Employment Type: Permanent
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
Closing Date: 28 August 2019
Interview Date: TBC
Benefits package: 30 days holiday, pension scheme (employer contributions 8%) life assurance, performance related bonus.
We’re looking for an Application Analyst to be responsible for managing operational issues through to resolution and proactively monitoring business-critical application services within British Business Bank; specifically pertaining to our Business Intelligence platforms, MySQL and our bespoke in-house BI systems.
The successful Application Analyst will communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders, act as the key point of escalation for all operational issues related to application services; and use their technical knowledge to accurately respond to questions and issues.
We’re looking for an Application Analyst who has experience providing second line support, effectively prioritising and escalating, ensuring timely resolutions and proactively following up when necessary. We’re looking for an individual who will champion continuous service improvements using a proactive and solution orientated approach.
The Application Analyst will work to implement fixes and changes and will also collaborate with our third-party suppliers to do so, therefore we’re looking for someone who is able to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical colleagues and third parties.
In order to be considered for this position, you will have exceptional communication skills and a strong technical understanding of databases including MySQL and NoSQL as well as Business Intelligence tools.
You will have a good technical knowledge of Microsoft technologies such as .net and SQL Server and have experience producing fault cause analysis reports in order to identify issues, user and company impacts, potential solutions and timelines to implement.
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The British Business Bank is a unique and exciting institution. Its mission is to help drive economic growth by making finance markets work better for small businesses - wherever they are in the UK and wherever they are on their business journey - enabling them to grow and prosper.
Established in 2014, it is a 100% government-owned economic development bank organised as an arm’s length body with an independent Board.
To deliver its programmes, the Bank works through more than 120 finance partners such as high street and digital banks, leasing companies, venture capital and private debt funds and fintech platforms. We will unlock up to £10 billion of new finance, bringing greater choice and information on finance options to smaller businesses.
Currently, we employ around 300 people, split between offices in Sheffield and London.
Please note all candidates applying for this role should have the right to work in the U.K.