Application /Technical Support Analyst

Recruiter
Williams Lea Tag
Location
Leicestershire
Salary
27000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + GBP27,000 - GBP28,000 per year
Posted
26 Jun 2017
Closes
22 Jul 2017
Category
IT, Internet
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Application/Technical Support Analyst looking for an exciting and challenging career opportunity in Shepshed, Leciestershire. Do you have advanced technical/IT awareness and ability to learn new bespoke applications, systems and tools? Do you have a working knowledge of automation tools, incident resolution / triaging skills and software support experience? If so, you may be the person that we are looking for?

Williams Lea Tag is the leading provider of marketing and communications supply chain services. We help organizations transform business processes and realize the potential of their brands. Our solutions combine reengineered processes, leading technologies and highly experienced collaborative client teams. As part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, our financial strength and global reach enables us to deliver these solutions anywhere in the world.

Job Overview:
As an Application Support Analyst you will be responsible for delivering 2nd line solutions to technical faults and user enquiries across a broad range of back end business solutions. You will provide Application support in order to ensure the maximum availability of services to the business with minimal disruption to business continuity. This support will be delivered by phone, face-to-face and via remote connection capabilities.

You will need to approach problems enthusiastically and creatively, but also need to know when to escalate issues. You will approach your area of responsibility from both a technical, client and user viewpoint; working in line with the standards and IT governance working practices established within Williams Lea IT group. You will also be expected to cover for first line support team during peak periods and resource shortages. From time to time, you will contribute to project deliverables within the function and develop your own experience and technical understanding in doing so.

It will be expected of you to provide immediate response to allocated incidents, owning corrective and preventative actions in line with agreed Williams Lea incident management processes. Your responsibilities will need to be delivered in a diplomatic manner that displays an appropriate sense of urgency and sensitivity in the environment you work in and the pressures within it.

This is permanent position based in Shepshed, Leicestershire Monday - Friday working 7.5 hours between 7:00am - 7:00pm. There will be a need for flexibility as you may be required to work out of hours or provide on-call cover as and when necessary. There will also be an expectation to travel to other Williams Lea sites. *Full job description available on request.

Ideal Fit:
To be successful in this role, you will need to be a highly resilient, self-motivated, results oriented individual with plenty of drive, energy, enthusiasm and enjoy working under pressure. You will be disciplined, happy to be self-managed and possess excellent attention to detail and high quality standards. You will be a clear, confident and professional communicator with the ability to communicate and interact with client service users, senior stakeholders and colleagues.

Required Experience:
We are looking for a technically minded Support Analyst with who can apply their technical abilities to learn new bespoke applications, systems and tools. You will have advanced IT/technical awareness, incident management, problem management, troubleshooting expertise ideally on data related issues along with Windows & SQL fault-finding skills. You will be experienced in providing support on operating system issues and software applications, carrying out incident investigations and route cause analysis through to resolution.

Experience of working with automation, document management, data management processing tools (Flex, VIP, VDE, PI Output Manager, Kofax, Kofax Transformation Modules, Sterling Integrator and Gentran Integration Suite) or equivalent would be highly desirable.

The Package:
In return the Application Support Analyst will receive a generous salary and benefits which includes 20 days holiday, rising to 25 days after 1 year continuous service, Private Medical Insurance, Life Insurance/Life Assurance, Company Pension, Corporate Eye Care, Personal Accident and Company Sick Pay. Additional benefits such as Dental Insurance, Childcare Vouchers, Gym Membership, Charity Donations, Employee Offers and Retail Vouchers. Season Ticket Loan is available upon successful completion of the probation period. You will also have the opportunity to work for a global employer who is part of Deutsche Post DHL group; and dedicated to offering each and every employee an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding career with future career development prospects.

To Apply:
To apply for this Application Support Analyst job opportunity based in Shepshed, Leicestershire, please submit an updated CV along with a covering letter highlighting your suitability for the role.

Williams Lea Tag positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.