PDL Finance Ltd
Loughton, United Kingdom
Location: Loughton, Essex
Hours: Full Time, working week consists of 37.5 hours per week.
Job Type: Permanent
A Senior Web Developer is required to join a fast growing internet finance company which provides online credit solutions to a diverse client group. Our aim is to ensure an innovative and timely approach to all of our customers. We offer an alternative to High Street lending by listening to our customers and offering instant solutions that help them manage their short term needs.
We are a vibrant and entrepreneurial company where ideas and innovation is rewarded and welcomed. Hard work is as a matter of course and achieves our desired end results.
The main purpose and responsibilities of the role are:
Developing website features and fixing bugs using C#
Writing unit tests using nUnit
Styling website changes in CSS
Attending scrum meetings and briefings with clients and peers
Taking responsibility for all development work and ownership of thorough quality control
Creating and updating table design in SQL Server 2014
Writing browser based tests using Selenium/SpecFlow/C#
Analysing and amending database queries for high performance
Must be fluent in the following:
NET MVC 5
C# 6 including advanced language features e.g. generics, lambdas, delegates
Design Patterns and SOLID Principles
Linq-Sql/Entity Framework 6+
SQL Server 2014+
Automated browser testing/SpecFlow/Selenium
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent coding and development abilities
The confidence to express ideas as part of a creative team
A clear and genuine interest in technological trends
The ability to meet deadlines and think strategically
A passionate approach to work with a desire to push boundaries
The ability to explain technical jargon to peers
Honest, reliable, dedicated and hard working
To apply, please send your CV and covering letter with your salary expectations to email@example.com
All applicants should have a valid EU work permit to be considered. Please note that this role requires a DBS check.
Birmingham City University
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Birmingham City University
Department: Information Technology Location: Multi-site campuses
£ 18,121 - £ 19,696
Full Time, Permanent
Ref No: 112017-411
Birmingham City University is a large, diverse and increasingly popular place to study. We are defined by our core values of “Excellence, People focus, Partnership working and Fairness & Integrity”.
We have a vacancy for a Support Technician to work with a team of analysts to provide first and second line support to the University staff and students for all Audio Visual equipment and IT services. The team operates within the ITIL Service Management framework.
You must have experience in a similar technical support role, including:
Troubleshooting and supporting Windows operating systems, Microsoft Office products, desktop and laptop hardware
Working knowledge of Audio Visual technologies
Knowledge of Apple, Linux and mobile operating systems.
You will need to have excellent interpersonal and customer facing skills. You will be required to work on a one week rotating shift pattern + 5% shift allowance.
As part of your application, please ensure you upload your CV and Covering Letter. We recommend that, where possible, you remove personal details from your CV and Covering Letter such as your name.
For more information about applying and for the job description for the post, please see the current vacancies on the BCU website: http://jobs.bcu.ac.uk/
Closing Date: 22nd November
Interview Date: 4th December
Alternatively if you require the application in a different format please contact the Human Resources Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 0121 331 6693.
Birmingham City University holds an Athena Swan Bronze Award and promotes the advancement of gender equality through Representation, Progression and Success for All. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Blue Logic Computers Systems Ltd
Thorner, Leeds, United Kingdom
2nd Line Support Engineer - Leeds - Upto £30,000 Fantastic benefits, career progression including external training and development. This position is based on the outskirts of Leeds on the A64 near Tadcaster
You will be involved in a variety of duties including;
Providing 2nd line technical support for hardware and software issues.
Ensure all calls are logged into the helpdesk system and progress notes are added to all calls.
Managing the timely resolution of open calls and call actions across all customers.
Proactively managing problem calls through to completion in a timely basis.
Proactively working to improve internal processes.
Pro-actively identifying potential problems and issues on customer sites and investigating if those problems could occur at other sites.
Identification of potential opportunities to replace or implement new solutions or equipment at customer sites
Ensuring SLA’s are met.
Sharing your technical knowledge and assisting your colleagues with issue resolution.
Research and development for internal system improvements.
Liaising directly with the company directors about new technologies and market developments
Delivering exceptional customer service and demonstrating the ability and desire to go ‘Above and beyond’ for our customers.
Providing ‘Out of Hours’ cover on a strict rota basis, as and when required.
Minimum 5 years experience in a technical support environment
A committed team player.
Able to work to your own initiative.
Work within a young talented dynamic team.
A flexible work ethic, working with the business to find a suitable solution to our customer’s issues.
Willingness to work out of normal hours to minimise customer disruption.
Comfortable working with complex problems involving hardware and software.
Comfortable dealing with customers over the phone and face to face on site when required.
Excellent knowledge of the following:
Desktop PC’s and Operating systems (Windows XP / Windows 7)
Networking and firewalls
Server set up, configuration and support - in particular Small Business Server 2003/8 and server 2003/8, Exchange 2003/7/10 – Ideally Microsoft Qualified
Very strong all round technical competence
Anti-virus software management and rollout;
Back up technology.
Data replication technologies.
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Founded in 1898 and the oldest of its kind in the world, the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for teaching and research in tropical diseases. Through the creation of effective links with governments, NGOs, private organisations and global institutions and by responding to the health needs of communities, LSTM aims to promote improved health, particularly for people of the less developed/resource poorest countries in the tropics and sub-tropics.
The IT Department at LSTM is looking for a Head of IT (Service Delivery), who will be responsible for designing and implementing an effective IT architecture, providing managerial support and assisting in the creation of IT services to meet the evolving needs of LSTM’s network. Moreover, you will be advising LSTM’s Management Team on issues affecting IT Services, recommending continual improvement in services and managing third line systems support teams. Reporting to and deputising (on occasions) for the Director of IT Services, you will be supporting the Director of IT Services in developing strategic goals for IT service and major IT projects, line managing the IT Department, supporting line managers within IT to effectively manage, motivate and develop their teams to meet service delivery requirements and taking managerial responsibility for delivering agreed outcomes as well as the effective use of resources.
To be successful as the Head of IT (Service Delivery), the candidates should hold relevant professional qualification, with extensive experience of working in a leadership role within a business IT environment along with experience of designing and managing complex IT infrastructure services. With strong organisational, communication and problem-solving skills, you must demonstrate excellent skills in programme and project management, be able to put learning into practice and drive continual improvement.
Closing Date: 30th May 2018
Take a look at some of the great work we have achieved over the past year 2016-2017 by viewing our annual report: http://www.lstmed.ac.uk/about/publications/lstm-annual-report-2016-2017
This job is unlikely to attract a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a work permit). Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates. To apply for a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship, employers need to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit a resident worker before recruiting an individual overseas. For further information, please visit: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/uk-visas-and-immigration
We believe that this post will not be suitable for individuals on Tier 5 visas as these posts are not considered to be supernumerary to the organisation. For further details, please visit the UKVI website: https://www.gov.uk/browse/visas-immigration/work-visas
LSTM actively promotes an Equal Opportunities Policy