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Thursday, December 11, 2014

David Cameron and Enda Kenny attempt to bridge gaps in Belfast

Prime minister and taoiseach put weight behind resolving entrenched disagreements around marches, flags and other issues

David Cameron will join his Irish counterpart, Enda Kenny, in Belfast on Thursday morning to lend their support to all-party talks aimed at solving toxic issues hanging over from the Northern Ireland peace process.

The prime minister and the taoiseach are expected to meet the parties at Stormont in a bid to push forward negotiations on issues such as disputed marches, the flying of flags and the legacy of the Troubles.

So far the nationalist and unionist parties have failed to find consensus on these controversies some of which have led to social and political destabilisation in the region.

Loyalist anger over a banned Orange Order march in north Belfast has led to violent street clashes as has unionist opposition to Belfast city council’s decision to limit the number of days the Union Jack is flown at City Hall.

Supporting the two premiers’ intervention in the talks, Labour’s shadow secretary of state, Ivan Lewis, said the best Christmas present the people of Northern Ireland could receive was for the parties to come to an agreement.

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Jihadi attacks killed more than 5,000 people in November, the vast majority of them Muslims

Islamic State and Boko Haram behind most deaths, suggesting jihadism is moving from terrorism to more conventional fighting forces that try to gain or hold territory, report finds

More than 5,000 people, mostly civilians and overwhelmingly Muslims, were killed in jihadi attacks in November, according to a new study documenting the toll of Islamist violence worldwide.

About 60% of these deaths were caused by the militant groups Islamic State and Boko Haram, suggesting a transformation in the nature of jihadi groups from terrorists to “more conventional forces that are fighting to gain or hold territory against state armies”, the report by the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and the BBC, said.

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Scotland is unprepared for new tax powers, report says

Audit Scotland warns that delays in hiring staff and setting up IT systems means collection of devolved taxes could be ‘chaos’

The Scottish government is unprepared for new tax powers coming into force next April, with the potential for chaos as payments take longer to process and costs escalate, according to an independent report published on Thursday.

In a strongly worded report, Audit Scotland warned that delays in hiring staff and setting up an IT system “increased the risk that new taxes for Scotland will not be effectively managed”.

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Why The First Meaningful Thing To Be 3-D Printed In Space Will Be A Buckle #3DxSpace #3DThursday #3DPrinting

Why The First Meaningful Thing To Be 3-D Printed In Space Will Be A Buckle. From FastCompany: …Designed by former flight surgeon and astronaut Yvonne Cagle, the buckle is intended to tighten a compression strap that prevents muscle loss and maintains heart strength in zero-gravity conditions—a persistent challenge for space health. “I became very intrigued […]

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National Crime Agency and GCHQ join forces in hunt for ‘dark web’ child abuse

David Cameron to announce creation of specialist unit to find identities of paedophiles sharing child-abuse images

David Cameron will place Britain’s GCHQ eavesdropping agency and the National Crime Agency (NCA) at the centre of a fight to eliminate “digital hiding places for child abusers”.

A new joint NCA-GCHQ specialist unit is to be established to crack down on paedophiles who are using the so-called “dark web” to disguise their identities and to encrypt illegal images of children that they share with peers in what the prime minister describes as a “horrific crime”.

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Hays posted a job you might be interested in


Менеджер по развитию бизнеса (b2b химия и оборудование для пищевых производств) на Дальнем Востоке

Russian Federation, RU - Chemicals, Fishery, Food Production

Международная компания - лидер решений для профессиональной гигиены и клининга (оборудование + химия)

Развитие бизнеса через техническое сопровождение клиентов – пищевых производителей (рыба, морепродукты)

Развитие продаж в Приморском крае, Камчатке и Сахалине, и областях

Наш клиент, ведущий международный производитель решений для профессиональной гигиены и клининга, развивает своё присутствие на Дальнем Востоке и окружающих регионах.

В этой связи компания открывает вакансию Менеджера по развитию бизнеса (базирование – Владивосток), который будет отвечать за развитие отношений с новыми и текущими клиентами среди пищевых производителей (как локальными, так и национальными и международными компаниями). Основной фокус – на анализе технологических процессов и санитарно-гигиенической обстановки у клиента и предложении соответствующего решения (химия + оборудование).

