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Technical Architects, Consulting, London

£100,000 to £124,999

Technical Architects, Consulting, London

Technical architects are required by my client a Global Technology Consultancy. They are looking for individuals with a strong technology delivery background, a very enthusiastic technologist, and passionate about architecture.

The architect will be involved working on projects across multiple industry sectors, with values running from £1million to £100's of million. A lot of the work that is being carried out has underlying Java framework, but this is not essential, as Architects with an SAP, Oracle, Open source or general Digital Architecture background will be considered.

You will be involved working with clients up to CxO Level, and get involved in all aspects of technology architecture.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a very successful existing business, with significant growth plans going forwards. Some of the projects will be of international nature.

For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact with more information.

Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/TA01

Ad Operations Executive - eCommerce - London

£300 to £399

Ad Operations Executive - eCommerce - London

Our client, an eCommerce giant, require an Ad Operations Executive to play a key role in all operational efforts relating to traffic management of advertising campaigns.

The Ad Operations Executive will implement Internet advertising campaigns, secure creative, monitor campaigns etc. You will be responsible for verifying technical specs, and troubleshoot complex ad creative that involves elements such as rich media and video. Utilising DoubleClick, Ad Operations teams will also schedule the delivery of online advertising campaigns.

You will have proven experience in trafficking and online advertising, as well as a proficiency in an industry leading third party ad server (eg DoubleClick, Atlas). A knowledge of HTML/Flash/rich media is useful, and you will have experience in the Ad Operations groups of a similarly large online or media organization.

Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

London / Contract / Ref: JS/AP/C/ADOP

IT Project Manager, Ecommerce, London

£50,000 to £59,999

IT Project Manager, Ecommerce, London

IT Project Manager is required by our client a very well recognised retail brand.

They are looking for an IT Project Manager to come on board to work in an IT Services department, and be able to manage the delivery of IT Infrastructure to support production infrastructure delivering the clients website, software development projects to deliver infrastructure changes, and corporate IT Systems. The ideal candidate's skills will extend to:

You will need to have experience in managing projects involving Agile / Scrum teams, work alongside technical teams, work on data center migrations and service implementations.

This is a very exciting opportunity to work for an organisation who are experiencing signicant growth with further projects in the pipeline to continue this.

For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PM10

.NET Web Application Developer C# OOP MVC Germany

£300 to £399

.NET Web Application Developer C# OOP MVC Germany. I require an experienced C# web application developer, who is willing to work in a Scrum self organizing team of 8+ members. If you are a team player and you have very good knowledge and experience in developing C# web applications this contract will be for you.

Responsibilities:


  • Implement requirements in accordance with approved system design
  • Write clean and maintainable code, by respecting coding standards
  • Write and ensure that unit testing is successfully completed before each delivery
  • Collaborative attitude towards working within a Scrum team

  • Requirements:


  • Hands on experience with web application development
  • Strong C# and OOP
  • Strong MVC/Razor skills. Experience with MVC 4 is a plus.
  • Good Javascript/JQuery, Entity Framework skills
  • Good WCF Services, SQL Server skills
  • Good (English) communication skills

  • Would be considered an advantage:


  • Experience with SSRS reports development
  • Experience with TDD
  • Working knowledge with Team Foundation Server (TFS)
  • Working knowledge of : ReSharper, FakeItEasy, MSpec

  • Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:.NETGermany

    FTM Architect IBM Financial Transaction Manager Banking London

    £100,000 to £124,999

    FTM Architect IBM Financial Transaction Manager Banking London. A Global Banking Consultancy requires an experienced FTM Architect with extensive experience on IBM Financial Transaction Manager: You will Technically drive POD team within a platform and undertake day-to-day technical delivery of complex middleware integration project. Provide technical expertise to ensure compliance and quality standards and assists in leading the technological direction of the platform. Have end-to-end view of technical and functional landscape of the project. Continually drive improvements in delivery on technical front.

    Skills Required for Role:

    Primary Skills

    FTM Architect should have

    Knowledge of applications, technologies and business processes within an area of expertise.

    Minimum IT experience of 8+ years in the IBM middleware integration space with deep understanding of architecture and design.

    Expertise of at least 5 years in IBM WMB/WMQ.

    Undergone training on advance concepts of FTM framework.Ability to understand the advanced concepts of WTX in conjunction with IBM WMB.

    Hands-on experience of minimum 2 years in usage of RSA modelling tool.

    Used RRC for requirement tracking.

    Minimum experience of 2 years on configuration management preferably using RTC or clear case

    Cleared FTM Level 3 internal assessment.

    Completed Payment 201 module.

    Ability to understand the advanced concepts of WTX in conjunction with IBM WMB.

    Hands-on experience of minimum 2 years in usage of RSA modelling tool.

    Used RRC for requirement tracking.

    Minimum experience of 2 years on configuration management preferably using RTC or clear case

    Cleared FTM Level 3 internal assessment.

    Completed Payment 201 module.

    Key Accountabilities

    • Acts as overall design authority for the assigned platform.
    • Involves in the sign off of technical deliverables within the platform.
    • Works as FTM/MB/WTX technical expert within the platform.
    • Co-ordinates with technical community within a platform, including SMEs, leads, testers etc.
    • Contributes to the technical capability development of the platform.
    • Provides specialist input into the strategic direction of applications, technologies, tools or business processes within the platform, ensuring the integrity of technical applications and technology is maintained at all times.
    • Involves in the initiation of change request and identifies opportunities for improving technology solutions within the platform
    • Manages and builds key stakeholder relationships across individual sphere of influence to improve service across platform teams.
    • Ensures compliance of the Banks IT architecture governance standards, procedures, guidelines, quality standards, and all regulatory and statutory requirements.
    • Ensures design standards are adhered to software development lifecycles.

    Proactively shares own knowledge and technical expertise to others within platform team through consultation, advice, and coaching.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:FTM Architrect

    FTM specialist IBM Financial Transaction Manager Banking London

    £100,000 to £124,999

    FTM specialist IBM Financial Transaction Manager Banking London. This is an exciting career opportunity to join a leading consultancy within their banking / financial services division. You must have experience of IBM FTM: Financial Transaction Manager or EPP: Enterprise Payment Platform. Plus experience of lead teams from FTM perspective and undertake the day-to-day delivery of complex middleware integration project, provide technical expertise on FTM to ensure compliance and quality standards and assist in leading the technological direction of the platform and have end to end view of technical, functional landscape of project. You will continually drive improvements in delivery on technical front.

    Skills Required for Role :

    Primary Skills

    FTM specialist should have

    Knowledge of applications, technologies and business processes within an area of expertise.

    Minimum IT experience of 5+yrs in the IBM middleware integration space with deep understanding of design and technical implementation.

    Lead a team of minimum 4-6 junior people and track and review the assigned tasks.

    Hands-on experience of minimum 3 years of IBM WMB/WMQ platform.

    Undergone training on basic and advance concepts of FTM framework.

    Understanding of advanced WTX concepts in conjunction with WMB.

    Hands-on experience of minimum 2 years in usage of RSA modelling tool.

    Used RRC for requirement tracking.

    Minimum experience of 2 years on configuration management preferably using RTC or clear case.

    Cleared FTM Level 2 internal assessment.

    Completed Payment 101 module.

    Key Accountabilities

    • Responsible for quality checking and standard of deliverables within individual area of responsibility, advising and leading teams to produce technically compliant deliverables at all times.
    • Works as a FTM technical expert within the platform.
    • Contributes to the technical capability development of the platform.
    • Ensures compliance of the banks IT architecture governance standards, procedures, guidelines, quality standards, and all regulatory and statutory requirements.
    • Ensures design standards are adhered to software development lifecycles.

    Proactively shares own knowledge and technical expertise to others within platform team through consultation, advice, and coaching.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:FTM

    IT Support Analyst

    £40,000 to £49,999

    For this large blue chip organisation we are looking for an IT Support Analyst to join a busy 24/7 support desk based in Uxbridge, London.

    The Team

    IT Support Services are a 2nd/3rd line 24/7 support desk based in Uxbridge, Greater London. Working for a global legal practice, this position is an opportunity to work in an important role which primarily focuses within the server, network and backup infrastructure. Your role will be to manage, resolve or escalate support calls for server infrastructure, core applications and system outages.

    The Role

    • Working from the Data Centre in Uxbridge your focus will be in maintaining an operational service to our global infrastructure. The daily role and responsibilities include server administration/support, application support, backup management and proactive monitoring and management of the infrastructure estate.
    • The shift pattern is a 13 week 24x7 cycle which covers days, evenings, nights and weekends. Candidates will work a sustained period on day shifts during the shift pattern, to allow for personal development and involvement in projects.

    Being a shift based position the role outside of the core business hours will see candidates being directly responsible for:

    • Backups
    • Incident management
    • Financial batch processing
    • Provision of 1st line helpdesk and desktop call management

    All support calls must be dealt with effectively meeting agreed business standards, and resolved as per documented SLA policies and procedures. Candidates should be able to demonstrate experience of working in customer facing role. This is an increasingly complex and pressurised role that differs from the traditional Operations profile because the emphasis will be placed on candidates to deliver, resolve and manage.

    The role will also include:

    • Working within the team to manage and maintain the high levels of productivity and service levels, including the effective communication of changes, problems and other service related issues at all levels in a busy 24x7 support environment
    • Monitoring data capacity, server outages and escalate issues as appropriate
    • Completing assigned project work individually or with other members as a team
    • Managing and document configuring changes in line with change control procedures
    • Carrying out an effective handover and skills awareness on all new systems
    • Producing procedures and performing bespoke training to enable the team to meet its requirements Managing all backup and restoring systems using a combination of applications
    • Monitoring the overnight financial systems batch processing, as per documented procedures
    • Effective liaising and team-working with all other IT support teams
    • Carrying out server security procedures for windows server platforms
    • Resolving or escalating out of hours 1st line calls from users, logging them in the Help Desk system and undertaking problem resolution in a professional and customer focused manner (if unable to provide a resolution, the Analyst must follow the published call out procedures).
    • Candidates are expected to have excellent knowledge of the following: Windows 2003 / 2008 Server
    • Active Directory
    • Exchange
    • Citrix
    • Networking fundamentals
    • Backup technologies
    • Preferable but not essential knowledge includes: EMC Data Domain
    • NETIQ
    • BES
    • Symantec Anti Virus

    Skills and Experience Required

    • Microsoft Server O/S
    • Microsoft Active Directory support
    • Microsoft Exchange 2003 / 2008 admin & support
    • Citrix Xen 6.5 Support
    • Blackberry Support
    • Microsoft Office Application support
    • Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3
    • HP Proliant DL and C3000 Blade series Hardware configuration/support
    • HP SIM and NetiQ monitoring Document Management - Worksite Assyst Call logging system
    • EMC Data Domain
    • Symantec Anti Virus admin/troubleshooting
    • Excellent Customer Service skills (via telephone and email) Documentation
    • Team player

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-ITSA

    IT Project Manager, Ecommerce, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    IT Project Manager, Eccomerce, London

    IT Project Manager is required by our client a very well recognised retail brand.

    They are looking for an IT Project Manager to come on board to work in an IT Services department, and be able to manage the delivery of IT Infrastructure to support production infrastructure delivering the clients website, software development projects to deliver infrastructure changes, and corporate IT Systems. The ideal candidate's skills will extend to:

    You will need to have experience in managing projects involving Agile / Scrum teams, work alongside technical teams, work on data center migrations and service implementations.

    This is a very exciting opportunity to work for an organisation who are experiencing signicant growth with further projects in the pipeline to continue this.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PM10

    Enterprise Mobility Consultants, London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Enterprise Mobility Consultants, London

    Enterprise Mobilty Consultants are required by my client a large Global Consultancy. This is a very exciting opportunity to join a growing Mobile Solutions practice, who are delivering solutions for clients with mobile and distributed workforces.

    As a consultant you will be involved at all stages of the project lifecycle from requirements definition to implementation. You will be covering a mixture of technology, process and business change. We are looking for individuals who are passionate and excited by the prospect of using mobile technology to transform the way businesses operate. It will be highly beneficial if you have implemented mobile solutions, carried out product selection and application strategy definition, or introduced mobile strategy and business improvement in to an operational organisation

    It is essential to have a mixture of the following technologies:-

    *Mobile middleware and application platforms, e.g. Syclo, Sybase, Antenna (Dexterra)

    *Remote device management, security and content management, e.g. Sybase Afaria, B2M, Netmotion Wireless

    *Workforce management, e.g. ClickSoftware, Ventyx, 360 Scheduler, Service Power

    *Mobile devices, from laptops and tablets to Windows Mobile, iPhone and Android

    *Wireless network technologies, e.g. Wifi, 3G, Wi-Max, satellite.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some cutting edge projects within an established practice.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RBEM01

    Senior Java Developer, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Senior Java Developer, London

    Senior Java Developers are required by my client a leading global consultancy.

    They have experienced significant growth with various client programmes and have a number of exciting technology delivery projects that they are working on right now. You will be involved in developing and integrating application components using Java to meet the various business requirements, you will need understanding and experience of object orientated analysis and design, be able to design, code and test Java applications to meet client specific designs.

    You will need to have excellent understanding and experience of Java technologies including:-

    * JEE Multi-tier development across client, web, business and database tiers.

    * Core Java

    * Spring Framework and related modules such as Spring Batch, MVC, Data Access and Security.

    * Developing on application servers such as Tomcat, Webspere, Weblogic and JBoss

    * Object / Relational mapping technologies such as Hibernate

    * Database and SQL skills using Oracle, DB2, MySQL or an equivalent RDBMS

    * Working knowledge of HTML, XHTML, CSS and Javascript

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing team with some exciting projects.


    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: SJD01

    IT Project Manager, Eccomerce, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    IT Project Manager, Eccomerce, London

    IT Project Manager is required by our client a very well recognised retail brand.

    They are looking for an IT Project Manager to come on board to work in an IT Services department, and be able to manage the delivery of IT Infrastructure to support production infrastructure delivering the clients website, software development projects to deliver infrastructure changes, and corporate IT Systems. The ideal candidate's skills will extend to:

    You will need to have experience in managing projects involving Agile / Scrum teams, work alongside technical teams, work on data center migrations and service implementations.

    This is a very exciting opportunity to work for an organisation who are experiencing signicant growth with further projects in the pipeline to continue this.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PM9

    Service Delivery Manager - eCommerce/Digital Services - ITIL

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Service Delivery Manager - eCommerce/Digital Services - ITIL

    Our client, a globally successful E-commerce organisation, require a Service Delivery Manager to ensure efficient operation of a portfolio of high-availability applications and web services, which support a global multichannel retail business.

    Managing the relationship between IT and a complex, multi-national retail community, you will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements, as well as play a key role in continuing growth abroad, as well as manage key relationships with technical engineering teams, change functions and external stakeholders. You'll be commercially savvy, with budget management required as well.

    You will have a strong ITIL background, as well as a solid technical understanding around infrastructure technology, and ideally have a solid functional understanding of the retail or eCommerce industry.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SDM01

    Communications Consultants, OSS / BSS, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Communications Consultants, OSS / BSS, London

    Communication Consultants are required by my client a Global Technology Consultancy. They are one of the leading consultancies working in the OSS / BSS space, and are working on some very exciting transformation projects, with the latest technologies with Communications, Media and Technology clients.

    You will work to help capture, define and agree system, functional and technical requirements for technology driven OSS / BSS system change, work closely with onshore / offshore, and / or 3rd party development teams to ensure the solutions get developed to the required specifications.

    You will need to have good knowledge working within Technology, Media or Telecommunications industrues, and good OSS / BSS delivery experience.

    It would be highly beneficial if you are a subject matter expert in on of the following areas:-

    Cores OSS / BSS, Billing, Product Design, OSS Provisioning or Mediation, as well as good consulting skills including a mixture of Business Analysis, Project Delivery, Systems Integration, Solution and Technical Architecture or Functional Testing.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join an ever growing group with some very exciting projects.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/TEl02

    2nd / 3rd Line IT Support Analyst (Shift Work)

    £40,000 to £49,999

    2nd / 3rd Line IT Support Analyst (Shift Work)

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    My client, a large global blue-chip organisation with a head office in London, urgently require a 2nd / 3rd Line Support Analyst to join their expanding IT Team in Greater London.

    As part of the role, you will be expected to manage or escalate support calls for server infrastructure, core applications and systems outages.

    You should have knowledge of the following:

    • Windows Server 2003 / 2008
    • Citix
    • Exchange
    • Active Directory
    • Networks
    • BackUp Technologies
    • NETIQ
    • BES
    • Symantec Anti Virus

    Skills & Experience

    • Citrix Xen 6.5 Support
    • Blackberry Support
    • Document Management - Worksite
    • EMC Data Domain
    • Assyst Call Logging Systems
    • HP Proliant DL & c3000 Blade series Hardware Configuration / support
    • Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3

    This opportunity is to join an expanding IT Team. You will be on a shift pattern which includes, days, evenings, nights & weekends although there will be a sustained period of day shifts to accommodate career development and project work.

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application today

    South East / Permanent / Ref: Keys/ITAnalyst/3008

    Solution Designer- Revenue Assurance

    £300 to £399

    Solution Designer-Revenue Assurance

    My client who are an international telecommunications company are searching for a Solution Designer who will be responsible for leading the design within solutions for their Revenue Assurance programme which analyses large amounts data to ensure reveue incomes are accurate. As the successful candidate you will have the proven ability to design a full E2E solution and knowledge of telco/communications is essential for the position.

    Solution Designer-Revenue Assurance

    South East / Contract / Ref: SS Solution-Revenue

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - Lon

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - London

    Our client, a major online organisation, is looking for a Senior QA Analyst to join their fast-paced Agile team. The Senior QA will contribute to continued improvement of the company QA Test strategy and best practice, as well as acting as a lead on project-based work in Scrum teams.

    Working in a mixture of manual and automation Testing with Selenium and have knowledge of Agile/XP practices, the Senior QA Analyst must have excellent working knowledge of writing test scripts, unit testing, 3rd party integration testing, use of SQL to query databases and run test cases and most importantly Automated testing using Selenium. You will also be responsible for mentoring and educating more junior QA Analysts.

    You will have strong experience in Agile development groups, and you will have experience working in an large, complex online organisation. Candidates with experience in neither will NOT be considered. Experience around TDD or BDD is highly preferable.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SQA

    Network / Security Architect

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    A leading global organisation is looking a Data Centre (DC) Network and Security Architect who specialises in CISCO Networks, Checkpoint F5 Security technology and who can address the Network and Security requirements with in this very large global company. You will be responsible for the delivery of the long term strategy that the company has working with many areas including IT Operations, application support and global project teams. This is a permanent opportunity paying a highly competitive salary with a performance related bonus and benefits package based in state of the art offices in London.

    The successful candidate must a worked on very large Data Centre Network and Security projects and be responsible for the creation of future roadmaps and access management. You must be able to diagnose and identify network infrastructure and security efficiency improvements delivering documented architecture and ownership of IT Networks, security and access management all within a Data Centre environment.

    To be considered for this opportunity you must have worked on previous CISCO Networking such as Nexus, Catalyst, ISR, ASR and 1000V.

    CCIE / CCDE / CCSE Certified, possess F5 Load Balancer expertise, Checkpoint, CISCO ASA, ISE, IronPort, Mobileron, MS PKI, Fireeye, Lancope aswell as management platforms such as CISCO Prime and Solarwinds experience also is a necessity for this opportunity.

    London / Permanent / Ref: pelstb/NandSArc

    Desktop Engineering Manager - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php"

    Our client a global blue-chip organisation has an urgent need for a new desktop engineering manager to lead a team responsible for designing, building, testing and implementing global desktop infrastructure and support toolsets.

    You will be responsible for engaging architecture, design authority and project management functions to cover the desktop engineering of technologies including SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management, as well as technologies support bring your own device.

    This is an ideal opportunity for a desktop engineering specialist with team lead experience to move into a management role in a FTSE100 company.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Knowledge of SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management (at least three)
    • Track record in a desktop engineering capacity at a large company
    • Team lead experience preferable
    • Deep knowledge to the ITL framework
    • BSc educated or higher from a leading institution

    - See more at: http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-job-details.php?id=3567#sthash.Er8k6tf1.dpuf

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-DEM

    Citrix Consultant Xen Desktop / ServerXenapp Netscaler London

    £400 to £499

    Citrix Consultant Xen Desktop / ServerXenapp Netscaler London. An IT services company requires a Citrix Consultant who can perform, design, implementation and support with experience of Xen Desktop 5, Xenapp 5 & 6.5, Citrix Provisioning Server, Xen Server & Netscaler V9. You will support the technical architect and implementation resources. You will lead on Knowledge transfer to the support staff for all Citrix products. You must be experienced in the following and able to interview and start asap.

    • Implementation and maintenance of Xen Desktop 5 or higher.
    • Implementation and Maintenance of Xenapp 5 and 6.5.
    • Citrix Provisioning Server
    • Xen Server
    • Familiarity with working concepts of Netscaler V9 or higher

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:Citrix

    Software Development Manager - Digital Transformation

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Software Development Manager - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    Our client, a major Technology Consultancy, requires an experience Software Development Manager to manage a technically diverse engineering group in the midst of substantial growth.

    The Development Manager will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your deep and broad technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements for various teams.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    You will be degree educated with a minimum of 5 years of software development experience building large scale distributed systems.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/DEVMC

    Senior Messaging Analyst

    £400 to £499

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    A leading Global Organisation based in London is looking for a Senior Messaging Engineer to work closely with Collaboration Services Messaging Team Leader. This is a 6 month contract opportunity paying a highly competitive daily rate.

    The successful candidate must a worked on very large migration projects because the client commencing on an Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010 migration programme. The Collaborations team you will be working in deal with escalations from the offshore 3rd line team where you will be supporting project delivery, engaging with architecture teams, providing input to message related projects and activities.

    Because you will be working on the migration project you must have previously worked on Microsoft Exchange 2003 to Microsoft Exchange 2010 projects before and you will need a sound understanding of Load balancers, Hardware, Storage, Client Access, Sizing and design tools. SMTP and DNS system experience is also key.

    Essential Skills

    • Messaging and collaboration experience (Ideally MOF or Prince 2)
    • BES5 and BES10
    • Exchange 2003 and 2010 including Load balancers, Hardware and storage
    • SMTP and DNS Systems
    • IronPort
    • Archiving Systems such as Symantec Enterprise Vault
    • RIM Blackberry Enterprise Server

    APPLY NOW!!

    London / Contract / Ref: pelstb/message

    Java Developer - Technology Consultancy - London

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Java Developer - Technology Consultancy - London

    Our client, a highly successful Technology Consultancy, are looking for dynamic and well-rounded Java Developers to act as a technical lead on a range of web and digital technology projects for a variety of blue-chip clients.

    The Java Developer will be working around a range of Java related projects, and therefore candidates need to demonstrate hands-on technical experience with a variety of the following technologies:

    - JEE multitier development across client, web, business and database tiers, Core Java, Spring Framework and related modules, eg. Spring Batch, MVC, Data Access & Security.

    - Templating technologies - JSPs, Freemarker & Velocity, MVC frameworks, eg Struts, Stripes & GWT, Object/Relational mapping technologies such as Hibernate

    - Web services technologies, techniques and transport mechanisms including REST, SOAP, WSDL, XML and JSON

    Strong communication skills are essential for this role, as you will be required to help educate and mentor more junior Development staff. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a rapidly growing team, with a range of career opportunities on offer for the successful candidate.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/JAVDEV

    Desktop Engineering Manager - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php"

    Our client a global blue-chip organisation has an urgent need for a new desktop engineering manager to lead a team responsible for designing, building, testing and implementing global desktop infrastructure and support toolsets.

    You will be responsible for engaging architecture, design authority and project management functions to cover the desktop engineering of technologies including SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management, as well as technologies support bring your own device.

    This is an ideal opportunity for a desktop engineering specialist with team lead experience to move into a management role in a FTSE100 company.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Knowledge of SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management (at least three)
    • Track record in a desktop engineering capacity at a large company
    • Team lead experience preferable
    • Deep knowledge to the ITL framework
    • BSc educated or higher from a leading institution

    - See more at: http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-job-details.php?id=3567#sthash.Er8k6tf1.dpuf

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-DEM

    SAP BPC NW Functional Consultant London

    £300 to £399

    SAP BPC NW Functional Consultant London. My telco client requires a SAP BPC NWFunctional Consultant with strong core skills in SAP BPC NW. You must have the following experience:

    * 2+ years in Modeling, development and implementing SAP BPC NW application.

    * 2+ years of SAP BW experience including data extraction and modeling.

    * Should have worked on at least 1 end to end SAP BPC Planning / Consolidation project.

    * Knowledge of Hana as the backend is BW on Hana

    * Functional Knowledge of Financial Accounting and SAP ECC6 is desirable

    * Preferably having a qualified CA / MBA background

    * Soft skills: Good client facing skills, Good Communication & Presentation skills

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:SAPBPCNW

    Service Delivery Manager - eCommerce/Digital Services - ITIL

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Service Delivery Manager - eCommerce/Digital Services - ITIL

    Our client, a globally successful E-commerce organisation, require a Service Delivery Manager to ensure efficient operation of a portfolio of high-availability applications and web services, which support a global multichannel retail business.

    Managing the relationship between IT and a complex, multi-national retail community, you will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements, as well as play a key role in continuing growth abroad, as well as manage key relationships with technical engineering teams, change functions and external stakeholders. You'll be commercially savvy, with budget management required as well.

    You will have a strong ITIL background, as well as a solid technical understanding around infrastructure technology, and ideally have a solid functional understanding of the retail or eCommerce industry.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SDM01

    2nd Line Application Support Engineer

    £300 to £399

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    A leading global Investment Bank in the Midlands is looking for a 2nd Line Application Support Engineer to work with in the Business and Technology area to support incidents that have been escalated from the first Line Support Team. This is a contract opportunity paying £

    You will be responsible for 2nd Line Service Desk and Incident Desk activity, perform controlled escalation management and work will all levels and areas of the business to ensure that incidents or issues are resolved in good time or escalated to 3rd Line if necessary.

    You must have worked in a large corporate environment preferably a Investment or Capital Markets Bank, you must have worked in Second line for at least 3 years and work with in a fast paced ITIL environment previously.

    Technical Skills to be able to perform this role are :- UNIX, Windows Server, MS SQL, Oracle or Sybase, Middle ware to name a few.

    Midlands / Contract / Ref: Pelstb/2ndline

    Java Developer - Algorithms

    £500 to £599

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    A leading global Investment Bank is looking for a Contract Java Developer who has developed Algorithm Applications in the Front Office space. You must have a full understanding of Java Algo Trading Platforms whilst solving issues by coordinating with users and support teams building trading technical frameworks in a front office environment.

    The successful candidate must have experience developing Front Office Algorithm Applications on the Server side so preferably from a Linux shell scripting background with in a banking or Capital Markets arena. You must have 5/6 years of Java programming skills with Database design preferably in Oracle and if you have any C# experience then this will be helpful but not a necessity.

    APPLY NOW!!!

    London / Contract / Ref: Pelstb/Algojav

    Test Analyst

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Test Analyst

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    Overview

    Reporting to the test manager, the Test Environment Support Analyst is responsible for developing and executing the management processes of the test environments from environment design and build to configuration & release management. Working within a collaborative Scrum team, the Test Environment Support Analyst will advise other members of the test team, fostering the appropriate culture and values within the team to ensure that the initiatives being delivered are of a high standard.

    Key Areas of Responsibility

    • Managing the day to day tasks required in the test environments by the projects under test
    • Be responsible for coordinating and reviewing activities within the test environments
    • You will ensure that project releases are progressed through their test environments to production
    • You will help define and manage the baseline test environment configuration
    • As well as managing internal teams you will also liaise with 3rd party suppliers
    • Working across Business, IT and 3rd Party suppliers to resolve environment defects
    • Extending and maintaining the interface regression test suite and its automation
    • Provide advice on how test environment processes and procedures may be enhanced to promote continuous improvement
    • Build, share and retain critical environment knowledge across Business, IT and 3rd Party suppliers

    Experience

    • 3+ years' experience managing a test environment build, interface management and data coordination
    • You will have mapped application interfaces and configuration across end to end environments
    • Knowledge of version control, release management process, tools, backup and restore process.
    • Experience in logging and tracking defects from open to close, using an issue tracking tool such as JIRA
    • Ability to investigate complex issues and make informed decisions about them when written guidelines are not available
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and a passion for working in highly collaborative environments

    If you are interested in this position, please submit your application today.

    • Knowledge of Agile methodologies

    South West / Permanent / Ref: NKTANA

    Senior Project Manager - Network

    £600 to £699

    Senior Infrastructure Project manager - Networks - Global

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Alexander Ash are a looking to recruit a senior infrastructure project manager for a global consulting firm. As an experienced Project Manager you will be focusing on complex infrastructure projects. The role will focus on complex projects / multiple projects to the value £1m - £5m.

    As the project manager you will have significant experience in managing this type of engagement, and will be highly proficient in change management, and managing the scope of projects. Typical infrastructure projects will include change & transformation projects. The project are focused predominantly focused on large network infrastructure implementations therefore experience with the following is highly required: GWAN / WAN / MPLS / IVPN / Cisco Routers 19xx - 39xx within an ITIL environment.

    You will need to have worked with offshore teams, global virtual teams and the ability to coach or mentor less experienced project managers is highly desirable. Travel flexibility is required for this position also as well as being multilingual in the following: French or Spanish or Portuguese or Italian would be advantageous.

    Ideally the Senior project manager's background should be from a Strong consultancy, Outsourcing or service providing organisations, hold a Prince2 qualification, ITIL (V3) certified & must have experience in managing at global network infrastructure projects.

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please get in touch by sending cv's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Contract / Ref: JSNA-NPM-01

    IT Project Manager, Eccomerce, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    IT Project Manager, Eccomerce, London

    IT Project Manager is required by our client a very well recognised retail brand.

    They are looking for an IT Project Manager to come on board to work in an IT Services department, and be able to manage the delivery of IT Infrastructure to support production infrastructure delivering the clients website, software development projects to deliver infrastructure changes, and corporate IT Systems. The ideal candidate's skills will extend to:

    You will need to have experience in managing projects involving Agile / Scrum teams, work alongside technical teams, work on data center migrations and service implementations.

    This is a very exciting opportunity to work for an organisation who are experiencing signicant growth with further projects in the pipeline to continue this.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PM9

    Sharepoint Consultant / Developer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    SharePoint Consultant / Developer - London

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruitment a SharePoint consultant for a Global services provider based in London. As the SharePoint consultant you will be the focal point of contact when consulting with various technology teams and Stakeholders. Ideally as the SharePoint consultant you will need to be experience of hands on development of SharePoint application. You will have a good understanding of web technologies, systems and enterprise architecture.

    As the SharePoint consultant you will have at least five years' experience of hands on SharePoint development, including experience of managing internal teams & projects. Ideally you will need to have recent Project experience of .NET, web technology, Microsoft SharePoint, content management, e-commerce and integration projects.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position. Please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA/AGL/SPCD

    Service Delivery Manager - eCommerce/Digital Services - ITIL

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Service Delivery Manager - eCommerce/Digital Services - ITIL

    Our client, a globally successful E-commerce organisation, require a Service Delivery Manager to ensure efficient operation of a portfolio of high-availability applications and web services, which support a global multichannel retail business.

    Managing the relationship between IT and a complex, multi-national retail community, you will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements, as well as play a key role in continuing growth abroad, as well as manage key relationships with technical engineering teams, change functions and external stakeholders. You'll be commercially savvy, with budget management required as well.

    You will have a strong ITIL background, as well as a solid technical understanding around infrastructure technology, and ideally have a solid functional understanding of the retail or eCommerce industry.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SDME1

    Business Analyst, Billing Systems, Jersey.

    £400 to £499

    Business Analyst, Billing Systems, Jersey. Day rate + living allowances plus flights paid for once every 2 weeks.

    Business Analyst is required by our client a Telecommunications company. They are currently looking for a Business Analyst to carry out requirements gathering on a project that will be delivering COMVERSE in to the business. Comverse experience is NOT essential. You will be involved in multiple projects, mainly based around the implementation of the billing system.

    You will be involved in projects which involve a lot of stakeholder management to CxO level. You will be involved in high level solution designs, and ideally have a background in the Telecommunications Industry.

    This role will interview straight TODAY with a view to starting Monday 19th August 2013. You will be provided with a living allowance during the week and will also be reimbursed for one flight every two weeks. Please send your details to me as soon as possible and I will be in contact immediately.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/BABS02

    Architect Big Data Hadoop Java Paris France

    £600 to £699

    Architect Big Data Hadoop Java Paris France. A global company requires a Big Data Architect with strong experience of Hadoop and Java. you must have strong hands-on experience in architecting, designing and implementing big data solutions and have experience in technology evaluation, architecture & design, implementation, testing and technical reviews of highly scalable platforms, solutions and technology building blocks to address customer's requirement.

    Experience in any of the following is a bonus:

    Programming Languages :Core Java, J2EE, JDBC, Spring, Struts, Hibernate

    Scalable databases or object stores: Cassandra, MongoDB, AWS DynamoDB, Hbase, OpenStack Swift, etc

    Caching: memcached, BerkelyDB, Gigaspaces, Infinispan

    Distributed File Systems : HDFS, Gluster, Lustre

    Distributed Data Processing: Hadoop Map Reduce, Parallel Processing, Stream Processing, Flume, Splunk

    France / Contract / Ref: BenP:BigData

    Senior Java Developer, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Senior Java Developer, London

    Senior Java Developers are required by my client a leading global consultancy.

    They have experienced significant growth with various client programmes and have a number of exciting technology delivery projects that they are working on right now. You will be involved in developing and integrating application components using Java to meet the various business requirements, you will need understanding and experience of object orientated analysis and design, be able to design, code and test Java applications to meet client specific designs.

    You will need to have excellent understanding and experience of Java technologies including:-

    * JEE Multi-tier development across client, web, business and database tiers.

    * Core Java

    * Spring Framework and related modules such as Spring Batch, MVC, Data Access and Security.

    * Developing on application servers such as Tomcat, Webspere, Weblogic and JBoss

    * Object / Relational mapping technologies such as Hibernate

    * Database and SQL skills using Oracle, DB2, MySQL or an equivalent RDBMS

    * Working knowledge of HTML, XHTML, CSS and Javascript

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing team with some exciting projects.


    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: SJD01

    SCOM / VMware Support Engineer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    A leading global Tier 1 organisation is looking for a 3rd or 4th Line Wintel Engineer with either SCOM or VMware experience. This is a permanent opportunity paying a highly competitive salary with a performance related bonus and a fantastic benefits package

    The successful candidate must have worked and supported business critical applications and has excellent Microsoft Windows 2003/2008, Active Directory / AD 2008 knowledge with in depth exposure to diagnosing and trouble shooting on both project and BAU issues.

    The main skills you must have to be considered for this opportunity are a senior level support experience but SCOM and VMware Vsphere 5.1 would be an advantage for this role.

    London / Permanent / Ref: Pelstb/ScomVMw

    Desktop Engineering Manager - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php"

    Our client a global blue-chip organisation has an urgent need for a new desktop engineering manager to lead a team responsible for designing, building, testing and implementing global desktop infrastructure and support toolsets.

    You will be responsible for engaging architecture, design authority and project management functions to cover the desktop engineering of technologies including SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management, as well as technologies support bring your own device.

    This is an ideal opportunity for a desktop engineering specialist with team lead experience to move into a management role in a FTSE100 company.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Knowledge of SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management (at least three)
    • Track record in a desktop engineering capacity at a large company
    • Team lead experience preferable
    • Deep knowledge to the ITL framework
    • BSc educated or higher from a leading institution

    - See more at: http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-job-details.php?id=3567#sthash.Er8k6tf1.dpuf

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-DEM

    VMware Systems Engineer / Windows server Engineer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php"

    For this Professional Services Giant we are looking for an experienced Windows server and VMware Systems Engineer, with a thorough knowledge of VMware vSphere, Microsoft Windows Server (2003/2008/12), Active Directory (2008/12) and Wintel technologies.

    As well as providing day-to-day 3rd and 4th line support for business critical applications, they will also have a good all-round understanding of back-office infrastructure, with extensive practical experience of managing, monitoring and maintaining a large, globally dispersed server estate.

    They must possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and will be equally comfortable interacting with non-technical people - as well as members of other internal technical teams and external suppliers - with the ability to work as part of a team, and to quickly establish credibility with colleagues. They must demonstrate an attention to detail, commitment to their work and flexibility in dealing with unforeseen operational requirements.

    Key Responsibilities

    As a member of the Systems Engineering Team, reporting to the Systems Integration Services Manager, the successful candidate's duties will include, but are not limited to:

    • Primary responsibility for the development, maintenance and support of the firm's Windows server, Active Directory and VMware vSphere 5 infrastructure hosted on HP server and Blade infrastructure.
    • Providing 3rd and 4th line support for Systems Engineering's services.
    • In-depth diagnosis, troubleshooting, test, resolution of problems and issues with VMware, vSphere, ESXi and Windows Server.
    • Development, implementation and ongoing maintenance of standards and processes relating to Systems Engineering's services.
    • Management and maintenance of existing back-office server infrastructure and support for the implementation of new technologies, solutions and services, in line with current industry standards and trends.
    • Providing design and engineering input, guidance and support to the firm's Global Project Group, Architecture Team and offshore support staff.

    Skills and Qualifications

    To perform this role you will be an experienced VMware and Wintel Systems Engineer with thorough knowledge of Microsoft Back Office infrastructure solutions and a detailed understanding of both Microsoft server and VMware's virtualisation technologies. You will have/be:

    • Strong experience managing and maintaining a large server base of Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012.
    • Proficient in the monitoring of production systems using SCOM 2007 or 2012, which includes the implementation, development and configuration of Management Packs.
    • A detailed knowledge of Windows Server technologies, such as, security & protection, back-up, clustering, file & print, Hyper-V, IIS, WDS, WSUS, DNS, WINS, DHCP, AD Certificate Services etc.
    • A detailed knowledge of Active Directory Services, such as, AD DS, GPOs, AD LDS, AD RMS, ADFS, DFS, etc
    • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft PowerShell and VMware PowerShell and PowerCLI. You should be very comfortable working at the command line and with scripts.
    • Familiarity with VMware virtualisation technologies, preferably vSphere 5.1.
    • Experienced in the build and configuration of server hardware and all supporting infrastructure, i.e. FC storage (SAN), IP Networking, Security (Firewalls rules) WSUS Patching ect.
    • You will be familiar with the curretn HP DL and BL server ranges.
    • Accustomed to working within the ITIL framework of Incident, Problem and Change Management.
    • Familiarity with; Windows server 2012 technologies, FIM, Direct Access, Unix (Solaris), Linux, Symantec Endpoint AV, Quest vRanger, SQL and Oracle will be an advantage.

    Mandatory Skills

    The following skills with extensive experience at Level 3/4 support are mandatory for this role:

    • VMware
    • Windows Server 2003/2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • PowerShell 2/3
    • Windows 7/8
    • Microsoft Office Suite

    You will also possess excellent skills and knowledge relating to all aspects of back-office infrastructure, systems and security.

    Preferred Skills

    In addition, knowledge of the following is strongly preferred for this role:

    • Microsoft Hyper-V
    • Symantec Endpoint AV
    • Quest vRanger
    • SCOM 2007/12
    • SCCM 2007/12
    • Microsoft FIM
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • F5 ARX
    • Knowledge of Linux and Linux commands
    • Unix (Solaris)
    • Oracle Financials
    • Remedy 7

    Certification

    • Microsoft MCSE/MCSA certification (required)
    • VMware VCP 5 certification (required)
    • ITIL V3/V2 (perferred)
    • Prince 2 (preferred)

    Education
    Ideally minimum degree level education of a B. Tech. / B.E. / MCA/ BCA or equivalent experience in Systems Engineering or a related field.

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-VMWARE

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    £40,000 to £49,999

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    PHP Developer is required by our client a digital agency. They are looking for 3 developers to join an expanding team to work on client based projects as well as internal projects. This is a good opportunity to join a growing organization with established clients. You will be able to work from home 3 days a week, and then on site in Cambridge 2 days a week.

    You will need to have good PHP and MySQL development skills, working on Linux servers. It would be highly desirable to have good front-end development skills including XHTML, Javascript (jQuery) and basic CSS.

    For more information on this exciting opportunity please email Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    Test Environment Support Analyst

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    Test Environment Support Analyst

    Overview

    Reporting to the test manager, the Test Environment Support Analyst is responsible for developing and executing the management processes of the test environments from environment design and build to configuration & release management. Working within a collaborative Scrum team, the Test Environment Support Analyst will advise other members of the test team, fostering the appropriate culture and values within the team to ensure that the initiatives being delivered are of a high standard.

    Key Areas of Responsibility

    • Managing the day to day tasks required in the test environments by the projects under test
    • Be responsible for coordinating and reviewing activities within the test environments
    • You will ensure that project releases are progressed through their test environments to production
    • You will help define and manage the baseline test environment configuration
    • As well as managing internal teams you will also liaise with 3rd party suppliers
    • Working across Business, IT and 3rd Party suppliers to resolve environment defects
    • Extending and maintaining the interface regression test suite and its automation
    • Provide advice on how test environment processes and procedures may be enhanced to promote continuous improvement
    • Build, share and retain critical environment knowledge across Business, IT and 3rd Party suppliers

    Experience

    • 3+ years' experience managing a test environment build, interface management and data coordination
    • You will have mapped application interfaces and configuration across end to end environments
    • Knowledge of version control, release management process, tools, backup and restore process.
    • Experience in logging and tracking defects from open to close, using an issue tracking tool such as JIRA
    • Ability to investigate complex issues and make informed decisions about them when written guidelines are not available
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and a passion for working in highly collaborative environments
    • Knowledge of Agile methodologies

    South West / Permanent / Ref: NKTESA1408

    Smart Metering Consultants - Global Technology Firm

    £800 to £999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Smart Metering Consultants - Global Technology Firm

    Our client, a global technology firm are looking for experienced Smart Metering Consultants to work on a broad range of Smart Metering related projects as part of a major new initiative for the foreseeable future.

    The Consultants will interface with internal stakeholders and customers, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across development of Smart Metering offerings across the UK.

    The candidate must have a solid track record and functional knowledge in Smart Metering, ideally with a track record of delivering solutions in various geographies. A background in the Management Consultancy space is highly desirable.

    London / Contract / Ref: AP/C/SMAMEC

    Windows systems Engineer - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Windows systems engineer - London

    Alexander Ash are looking to recruit a senior windows server engineer for a global client based in London. As the windows systems engineer you will be responsible for providing day to day 3rd / 4th line support for critical business applications.

    You will need to have a good overall understanding of IT infrastructure with a minimum of 3-year's experience of managing, monitoring and maintaining a large, globally dispersed server farms. The individual will also be familiar with both VMware and Microsoft virtualisation technologies.

    You will need to have the following technology experiences: Active directory / HP Blade servers, Microsoft office suite, SCOM, SCCM, SQL reporting services experience, PowerShell scripting, Windows server 2000, 2008 & 2012.

    You will need to have a Microsoft certification such as MCSE, MCITP & also a Prince 2 certification.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com or call 0207 688 8435.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA/WINE/02

    Windows Engineer - VMware, FTSE100 Company

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Windows Engineer - VMware, FTSE100 Company

    A major bluechip firm are undertaking a number of strategic desktop engineering projects within their systems engineering team and require an experienced Windows Engineer with strong knowledge of VMware to play a key role in these strategic projects.

    You will be responsible for designing developing, implementing, maintaining and supporting a number of desktop technologies for the business, as well as liaising with the architecture team en ensure the strategic architecture can be supported in production.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a major global company with fantastic benefits and a fantastic work-life balance.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • 6+ years' experience of desktop engineering in a major corporate environment
    • Strong experience managing a large server base of Windows 2003/2008/2012
    • Strong VMware and vSphere 5.1 knowledge including command line and PowerCLI administration
    • Detailed Active Directory 2008/12 knowledge
    • Network build and configuration experience including SAN, LAN, WAN and Firewalls
    • ITIL framework knowledge
    • BSc educated or higher

    This is a permanent role compensated at £45,000 - £50,000 / year + bonus + benefits.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/TR/08/13/WEVMW

    Windows Engineer - SCCM and SCOM, FTSE100 Company

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Windows Engineer - SCCM and SCOM, FTSE100 Company

    A major bluechip firm are undertaking a number of strategic desktop engineering projects within their systems engineering team and require an experienced Windows Engineer with strong knowledge of SCCM and SCOM to play a key role in these strategic projects.

    You will be responsible for designing developing, implementing, maintaining and supporting a number of desktop technologies for the business, as well as liaising with the architecture team en ensure the strategic architecture can be supported in production.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a major global company with fantastic benefits and a fantastic work-life balance.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • 6+ years' experience of desktop engineering in a major corporate environment
    • Strong experience managing a large server base of Windows 2003/2008/2012
    • SCCM and SCOM 2007/12 and Management Packs experience
    • Detailed Active Directory 2008/12 knowledge
    • Familiarity with VMware, preferably vSphere 5.1
    • Network build and configuration experience including SAN, LAN, WAN and Firewalls
    • ITIL framework knowledge
    • SSRS
    • BSc educated or higher

    This is a permanent role compensated at £45,000 - £50,000 / year + bonus + benefits.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/TR/08/13/WESCCM

    ERP Programme Director - London

    £800 to £999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    ERP Programme Director - London

    ERP Programme Director is required by our client, a global media organisation, to lead the transformation and delivery of the business ERP architecture, and implementation of new solutions in various geographies.

    The Programme Director will be required to drive forward relationships with key vendors and international stakeholders, all the way through to the solutions being delivered into a BAU status.

    Helping to shape the new ERP systems moving forward, the Programme Director will be required to manage technical teams as well as oversee the change across multiple locations and businesses in a complex transformation environment.

    A background in Consultancy environments is preferred, as is a strong experience with MS Dynamics. A solid track record in delivering complex ERP transformation is expected from this individual - candidates without this background will not be considered.

    London / Contract / Ref: AP/C/ERPPD

    Senior Messaging Analyst (RIM / MIM)

    £400 to £499

    Senior Messaging Analyst (MIM / RIM / Exchange)

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    My client, a large global blue chip organisation based in Canary Wharf, urgently requires a Senior Messaging Analyst to join their team, due to increasing demand from within the business. You will be required to provide 3rd level support to the Team Leader to ensure a smooth running of operation for the team, ranging from maintenance, provisioning, reporting and monitoring.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Proactively monitoring and reporting activities
    • Routine support and administrative activities
    • 3rd level support escalation activities and remedy queue management
    • Manage activities in coordination with the offshore 3rd line team and report to the London Lead.

    Skills & Qualifications

    • 3rd level system administration for Exchange 2003 clusters, Blackberry Enterprise Server V5 and Enterprise Vault V9
    • Extensive experience of messaging systems, ideally with experience of MOF, Prince 2 or similar methodologies
    • Experience of working with a global organisation with 5000+ users.

    Technical Skills

    • MS Exchange 2003 in a global environment
    • SMTP and DNS systems
    • Cloud Based SMTP Hygiene (FOPE)
    • Mobility solutions including RIM / MIM
    • Active Directory
    • ActiveSync

    London / Contract / Ref: NK/SMA/1208

    Citrix Consultant Xen Desktop / ServerXenapp Netscaler London

    £400 to £499

    Citrix Consultant Xen Desktop / ServerXenapp Netscaler London. An IT services company requires a Citrix Consultant woh can perform, design, implementation and support with experience of Xen Desktop 5, Xenapp 5 & 6.5, Citrix Provisioning Server, Xen Server & Netscaler V9. You will support the technical architect and implementation resources. You will lead on Knowledge transfer to the support staff for all Citrix products. You must be experienced in the following and able to interview and start asap.

    • Implementation and maintenance of Xen Desktop 5 or higher.
    • Implementation and Maintenance of Xenapp 5 and 6.5.
    • Citrix Provisioning Server
    • Xen Server
    • Familiarity with working concepts of Netscaler V9 or higher

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:Citrix

    Service Delivery Manager - Desktop / 2nd Line

    £400 to £499

    Service Delivery Manager - 12 month contract - £380 - £400 per day

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    My client, a leading blue chip global organisation based in Canary Wharf are urgently looking for a Service Delivery Manager (2nd Line Support) to join their team.

    Key Responsibilities

    As well as dealing with the changes within this team, there is a much broader change programme seeking top re-design the end to end desktop support function. It is imperative that the successful candidate can work closely with other teams to ensure the entire programme of change is successful and not disruptive to end users.

    Key areas of responsibility

    • Team Management
    • Transformation
    • Customer Service
    • Issue Escalation
    • Training
    • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
    • Offshore Support
    • Hardware Asset Tracking

    Skills & Experience

    • You will have strong relationship skills, confidence in communicating with all levels of hierarchy
    • Experience of managing / interacting with global teams
    • Strong people management & influencing skills
    • Excellent written / verbal communication skills

    Qualifications

    • ITIL certified

    London / Contract / Ref: NKSDM1208

    Change Project Manager - Research, Global Wealth Manager

    £600 to £699

    Change Project Manager -Research IT, Global Wealth Manager

    A global wealth manager are undertaking a significant change programme within their global research function and have a fantastic opportunity for a change management project manager to lead projects within the research and media function.

    As a change project manager working in a global organisation you will be responsible for delivering end-to-end research change projects, working from project initiation through execution and closure. Projects include significant changes to the global media portal for wealth research and changes in the incentive structure for the research function, moving it towards a more discretionary, client-centric business.

    The successful candidate will have the ability to manage and control projects to meet exacting timescales, define the appropriate to dealing with complex requirements and unique projects, achieve strategic benefits set out by the business, manage multiple senior stakeholders, and work with delivery and business partner team up to group strategy level.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • 8+ years track record in a leading global financial services organisation
    • 3+ years delivering full lifecycle change projects at an international level
    • A deep understanding of structured change and benefit realisation
    • Strong stakeholder management, communication and management skills
    • Significant wealth management experience highly advantageous
    • BSc educated or higher from a leading academic institution

    This is a contract role based London for initially six moths at £400-£500/day.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/TR/07/13

    Desktop Engineering Manager, Global Service Transition

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Desktop Engineering Manager, Global Service Transition - Bluechip legal firm

    A magic circle law firm are transforming their service delivery function and are reorganising the operations and engineering functions as a strategic goal of this service transition programme. They require an experienced desktop engineering manager to lead this service transition programme to achieve the firms strategic desktop and remote access technology goals.

    As a desktop engineering manager you will be responsible for restructuring the existing service delivery teams resources and mapping them to pure engineering and pure operations teams. Once the restructure is complete you will be responsible for leading the engineering team to design, build and support desktop and remote access service globally as well as supporting the firms strategy around Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

    The successful candidate will demonstrate strong leadership, stakeholder management and engineering skills and will liaise with architecture and desktop teams to ensure that the firm can support upcoming changes to the overall architecture and systems when they go into production.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • A track record in desktop engineering in a major bluechip firm
    • 3+ years team management experience including appraisals and mentoring
    • Knowledge of SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem or equivalent technologies
    • Experience designing and building global desktop and remote access technology solutions
    • Knowledge of ITIL practices highly beneficial
    • BSc educated or higher from a leading academic institution

    This is a permanent opportunity based London compensated at £50,000 - £60,000 / year + bonus + benefits.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/TR/

    VMware Systems Engineer / Windows server Engineer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php"

    For this Professional Services Giant we are looking for an experienced Windows server and VMware Systems Engineer, with a thorough knowledge of VMware vSphere, Microsoft Windows Server (2003/2008/12), Active Directory (2008/12) and Wintel technologies.

    As well as providing day-to-day 3rd and 4th line support for business critical applications, they will also have a good all-round understanding of back-office infrastructure, with extensive practical experience of managing, monitoring and maintaining a large, globally dispersed server estate.

    They must possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and will be equally comfortable interacting with non-technical people - as well as members of other internal technical teams and external suppliers - with the ability to work as part of a team, and to quickly establish credibility with colleagues. They must demonstrate an attention to detail, commitment to their work and flexibility in dealing with unforeseen operational requirements.

    Key Responsibilities

    As a member of the Systems Engineering Team, reporting to the Systems Integration Services Manager, the successful candidate's duties will include, but are not limited to:

    • Primary responsibility for the development, maintenance and support of the firm's Windows server, Active Directory and VMware vSphere 5 infrastructure hosted on HP server and Blade infrastructure.
    • Providing 3rd and 4th line support for Systems Engineering's services.
    • In-depth diagnosis, troubleshooting, test, resolution of problems and issues with VMware, vSphere, ESXi and Windows Server.
    • Development, implementation and ongoing maintenance of standards and processes relating to Systems Engineering's services.
    • Management and maintenance of existing back-office server infrastructure and support for the implementation of new technologies, solutions and services, in line with current industry standards and trends.
    • Providing design and engineering input, guidance and support to the firm's Global Project Group, Architecture Team and offshore support staff.

    Skills and Qualifications

    To perform this role you will be an experienced VMware and Wintel Systems Engineer with thorough knowledge of Microsoft Back Office infrastructure solutions and a detailed understanding of both Microsoft server and VMware's virtualisation technologies. You will have/be:

    • Strong experience managing and maintaining a large server base of Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012.
    • Proficient in the monitoring of production systems using SCOM 2007 or 2012, which includes the implementation, development and configuration of Management Packs.
    • A detailed knowledge of Windows Server technologies, such as, security & protection, back-up, clustering, file & print, Hyper-V, IIS, WDS, WSUS, DNS, WINS, DHCP, AD Certificate Services etc.
    • A detailed knowledge of Active Directory Services, such as, AD DS, GPOs, AD LDS, AD RMS, ADFS, DFS, etc
    • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft PowerShell and VMware PowerShell and PowerCLI. You should be very comfortable working at the command line and with scripts.
    • Familiarity with VMware virtualisation technologies, preferably vSphere 5.1.
    • Experienced in the build and configuration of server hardware and all supporting infrastructure, i.e. FC storage (SAN), IP Networking, Security (Firewalls rules) WSUS Patching ect.
    • You will be familiar with the curretn HP DL and BL server ranges.
    • Accustomed to working within the ITIL framework of Incident, Problem and Change Management.
    • Familiarity with; Windows server 2012 technologies, FIM, Direct Access, Unix (Solaris), Linux, Symantec Endpoint AV, Quest vRanger, SQL and Oracle will be an advantage.

    Mandatory Skills

    The following skills with extensive experience at Level 3/4 support are mandatory for this role:

    • VMware
    • Windows Server 2003/2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • PowerShell 2/3
    • Windows 7/8
    • Microsoft Office Suite

    You will also possess excellent skills and knowledge relating to all aspects of back-office infrastructure, systems and security.

    Preferred Skills

    In addition, knowledge of the following is strongly preferred for this role:

    • Microsoft Hyper-V
    • Symantec Endpoint AV
    • Quest vRanger
    • SCOM 2007/12
    • SCCM 2007/12
    • Microsoft FIM
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • F5 ARX
    • Knowledge of Linux and Linux commands
    • Unix (Solaris)
    • Oracle Financials
    • Remedy 7

    Certification

    • Microsoft MCSE/MCSA certification (required)
    • VMware VCP 5 certification (required)
    • ITIL V3/V2 (perferred)
    • Prince 2 (preferred)

    Education
    Ideally minimum degree level education of a B. Tech. / B.E. / MCA/ BCA or equivalent experience in Systems Engineering or a related field.

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-VMWARE

    Oracle SQL Technical Analyst SSIS Insurance Glasgow Scotland

    £400 to £499

    Oracle SQL Technical Analyst SSIS Insurance Glasgow. A global consultancy requires an Oracle SQL Technical Analyst with very strong SSIS skills and ideally an Insurance background. I have a Junior and a Senior position.

    Key Responsibilities:
    * Analyse requirements from business and create technical documentation
    * Provide work estimates and ensure delivery within agreed timeline
    * Design, develop, test, debug, implement and troubleshoot applications
    * Create technical specifications, support and operational documentation.
    * Work proactively & independently to address project requirements, and articulate issues/challenges with enough lead time to address project delivery risks
    * Providing expertise in technical analysis and solving technical issues during project delivery
    * Gain and utilise understating of vendor systems and business processes
    Knowledge/Experience:
    * Candidate must be able to work independently and as a team
    * Must be highly self-motivated.
    * Requires good analytical skills in order to filter, prioritize and validate potentially complex material from multiple sources
    * Substantial experience in Oracle/SQLServer, PL/SQL, scripting, stored procedures, data modelling
    * Substantial experience in designing and building SSIS packages
    * Experience in designing and building reporting solutions using SQL Server/Oracle
    * Experience in designing and architecting medium to complex systems, well versed with design standards & framework
    * Experience in working on multiple technologies and complex projects
    * Quick learner of new tools and technologies.
    * Experience of wealth management and financial services

    Skills Required (in order of importance)
    * SQL Server 2008 Integration and Reporting Services
    * Previous experience of Extract Transformation Load development and toolsets
    * RDBMS - Oracle/Sybase/SQL server programming
    * PL/SQL development and performance tuning
    * Excel/VBA
    * Core Java, Hibernate, HTML, DHTML, XML, XSL, Java Script, CSS, JSP, Servlets, EJB, Web Services



    Scotland / Contract / Ref: BenP:Oracle

    Network/Network Security Consultant - Telecoms Consultancy

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Network/Network Security Consultant - Telecoms Consultancy - Berkshire

    Globally successful Technology Consultancy are looking for a talented Network Consultants to join a highly successful group of Telecoms experts, to play a key role in client facing architecture, delivery and support of network, network security (firewall) & technology transformation engagements.

    The Network Consultant will translate business needs into effective technology solutions, and see these through to the point of BAU (build, test and implementation). You will drive architecture strategy and design, create transition roadmaps, and assess current technical issues with client architectures. As well as high level design and diagnosis, the Network Consultant will also identify new business opportunities within existing client accounts.

    Cisco knowledge up to CCIP/CCDP level is ideal, as is experience with Outsourcers/Consultancies, and large client engagements is highly beneficial to this opportunity of joining a market leader in the networking space.


    South East / Permanent / Ref: AP/NWC1

    QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - London

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - London

    Our client, a major online organisation, is looking for a QA Analyst to join their fast-paced Agile team. The Senior QA will contribute to continued improvement of the company QA Test strategy and best practice, as well as acting as a lead on project-based work in Scrum teams.

    Working in a mixture of manual and automation Testing with Selenium and have knowledge of Agile/XP practices, the Senior QA Analyst must have excellent working knowledge of writing test scripts, unit testing, 3rd party integration testing, use of SQL to query databases and run test cases and most importantly Automated testing using Selenium. You will also be responsible for mentoring and educating more junior QA Analysts.

    You will have strong experience in Agile development groups, and you will have experience working in an large, complex online organisation. Candidates with experience in neither will NOT be considered. Experience around TDD or BDD is highly preferable.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/QAA

    Lead .NET Developer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - Media Agency

    £60,000 to £69,999

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    Lead .NET Developer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - Global Media Agency

    Our client, an aggressively growing advertising & media organisation, are looking for a dynamic and well-rounded Lead .NET Developer to act as a technical lead on a range of critical up-and-coming projects whilst helping define overall team strategy and the adoption of best practice. The Technical Lead will be required to think outside the box throughout Agile project work, and be committed to writing clean code.

    The technical focus here is split between back and front-end tech as they are looking for an analytical Senior or Lead .NET Developer who can immerse themselves entirely throughout the project.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience:

    • C#, Asp.NET MVC 3/ 4 (Razor), Silverlight 3/ 4, Entity Framework
    • X/HTML(5), CSS(3), JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, AJAX
    • MS SQL 2005/ 2008 R2/ T-SQL
    • Agile/ Kanban: SCRUM, TDD, BDD

    Strong communication skills are essential for this role, as you will be required to help educate and mentor more junior Development staff. Experience in start-ups or tech firms is preferred. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a rapidly growing team, with a range of career opportunities on offer for the successful candidate.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/L.NET

    ERP Programme Director - London

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    ERP Programme Director - London

    ERP Programme Director is required by our client, a global media organisation, to lead the transformation and delivery of the business ERP architecture, and implementation of new solutions in various geographies, as part of a global organisational change programme.

    The Programme Director will be required to drive forward relationships with key vendors and international stakeholders (in particular within Finance & HR), all the way through to the solutions being delivered into a BAU status.

    Helping to shape the new ERP systems moving forward, the Programme Director will be required to manage technical teams as well as oversee the change across multiple locations and businesses in a complex transformation environment.

    A background in Consultancy environments is preferred, as is a strong experience with MS Dynamics. A solid track record in delivering complex ERP transformation is expected from this individual - candidates without this background will not be considered.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/ERPM1

    Infrastructure Architect - Bluechip Firm

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Infrastructure Architect - Bluechip Firm

    A major blue-chip firm are undertaking a major strategic piece of work within their infrastructure technology function and require and experienced infrastructure architect to design new network, data center and security solutions for the business.

    You will be required to utilize your knowledge of enterprise architecture to liaise with global IT applications and operations teams to create future roadmaps and assist with the overall infrastructure roadmap in line with the firms IT strategy.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Extensive IT infrastructure architecture experience
    • Bluechip firm experience, any legal services experience beneficial
    • Strong knowledge of networks, data centres and security solutions
    • Global architecture design experience
      • Experience in the provision and implementation of Cloud Services and the ability to evaluate which applications are suitable for the Cloud from a security perspective.
    • Experience of HP and Netapp storage arrays, Brocade SAN fabrics, Oracle and SQL databases, Cisco Network technologies, F5 load balancers


    This is a 9 month fixed term contract pro rata'ed at £85,000 + benefits.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/Tr/08/13/IABC

    eCommerce/Multi-Channel Strategy Leads - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    eCommerce/Multi-Channel Strategy Leads - Global Consultancy

    Our client, a global Consultancy, require eCommerce & Multi-Channel Strategy Consultants at a senior level to play a key role in the growth of a new area of their consultancy & services function in the UK & Europe.

    Providing Strategy & Advisory consultancy, ideas and knowledge to lead early solution and conceptual design phases of large scale eCommerce and Multi-Channel solutions for various clients, you will take on the remit of helping to build eCommerce strategies for blue-chip organizations, and contribute to identifying opportunities for developing further business and programmes, with a strong commercial emphasis.

    You will have a strong presales background, with examples of leading clients engagements previously, and a strong knowledge & interest in the Multi-Channel & eCommerce space (processes, technology, trends).

    This is an exceptional opportunity to join a high profile organisation with plans to aggressively grow their Multi-channel and eCommerce portfolio of work.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/ECMCS

    Desktop Engineering Manager - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php"

    Our client a global blue-chip organisation has an urgent need for a new desktop engineering manager to lead a team responsible for designing, building, testing and implementing global desktop infrastructure and support toolsets.

    You will be responsible for engaging architecture, design authority and project management functions to cover the desktop engineering of technologies including SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management, as well as technologies support bring your own device.

    This is an ideal opportunity for a desktop engineering specialist with team lead experience to move into a management role in a FTSE100 company.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Knowledge of SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management (at least three)
    • Track record in a desktop engineering capacity at a large company
    • Team lead experience preferable
    • Deep knowledge to the ITL framework
    • BSc educated or higher from a leading institution

    - See more at: http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-job-details.php?id=3567#sthash.Er8k6tf1.dpuf

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-DEM

    VMware Systems Engineer / Windows server Engineer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php"

    For this Professional Services Giant we are looking for an experienced Windows server and VMware Systems Engineer, with a thorough knowledge of VMware vSphere, Microsoft Windows Server (2003/2008/12), Active Directory (2008/12) and Wintel technologies.

    As well as providing day-to-day 3rd and 4th line support for business critical applications, they will also have a good all-round understanding of back-office infrastructure, with extensive practical experience of managing, monitoring and maintaining a large, globally dispersed server estate.

    They must possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and will be equally comfortable interacting with non-technical people - as well as members of other internal technical teams and external suppliers - with the ability to work as part of a team, and to quickly establish credibility with colleagues. They must demonstrate an attention to detail, commitment to their work and flexibility in dealing with unforeseen operational requirements.

    Key Responsibilities

    As a member of the Systems Engineering Team, reporting to the Systems Integration Services Manager, the successful candidate's duties will include, but are not limited to:

    • Primary responsibility for the development, maintenance and support of the firm's Windows server, Active Directory and VMware vSphere 5 infrastructure hosted on HP server and Blade infrastructure.
    • Providing 3rd and 4th line support for Systems Engineering's services.
    • In-depth diagnosis, troubleshooting, test, resolution of problems and issues with VMware, vSphere, ESXi and Windows Server.
    • Development, implementation and ongoing maintenance of standards and processes relating to Systems Engineering's services.
    • Management and maintenance of existing back-office server infrastructure and support for the implementation of new technologies, solutions and services, in line with current industry standards and trends.
    • Providing design and engineering input, guidance and support to the firm's Global Project Group, Architecture Team and offshore support staff.

