Applications & Database Support Engineer


Paying up to £58,000



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Want to work in a fast-paced challenging environment on real-time financial systems?

A global financial company is looking for a talented Application Support Engineer to provide 3rd line software and database support across multiple business critical applications including real-time front office trading systems.

You will also be given multiple projects to manage in this autonomous, entrepreneurial, interesting and challenging role. This can include patching and upgrading the systems, importing and exporting internal and external data and data warehousing. You will be monitoring errors and faults, debugging errors and faults, occasionally escalating this to the development team.

You will provide 3rd line application and database support troubleshooting software, SQL Server 2008-12, MySQL, T-SQL, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, PowerShell, Windows, FIX messaging, Windows & Unix / Linux.

Technical skills
·SQL Server 2008/2012/14
·PHP / HTML / CSS or any development language
·Any scripting skills (Perl, Shell, Bash, Korn, Powershell)
·Centos Redhat
·FIX messaging
·OO development experience
·Unix / Linux experience
·Data warehousing experience

About you

You want to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment, focused on delivery and be very driven and self-motivated. Flexible approach to working is needed in this fast-paced work environment.

About the company

The company is a rapidly growing wealth management business that currently supports over 90 commercially independent practices across a range of private client investment managers, stockbrokers and investment focused financial planners located throughout the UK. They commenced operation in 2001 and now have 3,000+ client accounts representing total client assets of £5.73 billion.

How to apply

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