Компания хотела бы видеть кандидатов с профильным образованием (пищевое / технологическое), опытом работы на пищевом производстве (требуется глубокое понимание технологии и производственной санитарии) и английским языком от elementary до intermediate. Опыт в b2b-продажах, особенно в пищевой производственный сегмент, будет преимуществом. Данная позиция предполагает до 50 % командировок и наличие водительских прав.

Компания предлагает конкурентоспособный оклад, бонусную программу и отличные возможности профессионального обучения, роста и развития.

Мы будем рады рассказать о вакансии подробней – ждём Ваше резюме!

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 08:15AM from LinkedIn


HP posted a job you might be interested in


Technology Consultant, ArcSight

Hong Kong, HK - Information Technology and Services

In this role, you will work collaboratively with local ArcSight consultants, Managing Principals and Directors to deliver cutting edge services on client engagements with a world class team from around the globe. You will be accountable for deploying ArcSight to satisfy client business requirements and assist government agencies to utilise ArcSight to its full potential.

You will work day-to-day with clients to assist in delivering value that ArcSight brings to the overall business objective. This includes installation of ArcSight software, business requirements workshops, performance tuning and development of new ArcSight content to ensure the agencies are getting the most out of the product.

This job isn’t just about installing software and making it work; it’s about delivering the knowledge to our customers so that they can continue to utilise ArcSight long after you leave client site. An important aspect of this role is understanding security operations and how to utilise ArcSight to perform daily security operations tasks.

You can expect to receive world-class training that is only available to HP consultants.


• Provide technical direction to solve complex issues and ensure on-time delivery of solutions that meet customer expectations

• Provide technical consulting and advice to customer on-site efforts

• Assist in design enterprise-scale projects for HP/ArcSight's solutions and products

• Develop reusable innovative solutions that demonstrate a deep technical knowledge of the products, processes, and the customer environment

• Deliver world-class consulting to some of the largest companies in the world


Desired Skills and Experience

This role will require the following skills and expertise:

• 5 – 10 years working within the information security field

• Security operations experience such as incident management, intrusion detection, firewall deployment, and security event analysis

• 2+ years working with SIEM technology, preferably ArcSight

• Experience with security device and general IT installations, configuration and troubleshooting (e.g. Firewall, IDS, etc.)

• Expertise in UNIX, Linux, and Windows - able to teardown and rebuild a host system

• UNIX system administration including automation through scripting (perl, shell, python) is a plus

• Experience with database installation and configuration

• Excellent communication and customer interaction skills

• Advanced technical writing skills

• Professional certifications may include PMP, CISSP, SANS GCIA

• Willingness and ability to travel up to 75%

ArcSight helps protect enterprises and government agencies by providing complete visibility and critical insights into their IT infrastructure across all users, networks, data centers and applications. The market-leading ArcSight platform enables organizations to proactively safeguard their digital assets, control the risks associated with cyber theft, cyber fraud, and cyber warfare and cyber espionage and comply with corporate and regulatory policy.

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 08:10AM from LinkedIn


EY posted a job you might be interested in


Advisory Services Senior Manager - Financial Services Office - Structured Finance Advisory Services

United States, US - Accounting, Financial Services

We currently are seeking a highly motivated Manager to manage client engagement teams, work with a wide variety of clients to deliver professional services, and lead business development activities on strategic and global priority accounts.

Ernst & Young's Financial Services Office (FSO) is a uniquely industry-focused business unit that provides a broad range of integrated services to financial institutions and other capital markets participants, including retail and mortgage banking, commercial banks, investment banks, broker-dealers, asset managers (traditional and alternative), insurance and energy trading companies, and other organizations.

Our Financial Services Risk Management (FSRM) practice focuses on financial services risk management, trading, regulatory, quantitative, technology, operations and accounting backgrounds. The breadth of experiences of FSRM professionals enable the practice to coordinate the delivery of a broad array of risk management services to capital market participants throughout the world in a well integrated manner.

Within FSRM, the Structured Finance Group specializes exclusively in addressing the varying needs of issuers, underwriters, investors and other market participants in the ABS, CMBS, RMBS and CDO markets. We have a dedicated team of full-time structured finance professionals with substantial securitization knowledge and experience.

