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PROJECT MANAGER

Location: Meath Contact: Nollaig Leydon Skills Keywords: Solvency 2

Description: 6+ month contract for a Project Manager with Solvency ll and Regulatory experience...

Description: 6+ month contract for a Project Manager with Solvency ll and Regulatory experience.
Based just outside of Dublin
• At least 5 years Project Management experience, coupled with a relevant professional qualification such as PMP or PRINCE2
• Typically at least 3 years experience within the financial services / insurance sector in project management role(s)
• Experience in and understanding of IT system development projects
• Proven track record in the delivery of projects in a multi-cultural team environment
• Educated to degree level
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• A self-starter with the ability to work to tight deadlines in a small team environment
Responsibilities:
Responsibility for the successful implementation of the Solvency II regulatory requirements
Planning and monitoring of the Solvency II programme and related sub-project deliverables
Management of cross functional project team(s)
Setting team goals and directing the day-to-day activities of the Solvency II project team members
Full involvement in the project planning, requirements analysis, solution design and full implementation of change
Establishment and ongoing management of relationships with internal and external suppliers
Responsibility for project communication and management of all stakeholders
Project risk and issue management
Reporting to Programme Steering Committee and Executive Committee

Send your updated CV ASAP for consideration.
Immediate Start.
Attractive package for the right candidate.

Apply now to Nollaig@eolas.ie for more details on the role.


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ref: CW6601

IT MANAGER , IT DIRECTOR

Location: Dublin Contact: Nollaig Leydon Skills Keywords: PRINCE , PMI , FINANCIAL SERVICES

Description: Interim IT Director required for Top Financial Services Company in Dublin...

Description: Interim IT Director required for Top Financial Services Company in Dublin.

Experience
This is a senior level role and requires a highly experienced individual with at least 15+ years’ experience within IT – at least five of which must be at a Senior level
This role requires a combination of detailed business knowledge together with an understanding of the technologies required to run a modern fast growing Financial Services business
Relevant degree coupled with relevant qualifications in project management, business analysis, system testing and IT service management
Background in COBIT, or similar IT management & governance framework. An ITIL qualification would be desirable.
The ability to effectively communicate up to executive and Board level and be able to relate complex issues in a simplistic, understandable manner
This is a 12 month contract opportunity paying a very attractive Salary / or Daily rate for the right candidate
Apply now to Nollaig@eolas.ie for quick turnaround.


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ref: CW6582

BUSINESS ANALYST

Location: Dublin Contact: Nollaig Leydon Skills Keywords: FINANCIAL SERVICES

Description: Business Analyst with Life Assurance experience required for 6 month Daily Rate contract in Dublin 1 • Working with the Business Users to identify, gather and document requirements, through...

Description: Business Analyst with Life Assurance experience required for 6 month Daily Rate contract in Dublin 1

• Working with the Business Users to identify, gather and document requirements, through workshop facilitation and one-to-one interviews with key business stakeholders
• Producing documentation that can be clearly understood by the business users and that can be readily used by In-house development to design and build technical solutions
• Act as the key point of contact between Business Users and In-house development in communicating requirements and feeding back technical interpretations

Please contact Nollaig via email or call me at 01 2866666 if you are looking for a new contract Mainframe role.



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ref: CW6581

TEST ANALYST , QUALITY ASSURANCE

Location: Dublin Contact: Nollaig Leydon Skills Keywords: TESTER , FINANCIAL SERVICES

Description: 4 month Daily Rate Contract for Test Analyst with Life Insurance experience based in Dublin 1 Great Client and Great Location The Job Reporting to the QA Manager the Senior QA Analyst will be...

Description: 4 month Daily Rate Contract for Test Analyst with Life Insurance experience based in Dublin 1
Great Client and Great Location

The Job
Reporting to the QA Manager the Senior QA Analyst will be responsible for the planning, development, documentation and execution of functional requirements and system integration Test Plans within a Life Assurance systems environment.
This position is suited to an experienced QA Test analyst, with proven Life Assurance and QA testing experience.
Apply now with your updated CV for a quick turnaround.

Eolas are a Preferred Supplier with this Client.
Attractive Daily rate on offer and possible extension..
Apply now to nollaig@eolas.ie
Please register your CV with us on the following link:- www.eolas.ie/reg_form.php



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ref: CW8870

PROJECT MANAGER

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: BANKING , FINANCIAL SERVICES

Description: Banking Project Manager contract Project Manager Daily Rate - €450 circa 6 month PM role open The skills below are essential for successful candidates !! 1...

Description: Banking Project Manager contract

Project Manager Daily Rate - €450 circa

6 month PM role open
The skills below are essential for successful candidates !!
1. hands on project management experience; proven and demonstrable experience
2. budget management- project finances/project reporting.
3. good communication skills – experienced dealing with banking applications (Infrastructure or Applications)
4. experienced managing staff within a project environment ie has had experience where has directly managed development and test staff
Please contract Peter Kirby in Eolas Recruitment on 01 286 66 66 or email me a revised resume to peter@eolas.ie


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ref: CW8453

BUSINESS ANALYST , SYSTEM ANALYST

Location: Dublin Central Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: Business Intelligence , DATA MODELING , DATAWAREHOUSING

Description: Business Analyst - 6 month - Daily Rate Contract Excellent client based in Dublin City Centre is looking for a Contract Business Analyst who comes from a solid background in Data warehouse or ...

Description: Business Analyst - 6 month - Daily Rate Contract
Excellent client based in Dublin City Centre is looking for a Contract Business Analyst who comes from a solid background in Data warehouse or business intelligence related projects.
Knowledge, Skills, Competencies:
o Minimum of 3 years' experience working in the Financial Services Sector with relevant technical and business work experience.
o IT Degree, technical training or equivalent work experience
o Knowledge & experience of agile methodologies would be an advantage
Experience on a data warehouse, business intelligence or a data project.
o Project Planning/Management:
Experience in multi-departmental, multi-year initiatives
Typically requires 3/4 or more years or relevant technical and business work experience.
Requires experience/indepth knowledge of business operations, requirements processing, business modelling concepts, information systems and software development life cycle knowledge and business process development or redesign.
o Relationships:
Ability to successfully work across all levels of the organisation.
Ability to manage vendor relationships.
Ability to manage key account relationships with other business units and through agreed forums and communication methods (bi-weekly reviews, providing status updates).
Ability to handle complex negotiations and to balance priorities across stakeholders.

For further information please contact Peter Kirby and to apply please email an updated CV or call 01 286 6666



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ref: CW5535

PROJECT MANAGER

Location: Dublin Central Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: Utilities Sector , MS PROJECT , MS PROJECT , GOVERNMENT , BUSINESS CHANGE/ TRANSFORMATION

Description: Project Manager - Daily Rate Contract Role - 12-24 month contract and rate is approx. €400-450 per day plus vat as the contract is long term for 2 years...

Description: Project Manager - Daily Rate Contract Role - 12-24 month contract and rate is approx. €400-450 per day plus vat as the contract is long term for 2 years.
Key responsibilities:
Management of project plans and schedules including:
• Development of an overall detailed project plan via, for example, a Microsoft project plan or some other similar software package, including clarification of scope, identification of activities and their interdependencies, the critical path for delivery and key milestones.
• Monitoring and reporting of progress for the overall programme.
• Identification, monitoring and reviewing of key issues and risks along with mitigation measures.
• Development of an integrated framework of processes to address the planning, delegation, monitoring and control of costs, timescales, quality, scope, risk and benefits from the project.
• Management of coordinated Regulatory bodies (RA) project management structures, plans and schedules across all detailed work streams.
• Management of interaction between the RA detailed design work streams and the SME implementation of market systems to facilitate the timely go-live date of the systems.
• Management of the project office and ensure good co-ordination, effective communications and working relationships within RA joint teams.
Management of stakeholder engagement including:
• Key stakeholder management including chairing of meetings when required.
• Interface between the RAs and external parties, including market participants, government departments and SME's.
• Organisation of working group meetings and stakeholder forum(s),
• Progress reporting to external groups.
Essential Requirements:
1. Project management experience (in excess of six years) with specific experience in project management as a lead project manager for a project of a similar size and which involves managing regulatory authority led work streams and coordination with work streams.
2. Specific experience of facilitating client and stakeholder engagement.
3. Experience/knowledge of the energy industry and associated terminology.
4. In depth understanding of the control and management of projects, in terms of the key support deliverables necessary to support and measure successful delivery.
5. Clear commercial acumen and analytical skills.
6. Experience overseeing procurement processes for appointment of external consultants.

