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Application Support Engineer (OSIsoft PI / Data Historians)

Job Title: Application Support Engineer (OSIsoft PI / Data Historians)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Salary: Daily Rate
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 months
REF: FJS/LS/Ches/AppSupp_1539350747
Contact Name: Leanne Summers
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Application Support Engineer (OSIsoft PI / Data Historians) - Contract - Chester, Cheshire.

A global IT services company is searching for an Application Support Engineer with OSIsoft PI / Data Historians experience to join their team on a contract basis in Chester, Cheshire.

This role is essentially an Application Specialist role with a mix of Support and Development (mostly minor enhancements, 4th level changes etc.) responsibilities on the associated technology stacks / COTS platforms.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Application Support skills in OSIsoft PI.
  • Strong support and Development (minor enhancements, 4th level changes) experience on the associated technology stacks / COTS platforms.
  • Strong ability to understand the business requirements, work within an Agile environment and develop suitable technical solutions. These will often be off-the shelf applications, but may sometimes require bespoke development or customisation. The successful candidate will also be able to provide support for, improvements to and upgrading of existing applications and interfaces.
  • Candidates should be familiar with IT Service Delivery, SLA's and ITIL support tools as the role will frequently involve identifying and developing solutions.
  • The Application Specialist will be supporting the MES applications, so will need to have an understanding of Data Historians - OSIsoft PI application.
  • Desirable: Knowledge of databases (Oracle, SQL Server), along with an understanding of data analysis, business requirements gathering and programming techniques.

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