    Skills and Qualifications

    To perform this role you will be an experienced VMware and Wintel Systems Engineer with thorough knowledge of Microsoft Back Office infrastructure solutions and a detailed understanding of both Microsoft server and VMware's virtualisation technologies. You will have/be:

    • Strong experience managing and maintaining a large server base of Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012.
    • Proficient in the monitoring of production systems using SCOM 2007 or 2012, which includes the implementation, development and configuration of Management Packs.
    • A detailed knowledge of Windows Server technologies, such as, security & protection, back-up, clustering, file & print, Hyper-V, IIS, WDS, WSUS, DNS, WINS, DHCP, AD Certificate Services etc.
    • A detailed knowledge of Active Directory Services, such as, AD DS, GPOs, AD LDS, AD RMS, ADFS, DFS, etc
    • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft PowerShell and VMware PowerShell and PowerCLI. You should be very comfortable working at the command line and with scripts.
    • Familiarity with VMware virtualisation technologies, preferably vSphere 5.1.
    • Experienced in the build and configuration of server hardware and all supporting infrastructure, i.e. FC storage (SAN), IP Networking, Security (Firewalls rules) WSUS Patching ect.
    • You will be familiar with the curretn HP DL and BL server ranges.
    • Accustomed to working within the ITIL framework of Incident, Problem and Change Management.
    • Familiarity with; Windows server 2012 technologies, FIM, Direct Access, Unix (Solaris), Linux, Symantec Endpoint AV, Quest vRanger, SQL and Oracle will be an advantage.

    Mandatory Skills

    The following skills with extensive experience at Level 3/4 support are mandatory for this role:

    • VMware
    • Windows Server 2003/2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • PowerShell 2/3
    • Windows 7/8
    • Microsoft Office Suite

    You will also possess excellent skills and knowledge relating to all aspects of back-office infrastructure, systems and security.

    Preferred Skills

    In addition, knowledge of the following is strongly preferred for this role:

    • Microsoft Hyper-V
    • Symantec Endpoint AV
    • Quest vRanger
    • SCOM 2007/12
    • SCCM 2007/12
    • Microsoft FIM
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • F5 ARX
    • Knowledge of Linux and Linux commands
    • Unix (Solaris)
    • Oracle Financials
    • Remedy 7

    Certification

    • Microsoft MCSE/MCSA certification (required)
    • VMware VCP 5 certification (required)
    • ITIL V3/V2 (perferred)
    • Prince 2 (preferred)

    Education
    Ideally minimum degree level education of a B. Tech. / B.E. / MCA/ BCA or equivalent experience in Systems Engineering or a related field.

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-VMWARE

    IT Infrastructure Architect

    £80,000 to £89,999

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php"

    The Infrastructure Architect will be responsible for the IT infrastructure design in line with the strategic business and technical drivers of our client.

    Infrastructure architect experience and skills will complement the major technical areas within the IT Department's remit. They will be responsible for assisting with the delivery of the long term IT strategy and will assist in vendor selection for all aspects of services, with specific skills in Storage, Windows, Unix, Virtualisation, Database. Additionally the successful candidate will have experience of security and network architecture.

    The Infrastructure Architect will have strong influencing skills and will liaises with all Global IT teams including IT Operations, Applications support, Global Project teams and relevant Business areas. They will be responsible for the creation of future roadmaps and assist with the overall infrastructure roadmap in line with the firms IT strategy.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Working closely with Solution Architects to ensure infrastructure requirements are incorporated and to ensure early notification of future infrastructure requirements to IT Operations and project groups is provided.
    • Commission, and where appropriate lead, third party providers to design solutions in line with the overall Enterprise Architectural blueprint and that are compliant with Design standards and policies.
    • Deliver High Level Infrastructure Architecture documents in line with current standards for new project initiatives, upgrades, gap analysis, life-cycle management analysis, and assist in performance assessments.
    • Define a set of metrics on which to base performance globally within an application centric view and obtain business sign off.
    • Evaluate vendor/partnership capabilities and in-house capabilities for solutions.
    • To be accountable throughout the entire project lifecycle for the end to end solution design. To establish plans, set technical direction, anticipate issues/risks and translate client business requirements into system designs.
    • Assist in defining the portfolio of activities required to deliver the next 'wave' of the IT strategy and assist in developing the necessary business cases.
    • Provide informed decisions and technical advice towards delivery transformation ensuring a cost effective infrastructure delivers the business benefits within the technical project portfolio.
    • Ensure that there are clear roadmaps that work towards the IT strategy and that enable both project and operational activities to align to the strategy.
    • Maintain a strong and positive working relationship with IT Operations, projects and applications support
    • Guidance and control of internal and external technical designs to ensure they are cost effective and deliver quality outputs related to network and hardware infrastructure.

    Skills & Experience

    Candidates will need to have proven skills in networking, security and DC migration with an extensive knowledge of Enterprise Architecture.

    • Proven track record leading small teams in investigating current application design and performance, recommending and documenting changes in infrastructure to improve user experience.
    • Proven experience in defining and setting application performance metrics and bench marking performance within a global organisation.
    • Proven experience working on large-scale infrastructure transformation and migration projects.
    • Proven experience mapping and documenting transitions from on-premise to IAAS.
    • Strong experience designing global enterprise solutions.
    • Proven infrastructure architecture knowledge across multiple technologies.
    • Strong experience in architecting application infrastructure solutions utilising a mix of virtual and physical server, load balancers and storage technologies as appropriate.
    • Ability to estimate project costs for infrastructure designs.
    • Experience of HP and Netapp storage arrays, Brocade SAN fabrics, Oracle and SQL databases, Cisco Network technologies, F5 load balancers
    • Experience in the provision and implementation of Cloud Services and the ability to evaluate which applications are suitable for the Cloud from a security perspective.
    • Full remit of the solution lifecycle and documentation required at each stage.
    • Good team skills showing ability to work on their own initiative and take appropriate courses of action/decision making.
    • Proven ability to keep up to date with technical developments and to adapt expertise accordingly.
    • Experience providing governance and validating compliance of internal and external teams providing Infrastructure and Application support services.
    • Guidance for operations staff to ensure they are using cost effective designs and deliver quality outputs related to Infrastructure solutions.
    • Ability to lead initiatives and technical forums and to communicate technical concepts effectively in written and oral form to a variety of audiences.

    London / Permanent / Ref: LB-INFRA

    Solution Architect - Major Retailer, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Solution Architect - Major Retailer, London

    Due to growth in the business a major UK high street retailer have an exciting opportunity for an experienced solution architect to create high level solution models and architectures for the retail business systems.

    As a Solution Architect you will be responsible supporting the development of the enterprise architecture and IT roadmaps, as well as acting as the design authority on projects ensuring adherence to the defined solution architecture, enterprise architecture standards ant he IT roadmap.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a major UK retailer with fantastic benefits and a great work life balance in a company which is investing heavily in technology.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • 5+ years as a solution architect/designer on major programmes
    • Retail experience is absolutely essential
    • Track record in a large scale enterprise organisation
    • Strong technical background and awareness of current technologies
    • Strong communication and problem solving skills
    • BSc educated or higher from a leading academic institution

    This is a permanent role based in central London compensated at £55,000 - £65,000 + 20% bonus + benefits.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/TR/08/13/SAMR

    ERP Programme Manager/Programme Director - London

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    ERP Programme Manager/Director - London

    ERP Programme Manager/Director is required by our client, a global media organisation, to lead the transformation and delivery of the business ERP architecture, and implementation of new solutions in various geographies.

    The Programme Manager will be required to drive forward relationships with key vendors and international stakeholders, all the way through to the solutions being delivered into a BAU status.

    Helping to shape the new ERP systems moving forward, the Programme Manager will be required to manage technical teams as well as oversee the change across multiple locations and businesses in a complex transformation environment.

    A background in Consultancy environments is preferred, as is a strong experience with MS Dynamics. A solid track record in delivering complex ERP transformation is expected from this individual - candidates without this background will not be considered.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/ERPM1

    Unix Systems Administrator

    £300 to £399

    "Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    For this global blue-chip firm we are looking for a Unix Systems Administrator. The role will be working in the Unix Support Team with the specific need to provide Solaris 10 Unix and SUN Hardware expertise, a good knowledge of Symantec products also a distinct advantage, Symantec products deployed include VxVM, VCS, VVR and NetBackup. Some VMware and other virtualisation knowledge is a definite bonus.

    The Unix Team is responsible for providing support within the scope and remit of the IT Operational organisation.

    Duties will include Unix Administration for SUN Solaris 10 based environments, which support client's Core Business Oracle applications. The hardware consists of T series, M9000, M5000, T5220 and T2000 (physical and virtual) distributed between the UK and Germany.

    SUN Solaris 10 VCS NetBackup Cluster, comprising T2000's and T5220's. Single node clusters split geographically between UK and European DR site, technologies include VxVM, VCS, VVR and NetBackup.

    It is vital that the Unix team member can work in a team environment and also on his or her own initiative.

    Key Responsibilities

    You will be working in a team responsible for the operation and support of all Unix based systems.

    Tasks undertaken by the Unix team include, but are not restricted to, system builds, system patching, backup and recovery, systems security, systems auditing, dealing with raising and resolving Oracle/SUN support requests, carrying out other day to day Unix duties and support,


    Ability to maintain processes and procedures that reflect the tasks undertaken by the Unix support team. In addition, you will comply with at all times production support standards, processes and procedures. While this applies to all activities that relate to all applications which are Unix based systems, staff should note that they are obliged to comply with security requirements.

    Skills and Qualifications

    In order to perform this role you will have at least two Unix flavours of Unix, preferably Solaris and Redhat.

    Required Skills:

    • Expert level working with any Unix platform and virtualisation (LDOM and zones)
    • Expert level with shell scripting skills
    • Very good knowledge of backup and recovery experience in complex environments (NetBackup and/or Commvault)
    • Working knowledge of VMware vSphere and vCenter
    • Working knowledge of SAN technologies
    • A clear understanding of ITIL processes and an understanding of Incident, Problem and Change Management.

    Desirable Skills:

    • Very good knowledge working with Volume Manager (SVM and VxVM)
    • Very good knowledge of Solaris Live Update
    • Very good knowledge of NetBackup and/or Commvault
    • Exposure to any Oracle Database products
    • Exposure to other technologies like Java, WEB servers etc

    London / Contract / Ref: LB-UNIBAX

    Sofon Modeler / Modeller Sofon Studio XML Netherlands

    £600 to £699

    Sofon Modeler / Modeller Sofon Studio XML Netherlands. My client urgently requires a Sofon Modeler / Modeller with very strong experience in Sofon Studio, Sofon Proposal Organiser and XML. Please send me your cv and call me to discuss the detailed spec as this role is urgent and well paid.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:SofonModeler

    SAP Archiving Consultant Open Text Birmingham

    £300 to £399

    SAP Archiving Consultant Open Text Birmingham. My client requires a SAP Archiving Consultant who has got hands on experience of end-to-end SAP Data Archiving implementations and Open Text implementation experience. Please call me urgently to discuss the detailed spec.

    Midlands / Contract / Ref: BenP:SAP

    Unix AIX Engineer VIO Server HACMP Manchester

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Manchester. My cliwent requires a UNIX AIX Engineer to work on a Maintenance & Support project. You must have experience of building and implementing a UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs. Skills required AIX, LPAR, Shell Scripting, ESS SAN, SVC Storage, Power 4, 5, 6, 7 VIOS Configuration, Blade Server. These roles are urgent so please send me your cv asap and please call me, thank you.

    North West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    Application Architect - Consultancy - Java/PHP/Web

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Application Architect - Consultancy - PHP/Java/Web Transformation

    Our client, a globally recognised Consultancy, require a number of experienced Application Architects to join their Web & Digital technology practice based in London.

    Working on behalf of a range of blue-chip customers, the Application Architect will advise and contribute across the delivery lifecycle of large web technology change projects & solutions, ranging from rich media web solutions for global enterprise organisations, to eCommerce and eServices implementations.

    You will be used to working in Agile environments, delivering & delivering highly scalable and maintainable web technology solutions, and working with the client throughout the project lifecycle - including delivery planning, overall solution architecture, functional and technical design, development, test and deployment.

    Technically, you will have a broad range of hands-on experience, ideally around areas such as PHP, Java/J2EE, HTML/CSS, JQuery, Flex, XML etc. Exposure to areas such as Content Management Systems, Portals, and Search (SEO, FAST, Autonomy) technology is preferred.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an aggressively growing organisation with a wide berth of programmes in the pipeline.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/AARCJ

    Service Architect - Presales/Bids - ITIL - Managed Service

    £600 to £699

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Service Architect - Presales/Bids - ITIL - Managed Service

    Service Architect/Consultant is required by our client, a major Managed Services and Telecoms organisation. Working within the middle of a large scale presales engagement with a blue-chip customer, the Service Architect will provide design and advisory services during the process.

    The Service Architect will have experience of the design of service management, IT process and ITSM tool assessment and requirements definition activities and developing transition approaches.

    The candidate will have strong ITIL v3 exposure, experience previously in the bid space, and a proven track record in the Managed Services & Outsourcing space.

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/C/SERVARC

    Project Manager - Supply Chain, Retail

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities; http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Project Manager - Supply Chain, Retail

    My client, a leading retail organisation, require an experienced Project Manager to take charge of a range of projects aligned to Supply Chain transformation, as part of a multi-year strategy to improve international business operations.

    Working within a portfolio of programmes based around the growth, scalabilty and improvement of Logistics & Supply Chain operations, systems & processes internally, the Project Manager will be involved from the initial definition of the opportunity, through to the successful implementation of the business solution, managing third parties and vendors accordingly.

    Our client require a Project Manager with 3+ years experience in similar projects previously. A track record of delivering projects associated with Supply Chain operations & processes for large-scale retailers and/or Logistics organizations.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SCPML

    Practice Manager - IT Consultancy

    £125,000 to £149,999

    Practice Manager - Sales - IT Consultancy

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    My client a radical IT Consultancy are currently looking for an experienced Practice Manager to take over leading and managing the Custom Consulting division.

    You will drive and win client facing consultancy engagements and internal initiatives delivery of consulting projects. You will be expected to prepare and present high quality client facing and internal collateral. Perform risk based project management and analysis within initiatives both internally and with clients whilst Contributing to the sales pipeline either directly or indirectly based on prior experience in consultancy and existing network within the city

    Experience:

    • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with evidence of internal or external consulting
    • The highest levels of rigour
    • Established network of senior contacts within top financial houses and organisations
    • Evidence of winning substantial consulting engagements
    • Ability to generate leads through to closing out sales through trusted advisor relationships
    • Excellent people skills and experience in people management
    • A strong industry knowledge of the electronic trading arena across Fixed Income, Equities and FX (Front office, real time, electronic trading)
    • Evidence of strong analytical skills
    • Substantial experience in investment banking, working for or with Tier 1 banks, large brokers etc. Ideally, candidates will have experience in consulting either internally for a large financial house or for one of the financial consultancies
    • Interest, experience and strong demonstrable ability in at least one business asset class
    • Awareness of the technical background required for developing or integrating low latency, front office systems
    • Structured approach to managing assignments and will have experience in structuring, planning, driving and delivering small to medium size projects at speed
    This is a unique opportunity to join a growing team within a fast paced market.

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-PCM- 2307

    Practice Manager - IT Consultancy

    £125,000 to £149,999

    Practice Manager - Sales - IT Consultancy

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for other similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/banking-jobs.php

    sMy client a radical IT Consultancy are currently looking for an experienced Practice Manager to take over leading and managing the Custom Consulting division.

    You will drive and win client facing consultancy engagements and internal initiatives delivery of consulting projects. You will be expected to prepare and present high quality client facing and internal collateral. Perform risk based project management and analysis within initiatives both internally and with clients whilst Contributing to the sales pipeline either directly or indirectly based on prior experience in consultancy and existing network within the city

    Experience:

    • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with evidence of internal or external consulting
    • The highest levels of rigour
    • Established network of senior contacts within top financial houses and organisations
    • Evidence of winning substantial consulting engagements
    • Ability to generate leads through to closing out sales through trusted advisor relationships
    • Excellent people skills and experience in people management
    • A strong industry knowledge of the electronic trading arena across Fixed Income, Equities and FX (Front office, real time, electronic trading)
    • Evidence of strong analytical skills
    • Substantial experience in investment banking, working for or with Tier 1 banks, large brokers etc. Ideally, candidates will have experience in consulting either internally for a large financial house or for one of the financial consultancies
    • Interest, experience and strong demonstrable ability in at least one business asset class
    • Awareness of the technical background required for developing or integrating low latency, front office systems
    • Structured approach to managing assignments and will have experience in structuring, planning, driving and delivering small to medium size projects at speed
    This is a unique opportunity to join a growing team within a fast paced market.

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-PCM- 2307

    Infrastructure Project manager

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency for the purpose of this advert. Please also view our website for similar opportunities;

    http://www.alexanderash.com/technology-consulting-jobs.php

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £5m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple work streams at any given time across IT infrastructure transformation projects.

    The candidate must have a minimum 4 years commercial experience & hold a Prince 2 certification or similar. You will need to be Infrastructure IT aligned & not software IT aligned. Change management experience is required whilst managing projects from inception to final delivery.

    Projects will be focused on various flavours of IT infrastructure (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel, Datacenter etc.) & Network implementations. Experience working in Managed Services, consultancy or service provider environments is highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy. Please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - IPM - 001

    Practice Manager/Lead - IT Consultancy

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Practice Manager/Lead - IT Consultancy

    My client, a rapidly growing IT consultancy, is currently seeking a proven Practice Manager to lead a custom consulting division of the organisation. This is an exceptional opportunity to join and assist in the expansion of a rising organisation serving the Front Office electronic trading marketplace.

    The consultancy engagements range in scope from broad program structure and delivery mechanisms to detailed 'health checks' on current technology infrastructure, with a focus on squeezing efficiencies from existing technology, particularly when the best way for the electronic trading community to move forward is to collaborate - reaching common ground upon aspects of trading that are not part of competitive advantage.

    With a client base predominantly comprising of Tier 1 global investment banks, the key responsibilities will include;

    Driving and winning consultancy engagements; Delivery of bespoke consulting solutions (60%); Risk based project management and Analysis with clients; Contributing to the sales pipeline (either directly or indirectly) and assisting in driving the company forward strategically.

    To be considered for this exceptional opportunity, you will demonstrate the following as a minimum;

    Substantial experience in investment banking, working for or with Tier 1 banks, large brokers etc.; An established network of senior contacts within top financial houses and organisations; Evidence of winning substantial consulting engagements; A demonstrated ability to generate leads through to closing out sales; A strong industry knowledge of the real time electronic trading arena across Fixed Income, Equities and FX; Experience and strong demonstrable ability in at least one business asset class; An acute understanding of the technical background required for developing or integrating low latency, front office systems and of course, a structured approach to managing assignments (planning, driving and delivering small to medium size projects at speed)

    To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please forward your profile today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-2307-LEAD

    Citrix Engineer Xen Desktop Xenapp Xen Server Netscaler London

    £300 to £399

    Citrix Engineer Xen Desktop Xenapp Xen Server Netscaler London. An IT services company requires a Citrix Engineer with experience of Xen Desktop 5, Xenapp 5 & 6.5, Citrix Provisioning Server, Xen Server & Netscaler V9 who can support the technical architect and implementation resources. You will lead on Knowledge transfer to the support staff for all Citrix products. You must be experienced in the following and able to interview tomorrow and start ideally this week.

    • Implementation and maintenance of Xen Desktop 5 or higher.
    • Implementation and Maintenance of Xenapp 5 and 6.5.
    • Citrix Provisioning Server
    • Xen Server
    • Familiarity with working concepts of Netscaler V9 or higher

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:Citrix

    HRIS/HR Technology Project Manager - Global Blue Chip

    £70,000 to £79,999

    HRIS/HR Technology Project Manager - Global Blue Chip

    HR Technology/HRIS Project Manager is required for our client, a global blue chip organisation, who are looking to grow their internal HR Transformation group as part of a major programme of work.

    As part of a team advising senior stakeholders and business users across numerous countries, you will have the ability to work across the business and IT to design solutions, leading project deliverables and 3rd parties/technical teams.

    The HRIS Project Manager will manage the delivery of a new, international HR System, as well as a number of workstreams as part of this programme. The Project Manager will be flexible to work across technology/systems change, as well as process and operating model engagements as well.

    A Consultancy background in HR Technology & HR Transformation is required, as is previous experience across a range of systems/projects (Peoplesoft, Workday, MS Dynamics etc). This is an excellent opportunity to join a high profile organization with exciting growth plans.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/HRTPM

    HR Process Leads - HR Transformation - Global Blue Chip

    £60,000 to £69,999

    HR Process Leads - HR Transformation - Global Blue Chip

    HR Process Leads/Transformation Consultants are required for our client, a global media organisation, who are looking to grow their internal People & Change group, as part of a major programme of work.

    As part of a team advising senior stakeholders and business users across numerous countries, you will have the ability to work across the business and IT to design processes, leading project deliverables and ensuring that requirements you've gathered have been fulfilled, and post go-live processes and support is in place.

    Candidates should be able to demonstrate a knowledge of HR Transformation & Process Design, ideally with knowledge around Workforce Planning, Employee L&D, Performance Management, Rewards, Compensation, Organisational Change, etc. Ideally you will come from a Consultancy, Telecommunications or Technology background, and have a breadth of experience around HR Processes, People & Change Management.

    This organisation offers a challenging environment and the opportunity to join a ground-breaking organisation. Occasional international travel is required.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/HRPL

    Project Manager - Warehouse Management Systems/WCS/Supply Chain

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Project Manager - Warehouse Management Systems/WCS/Supply Chain IT

    My client, a leading Online Retailer, require an experienced Project Manager to take charge of a large workstream of change aligned to Supply Chain technology and Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) for the global business.

    Working within a portfolio of programmes based around the growth, scalabilty and improvement of Logistics & Supply Chain systems internally, the Project Manager will be involved from the initial definition of the opportunity, through to the successful implementation of the business solution, managing third parties and vendors accordingly. You will be part of Agile and/or Prince 2 project management teams, facing into senior stakeholders and communicating ideas to technology functions.

    Our client require a Project Manager with 3+ years experience in similar projects previously. A track record of delivering projects associated with Warehouse Management Systems such as RedPrairie or Enterprise WCS/CMS, and Logistics/Supply Chain environments is required. You will also have a strong project scoping, stakeholder management, technical team management and leadership capabilities.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: AP/PM/WMS

    .NET Developer - C#, WPF, .NET 3.5 - Investment Banking

    £70,000 to £79,999

    .NET Developer - C#, WPF, .NET 3.5 - Investment Banking

    Our client, a major Investment Bank, are looking for a dynamic and well-rounded Software Engineer (.NET Developer) to act as a technical lead on a range of critical up-and-coming projects whilst helping define overall team strategy and the adoption of best practice. The Developer will be working on Equity Trading platforms and Front Office applications.

    The technical focus here is split between back and front-end tech as they are looking for an analytical Senior or Lead .NET Developer who can immerse themselves entirely throughout the project.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience:

    • C#, Asp.NET MVC 3/ 4 (Razor), Entity Framework, WPF
    • Front Office development experience and/or knowledge of equities/trading
    • MS SQL 2005/ 2008 R2/ T-SQL
    • Agile/ Kanban: SCRUM, TDD, BDD

    Strong communication skills are essential for this role, as you will be required to help educate and mentor more junior Development staff. Experience in Financial Services, and ideally Investment Banking, is required. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a rapidly growing team, with a range of career opportunities on offer for the successful candidate.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/CNETIB

    Senior Software Engineer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - eCommerce

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Senior Software Engineer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - eCommerce

    Our client, an aggressively growing eCommerce organisation, are looking for a dynamic and well-rounded Senior .NET Developer to act as a technical lead on a range of critical up-and-coming projects whilst helping define overall team strategy and the adoption of best practice. The Technical Lead will be required to think outside the box throughout Agile project work, and be committed to writing clean code.

    The technical focus here is split between back and front-end tech as they are looking for an analytical Senior or Lead .NET Developer who can immerse themselves entirely throughout the project.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience:

    • C#, Asp.NET MVC 3/ 4 (Razor), Silverlight 3/ 4, Entity Framework
    • X/HTML(5), CSS(3), JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, AJAX
    • MS SQL 2005/ 2008 R2/ T-SQL
    • Agile/ Kanban: SCRUM, TDD, BDD
    • Ideally experience of Knockout.JS and/or Backbone.JS

    Strong communication skills are essential for this role, as you will be required to help educate and mentor more junior Development staff. Experience in start-ups, tech firms and eCommerce organisations is preferred. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a rapidly growing team, with a range of career opportunities on offer for the successful candidate.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/.NETL

    Practice Manager/Lead - IT Consultancy

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Practice Manager/Lead - IT Consultancy

    My client, a rapidly growing IT consultancy, is currently seeking a proven Practice Manager to lead a custom consulting division of the organisation. This is an exceptional opportunity to join and assist in the expansion of a rising organisation serving the Front Office electronic trading marketplace.

    The consultancy engagements range in scope from broad program structure and delivery mechanisms to detailed 'health checks' on current technology infrastructure, with a focus on squeezing efficiencies from existing technology, particularly when the best way for the electronic trading community to move forward is to collaborate - reaching common ground upon aspects of trading that are not part of competitive advantage.

    With a client base predominantly comprising of Tier 1 global investment banks, the key responsibilities will include;

    Driving and winning consultancy engagements; Delivery of bespoke consulting solutions (60%); Risk based project management and Analysis with clients; Contributing to the sales pipeline (either directly or indirectly) and assisting in driving the company forward strategically.

    To be considered for this exceptional opportunity, you will demonstrate the following as a minimum;

    Substantial experience in investment banking, working for or with Tier 1 banks, large brokers etc.; An established network of senior contacts within top financial houses and organisations; Evidence of winning substantial consulting engagements; A demonstrated ability to generate leads through to closing out sales; A strong industry knowledge of the real time electronic trading arena across Fixed Income, Equities and FX; Experience and strong demonstrable ability in at least one business asset class; An acute understanding of the technical background required for developing or integrating low latency, front office systems and of course, a structured approach to managing assignments (planning, driving and delivering small to medium size projects at speed)

    To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please forward your profile today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-2307-LEAD

    Practice Manager - IT Consultancy

    £150,000 to £199,999

    Practice Manager - IT Consultancy

    My client a radical IT Consultancy are currently looking for an experienced Practice Manager to take over leading and managing the Custom Consulting division.

    You will drive and win client facing consultancy engagements and internal initiatives delivery of consulting projects. You will be expected to prepare and present high quality client facing and internal collateral. Perform risk based project management and analysis within initiatives both internally and with clients whilst Contributing to the sales pipeline either directly or indirectly based on prior experience in consultancy and existing network within the city

    Experience:

    • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with evidence of internal or external consulting
    • The highest levels of rigour
    • Established network of senior contacts within top financial houses and organisations
    • Evidence of winning substantial consulting engagements
    • Ability to generate leads through to closing out sales through trusted advisor relationships
    • Excellent people skills and experience in people management
    • A strong industry knowledge of the electronic trading arena across Fixed Income, Equities and FX (Front office, real time, electronic trading)
    • Evidence of strong analytical skills
    • Substantial experience in investment banking, working for or with Tier 1 banks, large brokers etc. Ideally, candidates will have experience in consulting either internally for a large financial house or for one of the financial consultancies
    • Interest, experience and strong demonstrable ability in at least one business asset class
    • Awareness of the technical background required for developing or integrating low latency, front office systems
    • Structured approach to managing assignments and will have experience in structuring, planning, driving and delivering small to medium size projects at speed
    This is a unique opportunity to join a growing team within a fast paced market. Alexander Ash is acting as an agency

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-PCM- 2307

    Document Writer, Secretary, Legal Document Production, Leeds

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Document Writer, Secretary, Legal, Document Production, Leeds. A Global Law firm requires a number of people who can write / produce documents for internal and external clients. The team works 24 hours a day, so you can choose to work days or nights. You need experience in the following: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio & Publisher, experience of working in a professional services environment with an emphasis on document based departments such as Corporate and Real Estate, advanced level of Microsoft Office 2010 applications - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Visio and knowledge of Laserforms, working with a document management system and digital dictation software.Please send me your cv and call me asap to discuss the detailed spec.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: BenP:SECDPtechnician

    Practice Manager - IT Consultancy

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Practice Manager - IT Consultancy

    My client a radical IT Consultancy are currently looking for an experienced Practice Manager to take over leading and managing the Custom Consulting division.

    You will drive and win client facing consultancy engagements and internal initiatives delivery of consulting projects. You will be expected to prepare and present high quality client facing and internal collateral. Perform risk based project management and analysis within initiatives both internally and with clients whilst Contributing to the sales pipeline either directly or indirectly based on prior experience in consultancy and existing network within the city

    Experience:

    • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with evidence of internal or external consulting
    • The highest levels of rigour
    • Established network of senior contacts within top financial houses and organisations
    • Evidence of winning substantial consulting engagements
    • Ability to generate leads through to closing out sales through trusted advisor relationships
    • Excellent people skills and experience in people management
    • A strong industry knowledge of the electronic trading arena across Fixed Income, Equities and FX (Front office, real time, electronic trading)
    • Evidence of strong analytical skills
    • Substantial experience in investment banking, working for or with Tier 1 banks, large brokers etc. Ideally, candidates will have experience in consulting either internally for a large financial house or for one of the financial consultancies
    • Interest, experience and strong demonstrable ability in at least one business asset class
    • Awareness of the technical background required for developing or integrating low latency, front office systems
    • Structured approach to managing assignments and will have experience in structuring, planning, driving and delivering small to medium size projects at speed
    This is a unique opportunity to join a growing team within a fast paced market. Alexander Ash is acting as an agency

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-PCM- 2307

    Document Production Technician

    £20,000 to £29,999

    My client, a leading global organisation with offices throughout the UK are urgently looking for Document Production Technicians to join their team in Yorkshire.

    You will be joining a highly skilled, professional document production team in a role that will develop your skills and challenge your technical expertise. You will be responsible for the production of a wide variety of documentation across all practice groups. In order to meet my clients exacting standards, you will be competent with the following: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio & Publisher.

    Skills Required

    • Broad experience of working in a professional services environment with an emphasis on document based departments such as Corporate and Real Estate
    • Advanced level of Microsoft Office 2010 applications - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Visio
    • Knowledge of Laserforms, working with a document management system and digital dictation software

    Objectives

    • To produce documents for internal and external clients to the specified standards and in accordance with the DLA Piper house style requirements.

    Responsibilities

    • Produce quality documentation on time, to fee earner expectations and in accordance with house style to the highest possible standards and accuracy
    • Ensure the required deadlines stated on the worksheets are met
    • To keep fee earners aware in relation to specific difficulties or timescales should their job be at risk for whatever reason
    • Embrace the quality check protocols operational within the department
    • Ensure feedback forms are completed for all pieces of work
    • Complete timesheets accurately in accordance with department protocols for prompt submission to the manager
    • Show initiative and responsibility when dealing personally with fee earners
    • Attend training as and when necessary on specified dates

    Attend departmental meetings (where appropriate) and to take an active part in discussions and give feedback

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: 2307 - DOCTEC

    Document Production Specialist

    £20,000 to £29,999

    My client, a leading global organisation with offices throughout the UK are urgently looking for Document Production Specialists to join their team in Yorkshire.

    You will be joining a highly skilled, professional document production team in a role that will develop your skills and challenge your technical expertise. You will be responsible for the production of a wide variety of documentation across all practice groups. In order to meet my clients exacting standards, you will be competent with the following: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio & Publisher.

    Skills Required

    • Broad experience of working in a professional services environment with an emphasis on document based departments such as Corporate and Real Estate
    • Advanced level of Microsoft Office 2010 applications - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Visio
    • Knowledge of Laserforms, working with a document management system and digital dictation software

    Objectives

    • To produce documents for internal and external clients to the specified standards and in accordance with the DLA Piper house style requirements.

    Responsibilities

    • Produce quality documentation on time, to fee earner expectations and in accordance with house style to the highest possible standards and accuracy
    • Ensure the required deadlines stated on the worksheets are met
    • To keep fee earners aware in relation to specific difficulties or timescales should their job be at risk for whatever reason
    • Embrace the quality check protocols operational within the department
    • Ensure feedback forms are completed for all pieces of work
    • Complete timesheets accurately in accordance with department protocols for prompt submission to the manager
    • Show initiative and responsibility when dealing personally with fee earners
    • Attend training as and when necessary on specified dates
    • Attend departmental meetings (where appropriate) and to take an active part in discussions and give feedback

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: 2307 - DOCSPEC

    SAP EHS Consultant SAP EHS Implementation Abu Dhabi UAE

    £300 to £399

    SAP EHS Consultant SAP EHS Implementation Abu Dhabi UAE. My client requires a SAP EHS Consultant who has performed an end to end SAP EHS Implementation of the following modules Waste Management, Management of Change, Occupational Health, Incident Management, Risk Assessment, Audit Management Sustainability & Performance Management : SuPM.

    Asiapac / Contract / Ref: BenP:SAPEHS:AbuDhabi

    SAP BPC NW, BW, ECC6 Planning / Consolidation, London

    £300 to £399

    SAP BPC NW, BW, ECC6 Planning / Consolidation, London. An IT services company requires someone with experience of SAP BPC NW modeling, development & implementation of SAP BPC NW Application. You must have SAP BW experience including data extraction & modelling, as well as epxerience of SAP BPC Planning & Consolidation. Please send me your cv and call me asap.

    London / Contract / Ref: BENP:SAPBPCNW

    FRONT END DEVELOPER

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Front End developer .Net

    My client who are a digital media agency are looking for a front end developer to work on multiple projects for their clients. You will have advanced skills in HTML, CSS and Javascript from both scratch and also following a supplied design and will have excellent attention to detail. This is a fantastic opportunity to get some leading brand names on your CV.Skill set: .Net HTML, CSS and Javascript, Photoshop

    Front End developer .Net

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS FRONT DEV

    Citrix Engineer Xen Desktop Xenapp Xen Server Netscaler London

    £300 to £399

    Citrix Engineer Xen Desktop Xenapp Xen Server Netscaler London. An IT services company requires a Citrix Engineer with experience of Xen Desktop 5, Xenapp 5 & 6.5, Citrix Provisioning Server, Xen Server & Netscaler V9 who can support the technical architect and implementation resources. You will lead on Knowledge transfer to the support staff for all Citrix products. You must be experienced in the following and able to interview tomorrow and start ideally this week.

    • Implementation and maintenance of Xen Desktop 5 or higher.
    • Implementation and Maintenance of Xenapp 5 and 6.5.
    • Citrix Provisioning Server
    • Xen Server
    • Familiarity with working concepts of Netscaler V9 or higher

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:Citrix

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Front End Developer (X/HTML, CSS, Javascript) - Digital Agency

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Front End Developer (X/HTML, CSS, Javascript) - Digital Agency - London

    This leading Digital Agency, based in London, is looking for a dynamic and well-rounded Front End Developer to join their growing team for a range of client sites and projects. This is a position that demands an individual that can think outside the box, working closely with UI/UX and project teams.

    The technical focus here is on Front End technologies across multiple platforms including web and mobile UIs as well as significant interaction with Social Media and interactive customer engagement. The Front End Developer will be a key resource in a range of web development, design, UI and UX work, so a flexible approach, and a hunger to learn is required.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate a solid range of experience, with a mix of skills in the following:

    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript (Ajax, JQuery & JSON)
    • Ideally experience of CSS3 and HTML5
    • Agile orientated development (SCRUM, TDD, Continuous Integration, etc.)
    • Strong communication and client-facing skills
    • Ideally an E-commerce or Agency background

    This is an excellent time to be joining a leading Agency with continuing plans for growth.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/FED1

    Recruiter IT Services, Resource Management, Talent Acquisition

    £300 to £399

    Recruiter IT Services, Resource Management, Talent Acquisition German Speaking. A Global IT Services / Out sourcing Company requires an experienced recruiter to work within their internal Talent Acquisition department. You will be responsible for recruiting contract and / or permanent hires for this organisation across a wide spectrum of positions from infrastructure, application support, development, oil & gas to high level strategic consultants and BA's & PM's. The contract is for 1 year and ideally you should speak and write German, this role will be based in Cologne. Please contact me asap as this role is urgent.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:GermanRecruiter

    Service Management Consultant/Service Architect - Outsourcing

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Service Architect/Service Management Consultant - Outsourcing/Managed Services

    Service Architect/Service Management Consultant is required by our client, a large Outsourcing organisation, to engage with FTSE100 clients in the midst of transformation programmes based around ITIL Service Management processes and ITSM Toolsets. In a customer focussed role, the Service Management Consultant/Service Architect will play a key role in ITIL process design, ITSM tool assessment and requirements definition activities & developing transition approaches.

    You will highly customer facing, and be involved in gathering requirements, bid/pre sales responses, and engaging with clients to develop Service eCatalogues, toolset improvements (Openview, BMC etc). You will come from an Outsourcing and Consultancy background, and will be happy interfacing with major blue chip clients.

    ITIL v3 experience will be preferred, and candidates must have 2-5 years experience in the UK. Service Architects/Service Management Consultants will have to be flexible for travel to client sites.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/SERVARC5

    Java Architect / Developer Hadoop Cupertino California

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Java Architect / Developer Hadoop Cupertino California. A Global IT Services company requires a number of Java Architects / Developers to be based in Cupertino California, Relocation is required, expenses will be paid, but no travelling will be involved for this role. The skills required for these roles are Crux: Solid hands on Java programmer with expertise on Multithreading and NoSql and 6- 24 months of experience on big data / Hadoop. Strong experience of at least 6 to 8 yrs in Core Java Platforms. Strong experience in Data Structures - Map, Set, List, Binary Tree and Algorithms - Sort, Search, Merge etc. Very strong on Java programming and understanding of Collections, Multithreading, Exposure to Maven / Ant, Git along with Shell Scripting for Build and Deployment Process. you must have worked on any NoSQL or Hadoop platform for 6 to 8 months would suffice and you must have good if have exposure to Hive,Pig,Sqoop or Flume.

    US / Permanent / Ref: BenP:JavaUSA

    HR Process Leads - HR Transformation - Global Blue Chip

    £60,000 to £69,999

    HR Process Leads - HR Transformation - Global Blue Chip

    HR Process Leads/Transformation Consultants are required for our client, a global media organisation, who are looking to grow their internal People & Change group, as part of a major programme of work.

    As part of a team advising senior stakeholders and business users across numerous countries, you will have the ability to work across the business and IT to design processes, leading project deliverables and ensuring that requirements you've gathered have been fulfilled, and post go-live processes and support is in place.

    Candidates should be able to demonstrate a knowledge of HR Transformation & Process Design, ideally with knowledge around Workforce Planning, Employee L&D, Performance Management, Rewards, Compensation, Organisational Change, etc. Ideally you will come from a Consultancy, Telecommunications or Technology background, and have a breadth of experience around HR Processes, People & Change Management.

    This organisation offers a challenging environment and the opportunity to join a ground-breaking organisation. Occasional international travel is required.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/HRPL

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Yorkshire

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Yorkshire. My cliwent requires a UNIX AIX Engineer to work on a Maintenance & Support project. You must have experience of building and implementing a UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs. Skills required AIX, LPAR, Shell Scripting, ESS SAN, SVC Storage, Power 4, 5, 6, 7 VIOS Configuration, Blade Server. These roles are urgent so please send me your cv asap and please call me, thank you.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Edinburgh

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Edinburgh. My cliwent requires a UNIX AIX Engineer to work on a Maintenance & Support project. You must have experience of building and implementing a UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs. Skills required AIX, LPAR, Shell Scripting, ESS SAN, SVC Storage, Power 4, 5, 6, 7 VIOS Configuration, Blade Server. These roles are urgent so please send me your cv asap and please call me, thank you.

    Scotland / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Bristol. My cliwent requires a UNIX AIX Engineer to work on a Maintenance & Support project. You must have experience of building and implementing a UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs. Skills required AIX, LPAR, Shell Scripting, ESS SAN, SVC Storage, Power 4, 5, 6, 7 VIOS Configuration, Blade Server. These roles are urgent so please send me your cv asap and please call me, thank you.

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Hampshire

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Hampshire. My cliwent requires a UNIX AIX Engineer to work on a Maintenance & Support project. You must have experience of building and implementing a UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs. Skills required AIX, LPAR, Shell Scripting, ESS SAN, SVC Storage, Power 4, 5, 6, 7 VIOS Configuration, Blade Server. These roles are urgent so please send me your cv asap and please call me, thank you.

    Home counties / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Buckinghamshire

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Buckinghamshire. My client requires a UNIX AIX Engineer to work on a Maintenance & Support project. You must have experience of building and implementing a UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs. Skills required AIX, LPAR, Shell Scripting, ESS SAN, SVC Storage, Power 4, 5, 6, 7 VIOS Configuration, Blade Server. These roles are urgent so please send me your cv asap and please call me, thank you.

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    Network and Security Architect

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Network and Security Architect - IT - Enterprise Architecture

    Background

    My client, a leading Global tier 1 organisation based in London, urgently require an experienced 'Hands-On' Network & Security Architect to join their team. As a Network & Security Architect, you will have a strong background in both Networks & Security and will be able to assist with the long term IT Strategy of my client.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Production of HLD's and LLD's
    • Ensure there are clear roadmaps that fall in line with the IT Strategy
    • Provide Architecture ownership of IT Networks, Security, Identity and Access Management roadmaps
    • Deliver documented Infrastructure and Security architecture for networks & security, gap analysis, compliance analysis to risk polices and assist in vulnerability assessments.
    • Ability to diagnose & identify network and security efficiency improvements

    Skills & Experience

    • You will have strong Architecture experience dealing with Network & Security Architecture, preferably from a large, Global Organisation.
    • Strong experience designing global enterprise networks based on Cisco technology
    • You will have strong experience in architecting virtualised Data Centres
    • Strong BYOD experience with NAC and MDM
    • Understanding of security risk assessments and experience working with ISO27001

    Mandatory Skills

    • Cisco Networking
    • Load Balancers - F5
    • Security - Checkpoint, Cisco ASA, ISE, Ironport, MobileIron, PKI, FireEye
    • Cisco Prime, Solarwinds
    • WAN Optimisation - Riverbed

    If you are interested in this opportunity, and you are a 'hands-on' Network & Security Architect, please submit your application today, supported with a covering letter outlining your suitability for this requirement

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-NTWRK-1707

    Network & Security Architect

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Background

    My client, a leading Global tier 1 organisation based in London, urgently require an experienced 'Hands-On' Network & Security Architect to join their team. As a Network & Security Architect, you will have a strong background in both Networks & Security and will be able to assist with the long term IT Strategy of my client.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Production of HLD's and LLD's
    • Ensure there are clear roadmaps that fall in line with the IT Strategy
    • Provide Architecture ownership of IT Networks, Security, Identity and Access Management roadmaps
    • Deliver documented Infrastructure and Security architecture for networks & security, gap analysis, compliance analysis to risk polices and assist in vulnerability assessments.
    • Ability to diagnose & identify network and security efficiency improvements

    Skills & Experience

    • You will have strong Architecture experience dealing with Network & Security Architecture, preferably from a large, Global Organisation.
    • Strong experience designing global enterprise networks based on Cisco technology
    • You will have strong experience in architecting virtualised Data Centres
    • Strong BYOD experience with NAC and MDM
    • Understanding of security risk assessments and experience working with ISO27001

    Mandatory Skills

    • Cisco Networking
    • Load Balancers - F5
    • Security - Checkpoint, Cisco ASA, ISE, Ironport, MobileIron, PKI, FireEye
    • Cisco Prime, Solarwinds
    • WAN Optimisation - Riverbed

    If you are interested in this opportunity, and you are a 'hands-on' Network & Security Architect, please submit your application today, supported with a covering letter outlining your suitability for this requirement

    London / Permanent / Ref: 18/07 - NSARCH

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Manchester

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer AIX ESS SAN SVC Storage Manchester. My cliwent requires a UNIX AIX Engineer to work on a Maintenance & Support project. You must have experience of building and implementing a UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs. Skills required AIX, LPAR, Shell Scripting, ESS SAN, SVC Storage, Power 4, 5, 6, 7 VIOS Configuration, Blade Server. These roles are urgent so please send me your cv asap and please call me, thank you.

    North West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    Application Support Analyst - RedPrairie, WMS - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Application Support Analyst - RedPrairie, WMS - London

    Application Support Analyst is required for my client, a highly successful retailer, to ensure all live applications are fully supported to meet demanding SLAs. In a RedPrairie focussed technical environment, you will be supporting business Order/Stock/workflow critical applications, and working as part of a team facing into key stakeholders.

    The Application Support Analyst will analyse and resolve system related operational issues, whilst ensuring key application functions and scheduled activities are completed on time.

    You will ideally have 3+ years experience in an application support role in the Warehouse Management Systems space, especially with RedPrairie exposure previously. Ideally, you will have a strong understanding of ITIL principals, and have prior retail/eCommerce experience.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/C/AP-WMS

    Software Development Manager - eCommerce - Java/PHP

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Software Development Manager - eCommerce - Java/PHP

    Our client, a large eCommerce organisation, requires an experience Software Development Manager to manage a PHP & Java engineering group in the midst of substantial growth.

    The Development Manager will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your deep and broad technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements for various teams.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    You will be degree educated with a minimum of 5 years of software development experience (Agile/Scrum based) building large scale distributed systems. You will have 3+ years of in a technical leadership role, ideally with exposure to areas such as distributed systems, optimization, scalability and algorithms.

    This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role in a rapidly expanding company.

    South East / Permanent / Ref: AP/SDMS

    .NET / C# Developer - CQRS - IMMEDIATE START

    £400 to £499

    Senior .NET / C# Developer - CQRS - IMMEDIATE START

    Senior .NET / C# Developer is required for a Digital Agency based in Central London.

    They are looking a dynamic and highly experienced Senior Developer to join their team, initially, on a three month contract basis, but with a high-likelihood of extension. This is a position that demands an individual that can think outside the box, yet follows best practices and is committed to writing clean code.

    The successful candidate must demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience: .Net/C#, Asp.Net MVC 3/4 (Razor), Entity Framework X/HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, SCRUM, TDD, BDD Experience of CQRS and SOA patterns - Command Query Responsibility Segregation (Ideally experience of Knockout.JS and/or Backbone.JS)

    Individuals from an Agency/Consultancy background or those that have been particularly client-facing will be highly favoured.

    THIS IS AN URGENT ROLE TO INTERVIEW THIS WEEK AND START MONDAY 22nd July 2013.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will call you immedaitely.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/CQRS01

    Director - Product Marketing/Product Communications Lead

    £20,000 to £29,999

    A global leading Financial Services organisation is looking for a Director Level Product Marketing/Product Communications specialist to present their products and services globally. You will lead the definition of value propositions,produce integrated product marketing programs, take products/services to market through campaigns and product related communications.

    The Product Marketing leader will be responsible for developing and evolving true value propositions utilising the latest technology innovations that support the Financial Services sector. You will have a strong background in B2B and B2C Product Marketing with broad experience right across the technology sector for leading global Telecoms, Software, On-line service and/or media providers. You will bring a wealth of insight and knowledge to ensure technology is key in relation to bringing innovative Financial Services Products to market.

    You will have a track record of developing Business and Strategy Leadership, Confidence, Customer and Partner Connection, Market Analysis and Opportunity Identification, and Impact and Influence. You will coach and guide teams, drive insights, identify/raise/resolve issues in an effective and timely manner with partner teams across the organisation (Technology Development, Sales, Marketing, Operations etc…)

    Qualifications:

    Strong leadership, product and marketing sensibility skills to create a productive working relationship and ability to influence engineering, marketing communications, business development leaders

    Track record of building and leading high performance teams and delivering against scorecard metrics

    Strong problem solving ability ranging from conceptualization to quantitative and modelling fluency

    Strong communication skills to effectively drive recommendations and land priorities across senior executives, and across organizational boundaries

    Ability to identify and scope business opportunities and guide supporting business case development

    Advanced degree (MBA, Masters, PhD) in business, marketing, economics, finance or related field is a real plus.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: AB-PROD

    Director - Product Marketing/Product Communications Lead

    £20,000 to £29,999

    A global leading Financial Services organisation is looking for a Director Level Product Marketing/Product Communications specialist to present their products and services globally. You will lead the definition of value propositions,produce integrated product marketing programs, take products/services to market through campaigns and product related communications.

    The Product Marketing leader will be responsible for developing and evolving true value propositions utilising the latest technology innovations that support the Financial Services sector. You will have a strong background in B2B and B2C Product Marketing with broad experience right across the technology sector for leading global Telecoms, Software, On-line service and/or media providers. You will bring a wealth of insight and knowledge to ensure technology is key in relation to bringing innovative Financial Services Products to market.

    You will have a track record of developing Business and Strategy Leadership, Confidence, Customer and Partner Connection, Market Analysis and Opportunity Identification, and Impact and Influence. You will coach and guide teams, drive insights, identify/raise/resolve issues in an effective and timely manner with partner teams across the organisation (Technology Development, Sales, Marketing, Operations etc…)

    Qualifications:

    Strong leadership, product and marketing sensibility skills to create a productive working relationship and ability to influence engineering, marketing communications, business development leaders

    Track record of building and leading high performance teams and delivering against scorecard metrics

    Strong problem solving ability ranging from conceptualization to quantitative and modelling fluency

    Strong communication skills to effectively drive recommendations and land priorities across senior executives, and across organizational boundaries

    Ability to identify and scope business opportunities and guide supporting business case development

    Advanced degree (MBA, Masters, PhD) in business, marketing, economics, finance or related field is a real plus.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: AB-PROD

    Director - Product Marketing/Product Communications Lead

    £20,000 to £29,999

    A global leading Financial Services organisation is looking for a Director Level Product Marketing/Product Communications specialist to present their products and services globally. You will lead the definition of value propositions,produce integrated product marketing programs, take products/services to market through campaigns and product related communications.

    The Product Marketing leader will be responsible for developing and evolving true value propositions utilising the latest technology innovations that support the Financial Services sector. You will have a strong background in B2B and B2C Product Marketing with broad experience right across the technology sector for leading global Telecoms, Software, On-line service and/or media providers. You will bring a wealth of insight and knowledge to ensure technology is key in relation to bringing innovative Financial Services Products to market.

    You will have a track record of developing Business and Strategy Leadership, Confidence, Customer and Partner Connection, Market Analysis and Opportunity Identification, and Impact and Influence. You will coach and guide teams, drive insights, identify/raise/resolve issues in an effective and timely manner with partner teams across the organisation (Technology Development, Sales, Marketing, Operations etc…)

    Qualifications:

    Strong leadership, product and marketing sensibility skills to create a productive working relationship and ability to influence engineering, marketing communications, business development leaders

    Track record of building and leading high performance teams and delivering against scorecard metrics

    Strong problem solving ability ranging from conceptualization to quantitative and modelling fluency

    Strong communication skills to effectively drive recommendations and land priorities across senior executives, and across organizational boundaries

    Ability to identify and scope business opportunities and guide supporting business case development

    Advanced degree (MBA, Masters, PhD) in business, marketing, economics, finance or related field is a real plus.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: AB-PROD

    Architect : IT Services Client Server Architect Cardiff

    £300 to £399

    IT Services Client Server Architect Cardiff. An IT Services Manager requires a IT Services Client Server Architect. To manage and assist in the implementation of AF Growth IT Services Infrastructure. you must have experience in the following:


  • Experience in Administration and Configuration of Microsoft Active Directory
  • Experience in the use of VMWare vSphere 4.1 and vCenter.
  • Experience in the implementation and management of Microsoft IIS and SQL 2008 server architecture
  • Experience with Windows 2008 Operation System and Active Directory integration
  • Experience in the management of projects including provisioning of end to end designs and implementation plans
  • Experience in the build of HP and IBM server infrastructure
  • Experience in HP and IBM SAN infrastructure
  • Experience in the build of Windows 2008 Server architecture (Blade and non-Blade)

  • Experience with Payment Processing, PCI DSS and Mobile devices is an advantage.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:Architect

    Network and Security Architect

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Network and Security Architect - IT - Enterprise Architecture

    The Network and Security Architect will have a strong background in networks and security and will be capable of addressing the network and security requirements of the Global firm.

    They will be responsible for assisting with the delivery of the long term IT strategy and will assist in vendor selection for all aspects of services, with specific skills in networking, security and identity management.

    The Network and Security Architect will have strong influencing skills and will liaises with all Global IT teams including IT Operations, Applications support, Global Project teams and relevant Business areas. They will be responsible for the creation of future roadmaps for networks and security including access management and assist with the overall infrastructure roadmap in line with the firms IT strategy.

    Responsibilities:

    • Ability to diagnose and identify network infrastructure and security efficiency improvements or areas for innovation based on current and future service requirements.
    • Commission, and where appropriate lead, third party providers to design solutions in line with the overall Enterprise Architectural blueprint and that are compliant with CC Design standards and policies.
    • Deliver documented Infrastructure and Security Architecture for networks and security, gap analysis, compliance analysis to risk policies, life-cycle management analysis, and assist in vulnerability assessments.
    • Provide Architecture ownership of IT networks, security, Identity and access management roadmaps
    • Evaluate vendor/partnership Security and Identity management capabilities and in-house capabilities for solutions.
    • To be accountable throughout the entire project lifecycle for the end to end solution design. To establish plans, set technical direction, anticipate issues/risks and translate client business requirements into system designs.
    • Assist in defining the portfolio of activities required to deliver the next 'wave' of the IT strategy and assist in developing the necessary business cases.
    Skills/Experience:

    Candidates will need to have proven skills in networking, security and DC migration with an extensive knowledge of Enterprise Architecture.

    • Proven experience working on large-scale network and security transformation and migration projects.
    • Strong experience designing global enterprise networks based on Cisco technology.
    • Strong experience in architecting virtualised Data Centres.
    • Proven network security architecture knowledge across multiple security domains.
    • Strong experience in designing global Cisco Unified Wireless solutions.
    • Strong BYOD experience with Network Access Control and MDM.
    • Experience in the provision and implementation of Cloud Services and the ability to evaluate which applications are suitable for the Cloud from a security perspective.
    • Full remit of the solution lifecycle and documentation required at each stage.
    Preferred Education & Technical Certification:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science
  • Cisco CCIE / CCDE
  • Checkpoint CCSE, F5 Technology Specialist, Riverbed RCSP

  • Technical Product Knowledge Required:


  • Cisco Networking - Nexus, Catalyst, ISR, ASR, 1000V
  • Load Balancers - F5
  • Security - Checkpoint, Cisco ASA, ISE, Ironport, MobileIron, Microsoft PKI, FireEye, Lancope.
  • Management Platforms - Cisco Prime, Solarwinds
  • WAN Optimisation - Riverbed

  • Alexander Ash is acting as an agency

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-NTWRK-1707

    SAP Data Archiving Consultant Birmingham

    £300 to £399

    SAP Data Archiving Consultant Birmingham. My client requires a SAP Archiving Analyst Consultant with 8+ years of experience and about 3- 5 years of experience in SAP Data Archiving / ILM. You must have sound knowledge on Data Avoidance, Summarization, Deletion and Archiving, at least two end to end implementation of SAP Data Archiving preferred, you should have general knowledge on the main SAP Modules like FI, CO, MM, SD, PP etc, and have working exposure to Open Text LiveLink (installation, configuration etc). You must have excellent communication skills, experience in customer facing projects and in consulting engagements at client location, very good exposure on estimations, methodologies and execution processes, and you must be able to prepare strategy, design documents, training documents, support development team and other technical aspects related to SAP Data Archiving, be able to handle projects individually and co-ordinate between the customer and off-shore team. A general knowledge on SAP Basis, knowledge on archiving of custom archive objects will be a plus. you should have exposure to BI, SRM and CRM archiving will be added benefit and exposure to Document Archiving, Open Text xECM and VIM will be a plus

    Midlands / Contract / Ref: BenP:SAP

    Incident and Problem Manager Java J2EE Oracle BSS Hungary

    £400 to £499

    Incident and Problem Manager Hungary. A Telecoms company requires an Incident and Problem Manager who is able to negotiate with the customer, has a strong understanding of the Incident Management process and has experience of the following: Request Incident / Clarify / Negotiate Priority, Translate HU->EN, Eliminate Customer Data, Involvement and leading Level 3 support processes, Documentation, Root cause analysis. The technical skills required are JavaJ2EE and Oracle, SOA, Oracle ESB, C, C++- Additional skills : Unix developer, BSS Amdocs Billings and Amdocs Product catalogue, Oracle and PlSQL, Informatica. You must have very strong English communication speech and writing and the ability and agility to work with onsite and offshore people from India as well as good Business flow and IT understanding skills and strong negotiation and problem solving skills

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:Hungryincident

    Unix Engineer pSeries Maintenance & Support Manchester

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer pSeries Maintenance & Support Manchester. An IT Services company requires a Unix Engineer with experience of pSeries and Unix Maintenance & Support to perform project support or to provide technical support for the BAU operations. The purpose of this role is to work as Technical Specilaist for Unix platform (predominantly pSeries) with the following accountabilities:

    • Provide Unix Maintenance and Support
    • Provide UNIX technical input into the End-to-end Project Design (E2EPD)
    • Build / implement UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs
    • Provide support for UNIX technical infrastructure during the delivery of a project and throughout warranty
    • Provide delivery handovers to UNIX BAU Support
    • Produce and maintain UNIX technical standards and documentation.
    • QA designs, builds, documentation and standards produced by peers

    North West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    FRONT END DEVELOPER

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Front End developer .Net

    My client who are a digital media agency are looking for a front end developer to work on multiple projects for their clients. You will have advanced skills in HTML, CSS and Javascript from both scratch and also following a supplied design and will have excellent attention to detail. This is a fantastic opportunity to get some leading brand names on your CV.Skill set: .Net HTML, CSS and Javascript, Photoshop

    Front End developer .Net

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS FRONT DEV

    Unix Engineer pSeries Maintenance & Support Manchester

    £300 to £399

    Unix Engineer pSeries Maintenance & Support Manchester. An IT Services company requires a Unix Engineer with experience of pSeries and Unix Maintenance & Support to perform project support or to provide technical support for the BAU operations. The purpose of this role is to work as Technical Specilaist for Unix platform (predominantly pSeries) with the following accountabilities:

    • Provide Unix Maintenance and Support
    • Provide UNIX technical input into the End-to-end Project Design (E2EPD)
    • Build / implement UNIX technical infrastructure in accordance with designs
    • Provide support for UNIX technical infrastructure during the delivery of a project and throughout warranty
    • Provide delivery handovers to UNIX BAU Support
    • Produce and maintain UNIX technical standards and documentation.
    • QA designs, builds, documentation and standards produced by peers

    North West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Unix

    Senior Web Developer - .NET C# CQRS - IMMEDIATE START

    £400 to £499

    Senior Web Developer - .NET C# CQRS - IMMEDIATE START

    Senior Web Developer is required a Digital Agency based in Central London. They are looking a dynamic and highly experienced Senior Web Developer to join their team, initially, on a three month contract basis, but with a high-likelihood of extension. This is a position that demands an individual that can think outside the box, yet follows best practices and is committed to writing clean code.

    The technical focus here is split between Back and Front End tech as they are looking for an analytical developer who can immerse themselves entirely throughout the project and is as comfortable with in-depth server side coding as they are producing a user-centric UI.

    The successful candidate must demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience: .Net/C#, Asp.Net MVC 3/4 (Razor), Entity Framework X/HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, AJAX MS SQL 2005/2008 R2/T-SQL Agile: SCRUM, TDD, BDD Experience of CQRS and SOA patterns - Command Query Responsibility Segregation (Ideally experience of Knockout.JS and/or Backbone.JS)

    Individuals from an Agency/Consultancy background or those that have been particularly client-facing will be highly favoured.

    THIS IS AN URGENT ROLE TO START AND INTERVIEW THIS WEEK.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will call you immedaitely.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/CQRS01

    SAP Risk & Control Manager - Uk wide

    £100,000 to £124,999

    SAP Risk & Control Manager - UK wide

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a SAP risk & control manager for a globally recognised consultancy. As the SAP risk & control manager you will have a very strong SAP process knowledge across business processes such as Record to Report ( RTR), Purchase to Pay ( P2P), Order to Cash ( OTC), Make to Deliver (MTD)/Forecast to Fulfill (F2F).

    You will also have a consulting background with a very strong SAP technical knowledge across various SAP modules such as FICO, MM, SD, New G/L, SAP CRM, SAP SRM and be involved with risk and control design, build, test and deployment as part of several large SAP implementations or programmes.


    You will have worked across various departments and have strong technical and functional knowledge of IT controls around a SAP environment (Change Management, User Access, IT Operations).

    Consultancy experience or finance/capital markets experience is highly desired as this role requires the candidate to have travel flexibility across the UK.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - SAP - 01

    SAP Risk & Control Manager - Uk wide

    £100,000 to £124,999

    SAP Risk & Control Manager - UK wide

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a SAP risk & control manager for a globally recognised consultancy. As the SAP risk & control manager you will have a very strong SAP process knowledge across business processes such as Record to Report ( RTR), Purchase to Pay ( P2P), Order to Cash ( OTC), Make to Deliver (MTD)/Forecast to Fulfil (F2F).

    You will also have a consulting background with a very strong SAP technical knowledge across various SAP modules such as FICO, MM, SD, New G/L, SAP CRM, SAP SRM and be involved with risk and control design, build, test and deployment as part of several large SAP implementations or programmes.


    You will have worked across various departments and have strong technical and functional knowledge of IT controls around a SAP environment (Change Management, User Access, IT Operations).

    Consultancy experience is highly desired as this role requires the candidate to have travel flexibility across the UK.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - SAP - 01

    Citrix Engineer Xen Desktop Xenapp Xen Server Netscaler London

    £300 to £399

    Citrix Engineer Xen Desktop Xenapp Xen Server Netscaler London. An IT services company requires a Citrix Engineer with experience of Xen Desktop 5, Xenapp 5 & 6.5, Citrix Provisioning Server, Xen Server & Netscaler V9 who can support the technical architect and implementation resources. You will lead on Knowledge transfer to the support staff for all Citrix products. You must be experienced in the following

    • Implementation and maintenance of Xen Desktop 5 or higher.
    • Implementation and Maintenance of Xenapp 5 and 6.5.
    • Citrix Provisioning Server
    • Xen Server
    • Familiarity with working concepts of Netscaler V9 or higher

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:Citrix

    Software Engineer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - eCommerce

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Senior .NET Developer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - eCommerce

    Our client, an aggressively growing eCommerce organisation, are looking for a dynamic and well-rounded Senior .NET Developer to act as a technical lead on a range of critical up-and-coming projects whilst helping define overall team strategy and the adoption of best practice. The Technical Lead will be required to think outside the box throughout Agile project work, and be committed to writing clean code.

    The technical focus here is split between back and front-end tech as they are looking for an analytical Senior or Lead .NET Developer who can immerse themselves entirely throughout the project.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience:

    • C#, Asp.NET MVC 3/ 4 (Razor), Silverlight 3/ 4, Entity Framework
    • X/HTML(5), CSS(3), JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, AJAX
    • MS SQL 2005/ 2008 R2/ T-SQL
    • Agile/ Kanban: SCRUM, TDD, BDD
    • Ideally experience of Knockout.JS and/or Backbone.JS

    Strong communication skills are essential for this role, as you will be required to help educate and mentor more junior Development staff. Experience in start-ups, tech firms and eCommerce organisations is preferred. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a rapidly growing team, with a range of career opportunities on offer for the successful candidate.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/.NETL

    Application Support Anite Academy SQL / QBF Crystal Reports

    £400 to £499

    Application Support Anite Academy SQL / QBF Crystal Reports. An organisation requires an experienced Revenues & Benefits / Council Tax Systems Application Support Analyst.You must have experience supporting Council Revenues & Benefits & Council Tax Systems & Applications with technical experience knowledge of the following: Academy, Anite, Crystal Reporting, SQL / QBF, Capita Housing & Hornbill. Please send me your cv and please call me asap.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:Rev&BenSupp

    ITIL Service Design Analyst - Bluechip Law Firm

    £300 to £399

    A global leader in legal services have an opportunity within their service design team to play a key role in defining the support model for central IT services offered to the firm.

    You will be responsible for developing new support models and amending existing models that have undergone significant changes, including the definition and ongoing review of support structures, roles and responsibilities.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Deep understanding of service design and its impact on other teams/function
    • Experience developing, implementing and refining IT operations process and procedures
    • Third party contract / OLA / SLA management experience
    • Knowledge of ITIL Service Operations
    • Knowledge of law industry preferable but not required

    This is a contract opportunity for initially six months but extendable, from 270 - 300/day based London.

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/TR/07/13/SDA

    ITIL Change Analyst / Release Analyst - Law Firm

    £300 to £399

    ITIL Change Analyst / Release Analyst - Service Transition, Law Firm

    A leading law firm have a contract opportunity for a Change Analyst to manage the day to day process that controls software code releases into their IT operations.

    You will be responsible for assisting with the day-to-day management and control of several enterprise-wide applications and developing, maintaining and refining processes and procedures that promote effective functioning of the IT operation.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Change analyst experience
    • Release management experience in a production environment
    • ITIL or CMMi Knowledge
    • HP Unix, Oracle databases advantageous
    • Keystone or Remedy a plus

    This is a contract opportunity at up to £230/day for initially 2 months but with opportunity to extend, based central London.

