London, England, £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Support Team
Application Support Analyst (SWIFT.Net SAA SAG CREST DAX Linux). A global Investment Management firm is seeking an experienced Application Support Analyst to support the operation of the leading-edge primary system that is used for vital communication between banks and financial institutions.
The organisation offers strategies across the full spectrum of asset classes; from equities to bonds, property and alternatives, their solutions are meticulously tailored to the needs of institutional and retail investors. Currently, they are one of Europe's largest asset managers and a major global investor, with assets under management of £1.1tn.
In this Application Support Analyst role, you'll play a critical role in client and stakeholder management, ensuring the services provided by development teams meet the requirements of technical excellence. You'll navigate complex or business-critical issues and requests, maintaining the integrity of systems and ensuring all incidents are recorded and resolved quickly.
Calling upon your industry experience, you'll proactively implement improved processes where you see fit, working in a consultancy capacity to advise business and technical solutions and take ownership of encouraging best practice at all levels of business. This role is high-visibility, equally challenging and rewarding with abundant opportunities for knowledge sharing in a highly collaborative environment.
*You're educated to degree level, 2.1 (or above, BSc, MSc, PhD) in Computer Science or a relevant field, or have equivalent experience
*You have recent experience in the latest versions of SAA / SAG / HSM / SWIFT.Net / WebPlatform
*You have good knowledge of CREST DAX / SWIFT MT / MX message types
*You have experience in managing and configuring IBM, MQ v8 and v9
*You have experience in Linux scripting using Bath, KSH, Python
*You have relational database development skills in SQL
*You have experience of full support lifecycle activity, such as technical documentation, User Cases, activity diagrams, QA and test cycles
As an Application Support Analyst you will earn a highly competitive salary (to £70k). Ability, performance and attitude will be rewarded with a healthy benefits package, including generous pension contributions, life assurance, a large holiday allowance, medical insurance, discounts and more. You'll be based at offices in the heart of London.
If you are ready to accelerate your career as an Application Support Analyst apply now or call for a confidential discussion about this role.