Applications Support Engineer

In our expanding market, we are seeking to appoint an Applications Support Engineer who will be our in-house expert of business applications.

In our expanding market, we are seeking to appoint an Applications Support Engineer who will be our in-house expert of business applications.

They will have the ability to review current processes, identify improvements and implement solutions. The role will include working closely with both internal and external stakeholders to support, improve and maintain our business applications. 

This role will be based out of our Ross-on-Wye location, will include hybrid working and the requirement to travel UK wide when business needs necessitate.

Key tasks include:

  • Working with the business to identify how existing applications can be leveraged to increase productivity and deliver savings for the business.
  • Work with key stakeholders to develop new application requirements and select the right product or identify where existing applications can be leveraged instead.
  • Execute day to day tasks and maintain high-performing systems for all applications and ensuring availability to business users.
  • Ensure all applications are fully supported and maintained with the support of 3rd party application support providers.
  • Act as a point of escalation within the business for application related issues & working with 3rd party support providers to ensure issues are resolved in a timely fashion.
  • Liaising with 3rd party support providers to ensure application availability and readiness is always maintained.
  • Manage application updates through test and production environments with support from 3rd party providers & key business users where required.
  • Create scripts and manage issues during UAT.
  • Documentation and development of all application related processes and procedures.
  • Key application experience; CRM and ERP.

About you

Essential criteria include

  • CRM and ERP software solutions
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Work independently in a demanding environment
  • Good time management and prioritisation
  • Ability to document procedures clearly and systematically
  • Ability to communicate effectively with members of staff at all levels
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Analytical and detail oriented
  • At least two years supporting CRM and ERP systems
  • Working on Application migration and integration Projects
  • Providing training to users
  • Experience with data integration and backup
  • Full UK Driving License (travel is an essential part of the role)

Desirable criteria include

  • Database technologies (SQL, PostgreSQL, etc)
  • Experience supporting Salesforce
  • Experience supporting Access Dimensions and / or Sage 200
  • Prince2 Practitioner / Foundation

Role                Applications Support Engineer

Location         Ross-on-Wye

Duration         Permanent

Hours             Full time 37.5hours per week

Salary             Competitive

Benefits          25days holiday + bank holidays; continuous training and development; discretionary bonus scheme; medical cash back plan; death in service scheme; financial wellbeing scheme; family friendly and health and wellbeing policies; work life balance company culture; mental health first aiders and many more.

About us

We are SafeLane Global who is trusted to create safer spaces for clients and communities across the world.  We detect, identify and mitigate potential threats on land and in water, and provide training and consultancy services to support the activities of governments, corporations and multinational organisations worldwide.  Wherever we go, we breathe new life into unsafe environments, and positively transform communities and the lives of those living and working within them.

If you feel like joining an innovative, fast paced and dedicated team who are making a difference, send us your up-to-date CV to recruitment@safelaneglobal.com, we would love to hear from you.

We are committed to equal opportunities for all staff. Applications are encouraged regardless of age, sex, disability, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage and civil partnerships.

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If you would like to learn more then please send your application (CV and relevant certificates) to us at recruitment@safelaneglobal.com