Technical Administrator

Technical Sales Administrator / IT Service Support & Sales | London | circa 30k

Are you looking for an IT Service Support & Administration role, based near East London/Essex border area?

Our client is looking for a strong communicator (both written and verbal), with very strong administration skills; a good understanding of IT technologies and a passion for keeping this knowledge up to date.

If you are able to work independently, with strong coordination skills and a strong customer focus, then this role should be of interest.

The full job advert is below:

IT Service Support & Sales | London 

++ This is not a commission-based sales role, but more of an administration-oriented job opportunity, for an individual who either has experience in the IT [MSP] arena, or has a keen interest in all things “Information Technology” ++

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are supporting an IT Solution Provider based in North East London in their quest to identify an IT Service Support & Sales / Junior Technical Sales Administrator, responsible for assisting with the quotations process and resourcing; which involves maintaining relations with external contractors and suppliers whilst ensuring that all system records are kept up to date.

THE BASICS:

If you have experience of completing statements of works (SOW), and performance reports; as well as the reconciliation of month end reports relating to job sheets and planning/utilisation reports for Engineer scheduling : then this job role could be of interest to you.

We are looking for individuals who can arrange all logistics for on-site work and projects; raise job sheets for Engineers, arrange courier collection of equipment to client premises : whilst assisting with the preparation and issuing of quotations.

Any Sales Administrators with solid communication skills who can ensure that best prices are given, and that quotes are raised and sent to clients as quickly as possible should apply also. So too should individuals who can maintain all documentation and filing system(s), assist with the management of job sheets from Engineers; arrange courier collection of equipment to and from client premises and the return of goods to suppliers, when necessary.

THE ADDITIONAL SCOPE:

You will also be tasked with lead generation (cold calling), attending to ad-hoc work as and when required, whilst maintaining a professional relationship with all clients.

THE TECHNICAL STUFF:

Relevant work experience with an IT / Cloud services provider or an academic background or a genuine personal interest in IT related topics will hold you in good stead.

Proficiency with MS Office applications is also important as too is excellent written and verbal communication skills.

THE CONCLUSION:

If you want a progressive career within the Internet Services or Information Technology sector and you are a keen -learner, with a high sense of ownership, coupled with an unrivalled attention to detail you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information TODAY!

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PMO Finance Manager

PMO Finance Manager | London | circa £50,000

THE BASICS:

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists continue to support one of its key clients, who are based in North London, as they look to identify a PMO Lead with a financial background.

As the IT Finance PMO / PMO Finance Manager you will be responsible for the PMO Office, working with the PMO Manager, the Programme Managers and the Chief Information Officer to administer change programmes that ensure cost, quality, planning, and benefits realisation are controlled and achieved.

This is an exciting time to be joining an organisation that is experiencing significant change and this role will suit someone with solid stakeholder, portfolio & financial management experience : willing to transform ways of working.

The PMO Finance Manager will provide financial support to meet financial savings targets, identify savings schemes – ensuring the availability of accurate, timely financial information and analysis to support the transformation programme.

In supporting project budgeting and forecasting, finance reconciliation, and the review of spend vs. actuals, this role will hand you collective responsibility for the successful delivery of IT services to the business with the scope to respond to changing priorities, and changes to the business needs in a dynamic environment.

THE SKILLS:

If you have experience supporting a transformation portfolio and delivering complex/multi workstream projects, with an understanding of financial control processes – experience of programme and project level financial management and of defining and delivering benefits realisation we’d like to hear from you ASAP.

The ability to report and present information to senior management, with knowledge of benefits and dependency mapping, risk management and resource planning, coupled with an ability to influence others and build lasting relationships with key stakeholders will hold you in good stead.

PMO Leads with experience of training and coaching others and experience of project management using AGILE or PRINCE2; highly proficient IT skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS project and efficient in their change management methods, planning and tasks assignment are likely to be of interest.

THE OTHER PRE-REQUISITES:

This is a challenging role that will require you to take ownership and the building blocks of a PMO office from scratch – supporting other project managers on the project governance, templates and showing expertise on department finance tracking and being able to cope with a fluid working environment.

Part of the ongoing tasks will include presenting timely and accurate reports at finance meetings and the reconciliation of the monthly accounts and report on budget variances.