Ernst & Young FSO Advisory Services is a fast-moving, high-growth area with huge potential. It offers variety, challenge, responsibility and the opportunity to realize your leadership potential. Being a member of our FSO Advisory team means you will specialize in a particular competency within Risk, Performance Improvement, or Information Technology Advisory Services (ITAS).

The opportunity is now! If you are interested in being part of a dynamic team, serving clients and reaching your full potential, Ernst & Young Advisory Services is for you!


Effectively manage and motivate client engagement teams with diverse skills and backgrounds. Provide constructive on-the-job feedback/coaching to team members. Foster an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment. Play an active role in counseling and mentoring junior consultants within the organization.

Foster relationships with client personnel at appropriate levels. Consistently deliver quality client services. Drive high-quality work products within expected timeframes and on budget. Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes. Manage expectations of client service delivery. Stay abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client's business.

Cultivate and manage business development opportunities. Understand Ernst & Young and its service lines and actively assess/present ways to serve clients. Develop and maintain long-term client relationships and networks. Develop relationships with team members across all Ernst & Young practices to serve client needs.

Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Demonstrate ability to quickly assimilate to new knowledge. Possess good business acumen. Remain current on new developments in advisory services capabilities and industry knowledge.


To qualify, candidates must have:

  • a bachelor's degree and approximately 5 years of related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately 4 years of related work experience

  • a degree in finance, economics, accounting, engineering or a related discipline; MBA or MS preferred

  • prior structured finance experience is strongly preferred

  • strong problem-solving capabilities

  • excellent prioritization skills and a commitment to meeting deadlines

  • strong written and verbal communication skills for report writing and client presentations

  • analytical skills; specifically, the ability to assess and decompose financial services industry processes utilizing a risk and control focus

  • effective leadership, project management and teamwork skills

  • prior experience in consulting preferred

  • a willingness to travel to meet client needs

  • a valid driver's license in the US and a valid passport required; willingness and ability to travel internationally

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 08:05AM from LinkedIn


Accenture Australia posted a job you might be interested in

Accenture Australia

Contract Manager- Role based in Wellington, New Zealand

Australia, AU - Management Consulting

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

Accenture people build careers in four different areas of our business: Consulting, Technology, Operations and internal Corporate Functions. Each area offers a unique career experience and a compelling mix of work and training opportunities, work environment and structure for career progression.

Our Legal and Commercial Services professionals deliver and coordinate legal, contract and commercial advice and counsel in support of Accenture's business, working to manage and mitigate risk and ensure ethical behaviour and compliance with laws and company policies.

The Sydney based Contract Manager will support the Client Engagement team to assist with the team’s delivery of commercial contracts and subcontracts in accordance with company policies and procedures, applicable laws, and customer requirements. This will include responsibly for tracking and monitoring contract changes, deliverables, correspondence, risks, maintaining associated documentation, and general contractual advisory services.

Key Responsibilities

• Participates in Contract Management and Project Management teams to support contract and subcontract compliance.

• Identifies contract management issues and proposes solutions for approval.

• Escalates risks or issues that are not resolved to their Contract Management line manager.

• Transaction drafting and review of Statements of Work, Orders, Variations, Change Requests, Interims, LOAs

• Provides negotiation support for Head Terms development as required.

• Provides Proposal / RFX Review / NDA review activities.

• Independently applies Accenture specific contract management tools and techniques to assigned projects.

• Manages stakeholders of the Client Engagement team, Client counterpart contract managers, client procurement and business team members.

• Generates reports required to monitor contract compliance.

• Supports training activities for Contract Management personnel

• Active engagement in regional CM initiatives.


• College degree required; advanced degree in business, contract management, law or engineering preferred.

• Membership in the International Association for Contract and Commercial Management (IACCM) or • National Contract, Management Association (NCMA) and professional certification beneficial but not essential.

Work Experience:

• Minimum 7 years experience in the contract management / procurement / legal field.

• Exposure to Outsourcing or System Integration activities highly valued

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

• Working knowledge of Contract and Commercial Management and / or Procurement Category Management principles.

• Contract Law nous either gained through formal qualification or practice.