For further information and to apply please email an updated CV to peter@eolas.ie or call 01 286 6666

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ref: CW4956

NETWORK ENGINEER

Location: Dublin Contact: Lorraine Bracken Skills Keywords: VMWARE , ACTIVE DIRECTORY

Description: Server Engineer Senior network Engineer Daily Rate Contract I am currently hiring an experienced Server Engineer to take an initial 3 month contract with a good financial client in...

Description: Server Engineer

Senior network Engineer

Daily Rate Contract



I am currently hiring an experienced Server Engineer to take an initial 3 month contract with a good financial client in Dublin City Centre.

Technical Skills

• Win Server 2008 – Administering – Understanding of group Policy
• Server maintenance & Management – DC Upgrade, DNS Zone Migration and Server Migrations
• Active Directory – Security Group Configuration – Group Policies, Distribution list amendments, DLS, Mailflows etc.
• Back Ups – Monitoring daily backups, daily checks – Backup Exec
• Anti-Virus – Monitoring, deploying, troubleshooting.
• Citrix
• VMware – string experience with virtual servers across global virtualization estate



Experience:
• Minimum 4-6 years’ experience
• Strong Server maintenance & mgt experience
• VMware experience and EMX host configuration
• Overall strong desktop experience supporting a large diverse support group


Daily rate is negotiable depending on experience- this is not a junior role - so only apply if you have 5+ years experience


HOW TO APPLY

Please email an updated CV with your daily rate and availability to lorraine@eolas.ie or call Lorraine in Eolas Recruitment on 01 286 66 66



Skills : VMware – Active Directory – Win Server – Exchange - BackUps - Citrix

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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: MS SQL SERVER , SQL SERVER

Description: Excellent client has a new project and they are looking for 2 contract SQL Server Developers (MCTS) for 3-6 months in length on a daily rate basis with > 4 years’ experience in: • Requirements...

Description: Excellent client has a new project and they are looking for 2 contract SQL Server Developers (MCTS) for 3-6 months in length on a daily rate basis with > 4 years’ experience in:
• Requirements Analysis
• End to end Microsoft BI solution development
• Database design
• ETL development using SSIS
• OLAP Cube with SSAS
• Reporting with SSRS
If you are interested please contact Peter Kirby on 01 2866666 or email me ASAP.


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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: C# , SQL SERVER , MS SQL SERVER

Description: C# Consultant- Contract Daily Rate - 4-6 months - Start Date ASAP Overview: A new project for 2015 kicking off and my client is looking for four C# Consultants with strong Database skills...

Description: C# Consultant- Contract Daily Rate - 4-6 months - Start Date ASAP
Overview:
A new project for 2015 kicking off and my client is looking for four C# Consultants with strong Database skills. The project will be based in Dublin City Centre.
Skills:
- 4-5 years C# Development and DB Development skills
- Be able to work as a consultant and hit the ground running
- Solid Customer interaction skills as the project will be on site for a large corporate client.
For further information and to apply, please email an updated CV to peter@eolas.ie or call 01 286 6666

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ref: CW8363

TECHNICAL SUPPORT , SYSTEM ANALYST , APPLICATION SUPPORT

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: MOODLE , VIRTUAL LEARNING , E-LEARNING

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a Moodle/VLE Administrator to be responsible for configuring, maintaining and administrating the Moodle LMS application...

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a Moodle/VLE Administrator to be responsible for configuring, maintaining and administrating the Moodle LMS application.

My client is looking for a highly motivated individual to provide support to the IT Department within the organisation with specific responsibility for the Moodle VLE. The successful candidate will have considerable experience of VLE Site administration.
Responsibilities:

• Administer Moodle queries
• Provide technical support for queries in relation to Moodle
• Provide and prepare LMS consulting, training and technical documentation
• Provide day to day issue resolution and support to key stakeholders
• Regulate and enforce the Moodle style guide and course structure standards and guidelines
• Provide guidance on best practice in Moodle site/course structure in relation to online learning
• Stay current with technical trends and research improvements for the organisation's LMS.

Skill Set:

• Manage all Moodle courses/accounts/tools
• Assist the projects with future upgrades and backups to Moodle contents
• Management of Courses, including but not limited to; updating course properties, creating courses and enrolling users via enrolment keys and/or batch processing, course utilities i.e. import, export, archive, restore, etc., course configuration options, group(s) and site hierarchy management
• Provide support to stakeholders and internal teams in the area of multimedia storage, course cloning, coping, backing-up, retrieving and setup processes
• Execution of User Management, including but not limited to; user accounts: batch create users, change passwords, customize information, etc., organisation roles: i.e. create and assign
• Configure management and documentation of Reporting Environment and all custom reports
• System management pertaining to user registration, enrolment/un-enrolment and groups
• Monitoring of system effectiveness in satisfying user needs
• Working with end user support services for roll-out, issue resolution and quality user experiences
• Update information, news and all regarding data about the organisation and its programs and courses displayed at the landing page
• Manage all landing page content, modules and plug-ins
• Consult and support instructional designers and course developers about technical concerns for all courses
• Participates in special projects as needed

Requires:

• At least two years' experience in development and administration of Moodle LMS
• Working knowledge of relational database concepts, client-server concepts, systems security, authentication systems, disaster recovery, and service life cycles
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Good organizational skills
• Patience in stressful situations
• Attention to detail
• Self-motivated
• Excellent problem solving & Multitasking skills

Overview:
This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.

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ref: CW7895

TEAM LEADER , TEST ANALYST , QUALITY ASSURANCE

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Skills Keywords: ISTQB , TEST PLANS , FINANCIAL SERVICES

Description: QA Test Lead - Circa 58K plus bonus, pension and health care and other extras. Small Team of QA - 4 permanent resources in Dublin...

Description: QA Test Lead - Circa 58K plus bonus, pension and health care and other extras. Small Team of QA - 4 permanent resources in Dublin. The client is based in Dublin 2 close to Tara dart station
Summary
The purpose of this role is to manage IT related changes to systems in a controlled and effective fashion. The role involves implementing the testing phase of the change control process. Tasks will include preparing test plans, executing test cases, reporting results, co-ordinating UAT and managing the delivery of changes through to the production environment. The role will include managing multiple changes within test through to UAT and production as well as managing changes that are tested by other offshore testers.
The role also involves managing the systems test environments in conjunction with IT Operations.
Duties and responsibilities for QA Test Lead
Participate in all Project related meeting and get better Understanding about application and core requirement from business Team.
Planning resources for forthcoming test releases/projects
Creation and updating of test plans for a wide variety of investments systems and execution of tests on these systems
Record all test case results, anomalies and statuses and communicate same to development, business analysts, project managers and business sponsors
Co-ordinate test efforts carried out by business users across different functions, locations and involving third parties as required
Support and manage other testers and off shore testers
Support business user testing by providing appropriate test data and test conditions, supporting user test planning and ensuring change management processes are adhered to.
Manage and co-ordinate the set up of multiple applications and test environments and the refresh of data on said systems
Liaise with IT Operations and Developers to manage the release of code to the test system environments and Production systems environments in accordance with procedure
Liaise with business users to ensure all changes achieve the required level of User Acceptance testing prior to release
Ensure that the Change Management system is kept up to date with the current status of Changes that are being tested
Competencies for QA Test Lead
· Attention to quality and detail
· A history of working to tight project schedules and delivering successfully
· Motivated, enthusiastic individual with ability to work on own initiative
· Team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
· Ability to grasp and work with financial and newly developed in-house applications as well as overall understanding of system development lifecycles
· Comfortable working alongside both business users and IT technical staff.
Experience and Qualifications for QA Test Lead
A third level qualification in a systems or business related discipline is desirable
Develop and debug automated test scripts in QTP and HP QC ALM a plus
Experience with Broad Financial applications testing knowledge
Strong skills in data warehouse, data analysis and ETL, all a plus
Excellent knowledge of SQL / creating moderately complex SQL queries
Knowledge of mobile, web browser testing an advantage
Knowledge of understanding and working in XML and flat files.
At least 5-7 years of testing
Please contact Peter via email or call me at 01 2866666 if you are looking for a new contract.

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ref: CW5518

TEST ANALYST , QUALITY ASSURANCE

Location: Dublin Central Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: TEST AUTOMATION , LOADRUNNER

Description: Senior Performance Test – 3 months - Initially Contract Daily Rate The rate is approx. €450 per day plus vat for the right candidate...

