teams, and part of different project teams delivering our services to the customers.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Data conversion / migration / mapping
  • Customer contact, support/advisory to customers
  • Provide technical support to customers
  • Support Mintra Group`s own software product development and testing
  • Documentation (Technical requirements, installation procedures etc.)
  • Work closely with customers to understand their challenges and opportunities
  • Participate in large and small delivery projects with technical deliveries such as data migration, system integration, installation
  • Initiate and follow up continuous improvement
  • Participate in exciting transformation processes as a consultant in migration, installation, and maintenance of customers' databases on premises or in the cloud.
  • Participate in project work with our customers, where you are a participant or manager of e.g., a lift and shift to the cloud or an upgrade.

We`d like you to have:

  • Minimum 4 years college education in IT / Technology (bachelor's degree)
  • Worked with life cycle management, automation, and scripting
  • Knowledge related to ITIL, GDPR, SOC, ISO 27001 will be an advantage
  • AWS or Azure certifications will be an advantage

We can’t live without:

  • Technical operating experience with various database platforms (Oracle, Sybase, MS SQL)
  • Experience with Oracle Development (PLSQL) and operations (DBA)
  • Minimum 5 years of IT management experience (application management or infrastructure)
  • Experience with AWS or other cloud computing services
  • Experience with database communications and replications

What we’ll do for you:

Provide a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • Company Pension
  • Health Insurance
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal Insurance
  • Flexitime
  • Employee Development

We want you to share our values:

  • People are our business and the core of everything we do. You should be able to grow the talent within our business, nurture a friendly, engaging and rewarding culture and deliver an exceptional level of service to our clients.
  • We explore and encourage you to demonstrate and reward creativity in your team. You will utilise the latest techniques and technologies, be inquisitive and take up the challenge.
  • Open and collaborative, you should be helpful, respectful and flexible. We expect you to communicate effectively, sharing knowledge and your experience with the wider team.
  • Driving performance, you should be commercially aware and have an entrepreneurial spirit. You lead by example, going above and beyond expectations and delivering real value.
  • Delivering with pride and excellence in everything we do. We expect you to present solutions, on time and within budget and to a consistently high standard. You should offer honest and constructive feedback and take pride in your craft, never settling for ‘good enough’.

Please Contact:

If you are interested in joining the Mintra team, please email your CV to

Please note that any personal data will be processed in accordance with the GDPR and Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) which requires all types of personal data be processed fairly and lawfully.