Application Analyst

ROLE :                   APPLICATION ANALYST

LOCATION:         NORIWCH

SALARY :              £40,000 + EXCELLENT BENEFITS

Our client, a large insurance company are looking for an Application Analyst to join their team. You will assist the Application Manager and Test Manager in providing a high standard of consultancy and governance.

Essential Skills:

  • Microsoft Configuration Manager (SCCM)
  • Security and Vulnerability awareness
  • Advanced Microsoft Access and Excel
  • Data analytics
  • SQL queries and reporting
  • Flexera Admin Studio (desirable)
  • Relationship and Stakeholder management
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Experience working in a large scale environment
  • A background of defining and documenting standards and processes.

Desirable:

  • ITIL Foundation (desirable)
  • ISEB Foundation (desirable)

Duties:

  • Managing application and system patching, analysing vulnerabilities and mitigating against impacts
  • Data analytics with timely, concise and insightful reporting skills
  • Managing service protection activities
  • Leading creation of deployable software content for the managed desktop estate
  • Verifying software licence requirements and entitlement for in scope software products
  • The management of incidents relating to application packaging process and products
  • Planning, communicating and processing software pilots for new software, ensuring software conflicts and business impacts are analysed and minimised
  • The management and delivery of software retirement and rationalisation
  • Lead service improvement plans, in line with strategic direction
  • Contribute to and be accountable for team performance
  • Manage request fulfilment through the service ticketing system with regular, meaningful updates

If you are an inquisitive, logical thinker with proven problem determination and a  keen team player, please send your details for review.