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Application Support Engineer

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Recruiter: BAE Systems
Listed on: 19th March
Location: Lancashire
Salary/Rate: £37654 - £41397
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Application Support Engineer

Would you like to help change the culture and business practises of the Engineering businesses across the Air Sector? We currently have a vacancy for an Application Support Engineer at our site in Warton.
As an Application Support Engineer, you will be working in an Agile working environment to help ensure the delivery of software applications to the Engineering businesses ensuring projects are to appropriate technical standards and meeting agreed costs & timescales.
As part of a multi-skilled team you will have the opportunity to experience agile approaches and use the latest Atlassian toolset to collect and report project data in a role that impacts the development and delivery of projects across the whole of the Air business.
Your main responsibilities as an Application Support Engineer will involve:
Assist with the installation, administration and configuration of the Atlassian toolset (Jira & Confluence)
Control configurations to allow releases to be delivered to the business
Actively manage the data quality captured within Jira ensuring that it is collected in accordance with the technical management plan
Ensure that traceability of information is maintained
Assist in reporting to the programme review the status of the deliverables from Jira Skills
Manage and maintain the application software and data set
Your skills and qualifications as an Application Support Engineer:
Experience and background within Application Support
Experience in working on Complex Projects for example Siemens Teamcenter/CATIA
IT Knowledge and software installation & configuration
Ability to analyse the data and create reporting dashboards
Knowledge of ITIL (desirable)
Experience using the following toolsets would be highly desirable Atlassian toolset (Jira & Confluence)
What we're looking for in you:
You will have the ability to speak the same language with the technical teams to translate executed work into data that can be used to control and measure the execution of the program and ensure that data integrity is maintained. A willingness to learn new agile techniques and approaches to design and project execution. Advocate agile ways of working both within and externally to the team
Location: Warton Salary: £37, 654 + Depending on experience
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
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If you'd like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.
From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent - at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.
As part of our Air team, you could be working at the edge of what is technologically possible, shaping the future to ensure our customers are ready to face challenges we cannot even imagine today. You could be developing and evolving the technologies that will defend the UK for generations to come and supporting our customers around the globe.
Join us and you'll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts.
We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace - where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential - is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it's good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

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