Application Administrator

2 - 5 Years
Not Disclosed by RecruiterPosted 2 days agoJob Applicants: 1042Job Views: 994

Job Description

Summarized Purpose:

The Application Administrator is responsible for maintaining and supporting corporate applications including security, configuration, and validation. This includes but is not limited to managing releases, troubleshooting issues and managing application documentation.

Essential Functions:

  • Troubleshoots and resolves basic application-specific support issues.
  • Serve as the IT configuration expert for assigned systems including but not limited to system configuration, design, subject matter expert for developers, business support team and business users, and establish system configuration standards and documentation.
  • Assist with the publishing and deployment of system cod e to application environments as directed.
  • Enter and monitor change requests including following established Change Management policies and procedures.
  • Execute application security requests for assigned systems.
  • Work with the applicable teams to assist with application releases, release management and backend process management.
  • Write and maintain application specific documentation in accordance with procedural documents and as directed.
    Manage application support queues including to troubleshoot issues utilizing technical skills (i.e. SQL queries, Windows Event Viewer, etc.).
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a proven ability to interface with both technical and business team members at all levels within a global organization.
  • Installs and maintains enterprise application software (including dedicated hardware), application code deployments and configuration changes.
    Experience in Financial or Corporate Systems a plus

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :

  • Knowledge of and experience working in application support.
  • Preferred candidates will have some experience in administration of, deployment, managing and troubleshooting IT Service Management tools
  • Preferred candidates will have some experience in Blue Prism Control Room administration .
  • General understanding of application administration and architecture (Windows Server, Linux). Ex. navigating Linux directory structures, understanding Windows services, and troubleshooting using the Windows event viewer
  • Ability to interact with relational databases (primarily Oracle, some SQL Server). Ex. Authoring Structured Query Language (SQL)-based queries, troubleshooting PL/SQL packages
  • 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
  • Demonstrated competency to learn new technical skills
    Familiar with Microsoft Office products

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Medical / Healthcare / Hospitals

Functional Area:IT Software - Application Programming, Maintenance

Role Category:Admin/Maintenance/Security/Datawarehousing

Role:System Administrator

Employment Type:Permanent Job, Full Time


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Company Profile

PPD Pharmaceutical Development India Private Limit

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 46 countries and more than 19,000 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
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Recruiter Name:Dipika

Contact Company:PPD Pharmaceutical Development India Private Limit

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