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/Tr/07/13/CAST

    Revenues & Benefits Systems Application Support Analyst Officer

    £300 to £399

    Revenues & Benefits Systems Application Support Analyst Officer. An organisation requires an experienced Revenues & Benefits Systems Application Support Analyst Officer.You must have experience supporting Council Revenues & Benefits & Council Tax Systems & Applications with technical experience knowledge of the following: Academy, NDR, Anite, Crystal Reporting, SQL / QBF database queries, Capita Housing, Hornbill system and ITIL. Please send me your cv asap and please call me 0207 704 5803 ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:Rev&BenSupp

    1st Line Service / Help Desk Support Engineer / Analyst London

    £300 to £399

    1st Line Service / Help Desk Support Engineer / Analyst London. An IT Services client requires a Service Desk / Help Desk / 1st line Support Analyst / Engineer. you must have experience supporting Microsoft Windows Operating Systems and Servers, Active Directory, MS Office & Exchange, Novell Client & Server, Citrix, PC hardware components & peripherals, remote assistance tools and web browsers. Plus if you have experience supporting VME/Mainframe Platforms and working in an ITIL environment and working in a Council or local Government that would be a bonus.You must have excellent communication and problem solving skills.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:ServiceDesk

    Applications Support Analyst Oil & Gas Petrotechnical Petrel

    £400 to £499

    Applications Support Analyst Oil & Gas Petrotechnical Petrel. An IT Services company requires a Petrotechnical Applications Support Specialist / Analyst for their Oil and Gas division, they need someone with extensive experience Building, Installing, Configuring and Supporting Petrotechnical Applications, specifically the Petrel applications, this will be a Windows and Linux environment so experience in these technologies is a must, I have two positions 1 x London and 1 x Aberdeen.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:TechPetro

    Applications Support Analyst Oil & Gas Petrotechnical Petrel

    £400 to £499

    Applications Support Analyst Oil & Gas Petrotechnical Petrel. An IT Services company requires a Petrotechnical Applications Support Specialist / Analyst for their Oil and Gas division, they need someone with extensive experience Building, Installing, Configuring and Supporting Petrotechnical Applications, specifically the Petrel applications, this will be a Windows and Linux environment so experience in these technologies is a must, I have two positions 1 x London and 1 x Aberdeen.

    Scotland / Contract / Ref: BenP:TechPetro

    Senior Marketing Manager - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Senior Marketing Manager - London

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a senior marketing manager for a Microsoft gold partner based in London. This opportunity offers a chance to work with a mixture of creative, technical and business stakeholders who embrace the digital culture.

    The successful individual will need to be an extremely focused, motivated and dynamic. They will also need to be able to promote SharePoint based products. You will have the ability to understand the global market share for SharePoint down to a regional level. You will write marketing plans to communicate a product to business uses globally. You will plan a global communications strategy for a technology product for a 12 month period whilst working with a marketing executive to write case studies, articles, blogs and web mediums. Experience with events management is also required for this position.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this opportunity, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-MARK-01

    HRIS/HR Technology Project Manager - Global Blue Chip

    £80,000 to £89,999

    HRIS/HR Technology Project Manager - Global Blue Chip

    HR Technology/HRIS Project Manager is required for our client, a global blue chip organisation, who are looking to grow their internal HR Transformation group as part of a major programme of work.

    As part of a team advising senior stakeholders and business users across numerous countries, you will have the ability to work across the business and IT to design solutions, leading project deliverables and 3rd parties/technical teams.

    The HRIS Project Manager will manage the delivery of a new, international HR System, as well as a number of workstreams as part of this programme. The Project Manager will be flexible to work across technology/systems change, as well as process and operating model engagements as well.

    A Consultancy background in HR Technology & HR Transformation is required, as is previous experience across a range of systems/projects (Peoplesoft, Workday, MS Dynamics etc). This is an excellent opportunity to join a high profile organization with exciting growth plans.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/HRTPM

    FRONT END DEVELOPER

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Front End developer

    My client who are a digital media agency are looking for a front end developer to work on multiple projects for their clients. You will have advanced skills in HTML, CSS and Javascript from both scratch and also following a supplied design and will have excellent attention to detail. This is a fantastic opportunity to get some leading brand names on your CV.Skill set: HTML, CSS and Javascript, Photoshop

    Front End developer

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS FRONT DEV

    Multi-Channel Strategy Consultant/Senior Manager - Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Multi-Channel Strategy Consultant/Senior Manager - Global Consultancy

    Our client, a global Consultancy, require a Multi-Channel Strategy Consultant at a Senior Manager level to play a key role in the growth of a new area of their consultancy & services function in the UK & Europe.

    Providing Strategy & Advisory consultancy, ideas and knowledge to lead early solution and conceptual design phases of large scale Multi-Channel solutions for various clients, you will take on the remit of helping to build eCommerce strategies for blue-chip organizations, and contribute to identifying opportunities for developing further business and programmes, with a strong commercial emphasis.

    You will have a strong presales background, with examples of winning multi-million pound contracts with clients previously, as well as a strong knowledge & interest in the Multi-Channel & eCommerce space (processes, technology, trends).

    This is an exceptional opportunity to join a high profile organisation with plans to aggressively grow their Multi-channel and eCommerce portfolio of work.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/B/MUCHAS1

    Payroll Assistant / Team Leader Oracle Finance System London

    £300 to £399

    Payroll Assistant / Team Leader Oracle Finance System London. My client requires a number of Payroll Assistants / Team Leaders with experience using the Oracle Finance System you also must have experience working in high turn over environments ideally within a large public sector organisation. Please send me your cv and call me asap as these roles are urgent. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 7045803

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:PayrollAdvisor

    Payroll Advisor Oracle SharePoint London

    £300 to £399

    Payroll Advisor Oracle SharePoint London. My client requires a number of Payroll Advisors with with experience in Oracle and SharePoint systems. You will provide advice and guidance within the HR & Payroll Transactional Service Centre, you will be the second point of contact for customers, you will ensure all requests / inquiries are processed with high levels of service and delivered in a timely manner. You will be responsible for raising debtors accounts for overpayments. You must have experience in the following :

    • Receive data in variety of formats; ensure it is complete, accurate and properly authorised.
    • Oracle changes will be undertaken.
    • Apply permanent data onto payroll system and ensure calculations are correct.
    • Check output of permanent data input by a colleague.
    • Apply statutory and occupational entitlements in respect of sickness, maternity, paternity and adoption absence.
    • Apply regulations in respect of membership of occupational pension schemes.
    • Ensure paperwork supports all changes to the payroll system and is authorised accordingly.
    • Be able to manually calculate salary in respect of under or over payments.
    • Identification of issues of concern in connection with the prevention of error or fraud and co-operate with auditors as appropriate.
    • Complete statistical returns from government agencies on behalf of the authority.
    • Liaise with departments to clarify information or to question validity of data submitted.
    • Deal with personal queries from individuals on all aspects of their pay, whilst being compliant of Data Protection Act 2006.
    • Reply to routine correspondence as well as more complex enquiry forms from government agencies and financial institutions.
    • Be conversant with various conditions of service within the councils varied workforce.
    • Be able to apply and explain the rules and regulations covering the calculation of PAYE, National Insurance, pension deduction, SSP, SMP, SAP and SPP.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:PayrollAdvisor

    Test Analyst - Manual, Web Testing, Cambridge with Home Working

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Test Analyst - Digital Agency, Cambridge with Home Working

    Our client, a Cambridge based digital agency, is looking for a Test Analyst to join their fast-paced Agile team.

    The Test Analyst will contribute to the manual testing of software updates, UI changes and new features of eCommerce sites for clients. You will create & maintain test plans for new applications, conduct QA of defects via Jira and work in a continuous development cycle.

    You will have a background of, and understanding of, front end/UI testing, as well as a knowledge of data driven ecommerce websites. Previous QA, cross browser & functionality testing is also desired, as well as the ability to work as a standalone Test Analyst in project work. Automation (Selenium) experience would also be highly desirable, although not essential.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an organisation which offers to chance to work 3 days from home/remotely per week.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: AP/TESAN

    Group Payroll Officer Systems & Processing Oracle London

    £300 to £399

    Group Payroll Officer Systems & Processing Oracle London. A Local Government Client requires a Group Payroll Officer to work within Systems & Processing. You will be responsible for processing payrolls and ensure the payments are made to all parties accurately and on time. you will deputise for the Transactional Manager when required and be responsible for the development and delivery of Oracle and Corporate Information systems to achieve agreed outcomes and standards, in support of all of the business areas, policies and procedures. You will be responsible for completing all processes necessary to run BACS each pay run. Ensuring process dates are correct and confirming final BACSTEL transmission has been made according to timetable. Check all net totals for each payroll to ensure BACS limits are not exceeded. Be responsible for negative payroll entries in respect of stopped cheques, BACS recalls and overpayments and run payrolls to process adjustments and also be responsible for raising debtors accounts for overpayments. You must have experience of the above, please send me your cv and call me asap. Ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 704 5803

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:GPayroll

    Service Management Consultant/Service Architect - Outsourcing

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Service Architect/Service Management Consultant - Outsourcing/Managed Services

    Service Architect/Service Management Consultant is required by our client, a large Outsourcing organisation, to engage with FTSE100 clients in the midst of transformation programmes based around ITIL Service Management processes and ITSM Toolsets. In a customer focussed role, the Service Management Consultant/Service Architect will play a key role in ITIL process design, ITSM tool assessment and requirements definition activities & developing transition approaches.

    You will highly customer facing, and be involved in gathering requirements, bid/pre sales responses, and engaging with clients to develop Service eCatalogues, toolset improvements (Openview, BMC etc). You will come from an Outsourcing and Consultancy background, and will be happy interfacing with major blue chip clients.

    ITIL v3 experience will be preferred, and candidates must have 2-5 years experience in the UK. Service Architects/Service Management Consultants will have to be flexible for travel to client sites.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/SERVARC5

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    £40,000 to £49,999

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    PHP Developer is required by our client a digital agency. They are looking for 3 developers to join an expanding team to work on client based projects as well as internal projects. This is a good opportunity to join a growing organization with established clients. You will be able to work from home 3 days a week, and then on site in Cambridge 2 days a week.

    You will need to have good PHP and MySQL development skills, working on Linux servers. It would be highly desirable to have good front-end development skills including XHTML, Javascript (jQuery) and basic CSS.

    For more information on this exciting opportunity please email Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    FRONT END DEVELOPER

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Front End developer

    My client who are a digital media agency are looking for a front end developer to work on multiple projects for their clients. You will have advanced skills in HTML, CSS and Javascript from both scratch and also following a supplied design and will have excellent attention to detail. This is a fantastic opportunity to get some leading brand names on your CV.Skill set: HTML, CSS and Javascript, Photoshop

    Front End developer

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS FRONT DEV

    Business Support Manager

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Business Support Manager

    My client who are a leading global investment bank are searching for an Business Support Manager to join their team as part of a major transformation of their client services. You will have a background in project management / service management with a strong understanding of ITIL as well as business processes and documentation

    Business Support Manager Responsibilities

    Financials

    * Analyze monthly financial data for inaccuracies and provide high level summary of any issues or areas to investigate further
    * Capture all vendor spend request and track to ensure budget is not exceeded and requests for reduction of service are accurately captured also
    * Own and streamline capture of requests for budget transfers from other areas
    * Track all CRP and OpEx targets - drive delivery and align all central reporting
    * Assist with financial planning (including QRM, forecasting, analyzing)

    Headcount & Hiring

    * Ensure the process to track all leavers and joiners ensuring all systems are up to date
    * Own and streamline the new hire process end to end centrally for all hires
    * Assist in Target Operating Model delivery

    Audit & Disaster Recovery (DR)

    * Track, report and manage outstanding Audit Remediation Deliveries for the Audit & Compliance teams
    * Ensure all DR tests are successfully executed and all targets met

    Operational Management

    * Take ownership of documentation and update. Ensure these are reviewed on a quarterly basis and should be of a high standard so no other guidance is required when using the procedures.
    * Implement process improvements to increase efficiency and to create capacity within the team through team working and implementing best practice.
    * Drive process optimization and education of all processes related to above topics
    * Develop reporting across the MTM to drive transparency

    Business Support Manager Requirements:

    • A proven track record in application, service management or project management is required for a minimum 3 year period, ideally in an investment bank.
    • Clear understanding of ITIL
    • Strong Excel, Visio and SharePoint skills
    • Ability to understand business processes and able to clearly document processes
    • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
    • Excellent relationship building skills
    • Ability to operate at all levels including Director level with business and IT management
    • Understanding of the underlying concepts of Production Management and Service Delivery


    Business Support Manager

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: SS BUS SUPPORT

    Technical Analyst Oil & Gas Petrotechnical Applications London

    £400 to £499

    Technical Analyst Oil & Gas Petrotechnical Applications specialist London. A IT Services company requires a Petrotechnical Applications Specialist / Analyst for their Oil and Gas division, they need someone with extensive experience Building, Installing, Configuring and Supporting Petrotechnical Applications, specifically Schlumberger applications, this will be a Windows and Linux environment so experience in these technologies is a must, I have two positions 1 x London and 1 x Aberdeen.

    Scotland / Contract / Ref: BenP:TechPetro

    Technical Analyst Oil & Gas Petrotechnical Applications London

    £400 to £499

    Technical Analyst Oil & Gas Petrotechnical Applications specialist London. A IT Services company requires a Petrotechnical Applications Specialist / Analyst for their Oil and Gas division, they need someone with extensive experience Building, Installing, Configuring and Supporting Petrotechnical Applications, specifically Schlumberger applications, this will be a Windows and Linux environment so experience in these technologies is a must, I have two positions 1 x London and 1 x Aberdeen.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:TechPetro

    Lead Systems Administrator - West Midlands

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Lead Systems Administrator - West Midlands

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit a UNIX systems administrator for a globally recognised client. As the lead administrator you will act as an expert with regards to driving solutions to achieve the company's IT strategies. You will be responsible for the leadership of a support team and serve as the team lead / escalation point / 3rd line / Level 3 with regards to IT support.

    As the Lead systems administrator you will have the experience in supporting Solarix, UNIX, Linux and preferably AIX in large production environments. You will also have the experience in supporting large scale infrastructure environments which include VERITAS & storage technologies. A clear understanding on the ITIL process, incident & problem management processes is also required for this position. Ideally you will need to have experiences supporting large UNIX based environments within a bank or a large financial organisation.

    For a detailed conversation about this opportunity, please send cv's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-SYSADM-01

    Service Design Consultant Oil & Gas London

    £800 to £999

    Service Design Consultant Oil & Gas London. A Global organisation requires a Service Design Consultant who is able to take a high level view of the service offering of an Oil and Gas company and then redefine and redesign the Services with a view to making the process better, more efficient, more profitable and analysing whether there are any new services that can be offered and if yes designing those services & processes. You should have experience as a Process Consultant with extensive experience in ITIL Process Design in the Oil and Gas industry. You must have high level SERVICE DESIGN EXPERINCE along with an understanding of Energy and Utilities System Software and any experience as a functional lead on development and / or support projects would be a bonus.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:ITILProcess

    Front End Web Developer, HTML, CSS, Javascript, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Front End Web Developer, HTML, CSS, Javascript London

    Front End Web Developer is required by our client a Global Digital Agency. You will be responsible for applying brand designs and development for client projects and customer facing websites. This is a good opportunity to work with customers and use the latest web technologies.

    You will need to have strong strong HTML, CSS and Javascript skills, as well as knowledge of Photoshop, FTP tools, cross browser testing and browser development tools.

    This is a good opportunity to join a well known brand name. For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit."

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/WD01

    .NET Developer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - Digital Agency

    £400 to £499

    .NET Developer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - Digital Agency

    Our client, a digital agency, are looking for a dynamic and well-rounded .NET Developer to act as a technical lead on a range of client projects. The Developer will be required to think outside the box throughout Agile project work, and be committed to writing clean code. The technical focus here is split between back and Front End tech as they are looking for an .NET Developer who can immerse themselves entirely throughout the project.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience: C#, Asp.NET MVC 3/4 (Razor), Silverlight 3/4, Entity Framework X/HTML(5), CSS(3), JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, AJAX MS SQL 2005/2008 R2/T-SQL Agile/Kanban: SCRUM, TDD, BDD Ideally experience of Knockout.JS and/or Backbone.JS

    Strong communication skills are essential for this role, as you will be working within small Scrum teams. Experience in start-ups, tech firms and eCommerce organisations is preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/AP/.NETC

    Retail Business Architect - Global Consultancy - £70-95k + Bens

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Retail Business Architect - Global Consultancy - £70-95k + Bonus + Package

    Our client, a global Consultancy, require Retail Business Architect to play a key role in the growth of a new area of their consultancy & services function in the UK & Europe.

    Providing consultancy, ideas and knowledge at C-Level stakeholder levels, the Business Architect will lead the creation of functional and technical solutions for various clients. You will take on the remit of helping to build architecture & strategies for major retailers, and contribute to identifying opportunities for developing further business and programmes, with a strong commercial emphasis.

    The Business Architect will be responsible for building and leading a team of consultants to deliver high end client strategy, and then help the client deliver this.

    You will have significant experience of working for a leading retailer or management consultancy in the retail field. Experience across the consultancy lifecycle is required, as is a proven track record of creating company-wide retail best practices and an appreciation for leading trends and technologies in the sector.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/RBA

    Multi-Channel & eCommerce Pre-Sales Consultant - Consultancy

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Multi-Channel & eCommerce Pre-Sales Consultant - Global Consultancy

    Our client, a global Consultancy, require Multi-Channel & eCommerce Pre-Sales Consultants to play a key role in the growth of a new area of their consultancy & services function in the UK & Europe.

    Providing consultancy, ideas and knowledge to lead early solution and conceptual design phases of large scale multi-channel solutions for various clients, you will take on the remit of helping to build eCommerce strategies for blue-chip organizations, and contribute to identifying opportunities for developing further business and programmes, with a strong commercial emphasis.

    You will have a strong presales background, with examples of winning multi-million pound contracts with clients previously, as well as a strong knowledge & interest in the multi-channel space (processes, technology, trends).

    This is an exceptional opportunity to join a high profile organisation with plans to aggressively grow their Multi-channel and eCommerce portfolio of work.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/AECMPS

    Manual Tester, Selenium, Web Services, London

    £300 to £399

    Manual Tester, Selenium, Web Services, London

    Manuel Tester is required by our client a digital agency. They are looking for an individual with good experience working in a Scrum environment and testing with Selenium and nUnit.

    This is working on a project that will involve testing of Web Services and Websites. You will be shaping stories by working with the end client and business analyst.

    This will be heavily weighted towards carrying out manual testing, with some automation.

    This is a urgent opportunity that will interview and start immediately for the right candidate.

    Alexander Ash are a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/MT01

    Project Manager / Scrum Master - Digital Agency, London

    £400 to £499

    Project Manager / Scrum Master - Digital Agency, London

    Project Manager is required by my client who are a digital agency. They have some existing well established clients, as well as some exciting new projects just about to start in the next couple of weeks.

    Due to the increase in projects they currently require a Project Manger who is certified as a Scrum Master to run some of these new projects. Although initially the contract is for 3 months this is very likely to extend possibly well in to 2014.

    The technologies are predominantly Microsoft based, with typical projects working with C#, .NET, MVC4, Entity Frameworks, TDD/BDD, and HTML5, CSS3, Javascript on the Front End.

    There will be some projects that will involve Web Services, and on a global scale.

    This role will interview at short notice with a view to starting by the 17th June at the latest.

    For more information please send your details through to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/PMCM01

    Lead UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Lead UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    Lead UX Design Manager is required by my client a leading name in the Mobile Market. You could be involved in many projects, (these will be international) and could involve working on Payments, Cloud, NFC, Mobile Devices, Portals and new innovative projects.

    Ideally you will come from a creative / design background and be able to work with internal clients on a daily basis. You will need to facilitate workshops, carry out design assurance, work with teams of developers, and take ownershop of projects.

    This is a very exciting organisation, and they offer very good benefits and career path.

    For more information please send your CV to Ram Basra, ram.basra@alexanderash.com , and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/UXL01

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Unix Systems Administrator - Linux, Solaris - Investment Bankin

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Unix Systems Administrator - Linux, Solaris - Investment Banking

    Systems Administrator with a Linux & Solaris engineering background is required for our client, a major Investment Bank.

    Playing a key technical role in a range of programmes of work, the Systems Administrator will act as a project resource across the UK Linux, Solaris, AIX and Veritas estate, and be able to ensure high availability for the bank's Enterprise technology services.

    Working in a flexible team across incident resolution and implementation areas, System Administrators will focus on ensuring exemplary services are maintained for customers, and the organisations own infrastructure is robust.

    The Systems Administrator will have 6+ years experience in Linux & Solaris administration, as well as experience in Veritas (VxVM, VxFS, VCS) and Storage (EMC/HDS) technologies. Investment Banking and/or Financial Services experience is highly preferable, although similar industry experience will also be considered.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: AP/B/SYSAD

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    £40,000 to £49,999

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    PHP Developer is required by our client a digital agency. They are looking for 3 developers to join an expanding team to work on client based projects as well as internal projects. This is a good opportunity to join a growing organization with established clients. You will be able to work from home 3 days a week, and then on site in Cambridge 2 days a week.

    You will need to have good PHP and MySQL development skills, working on Linux servers. It would be highly desirable to have good front-end development skills including XHTML, Javascript (jQuery) and basic CSS.

    For more information on this exciting opportunity please email Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    My client. a leading global Consultancy firm are searching for Business Analysts with strong business and IT change experience, to play a key role in the scoping and delivery of web and digital technology programmes for a range of blue-chip clients.

    Working as part of a portfolio of programmes based around cutting edge technical workstreams (Video On Demand, eCommerce platform builds, etc), the Business Analyst will be involved from the initial definition of the opportunity, through to the successful implementation of the business solution. You will be part of Agile and/or Prince 2 project groups, facing into senior stakeholders and communicating ideas to technology functions.

    Our client require a Business Analyst with 3+ years experience in digital/web organisations previously. You will have a strong requirements gathering, stakeholder management, UML, behaviour driven models and Agile experience (Scrum experience is a bonus), plus the ambition to grow with an organisation which is expanding aggressively in the digital technology space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/BADTC

    Information Security Consultant, Birmingham, Investment Banking

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Information Security Consultant, Birmingham, Investment Banking

    Information Security Consultants are required by my client a large global Investment Bank. They are looking for individuals to come and join an established practice that is growing due to a multi-year, international change programme.

    They are looking for consultants with an understanding of Information Security gained through relevant work experience in one or more of the following areas:

    Design and implementation of enterprise security architectures; Implementing security solutions (infrastructure and/or application) including the design, configuration, development, testing and deployment of security-related technologies such as IDS/IPS, Data Loss Prevention, Completion of risk assessments, ISO27001 assessments, and execution of security roadmap and remediation planning; Definition and development of security control designs including those required to support external regulations and Design and implementation of security processes.

    It would be highly desirable if you have a consulting background, but not essential. A technical background (ideally including Unix knowledge) is highly useful.

    This is a great opportunity to further your career by working on some exciting projects. Alexander Ash is a staffing company and business.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: AP/B/ISC

    Financial Controller - IT Consultancy - £250 per day

    £300 to £399

    Financial Controller - IT Consultancy - £250 per day

    My client, a growing IT consultancy, is currently seeking a proven Financial Controller to report to the Chief Operating Officer. Responsibilities include day-to-day management of all company finances, preparing financial reports and accounts, and financial modelling including forecasting.

    To be succesful, you will be fluent in the use of QuickBooks and possess, or be in the process of qualifying for, a recognised accountancy qualification. Ideally you will have experience in defining and implementing financial governance processe and financial modelling and forecasting for growth / expansion.

    You will be responsible for:


  • Creation of statutory accounts (VAT / payroll / company accounts) to Trial Balance
  • Preparation of all financial reports; including forecasts
  • Creditor and debtor management
  • Monitor all financial targets within the company, including management accounts
  • Management of all day to day financial transactions (e.g. payroll, supplier payment)

  • To apply for this role please send your CV today

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency

    London / Contract / Ref: CA-2706-FC

    IT Service Manager Based in London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    IT Services Manager. A leading organisation requires an experienced IT Services Manager with experience in Design, delivery and management of end to end, Tier 1 - 3 user support services. you will be responsible for 70 head office based and 170 field staff on a range of IT systems including printing, desktop and laptop hardware, Windows operating systems, MS Office and bespoke applications. You will be tasked with creating, deploying and maintaining a standard user desktop image to include maintenance and update cycles, image troubleshooting and optimisation. You must have experience in the implementation, support and maintenance of current IT Infrastructure systems including Windows Server 2003/2008, Windows Terminal services, IP networking, telephony, Active directory, MS Exchange 2007-2010, backup and remote access systems. You should have a Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent professional experience. skills experience required:
    • Proven experience delivering Tier 1-3 IT support service on a broad range of technology areas in a nationally distributed enterprise environment.
    • Experience in Not-For-Profit or Government sectors a plus but not essential.
    • Broad experience of IT infrastructure management in the field of messaging, networking, mobile and remote access, database and backup technologies.
    • Proven ability to manage IT vendors and service providers, including relationship management and contract negotiation.
    • Outstanding needs analysis, problem solving and communication skills.
    • Proven ability to provide clear, concise written and verbal documentation and reporting to a broad range of technical and non-technical audiences at different levels in the organisation.
    • Demonstrable customer service focus and approach
    • Proficient in use of ITIL based incident management systems
      • TECHNICAL SKILLS REQUIRED

        • Mobile computing platforms; Laptops, Tablets, Smartphones
        • Blackberry handhelds in a BES server environment
        • Microsoft Office 2003, 2007 & 2010
        • Comprehensive knowledge of PC, laptop and printer hardware configuration in an enterprise network environment
        • Experience supporting remote, home and mobile users
        • Imaging and application deployment, RIS/Altiris/Ghost, etc
        • Working knowledge of TCP/IP protocols configuration and troubleshooting including Cisco LAN and generic WAN technologies
        • Working knowledge of Windows Server 2003 & 2008 in an enterprise environment
        • Active Directory & Group Policy
        • SQL Server 2005 / 2008
        • Blackberry Enterprise Server
        • MS IIS
        • MS Terminal Server
        • Enterprise messaging in Exchange 2007 & 2010
        • Understanding of SAN and replication technologies, virtualisation and high availability concepts
        • Experience supporting digital and IP telephony systems
        • Experience managing mobile and BBY voice and data service contracts and accounts

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:ITServiceManage

    Finance Controller

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Finance Controller - London

    A leading IT Consultancy are seeking to recruit a full-time experienced Financial Controller to report to the Chief Operating Officer. Responsibilities include day-to-day management of all company finances, preparing financial reports and accounts, and financial modelling including forecasting.

    To be succesful, you will need fluency with QuickBooks and possess, or be in the process of qualifying for, a recognised qualification in accountancy. Ideally you will have experience in defining and implementing financial governance processes and financial modelling and forecasting for growth / expansion.

    You will be responsible for:


  • Creation of statutory accounts (VAT / payroll / company accounts) to Trial Balance
  • Preparation of all financial reports; including forecasts
  • Creditor and debtor management
  • Monitor all financial targets within the company, including management accounts
  • Management of all day to day financial transactions (e.g. payroll, supplier payment)

  • To apply for this role please send your CV today Alternatively this could be a short term contract role at £250 P/D Alexander Ash is acting as an agency

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-FINCON-2606

    Finance Controller

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Finance Controller - London

    A leading software vendor are seeking to recruit a full-time experienced Financial Controller to report to the Chief Operating Officer. Responsibilities include day-to-day management of all company finances, preparing financial reports and accounts, and financial modelling including forecasting.

    To be succesful, you will need fluency with QuickBooks and Possess, or be in the process of qualifying for, a recognised qualification in accountancy. Ideally you will have experience in defining and implementing financial governance processe and financial modelling and forecasting for growth / expansion.

    You will be responsible for:


  • Creation of statutory accounts (VAT / payroll / company accounts) to Trial Balance
  • Preparation of all financial reports; including forecasts
  • Creditor and debtor management
  • Monitor all financial targets within the company, including management accounts
  • Management of all day to day financial transactions (e.g. payroll, supplier payment)

  • To apply for this role please send your CV today Alexander Ash is acting as an agency

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-FINCON-2606

    Front End developer - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Lead Front End developer - London

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit a client facing Lead front end developer for a major digital player in the market. As the Lead frontend developer you will work on a range of design developments for the brand and their customer's corporate sites, creating templates & consulting with stakeholders at various levels so excellent communication skills are required. You will work across a range of browsers & devices, and act as a creative & driven project lead for the business.

    Ideally the successful individual will need to have great experiences and should come from a digital / Design background, creating / working on Rich media, Mobile and digital projects with the aid of various development and design teams.

    You will have strong HTML, JavaScript and CSS skills, as well as knowledge around cross browser functionalities and an understanding of and/or a background of working in digital environments is highly desirable.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send Cv's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit.

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-FEDEV

    Senior Telesales executive

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Senior Sales Executive:

    My client who are a leading globally recognised organisation are searching for a number of Sales Executives. The Senior Sales Executive will need to have come from a telesales background & have a consultative manner when dealing with new clients. Due to my client recognised brand name the successful individual will be able to develop a solid career path with my client. This opportunity will suit an individual from a busy sales environment working with a recognised organisation who can sell to new clients over the phone and close deals over the phone.

    Senior Sales Executive duties:

    The Sales Executive will be involved in new business development with new clients and will mainly be selling over the telephone. The successful individual will need to have experience with business to business sales (B2B) and also have a can do attitude. You will Prospect, call, qualify and close high potential clients.

    Skills Required:

    * Passionate about online business, e-commerce and sales. * Educated to degree level - 2:1 minimum. * Excellent communication and negotiation skills * Strong ability to handle objections * Fluent in written and oral English * Intermediate Excel skills * Demonstrated track record of success in a sales role * Experience in e-commerce or retail.

    In return for the above, my client offer a very competitive salary + Bonuses + Stock options.

    Senior Sales Executive:

    For a detailed discussion please get in touch with norman.areh@alexanderash.com / 020 7688 8435.

    South East / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-SE-001

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    £40,000 to £49,999

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    PHP Developer is required by our client a digital agency. They are looking for 3 developers to join an expanding team to work on client based projects as well as internal projects. This is a good opportunity to join a growing organization with established clients. You will be able to work from home 3 days a week, and then on site in Cambridge 2 days a week.

    You will need to have good PHP and MySQL development skills, working on Linux servers. It would be highly desirable to have good front-end development skills including XHTML, Javascript (jQuery) and basic CSS.

    For more information on this exciting opportunity please email Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    Desktop Engineering Manager - Law Firm

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Desktop Engineering Manager - Law Firm

    A global law firm is recruiting for a new desktop engineering manager to lead a team responsible for designing, building, testing and implementing global desktop infrastructure and support toolsets.

    You will be responsible for engaging architecture, design authority and project management functions to cover the desktop engineering of technologies including SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management, as well as technologies support bring your own device.

    This is an ideal opportunity for a desktop engineering specialist with team lead experience to move into a management role in a FTSE100 company.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Knowledge of SCCM, AppSense, Verdiem and Power Management (at least three)
    • Track record in a desktop engineering capacity at a large company
    • Team lead experience preferable
    • Deep knowledge to the ITL framework
    • BSc educated or higher from a leading institution

    This is a permanent role compensated at 50,000 - 60,000 + 15% bonus + benefits.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/TR/06/13/DEM

    .NET Developer - C#, WPF, .NET 3.5 - Investment Banking

    £70,000 to £79,999

    .NET Developer - C#, WPF, .NET 3.5 - Investment Banking

    Our client, a major Investment Bank, are looking for a dynamic and well-rounded Software Engineer (.NET Developer) to act as a technical lead on a range of critical up-and-coming projects whilst helping define overall team strategy and the adoption of best practice. The Developer will be working on Equity Trading platforms and Front Office applications.

    The technical focus here is split between back and front-end tech as they are looking for an analytical Senior or Lead .NET Developer who can immerse themselves entirely throughout the project.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience:

    • C#, Asp.NET MVC 3/ 4 (Razor), Entity Framework, WPF
    • Front Office development experience and/or knowledge of equities/trading
    • MS SQL 2005/ 2008 R2/ T-SQL
    • Agile/ Kanban: SCRUM, TDD, BDD

    Strong communication skills are essential for this role, as you will be required to help educate and mentor more junior Development staff. Experience in Financial Services, and ideally Investment Banking, is required. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a rapidly growing team, with a range of career opportunities on offer for the successful candidate.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/CNETIB

    Business Analyst Upstream Energy & Utilities Systems Software

    £700 to £799

    Business Analyst Up Stream Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A global client requires a Business Analyst with strong Up Stream Energy & Utilities Systems Software experience who is able to perform the role of a functional architect for complex solutions in the upstream domain. You should have practical experience of business analysis and leading customer workshops and you should be able to manage / lead the requirement gathering phase. You must have experience of working with project teams throughout the software development lifecycle and extensive experience in the Oil & Gas / Energy & Utilities industry.

    London / Contract / Ref: RE:BAUPstream

    Manual Tester, Selenium, Web Services, London

    £300 to £399

    Manual Tester, Selenium, Web Services, London

    Manuel Tester is required by our client a digital agency. They are looking for an individual with good experience working in a Scrum environment and testing with Selenium and nUnit.

    This is working on a project that will involve testing of Web Services and Websites. You will be shaping stories by working with the end client and business analyst.

    This will be heavily weighted towards carrying out manual testing, with some automation.

    This is a urgent opportunity that will interview and start immediately for the right candidate.

    Alexander Ash are a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/MT01

    ITIL Process / Service Design Consultant Oil & Gas London

    £700 to £799

    ITIL Process Consultant Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A Global organisation requires a Process Consultant with extensive experience in ITIL Process Design in the Oil and Gas industry. You must have SERVICE DESIGN EXPERINCE along with experience with Energy and Utilities System Software and you must have experience as a functional lead on development and support projects.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:ITILProcess

    Release Manager - ITIL - eCommerce

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Release Manager - ITIL - eCommerce

    Release Manager is required urgently for our client, a leading eCommerce organisation. You will be responsible for reviewing existing Release Management processes, leading change, and also managing a team of developers and deployment groups internally.

    You will also be responsible for Release Management activities within a team performing high volume software releases into a live environment. Therefore, this organisation requires an individual who can work to tight SLAs and timelines, with a structured, ITIL approach, and the ability to communicate effectively with technical teams. Experience within fast-paced, high availability systems environments is required, as is (ideally) previous exposure to eCommerce and Retail businesses.

    You will be highly communicative, and will ideally have a strong knowledge of application development, as well as a broad knowledge of Release Management tools, processes. This is an excellent opportunity to join an organisation in a rapidly expanding business area.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/RELEASE12

    Client Technology Executive - Finance & Risk - Consultancy

    £150,000 to £199,999

    My client a Big 4 consultancy are looking for a Senior Executive to join their Technology arm. You will be responsible for bringing the latest innovation and technology ideas to their clients with a focus on Finance and Risk based transformation specialising in Risk Management solutions. You will be focused on business development and delivery for Financial Services clients within Finance and Risk business solutions. Your main responsibilities will be confirming and building out the Technology risk management strategy and offerings and building up your own internal risk team.

    London / Permanent / Ref: PB - 06 - 02

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    £40,000 to £49,999

    PHP / LAMP Developer, Partially home based role

    PHP Developer is required by our client a digital agency. They are looking for 3 developers to join an expanding team to work on client based projects as well as internal projects. This is a good opportunity to join a growing organization with established clients. You will be able to work from home 3 days a week, and then on site in Cambridge 2 days a week.

    You will need to have good PHP and MySQL development skills, working on Linux servers. It would be highly desirable to have good front-end development skills including XHTML, Javascript (jQuery) and basic CSS.

    For more information on this exciting opportunity please email Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    Service Delivery Manager - Charity - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Service Delivery Manager - Charity - London

    Our client, a large UK charity, require a Service Delivery Manager to ensure efficient operation of the company's IT Infrastructure as part of a large technology change programme.

    Managing the relationship between IT and the business, you will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, drive through service improvements which will be connected to desktop and infrastructure projects, as well as manage key relationships with technical engineering teams, change functions and external stakeholders. You'll be commercially savvy, with budget management required as well.

    You will have a strong ITIL Service Management understanding, as well as a solid technical understanding around infrastructure technology, particularly around Windows platforms.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SDMC

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany

    £600 to £699

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany. My client requires a German speaking SharePoint Architect with experience of SharePoint designing & development, .NET Architecture, Fast Search, .NET 2.0 / 3.0, ASP.NET, C, ADO.NET, MOSS, SQL 2005 and strong experience in Solution Architecture with the ability to take functional and non-functional requirements.. Please call me to discuss the detailed spec: Ben.price@alexanderash.com +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:sharepointArch

    Solution Architect IBM Worklight J2EE Mobile Milan Italy

    £300 to £399

    Solution Architect IBM Worklight J2EE Mobile Milan Italy. This is an urgent contract role for a Solutions Architect with a minimum of 8 to 10 years of experience in which a minimum of 2 years as a Solution architect. You must have strong experience with IBM worklight, J2EE and and understanding the concepts of Mobile technologies along with strong communication skills & customer management skills. Experience working with any Financial services customers would be added advantage. Please send me your cv and call me asap. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0044207 688 8432

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:SolArchItaly

    Cyber Security Architect / Network Architect - Leading Law Firm

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Cyber Security Architect / Network Architect - Leading Law Firm

    A globally leading law firm is facing a number of major challenges concerning their network and computer security, in particular regarding their cyber security defense capability, and has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced security architect to come in and design new security measures for the firm's technology.

    As a Cyber Security Architect / Network Architect you will be responsible for the diagnosis, definition, commissioning, design, delivery, oversight and evaluation of various network and cyber security related challenges, as well as having overall ownership of the security architecture for the firm.

    Critical to success in this role will be using your strong background in networks and security to address cutting edge problems in the cybersecurity world, such as distributed denial of service attacks. This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced security and network specialist to move into a high impact role in a blue-chip organisation with fantastic benefits and compensation.

    You should apply for this if you have:

    • Substantial track record in security architecture and network architecture
    • Strong identity and access management processes and solutions experience
    • Strong key management, PKI and Certificate Management processes experience
    • Large-scale transformation/migration project experience for LAN and WAN enterprise networks
    • Load balancing and caching solutions knowledge (f5 and Riverbed)
    • Experience in Network Security solution evaluation: Firewalls, IPS, IDS etc.
    • Cisco or Juniper experience, ideally holding an accredation
    • Knowledge of two or more of: Forefront Identity Manager 2012, Unified access Gateway and Threat Management Gateway, Active Directory Federation Server and/or Public Key Infrastructure
    • Degree educated or higher

    This is a permanent role based in London compensated at 80,000 - 95,000 /year + 15% bonus + excellent benefits.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/TR/06/13/CSNA

    Test Specialist - Voice - Server Testing

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Test Specialist - Voice / Server tech - West Midlands.

    Alexander Ash are looking to recruit a Testing specialist for a global client based in the west midlands. As the test specialist you will need to have the experience of testing voice platforms, Infrastructure and server technologies.

    The successful individual will need to have excellent people & communication skills encompassed with experience of testing large server environments based on Windows / UNIX.

    The test specialist will be working with the following technologies: Nectar, Cisco (Tandberg), Avaya, IPC, Microsoft (Wintel). Ideally you will need to have some finace or banking experience is preferred, however experience with large blue chip organisations will be considered.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-VPTG-01

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    Systems administrator is required by our client a large global consultancy. The role will be working with one of therir clients who are also an International organisation. They are looking for 2 systems administrators who are passionate web enthusiasts and are continually exploring the latest web technologies and best practises as well as experience of infrastructure cloud architecture.

    You will be able to get involved in the design, build and maintainance of cutting edge infrastructure and platforms that facilitate rapid development. You will be involved in the launch of new sites, channels and applications, working hand in hand with developers, architects and end clients. You will also be a working member of an operations team responsible for the continued running of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) based web hosting environment, ensuring a high availability quality service to our client.

    They are looking for individuals with experience of managing Linux/Unix servers, working with Apache HTTP Server and common modules, NGINX HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, PHP, WordPress, MYSQL, SVN, Git, Package Managers such as Yum, developing scripts code components in a functional language, e.g. Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, Database skills including schema design and optimised SQL statement development.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on some cutting edge technology projects, and to enhance your career further with exposure to some of the best projects in this space currently.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SA02

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Lead UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Lead UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    Lead UX Design Manager is required by my client a leading name in the Mobile Market. You could be involved in many projects, (these will be international) and could involve working on Payments, Cloud, NFC, Mobile Devices, Portals and new innovative projects.

    Ideally you will come from a creative / design background and be able to work with internal clients on a daily basis. You will need to facilitate workshops, carry out design assurance, work with teams of developers, and take ownershop of projects.

    This is a very exciting organisation, and they offer very good benefits and career path.

    For more information please send your CV to Ram Basra, ram.basra@alexanderash.com , and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/UXL01

    Network & Security Architect

    £90,000 to £99,999

    I have an URGENT Requirement for a Security & Network Architect for one of the world's leading global organisations in their sector.

    I am looking for an experienced Architect who has the ability to demonstrate top-down thinking, shape and engage with the long term IT strategy of my client, and an Architect who is technically hands-on. You will have experience, and be required to create roadmaps, including access management, and assist with the overall infrastructure roadmap in line with my clients strategy.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Provide Architecture ownership of IT networks, security, Identity & Access Management roadmaps
    • Deliver documented Network & Security Architecture, for networks & security, gap analysis, compliance analysis to risk policies, life-cycle management analysis, and also assist in vulnerability assessments.
    • Ability to identify and diagnose efficiency improvements or areas for innovation based on existing and future service requirements
    • Guidance for operations staff to ensure they are using cost effective designs and deliver quality outputs related to network & security architecture.

    Skills & Qualifications

    • Strong experience working with Identity & Access Management processes
    • PKI, and Key Management experience
    • Experience in the provision & implementation of Cloud Services and an ability to evaluate the applications which are suitable for the cloud from a security perspective.

    Technical Skills

    • Experience in Load Balancing and caching solutions, F5 & Riverbed
    • Experience in designing Network Security solutions (Firewalls, IPS etc…)
    • Understanding of security risk assessments
    • An understanding of at least two of the following: PKI, ADFS, UAG & TMG and FIM 2010

    If you are a technical hands on Architect, please submit your application supported by a covering letter, detailing your suitability for this opportunity.

    London / Permanent / Ref: KeysNSArch

    Oracle DBA - Support - West Midlands

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Database Administrator - Support - West Midlands

    Alexander ash is looking to recruitment an Oracle database administrator for a global organisation based in the West midlands. As the DBA you will be part of a dynamic team responsible for all Oracle production support. The environment has a variety of Oracle products ranging from 10g - 11g, Oracle RAC cluster, Oracle ASM and OEM 12. Experience with OEM 12 is highly required.

    As the DBA you will have the responsibility of the daily monitoring of the production databases. You will be the escalation point for issues that aren't handled by the offshore team. You will review problem tickets, ensure that there aren't any duplications and to make sure that the root cause is provided. You will need to have proven experience of large scale server environments and a very strong background supporting Oracle databases. This includes performance tuning and having a clear understanding of the ITIL process.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this opportunity, please get in touch by sending CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-ORCDBA-01

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £110,000 base

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £110,000 base

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. They are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre Project Manager is required to own the full end to end implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward your details.

    We value diversity and always appoint on merit.

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-PMT2-09-05

    Senior Unix Systems Administrator

    £50,000 to £59,999

    URGENTLY require a Senior Unix Systems Administrator to join my global, blue-chip organisation based in London.

    You will be working in a team responsible for the operation and support of all UNIX Based systems, including; System builds, patching, security and auditing.

    You will follow & maintain processes and procedures that reflect tasks undertaken by the Unix support team. Whilst this applies to all activities that relate to all applications, you will be obliged to comply with security requirements.

    Key Skills

    * Expert level working with any Unix platform and virtualisation

    * Shell scripting

    * Working knowledge of VMware, vSphere and vCenter

    * ITIL

    You should possess good problem solving skills, excellent communication skills and have strong self-management skills.

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply today!

    London / Permanent / Ref: KeysUnixPerm

    Senior Unix Systems Administrator

    £300 to £399

    URGENTLY require a Senior Unix Systems Administrator to join my global, blue-chip organisation based in London.

    You will be working in a team responsible for the operation and support of all UNIX Based systems, including; System builds, patching, security and auditing.

    You will follow & maintain processes and procedures that reflect tasks undertaken by the Unix support team. Whilst this applies to all activities that relate to all applications, you will be obliged to comply with security requirements.

    Key Skills

    * Expert level working with any Unix platform and virtualisation

    * Shell scripting

    * Working knowledge of VMware, vSphere and vCenter

    * ITIL

    You should possess good problem solving skills, excellent communication skills and have strong self-management skills.

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply today!

    London / Contract / Ref: KeysUnix

    Infrastructure Project manager

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £5m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy. Please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - IPM - 001

    Infrastructure Project manager - Outsourcing

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £2m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy. For further enquiries please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - PM - 002

    Front End developer - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Front End developer - London

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit a client facing front end developer for a major digital player in the market. As the frontend developer you will work on a range of design developments for the brand and their customer's corporate sites, creating templates & consulting with stakeholders at various levels so excellent communication skills are required. You will work across a range of browsers & devices, and act as a creative & driven project lead for the business.

    You will have strong HTML, Javascript and CSS skills, as well as knowledge around cross browser functionalities. An understanding of, and/or a background of working in digital environments is highly desirable.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send Cv's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit.

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-FEDEV

    Teamcenter Data Migration / Integration Consultant Slovakia

    £300 to £399

    Teamcenter Consultant. my client requires a Teamcenter Consultant. with 4-6 yrs experience in Teamcenter and strong Knowledge of Teamcenter unified Architecture 4-Tier and 2-Tier architecture. you must have Teamcenter Data migration experience and TCIC knowledge and Teamcenter integrations with CAD Tools- CATIA and the Ability and attitude to learn other modules/tools/technologies

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:TeamCenter

    Teamcenter Data Migration / Integration Consultant Slovakia

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Teamcenter Consultant. my client requires a Teamcenter Consultant. with 4-6 yrs experience in Teamcenter and strong Knowledge of Teamcenter unified Architecture 4-Tier and 2-Tier architecture. you must have Teamcenter Data migration experience and TCIC knowledge and Teamcenter integrations with CAD Tools- CATIA and the Ability and attitude to learn other modules/tools/technologies

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:TeamCenter

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - eCommerce

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - eCommerce

    My client. a leading global online retailer and eCommerce giant, are searching for Business Analysts with strong digital transformation experience, to play a key role in the scoping and delivery of web and digital technology pror a range of blue-chip clients.

    Working as part of a portfolio of programmes based around cutting edge technology, API projects and Multichannel growth, the Business Analyst will be involved from the initial definition of the opportunity, through to the successful implementation of the business solution. You will be part of Agile and/or Prince 2 project groups, facing into senior stakeholders and communicating ideas to technology functions.

    Our client require a Business Analyst with 3+ years experience in digital/web organisations previously. You will have a strong requirements gathering, stakeholder management, UML, behaviour driven models and Agile experience (Scrum experience is a bonus), plus the ambition to grow with an organisation which is expanding aggressively in the digital technology space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/BADTC

    Programme Manager - eCommerce - Digital Transformation

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Programme Manager - eCommerce - Digital Transformation

    Our client, a market leader in the eCommerce space, require a Programme Manager from an Development background, to lead the delivery of a technology architecture change programme in an Agile environment.

    Working across the UK business and playing a key role in a large scale transformation programme that will change the way a large development community delivers software in the future. The Programme Manager will build a network of internal stakeholders in Technology, and lead a large project team through the full programme life cycle.

    You will come from a development background previously, and be well versed in Agile & Waterfall methodologies. Previous experience in the Internet or Ecommerce sectors is essential, as is a background of delivering large scale technology change beforehand.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/PMEG

    Voice Support Technician / Technical Analyst - Birmingham

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Voice Support Technician / Technical Analyst

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a technical analyst for a global financial organisation based in Birmingham. As the technical analyst you will be a highly motivated and skilled individual who is able to support a fast paced banking environment. The main aspects of the role are to provide capacity management oversight, standards management and reporting across the global voice trading platforms system.

    Duties involve:

    Daily pre-trading system health checks, Alarm monitoring, Capacity management, Helpdesk Function & Support of trading floor voice applications, EHI and viper.

    As the Technical Analyst you will need to have a good understanding of IPC & NICE Core products, encompassed with strong knowledge of voice and trading floor technology. If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - VSUP - 01

    Development Manager/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Development Manager/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    Our client, a global leader in the ecommerce and online space, requires an experienced Development Manager/Scrum Master to manage a .Net, C# and SQL-aligned development group in the midst of a number of large projects.

    The Development Manager/Scrum Master will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    You will be Agile-minded and degree educated with 3-5 years of ASP.NET and/or C# development experience building large scale distributed systems. This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role in a major player in the online space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/DEVLD

    Change Manager - ITIL - eCommerce

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Change Manager - ITIL - eCommerce

    Change Manager is required urgently for our client, a leading eCommerce organisation.

    You will be responsible for the day to day management and implementation (release) of software and configuration change requests. The Change Manager will ensure protection of a 100% availability, fast-paced live environment, and lead the ongoing development of change management processes internally, as well as manage CAB processes and chairing appropriate meetings.

    Therefore, this organisation requires an individual who can work to tight SLAs and timelines, with a structured, ITIL Change Management approach, and the ability to communicate effectively with technical teams. Experience within fast-paced, high availability systems environments is required, as is the ability to communicate with a diverse stakeholder audience.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/CHMGL

    Front End developer - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Front End developer - London

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit a client facing front end developer for a major digital player in the market. As the frontend developer you will work on a range of design developments for the brand and their customer's corporate sites, creating templates & consulting with stakeholders at various levels so excellent communication skills are required. You will work across a range of browsers & devices, and act as a creative & driven project lead for the business.

    You will have strong HTML, Javascript and CSS skills, as well as knowledge around cross browser functionalities. An understanding of, and/or a background of working in digital environments is highly desirable.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send Cv's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit."

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-FEDEV

    Linux Administrator, RedHat Linux SAN Apache PHP MySQL VMWare

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Linux Administrator, RedHat Linux SAN Apache PHP MySQL VMWare. my client requires a Linux Administrator with 5 years of experience in Linux System administration and engineering plus experience in DNS fundamentals, BIND Network fundamentals, including diagnostics with Unix tools RedHat Linux ES 6, excellent scripting skills (Shell, Perl etc), & experience with NIS, NFS, BIND, Sendmail SNMP, TFTP, Iptables, Quagga, Syslog, Snort, Splunk Proficiency with fiber channel switches and SAN. You must have working knowledge of complex web hosting configuration components, including firewalls, load balancers, web and database servers and be well versed in Apache web server, PHP, MySQL, Oracle Database, VMWare - ability to deploy, support, and diagnose real issues for a production environment

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:LinuxBasel

    Mobile UI Development VC++ Jave J2EE .NET J2ME Leeds

    £300 to £399

    Mobile UI Development VC++ Jave J2EE .NET J2ME Leeds. I urgently need a Mobile UI Developer who can architect a solution, you must have experience with Java, J2EE, J2ME, .NET, VC++, E-Mobility and Mobile Web. Please send me your cv and call me asap, Ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:mobileUI

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    Systems administrator is required by our client a large global consultancy. The role will be working with one of therir clients who are also an International organisation. They are looking for 2 systems administrators who are passionate web enthusiasts and are continually exploring the latest web technologies and best practises as well as experience of infrastructure cloud architecture.

    You will be able to get involved in the design, build and maintainance of cutting edge infrastructure and platforms that facilitate rapid development. You will be involved in the launch of new sites, channels and applications, working hand in hand with developers, architects and end clients. You will also be a working member of an operations team responsible for the continued running of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) based web hosting environment, ensuring a high availability quality service to our client.

    They are looking for individuals with experience of managing Linux/Unix servers, working with Apache HTTP Server and common modules, NGINX HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, PHP, WordPress, MYSQL, SVN, Git, Package Managers such as Yum, developing scripts code components in a functional language, e.g. Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, Database skills including schema design and optimised SQL statement development.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on some cutting edge technology projects, and to enhance your career further with exposure to some of the best projects in this space currently.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SA02

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Solution Architect IBM Worklight J2EE Mobile Milan Italy

    £300 to £399

    Solution Architect IBM Worklight J2EE Mobile Milan Italy. This is an urgent contract role for a Solutions Architect with a minimum of 8 to 10 years of experience in which a minimum of 2 years as a Solution architect. You must have strong experience with IBM worklight, J2EE and and understanding the concepts of Mobile technologies along with strong communication skills & customer management skills. Experience working with any Financial services customers would be added advantage. Please send me your cv and call me asap. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0044207 688 8432

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:SolArchItaly

    Solution Architect IBM Worklight J2EE Mobile Milan Italy

    £300 to £399

    Solution Architect IBM Worklight J2EE Mobile Milan Italy. This is an urgent contract role for a Solutions Architect with a minimum of 8 to 10 years of experience in which a minimum of 2 years as a Solution architect. You must have strong experience with IBM worklight, J2EE and and understanding the concepts of Mobile technologies along with strong communication skills & customer management skills. Experience working with any Financial services customers would be added advantage. Please send me your cv and call me asap.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:SolArchItaly

    Solution Architect IBM Worklight J2EE Mobile Milan Italy

    £300 to £399

    Solution Architect IBM Worklight J2EE Mobile Milan Italy. This is an urgent contract role for a Solutions Architect with a minimum of 8 to 10 years of experience in which a minimum of 2 years as a Solution architect. You must have strong experience with IBM worklight, J2EE and and understanding the concepts of Mobile technologies along with strong communication skills & customer management skills. Experience working with any Financial services customers would be added advantage. Please send me your cv and call me asap. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0044207 688 8432

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:SolArchItaly

    Wintel Engineer SCOM SCCM 2007/2012 VMware AD Scripting London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Wintel Engineer SCOM SCCM 2007/2012 VMware AD Scripting. My client a gloabl organisation requires a Wintel Engineer to provide 3rd and 4th line support for business critical applications, with a thorough knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server (2008/12), Active Directory (2008/12) and SCOM and SCCM (2007/12). This role will give you the opportunity to work in a large global environment over multiple sites. You must have the following skills & qualifications :

    • Windows Server 2003/2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • SCOM 2007/12
    • SCCM 2007/12
    • SQL Server Reporting ServicesVMware vSphere 5.1
    • PowerShell 2/3
    • Windows 7/8
    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Microsoft MCSE/MCSA certification (required)
    • ITIL V3/V2 (perferred)
    • VMware VCP certification (preferred)
    • Prince 2 (preferred)
    You should have most of the following experience :
    • 3-5 years of experience managing and maintaining a large server base of Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012.
    • Proficient in the monitoring of production systems using SCOM 2007/12, which includes the implementation, development and configuration of Management Packs (inc. SCOM SDK), the integration of SCOM with non-M$ systems and platforms, and the development of management reports using SSRS.
    • A detailed knowledge of Windows Server technologies, such as, security & protection, back-up & restore, clustering, file & print, Hyper-V, IIS, , WDS, WSUS, DFS etc.
    • A detailed knowledge of Active Directory Services, such as, AD DS, GPOs, DNS, WINS, DHCP, AD CS, AD LDS, AD RMS, ADFS etc.
    • A working knowledge of at least one scripting language, specifically the development and use of PowerShell 2 and/or 3 scripts.
    • Familiarity with VMware virtualisation technologies, preferably vSphere 5.1.
    • Experienced in the build and configuration of server hardware and all supporting infrastructure, i.e. storage (SAN), networking (LAN, WAN, VPN), security (Firewalls) etc. Ideally you will be familiar with the current HP DL and BL server ranges.
    • Accustomed to working within the ITIL framework of Incident, Problem, Change and Release Management.
    • Familiarity with; Windows server 2012, FIM, Remedy 7, Unix & Linux based systems and Oracle databases, will be an advantage.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:WintelEng

    Wintel Engineer SCOM SCCM 2007/2012 VMware AD Scripting London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Wintel Engineer SCOM SCCM 2007/2012 VMware AD Scripting. My client a gloabl organisation requires a Wintel Engineer to provide 3rd and 4th line support for business critical applications, with a thorough knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server (2008/12), Active Directory (2008/12) and SCOM and SCCM (2007/12). This role will give you the opportunity to work in a large global environment over multiple sites. You must have the following skills & qualifications :

    • Windows Server 2003/2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • SCOM 2007/12
    • SCCM 2007/12
    • SQL Server Reporting ServicesVMware vSphere 5.1
    • PowerShell 2/3
    • Windows 7/8
    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Microsoft MCSE/MCSA certification (required)
    • ITIL V3/V2 (perferred)
    • VMware VCP certification (preferred)
    • Prince 2 (preferred)
    You should have most of the following experience :
    • 3-5 years of experience managing and maintaining a large server base of Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012.
    • Proficient in the monitoring of production systems using SCOM 2007/12, which includes the implementation, development and configuration of Management Packs (inc. SCOM SDK), the integration of SCOM with non-M$ systems and platforms, and the development of management reports using SSRS.
    • A detailed knowledge of Windows Server technologies, such as, security & protection, back-up & restore, clustering, file & print, Hyper-V, IIS, , WDS, WSUS, DFS etc.
    • A detailed knowledge of Active Directory Services, such as, AD DS, GPOs, DNS, WINS, DHCP, AD CS, AD LDS, AD RMS, ADFS etc.
    • A working knowledge of at least one scripting language, specifically the development and use of PowerShell 2 and/or 3 scripts.
    • Familiarity with VMware virtualisation technologies, preferably vSphere 5.1.
    • Experienced in the build and configuration of server hardware and all supporting infrastructure, i.e. storage (SAN), networking (LAN, WAN, VPN), security (Firewalls) etc. Ideally you will be familiar with the current HP DL and BL server ranges.
    • Accustomed to working within the ITIL framework of Incident, Problem, Change and Release Management.
    • Familiarity with; Windows server 2012, FIM, Remedy 7, Unix & Linux based systems and Oracle databases, will be an advantage.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:WintelEng

    Oracle Retail Applications Functional Consultant ORSIM

    £500 to £599

    Oracle Retail Applications Functional Consultant ORSIM. My client requires an Oracle Retail Applications Functional Consultant who has strong Oracle Retail Store Inventory Management experience. You must have experience in understanding process flows, be able to design solutions and have some experience in Oracle Financials and Supply Chain Management. Skills required SQL, PL/SQL, D2K, Workflow, Dicoverer, OAF, XML Publisher.

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:ORSIM

    PHP Developers

    £60,000 to £69,999

    PHP Developers

    My client who are an international ecommerce company are urgently searching for a number of PHP Developers to maintain the legacy system's of one of their recent accquisition's. You will also be responsible for design and creating enhancements and improvements to a variety of systems from front end websites, 20M+ record catalogue systems, checkouts, order management systems to cutting edge web 3.0 semantic offerings.

    The successful PHP Developers will understand the importance of analysing problems and designing solutions and will use their wealth of technical, creative and commercial experience in the team around them to achieve this.

    PHP Developers

    South East / Permanent / Ref: SS PHP DEV

    Project / programme manager - Payments

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project / programme manager - Payments

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit a project / programme manager for a global consultancy. As the project / programme manager you will manage the global delivery model through effective management of technical teams to undertake the day to day delivery of support services and change projects.

    The successful candidate will need to have significant experience with UK payment systems in the last 3 years. You will also need to have project delivery experience, stakeholder management & change management. You will be accountable for identifying risk & issue management, change control, estimating, resource planning and the deployment of Program management best practice.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-RELPM-01

    .Net developer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    .Net Developer

    .NET Developer - .Net/ C# - Birmingham. This market-leading E-commerce company is looking to take on an experienced Senior C#/ .Net developer to work on a blend of end-to-end Desktop, Mobile and Trading Applications.

    The .NET developer will play a key role in helping to develop various applications focused on Web, Mobile and their e-commerce platform. You will be working as part of a collaborative team (Agile, TDD). As such this is a position that demands an individual that can think outside the box, yet follows best practices and is committed to writing clean and maintainable code.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate a blend of the following hands-on technical experience:

    • C#, Asp.Net MVC 3/ 4 (Razor), Entity
    • MS SQL 2005/ 2008 R2/ T-SQL
    • X/HTML(5), CSS(3), JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, AJAX
    • Agile/ Kanban: SCRUM, TDD, BDD

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position. Please get in touch be sending CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-NETDEV-B1

    Delivery Services Manager

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Delivery services manager - London - Banking

    Alexander ash is looking to recruitment a delivery services manager for a global consultancy. As the delivery services manager you will be accountable for efficient planning and tracking of development/support deliverables and ensuring Stakeholders are regularly informed of status and progress within the Platform. You will be responsible for the day to day task management of delivery teams.

    As being accountable for the effective delivery of Application Support Services for critical banking processes within agreed service levels whilst deploying best practice of Programme Management methods for risk & issues, change control, estimating, resource planning. You will manage and builds key stakeholder relationships across sphere of influence to improve the overall service provided by Platform.

    A good knowledge of the payments industry withing the last 3/4 years is requires as also good knowledge of payments systems (Bacs, Chaps, Swift). If you feel that you are suitable for this role, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-DSM-01

    Project Manager / Scrum Master - Digital Agency, London

    £400 to £499

    Project Manager / Scrum Master - Digital Agency, London

    Project Manager is required by my client who are a digital agency. They have some existing well established clients, as well as some exciting new projects just about to start in the next couple of weeks.

    Due to the increase in projects they currently require a Project Manger who is certified as a Scrum Master to run some of these new projects. Although initially the contract is for 3 months this is very likely to extend possibly well in to 2014.

    The technologies are predominantly Microsoft based, with typical projects working with C#, .NET, MVC4, Entity Frameworks, TDD/BDD, and HTML5, CSS3, Javascript on the Front End.

    There will be some projects that will involve Web Services, and on a global scale.

    This role will interview at short notice with a view to starting by the 17th June at the latest.

    For more information please send your details through to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/PMCM01

    Analytics Consultant - Data, Web - Digital Agency

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Analytics Consultant - Data, Web - Digital Agency

    Our client, a start-up digital agency in London, require an experienced Analytics Consultant to play a key role in multiple client projects of work, and lead advisory work to enable change to UI and User Experience of high-transaction websites and platforms.

    The Analytics Consultant will be responsible for working directly specific clients, this person will get full access to their website's data and results of how the Front End is set up. You will then be required to identify trends, errors and issues on how their website works through the use of acrrued data and working with UX/Customer Journey teams, set up action points & suggestions on what needs to change from a UI/UX perspective. The Analytics Consultant will work closely with Creative teams to ensure new designs and UI architecture are put together.

    Experience with Omniture and building tagging architectures is key, as is someone who can be consultative & client facing. This is a brilliant opportunity to a join an organisation at the early stages of its development, and truly contribute to how they deliver projects in the future.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/ANLCW

    PHP Developers

    £60,000 to £69,999

    PHP Developers

    My client who are an international ecommerce company are urgently searching for a number of PHP Developers to maintain the legacy system's of one of their recent accquisition's. You will also be responsible for design and creating enhancements and improvements to a variety of systems from front end websites, 20M+ record catalogue systems, checkouts, order management systems to cutting edge web 3.0 semantic offerings.

    The successful PHP Developers will understand the importance of analysing problems and designing solutions and will use their wealth of technical, creative and commercial experience in the team around them to achieve this.

    PHP Developers

    South East / Permanent / Ref: SS PHP DEV

    Incident manager - Interim

    £300 to £399

    Incident Manager - Interim

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a incident manager on an interim basis for a global organisation. This role requires a driven, customer-focused individual who is able to provide management of incidents within the organisation and its global systems.

    The incident manager must be able to resolve issues which range from major system outages to providing users with a high level of customer service on individual incidents. The main aspect of this role is the management of Priority 1 incidents.

    The successful candidate will need to be ISEB / ITSM foundation qualified or (similar). You will need to have a good understanding and experience of interacting with other ITIL processes such as Change and Problem Management.

    For a full detailed discussion, please contact - norman.areh@alexanderash.com



    London / Contract / Ref: JS-NA-IPPM-002

    Solution Architect Data Warehouse BI OLAP Birmingham

    £600 to £699

    Solution Architect Data Warehouse BI OLAP Birmingham. A global IT services company requiresa Data Ware house / Business Inteligence Solution Architecture with the ability to take the functional and non-functional requirements. You must have strong experience of DW Data Architecture, BI Architecture, BI/OLAP framework definition & implementation, end-to-end BI/OLAP design & implementation.

    Midlands / Contract / Ref: BenP:SoluArchDW

    Service Transition Manager

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Service transition manager - London

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a service transition manager for a global client based in London. As the Service transition manager you will provide participative management of the Service Transition function within IT Operations.

    As the Service transition manager, you will need to have the experience of managing various aspects of Service management including change and configuration management. Experience of CMBD is essential encompassed with off shore / onshore management of Service analyst is required.

    You will be Service focus with the ability to effect positive change in a global IT organisation. You must be able to build Strong relationships and be confident in communicating at all levels globally in IT Operations. (Including Global Programme Group and IT Architecture).

    If you feel that you are suitable for the position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS-NA-STM-002

    .NET Developer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - Digital Agency

    £400 to £499

    .NET Developer - ASP.NET, MVC 3/4, Agile - Digital Agency

    Our client, a digital agency, are looking for a dynamic and well-rounded .NET Developer to act as a technical lead on a range of client projects. The Developer will be required to think outside the box throughout Agile project work, and be committed to writing clean code. The technical focus here is split between back and Front End tech as they are looking for an .NET Developer who can immerse themselves entirely throughout the project.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate the following hands-on technical experience: C#, Asp.NET MVC 3/4 (Razor), Silverlight 3/4, Entity Framework X/HTML(5), CSS(3), JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, AJAX MS SQL 2005/2008 R2/T-SQL Agile/Kanban: SCRUM, TDD, BDD Ideally experience of Knockout.JS and/or Backbone.JS

    Strong communication skills are essential for this role, as you will be working within small Scrum teams. Experience in start-ups, tech firms and eCommerce organisations is preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/AP/.NETC

    Web Developer, HTML5, CSS3, London

    £300 to £399

    Web Developer, HTML, CSS, London

    Web developer is required by my client a well known Retail organisation . They are looking to interview immediately, (this week) and start Monday 3rd June 2013 ideally.

