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Azure Architect

Ekco

Edinburgh, Scotland
1 day ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
1 day ago

Job Title: Azure Architect
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Job type: Full time, Permanent
The Company is a specialist Managed Infrastructure Services business, offering local support with global reach through offices across the UK, Ireland, and Netherlands. They specialise in enabling companies to progress along the path of cloud maturity, managing transformation and driving better outcomes from customers' existing technology investments.
Their innovative Transformation-as-a-Service approach and ability to deliver flexible infrastructures across customer environments, their own private infrastructure and public cloud technologies coupled with their responsive, agile, and above-all hugely capable technical teams is why customers choose them above larger, slower-moving competitors.
They deliver solutions and services from traditional VMware-based infrastructure; Backup & DR, to public cloud management with AWS, Azure, and Google; as well as newer PaaS, DevOps and Container solutions such as managed Kubernetes.
Due to continued expansion through 2020 and into 2021, they're searching for a talented Cloud Services Engineer, experienced in delivering Azure transformations and ongoing support, to join the dynamic and growing technical team based in Edinburgh.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Customer Support & Service Delivery
They provide first class service to customers, providing responsive, agile support. As an Azure and cloud specialist, one of your primary responsibilities is to respond to customer requests, incident tickets, and change requests and record those appropriately in the service desk system and deal with them to the customers satisfaction.
Additionally, one of the key aspects of the role will be to assist new and existing customers on their journey to Azure, from either on-prem or other private or public cloud services, and to deploy new environments or services. They're also seeing a need to support customers with the more niche aspects of Azure, utilising the myriad of 'as a Service' offerings within the stack and across the Azure Marketplace.
Architecture and Orchestration
Their clients are looking for assistance navigating the vast array of services available within Azure, as well as expert setup and configuration in-line with best-practice guidelines, complete with the requisite monitoring and alerting for the team to support ongoing. The ideal candidate will act as one of the 'Product Champions' for Azure services throughout the Group.
The successful Candidate will have/ be:
Essential
  • 3+ years Azure environment deployment and support experience
  • Virtual Machines, Availability Sets, Storage Accounts, and Azure Site Recovery
  • Virtual Networks, Virtual WANs, and ExpressRoute
  • Application Gateways, Firewall, and DDoS Protection
  • Translate general infrastructure concepts through deep understanding of the Azure toolset, and be able to advise and/or select the appropriate Azure service to use for specific deployments
  • Good general working knowledge of the public cloud landscape and why businesses use them
  • Experienced with container technologies and tooling such as Docker and Kubernetes (AKS)
  • Automation experience using Puppet and/or Ansible
  • Configuration management
  • Working using version control software
  • High level of written and spoken English
  • High standard of written documentation and annotated diagrams

Desired
  • PowerShell experience
  • Azure DevOps & AKS experience
  • Azure SQL experience
  • Windows & Linux Server Administration background
  • M365, Endpoint Management, and Azure AD experience
  • Windows Virtual Desktop Deployment experience

Personal
  • Confident self-starter. Able to learn quickly, use your own initiative and be motivated to get the job done effectively
  • Have a consultative, positive, solution-focused mentality, and proactive 'can-do' attitude
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Hands-on, self-organised, innovative, accountable, versatile
  • Be able to work under pressure and with uncertainty
  • Excellent team player
  • Self-motivated to learn new technologies (evidence self-taught development)

Please click on the APPLY button to complete your application at the Company's careers page.
STRICTLY NO AGENCIES
Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of: Infrastructure Engineer, DevOps Engineer, Azure Technical Consultant, 3rd Line Engineer, 3rd Line Infrastructure Support, IT Field Service Engineer, System Administrator, System Lead, Azure Design, Cloud Virtualisation Architect, Cloud, Network Architect, Software Support, System Developer, Software Administrator, Software Architect, Lead Systems Support, DevOps Engineer, Application Engineer may also be considered for this role.
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VMware Architect

Ekco

Edinburgh, Scotland
1 day ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
1 day ago

