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Application Support Analyst

Job Title: Application Support Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading & Bridgend
Salary: 25000 - 30000
REF: Application Support Analyst
Contact Name: Claire Hallet-Walsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Application Support Analyst


Bridgend & Reading

To £30K plus extensive benefits package


Due to the secure nature of the work, all candidates must hold or be eligible to hold UK Security Clearance to SC level or higher.


Essential experience required:

Our client requires two Application Support Analysts to work with a large public sector client.

You will have experience of supporting mission critical applications, incident management and troubleshooting but full training and knowledge transfer will be provided. Experience within a 3rd line support / development environment would be beneficial but not compulsory. You will be a strong communicator, and be comfortable escalating and managing issues and applying code fixes where necessary.

The role will require someone who can confidently demonstrate experience and knowledge of SQL, PL/SQL, .Net, Automation, MS SharePoint & Java. Desirable additional experience would include previous experience of using IT Service Management tools (Remedy, Service Now), and DevOps technologies such as Docker, Jenkins and GraphQL.

You will work in a shift pattern between 7am and 7pm and provide out of hours support on a rota basis.


Job role responsibilities:

You will provide functional user and client support across a range of applications systems and will be proactive in monitoring systems and ensure remedial action is taken where necessary. Working on your own initiative, you will be required to troubleshoot issues and errors and update the event log and trace through errors. You will provide incident support for all main systems for our public sector client.


About the company:

Our client is a global Tier 1 company involved in many leading mission critical projects. They are highly regarded within the industry and are one of the largest independent technology & business services firms in the world.

They consider employees as highly valued members of the business and offer extensive progression opportunities for those wishing to move further in their career on a local, national or global scale.