The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 19 February 2017 16:04:33 +0000 Trainee Digital Support Specialist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150743/Trainee%2520Digital%2520Support%2520Specialist.html 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... 17 February 2017 12:12:42 +0000 UX Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150662/UX%2520Designer.html UX Designer Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + benefits Location : Edinburgh A 150 year old company founded on the principles of self-reliance and community, Royal London is the UK's largest mutual pensions, insurance and investment company. Group businesses provide around 9.1 million policies and employ 3,179 people across operations in London, Bath, Edinburgh, Wilmslow, Glasgow and Reading, with Group funds under management of £101 billion. Owned by our members, rather than by shareholders, our financial performance is robust over both the short and long term. Our aim is to become the most trusted and recommended provider of insurance and investment products in the eyes of our customers. We have an exciting permanent opportunity for an experienced UX Designer to join our small design team based in Edinburgh. The successful candidate will work closely with key business stakeholders and project teams taking ownership for delivering user experience designs. You will work with the proposition teams to help shape the customer journey, conceptualise design and prototype ideas which deliver the most effective products and features for our customers whilst meeting the business strategic goals. Key responsibilities: Work with Proposition teams to help shape the customer journeys required to best deliver our desired strategic goals Work with Proposition and project teams to conceptualise design and prototype ideas which deliver the most effective products and features for our customers Own and drive user research activities with key stakeholders/customers to... 17 February 2017 12:12:42 +0000 PHP Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150666/PHP%2520Developer.html We have a new role in central Glasgow for a PHP developer with solid Symfony skills. This is a cracking new role with an exciting company in Glasgow who are going through a period of strong growth. You will be working on the development of websites and web applications using the latest technologies. The ideal candidate will be a PHP developer with strong Symfony skills (ideally 2 years plus) and a strong understanding of design patterns. You will be really passionate about development and be keen to contribute your ideas to the development of the products. You should have solid experience with relational databases and any MongoDB (or similar) would be very useful. On the Front End you should have decent CSS3, HTML5 and Javascript skills (any JS frameworks experience would be ideal). Version control experience is essential and experience with RESTful APIs would be good too. The company is growing quickly so they can offer lots of interesting work as well as excellent career progression opportunities as they expand. To find out more get in touch - call Eddie Docherty or send your CV to (see below) 17 February 2017 12:12:42 +0000 Full Stack Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150667/Full%2520Stack%2520Web%2520Developer.html My client who is a Scottish success story is currently looking for an experienced Full Stack Developer to join their team on a permanent basis. This is an excellent opportunity to join an established business, working with current edge technology and driving innovation from the front. What will the role involve? You will be utilising JavaScript and Python to develop and test web applications You will be working with closely with other teams within the business to fully understand the requirements in order to correctly design and create user interfaces What skills do I need? Experience in JavaScript and Python Knowledge and experience in Front End technologies Experience in automated testing Degree qualified What do I get in return? My client are offering a competitive salary and benefits package along with the opportunity to join a truly innovative business that prides itself on driving technology and building a team that inspires technical excellence. For more information please call Farrah Ather or apply directly. 17 February 2017 11:11:12 +0000 Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150640/Web%2520Developer.html This company is looking for a motivated web developer to work on existing, new and in-house projects. You will be comfortable with web development and have a deep understanding of new and existing technologies. Including being comfortable with introducing new technologies and techniques to the business. Salary: £24,000 plus incentives You will be solely responsible for client's development work, maintenance and uptime of their websites. Not as daunting as it sounds if you keep an eye on it. Requirements / Skills: - HTML / CSS - PHP (Laravel, Code Igniter) 3+ years experience - JavaScript: JQuery / AngularJS 1 / 1+ years experience - Experience using APIs - Test Driven Development - Understanding of code versioning tools - We use BitBucket - Familiarity with tools such as Photoshop is a plus. - Full LAMP stack knowledge - AJAX/JSON/XML development Personal Qualities - Ability to work in a fast-paced environment as part of a multi-disciplined team. - Good organisational skills and an ability to prioritise own workload. - Ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines. - A keen interest in web based technologies and desire to learn and keep up to date with latest trends and developments. - Excellent communication skills for communicating within the team technically and with non-technical members of the business. - Enthusiastic with a can-do attitude. Not required but would be nice to have: - Interest in the betting industry - Experience with Tasty Igniter Their team: They are a small team with big ambitions. They move fast, are constantly looking for... 13 February 2017 23:11:37 +0000 Service Design Researcher http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150314/Service%2520Design%2520Researcher.html Service Design Researcher - Service Transformation, Workshops, Design - 3 months - Edinburgh Our major client based in Edinburgh has an exciting opportunity for a Service Design Researcher to contribute to an ongoing digital portfolio of projects. You will be responsible for the design and facilitation of service design workshops , delivering creative design engagements and providing training on service design and skills sharing. Essential Skills: Experience of working on service design projects Excellent communication (verbal and visual) design skills Strong strategic thinking skills Experience of incorporating multiple points of view on service transformation challenges The ideal candidate will hold a Master's degree in a relevant area - for example service design, design innovation, design ethnography/anthropology - and will have previous experience in the design and delivery of training. Parity - Source, Develop, Transform Parity Professionals Ltd acts in the capacity of an Employment Business when providing contract work finding services. 06 February 2017 09:09:49 +0000 PHP Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/149732/PHP%2520Developer.html 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...