Job Title: VMware Architect
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Job type: Full time, Permanent
The Company is a specialist Managed Infrastructure Services business, offering local support with global reach through offices across the UK, Ireland, and Netherlands. They specialise in enabling companies to progress along the path of cloud maturity, managing transformation and driving better outcomes from customers' existing technology investments.
Their innovative Transformation-as-a-Service approach and ability to deliver flexible infrastructures across customer environments, their own private infrastructure and public cloud technologies coupled with their responsive, agile, and above-all hugely capable technical teams is why customers choose them above larger, slower-moving competitors.
They deliver solutions and services from traditional VMware-based infrastructure; Backup & DR, to public cloud management with AWS, Azure, and Google; as well as newer PaaS, DevOps and Container solutions such as managed Kubernetes.
Due to continued expansion through 2020 and into 2021, they're searching for a talented engineer, experienced in delivering and supporting VMWare environments, to join the growing technical team based in Edinburgh.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Customer Support & Service Delivery
They provide first class service to customers, providing responsive, agile support. As a VMWare and cloud specialist, one of your primary responsibilities is to respond to customer requests, incident tickets, and change requests and record those appropriately in the service desk system and deal with them to the customer's satisfaction.
Additionally, one of the key aspects of the role will be to assist new and existing customers deploy services and business solutions within their VMWare based private cloud, or help to bring around some form of transformation or improvements, upgrades, etc., to customers own existing VMWare infrastructure.
Infrastructure Support
A key reason customers choose them for private cloud services is because they offer highly-performing and resilient infrastructure. This includes the latest servers, Pure Storage All-Flash Arrays, resilient Tier-1 transit providers, and so on. As a VMware Architect, one of the primary responsibilities is to monitor and maintain their compute and storage infrastructure to the highest possible standard.
The successful Candidate will have/ be:
Essential
  • 3 years VMware experience, within a large-scale environment, with a high standard of vSphere knowledge (ideally including 6.7)
  • Backup & Disaster Recovery (ideally Veeam and/or Zerto)
  • Monitoring - e.g. Nagios / Zabbix / Solarwinds / PRTG
  • SAN storage arrays (ideally at least one of Pure, Dell EMC or Dell EqualLogic)
  • High level of written and spoken English
  • High standard of documentation

Desired
  • Linux Server Administration
  • Windows Server Administration
  • Scripting knowledge - e.g. Powershell / Python / Bash
  • Azure / AWS Public Cloud Administration
  • Network and Firewall Administration
  • Remote Datacenter Management

Personal
  • Confident self-starter. Able to learn quickly, use own initiative and be motivated to get the job done effectively
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent team player
  • Self-motivated to learn new technologies (evidence self-taught development)

Please click on the APPLY button to complete your application at the Company's careers page.
STRICTLY NO AGENCIES
Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of: Infrastructure Engineer, DevOps Engineer, VMWare Technical Consultant, 3rd Line Engineer, 3rd Line Infrastructure Support, IT Field Service Engineer, System Administrator, System Lead, VMware Design, Cloud Virtualisation Architect, Cloud, Network Architect, Software Support, System Developer, Software Administrator, Software Architect, Lead Systems Support, DevOps Engineer, Application Engineer may also be considered for this role.
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Firmware Engineer/ Embedded Software Engineer/ System Engineer

INFOSIGHT CONSULTING SERVICES LTD

Edinburgh, Scotland
Today
Edinburgh, Scotland
Today

About INFOSIGHT Consulting

Headquartered at London and operating since 2006 in Europe. We are a UKAS ISO compliant organization with ISO 9001:2015 & ISMS 27001 Certified. Infosight are solution partners for SAP, Oracle, and INFOR ERP and provide range of solutions to meet client's requirements. Head quartered at London, we are niche ERP & IT Services company with presence in UK, Germany, Singapore and India.

Currently servicing some of the leading top clients and technology consulting to IT Enterprise services organizations worldwide. Primarily that are based out of UK and continental Europe.