• Detail-oriented, organized, flexible

• Able to set priorities and juggle multiple demands

• Strong written and oral communication skills

• Able to apply sound business judgment

• Proficiency using Microsoft Office applications (e.g. Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Our people are our most important asset and as such we are continuously expanding our capability programs to provide you with opportunities to build and extend your professional, technical/functional and management skills. Continuous learning takes place through a broad variety of opportunities and type of work. Access to the latest technological innovations and Accenture's knowledge and expertise constitute a superb platform for your professional development. Your learning program will be determined by the requirements of your specific role but will usually involve specialized skills as well as personal and leadership development. You will work with your supervisor to determine what skills you need and how to build them.

Accenture is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All suitably qualified applicants will receive equal and fair consideration for employment.

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 08:00AM from LinkedIn


Infosys posted a job you might be interested in


Technology Analyst/Technology Lead

China, CN - Information Technology and Services

Profile / Skill Sets/Responsibilities

  • Should be able to perform Independently below tasks:

    • Product Requirement analysis,

    • Estimation on enhancement of a product built on Progress 4GL

    • Maintain Requirement Traceability

    • Onsite-offshore co-ordination

    • Release management

    • Incident Management

    • Problem Management

  • Have good understanding of support and maintenance processes and Methodologies.

  • Should be able to work in multi-location and culture environment

  • Should be able to work and manage good relationship with client and vendor teams

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:58AM from LinkedIn


Juniper Networks posted a job you might be interested in

Juniper Networks

Engineering Program Manager

San Francisco Bay Area, US - Computer Networking, Telecommunications, Computer & Network Security

About the Position:

We are looking for a highly motivated, creative individual who is excited about doing good and doesn’t let anything get in your the way of developing high-value, quality products. This person cares about influencing the work environment for the better - Team, Physical Surroundings, Process and prefers to lead - not follow.

About the Position:

The ideal candidate will be an energetic, articulate person who enjoys working with the top engineering technical and management talent. He/she will accelerate the success of the organization by leading programs, process improvements, measurement, and communications. Solving problems proactively, driving change in the organization, and introducing simple and efficient processes must be exciting and challenging to this individual. The opportunity to learn from outstanding peers and a strong manager is a key opportunity in this job.


- Lead cross functional teams in the development of complex software and hardware programs

- Develop processes as required to increase organizational efficiencies

- Manage program risks and issues

- Report program status to Business Unit management

- Effective communication skills with internal and external teams

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors or Masters degree in a technical discipline (e.g. computer science, engineering, math, physics, etc.)

  • 3+ years project/program management experience

  • Demonstrated success at delivering large, complex, system and software programs

  • 2+ years technical experience in software development

Networking and security software experience a plus

Preferred Qualifications:

Have a proven track record of managing complex programs with large, geographically dispersed teams

Embody a “do whatever it takes” attitude

Be a proactive and articulate communicator

Thrive in chaotic and changing environments

Other Information:

  • Relocation is not available for this position

  • Travel requirements for the position <5%

    Juniper Networks is enrolled in E-Verify® and will be participating in E-Verify in addition to our Form I-9 process.

    Juniper Networks is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:50AM from LinkedIn


3D Materials Spotlight: Researchers at Northwestern develop filament for making 3D printed fuel cells #3DxScience #3DThursday #3DPrinting

Researchers at Northwestern develop filament for making 3D printed fuel cells. From Fortunately, researchers at Northwestern University have developed a 3D printing production method that could bring these ceramic fuel cells another step closer to commercial and affordable reality. They are working on a quick, cheap and efficient way to manufacture these ceramic fuel […]

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Hays posted a job you might be interested in


ArchiCAD Technician

Auckland, New Zealand, NZ - Architecture & Planning, Construction, Design

  • Dynamic & supportive boutique practice

  • Join a fresh and growing company

  • Work in a small team with plenty of exposure to projects

The client is a unique boutique architects based in Ponsonby, they specialise in a range of projects however they do the majority of their exemplar work in the high end residential sector. The client has a requirement for a talented ArchiCAD technician to be part of an elite team of highly motivated and specialized individuals producing outstanding work of the highest quality and aesthetic.

