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Wednesday, 20 March 2019 17:11

IT Technical Support Analyst

Are you available?

Are you a hands-on problem solver with excellent communication skills? 

Endeavour is looking for a dedicated IT Technical Support Analyst to join our client’s team in their London office ASAP.

Our client is the leading provider of customer service solutions for the Public Sector.

The successful Technical Support Analyst will be solving 3rd and 2nd line support tickets.

Your role will involve liaising with Technical Consultants and making sure all the queries are resolved.

Required skills/experience:

  • 1+ year experience in a SaaS Technical Support role
  • Experience with third line (development) support and bug fixing
  • Experience with databases and SQL (MySQL and MS SQL)
  • Basic HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and attention to details
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Ability to work with large amount of information and prioritise tasks
  • Ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical customers or colleagues
  • Willingness to learn and knowledge share
  • You are initiative and willing to mentor less technical colleagues

Desirable:

  • Development experience, particularly with PHP and JavaScript
  • Knowledge of git and GitHub
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, especially S3 and SDB services

If you are an experienced Technical Support Analyst wanting to join an established and reputable client, then get in touch for further details ASAP!

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Thursday, 28 February 2019 16:58

Java Developer

Endeavour Recruitment has an excellent new opportunity for a Java Developer to work for a specialist client in the Software Development sector in Cork, Ireland. The duration of this contract is for 6 months and the all-inclusive daily rate for this role is €340 euros. If you are looking for a new challenge; please get in touch!

Role and Responsibilities:

  • This will be a technically challenging position, working on a major enterprise application.
  • The role will require constant interaction with other developers in the team and project management to develop and maintain a robust, scalable, and performant system.
  • Develop/Maintain multi-tier applications in Java
  • Develop front-end, service and data layer.
  • Develop unit tests, understand build systems and source code control (MVN, GIT)
  • Peer review of detailed designs, code and unit tests.
  • Bug fixing and enhancement implementation.
  • Production support
  • Adhere to and promote internal information security policies and procedures

Technical Profile

  • A minimum of 3 years commercial experience in back-end and front-end Java EE technologies (Java, JPA,  JSP , GWT, Spring Hibernate).
  • N-Tier application design and development
  • Spring, Hibernate, JPA, REST
  • A strong understanding of latency, performance in the JVM etc.
  • Excellent knowledge of Java EE
  • Web development (CSS, HTML, JavaScript)
  • Web Service Development
  • Strong application process flow and problem solving techniques
  • Ability to set and work to fixed deadlines
  • Good level of software engineering literacy and communication skills
  • Knowledge of design patterns

Desired Skills

  • Rules Engines knowledge particularly Drools
  • JavaSpaces
  • GWT
  • Atlassian suite (JIRA, Bitbucket, Bamboo, Crucible, Confluence)
  • Docker
  • Groovy
  • GIT
  • Maven

If you are a pro-active and eager person wanting to enhance your career and join an international client in the public sector do not hesitate to apply with a copy of your most recent CV.

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Tuesday, 26 February 2019 12:53

Solutions Architect

We are looking for a Solution Architect to join our Digital Transformation client’s team, based in Sheffield on a permanent basis.

The ideal profile will have experience of working with a Java-based eCommerce technologies such as IBM WebSphere Commerce, SAP Hybris, Salesforce DemandWare or Oracle-ATG.

The successful candidate will be required to lead the solution design, assist in solution implementation and be responsible for the technical delivery of complex solutions to a wide range of clients.