For more information you can visit our website

JOB Details:

Position/Job Title: Validation & Verification Engineer

Base Location: Luton, UK

Number of Positions to fill: 04

Latest Start Date/To fill by: As soon as Possible

Daily Rates/Gross: Negotiable (depending on experience level)

Expected Level Experience (In Years): Between 5 to 10 Years

Primary Skills Required: verification and validation (V&V) activities, Systems integration and/or test experience of complex, high-reliability systems

Secondary Skills Required:  VHDL or Verilog, Xilinx / Intel (Altera) / Microsemi (Actel) ISE design flow and third-party synthesis tools

Hiring process: Profile Short listing - Max 3 Working Days; Telephone Interviews

Role:                                   Firmware Engineer

Job Location:                     Edinburgh, Scotland (Currently remote due to COVID-19)

Permanent/Contract:        Permanent

 

Kindly find the Job Description below for your reference:

 

Role Overview:

The firmware engineer would be responsible for design and development of Firmware designs using VHDL and verifying designs using VHDL or System Verilog.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • The firmware engineer would work closely with Systems, Hardware and Software teams to provide firmware solutions and solve integration problems on complex systems.
  • Creating innovative and robust VHDL-based designs
  • Documenting and recording deliverables
  • Verifying firmware designs
  • Ensuring configuration management/keeping designs under revision control
  • Providing progress reports

 

Mandatory Skills, Qualifications and Experience required:

  • A minimum of 1 year experience of developing firmware using VHDL or Verilog
  • Familiarity with  one of the following: Xilinx / Intel (Altera) / Microsemi (Actel) ISE design flow and third-party synthesis tools
  • Analyse firmware requirements and develop HDL code to satisfy the requirements
  • Debugging of firmware designs and supporting integration and test at hardware level
  • Familiarity with firmware version control and revision control software
  • Ability to manage own tasks and technical activities under supervision of Senior / Principal firmware engineer
  • Good communication (oral & written) & interpersonal skills
  • Experience in writing technical reports/ documentation

 

Desirable

  • Familiarity with Mentor Graphics FPGA development tools including HDL Designer, ModelSim / Questa and Precision
  • Experience of firmware requirements capture and requirements management tools
  • Relevant experience in the Aerospace/Defence industry or on other complex / high-reliability systems
  • Qualifications
  • 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in Electronics Engineering or another STEM-based subject
  • UK citizenship is mandatory to be able to clear the background checks and obtain SC clearance
  • Current valid SC clearance would be an advantage

 

Please Note:

  • The candidates should have or be eligible for SC Clearance
  • UK/EU citizenship is mandatory to be able to clear the background checks and obtain SC clearance

 

About Infosight:

Infosight Consulting is a Business & IT consulting company, head quartered in United Kingdom, operating since 2006 globally, specializes in SAP, Oracle & Ramco Solutions. Infosight has been delivering outstanding value to its customers by addressing their Business Challenges with appropriate application & services.

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Cloud Architect

Jobheron

Edinburgh, Scotland
1 day ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
1 day ago

One of the largest Microsoft Gold Partner IT Consultancies in Scotland and a Microsoft Direct Cloud Solutions Provider are currently looking to add a permanent Cloud Architect to their growing team.
They are looking for the exceptional, the very best to join their fast growing company and deliver world class projects to their enterprise level clients. They eat, breath and sleep technology - do you? If so, then this is the role for you where you will be working with the most cutting edge technology to ensure delivery of their clients' cloud based requirements.
The role itself will be fast paced, challenging, exciting, and a fantastic opportunity to really get stuck in and shape their clients future cloud capabilities.
The role of Cloud Architect:
  • Full responsibility for implementing enterprise level cloud solutions, from the initial requirements gathering, through to the design and development, to the final delivery and support.
  • Delivering creative and innovative technical solutions to support their client's needs
  • Implementing cloud-based solutions, migrating workloads to the cloud and connecting and managing large scale hybrid cloud environments.
  • You will be helping their clients at all stages in their journey of adopting cloud technologies within their businesses.

What they are looking for:
  • Proven track record in cloud infrastructure design including public and hybrid cloud, software defined networking, identity and access management, security, and storage.
  • Deep understanding of cloud computing technologies, business drivers and emerging computing trends.
  • Knowledge of building resilient multi-site or multi-region architectures
  • Experience with Windows and Linux technologies, as well as configuration management and automation technologies.

