We are recruiting!

We are always interested in hearing directly from people who have relevant industry sector experience and skills. Contact details are provided below. To be considered you must have the right to live and work in the UK or Ireland.

As part of our Graduate Programme, we are also recruiting Graduate Developers and Undergraduate Placement Students to start Summer 2017. To be considered you must have the right to live and work in the UK or Ireland and be working towards a first class honors degree in Computer Science or a related discipline.

AMT-SYBEX is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

No agencies please.

Last Updated: 20th April 2017

Belfast Recruitment

Java Developers

We are seeking to recruit ambitious and well-motivated software professionals who will have some, or all of the following qualities and experience:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science / Software Engineering or an equivalent qualification in another technical field
  • 2- 6 years relevant programming experience
  • Java 5/6, JEE5 (EJB3, JMS, JSF, JDBC, JAX-WS) and Scala
  • Knowledge of any of these Java technologies in an IBM WebSphere and/or SAP NetWeaver application server would be an advantage
  • J2EE Technologies such as JMS
  • Java Stored Procedures
  • PL/SQL
  • Ability to develop code from a Functional or Technical Specification document
  • Experience of using PVCS for code configuration management
  • Experience of development within an ISO 9001 compliant environment.

Front End Developers

Relevant Experience: Minimum of three years and personally effective with the ability to build effective working relationships with team members

Technical Skills

  • JavaScript / JSON / XML; TypeScript – (ideally the latest version) – if no TypeScript knowledge then knowledge of EcmaScript 6 (2015) would be advantageous, i.e. Babel
  • Angular 1 or 2
  • SPA (Single page application frameworks)
  • HTML5 / CSS 3
  • Twitter Bootstrap
  • Angular unit-testing (Jasmine/Karma; PhantomJS)

Competency Skills

  • Self-motivated and works well under pressure
  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to suggest technical solutions to problems where required
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Interviewing skills/technique
  • Good listening and communication skills (oral and written)
  • Strong technical, quantitative, and analytical skills.
  • Able to demonstrate strong interpersonal skills to provide examples of dealing with people and building relationships at all levels
  • The ability to take ownership and deliver results.

Graduate Developer (Placement)

The Placement student will be a member of one our software development teams, focused on enhancing AMT-SYBEX’s solution suite.

What are we looking for?

  • Placement students who are working towards a First Class Honours degree in one of the following disciplines:
    • Computer Science
    • Software Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Good communication skills;
  • The capability to work to deadlines; and
  • Ability to respond to client technical queries.

What can we offer you?

  • The chance to work with a number of clients, using technologies including; Java; J2EE/JSP; Angular and Scala
  • Develop the processes and procedures employed in developing, building, testing and releasing software in adherence to our Quality Management System;
  • Long term career path; and
  • Competitive Salary & Flexible Benefits package.

Please email your CV and cover letter to belfasthr@amt-sybex.com or call 028 9078 1616.

 

Letchworth Recruitment

We are a successful growing company looking for new talent to grow with us. For 2017 we have a rolling recruitment programme and are interested to hear from you if you are looking for a career in the following areas:

Sales/Account Manager

We are looking for experienced Sales/Account Managers with relevant client industry sector experience and and enterprise scale solution selling experience.

Project Manager

Managing a range of projects we are looking for experience of implementing IT enabled business solutions in Energy Retail, Utilities and Rail Infrastructure Maintenance sectors.

Operations Co-ordinator

We are looking to identify a replacement for a core member of the Operations Team involved in resource management and reporting. Based in our Letchworth Office, we are looking for an experienced team player skilled in data analysis, problem solving and stakeholder management with strong communication skills; preferably also with a resources scheduling background. Attention to detail, numeracy and strong MS Excel skills are essential. Competitive salary and benefits are offered.

If you are interested please get in touch via human.resources@amt-sybex.com, and we will provide you with more information regarding the roles currently available.

We respectfully ask no contact from agencies please.

 

Dublin Recruitment

There are no current vacancies available at this location

Edinburgh Recruitment

Technical Delivery Lead

We are looking for an enthusiastic Technical Delivery Lead to join our Technical Delivery team. Responsible for the technical delivery of customer implementation projects, you will manage all technical aspects of the project to ensure successful delivery via our operational delivery teams to our customers.

Key to making a success of this role will be your ability to use your initiative and think outside the box.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, the role responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for ensuring the development and test teams understand the customer requirements and how those requirements will be met by the proposed technical solution;
  • Creation and agreement of project schedule for the phases and activities under your control;
  • Responsible for ensuring the technical delivery from the development and test teams, is in line with the project schedule;
    • Review progress of the development and test teams;
    • Report to the customer account manager on progress;
    • Liaise with the customer or account manager to discuss issues;
  • Responsible for ensuring the technical delivery meets expected company standards (e.g. technical development standards and documentation standards);
  • Liaison between the project Solution Architect, technical teams and any third party vendors;
  • Review technical specifications and clarify/address queries from the team;
  • Provide timely and accurate project status reports;
  • Creation of communication plans, ensuring appropriate information is exchanged and controlled among all stakeholders;
  • Accountable for the management and reporting of any delivery risk and issues;
  • Manage the delivery against the agreed scope, and control change via Change Management processes;
  • Maintain and manage resource plans and forecasts for the projects under your control.

