IT Operations Analyst x 2 (Jr-Mid & Snr)

Rebel Recruitment Limited
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

IT Operations Analyst x 2 (Jr-Mid & Snr)


  • Role: IT Operations Analyst
  • Salary:£24k - £36k (Senior) / £20k - £30k (Jnr - Mid) | + 30% Bonus + Benefits
  • Location: Coventry

Here at Rebel Recruitment we only work with companies we are proud to represent, companies that treat their people well; have interesting and complex projects, and where people can genuinely develop their skills and careers. Working with one such company with their base in Coventry, I am looking for 2 x IT Operations Analysts (1 x Senior & 1 x Jnr - Mid).

The team consists of 9 Operations Analysts and the team will be up to 12 in total by the end of the year (including the 2 people who join now). Although 12 people make up the Operations function the sub teams consisting of between 3-4 analysts working in sub-teams

NB: It is important to note that this role is shift based as it is in a 24/7/365 support environment. The shift rota in based on 4 x 10 hour shifts - (4 days on, 4 days off).


Senior - The senior position will be for someone experienced in a similar position as a Team Lead or Senior Ops Analyst with ideally Kornshell Scripting experience or someone who is proficient with scripting languages such as Bash, Powershell, Unix Shell etc so that you might easily pick this up. Also, Ideally, this person would also have some team leadership experience or the desire to lead people - although no man-management will be required i.e. management duties - reviews, holidays etc .

Jnr - Mid - This role would ideally suit a graduate with commercial experience in an IT support function. The applicant for this position will be assessed on their desire to grow, progress and aptitude for learning - over the essential technical skills listed below for mid-senior level candidates - no prior experience specifically with Ops is required although commercial experience in an IT support role is.

Responsibilities as part of this role / function

  • Maintain and carry out routine operations on the company’s core systems
  • Security Back-ups and restores
  • Housekeeping
  • Overnight batch work
  • Data Centre - Maintenance and Security
  • Starting / Stopping Services
  • Effective & efficient code implementations
  • 2nd line support
  • Process improvements
  • More ...

Essential skills and experience (Mid -Snr):

  • Kornshell coding
  • Xi-batch automated job scheduler
  • Automated SUMMIT schedule
  • Backup and tape management - COMMVAULT
  • Unix commands and utilities
  • A working knowledge of various elements for ORACLE
  • Second line support
  • Word
  • Excel
  • Outlook

Experience of the following systems/processes would be beneficial but not essential

  • MS project
  • PowerPoint
  • BACS
  • LINK
  • VISA
  • Source control and deployment systems for all core applications


If you feel you’d be a good match for the role, please apply now. If you would like to find out more, please feel free to call me on the number above.

Rebel Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer

Ref: RRFF/1216/OPAn/Cov