IT Applications Administrator

  • Permanent
  • Newcastle-under-lyme , United Kingdom
  • £45,000

IT Applications Administrator 

We have an exciting opening as an IT Applications Administrator to join a forward thinking company, looking to double in size over the next year, representing a great time to get on board! 

They provide great incentives such as a 7.5% bonus, as well as the opportunity to work from home 3 days a week, with the other 2 days working from the office in Newcastle. 

What you’ll be getting up to: 

  • Planning and executing deployments in a safe, controlled, and repeatable way under the agreed change control process designed to protect the organization.
  • Ownership of maintenance and running of the supported applications.
  • Openly and visibly communicate risks, operational problems and incidents; accurately ascertaining business impact and explaining what the issues are and what is being done about them.
  • Establish and analyse metrics.
  • Performing work with alignment to ITIL and ISO 270010 Continual improvement of the applications.
  • Investigating issues and problems, analysing cause, scope and impact of these issues and suggesting resolutions.
  • Participate in Risk & Change Management processes.
  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems, and key processes.

What you can bring to the role: 

  • Experience of providing application support. Working in an ITIL / ISO207001 environment.
  • Operations: Understanding of ITIL, DevOps, Kanban, Agile principles.
  • Experience of process improvement.
  • Linux system administration
  • Public cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Application deployment, configuration, monitoring and troubleshooting experience.
  • Deployment automation tools: Such as Ansible.
  • Enterprise monitoring tools: Zabbix, DataDog, Redgate, etc
  • Good level of both verbal and numerical reasoning skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Application infrastructure: Java, Tomcat, Apache, RabbitMQ.

Sound ideal? Don’t hesitate to get in touch!