Application Support Analyst

Application Support Analyst

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Application & Desktop Support

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Anthony Mills

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Application Support Analyst - SQL - SSRS - Trading - 2nd/3rd line support £55,000 - £60,000

An opportunity for an Application Support Analyst SQL expert (SQL, MSBI, Trading, Automation, 2nd/3rd line) to hit the ground running for an investment bank in London. You will be expected to provide 2nd-3rd line support duties working with a proactive problem solving team. You will be supporting business applications. This role needs someone with extensive experience working with SQL server has based applications, looking at resource management, backups and maintenance planning.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills to liaise with not only the business but with software vendors. You will also deliver experience with managing external vendors and service providers. Experience working with equities, exchange traded derivatives and foreign exchange would be advantageous.

The role expects a driven, problem solving Application Support Analyst to bring knowledge within testing, understanding development with development of applications and creation of business reports. This position needs an organised, process, proactive Support professional to slot into an energetic fast paced team.

Skills and experience for this Application Support Analyst:

  • SQL Expert
  • An understanding of Fidessa/Post trade processing/ Microsoft BI
  • Working Skill set in Ruby/Powershell/SSRS
  • Background/knowledge in Reuters, Bloomberg and further trading technologies.
  • An understanding of ITIL
  • Very strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills

To recap this role needs a SQL expert to hit the ground running as an Application Support Analyst. If this is of interest please get in touch Anthony.Mills@harringtonstarr.com

Application Support Analyst - SQL - SSRS - Trading - 2nd/3rd line support £55,000 - £60,000