Technologies:
Azure Virtual Machines, Azure Virtual Networks, Azure Active Directory, Azure Site Recovery, Azure Backup, Azure Storage, Azure ExpressRoute, Firewalls, Web Application Proxies, PowerShell, ARM Templates, Automation, and Infrastructure as Code.
Why join them?
As a company, you would be joining them at a very exciting time, and you will be provided with ongoing support, training and development to allow you to develop your skills and shape the career you really want. Their team are talented, dynamic and committed professionals and they would love to hear from you if you are passionate about innovative technology solutions.
They offer highly competitive salaries with an excellent benefits package on offer including Pension, Private Health Care and Season Ticket Loans with regular technical training and certification opportunities and annually send employees to conferences around the world such as the Microsoft Ignite conference. They are also Employee Owned.
Still not convinced? They have a great working culture with low staff turnover and have won awards for their Family Friendly Working and pride themselves on their ability to manage employees' individual needs to make work-life fit around personal life. And above all, they are a genuinely nice bunch of people.
If this role sounds of interest to you please click APPLY for consideration.
Candidates with previous Job Titles or Experience including; Technical Cloud Architect, Cloud Solutions Architect, Technical Architect and Cloud Architect may also be considered for this role.
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Java Developer

Hamilton Forth

Edinburgh, Scotland
Today
Edinburgh, Scotland
£450 - £500 Per Day
Today
£450 - £500 Per Day

Hamilton Forth currently have an exciting six month contract (inside IR35) full-stack java developer position. This role will be fully remote to begin with.

We are looking for candidates with expertise in the following areas:

  • Strong experience in core Java development
  • Expertise in Spring, Hibernate, MQ messaging and web services
  • Deep understanding of multi-threading - concurrency in Java
  • Knowledge of software design patterns
  • Experience in AWS, Spring Boot - Microservices

For more information please contact Atif Hussain on 07850 770 142.

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Senior Software Engineer - Avaloq Wealth Platform

Avaloq

Edinburgh, Scotland
15 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
15 days ago
Company Description

Writing the future. Together

Avaloq’s Edinburgh R&D centre is growing and we’re looking for you!

Avaloq is a value driven,  diverse, multicultural, fast-paced financial technology and services company and we are committed to developing the banking solutions of tomorrow.
By joining Avaloq, you’ll become a key part of our effort to power the digital transformation of the financial services industry. Our ambition is big and bold – to provide full end-to-end digital solutions by combining our leading efficiency with a flexible, responsible digital user experience. Headquartered in Zurich, Avaloq has over 2,000 employees globally. More information is available at www.avaloq.com
Working with innovative technologies and agile development methodologies we are always looking ahead and striving for improvement, with the key to this being the talented, highly skilled people that we hire.

Job Description

Your team

You will join a group of highly-skilled, motivated, and dynamic people who enjoy taking ownership and responsibility for their contribution to the Avaloq ecosystem. We value collaboration and knowledge sharing. We live agile processes, which assist us to continuously improve as individuals and as a team.

You will be part of a team responsible for the development of the Avaloq Wealth Platform, building a highly scalable platform to address the upcoming challenges of the Wealth Management industry.

What you will do

  •  Work collaboratively as part of a team and with Product Owners/Software Architects to build solutions to fulfil the product vision
  •  Follow and promote best coding practices within the team
  •  Perform code reviews and coach junior team members
  •  Improve code quality via Unit and Integration testing
Qualifications

What you need:

  •  Extensive experience in Java, ideally in building Highly Scalable Applications using Microservices
  •  Very good understanding of Design Patterns used in Java and Microservices Architectures
  •  Experience with relational databases, Oracle, Postgres, JPA
  •  Experience in Agile methodology
  •  Expert in software development best practices such as application server configuration, testing, version control, continuous integration
  •  University Degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  •  Excellent communication skills
  •  Interest in learning business-specific topics and processes
  •  Experience with Git, Gradle and Jenkins CI tools

You will get extra points for knowledge of the following:

  •   Restful API design, OpenAPI 3.0
  •   Kafka, Protobufs
  •   Liquibase
  •   Docker, Openshift or Kubernetes
  •   Avaloq or wealth management knowledge