If you can support management decision making by analysing benefit options and predicting future costs, whilst assisting the Programme Managers and Transformation Director with financial reporting and managing the transformation portfolio budget, monitoring expenditure, costs and reporting against originally defined budget(s), then this job opportunity should be for you.

THE INTERVIEW TIME FRAME:

Telephone interview & face to face interviews will both take place w/c 20th August 2018

THE CONCLUSION:

This is a fantastic job opportunity for a Manager with a solid financial and accounting background who can build and implement sustainable change at programme and project level.

PMO Leads who can manage and compile programme related financial and KPI information – scope projects and lead business case management; whilst assisting with benefits analysis and quality management; stakeholder management; portfolio management; tranche and project planning including milestone management; financial management; resource forecasting; change control; dependency management; and programme financial reporting are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information

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Infrastructure Lead

Infrastructure Lead | South Essex | up to £65,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists have started working with its newest client; a telecommunications and IT service provider based in South Essex.

If you live commutable distance from the likes of East London, Chelmsford, Southend On Sea, Basildon, Brentwood or Romford then this job opportunity could be for you.

THE BASICS:

As the Infrastructure Lead / Infrastructure Manager / 3rd Line Engineer you will support business users and systems with a primary focus on Microsoft Windows, VMware vSphere 6 and Citrix along with Cisco network support. If you can take responsibility for issue resolution and ensure tasks are assigned and completed with a substantial ‘hands-on’ approach – working together with the management of the team and strategic direction of internal IT support, upgrade and development, then please apply TODAY.

THE TECHNICAL SKILLS:

As stated, we are looking for Infrastructure Managers / Senior Engineers with demonstrable experience supporting Windows Server and Desktop platforms, with a good understanding of Cisco Switches and Firewalls; solid experience of installing and supporting VMware virtualisation & Infrastructure solutions and experience of installing and upgrading Citrix environments.

If you work with MS Windows 7, 8 & 10, Server 2003, 2008 & 2012, Cisco Switches & Firewalls; iSCSI SAN/NAS Storage as well as Veeam Backup and Replication, Group Policy Management, coupled with SQL experience, you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Exposure to SAN administration, troubleshooting and maintenance, Switch and Firewall administration, Network link administration coupled with demonstrable experience of being the technical lead on infrastructure projects will hold you in good stead.

THE DESIRABLES:

Managing security.

Application patching and upgrade.

Rare & occasional UK travel to other sites.

THE CONCLUSION:

Our client has operations covering telecommunications & technology and they work on/with state of the art technological systems to operate a lean back office in an agile manner : so this is a fantastic working environment for individuals who like swift and decisive decision making.

If you are a strong leader with a strong customer focus and you possess excellent communication skills coupled with the ability to articulate the technical aspects of the service both succinctly and clearly to people at all levels, then we believe this is a job opportunity that will appeal to you.

Please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information.

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Senior NPI Engineer

Senior NPI Engineer | Hereford | Circa £40,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently working with their newest client; an award winning design and manufacturing company operating within the technical communications sector.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our clients multi-disciplinary engineering team as Senior NPI Engineer based from their Herefordshire offices.

THE BASICS:

As Senior NPI Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring that new product designs meet the marketing and regulatory approval requirements across the company’s range of products; the role will primarily be centred on product validation testing and ensuring corrective action is taken where necessary.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting factory acceptance tests, generating test reports and creating test rig hardware and software, managing multiple internal stakeholders and will act as an interface between design and manufacture.

THE SKILLS:

If you have experience of testing active and passive microwave components such power amplifiers, switches, power dividers, frequency converters coupled with good knowledge of RF circuit design and system analysis, RF parameters: Gain, NF, Intermodulation, VSWR, S-Parameters then we’d like to hear from you.

Individuals with Hardware test automation experience in either VB.Net, NI or Labview/TestStand, can generate verification test procedures, reports and test scripts and identify problems and solve them as early into the design cycle as possible will be highly sought after.

THE CONCLUSION:

If you are an NPI Engineer with a solid foundation around electronics, able to demonstrate strong diagnostic skills coupled with solid written and verbal communication, independently delivering results on both departmental and business projects then please apply TODAY.