Description: Senior Performance Test – 3 months - Initially Contract Daily Rate The rate is approx. €450 per day plus vat for the right candidate.
Applications are being sought for the position of a Senior Performance Tester for a large IT system implementation. The successful candidate will report directly to the Programme Test Manager.
Overview
Extremely technical in nature and with a proven track record in solution delivery, the Senior Performance Tester is responsible for designing, developing, and executing performance, load and stress tests in a custom development environment in line with agreed plans and strategies using HP LoadRunner and JMeter. As a senior member of a highly collaborative and dynamic test team, the Senior Performance Tester will provide strategy, mentoring, leadership and direction to other team members, as well as ensuring the quality of the team’s output is of a consistently high standard.
Role/Responsibilities
• Document and execute high quality performance/load/stress test plans for areas under custom development and test using HP LoadRunner and/or JMeter primarily but use of other tools or frameworks may also be required
• Analyse complex requirements and review acceptance criteria to ensure they are fit for purpose, testable and can have performance tests developed to explicitly test and guide acceptance
• Create comprehensive and well defined performance test scripts that are traceable back to requirements and scenarios
• Execute performance tests and interpret results to isolate issues
• Train and mentor junior / less experienced members of the Performance test team
• Lead/participate in defect triage discussions and challenge development or technical perception of severity
• Co-ordination of test activities and work as part of a dedicated team
• Contribute to management reporting including appropriate test metrics on planning, defects and execution.
• Ensure regression testing is performed in a manner that recognizes the risks of introducing defects into the environment
• Work closely with the development teams to provide information and direction to junior team members
• Escalate risks and issues to the appropriate level to ensure resolution
• Support test management in developing project plans and track against key milestone dates
Required Skills/Experience
• 8+ years dedicated test experience in a custom application development environment of which at least 5 should be gained from performance and load testing activities
• Proven track record in using HP LoadRunner for scripting and execution of performance and load testing
• Excellent SQL and database interrogation / monitoring skills
• Demonstrable capability to plan, develop and deliver performance test engagements on enterprise level application development on a number of projects
• Proven exposure to test management systems such as JIRA, Quality Centre
• Excellent oral and written communications; an ability to present and discuss technical information in a way that establishes rapport, persuades others, and gains understanding
• A self-starter with an ability to work to deadlines in a fast paced environment.
• Ability to react dynamically to changing priorities and requirements
• Must be very proactive and positive individual
Desirable skills
The following skills, while not essential, would be an advantage:
• Worked in Agile/scrum environments
• Experience of Oracle 10g/11g

Should you be interested in this role please contact Peter Kirby on +353 1 2866666 or peter@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


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ref: CW8545

NETWORK ENGINEER , SYSTEMS ENGINEER

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: NETWORKS

Description: My Dublin based Technology client currently requires a Server Support Analyst to join their team to help assist with server support...

Description: My Dublin based Technology client currently requires a Server Support Analyst to join their team to help assist with server support.

The candidate will also deploy patches to Microsoft server & client operating systems and undertake software deployments. They will share in the responsibility of maintaining the high standard of the I.T. server rooms, and manage data backups & restores, including tape handling. The candidate will also provide support to business users and their applications throughout the organisation.
Responsibilities:
The candidate will also provide assistance in deploying patches to Microsoft server & client operating systems and undertake software deployments. They will share in the responsibility of maintaining the high standard of the I.T. server rooms, and manage data backups & restores, including tape handling. The candidate will also provide 2nd level support to business users and their applications throughout the organisation.

Requirements:
Strong background of Microsoft Operating Systems ,SCCM, IIS, Exchange, VMware, Citrix, CommVault, Linux, Dell Hardware experience

Overview:
This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


Skillset: Server Support Analyst / Server Engineer /

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ref: CW7783

BUSINESS ANALYST , SYSTEM ANALYST

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: FINANCIAL SERVICES , REQUIREMENT GATHERING , BUSINESS CHANGE/ TRANSFORMATION

Description: IT Business Analyst - Daily Rate Contract - Start ASAP - Jan 2015 to 31st May 2015 - Excellent Client in Dublin City Centre...

Description: IT Business Analyst - Daily Rate Contract - Start ASAP - Jan 2015 to 31st May 2015 - Excellent Client in Dublin City Centre.
Responsibilities
To be accountable for the shaping, development and ownership of the end to end business solution, business analysis activities and development & management of business requirements to deliver the benefits across various sized projects. This includes ensuring the deliveries are aligned to business strategies and conform to time, cost, quality, benefit specifications and governance.
Relationships :
Strong relationships across the programme/project working with Project Managers, Development Teams, Test Managers, Business Analysts, Solution Designers, Business Sponsors and external suppliers (where appropriate).
Outputs and Outcomes:
• Provide business analysis on small, medium and large changes. Contribute to the formulation, recommendation, planning and delivery of strategically aligned initiatives
• Propose innovative solutions and alternative approaches
• Be able to operate in an environment where minimal start up information is available
• Ensure products are aligned to the Change and IT standards, frameworks, methodologies and governance which demonstrate intelligent analysis and include recommendations and proposals which deliver the customer outcomes. These should also promote and apply best practice
• Ensure that risks/issues are managed and/or escalated with solutions/options for resolution including where these compromise benefit delivery
• Support the development of the Cost Benefit Analysis
• Identify and manage internal, cross project and external dependencies
Essential Knowledge & Skills
• Ability to document requirements and to review and provide feedback on BRD's documented by other's on the team, ensuring that requirements are clear, concise and cover all elements.
• Experience of working in both an Agile and Waterfall working environment.
• Excellent, analytical, problem solving and influencing skills
• Excellent organisational / project management skills with experience and ability to manage multiple projects at one time, prioritise and re-prioritise where applicable; schedule work in the short term and into the future.
• Good facilitation skills both within a business and technical context.
• Good analytical, decision making and problem solving skills.
• Ability to support the QA and UAT team with any general queries or queries relating to projects assigned to them
• Understanding of the market/financial services industry and regulatory/legislation framework governing it.
• Knowledge of Requirements Definition and Requirements Management processes and associated techniques
• Experience working on complex assignments within a large scale organisation is desirable.
• Ability to use experience and subject matter expertise to challenge unnecessary processes and drive delivery at pace.
• Good verbal and written communication skills.
• Good negotiating and influencing skills with the ability to build relationships at the appropriate level.
This is an excellent contract paying a daily rate. Should you be interested please contact Peter on 01 2866666 or peter@eolas.ie.

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ref: CW5658

DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: SAP , AGILE

Description: My Dublin based financial client currently requires a Clarity Operations & Development Manager to join their team and be responsible for managing the administration of Clarity...

Description: My Dublin based financial client currently requires a Clarity Operations & Development Manager to join their team and be responsible for managing the administration of Clarity. You will be working with key User groups and Clarity Service Desk & Development teams to ensure Clarity meets agreed User service levels on an on-going basis and change requests are managed in an efficient manner.

Responsibilities:
Systems Management:
 Ensure that the daily, weekly , monthly and yearly cycles are completed in timely and effective manner
 Ensure that the monthly interfaces with SAP are completed within the agreed schedules
 Ensure that the integrity of the system and the underlying data is maintained at all times

Service Management:
 Ensure that appropriate service standards are agreed with Users and documented
 Ensure agreed appropriate MI is produced to relevant user groups re Clarity usage
 Investigate situations where service improvements are required and identify and progress remedial action required

Service Improvement:
Identify service improvement initiatives in consultation with key User groups and progress and implement agreed initiatives.

Change Requests:
 Maintain Change Requests Order Book, and manage engagement with all parties regarding the same
 Generate and communicate management information on agreed metrics regarding all change requests to key User groups
 Co-ordinate the execution of the order book, ensuring that Development team have appropriately prioritised change requests in accordance with customer expectations – to be agreed
 Ensure all System and User testing is appropriately documented and signed off

System Roadmap
Work as part of a team in the development and rollout of a system roadmap to ensure my client is comparable with other companies utilising the Clarity on demand model and that it proactively meets the future needs of our user base.

Key Requirements of this role:

Experience
 Technical background- In-depth understanding of Clarity and its underlying structures, the inter-relationship between its different modules and the interfaces with other applications.
 Experience in Project Management

Skills
 Strong analytical skills
 Business/Systems Analysis
 PMP / Other project management qualification an advantage but not essential

Group Behavioural Competencies
 Structured and organisationally strong
 Focused on achieving results
 Ability to work in a changing environment and be flexible in responding to User needs
 Thinking Strategically
 Making Decisions
 Problem solving

Overview:
This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


Skillset: Clarity Consultant / Clarity Development Manager

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ref: CW5424

PROJECT MANAGER

Location: Dublin Central Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: BANKING , FINANCIAL SERVICES

Description: Live Jan 2015 - Senior Project Manager - 6 month daily rate Contract - Dublin City Centre - Excellent Daily rates Available 1) The first role is more Infrastructure focussed (Lan/WAN/ Servers/...

