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Endeavour Recruitment has an excellent contract opportunity for an experienced Application Tester ( 10 years +)  to join a leading European Organisation in Brussels, Belgium.

Tasks :

Responsible for testing broker/hub system designed to exchange messages between multiple points.

System is build based on:

  • .net technology
  • BizTalk server solutions  
  • Microsoft SQL Databases
  • BizUnit testing framework
  • IIS
  • XML is used for the messages

Attend to internal new functionality testing :

  • Internal regression testing
  • Internal performance testing
  • Automation of testing process
  • External clients acceptance testing
  • External clients performance testing

Required skills:

Good knowledge of testing methodologies and tools.

Sufficient skills in:

  • BizUnit framework creation and maintenance
  • Test script implementation (tests automation)
  • Functional, acceptance, interface, stress, performance testing
  • Test plan and test guidelines creation
  • Creating and executing manual test cases
  • Reporting

Sufficient technical knowledge of:

  • BizTalk
  • BizUnit
  • IIS
  • MS SQL
  • Team Foundation Server
  • Powershell scripting
  • XML

Other:

  • Excellent English communication.
  • Capability of integration in an international/multicultural environment, rapid self-starting capability and experience in working in teams.
  • Ability to participate in multi-lingual meetings.

Please apply with an updated cv to be considered for this excellent long term contract opportunity.

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Thursday, 15 February 2018 15:12

Application Specialist IBM iSeries

Endeavour is looking for a skilled Application Specialist IBM iSeries to join a client, based in Amsterdam, for a 9 months contract opportunity.

The ideal candidate will be an excellent communicator and team player, able to demonstrate a good understanding of the financial industry, especially clearing businesses.

The successful Application Specialist will be involved in the following task deliverables:

  • Development of backlog stories for the MICS (business critical core clearing system) development team.
  • Enhancing the performance regarding reliability, cost efficiency and flexibility
  • Supporting end user in order to clarify specifications and meet expectations
  • Coordinating and executing tests, analysing test results
  • Updating technical documentation
  • Meet sprint goals
  • Prevent errors after releases
  • Generate improvement ideas

Technical skills required:

IBM iSeries

Synon

RPG

CA Plex

SQL

Java would be an advantage.

Please get in touch ASAP for further details on this exciting contract opportunity!

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Friday, 09 February 2018 12:03

Migration Specialist Netcool Bluecare

Migration Specialist Netcool Bluecare – Contract - Luxembourg

 

Endeavour Recruitment has a new opportunity for experts in ITM/Netcool/Bluecare for a contract in Luxembourg.  At least 5 years experience ins required for this role.  Excellent hourly rate on offer!

 

The successful candidates will be implementing new functionality or components within an established architecture for the monitoring of the production environment with ITM/Netcool/Bluecare, as well as replacing the existing functions from BMC.

Essential Skillset/Experience:

  • Expert in IBM Netcool
  • Expert in IBM Bluecare
  • Fluent English and French
  • Knowledgeable on IBM ITM
  • Good understanding of OS and Networking and Firewalls
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Unix Shell Scripting
  • SQL
  • XML
  • SSL
  • Data Encryption
  • GS Kit
  • HTTP
  • LDAP
  • SOAP
  • Previous experience with IBM Service Management products
  • Infrastructure Performance Management Tools

Advantageous Experience: 

  • Java
  • C#
  • Eclipse
  • BMC Monitoring
  • Event Management Tools (Patrol or BEM)
  • Dutch Speaking

When applying please confirm the hourly rate required in Euros and your availability to start a new role in Luxembourg?  Please apply quickly to be shortlisted for this role. 

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Thursday, 11 January 2018 16:05

QA Test Engineer

Endeavour is looking for an experienced QA Test Engineer for a 6 month contract position at our client’s development office in Cork.

The ideal candidate will have a strong technical testing background and an interest in moving towards a development role or some level of production support background, especially in a web based system.

The successful candidate will work closely with both the software development teams and management to ensure that the company continues to deliver high quality software and maintains the operation of existing production systems.

