Application Support Analyst

Berlin

ID : 3167202

About Trailstone

Trailstone is a global energy and technology company, operating at the intersection of renewable and conventional power. We trade energy in global markets, and we provide a best-in-class service to manage the inherent intermittency of renewable power generation across the short, medium and long term.

As an energy trader, we buy and sell electricity and gas which is physically delivered on the grids, and we leverage our physical market knowledge to trade financial commodities.

As a provider of renewable energy management services, we take on the complexity of managing renewable power across different countries so that our customers can focus on their core mission of investment and growth. Trailstone offers an efficient, fully automated front-to-back renewable power management platform underpinned by our long-standing market experience, proprietary technology, data analytics and meteorology.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive Application Support for all Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM) applications.
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve all BAU system issues including custom inhouse software and vendor solutions.
  • Effectively record and monitor progress of all issues raised, providing feedback to the business users as required.
  • Liaise with internal and external I.T teams to resolve cross system issues.
  • Ensure that best practices are applied to system support, upgrades, testing and procedures at all times.

Requirements:

  • Substantive, verifiable experience of providing face to face Application Support.
  • Ability to work with demanding users in a pressurized and fast paced trading environment.
  • Be accountable and own issues through to resolution.
  • Ability to do shift work as needed. Weekend and out of hours cover.
  • Ability to communicate across different levels of the business (for example, trading desks and development team members).
  • Ability to produce high quality documentation and upskill colleagues.
  • Strong understanding of change control processes.
  • Solid time management and attention to detail.
  • Flexibility to handle multiple work streams at any one time.

Technical Skills:

  • Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM) software experience.
  • Microsoft Windows client and server.
  • Software installation and configuration.
  • Understanding of Commodities.
  • Openlink Endur exposure.
  • Microsoft SQL Server skills (SQL, stored procedures, debugging).

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science is preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.

This role is based at our offices in Berlin, unfortunately we cannot accept applications from candidates who are unable to work in Berlin.  

 

We’re different, and we like it that way! 

Here at Trailstone, we value our differences. In fact, our success depends upon them. 

Differences in backgrounds, identities and experiences lead to differing views of the world.  Different world views lead to healthy differences in opinions. 

Different opinions are essential to creating a robust marketplace of ideas. 

And it is our ideas that will make Trailstone a market leader in energy innovation and disruption! 

By our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, Trailstone is creating value for our employees, our investors, and our communities.