Description: Live Jan 2015 - Senior Project Manager - 6 month daily rate Contract - Dublin City Centre - Excellent Daily rates Available
1) The first role is more Infrastructure focussed (Lan/WAN/ Servers/ Storage/ Virtualisation etc) and
The duties for both roles are below:
• Senior Manager/Architect level with 8+ years delivery experience in IT (Financial Services preferable);
• Experience in definition of infrastructure architecture within large scale data and system migration projects;
• Providing oversight, guidance and direction to Consultants and Associates on multiple concurrent and complex projects;
• Individual contributor who leverages IT management and technical skills to deliver high-impact results;
• Responsibility for all aspects of engagements such as risk management, project management and client relationships;
• Building strong relationships with stakeholders and senior members of the team;
• Drafting reports and presentations to explain our findings;
2) The second role is more Application Architecture Focused (SDLC, .Net, Core Banking Applications etc)
The duties for both roles are below:
• Senior Manager/Architect level with 8+ years delivery experience in IT (Financial Services preferable);
• Providing oversight, guidance and direction to Consultants and Associates on multiple concurrent and complex projects;
• Individual contributor who leverages IT management and application architect skills to deliver high-impact results;
• Responsibility for all aspects of engagements such as risk management, project management and client relationships;
• Experience in definition of application architectures within large scale data and system migration projects;
• Building strong relationships with stakeholders and senior members of the team;
• Drafting reports and presentations to explain our findings;
Should you be interested please contact Peter Kirby on 01 2866666 or peter@eolas.ie and please highlight which role above interests you??


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ref: CW5316

SYSTEM ANALYST

Location: Dublin Contact: Lorraine Bracken Skills Keywords: Sharepoint

Description: SharePoint Administrator SharePoint - Daily Rate Contract • Dublin 2 • Contract Position This is an opportunity for a SharePoint Systems Admin for a minimum of 4-6 months contract in...

Description: SharePoint Administrator
SharePoint - Daily Rate Contract

• Dublin 2
• Contract Position

This is an opportunity for a SharePoint Systems Admin for a minimum of 4-6 months contract in Dublin 2. You will be focusing on installation, integration and maintenance and administration of central services.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic and innovative Company. If you have experience in Systems Administration, especially in SharePoint and is interested in a new contract, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Responsibilities:
• Handling complex escalated technical customer or partner issues.
• On site debugging of complex hardware and/or software
• Support, analysis and proactive monitoring of Network and servers with appropriate software tools and method.

Experience:
• 2-3 years Specialised knowledge in an IT discipline and qualifications Microsoft Active Director
• Managing and checking the overall SharePoint Farm server health and functionality
• Managing SharePoint permissions
• Regularly analysing SharePoint content and storage
• Regular review, clean-up, management and configuration of SharePoint accounts and sites

HOW TO APPLY



Please send in an updated CV to lorraine@eolas.ie
Or call Lorraine in Eolas Recruitment on 01 286 66 66


Skills

SharePoint Administrator, SharePoint, SharePoint Stystems Admin, Sharepoint

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TEAM LEADER , TEST ANALYST

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: QUALITY ASSURANCE , ISTQB , ISEB

Description: My Dublin City Centre is looking for Test Lead for 6 month daily rate contracts in Dublin City Centre. The start date is Jan 15...

Description: My Dublin City Centre is looking for Test Lead for 6 month daily rate contracts in Dublin City Centre. The start date is Jan 15.
As a Test Lead you will be responsible for:
• All aspects of testing from test design to test execution
• Preparation and execution of plans aligned to the delivery schedule
• Preparation of test cases to ensure thorough testing of requirements in a fast-paced Agile environment
• Reviewing the test cases prepared by testers and coaching testers on producing high quality test cases
• Working with the business teams to ensure all requirements are tested
• Disciplined reporting, tracking, and resolution of product defects
• Managing the re-testing of defect fixes and regression testing
• Participate in the daily standups
• Leading the defect triage meeting with both internal and external stakeholders
• Proactively communicating with development teams and business analysts to resolve issues or questions pertaining to test execution
• Accurate and timely status reporting to Test Manager, including issues prohibiting progress when appropriate
Candidates must have:
• A minimum of 5 years software testing experience on complex IT projects
• A minimum of 2 years team lead experience
• Experience in test case development and execution a must
• Experience of testing web based applications
• Clear understanding of defect management lifecycle
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Degree in a computing, engineering, or science subject area
• Experience producing test plans and related documentation
Should you be interested please contact Peter Kirby on 01 2866666 or peter@eolas.ie .

To apply please contact me via email or call me to discuss the role further.





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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER , WEB DESIGNER

Location: Dublin Central Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: JAVASCRIPT

Description: My Dublin based client is looking for 2 JavaScript Frontend Developers for a 3-6 month daily rate contracts in Dublin City Centre. The rate will be circa €350-400 per day...

Description: My Dublin based client is looking for 2 JavaScript Frontend Developers for a 3-6 month daily rate contracts in Dublin City Centre. The rate will be circa €350-400 per day.
JavaScript/ Angular Developer
Are you an experienced Front-End Software Developer with the ability to develop WebApps in JavaScript?
The Job:
•Large-Scale Website development using JS, extended JS libraries and associated web development tools
•You will use your experience with enterprise level sites to create cutting-edge portals
•These are interactive pages with a large amount of tailoring needed
Skills
•4+ Years in Front-End Development on large sites with Strong JavaScript, .JS libraries, CSS, HTML, Python etc
•The ability to create a full webapp in JS, a rich page with diverse functionality
•Source control tools, Model-View-Controllers, and enterprise level
This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly technical firm in Dublin City Centre. It begins as a 3 month contract but has a chance to be extended....
The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on peter@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: VBA

Description: VBA Developer VBA Developer Overview: My Dublin based Financial Services client currently requires an experienced VBA Developer with MS Access and Excel experience to join their team for an...

Description: VBA Developer

VBA Developer Overview:
My Dublin based Financial Services client currently requires an experienced VBA Developer with MS Access and Excel experience to join their team for an initial 6 month project.

VBA Developer Job Description:
This position will be responsible for assisting in the improvement of operating workflows by developing PC based programs that can facilitate: expense processing, NAV Preparation, reconciliations, pricing validations / comparisons, etc. In this capacity, the department members will be required to work very closely with designated individuals within the operating areas for the purpose of developing and documenting Business Requirements. Department members will be responsible for preparing documentation including functional requirements, user testing plans, schedules, test cases and procedures. In addition, department members will be responsible for effecting implementation within the requesting operating area including the training of staff who will be utilizing the developed product.

A primary responsibility will be to ensure that program development is:
• Performed in a consistent fashion following established standards
• Completed in a fashion that can be leveraged / readily modified as business needs within this activity tend to be dynamic, and
• Documented in a manner that is understandable both from a technical and user perspective in order to facilitate learning / training.

VBA Developer Skill Set:
• Expert VBA programming knowledge
• Proficiency in Microsoft Access and Excel
• SunGard knowledge a plus
• SQL knowledge a plus
• .Net or C# knowledge a plus

Remuneration Package:
This is an excellent role with a leading client in Dublin. An excellent daily rate will be offered to the successful candidate. Please contact Stephen Daly at stephen@eolas.ie or call 01 286 6666


Skillset: VBA / Access / Excel / VBA Developer

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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: Dublin Contact: Nollaig Leydon Skills Keywords: .NET , ASP.Net , MS SQL SERVER

Description: .Net Web Developer, 6+ month contract with top financial Services Client based in Dublin 1. • .NET Frameworks 2.0 – 4.0 • ASP.NET Forms development (VB...

Description: .Net Web Developer, 6+ month contract with top financial Services Client based in Dublin 1.

• .NET Frameworks 2.0 – 4.0
• ASP.NET Forms development (VB.NET / C# ), IIS 6 & 7
• JQUERY / Javascript
• AJAX (.net toolkit)
• WCF Web Service development and configuration
• 3rd Party controls (Dev Express)
• Team Foundation Server (Source Control)
• SQL 2005 / 2008 (data design, stored procedure development, TSQL, SSIS)
• Knowledge of HTML 4.01, XHTML 1.0, WCAG accessibility standards,
• Good knowledge of XML, XSLT, XSD, distributed systems development.
Strong possibility of extension

Apply now to Nollaig@eolas.ie for full details. Immediate start. Attractive rates on offer.

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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER , ERP CONSULTANT

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: BPCS

Description: BPCS Technical Consultant - MRP System My client based is looking for an BPCS Technical Consultant for a project starting in Jan 15...

