Application Support

Job#: 2022209

Job Description:

Apex Systems, the nations 2nd Largest IT Services firm, has an immediate opportunity for Application Support in Jersey City, NJ, Chicago, IL, Plano, TX. This opportunity is with one of the nations largest Financial Services companies and considered on a Contract-to-Hire basis.

If you or someone you know is interested in this opportunity, please email Kieffer Hessler [email protected]

Application Support will be responsible for:

  • Attend daily / weekly conference calls as and when required
  • Respond to in person, email, IM and telephone to all technical queries for the production environment
  • Strong focus on ownership of issues from their reporting to their resolution
  • Provide day-to-day production support services for Custom Applications / Reports 
  • To provide product support and ensure smooth operation of the systems
  • Knowledge of Operating Systems, Middleware, DB , Webservers, batch control
  • Support assigned systems and / or projects through broad conceptual understanding of capabilities and direction of technology, coupled with an in - depth knowledge of the technology required and the needs of business environment
  • Anticipate customer needs, and effectively communicate in a manner consistent with the audience
  • Utilize outstanding analytical and diagnostic skills when dealing with complex issues and uncertainty, and make sound decisions quickly while carefully evaluating risks and alternatives before taking action

Must have requirements:

  • Linux / UNIX environment – very comfortable managing Unix environment
  • DB – Oracle DB and SQL DB
  • Job scheduling – batch scheduling – Autosys 
  • Monitoring – protection support role – knowledge of ITRS Geneos, they are open to different monitoring tool experience
  • Scripting (general knowledge – open and debug a script)

Nice to have requirements:

  • Scripting – Python and some Java based scripting 
  • Brokerage house (JPMC, Morgan Stanley, etc.)









EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [email protected] or 844-463-6178.

Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Jersey City, NJ, US

Job Type:

Date Posted:
April 3, 2024

Pay Range:
$63 - $63 per hour