Additional Information

What we will offer you

With our compensation model, we want to share the success of the company with all our employees. We offer a competitive salary, a benefits package that includes private health and dental care, generous pension, annual bonus and extraordinary achievement rewards for those who go the extra mile.
For those relocating to Edinburgh from overseas or elsewhere in the UK, we also offer a relocation package to make your move that little bit easier.
In addition, we also offer the following:

  • flexible working hours
  • casual dress code
  • annual personal training budget
  • modern, open-plan office surroundings - multi-screens, adjustable sit/stand desks, dedicated dining area
  • fantastic office perks - free fruit, cereal and pastries, tea & coffee machines, pool table, table tennis, Foosball, discounted gym membership, parking, secure bicycle racks and shower facilities
  • sociable, relaxed and friendly office culture - regular themed social events, sports and fitness clubs
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Senior Software Engineer

Cathcart Associates

Edinburgh, Scotland
1 day ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
£40k - £55k Per Year
1 day ago
£40k - £55k Per Year

Software Engineer (.NET) - Edinburgh City Centre / West End - an opportunity to global technology company.
You'll join a distributed team of 11 (a mix of Software Engineers, QAs and Product Owners) who look after one of the company's flagship products. This product is a major stream of revenue for the organisation and used by some really big clients.
The team are working with C#, .NET, SQL Server, Entity Framework. They are in the process of modernising the product and so experience with .NET Core would be advantageous and it would also be a benefit if you've had experience building modern UIs.
Their Edinburgh office is based at the West End - easily accessible by public transport - and they are flexible with working hours/can offer some remote working. Of course, everyone is working remotely at present.
The salary on offer is up to circa £55,000 and there are good benefits on top including; annual bonus, strong pension, annual salary reviews, Life Assurance, Private Healthcare through BUPA, cycle to work, season ticket loan.
If you're interested, please apply and / or get in touch with Rhona Kennedy at Cathcart Associates.
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Development Engineer

Recruitment Genius Ltd

Edinburgh, Scotland
Today
Edinburgh, Scotland
Today
This company are on a mission to provide continuous innovation in healthcare technology for better clinical and economic outcomes. Their scalable solutions deliver critical patient data across local and remote systems, enable better-informed decisions, increase efficiencies, and create a safer environment for patients. Why work at here? Because lives depend on you!
The Development Engineer position is a challenging role, with requirements to contribute fully to all aspects of development on existing and new ranges of medical equipment, while working to tight commercial schedules and with minimal supervision.
- Embedded firmware design and programming using C
- Low Power electronics design for new and existing medical devices including:
o Microcontrollers
o Standard and programmable logic
o Digital and Analogue circuits
- Generating design documentation
- Collaborating with test engineers to ensure appropriate verification of designs
- Work as part of the project team to implement product development plans.
REQUIREMENTS:
- A demonstrated ability to communicate and work as part of a multi-function team
- Microcontroller firmware development experience for low power devices
- Experience in both analogue and digital design through full product lifecycles
- Schematic capture and PCB design for small form-factor products.
- Circuit analysis experience
- Knowledge of simulation packages
- Excellent mathematical analysis skills
OTHER WORK REQUIREMENTS:
- Degree qualified with experience in a product design environment coupled with a firm analytical and practical understanding of fundamental electronic theory.
- A high degree of self-motivation is essential together with an eye for detail and the ability to investigate technical concepts and problems in depth.
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Senior Software Engineer

Administrate

Edinburgh, Scotland
30+ days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
30+ days ago

About Administrate

Administrate is atraining management platform used by hundreds of companies around the world to plan, design, deliver, and measure learning and development for their employees and customers. Our mission is to provide an industry-leading platform that enables enterprises to run their training function more efficiently and effectively so that they can focus more on connecting with people than administrating programs.


Our platform has evolved a lot in recent years, taking us up market, squarely into the enterprise tech space. Were delighted with the success weve experienced so far, and we enjoy working together. Our headquarters are in Edinburgh, Scotland's capital city. We also have offices in Beirut, Lebanon and in Bozeman, Montana and other team members working remotely around the world.


