Web Developer

An experienced Web Developer with C# Full Stack experience is needed for a leading Technology company based in Maidstone.
As an experienced Web Developer the ideal candidate will have excellent knowledge of C# ASP.NET (MVC and Web API)and will be responsible for web application development; working closely with other the team to complete analysis, design, and implementation of requirements to deliver changes and new features.

Duties will include:
* Analysing business requirements
* Writing high-quality code, and unit
* Identifying deficiencies within the system and providing clearly documented recommendations
* Act upon reported problems raised by production teams
* Provide clear and concise release documentation
* Create, maintain, and execute unit tests
* Isolate software problems and produce clear and detailed analysis
* Verify the implementation of work items
* Participate in planning, reviews, retrospectives, and estimations
* Develop expertise in the development environment

Previous skills and experience
* Experience with Distributed Systems
* Excellent knowledge of C# ASP.NET (MVC and Web API)
* Good knowledge and experience of JavaScript and CSS
* Experience working with relational databases, in particular, SQL Server
* Experience in creating and consuming RESTful API’s, OOP and SOLID principles and MVC and other architectural patterns
* Excellent analytical abilities with keen attention to detail
* Methodical
* Highly organised
* Strong collaboration/team player
* Willingness to step outside comfort zones
* Ability to communicate will all levels of the organisation
* Logically minded

Exposure/experience of the following would be an advantage:
* Experience with .Net Core and Standard / WCF / GIT source control / Typescript / Cake and YAML / Telerik Kendo controls / Azure
* Experience of working in an Agile/Scrum environment
* Experience of automated deployment tools such as Octopus Deploy
* Knowledge of DevOps, Continuous Integration and Automated Deployments

To find out more about this exciting opportunity please apply today for a chance to be considered.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Production Operatives/Warehouse Operatives – Various Locations

Warehouse Operatives, Production Operatives
Maidstone – Tunbridge Wells – Edenbridge

Do you have previous experience working in a Warehouse, Production environment? We are looking to speak to individuals with previous experience working as Warehouse/Production Operatives.

Due to continued success, the company is looking to recruit Production / Warehouse Operatives for an ongoing contract which could lead to a permanent position.

Hours: 9am – 6pm or 8am – 4pm
Locations: Tunbridge Wells, Maidstone and Edenbridge

Ideal Applicants:
* Experience of working in a factory/warehouse/production environment is essential
* It is essential to be a good team player.
* Possess good communication skills.
* Be able to adhere to all health and safety.
* Be honest and reliable.
* Live within a commutable distance.

In order to apply please send a C.V and covering letter by clicking on the apply button below. Alternatively, please call Jane at KHR-Recruitment Specialists to discuss these opportunities further.

Keywords: Production Operative, Production Assistant, Production Line, Production, Manufacturing,Factory Operative, Production Technician,Manufacturing and Production, Manufacturing

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Automation Engineer – Testing

We have a fantastic opportunity available to join a dynamic and developing organisation in Maidstone for an experienced Test Automation Engineer to join them.
The role will require you to focus on testing and quality, be responsible for creating, maintaining, and executing test automation frameworks; alongside manual testing responsibilities.

You will work in an Agile team to deliver applications and services. The role will need to understand business requirements and associated testing levels based upon requirements received from both internal and external customers.

Test Automation Engineer duties will include:
*Provide test and automation leadership within the team
*Create, maintain and execute test automation frameworks
*Work with business teams to implement pre-production and production automation test strategies
*Work with business teams to define and document Load and Performance test strategies
*Testing of Web APIs and Windows Services by means of automation
*Create, maintain, and execute manual tests where automation is not viable and execute load and performance tests
*Isolate software problems and produce clear and detailed bug reports
*Verify work items against defined acceptance criteria
*Provide clear and concise solution improvements for items under test

Skills and experience required:
*Previous developing experience as a Test Automation Engineer
*Test automation methodologies, practices, and frameworks
*Created both manual and automated test plans and reports
*Load and performance testing
*Background in test automation utilising C# and SpecFlow specifically with Visual Studio
*Knowledge of Mongo, Cassandra, Elasticsearch and SQL database technologies
*Experience of working in an Agile/Scrum environment
*Experience of virtualisation utilising Microsoft Azure, Virtual Machine Manager, and Docker
*Practical experience Azure DevOps
*Experience of automated deployment tools such as Octopus Deploy
*Knowledge of DevOps, Continuous Integration and Automated Deployments
*ISEB, ISTQB or iSQI Certified Tester – foundationfoundation agile level or above
*Excellent analytical abilities with keen attention to detail
*Methodical with excellent organisational skills
*Strong collaboration/team player
*Ability to communicate will all levels of the organisation
*Logically minded

Apply now for this wonderful opportunity!

