IT Application Support Analyst

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IT Application Support Analyst



€35,000 - €45,000

Ref: E3782NL

Job Description

Application Support Analyst required for 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with Top Financial Services Company based just outside of Co.Dublin.

Responsibilities of the Application Support Analyst:

Carry out system and regression testing on all internally or externally developed solutions from minor bug fixes through to full system testing of major enhancements and/or upgrades.

Design, document and maintain test plans and test data for any project from signed-off business and functional specs and technical specifications

Execution of all tests

Document all test results clearly showing pass and fail test results

Bug detection, documentation and re-testing following receipt of fixes

Negotiate adequate solutions for testing issues raised internally or with Third party suppliers

Support UAT and provide guidance to the business users on the new functionality

Work closely with the business teams on the diagnosis of system issues and in agreeing the most appropriate solution to meet business needs

Produce reusable testing documentation for all applications which are supported within the IT Department.

Support the business teams in the setup and execution of UAT cycles

Tracking of reported problems and defects using tracking software

To manage agreed tasks and sub projects to enable business priorities to be met

Skills required for the Systems Analyst:

At least 5 years’ experience within the  financial services sector sector in related software testing role and with an understanding of Wealth Management and Investment Planning products

System Testing and Regression Testing skills and qualifications required i.e. ISTQB Foundation certificate in Software testing or equivalent

The role requires conceptual thinking and a right first time attitude.

Problem solving, decision making and excellent verbal and written communication skills

Ability to work to tight deadlines

Relationship management skills

Meticulous attention to detail

Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team

Be a team player

Customer Focus

Change Management


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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