    You will need to have strong HTML5 and CSS3 skills, with some good knowledge of Jquery. You will be working with different brands on new projects, as well as maintance of existing sites.

    This is a good opportunity to work with a well known organisation and some very recognisable brands.

    Please send your details through to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/CWD001

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £80,000 Base

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £80,000 Base

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre Project Manager is required to own the full end to end implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward you details.

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-PORTII-2805

    Project Manager - Global Software Vendor

    £100,000 to £124,999

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. They are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre project manager is required to own the full implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward you details.

    London / Permanent / Ref: PB - 06 - 01

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £120,000 base

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £120,000 base

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. They are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre Project Manager is required to own the full end to end implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward you details.

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-PORT-2805

    Front End Developer (HTML, CSS) - Online Retail - London

    £300 to £399

    Front End Developer (HTML, CSS) - Online Retail - London

    This leading Online Retailer, based in central London, is looking for a dynamic and well-rounded Front End Developer to join their growing team. This is a position that demands an individual that can think outside the box, work closely with UI/UX and project teams.

    The technical focus here is on Front End technologies across multiple platforms including web and mobile UIs as well as significant interaction with Social Media and interactive customer engagement. The Front End Developer will be a key resource in a range of web development, design, UI and UX work, so a flexible approach, and a hunger to learn is required.

    The successful candidate will demonstrate a solid range of experience, with a mix of skills in the following:

    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript (Ajax, JQuery & JSON)
    • Ideally experience of CSS3 and HTML5
    • Agile orientated development (SCRUM, TDD, Continuous Integration, etc.)
    • Strong communication and client-facing skills
    • Ideally an E-commerce, Retail, Agency or consultancy background

    For more information, please get in touch with Andrew Pearson at Alexander Ash Consulting to discuss further.

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/CFEDV

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany

    £600 to £699

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany. My client requires a German speaking SharePoint Architect with experience of SharePoint designing & development, .NET Architecture, Fast Search, .NET 2.0 / 3.0, ASP.NET, C, ADO.NET, MOSS, SQL 2005 and strong experience in Solution Architecture with the ability to take functional and non-functional requirements.. Please call me to discuss the detailed spec: Ben.price@alexanderash.com +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:sharepointArch

    Training Coordinator Process Consultant Oil & Gas Downstream

    £700 to £799

    Training Coordinator Process Consultant Oil & Gas Downstream A global organisation requires a Training Coordinator with strong experience as a Process Consultant who has excellent knowledge on business process. You should have oil & gas or related service industry experience of at least 3 years and Should be able to perform therole of functional lead in the projects (development/support). Ability to train the team members on Energy And Utilities Systems Software. You must have approx 10 years experience in the Oil and Gas Down Stream buisness / industry ideally the two downstream related functions manufacturing and Marketing

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:TrainerO&G

    Business Analyst Upstream Energy & Utilities Systems Software

    £500 to £599

    Business Analyst Up Stream Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A global client requires a Business Analyst with strong Up Stream Energy & Utilities Systems Software experience who is able to perform the role of a functional architect for complex solutions in the upstream domain. You should have practical experience of business analysis and leading customer workshops and you should be able to manage / lead the requirement gathering phase. You must have experience of working with project teams throughout the software development lifecycle.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: RE:BAUPstream

    Front End developer - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Front End developer - London

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit a client facing front end developer for a major digital player in the market. As the frontend developer you will work on a range of design developments for the brand and their customer's corporate sites, creating templates & consulting with stakeholders at various levels so excellent communication skills are required. You will work across a range of browsers & devices, and act as a creative & driven project lead for the business.

    You will have strong HTML, Javascript and CSS skills, as well as knowledge around cross browser functionalities. An understanding of, and/or a background of working in digital environments is highly desirable.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send Cv's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit."

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-FEDEV

    eCommerce Consultant - Global Consulting Firm - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    eCommerce Consultant - Global Consulting Firm - London

    Global Consultancy require a number of talented and engaging eCommerce Consultants to join a newly formed group leading bids, pre sales engagements and transformation projects across Digital and web technologies.

    The core remit of the eCommerce Consultant will be to translate business needs into effective and resilient technology solutions, and seeing these through to the point of BAU (build, test and implementation). Consultants will also help design solutions, transition clients towards their new solutions, and maintain a high client focus throughout the full project lifecycle.

    Previous exposure to Business Analysis and/or Internal Consulting in a UK Products organisation (retail, consumer goods, travel etc) is required, as is a solid understanding of technical change around areas like Java, ATG, SOA is highly preferential.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/ECOMCON

    Sharepoint Project manager

    £60,000 to £69,999

    SharePoint Project manager - London.

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruitment a SharePoint project manager for a Microsoft gold partner based in London. As the SharePoint Project manager you will be the focal point of contact when delivering enterprise scale SharePoint solutions for external clients. Ideally as the Project manager you will need to be experience of working within the digital / agency sector. You will have a good understanding of web technologies, systems and architecture with the experience of managing an IT team in a real time environment.

    As the Project manager you will have at least five years' experience of project management, including experience of managing external client projects. Ideally you will need to have recent Project management experience of .NET, web technology, Microsoft SharePoint, content management, e-commerce and integration projects.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position. Please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS-NA-SPPM

    EMC Data Domain Design Storage & Backups Hamburg Germany

    £400 to £499

    EMC Data Domain Design, Storage & Backups, Hamburg Germany. My client urgently requires an EMC Data Domain Consultant who can look at the existing architecture and the vendor documents and then put together a Data Domain design document and then do the installation of the client software. You must have EMC storage experience and experience of Backup Exec. This is an urgent role to start next week so please call me asap 0207 688 8432 ben.price@alexanderash.com

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:EMC

    Software Engineer - Global Software Vendor - £65,000 base

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Software Engineer - Global Software Vendor - £65,000 base

    My client, a leading software vendor into the financial services industry, is currently seeking a proven Software Engineer to join an existing team and add value to an existing technical design team.

    The key responsibilities will include;

    Taking ownership of specific software/non-software design deliverables; Production of accurate technical design specifications; Production of fully documented code; Production, preparation and execution of unit focussed test plans; Creation of supporting technical and installation documentation for both internal and external publication; Completion of software/non-software components as set out by management.

    To be successful in this position, you will be able to demonstrate exceptional experience of;

    Systematic, logical and sequential approach to problem solving; Functional and technical understanding of various vendor developed products and industry practices; JAVA development; Multiple market processes and requirements; Consistently meeting internal and external demands, with the ability to work autonomously.

    To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please forward your details today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search firm.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-2305-SE

    EMC Data Domain Design Storage & Backups Hamburg Germany

    £400 to £499

    EMC Data Domain Design, Storage & Backups, Hamburg Germany. My client urgently requires an EMC Data Domain Consultant who can look at the existing architecture and the vendor documents and then put together a Data domain design document and then do the installation of the client software. You must have EMC storage experience and experience of Backup Exec. This is an urgent role to start next week so please call me asap 0207 688 8432 ben.price@alexanderash.com

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:EMC

    QA Automation Manager - eCommerce

    £60,000 to £69,999

    QA Automation Manager - eCommerce

    Our client, a globally leading eCommerce organisation require a QA Manager with a strong technical testing background, to play a key role in the middle of international expansion and transformation.

    The QA Manager will be expected to be able to still contribute to automated testing and QA activities, although the priority will be for this person to manage teams of testers/QAs across various projects, and help the organisation move towards a fully automated quality assurance environment.

    It is essential that the QA Manager is Agile minded, ideally with previous Scrum, Kanban or XP exposure also. You will be a self-starter with solid leadership capabilities, and the ability to drive testing processes through into the business. Strong automation testing (Selenium) experience is essential.

    This is an exceptional opportunity to join an aggressively growing organisation, and play a key role in its continuing development.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/QAM1

    C# Developer SQL .NET Design Architecture Norwich

    £300 to £399

    C# Developer SQL .NET Design Architecture Norwich. My client requiresc a C# Developer with strong SQL and .NET Design & Architecture, you must also have experience with MVC and designing .NET Applications.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:C#Dev

    IPV Senior Developers

    £600 to £699

    URGENT REQUIREMENT - Contract - IPV Senior Developers - London - £500 - £600 P/D

    My client, a leading IT Consultancy who currently provide support and strategic change services for a number of applications/solutions for a large investment bank are looking for an IPV Senior Developer within their quantitative finance area.

    You must have experience in:

    • Investment Banking
    • Be C# Developers with a very strong business background
    • Have front office or client exposure (dealing with traders directly etc.)
    • Be able to speak to a diverse audience and use their financial language
    • Have a strong analytics experience (quant libraries) and SQL server database experience.

    Responsibilities:

    • IPV Development
    • building core applications using quantitative, analytical & mathematical techniques and knowledge
    • Working with the Trading Area
    • Interpreting and understanding the requirements
    • Ensuring that developed applications are fit for purpose.
    Alexander Ash is acting as a consultancy

    London / Contract / Ref: SM-IPV-2105

    Test manager - Data centric testing - Europe - (CHF)

    £600 to £699

    Test manager / consultant - Data centric testing - Europe - (CHF)

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a test manager / consultant with for a global consultancy based in Europe. As the test manager / consultant you will be working on activities focused on Data centric testing. You will be reviewing complex SQL and be able to identify performance bottlenecks in SQL applications. You should be able to do automation testing using Quality Center as a proficient user. You will need to be able to differentiate different test phases like unit integration, system, UAT, Regression testing.

    You will need to be able to do these tests with the help of test cases. You will be conducting metrics analysis and reliability analysis effectively using DFA tools.

    This opportunity will be based in Switzerland and paying up to 900 CHF (700 Euros). If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position. Please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: JS-NA-DCTM-01

    Business Analyst - SAS Enterprise Miner Statistical Modeling

    £600 to £699

    *URGENT* Business Analyst - SAS Enterprise Miner Statistical Modeling - IT Consultancy - £650 P/D - London

    My Client, A leading IT Consultancy are looking for a Technically gifted Business Analyst with a strong background in Statistical Modelling and SAS Enterprise Guide. The role sits within their Analytics and Information Management department.

    You must have extensive experience in:

    • SAS/SAS Enterprise Guide
    • Statistical Modelling
    • Technology Infrastructure Services
    For further information please call Shane Mallon on 07880194372 Alexander Ash is acting as an agency

    London / Contract / Ref: SM-BA-ST-2105

    Business Analyst SAS Enterprise Miner Statistical Modeling

    £600 to £699

    Business Analyst SAS Enterprise Miner Statistical Modeling. My client requires within their Analytics and Information Management department an experienced Business Analyst with extensive experience in Statistical Modeling and the use of SAS Enterprise Miner. Please send me your cv asap and please call me 0207 688 8432 ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:sas

    Consultant - Big 4 Global Consulting - Capital Markets

    £50,000 to £59,999

    A Big 4 Global Consultancy are looking for a career minded individual who has experience of working in an Investment Bank. If you have some change/projects experience within Capital Markets, this is the opportunity for you.

    You will need to have at least:

    • 3 years' experience working within Capital Markets/Investment Bank
    • Knowledge and understanding of how Investment Banks and other capital market businesses operate. Ideally this will include operating models, processes, products, departments, roles and culture.
    • Knowledge and understanding of how the different types of functions work in Capital Markets.
    • Understanding of the relationship between Front, Middle and Back Office Risk Management business processes (e.g. Collateral, Pricing, Exposure Calculation Engines, Stress Testing etc) as well as the impact on Treasury and Finance.

    London / Permanent / Ref: PB - 04 - 01

    Lead PHP Developer, Broadcasting, London

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Lead PHP Developer, Broadcasting, London

    Lead PHP developer is required by my client a Leading consulting organisation. This will be working with specifically broadcasting clients initially. You will need to have strong experience with PHP and have worked on highly scalable web applications.

    You will be leading teams of up to 5, and dealing directly with clients to ensure they are getting what they asked for.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work with some major broadcasting organisations on global projects.

    For more information please send your CV through and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    Front End Web Developer, HTML, CSS, London

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Front End Web Developer, HTML, CSS, London

    Front End Web Developer is required by our client a leading retail organisation. You will be responsible for applyiong brand designs and development for ecommerce sites, building templates for a bespoke content management system, as well as developing bespoke design and developments for customer facing websites.

    You will need to have strong strong HTML and CSS skills, as well as strong knowledge of Photoshop, FTP tools, cross browser testing and browser development tools. Preferably you will have good jQuery and or Javascript skills.

    This is a good opportunity to join a well known brand name. For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit."

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/WD01

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    Development Manager is required by our client a global consultancy. They are looking for individuals who are happy working as client leads, and being able to work at any stage of the lifecycle of large- technology solutions. You will be leading teams which will be a mixture of an on-shore, near-shore and off-shore, as well as using various delivery methodologies including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall.

    The projects will vary in size and scope and the technologies that will be required by the end client, and this is all dependent on the solution required by the end client.

    You will need to have experience of a few of the following technologies:-

    Software Development: PHP, Java / J2EE, JavaScript / HTML 5 / CSS, JQuery, Flex, XML / XSLT

    • Content Management: Adobe CQ, WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Oracle UCM, Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server, OpenText WCM, Alfresco, Sitecore
    • Portal: Oracle Weblogic & Webcenter, IBM Websphere, Liferay
    • Search: Google Site Search, Search Engine Optimisation, FAST, Autonomy, Lucene/Solr,
    • Web Analytics: Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst (Omniture)
    • Commerce: ATG, IBM Websphere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, Hybris
    • CDN: Akamai, Limelight
    • Devices: iOS (iPhone / iPad), Android / Android Tablet, set-top boxes
    • Cloud / Hosting: Amazon Web Services, Azure, Rackspace

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some very large scale projects, and be able to work with multiple clients.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact with you as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DM001

    UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    UX Design Manager is required by my client a leading name in the Mobile Market. You could be involved in many projects, (these will be international) and could involve working on Payments, Cloud, NFC, Mobile Devices, Portals and new innovative projects.

    Ideally you will come from a creative / design background and be able to work with internal clients on a daily basis. You will need to facilitate workshops, carry out design assurance, work with teams of developers, and take ownershop of projects.

    This is a very exciting organisation, and they offer very good benefits and career path.

    For more information please send your CV to Ram Basra, ram.basra@alexanderash.com , and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/UXL01

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    Systems administrator is required by our client a large global consultancy. The role will be working with one of therir clients who are also an International organisation. They are looking for 2 systems administrators who are passionate web enthusiasts and are continually exploring the latest web technologies and best practises as well as experience of infrastructure cloud architecture.

    You will be able to get involved in the design, build and maintainance of cutting edge infrastructure and platforms that facilitate rapid development. You will be involved in the launch of new sites, channels and applications, working hand in hand with developers, architects and end clients. You will also be a working member of an operations team responsible for the continued running of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) based web hosting environment, ensuring a high availability quality service to our client.

    They are looking for individuals with experience of managing Linux/Unix servers, working with Apache HTTP Server and common modules, NGINX HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, PHP, WordPress, MYSQL, SVN, Git, Package Managers such as Yum, developing scripts code components in a functional language, e.g. Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, Database skills including schema design and optimised SQL statement development.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on some cutting edge technology projects, and to enhance your career further with exposure to some of the best projects in this space currently.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SA02

    Lead UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Lead UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    Lead UX Design Manager is required by my client a leading name in the Mobile Market. You could be involved in many projects, (these will be international) and could involve working on Payments, Cloud, NFC, Mobile Devices, Portals and new innovative projects.

    Ideally you will come from a creative / design background and be able to work with internal clients on a daily basis. You will need to facilitate workshops, carry out design assurance, work with teams of developers, and take ownershop of projects.

    This is a very exciting organisation, and they offer very good benefits and career path.

    For more information please send your CV to Ram Basra, ram.basra@alexanderash.com , and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/UXL01

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany

    £600 to £699

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany. My client requires a German speaking SharePoint Architect with experience of SharePoint designing & development, .NET Architecture, Fast Search, .NET 2.0 / 3.0, ASP.NET, C, ADO.NET, MOSS, SQL 2005 and strong experience in Solution Architecture with the ability to take functional and non-functional requirements.. Please call me to discuss the detailed spec: Ben.price@alexanderash.com +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:sharepointArch

    Training Coordinator Process Consultant Oil & Gas Downstream

    £700 to £799

    Training Coordinator Process Consultant Oil & Gas Downstream A global organisation requires a Training Coordinator with strong experience as a Process Consultant who has excellent knowledge on business process. You should have oil & gas or related service industry experience of at least 3 years and Should be able to perform therole of functional lead in the projects (development/support). Ability to train the team members on Energy And Utilities Systems Software. You must have approx 10 years experience in the Oil and Gas Down Stream buisness / industry ideally the two downstream related functions manufacturing and Marketing

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:TrainerO&G

    Architect Energy & Utilities Systems Software Oil & Gas London

    £700 to £799

    ITIL Process Consultant Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A Global organisation requires a Process Consultant with extensive experience in ITIL Process Design in the Oil and Gas industry you must have experience with Energy and Utilities System Software and you must have experience as a functional lead on development and support projects.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:ITILProcess

    Oracle Developer Retail POS ORPOS ORSIM Reading

    £400 to £499

    Oracle Developer Retail POS ORPOS ORSIM Reading. My client requires an ORPOS Senior Developer / Technical Leader with strong development experience in ORPOS and ORSIM modules. The Technical Consultant will provide technical leadership & support for the Oracle Retail POS applications. You experience must consist of the following:

    * Should have experience of Oracle Retail with a Retail POS Set Up

    * Should have implementation and rollout experience of Oracle Retail POS Suite of products for customers

    * Should have handled CRP/Demo, User trainings for customer implementation projects

    * Design and review design document, implementation scripts to support the deployment of builds and patches

    * Involved in improving operational metrics, business case development, performance measurements, setting expectations for area of responsibility, establishing priorities and documenting potential scope changes that may impact project and budget and timetable

    * Manage data movement and access real-time information at the corporate office

    • Oracle SIM module knowledge and Mobile POS is nice to have skills

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:OraclePOS

    Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12 Yorkshire

    £600 to £699

    Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12. my client requires an Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12 with 10 years of experience in implementation of Oracle eBS modules and at least 5 years of experience in Oracle ASCP module implementation and at least 1 end-to-end implementation of Oracle ASCP as a Functional Consultant. You must have strong knowledge in Oracle ASCP module. experience in R12 is a must, experience in designing solution based on customer requirements, experience in configuring application based on customer requirements. Excellent written and oral communication and an ability to work independently with onsite-offshore solution and delivery teams. Good Domain Knowledge on Process Manufacturing and strong Oracle ASCP Module.

    You will :

    - Work closely with customer Subject Matter Experts(SME) to understand their requirements

    - Design application in line with customer requirements.

    - Guide both onsite & offshore teams on clarifications around Oracle ASCP modules.

    - Prepare deliverables in line with customer requirements.

    Support customer users during User Application Testing.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:OracleASCP

    Business Analyst Upstream Energy & Utilities Systems Software

    £500 to £599

    Business Analyst Up Stream Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A global client requires a Business Analyst with strong Up Stream Energy & Utilities Systems Software experience who is able to perform the role of a functional architect for complex solutions in the upstream domain. You should have practical experience of business analysis and leading customer workshops and you should be able to manage / lead the requirement gathering phase. You must have experience of working with project teams throughout the software development lifecycle.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: RE:BAUPstream

    Oracle Retail Point of Service Applications Mobile POS Reading

    £700 to £799

    Oracle Retail Point of Service Applications consultant Mobile POS Reading. My client requires a Technical Consultant to provide technical leadership & support for the Oracle Retail POS applications. You experience must consist of the following:

    * Should have handled Oracle Retail with a Retail POS Set Up

    * Should have implementation and rollout experience of Oracle Retail POS Suite of products for customers

    * Should have handled CRP/Demo, User trainings for customer implementation projects

    * Design and review design document, implementation scripts to support the deployment of builds and patches

    * Involved in improving operational metrics, business case development, performance measurements, setting expectations for area of responsibility, establishing priorities and documenting potential scope changes that may impact project and budget and timetable

    * Manage data movement and access real-time information at the corporate office

    • Oracle SIM module knowledge and Mobile POS is nice to have skills

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:OraclePOS

    ITIL Process Consultant Energy & Utilities Systems Software

    £700 to £799

    ITIL Process Consultant Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A Global organisation requires a Process Consultant with extensive experience in ITIL Process Design in the Oil and Gas industry you must have experience with Energy and Utilities System Software and you must have experience as a functional lead on development and support projects.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:ITILProcess

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany

    £600 to £699

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany. My client requires a German speaking SharePoint Architect with experience of SharePoint designing & development, .NET Architecture, Fast Search, .NET 2.0 / 3.0, ASP.NET, C, ADO.NET, MOSS, SQL 2005 and strong experience in Solution Architecture with the ability to take functional and non-functional requirements.. Please call me to discuss the detailed spec: Ben.price@alexanderash.com +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:sharepointArch

    Training Coordinator Process Consultant Oil & Gas Downstream

    £700 to £799

    Training Coordinator Process Consultant Oil & Gas Downstream A global organisation requires a Training Coordinator with strong experience as a Process Consultant who has excellent knowledge on business process. You should have oil & gas or related service industry experience of at least 3 years and Should be able to perform therole of functional lead in the projects (development/support). Ability to train the team members on Energy And Utilities Systems Software. You must have approx 10 years experience in the Oil and Gas Down Stream buisness / industry ideally the two downstream related functions manufacturing and Marketing

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:TrainerO&G

    User Experience Architect/Designer - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    User Experience Architect/Designer - London

    Our client, a major blue chip organisation, require a User Experience Architect/Designer to manage the design strategy, innovation and delivery of UI & UX in a multi-platform environment.

    The UX Architect/Designer is responsible for leading design and project activities, managing relationships with key stakeholders across IT and non-technical audiences (product marketing, sales etc). You will plan and deliver User scenarios/journeys, working on high-level concepts as well as at a more granular, design level.

    User Experience/UI engagements will be across various platforms, devices and channels, including web, TV and mobile, so a flexible approach and diverse track record is highly advantageous. A capability of delivering UI designs, specifications and processes is also required.

    This is a brilliant opportunity to join a group who are rapidly growing their UI, UX and Experience team internally, and offer a variety of projects which will directly influence business growth.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/UX1

    Multichannel Consultant - Global Consulting Firm

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Multi-channel Consultant - Global Consulting Firm

    Global Consultancy require a number of talented and engaging Multi-channel Consultants to join a newly formed group defining multichannel strategy and leading transformation projects for major blue chip clients.

    Working with a range of customers, the Multi-channel Consultant will be responsible for identifying functional requirements, and deliver & advise on building/improving strategies, operating models and architecture to increase an organisation's output in terms of channels. Consultants will also help design solutions, transition clients towards their new solutions, and maintain a high client focus throughout the full project lifecycle.

    Previous exposure to Business Analysis and/or Consulting in a UK Products organisation (retail, consumer goods, travel etc) is required, as is a solid understanding of multi-channel operations from a high level. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/MCC1

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany

    £600 to £699

    SharePoint Architect Fast Search Germany. My client requires a German speaking SharePoint Architect with experience of SharePoint designing & development, .NET Architecture, Fast Search, .NET 2.0 / 3.0, ASP.NET, C, ADO.NET, MOSS, SQL 2005 and strong experience in Solution Architecture with the ability to take functional and non-functional requirements.. Please call me to discuss the detailed spec: Ben.price@alexanderash.com +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:sharepointArch

    UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    UX Design Manager is required by my client a leading name in the Mobile Market. You could be involved in many projects, (these will be international) and could involve working on Payments, Cloud, NFC, Mobile Devices, Portals and new innovative projects.

    Ideally you will come from a creative / design background and be able to work with internal clients on a daily basis. You will need to facilitate workshops, carry out design assurance, work with teams of developers, and take ownershop of projects.

    This is a very exciting organisation, and they offer very good benefits and career path.

    For more information please send your CV to Ram Basra, ram.basra@alexanderash.com , and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/UXL01

    Project Manager- Front Office Applications

    £100,000 to £124,999

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. They are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre Project Manager is required to own the full end to end implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward you details.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GRE-P1MNO

    Delivery Services Manager

    £700 to £799

    Delivery services manager - London - Banking

    Alexander ash is looking to recruitment a delivery services manager for a global consultancy. As the delivery services manager you will be accountable for efficient planning and tracking of development/support deliverables and ensuring Stakeholders are regularly informed of status and progress within the Platform. You will be responsible for the day to day task management of delivery teams.

    As being accountable for the effective delivery of Application Support Services for critical banking processes within agreed service levels whilst deploying best practice of Programme Management methods for risk & issues, change control, estimating, resource planning. You will manage and builds key stakeholder relationships across sphere of influence to improve the overall service provided by Platform.

    A good knowledge of the payments industry is requires as also good knowledge of payments systems (Bacs, Chaps, Swift). If you feel that you are suitable for this role, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Contract / Ref: NA-JS-DSM-01

    Summit Technical Lead/ SME

    £700 to £799

    The role will involve (but not limited to) the following:

    • Ensuring deliverables are of suitable quality
    • Work closely with the programme manager to ensure delivery is smooth and issues escalated as appropriate
    • work with internal infrastructure, environment and support teams (ensure appropriate hardware, environments & support is in place)
    • Work with QA teams to ensure critical dependencies and flows are understood and suitably tested
    • Provide oversight of source code & configuration management.
    • Summit experience is highly sought after.

    London / Contract / Ref: GRE-SUMMIT

    Summit - Senior Developer / Tech Lead - Investment Bank

    £700 to £799

    Summit - Senior Developer / Tech Lead - Investment Bank. A global investment bank is undertaking a major consolidation programme around the Summit platform and requires a senior developer / SME to provide technical oversight to the vendors undertaking the consolidation role.

    You will be responsible to ensuring the deliverables are of suitable quality, working in internal infrastructure, environment and support teams and working with QA team to ensure critical dependencies are understood.

    Candidate requirements:

    · Deep understanding of the Summit platform

    · 8+ years front office technology experience

    · Experience on large technical programmes

    · Technical background as a software developer

    This is a £600-700/day contract.

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/TR/STL/0513

    Architect Energy & Utilities Systems Software Oil & Gas London

    £700 to £799

    ITIL Process Consultant Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A Global organisation requires a Process Consultant with extensive experience in ITIL Process Design in the Oil and Gas industry you must have experience with Energy and Utilities System Software and you must have experience as a functional lead on development and support projects.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:ITILProcess

    Release manager - London

    £1,500 to £3,000

    Release Manager - Finance - London

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a software release manager for a global consultant. As the release manager you will be accountable for managing project budgets and ensuring that they are well managed for the accountable budget holder.

    You will also ensure that there is a good sign off for implemented projects and that they are handed over to the business owner on completion. You will play a leading role in the managing dependencies across the work streams and the consolidation of activities whilst being responsible for implementing and maintaining a document storage system that will contain all documentation for all projects and which can be readily and easily by anyone in platform team.

    A good understanding of payment systems is required (Chaps, Bacs, Swift) for this role and experience in the finance / banking industry is highly preferred. If you feel that you are suitable, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Contract / Ref: NA-JS-RELMAN-01

    Lead UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Lead UX Design Manager, Global Brand, London

    Lead UX Design Manager is required by my client a leading name in the Mobile Market. You could be involved in many projects, (these will be international) and could involve working on Payments, Cloud, NFC, Mobile Devices, Portals and new innovative projects.

    Ideally you will come from a creative / design background and be able to work with internal clients on a daily basis. You will need to facilitate workshops, carry out design assurance, work with teams of developers, and take ownershop of projects.

    This is a very exciting organisation, and they offer very good benefits and career path.

    For more information please send your CV to Ram Basra, ram.basra@alexanderash.com , and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/UXL01

    Release Manager / Configuration Manager - Investment Bank

    £700 to £799

    Release Manager / Configuration Manager - Investment Bank. A top tier investment bank is undertaking a major, high complexity, high impact systems consolidation, operational improvement and systems environment stack change programme and requires a best of breed configuration manager/ release manager.

    You will be responsible for release and confirmation management from an operating systems upgrade from Solaris 8 to Solaris 10, and a Sybase to Oracle database migration.

    You will be a deeply technical candidate, perhaps an ex developer, who enjoys configuration and release management, with experience working with vendors to deliver technology solutions

    You will have:

    • 9+ years technology experience including release and configuration management
    • Substantial investment banking technology project experience
    • Solaris experience beneficial
    • Subversion experience beneficial
    • Background as a software developer

    This is a contract opportunity at £500-700/day.

    London / Contract / Ref: AA/TR/RCM/0513

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    Systems administrator is required by our client a large global consultancy. The role will be working with one of therir clients who are also an International organisation. They are looking for 2 systems administrators who are passionate web enthusiasts and are continually exploring the latest web technologies and best practises as well as experience of infrastructure cloud architecture.

    You will be able to get involved in the design, build and maintainance of cutting edge infrastructure and platforms that facilitate rapid development. You will be involved in the launch of new sites, channels and applications, working hand in hand with developers, architects and end clients. You will also be a working member of an operations team responsible for the continued running of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) based web hosting environment, ensuring a high availability quality service to our client.

    They are looking for individuals with experience of managing Linux/Unix servers, working with Apache HTTP Server and common modules, NGINX HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, PHP, WordPress, MYSQL, SVN, Git, Package Managers such as Yum, developing scripts code components in a functional language, e.g. Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, Database skills including schema design and optimised SQL statement development.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on some cutting edge technology projects, and to enhance your career further with exposure to some of the best projects in this space currently.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SA02

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks, e-Commerce, London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks, e-Commerce, London

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks is required by my client a Global e-Commerce organization. This will be a key role working in the Operations Department. The key responsibilities for this role will include that all Hardware Infrastructure is readily available for its clients' needs. This will be from a capacity, performance and availability perspective.

    The Head of Infrastructure and Networks will have direct responsibility and control of the networks team, and ensure effective operation of network infrastructure with all client needs. You will be responsible for ensuring all incident and change management is in order to support these clients as well as being the point of escalation for major incidents.

    As the Head of Infrastructure you will also need to validate that the infrastructure designs meet performance, availability and capacity requirements with no detrimental impact expected on current infrastructure.

    This is an exciting opportunity to join a online business and work on a global scale with clients.
    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact with more information.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/HIN01

    Lead PHP Developer, Broadcasting, London

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Lead PHP Developer, Broadcasting, London

    Lead PHP developer is required by my client a Leading consulting organisation. This will be working with specifically broadcasting clients initially. You will need to have strong experience with PHP and have worked on highly scalable web applications.

    You will be leading teams of up to 5, and dealing directly with clients to ensure they are getting what they asked for.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work with some major broadcasting organisations on global projects.

    For more information please send your CV through and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    Development Manager is required by our client a global consultancy. They are looking for individuals who are happy working as client leads, and being able to work at any stage of the lifecycle of large- technology solutions. You will be leading teams which will be a mixture of an on-shore, near-shore and off-shore, as well as using various delivery methodologies including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall.

    The projects will vary in size and scope and the technologies that will be required by the end client, and this is all dependent on the solution required by the end client.

    You will need to have experience of a few of the following technologies:-

    Software Development: PHP, Java / J2EE, JavaScript / HTML 5 / CSS, JQuery, Flex, XML / XSLT

    • Content Management: Adobe CQ, WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Oracle UCM, Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server, OpenText WCM, Alfresco, Sitecore
    • Portal: Oracle Weblogic & Webcenter, IBM Websphere, Liferay
    • Search: Google Site Search, Search Engine Optimisation, FAST, Autonomy, Lucene/Solr,
    • Web Analytics: Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst (Omniture)
    • Commerce: ATG, IBM Websphere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, Hybris
    • CDN: Akamai, Limelight
    • Devices: iOS (iPhone / iPad), Android / Android Tablet, set-top boxes
    • Cloud / Hosting: Amazon Web Services, Azure, Rackspace

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some very large scale projects, and be able to work with multiple clients.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact with you as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DM001

    Front End Web Developer, HTML, CSS, London

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Front End Web Developer, HTML, CSS, London

    Front End Web Developer is required by our client a leading retail organisation. You will be responsible for applyiong brand designs and development for ecommerce sites, building templates for a bespoke content management system, as well as developing bespoke design and developments for customer facing websites.

    You will need to have strong strong HTML and CSS skills, as well as strong knowledge of Photoshop, FTP tools, cross browser testing and browser development tools. Preferably you will have good jQuery and or Javascript skills.

    This is a good opportunity to join a well known brand name. For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit."

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/WD01

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    My client. a leading global Consultancy firm are searching for Business Analysts with strong business and IT change experience, to play a key role in the scoping and delivery of web and digital technology programmes for a range of blue-chip clients.

    Working as part of a portfolio of programmes based around cutting edge technical workstreams (Video On Demand, eCommerce platform builds, etc), the Business Analyst will be involved from the initial definition of the opportunity, through to the successful implementation of the business solution. You will be part of Agile and/or Prince 2 project groups, facing into senior stakeholders and communicating ideas to technology functions.

    Our client require a Business Analyst with 3+ years experience in digital/web organisations previously. You will have a strong requirements gathering, stakeholder management, UML, behaviour driven models and Agile experience (Scrum experience is a bonus), plus the ambition to grow with an organisation which is expanding aggressively in the digital technology space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/BADTC

    IT Strategy Consultant - CIO Advisory/Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    IT Strategy Consultant - CIO Advisory/Consultancy

    IT Strategy Consultant is required for our client, a global consulting firm, who are looking to rapidly grow a new Advisory group in the UK. As part of a team advising C-level stakeholders and clients across numerous industries, you will have the ability to work across the business and IT to establish and in effect sell, IT driven ideas with the ability to mobilise business interest.

    Candidates should be able to demonstrate a knowledge of Strategy offerings, as well as deep skills in CxO level communication, Advanced Value Analysis and Insight Development, Operating Model Change and Insight Development, Strategy Development, High Performance Business Architecture & Journey Planning.

    This organisation has opportunities for experienced Consultants to work across multiple business disciplines, programmes of work, and build long-standing relationships in a range of sectors. This organisation offers a challenging environment that fosters creativity and rewards excellence.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/STRCN1

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking. A Global IT Services Client requires an experienced Linux Administrator with experience of Storage & Backups, you must have very strong Linux experience. This role will require fully expensed travel to Western Europe plus you will be extensively trained on HP StoreOnce Backup products. When travelling you will be paid an additional daily sum.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notice
    • Work Permit/Visa: Appropriate work visa to work in UK and Europe

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    Oracle Developer Retail POS ORPOS ORSIM Reading

    £400 to £499

    Oracle Developer Retail POS ORPOS ORSIM Reading. My client requires an ORPOS Senior Developer / Technical Leader with strong development experience in ORPOS and ORSIM modules. The Technical Consultant will provide technical leadership & support for the Oracle Retail POS applications. You experience must consist of the following:

    * Should have experience of Oracle Retail with a Retail POS Set Up

    * Should have implementation and rollout experience of Oracle Retail POS Suite of products for customers

    * Should have handled CRP/Demo, User trainings for customer implementation projects

    * Design and review design document, implementation scripts to support the deployment of builds and patches

    * Involved in improving operational metrics, business case development, performance measurements, setting expectations for area of responsibility, establishing priorities and documenting potential scope changes that may impact project and budget and timetable

    * Manage data movement and access real-time information at the corporate office

    • Oracle SIM module knowledge and Mobile POS is nice to have skills

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:OraclePOS

    Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12 Yorkshire

    £600 to £699

    Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12. my client requires an Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12 with 10 years of experience in implementation of Oracle eBS modules and at least 5 years of experience in Oracle ASCP module implementation and at least 1 end-to-end implementation of Oracle ASCP as a Functional Consultant. You must have strong knowledge in Oracle ASCP module. experience in R12 is a must, experience in designing solution based on customer requirements, experience in configuring application based on customer requirements. Excellent written and oral communication and an ability to work independently with onsite-offshore solution and delivery teams. Good Domain Knowledge on Process Manufacturing and strong Oracle ASCP Module.

    You will :

    - Work closely with customer Subject Matter Experts(SME) to understand their requirements

    - Design application in line with customer requirements.

    - Guide both onsite & offshore teams on clarifications around Oracle ASCP modules.

    - Prepare deliverables in line with customer requirements.

    Support customer users during User Application Testing.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:OracleASCP

    Training Coordinator Process Consultant Oil & Gas Downstream

    £700 to £799

    Training Coordinator Process Consultant Oil & Gas Downstream A global organisation requires a Training Coordinator with strong experience as a Process Consultant who has excellent knowledge on business process. You should have oil & gas or related service industry experience of at least 3 years and Should be able to perform therole of functional lead in the projects (development/support). Ability to train the team members on Energy And Utilities Systems Software. You must have approx 10 years experience in the Oil and Gas Down Stream buisness / industry ideally the two downstream related functions manufacturing and Marketing

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:TrainerO&G

    ITIL Process Consultant Energy & Utilities Systems Software

    £700 to £799

    ITIL Process Consultant Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A Global organisation requires a Process Consultant with extensive experience in ITIL Process Design in the Oil and Gas industry you must have experience with Energy and Utilities System Software and you must have experience as a functional lead on development and support projects.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:ITILProcess

    Business Analyst Upstream Energy & Utilities Systems Software

    £500 to £599

    Business Analyst Up Stream Energy & Utilities Systems Software. A global client requires a Business Analyst with strong Up Stream Energy & Utilities Systems Software experience who is able to perform the role of a functional architect for complex solutions in the upstream domain. You should have practical experience of business analysis and leading customer workshops and you should be able to manage / lead the requirement gathering phase. You must have experience of working with project teams throughout the software development lifecycle.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: RE:BAUPstream

    Summit Technical Lead/ SME

    £700 to £799

    The role will involve (but not limited to) the following:

    • Ensuring deliverables are of suitable quality
    • Work closely with the programme manager to ensure delivery is smooth and issues escalated as appropriate
    • work with internal infrastructure, environment and support teams (ensure appropriate hardware, environments & support is in place)
    • Work with QA teams to ensure critical dependencies and flows are understood and suitably tested
    • Provide oversight of source code & configuration management.
    • Summit experience is highly sought after.

    London / Contract / Ref: GRE-SUMMIT

    Front End Web Developer, HTML, CSS, London

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Front End Web Developer, HTML, CSS, London

    Front End Web Developer is required by our client a leading retail organisation. You will be responsible for applyiong brand designs and development for ecommerce sites, building templates for a bespoke content management system, as well as developing bespoke design and developments for customer facing websites.

    You will need to have strong strong HTML and CSS skills, as well as strong knowledge of Photoshop, FTP tools, cross browser testing and browser development tools. Preferably you will have good jQuery and or Javascript skills.

    This is a good opportunity to join a well known brand name. For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit."

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/WD01

    Front End developer - Client Facing

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Front End developer - Client facing - London

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit a client facing front end developer for a major digital player in the market. As the frontend developer you will work on a range of design developments for the brand and their customer's corporate sites, creating templates & consulting with stakeholders at various levels so excellent communication skills are required. You will work across a range of browsers & devices, and act as a creative & driven project lead for the business.

    You will have strong HTML, Javascript and CSS skills, as well as knowledge around cross browser functionalities. An understanding of, and/or a background of working in digital environments is highly desirable.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send Cv's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    "We value diversity and always appoint on merit."

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-FEDEV

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £110,000 base

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £110,000 base

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. They are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre Project Manager is required to own the full end to end implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward your details.

    We value diversity and always appoint on merit.

    London / Permanent / Ref: SM-PMT2-09-05

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking. A Global IT Services Client requires an experienced Linux Administrator with experience of Storage & Backups, you must have very strong Linux experience. This role will require fully expensed travel to Western Europe plus you will be extensively trained on HP StoreOnce Backup products. When travelling you will be paid an additional daily sum.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notice
    • Work Permit/Visa: Appropriate work visa to work in UK and Europe

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    Project Manager- Front Office Applications

    £100,000 to £124,999

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. They are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre Project Manager is required to own the full end to end implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward you details.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GRE-PM10N

    Oracle Developer Retail POS ORPOS ORSIM Reading

    £400 to £499

    Oracle Developer Retail POS ORPOS ORSIM Reading. My client requires an ORPOS Senior Developer / Technical Leader with strong development experience in ORPOS and ORSIM modules. The Technical Consultant will provide technical leadership & support for the Oracle Retail POS applications. You experience must consist of the following:

    * Should have experience of Oracle Retail with a Retail POS Set Up

    * Should have implementation and rollout experience of Oracle Retail POS Suite of products for customers

    * Should have handled CRP/Demo, User trainings for customer implementation projects

    * Design and review design document, implementation scripts to support the deployment of builds and patches

    * Involved in improving operational metrics, business case development, performance measurements, setting expectations for area of responsibility, establishing priorities and documenting potential scope changes that may impact project and budget and timetable

    * Manage data movement and access real-time information at the corporate office

    • Oracle SIM module knowledge and Mobile POS is nice to have skills

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:OraclePOS

    Business Analyst, Service Management, Jersey

    £400 to £499

    Business Analyst, Service Management, Jersey

    Business Analyst is required by my client a Telecommunications organisation. This role is to help to set up a Service Desk for there clients.

    You will need to have a good ITIL background and be able to design processes for the service desk from scratch. There is a high level business case already defined, and this role will be to take this through the process and get it up and running. The service desk will mainly be supporting the fault management of the network with clients.

    This is a very exciting role that will joining the project at a very early stage and seeing it through to go live.

    The role will interview THIS WEEK, as they need to start an individual as soon as possible.

    As well as a day rate there is an allowance for expenses (5 days a week) and a return flight paid for once every two weeks.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra and I will be in touch as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/SMJ001

    Systems Administrator - London - Open source

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Systems Administrator - Open Source - London.

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit 2 systems administrators for a global consultancy. The opportunity will be based in London and will be working with various open source technologies.

    As the systems administrator you will join a digital technology team working on building / running public facing websites. You will be passionate web enthusiast proficient & up to date with the latest developments. You will be experience managing Linux/Unix and Apache HTTP servers and also have worked with open source techs such as MYSQL, SVN, GIT and Package managers. You will be developing scripts code components in a functional language such as Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, and Python.

    If you feel that you are a suitable for this position, please contact norman.areh@alexanderash.com.

    We value diversity and always appoint on merit.

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-SYSADM-01

    Business Architect - HR Functions / Peoplesoft

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Business Architect - HR / Peoplesoft. The Birmingham offices of a global investment bank are undertaking massive expansion in the region and as a consequence of the human resources challenges faced by this expansion they require a Business Architect to design a new Peoplesoft / Workday architecture strategy for their HR function.

    As a Business Architect you will be responsible for developing the business and technology architecture strategy for HR to cope with new requirements for direct sourcing, hiring volumes and talent acquisition. The role will both look at architecture strategy for both getting the best functionality out of the existing Peoplesoft software and looking forward to new developments, including implementing the newer Workday package.

    You should apply for this role if you have:

    • Substantial experience in HR function design / business architecture
    • The ability to navigate large scale, blue chip, corporate environments
    • Detailed knowledge of Peoplesoft
    • Workday experience advantageous but not required
    • Experience reviewing and validating data architectures

    The role is compensated at £65,000 - £75,000 / year + market leading benefits + bonus.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: AA/TR/PSBA/0513

    Oracle Retail Point of Service Applications Mobile POS Reading

    £700 to £799

    Oracle Retail Point of Service Applications consultant Mobile POS Reading. My client requires a Technical Consultant to provide technical leadership & support for the Oracle Retail POS applications. You experience must consist of the following:

    * Should have handled Oracle Retail with a Retail POS Set Up

    * Should have implementation and rollout experience of Oracle Retail POS Suite of products for customers

    * Should have handled CRP/Demo, User trainings for customer implementation projects

    * Design and review design document, implementation scripts to support the deployment of builds and patches

    * Involved in improving operational metrics, business case development, performance measurements, setting expectations for area of responsibility, establishing priorities and documenting potential scope changes that may impact project and budget and timetable

    * Manage data movement and access real-time information at the corporate office

    • Oracle SIM module knowledge and Mobile POS is nice to have skills

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:OraclePOS

    Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12 Yorkshire

    £600 to £699

    Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12. my client requires an Oracle Functional Consultant-Oracle ASCP R12 with 10 years of experience in implementation of Oracle eBS modules and at least 5 years of experience in Oracle ASCP module implementation and at least 1 end-to-end implementation of Oracle ASCP as a Functional Consultant. You must have strong knowledge in Oracle ASCP module. experience in R12 is a must, experience in designing solution based on customer requirements, experience in configuring application based on customer requirements. Excellent written and oral communication and an ability to work independently with onsite-offshore solution and delivery teams. Good Domain Knowledge on Process Manufacturing and strong Oracle ASCP Module.

    You will :

    - Work closely with customer Subject Matter Experts(SME) to understand their requirements

    - Design application in line with customer requirements.

    - Guide both onsite & offshore teams on clarifications around Oracle ASCP modules.

    - Prepare deliverables in line with customer requirements.

    Support customer users during User Application Testing.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:OracleASCP

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    Development Manager is required by our client a global consultancy. They are looking for individuals who are happy working as client leads, and being able to work at any stage of the lifecycle of large- technology solutions. You will be leading teams which will be a mixture of an on-shore, near-shore and off-shore, as well as using various delivery methodologies including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall.

    The projects will vary in size and scope and the technologies that will be required by the end client, and this is all dependent on the solution required by the end client.

    You will need to have experience of a few of the following technologies:-

    Software Development: PHP, Java / J2EE, JavaScript / HTML 5 / CSS, JQuery, Flex, XML / XSLT

    • Content Management: Adobe CQ, WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Oracle UCM, Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server, OpenText WCM, Alfresco, Sitecore
    • Portal: Oracle Weblogic & Webcenter, IBM Websphere, Liferay
    • Search: Google Site Search, Search Engine Optimisation, FAST, Autonomy, Lucene/Solr,
    • Web Analytics: Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst (Omniture)
    • Commerce: ATG, IBM Websphere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, Hybris
    • CDN: Akamai, Limelight
    • Devices: iOS (iPhone / iPad), Android / Android Tablet, set-top boxes
    • Cloud / Hosting: Amazon Web Services, Azure, Rackspace

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some very large scale projects, and be able to work with multiple clients.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact with you as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DM001

    Lead PHP Developer, Broadcasting, London

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Lead PHP Developer, Broadcasting, London

    Lead PHP developer is required by my client a Leading consulting organisation. This will be working with specifically broadcasting clients initially. You will need to have strong experience with PHP and have worked on highly scalable web applications.

    You will be leading teams of up to 5, and dealing directly with clients to ensure they are getting what they asked for.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work with some major broadcasting organisations on global projects.

    For more information please send your CV through and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    Systems administrator is required by our client a large global consultancy. The role will be working with one of therir clients who are also an International organisation. They are looking for 2 systems administrators who are passionate web enthusiasts and are continually exploring the latest web technologies and best practises as well as experience of infrastructure cloud architecture.

    You will be able to get involved in the design, build and maintainance of cutting edge infrastructure and platforms that facilitate rapid development. You will be involved in the launch of new sites, channels and applications, working hand in hand with developers, architects and end clients. You will also be a working member of an operations team responsible for the continued running of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) based web hosting environment, ensuring a high availability quality service to our client.

    They are looking for individuals with experience of managing Linux/Unix servers, working with Apache HTTP Server and common modules, NGINX HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, PHP, WordPress, MYSQL, SVN, Git, Package Managers such as Yum, developing scripts code components in a functional language, e.g. Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, Database skills including schema design and optimised SQL statement development.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on some cutting edge technology projects, and to enhance your career further with exposure to some of the best projects in this space currently.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SA02

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Web Architect - PHP - London

    £40,000 to £49,999

    PHP Web Architect - London

    Alexander Ash are looking to recruit a PHP web architect for a globally recognised consultancy. As the web architect you will be working with emerging technologies and stakeholders to transform functional ideas to real solutions. You will be working closely with development teams and presenting designs that work in cloud hosted environments.

    The successful candidate will be skilled in web development / web applications development, Experienced with AWS cloud services and proficient with JAVE / PHP development languages.

    If you think you are suitable for this opportunity, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-WEBARC

    Network & Security consultant

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Network and security consultant.

    The successful candidate will be responsible for providing a high level of pre-sales and post-sales customer consultancy in multiple enterprise scale voice and network projects whilst acting as an internal technology evangelist in the networking and voice space.

    The successful candidate will also be driving standards within the practice and for developing propositions for voice and networking, as well as staying at the forefront of emerging technologies and vendors.

    The candidate will need to have strong security / network background, working with technologies such / vendors such as: Cisco, Checkpoint, Juniper, Citrix, RSA, Symantec, Fortinet, F5, HP, Brocade, VMware.

    You will need to be CCIE security certified and must have CCNP, CCDP, CCVP.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidte for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: NS-JS-NS-01

    IT Strategy Consultant - CIO Advisory/Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    IT Strategy Consultant - CIO Advisory/Consultancy

    IT Strategy Consultant is required for our client, a global consulting firm, who are looking to rapidly grow a new Advisory group in the UK. As part of a team advising C-level stakeholders and clients across numerous industries, you will have the ability to work across the business and IT to establish and in effect sell, IT driven ideas with the ability to mobilise business interest.

    Candidates should be able to demonstrate a knowledge of Strategy offerings, as well as deep skills in CxO level communication, Advanced Value Analysis and Insight Development, Operating Model Change and Insight Development, Strategy Development, High Performance Business Architecture & Journey Planning.

    This organisation has opportunities for experienced Consultants to work across multiple business disciplines, programmes of work, and build long-standing relationships in a range of sectors. This organisation offers a challenging environment that fosters creativity and rewards excellence.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/STRCN1

    Principal Network consultant - UK Wide

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Principal Network Consultant

    The Network Consultant is responsible for technically assuring and creating Infrastructure Solutions based around Network and Data Centre technologies. This will include creating and reviewing high-level design documents and, where necessary, providing inputs to detailed level design documentation with a strong focus on Data Centre switching /virtualisation, Routing and Switching and application delivery networks.

    The Network Consultant will plan and lead to deliver both Pre and Post Sales technical consultancy to the client's customers, with a focus on leading teams of consultants in larger scale implementations / delivery, as well as providing high levels of Pre-sales qualification, bids and technical design.

    Exposure to the following technologies will be preferred: MDS portfolio, Nexus - product set, OTV, UCS, VMware, F5, HP, and Juniper.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please can you send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-PDCC-01

    Senior Infrastructure Project Manager

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Senior Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £5m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Recent experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy. If you are interested, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-SPM-01

    Infrastructure Project manager - Outsourcing

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £2m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy. If you are interested in this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: NA-JS-PM2

    Application Packaging - team Lead

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Applications Packaging - Team Lead - Outsourcing - South East England

    Our client a global outsourcing organisation is looking for an experienced senior applications packager to work on a broad range of windows based applications. As the applications packaging lead you will need to have experience with leading a team of applications packagers whilst being hands on in this role. You will provide advisory role within specialist area to peer group, customers and if applicable direct reports. Participate in and co-ordinate projects relevant to specialist area. You will manage, develop and coach team of staff and implement s performance management solutions where needed and assess situations, issues and opportunities and escalate when appropriate.

    The successful candidate will be brought on to make a positive difference and contribute to the development of the services provided, responsible for the quality of packaged /sequenced applications in line with regards to the external customer requirements.

    The candidate must have 5 years+ as an application packager background, with good knowledge of ICE Validation, Softgrid / App-V, working experience of SMS/SCCM/ SCOM, ability to demonstrate quality application packaging using MSI technology, encompassed with the experience of leading a team.

    Experience in Managed Services / consultancy environments is highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please get in touch with norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435.

    South East / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-APP-01

    Network & Security Architect (CCIE or JNCIE)

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Key Responsibilities

    • Provide Architecture ownership of IT networks, security, Identity and access management roadmaps
    • Ability to diagnose & identify network infrastructure and security efficiency improvements or areas for innovation
    • Evaluate vendor Security & Identity Management capabilities for solutions
    • Assist in defining a portfolio of activities required to deliver the future IT strategy and assist in developing business cases
    • Production of clear roadmaps that work towards the IT Strategy and that enable both project and BAU activities to align the strategy

    Skills & Qualifications

    • Proven skills in networking, security and DC migration with an excellent knowledge of Enterprise Architecture
    • Experience with Identity & Access Management processes and solutions
    • Strong experience with Key Management and Certificate Management processes
    • Strong Problem Solving Skills
    • Excellent skills in designing & developing network infrastructure
    • Experience of large transformation projects, delivering Network solutions over both LAN and WAN to large environments
    • Experience with Load Balancing and caching solutions (f5 & Riverbed)
    • Experience in designing Network Security solutions & evaluating vendor products (firewall, IPS, IDS)
    • An understanding of security risk assessments & experience of working with Information Security
    • You will have either a CCIE or JNCIE accreditation

    Mandatory Skills

    • Forefront Identity Manager
    • Active Directory Federation Server
    • Public Key Infrastructure
    • Unified Access Gateway & Threat Management Gateway

    Ideally, you will have experience with the following:

    1) DDOS Prevention

    2) Application White Listing

    3) End point protection

    4) Management of Internet Access points

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application today

    London / Permanent / Ref: KEYS - NSARCH

    Lead PHP Developer, Broadcasting, London

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Lead PHP Developer, Broadcasting, London

    Lead PHP developer is required by my client a Leading consulting organisation. This will be working with specifically broadcasting clients initially. You will need to have strong experience with PHP and have worked on highly scalable web applications.

    You will be leading teams of up to 5, and dealing directly with clients to ensure they are getting what they asked for.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work with some major broadcasting organisations on global projects.

    For more information please send your CV through and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PHP01

    Windows systems Engineer - SCOM - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Windows systems engineer - SCOM - London

    Alexander Ash are looking to recruit a senior windows server engineer for a global client based in London. As the windows systems engineer you will be responsible for providing day to day 3rd / 4th line support for critical business applications.

    You will need to have a good overall understanding of IT infrastructure with a minimum of 3-year's experience of managing, monitoring and maintaining a large, globally dispersed server farms. The individual will also be familiar with both VMware and Microsoft virtualisation technologies.

    You will need to have the following technology experiences: Active directory / HP Blade servers, SCOM, SQL reporting services experience, PowerShell scripting, Windows server 2000, 2008 & 2012.

    You will need to have a Microsoft certification such as MCSE, MCITP & also a Prince 2 certification.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com or call 0207 688 8435.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - WINE - 01

    Windows Server Engineer (SCOM)

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Key Responsibilities

    • Primary responsibility for my clients service monitoring and reporting solutions, built on SCOM, using SSRS.
    • Provide 3rd & 4th line support
    • Development & implementation of on-going maintenance of standards & processes relating to the systems engineering's service.
    • BCP & DR planning
    • Provide out of hours support (if required) with occasional weekend work relating to changes being implemented.

    Skills & Qualifications

    • You will a thorough knowledge / understanding of Microsoft and VMware Virtualisation technologies
    • A detailed knowledge of Windows Server Technologies such as Hyper-V, Back-Up & restore, WDS
    • You will be Prince 2 certified (preferably practitioner level)
    • Accustomed to working within the ITIL framework of Incident, Problem, Change & Release Management
    • Familiarity with Windows Server 2012
    • You will understand and have used PowerShell
    • You will have SQL Server Reporting experience
    • You will be VCP certified
    • You will have an MCSE or MCSA certification

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application ASAP as this is an urgent requirement.

    London / Permanent / Ref: NK - WSE

    Incident & Problem Management Manager

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Key Responsibilities

    • Manage day to day activities of local Incident & Problem Management Team, whilst acting as a mentor for the offshore teams
    • Develop team members through development & support
    • Responsible for all major incidents assigned to the team
    • Act as Point of Escalation 24/7
    • Ensure proactive and reactive Problem Management activities are undertaken and managed
    • Ensure documentation is produced in a timely manner

    Skills & Qualifications

    • Experience of working with a large user base in excess of 5000 users
    • ITIL Qualified
    • You will have experience with Remedy
    • Ability to communicate with technical and non-technical teams
    • You will have excellent analytical and reporting skills

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application ASAP supported by a covering document

    London / Permanent / Ref: NK-IPMM

    Perl Developer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Perl Developer urgently sought by leading brand name company in Munich

    This is an great position for Perl Developer to take the next step up in their career to act as a senior and vital member in the company's services team.

    Perl Developer

    Responsibilities:

    • Perl Software Development for Linux and Windows Platforms

    Requirements:

    • Experienced Perl Development Experience
    • Good Knowledge of TCP/IP Networks
    • Linux/Windows System experience

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand company.
    • Above average remuneration and compensation
    • Excellent development or progression opportunities

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Perl Software Development Position. Interviewing ASAP!! For more information call me NOW on +44 (0)7867 451 958 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Instant feedback guaranteed.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/ITS/PRL/M8/04/30

    Security Consultant (Senior)

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Security Consultant (Senior) urgently sought by leading global telecommunications company in Dortmund to work in their fantastic new offices as part of their IT division, in a friendly team based environment.

    This is an unbelievable chance for an Information Security Consultant to take the next step up in their career to act as a senior and vital member in the company's security division.

    Senior Security Consultant

    Requirements:

    • CISSP
    • Experience in ArcSight or similar
    • A2 German or better.

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand name company!!
    • Above average remuneration and compensation
    • Excellent development or progression opportunities!

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Security Consultant Position. Interviewing ASAP!! For more information call me NOW on +44 (0)7867 451 958 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Quick feedback provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/SECCONS/TE/DE/418

    IT Security Consultant / Senior Consultant

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Security Consultant (Senior) urgently sought by leading internatioanl organisation in Zurich

    This is an unbelievable chance for an Information Security Consultant to take the next step up in their career to act as a senior and vital member in the company's security division.

    Senior Information Security / IT-Security Consultant

    Responsibilities:

    • Projects in Zurich / DACH
    • Supporting clients with IT-Security solutions

    Requirements:

    • IT-Sec Certifications. CISSP...
    • A2 German or better.

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand name company.
    • Above average remuneration and compensation
    • Excellent development or progression opportunities!

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Security Consultant Position. Interviewing ASAP!! For more information call me NOW on +44 (0)7867 451 958 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Instant feedback guaranteed.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: RW/CH/ITSE/CH/4/08

    Application Packager - Lead - Hatfield / Herts

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Applications Packaging - Team Lead - Outsourcing - Hatfield / Herts.

    Our client a global outsourcing organisation is looking for an experienced senior applications packager to work on a broad range of windows based applications. As the applications packaging lead you will need to have experience with leading a team of applications packagers whilst being hands on in this role. You will provide advisory role within specialist area to peer group, customers and if applicable direct reports. Participate in and co-ordinate projects relevant to specialist area. You will manage, develop and coach team of staff and implement s performance management solutions where needed and assess situations, issues and opportunities and escalate when appropriate.

    The successful candidate will be brought on to make a positive difference and contribute to the development of the services provided, responsible for the quality of packaged /sequenced applications in line with regards to the external customer requirements.

    The candidate must have 5 years+ as an application packager background, with good knowledge of ICE Validation, Softgrid / App-V, working experience of SMS/SCCM/ SCOM, ability to demonstrate quality application packaging using MSI technology, encompassed with the experience of leading a team.

    Experience in Managed Services / consultancy environments is highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please get in touch with norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-APP-01

    Web Development Team Lead - Digital Media, Consultancy

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Web Development Team Lead - Digital Media, Consultancy - West London

    Our client, a global Consultancy, are currently recruiting for a Web Development Team Lead to play a key role in a high profile Digital Media environment.

    Leading a team of testers & cross-technology developers (Java, Javascript, HTML, CSS etc) providing BAU support and taking on project work on a suite of European websites that are currently being transformed; this group manages the requirements of Content Products, Marketing/Sales teams.

    The Web Development Team Lead will prioritise tasks and delegating work to the Development team, communicating updates and progress reports to senior client stakeholders and third parties.

    You will have come from a Web Development background, with previous team leadership & customer-facing experience. The Team Lead will have strong defect resolution capabilities, and a passion for career development in this space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/WDTL

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    Development Manager is required by our client a global consultancy. They are looking for individuals who are happy working as client leads, and being able to work at any stage of the lifecycle of large- technology solutions. You will be leading teams which will be a mixture of an on-shore, near-shore and off-shore, as well as using various delivery methodologies including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall.

    The projects will vary in size and scope and the technologies that will be required by the end client, and this is all dependent on the solution required by the end client.

    You will need to have experience of a few of the following technologies:-

    Software Development: PHP, Java / J2EE, JavaScript / HTML 5 / CSS, JQuery, Flex, XML / XSLT

    • Content Management: Adobe CQ, WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Oracle UCM, Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server, OpenText WCM, Alfresco, Sitecore
    • Portal: Oracle Weblogic & Webcenter, IBM Websphere, Liferay
    • Search: Google Site Search, Search Engine Optimisation, FAST, Autonomy, Lucene/Solr,
    • Web Analytics: Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst (Omniture)
    • Commerce: ATG, IBM Websphere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, Hybris
    • CDN: Akamai, Limelight
    • Devices: iOS (iPhone / iPad), Android / Android Tablet, set-top boxes
    • Cloud / Hosting: Amazon Web Services, Azure, Rackspace

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some very large scale projects, and be able to work with multiple clients.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact with you as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DM001

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    Systems administrator is required by our client a large global consultancy. The role will be working with one of therir clients who are also an International organisation. They are looking for 2 systems administrators who are passionate web enthusiasts and are continually exploring the latest web technologies and best practises as well as experience of infrastructure cloud architecture.

    You will be able to get involved in the design, build and maintainance of cutting edge infrastructure and platforms that facilitate rapid development. You will be involved in the launch of new sites, channels and applications, working hand in hand with developers, architects and end clients. You will also be a working member of an operations team responsible for the continued running of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) based web hosting environment, ensuring a high availability quality service to our client.

    They are looking for individuals with experience of managing Linux/Unix servers, working with Apache HTTP Server and common modules, NGINX HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, PHP, WordPress, MYSQL, SVN, Git, Package Managers such as Yum, developing scripts code components in a functional language, e.g. Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, Database skills including schema design and optimised SQL statement development.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on some cutting edge technology projects, and to enhance your career further with exposure to some of the best projects in this space currently.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SA02

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    My client. a leading global Consultancy firm are searching for Business Analysts with strong business and IT change experience, to play a key role in the scoping and delivery of web and digital technology programmes for a range of blue-chip clients.

    Working as part of a portfolio of programmes based around cutting edge technical workstreams (Video On Demand, eCommerce platform builds, etc), the Business Analyst will be involved from the initial definition of the opportunity, through to the successful implementation of the business solution. You will be part of Agile and/or Prince 2 project groups, facing into senior stakeholders and communicating ideas to technology functions.

    Our client require a Business Analyst with 3+ years experience in digital/web organisations previously. You will have a strong requirements gathering, stakeholder management, UML, behaviour driven models and Agile experience (Scrum experience is a bonus), plus the ambition to grow with an organisation which is expanding aggressively in the digital technology space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/BADTC

    Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst - Online Retailer - London

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst - Online Retailer - London

    Our client, a highly successful eCommerce organisation, require a Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst to join a growing team, to play a key role in providing first and second line to major customers.

    The Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst will support, validate and troubleshoot bugs & issues before assigning them to Engineering teams, and troubleshoot and resolve issues via ticketing systems.

    Working across a large Desktop and Windows/Microsoft technology platform and facing into a range of business users, you will respond to support requests, build relationships with customers, and see problems through to completion.

    You will have previous experience as a Help Desk Analyst or Service Desk Analyst, with a strong log reading and troubleshooting skillset.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SERVDESK1

    Solution Architect Informatica Powercenter Netherlands

    £500 to £599

    Solution Architect Informatica Powercenter Netherlands. My client requires a Solution Architecture with strong erxperience in Informatica Powercenter and the ability to take the functional and non-functional requirements and propose solution that will be able to meet the requirements, work with the design team to realize the architecture by providing suggestions on design options, review and validate the design decisions taken by the design teams. You must have experience with at least one common SDLC methods (RUP, Velociq), Data Integration Architecture, DW Data Architecture, Data Integration Design, Experience in ETL framework definition, Architecture, evaluation and comparison of tools. Experience in preparation of solution framework, whitepapers and knowledge / competency documents. Interface with ETL product vendors, customers and technical support groups and represent in various nternal and external forums. you should have 2 years experience in ETL consulting or experience in Design & Implementation of 2 ETL development projects.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:SolArchInformat

    Six Sigma Engineer (Lean, Continuous Improvement)

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Six Sigma Engineer #Aa1 - Global Brand Name Company! - Germany

    This is a great chance for an experienced Continuous Improvement Lean Six Sigma Engineer to grab the bull by the horn and join this fantastic and exciting company with great growth and development prospects.

    Six Sigma Engineer

    Responsibilities:

    * Steer and manage the implementation of Lean Standard Work working closely with the process management teama cross europe

    Requirements:

    * In depth knowledge of Lean Six Sigma, problem s

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: rw/sixsig/de/4/17

    Senior / Lead Software Developer - JAVA

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Senior Software Developer / Lead Developer (Java) #Aa1 - Global Brand Name Company! - Germany

    This is a great chance for an experienced software developer to grab the bull by the horn and join this fantastic and exciting company on their new venture. Consultant to take the next step upwards in their career at a market leading company with great growth and development prospects and big projects.

    Lead software Developer (Java, Jscript, HTML5)

    Responsibilities:

    * Activie Participation in Leading Java Development & Testing, Development and Documentation

    Requirements:

    * Excellent Java / OO programming knowledge (php, python, ruby etc) * Good knowledge of Jscript / Ajax, HTML5 * Experience working in a linux environment with relational databases

    Rewards:

    *Amazing brand name company *Above average remuneration and compensation *Friendly and fun team based environment.