 

Your role will involve the following responsibilities:

  • Provide input and leadership to the project team as per best practice (estimating, designing, developing and executing test procedures and test cases).
  • Provide guidance to the project team about functionality and quality in relation to the testing approach.
  • Report regularly on the test metrics and escalate issues as appropriate.
  • Review specification documents with the project team so that accurate and comprehensive test plans can be created.
  • Ensure deployed software meets expectations and have frequent reviews with the project team on the status and results of testing.
  • Be competent in the use of test automation and test tracking tools to maximise productivity during the regression testing and performance testing phases of the project.
  • Recommend and develop improvements to the current testing process.
  • Manage priorities and set expectations when faced with multiple demanding tasks.
  • Take ownership over incoming support issues and where possible learn how to apply simple production fixes or direct to the correct internal resource.
  • You may be required to work in excess of the normal working day to achieve a particular project deadline
  • You may be required to perform additional duties, not listed above, to support the testing function into the future.

 

Required skills / experience:

  • Must have 4+ cumulative years system-testing experience (not localisation) with particular emphasis on web based testing.
  • Strong testing background expected with experience writing test plans and test procedures.
  • Experience with regression, integration and system level test execution.
  • Experience with test automation tools such as Visual Studio Team System (Test Edition), HP Quick Test Professional, Selenium or similar tools.
  • Working knowledge of performance / load testing tools  Visual Studio Team System (Test Edition) or similar
  • Experience in the use of defect tracking tools.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to understand how an application is architected and understanding of where to go looking for issues
  • Experience in dealing with data and understanding of SQL would be highly beneficial.
  • Self-starter, proactive, with demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to take ownership over problems and drive through to resolution.
  • Track record of achieving results and high standards.
  • Experience of working on different teams and different technologies with an ability to test across multiple projects.
  • Demonstrated ability to work on own or as part of a team.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with the ability to work in small teams and individually, managing your own time.
  • Desire to develop your own knowledge by keeping abreast of testing tools and techniques, attending workshops and reviewing technical publications.
  • Experience in communicating directly with clients.
  • Candidates who apply must be eligible to work in Ireland and hold a Stamp 4 visa

Please get in touch ASAP for further details on this exciting contract opportunity!

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Thursday, 11 January 2018 15:14

SQL Server Database Administrator

This is an opportunity for a SQL Server Database Administrator  to join a technology firm based in Southampton, Hampshire.  You will be responsible The maintenance, support and administration of Microsoft SQL database environments. 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:-

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a SQL centric role (SQL Server 2005 onwards).
  • Using SQL Server Availability Groups or Log Shipping or Database Mirroring.
  • Experience of working on live production systems.
  • In depth SQL Server skills including:

o performance tuning

o high availability

o database configuration and management

o backups

o applying database security practices

 

DESIRABLE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:-

  • Competent with Windows operating system and high-level server / storage infrastructure.
  • Experience using SSAS / SSRS / SSIS.
  • Writing PowerShell scripts.
  • Administering a Data Warehouse.
  • DR / Business Continuity.

Please get in  touch to be considered for this fantastic permanent role

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Product Manager/Functional Analyst / Belgium   / €600 pd / Utilities / MIG6

Endeavour has an excellent opportunity for a candidate who is Fluent (written & verbal) in English,  Dutch and or French candidate with a master’s degree or at least 5 years working experience.

The successful candidate will be a pro-active team player, who possesses a mature and flexible attitude, demonstrating the ability to deal with a diverse and evolving environment.  

Both knowledge and experience of the Energy sector and  MIG6 market  principles will be of great value, providing solutions with a sustainable future.

Essential Technical Background and skills required for the role:

  • ESB and SOA concepts and tools such as BizTalk.
  • XML, XSD and XML Schema design tools.
  • Experience with .Net/Java platforms.
  • Proficiency in relational database concepts and databases (SQL Server, Oracle).
  • Ruling engine concepts.
  • Experience in modelling concepts (e.g. UML, BPM) and modelling tools (e.g. Enterprise Architect).

Within the MIG6-project the chosen will also act as Functional Analyst within the cross-application analysis team, you will be responsible for the translation of specific business needs and requirements towards EnergyComm and Market Framework in close collaboration with the other cross-application analysts.

Please apply and get in touch for further details on this excellent contract opportunity!

Published in Jobs
Friday, 05 January 2018 12:26

.Net Developer - French or Dutch speaking

Endeavour is looking for an experienced a .NET developer, front-end oriented to join a reputable Telcoms client, based in Belgium, initially for 6 months, with possible extensions.

