Oracle Application Support Analyst - Oracle PL/SQL, Apex, Business Objects, IBM MQ. Financial Services.
Northwich, Cheshire - Commutable from Warrington, Macclesfield, Crewe, Chester, Runcorn.
£43,000 - £45,000 pa + Great Benefits
Experienced Oracle PL/SQL Application Support Analyst is required by growing financial services company due to on-going success. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a good team player to join during an exciting period of growth for this Investor in People employer We are looking for an IT Applications Analyst to work within a dedicated in house and Oracle / Apex focused team based out of their Northwich offices.
This role will be responsible for the development, on-going support and exploitation of all the business system applications and you will:
Carry out minor development, testing and implementation of software, business systems and enhancements to a key set of customer-focused retail financial services applications
Coordinate IT business information and activity including interpretation of technical documentation
Recommend solutions for technical aspects of projects as well as broad system improvements and produce good quality documentation to support
Deliver appropriate and efficient IT applications resource to IT projects, acting as technical expert and technical lead for application related projects
Write and understand database queries
Plan and manage project work streams
Support members of staff with requests for new reports and general IT support issues
There is a rolling rota for some early and late shifts occasionally (example being one week of early starts or late finishes for 2 weeks in every 6) to help with start or end of day routines. Once established you will need to partake in a some out of hours support for which extra payments will be made.
Required Skills and Experience:
A strong appetite for change and system improvement
Ability to drive change
Enthusiasm for self-improvement and continual learning
Ability to interpret complex regulatory and requirement documentation
Logical thinker with a strong ability to problem solve
An effective communicator - able to explain complex concepts to technical and nontechnical colleagues
IT enthusiast with knowledge of current products and services within the industry
Proven Oracle database developkment or support experience, including strong SQL and PL/SQL
Application Express development and administration (APEX)
Exposure to database administration in a Linux/UNIX environment, i.e. RMAN, standard network configuration etc
Experience of 2nd Line support for databases and associated applications
Experience of system design and implementation
Knowledge of Oracle Flexcube
Solid understanding of Windows Server Environment
MS SQL Server experience
SAP Business Objects
Webserver knowledge (WebSphere/WebLogic/Apache)
Financial Services experience
Please send CV now and call Tim Morris on 07739 716815 to find out more!
Oracle Application Support Analyst - Oracle PL/SQL, Apex, IBM MQ . Financial Services.
Northwich, Cheshire - Commutable from Warrington, Macclesfield, Crewe, Chester, Runcorn