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Senior Application Support Engineer

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LORNA BURROWS

Senior Application Support Engineer

McGregor Boyall has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Application Support Engineer to join a growing financial services organization who are passionate about adopting cutting edge-technologies across their global business and redefining the future of finance. This is a permanent opportunity.

You will join a fast-paced and growing globally-distributed team based from the flagship Glasgow city centre office. You will support business critical applications used globally throughout the business.

The applications are hosted in a Unix environment and you will work closely with your local team on a rotational shift pattern between 8am and 7pm, with an on-call rota once every five weeks.

Experience Required:

  • Application support experience
  • Extensive Unix experience
  • Shell and Perl scripting
  • ITIL experience
  • ServiceNow or ServiceFirst
  • Experience in the Investment Banking sector is an advantage

For more information or to apply please send your CV to lburrows@mcgregor-boyall.com or contact Lorna Burrows on 0141 212 2393

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