Software Asset Manager

Job#: 2030829

Job Description:

Software Asset Manager - Lynchburg, VA - W2 Only - 2 openings 
*Candidate must live within commute distance of Lynchburg, VA or willing to relocate*

*Candidate must be able to work on the clients W2 on a direct-hire basis without sponsorship, a vendor or an employer*

Contract: 2 year contract with potential to convert after 1 year - Hybrid 3 days onsite in Lynchburg, VA
Join Apex Systems and work as an IT Software Asset Manager!

Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced analyst to manage enterprise-wide digital technology assets, focusing on gathering contract and entitlement information to create entitlements in the Software Asset Management System. The role covers both SaaS and on-premises software solutions, requiring significant experience in Software Asset Management and the software lifecycle. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in a large enterprise and strong technical collaboration skills.

Job Responsibilities
  • Populate software asset data into the Flexera software asset tracking system, including procurement data, license data, EOL and EOS data, contract data, license assignments, and financial information.
  • Review and analyze software application license agreements, contracts, and maintenance contracts to establish entitlements.
  • Validate data between all systems of record and the Flexera SAM tool.
  • Prepare and distribute pre-defined and ad-hoc reports; identify and recommend software for potential harvesting or replacement with lower-cost alternatives.
  • Reconcile application deployment versus licensing entitlements to identify over and under licensing and utilization by product.
  • Provide data insights for license agreement renewals, negotiation, and procurement decisions, including ROI and cost avoidance.
  • Monitor and alert stakeholders to changes in license terms and conditions (T&Cs). Track software entitlement data related to projects and resolve discrepancies to maintain data integrity.
  • Identify and report potential issues with Pacific Life’s asset tracking tool, Flexera, and supporting systems. Develop and maintain Software Asset Management program and process documentation.
Required Experience
  • 5+ years of experience in software license management, with an associate’s or bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with software tools such as Flexera, ServiceNow, SCCM, Intune, and/or Nexthink.
  • Familiarity with application publishers including Alteryx, ServiceNow, Salesforce, Tableau, IBM, Oracle, Microsoft, and Adobe.
  • Solid understanding of IT Asset Management software management policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Experience using SAM tools for software license reconciliation (Flexera One and ServiceNow) and manual data reconciliation.
  • Familiarity with contract/agreement review and accurate interpretation.
  • IAITAM certifications such as Certified Software Asset Manager (CSAM) and Certified Asset Manager Professional (CAMP) are preferred but not required.
Education and Training
  • ITIL, COBIT, or IAITAM certifications are desirable but not mandatory.









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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Lynchburg, VA, US

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Date Posted:
May 24, 2024