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PHP Developer - £20,000 - £30,000 - Newington, London

As a PHP Developer you are primarily responsible for aiding in the development and maintenance of the company web applications, but are also required to aid with a wide range of other IT issues, including hardware and external software set up and tier 1 support.

Responsibilities:

·         To continue the successful development of the companies PHP and MySQL applications

·         To support the use of our clients applications across the company, including supporting current users and more manual fixes to specific problems

·         To provide general IT support for the internal team

 

Day to day tasks:

·         Development of company applications to add features or improve usability

·         Support of applications with current users

·         Set up and support of internal IT systems

 

Key personal development areas:

·         Developing coding skills in the following areas:

·         Panel website creation

·         Javascript development

·         Bug fixes to primary systems

·         Become familiar with our internal systems and data procedures

·         Become competent at investigating discrepancies in survey software

·         Become proficient at pulling sample for email send outs

·         Work with the internal teams to understand and support their IT needs

·         Proactive learning

·         Demonstration of initiative and a “can do” attitude

·         Ability to take responsibility

 

Ideally experience and/or exposure to:

·         PHP

·         MySQL

·         HTML5

·         CSS3

·         JavaScript

·         Linux

·         Cloud servers

 

Person profile:

·         Driven

·         Fast learner

·         Self starter

·         Hungry to progress

·         Pragmatic

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

HP DevOps Solutions Architect – 6 Month Extensions – £450 - £550 per day - London

HP Solutions Architect role:

You will deliver hands-on, business-oriented strategic and technical consulting to our clients for cloud infrastructure and data centre automation solutions.

Our Automation Engineers and Architects come from a DevOps background and are technically adept in configuration management tools, continuous development, Linux environments and have experience of delivering cloud infrastructure and cloud automation.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

Solution Architects (SA) deliver hands-on, business-oriented strategic and technical consulting to Our Consultancy clients for cloud infrastructure and data centre automation solutions. Delivering customer satisfaction is critical.

As a self-starter, Solution Architects will generally lead a project engineering team, but will also be very self-sufficient when engaged in smaller assignments representing the company by themselves, always ensuring customer satisfaction through high quality work and outstanding client care.

Solution Architects must be fluent in English and strong communicators. Any other language such as German, French, or Spanish is a bonus.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Have extensive practical experience designing and implementing the technology required for cloud infrastructures and data centre automation solutions.

  • Demonstrate the ability to quickly learn new technologies.

  • Demonstrate the ability to solve complex, multi-system problems.

  • Have experience leading engineering teams within large enterprises.

  • Have experience of stakeholder management within complex organisations.

  • Be comfortable with being responsible for the delivery of significant cloud and automation projects.

  • Be willing to work in multiple locations and prepared to travel.

  • Be a fast learner, ambitions, and comfortable working in high-pressure environments.

  • Exhibit a proven track record of continually looking for ways to improve customer satisfaction.

  • Demonstrate a track record of successfully delivering major cloud and automation projects.

  • Successful candidates for a Solution Architect position:

  • Significant experience in infrastructure management and operations.

  • Possess a minimum of 4 years working in cloud and automation

  • Possess a minimum of 2 years experience in a cloud and automation design authority role.

  • Ideally have a University degree in Computer Science, Physics or other discipline honing a systematic and logical approach to solving problems.

  • Hold ATP certification (or higher) in at least two of HP CSA, HP OO, and HP SA

DevOps Engineer / Cloud Automation Solutions Architect - London - £75,000 to £85,000

DESCRIPTION

Our client voted as one of the best workplaces 2017, is a leading European professional services firm providing consultancy and support to large enterprises in the field of data centre automation..

 

Headquartered in London, United Kingdom, They have successfully delivered data centre automation projects in some of the largest organisations in both the public and private sectors across Europe.

 

The Role

You will deliver hands-on, business-oriented strategic and technical consulting to our clients for cloud infrastructure and data centre automation solutions.

 

Our Engineers and Architects come from a DevOps background and are technically adept in configuration management tools, continuous development, Linux environments and have experience of delivering cloud infrastructure and cloud automation.

 

Key Duties & Responsibilities


You will join a project engineering team and focus on adding hands-on technical expertise, ensuring outcomes meet the highest technical and agile standards.

 

We expect our engineers to understand the client’s project aims and to offer professional and commercial insight to ensure client satisfaction as well as representing the commercial interests of the business.