Description: BPCS Technical Consultant - MRP System
My client based is looking for an BPCS Technical Consultant for a project starting in Jan 15. They are doing some major system changes and the work will take approx. 4 months. However they may also be migrating BPCS to SAP later in the year so whom every is successful may be involved in this project as well. The role will require someone with technical BPCS skills and someone who can put together technical specifications of the BPCS system.
Please send an updated CV to peter@eolas.ie or call 01 286 6666.

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TEST ANALYST , QUALITY ASSURANCE

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: TEST SCRIPTS , UAT , TESTER

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a System Support Tester to provide technical support to the various departments within my client in respect of version upgrades, client take-ons, ad hoc...

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a System Support Tester to provide technical support to the various departments within my client in respect of version upgrades, client take-ons, ad hoc projects and larger scale projects.
Duties:
The successful candidate will undertake the following:

• The Business Change Tester will be required to provide technical support for all projects within agreed timeframes and standards, this will include but will not be restricted to:
• Support departments with ad hoc projects as and when required. Support testing of new software releases, including script writing, UAT testing, Model Office and Dry Runs.
• Assist with upgrades and rollout of business systems as appropriate.
• Deliver new processing initiatives within specified deadlines.
• Support the continual efficiency of processes across the business
• Provide accurate and timely reporting as and when required
• Liaison with the software houses regarding system developments
• Develop knowledge and skills in terms of clients products and system applications
• Assist with updating procedures to support new processes
• Liaison with relevant training functions in respect of training requirements
• To train new members of the team.
• Assist the Team Manager with any ad-hoc tasks.
Experience:
The Business Change Tester must possess strong oral and written communication skills and be able to question areas about which they feel they do not possess a full understanding.
Although directly accountable to the Team Manager the Business Change Tester will be expected to demonstrate initiative in the organisation and prioritisation of their day to day tasks whilst taking into account strict deadlines.
The candidate will be expected to display a commitment to the development of both themselves and the team. Computer literacy together with a working knowledge of Microsoft office products (Excel / Word / Outlook (or Lotus Notes) is an essential skill set for this role. The candidate should have experience in a bank or similar financial institution, which would ideally have been spent gaining active, practical experience in a similar role.

Overview:
This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong salary for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


Skillset: Tester / Quality Assurance / QA / Test Engineer

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QUALITY ASSURANCE , TEST ANALYST

Location: Dublin Contact: Lorraine Bracken Skills Keywords: TEST PLANS , TEST SCRIPTS , TESTER

Description: QA contract Test Engineer Quality Assurance - Immediate Start I need someone to start on this contract immediately!! The expected candidate will be expected to put together test plans /...

Description: QA contract

Test Engineer

Quality Assurance - Immediate Start

I need someone to start on this contract immediately!!
The expected candidate will be expected to put together test plans / Built functional and non-functional tests / Built used cases

Responsibilities:
• Produce structured test plans based on functional and data driven requirements
• Develop comprehensive test cases to cover both UI and database level testing for both SIT and Regression testing
• Creating, executing and recording the results of test cases
• Tracking of progress of test phase and reporting to Project Manager with regular updates.
• Raise & track defects, highlight potential risks
• Ensures quality standards are maintained at all times
• Develops process improvement initiatives

Experience:
• Minimum 2-3 years QA and software testing experience
• Exposure to test in a financial services environment
• Experience in interrogating SQL server databases through the use of advanced SQL queries
• Experience in testing on data migration/ data driven projects
• Testing of systems developed in .NET, C#, ASP.NET and SQL Server is essential
• Experience with bug and issue management tools

Education:
• ISEB or some similar related qualification desirable
• IT related qualification would be advantageous


HOW TO APPLY:

Please email and updated CV to lorraine@eolas.ie with your daily rate expectations and availability Or call Lorraine in Eolas Recruitment on 01 286 66 66



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TEST ANALYST , QUALITY ASSURANCE

Location: Dublin Central Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: ETL , Business Intelligence , DATAWAREHOUSING , SQL

Description: QA Test Consultant - 3-6 month Daily Rate Contract - Must have some exposure to ETL/ SQL Scripting methodology and ideally some good database skills Role Overview Business Intelligence is seeking...

Description: QA Test Consultant - 3-6 month Daily Rate Contract - Must have some exposure to ETL/ SQL Scripting methodology and ideally some good database skills
Role Overview
Business Intelligence is seeking to develop and improve support for business reporting, data integration, data cleansing, data warehousing and data management. The Senior QA Analyst for BI is primarily responsible for the establishment and maintenance of quality testing standards. The Senior QA Analyst will work collaboratively with the BI software development team to ensure the delivery of quality to internal customers. The Senior QA Analyst will produce test plans, manage and report on delivery in a timely and controlled manner. Apart from taking responsibility for leading the small BI QA team, the Senior QA Analyst is expected to be very much a “hands on” QA Analyst in their own right, effectively operating as a third QA member of the team. The successful candidate will have a passion for the delivery of quality assurance testing.
Knowledge, Skills, Competencies
Technical - Required
A relevant degree or diploma in Computer Science or equivalent IT related qualification
Approximately 5 years of relevant QA technical experience
Strong demonstrable experience of developing and executing SQL scripts for data extraction, manipulation and validation purposes
Experience of ETL and data staging
Demonstrable experience of creation of test plans and development of test scenarios, test cases and test scripts in a BI environment
A thorough working knowledge of the software development lifecycle
Ability to interpret user requirements, detailed technical and functional specifications and apply this information to plan and develop test scenarios and scripts
Experience of use of Test Management tools, in particular HP Quality Centre would be of advantage
Please contact Peter via email or call me at 01 2866666 if you are looking for a new contract.

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SECURITY ANALYST

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: CISSP , SECURITY

Description: My Dublin based client is currently looking for a Senior Security Engineer to joint their team for an initial 3-6 month daily rate contract...

Description: My Dublin based client is currently looking for a Senior Security Engineer to joint their team for an initial 3-6 month daily rate contract.

The successful candidate must be CISSP certified and have previous experience of working in a large enterprise environment.

This is an excellent role paying very strong daily rates for the right candidate. Should you be interested please contact Stephen Daly on 01 2866666 or Stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.

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TECHNICAL ARCHITECT

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: C# , JAVA , NETWORKS

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires an Enterprise Architect for an 11 month daily rate contract offering a daily rate...

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires an Enterprise Architect for an 11 month daily rate contract offering a daily rate. The successful candidate will Provide architecture oversight, guidance and assistance on projects.

Background On Role
My client is in the process of establishing an enterprise architecture practice within their organisation, and the successful candidate will provide assistance to the existing Enterprise Architect.
• Assisting in assessing and validating architecture designs for critical IS projects
• Assisting in delivery of key architecture artifacts
• Establishing architecture standards and principles
• Enhancing and establishing architecture processes

Role Purpose:
• Provide architecture oversight, guidance and assistance on projects
• Assist in the delivery of an architecture repository
o Technology Standards
o Reference Architecture
o Technology Roadmaps
o Application Roadmaps
o Architecture Principles
o Current “as is” state
o Future “to be” state
• Chairing and contributing to the Enterprise Architecture Group, a virtual team of technical expertise from across my clients’ groups
• Communicating effectively via meetings, presentations and reports


Responsibilities:
• Typically 6 or 7 years’ experience in an architect role or similar role
• Excellent all round IT knowledge - technology/infrastructure/application/data platforms
• Experience in standardisation and integration of critical IT systems
• Proven track record in the delivery of key architecture artefacts e.g. architecture visions, reference architecture, current state, service catalogues, roadmaps, etc.
• Experience in the delivery of IS strategies e.g. cloud adoption strategy’s or mobility strategies
• Excellent communicator
• Excellent presentation and report writing skills
• Ability to analyse complex problems and present them clearly and concisely
• Ability to work independently with a focus on delivery


This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


Skillset: Enterprise Architect / Technical Architect / Architect / Solutions Designer/ Solutions Architect

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QUALITY ASSURANCE , TEST ANALYST

Location: Dublin Central Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: AGILE , Selenium , Scrum , TEST SCRIPTS , ISTQB

Description: QA Engineer - Contract - 3 Months Minimum - The client will be looking for someone permanent in the New Year so if you are open to perm roles as well this role will suit you...