    Click apply NOW to be considered and for more information on this fantastic Lead Software Developer Position. Java developers urgently sought. Interviewing NOW. For more information call me now on +44 (0)7867 451 958 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Instant feedback provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: rw/java

    LEAD INFORMATION SECURITY CONSULTANT, Brand-Name Co. #Aa1

    £80,000 to £89,999

    LEAD INFORMATION SECURITY CONSULTANT #Aa1 - International Brand Name Company. - Frankfurt

    Lead Information Security Consultant urgently sought by leading international company in Frankfurt to work in their fantastic offices as part of their IT division, in a team based project environment.

    This is a great chance for an Information Security Consultant to take the next step up in their career to Lead Consultant and in interesting position with great rewards:

    Lead Information Security Consultant

    Responsibilities:

    • Pre-Sales to C-Level
    • Managing Supply Teams
    • Information Security Strategy Development
    • Workshops

    Requirements:

    • High level of experience in Information Security - IT technologies
    • Some experience in consultancy or pre-sales
    • A2 German or better.

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand name company
    • Excellent remuneration and compensation
    • Friendly and interesting work

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Information Security, Lead Position. Interviewing NOW. For more information call me on +44 7970 557 304 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Quick feedback provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/DE/INFSEC/F6/001

    Test Manager Infrastructure SC Cleared Swindon

    £500 to £599

    Test Manager Infrastructure SC Cleared Swindon. My client requires an Infrastructure Test Manager, who is SC cleared and has Telecomms and Government experience, you must have good Infrastructure (Generic) and Security Skills (Generic) the are not looking for an application background.

    Tasks:

    • Define Test Strategy, Ability to create a testing methodology (infrastructure) in a greenfield environment.
    • Analysis of design specifications and requirements to decide most appropriate test scenarios and process for each application to be tested
    • Create Test cases, test scenarios and supporting documentation
    • Design and creation of test environment and data required to enable testing
    • Execution of test plans/scenarios
    • Monitor & report results & defect resolution using Quality Centre
    • Integration testing into core platform, web services and Customer back end environments Operational and Service Readiness testing
    • Defect management & administration -
    • Create and maintain documents and ensure progress reporting requirements are met
    • Analyse root cause of, and trends in, issues highlighted during testing to identify problem areas, reduce errors and to suggest further improvements in the development process.

    Pleasecall me asap Ben Prcie 0207 688 8432

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Test

    Test Manager Infrastructure SC Cleared Swindon

    £500 to £599

    Test Manager Infrastructure SC Cleared Swindon. My client requires an Infrastructure Test Manager, who is SC cleared and has Telecomms and Government experience, you must have good Infrastructure (Generic) and Security Skills (Generic) the are not looking for an application background.

    Tasks:

    • Define Test Strategy, Ability to create a testing methodology (infrastructure) in a greenfield environment.
    • Analysis of design specifications and requirements to decide most appropriate test scenarios and process for each application to be tested
    • Create Test cases, test scenarios and supporting documentation
    • Design and creation of test environment and data required to enable testing
    • Execution of test plans/scenarios
    • Monitor & report results & defect resolution using Quality Centre
    • Integration testing into core platform, web services and Customer back end environments Operational and Service Readiness testing
    • Defect management & administration -
    • Create and maintain documents and ensure progress reporting requirements are met
    • Analyse root cause of, and trends in, issues highlighted during testing to identify problem areas, reduce errors and to suggest further improvements in the development process.

    Mandatory

    • Excellent overall Infrastructure background (Systems, Networks, Storage, Security)(No Apps background)
    • Testing Methodology, Infra testing skills
    • Validate Build documents using test cases
    • Create checks to validate solution(Need to create test cases)(Connectivity checks, firewall rules, storage functions)
    • Working knowledge of Quality Center or equivalent
    • SC Cleared
    • Open for transition to offshore.

    Desirable skills

    • Evidence of establishing professional working relationships with customers, suppliers, agents and other stakeholders, operating with confidence and strength especially under pressure.
    • Evidence of capability and confidence in Customer and Stakeholder management.
    • Resource estimating & scheduling
    • Knowledge of project delivery lifecycle
    Vendor & supplier management
    • The person will work with NPD and test the products before being deployed for customers.
    • Detailed testing of bespoke customer solutions to agreed standards resulting in customer acceptance
    • Adherence to the C&WW Test Policy
    • Adherence to the Master Test Strategy
    • Testing of application capabilities using a secure, resilient, and scalable methodology.
    • Creation of required test environment, test artefacts and test data
    • Validation that built solution matches requirements and design specifications
    • Quality assurance monitoring and reporting against each phase within the test lifecycle
    * Open for transition to offshore.

    • The person will work with NPD and test the products before being deployed for customers.
    • Detailed testing of bespoke customer solutions to agreed standards resulting in customer acceptance
    • Adherence to the C&WW Test Policy
    • Adherence to the Master Test Strategy
    • Testing of application capabilities using a secure, resilient, and scalable methodology.
    • Creation of required test environment, test artefacts and test data
    • Validation that built solution matches requirements and design specifications
    • Quality assurance monitoring and reporting against each phase within the test lifecycle, Open for transition to offshore.

    * The person will work with NPD and test the products before being deployed for customers.
    * Detailed testing of bespoke customer solutions to agreed standards resulting in customer acceptance
    * Adherence to the C&WW Test Policy
    * Adherence to the Master Test Strategy
    * Testing of application capabilities using a secure, resilient, and scalable methodology.
    * Creation of required test environment, test artefacts and test data
    * Validation that built solution matches requirements and design specifications
    * Quality assurance monitoring and reporting against each phase within the test lifecycle

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Test

    Voice Data Consultant

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Voice Data Consultant

    My client, a global Tier 1 consultancy is urgently seeking a Voice Data Consultant to work onsite for an Investment Bank, throughout Europe on a number of legacy system upgrade projects.

    You will have expertise in voice and data network design and upgrades on the Cisco platform with a background in legacy solutions. The contract will be for a minimum of 6 months and will involve and any certifications in Cisco are beneficial to your application and there will be immediate starts for the right candidates subject to vetting.

    Voice Data Consultant

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS VOICEDATA

    Network Consultant - Change/Transformation - Consultancy

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Network Consultant - Change/Transformation - Tier One Consultancy

    Globally recognised Technology Consultancy are looking for a talented Network Consultants to join a highly successful group of Telecoms experts, to play a key role in client facing architecture, delivery and support of network, voice & data, unified communications & technology transformation engagements.

    The Network Consultant will translate business needs into effective technology solutions, and see these through to the point of BAU (build, test and implementation). You will drive architecture strategy and design, create transition roadmaps, and assess current technical issues with client architectures. As well as high level design and diagnosis, the Network Consultant will also identify new business opportunities within existing client accounts.

    Experience with Outsourcers/Consultancies, and large client engagements is highly beneficial to this opportunity of joining a market leader in the networking space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruiter.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/NWKC1

    Collaboration Services Operations Senior Administrator

    £400 to £499

    *Urgent* Contract Collaboration Services Operations Senior Administrator £450 P/D

    The Collaboration Services Senior Administrator will be required to provide 3rd level support to the Collaboration Services Operations Team Leader to ensure the smooth running of Operations for Collaboration Services, ranging from routine maintenance, provisioning, reporting, monitoring and standardized services recovery and to ensure successful release of changes in production.

    The Collaboration Services Operations Senior Administrator will also be responsible for coordinating activities with the Offshore Collaboration Services Operations team.

    You will have experience of successfully resolving complex problems and have been involved in providing 3rd level system administration for Exchange 2003 Clusters, Blackberry Enterprise Server V5 and Enterprise Vault V9.

    You will have extensive experience of Messaging & Collaboration systems, ideally some understanding of MOF, PRINCE2 or similar methodologies

    You will have experience of providing support services in a pressurised environment, ideally within Professional Services or an organisation of 5,000-10,000 users

    To apply please send your CV to Shane.mallon@alexanderash.com

    London / Contract / Ref: SM-CSA-2304

    Collaboration Services Administrator

    £400 to £499

    Responsibilities

    The Collaboration Services Senior Administrator will be required to provide 3rd level support to the Collaboration Services Operations Team Leader to ensure the smooth running of Operations for Collaboration Services, ranging from routine maintenance, provisioning, reporting, monitoring and standardized services recovery and to ensure successful release of changes in production.

    The Collaboration Services Operations Senior Administrator will also be responsible for coordinating activities with the Offshore Collaboration Services Operations team.

    The current financial year will see some large global projects for which the Collaborations team need extra resource to ensure the team can progress them in a timely manner.

    The London team deals with escalations from the offshore 3rd line team and from the regional teams.

    Key Skills

    • You will have extsnive experience of messaging & collaboration systems
    • You will have experience of providing support services in a pressurised environment

    Technical Skills

    • MS Exchange 2003
    • MS Exchange 2003 Clustering with SAN technoogies
    • Exchange 2003 - 2010 Migration
    • SMTP and DNS Systems
    • Cloud based SMTP Hygiene Systems
    • Mobility solutions such as RIM Blackberry Enterprise Server of MS Windows Mobile
    • Active Directory

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application ASAP for immediate consideration

    London / Contract / Ref: KeysMSG

    Systems Integration manager

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Systems Integration manager - London

    Alexander ash is looking to recruit a Systems Integration Manager. In this role the successful candidate will have primary responsibility for the operational and engineering activities of a team of Systems Engineers, tasked with the delivery, management and support of Directory, Wintel and Virtualisation services. You will also be coordinating the teams 3rd & 4th line support functions and liaise with the project & architecture teams with regards to the implementation on new IT systems.

    The Systems integration will be have a solid background in managing the delivery and endurance of all the engineering teams services in line with the agreed SLA's. You will also be managing the off shore / on shore engineering teams. You will play a pivotal role in the service delivery function and its support models.

    Mandatory Skills

    The following skills are mandatory for this role:

    • Windows Server 2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • VMware vSphere 5.1
    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Totally service orientated (ITIL V3)
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Good Project Management Skills
    • Strong planning and organizing skills
    • Discretion and reliability

    To discuss the opportunity in greater detail, please submit CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - SIMAN - 01

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    Our client, a global leader in the ecommerce and online space, requires an experienced Development Lead/Scrum Master to manage a .Net, C# and SQL-aligned development group in the midst of a number of large projects.

    The Development Lead/Scrum Master will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    You will be Agile-minded and degree educated with 3-5 years of ASP.NET and/or C# development experience building large scale distributed systems. This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role in a major player in the online space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/DEVLD

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Web & Digital Consultant

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Web & Digital consultant - London

    Web & digital consultant required by our client a global consultancy. You will be working in the consulting practice to aid the delivery of cutting edge web solutions including; Multiplatform rich media websites, e-service applications and ecommerce applications. You will be enthusiastic and excited about with top organisations across a range of industries. You will be Agile and a very hands-on internet technologist and a desire about web technology. You will be used to working in a fast paced environments and use to the rapidly changing trends in digital development.

    As a Web & digital consultant, you will be working in a client facing position so good communication skills are required for the position. You will also contribute to the end to end delivery on large scale technology solutions. You will provide technology expertise to support design and implantation work. You will interpret client needs and define the information architecture to optimise user experiences. You will have a natural ability to build rapport and manage stakeholder expectations. You will need to have diverse technology knowledge and have some experiences in project management / project delivery from inception to final delivery.

    If you feel that you have the right skills for this role please submit CV to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-BAWD-001

    Service Integration manager

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Services Manger - Systems Integration - London

    Alexander ash are looking to recruitm a Systems Integration Services Manager. In this role the successful candidate will have primary responsibility for the operational and engineering activities of a team of Systems Engineers, tasked with the delivery, management and support of Directory, Wintel and Virtualisation services.

    Mandatory Skills

    The following skills are mandatory for this role:

    • Windows Server 2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • VMware vSphere 5.1
    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Totally service orientated (ITIL V3)
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Good Project Management Skills
    • Strong planning and organizing skills
    • Discretion and reliability

    To discuss the opportunity in greater detail, please submit CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - SIMAN - 01

    Windows systems Engineer - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Windows systems engineer - London

    Alexander Ash are looking to recruit a senior windows server engineer for a global client based in London. As the windows systems engineer you will be responsible for providing day to day 3rd / 4th line support for critical business applications.

    You will need to have a good overall understanding of IT infrastructure with a minimum of 3-year's experience of managing, monitoring and maintaining a large, globally dispersed server farms. The individual will also be familiar with both VMware and Microsoft virtualisation technologies.

    You will need to have the following technology experiences: Active directory / HP Blade servers, SCOM, SCCM, SQL reporting services experience, PowerShell scripting, Windows server 2000, 2008 & 2012.

    You will need to have a Microsoft certification such as MCSE, MCITP & also a Prince 2 certification.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com or call 0207 688 8435.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - WINE - 01

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    Systems administrator is required by our client a large global consultancy. The role will be working with one of therir clients who are also an International organisation. They are looking for 2 systems administrators who are passionate web enthusiasts and are continually exploring the latest web technologies and best practises as well as experience of infrastructure cloud architecture.

    You will be able to get involved in the design, build and maintainance of cutting edge infrastructure and platforms that facilitate rapid development. You will be involved in the launch of new sites, channels and applications, working hand in hand with developers, architects and end clients. You will also be a working member of an operations team responsible for the continued running of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) based web hosting environment, ensuring a high availability quality service to our client.

    They are looking for individuals with experience of managing Linux/Unix servers, working with Apache HTTP Server and common modules, NGINX HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, PHP, WordPress, MYSQL, SVN, Git, Package Managers such as Yum, developing scripts code components in a functional language, e.g. Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, Database skills including schema design and optimised SQL statement development.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on some cutting edge technology projects, and to enhance your career further with exposure to some of the best projects in this space currently.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SA02

    Java Developer

    £700 to £799

    Java Developer - Systems Development - Risk Engines team £600 - £700 P/D

    The successful candidate will be expected to fulfil the role of a developer as follows:

    * Develop, implement and unit test the required solution

    * Translate requirements into solutions.

    * Document solutions for maintenance and support.

    * Take part in peer group code reviews

    * Take part in quality assurance reviews

    * Provide estimates for work

    * Provide updates of status and estimates to complete

    * Identify risks and issues, and help monitor them

    * Plan, design, perform, support and document integration tests

    * Plan, design, perform, support and document system tests

    * Plan, design, perform, support and document regression tests

    * Support user tests

    To apply for the role please send your CV to shane.mallon@alexanderash.com or call 07880194372

    Please not this is an URGENT requirement

    London / Contract / Ref: SM-JD-1804

    Business Analyst, Service Management, Jersey

    £400 to £499

    Business Analyst, Service Management, Jersey

    Business Analyst is required by my client a Telecommunications organisation. This role is to help to set up a Service Desk for there clients.

    You will need to have a good ITIL background and be able to design processes for the service desk from scratch. There is a high level business case already defined, and this role will be to take this through the process and get it up and running. The service desk will mainly be supporting the fault management of the network with clients.

    This is a very exciting role that will joining the project at a very early stage and seeing it through to go live.

    The role will interview very quickly, as they need to start an individual as soon as possible.

    As well as a day rate there is an allowance for expenses (5 days a week) and a return flight paid for once every two weeks.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra and I will be in touch as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/SMJ001

    Systems Integration Services Manager

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Key Responsibilities

    • Collaboration with Service Management for the development and periodic review of Service Delivery and Support Models.
    • Close liaison with Incident, Problem, Change and Release Management, to ensure that issues are recorded, tracked through to resolution, and that new services are delivered in to Production in controlled manner, in line with the firm's ITIL V3 based Service Delivery framework.
    • Development and delivery of management, monitoring and audit systems, procedures and process, in order to accurately measure team and service performance against agreed service levels. Regular review of management reporting, to identify gaps and areas for improvement, in order to drive Continual Service Improvement.
    • Capacity, DR and BCP planning, to ensure the uninterrupted availability of the systems and services that the Systems Engineering Team provide.
    • Maintain controls and auditing capabilities to ensure data security and integrity. Working with IT Risk to ensure that Windows Server and Directory Services remain secure and compliant with internal, legislated and client security policies.
    • Management and quality control of the services provided my clients outsourcing partner. Identifying opportunities where additional tasks and services could also be transferred to external partners - and where appropriate - managing the transition of these services.
    • Provide technical, engineering and design support to Management, global IT teams, Architecture, project teams, business units, clients and external third-parties.
    • Plan and oversee the introduction of new systems and services in to my client, and their integration in to the firm's Production, DR and support environments. Liaison with business units, Architecture and the Technical Design Authority
    • Identification, evaluation and implementation of new technologies and tools, which will enhance and improve both IT and business processes. Coordination of regular upgrade activity, to ensure that existing infrastructure and systems remain up-to-date, and consistent with best practice and vendor support and maintenance agreements.

    SKills & Qualifications

    • A detailed knowledge of Active Directory Services, such as, AD DS, GPOs, DNS, WINS, DHCP, AD CS, AD LDS, AD RMS, ADFS etc.
    • A detailed knowledge of Virtualisation technologies VMware (vSphere 5.1) and Hyper-V.
    • A working knowledge of at least one scripting language, ideally the development and use of PowerShell 2 and/or 3 scripts.
    • An excellent understanding of server hardware and all supporting back-office infrastructure, i.e. storage (SAN), networking (LAN, WAN, VPN), security (Firewalls) etc. Ideally you will be familiar with the current HP DL and BL server ranges.
    • Accustomed to working within the ITIL framework of Incident, Problem, Change and Release Management.
    • Familiarity with FIM, Remedy 7, Unix & Linux based systems and Oracle databases, will be an advantage.

    Mandatory Skills

    • Windows Server 2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • VMware vSphere 5.1
    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Totally service orientated (ITIL V3)
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Good Project Management Skills

    If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application today

    London / Permanent / Ref: KeysSISM

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    Development Manager is required by our client a global consultancy. They are looking for individuals who are happy working as client leads, and being able to work at any stage of the lifecycle of large- technology solutions. You will be leading teams which will be a mixture of an on-shore, near-shore and off-shore, as well as using various delivery methodologies including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall.

    The projects will vary in size and scope and the technologies that will be required by the end client, and this is all dependent on the solution required by the end client.

    You will need to have experience of a few of the following technologies:-

    Software Development: PHP, Java / J2EE, JavaScript / HTML 5 / CSS, JQuery, Flex, XML / XSLT

    • Content Management: Adobe CQ, WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Oracle UCM, Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server, OpenText WCM, Alfresco, Sitecore
    • Portal: Oracle Weblogic & Webcenter, IBM Websphere, Liferay
    • Search: Google Site Search, Search Engine Optimisation, FAST, Autonomy, Lucene/Solr,
    • Web Analytics: Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst (Omniture)
    • Commerce: ATG, IBM Websphere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, Hybris
    • CDN: Akamai, Limelight
    • Devices: iOS (iPhone / iPad), Android / Android Tablet, set-top boxes
    • Cloud / Hosting: Amazon Web Services, Azure, Rackspace

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some very large scale projects, and be able to work with multiple clients.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact with you as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DM001

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks, e-Commerce, London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks, e-Commerce, London

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks is required by my client a Global e-Commerce organization. This will be a key role working in the Operations Department. The key responsibilities for this role will include that all Hardware Infrastructure is readily available for its clients' needs. This will be from a capacity, performance and availability perspective.

    The Head of Infrastructure and Networks will have direct responsibility and control of the networks team, and ensure effective operation of network infrastructure with all client needs. You will be responsible for ensuring all incident and change management is in order to support these clients as well as being the point of escalation for major incidents.

    As the Head of Infrastructure you will also need to validate that the infrastructure designs meet performance, availability and capacity requirements with no detrimental impact expected on current infrastructure.

    This is an exciting opportunity to join a online business and work on a global scale with clients.
    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact with more information.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/HIN01

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - Systems Vendor

    £90,000 to £99,999

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. They are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high caliber project manager is required to own the full implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward you details.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM483

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Prioject manager

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Project Manager

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a customer focused project manager / service delivery manager for a global ecommerce client. As the project manager / service deliver manager you will be supporting the clients customer satisfaction team & you will manage, control and lead the day-to-day delivery of the portfolio of tactical projects and initiatives. This will include the definition, planning, financial management, risk and dependency management, acceptance and closedown to support Customer Care initiatives and efficiencies.

    Project manager

    The successful applicant will manage on site team of Developers, DBA and test resource to meet Customer Care objectives outside of the strategic program of work. You will take the Customer satisfaction teams requirements into the central strategic program and work with the program manager responsible to assist understanding and prioritisation of Customer satisfaction team requirements. You will also support the Head of IT Services in Strategic planning, supplier and financial management with regard to Customer satisfaction teams initiatives. You will also support the Head of the department to articulate the technology requirements, develop a prioritised plan to deliver the appropriate technology solutions and associated transformation tasks. You will integrate with the IT Services team and the Business IT projects to ensure coordinated approach to communications, finance, delivery and risk.

    Project manager

    • Project Management and/or Strong Business Analysis experience
    • Financial Management experience including Business case and ROI creation, budget management and forecasting.
    • A strong understanding of PRINCE2, Agile and ITIL working practices.
    • Preferably Solution Architecture experience including application, integration, network, storage and databases.
    • Commercial and Financial Acumen
    • Ability to effectively communicate technical information and risks to non-technical users.
    • Service related focus with the ability to place yourself in the position of the customer to understand their concerns and issues
    • Ability to present ideas and information to both technical and non-technical audiences

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send your CV to norman.areh@alexanderash.com / 02076888435.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-PM-SDM-01

    Database (SQL Server) Developer - eCommerce - Birmingham

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Database (SQL Server) Developer - eCommerce - Birmingham

    Our client, a globally recognised eCommerce organisation, is looking for an experienced and passionate SQL Database/Business Intelligence Developer to be pivotal in the planning and design of their Datawarehouse and CRM solutions.

    The Database/Business Intelligence Developer will have solid Data Warehousing experience in an E-commerce/online fast paced environment. They must have at least 5 years experience using the Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008 BI Stack. The Database Developer must have in-depth knowledge of Data Warehousing methodologies, techniques and Datamodelling tools.

    The Database Developer should be a strong SSIS Developer as well as have a lot of experience with T-SQL. They will be using SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition, including SSAS.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/DBDVB

    Service Desk - Web Application Support Manager

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Service Desk - Web application support manager - London

    Alexander Ash are looking to recruit a Global service desk / Application support manager for a global ecommerce client based in London. This position is very significant to the client and will require a candidate that thrives in a challenging and changing environment. The successful individual will be a self starter and will possess the ability to learn quickly, build effective relationships with the business stakeholders and technical teams.

    The successful candidate will need to have experiences managing a Global service desk and managing web teams of application support engineers which will operate on a 27/7 basis. You will need to have supported web based applications focused on Javascript / HTML / CSS / SQL in a UNIX / Linux environment. This role will not be suitable if you come from a desktop support background.

    This position will be split 50 / 50 with the ratio split between Service desk management and web application support management. You will need to be ITIL certified, have a minimum of 5 years management experience and experienced in supporting critical systems.

    If you are suitable for this role, please get in touch with norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-GHOSD-01

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks, e-Commerce, London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks, e-Commerce, London

    Head of Infrastructure and Networks is required by my client a Global e-Commerce organization. This will be a key role working in the Operations Department. The key responsibilities for this role will include that all Hardware Infrastructure is readily available for its clients' needs. This will be from a capacity, performance and availability perspective.

    The Head of Infrastructure and Networks will have direct responsibility and control of the networks team, and ensure effective operation of network infrastructure with all client needs. You will be responsible for ensuring all incident and change management is in order to support these clients as well as being the point of escalation for major incidents.

    As the Head of Infrastructure you will also need to validate that the infrastructure designs meet performance, availability and capacity requirements with no detrimental impact expected on current infrastructure.

    This is an exciting opportunity to join a online business and work on a global scale with clients.
    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact with more information.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/HIN01

    Account Manager (Data Center Technologies)

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Account Manager - Datacenter Technologies #Aa1 - Market Leader - Munich

    Account Manager urgently sought by international Market Leader to work as an Account Manager as part of managed services team for a global acocunt in the company's fantastic offices in Munich.

    Responsibilities: * Drive revenue, profit and growth within the company's major international account, with predominant focus on Data Centers and related technologies.

    Requirements * Multiple years experience in Account Management on Sales Function * Excellent awareness of Data Center technologies - BMC, HP etc. * Friendly. Team player * A2 German or better.

    Reward: * Fantastic brand name company * Excellent remuneration and compensation * Friendly and interesting team * Great location

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Account Manager - Data Center position. Interviewing NOW! For more information call me on +44 7970 557 304 or email your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Instant feedback provided!

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/AMan/DE/M/04/017

    Security Consultant (Senior)

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Security Consultant (Senior) urgently sought by leading global telecommunications company in Dortmund to work in their fantastic new offices as part of their IT division, in a friendly team based environment.

    This is an unbelievable chance for an Information Security Consultant to take the next step up in their career to act as a senior and vital member in the company's security division.

    Senior Security Consultant

    Requirements:

    • CISSP
    • Experience in ArcSight or similar
    • A2 German or better.

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand name company!!
    • Above average remuneration and compensation
    • Excellent development or progression opportunities!

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Security Consultant Position. Interviewing ASAP!! For more information call me NOW on +44 (0)7867 451 958 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Quick feedback provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/SECCONS/TE/DE/418

    Software Developer - Berlin - Global Brand Company

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Software Developer #Aa1 - Global Brand Name Company! - Berlin

    This is a great chance for an experienced software developer to grab the bull by the horn and join this fantastic and exciting company on their new venture. Consultant to take the next step upwards in their career at a market leading company with great growth and development prospects and big projects.

    Software Developer (c#, ruby)

    Responsibilities:

    * Software Development in an AGILE environment * Development in C# or Ruby

    Requirements:

    * specialism in either C# or Ruby * Additional skills in any of the following: C++, Perl, Python, Javascript or other OOs

    Rewards:

    *Amazing brand name company *Above average remuneration and compensation *Friendly and fun team based environment.

    Click apply NOW to be considered and for more information on this fantastic Software Developer Position. C# or Ruby developers urgently sought. Interviewing NOW. For more information call me now on +44 (0)7867 451 958 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Instant feedback provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/SOFT/CorR/DE/4/15

    Service Integration manager

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Services Manger - Systems Integration - London

    Alexander ash are looking to recruitm a Systems Integration Services Manager. In this role the successful candidate will have primary responsibility for the operational and engineering activities of a team of Systems Engineers, tasked with the delivery, management and support of Directory, Wintel and Virtualisation services.

    Mandatory Skills

    The following skills are mandatory for this role:

    • Windows Server 2008/12 and related technologies.
    • Active Directory 2008/12 and related services.
    • VMware vSphere 5.1
    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Totally service orientated (ITIL V3)
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Good Project Management Skills
    • Strong planning and organizing skills
    • Discretion and reliability

    To discuss the opportunity in greater detail, please submit CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - SIMAN - 01

    Payments Design Authority - CHAPS / BACS / SEPA / SWIFT / CREST

    £500 to £599

    Payments Design Authority - CHAPS / BACS / SEPA / SWIFT / CREST

    Payments Design Authority / SME is required by our client a Global Outsourcer. They are looking for individuals to be the design authority and lead technical teams to undertake day to day delivery of large scale complex change projects. You will be involved in providing technical expertise to ensure compliance and quality standards are adhered too at all times, and assit in leading technical direction on the various platforms.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on a large payments project, and be the Lead Design Authority.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/PSME01

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    System Administrators, Linux / UNIX, Digital, London

    Systems administrator is required by our client a large global consultancy. The role will be working with one of therir clients who are also an International organisation. They are looking for 2 systems administrators who are passionate web enthusiasts and are continually exploring the latest web technologies and best practises as well as experience of infrastructure cloud architecture.

    You will be able to get involved in the design, build and maintainance of cutting edge infrastructure and platforms that facilitate rapid development. You will be involved in the launch of new sites, channels and applications, working hand in hand with developers, architects and end clients. You will also be a working member of an operations team responsible for the continued running of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) based web hosting environment, ensuring a high availability quality service to our client.

    They are looking for individuals with experience of managing Linux/Unix servers, working with Apache HTTP Server and common modules, NGINX HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, PHP, WordPress, MYSQL, SVN, Git, Package Managers such as Yum, developing scripts code components in a functional language, e.g. Bash, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, Database skills including schema design and optimised SQL statement development.

    This is an exciting opportunity to work on some cutting edge technology projects, and to enhance your career further with exposure to some of the best projects in this space currently.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SA02

    Project Manager - Banking Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is looking for a strong Project Manager to join their Project Management team. The role is focused on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. The dieal candidate will have experience of implementing concurrent projects across multiple client sites.

    The candidate may come from outside of the banking industry. However, it is imperative that the candidate display a structured, grammatically correct and concise CV.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    US / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Infrastructure Project Manager

    £300 to £399

    Infrastructure Project Manager

    Project Manager is required by my client, a leading global manufacturing company, in Munich.

    The infrastructure project manager will manage the full project lifecycle of key projects across the Desktop portfolio but including work in Hosting and information security projects.

    You will be an experienced Project Manager with a strong background in infrastructure transformation projects previously. You will be Agile minded, and have the personality to drive change in a complex, international organisation.

    Email me now to apply for this fantastic positioin of Infrastructure Project Manager.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a major player in the transformation space.

    Email me now for this fantastic opportunity as Infrastructure Project Manager

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/DE/InfraPrjM/4/13

    SAP IS-U Consultant (Senior)

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Senior SAP IS-U Consultant #Aa1 - International Brand Name Company! - Munich/Hamburg

    Senior IS-U Consultant urgently sought by leading Brand-Name Company in Frankfurt to act as a senior and leading member of their SAP IS-U team.

    This is a great chance for an experienced or budding SAP IS-U Consultant to take the next step upwards in their career at a market leading company with great growth and big projects within Germany.

    Senior SAP IS-U Consultant

    Responsibilities:

    * Customising of SAP IS-U module* Close interaction with stakeholders and key users * Full project lifecycle implementations, project management responsibilities or progression opportunities

    Requirements:

    *multiple years SAP IS-U customising experience * Consulting or multiple full life-cycle implentation experience *B1 German or better.

    Rewards:

    *Amazing brand name company *Excellent remuneration and compensation with great progression and learning options *Friendly and interesting team based opportunities available at fixed global clients

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic SENIOR IS-U Consultant Position. Interviewing NOW. For more information call me now on +44 (0)7970 557 304 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Feedback always provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/DE/IS-U/4/012

    Technical Recovery Manager - Transaction Banking - Contract

    £500 to £599

    Our client, a leading global consutlancy, is looking for a high calibre Recovery Manager to work onsite for their large scale Financial Services client based in the City of London. It is very important that the candidate have experience of working within the Payments space. (Transaction Banking, Liquidity, Cash Management).

    Alexander As is acting as an agency.

    London / Contract / Ref: GM955

    Configuration Manager - Payments Services - City Of London

    £500 to £599

    Our client, a leading global consutlancy, is looking for a high calibre Configuration Manager to work onsite for their large scale Financial Services client based in the City of London. It is very important that the candidate have experience of working within the Payments space. (Transaction Banking, Liquidity, Cash Management).

    Alexander As is acting as an agency.

    London / Contract / Ref: GM4494

    Telecoms Project Manager- Hosted Voice

    £400 to £499

    Telecoms Project Manager- Hosted Voice

    My client who are an international communications company are searching for a Telecoms Project Manager to work on lengthy and high value projects within their complex business organisation. You will have:
    * Strong Project management experience - specifically around B2B product launches
    * Background in fixed/virtual telecoms

    Telecoms Project Manager- Hosted Voice

    South East / Contract / Ref: SS TEL HOST

    Network Engineer

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Network Engineer (contract) - Global Brand Name Company!

    Network Engineers urgently sought by leading Global Brand-Name End-User Company to work in Baden-Wurrtemberg. This is a fantastic contract job for an experienced Network Engineer at a multinational company.

    Network Engineer

    Requirements: * Cisco, Switches / Routers, LAN / WAN, PIX / ASA Firewalls, VPN and Juniper * Ideally CCNA Certified * A2 German or better.

    Reward: * Amazing brand name end-user company *Excellent rate *Interesting work in friendly environment

    Apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Network Engineer contract opportunity, call me now on +44 (0)7970 557 304 or email your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: RW/DE/NETEN/FR/04/09

    Senior Systems Administrator - Linux - Web/eCommerce

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior Systems Administrator - Linux - Web/eCommerce

    Senior Systems Administrator with a strong Linux background is required for our client, a West London based Technology Consultancy. Playing a key technical role in a major client programme of work, the Senior Systems Administrator will act as a project lead across the UK Unix estate (Linux and Solaris primarily), network, and be able to ensure high availability for services such as Apache, DNS, mail, SCM. This role also requires individuals with strong Scripting experience (Shell, Perl, Python or Ruby).

    Working in a flexible team across incident resolution and implementation areas, Senior System Administrators will focus on ensuring exemplary services are maintained for customers, and the organisations own infrastructure is robust. 6+ years experience in Linux administration is required (Linux/Redhat/CentOS preferred), as is experience in networks, and database administration. Exposure to virtual server environments is essential, as well as experience working in companies heavily reliant on their technology.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: APSSALN1

    BMC ITSM Consultant

    £20,000 to £29,999

    BMC ITSM Consultant

    BMC ITSM Consultants and Lead Architect urgently sought for large scale project in Frankfurt.

    Responsibilities: Deployment, configuration, and support for BMC ITSM. Implementation and integration with BMC ITSM Service Assurance applications. The design of custom or product-based solutions based on BMC ITSM Service Assurance applications.

    Requirements: Multiple project-lifecycle experiences in BMC ITSM. Good communication skills. A2 German or better

    Reward: Fantastic brand name consultancy and end-user position. Multiple extensions likely.

    Email me now for these fantastic BMC ITSM Consultant positions: ruben@alexanderash.com.

    BMC ITSM, BMC Remedy, BMC Atrium CMDB, BMC SaaS (RemedyForce),

    Germany / Contract / Ref: RW/DE/BMC/04/09

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    Development Manager is required by our client a global consultancy. They are looking for individuals who are happy working as client leads, and being able to work at any stage of the lifecycle of large- technology solutions. You will be leading teams which will be a mixture of an on-shore, near-shore and off-shore, as well as using various delivery methodologies including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall.

    The projects will vary in size and scope and the technologies that will be required by the end client, and this is all dependent on the solution required by the end client.

    You will need to have experience of a few of the following technologies:-

    Software Development: PHP, Java / J2EE, JavaScript / HTML 5 / CSS, JQuery, Flex, XML / XSLT

    • Content Management: Adobe CQ, WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Oracle UCM, Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server, OpenText WCM, Alfresco, Sitecore
    • Portal: Oracle Weblogic & Webcenter, IBM Websphere, Liferay
    • Search: Google Site Search, Search Engine Optimisation, FAST, Autonomy, Lucene/Solr,
    • Web Analytics: Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst (Omniture)
    • Commerce: ATG, IBM Websphere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, Hybris
    • CDN: Akamai, Limelight
    • Devices: iOS (iPhone / iPad), Android / Android Tablet, set-top boxes
    • Cloud / Hosting: Amazon Web Services, Azure, Rackspace

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some very large scale projects, and be able to work with multiple clients.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact with you as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DM001

    Business Analyst, Comverse, Jersey

    £400 to £499

    Business Analyst, Comverse, Jersey

    Business Analyst is required by my client to work on a Comverse Project. You will be responsible for understanding and determining the business needs and the definition of the functional and non-functional business requirements.

    You will ideally need to have experience working on a Comverse project, as you will be writing work instructions for business users on convergent billing systems. You will also carry out funtional and technical analysis of implemented solutions with a good understanding of batch processes and underlying databases in order to support questions from stakeholders. You will need to work with business streams to translate business requirements and daily task operation into operational processes on the new system.

    The role will paty £350 per day as a day rate with £90 per day on top of this for daily expenses. You will also be able to claim back a return flight once every two weeks.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/BAC001

    Programme Manager, eCommerce Transformation

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Programme Manager, eCommerce Transformation

    Programme Manager is required by my client, a leading retailer aiming to continue their substantial growth in the online space.

    Due to a huge demand for their products and services, the Programme Manager will be able to understand high level functional requirements, and engage with C level stakeholders to ensure change and development in their eCommerce platform and capabilities.

    The role itself will entail working in a highly client-facing environment and work end-to-end of the delivery lifecycle on complex and large-scale technology solutions.

    You will be an experienced Programme Manager with a strong background in transformation programmes previously. You will be Agile minded, and have the personality to drive change across a complex, international organisation.

    Email me now to apply for this fantastic positioin of Programme Manager.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a major player in the ecommerce and retail space. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/DE/PRG/eT

    HR Transformation Specialists - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a global financial services organisation, is looking for a number of high calibre change manegement professionals to work on a large scale HR transformation programme in Birmingham. The roles will range from business analysis, through to project management and also business architecture. It is ideal for the candidate have experience of using Peoplesoft, from either a user perspective or implementation perspective. There will be anumber of different workstreams and projects taking place, focusing on; Talent Aquisition and Rewards Management.

    Please send your CV through in order to be considered.

    AlexanderAsh is acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: GM3449

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Business Analyst - Digital Transformation - Consultancy

    My client. a leading global Consultancy firm are searching for Business Analysts with strong business and IT change experience, to play a key role in the scoping and delivery of web and digital technology programmes for a range of blue-chip clients.

    Working as part of a portfolio of programmes based around cutting edge technical workstreams (Video On Demand, eCommerce platform builds, etc), the Business Analyst will be involved from the initial definition of the opportunity, through to the successful implementation of the business solution. You will be part of Agile and/or Prince 2 project groups, facing into senior stakeholders and communicating ideas to technology functions.

    Our client require a Business Analyst with 3+ years experience in digital/web organisations previously. You will have a strong requirements gathering, stakeholder management, UML, behaviour driven models and Agile experience (Scrum experience is a bonus), plus the ambition to grow with an organisation which is expanding aggressively in the digital technology space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/BADTC

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - Lon

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - London

    Our client, a global online retailer, is looking for a Senior QA Analyst to join their fast-paced Agile team. The Senior QA will contribute to continued improvement of the company QA Test strategy and best practice, as well as acting as a lead on project-based work in Scrum teams.

    Working in a mixture of manual and automation Testing with Selenium and have knowledge of Agile/XP practices, the Senior QA Analyst must have excellent working knowledge of writing test scripts, unit testing, 3rd party integration testing, use of SQL to query databases and run test cases and most importantly Automated testing using Selenium. You will also be responsible for mentoring and educating more junior QA Analysts.

    You will have strong experience in Agile development groups, and you will have experience working in an large, complex online organisation. Candidates with experience in neither will NOT be considered. Experience around TDD or BDD is highly preferable.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/QAAN

    Senior Modelling Analyst

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior Modelling Analyst - £50,000 to £52,000 - West Midlands

    A globally recognised company within Financial Services require a Senior Modelling Analyst within the Credit Risk Function to provide expert assistance to Senior Management, ensuring that the company achieves their operational aims and objectives.

    You will be responsible for development, enhancement and maintenance of risk measurement methodologies to facilitate credit risk identification, management and governance for the Retailer Solutions business.

    Key role deliverables:

    * Trend analysis and model development

    * Development, enhancement and maintenance of risk measures encompassing Exposure At Default (EAD), Loss Given Default (LGD) and Probability of Default (PD)

    * Development and maintenance of systems/reporting tools encompassing application processing and monitoring of exposures in the live environment e.g. limit monitoring, sanction monitoring and provision of exception reports for the operational areas

    * Provision of regular Management Information to Senior Management commenting and providing recommendations on trends

    * Provision of monthly Regulatory reporting of counterparty exposures to Risk Committees

    * Continuously evaluate procedures and implement enhancements to improve overall efficiency & service

    * Scorecard Modelling and maintenance

    Critical Competencies:

    * Communicating

    * Achieving Excellence

    * Gathering Information

    * Influencing

    * Finding Solutions

    * Understanding Issues

    * Developing People

    Experience:

    * Experience within a credit function focusing either on portfolio, counterparty exposures or credit policy

    * Familiarity with risk portfolio management techniques

    * Understanding of Scorecard performance monitoring

    * Ability to foster an environment that actively promotes teamwork and the sharing of ideas

    * Possess a passion for continuous improvement

    * Leadership skills

    * Highly motivated to succeed

    * Strong attention to detail

    * Team skills

    * Ability to work under pressure to tight timescales, whilst maintaining quality

    * Must be commercially aware of the impact of economic factors on acquirer risk

    * Fully conversant in both business oral and written English and be able to converse on technical issues at all levels internally and externally

    * Must be adaptable to changing needs and circumstances within the office

    * Creative approach to problem solving, identifying practical solutions

    Technical Knowledge:

    * Experience of SQL and SAS programming

    * Knowledge of portfolio management techniques (i.e. PD, LGD, EAD)

    * Detailed knowledge and functional use of Microsoft suite products (including the creation and development of risk analysis models via Excel, Access)

    This is an outstanding opportunity with a salary of up to £52,000 for a Senior Modelling Analyst to develop their career further in a credible company based in the West Midlands. If you feel this matches your skillset please feel free to give me a call on 07880194372 or drop me an email with your CV on shane.mallon@alexanderash.com for further information.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: SM/WSA/0513

    Analyst - Portfolios and Models

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Modelling Analyst - £38,000 to £40,000 - West Midlands

    A globally recognised company within Financial Services require a Modelling Analyst within the Credit Risk Function to provide expert assistance to Senior Management, ensuring that the company achieves their operational aims and objectives.

    You will be responsible for development, enhancement and maintenance of risk measurement methodologies to facilitate credit risk identification, management and governance for the Retailer Solutions business.

    Deliverables:

    * Trend analysis and model development

    * Development, enhancement and maintenance of risk measures encompassing Exposure At Default (EAD), Loss Given Default (LGD) and Probability of Default (PD)

    * Provision of regular Management Information to Senior Management commenting and providing recommendations on trends

    * Provision of monthly Regulatory reporting of counterparty exposures to Risk Committees

    * Development and maintenance of systems/reporting tools encompassing application processing and monitoring of exposures in the live environment e.g. limit monitoring, sanction monitoring and provision of exception reports for the operational areas

    * Continuously evaluate procedures and implement enhancements to improve overall efficiency & service

    * Scorecard Modelling and maintenance

    Skills and abilities required for the role:

    * Database interrogation

    * Gathering Information

    * Influencing

    * Finding Solutions

    * Understanding Issues

    Experience:

    * Experience within a credit function focusing either on portfolio, counterparty exposures or credit policy

    * Familiarity with risk portfolio management techniques

    * Understanding of Scorecard performance monitoring

    * Ability to foster an environment that actively promotes teamwork and the sharing of ideas

    * Possess a passion for continuous improvement

    This is an outstanding opportunity with a salary of up to £40,000 for a Modelling Analyst to develop their career further in a credible company based in the West Midlands. If you feel this matches your skillset please feel free to give me a call on 07880194372 or drop me an email with your CV on shane.mallon@alexanderash.com for further information.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: SM/JA/0513

    Infrastructure Engineering Lead/Manager - eCommerce, Linux

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Infrastructure Engineering Lead/Manager - eCommerce - Linux/Open Source

    Our client, a highly successful eCommerce organisation, require a Infrastructure Engineering Manager to ensure efficient operation of the company's open source technical engineering group, including overseeing multiple projects and ongoing improvements to a high availability eCommerce platform.

    The Systems Engineering Manager will manage and lead a team of Linux systems engineers and architects, and deliver a resolute and effective infrastructure to underpin a complex business & technology environment. You will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements.

    This is a large Linux/Solaris based data centre environment, with a range of open source, cutting-edge products included within this platform. As such, the Engineering Manager will have a background in systems administration in similar environments, and you will have then gone on to develop a more leadership-focussed role. You will be a strong manager, and will have substantial experience of managing high-availability systems & architecture.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an aggressively growing organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/INFEM

    Senior SAP SD Consultant (m/f)

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Senior SAP SD Consultant #Aa1 - International Brand Name Company! - Munich/Hamburg

    Senior SD Consultant urgently sought by leading Brand-Name Company in Munich to act as a senior and leading member of their SAP Logistics team.

    This is a great chance for an experienced or budding SAP SD Consultant to take the next step upwards in their career at a market leading company.

    Senior SAP SD Consultant

    Responsibilities:

    * Customising of SAP SD module* Close interaction with stakeholders and key users * Full project lifecycle implementations, project management responsibilities or progression opportunities

    Requirements:

    *multiple years SAP SD customising experience * Further experience within either SAP CS, SAP LE, or SAP MM modules a big advantage thought not a requirement *B1 German or better.

    Rewards:

    *Amazing brand name company *Excellent remuneration and compensation with great progression and learning options *Friendly and interesting team based opportunities available at fixed global clients

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic SENIOR SD Consultant Position. Interviewing NOW. For more information call me now on +44 (0)7970 557 304 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Feedback always provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/SAPSD/C/M/04/05

    Senior Infrastructure Analyst

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Senior Infrastructure Analyst #Aa1 - Global Brand Name Company!

    Senior Infrastructure Analyst urgently sought by leading Global Brand-Name End-User Company to work in their fantastic New offices in Baden-Wurrtemberg; acting as a senior and leading member of their IT team.

    This is a great chance for an experienced Infrastrucuture Analyst or Operations Manager to take the next step upwards in their career at a global market leader in their field.

    Senior Infrastructure Analyst

    Responsibilities: *Initiate, plan & manage infrastructure change *Strategic planning, controlling, maintenance and monitoring of the regions infrastructure services *Quality control of operation activities *Manage services lifecycles and roadmaps

    Requirements: *Excellent understanding of infrastructure and related functions *Expertise in IT Service Management best practices - ideally Six Sigma, though not a must *A2 German or better.

    Reward: *Amazing brand name end-user company *Excellent remuneration and compensation *Friendly and interesting work in companies beautiful new offices

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic SENIOR Infrastructure Analyst Position. Interviewing NOW. For more information call me now on +44 (0)7970 557 304 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Instant feedback provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/INFRA/DE/BW/4/02

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - JAVA- London

    Our client, a global consultancy are looking for experienced Development Leads/Scrum Masters to manage development projects for Tier 1 Clients.

    The Development Leads / Scrum Masters will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    This is a very good opportunity to join a leading consultancy with some top projects.


    Please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DL001

    Consultant - Finance Platform Change - Big 4 Consulting

    £60,000 to £69,999

    My client is undertaking a period of change to meet ambitious global targets. A key part of the transformation is the replacement of legacy core banking platforms with a new single system. To support the programme changes are required to the Finance's business, technology and organisational architectures.

    These changes include:

    * New enterprise transformation layers and system interfaces.
    * Enhanced management and local regulatory reporting systems.
    * Enhanced risk management processes and systems.
    * Roll-out of new general ledgers.

    The Key Qualifications needed are;

    • Accountancy qualification (must be fully qualified)
    • Banking experience (Investment, Wealth or Retail)
    • Degree from a top university

    London / Permanent / Ref: PB - 7 - 01

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - Lon

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - London

    Our client, a global online retailer, is looking for a Senior QA Analyst to join their fast-paced Agile team. The Senior QA will contribute to continued improvement of the company QA Test strategy and best practice, as well as acting as a lead on project-based work in Scrum teams.

    Working in a mixture of manual and automation Testing with Selenium and have knowledge of Agile/XP practices, the Senior QA Analyst must have excellent working knowledge of writing test scripts, unit testing, 3rd party integration testing, use of SQL to query databases and run test cases and most importantly Automated testing using Selenium. You will also be responsible for mentoring and educating more junior QA Analysts.

    You will have strong experience in Agile development groups, and you will have experience working in an large, complex online organisation. Candidates with experience in neither will NOT be considered. Experience around TDD or BDD is highly preferable.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/QAAN

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    Our client, a global leader in the ecommerce and online space, requires an experienced Development Lead/Scrum Master to manage a .Net, C# and SQL-aligned development group in the midst of a number of large projects.

    The Development Lead/Scrum Master will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    You will be Agile-minded and degree educated with 3-5 years of ASP.NET and/or C# development experience building large scale distributed systems. This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role in a major player in the online space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/DEVLD

    Database (SQL Server) Developer - eCommerce - Birmingham

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Database (SQL Server) Developer - eCommerce - Birmingham

    Our client, a globally recognised eCommerce organisation, is looking for an experienced and passionate SQL Database/Business Intelligence Developer to be pivotal in the planning and design of their Datawarehouse and CRM solutions.

    The Database/Business Intelligence Developer will have solid Data Warehousing experience in an E-commerce/online fast paced environment. They must have at least 5 years experience using the Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008 BI Stack. The Database Developer must have in-depth knowledge of Data Warehousing methodologies, techniques and Datamodelling tools.

    The Database Developer should be a strong SSIS Developer as well as have a lot of experience with T-SQL. They will be using SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition, including SSAS.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/DBDVB

    Oracle Application Administrator

    £400 to £499

    This leading Global IT Services Company is looking for a highly experienced Oracle Application Administrator to join one of their top tier clients, based in Switzerland, on an initial 6 month basis. The key focus will be around Database Administration, Data Movement tools, Performance Tuning, Upgrades and Migrations. The successful candidate must demonstrate past experience of the former as well as the ability to communicate with key stakeholders and other technical individuals.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: TJ/OAA

    Process Consultant UPSTREAM Oil & GAS UAE

    £700 to £799

    Process Consultant UPSTREAM Oil & GAS UAE. My client requires a Process Consultant for their Technology Infrastructure Services. You must have excellent knowledge of upstream processes with at least 10 years of experience demonstrating proven specialization in more than one of the upstream areas (such as drilling, geology, geophysics, production). Should be well familiar with upstream market dynamics, current technological trends and their IT implications. Should be able to engage with senior upstream client business stakeholders and articulate the organization's IT capabilities in terms of solving business problems. Should be able to work as consultant on large IT projects for upstream clients. Excellent knowledge on business process. Should have oil & gas or related service industry experience of at least 3 years. Should be able to perform the role of functional lead in the projects (development/support). Ability to train the team members on domain.

    Asiapac / Contract / Ref: BenP:UAE: Process

    Service Desk Engineer (24/7 Rota)

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Service Desk Engineer (Linux & Application Support)

    £30,000 - £38,400 p/a

    London

    This market-leading eCommerce Company is looking for a highly proactive Service Desk/ Helpdesk Engineer with a focus on Linux and Open Source Applications within a 24/7 environment to join their growing team and provide 1st line support to a number of top tier clients and high street names.

    The Service Desk/ Helpdesk Analyst will support, validate and troubleshoot bugs & issues before assigning them to Engineering teams, and troubleshoot and resolve issues via ticketing systems.

    Working across a range of eCommerce best practices and technologies (HTML, Linux/ Unix, Javascript in particular), you will respond to support requests, build relationships with customers, and see problems through to completion.

    You will have at least 2 years' worth of previous experience as a Help Desk Analyst or Service Desk Analyst, with experience in the Internet/ Ecommerce sector highly desirable. A strong log reading and troubleshooting skillset is crucial, as is previous knowledge with Unix/Linux and application support.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation.

    If you would like to explore this opportunity further please contact Tom Johnston via Tom.Johnston@alexanderash.com, with your CV attached.

    London / Permanent / Ref: TJ/SDE

    Business Analyst, Comverse, Jersey

    £400 to £499

    Business Analyst, Comverse, Jersey

    Business Analyst is required by my client to work on a Comverse Project. You will be responsible for understanding and determining the business needs and the definition of the functional and non-functional business requirements.

    You will ideally need to have experience working on a Comverse project, as you will be writing work instructions for business users on convergent billing systems. You will also carry out funtional and technical analysis of implemented solutions with a good understanding of batch processes and underlying databases in order to support questions from stakeholders. You will need to work with business streams to translate business requirements and daily task operation into operational processes on the new system.

    The role will paty £350 per day as a day rate with £90 per day on top of this for daily expenses. You will also be able to claim back a return flight once every two weeks.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/BAC001

    PMO Manager /Analyst - Retail Sector - Consulting

    £500 to £599

    Our client, a growing cross sector consultancy, is looking for two high calibre PMOs top work on a new programme for a retail sector client in the North West of London. The ideal candidates will have experience of the full project lifecycle, and hands on business analysis experience. The role will involve the implementation of new processes in order to increrase the efficiency across their IT group.

    Please apply ASAP to avoid disappointment.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Contract / Ref: GM-PMO-338

    LEAD INFORMATION SECURITY CONSULTANT, Brand-Name Co. #Aa1

    £80,000 to £89,999

    LEAD INFORMATION SECURITY CONSULTANT #Aa1 - International Brand Name Company. - Frankfurt

    Lead Information Security Consultant urgently sought by leading international company in Frankfurt to work in their fantastic offices as part of their IT division, in a team based project environment.

    This is a great chance for an Information Security Consultant to take the next step up in their career to Lead Consultant and in interesting position with great rewards:

    Lead Information Security Consultant

    Responsibilities:

    • Pre-Sales to C-Level
    • Managing Supply Teams
    • Information Security Strategy Development
    • Workshops

    Requirements:

    • High level of experience in Information Security - IT technologies
    • Some experience in consultancy or pre-sales
    • A2 German or better.

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand name company
    • Excellent remuneration and compensation
    • Friendly and interesting work

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Information Security, Lead Position. Interviewing NOW. For more information call me on +44 7970 557 304 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Quick feedback provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/DE/INFSEC/F6/001

    Change Manager Business Analyst / Project Manager London

    £400 to £499

    Change Manager Business Analyst, Project / Portfolio Manager London. I have a client that requires a strong Change Manager who can help them transform their IT PMO (processes and tools). They have a PMO function but our client feels that the scope can be increased in order to add greater value and provide better support to the operational running of the department, projects and programmes. They aim to remove a lot of the administrative activity and embed more value adding services, as well as improve the rigour and completeness of governance processes and tools used across the IT Group. You will require strong business analysis skills, some experience of IT portfolio management & reporting, strong interpersonal skills, you must be able to work across multi-disciplinary teams, and have significant experience of the Project Management Lifecycle. You must have excellent document presentation skills, Process Mapping / Re-engineering etc. You must have a consulting approach, no specific industry expertise required.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:ChangeManager

    EMC Storage Backup-Spezialist

    £400 to £499

    EMC Storage Backup-Spezialist, Design Implementation & Build Engineer. Unser Kunde benötigt dringend eine EMC Storage Backup-Spezialist mit Erfahrung in der Konzeption, Umsetzung und Erstellung. Sie müssen starke Erfahrung mit Data Domain, Spectra Logical Tape Library und EMC Networker besetzen. Sie müssen mindestens 2 oder 3 ziemlich großen Projekt Implementierungen und erstellungen durchgeführt haben. Dies ist eine dringende Aufgabe. Startdatum: Nächste Woche / SBWM. Schicken Sie mir bitte Ihren Lebenslauf oder rufen Sie mich an, um die Rolle so schnell wie möglich zu diskutieren! Ben Price +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:EMCNetworker

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect, Home based / client travel

    £1,000 to £1,499

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect, Home based with client travel, Sharepoint 2013

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect is required by our client a global outsourcer. This is an exciting opportunity to work with Sharepoint 2013 on a global scale. They require a consultant / architect with a very strong Sharepoint background specifically on the Infrastructure side. You will be working with a team designing new products and services in Sharepoint 2013, building a portfolio of solutions which will then be implemented with clients.

    You will need to demonstrate the abiity to consult with the client on the differences between Sharepoint 2010 and 2013, and looking at what they would need to do from an Infrastructure perspective to ensure all upgrades where successfully delivered.

    This role will be split working from home, and on customer site in Holland. This is an exciting opportunity to work on one of the largest Sharepoint projects happening globally right now.

    For further information please send me through your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/SA01

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £90,000 base

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Project Manager - Front Office Applications - £90,000 base

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre project manager is required to own the full implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward you details.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-2503-PMIMP

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    HR Transformation Specialists - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a global financial services organisation, is looking for a number of high calibre change manegement professionals to work on a large scale HR transformation programme in Birmingham. The roles will range from business analysis, through to project management and also business architecture. It is ideal for the candidate have experience of using Peoplesoft, from either a user perspective or implementation perspective. There will be anumber of different workstreams and projects taking place, focusing on; Talent Aquisition and Rewards Management.

    Please send your CV through in order to be considered.

    AlexanderAsh is acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: GM3449

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    Our client, a global leader in the ecommerce and online space, requires an experienced Development Lead/Scrum Master to manage a .Net, C# and SQL-aligned development group in the midst of a number of large projects.

    The Development Lead/Scrum Master will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    You will be Agile-minded and degree educated with 3-5 years of ASP.NET and/or C# development experience building large scale distributed systems. This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role in a major player in the online space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/DEVLD

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - Lon

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - London

    Our client, a global online retailer, is looking for a Senior QA Analyst to join their fast-paced Agile team. The Senior QA will contribute to continued improvement of the company QA Test strategy and best practice, as well as acting as a lead on project-based work in Scrum teams.

    Working in a mixture of manual and automation Testing with Selenium and have knowledge of Agile/XP practices, the Senior QA Analyst must have excellent working knowledge of writing test scripts, unit testing, 3rd party integration testing, use of SQL to query databases and run test cases and most importantly Automated testing using Selenium. You will also be responsible for mentoring and educating more junior QA Analysts.

    You will have strong experience in Agile development groups, and you will have experience working in an large, complex online organisation. Candidates with experience in neither will NOT be considered. Experience around TDD or BDD is highly preferable.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/QAAN

    HR Transformation Specialists - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a global financial services organisation, is looking for a number of high calibre change manegement professionals to work on a large scale HR transformation programme in Birmingham. The roles will range from business analysis, through to project management and also business architecture. It is ideal for the candidate have experience of using Peoplesoft, from either a user perspective or implementation perspective. There will be anumber of different workstreams and projects taking place, focusing on; Talent Aquisition and Rewards Management.

    Please send your CV through in order to be considered.

    AlexanderAsh is acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Permanent / Ref: GM3449

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect, Home based with client trave

    £800 to £999

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect, Home based with client travel, Sharepoint 2013

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect is required by our client a global outsourcer. They require a consultant / architect with a very strong Sharepoint background, on the Infrastructure side. You will be working with a team designing new products and services in Sharepoint 2013, building a portfolio of solutions which will then be implemented with clients.

    You will need to demonstrate the abiity to consult with the client on the differences between Sharepoint 2010 and 2013, and looking at what they would need to do from an Infrastructure perspective to ensure all upgrades where successfully delivered.

    This role will be split working from home, and on customer site in Holland. This is an exciting opportunity to work on one of the largest Sharepoint projects happening globally right now.

    For further information please send me through your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/SA01

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking. A Global IT Services Client requires an experienced Linux Administrator with experience of Storage & Backups, you must have very strong Linux experience. This role will require fully expensed travel to Western Europe plus you will be extensively trained on HP StoreOnce Backup products. When travelling you will be paid an additional daily sum.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notice
    • Work Permit/Visa: Appropriate work visa to work in UK and Europe

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    Programme Manager, eCommerce Transformation

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Programme Manager, eCommerce Transformation

    Programme Manager is required by my client, a leading retailer aiming to continue their substantial growth in the online space.

    Due to a huge demand for their products and services, the Programme Manager will be able to understand high level functional requirements, and engage with C level stakeholders to ensure change and development in their eCommerce platform and capabilities.

    The role itself will entail working in a highly client-facing environment and work end-to-end of the delivery lifecycle on complex and large-scale technology solutions.

    You will be an experienced Programme Manager with a strong background in transformation programmes previously. You will be Agile minded, and have the personality to drive change across a complex, international organisation.

    Email me now to apply for this fantastic positioin of Programme Manager.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a major player in the ecommerce and retail space. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/DE/PRG/eT

    Oracle Trainer - Oracle Retail

    £300 to £399

    Oracle Trainer - Oracle Retail grocery

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: JSNA-ORCTRAN-02

    Business Analyst TOM Retail Pricing & Promotions

    £500 to £599

    Business Analyst TOM Retail Pricing & Promotions. My client requires a Business Analyst with grocery retail experience and experience of producing deliverables for a Target Operating Model, specifically pricing and promotions. You must have experience of producing process maps and running workshops, and you must be a problem solver and solution orientated. Please send me your cv and call me asap to discuss this urgent role: ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:BARetailTOM

    Business Analyst Oracle Retail Master Data Management

    £500 to £599

    Business Analyst Oracle Retail Master Data Management.My client requires a Business Analyst with strong experience in Oracle Retail and Master Data Management. You must have must have grocery retail experience and have strong consulting experience or at least a consultative approach. You must be hands on and a strong problem-solver and solution oriented. This is an urgent role so please send me your cv and call me asap to discuss the role in more detail. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:OracleBIMDMReta

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - Lon

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior QA Analyst - Selenium/Automation, Agile, eCommerce - London

    Our client, a global online retailer, is looking for a Senior QA Analyst to join their fast-paced Agile team. The Senior QA will contribute to continued improvement of the company QA Test strategy and best practice, as well as acting as a lead on project-based work in Scrum teams.

    Working in a mixture of manual and automation Testing with Selenium and have knowledge of Agile/XP practices, the Senior QA Analyst must have excellent working knowledge of writing test scripts, unit testing, 3rd party integration testing, use of SQL to query databases and run test cases and most importantly Automated testing using Selenium. You will also be responsible for mentoring and educating more junior QA Analysts.

    You will have strong experience in Agile development groups, and you will have experience working in an large, complex online organisation. Candidates with experience in neither will NOT be considered. Experience around TDD or BDD is highly preferable.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/QAAN

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Development Lead/Scrum Master - ASP.NET, C#, Agile - London

    Our client, a global leader in the ecommerce and online space, requires an experienced Development Lead/Scrum Master to manage a .Net, C# and SQL-aligned development group in the midst of a number of large projects.

    The Development Lead/Scrum Master will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    You will be Agile-minded and degree educated with 3-5 years of ASP.NET and/or C# development experience building large scale distributed systems. This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role in a major player in the online space.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/DEVLD

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect, Home based with client trave

    £700 to £799

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect, Home based with client travel, Sharepoint 2013

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect is required by our client a global outsourcer. They require a consultant / architect with a very strong Sharepoint background to application level. You will be involved in designing new products and services in Sharepoint 2013, building a portfolio of solutions which will then be implemented with clients.

    This is working with clients on a global scale, and you will need to be able to define and sell concepts for new / upgraded services (application development, search integrated services, application operations, Rapid Application Development) all based on the SP2013 family of products.

    You will need to demonstrate the abiity to consult with the client on the differences between Sharepoint 2010 and 2013.

    This role will be split working from home, and on customer site in Holland. This is an exciting opportunity to work on one of the largest Sharepoint projects happening globally right now.

    For further information please send me through your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/SA01

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Development Manager. London, Consulting

    Development Manager is required by our client a global consultancy. They are looking for individuals who are happy working as client leads, and being able to work at any stage of the lifecycle of large- technology solutions. You will be leading teams which will be a mixture of an on-shore, near-shore and off-shore, as well as using various delivery methodologies including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall.

    The projects will vary in size and scope and the technologies that will be required by the end client, and this is all dependent on the solution required by the end client.

    You will need to have experience of a few of the following technologies:-

    Software Development: PHP, Java / J2EE, JavaScript / HTML 5 / CSS, JQuery, Flex, XML / XSLT

    • Content Management: Adobe CQ, WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Oracle UCM, Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server, OpenText WCM, Alfresco, Sitecore
    • Portal: Oracle Weblogic & Webcenter, IBM Websphere, Liferay
    • Search: Google Site Search, Search Engine Optimisation, FAST, Autonomy, Lucene/Solr,
    • Web Analytics: Google Analytics, Adobe SiteCatalyst (Omniture)
    • Commerce: ATG, IBM Websphere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, Hybris
    • CDN: Akamai, Limelight
    • Devices: iOS (iPhone / iPad), Android / Android Tablet, set-top boxes
    • Cloud / Hosting: Amazon Web Services, Azure, Rackspace

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some very large scale projects, and be able to work with multiple clients.

    For more information please contact Ram Basra with your CV and I will be in contact with you as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/DM001

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking. A Global IT Services Client requires an experienced Linux Administrator with experience of Storage & Backups, you must have very strong Linux experience. This role will require fully expensed travel to Western Europe plus you will be extensively trained on HP StoreOnce Backup products. When travelling you will be paid an additional daily sum.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notice
    • Work Permit/Visa: Appropriate work visa to work in UK and Europe

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    LEAD INFORMATION SECURITY CONSULTANT, Brand-Name Co. #Aa1

    £70,000 to £79,999

    LEAD INFORMATION SECURITY CONSULTANT #Aa1 - International Brand Name Company. - Frankfurt

    Lead Information Security Consultant urgently sought by leading international brand-name company in Frankfurt to work in their fantastic offices as part of their IT division, in a team based project environment.

    This is a great chance for an Information Security Consultant to take the next step up in their career to Lead Consultant and in interesting position with great rewards:

    Lead Information Security Consultant

    Responsibilities:

    • Pre-Sales to C-Level
    • Managing Supply Teams
    • Information Security Strategy Development
    • Workshops

    Requirements:

    • High level of experience in Information Security - IT technologies
    • Some experience in consultancy or pre-sales
    • A2 German or better.

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand name company
    • Excellent remuneration and compensation
    • Friendly and interesting work

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Information Security, Lead Position. Interviewing NOW. For more information call me on +44 7970 557 304 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Quick feedback provided.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/DE/INFSEC/F6/001

    Technical Product Manager - Digital Channels - £65,000

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Technical Product Manager - Digital Channels - £65,000

    My client, a leading software vendor/systems integration company who specialise in providing a broad portfolio of banking, treasury, trading and risk solutions, are currently seeking an exceptional Technical Product Manager to provide technical input to the Product Management Process across the retail banking environment.

