Applications Engineer - Glasgow or Edinburgh

Cathcart Associates
01 Jun 2018
19 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Applications Engineer required to join an established Professional body in a permanent role, this role can be based in either Edinburgh or Glasgow. You will be joining the IT Operations team, focusing on the continual development and maintenance of the Application environment, whilst providing day to day operational support across internal applications and systems. On top of this you will be responsible for managing the service delivery and security aspects of applications, ensuring they are running smoothly, within agreed SLAs. You will also be tasked with co-ordinating, planning, implementing and monitoring standards, procedures and resources across the applications teams ensuring the team are performing as expected. Ideally you will come from an Application Engineering background with prior knowledge of Infrastructure or System Support and design. The perfect candidate will have a good blend of application experience in SQL Server and SharePoint and will have a good understanding of system monitoring and Application architecture and implementation. There are currently two roles available; Senior Applications Engineer and Applications Support Engineer. Responsibilities: Daily monitoring and management of the internal systems within the application environment. Acting as a 2nd line escalation points of contact for any embedded issue within a variety of applications Managing service delivery and security aspects of applications Co-ordinating, planning, implementing and monitoring standards, procedures and resources across the applications teams Research into emerging technologies and trends, establishing new systems and software upgrades for the company Ensuring that systems are running accordingly within agreed SLA's Working with the development team to design and maintain data models, ensuring that systems are meeting the requirements laid out by the organisation Skill set: Experience of Application installations, configurations and management Experience working with SQL Server, SharePoint and IIS Biztalk in a Microsoft or Unix environment. Apache web server and the Tomcat JSP/Servlet engine as well as JBoss Application Server and SOA Server Ability to remotely support and troubleshoot issues within a Microsoft application and system environment Experience in designing and implementing corporate SharePoint initiatives Experience of Windows PowerShell to automate tasks Knowledge of Exchange server including hybrid environment Knowledge of Skype for Business Knowledge of at least one of the mainstream Unix shells (Korn, Bourne or Bash) Knowledge of Unix/ and or Windows programming tools, such as Sed and Nawk Working knowledge of networking protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, UDP/IP) and services built on them (NFS, Samba, SSH, DNS, ISCSI) If you are currently working as an Application Engineer and are looking for a new challenge, then this is the role for you. Alternatively, if you are working in an Application Support role and are looking to take the next step in your career then please get in touch. For more information please submit your application and call Michael Burrell, Infrastructure and Support Consultant on . Application Engineer / Application Support / Application Development / Application Technicians / 2nd line Support / SQL Server / SharePoint / IIS / Networking / Network Protocols / Microsoft Systems / Microsoft Applications / Glasgow / Permanent / Edinburgh / Senior Applications Engineer - provided by Dice APACHE, DNS, IIS, JBOSS, JSP, KORN, MICROSOFT, NFS, POWERSHELL, SAMBA, SERVICE DELIVERY, SHAREPOINT, SLA, SOA, SQL, SQL SERVER, SSH, TOMCAT, UNIX, WINDOWS

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