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Application Support Analyst - (Support, Buy Side, SQL)

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Recruiter
Harrington Starr
Posted
11 November 2013
Closes
09 December 2013
Ref
MSt-AppSupp50
Contact
Melissa St Hill
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£41000 per annum

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Application Support Analyst - (Support, Buy Side, SQL)

Application Support Analyst - (Support, Graduate, Analyst, SQL, UNIX, FIX Protocol, Windows, Asset Management, Investment, Production Support, Trading, Electronic Trading, Vendor, London)

One of the world's leading Financial Services Trading systems vendors are aggressively on the hunt for a talented Application Support Analyst to join their award winning front middle and back office electronic trading systems.

You will be joining a technical team who support front office and middle office end users within the worlds leading Asset and Investment management businesses across the EMEA region. This fantastic role allows you the opportunity to work alongside some of the industry's smartest and most credible application support professionals, who very much pride themselves on their technical and customer facing skills, as well as the value they add to the business.

The role of the successful Application Support Analyst - (Support, Graduate, Analyst, SQL, UNIX, FIX Protocol, Windows, Asset Management, Investment, Production Support, Trading, Electronic Trading, Vendor, London) will involve:

- Ensuring all production issues are processed in an orderly manner

- Resolving issues through clear and dedicated work processes

- Providing database scripts, configuring change recommendations, and escalating any issues through to development

- Having a hands on attitude with award winning technology

- Attending conference calls and support meetings with buy-side clients to discuss support incidents and client management

This is a truly fantastic role, especially as the next step up, or whether you are a fairly new graduate, which will give you constant training focused on buy-side software. This will allow you to become a true expert within your field. The company will work to invest in you massively and will work hard to make sure that your skills are fully in line with those in the team.

You will also have a definite opportunity to develop your career within a rapid yet realistic time frame as the company strongly promotes organic growth. It has been known for high achievers within the team to swiftly progress into Business Analysis and Project Management roles or even go into management within production support. You will have the opportunity to start at a great position and move onto an even better one, becoming more and more credible within the industry. This stands to open up more doors for you along the way and introduce you to the biggest and the best. Salary and benefit are also highly attractive - more than what the average graduate would stand a chance at earning. This job stands as a good set up and step up onto bigger and better.

To be considered for the Application Support role, the following experience is required:

- Experience working within an Application Support role, preferably within a front office environment

- Experience support an electronic trading application

- Very strong database skills, SQL Server, or Oracle and UNIX

- Knowledge of Windows Operating systems including Windows NT Server/Workstation/Professional

- Excellent communication skills with a team orientated work ethic and a can do attitude

This is a phenomenal opportunity to join a truly outstanding company and team that care about organic talent and growth. This role is required to be filled urgently, so do not hesitate to act upon this immediately.

Application Support Analyst - (Support, Graduate, Analyst, SQL, UNIX, FIX Protocol, Windows, Asset Management, Investment, Production Support, Trading, Electronic Trading, Vendor, London)

Harrington Starr