Senior Systems Analyst

Are you an experienced IT Systems Analyst? Are you a confident decision maker? Can you work to a strict deadline?

We are looking for a Senior System Analyst to work within the IT department for a luxury bespoke retailer.

Responsibilities as a Senior System Analyst:

* Project management of IT lead projects to meet tight deadlines
* Lead enhancing and maintaining the Reporting framework of the business, with a particular focus on make use of web-based tools and self service
* Understand software development life-cycle
* Liaise extensively with internal clients and stakeholders, including colleagues and developers
* Translate client requirements to clearly specified project briefs
* Identify options for potential solutions and asses them for both technical and business suitability
* Work closely with colleagues, developers, testers and a variety of end users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction
* Plan and working flexibly to deadlines
* Support users on change control and system updates
* Provide training to users of a new system
* Keep up to date with technical and industry developments

The ideal candidate will have:

* Web development skills – JavaScript, CSS, HTML, C# / VB.NET
* Experience of working within an IT/MI Department
* Project Management experience within an ERP environment (Sage 1000 preferred)
* Experience with SQL / SQL Reporting services and Data analysis requests
* Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
* Must have effective communication skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks all with an attention to detail
* Confident decision maker, with an ability to work independently with little or no supervision
* Understanding of complex information and requirements
* Ability to explain complex systems in simple terms
*Excellent practical knowledge of the MS Office Suite

Monday to Friday
8:30am to 5pm
Full time, Permanent
£30k to £40k basic salary

If you feel this opportunity could suit you, please contact Vicky at KHR Recruitment on 01622 822810.

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Developer – Payment Terminal Application (Android)

We are currently recruiting for a dynamic and developing organisation that are seeking to recruit an experienced Developer with an extensive background in developing payment terminal applications, Android platform.
You will be responsible for application and service development; working closely with other multi-disciplined engineers within the team to complete analysis, feasibility, design and implementation of requirements from both internal and external customers to deliver solutions into our Pre-Production and Production environments.

Duties will include:
*Analysing business requirements and user stories to design and implement new features
*Writing quality code, and unit tests in line with coding standards to satisfy business requirements
*Identifying deficiencies within the existing solution providing clear recommendations for resolution
*Act on reported problems raised by production teams
*Create, maintain, and execute unit tests against new and existing code
*Isolate software problems and produce clear and detailed analysis to fix the associated problems as they arise
*Verify implementation of work items against defined acceptance criteria in user stories
*Participate in planning, reviews, retrospectives, and estimations
*Provide recommendations for solution improvements for new and existing applications
*Embracing new technologies and techniques as they emerge

Key skills and requirements:
*Extensive experience developing payment terminal applications
*Experience working on Android platforms
*A test-first development mentality with knowledge of unit, UI testing, and testing pyramids
*Demonstrable understanding of S.O.L.I.D. principles and Object-Oriented design patterns
*Knowledge of architecture patterns such as clean, microservices etc.
*Knowledge of UI design patterns such as MVVM, MVP etc.
*Able to provide examples of clean, self-documenting, readable code
*Version Control using GIT
*Experience in the payment card industry, working with EMV and Contactless payment terminals
*Experience of working in an Agile/Scrum environment
*Knowledge of secure coding patterns and practises
*Experience working with applications that support multiple versions of Android-based OS’s
*Experience in embedded application development
*Practical experience using Azure DevOps or Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
*Understanding of TDD practices
*Experience of Kotlin and C/C++ programming languages
*Excellent analytical abilities with keen attention to detail

If you have the stated experience, please apply asap for this fantastic opportunity!

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Backend Developer

We are currently recruiting for a dynamic and developing organisation that are seeking to recruit an experienced Backend Software Engineer/Developer with C# full-stack experience developing backend solutions

You will be responsible for terminal application development; working closely with other multi-disciplined developers in the team to complete analysis, feasibility, application design and implementation of requirements from both internal and external customers to deliver applications residing on Android payment devices.

Duties will include:

*Analysing business requirements and user stories to design and implement new features and services into an existing PaaS business
*Writing quality code, and unit tests in line with coding standards to satisfy business requirements
*Identifying deficiencies within the existing system and providing clear recommendations for resolution
*Act on reported problems raised by production teams as they arise in a timely manner
*Provide clear and concise documentation to the NetOps team in order to assist with deployments of new and existing services where major features are added
*Create, maintain, and execute unit tests against new and existing code
*Isolate software problems and produce clear and detailed analysis to fix the associated problems
*Verify implementation of work items against defined acceptance criteria in user stories
*Develop expert knowledge in our payment gateway, including but not limited to databases, networking, and service configurations

Key skills and requirements:

*Experience working with Distributed Systems and Microservices
*Excellent knowledge of C# .NET with at least commercial exposure
*Experience in creating and consuming both Web API’s
*Experience of OOP and SOLID principles, especially IOC and DI
*Experience working with .Net Core and Standard
*Experience of queueing technologies, such as RabbitMQ or NServiceBus
*Experience of C# 5.0 (.NET Framework 4.5)
*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 using Azure DevOps or Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
*Experience working with Azure DevOps/VSTS Build and Release with Octopus Deploy
*Knowledge of DevOps, Continuous Integration and Automated Deployments practices

If you have the stated experience, please apply asap for this fantastic opportunity!

