Senior Application Analyst - Edinburgh Posted Feb 15
ECS , Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom
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As part of our continued expansion, we're looking for a Technical Consultant to work in our Edinburgh office.

The ideal person will had a strong IT background specifically working with application migrations and application discovery and also have ideally within a large-scale consulting/professional services environment (though this is not essential).

You will benefit from the chance to grow and develop your career within ECS whilst learning new systems and getting involved in new projects on an ongoing basis. We have an excellent benefits package which includes pension, healthcare, childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme.


Research, identify, collate and document business application technical requirements.

Review discovery data, dependency data and application landscape data for the purposes of evidencing recommendation rationale.

Document and present analysis and recommendations in an accurate, clear and convincing manner to Senior Technical Architects and Technical Design Boards.

Gain understanding of the business organisational structure and the use of applications across the estate.

Support the Business Analyst team through application and infrastructure analysis.

Assist technical resources through application discovery and analysis.

Provide guidance on application roadmaps to peers.

Ensure analysis and outputs adhere to governance standards at all times.

Key Skills

Previous large scale, highly governed, Enterprise Application Support/Analysis experience.

System administrator experience in one of the following technical domains.

Unix (AIX, Solaris, Redhat, HPUX)

Enterprise Storage Solutions (EMC, IBM, HP, NetApp) and connectivity (SAN/NFS/iSCSI)

Database (Oracle preferred, MySQL, Sybase, MS-SQL)

Middleware (WebSphere, MQ, PowerCenter, Connect:Direct)

Strong interpersonal and communication skills; capable of conveying ideas, clearly articulating technical solutions and applying knowledge to challenging tasks.

ECS is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to diversity in the workplace. We currently have 400 employees and a growing pool of contracted Associates. ECS has its headquarters in Glasgow with offices in Edinburgh, London, Manchester and Pune.

With a significant and increasing pipeline of work, we are looking to recruit highly talented, ambitious and motivated individuals to join us on our journey. It's an exciting time to join ECS and a great place to work. If you have the skills and experience as stipulated above, can demonstrate a strong level of achievement in your career and want to join a thriving solutions driven organisation where you can continue to develop your skills, we would like to hear from you. Suffice to say, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with your experience and will provide appropriate training to assist you in achieving your goals.

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Employment Type: Permanent
Other Pay Info: TBC