IBM Software Asset Analyst in PUNE, India

About IBMIBM has been present in India since 1992. IBM India's solutions and services span all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, IBM helps clients transform and succeed in challenging circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, uniquely distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry. Business Unit IntroductionThe IBM Integrated Supply Chain (ISC) organization spans several functional areas such as procurement, manufacturing, demand-supply planning, manufacturing engineering, logistics, customer fulfillment, accounts receivable collection and sales transaction support. Who you areAs a Software Asset Analyst you are responsible for overall responsibility for entitlements baseline data accuracy, integrity, accurate reconciliation of entitlements against installed inventory, and discrepancy closure, on Distributed Platforms (Intel, UNIX, Linux etc.) What you’ll do

  • Ensuring all Distributed entitlements data is validated by mapping entitlements data to standard product names,

  • Receiving and formatting ongoing software license acquisition/discontinuance information (including software proof of license) from product acquisition groups in Regions

  • Performing discrepancy closures in SW Recon tool, based on data validation and resolution decisions from Account Deliver Program Managers.

  • Amending Software License Base information for software product changes to the Contract Software List

  • Comparing software licensed information to software installed information to identify variances

  • Ensuring that required information is obtained about the changes in vendor names, and resolved

  • Identifying and initiating the required purchases/discontinuances to correct the identified variances

  • Producing and distributing the contracted Software License Management reports

How we’ll help you grow:You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be.You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor.You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you.

  • General understanding of industry standard software vendors, and software contract terms and conditions

  • Software Asset Tracking & License Management experience

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