Salary £55k - £65k + benefits package
A growing software company is currently seeking an Agile Scrum Master to facilitate teams of software developers and testers through the Agile life cycle of their projects. You will have ownership of the Agile Scrum processes and help guide and the team/projects through to successful delivery.
Working as a Scrum Master you will work closely with the product and development team to deliver software development projects following an Agile Scrum approach.
This will include:
. Manage projects in an agile/Scrum environment
. Running daily SCRUM meetings
. Facilitating Sprint Planning and Review meetings
. Facilitating Sprint Retrospective meetings
. Managing the Product and the Sprint backlog with the product owners
. Authoring Sprint artefacts and processes
Skills & Experience:
. Experience working as an Agile Scrum Master/Agile Project manager
. Understanding of other processes and methodologies and can speak intelligently about them and leverage other techniques to provide value to a team/organisation
. Good knowledge of the fundamentals of software development processes and procedures
. Good knowledge of the value of commitments to delivery made by a development team
. Understand incremental delivery and the value of metrics
. Understand backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition
. Familiarity with common Agile practices, service-oriented environments, and better development practices
. Certified Scrum Master desirable
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business where technology and a formalised Agile approach is key to the delivery of the highest quality software within their business. If you are interested in this opportunity please send in your CV for immediate consideration.
An experienced Application Support Siebel Specialist is required by a Financial Services company, based in the City of London.
The Application Support Siebel Specialist supports and maintains the application computing environment (primarily Siebel and OBIEE) by providing 2nd and 3rd line support to users, identifying system requirements; installing and maintaining software, installing upgrades; monitoring system performance, and troubleshooting environment issues providing operational support.
*Provide 2nd and 3rd line support across key IT controlled applications (Siebel and OBIEE) categorising, prioritising, triaging and progressing service requests, incidents, problems and changes which are logged with IT, in-line with industry best practices (ie ITIL).
*Troubleshooting of application problems related to the application functionality, environments, performance monitoring and troubleshooting application issues.
*Provided support to users in order to resolve system and application related issues, support to development and testing teams.
*Experience in investigation of application core crashes and identifying the root cause for crashes.
*Coordinate and direct support from suppliers when required to deliver the end-to-end application support capability, ensuring end-users are regularly updated on progress against their service request/incident/problem/change request.
*Ensure application system support and maintenance documentation is maintained and adhered to in-line with IT standards and policies Administration and maintenance of application environments (Siebel and OBIEE), including maintaining system requirements; installing upgrades and patches; monitoring system performance, and maintaining hardware and software
*Some deployment activities across all applications
Technical Skills & Knowledge Required
*Trained and experienced with Siebel 8.x (ideally certified):
oAdministration & Support
oSiebel Tools (Basic)
oOpen UI (Beneficial)
oReleases (Siebel repository export/import, SRF compilation, Schema changes, data transfer, generate browser scripts, transfer code/system files)
*Strong SQL (MS SQL Server)
*Application monitoring and maintenance on windows environments including clustering.
*Siebel support, admin, maintenance and upgrade experience.
*Some development experience
This position includes a competitive salary and fantastic benefits, including excellent pension and bonus as well as generous annual leave.
Search IT are currently looking for a Network Engineer to work for a very prestigious client based in Bury on a permanent basis.
Network Engineer is sought by a leading Global Asset Management company for their Network and IT Infrastructure team based in the City of London. As Network Engineer your primary focuses will be to provide the support for their LAN/WAN Network as well as third line support for WAN and their Data Centre, with the role focusing chiefly on 50% support with 50% core engineering focus.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Network Engineer to be challenged across a range of technologies and really take ownership across support as well as responsibility of the disaster and recovery platforms at a Financial Services industry leader. On a global team of four as Network Engineer you will be accountable for interfacing with Application Support colleagues, Project Teams and third party suppliers
My client recognise personal endeavour so this Network Engineer opportunity holds excellent potential for growth for the right Network Engineer. My client seek Network Engineers who bright, highly motivated as well as being technically proficient. As a virtue as they are looking to bring someone on board ASAP it will be beneficial as a Network Engineer if you are available immediately.
Network Engineer permanent profile required.
Must have at least five years' experience supporting Networks as an Engineer in Asset Management/Financial Services or a similar corporate environment.
Must have excellent TCP/IP, EIGRP, BGP, STP, vPC, OTV and other network protocols knowledge.
Abilities in QoS (design and configuration)
Demonstrable experiences in MPLS networks, IP and VLAN fundamentals
Proficiencies in Cisco IOS, and NXOS configuration is welcome.
Good abilities in DHCP and DNS
Experiences in Cisco Meraki WIFI experience is advantageous as well as Cisco ACS and ISE
Good network data using SNMP, Syslog, Netflow
Abilities in Packet analysis with Wireshark
Monitoring experience: PRTG, Splunk, Netbrain, Scrutinizer, 7Signal
Ideally Cisco Certified CCNP, CCDP or higher or CCNP in Wireless.
Ideally educated to degree level in Computer Science or a similar degree in Maths or Engineering.
Excellent technical troubleshooting skills and very strong verbal and written communicator.