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Application Support Analyst (Business Objects/BO, UNIX, SQL)

Job Title: Application Support Analyst (Business Objects/BO, UNIX, SQL)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: TBH1112
Contact Name: Tyler Bass Hunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Job title: Application Support Analyst X2 (Business Objects/ BO, UNIX, SQL)
Location: Luton
Salary: £30,000-£38,000
Job type: Permanent

An exciting opportunity to work for a leading FTSE 100 enterprise based in Luton who are going through a large scale strategic transformation.

Job description

You will be supporting and maintaining back office systems and applications to ensure the organisation can continue operating effectively.


  • Ensure there is an appropriate level of performance support monitoring taking place.
  • Make proposals and recommendations to ensure target areas are addressed.
  • Monitor incident queries and respond to these in a timely manner.
  • Ensure consequential fixes or changes are delivered and documented within time and quality constraints.
  • Provide out of hours support if necessary; on-call support coverage on a rota basis between 1800-0800.
  • Work closely with the problem and incident management team to identify root causes of major incidents.

Key skills and experience

  • A good understanding of business impact related to application outrage.
  • Intelligent analysis of data to draw conclusions/ recommend solutions.
  • Customer service skills and knowledge.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong, proven experience in the analysis and resolution of highly complex technical incidents.
  • Ability to assess impact and prioritise workloads and actions accordingly.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of commercial processes and requirements.
  • Technical and administrative skills in Business Objects, SQL, UNIX, Windows and UC4.
  • The ability to manage application stakeholders.

For more information please contact Tyler at or at 0207 014 0230.

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