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First up, we've got a rack of jobs at GBG Plc, for positions it wants filled across the world. GBG says it stands as the global technology specialist in fraud, location and identity data intelligence. And it has numerous vacancies to fill:

Developer, UK, Flexible

You will be an experienced engineer who enjoys working in a highly effective agile team and who is an outstanding problem solver and enjoys facing software engineering and technical challenges.

What you will do, amongst other things..

  • Deliver high quality technical solutions to meet the business requirements.
  • Communicate effectively with other members of the team and GBG, adapting your communication to suit the needs of the audience.
  • Ensure software quality standards used within the team are maintained or improved.

Find out more and apply for this role here

Cloud/Devops Engineer, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Technology team is the engine that supports and delivers Fraud and Compliance solutions globally and at pace. You will be part of a team who continually build and improve innovative technologies that form products and solutions to our customers. These products take diverse and semi-structured data and use it to provide capabilities to detect intelligent patterns that makes customers safer, helps them to manage risk and provide frictionless customer experiences.

You have passion for working with different cloud technologies and experience in implementing portable deployment strategies. You will be working as part of a high pace technology team aiming to deliver next generation technology capabilities to our products and solutions.

(Some of) what you will do:

  • Develop solutions across build engineering, cloud migrations, containerisation, deployment and configuration management practices
  • Be responsible for Continuous integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) process implementation

Find out more and apply for this role here

Information Security Analyst (flexible location)

The InfoSec Team: Are accountable for GBG's Information Security, Security Architecture, Security Compliance, Security Awareness, Security Operations and Information Security Risk Management.

The Role: Information Security Analyst is responsible for the support of GBG's group wide ISMS.

What you'll do:

  • Support the delivery of the GBG Cyber Strategy, Services, Capabilities and Group CISO across GBG
  • Assist the implementation of GBG Information Security services as part of the CISO function
  • Work as directed by the Information Security Management Team to influence and support the positive management of GBG security risks and remediation activities

For more information and to apply for this role, click here

iOS Developer - London, UK

Our Mobile Journey Capture Service team is working on one of the most cutting-edge products in the company. We take software built from other core functionality teams in the company, such as the Document Expert System team, and optimise their performance on mobile devices. You will be responsible for the development of libraries and applications that utilise GBG core libraries on mobile to create world-class products. These products will assist customers in providing a smooth onboarding and ID authentication process. You will be working on products dedicated to helping customers using our technology on the latest mobile devices.

The Role: GBG's vision is to be the globally recognised leader and pioneer in automated Identity technology, pushing the limits of science and technology to enable fast and secure on-boarding for our customers' business models. On mobile platforms, we can make this technology accessible to a much larger and technologically advanced group of users. As an out-of-the-box creative tech mind, you will be building scalable mobile SDKs and apps including other activities that exist in software development lifecycle.

You will:

  • Be part of a team of developers working together to deliver quality software at pace
  • Support the development of GBG technology on mobile platforms
  • Demonstrate excellent coding practices adhering to OOP principles
  • Help with other operational tasks such as preparing and deploying systems and packages within the iOS ecosystem
  • Implement and test work against agreed acceptance criteria
  • Create user documentation and manuals for both users and developers

Click here for more information and want to apply for this role

IT Systems Administrator, London, UK

The IT Service Management team manages all aspects of internal IT service requirements including support of our team members on the systems and tools that they need daily in order to successfully carry out their roles. We ensure that services are available for team members to utilise and that such services are the best option available to GBG in terms of quality, performance and cost. We strive for a timely response whilst providing the best customer experience we can.

The Role: Reporting to the Regional IT Operations Manager and under the direction of the Senior Systems Administrator, you will conduct internal user support under the Investigations function in accordance with the departmental service level agreements; maintain the local network and infrastructure; assist Service Desk colleagues to be an escalation point for them where possible; contribute towards project delivery; to ensure Service Desk procedures are followed correctly.

What you will do:

  • Manage incoming support calls from end users via both telephone, e-mail and chat
  • Proactively monitor the services, resolve events before they become incidents
  • Work with end users to identify and deliver required responses to service incidents and requests
  • Prioritise and schedule problems

For more information and to apply for this role, click here

Jira Administrator - Chester, UK

We're looking for someone who can administer, evolve and support our Jira Cloud instance and the wider internal Atlassian toolset. You will be an experienced JIRA administrator who is an outstanding problem solver and enjoys facing technical challenges and delivering value for key stakeholders within the business. We are looking for someone with a genuine desire to help and support team members so that we can all achieve our best.

What you will do:

  • Be responsible for proactively administering and supporting our Atlassian suite of tools, including JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket and a number of additional add-ons
  • Administer and support existing JIRA projects (Software and Service Desk) as well as designing and implementing new ones
  • Develop strong relationships with key stakeholders and business users to standardise the way in which Atlassian is used across the business

For more information and to apply for this role, click here

Lead UI Developer - Worcester, UK

The Technology team's vision is to build and deliver the best possible products for our customers across Location, Identity and Fraud. We have a team of the best and most engaged people, move at pace to deliver for our customers, whilst acting collaboratively and driving innovation in everything we do. You'll be part of the delivery team for GBG's Identity business unit working on building a brand new self-serve web platform. The team is focussed on developing solutions taking advantage of the latest in scalable web technologies.

