Senior Applications Support Engineer

  • Per Hour
    £23 to £26
  • Location
    South Gloucestershire
  • Basis

Senior Applications Support Engineer – Bristol – 9 month plus Contract – £23-26 per hour (Umbrella)

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Applications Support Engineer based in our client’s ICT section, this role provides proactive application support and technical implementation for a range or council services and projects.

Your duties and responsibilities will include;

* Acting as technical lead for implementation projects or major software upgrades, including liaison with business users and other areas of ICT, contributing to production of design documents and implementation plans
* Incident and problem management covering technologies such as SQL Server, IIS, Sharepoint, Azure that are used by applications
* Ensure that the Client’s approach to equal opportunities is developed in practice within the Division.

To be suitable for this opportunity; the following qualifications or experience is required:

* You will have in depth knowledge and experience in most of the following areas:

* SQL Server (versions 2008 to 2014), including backup, restore, migration
* IIS7/8 configuration
* application/database security and more general ICT security,
* Windows server (2008 to 2016) and desktop systems,
* Oracle 11/12 DBA, Solaris 11

* Resolution of complex application issues
* Experience of working within small projects teams, agreeing and completing work as scheduled, and acting as technical lead
* Contributing technical details to solution design documents
* You will have demonstrable experience at working within an environment where intrusive monitoring, Alert and Event Management processes are key
* Able to produce clear documentation and share knowledge with others
* Able to communicate effectively with business users, suppliers, and other technical areas
* Working with monitoring, alert management, change management processes, including planning of maintenance activities and ensuring risks are identified and mitigated

This position is available full time Monday – Friday 37 hours a week.
Additional checks will be required on application.

strgroup is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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