You will be required to work closely with clients and the internal delivery teams to ensure our solutions meet the business requirements and are delivered to our client’s principles, standards and best practices. The candidate should be business focused and have a proven track record of delivery.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Producing and owning technical solutions to fit business requirements and ensuring successful delivery.
  • Producing and owning solution design documents covering baseline and target architectures for applications, integrations, data and technology – ensuring the design meets architecture principles and best practices for the technology platform and justifying the solution design against other options.
  • Producing technical specifications for lead developers covering mid-low level application, interface and database design, including identifying relevant design patterns and application frameworks.
  • Communicating technical architectures and designs to internal teams, including developers and testers.
  • Communicating directly with the customer on all aspects of the technical design, including running design workshops, participating in architecture reviews, providing recommendations and reasons for key design decisions and explaining complex technical designs to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Communicating directly with 3rd parties to agree designs, especially in the integration domain.
  • Identifying impacts of a given solution/architecture and challenging business requirements or suggesting alternate solutions where necessary.
  • Identifying and managing key stakeholders of the architecture change.
  • Working collaboratively with other architects and lead developers to share knowledge and solutions.
  • Estimating the design and implementation effort of large-scale and complex ecommerce solutions and assisting in the delivery, migration and go-live planning.
  • Ownerships of the technical delivery, ensuring and demonstrating the quality of the deliverable, from code quality through to performance, scalability and security of the solution.
  • Leading new application/technical architects in all aspects of the above.
  • Keeping up todate with technology changes (e.g. trends, software updates, platform updated, 3rd party solutions) and reviewing these for recommendation into new projects or existing clients.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • Proven experience in leading or assisting and delivering large-scale architecture change projects in ecommerce, retail or manufacturing.
  • Proven technical leadership skills with an internal team within a client facing environment.
  • An understanding of web technologies and an appreciation for capacity and performance design considerations
  • Java and J2EE development (e.g. JSP, EJB, JPA, Struts, Spring, core JAVA)
  • Develop performant and secure code (incl. SQL) for high-traffic production use, following pre-defined principles and guidelines
  • Working knowledge of application server technologies (e.g. WebSphere Application Server) including clustered environments
  • Have good front-end development skills in HTML, CSS and JS frameworks (e.g. JQuery) and are familiar with Ajax
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Preferable to have a good understanding of IBM WebSphere Commerce (WC) functional and technical architecture including design and development best practice and the associate technologies:
  • WebSphere Commerce (WC) functional architecture (e.g. store, catalog, merchandising, marketing, orders)
  • WC frameworks (e.g. Command framework, MVC,)
  • WC search
  • Common WC data models (User, Orders, Catalogs, Promotions etc.)
  • WC messaging infrastructure (inbound and outbound, REST, MQ, BOD)
  • WC persistence layer (SDO and EJB/access/data beans)
  • WC development environment, SVN and GIT repos
  • SOLR search
  • IBM DB2 Database
  • Demonstrate and develop to WC best practices, especially with regards to security and customisations
  • Have a working knowledge of Dynacache
  • An understanding of WC deployment models (e.g. 3-tier, de-coupled storefront/search

 DESIRABLE SKILLS

  • Previous experience of working in an Agile environment
  • Experience developing headless WebSphere Commerce solutions
  • An interest in the ongoing developments of WebSphere Commerce (e.g. xC programming model, JPA)
  • Web-tier configuration experience (e.g. Apache, IIS)
  • Having worked on solutions utilising edge-caches and CDNs

If this role sounds of interest to you, please get in touch ASAP or apply with your CV

Published in Jobs
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 16:25

QA Assistant

Endeavour has a fantastic career opportunity for a QA Assistant to join a well-established client, who is a leading provider of customer service solutions for the Public Sector, based in London.

The successful applicant will be an excellent team player, and have an interest in learning new technologies, as well as working in the technology sector.

 Your responsibilities will involve working with the Head of QA to manage, build and maintain their ever-growing suite of automated tests, in order to ensure every update to their product is stable and secure.

You will work closely with Developers, Product Managers and Support Advisors teams, to write test scripts for specific use-cases and manage the delivery of the tests themselves.

Required skills / experience :

  • Degree in any relevant discipline or significant industry experience
  • Some experience in basic HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Ability to write thorough test scripts
  • Ability to learn quickly and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Basic data collection and analytic skills (eg. to calculate test coverage)

If you are looking to become our client’s next team member and help make a big difference, then get in touch ASAP!

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019 15:51

Lead Solution Architect

Endeavour has a “not-to-be missed” career opportunity for a seasoned Technology expert to join a well-established client, who is a leading provider of customer service solutions for the Public Sector, based in London.

 

The successful candidate will be responsible for making key technical and architectural decisions regarding the implementation process, as our client migrates their Software as a Service (SaaS) platform from a PHP and JavaScript monolith to a modular, microservice architecture using primarily Python and AWS serverless technologies.

 

Required skills/ experience:

  • 5+ years of solid industry experience, preferably with at least 3 in an architecture role
  • Experience working with geographically diverse teams
  • Experience working with outsourced development teams
  • Experience working with SaaS products
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Exceptional technical knowledge across the board, with experience with AWS, microservice architectures, DevOps/SysOps, networking,
  • Exceptional knowledge of web security principles
  • Some programming knowledge of JavaScript, PHP and Python

If this sounds like your next career move, please get in touch ASAP for further details

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Friday, 15 February 2019 14:28

Lead Developer

Endeavour Recruitment has an opportunity for a Lead Developer to join our client, a fast-growing and innovative, digital marketing agency specialising in interactive advertisements. Our client is based in Central London with easy access to the mainline and tubes, salary up to £100k.

This is an excellent opportunity for a developer who has experience with JavaScript, React, and AWS, who is looking for the more leadership experience and growth. You will be working with iconic brands, managing and mentoring a small team, leading the team to evolve the framework and technology stack, develop applications and maintain backend server systems.

Experience –

  • HTML5
  • JavaScript
  • React – Redux
  • Node.js
  • REST APIs
  • SQL
  • Docker
  • AWS
  • Lambda
  • DynamoDB
  • Machine Learning experience/knowledge is beneficial

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

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Monday, 04 February 2019 10:57

Dutch Speaking C#.NET Developer

Endeavour has an excellent request for a Dutch speaking C#.NET Developer to join a large client based in the Netherlands. The all-inclusive daily rate for this role is market related.

