thebigword is a global, technology enabled language solutions provider, that delivers translation (written word) and interpreting (spoken word) services. thebigword employs 500 people based in 13 offices in 11 countries, working with more than 12,000 linguists worldwide.
At the centre of thebigword approach is delivering customer focussed solutions, of the highest possible quality and making the global communication process smooth for over 2,500 public and private sector clients.
We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our fast paced, challenging Technology department as an Application Support Analyst. The successful candidate will join a highly motivated and dedicated support team which combines Desktop and bespoke applications supporting a user base of thousands both internally and externally around the globe.
The ideal candidate for this role will have strong 2nd line experience working on a busy service and/or product support desk and is looking for a more varied support analyst role.
As well as the technical skills required for this role the successful candidate will have excellent communication skills with a customer focused attitude towards applications support. Excellent organisational skills and the ability to effectively prioritise tasks is a must.
Key knowledge, skills and experience required:
Proven experience of working as an Application Support Analyst within a busy Service Desk or Product Support environment
Good level of knowledge in querying MS SQL Server database
Experience supporting bespoke applications and software packages
Excellent technical knowledge coupled by the ability to understand and analyse technical needs
Ability to support customers and assist with the support of internal applications
Problem determination, workaround resolution and root cause analysis
Ability to create and maintain knowledge base articles to the highest quality and accuracy
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Strong collaborator and team player
We offer a full training and support program with competitive rates of pay and the opportunity to be part of the most prestigious and fastest growing language solutions provider. .
You will be working with a variety of technologies in an exciting and fast paced environment. If you are interested in this position and believe you have the necessary requirements to fit the role, then please click the" apply online" button
Please note: Due to the nature of our business, all successful applicants will be required to complete a basic criminal records disclosure.
thebigword is committed to encouraging diversity and opposing all forms of discrimination in our working environment. Our aim is that our workforce will be truly representative of all sections of society and each employee feels respected and able to give of their best.As an international company that operates worldwide and due to the nature of our industry we are a multicultural company. We have a large diverse client base which demands diversity amongst our employees to be able to service our clients effectively, thus meaning we employ people from different cultures and we do not discriminate against people on grounds of race, ethnic origin, colour, nationality, religion, age, gender reassignment, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability
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