For more information please contact Oscar at Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists. 

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Head of Software

Head of Software | Herefordshire or Hertfordshire | Up to £70,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently working with their newest client; an award winning design and manufacturing company operating within the technical communications sector.

THE BASICS:

As Head of Software you will lead a team of highly skilled software and hardware engineers in the delivery of commercial projects and R&D, working across a variety of products and technologies.

As a senior member of the engineering department you will lead development projects across multiple platforms to include: Linux, PIC, Digi, Rabbit and WinCE based technologies.

The ideal candidate will have experience successfully delivering projects and will be  required to plan, coordinate and lead activities across the full delivery life-cycle, working closely with the department’s managers and key project stakeholders as required.

THE SKILLS:

If you have experience of embedded C (preferably Microchip PIC18/32), developed network communications such as TCP/IP, UDP, SNMP and comfortable in both Javascript and C# then we’d like to hear from you.

Individuals with knowledge of analogue and digital circuit design (SMPS and/or micro,) and schematic capture (preferably Altium) coupled with demonstrable experience of driver interfacing to SPI, I2C, RS485, CAN and Ethernet will be highly sought after.

THE CONCLUSION:

If you have experience in either Embedded Software or Electronics, looking for an opportunity to lead a diverse team of talented individuals and responsible for independently delivering results on both departmental and business projects then please apply TODAY.

Please contact Oscar at Jonothan Bosworth for more information

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Lead Integration Architect

Lead Integration Architect | London | £550/day

++ If you are immediately available – in a position to conduct a face to face interview w/c 30th July 2018, and able to start a new contract within 2 weeks of an offer, please apply today ++

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently looking for an Integration / Solution Architect to focus on the management of existing corporate software systems and on the development & procurement/implementation of new systems.

This is an exciting time for to join an organisation who are going through a major digital transformation over the next 3 years. 

Therefore we are looking for someone who should be able to write Integration Strategy, and deliver it accordingly…

THE BASICS:

The ideal candidate will ensure that the project level architecture is documented, implemented and designed to meet the project objectives and technical requirements; ensuring ownership of the high-level and low-level design; delivering a solid integration strategy, coupled with experience of working with System Integrators and with Integration Platforms (such as Mulesoft and/or Dellboomi); well versed with integration best practices.

If you can create strategic solution architectures; review component level change requirements, proposals and design(s) to ensure their compliance to architectural principles and standards then we’d like to hear from you TODAY.

THE KEY SKILLS:

Architects with experience of several technology platforms, to include front end, middleware and back end technologies and physical/virtualised on premise, managed service provider (MSP) and cloud (IaaS, PAAS, SAAS and iPaaS) solution architectures will be highly desired.

Architects with experience in both agile and waterfall management practices – strong modelling skills in UML (BPMN beneficial) using a standard modelling tool, coupled with a proven track record of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and a clear understanding of the key differences between COTS and bespoke solutions will be highly desired.

THE ADDITIONAL:

We are looking for individuals who can deliver integration services to a new Digital Experience Platform and design evolving API structure and strategy, with strong technical knowledge and practical experience of all integration types including Batch integration, Real time integration including SOA, API, Events and Microservices.

You will work with Business Analyst(s) to understand the business requirements so that solution options that are recommended, provide the best fit : whilst using appropriate tools, including logical models of components and interfaces, to develop the high-level solution architecture; producing detailed component specifications.

If you are willing work with [other] architects and external stakeholders to analyse the current environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions; ensuring that relevant strategies, policies, standards and practices (including security) are applied correctly, then this job opportunity should be for you.

THE CONCLUSION:

If you can demonstrate the relevant capabilities and you have excellent written and verbal skills – looking for a contract where you will be the principle point of escalation for solution driven architecture matters, then please apply TODAY.

++ If you are immediately available – in a position to conduct a face to face interview w/c 30th July 2018, and able to start a new contract within 2 weeks of an offer, please apply today ++

Contact Jonothan Bosworth for more information.

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PMO Finance Manager

PMO Finance Manager | London | circa £50,000

THE BASICS:

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists continue to support one of its key clients, who are based in North London, as they look to identify a PMO Lead with a financial background.

