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Cape Town

Senior Application Support

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A provider of tailored cutting-edge IT Services & Solutions in Century City seeks the expertise of highly skilled & deadline-driven Senior Application Support to join its team. Your role will include Service Transition Management, providing 2nd Level Support while executing effective IT security controls, identifying Continuous Improvement areas and delivering monthly CSI initiatives. MUST-HAVEs include strong Linux & Oracle being familiar with scripting within these environments, a Computer Science/IT Degree/Diploma, at least 5 years’ experience in a similar role, Unix, Windows, Shell Scripting and the ability to design & automate SQL reports.



Continuous Service availability.

Service Transition Management.

Provide application 2nd Level Support.

Secure IT platforms / regular patch management and maintain platform integrity.

Application User administration and management.

Execute IT security controls.

Monitor and Intercept services alerts.

Effective incident management.

Identify areas for Continuous Improvement and deliver one CSI initiative per month.

Effective and accurate daily ICE and SOX control execution.

Perform standby duties.



Qualifications –

Degree or Diploma in Computer Science/IT from an accredited tertiary institution including CPUT/UCT/UWC/UNISA, etc.


Experience/Skills –

Strong Linux and Oracle skills and should be familiar with scripting within these environments (Non-Negotiable).

Minimum 5 years or more Application Support experience.

Familiar with Unix and Windows as operating systems.

Intermediate Shell Scripting skills or any other scripting interface in Unix / Linux.

Comfortable with SQL and be able to design / create / automate reports.

Proven track record with regards to being resilient within a high pressurised environment.

Willing to work additional hours from time to time.


While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.



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