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Application Support Analyst

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Digital & Development

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  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abiodun Bailey

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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SQL, SSIS, SSRS, Data Warehousing, Red Hat, Trading, Shell Scripting, Python, .NET, Financial Services

Application Support Analyst

This is an exciting opportunity with my client are a global Financial Services firm based in City of London currently seeking an experienced Application Support Analyst.


You will be joining the existing team to support key internal applications; the focus will be pre-production to supporting team on the project. Managing complex or business critical issues/request and providing up to date information to Stakeholders. Provide production support and maintenance for a full range of Post Trade applications including project related activities. You will also advise business on trend analysis highlighting repeat issues and suggest solutions for permanent resolutions.

You will continually incorporate quality management, assurance and best practises into all support areas to ensure services are delivered within agreed business requirements. Maintain effective support processes for all software/systems across platforms.

Skills Required

  • Strong technical skills in SQL
  • Good working knowledge of SSRS and SSIS
  • Experience of full support lifecycle activity
  • Relational database development skills in SQL is desirable
  • Analysis and the production of technical documentation using User Cases and activity diagrams.
  • Experience in Data Warehousing
  • Knowledge of back office processes and clearing
  • (3 - 5 years) of back office processes, trading, clearing and financial markets
  • Good analytical and diagnostic skills
  • Good Windows and Red Hat Linux skills


  • Unix secure shell scripting and Python
  • Degree level education
  • Good working knowledge of SSRS and SSIS
  • Support of applications using .NET 2.0, 3.0 ASP and Windows applications and services
  • Unix Secure Shell Scripting, Korn Shell, Perl
  • ITIL Foundation Certification v3
  • Data Warehousing

SQL, SSIS, SSRS, Data Warehousing, Red Hat, Trading, Shell Scripting, Python, .NET, Financial Services