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Application Support Analyst / Developer

Dairymaster are currently recruiting for: Application Support Analyst / Developer

Job Type: Full Time
Location: Dairymaster Global Headquarters, Causeway, Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland.


  • 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.
  • 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 visualization.
  • 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.

Experience of the following is a distinct advantage:

  • Preactor Production Planning and Scheduling Software or similar
  • Manufacturing Execution System
  • SAP Business One

An attractive salary is on offer for the right candidate.

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 protected] Applicants should make sure to put position name in the subject line of the email.

Closing date for applications: Friday 30th November 2018 at 5pm

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