It's our dream at Administrate to be the Ultimate Human Organization. We might build software, but that's not the only area where we add value to our customers; our people are what make us and our customers successful. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because its the right thing to do, but because we believe it makes our company stronger. If you share our values we'd love to hear from you.


Who You Are

You're passionate about what you do. Always searching for a challenge, always looking to improve, you found yourself puzzle and problem-solving from an early age, and reaching a solution wasnt enough for you. You were constantly striving to do it better and faster.


You creatively code and work on your own great stuff for fun, but at work you choose standards and reuse, because teams are not just one person, and you don't reinvent the wheel. 


You're striving for perfection, but grounded in reality, getting the job done comes first, but it's never something to hide behind, because you don't do 'ok'. If something isn't working you say why, and how to sort it.


You're honest to a fault.


You love to work with great people and understand that small teams, dynamic companies and flexible working environments are unparalleled.


You are keen to develop and grow your career and skills with a passion for learning and continuous improvement. You're also passionate about the development of others and have solid experience of managing people.


What You'll Do

You'll be part of our Engineering team, working on business critical applications with real customers around the world. You'll be part of a team of Software Engineers, focused on delivering for our customers, helping solve problems and supporting the growth and development of your colleagues. 


You'll take ownership of your work and you'll be a catalyst within the engineering team for cleaner code, better tests, more scalable solutions. True to our company values of Always Improving and Built on Team, we're all about collaboration and our teams review and test each other's code, provide feedback regularly and share best practice.


You will be responsible for:


  • Writing code that sets the standard for quality and maintainability.
  • Collaborating with your team as well as the Customer Success and Product teams to seek an understanding of the business context of the customer, anticipating and building according to strategic drivers for the customer's business environment.
  • Working with key stakeholders effectively to make make well-reasoned design and technical decisions, identifying potential risks and tradeoffs.
  • Driving and facilitating discussion around complex technical issues.
  • Planning and executing projects with complex requirements.
  • Sharing technical context and direction and making pragmatic choices about tackling technical debt.
  • Proactively identifying and resolving issues outside of your immediate team where necessary.
  • Providing guidance to teams on effectively breaking down tasks and estimating. 
  • Championing clean code principles and test driven development.
  • Providing insightful and comprehensive code reviews.
  • Taking initiative to own and resolve issues on behalf of your team, bringing team members (and others team members if needed) together to solve problems.
  • Sharing knowledge of software architecture and development techniques with colleagues and the broader organization.


Technologies We Use

We use Python for all new server-side code, running in the Flask framework. We use a variety of other technologies for example MySQL, React, and GraphQL. If you have have experience in similar technologies such as Ruby on Rails, PHP, Java, or Node.js and are willing to pick up our stack, please apply! We believe a diverse range of backgrounds strengthens our team.


What You'll Get

  • Enjoy working as part of a talented team where everyones input is valued
  • An unrivaled work/life balance you work a 4-day, 32-hour, week but get paid for 5 days!
  • 22 days holiday per year (based on a 4 day week) plus 6 Company holidays
  • Great tools MacBook, 27 monitor, mechanical keyboard etc
  • Flexible working schedule
  • Retirement savings via Legal and General
  • Life assurance of 4 times salary
  • Entirely private and confidential access to our resident therapist
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Full Stack Developer

Cathcart Associates

Edinburgh, Scotland
1 day ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
£35k - £45k Per Year
1 day ago
£35k - £45k Per Year

Engineer with PHP/Laravel and Front End experience (ideally Vue.js) - this is an opportunity to join a growing MedTech company who's innovative products are solving real problems in healthcare and improving accessibility. They are well-funded and have won several awards.
You'll be joining a team of circa 20. They're a friendly and sociable bunch. Of course, they're working remotely at present but they have invested in high-spec offices in Edinburgh City Centre - once it's safe, they would like to have most folk based in the office 2-3 days a week. They have a very flexible approach to work and you'll be trusted to fit your work around other commitments.
Your skills and experience should include:
*Solid PHP experience and exposure to Laravel (or similar).
*Good front end skills - ideally experience with Vue.js.
*eCommerce experience would be useful.
*It'd be helpful if you've worked in a startup or other fast-paced environment.
The salary on offer is up to circa £45,000 and there's a good package of benefits on top.
If you're interested, please apply and/or get in touch with Rhona Kennedy at Cathcart Associates.

