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Current Vacancies

  • Liverpool - £35,000 to £45,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Software Developer who will help to develop our client’s portfolio of intrusion detection and prevention products and then integrate into a range of embedded systems using access points and Wi-fi enabled devices. Embedded C Software Developer’s Core Duties Develop new features for a wireless intrusion detection/prevention system based on C and PCAP libraries. This system will be part of an embedded Wi-Fi access point based on the OpenWRT operating system. Help develop verification and test procedures for new software/firmware releases. Maintain the portability of this system to (and across) new device platforms such as Ath9k/10k based chipsets. Maintain a secure OpenSSL client-server connection to send information about the Wi-Fi status back to a Python server running on a Cloud-based server; includes extending the current interface standard based on new business and technical requirements. Maintain an automated remote update system from a centralised repository. Coordinate and liaise with the Engineering Manager and other team members over work progress and present regular progress reports, including maintenance of relevant project documentation. Help develop and present demonstrations of the system to company directors as well as potential customers. Embedded C Software Developer’s Skills required Bachelor’s Degree Basic knowledge of client/server models for TCP/IP based internet communications. Development experience in Embedded C, Bash Competency in UNIX/Linux based embedded and development environments Experience in Linux Kernel and Device Driver Development Ability to work with DVCS such as Git / MercurialDesirable skills: Good knowledge of WiFi standards and threats Working knowledge of existing 802.11 device driver architectures (or similar) Development experience in Python, C/C++ OS experience in OpenWRT Experience interfacing with libPCAP, libOpenSSL Experience debugging wired/wireless network protocols using tools such as Aircrack-ng,Wireshark/Tcpdump Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • w1t4qs - £50,000 to £70,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a DevOps Engineer to join our client in London. You will be joining the DevOps team and be responsible for deploying both offensive and defensive techniques to keep their platform humming. DevOps Engineer’s Core Duties Perform Server Administration: configuration, managing, patching (Windows/Linux) Execute IIS Management Be the Primary for 3rd party multiple Domain/SSL Management (single/UCC) Implement DNS Management through 3rd party tools Utilise Scripting and Systems/Process Automation skills (AWS Toolkit, PowerShell, Python etc.) for advanced deployments and tools building Pioneer Amazon Web Services Management (all areas of AWS console) through automation and scripting in multiple regions DevOps Engineer’s Skills required 2 or more years experience in Windows/Linux Server Administration Moderate DB skills (MS SQL, Cassandra, MySQL) HTML/XML/YAML Strong familiarity with various scripting languages (Amazon’s AWS APIs, shell scripting, ~PowerShell, Python, Bash etc.) Tool development - they are looking for engineers that can automate the deployment, administration and monitoring of their large-scale Windows and Linux environments Understand what an ELB, CDN and VPX are DevOps Engineer’s Key Experience Have a degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or comparable experience Previous DevOps experience in a SaaS environment Jenkins continuous automation Rundeck orchestration toolset Cloud automation (Specifically AWS) NoSQL, RDS and Redshift DB technologies are nice to have Large/Global server networks/architecture Jira or similar project management tools FreshDesk or similar support tools Being part of a Production On-Call rotation Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • Cambridge - £25,000 to £35,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector. We have an excellent opportunity Network Engineer / to join a leading ISP You will work with their first line technical support to assist in the triage and fix for our hosting, telephony and connectivity platform and solutions; assisting their team with complex network and connectivity issues. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented individual to start or grow a fruitful career in the ISP industry. Network Engineer’s Essential Experience Self-starter attitude and a knack for finding simple solutions to complex issues. A natural problem solver with a strong attention to detail. A strong knowledge and understanding of IP and Ethernet Networks. Solid understanding of switching and routing technologies as well as Firewall and Security technologies and solutions. Experience with Remote Access and Site-to-Site VPNs. Experience and aptitude with troubleshooting issues. Strong Customer Service skills. Network Engineer’s Desirable Experience Knowledge of Juniper and Cisco experience. Familiarity with Sonicwall Firewalls. Mikrotik ROS knowledge. MPLS/BGP Core Networking experience. Experience with VMWare and other virtualization environments. Experience with Wireless Network Systems. Network Engineer’s Benefits Benefits: Accelerate your skill set rapidly, get rewarded each time you gain a new qualification with our exampass scheme, work with new and exciting technologies, a great working environment that’s supportive and knowledgeable, annual salary reviews, employer pension contributions, private healthcare, share in the company’s success with our annual bonus, life assurance & travel expenses Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • Nottingham - £55,000 to £60,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Database Technology Consultant to join Europe's largest cloud services platform based in Nottingham. Database Technology Consultant's Core Duties Providing database consultancy for new and existing customers including remote and on-site consultancy as determined by the Database Technology Consultancy Manager. Work with product team to bring new data products into the existing product portfolio. Provide support for Sales/Presales/ Solutions. Support for Sales/Presales client discussions in their offices or customer location. Create workplan and estimate for Database Scope of Works. Qualification of day to day consultancy requirements. Being part of a support team resolving incident "tickets" for our global client base. Adhere to team processes and the direction of the Database Services Manager. Database Technology Consultant's Skills required Significant customer facing delivery experience. Significant troubleshooting and performance tuning Demonstrable ability for Installation, tuning and administration. Strong knowledge of Clusters, Storage, Backups, Data Export / Import, Monitoring tools and disaster recovery. Proven experience of working with RDBMS such as SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL etc. Knowledge of or Interested in working with PostgreSQL, MariaDB, MongoDB, Hbase, OrionDB and many more! Knowledge or interested in MySQL Clustering & Replication, MySQLDUMP, MSSQL Log Shipping, Clustering, Mirroring, AlwaysOn Availability Groups, Native Backup and Recovery, Oracle DB. Knowledge of SQL, PL/SQL, TSQL Shell Scripting Database vendor accredited DBA qualification. Must have own Car Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • Cambridge - £20,000 to £25,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the ITsector. We have an excellent opportunity for a 1st Line Technical Support Helpdesk individual to join a highly successful company leading ISP, based in Cambridge. