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Application Support Engineer

Job Title: Application Support Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Industry:
REF: 1831
Contact Name: Gary Fay
Job Published: 25 days ago

Job Description

Application Support Engineer (Cloud)

Based in central London, near to Liverpool Street and joining this world famous and highly acclaimed charity.

You will be part of a an experienced and professional team, as an IT Application support engineer you will provide 2nd/3rd Line support to the organisations core database applications providing a sympathetic and efficient troubleshooting service for all reported issues. 

You will provide pro-active monitoring of the application support queue within the IT Helpdesk applying your technical knowledge to suggest solutions and changes to support our users and where necessary escalating issues to Senior Head of IT or other team members as appropriate.  Perform root cause analysis on trends from the helpdesk and produce fixes/workarounds to resolve consistently logged issues.

Part of the role will be ensuring documented procedures and users for both IT staff and end users are up to date and relevant. 

You will work with 3rd party support and development companies ensuring any issues escalated to them are dealt with efficiently and within SLA and help with the co-ordination, deployment and testing of any fixes developed to resolve issues.

To be considered for this role, ideally you will have some or all of the following skills and experience;

  • Experience of Oracle technologies (Oracle Service cloud, SoA)
  • Demonstrable technical experience in relational databases (MS SQL, MYSQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle DB etc)
  • Report generating skulls
  • Experience with ITIL
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Worked in an application support or similar role within an IT helpdesk for at least 2 years
  • Proven track record of learning, flexibility and team working

This role is suited to an experienced IT Application support engineer who has a passion for resolving technical issues and giving great customer service.