As the IT Finance PMO / PMO Finance Manager you will be responsible for the PMO Office, working with the PMO Manager, the Programme Managers and the Chief Information Officer to administer change programmes that ensure cost, quality, planning, and benefits realisation are controlled and achieved.

This is an exciting time to be joining an organisation that is experiencing significant change and this role will suit someone with solid stakeholder, portfolio & financial management experience : willing to transform ways of working.

The PMO Finance Manager will provide financial support to meet financial savings targets, identify savings schemes – ensuring the availability of accurate, timely financial information and analysis to support the transformation programme.

In supporting project budgeting and forecasting, finance reconciliation, and the review of spend vs. actuals, this role will hand you collective responsibility for the successful delivery of IT services to the business with the scope to respond to changing priorities, and changes to the business needs in a dynamic environment.

THE SKILLS:

If you have experience supporting a transformation portfolio and delivering complex/multi workstream projects, with an understanding of financial control processes – experience of programme and project level financial management and of defining and delivering benefits realisation we’d like to hear from you ASAP.

The ability to report and present information to senior management, with knowledge of benefits and dependency mapping, risk management and resource planning, coupled with an ability to influence others and build lasting relationships with key stakeholders will hold you in good stead.

PMO Leads with experience of training and coaching others and experience of project management using AGILE or PRINCE2; highly proficient IT skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS project and efficient in their change management methods, planning and tasks assignment are likely to be of interest.

THE OTHER PRE-REQUISITES:

This is a challenging role that will require you to take ownership and the building blocks of a PMO office from scratch – supporting other project managers on the project governance, templates and showing expertise on department finance tracking and being able to cope with a fluid working environment.

Part of the ongoing tasks will include presenting timely and accurate reports at finance meetings and the reconciliation of the monthly accounts and report on budget variances.

If you can support management decision making by analysing benefit options and predicting future costs, whilst assisting the Programme Managers and Transformation Director with financial reporting and managing the transformation portfolio budget, monitoring expenditure, costs and reporting against originally defined budget(s), then this job opportunity should be for you.

THE INTERVIEW TIME FRAME:

Telephone interview (the ideal) Tuesday 31st July, between 12.30pm & 1.30pm and also between 3.30pm & 4.30pm

Face to face interview (the ideal) Friday 3rd August, between 11.00am & 3.00pm

THE CONCLUSION:

This is a fantastic job opportunity for a Manager with a solid financial and accounting background who can build and implement sustainable change at programme and project level.

PMO Leads who can manage and compile programme related financial and KPI information – scope projects and lead business case management; whilst assisting with benefits analysis and quality management; stakeholder management; portfolio management; tranche and project planning including milestone management; financial management; resource forecasting; change control; dependency management; and programme financial reporting are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information

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Project Manager

Project Manager | Cambridge & London or MK or Chelmsford & Home Based | up to £75,000

++ This role will require you to work for 3 days a week, on client site in the Cambridge area of the UK, followed by a mixture of office-based work (London or Milton Keynes or Chelmsford; whichever is closest to your home address) ++

THE BASICS:

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently working with one of our high profile & long standing clients as they seek the services of a Senior Project Manager who will own the entire delivery cycle, whilst managing all aspects, from initiation through to transition service; managing the planning, scheduling, monitoring and reporting against completion of project objectives and budget.

Project Managers who like to take ownership of budgets in line with handover, establish and implement appropriate processes to understand, control and report on budget and pro-actively identify high-impact activities, whilst balancing the needs of all stakeholders to gain their full engagement and commitment will be of interest.

If you can identify, track and manage complex risk, whilst ensuring successful delivery -recommending the most appropriate implementation approach whether that is agile or waterfall and maintain the project within required client governance, you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

THE QUALIFICATIONS:

You must be able to demonstrate experience of successfully delivering projects with supply chain design; having worked in life sciences – able to demonstrate business empathy in a non-technical manner and demonstrate experience of scope management, managing external suppliers and strong planning skills, with demonstrable experience of having built a plan for end-to-end delivery of a project.

THE CONCLUSION:

This is a great time to be joining our client, and as their digital transformation continues to accelerate, you’ll be part of a digital journey that offers exciting career opportunities. 