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Graduate / Junior Security Consultant

Are you a Graduate looking for a career within IT Security?

This is an excellent entry-level opportunity for a Junior Security Consultant to join the Technical Team and be part of one of the UK’s most experienced Cyber Security specialists.

As the Junior Security Consultant your primary objective will be to assist with the management of internal security and general IT support duties. You will also be required to respond to and manage level 3 client tickets through to resolution, under the support of a senior security consultant.

Junior Security Consultant Role Responsibilities
* To perform internal office IT support
* Respond to support tickets within your sphere of experience (L3 only)
* Be asked to cover support tickets in areas outside of your core area of experience, invoking vendor support where required
* Be required to undertake self-directed learning and development on strategic vendors at a detailed technical level such that you feel comfortable in performing installation, upgrades and changes at a professional services level.
* Work under broad direction, personally managing your day to day tasks according to urgency and priority
* Be required to support clients through remote, or on-site professional services delivery
* Be asked to support the organisation’s ISO27001 management processes

Qualifications and Requirements
* No specific vendor certifications are required, however evidence of the ability to study for and pass vendor certifications would be an advantage
* Evidence of recent self-study in security is expected
* Security+, CEH or other entry level security certification is an advantage
* A bachelor’s degree in a related subject is preferred
* Will hold a full UK driving licence and have access to own car.
* Must be willing to develop a broad knowledge of different technology areas within IT Security and will use their existing knowledge of IT to apply it to security

Additional Information:
The role is office based in North West London. Office working hours are 9am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday. There may be a need to support an on-call rota in the future, outside of working hours.

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Solutions Consultant

We are currently recruiting for a dynamic and developing organisation in Maidstone that are seeking to recruit a Solutions Consultant to join their business.
The role will require you to provide support to both Partners and Customers which includes the provision of technical assistance both before and during production “live” use of the company products and services.
You will become an expert in all of the company’s solutions and are responsible for ensuring that each project or support case is managed through to successful completion.
The team also provides cover outside of normal working hours, from 9am – 5pm on Saturday and 10am – 5pm on Sundays and bank holidays. You will be required to take part in a flexible shift pattern alongside other members of the team to ensure that these hours are also covered. Additional remuneration will be offered for these extra hours, or time off in lieu at the managers discretion.

Duties will include:

* Provide product integration consultancy, advice and testing services
* Provide support to partners and end-user customers
* Ensuring that issues are effectively captured and allocated the required priority levels
* Taking ownership of a project or support case
* Investigating reported issues in detail, gaining evidence and escalating when necessary
* Ensuring that regular communication with customers is maintained during an on-going investigation
* When resolving issues ensuring that the root cause is established as well as getting the partner/customer operational as soon as possible
* Demonstrating a willingness to understand new features and solutions as they are released
* Ensuring adequate information is recorded in the Helpdesk system
* Following defined processes for logging of issues and escalation of issues to senior team members
* Maintaining a high standard of communication within the team, with their immediate supervisor and with other teams within the company
* Maintaining levels of product knowledge

Skills and experience required:

* Experience in a similar support role
* Thorough understanding of applications that run as a Windows service and the administrative tasks involved
* Knowledge of Linux, Apple iOS and Android environments
* Familiarity with Installation/Updating and Uninstallation of Windows drivers and Windows software
* Experience of Web Services (utilising both XML and JSON)
* Working knowledge of SQL commands
* Extensive knowledge of Windows operating systems (Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10).
* Experience of using remote control packages to access client environments
* Excellent problem-solving skills
* The ability to multi-task and cope under pressure
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to confidently interact with customer and company staff at all levels
* A logical and analytical approach to issue investigations
* Dynamic and meticulous approach to work at all times

Apply now for this fantastic opportunity

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Product Researcher

Product Researcher Central London £25,000 + bens
Are you good with Maths (Maths degree or similar) and keen to use your skills in an IT-based role? You may have a maths or maths-based degree and keen to develop your career in a technical role. Are you interested in working with a VP who in my opinion is brilliant (My Manager has worked with for years)? She is full of energy, passion, and ideas which is just infectious.
If the above appeals, this is your opportunity to work in a vibrant forward-thinking technology company working with SaaS, artificial intelligence and machine learning that brings transformative solutions that are proven to help B2B organisations visualise, identify and engage with their customers.

This is an exciting and varied role where you will be:

Key responsibilities:

*working with the product team to run researches on other products like existing/potential 3rd party systems, competitors and potential partners
*Provide analysis of findings
*Writing up documentations and guides for internal use; become an expert on those systems for example understanding and documenting the ins and outs of email integrations and spam rules

Skills & Experience
*A degree in Maths or a Maths-based degree
*Technically minded
*Exceptional written and spoken English
*Due to international expansion, fluency in a European language is desirable although not mandatory.