Job Type

Full Time

Posted

1 day ago

Description


Job Title: Azure Architect

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: Competitive depending on experience

Job type: Full time, Permanent

The Company is a specialist Managed Infrastructure Services business, offering local support with global reach through offices across the UK, Ireland, and Netherlands. They specialise in enabling companies to progress along the path of cloud maturity, managing transformation and driving better outcomes from customers' existing technology investments.

Their innovative Transformation-as-a-Service approach and ability to deliver flexible infrastructures across customer environments, their own private infrastructure and public cloud technologies coupled with their responsive, agile, and above-all hugely capable technical teams is why customers choose them above larger, slower-moving competitors.

They deliver solutions and services from traditional VMware-based infrastructure; Backup & DR, to public cloud management with AWS, Azure, and Google; as well as newer PaaS, DevOps and Container solutions such as managed Kubernetes.

Due to continued expansion through 2020 and into 2021, they're searching for a talented Cloud Services Engineer, experienced in delivering Azure transformations and ongoing support, to join the dynamic and growing technical team based in Edinburgh.

Responsibilities and Duties:

Customer Support & Service Delivery

They provide first class service to customers, providing responsive, agile support. As an Azure and cloud specialist, one of your primary responsibilities is to respond to customer requests, incident tickets, and change requests and record those appropriately in the service desk system and deal with them to the customers satisfaction.

Additionally, one of the key aspects of the role will be to assist new and existing customers on their journey to Azure, from either on-prem or other private or public cloud services, and to deploy new environments or services. They're also seeing a need to support customers with the more niche aspects of Azure, utilising the myriad of 'as a Service' offerings within the stack and across the Azure Marketplace.

Architecture and Orchestration

Their clients are looking for assistance navigating the vast array of services available within Azure, as well as expert setup and configuration in-line with best-practice guidelines, complete with the requisite monitoring and alerting for the team to support ongoing. The ideal candidate will act as one of the 'Product Champions' for Azure services throughout the Group.

The successful Candidate will have/ be:

Essential
  • 3+ years Azure environment deployment and support experience
  • Virtual Machines, Availability Sets, Storage Accounts, and Azure Site Recovery
  • Virtual Networks, Virtual WANs, and ExpressRoute
  • Application Gateways, Firewall, and DDoS Protection
  • Translate general infrastructure concepts through deep understanding of the Azure toolset, and be able to advise and/or select the appropriate Azure service to use for specific deployments
  • Good general working knowledge of the public cloud landscape and why businesses use them
  • Experienced with container technologies and tooling such as Docker and Kubernetes (AKS)
  • Automation experience using Puppet and/or Ansible
  • Configuration management
  • Working using version control software
  • High level of written and spoken English
  • High standard of written documentation and annotated diagrams

Desired
  • PowerShell experience
  • Azure DevOps & AKS experience
  • Azure SQL experience
  • Windows & Linux Server Administration background
  • M365, Endpoint Management, and Azure AD experience
  • Windows Virtual Desktop Deployment experience

Personal
  • Confident self-starter. Able to learn quickly, use your own initiative and be motivated to get the job done effectively
  • Have a consultative, positive, solution-focused mentality, and proactive 'can-do' attitude
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Hands-on, self-organised, innovative, accountable, versatile
  • Be able to work under pressure and with uncertainty
  • Excellent team player
  • Self-motivated to learn new technologies (evidence self-taught development)

Please click on the APPLY button to complete your application at the Company's careers page.

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES

Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of: Infrastructure Engineer, DevOps Engineer, Azure Technical Consultant, 3rd Line Engineer, 3rd Line Infrastructure Support, IT Field Service Engineer, System Administrator, System Lead, Azure Design, Cloud Virtualisation Architect, Cloud, Network Architect, Software Support, System Developer, Software Administrator, Software Architect, Lead Systems Support, DevOps Engineer, Application Engineer may also be considered for this role.