Description: QA Engineer - Contract - 3 Months Minimum - The client will be looking for someone permanent in the New Year so if you are open to perm roles as well this role will suit you.
Overview
We are seeking a QA Engineer to join our team. This is a technical testing role that requires both front-end and back-end experience, and proven commitment to software quality. Experience with automation is a plus.
Responsibilities
• Write test specifications based on user stories / specification documents.
• Execute manual / exploratory tests.
• Work closely with customer solutions manager, product managers, developers to ensure successful implementation and deployment of projects.
• Actively participate in an Agile development environment.
• Analyse and troubleshoot issues with software and environment.
• Serve as an individual contributor and team member .
Education/Experience
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field, AND
• 4+ years experience as a software tester, OR
• Relevant combination of education and experience.
Skills
• High attention to detail.
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
• Experience with Issue tracking and Test Case Management tools (e.g. Jira, TestLink).
• Experience with environment management a plus.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Team player.
• Experience with Selenium (not IDE) and/or Ruby a plus.
If you are interested in this role please contact Peter on 01-2866666 or email peter@eolas.ie



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SYSTEMS ENGINEER

Location: Dublin Contact: Steven Hegarty Skills Keywords: CITRIX

Description: CITRIX ENGINEER Citrix Engineer - Dublin City Centre • Citrix application delivery environment, which includes Netscaler ADC, Access Gateway, Web Interface and XenApp 5.x/6.x...

Description: CITRIX ENGINEER

Citrix Engineer - Dublin City Centre

• Citrix application delivery environment, which includes Netscaler ADC, Access Gateway, Web Interface and XenApp 5.x/6.x.
• Ideally someone with a minimum of 3 years hands on Citrix experience
• Work with other technical and management staff to design, plan and implement new technologies and services – foundational roadmap
• Ideally someone who is Citrix Certified would be advantageous
• Ability and desire to quickly learn and adapt to new applications and infrastructure
• Proven track record in designing and implementing solutions to the highest level within the relevant technology area. CCAA Accreditation
• Be recognised within the industry as an expert within their technology area.

Essential:

Bachelor’s degree or professional work experience
Industry standard certifications preferred: Citrix CCA/CCP/CCE,

Salary:

Negotiable

Contact:

Steven for a full detailed job description 01-2866666

SKILLS: Citrix Engineer, Citrix Consultant, Citrix administrator

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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: COBOL , DB2 , ENDEVOR , REXX

Description: My Dublin based client are seeking an experienced Mainframe Developer to join their existing team for an initial 6-12 months on a daily rate contract...

Description: My Dublin based client are seeking an experienced Mainframe Developer to join their existing team for an initial 6-12 months on a daily rate contract.

The successful candidate should possess strong COBOL and DB2 skills along with solid commercial experience of REXX and Endevor also.

Overview:
This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering an excellent daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.
Skillset: Mainframe Developer / Cobol Developer /

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ref: CW8185

APPLICATION SUPPORT

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: MS Dynamics

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a Microsoft Dynamics AX Support Consultant to join their technical team...

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a Microsoft Dynamics AX Support Consultant to join their technical team. My client recently migrated from Dynamics AX2009 to Dynamics AX2012 R2, and they need additional support to main support team that is currently on site.

Key Responsibilities:
• Providing 1st & 2nd line support to end users.
• Call logging, prioritisation and tracking numerous issues of varying severity and effectively managing the resolution of all calls.
• Liaising with and managing support from external 3rd party vendor including participation in review meetings, SLA tracking and reporting.
• Reporting on application support calls.
• Analysing and modifying the AX accounting structure where required to help to improve performance
• Reviewing current AX security model and assist in implementing modifications
• Meeting with users throughout the Group to determine requirements and discuss issues.
• Assisting in requirements gathering and the delivery of Change Requests.
• Assist in the preparation of specification documents, business requirements, impact assessments and project plans.
• Assisting in testing application changes and patches.
• Working alongside key users to help improve business processes.
• Assisting end users in ZAP report building.
• Training Users and Application Support colleagues standards

Personal Attributes:
The appointed candidate must demonstrate a high degree of flexibility and adaptability. He/she must also be able to work well in a team environment, demonstrating a high degree of initiative and be able to manage own tasks.
Must have experience in a customer facing role.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

Essential
• 3+ years’ experience in MS Dynamics AX, with at least 12 months experience with AX2012, ideally in a customer facing role
• Experience with Dynamics AX Security System setup and administration.
• Strong Dynamics AX Technical background with experience in Finance/Project modules.
• Strong systems knowledge & awareness.
• Excellent decision making and organisational skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Strong problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to challenge current processes and develop and implement effective alternate solutions.
• Strong attention to detail.
• Calm under pressure with the ability to meet tight deadlines.
• A proven ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Desirable
• Some experience with AX 2012 HR module would be beneficial.
• Working knowledge of IS Change Management processes.

Overview:
This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


Skillset: MS Dynamics / Microsoft Dynamics / Dynamics AX

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APPLICATION SUPPORT , TECHNICAL SUPPORT

Location: Belfast Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: MS Dynamics

Description: My Belfast based client currently requires an experienced Microsoft Dynamics AX Support Consultant to join their existing team for an initial 3 month contract with a possibility of extension...

Description: My Belfast based client currently requires an experienced Microsoft Dynamics AX Support Consultant to join their existing team for an initial 3 month contract with a possibility of extension.

Job Description
My client’s business is information intensive with IT demands from both within the company and from external clients. The successful applicant will contribute to the overall success of IS by providing a single point of contact and delivery responsibility, within IS, as the service provider to the customers of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. The department has recently completed a system migration from Dynamics AX2009 to Dynamics AX2012 R2. This role will involve providing additional support to the main support team to ensure that ongoing service levels are met in supporting this new application during the initial phase of implementation.

Key Responsibilities:
• Providing 1st & 2nd line support to end users.
• Call logging, prioritisation and tracking numerous issues of varying severity and effectively managing the resolution of all calls.
• Liaising with and managing support from external 3rd party vendor including participation in review meetings, SLA tracking and reporting.
• Reporting on application support calls.
• Analysing and modifying the AX accounting structure where required to help to improve performance
• Reviewing current AX security model and assist in implementing modifications
• Meeting with users throughout the Group to determine requirements and discuss issues.
• Assisting in requirements gathering and the delivery of Change Requests.
• Assist in the preparation of specification documents, business requirements, impact assessments and project plans.
• Assisting in testing application changes and patches.
• Working alongside key users to help improve business processes.
• Assisting end users in ZAP report building.
• Training Users and Application Support colleagues.

Personal Attributes
The appointed candidate must demonstrate a high degree of flexibility and adaptability.
He/she must also be able to work well in a team environment, demonstrating a high degree of initiative and be able to manage own tasks.
Must have experience in a customer facing role.

Job Relationships
Reporting to the Team Lead, IS Applications, Projects & Support.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Essential
• 3+ years experience in MS Dynamics AX, with at least 12 months experience with AX2012, ideally in a customer facing role
• Experience with Dynamics AX Security System setup and administration.
• Strong Dynamics AX Technical background with experience in Finance/Project modules.
• Strong systems knowledge & awareness.
• Excellent decision making and organisational skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Strong problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to challenge current processes and develop and implement effective alternate solutions.
• Strong attention to detail.
• Calm under pressure with the ability to meet tight deadlines.
• A proven ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Desirable
• Some experience with AX 2012 HR module would be beneficial.
• Working knowledge of IS Change Management processes.
• Successful candidates must be able to travel if required

Overview:
This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP as the role requires an immediate start so please contact me or email me for immediate consideration.

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ref: CW8824

TECHNICAL SUPPORT , APPLICATION SUPPORT

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: SQL

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a Technical Analyst who has a strong customer focus and worked on 2nd and 3rd level support...

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a Technical Analyst who has a strong customer focus and worked on 2nd and 3rd level support. This role will involve working as part of a support team to ensure that current and future service levels are met.

Responsibilities:

• Second and third line support of a wide range of applications including deployment, support and maintenance where required.
• Liaise with and manage support from external 3rd party suppliers and contractors, including participation in review meetings, contract reviews and SLA tracking and reporting.
• Call logging, prioritisation and tracking numerous issues of varying severity and effectively managing the resolution of all 3rd party supplied and in-house developed applications.
• Report on Group IS application support calls.
• Scheduling and co-ordinating system upgrades for both internally and externally provided systems in accordance with the Group Technology Roadmap.
• Assist in testing new applications and application changes.
• Meeting with users throughout the Group to determine requirements and discuss issues.
• Assist in requirements gathering and the delivery of Change Requests.
• Assist in the preparation of specification documents, business requirements, impact assessments, project plans and tender evaluations.
• Assist in the implementation of IT projects ranging from small ‘in-house’ systems to large outsourced contracts, providing system knowledge and process understanding.
• Assist in the maintenance and testing of disaster recovery and business continuity.
• Training Users.

