Application Support Specialist

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Application Support Specialist

Dublin South


€40,000 - €50,000

Ref: E591NB

Job Description

My South Dublin client is seeking an experienced Application Support Specialist to join their team on a full time basis. Excellent package on offer to the right candidate.

About this role:

An outstanding opportunity for an experienced Application Support Specialist to join an exciting company in Dublin South.  This role will have you as a key member of the Application Support team who are responsible for maintaining all production systems.  The client’s work place is  fast-paced and innovative company and they believe in employee progression and recognizing hard work.  If you are ambitious, results-focused and enjoy a challenge then my client could be the Company that presents you with the opportunities you are looking for.

Purpose of Role:

You will be a key member of the Application Support team who are responsible for maintaining all production systems.  Working in a dynamic environment, you will be a superbly talented and innovative thinker and be comfortable with working to deadlines. You will also be a self-starter who is focused on practical solutions.  You will understand the importance of reliable systems management to the achievement of commercial objectives.


  • Proactive monitoring of systems and alerts through existing monitoring systems
  • Implementing scripts and code/data fixes
  • Clearly document issues requiring investigation by another team
  • Working closely with third party suppliers to provide support for all systems
  • Perform SQL queries and produce reports
  • Carry out deployments of software to various environments
  • Interacting with IT support and development functions to troubleshoot and resolve complex problems as they happen
  • Participate in Out of Hours 24×7 support on a rotation basis

Required Skills:

  • Solid and demonstrable SQL Server competence
  • Strong TSQL and scripting experience
  • Strong experience managing Microsoft IIS
  • 4+ years Production Support / Development experience or similar
  • Excellent problem solving skills and the ability to see issues through to resolution
  • Deployment experience

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of .NET stack, C#
  • Knowledge of windows and web services
  • Experience of ITIL change management process
  • Previous experience working in high-growth environment
  • Experience of using Visio to document and model processes

The successful candidate will be:

  • Capable of writing high quality documents in clear, simple English
  • Able to concisely document complex scenarios in clearly understandable form
  • A self-starter with common sense approach and an attention to detail
  • Capable of adapting to changing priorities and thrive in a fast-paced work environment
  • A tenacious problem solver
  • An excellent communicator who enjoys working in a close knit team

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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