Senior Applications Analyst
Permanent, Full Time
Up to £50,260 per annum
Closing Date: 6th May 2022
The Applications team play a critical role in support of a wide range of platforms and technologies. The team is responsible for underpinning and delivering business applications and services to the council and Essex residents.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and knowledgeable Senior Applications Analyst to join the team. This role is varied, and responsibilities include full lifecycle support of web applications along with maintenance, configuration and management of on-premises and cloud-based services and platforms.
As a Senior Applications Analyst you will need to take the lead on driving forward change in response to dynamic business requirements and demands. You will need to be a good communicator and be able to collaborate with other specialised technical teams.
You will play a key role in some exciting and ambitious projects including the migration of on-premises applications to Azure, optimisation of web applications for the cloud environment and continued roll-out of Microsoft 365 suite and features.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Essex County Council is proud to offer an excellent benefits package, including:
· Flexible working.
· Generous holiday and leave allowance.
· Local Government Pension Scheme.
· Travel discounts and interest free season ticket loans.
· Discounts and benefits at many local and national outlets including supermarkets, shopping, restaurants, technology purchases and holidays.
· Tax-free savings on childcare via salary sacrifice.
Apply and next steps
In order to be considered, please apply via the Working for Essex website, ensuring you upload an up-to-date CV when prompted.
Essex County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.