    As a technical Product Manager, your day to day responsibilities will include;

    • Acting as the primary technical expert across retail banking products
    • Evaluating 3rd party technology solutions and working with vendors to elevate technical integration issues for existing products
    • Developing an in-depth knowledge of competitor products
    • Collaborate with Engineers and QA;s to define software and testing requirements
    • Prioritise and defects

    To be successful, you will be able to demonstrate exceptional understanding of;

    • Architecting and delivering enterprise level product management solutions
    • Mobile operating systems (Android/iOS)
    • Multi Channel technologies
    • Web 2.0, .net and Java development
    • Middleware (message driven)

    To be considered for this exciting role, please forward your details today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search practice.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-1403-DCPROD

    QA Lead - Software Development - £60,000 base

    £60,000 to £69,999

    QA Lead - Software Development - £60,000 base

    My client, a leading software vendor/systems integration company who specialise in providing a broad portfolio of banking, treasury, trading and risk solutions, are currently seeking an exceptional QA Lead to work alongside development teams during the definition and development of software, as well as act as the primary point of day to day contact into the software development function.

    The key responsibilities will include;

    Actively monitoring the prospective and ongoing software development activities; Participating in design and development meetings; Identifying and proposing systematic breakdowns of the test activities for each individual development; Leading defect status expediting sessions with the project managers responsible for the delivery of the software; Delivery of tactical test automation and utilities to support software testing; Prepare briefs for other resources; Define test data patterns to support the testing.

    To be considered for this role, you will be able to demonstrate extensive experience of;

    System testing within a product or software development organisation (Not UAT testing); Ground up test identification (incl. inconsistency/incompleteness/informality/fluidity - working from business requirements and/or system specifications); Construction and execution of SQL queries to interrogate database states; Interpretation of XML schemas / XML and in the use of XML aware editors to construct XML messages; Use of VBA for the preparation of advanced macros for office applications; programming in a mainstream compiled strongly typed programming language; Test automation (Commercial thick client test automation tools such as QTP, Functional web-client test automation tools such as Selenium, load test tools such as the Grinder or LoadRunner); Systematic software test case selection and specification; Operating in a defect coordination / management role

    To be considered fo this exciting opportunity, forward your details today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search practice.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-1403-QA

    eCommerce Consultant - Global Consulting Firm - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    eCommerce Consultant - Global Consulting Firm - London

    Global Consultancy require a number of talented and engaging eCommerce Consultants to join a newly formed group leading bids, pre sales engagements and transformation projects across Digital and eCommerce technologies.

    The core remit of the eCommerce Consultant will be to translate business needs into effective and resilient technology solutions, and seeing these through to the point of BAU (build, test and implementation). Consultants will also help design solutions, transition clients towards their new solutions, and maintain a high client focus throughout the full project lifecycle.

    Previous exposure to Business Analysis and/or Internal Consulting in a UK Products organisation (retail, consumer goods, travel etc) is required, as is a solid understanding of technical change around areas like Java, ATG, SOA is highly preferential.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/ECOMCON

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager SAP SD/MM

    £80,000 to £89,999

    IT Project Manager - SAP SD/MM #Aa1 - Massive Global Brand Name Manufacturing Co. - Munich

    IT Project Manager urgently sought by leading global manufacturing company in Munich to plan and run the company's international SAP roll-out. While primarily a Project Management position, with multi-project responsibility, occasional hands-on SAP SD/MM involvement is likely required.

    Responsibilities:

    • Project Management of European-wide SAP roll-out
    • Special involvement in SAP Logstics modules - SAP SD & SAP MM

    Requirements

    • Very experienced in project management
    • Experience in hands-on SAP SD/MM customisation
    • A2 German or better.

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand name company
    • Excellent remuneration and compensation
    • Really friendly team
    • Lesser / flexible travel requirements

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic SAP Project Management position. Interviewing ASAP! For more information call me on +44 7970 557 304 or email me your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Instant feedback guaranteed!

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/SAP/PM/M8/002

    Web/Digital Consultant

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Web/Digital Consultant

    My client who are a global Tier 1 consultancy are urgently seeking a number of Web/Digital Consultants across a number of disciplines including positions for business analyts, project managers and product managers,
    Typical Web/Digital Consultant roles will involve working within a team to perform some or all of the following:

    • Delivery of industry-leading web solutions that support millions of users, define new ways of consuming content and provide innovative or surprising customer experiences
    • Contribute to different phases of the development lifecycle, from strategy and planning to design, build, test, deploy using a variety of Agile methodologies from Scrum to Kanban
    • Design and implementation of eCommerce, social media, corporate collaboration and consumer portal architectures across an exciting range of cutting-edge devices and platforms
    • Planning, designing and building the multi-platform web applications and Content Management products with other standard software products
    • Project management, business development and requirements analysis

    Web/Digital Consultant

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS WEB-DIGITAL

    Oracle Financials Functional Analyst R12 #Aa1

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Oracle Financials Functional Analyst R12 #Aa1 - Global Brand Name Manufacturing Co. - Munich

    Oracle Financials Business Analyst urgently sought by leading international manufacturing company in Munich to work in their fantastic offices as part of their central IT department in a friendly team based environment.

    Responsibilities:

    • Implementation, set up and upgrade of the Oracle E-Business Suite
    • Supervision of Financial and HR subsystems
    • Creation of technical documents
    • 2nd line support

    Requirements

    • Experience in Oracle eBS, Oracle Financials, and R11 / R12
    • Friendly. Team player
    • A2 German or better.

    Reward:

    • Fantastic brand name company
    • Excellent remuneration and compensation
    • Friendly and interesting team based project work

    Click apply NOW to be considered for this fantastic Oracle Financials - Business Analyst position. Interviewing NOW/ASAP. For more information call me on +44 7970 557 304 or email your CV to: ruben@alexanderash.com. Instant feedback guaranteed!

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: RW/Oracle/M8/001

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking. A Global IT Services Client requires an experienced Linux Administrator with experience of Storage & Backups, you must have very strong Linux experience. This role will require fully expensed travel to Western Europe plus you will be extensively trained on HP StoreOnce Backup products. When travelling you will be paid an additional daily sum.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notice
    • Work Permit/Visa: Appropriate work visa to work in UK and Europe

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    Development Manager, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Development Manager, London

    Development Manager is required by my client a leading ecommerce organization. Due to there success, they are expanding their engineering practice.

    This has created the need to bring on 3 Development Managers. You will be directing and supporting the delivery teams for your platform/product and ensuring work is prioritized effectively within your team, individual/team objectives are consistently allocated and achieved on a day to day basis. The team will be made up of .NET Developers, Front End Developers and QA's.

    You will need experience of working closely with Quality Assurance & Testing to advocate and adopt development standards and support testing, user acceptance, training and knowledge sharing. Ideally they are looking for certified Scrum Masters, with strong facilitation and leadership skills including proficiency in delivering standard Agile ceremonies, such as retrospectives, reviews and Scrum planning sessions

    It would be highly beneficial if you have Transactional, high volume website, ideally eCommerce, experience.

    This is a very exciting opportunity to join a fast paced environment and a client who are building a very good engineering practice.

    For more information please send through your details to Ram Basra and I will get in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/DM01

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect, Home based with client trave

    £700 to £799

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect, Home based with client travel, Sharepoint 2013

    Sharepoint Consultant / Architect is required by our client a global outsourcer. They require a consultant / architect with a very strong Sharepoint background to application level. You will be involved in designing new products and services in Sharepoint 2013, building a portfolio of solutions which will then be implemented with clients.

    This is working with clients on a global scale, and you will need to be able to define and sell concepts for new / upgraded services (application development, search integrated services, application operations, Rapid Application Development) all based on the SP2013 family of products.

    This role will be split working from home, and on customer site in Holland. This is an exciting opportunity to work on one of the largest Sharepoint projects happening globally right now.

    For further information please send me through your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/SA01

    Release Analyst

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Release Analyst - Ecommerce

    £25,000 - £30,000 + Bonus + Benefits

    London

    This market-leading Sports Betting/ Gaming Company, based in London, is looking for an ambitious Release Analyst, looking for an opportunity to push forward with their career within a fast-paced environment working directly with multiple teams to coordinate the release and delivery of internal and client-specific software related to the company's core Ecommerce platform.

    The focus is around release management support, helping to imporve the efficiency of release deployment, documentation and process improvement.

    To be successful you must demonstrate the following:

    • Delivery of Web applications within an Ecommerce environment
    • ITIL, Release and Deployment Management, Service Design, Service Transition
    • Version control - GIT, CVS or equivalent
    • Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, JIRA, RT
    • A pro-active attitude to go above and beyond expectations
    • An ability to interact with individuals at all levels
    • Impeccable presentation and communication skills

    The following is also highly desirable:

    • Experience with Software as a Service (SaaS)


    If you would like to explore this further please contact Tom Johnston via tom.johnston@alexanderash.com, with your CV attached

    London / Permanent / Ref: TJ/RA

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Linux Administrator Storage Backup Unix Networking. A Global IT Services Client requires an experienced Linux Administrator with experience of Storage & Backups, you must have very strong Linux experience. This role will require fully expensed travel to Western Europe plus you will be extensively trained on HP StoreOnce Backup products. When travelling you will be paid an additional daily sum.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notice
    • Work Permit/Visa: Appropriate work visa to work in UK and Europe

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    HR Transformation Project Manager - Big 4 Consultancy

    £80,000 to £89,999

    My Client a Big 4 consultancy are looking for a HR transformation Project Manager to join their ever growing Global Team. This is a fantastic and unique opportunity to join a Big 4 consultancy, who are a leading organisation within the HR and People change space.

    You will need to have experience in:

    • Demonstration of a delivery across the project lifecycle for multiple HR Transformation or People related change programmes
    • HR functional knowledge and understanding of the full HR Employee proposition
    • Business analysis techniques, organisation design, HR technology specification and/or implementation.
    • Managing Senior Stakeholders
    • Workday or top tier HR Software (SaaS) as-a Service implementation
    • Project leadership with a strong understanding of project management approaches

    London / Permanent / Ref: PB - 4 - 01

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Senior Web Developer, HTML / CSS / Javascript, London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior Web Developer, HTML / CSS / Javascript, London

    My Client a global consultancy are looking for Web Developers to join a growing team. This expansion is due to an ever increasing client base, and some very exciting cutting edge projects are in the pipeline.

    They are looking for Developers with very strong hands-on knowledge of HTML(5), CSS(3), OO JavaScript, AJAX and XML, as well as having strong experience with JavaScript libraries such as jQuery.

    You will need to have experience of translating wireframces in flexible and usable code templates, as well as good understanding of cross-browser / cross-platform compatibility issues. They are very strong on web standards and best practices.

    It would be very useful if you have experience developing for multiple devices such as mobile and tablets.

    This is a great opportunity to join a consultancy who pride themselves on innovation, and using the latest and best technologies. The roles are available at all levels from Junior Developers right up to Team Lead.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact with you as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/SWD01

    Tester - Retail Software - Retalix Storeline, London

    £400 to £499

    Tester - Retail Software - Retalix Storeline, London

    Tester is required by my client who are a global organization and provider of services in the retail sector.

    They are looking for a Tester who will be able to write scripts to test various types of software, but ideally Retalix Storeline or Storepoint.

    You will be involved in the production of Test Strategies, Test Plans and Test Status reports.

    As a must you will need to have worked on testing Retail software for a major retail organization.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will give you a call as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RTER001

    Storage Consultant SAN NAS Hamburg Germany

    £400 to £499

    Storage Consultant SAN NAS Hamburg Germany. A leading company requires a Storage specialist who can design and implement Storage, SAN & NAS solutions, you will take up DR assessment & implementation engagement which invilves a detailed study to recommend the tatical and strategical solution to the customer. You must have experience in the following, Sizing of VTL, Tape library and defining the backup policies, (For any vendor product) EMC VNX Unified Storage Backup Technologies: Data Domain, Symantec Netbackup, EMC Networker, installing, upgrading & maintaining storage environment.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:San

    SQL DBA Team Lead - eCommerce - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Team Lead, SQL DBA - eCommerce - London

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Team Lead, SQL DBA to join a fast-growing, innovative E-commerce organisation based in London. Acting as a Lead on SQL related projects and support work, and assisting in the ongoing development of more junior DBAs, The Lead SQL DBA will play a key role in the midst of substantial growth within the organisation.

    The Lead SQL DBA will need experience working in a high OLTP environment and implementing and Transactional Replication. They will also have significant experience of using MS SQL 2005, SQL Server 2008 and strong T-SQL. The successful individual will have a background (ideally 7-8 years +) in development database administration and ideally have previous experience working in the ecommerce or online space.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing, and hugely successful organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/LSQDBA

    Development Manager Agile Scrum XP Kanban eCommerce London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Development Manager Agile Scrum XP Kanban ecommerce London. A leading global ecommerce company is seeking to hire a Development Manager that enjoys working in a fast paced environment utilising their Agile Scrum, XP and Kanban experience. This is a hands of role but you must have a strong understanding and experience with .Net, SQL, C#. You must be able to motivate and mentor Agile teams of developers in a highly charged environment. This role guarantees excitement, rewards and rapid promotion. Please call me asap to discuss the spec and the company in detail. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:DevMngr

    Principal Consultant - Managed services - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Principal Consultant - Managed services - London

    Our client a leading global outsourcer is looking for a Principal consultant from a managed services background. As the principal consultant you will have good experiences with regards to understanding the clients managed services deliverables, Lead Managed Service technical point of contact for technical governance. Act as the Client technical authority for engaging relevant managed service technical personnel. Undertake roadmap sessions for the client. Ensure Technical leaders are following standards and processes. Work with the technical teams to ensure they are focused on efficient delivery of technical services and highlight managed services technical risks.

    The successful candidate will have regular meetings with Managed Service client, to discuss on-going projects. Assist with Managed Service Pre-Sales technical enquiries & attend Customer opportunity / strategy meetings. You will work with Account team and Service managers on account to identify opportunities.

    To be successful in this position you will need to have a minimum of 5 years experience of managed Services. Demonstrable ability to provide input into commercial/technical documents and to develop solution specific business cases. You must have effective delivery of a service outcome using the clients Service factory methodology. Use your commercial awareness to gain new business on managed Service accounts. You must possess knowledge and experience of a clients datacenter environment and have the experience of working within a large organisation with more than 1000 IT users.

    If you feel that this role is suitable, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-PC-SM-01

    Oracle Business Analyst - Middlesex

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Oracle Business Analyst - Middlesex

    Our client a global hosting organisation is looking for an oracle business analyst to serve as a liasion between the global CFO group and the global technical team. As the business analyst you will gather and document the business processes, system and functional requirements of a particular product. You will assist in user stories, use cases and test scenarios and UAT.

    To be successful in this role you will need to have a Bachelor's degree in business or a related field. Upto 3 years experience as a Business analyst. You will possess an intermediate level knowledge of Accounting encompassed with an understanding of general ledger, financial statements, account payable, account recievable and tax practices.

    You must have working knowledge of Oracle R-12 accounting, particularly Fixed assets and general ledger experience which is mandatory.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate, please get in tocuh by sending you CV + coverletter to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    South East / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - BA - ORC - 01

    Telecoms Project Manager- SCRUM

    £400 to £499

    Telecoms Project Manager- SCRUM

    My client who are an international communications company are searching for a Telecoms Project Manager to work across multiple, complex, cross-functional projects within their Business Intelligence practice. You will have experience of delivering multiple projects concurrently in an Agile / Scrum environment and be adept at dealing with ambiguity and change requests.

    You must have strong Agile project management experience within a SCRUM environment and any knowledge of Microstrategy or Oracle Data Warehousing is beneficial.

    Telecoms Project Manager- SCRUM

    South East / Contract / Ref: SS TEL SCRUM

    Technical Product Manager - Digital Channels - £65,000

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Technical Product Manager - Digital Channels - £65,000

    My client, a leading software vendor/systems integration company who specialise in providing a broad portfolio of banking, treasury, trading and risk solutions, are currently seeking an exceptional Technical Product Manager to provide technical input to the Product Management Process across the retail banking environment.

    As a technical Product Manager, your day to day responsibilities will include;

    • Acting as the primary technical expert across retail banking products
    • Evaluating 3rd party technology solutions and working with vendors to elevate technical integration issues for existing products
    • Developing an in-depth knowledge of competitor products
    • Collaborate with Engineers and QA;s to define software and testing requirements
    • Prioritise and defects

    To be successful, you will be able to demonstrate exceptional understanding of;

    • Architecting and delivering enterprise level product management solutions
    • Mobile operating systems (Android/iOS)
    • Multi Channel technologies
    • Web 2.0, .net and Java development
    • Middleware (message driven)

    To be considered for this exciting role, please forward your details today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search practice.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-2602-DCPROD

    PMO Analyst SharePoint MS Project PowerPoint Leeds

    £300 to £399

    PMO Analyst SharePoint MS Project PowerPoint Leeds. An large organisation requires a PMO Analyst who can pull project plans together and produce a project master plan and map out the time scales. You must have excellent stakeholder management skills, SharePoint Admin experience, MS Project, Power Point, and experience from a large scale enterprise environment.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:PMO

    Principal Database Engineer

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Principal Database Engineer

    My client who are an international online retailer are searching for a Principal Database Engineer. This is the top technical position responsible for all aspects of the Relational OLTP Databases, BI, ETL, Data warehousing, Structured and non-structured data. As a Principal you will work alongside the delivery team and a core of 5 other principals forming the technical governance for all Engineering and the continued improvement of tools, processes and technologies.

    Principal Database Engineer

    • The education and enactment of the Reference architecture across the Product development team and third party suppliers.
    • To act as a technical reference point for members of the team and to provide guidance, mentoring and skills development for the members of the team.
    • Support the team in the planning estimating and design of solution in accordance with best practice and the reference architecture.
    • Setting and maintaining Coding standards and development practices.
    • Working with the Technical Team Leads to develop a Technical lead community responsible for the furtherment of the Technical Team Lead role
    • Active member of the Product development Management team, working with the team to improve and maintain the strategic and operational goals of Product Development.
    • Work as an ambassador for the technical and engineering capability both internally and externally
    • A keen advocate of quality and continual improvement; an agent of change.
    • Work closely with the Development Team managers to ensure that training and career development of the Technical staff is aligned with the technology road map and reference architecture.

      Principal Database Engineer Technologies:
    • SQL (T-SQL),
    • Software design patterns
    • Performance orientated design/domain driven design/SOA.
    • Enterprise wide system design (Transactional/Merge Replication, SQL Service Broker)
    • Designing database systems with 99.9% availability and uptime
    • Broader Base of knowledge on the following technologies:
    • Experience of non-relational data patterns and management (nosql)
    • Experience of Cloud based data storage
    • Database & Table Partitioning and Data Compression
    • High Availability - Clustering, Mirroring, SQL Server running on VM
    • SQL Server BI Tools - SSRS/SSIS/SSAS
    • Physical Server Design and database optimized SAN/Drive alignment

    Principal Database Engineer

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS PRINCIPAL DB

    PHP Developers

    £300 to £399

    PHP Developers

    My client who are an international ecommerce company are urgently searching for a number of PHP Developers to maintain the legacy system's of one of their recent accquisition's. You will also be responsible for design and creating enhancements and improvements to a variety of systems from front end websites, 20M+ record catalogue systems, checkouts, order management systems to cutting edge web 3.0 semantic offerings.

    The successful PHP Developers will understand the importance of analysing problems and designing solutions and will use their wealth of technical, creative and commercial experience in the team around them to achieve this.

    PHP Developers

    South East / Contract / Ref: SS PHP DEV

    System Administrator- Linux

    £60,000 to £69,999

    System Administrator-Linux

    My client who are an international ecommerce company are searching for a System Administrator who will be responsible for systems architecture, security and support, along with specific support of LAMP based systems across several different customer propositions within the group..
    The role requires supporting a variety of systems from front end websites, 20MM+ record catalogue systems, checkouts, order management systems to cutting edge web 3.0 semantic offerings.

    System Administrator Requirements

    • Commercial experience of:
    • Linux System Administration, ideally CentOS, RedHat or SuSE
    • Apache / PHP / MySQL expertise
    • Windows System Administration.
    • Good familiarity with TCP/IP protocols and applications.
    • Great communication skills coupled with a strong desire for personal development.
    • Good understanding of object oriented design patterns and distributed systems.
    • Demonstrable knowledge of web standards.

    Desirable

    • Security, penetration testing and threat detection tools.
    • Confident administering Windows Server, Active Directory and Exchange 2007/2010.
    • Experience with Nagios, Nginx or Cisco software environments.
    • Experience with LDAP and Microsoft Exchange.
    • Understanding of cross-browser and cross-platform technical issues.
    • Experience in an Agile methodology, preferably Scrum.
    • Domain knowledge of ecommerce processing including search, payment processing, order processing, data protection and security.
    • Understanding of scaling technologies and solutions.
    • Knowledge of Books Retail and related markets.

    System Administrator- Linux

    South East / Permanent / Ref: SS SYS ADMIN

    Implementation Manager HR Payroll Finance ERP or MS Dynamics AX

    £300 to £399

    Implementation Manager HR Payroll Finance ERP or MS Dynamics AX.

    My client has an urgent requirement for a Consultant to take a Back Office lead implementation role. The individual must ideally have MS Dynamics AX functional experience, in retail and HR/Payroll/finance or hands on ERP implementation experience in HR/Payroll/Finance which is essential. Our client is a conglomerate with businesses in several industries in the Middle East; It is experiencing a period of significant growth and the business is looking to ensure that the IT Systems and supporting infrastructure is fit for purpose and scalable for the future. MS Dynamics AX is being used to support their fashion retail business as well as their Back Office operations across the ventures business.

    We are in urgent need of a MS Dynamics AX Back Office Lead who will lead the Change Management activities and work with the business and project teams to develop the overall change approach, plan and communicat e the business resource/participation requirements and manage the plan for all change management activities. He/She will also support the Change activities on the HR, Payroll and Finance work streams. Therefore we are looking for a hands-on individual who has functional knowledge of AX (in HR/Payroll & Finance) or at least ERP but who also has done change management and has strong interpersonal skills.

    The role will be based in Dubai for a 6 months contract

    Asiapac / Contract / Ref: NKDUBAI

    RETAIL ORACLE BI - BUSINESS ANALYST

    £300 to £399

    *****URGENTLY REQUIRED*****

    My client, a leading Tier 1 organisation requires an Oracle BI, who can perform a dual role as a Reporting Analyst. You must have experience in the Retail / FMCG sector. You must have experience with full life cycle reporting, defining data structures, configuring reports, requirements gathering, specifying data requirements and you must be able to deliver the UAT testing of reports.

    If you are IMMEDIATELY available for interview and a start this week, please get in touch and apply today

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: NKOBIEE

    Application Packager - Outsourcing - Hatfield / Herts

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior Application Packager - Outsourcing - Hatfield / Herts

    Our client a global outsourcing organisation is looking for an experienced senior applications packager to work on a broad range of windows based applications. As the applications packager you will need to have experience with Softgrid / App-V. The successful candidate will be brought on to make a positive difference and contribute to the development of the services provided, responsible for the quality of packaged /sequenced applications in line with regards to the external customer requirements.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ as an application packager background, with good knowledge of ICE Validation, Softgrid / App-V, working experience of SMS/SCCM, ability to demonstrate quality application packaging using MSI technology. Experience in Managed Services / consultancy environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this position, please get in touch with norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-APP-01

    Storage Backup Implementation Consultant Unix Linux Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Storage Backup Implementation Consultant Unix Linux Bristol. A Global IT Services Client requires an experienced Storage Backup Implementation Consultant with strong experience of Unix and Linux Administration. The role will be interesting and varied involving Installations, Configurations, Designing, Planning, Consultation and some Networking, you will be extensively Lab trained on HP StoreOnce Backup products. This role will require travel to Western Europe which will be fully expensed.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix & Windows Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notices
    • Appropriate work visa to work in UK and Western Europe required
    • Selected members to undergo lab oriented 60 day product training.

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    Infrastructure Project manager - Outsourcing

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £2m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - PM - 002

    Unified Comms Architect

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Unified communications architect - Outsourcer - UK Wide

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Unified communications architects / consultants to work on a broad range of Unified communications projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won. The success individual will be responsible for providing a high level of pre-sales and post-sales customer consultancy in multiple enterprise scale engagements, and act as an internal technology evangelist in the Unified Communication.

    The Unified communications architect / consultant will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ experience as a Unified Communications Architect or as a Consultant background, particularly with great experiences with the following technologies: Avaya, Cicso telepresence or Micrsoft Lync. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - UCCA - 01

    Storage Backup Consultant Unix Linux Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Storage Backup Consultant Unix Linux Bristol. A Global IT Services Client requires an experienced Storage Backup Implementation Consultant with strong experience of Unix and Linux. This role will require fully expensed travel to Western Europe plus you will be trained on HP StoreOnce Backup products.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix & Windows Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Coverage: EMEA and AMS
    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notices
    • Work Permit/Visa: Appropriate work visa to work in UK and rest of the EMEA Selected members to undergo lab oriented 60 day product training.

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    Storage Backup Implementation Consultant HP StoreOnce Bristol

    £300 to £399

    Storage Backup Implementation Consultant HP StoreOnce Bristol. A Global Client requires an experienced Storage Backup Implementation Consultant with strong experience of HP StoreOnce, Unix and Linux. this role will require travel to Western Europe.

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in designing or planning the HP StoreOnce solution implementation
    • Onsite implementation of HP StoreOnce Backup products (Installation & Configuration)
    • Provide consultation on HP's StoreOnce backup implementation to the customers
    • Assist in integration HP StoreOnce with customers data backup infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot issues while setting up backup

    Skills Needed:

    • Strong Linux Administration experience
    • Strong Unix & Windows Networking experience
    • Good experience on Commercial Backup presently available in the industry
    • Ability to effective communicate with the customer

    Other Requirements:

    • Coverage: EMEA and AMS
    • Ability to travel up to 75% of time and sometimes on short notices
    • Work Permit/Visa: Appropriate work visa to work in UK and rest of the EMEA Selected members to undergo lab oriented 60 day product training

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:Storage

    Service Delivery Manager - Online Retail - ITIL

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Service Delivery Manager - Online Retail - ITIL

    Our client, a globally successful E-commerce organisation, require a Service Delivery Manager to ensure efficient operation of the company's IT Infrastructure which supports a global multichannel retail business.

    Managing the relationship between IT and a complex, multi-national retail community, you will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements, as well as play a key role in continuing growth abroad, as well as manage key relationships with technical engineering teams, change functions and external stakeholders. You'll be commercially savvy, with budget management required as well.

    You will have a strong ITIL background, as well as a solid technical understanding around infrastructure technology, and ideally have a solid functional understanding of the retail or eCommerce industry.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an aggressively growing organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SDM1

    Project Manager Mobile Network Berkshire

    £400 to £499

    Project Manager Mobile Network Berkshire. I urgently need a Project Manager with experience of Field Testing and Field Trials on Mobile and/or Satellite Networks. You must be able to gather data and test results and present them to Business Analysts as well as liase with and manage test Leads. Please call me urgently and send me your cv, you must be able to start on Monday 25/02/13 Ben Price : 0207 688 8432

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:PMTestMobile

    Senior Systems Administrator - Linux - Web/eCommerce

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Senior Systems Administrator - Linux - Web/eCommerce

    Senior Systems Administrator with a strong Linux background is required for our client, a London based eCommerce organisation. Playing a key technical role in the rapid growth of this company's infrastructure and with client demand growing, the Senior Systems Administrator will act as a project lead across the UK Unix estate (Linux and Solaris primarily), network, and be able to ensure high availability for services such as Apache, DNS, mail, SCM. This role also requires individuals with strong Scripting experience (Shell, Perl, Python or Ruby).

    Working in a flexible team across incident resolution and implementation areas, Senior System Administrators will focus on ensuring exemplary services are maintained for customers, and the organisations own infrastructure is robust. 6+ years experience in Linux administration is required (Linux/Redhat/CentOS preferred), as is experience in networks, and database administration. Exposure to virtual server environments is essential, as well as experience working in companies heavily reliant on their technology.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as an agency.

    South East / Permanent / Ref: APSSALN1

    System Administrator- Linux

    £60,000 to £69,999

    System Administrator-Linux

    My client who are an international ecommerce company are searching for a System Administrator who will be responsible for systems architecture, security and support, along with specific support of LAMP based systems across several different customer propositions within the group..
    The role requires supporting a variety of systems from front end websites, 20MM+ record catalogue systems, checkouts, order management systems to cutting edge web 3.0 semantic offerings.

    System Administrator Requirements

    • Commercial experience of:
    • Linux System Administration, ideally CentOS, RedHat or SuSE
    • Apache / PHP / MySQL expertise
    • Windows System Administration.
    • Good familiarity with TCP/IP protocols and applications.
    • Great communication skills coupled with a strong desire for personal development.
    • Good understanding of object oriented design patterns and distributed systems.
    • Demonstrable knowledge of web standards.

    Desirable

    • Security, penetration testing and threat detection tools.
    • Confident administering Windows Server, Active Directory and Exchange 2007/2010.
    • Experience with Nagios, Nginx or Cisco software environments.
    • Experience with LDAP and Microsoft Exchange.
    • Understanding of cross-browser and cross-platform technical issues.
    • Experience in an Agile methodology, preferably Scrum.
    • Domain knowledge of ecommerce processing including search, payment processing, order processing, data protection and security.
    • Understanding of scaling technologies and solutions.
    • Knowledge of Books Retail and related markets.

    System Administrator- Linux

    South East / Permanent / Ref: SS SYS ADMIN

    PHP Developers

    £300 to £399

    PHP Developers

    My client who are an international ecommerce company are urgently searching for a number of PHP Developers to maintain the legacy system's of one of their recent accquisition's. You will also be responsible for design and creating enhancements and improvements to a variety of systems from front end websites, 20M+ record catalogue systems, checkouts, order management systems to cutting edge web 3.0 semantic offerings.

    The successful PHP Developers will understand the importance of analysing problems and designing solutions and will use their wealth of technical, creative and commercial experience in the team around them to achieve this.

    PHP Developers

    South East / Contract / Ref: SS PHP DEV

    PMO Analyst SharePoint MS Project PowerPoint Leeds

    £300 to £399

    PMO Analyst SharePoint MS Project PowerPoint Leeds. An large organisation requires a PMO Analyst who can pull project plans together and produce a project master plan and map out the time scales. You must have excellent stakeholder management skills, SharePoint Admin experience, MS Project, Power Point, and experience from a large scale enterprise environment.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:PMO

    Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst - Online Retailer - London

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst - Online Retailer - London

    Our client, a highly successful eCommerce organisation, require a Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst to join a growing team, to play a key role in providing first and second line to major customers.

    The Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst will support, validate and troubleshoot bugs & issues before assigning them to Engineering teams, and troubleshoot and resolve issues via ticketing systems.

    Working across a large Desktop and Windows/Microsoft technology platform and facing into a range of business users, you will respond to support requests, build relationships with customers, and see problems through to completion.

    You will have previous experience as a Help Desk Analyst or Service Desk Analyst, with a strong log reading and troubleshooting skillset.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SERVDESK1

    Implementation Manager HR Payroll Finance ERP or MS Dynamics AX

    £300 to £399

    Implementation Manager HR Payroll Finance ERP or MS Dynamics AX. We have an urgent requirement for an Consultant to take a Back Office lead implementation role. The individual must ideally have MS Dynamics AX functional experience, in retail and HR/Payroll/finance or hands on ERP implementation experience in HR/Payroll/Finance which is essential. Our client is a conglomerate with businesses in several industries in the Middle East; It is experiencing a period of significant growth and the business is looking to ensure that the IT Systems and supporting infrastructure is fit for purpose and scalable for the future. They have selected MS Dynamics AX to support their fashion retail business as well as their back office operations across the ventures business.

    We are in urgent need of a MS Dynamics AX Back Office Lead who will lead the Change Management activities and work with the business and project teams to develop the overall change approach, plan and communicate the business resource / participation requirements and manage the plan for all change management activities. He/She will also support the Change activities on the HR, Payroll and Finance work streams. Therefore we are looking for a hands-on individual who has functional knowledge of AX (in HR / Payroll & Finance) or at least ERP but who also has done change management and has strong interpersonal skills.

    The role will be based in Dubai for a 6 months contract, you will recieve an allowance of $2k per month for accommodation/medical insurance etc plus one overseas economy return flight during term and a Visa if necessary.

    Asiapac / Contract / Ref: BenP:Dubai

    QA Lead - Software Development - £60,000 base

    £60,000 to £69,999

    QA Lead - Software Development - £60,000 base

    My client, a leading software vendor/systems integration company who specialise in providing a broad portfolio of banking, treasury, trading and risk solutions, are currently seeking an exceptional QA Lead to work alongside development teams during the definition and development of software, as well as act as the primary point of day to day contact into the software development function.

    The key responsibilities will include;

    Actively monitoring the prospective and ongoing software development activities; Participating in design and development meetings; Identifying and proposing systematic breakdowns of the test activities for each individual development; Leading defect status expediting sessions with the project managers responsible for the delivery of the software; Delivery of tactical test automation and utilities to support software testing; Prepare briefs for other resources; Define test data patterns to support the testing.

    To be considered for this role, you will be able to demonstrate extensive experience of;

    System testing within a product or software development organisation (Not UAT testing); Ground up test identification (incl. inconsistency/incompleteness/informality/fluidity - working from business requirements and/or system specifications); Construction and execution of SQL queries to interrogate database states; Interpretation of XML schemas / XML and in the use of XML aware editors to construct XML messages; Use of VBA for the preparation of advanced macros for office applications; programming in a mainstream compiled strongly typed programming language; Test automation (Commercial thick client test automation tools such as QTP, Functional web-client test automation tools such as Selenium, load test tools such as the Grinder or LoadRunner); Systematic software test case selection and specification; Operating in a defect coordination / management role

    To be considered fo this exciting opportunity, forward your details today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search practice.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-1902-QA

    Project Manager Field Testing / Trials Mobile Satellite Network

    £400 to £499

    Project Manager Field Testing / Trials Mobile Satellite Network. I urgently need a Project Manager with experience of Field Testing and Field Trials on Mobile and/or Satellite Networks. You must be able to gather data and test results and present them to Business Analysts as well as liase with and manage test Leads. Please call me urgently and send me your cv, you must be able to start on Monday 25/02/13 Ben Price : 0207 688 8432

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:PMTestMobile

    Principal Database Engineer

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Principal Database Engineer

    My client who are an international online retailer are searching for a Principal Database Engineer. This is the top technical position responsible for all aspects of the Relational OLTP Databases, BI, ETL, Data warehousing, Structured and non-structured data. As a Principal you will work alongside the delivery team and a core of 5 other principals forming the technical governance for all Engineering and the continued improvement of tools, processes and technologies.

    Principal Database Engineer

    • The education and enactment of the Reference architecture across the Product development team and third party suppliers.
    • To act as a technical reference point for members of the team and to provide guidance, mentoring and skills development for the members of the team.
    • Support the team in the planning estimating and design of solution in accordance with best practice and the reference architecture.
    • Setting and maintaining Coding standards and development practices.
    • Working with the Technical Team Leads to develop a Technical lead community responsible for the furtherment of the Technical Team Lead role
    • Active member of the Product development Management team, working with the team to improve and maintain the strategic and operational goals of Product Development.
    • Work as an ambassador for the technical and engineering capability both internally and externally
    • A keen advocate of quality and continual improvement; an agent of change.
    • Work closely with the Development Team managers to ensure that training and career development of the Technical staff is aligned with the technology road map and reference architecture.

      Principal Database Engineer Technologies:
    • SQL (T-SQL),
    • Software design patterns
    • Performance orientated design/domain driven design/SOA.
    • Enterprise wide system design (Transactional/Merge Replication, SQL Service Broker)
    • Designing database systems with 99.9% availability and uptime
    • Broader Base of knowledge on the following technologies:
    • Experience of non-relational data patterns and management (nosql)
    • Experience of Cloud based data storage
    • Database & Table Partitioning and Data Compression
    • High Availability - Clustering, Mirroring, SQL Server running on VM
    • SQL Server BI Tools - SSRS/SSIS/SSAS
    • Physical Server Design and database optimized SAN/Drive alignment

    Principal Database Engineer

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS PRINCIPAL DB

    Technical Business Analyst - Telecoms

    £400 to £499

    Technical Business Analyst - Telecoms

    My client who are an international communications company are urgently searching for a Technical Business Analyst who has worked within a mixed scrum team. You will have a particular focus on recording and translating business requirements into functional and non-functional requirements that can be implemented by the team as a whole. You will have conducted detailed impact assessments on the delivery of new functionality and have challenged the business requirements where appropriate.

    The successful candidate must have experience with a good selection (but not necessarily all) of the following technologies and development practices:

    Technical Business Analyst Technical skills
    * Java
    * Other JVM languages (Groovy, Scala, Clojure etc)
    * Spring and Spring MVC
    * Velocity
    * Webservices - both SOAP and REST
    * Build tools (Gradle, Maven, Ant)
    * Version control (Subversion, GIT)
    * Mocking (Mockito, EasyMock, JMock)
    * Selenium
    * Tomcat
    * Mongo (and other NoSQL databases)
    * Intellij or Eclipse
    * Linux/Unix
    * Understanding of wider web and networks technologies
    Process and practices
    * Agile
    * Scrum
    * TDD
    * CI
    * Pair programming

    Technical Business Analyst- Telecoms

    London / Contract / Ref: SS TECH BA

    SharePoint Administrator 2010 London

    £300 to £399

    SharePoint Administrator 2010 London. A company requires a SharePoint 2010 Administrator who has experience as a SharePoint Administrator who can add pages, create pages, develop and print org charts, add colours and logos and do general customisation. This role is due to start in one week and there is a potential extension.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:SharepointAdmin

    Business Intelligence Manager - eCommerce, London

    £500 to £599

    Business Intelligence Manager - eCommerce, London

    Our client, a global eCommerce organisation, require a Business Intelligence Manager to inherit a team of BI Analysts and Developers, and oversee a number of key Data Warehousing, Analytics & BI initiatives.

    The BI Manager will hold the responsibility for a cross-functional team, analysing, designing, and delivering all aspects of BI for a complex stakeholder community.

    The Business Intelligence Manager will also oversee the scoping and implementation of Big Data solutions, along with various other BI and Data Warehousing projects that will benefit the business in the short and long term.

    You will be a strong team manager, with previous exposure to large, enterprise environments. A track record of delivering BI & DW solutions in a digital, online or retail environment is highly useful. Familiarity with technologies such as SQL (T-SQL) and Big Data (Hadoop etc), is preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Contract / Ref: AP/C/BIMGR

    Oracle Retail Consultant "Retail Demand Forecasting" RDF

    £600 to £699

    Oracle Retail Consultant "Retail Demand Forecasting" RDF. My client requires an Oracle RDF Functional Consultant who has strong Change Management or UAT Management or Functional expertise within the Retail industry. You must speak French and have strong Functional RDF Knowledge and Retail experience along with excellent communication skills. Travel to Paris will be required. Please call me asap to discuss the role and project in detail. Ben Price +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    France / Contract / Ref: BenP:IOracleFrance

    Oracle Retail Consultant "Retail Demand Forecasting" RDF

    £600 to £699

    Oracle Retail Consultant "Retail Demand Forecasting" RDF. My client requires an Oracle RDF Functional Consultant who has strong Change Management or UAT Management or Functional expertise within the Retail industry. You must speak French and have strong Functional RDF Knowledge and Retail experience along with excellent communication skills. Travel to Paris will be required. Please call me asap to discuss the role and project in detail. Ben Price +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:IOracleFrance

    Development Manager Agile Scrum XP Kanban eCommerce London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Development Manager Agile Scrum XP Kanban ecommerce London. A leading global ecommerce company is seeking to hire Development Managers / Leads that enjoy working in a fast paced environment utilising their Agile Scrum, XP and Kanban experience. This is a hands of role but you must have a strong understanding / experience with .Net, SQL, C#. You must be able to motivate and mentor Agile teams of developers in a highly charged environment. This role guarantees excitement, rewards and rapid promotion. Please call me asap to discuss the spec and the company in detail. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:DevMngr

    Oracle RDF Functional Consultant Retail Demand Forecasting

    £600 to £699

    Oracle RDF Functional Consultant Retail Demand Forecasting. A leading consultancy requires an Oracle RDF Functional Consultant who has strong Change Management or UAT Management or Functional expertise within the Retail industry. You must speak French and have strong Functional RDF Knowledge and Retail experience along with excellent communication skills. Travel to Paris will be required. Please call me asap to discuss the role and project in detail. Ben Price +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:IOracleFrance

    Infrastructure Project manager

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £5m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - IPM - 001

    Test Manager Mobile Satellite GPRS Agile Berkshire

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Test Manager Mobile Satellite GPRS Agile Berkshire. An adaptable flexible Test Manager is required by a Communications client to develop the test strategy and lead the delivery of the test project. You must be able to work in an ever changing, evolving undefined environment and you must have experience working with Vendors and disperesd teams. You ideally will have managed the testing of Mobile, Satellite & GPRS projects.

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:TestMngr

    Infrastructure Project manager - Outsourcing

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £2m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - PM - 002

    Unified Comms Architect

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Unified communications architect - Outsourcer - UK Wide

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Unified communications architects / consultants to work on a broad range of Unified communications projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won. The success individual will be responsible for providing a high level of pre-sales and post-sales customer consultancy in multiple enterprise scale engagements, and act as an internal technology evangelist in the Unified Communication.

    The Unified communications architect / consultant will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ experience as a Unified Communications Architect or as a Consultant background, particularly with great experiences with the following technologies: Avaya, Cicso telepresence or Micrsoft Lync. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - UCCA - 01

    Infrastructure Architect - Microsoft - Online Retail, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Infrastructure Architect - Microsoft Technologies - Online Retail

    Our client, a globally recognised online retailer, is looking for an experienced Infrastructure Architect to be responsible for the design and technical delivery of substantial change to help support an international eCommerce platform, based around Microsoft technologies.

    Having come from a technical engineering background, the Infrastructure Architect will be able to lead the design and delivery of various projects geared around increasing capacity, replacing legacy systems, and increasing architectural governance within the team and environment. The Infrastructure Architect will scope and define requirements with the business, and translate these into logical designs for technical teams to deliver.

    The Architect must have broad knowledge across Windows server platforms, Citrix, VMware (ESXi) and a broad range of web applications as well.

    You will ideally come from a retail or online media/ecommerce environment previously, and have the ambition & passion to become a crucial member of an aggressively expanding group, delivering some high profile projects this year.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/INFRAR1ON

    3rd line Support Engineer VMWare Citrix Exchange AD Somerset

    £300 to £399

    3rd line Support Engineer VMWare Exchange AD Somerset. This an urgent requirement for a 3rd line Support Engineer, with strong support experience with Windows, VMWare, Exchange, Active Directory. They need someone to start next week so you must be immediately available. Please send me your cv and call me asap. Ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432. You must have experience of the following:

    • Excellent understanding of networking principles including DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP
    • High degree of knowledge with Windows Server 2003/2008 Operating Systems
    • Minimum of 3 years' experience in a third line support role supporting the following areas:
      • Exchange 2003 / 2010
      • Active Directory 2003 / 2008
      • Group Policy 2003 and 2008
      • VmWare ESX Server
      • Citrix XenApp
      • IIS
      • Application deployment
    • Good knowledge of current server, storage & data backup products (ideally including HP Proliant)
      • Qualified MCSE 2003 or higher
      • Good knowledge of ITIL based ICT delivery processes, ideally ITIL v3 Foundation qualified
      • Good ability to operate tools, components, and peripheral accessories.

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:3rdline

    Support Engineer 3rd line VMWare Exchange AD Somerset

    £300 to £399

    Support Engineer 3rd line VMWare Exchange AD Somerset. This an urgent requirement for a 3rd line Support Engineer, with strong support experience with Windows, VMWare, Exchange, Active Directory. They need someone to start next week so you must be immediately available. Please send me your cv and call me asap. Ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    South West / Contract / Ref: BenP:3rdline

    Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst - Online Retailer - London

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst - Online Retailer - London

    Our client, a highly successful eCommerce organisation, require a Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst to join a growing team, to play a key role in providing first and second line to major customers.

    The Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst will support, validate and troubleshoot bugs & issues before assigning them to Engineering teams, and troubleshoot and resolve issues via ticketing systems.

    Working across a large Desktop and Windows/Microsoft technology platform and facing into a range of business users, you will respond to support requests, build relationships with customers, and see problems through to completion.

    You will have previous experience as a Help Desk Analyst or Service Desk Analyst, with a strong log reading and troubleshooting skillset.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SERVDESK1

    Cisco Contact Center Architect / Consultant, UCCE, North West

    £500 to £599

    Cisco Contact Center Architect / Consultant, UCCE, North West

    Cisco Contact Center Architect /Consultant is required by my client a consultancy who have a major piece of work to migrate a clients legacy contact centre technology to Cisco UCCE.

    They are looking for an individual who has done large scale migration work with CISCO previously, and can advise the client on the best fit solutions for them. You will be managing stakeholders at CxO level, and be able to present / document solutions to a very high standard.

    This role will be based in the North West but with travel to multiple sites around the UK

    This is at the beginning stages of a long term project. For further information please send your details to ram.basra@alexanderash.com and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and briefing.

    North West / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/CCM01

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Service Delivery Manager - Online Retail - ITIL

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Service Delivery Manager - Online Retail - ITIL

    Our client, a globally successful E-commerce organisation, require a Service Delivery Manager to ensure efficient operation of the company's IT Infrastructure which supports a global multichannel retail business.

    Managing the relationship between IT and a complex, multi-national retail community, you will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements, as well as play a key role in continuing growth abroad, as well as manage key relationships with technical engineering teams, change functions and external stakeholders. You'll be commercially savvy, with budget management required as well.

    You will have a strong ITIL background, as well as a solid technical understanding around infrastructure technology, and ideally have a solid functional understanding of the retail or eCommerce industry.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an aggressively growing organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SDM1

    Functional Consultant

    £60,000 to £69,999

    My client based in London are seeking a Functional Consultant for a 12 month FTC.

    The Functional Consultant will work closely with key business partners to ensure the applications and systems being delivered have been specified and implemented to their initial and ongoing business requirements.

    The individual will also be instrumental in ensuring that the applications meet the ongoing demands of the business in terms of new functionality; providing a roadmap for applications and accompanying business process improvement change where required and helping to ensure that issues are resolved with vendors in a timely manner.

    Role Description

    Application Management

    • Work with business users to identify and document functional requirements for new or amended system functionality and business processes.
    • Maintain an in-depth understanding of the capability, configuration and roadmap for defined technical applications.
    • Undertake impact assessments of proposed changes on specific technical applications.
    • Ensure that business strategy is translated into workable functionality and business processes within systems.
    • Coordinate with the vendor to resolve any issues/problems with the business applications and ensure that focus and prioritisation is given to any action required.
    • Provide input to UAT process.

    Project Analysis

    • Work with the programme group and IT teams, within the delivery framework, to ensure quality and timeliness of delivery to the business.
    • Provide technical application expertise to support other delivery functions (BA; Architect; Testing and Quality; Training; Development)
    • Input to feasibility and initiation phases of projects with respect to requirements definitions.
    • Work with the project team with regards to all application enhancements.

    Key Accountabilities

    The functional consultant is responsible for delivering the analytical and consulting activities required to define improvements to the finance systems and processes, including:

    • Work closely with the Finance and Practice Management function to ensure best practice is developed and shared.
    • Identify key business drivers and recommend how IT and appropriate technology solutions can be prioritised to;

  • align IT to core business plans;
  • promote technology-based services to the Finance and Practice Management function;

  • Skills & Expertise

    Experience

    • An extensive functional understanding of finance and practice management systems and business processes typically implemented within a law or professional services firm.
    • Extensive IT experience.
    • Experience of developing and evolving strategies and implementing solutions in relation to financial processes and applications
    • An understanding of workflow methodologies and knowledge of relevant technologies within IT Infrastructure.
    • Strong business analyst experience and a demonstrate a background in using and applying a variety of business analyst tools to facilitate requirements gathering, analysis, business process modelling, stakeholder management, development of business cases, solution options and functional specification documentation for the proposed solution/s.

    Technical

    • In-depth expertise appropriate to the Finance and Practice Management area and a passion for the technology with a desire to stay abreast of emerging technologies and trends.

    Written Communications

    • Highly developed written communication skills and be capable of breaking down complex problems into clearly written logical arguments.

    Core Competencies

    Analytical Thought and Problem Solving

    • A consultative approach, involving a high level of creative thinking when seeking to understand, document and resolve problems.
    • An ability to think laterally and innovatively where necessary.
    • Skills in a number of techniques to analyse problems and decompose them to their component parts in order to effectively communicate with business partners and team members.

    Management, Communication & Influencing

    • Strong communications skills, demonstrating the ability to provide a range of information and advice in a coherent manner and on a proactive basis.
    • An ability to establish credibility by demonstrating an understanding of the audience's needs and the nature of the information being shared.
    • An ability to influence situations through the provision of information and advice on straightforward as well as more challenging issues, and a willingness to collaborate with other decision makers on day-to-day activities.
    • Strong change management skills and awareness, with the ability to be able to understand and effect minimum disruption to the business are also required. This will involve the use of various techniques including communications planning and training.
    • An ability to manage the demands of multiple projects, client's requirements, vendors and deliverables by prioritising and maintaining a flexible attitude.

    If this is an opportunity you would be interested in, please apply today

    London / Contract / Ref: NICKFUNCON

    Systems Manager (Wintel, Virtualisation, Desktop Services)

    £80,000 to £89,999

    My client based in the city of London, urgently require an Infrastructure Manager to join their team. With a global business, this is a very exciting opportunity

    Job Details

    The Systems Manager will;

    • have primary responsibility for the global operation of the Systems teams, which is comprised of Systems Access management, Desktop Services, Remote Access Services, Wintel & Virtualisation.
    • review, implement and support processes for solution upgrades; implement the technical support for each area and maintain version, risk & security controls.
    • direct the day-to-day monitoring and control of their services and provide technical services & support including out-of-hours.
    • Work closely with the Technical Design Authority, Architects, Infrastructure Manager, Systems Manager and Regional Infrastructure Managers to plan implement and support Infrastructure technology on a global basis.
    • Ensure all Infrastructure Services are "transparent" to the users via a "seamless" interface with all other areas of IT including all external service providers, and where appropriate reviewing and managing offshore/outsource opportunities.
    • frequently participate in project/engineering tasks under the overall management of the Global Programme Group and internal Projects & Planning teams.
    • Ensure effective DR/BCP for Infrastructure services.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Manage the daily operation of systems services
    • Working with the Head of Infrastructure & Platform, Head of Service Management and your peers, design and develop a comprehensive roadmap for Infrastructure to support my clients strategy
    • Work closely with the Head of Infrastructure& Platform and Head of Service Management to ensure that technology meets defined and agreed upon service levels/KPI's
    • To define service levels/KPI's and metrics were they currently do not exist
    • To adhere to, develop, implement and support IT Operations security
    • Ensure the timely distribution of software and operational acceptance testing
    • Develop & maintain systems management design solutions
    • Assist in the planning, implementing and managing of a business aligned operating budget and ensure all services lines are within budget
    • Provide direction towards the development and implementation of global standards and policies for Infrastructure Services
    • Leading the Systems team to maintain strong morale and commitment to my clients core values
    • To support all initiatives related to off-shoring and outsourcing of Infrastructure Services
    • Ensure routine operational activities such as backups/re stores and monitoring of Infrastructure are carried out to ensure a seamless service
    • Participate in discretionary project/engineering tasks
    • Work closely with global and regional IT development project teams to ensure that new or enhanced technologies meet regional standards for operational technology. Where operational technology standards are not defined, work with appropriate IT Directors and managers to define, implement and operate new operational standards
    • Conduct performance monitoring and capacity testing in conjunction with service continuity tests

    Skills and Qualifications

    • Strong & demonstrable experience or expert knowledge of related services
    • Totally service orientated
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Proven global vendor management experience
    • Ability to exploit IT for business benefit
    • Strong leadership skills to manage team leaders and support teams
    • Off-shoring and outsourcing management
    • Strong skills in procedure development and implementation
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Good Project Management Skills
    • Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Visio
    • Strong planning and organizing skills
    • Good management experience
    • Discretion and reliability

    If this is an opportunity you are interested in, then please apply today

    London / Permanent / Ref: NICKSYSMAN

    Infrastructure Manager (Unix, Storage)

    £80,000 to £89,999

    My client based in the city of London, urgently require an Infrastructure Manager to join their team. With a global business, this is a very exciting opportunity

    Job Details

    The Infrastructure Manager will;

    • have primary responsibility for the global operation of the Infrastructure teams, which is currently comprised of Storage & Unix, Datacenter and Databases.
    • review, implement and support processes for solution upgrades; implement the technical support for each area and maintain version, risk & security controls.
    • direct the day-to-day monitoring and control of their services and provide technical services & support including out-of-hours.
    • Work closely with the Technical Design Authority, Architects, Infrastructure Manager, Systems Manager and Regional Infrastructure Managers to plan implement and support Infrastructure technology on a global basis.
    • Ensure all Infrastructure Services are "transparent" to the users via a "seamless" interface with all other areas of IT including all external service providers, and where appropriate reviewing and managing offshore/outsource opportunities.
    • frequently participate in project/engineering tasks under the overall management of the Global Programme Group and internal Projects & Planning teams.
    • Ensure effective DR/BCP for Infrastructure services.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Manage the daily operation of Infrastructure Services
    • Working with the Head of Infrastructure & Platform, Head of Service Management and your peers, design and develop a comprehensive roadmap for Infrastructure to support my clients strategy
    • Work closely with the Head of Infrastructure& Platform and Head of Service Management to ensure that technology meets defined and agreed upon service levels/KPI's
    • To define service levels/KPI's and metrics were they currently do not exist
    • To adhere to, develop, implement and support IT Operations security
    • Ensure the timely distribution of software and operational acceptance testing
    • Develop & maintain Infrastructure management design solutions
    • Assist in the planning, implementing and managing of a business aligned operating budget and ensure all services lines are within budget
    • Provide direction towards the development and implementation of global standards and policies for Infrastructure Services
    • Leading the Infrastructure team to maintain strong morale and commitment to my clients core values
    • To support all initiatives related to off-shoring and outsourcing of Infrastructure Services
    • Ensure routine operational activities such as backups/re stores and monitoring of Infrastructure are carried out to ensure a seamless service
    • Participate in discretionary project/engineering tasks
    • Work closely with global and regional IT development project teams to ensure that new or enhanced technologies meet regional standards for operational technology. Where operational technology standards are not defined, work with appropriate IT Directors and managers to define, implement and operate new operational standards
    • Conduct performance monitoring and capacity testing in conjunction with service continuity tests

    Skills and Qualifications

    • Strong & demonstrable experience or expert knowledge of related services
    • Totally service orientated
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Proven global vendor management experience
    • Ability to exploit IT for business benefit
    • Strong leadership skills to manage team leaders and support teams
    • Off-shoring and outsourcing management
    • Strong skills in procedure development and implementation
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Good Project Management Skills
    • Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Visio
    • Strong planning and organizing skills
    • Good management experience
    • Discretion and reliability

    If this is an opportunity you are interested in, then please apply today

    London / Permanent / Ref: NICKINFMANBE

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Delivery / Project Manager Secure Networks Billing systems PMR

    £600 to £699

    Delivery / Project Manager Secure Networks Billing systems PMR. My client requires Project Managers / Delivery Managers with experince of Smart metering solutions. You need to have a background in smart metering, networks, radio (LRR - Long Range Radio), PMR - private mobile radio, secure networks, billing systems, any BA skills would also be a bonus. I have a detailed spec so please call me to discuss.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:PMBilling

    Infrastructure / Security Architect Cisco Juniper London

    £400 to £499

    Infrastructure / Security Architect. A Tier 1 client requires an Infrastructure and Security Architect. You must have proven skills in networking, security and DC migration with an extensive knowledge of Enterprise Architecture, identity and access management processes and solutions, key management, PKI and Certificate Management processes. Experience in the provision and implementation of Cloud Services and an ability to evaluate which applications are suitable for the cloud from a security perspective and experience developing and designing network infrastructure. You must have experience of large-scale transformation and migration projects, proven track record of delivering Network solution over both LAN and WAN to large enterprise environment. Experience in Load balancing and caching solutions, preferably f5 and Riverbed. Experience in designing Network Security solutions and evaluating vendor products to ensure they are fit for purpose (Firewalls, IPS, IDS). Plus an understanding of security risk assessments and experience of working with information security standards such as ISO27001. Full remit of the Network solution lifecycle to include requirement gathering, scoping through to design. You must have experience with either Cisco or Juniper and Forefront Identity Manager 2010, Unified Access Gateway and Threat Management Gateway, Active Directory Federation Server or Public Key Infrastructure.m Please call me asap to discuss : Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:SecurityArch

    Technical Architect, e-commerce, .NET, London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Technical Architect, e-commerce, .NET, London

    Technical Architect is required by our client a leading Retail organization. They are looking for Technical Architects who will be able to own technical design solutions for development teams, managing internal stakeholders and technical business teams. You could be involved in a number of large projects that are under way currently, from look at how to improve different aspects of the website, from Checkout services to UI. The projects will be using Technologies such as .NET 3.5 /4, ASP.NET, WCF, HTML, CSS, JQUERY.

    You will need to have good experience of Agile and XP Practices as well as having worked in an e-commerce retail environment. You will need have strong technical skills in .NET 3.5/4, ASP.NET, WCF, SQL, HTML, Software design patterns, Visual Studio and TDD / BDD Frameworks.

    This is a very exciting opportunity to work for an organization that is rapidly expanding, and has a very good footprint in the space it currently works in.

    For further information please send your CV to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/TA01

    Business Analyst ecommerce Retail London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Business Analyst eCommerce Retail London. A global ecommerce retailer who is number 1 in their field requires an experienced Business Analyst with experience in a major retail organisation, gathering requirements and delivering projects geared around a mixture of technology change and eCommerce/Multichannel growth. You must be highly personable with excellent stakeholder management skills. this company offers opportunity for growth, promotion, reward for hard work and the challenge of working on key and varied projects that are going to transform the global offering and presence of this organisation.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:BAecommerce

    eCommerce Project Manager / Development Manager London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    ecommerce Project Manager / Development Manager London. A global retailer requires a Project Manager / Development Manager with ecommerce, Scrum / Agile and Microsoft stack experience, you must be delivery focused with very strong stakeholder management skills / experience. This is a rapidly expanding and highly successful company so the opportunities are immense. Promotion, responsibility, interesting challenging projects and reward for hard work are a few of the benefits of joining this organisation as well as working with the latest technologies. Please call me to discuss the company, the projects you will be working on and the detailed spec : Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:eCommPM/DM

    Project manager - Ecommerce - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Project manager - Ecommerce - London

    Our client, a global Ecommerce organisation is looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of ecommerce projects for the business.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple work streams at any given time across web & business transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2 project management background, particularly with an exceptional track record of managing various ecommerce projects ranging from WEB, Supply chain, Logistics, & IT. The candidate would need to have come from an ecommerce background and have worked across various business areas of an ecommerce organisation.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - EPM - 001

    Oracle RDF Functional Consultant Retail Demand Forecasting

    £600 to £699

    Oracle RDF Functional Consultant Retail Demand Forecasting Paris. A leading consultancy requires an Oracle RDF Functional Consultant who has strong Change Management or UAT Management or Functional expertise within the Retail industry. You must speak French and have strong Functional RDF Knowledge and Retail experience along with excellent communication skills. Please call me asap to discuss the role and project in detail. Ben Price +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    France / Contract / Ref: BenP:IOracleFrance

    Business Analyst P&C General Insurance Surrey

    £300 to £399

    Business Analyst P&C General Insurance Surrey. A Tier 1 Company requires a Business Analyst with experience of P&C General Insurance. You will be required to undertake customer requirements investigation, analysis and solution design in accordance with assigned initiatives and work. you will play a key role in the development of functional documentation, facilitating the management of changes if required. You will support testing initiatives and deal with the resolution of problems as they emerge. As well as facilitate workshops and design sessions using the appropriate methodologies and frameworks. you must have Business Analysis experience from a P&C background with experience of eliciting requirements and creating functional design specifications. The role will involve meetings, discussions with customers and therefore customer interaction / engagement skills are mandatory.

    Home counties / Contract / Ref: BenP:BAInsurance

    Infrastructure Project manager - Outsourcing

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £2m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - PM - 002

    Infrastructure Project manager

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £5m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - IPM - 001

    Account manager - Outsourcing - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Account manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation is looking for experienced Account Manager/s to manage & develop a broad range of clients. The values of the accounts vary in value from £1m to £16m and will be focused on business development, account management and up selling of the clients IT services.

    The Account Manager will interface with the account director from the business, as well as other external customer with regards to developing existing accounts. The position involves a mixture of new business, business development and account management.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ experiences as a Business development manager / Account manager and should have come or worked for an outsourcer / consultancy or services provider. The successful candidate must be able to cross sell / up sell IT & Professional services and must have experiences in cross selling contractual services.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - ACMGR - 001

    Cisco Contact Center Architect / Consultant, UCCE, North West

    £400 to £499

    Cisco Contact Center Architect / Consultant, UCCE, North West

    Cisco Contact Center Architect /Consultant is required by my client a consultancy who have a major piece of work to migrate a clients legacy contact centre technology to Cisco UCCE.

    They are looking for an individual who has done large scale migration work with CISCO previously, and can advise the client on the best fit solutions for them. You will be managing stakeholders at CxO level, and be able to present / document solutions to a very high standard.

    This role will be based in the North West but with travel to multiple sites around the UK

    This is at the beginning stages of a long term project. For further information please send your details to ram.basra@alexanderash.com and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and briefing.

    North West / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/CCM01

    Business Intelligence Manager - eCommerce, London

    £500 to £599

    Business Intelligence Manager - eCommerce, London

    Our client, a global eCommerce organisation, require a Business Intelligence Manager to inherit a team of BI Analysts and Developers, and oversee a number of key Data Warehousing, Analytics & BI initiatives.

    The BI Manager will hold the responsibility for a cross-functional team, analysing, designing, and delivering all aspects of BI for a complex stakeholder community.

    The Business Intelligence Manager will also oversee the scoping and implementation of Big Data solutions, along with various other BI and Data Warehousing projects that will benefit the business in the short and long term.

    You will be a strong team manager, with previous exposure to large, enterprise environments. A track record of delivering BI & DW solutions in a digital, online or retail environment is highly useful. Familiarity with technologies such as SQL (T-SQL) and Big Data (Hadoop etc), is preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Contract / Ref: AP/C/BIMGR

    Business Inteligence Manager Ecommerce BIG Data Hadoop London

    £500 to £599

    Business Inteligence Manager Ecommerce BIG Data Hadoop London. A leading Ecommerce company requires an experienced BI Manager who has experience with the management and implementation of big data solutions, plus eCommerce experience and experience implementing Hadoop, Hive, Vertica and MicroStrategy in the cloud.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:BIMnger

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Quality Assurance Lead - Global Consultancy - Financial Service

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading financial services technology consutlancy, is loking for a Quality Assurance Lead to join their Trade Finance product team. The role will involve working within an Agile environment, alongside development teams during the definition and development of software in order to:

    • Provide a quality assurance perspective into the decision making process during development.
    • To provide early embedded but independent testing of developments using exploratory testing.
    • To gain early understanding of the software being developed and to deliver effective early test preparation to facilitate later more formal testing.

    It is beneficial for the candidate to have experience in the following:

    • Extensive experience of system testing within a product or software development organisation (as opposed to user acceptance testing).
    • Experience of ground up test identification in situations where specifications have one or more of the following characteristics - incompleteness / inconsistency / informality / fluidity - working from business requirements and / or system specifications.
    • Competence in the construction and execution of SQL queries to interrogate database states.
    • Competence in the interpretation of XML schemas / XML and in the use of XML aware editors to construct XML messages.
    • Competence in the use of VBA for the preparation of advanced macros for office applications.
    • Competence in programming in a mainstream compiled strongly typed programming language.

    This is a great opportunity for a high calibre Quality Assurance Lead to move into the financial services industry, and join a company with excellent career growth and prospects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM34459

    Demand Planning Manager- Network

    £300 to £399

    Demand Planning Manager- Network

    My client which is an international communications company are looking for a Demand Planning Manager with knowledge in the field of networks who would be managing Networks team KPIs and performance centrally and would be responsible for:

    • Owning, developing and managing the reporting of Networks Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
    • Networks Incoming Demand forecast and tracking
    • Key stakeholder management including suppliers

    Demand Planning Manager- Network responsibilities

    • Coordinate the production of monthly KPI packs for Network Management Team
    • Coordinate the production of an annual end to end Networks wide Annual Operating Plan. Including inputs from all key stakeholders ensuring the appropriate governance structure is in-place
    • Operate and maintain clear stakeholder engagement with the rest of the UK business employing to ensure forward planning of Networks demand and budget.
    • Produce and maintain a Key Stakeholder map for Networks Business Planning
    • Define, implement and operate a front door process for incoming Networks demand
    • Ensure that key supplier reviews are held and associated issues/ risks are managed

    Demand Planning Manager- Network

    South East / Contract / Ref: SS DEMAND NETWORK

    PMO- Networks

    £300 to £399

    PMO- Networks

    My client who is an international communications company are looking for a PMO with knowledge in the field of networks who would be responsible for business planning related and analytical activities related to OPEX, CAPEX, KPI's & Organisation within the Networks sector.