Essential Skills/Experience:
• 5+ years in a customer facing role.
• Experience supporting users in a complex application environment.
• Experience working with and supporting business critical systems.
• Experience documenting systems including writing technical specifications and design documents.
• Excellent decision making skills and an ability to prioritise tasks.
• Strong technical and analytical skills.
• Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.
• A proven ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Desirable Skills:
• Experience in supporting Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.
• Working knowledge of change management.
• Working knowledge of SQL.
• Understanding of PRINCE2 methodologies.
• Experience of ITIL.

Required Qualifications:
• Third Level Qualification in a Computer Science or IT related subject.

Overview:
This is an excellent 11 month daily rate contract role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.

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ref: CW7643

WINDOWS ADMINISTRATOR

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: Windows 2008 , WINDOWS 7 / 8 , SCCM

Description: Windows Desktop Support Engineer- 3 months - Dublin City Centre Windows Desktop Support Engineer Location: Dublin - Daily Rate My client is looking for a Windows Desktop Engineer who has a solid...

Description: Windows Desktop Support Engineer- 3 months - Dublin City Centre
Windows Desktop Support Engineer
Location: Dublin - Daily Rate
My client is looking for a Windows Desktop Engineer who has a solid Deployment/ imaging skills using SCCM background.
Skills required:
- 3-4 years Desktop/ 2nd Level Windows Support Experience
- 1-2 years SCCM experience for deployment
- Excellent exposure to Windows 7/ Windows XP/ Windows 2008
- Must have worked in a large corporate environment
For further information and to apply please forward an updated CV or call 01 286 6666


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ref: CW5401

BUSINESS ANALYST

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Lorraine Bracken Skills Keywords: REQUIREMENT GATHERING , FINANCIAL SERVICES

Description: Senior Business Analyst Business Analyst Contract 6 months (initially) Dublin City Centre The successful Business Analyst may work independently, reporting to a project...

Description: Senior Business Analyst

Business Analyst


Contract 6 months (initially)

Dublin City Centre




The successful Business Analyst may work independently, reporting to a project manager, on small/medium sized projects with appropriate supervision from the Lead BA.

Alternatively, they may work with a team of BAs on Medium/Large, more complex projects, with a project reporting line to a Senior BA.


Project Work


Planning
• Assist project manager in identifying business analysis tasks at the planning stage of a project or Deliver a plan for the BA tasks on the project, monitor, track & report progress.
• Advise the Project Manager of any exception planning necessary
• Ensure that all deliverables comply with Department Standards. (Development processes, reviews, sign off).

Analysis
• Understand & challenge the Business requirements, implications and restraints of each allocated project.
• Gather, analyse data, distil and document to produce business requirement specifications, with appropriate sign off.
• Undertake impact analysis and Cost/Benefit analysis as required.


Implementation
• Ensure smooth implementation into business areas and provide post implementation support
• Prepare / present training material where required

Issues
• Monitor & assess issues raised during the project and take appropriate action to ensure resolution.
• Track and log issues as they arise, ensure changes to scope are agreed with the Project Manager.


Relationship Management
• Develop and maintain effective working relationships with all colleagues both internally and externally.
• Communicate regularly with Business Users, IT, Project Managers throughout all stages of the project life cycle to ensure that the project is meeting the business need.
• Ensure that buy in and sign off is received from key stakeholders.
• Adapt to a suitable style when dealing with external clients and show degree of comfort when operating in such an environment.




Ideally someone coming from a strong Financial services or ideally a Life & Pensions background.


My client has both a Permanent and contract role (6 months) open – so if you are interested in either please send me in an updated CV immediately and I will contact you to discuss your application in confidence.

HOW TO APPLY

For further information and to apply, please email an updated CV to lorraine@eolas.ie or call 01 286 6666



Skills
BA, Business Analyst, Life and Pensions BA, Contract BA

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ref: CW5531

ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: J2EE , SPRING

Description: J2EE Consultant - 6 months - Daily Rate - Dublin - Exposure to Spring framework is a must have. The location will suit anyone living near the Dart line as the client is based Dublin City Centre...

Description: J2EE Consultant - 6 months - Daily Rate - Dublin - Exposure to Spring framework is a must have. The location will suit anyone living near the Dart line as the client is based Dublin City Centre.
TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE
Java, J2EE, Spring, App Servers
Javascript, JSP, Apache Tomcat
Strong java design and development experience
Experience with secure development​
Planning & delivery:
Strong application process flow and problem solving techniques
Knowledge and extensive use of common tools used by the engineering group: version control, change management, automated builds, continuous integration, automated testing modelling etc.
Outstanding analytical skills, self motivated, high performing and goal oriented
Ability to innovateby challenging the status quo and come up with imaginative ways of doing things more effectively
High levels of software engineering literacy and communication skills
Strong customer focus and ability to think about the impact of actions on the customer

If you be interested in this role please contact Peter Kirby on +353 1 2866666 or peter@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.

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TEST ANALYST , QUALITY ASSURANCE

Location: Dublin Contact: Lorraine Bracken Skills Keywords: TEST AUTOMATION

Description: Test Automation (QTP) Senior Automation Tester Daily rate contractor - 6 months Dublin City Centre My client is in the process of rolling out the use of UFT (Formally called QTP) to...

Description: Test Automation (QTP)

Senior Automation Tester

Daily rate contractor - 6 months

Dublin City Centre


My client is in the process of rolling out the use of UFT (Formally called QTP) to automate their regression pack from their clients. They need someone with experience in using UFT (QTP) and can pick up and drive the project to completion.


Responsibilities

 Production of test specifications in accordance with a structured testing total life cycle methodology.
 Accurate recording of test activities and tracking of defects.
 Analysis of actual results arising from test execution.
 Assist in problem management, error assessment & prioritisation.
 Enhance the effectiveness of the testing total lifecycle process through identification of process improvements.
 Use risk analysis techniques to develop, maintain, and execute automated test suites.
 Develop and execute automated test suites using selected / custom tools.
 Develop and drive the design of automation test cases based on manual tests, software requirements and functional understanding of application under test.
 Work with the test team to capture and reuse automated test suites.
 Identify and recommend product set for functional automation testing objectives.
 Build on knowledge of the business including products and processes to enable full understanding of the business to successfully carry out testing.
 Manage appraisals and set objectives for the automation team

Skills

 Knowledge and understanding of the financial services industry (desirable).
 Ability to generate ideas to improve team performance.
 Experience using HP UFT (essential)
 Understands testing processes and methodology.
 Proficient in testing techniques, understands various testing phases
 Knowledge and understanding of Test Automation Frameworks and Processes (desirable).
 Excellent interpersonal skills.
 Fluent English.


HOW TO APPLY
For further information and to apply please email an updated CV to lorraine@eolas.ie or call 01 2866666


QUESTION:

Have you strong QTP experience?

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ref: CW6622

ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: Dublin (M50) Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: Sharepoint

Description: SharePoint Consultant - 6 month contract - Dublin City Centre - Daily rate contract. Our client is currently completing a migration of SharePoint Intranet site from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013...

Description: SharePoint Consultant - 6 month contract - Dublin City Centre - Daily rate contract. Our client is currently completing a migration of SharePoint Intranet site from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013.
As a SharePoint consultant/developer you will help to enhance the functionality of our Intranet site. You will participate in the full project lifecycle starting from the analysis, design, development, testing and documentation of SharePoint workflows.
Main duties:
• Primary responsibility for development and deployment of business solutions based on Microsoft Office SharePoint 2013.
• Developing Workflows based on the SharePoint 2013 platform.
• Delivering and presenting solutions to prospective stakeholders.
• Site Template Creation/Management, security and permissions configuration, SharePoint search configuration.
• Experienced with some/all SharePoint capabilities such as Content Management, Document Management and Collaboration.
• Mentoring and training in house IT staff.
Your profile
• Minimum 2-4 years hands on experience of MOSS 2007/2010 implementations including; configuration, deployment and development.
• Experience implementing and deploying custom SharePoint workflows to enhance out of box SharePoint functionality.
• SharePoint 2013 and supporting technologies, including SharePoint Designer.
• SQL programming.
• Web development experience, HTML, CSS, JavaScript.
• Excellent communication and Interpersonal skills.

This is an excellent client offering a good daily rate. Should you be interested please contact Peter on 01 2866666 or peter@eolas.ie .



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BUSINESS ANALYST , PROJECT MANAGER

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: BUSINESS CHANGE/ TRANSFORMATION , Process Re-Engineering , SIX SIGMA

Description: My Dublin City Centre based client currently requires an experienced Business Process Improvement Consultant for an initial 8 week Business Process Review...

