Graduate Application Analyst - Linux & SQL

Exclusive Recruitment
London (Central)
From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Are you willing to take up the challenge of working within a development support function, helping maintain new features and functionality for high transaction, large scale online gaming websites? Then this could be the company for you Your role will be integral to supporting development solutions that are modular, scalable, extendable and portable. We are a Fast Growing Technology Company specialising in sportsbook and trading solutions and need quality Application Support Analysts to match our ambition to become market leader in this competitive sector. The role will include: ·The ability to support a given application or applications, primarily related to online gaming ·Limited computer programming and some system administration skills ·Ability to analyse a problem, diagnose it and find its root cause ·The ability to support database systems ·The ability to debug API calls before handing over to developers ·Working closely with the Service Desk, making a diagnosis and then either creating a fix or liaising with the development teams to ensure the issue is resolved and the root cause and resolution documented and understood by the Service Desk ·Integral to the requirements scoping and estimation process which is facilitated by liaising with the customer, during the SDLC, to identify their needs ·Working closely with the product team to ensure detailed technical knowledge of the core products/s ·Ownership of development bugs (pre-Go Live) and production defects (post-Go Live) ·Facilitator of the knowledge transfer process from the project team/s to the Service Desk ·Technical point of escalation (Level 2) for the Service Desk ·Responsible for monitoring and maintaining test environments ·Will take responsibility for releases when required and work closely with the Release and Deployment Manager to ensure deployments are successful Essential Requirements: ·First class communication skills ·Strong technical, analytical and problem solving skills – able to to learn new technical skills quickly ·An understanding of Linux and UNIX operations systems. ·Good understanding of SQL and database management systems ·Knowledge of a scripting language – Bash, Python, Perl, etc ·Fundamental understanding of network concepts and troubleshooting ·Understanding of feed-based systems which utilise XML messaging and/or web services About Our Company: We believe quality, ability and determination are vital ingredients in delivering success at Amelco. Character and personality is not only reflected in who you are but what you do and we want people who can leave their imprint on our technology. Working in an ever changing market sector we will give the right individual/s, via our comprehensive training and mentoring programme, the opportunity to help deliver cutting edge technology in a fun, lively environment. This job was originally posted as