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented individual to start a fruitful career in the ISP industry by taking what you know already and developing it quickly and applying it on a daily basis. 1st Line Technical Support Helpdesk Core Duties Support over the phone and on customer sites Support customers with hosting, telephony and connectivity platform and solutions Assisting customers understand products Supporting users with troubleshooting issues with their connectivity Assisting engineers on site visits across the UK Providing support to engineers internally and customers externally whilst ensuring our ISP services are delivered to the highest possible standard. 1st Line Technical Support Helpdesk Skills required Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Exemplary customer service skills. Able to listen to customers’ needs and offer appropriate advice. A solid foundation and aptitude in IT. A natural problem solver with a strong attention to detail. The ability to manage and prioritise multiple conflicting priorities A passion for knowledge and learning in the ISP/IT industry; keeping up to date with the latest trends and solutions. Desired Skills, not essential Experience with networking and firewalls. Knowledge of Juniper and/or Cisco experience. MikroTik experience Knowledge of VOIP solutions and their functionality. Experience with VMWare and other virtualization environments. Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • Manchester - £19,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Service Desk Support Analyst / 1st Line Helpdesk Support to join a high to be responsible for providing first line helpdesk support to external customers, assisting them with Magento eCommerce software and administration issues via phone, email and helpdesk tickets. Service Desk Support Analyst / 1st Line Helpdesk Support Core Duties Monitor, analyse and respond to all new incidents and service requests via ticketing system, email, telephone and face to face. Maintain a high degree of client service for all support queries and adhere to all service level agreements. First line support for B2B clients by assisting and taking ownership when dealing with user issues. Gathering further information and approvals as required to allow tickets to be progressed accordingly. Log all calls on the call logging system. Maintain a log of any software problems detected. Be proactive with Magento and other technology software questions/issues. Escalate emergency issues internally, coordinating and managing internal development workflow to address client support requests. Assisting the team with the management of historic support requests submitted by clients, to review and potentially understand/identify ongoing or recurring issues. Proactively identify areas Ampersand could address for recurring issues or problematic areas across all clients. Work with PMs, Bas and developers to continuously improve our client care and support services. Work closely with the testing team to help improve quality. Work closely with project and BAU teams to ensure development work is coordinated and scheduled in as efficiently as possible. Ability to follow processes and procedures, but also to challenge and improve where necessary. Communicate service-impacting issues to the Head of Service. Service Desk Support Analyst / 1st Line Helpdesk Support Core Skills required Previous experience with first line client contact and support using an online logging system. Knowledge of the principles of service desk support, Articulate, organised and strong client facing management skills. Experience dealing with client support tools used to track, monitor and manage client requests. Experience of using call logging software, ideally Jira. Excellent communication oral and written skills with the ability to clearly communicate information in relation to issues or requests made by clients, Bas and developers. Knowledge and understanding of the basic functions and processes of an ecommerce platform such as Magento. Specific experience with helpdesk applications/software such as Bugzilla or Zendesk Jira being the preference, not essential Digital agency experience, not essential Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • Chiswick, W4 - £25,000 to £27,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT / Gaming Sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Client Support Specialist to join a very interesting company based in Chiswick. Client Support Specialist’s Core Duties Provide fast and accurate customer service. Learn our platforms and advanced troubleshooting of our streaming architecture. Work effectively with production teams to achieve results. Maintain a "birds eye view" of all live and upcoming content across platforms and be able to take action when needed. Typical day: Confirming schedule of all live events for the day. Monitoring data and video streams for quality and timeliness Thoroughly documenting all events, issues and customer interactions. Provide fast, accurate customer service on platform and live event questions. Onboarding next day’s schedule of events, confirm for accuracy. Hand off all content and responsibilities to next shift. Client Support Specialist’s Skills required Proactive as our client deals with live data & video. Every minute counts. Make fast right decisions Customer service experience. Cover 24/7/365 operation, weekends and overnights are required. Basic knowledge of video production workflows. Interest in Technology Experience in an office environment, not essential Experience with live event experience / Production, not essential Experience with Tech/web-based support teams e.g. NOW TV, Amazon Prime etc… Experience with IT Helpdesks, ideally customer facing helpdesks, not essential People with experience in online bookies/app support/stream troubleshooting environments Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • Doncaster - Salary negotiable

