Application Support Team Leader

Recruiter
KCOM Group
Location
Ipswich, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Jun 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
1159624593
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking an experienced Application Support Team Leader with hands-on technical skills to lead one of our key Support teams. As well as proven experience of leading a successful team and strong technical capabilities, you will ideally be from a strong Consultancy background. With first class customer facing skills and a genuine passion for quality & professional delivery, you will be looking for a new challenge with a company that genuinely recognises and rewards its star performers.

In this role, your key responsibilities will include;
  • Managing and leading the team of Application Support Developers and the day to day operational activities including;
    • Team Meetings
    • One to One meetings
    • Discussing training/development plans
    • Liaising with HR regarding any issues
  • Prioritise and plan workload for self and the team
  • Designing, delivering and supporting complex enterprise solutions
  • Identifying the business impact of application issues to our customers
  • Communicating technical solutions/issues to both technical and non-technical individuals
  • Meeting challenging deadlines

We are seeking experience in the following areas;

Essential
  • Proven experience of successfully leading a team.
  • A track record in designing, delivering and supporting complex enterprise-scale Java/JEE solutions (at least 3 years, preferably more)
  • Good hands-on development skills in Java/JEE and related technologies
  • Experience of REST and SOAP Web Services
  • Involvement across the full project lifecycle (to successful deployment)
  • Good Unix skills
  • Excellent troubleshooting/investigation skills
  • System administration and scripting (JavaScript, Python, bash)

Desirable
  • Experience of working in a process driven environment ideally to ITIL standards (certifications in ITIL are also desirable)
  • Any knowledge or experience of:
  • Cloud computing
  • Security management (Vulnerability management, SSL/TLS)
  • Web service protocols (SOAP, REST, HTTP)
  • Service/API Gateway (Zuul, CA)
  • Application containers (Apache Tomcat, JBoss, WebLogic, Fuse, SpringBoot)
  • IAM and SSO (LDAP, SAML, OAuth)
  • Relational database skills (MySQL, Oracle)

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