Senior Applications Server Specialist

Job Title: Senior Applications Server Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire
Salary: total package £60,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 66068-ITENG-KIE
Contact Name: Kim Eager
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 19, 2016 11:30

Job Description

Senior Applications Server Specialist - Bedfordshire
Development experience on Java/ JEE, Oracle 10g,

A leading financial organisation based in Bedfordshire is recruiting for a Senior Applications Server Specialist with proven development experience on Java/ JEE using frameworks such as Spring, Struts, Hibernate, JSP, JSF.
This a permanent opportunity to provide leadership to other member of the support team and provide 24x7 technical services cover part of an on-call/ shot rota.

The role is to work within a technical team providing technical services on Live Clearing & Settlement applications so similar industry experience would be a distinct advantage but it's not essential.

Responsibilities include:-
Troubleshooting Incidents
Providing pro-active technical analysis Identify, develop workarounds and/or fixes for deployment into Live.
Support implementation and deployment of new releases into Live.
Provide 24 * 7 * 365 technical services cover as part of an on-call/shift rota.
Provide technical leadership to other members of the support team

Proven development experience on Java/JEE using frameworks such as Spring, Struts, Hibernate, JSP, JSF
Good working knowledge and experience with Oracle 10g or later with Oracle RAC
Strong and proven experience of PL/SQL Knowledge/experience of XML, XSL, XSLT Experience with a track record in supporting large and complex applications within high availability/high volume environments.
Must be able to work individually or within a team to ensure internal and external SLA's are met.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are also required for this role.
Experience in a senior role, mentoring junior team members and offering technical leadership

Highly Desirable
Experience within payments processing systems or finance/banking industry.
Experience in supporting applications using different languages and/or character sets.
Knowledge of Oracle Reports Developer or BI Publisher for creating reports.
Knowledge of BEA WebLogic 10.x and above UAT Testing experience, with experience of working in an off shoring model. Ideally you will also have experience of working within process driven environments - ITIL.

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