As a Lead Front-end Web Developer you will be leading a team of developers who are working on a fully fledged self-serve web portal for our suite of products with the aim to be able to rapidly add new products and services to the portal. You will take ownership of maintenance of the portal on an ongoing basis and developing web tools which enable our customers to integrate our products with zero supervision.

You'll also:

  • Provide technical leadership and help to continually improve an engaged delivery team
  • Ensure the team can deliver to their commitments through helping to manage the resolution of blocking issues
  • Coach, mentor and advise other members of the delivery team to help them continually improve their skills and become better
  • Set and monitor effective software quality standards used within the team
  • Challenge the status quo (technologies and/or processes) to help improve delivery within the team
  • Break down proposed developments into short sprints
  • Be forthcoming about ideas and continuous improvements for any of our components

Click here for more information or to apply for this role

Security Operations Analyst, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Technical Security team are accountable for GBG's Information Security, Security Architecture, Security Compliance, Security Awareness, Security Operations and Information Security Risk Management Activities.

You'll be responsible for supporting the Sec Ops Manager and overseeing GBG Security Operations activity, improving and challenging existing processes and procedures in a very agile and fast moving information security environment. You'll also:

  • Operate within a global team that takes responsibility for the security monitoring of key technologies and tools across the estate
  • Provide effective analysis and triage and handing of security information and events including the review and analysis of logs and prepare regular detailed reports with recommendations for improvement
  • Identify security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of the company's network, systems, applications and new technology initiatives
  • Assist in updating/developing, implementing and operating run books, operating processes and procedures

Click here for more information and to apply

Senior Systems Administrator - Chester, UK

The IT Service Management team manages all aspects of internal IT service requirements including support of our team members on the systems and tools that they need daily in order to successfully carry out their roles. We ensure that services are available for team members to utilise and that such services are the best option available to GBG in terms of quality, performance and cost. We strive for a timely response whilst providing the best customer experience we can.

Reporting to the Regional IT Operations Manager, the role of the Senior Systems Administrator is to provide IT support in accordance with the departmental service level agreements working in the investigations function; maintain the local network and infrastructure; assist the ITSM support function and be an escalation point for them where possible; contribute towards project delivery; and ensure ITSM procedures are followed correctly.

What you will do:

  • Manage incoming support calls from end users via official logging methods
  • Work with end users to identify and deliver required responses to service incidents
  • Prioritise and schedule problems
  • Fix reported incidents/service end user support requests where possible and ensure that escalations from the Initial Support function are addressed and managed in line with departmental procedures

For more information and to apply for this role click here

UI Developer, Worcester, UK

The Technology team's vision is to build and deliver the best possible products for our customers across Location, Identity and Fraud. We have a team of the best and most engaged people, move at pace to deliver for our customers, whilst acting collaboratively and driving innovation in everything we do.

You'll be a part of the delivery team for GBG's Identity business unit, working on building a brand new self-serve web platform. The team is focused on developing solutions taking advantage of the latest in scalable web technologies. As a front-end web developer you will be developing a fully-fledged self-serve web portal for our suite of products with the aim to be able to rapidly add new products and services. You'll take ownership of maintenance of the portal on an ongoing basis and developing web tools which enable our customers to integrate our products with zero supervision.

You'll also:

  • Be part of the GBG technical team and work on assigned tasks in this area
  • Break down proposed developments into short sprints
  • Be forthcoming about ideas and continuous improvements for any of our components
  • Develop and deploy UI components, websites and APIs
  • Actively maintain and improve the UI components, websites and APIs once they are delivered
  • Troubleshoot and resolve bugs

Click here to find out more and apply for this role

Next up, we have a role from Linaro in Cambridgeshire. Linaro has driven open source software development on Arm since its foundation in 2010, providing the tools, Linux kernel quality and security needed for a solid foundation to innovate on, apparently.

IT Infrastructure Engineer, UK

Part of the Information Technology Services team at Linaro with responsibility for operational IT systems throughout the company. We are seeking a systems administrator who can work in a self-assured professional manner rather than follow a scripted path. You will be working in an independent and distributed environment coupled with close team interactions.

You will work full time in our Cambridgeshire office. Working from home will be occasionally permitted. Some international travel is required. Some out-of-hours work is required. Opportunities for professional development are available, and continuing professional development is both encouraged and expected.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • End-user support through our ticket system
  • Service desk ticket review to identify underlying problems and common issues
  • Creation and maintenance of end-user documentation
  • Creation and maintenance of internal documentation
  • Daily review of backup, maintenance and IT management script output, handling issues as they occur and escalating when required.
  • Collaboration on infrastructure improvements to reduce maintenance workload
  • Monitoring application release versions and patches, implementing patching, upgrades and scheduled maintenance
  • Administration and support of applications provided by IT Services running on Linux-based servers, including Atlassian products, Mailman and Discourse
  • Administration of infrastructure running on Amazon Web Services
  • Creation of standardized system administration procedures which produce repeatable success stories
  • Setup, support, and tear-down of temporary office, development and demonstration spaces at Linaro Connect conferences. This includes issuing and collecting equipment such as monitors, keyboards, mice, printers, cabling and other desktop ICT equipment
  • Provide out-of-hours support for very infrequent "critical" tickets.
  • Assisting the rest of the department in other duties as required.