 

We always expect our engineers to be very self-sufficient when engaged in smaller assignments representing the company by themselves, always ensuring customer satisfaction through high quality work and outstanding client care.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have Public Cloud knowledge/experience - Azure ideally

  • Strong knowledge of Linux based systems

  • DevOps background/experience

  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible and Salt

  • Knowledge of various cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, Openstack

  • Scripting ability (ideally Python or Ruby)

  • Experience with Terraform

  • Knowledge of Containers and Container Orchestration such as Docker or Kubernetes

  • Experience of Agile / Scrum methodology

  • A passion for open source technologies and the open source community

  • Demonstrable experience in cloud-automation

  • Demonstrate the ability to quickly learn new technologies.

  • Demonstrate the ability to solve complex, multi-system problems.

  • Have experience of stakeholder management within complex organisations.

  • Be comfortable with being responsible for the delivery of significant cloud and automation projects.

  • Be willing to work in multiple locations and prepared to travel.

  • Be a fast learner, ambitions, and comfortable working in high-pressure environments.

  • Exhibit a proven track record of continually looking for ways to improve customer satisfaction.

 

BENEFITS

25 days Holidays

Annual flexible benefits allowance offering a choice of;

- Private medical insurance

- Dental cover

- Gym membership

- Buying holiday

- Company pension

- Tax efficient salary sacrifice schemes

- Childcare allowance

- Cycle to work scheme

 

DevOps Engineer - London £75,000 to £85,000 a year

The Company

Founded in 2014 to offer a software solution to automate regulatory data requirements for financial institutions and minimise the cost of change involved with each new iteration of financial regulations. The company offers Regulation-as-a-Service (RaaS) in a software platform that allows financial institutions to process large volumes of granular data and output the required regulatory data, calculations, risks and reports with the necessary controls and governance. Our client produces technology aimed at the financial services industry to help comply with regulatory issues. They combine practical banking experience with legal and operational expertise while leveraging on academic research to create an optimized product offering.

What they are looking for

We are looking for a master orchestrator for our service-oriented system, someone who likes to play in the murky backwaters of linux, vim-ing and bash-ing their way around problems. You will definitely know too many Regex jokes and memories of awk things sed.

The Ideal Candidate will have;

  • Able to conduct an orchestra of linux micro-services as if it was Beethoven’s 5th. Experience using Docker and related tools to build, manage, update and monitor robust services in containers on clouds

  • A polyglot programmer who is happy to work in multiple languages to get the job done best. We like Python

  • Able to automate and improve Agile, TDD and CI processes to deploy to cloud providers. We use Gitlab and Jenkins

  • Able to tune and configure a SOA infrastructure of open source tools to optimize for performance, reliability and stability

  • Knowledge of TCP, HTTP, iptables, ssh tunnels, nginx configuration, nagios, cacti, XML

  • Appreciation of the phrase “rsyncing without strace”

 

This may sound like DevOps, SysAdmin or just startup engineer. The reality is that this is all of those things, and as a ground-breaking FinTech company we are solving problems that haven’t been solved before. So we don’t expect you to have all the answers, but we do expect you to be the kind of person that can find them.

 

Data Center Technician Amsterdam 35k-45k euros a year

POSITION PURPOS

The primary focus of this position is to provide services to support the physical IT Infrastructure. The Hardware Technician will be responsible for assembling and implementing hardware solutions, troubleshooting and providing technical support to customers.
 

 

KEY JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

 

 

Project Work

 

  • Perform basic level of problem determination for all tickets, emails, chats & phone calls

  • Perform hardware troubleshooting

  • Triage and escalation to the appropriate level

  • Ticket management to ensure SLA’s are met

  • Perform General Hardware/Cage duties:

    • Server assembly and disassembly

    • Server maintenance and repair

    • Single user/emergency access

    • Racking and un-racking of servers and devices

    • Hard drive and memory installs

    • Server console/reboot

    • RAID setup and configuration

    • Cabling and cable management (power/network)

    • PDU Install/Replace

    • Hardware/Cabinet auditing

  • Perform basic software setup

    • Control Panel installation (Plesk/cPanel/Webmin)

    • Server OS installation (Windows/Linux/BSD)

    • Kickstart/reinstall OS

    • Partition configurations

    • Basic network IP configurations

  • Perform basic Switch/Firewall setup

    • Sonicwall TZ Appliances

    • Brocade FCX Switches

  • Coordinate all repairs with customer and NOC staff

  • Monitor and update internal message boards, e-mail, and task list.

  • Keep informed of company and departmental policies.