    The person in this role would be expected to take ownership of the models & frameworks related to the development and tracking of annual, quarterly & monthly planning and reporting. This person would also support the thought leadership process in terms of enhancing Business Planning activities.

    PMO- Networks requirements

    Excellent verbal, numerical and analytical skills with a strong commercial awareness and a strong financial bias.
    Educated to degree level, preferably in a business related subject. A further business related qualification would be advantageous.
    A minimum of 10 years experience in high technology and business environments. Strong financial, planning and contracts experience would be advantageous.
    A strong ethic of maintaining confidentiality and using discretion is a prerequisite.

    PMO- Networks

    South East / Contract / Ref: SS PMO NETWORK

    Senior eCommerce Solution Architect - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Senior eCommerce Solution Architect - Global Consultancy - £80-115k + Package

    Leading Consultancy firm require Senior eCommerce Solution Architects to play a key role in customer-driven projects, based around large scale transformation/change around digital and eCommerce environments.

    The Senior eCommerce Solution Architect will be responsible for designing and developing client solution strategies, as well as the architecture of leading or bleeding-edge concepts and technologies (ATG, WebSphere, Hybris etc).

    The Solution Architect will lead client assessment activities, collaborating with technical SMEs and project managers to ensure that solutions are defined to scope, and are consistent throughout the project lifecycle. You will be seen as the go-to person in the Consulting group for a range of eCommerce technologies and strategy, and regularly converse with clients.

    Candidates will possess a strong experience in the Consultancy space previously, and will have strong knowledge around the latest eCommerce products and technologies - ATG, IBM Websphere and Hybris being the priority. You will be driven to progress your career, and have a client-centric approach to your work.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SAECOM

    Change Manager / Oracle RDF Functional Consultant UAT Paris

    £600 to £699

    Change Manager / Oracle RDF Functional Consultant UAT Paris. A leading consultancy requires an Oracle RDF Functional Consultant who has strong Change Management or UAT Management or Functional expertise within the Retail industry. You must speak French and have strong Functional RDF Knowledge and Retail experience along with excellent communication skills. Please call me asap to discuss the role and project in detail. Ben Price +44 (0) 207 688 8432

    France / Contract / Ref: BenP:IOracleFrance

    Finance Analyst MIS Reporting Retail London South East

    £300 to £399

    Finance Analyst MIS Reporting Retail London South East. A leading Retail Consultancy requires a Finance Analyst who can analyse an internal reporting system. You must have strong Business Analysis skills as well as strong Financial Analysis experience plus excellent stake holder management skills. Retail experience is a must. Please call me to discuss the client and the specific role details. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:FinanceAnalyst

    Senior Developer, Opentext, C#, London

    £400 to £499

    Senior Developer, Opentext, C#, London

    Lead designer / developer is required by our client who are building a solution to make literature available on devices (iOS, Android, desktops). This could include many different types of documents / brochures.

    You will need to have strong C# / .NET skills, and be able to utilize the OpenText API.

    Due to the nature of this project I can give you further details but please send me through your CV and I will be in contact ASAP.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/OT01

    Senior Social Media Consultant

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Senior Social Media Consultant-

    My client who are a global Tier 1 consultancy are searching for a Senior Social Media Consultant to drive superior performance. You will be part of the team responsible for the social media capability development supporting their clients with an integration of enterprise web technologies such as CMS, eCommerce, enterprise search and social media layer.

    Senior Social Media Consultant Key Responsibilities:

    ·Help to grow the social media practice

    ·Develop and deliver enterprise level social business strategies to clients

    ·Build and support branded communities for clients

    ·Develop social listening and responding capabilities for our clients

    ·Drive insight into marketing strategies through social listening for our clients

    ·Participate in business development efforts and strategy engagements

    Senior Social Media Consultant Required Skills

    ·Detailed understanding social media

    ·Strong familiarity with other Web 2.0 technologies such as social media, personalization and behavioral targeting

    ·Excellent understanding of emerging technologies and the ability to define and articulate various strategic digital technologies to our clients

    ·Provide digital media industry and solution expertise to apply value proposition to client business requirements and develop solution architectures to address common digital media business challenges.

    ·Proven entrepreneurial skills and the ability to identify, pursue and close new business opportunities

    ·Familiarity with agile development methodologies and the full web development life cycle, including interactions with external creative agencies. Must be able to lead a large web development project or digital marketing strategy project.

    ·Must be familiar with major content management systems (Vignette, Interwoven, Documentum), ecommerce systems (IBM Webshere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, ATG) and search packages (FAST, Endeca).

    Senior Social Media Consultant

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS SOCIAL MEDIA

    Principal Database Engineer

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Principal Database Engineer

    My client who are an international online retailer are searching for a Principal Database Engineer. This is the top technical position responsible for all aspects of the Relational OLTP Databases, BI, ETL, Data warehousing, Structured and non-structured data. As a Principal you will work alongside the delivery team and a core of 5 other principals forming the technical governance for all Engineering and the continued improvement of tools, processes and technologies.

    Principal Database Engineer

    • The education and enactment of the Reference architecture across the Product development team and third party suppliers.
    • To act as a technical reference point for members of the team and to provide guidance, mentoring and skills development for the members of the team.
    • Support the team in the planning estimating and design of solution in accordance with best practice and the reference architecture.
    • Setting and maintaining Coding standards and development practices.
    • Working with the Technical Team Leads to develop a Technical lead community responsible for the furtherment of the Technical Team Lead role
    • Active member of the Product development Management team, working with the team to improve and maintain the strategic and operational goals of Product Development.
    • Work as an ambassador for the technical and engineering capability both internally and externally
    • A keen advocate of quality and continual improvement; an agent of change.
    • Work closely with the Development Team managers to ensure that training and career development of the Technical staff is aligned with the technology road map and reference architecture.

      Principal Database Engineer Technologies:
    • SQL (T-SQL),
    • Software design patterns
    • Performance orientated design/domain driven design/SOA.
    • Enterprise wide system design (Transactional/Merge Replication, SQL Service Broker)
    • Designing database systems with 99.9% availability and uptime
    • Broader Base of knowledge on the following technologies:
    • Experience of non-relational data patterns and management (nosql)
    • Experience of Cloud based data storage
    • Database & Table Partitioning and Data Compression
    • High Availability - Clustering, Mirroring, SQL Server running on VM
    • SQL Server BI Tools - SSRS/SSIS/SSAS
    • Physical Server Design and database optimized SAN/Drive alignment

    Principal Database Engineer

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS PRINCIPAL DB

    Technical Project Manager, Digital, London

    £300 to £399

    Technical Project Manager, Digital, London

    Technical Project Manager is required by my client a digital agency. They are looking for an indivudal who is happy facing off to a client, and managing senior stakeholders within the client.

    You will be invovled in running projects in excess of £200,000, and could be managing multiple projects at the same time.

    The projects will all be based around delivering technology products to the client.

    You must be able to produce clear project plans, and documentation for the customer.

    For more information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/PM005

    Account manager - Outsourcing - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Account manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation is looking for experienced Account Manager/s to manage & develop a broad range of clients. The values of the accounts vary in value from £1m to £16m and will be focused on business development, account management and up selling of the clients IT services.

    The Account Manager will interface with the account director from the business, as well as other external customer with regards to developing existing accounts. The position involves a mixture of new business, business development and account management.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ experiences as a Business development manager / Account manager and should have come or worked for an outsourcer / consultancy or services provider. The successful candidate must be able to cross sell / up sell IT & Professional services and must have experiences in cross selling contractual services.

    If you feel that you are a suitable candidate, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - ACMGR - 001

    Infrastructure Project manager - Outsourcing

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £2m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - PM - 002

    Quality Assurance Lead - Global Consultancy - Financial Service

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading financial services technology consutlancy, is loking for a Quality Assurance Lead to join their Trade Finance product team. The role will involve working within an Agile environment, alongside development teams during the definition and development of software in order to:

    • Provide a quality assurance perspective into the decision making process during development.
    • To provide early embedded but independent testing of developments using exploratory testing.
    • To gain early understanding of the software being developed and to deliver effective early test preparation to facilitate later more formal testing.

    It is beneficial for the candidate to have experience in the following:

    • Extensive experience of system testing within a product or software development organisation (as opposed to user acceptance testing).
    • Experience of ground up test identification in situations where specifications have one or more of the following characteristics - incompleteness / inconsistency / informality / fluidity - working from business requirements and / or system specifications.
    • Competence in the construction and execution of SQL queries to interrogate database states.
    • Competence in the interpretation of XML schemas / XML and in the use of XML aware editors to construct XML messages.
    • Competence in the use of VBA for the preparation of advanced macros for office applications.
    • Competence in programming in a mainstream compiled strongly typed programming language.

    This is a great opportunity for a high calibre Quality Assurance Lead to move into the financial services industry, and join a company with excellent career growth and prospects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM34459

    QA Lead - Software Development - £60,000 base

    £60,000 to £69,999

    QA Lead - Software Development - £60,000 base

    My client, a leading software vendor/systems integration company who specialise in providing a broad portfolio of banking, treasury, trading and risk solutions, are currently seeking an exceptional QA Lead to work alongside development teams during the definition and development of software, as well as act as the primary point of day to day contact into the software development function.

    The key responsibilities will include;

    Actively monitoring the prospective and ongoing software development activities; Participating in design and development meetings; Identifying and proposing systematic breakdowns of the test activities for each individual development; Leading defect status expediting sessions with the project managers responsible for the delivery of the software; Delivery of tactical test automation and utilities to support software testing; Prepare briefs for other resources; Define test data patterns to support the testing.

    To be considered for this role, you will be able to demonstrate extensive experience of;

    System testing within a product or software development organisation (Not UAT testing); Ground up test identification (incl. inconsistency/incompleteness/informality/fluidity - working from business requirements and/or system specifications); Construction and execution of SQL queries to interrogate database states; Interpretation of XML schemas / XML and in the use of XML aware editors to construct XML messages; Use of VBA for the preparation of advanced macros for office applications; programming in a mainstream compiled strongly typed programming language; Test automation (Commercial thick client test automation tools such as QTP, Functional web-client test automation tools such as Selenium, load test tools such as the Grinder or LoadRunner); Systematic software test case selection and specification; Operating in a defect coordination / management role

    To be considered fo this exciting opportunity, forward your details today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search practice.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-2801-QA

    Finance Analyst Functional MIS Reports Retail London South East

    £300 to £399

    Finance Analyst Functional MIS Reports Retail London South East. A leading retail organisation requires a Finance Functional Analyst who can analyse an internal reporting system. You must have some Business Analysis skills, strong Finacial Analysis experience as well as excellent stake holder management experience, retail experience is a must.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:FinanceAnalyst

    Test Manager / Test Consultant, Web, London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Test Manager / Consultant, Web, London

    Test Manager / Test Consultant is required by my client a global consultancy. They are looking to bring on a couple of individuals who can drive testing on a couple of major projects.

    This will be testing Websites with a lot of traffic and users. Dependent on level, you will be involved in actually carrying out the testing, writing test plans, and also putting together test strategy for these particular clients.

    This is a client facing role, and good documentation and presentation skills are required.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to propel your career whilst working on some very large projects.

    For further information please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/WTM

    Web Developer UI Front End HTML CSS Javascript JQuery London

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Web Developer UI Front End HTML CSS JavaScript JQuery London. A Global Organisation who is the number one in their field requires a Front End / Web developer who has experience as a UI Developer, you must have strong experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, cross browser testing, bug fixing, wireframes and Photoshop. This role will give you the opportunity to work on a World Class website and work for a highly successful / profitable organisation that is truly a World leader in their field. This role will rapidly grow in to a Senior Developer position. Please call me asap as I have a detailed spec I would like to discuss with you: Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: benP:WebDev

    Senior/Lead QA Automation Engineer - eCommerce - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Senior/Lead QA Automation Engineer - eCommerce - London

    Our client, a major eCommerce organisation, require an experienced Senior/Lead QA Automation Engineer to play a key role in the creation of QA strategies, plus test plans/cases from customer requirement specifications, based around high availability systems.

    The Lead QA Analyst/Engineer will be responsible for acting as the Senior Quality Assurance individual on a range of programmes of work, assisting in the development of QA process excellence internally, as well as also contributing to building a new team from scratch. The organisation is moving from manual to automated test environments, and as such any experience of driving your current/previous business in this direction is highly advantageous.

    This is an organisation with business critical systems that customers depend on - as such this is a highly challenging environment. You will have previous experience with testing web-based applications, plus a broad range of aptitude across Quality Assurance methodologies and processes, as well as Agile & XP experience. Experience with Selenium and/or SOAP UI is required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding organisation.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/LSQAA

    Scrum Master - Online Platforms - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Scrum Master - Online Platforms - London

    My client, a major online organisation, are searching for a Scrum Master, as part of major growth plans and a vast range of projects.

    You will be working across a number of cutting edge development projects in London, with the Scrum Master responsible for facilitating Scrum meetings, and driving development teams adoption of Agile processes. The Scrum Master will manage daily stand-ups, and undertake spring retrospectives, addressing issues & identifying areas for improvement.

    Working closely with product managers, developers and the business, the Scrum Master will oversee a range of technically innovative projects, as well as take ownership for the groups adoption of Agile.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an organisation at the beginning of their development internationally. Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SCRMS

    Principal Database Engineer

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Principal Database Engineer

    My client who are an international online retailer are searching for a Principal Database Engineer. This is the top technical position responsible for all aspects of the Relational OLTP Databases, BI, ETL, Data warehousing, Structured and non-structured data. As a Principal you will work alongside the delivery team and a core of 5 other principals forming the technical governance for all Engineering and the continued improvement of tools, processes and technologies.

    Principal Database Engineer

    • The education and enactment of the Reference architecture across the Product development team and third party suppliers.
    • To act as a technical reference point for members of the team and to provide guidance, mentoring and skills development for the members of the team.
    • Support the team in the planning estimating and design of solution in accordance with best practice and the reference architecture.
    • Setting and maintaining Coding standards and development practices.
    • Working with the Technical Team Leads to develop a Technical lead community responsible for the furtherment of the Technical Team Lead role
    • Active member of the Product development Management team, working with the team to improve and maintain the strategic and operational goals of Product Development and ASOS IT.
    • Work as an ambassador for the technical and engineering capability both internally and externally
    • A keen advocate of quality and continual improvement; an agent of change.
    • Work closely with the Development Team managers to ensure that training and career development of the Technical staff is aligned with the technology road map and reference architecture.

      Principal Database Engineer Technologies:
    • SQL (T-SQL),
    • Software design patterns
    • Performance orientated design/domain driven design/SOA.
    • Enterprise wide system design (Transactional/Merge Replication, SQL Service Broker)
    • Designing database systems with 99.9% availability and uptime
    • Broader Base of knowledge on the following technologies:
    • Experience of non-relational data patterns and management (nosql)
    • Experience of Cloud based data storage
    • Database & Table Partitioning and Data Compression
    • High Availability - Clustering, Mirroring, SQL Server running on VM
    • SQL Server BI Tools - SSRS/SSIS/SSAS
    • Physical Server Design and database optimized SAN/Drive alignment

    Principal Database Engineer

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS PRINCIPAL DB

    Development Manager - Global eCommerce Company

    £60,000 to £69,999

    My client a Global eCommerce Company is looking for a Development Manager to join their ever growing team. If you have experience in leading Software Engineers, QA's, User Interface Developers / engineering teams to deliver the software required for technical change than this is a fantastic opportunity to further your career.

    What experience you must have to be successful for this role:

    • Transactional, high volume website, ideally eCommerce, experience.
    • Strong software engineering background
    • Certified Scrum Master, with strong facilitation and leadership skills including proficiency in delivering standard Agile ceremonies, such as retrospectives, reviews and Scrum planning sessions
    • Strong knowledge of software development methodologies and practices (Agile, Scrum and Waterfall)

    London / Permanent / Ref: PAB/203

    Senior Social Media Consultant

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Senior Social Media Consultant-

    My client who are a global Tier 1 consultancy are searching for a Senior Social Media Consultant to drive superior performance. You will be part of the team responsible for the social media capability development supporting their clients with an integration of enterprise web technologies such as CMS, eCommerce, enterprise search and social media layer.

    Senior Social Media Consultant Key Responsibilities:

    ·Help to grow the social media practice

    ·Develop and deliver enterprise level social business strategies to clients

    ·Build and support branded communities for clients

    ·Develop social listening and responding capabilities for our clients

    ·Drive insight into marketing strategies through social listening for our clients

    ·Participate in business development efforts and strategy engagements

    Senior Social Media Consultant Required Skills

    ·Detailed understanding social media

    ·Strong familiarity with other Web 2.0 technologies such as social media, personalization and behavioral targeting

    ·Excellent understanding of emerging technologies and the ability to define and articulate various strategic digital technologies to our clients

    ·Provide digital media industry and solution expertise to apply value proposition to client business requirements and develop solution architectures to address common digital media business challenges.

    ·Proven entrepreneurial skills and the ability to identify, pursue and close new business opportunities

    ·Familiarity with agile development methodologies and the full web development life cycle, including interactions with external creative agencies. Must be able to lead a large web development project or digital marketing strategy project.

    ·Must be familiar with major content management systems (Vignette, Interwoven, Documentum), ecommerce systems (IBM Webshere Commerce, Microsoft Commerce Server, ATG) and search packages (FAST, Endeca).

    Senior Social Media Consultant

    London / Permanent / Ref: SS SOCIAL MEDIA

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Product Owner - Trade Finance - Global Consultancy - VP Level

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Our client, a leading global consultancy, is looking for an experienced Product Owner to work within their Trade Finance offering. They're currently seeking a Product Owner to work within their fully Agile development function in London; this role will be challenging and fast paced, and would suit somebody who wants to take the next step in their career and isn't shy of taking responsibility.

    Although the role is sitting within the Financial Sector, they are willing to see strong candidates from outside of this, as they have previous experience as an Agile Product Owner, or have experience as a Scrum Master with a desire to move into a more business facing role.

    Alexander Ash is acting as agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM349

    Blackberry Technical Support Advisor

    £300 to £399

    Blackberry Technical Support Advisor

    About the Role:
    The Blackberry Support Team provides IT helpdesk technical support for propositions which combine Microsoft, mobile, email and Internet technologies. Such propositions are central to the corporate strategy, and require the appropriate level of customer support (typically delivered on a helpdesk to helpdesk basis with our corporate customers)
    The contractor will need to provide specialist 2nd line support and technical expertise. This involves helping to resolve high priority and complex faults, whilst continually looking for ways to improve the services we provide.
    The key responsibilities include:
    1. Providing 2ndline technical support
    2. Validating 3rd party applications
    3. Improving the support function
    4. Managing stakeholders

    Blackberry Technical Support Advisor Essential skills, attributes and experience:
    * A level of expertise in Windows networking, to have an excellent working understating of configuration and installation of all of the current supported client (Windows 98, NT4, 2000 Pro, XP, Win 7) and server operating systems (NT4, 2000 server, 2003 server, 2007 Server) to a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) or equivalent standard.
    * To have an excellent working knowledge of the BlackBerry infrastructure
    * To have a good understanding of the components of the GPRS network, how they work and fit into the Network architecture.
    * Customer Driven
    * Ownership of customer's queries.
    * Communication skills, to be able to communicate with both technical and non-technical customers.
    * Responsibility and accountability
    * Actively look to discover completely new solutions to problems and further improvements to current procedures in the BlackBerry arena in order to increase customer satisfaction.
    * Display a can do attitude, respect for others - internal and external customers, in a friendly and polite manner
    * Team work, working together, create trust
    * To breed a culture within the team that is recognized in the business as leading the way in technology customer care.
    * Proactive contribution to the teams culture/dynamics

    Blackberry Technical Support Advisor

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: SS Blackberry

    Database Engineer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    SQL Database Developer - ecommerce - London

    Our client, a global ecommerce organisation are looking for an experienced SQL database developers to work on a broad range of database development projects as part of a new technology transformation for the business.

    The database developer will be involved in developing bespoke applications using the latest development tools. You will be working in a fast paced Agile environment, whilst being part of a vast cross functional development team.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ experience in developing SQL based applications using the Microsoft stack (SSAS, SSRS, and SSIS) and have great analytical skills with experience of developing using Agile / Scrum methodologies (TDD & BDD). Experience in ecommerce environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - DBE - 002

    Infrastructure Project manager

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300k - £5m.

    The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes.

    The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, change management experience, and managing the scope of projects. Projects will particularly be focused on data centre migrations or builds (UNIX, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc.), Network implementations. Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - IPM - 001

    Service Delivery Manager - Online Retail - ITIL

    £60,000 to £69,999

    My client a Global E-commerce organisation is looking for a Service Delivery Manager to join their ever going team. If you have delivered an IT infrastructure which supports a multichannel retail business, this is right for you. You must have either Retail or eCommerce experience to be considered for this role.

    You will be managing the relationship between IT and a complex, multi-national retail community, you will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements, as well as play a key role in continuing growth abroad, as well as manage key relationships with technical engineering teams, change functions and external stakeholders. You'll be commercially savvy, with budget management required as well. You will have a strong ITIL background, as well as a solid technical understanding around infrastructure technology, and ideally have a solid functional understanding of the retail or eCommerce industry. This is an excellent opportunity to join an aggressively growing organisation

    London / Permanent / Ref: PB/210

    Service Delivery Manager - Online Retail - ITIL

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Service Delivery Manager - Online Retail - ITIL

    Our client, a globally successful E-commerce organisation, require a Service Delivery Manager to ensure efficient operation of the company's IT Infrastructure which supports a global multichannel retail business.

    Managing the relationship between IT and a complex, multi-national retail community, you will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements, as well as play a key role in continuing growth abroad, as well as manage key relationships with technical engineering teams, change functions and external stakeholders. You'll be commercially savvy, with budget management required as well.

    You will have a strong ITIL background, as well as a solid technical understanding around infrastructure technology, and ideally have a solid functional understanding of the retail or eCommerce industry.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an aggressively growing organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SDM1

    Software Development Manager - Online Retail - London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Software Development Manager - Online Retail - London

    Our client, a global leader in the ecommerce and online space, requires an experience Software Development Manager to manage a .Net, C# and SQL-aligned development group in the midst of a number of large projects.

    The Software Development Manager will be expected to lead the engineers in solving technical challenges for the business. You will draw from your technical expertise to mentor engineers, and provide leadership & new processes, whilst helping define project metrics and requirements.

    You will have experience in solving technical issues on performance, scalability and enterprise system architecture, and the Development Manager is expected to providing independent full systems design, including requirements gathering, specifications, and coding.

    You will be Agile-minded and degree educated with 3-5 years of software development experience building large scale distributed systems. This is an excellent opportunity to play a key role in a major player in the online space. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SDM

    Infrastructure Architect - Microsoft - Online Retail, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Infrastructure Architect - Microsoft Technologies - Online Retail

    Our client, a globally recognised online retailer, is looking for an experienced Infrastructure Architect to be responsible for the design and technical delivery of substantial change to help support an international eCommerce platform, based around Microsoft technologies.

    Having come from a technical engineering background, the Infrastructure Architect will be able to lead the design and delivery of various projects geared around increasing capacity, replacing legacy systems, and increasing architectural governance within the team and environment. The Infrastructure Architect will scope and define requirements with the business, and translate these into logical designs for technical teams to deliver.

    The Architect must have broad knowledge across Windows server platforms, Citrix, VMware (ESXi) and a broad range of web applications as well.

    You will ideally come from a retail or online media/ecommerce environment previously, and have the ambition & passion to become a crucial member of an aggressively expanding group, delivering some high profile projects this year.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/INFRAR1ON

    Project manager - Infrastructure - London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Project manager - Infrastructure - London

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a number of project managers for a global services provider. As an experienced Project Manager you will be focussing on complex infrastructure projects. The role will focus on complex single projects / multiple projects to the value £300000 - c £5m. As the project manager you will have significant experience in managing this type of engagement, and will be highly proficient in change management, and managing the scope of projects. Typical infrastructure projects will include change & transformation projects, datacentre relocations, Rollouts, WAN projects, IP projects, VDI/Virtualisation engagements.

    Project manager - Infrastructure - Duties

    • Defining, shaping, leading and delivering transitional and/or transformational infrastructure projects of a large and/or strategic and/or complex nature.
    • Running projects adopting best practices including Prince2, and ensuring the project team do so too.
    • Monitoring, and reporting on, the overall profitability of the project.
    • Escalating promptly any issues that may in future have an impact on Computacenter or the future relationship with the customer.
    • Running stages, tranches or other parts of a complex or large project or programme.
    • Participating in pre-sales presentations and meetings.

    Skills

    • Holds Prince2 Practitioner qualification
    • Must have experience in having managed at least 3 large infrastructure projects.
    • Experience of running a number of large or complex infrastructure projects successfully.
    • P&L management experience.

    If you feel that you are suitable for the position, please get in touch by sending cv's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 6888435.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - PMCC - 01

    Applications Manager - ERP - HR - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Applications Manager - ERP - HR systems - London

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a HR applications manager for a global client based in London. The Applications Manager (Human Resources) is responsible for the day-to-day support, management and longer-term service improvement of the existing enterprise applications used to support the HR functions within the organisation, globally. The prime system in use is PeopleSoft HRMS.

    As the Applications manager you will ensure that you have deep understanding of each application, its architecture and configuration is maintained across the business. Also ensuring that the HR suite of applications operates within meaningful and relevant performance parameters creating and defining them where they are absent. You will be working with the IT Infrastructure and Architecture teams, as well as external suppliers, to improve the overall service quality and reduce the overall operational cost. The Applications Manager will be responsible for ensuring provision of skilled support expertise to the relevant internal IT resolving teams and providing updates as required to the IT Client Services and Incident management channel. You will also to providing the expert interface to the business, planning and implementation escalations relating to agreed major changes, including projects.

    Skills required:

    >Experience of supporting the HR function of a global business and experience of PeopleSoft HRMS or other large HR Systems which ideally includes CRM and e-performance modules.
    >Oversee product updates, and therefore should have a level of project management experience.
    >IT experience, including leadership responsibilities of small teams, ideally in a global or regional enterprise with a partnership structure.
    >Previous experience leading regional or global teams within a matrix structure with understanding of infrastructure and application development.
    >Proven track record of delivering or supporting technology solutions utilising offshore resources.

    If you feel that you are more suitable for the position, please email CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - PASM - 01

    Lead Developer Business Intelligence BI DW SSRS SSIS London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Lead Developer Business Intelligence BI DW SSRS SSIS SSAS T-SQL London. A global eCommerce company requires a talented Lead BI Developer with strong experience in the successful delivery and ongoing maintenance of complex, high performing and high quality software systems and have Knowledge of Big Data, Data Warehousing, ODS, Data-Marts, CRM and OLAP concepts and designs. If you have migrated 2 DWH's in to a new DWH that would be a bonus. You must have experience leading & mentoring teams of developers. As well as experience in T-SQL, and the effective use of constraints and Indexes, SSIS Developer; Lookups, Loops, Cache, Events, and Parameterization, SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition, SSAS, Database & Table Partitioning and Data Compression and Data Warehousing techniques, methodologies, and data modeling tools. This role will give you the opportunity to own the technical design of solutions and own the delivery for one of the largest global ecommerce retailers. I have a detailed spec so please call me to discuss. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:BIDeveloper

    Application Packaging Engineer MS Tools Install Shield France

    £300 to £399

    Application Packaging Engineer MS Tools Install Shield France. An IT Services company requires a Application Packaging Engineer to work on a desktop deployment project, you must have experience with Installshield or Wise Package Studio, desktop imaging / deployment. You must speak French for this role.

    France / Contract / Ref: BenP:applicationPack

    Finance Transformation Delivery Leads, London, Consulting

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Finance Transformation Delivery Lead, London, Consulting

    Finance Change Transformation Delivery Leads are required by my client a Global Consulting Organization. Due to significant growth, they require a number of individuals who are able to work fully end to end on large scale technology programmes.

    You will have responsibility for mobilizing, managing and delivering projects and programmes in the Finance and Risk space. You will shape and estimate team structures, implement programme governance and release plans as well as driving delivery.

    You will be involved on large scale implementations which could include:- Risk and Regulatory Programmes, ERP System implementation, Target Operating Model design and leading transformation programmes across the Finace, Risk and Treasury Domains.

    This is a great opportunity to join an established organisation who are continuing to grow. For more information please send me your CV to ram.basra@alexanderash.com and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/TDL001

    SharePoint Developer HTML CSS ASP.NET JavaScript SQL Bristol

    £50,000 to £59,999

    SharePoint Developer HTML CSS ASP.NET JavaScript SQL Bristol. This is an opportunity to live by the coast and have a quality life style (beach, Sun, surfing) whilst still working for one of the UK's no.1 IT companies, they require a SharePoint developer with experience developing with SharePoint 2010, Visual Studio, HTML, CSS, ASP.Net (C#), JavaScript, SQL .NET application design, development, administration and configuration. As well as demonstrable knowledge of best practice in SharePoint architecture design and if you have project management experience that will be a bonus. Please send me your cv and call me to discuss the detailed spec and the client. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    South West / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Sharepoint

    Business Analyst- Ecommerce/Digital

    £400 to £499

    Business Analyst- Ecommerce/Digital

    My client who are an international communications company are urgently searching for a Business Analyst to work on a key Ecommerce project. You will be working with a highly skilled Agile Scrum team on their flagship product.

    Business Analyst- Ecommerce/Digital requirements;
    Understanding requirements from business users and translating them into user stories
    Generating and prioritising Scrum backlogs
    Define business requirements - working with the business to create epics and user stories , maintaining the product backlog, support in planning, estimation and other activities.
    Reviewing customer acceptance criteria
    Plan, schedule and facilitate workshops and present to groups
    Support the product owner and wider Scrum Team prior to and during development activities
    SharePoint 2010 experience is desirable
    Experience of web developments desirable
    Passionate and ability to take ownership is a must

    Business Analyst- Ecommerce/Digital

    London / Contract / Ref: SS BA ECOMM/DIG

    Project Manager, eCommerce Transformation

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Project Manager, eCommerce Transformation

    Project Manager is required by my client, a leading online retailer aiming to continue their substantial growth in the online space.

    Due to a huge demand for their products and services, this organisation are growing their business internationally, and venturing into new channels. As such the Project Manager will be responsible for workstreams across business and technology problems, engaging with internal stakeholders to ensure change and development to their eCommerce platform and internal processes (supply chain, international retail etc).

    The role itself will entail working in a fast-paced environment and work through the end-to-end project lifecycle on complex and large-scale technology and/or business change projects.

    You will be an experienced Project Manager with a strong background in eCommerce and retail previously.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a major player in the industry, with aggressive plans for growth in 2013. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/PMECB

    Product Owner - Trade Finance - Global Consultancy - VP Level

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Our client, a leading global consultancy, is looking for an experienced Product Owner to work within their Trade Finance offering. They're currently seeking a Product Owner to work within their fully Agile development function in London; this role will be challenging and fast paced, and would suit somebody who wants to take the next step in their career and isn't shy of taking responsibility.

    Although the role is sitting within the Financial Sector, they are willing to see strong candidates from outside of this, as they have previous experience as an Agile Product Owner, or have experience as a Scrum Master with a desire to move into a more business facing role.

    Alexander Ash is acting as agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM349

    Test Manager Software Testing Oxford

    £300 to £399

    Test Manager Software Testing Oxford. A consultancy working on high profile international projects requires a Test Manager to run an extensive software testing project. You must be ISTQB Software Testing Foundation qualified and have experience completing projects to specifications, dealing with cross-team dependencies, testing to constantly evolving requirements in a fast paced environment and in an Open source environment. plus experience in assessing test opjectives, context & risk, monitoring test results & checking exit criteria, setting up test ware for traceability, introducing metrics and developing response strategies and processes for high-criticality and security vulnerability related bug notifications,pro-actively investigate and find potential security holes and attack vectors within both the existing and newly-developed code base. Please call me to discuss the detailed spec : Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:TestMNGR

    Applications Manager - Human Resource systems

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Applications Manager - Human Resources - Peoplesoft

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a HR applications manager for a global client based in London. The Applications Manager (Human Resources) is responsible for the day-to-day support, management and longer-term service improvement of the existing enterprise applications used to support the HR functions within the organisation, globally. The prime system in use is PeopleSoft HRMS.

    As the Applications manager you will ensure that you have deep understanding of each application, its architecture and configuration is maintained across the business. Also ensuring that the HR suite of applications operates within meaningful and relevant performance parameters creating and defining them where they are absent. You will be working with the IT Infrastructure and Architecture teams, as well as external suppliers, to improve the overall service quality and reduce the overall operational cost. The Applications Manager will be responsible for ensuring provision of skilled support expertise to the relevant internal IT resolving teams and providing updates as required to the IT Client Services and Incident management channel. You will also to providing the expert interface to the business, planning and implementation escalations relating to agreed major changes, including projects.

    Skills required:

    >Experience of supporting the HR function of a global business and experience of PeopleSoft HRMS or other large HR Systems which ideally includes CRM and e-performance modules.
    >Oversee product updates, and therefore should have a level of project management experience.
    >IT experience, including leadership responsibilities of small teams, ideally in a global or regional enterprise with a partnership structure.
    >Previous experience leading regional or global teams within a matrix structure with understanding of infrastructure and application development.
    >Proven track record of delivering or supporting technology solutions utilising offshore resources.

    If you feel that you are more suitable for the position, please email CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - PASM - 01

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Infrastructure Project Manager - Outsourcing - London

    Our client, a global Outsourcing organisation are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a broad range of infrastructure projects as part of a new portfolio of customer projects being won (primarily in financial services and private sector accounts). The Project Manager will interface with external stakeholders, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the internal technical groups to ensure end-to-end delivery of projects.

    The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across data centre transformation projects, as well as systems/applications changes. The candidate must have 4 years+ Prince 2-aligned Infrastructure project management background, particularly with an exceptional track record of data centre migrations or builds (Unix, AIX, Storage, Wintel etc). Experience in Managed Services environments is also highly preferred.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: APPMI1

    Technical Architect - ASP.NET/SQL - eCommerce

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Technical Architect - ASP.NET/SQL - eCommerce

    Our client, a globally recognised online fashion retailer, is looking for an experienced Technical Architect to be responsible for the design and technical delivery substantial change to a major eCommerce platform, running on MS stack technologies, in particular .NET and SQL.

    Having come from a technical development background, the Technical Architect will be able to lead the design and development of various projects geared around increasing functionality, improving the site and delivering innovation to the group. The Technical Architect will have a strong .NET development background, and have proven design capabilities including; design code that adheres to the SOLID principles, understanding asynchronous programming techniques and message exchange patterns, and design of loosely coupled applications.

    The Architect must have broad knowledge of: ASP.NET, SQL, WCF, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Visual Studio, Testing, Software Design patterns and distributed message system design.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding group, delivering a number of high-profile projects over the next few years.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/TECARC1

    eCommerce Consultant - Global Consulting Firm - London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    eCommerce Consultant - Global Consulting Firm - London

    Global Consultancy require a number of talented and engaging eCommerce Consultants to join a newly formed group leading bids, pre sales engagements and transformation projects across Digital and eCommerce technologies.

    The core remit of the eCommerce Consultant will be to translate business needs into effective and resilient technology solutions, and seeing these through to the point of BAU (build, test and implementation). Consultants will also help design solutions, transition clients towards their new solutions, and maintain a high client focus throughout the full project lifecycle.

    Previous exposure to Business Analysis and/or Internal Consulting in a UK Products organisation (retail, consumer goods, travel etc) is required, as is a solid understanding of technical change around areas like Java, ATG, SOA is highly preferential.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/ECOMCON

    Product Manager - Trading Platforms/Real-Time Data

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Product Manager - Trading Platforms/Real-Time Data

    My client, a major spread betting organisation, require an experienced Product Manager to manage a range of new services & offerings based around trading/pricing platforms and real-time data feeds.

    The Product Manager will come into a small team at an early stage of the development of a portfolio of products, and will be instrumental in developing the road map and delivering product development as well as providing leadership and ideas to the technical/Scrum teams.

    Digest common requirements and provide specifications of new features and enhancements, and provide leadership in the product strategy, marketing and development stages.

    A strong understanding, and keen interest, in trading platforms and/or real-time data feeds is required for the Product Manager to be successful in this role. You will also be able to offer an entrepreneurial approach, as well as the ability to deal with a range of stakeholders to deliver successful new products.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/PRODMGR

    Product Owner - Trade Finance - Global Consultancy - VP Level

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Our client, a leading global consultancy, is looking for an experienced Product Owner to work within their Trade Finance offering. They're currently seeking a Product Owner to work within their fully Agile development function in London; this role will be challenging and fast paced, and would suit somebody who wants to take the next step in their career and isn't shy of taking responsibility.

    Although the role is sitting within the Financial Sector, they are willing to see strong candidates from outside of this, as they have previous experience as an Agile Product Owner, or have experience as a Scrum Master with a desire to move into a more business facing role.

    Alexander Ash is acting as agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM349

    Business Intelligence Architect BI DW SSAS T-SQL Modeling Londo

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Business Intelligence Architect BI DW SSAS T-SQL Modeling London. A global eCommerce company requires a DW BI Architect with experience of re-architecting two data warehouses in to one with strong analytical & problem solving skills, experience of implementing / supporting Big Data, cloud-based solutions, large data implementations, T-SQL, SSIS, SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition, SSAS, SSRS, Database & Table Partitioning, Data Compression, Data Warehousing, methodologies, data modeling and SQL Server security. You should have experience of proof of concept, mapping or architecture of Big Data and experience of 3rd parties, consultancy's or vendors that provided Big data solutions. This role will give you the opportunity to own the technical design of solutions for one of the largest global ecommerce retailers. I have a detailed spec so please call me to discuss. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:BIArchitect

    Business Intelligence Developer DW SSRS SSIS SSAS T-SQL London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Business Intelligence Developer DW SSRS SSIS SSAS T-SQL London. A global eCommerce company requires a talented BI Developer with strong experience in the successful delivery and ongoing maintenance of complex, high performing and high quality software systems and Knowledge of Data Warehousing, ODS, Data-Marts, CRM and OLAP concepts and designs. As well as experience in T-SQL, and the effective use of constraints and Indexes, SSIS Developer; Lookups, Loops, Cache, Events, and Parameterization, SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition, SSAS, Database & Table Partitioning and Data Compression and Data Warehousing techniques, methodologies, and data modeling tools. This role will give you the opportunity to own the technical design of solutions and own the delivery for one of the largest global ecommerce retailers. I have a detailed spec so please call me to discuss. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:BIDeveloper

    Business Analyst P&C General Insurance Surrey

    £300 to £399

    Business Analyst P&C General Insurance Surrey. A Tier 1 Company requires a Business Analyst with experience of P&C General Insurance. You will be required to undertake customer requirements investigation, analysis and solution design in accordance with assigned initiatives and work. you will play a key role in the development of functional documentation, facilitating the management of changes if required. You will support testing initiatives and deal with the resolution of problems as they emerge. As well as facilitate workshops and design sessions using the appropriate methodologies and frameworks. you must have Business Analysis experience from a P&C background with experience of eliciting requirements and creating functional design specifications. The role will involve meetings, discussions with customers and therefore customer interaction / engagement skills are mandatory.

    Home counties / Contract / Ref: BenP:BAInsurance

    Business Intelligence Analyst BI DW MicroStrategy T-SQL London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Business Intelligence Analyst BI DW MicroStrategy T-SQL London. A global eCommerce company requires a talented BI Analsyt with strong experience of planning & designing Data Warehouse & CRM solutions. You must have experience of MicroStrategy Architecture, T-SQL, Data Warehousing, ODS, Data-Marts, CRM, OLAP concepts / designs & dimensional modeling. This role will give you the opportunity to own the planning & designing Data Warehouse & CRM solutions for one of the largest global ecommerce retailers and be an ambassador of the compaies technical capability. I have a detailed spec so please call me to discuss. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:BIArchitect

    Web Developer Digital C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC Oxford

    £300 to £399

    Web Developer Digital C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC Oxford. I have a Digital client looking to recruit a contract Web Developer for 6 months with the following skills: C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC the role is based in Oxfordshire and is paying £300 to £330 per Day. The contract will potentially last for 18 months and you will be working on high profile websites for global clients. This role will be challenging and will push you technical capabilities. Please call me to discuss the role in detail, I have a comprehensive spec: Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:Webdev

    Business Analyst P&C General Insurance Surrey

    £300 to £399

    Business Analyst P&C General Insurance Surrey. A Tier 1 Company requires a Business Analyst with experience of P&C General Insurance. You will be required to undertake customer requirements investigation, analysis and solution design in accordance with assigned initiatives and work. you will play a key role in the development of functional documentation, facilitating the management of changes if required. You will support testing initiatives and deal with the resolution of problems as they emerge. As well as facilitate workshops and design sessions using the appropriate methodologies and frameworks. you must have Business Analysis experience from a P&C background with experience of eliciting requirements and creating functional design specifications. The role will involve meetings, discussions with customers and therefore customer interaction / engagement skills are mandatory.

    Home counties / Contract / Ref: BenP:BAInsurance

    Service Desk Lead

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Service Desk Lead - London

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a Service desk manager for a global ecommerce service provider. The Senior Help desk Lead position is a critical role requiring exceptional leadership, analytical, problem-solving, technical, and communication capabilities. This position requires a technology professional leader capable of quickly analysing issues, communicating and documenting proper solutions. Excellent organizational skills and the ability to interact with and influence all levels of personnel including executive managers and technical staff is key to success in this role.

    Service Desk Lead Duties:

    • Lead the Helpdesk team to ensure proper service is provided to our clients within SLA.
    • Ensure the team maintains a good overall understanding of application, architecture, and other third party services.
    • Provide overall leadership and management on behalf of the Head of Helpdesk as needed including mentoring the Helpdesk team and reviewing their work.
    • Aid in the diagnoses, troubleshooting and resolving of issues via ticketing system, over the phone and email, in a fast paced, challenging and dynamic environment.
    • Ensure good knowledge and understanding of eCommerce best practices.
    • Experience with root cause analysis, reading logs (including application and payment logs), Linux, javascript, html, css and related technologies is a plus.
    • Strong problem solving skills.
    • Minimum 7 years' experience in a Helpdesk role with at least 3 years as a Manager or Team Lead. - Experience as a Helpdesk Analyst for a SaaS product (preferred). - Experience working with C-Level executives. - Excellent knowledge of issue and bug tracking/ticketing software. - Knowledge of and experience with Internet/Web technologies. - Knowledge of eCommerce systems infrastructure and architecture. - Knowledge of and experience with Systems Integrations (flat file and SOAP).

    If you feel that you are suitable for the position. Please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - SDM - 01

    Financial Services Consultant, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Financial Services Consultant, London

    My client a Tier 1 Global Consultancy, and a leader working in the Financial Services area, are looking to on board multiple Financial Services Consultants

    This new hiring phase is due to organisation growth, and some very exciting plans over the coming years.

    You will be working within Finance or Risk on a variety of the following projects:- large scale technology replatforming, Regulatory driven implementation programmes, Large scale off shoring or outsourcing, and the development and implementation of new target operating models / reorganization of a retained onshore function.

    You could be operating in the function of a finance, risk, treasury architect, project management, business analyst, regulatory programme analysis, operating model design in Finance, Risk or Treasury. They would be interested in speaking to individuals across these roles.

    This a great opportunity to join an exciting practice with a lot of work on right now, and a full pipeline going forwards.

    For more information please send your details through to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/FSC001

    Finance and Risk Transformation Programme Leads, Consulting, Lo

    £125,000 to £149,999

    Finance and Risk Transformation Programme Leads, Consulting, London

    My client a global Tier 1 consultancy are looking for Senior Managers / Directors to come and join a growing Finance and Risk practice. As a group they carry out Large Scale technology replatforming and Regulatory Implementation Programmes, as well as development and implementation of new operation models / retained onshore functions for their Banking and Finance Clients.

    They are now looking to onboard Senior Management / Senior Executives who can manage large scale programmes and have good content knowledge within Finance, Risk or Treasury functions. These are pivotal roles for the growth of this practice, with plenty of opportunity going forwards for the right individuals.

    You will need to have a strong background in delivering large scale finance programmes, and working at CxO level.

    For further information please send throough your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/FR03

    Imperva WAF Support Engineer, London

    £400 to £499

    Imperva WAF Support Engineer, London

    My client a Global Consultancy are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Senior WAF (Web Application Firewall) Administrator to help with the day to day administration and support of a clients systems. Duties will include to application turn up, migration from learning to protection mode, performance tuning and auditing of the system.

    You will need to have mperva Web Application Firewall Administration, web application troubleshooting and Excellent documentation experience.

    For more information please email ram.basra@alexanderash.com with your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/IW01

    Project / Programme Manager, Digital, Consulting, London

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project / Programme Manager, Digital, Consulting, London

    Project / Programme Managers are required by my client a leading consultancy. Due to a huge demand for there products and services within the web and digital space are looking to recruit a number of individuals in to the practice.

    You will need to be able to deliver cutting edhe web solutions including eCommerce stores and Multi - Platform rich media web sites and applications, some of the projects of which will be on a global scale.

    The role itself will entail working in a highly client-facing environment and work end-to-end of the delivery lifecycle on complex and large-scale technology solutions

    You will be involved in delivering programmes involving integration of common web technologies and solutions, including:

    • Web Content Management
    • Digital Asset Management
    • Video Content Management
    • Portal
    • Identity & Access Management
    • Banner & Video Advertising
    • Social Media
    • Search / SEO
    • Web Analytics
    • Multi-device support (smart-phone, tablet, desktop, console, set-top box)
    • eCommerce

    If you are keen to hear more about this fantastic opportunities please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PM02

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Database Engineer - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for an experienced Database Engineer to work inside an Agile team and work collectively on software design and delivery. The candidate will be working closely with team members and business stakeholders to gather and define requirements, and then work with the Solutiona Architects to design highly efficient database schema and code.

    Qualifications & Experience:

    • You will most likely possess a maths, science or information systems related degree
    • You will hold an MCITP in SQL Server 2005/2008 Development or at least have a level of experience to that standard
    • You will have a passion for SQL server, using it to its full potential, and wringing every drop of performance from it
    • You will have delivered projects for high transaction 24/7 OLTP SQL Server environments
    • You may have experience of delivering projects against the SQL Server BI platforms (AS, SSIS, SSRS) and Data Warehouses, or are at least very keen to learn more about them
    • You will likely have a retail or eCommerce background

    Essential Skills

    • You will possess excellent multi-tasking and communication skills
    • You will have an excellent analytical and problem solving ability
    • You will have a broad base of knowledge in most of the following areas:
      • OLTP Database Design, when to use constraints, and selecting the right data-types
      • T-SQL (DML & DDL): How to use set based logic and writing queries beyond just CRUD
      • How the all database engine components work together to explain the life of a query
      • How to interpret query plans, their operators, and how to retrieve information from the plan cache
      • Data movement via Transactional Replication and SQL Service Broker and message based solutions
      • Visual Studio / TFS and working with Database Projects
      • Unit Testing of Stored Procedures

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM492

    Development Manager - Scrum Master - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a certified Scrum Master to provide leadership across a number of their offerings. A background within Software Engineering would be helpful, although not essential, as well as being a practitioner of Agile, Scrum and Waterfall. You will be working with the Programme Manager and Operations Manager, to manage the pipeline of development work; including combinations of major project activity and minor enhancements.

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM3494

    Programme Manager - Global Online Retailer - Account Management

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Our client, a leading global retailer, is looking for a high calibre programme manager to join head up one of their largest accounts in the City of London. The role will entail leading IT team, PMOs and other change management professionals inorder to ensure that all aspects of account management are running smoothly in the eyes of the client. A background in IT is not needed, as there will be the relevant IT SME's on hand to help out. It would be beneficial for the candidate to have a background in consulting, perhaps from a global firm, although this is not essential.

    If you are interested in hearing more about the position, please send your CV though to 'gerard.munoz@alexanderash.com' and i'd be happy top discuss in more detail.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4933

    Solutions Architect - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a high calibre Solutions Architect, to join their matrix managed, fast-paced engineering team. The role will entail leading an agile, cross-functional team and taking responsibility for the engineering team's deliverables and quality.

    Expert, albeit broad knowledge in the following IT disciplines is essential:

    • .Net 3.5/4
    • ASP.NET
    • WCF
    • SQL (T-SQL, Database Design)
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery
    • Software design patterns
    • Testing (unit, integration etc.)
    • Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection.
    • Distributed message system design/development
    • Visual Studio / TFS
    • A BDD framework
    • SOAP/REST/JSON
    • IIS, Window Services
    • JavaScript
    • HTTP (headers, cookies etc.)
    • XSD/XML

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM595

    Service desk analyst

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Service desk Analyst - London

    Alexander ash is looking for a service desk analys for a global ecommerce provider based in London. As the service desk analyst you will be working closely with Clients and Engineers to troubleshoot issues and provide regular updates and feedback on all new and open client issues.

    This position requires a technology professional who can quickly understand issues and guide them toward resolution or escalation. The Service Desk Team is responsible for logging and updating customer issues, responding to queries within agreed SLAs, diagnosing, investigating and resolving problems relating to the operations of the clients eCommerce website and third party systems.

    Service desk Analyst skills:

    • Knowledge of Internet/Web technologies (ie. javascript, html, css, dns, xml).
    • Experience with root cause analysis, reading logs (including application and payment logs), Linux, and related technologies.
    • Minimum 1 year experience in a Service Desk or Helpdesk role supporting proprietary software, SaaS or eCommerce (ie. not simply desktop support).
    • Knowledge of issue and bug tracking/ticketing software.
    • Knowledge of and experience with Internet/Web technologies.
    • Knowledge of eCommerce systems infrastructure and architecture.

    If you feel that you are suitable for the position, please get in touch by sending CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - SDA - 01

    Product Owner - Technology Vendor - £70,000 p/a

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Product Owner - Technology Vendor - £70,000 p/a

    My Client, one of the largest technology companies/vendors in Europe, are currently seeking a proven Product Owner to work within their Agile development function in London.

    Responsibilities
    *Be the business focussing arm of the development function, working closely alongside a Scrum Master to push through Development projects in an Agile environment.
    *Create, Execute and Maintain the Product Roadmap, working with both the business and technology to create a full delivery roadmap.
    *Take business requirements and translate them into user stories.
    *Validate all solutions and requirements with stakeholders.
    *Coordinate the requirements and dependencies with other teams throughout the business.
    *Prioritise business requirements and schedule into release scope, and communicate these schedules to stakeholders.
    *Maintain the team's work backlog, ensuring an adequate supply of groomed stories.
    *Participate in Backlog meetings, story grooming, daily stand-ups as a member of the team.

    Skills Required
    *Strong experience in an Agile environments and running Agile development streams.
    *Previous experience as an Agile Product Owner or experience as a Scrum Master with a desire to move into a more business facing role.
    *Exceptional communication skills, including negotiation and presentation skills for internal and external stakeholders and customers.
    *Proven ability to manage business requirements, product backlog and product roadmap.

    To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please forward your details today.

    Alexander Ash Consulting are acting as a search agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: CA-0901-PRODOWN

    Web Developer Digital C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC Oxford

    £300 to £399

    Web Developer Digital C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC Oxford. I have a Digital client looking to recruit a contract Web Developer for 6 months with the following skills: C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC the role is based in Oxfordshire and is paying £300 - £330 per Day. The contract will potentially last for 18 months and you will be working on high profile websites for global clients. This role will be challenging and will push you technical capabilities. Please call me to discuss the role in detail, I have a comprehensive spec: Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:Webdev

    Web Developer Digital C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC Oxford

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Web Developer Digital C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC Oxford. I have a Digital client looking to recruit a contract Web Developer for 6 months with the following skills: C# ASP.NET TDD TFS MVC the role is based in Oxfordshire and is paying £300 - £330 per Day. The contract will potentially last for 18 months and you will be working on high profile websites for global clients. This role will be challenging and will push you technical capabilities. Please call me to discuss the role in detail, I have a comprehensive spec: Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    South East / Contract / Ref: BenP:Webdev

    Net Developer

    £300 to £399

    .Net Developer - Oxford

    Alexander Ash requires a contract .net developer for a digital agency based in Oxford. We require a developer who has a mixture of front end and back end development. The successful developer will also need to design and develop code, develops and enhances Windows/Internet systems, including unit testing, configuration and support.

    .Net developer skills:

    The successful candidate will require a good knowledge of design and writing of database queries and software. You will need to have a minimum of 5 years hands-on commercial development experience in Microsoft environments. You will be experienced in the development of Internet, intranet, Winforms and building secure business systems. You must have a sound knowledge of OOPs concepts & structured testing environments

    Technologies used:

    C#, VB, ASP.NET, Windows Forms, XML, XSLT, Web services and SQL Server stuctured development methodologies.

    Contract Duration: 6 Months - Based in Oxford - Oxfordshire

    Daily Rate: £325 P/D Max

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send your CV to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    South East / Contract / Ref: JSNA-Net-FE-BE

    PMO Planner, IT, Hertfordshire

    £50,000 to £59,999

    PMO Planner, IT, Hertfordshire

    PMO Planner is required by our client a highly recognizable brand. They are looking for an individual with good experiences around the set up of governance controls, processes and procedures to enable the expansion plans on a portfolio of projects, and manage senior stakeholders within IT and the business.

    You will be regularly updating portfolio plans, looking at installing short and long term milestones on projects, and running the governance process to monitor how programmes are passing through gates.

    You will also be enforcing compliance, chairing meetings, be involved in high level planning , working with Infrastructure teams, looking at risk issues and dependencies on projects, and be able to provide a complete picture of the portfolio of projects.

    Key responsibilities for this role include:-

    * Running a structured governance process
    * Creating and maintaining the Portfolio plan
    * Escalating to management for decisions as appropriate
    * Process improvement (to foster environment of continuous improvement)
    * Setting standards and using best practice
    * Manage Portfolio Risks, Issues and Dependencies

    This is a great opportunity to join a well known brand, and work on some very exciting large scale projects.


    For further information please send me through your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PMOP001

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Development Manager - Scrum Master - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a certified Scrum Master to provide leadership across a number of their offerings. A background within Software Engineering would be helpful, although not essential, as well as being a practitioner of Agile, Scrum and Waterfall. You will be working with the Programme Manager and Operations Manager, to manage the pipeline of development work; including combinations of major project activity and minor enhancements.

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM3494

    Database Engineer - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for an experienced Database Engineer to work inside an Agile team and work collectively on software design and delivery. The candidate will be working closely with team members and business stakeholders to gather and define requirements, and then work with the Solutiona Architects to design highly efficient database schema and code.

    Qualifications & Experience:

    • You will most likely possess a maths, science or information systems related degree
    • You will hold an MCITP in SQL Server 2005/2008 Development or at least have a level of experience to that standard
    • You will have a passion for SQL server, using it to its full potential, and wringing every drop of performance from it
    • You will have delivered projects for high transaction 24/7 OLTP SQL Server environments
    • You may have experience of delivering projects against the SQL Server BI platforms (AS, SSIS, SSRS) and Data Warehouses, or are at least very keen to learn more about them
    • You will likely have a retail or eCommerce background

    Essential Skills

    • You will possess excellent multi-tasking and communication skills
    • You will have an excellent analytical and problem solving ability
    • You will have a broad base of knowledge in most of the following areas:
      • OLTP Database Design, when to use constraints, and selecting the right data-types
      • T-SQL (DML & DDL): How to use set based logic and writing queries beyond just CRUD
      • How the all database engine components work together to explain the life of a query
      • How to interpret query plans, their operators, and how to retrieve information from the plan cache
      • Data movement via Transactional Replication and SQL Service Broker and message based solutions
      • Visual Studio / TFS and working with Database Projects
      • Unit Testing of Stored Procedures

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM492

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Solutions Architect - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a high calibre Solutions Architect, to join their matrix managed, fast-paced engineering team. The role will entail leading an agile, cross-functional team and taking responsibility for the engineering team's deliverables and quality.

    Expert, albeit broad knowledge in the following IT disciplines is essential:

    • .Net 3.5/4
    • ASP.NET
    • WCF
    • SQL (T-SQL, Database Design)
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery
    • Software design patterns
    • Testing (unit, integration etc.)
    • Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection.
    • Distributed message system design/development
    • Visual Studio / TFS
    • A BDD framework
    • SOAP/REST/JSON
    • IIS, Window Services
    • JavaScript
    • HTTP (headers, cookies etc.)
    • XSD/XML

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM595

    Programme Manager - Global Online Retailer - Account Management

    £90,000 to £99,999

    Our client, a leading global retailer, is looking for a high calibre programme manager to join head up one of their largest accounts in the City of London. The role will entail leading IT team, PMOs and other change management professionals inorder to ensure that all aspects of account management are running smoothly in the eyes of the client. A background in IT is not needed, as there will be the relevant IT SME's on hand to help out. It would be beneficial for the candidate to have a background in consulting, perhaps from a global firm, although this is not essential.

    If you are interested in hearing more about the position, please send your CV though to 'gerard.munoz@alexanderash.com' and i'd be happy top discuss in more detail.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4933

    Business Intelligence Developer DW SSRS SSIS SSAS T-SQL London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Business Intelligence Developer DW SSRS SSIS SSAS T-SQL London. A global eCommerce company requires a talented BI Developer with strong experience in the successful delivery and ongoing maintenance of complex, high performing and high quality software systems and Knowledge of Data Warehousing, ODS, Data-Marts, CRM and OLAP concepts and designs. As well as experience in T-SQL, and the effective use of constraints and Indexes, SSIS Developer; Lookups, Loops, Cache, Events, and Parameterization, SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition, SSAS, Database & Table Partitioning and Data Compression and Data Warehousing techniques, methodologies, and data modeling tools. This role will give you the opportunity to own the technical design of solutions and own the delivery for one of the largest global ecommerce retailers. I have a detailed spec so please call me to discuss. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:BIDeveloper

    Business Intelligence Analyst BI DW MicroStrategy T-SQL London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Business Intelligence Analyst BI DW MicroStrategy T-SQL London. A global eCommerce company requires a talented BI Analsyt with strong experience of planning & designing Data Warehouse & CRM solutions. You must have experience of MicroStrategy Architecture, T-SQL, Data Warehousing, ODS, Data-Marts, CRM, OLAP concepts / designs & dimensional modeling. This role will give you the opportunity to own the planning & designing Data Warehouse & CRM solutions for one of the largest global ecommerce retailers and be an ambassador of the compaies technical capability. I have a detailed spec so please call me to discuss. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:BIArchitect

    Business Intelligence Architect BI DW SSAS T-SQL Modeling Londo

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Business Intelligence Architect BI DW SSAS T-SQL Modeling London. A global eCommerce company requires a talented BI Architect with strong analytical & problem solving skills, experience of implementing / supporting cloud-based solutions, large data implementations, T-SQL, SSIS, SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition, SSAS, SSRS, Database & Table Partitioning, Data Compression, Data Warehousing, methodologies, data modeling and SQL Server security. This role will give you the opportunity to own the technical design of solutions for one of the largest global ecommerce retailers. I have a detailed spec so please call me to discuss. Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:BIArchitect

    Prioject manager

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Project Manager

    Alexander Ash is looking to recruit a customer focused project manager / service delivery manager for a global ecommerce client. As the project manager / service deliver manager you will be supporting the clients customer satisfaction team & you will manage, control and lead the day-to-day delivery of the portfolio of tactical projects and initiatives. This will include the definition, planning, financial management, risk and dependency management, acceptance and closedown to support Customer Care initiatives and efficiencies.

    Project manager

    The successful applicant will manage on site team of Developers, DBA and test resource to meet Customer Care objectives outside of the strategic program of work. You will take the Customer satisfaction teams requirements into the central strategic program and work with the program manager responsible to assist understanding and prioritisation of Customer satisfaction team requirements. You will also support the Head of IT Services in Strategic planning, supplier and financial management with regard to Customer satisfaction teams initiatives. You will also support the Head of the department to articulate the technology requirements, develop a prioritised plan to deliver the appropriate technology solutions and associated transformation tasks. You will integrate with the IT Services team and the Business IT projects to ensure coordinated approach to communications, finance, delivery and risk.

    Project manager

    • Project Management and/or Strong Business Analysis experience
    • Financial Management experience including Business case and ROI creation, budget management and forecasting.
    • A strong understanding of PRINCE2, Agile and ITIL working practices.
    • Preferably Solution Architecture experience including application, integration, network, storage and databases.
    • Commercial and Financial Acumen
    • Ability to effectively communicate technical information and risks to non-technical users.
    • Service related focus with the ability to place yourself in the position of the customer to understand their concerns and issues
    • Ability to present ideas and information to both technical and non-technical audiences

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send your CV to norman.areh@alexanderash.com / 02076888435.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-PM-SDM-01

    Java, C, C++, Perl Developer, Web, Mobile Gaming, London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Java, C, C++, Perl Developer, Web, Mobile Gaming, London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong OO design & SDLC experience as well as development experience in either Java, C, C++ or Perl. Any experience in the following is a bonus, web services, distributed systems, games consoles, mobile, tablets, Agile, IDEs, or source control management. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:SoftDEng

    Delivery Lead Project Manager Data Warehouse Oil & Gas London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Delivery Lead Project Manager Data Warehouse Oil & Gas London. A top tier Oil and gas company requires a Delivery Lead / Project Manager with Data Warehouse, interface delivery and off shore delivery experience. This position will provide you with a very varied role, ranging from managing on shore and off shore delivery teams, to senior stakeholder management, to managing data Warehouse Projects. You will be responsible for Demand planning, presenting to steering committees, end to end IT Project lifecycle delivery, change control, Interface Delivery, BI / Data warehouse solutions, and change and release management. please call me to discuss the detailed spec Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Deliverylead

    Perl, MySQL Application Developer, LAMP London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Perl, MySQL Application Developer, LAMP London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated with excellent application development experience and have strong LAMP development skills & SDLC experience. The most important experience for this role is proven professional experience of application development using object oriented Perl on Unix platforms, particularly Linux, Apache, mod_perl, MySQL or other widely used SQL database products and demonstrable experience of the value of key programming best practice such as unit testing using common test harness software, documentation standards and application design and expertise of existing and emerging LAMP technologies and the potential to enhance performance and robustness in services and productivity. You should be familiar with industry standard development tools such as Subversion, Trac, Fogbugz or similar. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:SoftDEng

    SharePoint 2010 Developer £60k plus bonus/package Bristol

    £60,000 to £69,999

    SharePoint 2010 Developer £60k plus bonus/package Bristol. This is an opportunity to live by the coast and have a quality life style (beach, Sun, surfing) whilst still working for one of the UK's no.1 IT companies, they require a SharePoint developer with experience of developing with SharePoint 2010, Visual Studio, HTML, CSS, ASP.Net (C#), JavaScript, SQL .NET application design, development, administration and configuration. As well as demonstrable plus knowledge of best practice in SharePoint architecture and design and if you have project management experience that would be a bonus. Please send me your cv and call me to discuss the detailed spec and the client. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    South West / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Sharepoint

    Web Developer TV, Consoles, Javascript, CSS, HTML London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Web Developer TV, Consoles, Javascript, CSS, HTML London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong front & back-end Web development / Web application experience using Javascript, CSS, HTML. You must have experience of JavaScript frameworks such as: jQuery, Node.Js, backbone, MooTools, Closure Library, Sench Touch or Ext JS. Experience of developing scalable and maintainable applications for TV's and consoles is a bonus as Unit test experience or knowledge of TDD, understanding and experience of design patterns including MVC, OOP, design patterns, MVC, Version control, Git and SVN. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:IOSDev

    Xbox Developer .NET, C#, WPF, XAML, JSON, MVVM London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Xbox Developer .NET, C#, WPF, XAML, JSON, MVVM London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong .NET and C# development experience as well as Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) or Silverlight, XAML, XML and JSON, MVVM, IoC, Smooth Streaming, PlayReady, Kinect, Knowledge of Photoshop and Expression Blend and a good creative eye with an understanding of UI principles for the TV. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:XBOXdev

    Solution Architect Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Solution Architect Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London. A leading online fashion retailer is looking to hire a talented Solution Architect this role will give you the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology, in a highly creative environment and be part of a fun positive team. You will be key to the overall success of the company and you will manage an agile, cross functional team taking responsibility for deliverables and quality and you will own the technical design of solutions and work with stakeholders, business, architecture and service. You will be a member of the Technical Design Authority, ensuring consistent high quality designs and you will own the technical delivery of the team ensuring the team delivers to required standard. You must have experience in the following technologies:.Net 3.5/4, ASP.NET, WCF, SQL (T-SQL, Database Design), HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Software design patterns, Testing (unit, integration etc.), Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection, Distributed message, system design/development, Visual Studio / TFS, A BDD framework, SOAP/REST/JSON, IIS, Window Services, JavaScript, HTTP (headers, cookies etc.) and XSD/XML.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:.NETDEV

    iPhone iPad Developer, iOS, UX, C, Javascript, CSS, HTML London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    iPhone iPad Developer, iOS, UX, C, Javascript, CSS, HTML London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong iOS application development exerience for iPhone & iPad. you must have strong experience developing in Objective C, JavaScript, CSS, HTML 5, and UX. You must have experience with views, layers, animations, drawing & touch responders, building streaming video applications & version control (GIT). This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:IOSDev

    .Net Developer Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    .Net Developer ecommerce Online Retail Fashion London. A leading online fashion retailer is looking to hire talented .Net Developers at Junior and Senior level this role will give you the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology, in a highly creative environment and be part of a fun positive team of developers that are key to the overall success of the company. They require developers who are used to working in a fast pace environment, as part of an agile cross functional team, you must have experience with .Net 3.5 / 4, ASP.Net, SQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Testing, Inversion of Control / Dependency, Visual Studio, TFS 2010. Any experience in cloud based development or website design / Usability / Accessibility is a bonus.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:.NETDEV

    Net Developer

    £300 to £399

    .Net Developer

    Alexander Ash requires a contract .net developer for a digital agency based in Oxford. We require a developer who has a mixture of front end and back end development. The successful developer will also need to design and develop code, develops and enhances Windows/Internet systems, including unit testing, configuration and support.

