Application Support Analyst - 38,000- South Wales

Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Application Support Analyst - £38,000- South Wales

This is an exciting opportunity for a seasoned application support analyst to join one of the top defence software and IT service providers.

The Role
The application support analyst will be focused on identifying and fixing second line problems across a number of key clients. You will be required to learn and develop knowledge on a variety of bespoke specialist software. You will be in contact with various clients on a daily basis, taking requirements, developing testing and implementing code changes. As well as the day to day monitoring and assisting of software deployments.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is enthused by technology and enjoys working with in the industry. Strong problem-solving skills and a natural talent for picking up new technologies should be coupled with good customer relationship qualities. You must be able to quickly diagnose and fix complex issues with little to no supervision.

A track record working in high pressured and challenging environments will be necessary as the successful applicant will need to be able to hit the ground running. They must also be someone with a flexible attitude who can occasionally assist with evening and weekend releases.

Essential Skills
Unix - basic FTP and basic UNIX commands
Commands, Basic Shell scripting (e.g. ksh, Perl etc..)
Background working within an ITIL framework

Desirable Skills
There are a number of niche systems that you will be supporting, as such the below would be beneficial;
Microsoft FAST
Oracle Weblogic
Apache TomCat
Huntsman and Initiate
Advanced Java/J2EE modules (including Spring framework).

The Company
You will be joining an organisation with a reputation for investing in excellence. Clear career paths set out and tailored to your ambitions. Whether you want to move into Management, Architecture, Project Management or simply love being technically hands on. There is a culture that not only supports but helps to develop and push their employees to maximise their potential.

Candidates will be required to go through SC security clearance.

To apply for the role please send your CV to

Urgent role - please apply now!

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.
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