UCA Consulting ltd
Our client is a growing innovative company providing secure and user friendly authentication using unique face-based technology. We have a team that combines academic experience from world leading universities with extensive expertise in building industry-leading companies. Our technology, which has been developed in-house, is fully patented and we are the recipient of a number of highly competitive innovation grants.
Solid commercial experience developing native Android apps in Java
Familiarity with Android Studio & Gradle
Understanding of HTTP and RESTful APIs
Understanding of design patterns (MVP/MVVM etc)
Knowledge of RxJava
Experience in unit testing (e.g. Mockito) and working with CI (Continuous Integration)
Knowledge of Android camera APIs (camera & camera2)
Any experience in video processing apps (filtering, face recognition, etc)
Familiarity with OpenGL
Understanding of video encoding (H.264, MediaCodec APIs)
Understanding of building Android library projects (AAR/Maven)
Knowledge of Kotlin
Any iOS development experience
£60,000 - £80,000
The Zinc Group
Glasgow City, Glasgow, UK
An expanding IT Department is looking for an experienced SQL / .NET developer to develop, implement and improve a windows based database application within its busy call centre environment.
To be considered for this position candidates must have experience with the following skills:
SQL Server Administration
T-SQL (including Stored Procedures, Views, SQL Jobs)
SharePoint Development and Administration knowledge
In addition a good general knowledge of Windows server networking, including Remote Desktop Services and Windows scripting would be advantageous
Oxford, United Kingdom
IT Support Officer
Proforest is seeking an enthusiastic IT professional to provide end user support and help to develop and implement a long-term roadmap with the objective of improving effectiveness and security of IT systems. The candidate should have at least 1 year of relevant experience in a similar role and requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
About Proforest Proforest is a dynamic non-profit organisation with global presence that has established itself as a leader in the development and implementation of sustainable production and responsible sourcing. We work at every stage of the supply chain, from production and processing, through to purchasing and investment. Our 18 years’ experience covers the management of forests, oil palm, soy, sugarcane, rubber and beef, at a range of scales that includes smallholders, communities and forest-dependent people through to multinational businesses.
Act as the first point of contact for staff and provide effective end-user support as required.
Take ownership of any IT issues raised, carry-out investigation and resolve issues with minimal disruption to the business.
Coordinate and oversee external IT support provider, escalate any technical issues as required and review effectiveness of service.
Effectively engage and communicate with staff to understand how they are using IT systems, understand their problems and discuss solutions in a non-technical language.
Help to develop internal guidance notes, training material and other procedural documents to help staff better understand and use our IT systems. Provide training to staff on IT systems as required.
Follow regularly maintenance procedures for server, firewall and network infrastructure and man-age various IT admin systems like helpdesk ticketing, remote access, monitored antivirus, ISP, backup, etc.
Keep all network and system documentation up-to-date. Identify any IT security risks, evaluate mitigation options and carry out suitable measures to in-crease network and data security.
Provide guidance and support to regional offices to improve their IT support capacity.
Support the development and maintenance of a long-term IT roadmap to improve effectiveness of internal IT systems and lead on the implementation of projects to achieve the objectives set-out in the roadmap.
Qualifications, experience and skills
Graduate in computer science, network engineering or similar qualification
At least 1 year of relevant work experience in a similar role in a medium size business IT environment
Excellent communication, interpersonal and team-working skills with the ability to operate in a multi-cultural environment
Strong technical skills with Windows server, HyperV, AD, GPO, DHCP/DNS, Network Technology
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 and Azure
A good understanding of security infrastructure and systems would be an advantage
Knowledge of configuring/supporting laptop and desktop computers
Highly developed organisational skills including prioritisation, project management and time management
A drive and desire for continuous professional development
Salary, location and contract type
Salary: 25,000 – 28,000 dependent on experience
Contract type: Permanent, full-time
How to apply Send your CV, a brief cover letter that describes how you meet the requirements for this position and confirmation that you are already eligible to work in the UK to email@example.com
• Application deadline: 12 January 2018 • Phone interviews planned: 18 / 19 January 2018 • Final interview planned: 25 - 31 January 2018
Proforest is an equal opportunity employer.
AutoRek is a leading provider of financial controls, regulatory reporting and data management software. Established in 1994, we are a fast paced and innovative FinTech with a customer base made up of some of the world’s leading financial services companies and we continue to go from strength to strength.
We have some ambitious targets for the coming years including significant growth to our customer base and increasing our presence globally. To achieve our objectives and to take our award-winning product to the next level, we know we need to build on our already fantastic and dedicated teams across the business. We are now looking to expand our highly skilled and dedicated product development team and are looking for a number of driven and ambitious candidates to join our talented team.
Overview of the role:
AutoRek needs to do more than simply keep pace; we want to lead the way. Our Edinburgh based Product Development team’s primary focus is to do just that. They work to improve, innovate and develop AutoRek - our core financial management solution.
Working as part of a close-knit team, our Developers deliver software solutions either through creation of programs, configuration/customisation of platforms, or a combination of both. This along with the capture & analysis of requirements is all part of the role. Our Developers focus on technical solutions to the challenges facing our customers now and in the future.
Overview of responsibilities:
Requirements capture/analysis and documentation
Design (and documenting) of own solutions or sub-sets of solutions
Writing software and/or configuring software platforms
Troubleshooting and debugging code
Testing and analysis of test results
Documentation – both technical and non-technical.
Technical Skills Required:
Understands and can use all components of Microsoft / Web development environment including:
C# + .NET Framework / .NET Core
ASP.NET Razor, MVC, web forms
SQL (SQL Server especially)
HTML5, CSS (LESS), Bootstrap
Experience in troubleshooting IT infrastructure related issues advantageous.
At least 5 years in a Microsoft-based development environment.
Relevant Microsoft certifications.
Degree level education preferred
Team player with a methodical and reliable approach to problem solving
Experience in a Financial Services environment (preferable).
Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written
We offer a competitive salary, private healthcare, income protection and life cover. In addition, we know that there is more to life and offer a supportive and flexible environment where team and community is key. We want to support everyone in achieving their career aspirations and goals and understand our success is only determined by the success of our team. Everyone across the business has the opportunity to drive innovation and we encourage the whole team to take an active part in progressing the business.
All this and not to mention a health and wellbeing programme, access to Pluralsight and other training resources, annual away day, and many other social activities throughout the year.
If this sounds like a team you want to be part of, then apply today.
Please note only applicants progressing to the next stage will be contacted and invited to complete a coding test via HackerRank.
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