Applications SUPPORT - Microsoft Fully Remote Role

England Permanent £34,304 - £40,927
  • Applications Specialist - Microsoft Fully Remote Role
  • Be part of a leading research institution with access to the latest technology

About Our Client

A world leading research institution providing top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to thousands of students.

Job Description

  • Development of Corporate systems including:
    • Installation of new systems, including configuration, testing and migration
  • Programming new applications and enhancing of existing applications including:
    • Systems analysis, design and specification
  • Providing support for a range of Corporate Systems including:
    • Software installation, configuration, Upgrades and patches.
  • Ability to work in a structured project management environment:
    • Leading project strands or small projects and contributing to projects as required
  • Liaison with system suppliers and users as appropriate; attendance of expert user groups.
  • Documentation development, and initial training and user support for new applications.
  • Keeping abreast of relevant technologies.
  • Any other such duties as may be assigned by the Manager that are commensurate with the grade of the post.
  • All members of staff employed on Administrative Staff terms and conditions are senior members of staff and are expected to contribute to the development and implementation of policy and services.
  • The role holder will take an active part in the whole application lifecycle including development and delivery of user liaison and support services
  • The role holder will be expected to represent ITCS/UEA at appropriate internal and external meetings.

Please note that out of hours cover will be a requirement of this post.

Fully Remote Role

The Successful Applicant


  • A relevant degree and/or demonstrable relevant experience
  • Demonstrable experience in a system development role, including experience of managing system deployment.
  • Previous experience of systems design, development, implementation and management.
  • Experience of developing user requirements and technical specifications documentation.
  • Demonstrable experience of a programming language such as Java (J2EE) and/or Microsoft C# .Net
  • SQL (Oracle, SQL Server or MySQL).
  • Managing Windows based servers
  • Commitment to the service ethos and user focussed
  • Analytic and problem solving skills
  • Willingness to work out of hours

Highly Desireable

Knowledge of corporate systems such as Student Record Systems, HR/Payroll, Research Administration, CMS or VLE

Experience of project management and development methodologies.

Working knowledge of web technologies including:

HTML, XML and JavaScript.

What's on Offer

Working as part of a leading research institution with access to the latest technology

Fully Remote Role

Competitive Benefits and holidays

Aishah Chaudry
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+44 207 269 2112

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Aishah Chaudry
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+44 207 269 2112
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