The ideal candidate will have around 3 years of NZ experience, a high proficiency in ArchiCAD a thorough level of understanding and the ability to interact with co workers and contractors if necessary. Someone who is willing to challenge convention, to research practice and materials and to apply that research to deliver outstanding design that will stand the test of time. A successful candidate will be inquisitive, thoughtful and sensitive. As a team we work with intensity, with conviction and with absolute thoroughness to unravel the most appropriate design solution.

Responsibilities will include:

* technical drafting and documenting buildings

* 3d modeling of buildings

* specification writing

* detailing

* cost reports

* answering phone calls and messages as required

* obtaining material samples and costs as required

* meeting and liaising with technical suppliers and engineers as required

* technical systems management files and layer structures

* printing collation of documents

* research into detail issues

* occasional 3d rendering

* measuring and documenting buildings as required

For more information please feel free to contact Scott Burnett on +649 309 2883 or email a copy of your CV to

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:41AM from LinkedIn


Gemalto posted a job you might be interested in


Legal Counsel

Beijing City, China, CN - Legal Services

Main Responsibilities:

  • Draft, review and negotiate commercial agreements

  • Provide advice on legal, commercial and contractual issues

  • Assist in handling the corporate secretary related matters if needed

  • Legal and Precedential watch on new regulation which may impact the Company and its business

  • Manage external lawyers engaged if any

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:36AM from LinkedIn


CSC posted a job you might be interested in


Project Manager for FDIC (Arlington, VA)

Washington D.C. Metro Area, US - Information Technology and Services

Essential Job Functions

  • Provide full cycle management of 3 to 5 moderate-to-complex, large-scale infrastructure engineering projects with a wide range of enterprise technologies, tools and platforms. Define, scope, plan, and execute projects to meet customer expectations for timeliness, efficiency and technical merit of assigned projects.

  • Will be proactive leader and facilitator to ensure effective project planning and execution.

  • Serves as the primary point of contact for the customer and a liaison between technical and management resources for project-related activities, escalations and communication.

  • Defines and validates requirements and scope, develops work breakdown structures and project schedules, assigns and manages engineering and support resources, plans and oversees project execution and solution delivery using program-defined project governance standards and delivery criteria.

  • Organizes project teams, communicates project priorities and progress with stakeholders, manages costs, schedules, and quality by overseeing project activities and deliverables; and assists in defining, designing, and implementing solution-specific infrastructure modifications.

  • Specific duties and responsibilities include:

    • Collaborating with the customer to define and document project scope, priority, budgets and schedules.

    • Validating requirements and work products and acting as point of contact for customer management and technical personnel, ensuring communication and understanding of objectives, scope, assignments, dependencies, and timelines.

    • Selecting and assigning project resources and technical staff.

    • Performing ongoing reviews of project work products and timely communicating project status, issues, risks and achievements; representing projects during internal and customer-facing reviews and governance gates.

    • Preparing, reviewing and maintaining project artifacts using Microsoft Project, MS SharePoint, and MS Office, BMC Remedy, ServiceNow, and other standard technical management tools


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, information technology, engineering or related field preferred

  • Eight or more years of project planning/management experience

  • Experience working with project management methodology such as Catalyst including budget development, project planning, control and assurance methodologies, project management software and finance and accounting concepts and practices

  • Experience working with productivity and methodology tools that increase project efficiency and effectiveness

  • Experience working with administrative processes

  • Experience working with client vision, business objectives, and critical success factors

  • Experience working with delivery assurance principles and appropriate procedures relevant to area

  • Experience working with techniques and approaches related to the architecture, development, integration, and deployment of project phases

    Other Qualifications

    • Strong organizational skills

    • Strong creative, analytical and problem solving skills

    • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills for interacting with team members and clients

    • Strong communication skills

    • Skilled in estimating and common project management desktop tools

    • Good human relations skills to select, develop, mentor, discipline and reward employees

    • Good staff leadership and management skills allowing to successfully select, develop, mentor, discipline and reward employees Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and switch between tasks quickly

    • Good leadership and negotiation skills to manage projects and develop new business

    • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and switch between tasks quickly

    • Ability to work in a team environment

    • Ability to create and maintain formal and informal networks

    • Ability to manage large or multiple projects with changing priorities

    • Ability to deal with ambiguity and change

    • Willingness to travel

    • PMP certification required

    • Preferred:

      • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) certification

      • Process engineering and improvement skills

      CSC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age (40 or over), or genetic information. CSC's commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment.