    .Net developer skills:

    The successful candidate will require a good knowledge of design and writing of database queries and software. You will need to have a minimum of 5 years hands-on commercial development experience in Microsoft environments. You will be experienced in the development of Internet, intranet, Winforms and building secure business systems. You must have a sound knowledge of OOPs concepts & structured testing environments

    Technologies used:

    C#, VB, ASP.NET, Windows Forms, XML, XSLT, Web services and SQL Server stuctured development methodologies.

    Contract Duration: 6 Months

    Daily Rate: £350 P/D.

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position, please send your CV to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    South East / Contract / Ref: JSNA-Net-FE-BE

    Front End Developer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Front End Developer

    Alexander ash consulting is looking to recruit a front end developer for a Global e commerce client. As a front end developer you will be at the forefront of digital development with this client and will be part of a dynamic team of front end developers.

    You will need to posess the following to be considered: Degree or similar level qualification. Proven experience of working in teams in the successful delivery of complex, highly performing and high quality software systems. You will be experience of Agile and XP practices and also proven experience of working with business stakeholders, Product Owners and Business Analysts to analyse requirements, develop ideas and design solutions.

    As a Front End Developer you will need to be experienced / proficient with the following technologies:

    XHTML, HTML5, CSS3, CSS Sprites, CSS Grid Layout, JavaScript, JQuery, Ajax, Cross browser development, REST/JSON, Web Design, Understands and code to the W3C standards and working with Testing frameworks such as Jasmine or QUnit etc

    Front End Developer

    If you feel that you have the right skills for this position, please send CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 6888435

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - 01 - FED

    SAP Developer, Business Intelligence Data Modelling Germany

    £600 to £699

    SAP Developer, Business Intelligence Data Modelling Germany. A leading utilities company requires a German speaking professionally qualified SAP Developer, who has extensive experience performing Business Intelligence Data Modelling, Data Staging and Extraction. You must be proficient in Technical Design, Analysis and Implementation and you must be able to do ABAP programming in the BI standard frame, you must also have strong project management experience. Any knowledge of the following modules would be a bonus: CO, MM and Business Objects. If you have experience with Business Intelligence release change projects that would be very beneficial.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:SAP:BIDatamodel

    Project / Programme Manager, Digital, Consulting, London

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project / Programme Manager, Digital, Consulting, London

    Project / Programme Managers are required by my client a leading consultancy. Due to a huge demand for there products and services within the web and digital space are looking to recruit a number of individuals in to the practice.

    You will need to be able to deliver cutting edhe web solutions including eCommerce stores and Multi - Platform rich media web sites and applications, some of the projects of which will be on a global scale.

    The role itself will entail working in a highly client-facing environment and work end-to-end of the delivery lifecycle on complex and large-scale technology solutions

    You will be involved in delivering programmes involving integration of common web technologies and solutions, including:

    • Web Content Management
    • Digital Asset Management
    • Video Content Management
    • Portal
    • Identity & Access Management
    • Banner & Video Advertising
    • Social Media
    • Search / SEO
    • Web Analytics
    • Multi-device support (smart-phone, tablet, desktop, console, set-top box)
    • eCommerce

    If you are keen to hear more about this fantastic opportunities please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PM02

    Imperva WAF Support Engineer, London

    £400 to £499

    Imperva WAF Support Engineer, London

    My client a Global Consultancy are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Senior WAF (Web Application Firewall) Administrator to help with the day to day administration and support of a clients systems. Duties will include to application turn up, migration from learning to protection mode, performance tuning and auditing of the system.

    You will need to have mperva Web Application Firewall Administration, web application troubleshooting and Excellent documentation experience.

    For more information please email ram.basra@alexanderash.com with your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/IW01

    Finance and Risk Transformation Programme Leads, Consulting, Lo

    £125,000 to £149,999

    Finance and Risk Transformation Programme Leads, Consulting, London

    My client a global Tier 1 consultancy are looking for Senior Managers / Directors to come and join a growing Finance and Risk practice. As a group they carry out Large Scale technology replatforming and Regulatory Implementation Programmes, as well as development and implementation of new operation models / retained onshore functions for their Banking and Finance Clients.

    They are now looking to onboard Senior Management / Senior Executives who can manage large scale programmes and have good content knowledge within Finance, Risk or Treasury functions. These are pivotal roles for the growth of this practice, with plenty of opportunity going forwards for the right individuals.

    You will need to have a strong background in delivering large scale finance programmes, and working at CxO level.

    For further information please send throough your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/FR03

    Finance and Risk Transformation Lead, Consulting, London

    £150,000 to £199,999

    Finance and Risk Transformation Lead, Consulting, London

    My client a global Tier 1 consultancy are looking for Senior Managers to come and join a growing Risk practice. As a group they carry out Large Scale technology replatforming, Regulatory Implementation Programmes, as well as development and implementation of new operation models / retained onshore functions for their Banking and Finance Clients.

    They are now looking to onboard Senior Management / Senior Executives who can manage large scale programmes and have good content knowledge within Finance, Risk or Treasury functions. These are pivotal roles for the growth of this practice, with plenty of opportunity going forwards for the right individuals.

    You will need to have a strong background in delivering large scale finance programmes, and working at CxO level.

    For further information please send through your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/FT001

    Financial Services Consultant, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Financial Services Consultant, London

    My client a Tier 1 Global Consultancy, and a leader working in the Financial Services area, are looking to on board multiple Financial Services Consultants

    This new hiring phase is due to organisation growth, and some very exciting plans over the coming years.

    You will be working within Finance or Risk on a variety of the following projects:- large scale technology replatforming, Regulatory driven implementation programmes, Large scale off shoring or outsourcing, and the development and implementation of new target operating models / reorganization of a retained onshore function.

    You could be operating in the function of a finance, risk, treasury architect, project management, business analyst, regulatory programme analysis, operating model design in Finance, Risk or Treasury. They would be interested in speaking to individuals across these roles.

    This a great opportunity to join an exciting practice with a lot of work on right now, and a full pipeline going forwards.

    For more information please send your details through to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/FSC001

    SharePoint 2010 Developer £60k plus bonus/package Bristol

    £60,000 to £69,999

    SharePoint 2010 Developer £60k plus bonus/package Bristol. This is an opportunity to live by the coast and have a quality life style (beach, Sun, surfing) whilst still working for one of the UK's no.1 IT companies, they require a SharePoint developer with experience of developing with SharePoint 2010, Visual Studio, HTML, CSS, ASP.Net (C#), JavaScript, SQL .NET application design, development, administration and configuration. As well as demonstrable plus knowledge of best practice in SharePoint architecture and design and if you have project management experience that would be a bonus. Please send me your cv and call me to discuss the detailed spec and the client. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    South West / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Sharepoint

    .Net Developer Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    .Net Developer ecommerce Online Retail Fashion London. A leading online fashion retailer is looking to hire talented .Net Developers at Junior and Senior level this role will give you the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology, in a highly creative environment and be part of a fun positive team of developers that are key to the overall success of the company. They require developers who are used to working in a fast pace environment, as part of an agile cross functional team, you must have experience with .Net 3.5 / 4, ASP.Net, SQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Testing, Inversion of Control / Dependency, Visual Studio, TFS 2010. Any experience in cloud based development or website design / Usability / Accessibility is a bonus.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:.NETDEV

    Java, C, C++, Perl Developer, Web, Mobile Gaming, London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Java, C, C++, Perl Developer, Web, Mobile Gaming, London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong OO design & SDLC experience as well as development experience in either Java, C, C++ or Perl. Any experience in the following is a bonus, web services, distributed systems, games consoles, mobile, tablets, Agile, IDEs, or source control management. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:SoftDEng

    Perl, MySQL Application Developer, LAMP London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Perl, MySQL Application Developer, LAMP London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated with excellent application development experience and have strong LAMP development skills & SDLC experience. The most important experience for this role is proven professional experience of application development using object oriented Perl on Unix platforms, particularly Linux, Apache, mod_perl, MySQL or other widely used SQL database products and demonstrable experience of the value of key programming best practice such as unit testing using common test harness software, documentation standards and application design and expertise of existing and emerging LAMP technologies and the potential to enhance performance and robustness in services and productivity. You should be familiar with industry standard development tools such as Subversion, Trac, Fogbugz or similar. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:SoftDEng

    Xbox Developer .NET, C#, WPF, XAML, JSON, MVVM London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Xbox Developer .NET, C#, WPF, XAML, JSON, MVVM London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong .NET and C# development experience as well as Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) or Silverlight, XAML, XML and JSON, MVVM, IoC, Smooth Streaming, PlayReady, Kinect, Knowledge of Photoshop and Expression Blend and a good creative eye with an understanding of UI principles for the TV. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:XBOXdev

    Solution Architect Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Solution Architect Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London. A leading online fashion retailer is looking to hire a talented Solution Architect this role will give you the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology, in a highly creative environment and be part of a fun positive team. You will be key to the overall success of the company and you will manage an agile, cross functional team taking responsibility for deliverables and quality and you will own the technical design of solutions and work with stakeholders, business, architecture and service. You will be a member of the Technical Design Authority, ensuring consistent high quality designs and you will own the technical delivery of the team ensuring the team delivers to required standard. You must have experience in the following technologies:.Net 3.5/4, ASP.NET, WCF, SQL (T-SQL, Database Design), HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Software design patterns, Testing (unit, integration etc.), Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection, Distributed message, system design/development, Visual Studio / TFS, A BDD framework, SOAP/REST/JSON, IIS, Window Services, JavaScript, HTTP (headers, cookies etc.) and XSD/XML.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:.NETDEV

    iPhone iPad Developer, iOS, UX, C, Javascript, CSS, HTML London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    iPhone iPad Developer, iOS, UX, C, Javascript, CSS, HTML London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong iOS application development exerience for iPhone & iPad. you must have strong experience developing in Objective C, JavaScript, CSS, HTML 5, and UX. You must have experience with views, layers, animations, drawing & touch responders, building streaming video applications & version control (GIT). This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:IOSDev

    Web Developer TV, Consoles, Javascript, CSS, HTML London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Web Developer TV, Consoles, Javascript, CSS, HTML London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong front & back-end Web development / Web application experience using Javascript, CSS, HTML. You must have experience of JavaScript frameworks such as: jQuery, Node.Js, backbone, MooTools, Closure Library, Sench Touch or Ext JS. Experience of developing scalable and maintainable applications for TV's and consoles is a bonus as Unit test experience or knowledge of TDD, understanding and experience of design patterns including MVC, OOP, design patterns, MVC, Version control, Git and SVN. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:IOSDev

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Solutions Architect - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a high calibre Solutions Architect, to join their matrix managed, fast-paced engineering team. The role will entail leading an agile, cross-functional team and taking responsibility for the engineering team's deliverables and quality.

    Expert, albeit broad knowledge in the following IT disciplines is essential:

    • .Net 3.5/4
    • ASP.NET
    • WCF
    • SQL (T-SQL, Database Design)
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery
    • Software design patterns
    • Testing (unit, integration etc.)
    • Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection.
    • Distributed message system design/development
    • Visual Studio / TFS
    • A BDD framework
    • SOAP/REST/JSON
    • IIS, Window Services
    • JavaScript
    • HTTP (headers, cookies etc.)
    • XSD/XML

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM595

    Development Manager - Scrum Master - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a certified Scrum Master to provide leadership across a number of their offerings. A background within Software Engineering would be helpful, although not essential, as well as being a practitioner of Agile, Scrum and Waterfall. You will be working with the Programme Manager and Operations Manager, to manage the pipeline of development work; including combinations of major project activity and minor enhancements.

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM3494

    Database Engineer - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for an experienced Database Engineer to work inside an Agile team and work collectively on software design and delivery. The candidate will be working closely with team members and business stakeholders to gather and define requirements, and then work with the Solutiona Architects to design highly efficient database schema and code.

    Qualifications & Experience:

    • You will most likely possess a maths, science or information systems related degree
    • You will hold an MCITP in SQL Server 2005/2008 Development or at least have a level of experience to that standard
    • You will have a passion for SQL server, using it to its full potential, and wringing every drop of performance from it
    • You will have delivered projects for high transaction 24/7 OLTP SQL Server environments
    • You may have experience of delivering projects against the SQL Server BI platforms (AS, SSIS, SSRS) and Data Warehouses, or are at least very keen to learn more about them
    • You will likely have a retail or eCommerce background

    Essential Skills

    • You will possess excellent multi-tasking and communication skills
    • You will have an excellent analytical and problem solving ability
    • You will have a broad base of knowledge in most of the following areas:
      • OLTP Database Design, when to use constraints, and selecting the right data-types
      • T-SQL (DML & DDL): How to use set based logic and writing queries beyond just CRUD
      • How the all database engine components work together to explain the life of a query
      • How to interpret query plans, their operators, and how to retrieve information from the plan cache
      • Data movement via Transactional Replication and SQL Service Broker and message based solutions
      • Visual Studio / TFS and working with Database Projects
      • Unit Testing of Stored Procedures

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM492

    Solutions Architect - BPM - Global Consultancy

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Our client, a leading global consultancy, is looking for two high calibre Solutions Architects to work on client site in Nottingham. The roles will be need immediate starters for January. The role will involve working with the design team to realise the architecture by providing suggestions on design options. Then reviewing and validating the design decisions taken by the design teams. Working with client architecture teams in validating the non-functional requirements and discussing and providing inputs on architecture options. It would be beneficial for the candidates to have working experience with at least one common SDLC method, such as RUP or Velociq.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Contract / Ref: GM3400

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Development Manager - Scrum Master - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a certified Scrum Master to provide leadership across a number of their offerings. A background within Software Engineering would be helpful, although not essential, as well as being a practitioner of Agile, Scrum and Waterfall. You will be working with the Programme Manager and Operations Manager, to manage the pipeline of development work; including combinations of major project activity and minor enhancements.

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM3494

    Solutions Architect - BPM - Global Consultancy

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Our client, a leading global consultancy, is looking for two high calibre Solutions Architects to work on client site in Nottingham. The roles will be need immediate starters for January. The role will involve working with the design team to realise the architecture by providing suggestions on design options. Then reviewing and validating the design decisions taken by the design teams. Working with client architecture teams in validating the non-functional requirements and discussing and providing inputs on architecture options. It would be beneficial for the candidates to have working experience with at least one common SDLC method, such as RUP or Velociq.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Contract / Ref: GM3400

    Solutions Architect - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a high calibre Solutions Architect, to join their matrix managed, fast-paced engineering team. The role will entail leading an agile, cross-functional team and taking responsibility for the engineering team's deliverables and quality.

    Expert, albeit broad knowledge in the following IT disciplines is essential:

    • .Net 3.5/4
    • ASP.NET
    • WCF
    • SQL (T-SQL, Database Design)
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery
    • Software design patterns
    • Testing (unit, integration etc.)
    • Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection.
    • Distributed message system design/development
    • Visual Studio / TFS
    • A BDD framework
    • SOAP/REST/JSON
    • IIS, Window Services
    • JavaScript
    • HTTP (headers, cookies etc.)
    • XSD/XML

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM595

    Database Engineer - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for an experienced Database Engineer to work inside an Agile team and work collectively on software design and delivery. The candidate will be working closely with team members and business stakeholders to gather and define requirements, and then work with the Solutiona Architects to design highly efficient database schema and code.

    Qualifications & Experience:

    • You will most likely possess a maths, science or information systems related degree
    • You will hold an MCITP in SQL Server 2005/2008 Development or at least have a level of experience to that standard
    • You will have a passion for SQL server, using it to its full potential, and wringing every drop of performance from it
    • You will have delivered projects for high transaction 24/7 OLTP SQL Server environments
    • You may have experience of delivering projects against the SQL Server BI platforms (AS, SSIS, SSRS) and Data Warehouses, or are at least very keen to learn more about them
    • You will likely have a retail or eCommerce background

    Essential Skills

    • You will possess excellent multi-tasking and communication skills
    • You will have an excellent analytical and problem solving ability
    • You will have a broad base of knowledge in most of the following areas:
      • OLTP Database Design, when to use constraints, and selecting the right data-types
      • T-SQL (DML & DDL): How to use set based logic and writing queries beyond just CRUD
      • How the all database engine components work together to explain the life of a query
      • How to interpret query plans, their operators, and how to retrieve information from the plan cache
      • Data movement via Transactional Replication and SQL Service Broker and message based solutions
      • Visual Studio / TFS and working with Database Projects
      • Unit Testing of Stored Procedures

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM492

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Solutions Architect - BPM - Global Consultancy

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Our client, a leading global consultancy, is looking for two high calibre Solutions Architects to work on client site in Nottingham. The roles will be need immediate starters for January. The role will involve working with the design team to realise the architecture by providing suggestions on design options. Then reviewing and validating the design decisions taken by the design teams. Working with client architecture teams in validating the non-functional requirements and discussing and providing inputs on architecture options. It would be beneficial for the candidates to have working experience with at least one common SDLC method, such as RUP or Velociq.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    Midlands / Contract / Ref: GM3400

    Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst - eCommerce - London

    £30,000 to £39,999

    Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst - eCommerce - London

    Our client, a highly successful eCommerce organisation, require a Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst to join a growing team, to play a key role in providing first and second line to major customers.

    The Service Desk/Helpdesk Analyst will support, validate and troubleshoot bugs & issues before assigning them to Engineering teams, and troubleshoot and resolve issues via ticketing systems.

    Working across a range of eCommerce best practices and technologies (HTML, Unix, Javascript in particular), you will respond to support requests, build relationships with customers, and see problems through to completion.

    You will have previous experience as a Help Desk Analyst or Service Desk Analyst, with experience in the Internet/Ecommerce sector highly desirable. A strong log reading and troubleshooting skillset is crucial, as is previous knowledge with Unix/Linux.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/SERVDESK1

    iPhone iPad Developer, iOS, UX, C, Javascript, CSS, HTML London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    iPhone iPad Developer, iOS, UX, C, Javascript, CSS, HTML London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong iOS application development exerience for iPhone & iPad. you must have strong experience developing in Objective C, JavaScript, CSS, HTML 5, and UX. You must have experience with views, layers, animations, drawing & touch responders, building streaming video applications & version control (GIT). This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:IOSDev

    Perl, MySQL Application Developer, LAMP London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Perl, MySQL Application Developer, LAMP London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated with excellent application development experience and have strong LAMP development skills & SDLC experience. The most important experience for this role is proven professional experience of application development using object oriented Perl on Unix platforms, particularly Linux, Apache, mod_perl, MySQL or other widely used SQL database products and demonstrable experience of the value of key programming best practice such as unit testing using common test harness software, documentation standards and application design and expertise of existing and emerging LAMP technologies and the potential to enhance performance and robustness in services and productivity. You should be familiar with industry standard development tools such as Subversion, Trac, Fogbugz or similar. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:SoftDEng

    Xbox Developer .NET, C#, WPF, XAML, JSON, MVVM London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Xbox Developer .NET, C#, WPF, XAML, JSON, MVVM London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong .NET and C# development experience as well as Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) or Silverlight, XAML, XML and JSON, MVVM, IoC, Smooth Streaming, PlayReady, Kinect, Knowledge of Photoshop and Expression Blend and a good creative eye with an understanding of UI principles for the TV. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:XBOXdev

    Web Developer TV, Consoles, Javascript, CSS, HTML London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Web Developer TV, Consoles, Javascript, CSS, HTML London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong front & back-end Web development / Web application experience using Javascript, CSS, HTML. You must have experience of JavaScript frameworks such as: jQuery, Node.Js, backbone, MooTools, Closure Library, Sench Touch or Ext JS. Experience of developing scalable and maintainable applications for TV's and consoles is a bonus as Unit test experience or knowledge of TDD, understanding and experience of design patterns including MVC, OOP, design patterns, MVC, Version control, Git and SVN. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:IOSDev

    Java, C, C++, Perl Developer, Web, Mobile Gaming, London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Java, C, C++, Perl Developer, Web, Mobile Gaming, London. A leading global ecommerce & internet services provider requires talented developers from junior to senior level who are degree educated and have strong OO design & SDLC experience as well as development experience in either Java, C, C++ or Perl. Any experience in the following is a bonus, web services, distributed systems, games consoles, mobile, tablets, Agile, IDEs, or source control management. This role will give you the opportunity to rapidly promote your career, learn cutting edge technologies and work in a modern friendly environment as well as earn a bonus from day 1 and be given shares, along with a fantastic benefits package, pension, health care, on-going training, social activities, 25 days holiday, gym, cafe, games room and free snacks/refreshments. Please send me your cv asap ben.price@alexanderash.com

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:SoftDEng

    SharePoint 2010 Developer £60k plus bonus/package Bristol

    £60,000 to £69,999

    SharePoint 2010 Developer £60k plus bonus/package Bristol. This is an opportunity to live by the coast and have a quality life style (beach, Sun, surfing) whilst still working for one of the UK's no.1 IT companies, they require a SharePoint developer with experience of developing with SharePoint 2010, Visual Studio, HTML, CSS, ASP.Net (C#), JavaScript, SQL .NET application design, development, administration and configuration. As well as demonstrable plus knowledge of best practice in SharePoint architecture and design and if you have project management experience that would be a bonus. Please send me your cv and call me to discuss the detailed spec and the client. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    South West / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Sharepoint

    Solution Architect Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Solution Architect Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London. A leading online fashion retailer is looking to hire a talented Solution Architect this role will give you the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology, in a highly creative environment and be part of a fun positive team. You will be key to the overall success of the company and you will manage an agile, cross functional team taking responsibility for deliverables and quality and you will own the technical design of solutions and work with stakeholders, business, architecture and service. You will be a member of the Technical Design Authority, ensuring consistent high quality designs and you will own the technical delivery of the team ensuring the team delivers to required standard. You must have experience in the following technologies:.Net 3.5/4, ASP.NET, WCF, SQL (T-SQL, Database Design), HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Software design patterns, Testing (unit, integration etc.), Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection, Distributed message, system design/development, Visual Studio / TFS, A BDD framework, SOAP/REST/JSON, IIS, Window Services, JavaScript, HTTP (headers, cookies etc.) and XSD/XML.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:.NETDEV

    .Net Developer Web eCommerce Online Retail Fashion London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    .Net Developer ecommerce Online Retail Fashion London. A leading online fashion retailer is looking to hire talented .Net Developers at Junior and Senior level this role will give you the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology, in a highly creative environment and be part of a fun positive team of developers that are key to the overall success of the company. They require developers who are used to working in a fast pace environment, as part of an agile cross functional team, you must have experience with .Net 3.5 / 4, ASP.Net, SQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Testing, Inversion of Control / Dependency, Visual Studio, TFS 2010. Any experience in cloud based development or website design / Usability / Accessibility is a bonus.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:.NETDEV

    Delivery Lead Project Manager Data Warehouse Oil & Gas London

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Delivery Lead Project Manager Data Warehouse Oil & Gas London. A top tier Oil and gas company requires a Delivery Lead / Project Manager with Data Warehouse, interface delivery and off shore delivery experience. This position will provide you with a very varied role, ranging from managing on shore and off shore delivery teams, to senior stakeholder management, to managing data Warehouse Projects. You will be responsible for Demand planning, presenting to steering committees, end to end IT Project lifecycle delivery, change control, Interface Delivery, BI / Data warehouse solutions, and change and release management. please call me to discuss the detailed spec Ben Price 0207 688 8432

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Deliverylead

    Project Manager, eCommerce Transformation

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Project Manager, eCommerce Transformation

    Project Manager is required by my client, a leading online retailer aiming to continue their substantial growth in the online space.

    Due to a huge demand for their products and services, this organisation are growing their business internationally, and venturing into new channels. As such the Project Manager will be responsible for workstreams across business and technology problems, engaging with internal stakeholders to ensure change and development to their eCommerce platform and internal processes (supply chain, international retail etc).

    The role itself will entail working in a fast-paced environment and work through the end-to-end project lifecycle on complex and large-scale technology and/or business change projects.

    You will be an experienced Project Manager with a strong background in eCommerce and retail previously.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a major player in the industry, with aggressive plans for growth in 2013. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AP/PMECB

    Project/Programme Manager - Smart Metering - Technology Firm

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project/Programme Manager - Smart Metering - Technology Firm

    Our client, a global technology firm are looking for an experienced Project/Programme Manager to work on a broad range of Smart Metering related projects as part of a major new initiative in 2013.

    The Project/Programme Manager will interface with internal stakeholders and customers, as well as third party vendors and have a strong interaction with the technical staff. The position involves delivering multiple workstreams at any given time across development of Smart Metering offerings, as well as implementation projects for national and international customers.

    The candidate must have a solid track record in the Smart Metering space, ideally with a track record of delivering solutions for customers in various geographies, and previous experience managing onshore and offshore technology groups. You will possess a Prince 2 or PMP/PMI/APM certification, and ideally have some form of Consultancy experience.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a recruitment consultancy.

    London / Permanent / Ref: APPMSMAMET

    UI Lead Developer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    UI Lead Developer

    Alexander Ash consulting requires a lead UI Developer to work with a leading global E-commerce client based in London.

    The organisation is going through a major technology transformation and they are looking to develop & improve various UI / Mobile applications focused to enhance their customer experiences.

    You will be involved in various development aspects in relation to the enhancements of their ecommerce & web platforms. You will be working in a fast paced Agile environment which will be the development hub for the business. As the Lead UI Developer you will lead by example & also mentor a small development team. You will work in a Matrix managed, fast paced team helping to drive technical developments for the business. You will working closely with team members and business stakeholders to gather and define requirements and be involved with the technical design of solutions for your team.

    Skills:

    • XHTML, HTML5
    • CSS3, CSS Sprites, CSS Grid Layout, CSS3 Media Queries
    • JavaScript, JQuery
    • Ajax
    • Cross browser development, Progressive Enhancement
    • MVC web framework (cakePHP, RoR, ASP.NET MVC etc.)
    • JavaScript frameworks (LESS, Knockout.js, Backbone.js)
    • REST/JSON
    • Responsive Web Design
    • ASP.NET WebForms or MVC
    • Testing frameworks (Jasmine, QUnit etc)
    • Visual Studio / TFS 2010
    • Testing (unit, integration etc.)
    • BDD frameworks

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position please get in touch by sending CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - UI - AS01

    .Net Developer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    .Net Developer

    Alexander Ash consulting requires a .Net developer to work with a leading global ecommerce client based in London. The organisation is going through a major technology transformation and they are looking to develop various IT systems & applications to enhance their business.

    There are various positions available ranging from .Net developer / Senior developer to Development leads & Development managers. You will be involved in various development aspects in relation to the enhancements of the IT & business strategies. You will be working in a fast paced Agile environment which will be the development hub for the business.

    As a .net developer you will have various responsibilities in this position. You will work in a matrix managed, fast paced team helping to drive technical developments for the business. You will working closely with team members and business stakeholders to gather and define requirements and be involved with the technical design of solutions for your team.

    Skills:

    • .Net 3.5/4
    • ASP.NET
    • Visual Studio / TFS 2010
    • SQL (T-SQL),
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery
    • Testing (unit, integration etc.)

    If you feel that you are suitable for this position please get in touch by sending CV's to norman.areh@alexanderash.com - 0207 688 8435.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JSNA - Net - AS01

    Database Engineer - Global eCommerce Company

    £50,000 to £59,999

    My client a Global eCommerce Company is looking for a Database Engineer to join their ever going team. If you have experience in SQL Server 2008 BI Stack (SSAS, SSRS, SSIS) and SQL Server security and encryption this is a fantastic opportunity for you to further on your career.

    What experience you must have to be successful for this role:

    • OLTP Database Design, when to use constraints, and selecting the right data-types
    • T-SQL (DML & DDL): How to use set based logic and writing queries beyond just CRUD
    • How the all database engine components work together to explain the life of a query
    • How to interpret query plans, their operators, and how to retrieve information from the plan cache
    • Data movement via Transactional Replication and SQL Service Broker and message based solutions
    • Visual Studio / TFS and working with Database Projects
    • Unit Testing of Stored Procedures
    • YOU MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH EITHER A MEDIA OR ECOMMERCE COMPANY.

    London / Permanent / Ref: PAB/205

    Database Engineer - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for an experienced Database Engineer to work inside an Agile team and work collectively on software design and delivery. The candidate will be working closely with team members and business stakeholders to gather and define requirements, and then work with the Solutiona Architects to design highly efficient database schema and code.

    Qualifications & Experience:

    • You will most likely possess a maths, science or information systems related degree
    • You will hold an MCITP in SQL Server 2005/2008 Development or at least have a level of experience to that standard
    • You will have a passion for SQL server, using it to its full potential, and wringing every drop of performance from it
    • You will have delivered projects for high transaction 24/7 OLTP SQL Server environments
    • You may have experience of delivering projects against the SQL Server BI platforms (AS, SSIS, SSRS) and Data Warehouses, or are at least very keen to learn more about them
    • You will likely have a retail or eCommerce background

    Essential Skills

    • You will possess excellent multi-tasking and communication skills
    • You will have an excellent analytical and problem solving ability
    • You will have a broad base of knowledge in most of the following areas:
      • OLTP Database Design, when to use constraints, and selecting the right data-types
      • T-SQL (DML & DDL): How to use set based logic and writing queries beyond just CRUD
      • How the all database engine components work together to explain the life of a query
      • How to interpret query plans, their operators, and how to retrieve information from the plan cache
      • Data movement via Transactional Replication and SQL Service Broker and message based solutions
      • Visual Studio / TFS and working with Database Projects
      • Unit Testing of Stored Procedures

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM492

    Development Manager - Global eCommerce Company

    £60,000 to £69,999

    My client a Global eCommerce Company is looking for a Development Manager to join their ever growing team. If you have experience in leading Software Engineers, QA's, User Interface Developers / engineering teams to deliver the software required for technical change than this is a fantastic opportunity to further your career.

    What experience you must have to be successful for this role:

    • Transactional, high volume website, ideally eCommerce, experience.
    • Strong software engineering background
    • Certified Scrum Master, with strong facilitation and leadership skills including proficiency in delivering standard Agile ceremonies, such as retrospectives, reviews and Scrum planning sessions
    • Strong knowledge of software development methodologies and practices (Agile, Scrum and Waterfall)

    YOU MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH EITHER A MEDIA OR ECOMMERCE COMPANY

    London / Permanent / Ref: PAB/203

    Solutions Architect - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a high calibre Solutions Architect, to join their matrix managed, fast-paced engineering team. The role will entail leading an agile, cross-functional team and taking responsibility for the engineering team's deliverables and quality.

    Expert, albeit broad knowledge in the following IT disciplines is essential:

    • .Net 3.5/4
    • ASP.NET
    • WCF
    • SQL (T-SQL, Database Design)
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery
    • Software design patterns
    • Testing (unit, integration etc.)
    • Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection.
    • Distributed message system design/development
    • Visual Studio / TFS
    • A BDD framework
    • SOAP/REST/JSON
    • IIS, Window Services
    • JavaScript
    • HTTP (headers, cookies etc.)
    • XSD/XML

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM595

    Development Manager - Scrum Master - Global E-Commerce Retailer

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Our client, a leading global ecommerce retailer, is looking for a certified Scrum Master to provide leadership across a number of their offerings. A background within Software Engineering would be helpful, although not essential, as well as being a practitioner of Agile, Scrum and Waterfall. You will be working with the Programme Manager and Operations Manager, to manage the pipeline of development work; including combinations of major project activity and minor enhancements.

    This is a great opportunity to join an ever growing ecommerce business, with an ever expanding portfolio of projects.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM3494

    Systems Engineering Manager - eCommerce Operations

    £70,000 to £79,999

    Systems Engineering Manager - eCommerce Operations

    Our client, a highly successful eCommerce organisation, require a Systems Engineering Manager to ensure efficient operation of the company's open source technical engineering group, including overseeing multiple projects and ongoing improvements to a high availability eCommerce platform.

    The Systems Engineering Manager will manage and lead a team of systems engineers and architects, and deliver a resolute and effective infrastructure to underpin a complex business & technology environment. You will continuously push for improvements in existing operations, recommend and drive through service improvements.

    This is a large Linux/Solaris based data centre environment, with a range of open source, cutting-edge products included within this platform. As such, the Engineering Manager will have a background in systems administration in similar environments, and you will have then gone on to develop a more leadership-focussed role. You will be a strong manager, and will have substantial experience of managing high-availability systems & architecture.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an aggressively growing organisation. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/SYSENMR

    Service Desk Manager - eCommerce - London

    £50,000 to £59,999

    Service Desk Manager - eCommerce - London

    Our client, a highly successful eCommerce organisation, require a Service Desk Manager to lead a growing team, to play a key role in providing first and second line to major customers internationally. The Service Desk Manager will be responsible for a multi-location team of Service Desk Engineers, in a fast-paced, ITIL aligned environment.

    Working across a range of eCommerce best practices and technologies (HTML, Unix, Javascript in particular), you will manage the improvement of responses from customers, build relationships with key partners/clients, and help up-skill the existing group technically and process-wise.

    You will have previous experience as a Service Desk Manager in a fast-paced, high-availability environment, with experience in the Internet/Ecommerce sector highly desirable. A thorough ITIL background is also required.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation.

    London / Permanent / Ref: AA/AP/SERDES

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Business Analyst - SAP Implementation - Contract - Consultancy

    £300 to £399

    Our client, a leading global consultancy, is looking for a functional business analyst to join their SAP implementation in Cardiff. Good knowledge of SAP ERP products is keey, and must have experience across implementation, support, upgrades, migration and consolidation of projects. Experience of writing detailed functional specifications is key. SAP knowledgfe is fundamental. Must also be within a working distance from Cardiff.

    Please apply ASAP to avoid disappointment.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: GM449

    SAP CRM Functional Consultant WEB UI Configuration Dusseldorf

    £300 to £399

    SAP CRM Functional Consultant 7.0 UI Configuration Dusseldorf. My client requires a SAP CRM Functional Consultant with experience of SAP CRM WEB UI Configuration, CRM 7.0, ABAP OO development, WEB UI Integration OOD, SAP CRM Base Customisation, category Modeler, BDOCs, debugging / configuring middleware, CRM billing resource management, knowledge of mobile and hand held services, returns management and internet self service. experience of the following is needed clarity on MVC architecture, BSP Framework and Component structure of Web client, proficient in changes to org model and expertise in Base customization

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:SAPCRMFun

    UI Designer Information Architect HTML 5 Eindhoven Netherlands

    £400 to £499

    UI Designer Information Architect HTML 5 Eindhoven Netherlands. A company requires a UI Designer who can work on User Interface Design, Usability, Information Architecture using HTML 5. You will have expericence in User interface Design and you will work closely with Agile programmers, product users and other stakeholders of a tool to build the user interface for the tools. you will apply heuristics to design problems involving color or font choice, layout, photography or spot art, etc. anf create individual brand elements, visual design templates, streaming and rich media applications, and design prototypes, Create / Maintain branding standards and style guides Tool Expertise in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:UIDesigner

    CAD Design Engineer Mechanical CADTools SolidWorks Germany

    £300 to £399

    CAD Design Engineer Mechanical CADTools SolidWorks Germany. My client needs to hire a Mechanical CAD design Engineer with experience of EDS CAD, CADTools, Geometric dimensioning and tolerance, Design of machine elements, Product development - Mechanical, Basic knowledge in CATIA, Pro/Engineer, SolidWorks and must be knowledgeable in modelling and automation concepts.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:CadENG

    SAP Functional Consultant ECC Plant Maintenance Cardiff

    £400 to £499

    SAP Functional Consultant ECC Plant Maintenance Cardiff. An IT Services company requires a SAP Functional Consultant with experience of Plant Maintenance, SAP ECC functional modules. You must have the ability to map requirements and design, develop and trouble shoot complex landscapes and develop integrated solutions. you should have experience with concepts of Plant Maintenance, Machine down time costs, Asset Turnaround times etc you should have working exposure to at least one software application for plant maintenance and 2-3 yrs project experience,and also leading small teams with clearly defined deliverables you should have successfully interacted with clients/end users for requirements gathering.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:SAPFun

    Project Manager Development ADM Netherlands Holland

    £300 to £399

    Project Manager Development ADM Netherlands Holland. A Global IT Services company requires an experienced Development Project Manager. you shouldv have experience of Project Management ADM & the end-to-end delivery of a fixed price development origration projects. Your experience should include defining scopes, scheduling, cost and quality objectives, ability to write/review SOW's for a large project, multiple vendor management, stakeholder analysis and defining PMIS, conducting risk assessment at initiation stage and preparation of mitigation and contingency plans, defining project execution and communication strategy, create/manage integrated project plans for different life cycle models including agile, EVM techniques, productivity enhancement & quality improvement tools, experienced in distributed project management with virtual teams, executive dashboards and Audit reports, contributing to and managing OM targets for the project.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:PM:Netherlands

    Project Manager - Change Projects

    £90,000 to £99,999

    My client, a Big4 Consultancy are kicking off a strategic transformation programme; front to back across business and technology. They are seeking a Project Manager with varied change experience to play a pivotal function in a large book of work spanning multiple projects.

    This role sits within a centralised project group that delivers market-leading solutions across the business. The team consists of senior project and programme managers who are responsible for the mobilization, planning, delivery, governance and advisory of cross functional change initiatives projects that address issues common to multiple businesses e.g. regulatory compliance, static data, IT architecture and off-shoring.

    As well as providing change and programme management expertise, they add value to the business by working closely with service providers (e.g. Finance, IT, Operations, Legal Regulatory and Compliance) to ensure change is fully integrated into the bank from front-office to back-office.

    To be successful within this position, you will have; A proven track record of Project Management within the Investment Banking industry, excellent relationship management building & maintenance skills and Experience of concepts relating to Front Office products (e.g. Equities Trading, Foreign Exchange, Rates, Distressed Products, Emerging Markets, Equity Proprietary Trading, Prime Brokerage).

    It is likely that the work will be cross-product, therefore an appreciation of multiple investment banking products and an understanding of front to back trade processing will be more valuable than any particular SME skills.

    If you are interested in joining this market leading firm, and gaining long term contract tenure - please apply.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a search firm

    London / Permanent / Ref: PAB/141

    Finance and Risk Transformation Programme Leads, Consulting, Lo

    £125,000 to £149,999

    Finance and Risk Transformation Programme Leads, Consulting, London

    My client a global Tier 1 consultancy are looking for Senior Managers / Directors to come and join a growing Finance and Risk practice. As a group they carry out Large Scale technology replatforming and Regulatory Implementation Programmes, as well as development and implementation of new operation models / retained onshore functions for their Banking and Finance Clients.

    They are now looking to onboard Senior Management / Senior Executives who can manage large scale programmes and have good content knowledge within Finance, Risk or Treasury functions. These are pivotal roles for the growth of this practice, with plenty of opportunity going forwards for the right individuals.

    You will need to have a strong background in delivering large scale finance programmes, and working at CxO level.

    For further information please send throough your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/FR03

    Financial Services Consultant, London

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Financial Services Consultant, London

    My client a Tier 1 Global Consultancy, and a leader working in the Financial Services area, are looking to on board multiple Financial Services Consultants

    This new hiring phase is due to organisation growth, and some very exciting plans over the coming years.

    You will be working within Finance or Risk on a variety of the following projects:- large scale technology replatforming, Regulatory driven implementation programmes, Large scale off shoring or outsourcing, and the development and implementation of new target operating models / reorganization of a retained onshore function.

    You could be operating in the function of a finance, risk, treasury architect, project management, business analyst, regulatory programme analysis, operating model design in Finance, Risk or Treasury. They would be interested in speaking to individuals across these roles.

    This a great opportunity to join an exciting practice with a lot of work on right now, and a full pipeline going forwards.

    For more information please send your details through to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/FSC001

    Finance and Risk Transformation Lead, Consulting, London

    £150,000 to £199,999

    Finance and Risk Transformation Lead, Consulting, London

    My client a global Tier 1 consultancy are looking for Senior Managers to come and join a growing Risk practice. As a group they carry out Large Scale technology replatforming, Regulatory Implementation Programmes, as well as development and implementation of new operation models / retained onshore functions for their Banking and Finance Clients.

    They are now looking to onboard Senior Management / Senior Executives who can manage large scale programmes and have good content knowledge within Finance, Risk or Treasury functions. These are pivotal roles for the growth of this practice, with plenty of opportunity going forwards for the right individuals.

    You will need to have a strong background in delivering large scale finance programmes, and working at CxO level.

    For further information please send through your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/FT001

    Project / Programme Manager, Digital, Consulting, London

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project / Programme Manager, Digital, Consulting, London

    Project / Programme Managers are required by my client a leading consultancy. Due to a huge demand for there products and services within the web and digital space are looking to recruit a number of individuals in to the practice.

    You will need to be able to deliver cutting edhe web solutions including eCommerce stores and Multi - Platform rich media web sites and applications, some of the projects of which will be on a global scale.

    The role itself will entail working in a highly client-facing environment and work end-to-end of the delivery lifecycle on complex and large-scale technology solutions

    You will be involved in delivering programmes involving integration of common web technologies and solutions, including:

    • Web Content Management
    • Digital Asset Management
    • Video Content Management
    • Portal
    • Identity & Access Management
    • Banner & Video Advertising
    • Social Media
    • Search / SEO
    • Web Analytics
    • Multi-device support (smart-phone, tablet, desktop, console, set-top box)
    • eCommerce

    If you are keen to hear more about this fantastic opportunities please send your details to Ram Basra and I will be in contact as soon as possible.


    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Permanent / Ref: JS/RB/PM02

    Oracle DBA - Newbury

    £300 to £399

    My client a Global Consultancy is looking for a Oracle DBA to work on site with a Global Telecommunications company. If you are looking to join a fast going company with fantastic career opportunities this might be for you.

    To be considered for this role you must have experience in:

    • Database Admin
    • Database high availability
    • Database performance turning
    • Database Backup and Recovery
    • Infra Storage Administration

    South East / Contract / Ref: PAB/204

    Imperva WAF Support Engineer, London

    £400 to £499

    Imperva WAF Support Engineer, London

    My client a Global Consultancy are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Senior WAF (Web Application Firewall) Administrator to help with the day to day administration and support of a clients systems. Duties will include to application turn up, migration from learning to protection mode, performance tuning and auditing of the system.

    You will need to have mperva Web Application Firewall Administration, web application troubleshooting and Excellent documentation experience.

    For more information please email ram.basra@alexanderash.com with your CV and I will be in contact as soon as possible.

    Alexander Ash is a staffing agency and business.

    London / Contract / Ref: JS/RB/IW01

    Technical Lead ESB Design SOA Webservices Messaging Netherlands

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Technical Lead ESB Design SOA Webservices Messaging Netherlands. A leading IT Services company requires a Technical Lead to take charge of the Enterprise Service Bus design. You must be an expert in ESB and messaging concepts, proficient in SOA and Webservice, capable of design and deployment of ESB and messaging applications plus advanced knowledge on Protocol, connectivities, standards and patterns on ESB.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:ESBDesign:Neth

    SAP FICO Data Analyst TSQL Stored Procedures Nuremburg Germany

    £20,000 to £29,999

    SAP FICO Data Analyst TSQL Stored Procedures Nuremburg Germany. A leading IT solutions company requires a SAP FICO Data Analyst who has the ability to understand the customer business processes and the IT landscape rapidly & assist in creating solution proposals, rough effort estimates , solution workshops, preparing the solution road map as well as assisting in the detailed documentation and in implementing the solution. You must be able to guide a team, prepare design documents, gather business requirements / estimations and having the knowledge of the quality processes. You should have at least 2 - 4 yrs years of SAP experience FI General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable with agood working knowledge of the CO modules comprising of Cost Center Accounting, Profit Center Accounting, Asset Management Module, Internal Orders and Integration with Sales and Distribution and Material Management. Plus experience of TSQL and stored procedures & you must be able to write simple and complex queries using TSQL, plus have a good understanding on indexes.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:SapFICO:Data

    SAP FICO Data Analyst TSQL Stored Procedures Krakow Poland

    £20,000 to £29,999

    SAP FICO Data Analyst TSQL Stored Procedures Krakow Poland. A leading IT solutions company requires a SAP FICO Data Analyst who has the ability to understand the customer business processes and the IT landscape rapidly & assist in creating solution proposals, rough effort estimates , solution workshops, preparing the solution road map as well as assisting in the detailed documentation and in implementing the solution. You must be able to guide a team, prepare design documents, gather business requirements / estimations and having the knowledge of the quality processes. You should have at least 2 - 4 yrs years of SAP experience FI General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable with agood working knowledge of the CO modules comprising of Cost Center Accounting, Profit Center Accounting, Asset Management Module, Internal Orders and Integration with Sales and Distribution and Material Management. Plus experience of TSQL and stored procedures & you must be able to write simple and complex queries using TSQL, plus have a good understanding on indexes.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:SapFICO:Data

    Project Manager

    £80,000 to £89,999

    My client, a leading front, middle and back office platform vendor are currently undergoing a period of rapid growth. They are seeking strong project managers to drive forward large, bespoke client facing implementations within major financial institutions.

    Each project is uniquely different and a high calibre project manager is required to own the full implementation process, including leading teams of developers and Business Analysts to ensure strict timelines are met and project milestones delivered within scope and budget.

    To be successful in this position, you will have experience of working for a systems vendor and driving forward implementation within a large financial institution. You will be a strong communicator with a consultative approach to project management.

    To be considered for this position, please forward you details.

    London / Permanent / Ref: PAB/140

    Technical Lead ESB Design SOA Webservices Messaging Netherlands

    £20,000 to £29,999

    Technical Lead ESB Design SOA Webservices Messaging Netherlands. A leading IT Services company requires a Technical Lead to take charge of the Enterprise Service Bus design. You must be an expert in ESB and messaging concepts, proficient in SOA and Webservice, capable of design and deployment of ESB and messaging applications plus advanced knowledge on Protocol, connectivities, standards and patterns on ESB.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:ESBDesign:Neth

    Tibco BW Solution / Integration Architect SOA Brussels Belgium

    £300 to £399

    Tibco BW Solution / Integration Architect SOA Brussels Belgium. A leading organisation requires a Tibco Integration Architect with strong soultion architecture and SOA experience. You must have experience with taking the functional and non-functional requirements and be able to propose solutions, identify the design areas and the integration points, effectively track the integration points in the design to ensure there are no omissions, working with design teams to realize the architecture by providing suggestions on design options, reviewing and validating the design decisions taken by the design teams, working with client architecture teams in defining overall solution architecture, procure the enterprise standards that need to be followed, validate the non-functional requirements, presenting the architecture and design to stake holders, experience with common SDLC methods (RUP, Velociq) and you must have worked on at least one medium sized complex architecture project

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:IntegrationArch

    Tibco BPM Design Architect SOA ESB Webservices Netherlands

    £300 to £399

    Tibco BPM Design Architect SOA ESB Webservices iProcess Netherlands. A leading IT company requires TIBCO BW expert who has design and architecture experience on TIBCO BPM products : Business Studio, iProcess Modeler, iProcess Engine, iProcess Decisions, iProcess insight, iProcess Analytics. You must have strong experience in process discovery, process analysis, process design, process implementation and process optimization and be well versed with both design time and run-time architecture aspects for TIBCO BPM deployments. You also need to be an expert in ESB and messaging concepts, proficient in SOA and Webservice and capable of designing and deploy ESB and messaging applications and you should have advanced knowledge on Protocol , connectivities, standards and patterns on ESB.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:Tibco:Netherlan

    Enterprise Service Bus ESB SOA Messaging J2EE Munich Germany

    £300 to £399

    Enterprise Service Bus ESB SOA Messaging J2EE XML Webservices Munich Germany. An organisation requires an ESB, Messaging, Webservices expert with experience in ESB and messaging concepts, SOA and Webservices, design and deployment of ESB and messaging applications, plus advanced knowledge on Protocol, connectivities, standards and patterns on ESB, design XML Schema, design web service applications, HTML, Javascript, JDBC, JSP, Servlets, Struts, XML and EJB.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:ESB-Munich

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit) and Back Office Settlements products. For this reason, the candidate may be a specialist in any of these areas, or have had experience in a variety of areas. It will entail the provision of delivery of a number of concurrent projects.

    It is ideal that the candidate come from another leading systems vendor, or perhaps from a smaller boutique firm.

    Alexnader Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM4482

    Project Manager - Manager Level - Global Consultancy

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Our client, a global consultancy, is looking for experience change / project managers with a background in delivery. The model they currently have in place enables the consultant to aid in everystage stage of the project. From initiation roadmap design, through to project handover / delivery. There are a number of positions available within their Manager level team in Capital Markets, and they are looking for candidates with previous / current experience within Investment Banking and Insurance.

    Alexander Ash is acting as an agency.

    London / Permanent / Ref: GM454

    Hybrid BA/PM - Global e-Commerce

    £60,000 to £69,999

    My client a Global ecommerce company is looking for a Hybrid Business Analyst/Project Manager to join the Customer Care team, as part of a major change programme for the global business. The Business Analyst/Project Manager will be required to manage, control and lead the day - to - day delivery of the project, from gathering initial requirements through to solutions being implemented. You will be managing the Customer Care requirements for the central strategy program, and it's likely this will consist of change to Customer Service processes & systems, CRM, and Customer Care best practice.

    You must have experience in;

    • Managing and leading projects from initial requirement through to completion of projects.
    • Working with Architectures and Service teams to create requirements, design, sizing volumetrics and related costing hardware, software, storage and resource of projects.
    • Stakeholder management, as well as analysing Customer data
    • Retail or highly customer-driven enterprise environments
    • Definition, planning, financial management, risk and dependency management, acceptance and closedown in a Customer Care environment.

    This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Business Analyst/Project Manager to join a high profile eCommerce organisation, with aggressive plans for growth in 2013. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: PAB/201

    Project Manager - Oil and Gas - Change Management

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project Manager - Oil and Gas - Change Management

    My client a Global Oil and Gas company are looking for a Project Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. You must have a proven track record leading organisations to better align resources with strategy, overcome resistance and improve operations within the Oil and Gas industry.

    To be successful for this role you must have;

    Experience in leading several change projects within an Oil and Gas company

    • Strong Project Management Skills
    • Excellent Senior Stakeholder management
    • Experience in mapping process flows, benchmarking process effectiveness, identify bottlenecks, suggest improvements, create roadmaps & improved governance process.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a search firm.

    There are a number of positions available at all levels.

    London / Permanent / Ref: PAB/202

    Architect J2EE ESB UML OOAD SAP Enterprise Portal Netherlands

    £300 to £399

    Architect J2EE ESB UML OOAD SAP Enterprise Portal Netherlands. A Tier 1 organisation requires a J2EE Technical Lead for their Business Application Services to deliver Performance Optimization and Tuning, you must be able to architect a solution in J2EE and you must have experience of multi-tier architecture. you must have experience with stacking / layering of architecture modelling, UML, OOAD, Portal design analysis, supporting live test environments, SAP Enterprise Portal development, portal security, NWDI, NWDS, ESB design and Virtualization.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:J2EEArch

    Architect J2EE ESB UML OOAD SAP Enterprise Portal Netherlands

    £300 to £399

    Architect J2EE ESB UML OOAD SAP Enterprise Portal Netherlands. A Tier 1 organisation requires a J2EE Technical Lead for their Business Application Services to deliver Performance Optimization and Tuning, you must be able to architect a solution in J2EE and you must have experience of multi-tier architecture. you must have experience with stacking / layering of architecture modelling, UML, OOAD, Portal design analysis, supporting live test environments, SAP Enterprise Portal development, portal security, NWDI, NWDS, ESB design and Virtualization.

    Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: BenP:J2EEArch

    SharePoint 2010 Developer £60k plus bonus/package Bristol

    £60,000 to £69,999

    SharePoint 2010 Developer £60k plus bonus/package Bristol. This is an opportunity to live by the coast and have a quality life style (beach, Sun, surfing) whilst still working for one of the UK's no.1 IT companies, they require a SharePoint developer with experience of developing with SharePoint 2010, Visual Studio, HTML, CSS, ASP.Net (C#), JavaScript, SQL .NET application design, development, administration and configuration. As well as demonstrable plus knowledge of best practice in SharePoint architecture and design and if you have project management experience that would be a bonus. Please send me your cv and call me to discuss the detailed spec and the client. ben.price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    South West / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Sharepoint

    Endur Specialist - Oil and Gas

    £70,000 to £79,999

    My client a Global consultancy is looking for a Endur Specialist to work on site at their Oil and Gas client. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing company. if you have experience working extensively with Endur applications this will be a great opportunity to further your career in Oil and Gas.

    • Experience in Endur application an absolute essential
    • Hands-on experience working with Endur modules
    • Configuration of Endur modules
    • Customisation of Endur modules
    • Knowledge of Java
    • Knowledge of AVS/JVS
    • Business analysis in Endur
    • Testing experience in Endur

    London / Permanent / Ref: PAB/203

    Openlink Functional Consultant, Business Analyst Dusseldorf

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Openlink Functional Consultant, Business Analyst Dusseldorf. A leading Global IT Services company requires a Functional Consultant with extensive Endur application experience who has worked on the Openlink modules for banks or utilities or oil companies. You must have strong business analysis and testing experience in Openlink as well as configuratin and customisation of Openlink modules plus java, AVS and JVS experience. This role will give you the opportunity to work on high profile projects within blue chip organisations.

    Germany / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Endur

    Openlink Functional Consultant, Business Analyst London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Openlink Functional Consultant, Business Analyst London. A leading Global IT Services company requires a Functional Consultant with extensive Endur application experience who has worked on the Openlink modules for banks, utilities or oil companies. You must have strong business analysis and testing experience in Openlink as well as configuratin and customisation of Openlink modules plus java, AVS and JVS experience. This role will give you the opportunity to work on high profile projects within blue chip organisations.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Endur

    Voice Network Engineer/Support CISCO NOC/NMC/CallCenter Munich

    £400 to £499

    Voice Network Engineer/Support CISCO NOC/NMC/Call Center Munich. A Global IT Services Company requires a 2nd /3rd line Voice Network Support Engineer with experience of Call Centers and Contact Centers, VoIP, voice-mail systems, IP phones, ACD PABX, Switches, Routers, Cisco kit. You ideally will be Cisco CME / IPCCX / CPIT certified. You will tasked with strategic and tactical planning of complex voice networks, IP telephony and Contact/Call Center solutions, as well as trouble shooting and providing technical support.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:VoiceAdmi

    Solution Architect Cloud Computing HP SA, AIX Bank Edinburgh

    £400 to £499

    Solution Architect Cloud Computing HP SA, AIX Bank Edinburgh. A Global IT Services company requires an experienced Solution Architect who specialises in Cloud Computing and has extensive experience in HP SA (server automation) and HP OO (operational orchestration) as well as AIX, designing solutions to present to customers, Vendor interaction and experience in the Banking industry.

    Scotland / Contract / Ref: BenP:SOLArchitect

    Endur Functional Consultant Business Analyst Dusseldorf Germany

    £60,000 to £69,999

    Endur Functional Consultant, Business Analyst Dusseldorf Germany. A leading Global IT Services company requires a Functional Consultant with extensive Endur application experience who has worked on the Endur modules for banks, utilities or oil companies. You must have strong business analysis and testing experience in Endur as well as configuration and customisation of Endur modules plus java, AVS and JVS experience. This role will give you the opportunity to work on high profile projects within blue chip organisations.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Endur

    Endur Functional Consultant, Business Analyst London

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Endur Functional Consultant, Business Analyst London. A leading Global IT Services company requires a Functional Consultant with extensive Endur application experience who has worked on the Endur modules for banks, utilities or oil companies. You must have strong business analysis and testing experience in Endur as well as configuration and customisation of Endur modules plus java, AVS and JVS experience. This role will give you the opportunity to work on high profile projects within blue chip organisations.

    London / Permanent / Ref: BenP:Endur

    Data Warehouse Business Intelligence Technical Lead Germany

    £400 to £499

    Data Warehouse Business Intelligence Technical Lead Dusseldorf Germany. A Global IT Services company requires a Data Warehouse Business Intelligence Technical Lead who is experienced with UNIX Shell Scripting, BI, DWH-BI, SAP BI-BW and Crystal Reports. You must be able to develop complex technical solutions to meet business requirements and be able to embed OLE objects in Crystal Report. and optimize Crystal Report design and code for performance improvements and be proficient in Reports which involve Complex Design.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:DWH-BI

    Architect Infrastructure VMware Wintel SAN Hamburg Germany

    £500 to £599

    Architect Infrastructure VMware Wintel SAN Hamburg Germany. A Tier 1 Global company requires an experienced Technology Infrastructure Services Architect with experience in in delivering high value System Integration projects, with an ability to understand and design the business resilience and data centre strategies for customers across technology. You must have a deep understanding about the build-up of a Data centre & have performed at least a couple of Data centre builds. You need experience performing assessment reviews and assisting client organisation with development, execution and testing of the overall solution, high level designing experience across multiple technologies, risk analysis & business impact analyses, CAPEX & OPEX of projects/programs as well as a deep understanding on various aspects of technology such as SAN, Servers (VMware and Wintel), Exchange 2007/2010, Consolidation and Virtualization, Storage and backup, Data centre build & implementation, Network (LAN and WAN), Disaster Recovery/BCP. Ideally you will speak German.

    Your experience should include the following:

    • Good overall understanding of IT infrastructure design, IT operations, Data centre maintenance, Vendor co-ordination, Voice & Data Network setups, Application development and End User computing areas in order to review and assist in the preparation of recovery procedures in these areas
    • Experience in maturing independent programs and delivering them, independently.
    • Ability to calculate DC Power and Cooling requirements based on IT infrastructure design plans
    • Deep understanding of DC facility related setups of Fire Prevention, Physical Security Monitoring devices, Access Control setups, Surveillance setups through Audio and Video setups, Electrical build out etc.
    • Knowledge on Structured cabling design and implementation
    • Ability to plan and execute large desktop rollout activities
    • Excellent project management skills
    • Deep understanding of DC operations and ability to define SLA's, handle sudden change requests, handle rollback requirements etc.
    • Excellent ability to handle vendors (especially non IT related vendors)
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively present findings and reports at the local and senior business management level
    • Strong technical background in one of the core IT Infrastructure areas like Platform/Network/Database (L3 or above)

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:Architect

    Senior Telesales executive

    £40,000 to £49,999

    Senior Sales Executive:

    My client who are a leading globally recognised organisation are searching for a number of Sales Executives. The Senior Sales Executive will need to have come from a telesales background & have a consultative manner when dealing with new clients. Due to my client recognised brand name the successful individual will be able to develop a solid career path with my client. This opportunity will suit an individual from a busy sales environment working with a recognised organisation who can sell to new clients over the phone and close deals over the phone.

    Senior Sales Executive duties:

    The Sales Executive will be involved in new business development with new clients and will mainly be selling over the telephone. The successful individual will need to have experience with business to business sales (B2B) and also have a can do attitude. You will Prospect, call, qualify and close high potential clients.

    Skills Required:

    * Passionate about online business, e-commerce and sales. * Educated to degree level - 2:1 minimum. * Excellent communication and negotiation skills * Strong ability to handle objections * Fluent in written and oral English * Intermediate Excel skills * Demonstrated track record of success in a sales role * Experience in e-commerce or retail.

    In return for the above, my client offer a very competitive salary + Bonuses + Stock options.

    Senior Sales Executive:

    For a detailed discussion please get in touch with norman.areh@alexanderash.com / 020 7688 8435.

    South East / Permanent / Ref: JSNA-SE-001

    Project Manager - Oil and Gas - Change Management

    £100,000 to £124,999

    Project Manager - Oil and Gas - Change Management

    My client a Global Oil and Gas company are looking for a Project Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. You must have a proven track record leading organisations to better align resources with strategy, overcome resistance and improve operations within the Oil and Gas industry.

    To be successful for this role you must have;

    Experience in leading several change projects within an Oil and Gas company

    • Strong Project Management Skills
    • Excellent Senior Stakeholder management
    • Experience in mapping process flows, benchmarking process effectiveness, identify bottlenecks, suggest improvements, create roadmaps & improved governance process.

    Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as a search firm.

    There are a number of positions available at all levels.

    London / Permanent / Ref: PAB/202

    Oracle Developer Informatica, PL/SQL, Modelling, Banking London

    £300 to £399

    Oracle Developer Informatica, PL/SQL, Modelling, Banking London. A financial services client requires an experienced Oracle Developer with a solid understanding of Database Architecture and Basic DB Administration, plus experience of data movement tools, data Modelling, XML, J2EE, PL/SQL, Logical & Physical modeling and Informatica Powercenter. Please contact me asap as I have a detailed job spec. Ben.Price@alexanderash.com 0207 688 8432

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:OracleDev

    Java J2EE Lead Developer Web Services Banking London

    £300 to £399

    Java J2EE Lead Developer Web Services Banking London. A financial services copmany requires a Lead Developer with experience developing Java, J2EE, Web Services, Java Transaction Management, Java Mail, JCA, JMS, Unix Shell Scripting, EJB and multi-tier architecture. you should be able to deisgn, develop, debug programms and perform optimization.

    London / Contract / Ref: BenP:JavaDev

    Hybrid BA/PM - Global e-Commerce

    £60,000 to £69,999

    My client a Global ecommerce company is looking for a Hybrid Business Analyst/Project Manager to join the Customer Care team, as part of a major change programme for the global business. The Business Analyst/Project Manager will be required to manage, control and lead the day - to - day delivery of the project, from gathering initial requirements through to solutions being implemented. You will be managing the Customer Care requirements for the central strategy program, and it's likely this will consist of change to Customer Service processes & systems, CRM, and Customer Care best practice.

    You must have experience in;

    • Managing and leading projects from initial requirement through to completion of projects.
    • Working with Architectures and Service teams to create requirements, design, sizing volumetrics and related costing hardware, software, storage and resource of projects.
    • Stakeholder management, as well as analysing Customer data
    • Retail or highly customer-driven enterprise environments
    • Definition, planning, financial management, risk and dependency management, acceptance and closedown in a Customer Care environment.

    This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Business Analyst/Project Manager to join a high profile eCommerce organisation, with aggressive plans for growth in 2013. Alexander Ash Consulting is acting as an agency.

    Rest of Europe / Permanent / Ref: PAB/201

    Voice Network Engineer/Support CISCO NOC/NMC/CallCenter Munich

    £400 to £499

    Voice Network Engineer/Support CISCO NOC/NMC/Call Center Munich. A Global IT Services Company requires a 2nd /3rd line Voice Network Support Engineer with experience of Call Centers and Contact Centers, VoIP, voice-mail systems, IP phones, ACD PABX, Switches, Routers, Cisco kit. You ideally will be Cisco CME / IPCCX / CPIT certified. You will tasked with strategic and tactical planning of complex voice networks, IP telephony and Contact/Call Center solutions, as well as trouble shooting and providing technical support.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:VoiceAdmi

    Windows Administrator, Citrix VMware Active Directory Hamburg

    £400 to £499

    Windows Administrator, Citrix VMware Active Directory Hamburg. A Global IT Services Company requires a Windows Administrator who is experienced in Citrix, VMware and Active Directory administration. You must have experience performing the following : Add / Remove Domain / Domain Controllers, Trusts Administration, Sites And Subnets Administration, Site Links Administration, Global Catalog Servers, Movement Of Users Between OUs, Organization Units Administration, Group Policy Administration, Implementation Of Group Policy, Domain Controller OS and Hardware Administrating, Server Performance, optimization and fine tuning, Checking the ADS health, Checking network health, Establishing VPN Connection , IP Security, Administering Terminal Services, Administering Certification Services, Administering DHCP, Implementing DNS Service, Implementing IIS Service, Implementing RAS service, Implementing RADIUS Service, Setting up FTP Servers, Implementing IAS Service, Administrating IAS, Domain Controller issues, Resolve alerts indicating time synchronization problems and Administer Domain Controller Hardware Monitor.

    Germany / Contract / Ref: BenP:Wind:Admin

    Oil and Gas Upstream Consultant

    £800 to £999

    Oil and Gas Upstream Consultant

    My client are searching for an Oil and Gas Upstream Consultant with the ability to conduct Consulting engagements, do requirements gathering from customers, understand business need and articulate solutions. Negotiation, Presentation Skills should be apt to showcase technology depth and breadth of the organization. Ability to map to the right stakeholders, multivendor/practice/party coordination. Proactive approach towards generating upstream business revenue by analysing the as is business of the customer. Account Mining to generate opportunities.

    Also the main things they are looking for:
    - Global role so no specific location as they will be travelling
    - UPSTREAM sector is a must
    - good customer focus/face2face with client
    - not IT but Business strong skills required

    Oil and Gas Upstream Consultant

    London / Contract / Ref: SS OIL/GAS

    Project Manager - Leading Systems Vendor - Financial Services

    £80,000 to £89,999

    Our client, a leading systems vendor within the Financial Services space, is lookig for a strong implementations consultant to join their Project Management team. The role is focusing on delivering system implementations across a number of their product verticals. These include; Front Office Trading systems, Middle Office products (such as Collateral Management), Risk (Market and Credit