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector. We have an excellent opportunity for SAP Developer to join a manufacturer based in Thorne. SAP Developer’s Core Duties The successful candidate will be employed primarily as an in-house ABAP developer for SAP ERP, with some CRM and BW, in developing SAP solutions for the business. An experienced SAP ABAP Developer, with a focus on SD, MM and WM, candidates will have experience of all SAP development tools, ie ABAP, BAPI, SAP Script, Smartform, iDoc etc for developing reporting and transactional functionality. Will be responsible for SAP modifications and enhancements, as well as being responsible for SAP form and output design, so must be able to design, test and de-bug as well as programme. Any additional SAP skills will be a positive advantage as the post holder will be expected to act as an in-house development knowledge-base for the IT team. SAP Developer’s Skills required Must have own transport to attend site out of hours on occasions. The candidates must have experience with SAP SD or MM modules preferably within a manufacturing Good communication skills Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • York - £27,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT sector. We have an excellent opportunity for Systems Support Engineer to join a successful IT organisation to work within the Technical Services Team, supporting external customers and internal IT systems and staff. Systems Support Engineer’s Core Duties Acting as 2nd line technical helpdesk support to external customers, internal staff and systems and hosting environment Support of Windows Server Operating Systems and Server applications including Exchange, SQL Server and IT Security products on internal and Customer systems. Support of virtualisation infrastructure Support of network infrastructure Server maintenance and upgrades Server and client security configuration May be required to be available 'on call’ out of normal business hours All other IT duties which may arises Systems Support Engineer’s Key Experience Minimum 3 years’ experience in an IT systems environment Experience and good working knowledge of Microsoft Server/Client products PC/Server Hardware. Good knowledge of computer network system protocols, IP addressing and TCP\IP networking IT Security Products Must have current full driving license Systems Support Engineer’s Desirable Knowledge/Qualifications Cisco CCNA Microsoft MCSA/MCSE Microsoft SharePoint Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop Microsoft CRM Linux/Unix Operating Systems Mobile Device Management Platforms Server Hardware IT Security products Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today

  • Bracknell - £20,000 to £24,000 pa

    We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the IT Sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a IT Support Technician to join specialist research and consultancy organisation to provide IT support to over 200+ Staff members by phone, email and face to face contact. IT Support Technician’s Core Duties First response answering, logging and resolving support calls - phone, email, face-to-face Installing new equipment and software for clients, assisting with their familiarisation Supporting a wide range of software products (Windows 7, Microsoft Office, Windows Server 2012) Troubleshooting both hardware and software problems Logging support calls with suppliers Performing preventative maintenance and health checks on the network Backing up Network Dealing with equipment deliveries Dealing with correct disposal of old equipment Auditing hardware and software IT Support Technician’s Experience required Experience in similar role Experience of installing and supporting Windows 7 and 10, plus Microsoft Office 2010 & 2016 Experience of Active Directory - setting up users, groups, permissions Experience of Windows Server 2008, 2012 and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Ability to build PCs and laptops either from scratch or from pre-existing image Acute attention to detail at all times Excellent verbal communication skills and ability to deal with people at all skill levels Ability to deliver quality, timely IT Support Experience supporting network infrastructure Experience with digital phone systems, such as Splicecom would be highly advantageous Are you enthusiastic about this job? Send us your CV in word format today


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