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Android Developer (Lead)

Our client in Maidstone is seeking an experienced Lead Android Developer to join their team. The Lead Android Developer is responsible for the development of applications, ensuring that the agreed project milestones and delivery dates are accomplished. The Lead Developer will be instrumental in developing the company’s client requirements into a working solution, through design, and implementation of software applications operating on various hardware and operating platforms.
Lead Android Developer Duties:
*Act as the lead for Android application development projects
*Ensuring that features are designed and aligned to the target environment
*Mentoring and providing guidance for both Software Engineers and Test Engineers
*Responsible for creating and maintain coding
*Verify implementations
*Participate in planning, reviews, retrospectives, and estimations with the agile team
*Provide clear and concise solution improvements with detailed analysis
*Embracing new technologies and development techniques
*Motivating, energising and mentoring the team
Skills and experience:
*Degree level education to 2:1 or above in Computer Science related discipline
*Extensive experience developing applications for Android in Java and/or Kotlin
*A test-first development mentality using TDD and knowledge of unit, UI testing, testing pyramids and automated testing with Android applications
*Deep understanding of the Android SDK
*Understanding of S.O.L.I.D. principles and Object-Oriented patterns
*Knowledge of Clean Architecture patterns such as MVVM, MVP etc.
*Able to provide examples of clean, self-documenting, readable code
*Version Control using GIT
*Experience of Agile software delivery methods and knowledge of agile principles and mindset
*Previously worked with apps that support multiple versions of Android
*Financial services industry experience will be an advantage
*Knowledge of interfacing through SOAP/REST/JSON/XML protocols or APACS/ISO8583 financial protocols
*Excellent communication and mentoring skills
*Team or technical leadership experience
*Excellent analytical abilities
*Methodical approach to problem-solving
*Highly organised and persuasive

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Credit Controller

We are currently working with a leading National Construction business, who, due to growth are seeking an experienced Credit Controller to join their team.

The Credit Controller will work alongside the Accounts Manager and be responsible for managing and collecting customer debt.

Responsibilities of the Credit Controller will include:

Collecting of and managing debt from assigned customers.
Setting up new customer accounts.
Responding to and resolving queries from customers.
Liaising with branches, sales teams and operations where required.
Preparation of statements.
Checking and approving of invoices.
Assistance with external audit requirements.
Various reports.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a solid and successful background in credit control. You will be able to work to tight deadlines and prioritise a demanding schedule by managing your own time. You will have excellent communication and organisational skills with good attention to detail. Proficiency in MS Office is a must.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business that can offer ongoing training and development opportunities, coupled with a competitive salary and benefits package.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Part Time Management Accountant (CIMA or ACCA)

Are you a CIMA or ACCA qualified Management Accountant, looking for an exciting new challenge, perhaps closer to home?

We are looking for an experienced Management Accountant to join a busy financial services company, just outside Maidstone, Kent. This role will be part of a small but busy team supporting the business with preparing for audits. This role will be part time, 25 hours over five days per week.

Duties of a management accountant include:

– Production of month end management accounts
– Maintaining ledgers and reconciliations
– Variance Analysis and Commentaries
– Supporting other departments and the management team to help make financial decisions
– Reporting on profit and loss accounts, budgets and cash flows
– Providing guidance for other team members including accountants and accounts assistants

This role would suit someone who has worked in Financial Services before. This role might suit someone with school run responsibilities or other commitments.

The ideal Management Accountant will have:

– Experience as a management accountant
– CIMA or ACCA qualification
– IT Literate with good use of MS Excel
– High level of numeracy
– Strong analytical skills
– Excellent communicator with sociable personality

If you are interested in this position or would like more information, please send your CV to Ellie or call the office.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Sales Administrator (Temp)

Do you have office-based administration experience? Are you looking for an exciting summer season temporary job?

We are looking for a Sales Administrator to work with a FMCG Company based on the outskirts of Maidstone.

Whether you are a student on summer break from university or an experienced Sales Administrator, this could be the ideal summer job for you.

Duties of the role include:

– Confirmation and amendments of daily orders
– Pricing and Price amendments to prepare data for invoicing
– Inputting Sales and Production data into company systems
– Organising stock movements and monitoring of stock levels at Customer and Grower sites
– Liaise with others in the administration of correct sales data in sales systems

The ideal candidate will:

– Be IT literate, including Microsoft Office and Outlook
– Have a high standard of written and oral English and Maths
– Office experience in sales, admin, customer service or accounts
– Be able to commute to a rural location

June 2019 – September 2019 Summer season temporary contract.

£8.50 – £9.00 per hour.

Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm.

To be considered please apply today; alternatively please call Vicky at KHR Recruitment Specialists on 01622822810.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Sales Executive (Part Time & Flexible Hours)

Do you have experience in Sales, Business Development or Lead generation?
Are you looking for a healthy work-life balance with flexible part-time hours?