If you are looking for a great opportunity and you have experience with life science and supply chain design experience, please contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists TODAY.

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IT Service Support & Sales

IT Service Support & Sales | London | up to 30k

++ This is not a commission-based sales role, but more of an administration-oriented job opportunity, for an individual who either has experience in the IT [MSP] arena, or has a keen interest in all things “Information Technology” ++

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are supporting an IT Solution Provider based in North East London in their quest to identify an IT Service Support & Sales / Junior Technical Sales Administrator, responsible for assisting with the quotations process and resourcing; which involves maintaining relations with external contractors and suppliers whilst ensuring that all system records are kept up to date.

THE BASICS:

If you have experience of completing statements of works (SOW), and performance reports; as well as the reconciliation of month end reports relating to job sheets and planning/utilisation reports for Engineer scheduling – then this job role could be of interest to you.

We are looking for individuals who can arrange all logistics for on-site work and projects; raise job sheets for Engineers, arrange courier collection of equipment to client premises : whilst assisting with the preparation and issuing of quotations.

Any Sales Administrators with solid communication skills who can ensure that best prices are given, and that quotes are raised and sent to clients as quickly as possible should apply also. So too should individuals who can maintain all documentation and filing system(s), assist with the management of job sheets from Engineers; arrange courier collection of equipment to and from client premises and the return of goods to suppliers, when necessary.

THE ADDITIONAL SCOPE:

You will also be tasked with lead generation (cold calling), attending to ad-hoc work as and when required, whilst maintaining a professional relationship with all clients.

THE TECHNICAL STUFF:

Relevant work experience with an IT / Cloud services provider or an academic background or a genuine personal interest in IT related topics will hold you in good stead.

Proficiency with MS Office applications is also important as too is excellent written and verbal communication skills.

THE CONCLUSION:

If you want a progressive career within the Internet Services or Information Technology sector and you are a keen -learner, with a high sense of ownership, coupled with an unrivalled attention to detail you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Contact Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information TODAY.

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Integration Architect

Integration Architect | London | up to circa £600/day

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently looking for an Integration / Solution Architect to focus on the management of existing corporate software systems and on the development & procurement/implementation of new systems.

This is an exciting time for to join an organisation who are going through a major digital transformation over the next 3 years. 

Therefore we are looking for someone who should be able to write Integration Strategy, and deliver it accordingly…

THE BASICS:

The ideal candidate will ensure that the project level architecture is documented, implemented and designed to meet the project objectives and technical requirements; ensuring ownership of the high-level and low-level design; delivering a solid integration strategy, coupled with experience of working with System Integrators and with Integration Platforms (such as Mulesoft and/or Dellboomi); well versed with integration best practices.

If you can create strategic solution architectures; review component level change requirements, proposals and design(s) to ensure their compliance to architectural principles and standards then we’d like to hear from you TODAY.

THE KEY SKILLS:

Solution Architects with experience of several technology platforms, to include front end, middleware and back end technologies and physical/virtualised on premise, managed service provider (MSP) and cloud (IaaS, PAAS, SAAS and iPaaS) solution architectures will be highly desired.

Architects with experience in both agile and waterfall management practices – strong modelling skills in UML (BPMN beneficial) using a standard modelling tool, coupled with a proven track record of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and a clear understanding of the key differences between COTS and bespoke solutions will be highly desired.

THE ADDITIONAL:

We are looking for individuals who can deliver integration services to a new Digital Experience Platform and design evolving API structure and strategy, with strong technical knowledge and practical experience of all integration types including Batch integration, Real time integration including SOA, API, Events and Microservices.

You will work with Business Analyst(s) to understand the business requirements so that solution options that are recommended, provide the best fit : whilst using appropriate tools, including logical models of components and interfaces, to develop the high-level solution architecture; producing detailed component specifications.

If you are willing work with [other] architects and external stakeholders to analyse the current environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions; ensuring that relevant strategies, policies, standards and practices (including security) are applied correctly, then this job opportunity should be for you.

THE CONCLUSION:

If you can demonstrate the relevant capabilities and you have excellent written and verbal skills – looking for a contract where you will be the principle point of escalation for solution driven architecture matters, then please apply TODAY.

Contact Jonothan Bosworth for more information.

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