Application Support Analyst

Posted 15 November by Hunter Selection Ltd
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Application Support - 40k - Maidenhead - Great Central Location!

My client, a company with a global outreach are actively recruiting for a Senior Application Support Analyst. You will be a subject matter expert for the support and troubleshooting of their bespoke IT applications. The role will be spent ensuring that applications run smoothly, and users understand how to operate them effectively, fixing bugs in SQL amongst other things.

Some of their clients include NASA, Lockheed Martin and Rolls Royce to name a few.

The product is written in .NET & C#, hosted in AWS. A brilliant opportunity to advance your career, getting involved in a really exciting company. If this sounds like your cup of tea (or coffee), apply now!
You will:
*Troubleshoot both the applications client UI and backend database related issues and communicate issues back to UK Architecture and Development teams.
*Execute complex SQL statements to manage backend tasks and investigate data issues/queries.
*Identify systemic patterns within the IT applications that can be translated into system improvements or changes.
*Manage and take ownership of all scheduled batch jobs and report activity to ensure successful executions.
*Creating bespoke reports using SQL for stakeholders and managing SSRS reports.
*Maintain accurate documentation sets and perform knowledge transfer and best practise workshops as required.
You will need:
*3 + years working in an application support role
*Knowledge of relational database management systems' (RDBMS) and Business Applications design.
*Minimum of 3 years hands-on experience of T-SQL/MySQL and SQL Server and have used it in your most recent roles. (Scripting, Stored Procedures, Links, Reporting through Excel and SSRS, Data Interrogation/Analysis).
*Exposure to working with both Development/Engineering teams and Change Management Offices.
*Knowledge of / exposure to ticketing systems and understanding of customer facing responsibilities.
*Experience of PowerShell scripting and IIS.
You may have:
*Writing and enhancing PowerShell scripts to provide automation capabilities.
*Working knowledge of IT security
*Basic knowledge of LAN, WAN, Windows Active Directory technologies.
*Perform basic SQL DBA functions
Understanding of cloud-based technology and concepts (IaaS/PaaS / Windows Azure/ AWS)

If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar please contact our Managing Consultant Sam Gilsenan directly.

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Required skills

  • .NET
  • IIS
  • SQL

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