Application Specialist

Job Type:
Digital Workspace
Job reference:
7 months ago

Application Specialist

Location: Scotland (Fully remote)

Salary: Competitive

We have an exciting opportunity to join and support one of our clients, a multinational Information Technology service and consulting company. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions.

Role Overview:

As an Application Specialist, you will have a proven track record of supporting and maintaining key business applications. This particular role will involve supporting a number of business critical database applications, troubleshooting and determining the appropriate course of action to resolve incidents with minimal disruption and impact.

Main responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the resolution of Service Desk incidents in accordance with established standards, policies, procedures, configuration guidelines and service level agreements
  • Interfacing with the customer during the investigation/resolution of incidents
  • Utilising application knowledge to effectively troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve problems
  • Responding to any customer work requests
  • Performing daily preventative maintenance checks to detect/resolve issues before they impact the business
  • Develop and release solutions to identified application defects
  • Provide system advice to the customer
  • Supporting the customer business cycles
  • Working to agreed shift participation

Ideal skills and experience:

  • Industry experience within similar roles, with knowledge of incident management processes
  • Experience in Java
  • Experience in SQL and PLSQL
  • Experience in Oracle and Oracle based applications
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix scripting
  • Desirable skills include: Oracle forms and reports, Microsoft .NET and SQL Server, JavaScript, Jenkins

Our client's ambition is to be a diverse and inclusive company where people are truly free to be themselves. They can thrive, achieve their personal goals and innovate without limitations. We welcome everyone to apply.

Family friendly, flexible working arrangements will be considered across all roles.

  • Attractive salary
  • 25 days of Annual leave + an option to purchase more through our Flexible Benefits
  • Flex benefits system - exciting opportunity to choose your own benefits
  • Retail discounts
  • Pension - matching contribution up to 10%
  • Private Medical Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Enrolment in our Share scheme - subject to scheme eligibility criteria
  • Unlimited opportunities to learn in our Training platforms

If you feel like you have the skills and experience, and are keen to pursue a role as an Application Specialist with a global company that invests into their employee's career development then please click the link to apply!


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