You will have an aptitude for learning and assimilating information with ease, be able to adapt to new situations and be driven and motivated and always keen to go the extra mile.

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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Solutions Consultant

We are currently recruiting for a dynamic and developing organisation in Maidstone that are seeking to recruit a Solutions Consultant to join their business.
The role will require you to provide support to both Partners and Customers which includes the provision of technical assistance both before and during production “live” use of the company products and services.
You will become an expert in all of the company’s solutions and are responsible for ensuring that each project or support case is managed through to successful completion.
The team also provides cover outside of normal working hours, from 9am – 5pm on Saturday and 10am – 5pm on Sundays and bank holidays. You will be required to take part in a flexible shift pattern alongside other members of the team to ensure that these hours are also covered. Additional remuneration will be offered for these extra hours, or time off in lieu at the managers discretion.

Duties will include:

*Provide product integration consultancy, advice and testing services
*Provide support to partners and end-user customers
*Ensuring that issues are effectively captured and allocated the required priority levels
*Taking ownership of a project or support case
*Investigating reported issues in detail, gaining evidence and escalating when necessary
*Ensuring that regular communication with customers is maintained during an on-going investigation
*When resolving issues ensuring that the root cause is established as well as getting the partner/customer operational as soon as possible
*Demonstrating a willingness to understand new features and solutions as they are released
*Ensuring adequate information is recorded in the Helpdesk system
*Following defined processes for logging of issues and escalation of issues to senior team members
*Maintaining a high standard of communication within the team, with their immediate supervisor and with other teams within the company
*Maintaining levels of product knowledge

Skills and experience required:

*Experience in a similar support role
*Thorough understanding of applications that run as a Windows service and the administrative tasks involved
*Knowledge of Linux, Apple iOS and Android environments
*Familiarity with Installation/Updating and Uninstallation of Windows drivers and Windows software
*Experience of Web Services (utilising both XML and JSON)
*Working knowledge of SQL commands
*Extensive knowledge of Windows operating systems (Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10).
*Experience of using remote control packages to access client environments
*Excellent problem-solving skills
*The ability to multi-task and cope under pressure
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to confidently interact with customer and company staff at all levels
*A logical and analytical approach to issue investigations
*Dynamic and meticulous approach to work at all times

Apply now for this fantastic 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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Technical Project Manager

Technical Project Manager – Are you an up and coming Technical Project Manager with circa 2 years experience? Maybe your career to date has been mainly technical with some project management experience and you are looking for your next step in your career? Are you interested in working with a VP who in my opinion is brilliant (I have worked with for years)? She is full of energy, passion, and ideas which is just infectious.
If the above appeals, this is your opportunity to work in a vibrant forward-thinking technology company working with SaaS, artificial intelligence and machine learning that brings transformative solutions that are proven to help B2B organisations visualise, identify and engage with their customers.

You will be working as part of the Product Team and with our software developers to help plan, estimate and deliver features and enhancements on our core products, as well as strategic larger projects.
You will be expected to have a hands-on approach and strive to understand the assigned products, their roadmap, and their technical backgrounds, as well as how these fit within the overall product portfolio and strategic business goals.
As an Agile coach, you will be working with the teams and empowering them to iteratively improve upon their processes to increase visibility, teamwork and cooperation, quality and throughput.

Key Responsibilities:
● Software delivery lifecycle management
● Tracking and reporting delivery progress against estimates and product roadmaps
● Highlighting and communicating risk around project delays
● Facilitating teams in providing realistic estimates and measuring velocity
● Removing impediments to sprint and release goals
● Managing coordination with other teams and business units in order to minimise delays and drive projects to completion
● Track time spent by teams on non-project tasks and ad-hoc requests. Work with development teams and management to find ways to predict and mitigate these kinds of requests
● Agile Coach & Scrum Master
● Facilitating teams in identifying and resolving process inefficiencies
● Helping teams to be self-organised, and to focus on high quality
● Assist the assigned product managers with technical testing and investigations to ensure
quality deliveries of features

Skills & Experience
● Excellent communication and ability to discuss tasks to a level of detail appropriate to the audience
● Understanding of different software development management processes. Should be able to describe the differences between, for example, Waterfall, Scrum, Kanban and have strong opinions on when each approach might be effective.
● Proven experience working with software development teams. Technically minded in order to understand developer challenges and communicate them effectively outside of the team.
● Due to international expansion, fluency in a European language is desirable although not mandatory.

To summarise this role requires someone to be very hand-on, to understand the assigned products and work out how these fit within the overall product portfolio and strategic goals. You will be comfortable working with an offshore tech team and you will have a good understanding of different software management processes. You will have an aptitude for learning and assimilating information with ease, be able to adapt to new situations and be driven and motivated and always keen to go the extra mile. You will excel at managing a talented and an ambitious team who are keen to drive the business forward.

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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