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Application Support Analyst (Unix/Linux, SQL)

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THOMAS SHORT

Globally recognised client are currently looking for Application Support Analysts to come and deliver support functions as well as being able to analyse problems and service incidents. You will need to be able to ensure applications are fully supported as well as being able to deliver support services to managers. This role would be a fantastic career step to push your skills to the next level.

Essential Skills:


Unix/Linux
SQL Server/Oracle
Exposure of an Agile environment



You will have to be able to communicate technical issues to Technical leads as well as other Analysts in a fast, growing environment.

If you feel you meet these requirements get in touch (tshort@mcgregor-boyall.com)

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