Required skills and experience:

  • At least two years of Linux-based systems and applications administration experience in a corporate environment
  • Strong knowledge of Ubuntu or Debian
  • Scripting, preferably Bourne shell and Python
  • Demonstrable experience of architecting and administering Amazon Web Services, with a minimum of EC2, Route 53, IAM and CloudWatch
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English, both verbally and written. Clear communication using email and instant messaging is essential to this role.
  • Ability and willingness to travel internationally
  • Ability to be productive in a globally distributed team through self-discipline and self-motivation, delivering according to a schedule
  • Demonstrable logical problem-solving skills
  • Using service desk software to resolve issues, escalating when appropriate

Desired skills and experience:

Experience working with software development teams.

For more information, contact Diane Cheshire, here

Next up we've got three roles from Bianor Services, a company with more than 20-year history in building custom software solutions, delivering IT business consultancy, Quality Assurance, and support for the likes of IBM, Duracell, P&G, NATO, and the EU. Bianor has offices in New York, USA, and Sofia, Bulgaria, but offers remote work as well. Here are the jobs...

Java Developer at Bianor Services, Sofia, Bulgaria (or remote)

We are looking for a talented Java Developer to join our team working on a challenging project for a big broadcast satellite service provider in the USA. You will be part of Bianor team that owns the complete development life cycle – from planning and requirements gathering to testing, integration, and support.

We are looking for a team player with:

  • Analytical and problem-solving thinking
  • A mature understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Experience in Spring and Hibernate

For more information and to apply click here

C++ Developer at Bianor Services, Sofia, Bulgaria (or remote)

If you have experience with C/C++, GNU/Linux OS on the server level, and Core Java, and you are willing to learn more, then you are the optimum fit. Bianor is now scaling up a team designing and implementing software solutions for a big broadcast satellite service provider in the USA.

Your role would be to:

  • Participate in the smooth integration of the embedded Java VM with native C/C++ libraries as well as the existing Java codebase
  • Analyze regressions found by automated tests and crash logs
  • Troubleshoot issues like memory corruption, memory leaks, and performance degradation in Core Java and C/C++ software modules

Click here for more information and to apply

Python Developer at Bianor Services, Sofia, Bulgaria (or remote)

If you are interested in:

  • Designing the testing strategy and scenarios for software stack running on the satellite set-top boxes
  • Writing Python code to automate tests against the software on the STBs
  • Analyzing test results and iteratively improve and extend the tests

... then this job ad is for you.

Bianor is looking for a Python experienced developer with hands-on testing software services on API level and know-how in troubleshooting software issues, to join a team developing systems, used by millions of customers of a big broadcast satellite service provider in the USA.

For more information and to apply click here

Our final role for this week is from Consult Red, which claims to be a trusted partner to the digital media industry and beyond, driving innovation and delivering support through the entire product development journey. It says it applies cutting-edge experience in product development, hardware, embedded and cloud technology to help companies in all sectors to deliver connected devices and systems. Here's the job...

Senior Embedded Software Engineer, Shipley, UK

We're looking for a talented Senior Embedded Software Engineer with a proven track record of software development using C++ and/or Java in an embedded environment, to work on cutting-edge embedded software projects, as a part of an agile team.

You will work in an agile environment reporting to a Group Lead or Project Manager and will have considerable exposure to our clients and other partners. You'll be a key part of planning, design, development, debugging and integration of embedded software modules for cutting edge broadcast and internet TV receivers (set-top boxes). You'll create new features while also supporting the C++ debugging team, which will be around a 60/40 split of your time. Most importantly, your work will help deliver a much-needed service for society in lockdown – quick and easy access to some of the World's best digital TV services.

What you'll need to bring:

  • Strong experience with C, C++ or Java in an embedded Linux or Android environment
  • Strong debugging and problem-solving skills
  • Experienced developing and debugging multithreaded and/or multi-process code
  • Ability to understand complex issues and discuss them via phone, email and other methods
  • Flexible, proactive, can-do approach

Experience with any of the following is useful, although not required...

Object Orientated programming in C++ or Java | UML diagramming | C++11 | STL or frameworks such as Qt | Embedded or mobile Java | JNI | Linux kernel | drivers | GCC | GDB | TDD and Unit Testing frameworks such as Google Test | Mockito | JUnit and similar | Software development for consumer electronics or TV | Audio, Video & TV standards | Networking protocols and standards including TCP/IP | Wi-Fi | UPnP | DLNA | HLS or MPEG-DASH | Agile, Scrum methodologies

For more information or to apply, click here.

That concludes another week or our free job listings. Good luck, stay safe, see you next week. ®


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