I&M Bank Application Support Engineer Jobs in Kenya

I&M Bank Application Support Engineer Jobs in Kenya

  • I &M Bank Limited (a regional Bank with a fast growing branch network around the country) is looking to recruit a competent and highly motivated individual for the following position within the iCube Unit.

  • iCube unit is a function hived off from the day to day operations but collaborates with different functions of the Bank to deliver solutions that are customer centric in design that will radically simplify business requirements and scale fast to full utilization using a clean sheet approach to deliver the desired value.

    Application Support Engineer

    Job Purpose

  • We are looking for technically skilled candidates with excellent interpersonal skills for the Application support engineer position in an agile fast paced environment.

  • Application support engineer will troubleshoot technical issues, provide timely customer feedback, and support the roll-out of new applications, among other duties.

  • Moreover, Application support engineer will talk to both internal users and customers directly, as well as create written documentation, requiring excellent written and verbal communication.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Able to solve medium to high complexity applications related incidents coming from end-users or service desk.

  • Logging incidents and their status in Customer relationship management tool (logs, reports, and SQL queries).

  • Able to analyze impact of incident and communicate it to affected user areas and minimize it.

  • Escalating applications related incidents towards application vendor (third line support and maintenance) and track status.

  • Liaising with other second line operations groups and development to solve incidents

  • Suggest solution to solve the root cause (the problem) of the incident

  • Ensures that application operations SLA with end-users is held

  • Suggest changes

  • Supports end-users in functionality of the applications

  • Provide consultation and informal trainings to end-users

  • Understands monitoring concept, knows monitoring tools used for application
    and can define and interpret complex application alerts

  • Escalates incidents and tracks resolution status

  • Checks if application vendor SLA is held and escalates in case of vendor non-performance

  • Applies and makes sure that development and task handover / change management procedure is kept

  • Understands application support requirements towards developments and makes sure that they are acceptance tested

  • Makes sure that regression test for new developments takes place

  • Can suggest and applies changes in application on demand.

  • Keeps track of application changes with version control and makes sure that release management is kept

  • Participate in specialist trainings that related to supported applications and areas, study operations and user manuals, requests specialist trainings

  • Regularly checks performance of supported applications and areas if it keeps SLA

  • Escalate any performance issue towards development.

    Knowledge, Experience & Skills

  • Broad IT background with emphasis on the application development and support cycle related methodologies and technologies

  • A minimum of 1 year working experience as an application support engineer

  • Good written and oral communication skills.

  • Good interpersonal skill, possibly experience of a multicultural environment

  • Experience in the development of business processes and procedures

  • Strong technical and analytical skills

  • Supporting end-users.

  • Supporting IT systems Applications.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; I&M Bank Application Support Engineer Jobs in Kenya

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