Applications Support Specialist | Loughton (central line, Essex) | 1256

Trapeze ITS is hiring an Applications Support Specialist for the software solutions that keep passenger transport services running for many cities worldwide.
 
This is about supporting the market leading applications that underpin public and private transport service delivery for major metropolitan areas around the world - helping millions of people to complete their journeys efficiently, safely and on time.
 
Collaborating on a multiskilled team and becoming an expert member of our second line and third line applications support team, you will ensure the highest level of technical support is delivered to UK and international customers in their operational usage of multiple products and technologies.

Trapeze ITS provides an attentive induction process, full product training and an ongoing personal development program, plus opportunity to accrue valuable domain knowledge. There is prospect of progression to a senior technical role, support team leader, or to technical project management.
 
We're looking for

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proven abilities supporting applications or databases at second line
  • Ability to competently configure and customise, and also troubleshoot, identify and address root causes within applications
  • Intermediate SQL, and familiarity with virtualised systems
  • Fluent English, written and verbal, to a professional standard
  • Ability to join a 24*7*365 rota (one week in four)
  • Someone considering application support jobs in Essex such as: 2nd / Second Line Applications Support | 3rd / Third Line Applications Support | Software Support Specialist | Applications Specialist | Systems Support Analyst | RTPI or ITCS Support Specialist

Our current systems run - we'll help you get up to speed

Real Time Passenger Information Systems | clustered databases: SQL Server and Oracle | Windows Server 2008 / 2012 / 2016 | Linux | Citrix XenApp Server | VMWare | Active Directory | Windows management & deployment services | Remedy and IET

Salary and benefits

  • £38,000 - £42,000+ negotiable
  • Discretionary company bonus
  • Ability to join on call (out of hours support) rota, worth c.£2,400
  • Discretionary, fully expensed training e.g. ITIL Foundation, vendor certifications
  • Flexible working policy (core hours: 1000-1600hrs); tell us what you need
  • Personal development plan | technology and skills training| progression across a group of companies 
  • 25 days holiday (after 12 months) | company contributed pension | life assurance | income protection | health cash back plan | sabbaticals | long service recognition 

About us
 
Trapeze ITS is a profitable, innovative and ambitious technology provider. We develop and operate a range of public transport technologies. Expanding internationally, we are a major UK market supplier (our technology underpins TfL’s bus, boat and tram service) with overseas deployments in Singapore, Australia, South Africa, Ireland and, soon, Saudi Arabia. With 48+ UK staff, it’s a friendly close-knit and diverse team culture, where a healthy work:life balance is encouraged, with flexible hours, regular social events, ride to work scheme, bike racks and shower. We would love explore where a career at Trapeze ITS may lead you.
 
Location: Loughton, Essex (Central line), commutable from; Brentwood, Chigwell, Cheshunt, Epping, Harrow and Romford

Start date: asap, December - February

Please be in touch with Vittoria at techfolk, the recruitment partner, to find out more:
 
0117 318 2447 | hello[at]techfolk.co.uk | [at]we_are_techfolk

RECRUITERS: Trapeze ITS has selected techfolk as our recruitment partner and cold calling is not welcomed