What's in it for you:

  • Central location in Groningen
  • Excellent work-life balance
  • Ongoing technical education
  • Great atmosphere, feels like a campus
  • 200+ fun colleagues
  • Stepping stone towards one of the world’s leading ICT companies
  • State of the art technology
  • Flexible working hours

The role:

  • You will take part in designing new and existing applications and you will be able to translate functional demands in logical solutions.
  • You know how to handle less structured input of clients and translate these to a logical working application.
  • You will be working on projects for large (international) companies.
  • Being a C#/.NET Developer with 3-4 years of experience you are independent, able to take responsibility, pro-active and precise.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • You have at least a bachelor’s degree in IT.
  • You have experience with at least one of the following languages; C#, .NET, Java.
  • You also have extensive experience with one of the following; .NET framework, MS SQL server, Web services, JavaScript (especially JSON).
  • It is a benefit if you have experience with Design Patterns, unit testing and IoC.
  • You are familiar with project management methodologies and project planning, Linux platform, CentOS/ Red Hat and you might have GEO knowledge.
  • You have a can-do mentality with problem solving and analytical skills, a keen interest in how technology can be applied to solve business problems of clients and the will to implement these solutions for clients.
  • You are also eager to learn, and you have excellent communication skills, and you have a broad interest in application technologies and middleware.

Please get in touch for further details.

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Friday, 25 January 2019 10:07

Java Developer / Contract / Luxembourg

Endeavour Recruitment has an excellent new opportunity for a Java Developer to work for a large, internationally renowned client in the public sector in Luxembourg. The duration of this contract is initially for 6 months with likely extensions. The all-inclusive daily rate for this role is €370 euros.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

 

  • Minimum of 8 to 10 years’ experience as a developer.
  • Knowledge of software design patterns and UML design.
  • At least 2+ years of work experience in the usage of UML
  • Knowledge of software dev lifecycle and methodologies.
  • Applied usage of Agile, SCRUM methodologies and PMBPK/Prince2 is considered as an asset
  • Good knowledge of J2EE 7/8 JMS JPA Hibernate
  • Strong knowledge of UI technologies : HTML, HTTP Javascript, Ajax JSP, JSTL, Angular, GWT
  • Spring MVC, spring JMS, spring integration
  • Tomcat 8
  • Oracle 11 DB
  • Eclipse, Maven

If you are a pro-active and eager person wanting to enhance your career and join an international client in the public sector do not hesitate to apply with a copy of your most recent CV.

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Monday, 21 January 2019 14:52

Junior .Net Core Developer

Calling all Junior .NET developers!

Are you looking for your next role, to develop and grow within an established company with global scope? Then we want to speak to you!

Our award-winning marketing client, based in Central London, is looking for a passionate software engineer, who enjoys hands-on technical projects, to join their team ASAP, on a permanent basis.

You will be part of an agile development team, making use of bleeding edge technologies such as Azure, Microservices, Angular and .Net Core.

Required Technical skills/Experience:

  • up to 3 years' professional experience
  • C# .Net Core / MVC Entity framework with knowledge of SQL
  • HTML CSS JavaScript
  • RESTful APIs
  • Bootstrap

Desirable skills:

  • TypeScript
  • Angular
  • GIT
  • Unit testing

Please get in touch ASAP for further details about this vacancy.

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Friday, 18 January 2019 10:58

Software Support Developer

Excellent opportunity for two candidates to join our client in Andover in the role of Software Support Developer.  Development on .Net Framework.  The development team will be streamlining their applications and integrating some legacy systems.  A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a development role is essential.   Remuneration up to £50K plus an array of benefits.

Andover lies in the heart of the Test Valley, Hampshire.  This was recently voted as the best place in England and Wales in which to live.  Our clients’ office lies just a ten minute walk from Andover Railway Station and there is a plentiful bus service.

Some of the Benefits on Offer:

  • 28 Days Holiday + Buy & Sell
  • 6% Pension Contribution
  • Private Health
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Recognition Reward
  • Plus many other benefits

Responsibilities:

The successful candidates will be contributing to daily ‘stand ups’ and evaluating technical feasibility.   You would provide accurate estimates for user stories, translate user stories into work units and then translate requirements.    Candidates should be able to produce structured efficient and reliable code to time using TDD where appropriate.  Development best practice and standards to be adhered to.

Essential Requirements:

  • .Net Development – 2 years minimum
  • C# - 2 years minimum
  • MS SQL – 2 years minimum
  • VB6 – Good level of experience
  • MVC Framework
  • Agile / Scrum

Advantageous Requirements:

  • HTML5
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • Jira

If this role is of interest or if you would like to know more, please apply as soon as possible.

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