The Drum Jobs 20 January 2017 07:07:39 +0000 Trainee Digital Support Specialist Behind first-class combat communications lies a first-class support structure. Just like anywhere else, for effective communications in the battlefield you need electricity, lighting and a trusted set of hands to get it where it needs to go. Our Digital Support Specialists ensure communication keeps flowing by managing, delivering and installing communications infrastructure to the battlefield and military bases. And, while doing so, they gain qualifications, experiences and a few friends along the way. BECOME A BETTER YOU Our Digital Support Specialists are there whenever and wherever we need them. Whether it's on base, in the battlefield or in a civilian crisis, we rely on Digital Support Specialists to transport and install power and lighting systems wherever needed. Whether you're responsible for delivering the infrastructure and maintaining inventory or working as an engineer, this is a role full of excitement, responsibility and rewards. WORLD-CLASS TRAINING Basic training will teach you soldier skills, like how to survive outdoors and fire weapons. The training will also develop your fitness before you progress at the Royal School of Signals. After your basic training, you'll start learning the specialist skills, you need to excel in your role. And, once you finish Phase 2 training, you'll be ready for all the exciting new adventures about to come your way. GAIN QUALIFICATIONS The Army will pay for you to gain valuable qualifications. These could include: Foundation Modern Apprenticeship A variety of driving licences NVQ Level 2 in IT... 19 January 2017 19:07:48 +0000 PHP Developer This company is currently looking for an enthusiastic Developer to join their growing Operations team. The position will be based at their office in South Gyle to the West of Edinburgh and will entail working on their PHP web application and Android handheld solution. This is a real opportunity for you to grow as a developer, with a chance to work closely with their senior team and customers to bring technical strategies to a company that works with blue chip clients. The ideal candidate will possess the following: - PHP development skills with an excellent understanding of object-oriented code - Experience with MVC frameworks (Symfony, Zend, Laravel, etc) - Experience of consuming external data services (e.g. RESTful services), including the ability to programmatically interact with data formats including XML and JSON - Worked with source control systems such as Subversion or Git - MySQL exposure - Experience of writing languages other than PHP (Java, C++, Perl, etc) - Good knowledge of HTML, CSS, JS & other front-end skills - Good working knowledge of the Linux CLI - Ability to work to deadlines in a fast-paced environment. - Client facing experience. - Excellent communication skills The successful candidates will be given the opportunity to grow and define their own path within the company. You will be a valued member of the team and will get to hone your leadership skills by mentoring other staff. You will have the privilege of working in a relaxed but also serious atmosphere. No one will be barking orders, they want people who will think about solutions, solve... 17 January 2017 19:07:19 +0000 Content Officer - Glasgow - Digital Content - 3 months Content Officer - Glasgow - Digital Content - 3 months Content Officer required for an initial 3-month contract position with a key public sector client in Glasgow. You will be working in a fast-paced, multi-cultural environment and will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and enthusiasm. Essential: Proven ability to plan, manage, create and edit consistently high quality digital content quickly and to deadlines, and manage relationships with internal customers is vital. Experience of using Google Analytics to measure digital content Ability to interpret data to produce reports on the impact of digital content HTML experience Desireable: Experience of working in a project management capacity Awareness of content strategies and meta data Experience of Markdown applications The successful candidate for this post will either hold or be willing to obtain a Basic Disclosure Scotland Certificate. Parity - Source, Develop, Transform Parity Professionals Ltd acts in the capacity of an Employment Business when providing contract work finding services.