Brighton, United Kingdom
Spectrum’s retained client seeks a south coast based Lead Software Solution Architect to take full ownership of the architectural direction and delivery of a new web applications product that it is bringing to the global market.
The role is strategic in nature, and would suit a lead software architect with experience of directing architectural strategy, and of successfully delivering robust and scalable software / web services products.
The job holder will bring deep software expertise to what is a hardware led organisation, and, as such, the ability to communicate effectively with, and to influence, senior management, is essential.
This role represents an exciting opportunity to set and ‘own’ the architectural direction of a new, high-profile product within a successful, blue chip, global organisation.
Candidates are likely to be highly experienced full-stack web developers with a computer science or similar degree. Whilst this is not a team management role, well-developed communication, influencing and strategic skills are absolutely essential in this leadership role.
An attractive compensation package will be offered to the successful candidate. This is a full time employed role and not suited to contractors.
EUREKA is a intergovernmental network whose aim is to enhance European competitiveness by facilitating innovation between SME, large industry, research institutes and universities. To support our mission the EUREKA Secretariat, based in Brussels, is looking for a
Graphic/UX designer & web developer
The Graphic/UX designer & web developer works closely with our communications team to conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity, relevancy and user friendliness to EUREKA's websites to create amazing user experiences.
Other responsibilities include working with internal business partners to gather requirements, prototype, architect, implement/improve web front end solutions, performing quality reviews, triaging and fixing operational issues.
The Graphic/UX designer/developer must have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI/UX skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into visually pleasing, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.
Execute all visual storytelling stages from concept to final hand-off to development engineering
Conceptualize original website design ideas that ensure impactful communication and superb user experience
Collaborate with back-end developers to improve usability of EUREKA platforms
Use mark-up languages to build, maintain, improve functional and easy-to-use websites and SAAS platforms
Integrating data from various back-end services (Content Management Systems and databases)
Work with the communications team to develop and deliver creative content, digital branding and social media
Set up, track and review SEO referencing and web site analytics
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
Proven experience as a UX and/or UI Designer, Web Designer or similar role & up-to-date with the latest relevant trends, techniques, and technologies
Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user- system interaction & proficiency in graphic and wire- framing tools
Familiarity with Bootstrap and AngularJS frameworks,
We seek someone genuinely excited to help EUREKA develop a roadmap for true digital communication & collaboration; who is passionate about solving problems creatively and effectively; who is self-driven and energized by being able to work from ideation to solutions.
You hold a Bachelor in UX/UI/Web development or related fields and 3 to 5 years experience (relevant certifications is a definitive +)
You thrive working in a fast-paced multicultural & agile environment.
SALARY AND CONDITIONS
Competitive package in line with your skills & experience
We strongly live by the values of trust, transparency, passion, creativity, autonomy, collaboration, work- life balance and diversity across all our teams and our whole ecosystem of customers and partners.
Please send your application (CV and covering letter) to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line your full name and the job title ‘Graphic/UX designer & web developer’. By sending your application, you expressly consent to your diplomas and references being verified.
EUREKA Secretariat is an Equal Opportunity employer.
Abbott Diabetes Care designs, develops and manufactures leading-edge glucose monitoring systems and test strips for use in both home and hospital settings. Our product portfolio includes Freestyle Libre, a recently launched system that is revolutionising how people with diabetes around the world monitor their glucose levels. We are passionate about doing work that improves the quality of people’s lives.
We currently have an opportunity for an IT Technical Specialist (Applications Support Specialist / Systems Analyst) to join our UK IT team, based in Witney, Oxfordshire, providing third line IT support and leading projects, particularly those in the local manufacturing area.
In this role, you will play a key part in obtaining business critical requests and translating them into technical requirements through the provision of technical understanding, expertise and direction. Whether you are involved in application system specification, programming, development or testing, you will act as the interface between all involved parties, coordinating activities and reviewing deliverables through to closure.
To be successful, you will be experienced at working within an IT environment and contributing to a Software Development Lifecycle, bringing working knowledge of Oracle & SQL queries and basic database administration (particularly Oracle), as well as Cognos reporting exposure. Due to our regulated systems life cycle environment there is a need to have someone efficient with documentation, comfortable leading projects, translating business requirements into technical requirements and communicating effectively between technical and non-technical groups. We’re looking for someone who is creative, influential, and excited about joining a team at the forefront of Diabetes Care innovation. The ideal candidate will be a versatile individual who takes initiative and is able to work within a small team, but interact on a wider business scale, liaising with stakeholders both in and out of function. You will need to have excellent communication and time management skills, and be comfortable working in a fast-paced, changing environment.
As you’d expect from an innovative global healthcare company, we offer an excellent starting salary, and a competitive range of benefits including a defined contribution pension scheme, private healthcare, life assurance, and a flexible benefits scheme.
Birmingham, United Kingdom
E (Gas and Electricity) Ltd are a rapidly expanding energy company with over 200,000 customers. We are looking for a Senior iOS Developer to join our new in-house IT department. Due to our rapid growth we will be expanding the department over the next 12 months so we offer a fantastic opportunity for career progression.
We are looking for an iOS/Objective-C developer preferably with some .NET development skills.
3 years of strong, commercial Objective-C development experience / object-orientated development
Excellent knowledge of provisioning, signing and distribution of iOS applications of all types (dev, ad-hoc, enterprise, app store)
Understanding of development methodologies (e.g. TDD, Agile)
A 'results driven’ approach
The ability to work on your own and solve problems
IBM MaaS360 Mobile Device Management
MS .NET development (Visual Studio)
SQL Server 2012
The main application is mission-critical so experience of developing/supporting similar iOS apps is highly beneficial.
The applicant will have at least 5 years of commercial development experience and be either a senior/lead iOS engineer or hold equivalent responsibilities.
The applicant will hold a degree or equivalent qualification.