Implementation Specialist / Application Support

Techfolk Ltd
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Trapeze ITS needs you to help deliver bespoke software solutions that keep public transport services running for millions of people in major metropolitan areas worldwide.

As an Implementation Specialist you will help deliver and support complex transport application deployments globally, and your first project is a key component of the 'future transport model’ in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Joining as this project advances to the build stage you'll focus on the application layer, working across functional testing, FAT, SAT and production environments, with support from colleagues on the data and infrastructure aspects.

After extensive product training and testing in Switzerland you will spend time with the customer in Riyadh configuring deployments, handling integration and taking the system through acceptance into go-live. Following project sign-off and, supported by a local team, you'll provide ongoing operational support from the UK.

You can anticipate a strong pipeline of such projects, with opportunity for overseas travel and ongoing skills growth.

About you

  • You bring proven skills in application delivery, troubleshooting and support

  • You're competent at functional and user acceptance testing, and you understand the importance of version control

  • You can install, configure and support SQL and Oracle to intermediate level

  • You're familiar with Windows Server, and you understand the principles of virtualisation

  • You're able to join the team 24/7/365 shift rotation

  • You're fluent in Arabic (written and spoken) and are ready to work away from home for a considerable amount of time during the early stages of client projects, i.e. Saudi Arabia and other International locations

  • You may be considering mid level Application Specialist jobs in Essex such as: Implementation Specialist | Implementation Consultant | Application Specialist | Application Support | Software Support | SQL Server DBA

Our current technology mix includes

  • Server 2008 / 2012 | VMWare | Citrix | AD | infrastructure | data | Oracle | SQL Server | Windows management services | Security

Salary and benefits

  • £35,000 - £48,000+ (negotiable) + discretionary company bonus

  • Discretionary relocation assistance

  • Discretionary, fully expensed training e.g. ITIL Foundation, vendor certifications

  • Personal development plan | Technology and skills training| Progression across a group of companies

  • 25 days holiday (after 12 months) | Company Contributed Pension | Life Assurance | Income Protection | Medical and Dental | Childcare Vouchers | Sabbaticals | Long Service Recognition

About us

Trapeze ITS is a profitable, innovative and ambitious technology provider. We develop and operate a range of public transport technologies. Expanding internationally, we are a major UK market supplier (our technology underpins TfL’s bus service) with overseas deployments in Singapore, Australia, Ireland and, soon, Saudi Arabia. With 48+ UK staff, it’s a friendly close-knit team culture where a healthy work:life balance is encouraged, with flexible hours, regular social events, ride to work scheme, bike racks and shower.

Location: Loughton, Essex (Central line), commutable from; Brentwood, Chigwell, Cheshunt, Epping, Harrow and Romford

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