If you answered Yes to both questions, this could be the position for you!

An excellent opportunity has become available working for a well established Event Management company based in Kent.

My client are currently looking for an experienced Sales professional to work 10 – 15 hour per week. This will be home working and therefore the successful candidate will be self sufficient. You must be driven, confident, highly motivated and have excellent interpersonal skills.

As the experienced Sales professional, you will be required to;

– Represent the brand, managing existing accounts and generating new business through pre-arranged meetings and ‘cold-selling’ to potential clients.
– Expand the company portfolio through the identification and implementation of new revenue streams.
– Manage all revenue streams of the exhibition, including stand sales, sponsorship, private meeting space and advertising.
– Create high-visibility, bespoke sponsorship packages and maintain sponsorship agreements with key existing clients.
– Work with the Events Manager to ensure successful delivery of development strategies.

Person Specification;

– Must have extensive experience working within Sales, Events, Exhibitions or Trade shows.
– Must live in Kent and have own transport
– Demonstrable background developing a global client base.
– Experience creating high-visibility, bespoke sponsorship packages would be a huge advantage.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Automation Engineer – Testing

We have a fantastic opportunity available to join a dynamic and developing organisation in Maidstone for an experienced Test Automation Engineer to join them.
The role will require you to focus on testing and quality, be responsible for creating, maintaining, and executing test automation frameworks; alongside manual testing responsibilities.

You will work in an Agile team to deliver applications and services. The role will need to understand business requirements and associated testing levels based upon requirements received from both internal and external customers.

Test Automation Engineer duties will include:
*Provide test and automation leadership within the team
*Create, maintain and execute test automation frameworks
*Work with business teams to implement pre-production and production automation test strategies
*Work with business teams to define and document Load and Performance test strategies
*Testing of Web APIs and Windows Services by means of automation
*Create, maintain, and execute manual tests where automation is not viable and execute load and performance tests
*Isolate software problems and produce clear and detailed bug reports
*Verify work items against defined acceptance criteria
*Provide clear and concise solution improvements for items under test

Skills and experience required:
*Previous developing experience as a Test Automation Engineer
*Test automation methodologies, practices, and frameworks
*Created both manual and automated test plans and reports
*Load and performance testing
*Background in test automation utilising C# and SpecFlow specifically with Visual Studio
*Knowledge of Mongo, Cassandra, Elasticsearch and SQL database technologies
*Experience of working in an Agile/Scrum environment
*Experience of virtualisation utilising Microsoft Azure, Virtual Machine Manager, and Docker
*Practical experience Azure DevOps
*Experience of automated deployment tools such as Octopus Deploy
*Knowledge of DevOps, Continuous Integration and Automated Deployments
*ISEB, ISTQB or iSQI Certified Tester – foundationfoundation agile level or above
*Excellent analytical abilities with keen attention to detail
*Methodical with excellent organisational skills
*Strong collaboration/team player
*Ability to communicate will all levels of the organisation
*Logically minded

Apply now for this wonderful opportunity!

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…

Android Developer (Lead)

Our client in Maidstone is seeking an experienced Lead Android Developer to join their team. The Lead Android Developer is responsible for the development of applications, ensuring that the agreed project milestones and delivery dates are accomplished. The Lead Developer will be instrumental in developing the company’s client requirements into a working solution, through design, and implementation of software applications operating on various hardware and operating platforms.
Lead Android Developer Duties:
*Act as the lead for Android application development projects
*Ensuring that features are designed and aligned to the target environment
*Mentoring and providing guidance for both Software Engineers and Test Engineers
*Responsible for creating and maintain coding
*Verify implementations
*Participate in planning, reviews, retrospectives, and estimations with the agile team
*Provide clear and concise solution improvements with detailed analysis
*Embracing new technologies and development techniques
*Motivating, energising and mentoring the team
Skills and experience:
*Degree level education to 2:1 or above in Computer Science related discipline
*Extensive experience developing applications for Android in Java and/or Kotlin
*A test-first development mentality using TDD and knowledge of unit, UI testing, testing pyramids and automated testing with Android applications
*Deep understanding of the Android SDK
*Understanding of S.O.L.I.D. principles and Object-Oriented patterns
*Knowledge of Clean Architecture patterns such as MVVM, MVP etc.
*Able to provide examples of clean, self-documenting, readable code
*Version Control using GIT
*Experience of Agile software delivery methods and knowledge of agile principles and mindset
*Previously worked with apps that support multiple versions of Android
*Financial services industry experience will be an advantage
*Knowledge of interfacing through SOAP/REST/JSON/XML protocols or APACS/ISO8583 financial protocols
*Excellent communication and mentoring skills
*Team or technical leadership experience
*Excellent analytical abilities
*Methodical approach to problem-solving
*Highly organised and persuasive

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…