  • Management and tracking of assets including shipping.

  • Labeling all devices and cables are per company standard.

  • Work closely with third party providers.

  • Other duties as assigned.
     

 

Team Work & Communication

 

  • Helps other team members with any issues they may encounter so as to maintain overall team effectiveness.

  • Actively seeks to promote a healthy team environment so as to maintain and increase overall team morale and individual team members’ job satisfaction.

  • Whenever needed, interacts and assists with members of other teams so as to contribute to the overall company culture.

 

Communication

 

  • Actively interacts with other teams to ensure that all relevant departments are up to speed on all project work being carried out by their colleagues.

  • Establishes and maintains communication with all stakeholders so as to tackle issues or anomalies that may arise.

 

 

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

 

 

Minimum (Necessary) Qualifications:

 

  • 2+ years’ experience in a similar role in a hosting company

  • A strong working knowledge data center processes and design (power, cooling, redundancy).

  • Ability to document complex problem resolution summaries and repetitive tasks.

  • Ability to demonstrate effective teaming and interpersonal skills.

  • Exceptional troubleshooting, problem resolution skills.

  • Extensive knowledge of computer hardware, mainly servers.

  • Ability to quickly identify specific issues and troubleshoot accordingly.

  • Must have work experience with different types of cabling and experience managing fiber & copper in a data center environment.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.

  • Proficient in Linux and Windows operating systems.

  • Ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.

  • Proficient in written and spoken English.

  • Must be an EU national due to work permit restrictions.

 

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to sit, type and stand for long periods of time.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
     

 

 

POSITION PURPOSE

 

 

The primary focus of this position is to provide services to support the physical IT Infrastructure. The Hardware Technician will be responsible for assembling and implementing hardware solutions, troubleshooting and providing technical support to customers.
 

 

KEY JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

 

 

Project Work

 

  • Perform basic level of problem determination for all tickets, emails, chats & phone calls

  • Perform hardware troubleshooting

  • Triage and escalation to the appropriate level

  • Ticket management to ensure SLA’s are met

  • Perform General Hardware/Cage duties:

    • Server assembly and disassembly

    • Server maintenance and repair

    • Single user/emergency access

    • Racking and un-racking of servers and devices

    • Hard drive and memory installs

    • Server console/reboot

    • RAID setup and configuration

    • Cabling and cable management (power/network)

    • PDU Install/Replace

    • Hardware/Cabinet auditing

  • Perform basic software setup

    • Control Panel installation (Plesk/cPanel/Webmin)

    • Server OS installation (Windows/Linux/BSD)

    • Kickstart/reinstall OS

    • Partition configurations

    • Basic network IP configurations

  • Perform basic Switch/Firewall setup

    • Sonicwall TZ Appliances

    • Brocade FCX Switches

  • Coordinate all repairs with customer and NOC staff

  • Monitor and update internal message boards, e-mail, and task list.

  • Keep informed of company and departmental policies.

  • Management and tracking of assets including shipping.

  • Labeling all devices and cables are per company standard.

  • Work closely with third party providers.

  • Other duties as assigned.
     

 

Team Work & Communication

 

  • Helps other team members with any issues they may encounter so as to maintain overall team effectiveness.

  • Actively seeks to promote a healthy team environment so as to maintain and increase overall team morale and individual team members’ job satisfaction.

  • Whenever needed, interacts and assists with members of other teams so as to contribute to the overall company culture.

 

Communication

 

  • Actively interacts with other teams to ensure that all relevant departments are up to speed on all project work being carried out by their colleagues.

  • Establishes and maintains communication with all stakeholders so as to tackle issues or anomalies that may arise.

 

 

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

 

 

Minimum (Necessary) Qualifications:

 

  • 2+ years’ experience in a similar role in a hosting company

  • A strong working knowledge data center processes and design (power, cooling, redundancy).

  • Ability to document complex problem resolution summaries and repetitive tasks.

  • Ability to demonstrate effective teaming and interpersonal skills.

  • Exceptional troubleshooting, problem resolution skills.

  • Extensive knowledge of computer hardware, mainly servers.

  • Ability to quickly identify specific issues and troubleshoot accordingly.

  • Must have work experience with different types of cabling and experience managing fiber & copper in a data center environment.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.

  • Proficient in Linux and Windows operating systems.

  • Ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.

  • Proficient in written and spoken English.

  • Must be an EU national due to work permit restrictions.

 

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to sit, type and stand for long periods of time.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.