Description: My Dublin City Centre based client currently requires an experienced Business Process Improvement Consultant for an initial 8 week Business Process Review.

Ideally the candidates will be Lean Six Sigma Green/Black Belt certified and will process strong improvement experience but also potentially have some technical experience there may be technology requirements coming out of the piece of work also.

This is an excellent role with a top client and will pay a strong daily rate for the right candidate. If you are interested in discussing it further , please contact Stephen Daly on 01 2866666 or Stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.

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BUSINESS ANALYST , PROJECT MANAGER

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: Service Delivery

Description: My Dublin based client is looking for a Project Manager/Business Analyst to help with documentation of the Service Desk processes. Experience of Service Desk management would be an advantage...

Description: My Dublin based client is looking for a Project Manager/Business Analyst to help with documentation of the Service Desk processes. Experience of Service Desk management would be an advantage.



Main Responsibilities



Interview current service desk personnel to understand current scope of activities.
Assist with the development of the service catalogue
Assist with the development and execution of the communications around the transition to the new managed service desk.




Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Project Management using Prince2
Knowledge of and experience working with ITIL
Technical writing
A relevant degree
Formal project management certification.



Overview:

This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


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RELEASE ENGINEER

Location: Dublin City Centre Contact: Peter Kirby Skills Keywords: VB.Net , SQL SERVER , BIZTALK

Description: Overview: My Dublin City Centre client are currently recruiting for Release / Environments Engineer. This is a contract role with an excellent client...

Description: Overview:

My Dublin City Centre client are currently recruiting for Release / Environments Engineer. This is a contract role with an excellent client.


Duties :

• Release and Deployment management, with a focus on increasing automation.
• Automating the build, Continuous Integration (CI) and deployment processes;
• Supporting existing automated build, release & test solutions, and maintenance of server environments.
• Coordinate releases including pre-release checks, validation of release change sets, release schedule, code freeze, etc.
• Creation of new environments and updates to these environments including configuration of IIS, BizTalk, bespoke applications
• Providing applications and environment support to multiple teams
Knowledge and Experience:

• Build and Deployment experience using - NANT / MS Build / PowerShell / TFS
• Design and development experience in enterprise solutions using Microsoft tools & products such as:
o Visual Studio (2008,2010,2012) and TFS (2010,2012)
o .NET Framework (VB.NET, C# or ASP.NET)
o Debugging build/deployment/environment issues
o Windows Server
o IIS Application and Connection Pooling
o SQL Server 2008
o BizTalk Server 2010
• Good understanding and experience in Test Driven Development, Automated Testing Frameworks such as NUnit, FitNesse, MS Test, etc.
• Good understanding of Continuous Integration using Tools such as – Jenkins, Cruise Control, Team Build, etc.
• Proven strong written and oral communication skills
• Practical experience in all phases of development and test lifecycle
• A minimum of 5 years working in a release/environments management role
Successful candidates may also have the following skills:
• Understanding and experience of the Agile/SCRUM based development methodology
• Recent experience of VB.Net/ C# development in .NET based solutions
• Experience of the following:
o Hyper-V
o SharePoint
o Team City
o Database Administration
o Active Directory Administration
o SCOM
Academic Qualification: Computer Science Degree

Remuneration Package:
Very attractive Remuneration Package.

For further information and to apply please email an updated CV to peter@eolas.ie or call 01 286 6666

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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: Dublin Contact: Stephen Daly Skills Keywords: .NET , VB.Net

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a VB.Net Developer to join their team and work on a number of Data management\migration projects...

Description: My Dublin based client currently requires a VB.Net Developer to join their team and work on a number of Data management\migration projects. Due to a recent re-organisation of the Groups businesses, my client is going through a process of rationalising, consolidating and integrating the Groups data assets.

The candidate will primarily be assigned to work on projects requiring the development of WebServices in a complex integrated systems environment. One of these projects involves the development of a Group Data Exchange Platform. This project will consolidate a number of data exchange platforms that already exist within the group into one data exchange platform.

Required Skills:
• Strong background of Vb.Net 2010, WPF, WCF, Oracle 11g, SP’s and XML.
• Experience in implementing enterprise solutions as described above, as well as production of Technical Specifications and Support Guides, and a strong background in data migration.
• Extensive technical and analytical skills.
• Typically 4 to 5 years of Development experience is required.
• A proven ability to work effectively as part of a team.
• Experience developing & working with WebServices
• Experience of using the VB.net framework.
Desired Experience:
• Experience of electricity transmission systems would be a considerable advantage.
• A formal 3rd level qualification.

Overview:
This is an excellent role with a market leading client offering a strong daily rate for the right candidate. The client is eager to interview ASAP so please contact me on 01 2866666 or email me on stephen@eolas.ie for immediate consideration.


Skillset: .Net Developer / VB.Net Developer /

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QA MANAGER

Location: Dublin Contact: Lorraine Bracken Skills Keywords: ISTQB

Description: Programme Test Manager Job Description My client is looking for an experienced Programme Test Manager who has wide ranging experience across many technical platforms with an excellent...

Description: Programme Test Manager

Job Description
My client is looking for an experienced Programme Test Manager who has wide ranging experience across many technical platforms with an excellent understanding of IT architecture, design, operational service & support.

The ideal candidate will be delivery focused while always maintaining a high emphasis on quality.



Requirements
• Experience of planning and estimating test preparation and execution
• Management of test pre-requisites including test environment readiness and test data provision
• Experience working with senior management to implement testing strategies for complex projects
• Experience in Design and implementation of test strategy and detailed test plans
• Experience working with tight management of risks, issues and dependencies.
• A good understanding of the defect management lifecycle and use of metrics in testing
• Experience in managing high risk test projects with significant change factors and providing expert advice on design and implementation
• Vendor and stakeholder management experience
• Demonstrate an ability in reporting at various levels within an organisation
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to interact with other teams to access information required for projects.
• Ability to highlight and escalate risks related to assigned work
• Evidence of having worked on at least one large project from start to finish.
• Previously managed large teams across various disciplines



For further information and to apply please email an updated CV to lorraine@eolas.ie or call 01 286 6666






SKILLS:
ISTQB
Solution Assessment
Requirments Specification
Documentation

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ANALYST/PROGRAMMER

Location: South Dublin Contact: Lorraine Bracken Skills Keywords: PHP , .NET , AJAX , SEO

Description: Web Developer 3-6 month contract You will responsible for helping to manage and implement changes to the company Website as required by the Business; from the creation of new Pages with backend...

Description: Web Developer 3-6 month contract


You will responsible for helping to manage and implement changes to the company Website as required by the Business; from the creation of new Pages with backend functionality through to AB testing of SEO requests. You will be required to contribute and feed into the overall SEO strategy for the Brand, to contribute to our existing code base and enhance the interoperability between our different systems.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
1. Design, program, and deliver web/local development projects (PHP, .NET, C#, and related platforms) within designated schedules
2. Support development of projects from inception through alpha/beta testing and final delivery
3. Identify, communicate, and overcome development problems and creative challenges related to complex web and application-based projects
4. Provide tactical application mentorship to other developers in area of expertise
5. Provide regular management reporting and updates as required

Academic qualifications and experience required for job:
• Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
• At least 5 years relevant web development experience
• Applied knowledge of the web development process and demonstrated abilities to write and follow technical briefs, technical requirements, data schemas, and data descriptions
• Significant, demonstrated ability to develop and maintain complex solutions within following interactive/rich-media platforms:
Entire LAMP vertical (Linux, Apache, mySQL, PHP)
• Industry-related knowledge of browser client development: HTML 5, Semantic HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Ajax, jQuery
• Understanding of how mark-up effects SEO
• UX/UI Design
• Joomla! (Administration, Extension Creation and Modification, Forms)
• Use of platform extensions, industry libraries
• Git Version Control
• OOP/object-oriented development approach
• Ability to understand creative and project briefs
• Ability to accurately estimate the scope and effort required to deliver complex technical projects
• Understanding of browser compatibility issues and platform characteristics
• Ability to act as a “mediator” between web developers and designers to support mobile/hybrid development and responsive design implementations
• Ability to give basic feedback on interactive design and make alternative suggestions when dealing with technology or platform challenges

Functional Skills:
• Proficient at deciphering requirements and translating into specifications for technical and systems development.
• Solutions orientated.
• Attention to detail.
• Excellent communication (written and oral) and presentation skills.


For further information and to apply please email an updated CV to lorraine@eolas.ie or call 01 286 6666


SKILLS: Web Development, PHP, Apache, CSS3