 

The successful developer will have a minimum 5 years’ experience in the requested technology

  • VB.NET / C#
  • Visual Studio
  • .NET Framework
  • .NET Windows Form
  • ASP.NET: Web services
  • ASP.NET MVC
  • Javascript
  • ADO.NET
  • SQL

Languages required: English mandatory, French and Dutch optional

Desirable skills:

  • AngularJS, Angular2, TypeScript
  • Oracle PL/SQL: for the migration
  • WCF (Windows Communication Framework)
  • Sonic
  • experience in call centre is a high added value

Please, get in touch for further details on this exciting contract opportunity!

Published in Jobs
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 12:24

Cloud Automated Developer / Belgium

Endeavour Recruitment has an superb opportunity for a degree educated Cloud Automation Developer with a minimum 7 years relevant experience and expertise to join our Devops team in  Brussels. This is a 6 month contract with possible extension.

Requirements of the project

As a Cloud Automation Developer, you will take up a role in the Devops team. You will take  ownership in the implementation and maintenance of the data center tooling landscape.

You will focus on automating service delivery and providing means for easy and low cost operations. You support different teams that design.

This includes the specific following tasks and responsibilities:

  • Development and support on our CMDB & Automation engine
  • Analysis & development for data center automation projects
  • Development & operational support on our external world interface

 

 

Candidate Requirements:-

 

  • Minimum 7 years of relevant experience and expertise in:
  • Java, Spring, Hibernate, JSF, PrimeFaces, …
  • SQL (MySQL, MariaDB, Postgres, Oracle, NoSQL, ...)
  • Adobe Flex, ActionScript
  • Perl, Phyton, Ruby, PHP…
  • WebServices: SOAP, REST, JSON, …
  • Linux (RedHat)
  • Tomcat, Apache, JBOSS suite, ..
  • Agile development & Scrum principles
  • SVN, GitLab source control
  • JIRA
  • CI/CD methodology and tooling experience (Jenkins, …)
  • Knowledge of typical data center related technologies (TCP/IP, networking, security, virtualization, storage, systems, monitoring, ...)
  • You take initiative and systematically drive for results
  • You are a team player
  • You are able to meet and exceed customers’ expectations (internal or external)
  • You are able to inform your customers/colleagues timely and efficiently
  • You manage your time and project planning efficiently
  • You are able to learn quickly
Published in Jobs
Monday, 13 November 2017 10:33

Java developer

Do you have at least 4 years’ experience as a Java Developer?

Do you have a Bachelor and/or Master degree in Information Technology?

Have you got excellent communication and prioritising skills?

Are you a Team player with an eye for detail.

If you can answer yes to the above questions, then we really want to hear from you.

Endeavour Recruitment is urgently looking for a Senior Java Developer to join a large European organisation, based in Brussels to maintain and develop Management Applications.

Required skills:

  • English (B1)
  • Java
  • Spring
  • Hibernate
  • HQL
  • JSP
  • Angular JS
  • SQL

Desirable skills:

  • GDPR
  • SVN
  • Eclipse
  • Toad for Oracle
  • Maveric or Junit is an advantage.

 

Start date: ASAP

Duration: 6 months+

 

We look forward to receiving your applications along with your most up to date CV that includes all relevant experience.

Published in Jobs
Friday, 10 November 2017 11:53

Technical Project Manager

Endeavour Recruitment has a new opportunity for a Technical Project Manager. Working closely with the project manager, primary responsibility will be the delivery of the technical scope of projects throughout the full life cycle.

 

The Technical Project Manager will manage teams of software engineers and testers to deliver projects to requisite quality standards on time and within budget. There will also be responsibility for the delivery of the technical scope of the project throughout the complete project lifecycle.  This is not a “hands on development role” but is about management of teams, resolving issues arising and guiding where necessary.

Essential Skills:

  • Minimum of 5 Years in Full Software Development Lifecycle
  • Minimum of 3 Years in a Technical Lead role
  • Experience of Designing & Implementing High Availability Systems
  • Analysing Requirements & Compiling Functional Design
  • UML
  • Agile, Waterfall and V methodologies
  • SQL
  • C# - ASP.Net – Visual Studio
  • Experience of working in ISO9001 environment
  • Onsite Testing experience
  • Degree in Computer Science or related subject

Additional Competencies:

  • Business Intelligence reporting and associated dashboard design capability.
  • Good working knowledge of current software legislative requirements.
  • Previous experience in either Logistics, Material Handling or Airports or Manufacturing.
  • Eligible for, or holds current SC clearance

Applicants are invited to apply as soon as possible in order to be included in the shortlist.

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