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Application Support Analyst
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Application Support Analyst
An excellent opportunity for an Application Support Analyst to join a world-leading, global security company based in Glasgow on a 3 month initial contract. Candidates will need to have strong Oracle Database experience.
Job DescriptionApplication Support Analyst
My client are looking for an Application Support Analyst with a strong track record in problem solving and multi-tasking in a fast paced environment.
- Application support for one or more customers’ critical business systems (COTS and bespoke).
- Handling customer incidents, problems and requests within Service Levels.
- Liaise with customers and other third parties to ensure incidents are resolved in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.
- Answer questions from customers about the features and capabilities of the supported Applications.
- Produce both customer-facing and internal documentation as required in line with company and client standards.
- Participate and facilitate knowledge sharing between support, development and service delivery teams.
- Communicate customer requirements to our development team.
- Assist development teams in testing changes to supported applications.
- Perform a set of predefined administration tasks for the customers within the supported applications.
- Perform daily, weekly and monthly system checks and maintenance tasks to ensure the availability and integrity of supported applications.
- Actively participate in Continual Service Improvement Activities in order to add value to the services provided to customers.
The following skills and experience are required:
- Excellent communication skills with all levels of staff within the organisation and customer
- Excellent organisational skills and an eye for detail
- Experience of applying processes and procedures
- Ability to learn new technologies quickly
- Ability to multi-task in a fast paced, pressurised environment
- Oracle Database experience essential
- Problem analysis and solving
- Bespoke application support
- Demonstrates appropriate technical competence
- Experience of working within a quality environment
- Excellent planning and organisational skills
- Excellent communication skill with the ability to develop effective working relationships with both internal and external customers
- Experience of working within an IT support team
The following skills and experience are desirable:
- Development skills (Oracle PL/SQL, .NETs)
- Operating System Support (Windows, Unix)
- Database Support (Oracle)
- Infrastructure support
- ITIL v3 Foundation
This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions.
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