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Applications Administrator, Sofia-142581

Company: PPD
Location: Europe, Middle East & Africa-Bulgaria-Sofia-Sofia
Reference: 142581
Closing Date: 24 Dec 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits:

Job Summary:

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Our clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. ...

Requirements:

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Our clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With offices in 47 countries and approximately 20,000 professionals worldwide, PPD applies innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a firm commitment to quality to help clients and partners bend the cost and time curve of drug development to deliver life-changing therapies that improve health.

For more information, visit www.ppdi.com.


Applications Administrator :

The Applications Administrator provides implementation, operational and maintenance support for enterprise applications. Maintains a stable systems environment with minimal downtime and maximum performance. They will serve as Tier 2 support for these applications and act as a Subject Matter Expert.

Essential Functions and Other Job Information

•  Troubleshoots and resolves application-specific support issues.
•  Installs and maintains enterprise application software, application code deployments and configuration changes.
•  Executes change requests and qualifications.
•  Liaises with other internal groups, vendors and clients.
•  Works on problems of limited scope.
•  Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained.
•  Learns to use professional concepts.
•  Applies company policies and procedures to resolve routine issues.
•  Normally receives detailed instructions on all work.
•  Contacts are primarily with immediate supervisor, other personnel in the department and personal from other departments considered the business.
•  Builds stable working relationships internally.

 


 

Qualifications

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• General understanding of server administration and architecture (Windows Server, Linux). Ex. navigating Linux directory structures, understanding Windows services.

• Ability to interact with relational databases (primarily Oracle, some SQL Server). Ex. authoring Structured Query Language (SQL)-based queries.

• Some support knowledge of the applications/technology being supported.

• Basic support knowledge of desktop operating systems and desktop productivity applications (MS Office, MS Project, MS Visio, etc.).

• Ability to diagnose problems, define/resolve/coordinate the implementation of solutions with other groups.

• Ability to troubleshoot and resolve a wide range of application problems, if necessary, working with our system development team, systems/network administration personnel, other departments at PPD, or with software vendors.

• Self-motivated with the initiative to see issue resolution through to completion Business focused approach with strong interpersonal skills.

• Positive attitude with a commitment to a high quality of work.

• Ability to learn new technical skills.

• Knowledge of software testing principles: test cases design and execution

• Experience with troubleshooting .NET technologies



Does this sound like you? Then don’t miss this opportunity and apply now!
HOW TO APPLY?
Follow the link and submit your CV in English.
Registration on our website will also give you the opportunity to be considered for other positions if this one is not the most appropriate for your qualifications and experience.
This is an ongoing search. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted accordingly.
PPD Inc. is an equal opportunities employer

Apply for this job: Applications Administrator, Sofia-142581

Contact Information:

Address:  PPD Cambridge
Granta Park
Great Abington
Cambridge

CB21 6GQ
England
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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