Application Support Analyst / Developer

    Dairymaster are currently recruiting for: Application Support Analyst / Developer

    The role:

    • We are looking for an Application Support Analyst / Developer that ideally has experience of implementing and supporting Enterprise Resource Planning, Manufacturing Execution Systems and Production Scheduling in a manufacturing environment.
    • The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and keen to take on direct responsibility for the systems.
    • You will need good communication skills and will be happy talking to end users at all levels of the organisation.
    • Experience and a solid knowledge of manufacturing, production scheduling and distribution practices is desirable.
    • The role will be located in our Global Headquarters in Causeway, Co Kerry, Ireland and will encompass user support for our UK and USA operations.


    • Third level Degree in Software Engineering or an equivalent qualification.
    • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork and communication skills (both verbal and written).
    • Experience a distinct advantage but not a prerequisite.
    • Experience of the following is a distinct advantage:
    1. Preactor Production Planning and Scheduling Software or similar
    2. Manufacturing Execution System
    3. SAP Business One
    • Crystal Report writing
    • Familiarity with the .NET framework
    • Working knowledge of C#
    • Strong proficiency with SQL writing Queries, views and stored procedures
    • Understanding of Business Intelligence, Dashboards and visualisation.
    • Ability to handle common database procedures-upgrade, backup, recovery, migration, etc.
    • Reporting analysis, design, development and testing.
    • Ability to work on own initiative, in a fast-paced environment with attention to detail being a vital attribute for this role.
    • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, an ability to understand complex problems and generate appropriate pragmatic technical solutions.
    • Proven ability to analyse technical software development/design issues and manage them to resolution.
    • Energetic and eager to learn and implement new technologies when required.
    • Focused on keeping your knowledge up to date.
    • Documentation skills for user training
    • Experience with manufacturing and warehouse distribution
    • Understanding of financial practices in a commercial environment.

    An attractive salary is on offer for the right candidate. 

    This role is based in Dairymaster Global Headquarters, Causeway, Tralee, Co. Kerry.

    We aim to fill these positions immediately, interested applicants should email their C.V along with a cover letter describing why they are suited to this position to:

    Email: recruit@dairymaster.com. Applicants should make sure to put position name in the subject line of the email.

    Closing date for applications: Friday 25th May 2018 at 5pm

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