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Application Support Analyst- Financial Services- Contract

£400 - £475 per day
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CONNOR CHOUDHURY

I am currently looking for an Application Support Analyst to join a top financial organisation based in London. The role will be a contract role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Responsibilities:

Provide 2nd and 3rd line production operational support, many of which are business critical. Provide remote and on-site support as part of the on-call support rota. Take a lead role with the delivery of application releases for minor/major projects and programs.

Experience required:

Must have strong experience for supporting production applications in an enterprise Microsoft Windows environment.

Exposure to supporting applications on Linux platforms.

Experience of automation and PowerShell scripting.

Must have strong experience of supporting proprietary developed business critical banking applications.

Knowledge of ITIL framework (solid understanding of Incident, Problem, Change)

Contract

£400- £475 per day

Location- London

If you feel like you are a strong match for my requirements, please send me over an updated copy of CV and I will get back in touch.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.

 

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