Essential skills include:

  • 5+ years of project managing software teams in the development and implementation of software solutions;
  • Demonstrable skills in Project management/project delivery/project planning disciplines;
  • Ability to report effectively at all levels of the organisation (our internal stakeholder and the customer organisation);
  • Familiarity with project planning tools e.g. MS Project.
  • Agile/Waterfall delivery experience;
  • Strong people management and team-building skills;
  • Strong time management skills;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Ability to multi-task e.g. manage multiple steams of development activity in parallel.

Desirable skills include:

  • SCRUM experience;
  • Experience of .NET and C# and the Microsoft technology stack
  • Experience of VSTS
  • Experience with GIS and spatial databases;
  • Experience of the Utilities sector;
  • Degree in software engineering, computer science or related subject.

Software Test Lead

Working with our core Geofield mobile mapping product, you will have the chance to make a real impact on the business by developing test scripts to ensure that our software performs at an optimal level prior to customer release.

Role responsibilities include:

  • Review customer specifications
  • Support and provide input to Proposal and Estimation processes
  • Provide high/low level accurate test effort estimations
  • Creation of test strategies and plans to clearly define the test approach that will be taken for allocated projects
  • Design & Execution of test scripts
  • Support the Technical Delivery Lead in scheduling and planning of test activity – responsible for the testing phase of the delivery plan
  • Managing the daily workload of Test Analysts and giving direction on projects
  • Mentoring fellow team members, reviewing test scripts
  • Defect management and reporting – Communicating defect issues to PMO and back to client upon request
  • Management of test phases, including the tracking of tasks and production of accurate and timely MI reporting
  • Point of contact for the Client in relation to testing and release activity
  • Communicating all test issues effectively and executing procedures in order to arrive at the appropriate fix

Essential skills include:

  • Software testing experience
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience of recognised Test Management tools (VSTS, HP Quality Centre etc.)
  • Strong understanding of different testing techniques and approaches with the insight to know when best to use them
  • Experience of leading, scripting and execution automated regression/performance testing
  • Formal documentation creation
  • Understanding of multiple Software development methodologies including Waterfall and Agile

Desirable skills include:

  • IT/computing degree
  • Testing of Web & Mobile applications
  • Multi-Platform testing – iOS, Android, Windows
  • Experience of Test Analysis, Test Design, Execution and Defect Management across large projects
  • ISTQB/ISEB Foundation Certificate in Testing

Software Tester

We have an opening for a Software Tester role and are looking for an enthusiastic individual for this challenging position as part of our software QA team. Working with our core Geofield mobile mapping product, you will have the chance to make a real impact on the business by developing test scripts to ensure that our software performs at an optimal level prior to customer release.

Role responsibilities include:

  • Design & Execution of test scripts
  • Review customer specifications
  • Maintenance and execution of regression test suites
  • Report on all test activities
  • Track and manage defects through to closure

Essential skills include:

  • Software testing experience
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience of recognised Test Management tools (TFS, HP Quality Centre etc.)
  • Strong understanding of different testing techniques and approaches with the insight to know when best to use them

Desirable skills include:

  • IT/computing degree
  • Testing of Web & Mobile applications
  • Multi-Platform testing – iOS, Android, Windows
  • Experience of Test Analysis, Test Design, Execution and Defect Management across large projects
  • ISTQB/ISEB Foundation Certificate in Testing

.Net Support Developer

Our GeoField product, developed by our Sigma Seven team in Edinburgh, is relied upon daily by thousands of field workers at leading organisations such as ScottishPower, Wales and West Utilities, Scottish Water, SEPA and SGN.

We have an opening for a .Net Support Developer role and are looking for an enthusiastic individual for this challenging position as part of our Support team. AMT-SYBEX provide support services to our GeoField customers, and this role will form a key part in the delivery of these services.

The working week will consist of 37.5 hours Monday to Friday. You will be required to cover out of hours weekday and weekend on-call shifts from time to time.

Role responsibilities include:

  • Provide technical 2nd and 3rd line support to customers
  • Respond to support calls as assigned within Service Level Agreements; ensuring incidents are quickly and accurately logged, closed and analysed to prevent future occurrences, and that incident resolution priorities are met;
  • Maintain an understanding of the internal escalation process;
  • Ability to work under own initiative, manage own time and work to deadlines;
  • Fault analysis/Debugging skills;
  • Provide support for the applications including its users and associated services and configurations;
  • Able to troubleshoot hardware/software/network issues.

Essential skills include:

  • 1+ years of commercial experience in technical 2nd and 3rd line support
  • Demonstrable experience in .NET 4.0, C#;
  • Experience of working in a technical support environment, including liaison with customers
  • Knowledge of ITIL framework
  • Able to follow set support processes & procedures
  • A degree in software engineering, computer science or a related subject;

Desirable skills include:

  • WPF;
  • LINQ;
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server;
  • GIT
  • Previous experience working for a Managed Service Provider a plus and/or Enterprise level infrastructure
  • Experience supporting or developing for mobile devices;
  • Experience working with iOS and/or MacOS.
  • Experience of GIS and spatial databases;

AMT-SYBEX, part of Capita plc, and are based at Morrison Street in Edinburgh City Centre, and our bright open-plan offices provide an enjoyable working environment.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK or Ireland.

Please email your CV to recruitment@sigmaseven.com

AMT-Sybex