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Application Technology Engineer

Date: Sep 13, 2022

Location: IE

Company: Glanbia

Glanbia Business Services (GBS)

Application Technology Engineer


A vacancy has arisen for the role of Application Technology Engineer at Glanbia Business Services. This is a permanent position & will report to the Application Technology Manager.  


The base location of the role will be Kilkenny or Dublin 24, with a blended working arrangement available through our Smart working model which allows you a greater choice in how you work and live, giving you a better work-life balance.



Glanbia plc operates a world-class Application Technology suite comprising SAP, Oracle & related IT systems , both on premise and cloud based , to support the business in reaching its objectives. The Application Technology Engineer role will be part of the team responsible for the on-going design and support of IT enabled solutions for the global business.


Key elements of the role

  • Participate in the  Technical  Administration, Integration & Support (Netweaver/Basis) for the group SAP eco-system (which includes ECC, BW, BO, CRM, PI, Enterprise Portal, Identity Management).
  • Participate in the  Technical Administration & Support  of the group non-SAP systems  (which includes JDA, LIMS,Onesource, P8)
  • Administration & Support of the Oracle based business systems.
  • Support of the in-house Application Development, Glanbia Business Services Centres of Excellence and Business Application Support Teams.
  • Working with the wider Technical Teams to deliver additional functionality / components as required by the Business.


  • Third level qualification in Computing/Information Technology or equivalent


Skills & Experience:

  • At least 2 years SAP NetWeaver Administration experience
  • Proficient in at least one SAP technology
  • Exposure to planning, design, installation, and technical configuration of SAP components
  • Strong technical aptitude
  • Experience working closely with a service provider would be an asset
  • Experience in cloud technologies/integration desirable



  • The energy, enthusiasm and drive to make it happen
  • A team player who has the ability to motivate others, making it fun while getting the job done.
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better.
  • Self-managing with the energy, enthusiasm and drive to make it happen.
  • Strong prioritising skills with the ability to take on challenges as opportunities to find a better way.
  • An effective team member, who plays their role in achieving the company’s vision in line with our core values. 
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better.


At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, or disability status. 


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.