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:35AM from LinkedIn


Health warning follows death of toddler who drank unpasteurised milk

Four other children fell seriously ill after drinking unpasteurised milk products sold for cosmetic use, authorities say

• Company shared image mocking food safety rules

The owner of an Australian organic food company said she was in shock after an unpasteurised milk product sold by her business was associated with the death of a toddler.

The three-year-old, from the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, died after consuming Mountain View Organic Bath Milk, which Vicki Jones said was labelled as being “not for human consumption” and “for cosmetic purposes only”.

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Recycling broken laptop monitor to a Raspberry pi computer #3DThursday #3DPrinting

User gaeran uses an old laptop to build a 3d printed case for the display. download the file on: Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models. Recently, we have noticed electronics projects integrated with 3D printed enclosures, brackets, […]

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From the mail bag…

From the mail bag! Just wanted to drop a line and say that the new site is impressive. The collection of functional and innovative products is enticing. You just became my number one supplier for hobby electronics. Thank you for your efforts. Particularly like the quotes at the bottom. -Robert

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Hays posted a job you might be interested in


Property Accountant

Sydney, Australia, AU - Commercial Real Estate

  • Well established business

  • Collaborative culture

  • Close to transport links

This is an outstanding opportunity to not only work in a growing and dynamic commercial property organisation but also further your experience in management accounting, financial accounting and analysis which will allow operational leaders to make key commercial decisions.

As part of succession planning and to allow for the continued growth of the organisation they are now looking for a talented accountant to join their team.

Key responsibilities include providing financial support to the property management team across a portfolio of properties to ensure timely accurate reporting, forecasting and analysis which will contribute to commercial decisions. You will be required to partner with various stakeholders to assist with the understanding of all financial aspects of the portfolio of developments so your communication skills will be key.

To be successful in this role you will be CA/CPA qualified with experience in the property industry. Candidates with experience in a similar role where financial, management accounting and stakeholder engagement are crucial will be looked upon favourably.

For further information please contact Matthew Keeney on 0294118122 or email

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Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:24AM from LinkedIn


Michael Hayden Unravels

It took an interview on the BBC. Seriously, watch it.

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Slide in Fuel Costs Lifts Profits for Airlines, but Fares Won’t Fall

Although oil prices are down more than 40 percent since June, airline executives say other expenses rose and they are reinvesting in their companies.

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Hays posted a job you might be interested in


Corporate Actions Analyst

Melbourne, Australia, AU - Banking

  • Exposure to Domestic/ International corporate actions

  • Opportunity to grow within Investment operations

  • Rapid career progression available

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work in the Corporate Actions space within a big four Bank as Corporate Actions Analyst preferably for a bright energetic graduate.

As the Corporate Actions Analyst you will operate in a team that provides services to Institutional clients based in Australia and overseas, and underpins the Banks objective to be the most successful in this area.

As Corporate Actions Analyst you will sit in the Asset Servicing Operations team that provides services to Products & Markets Institutional clients based in Australia and overseas. These institutions are primarily Superannuation Funds, Government Bodies, Fund Managers or Investment Houses. Services range from custody and settlement services to full accounting, taxation, member choice, wholesale and retail registry services and a range of compliance and measurement services.

An opportunity now exists for an experienced Corporate Action candidate to join this team and perform a range of specialised processing for capital events. This fast paced environment requires an individual who enjoys a challenge and finds satisfaction in meeting targets.

The successful applicant will have an eye for detail, superior excel skills and will have exposure to Corporate Actions and feel confident in your ability to key in trades and distributions with accuracy. You will have worked have worked in Corporate Actions in a similar area of a Bank/Financial organisation in order for you to fit seamlessly into this team. Strong communication skills are required as well as an analytical and problem solving mind set.

Any experience with Rights Issues, Takeovers or mergers etc is highly advantageous to this specialised unit within the bank.

You will be working within a challenging but exciting environment in which you will work with some of the largest corporations in Australia and in the APAC region. In return this well renowned Bank offers you outstanding career development and competitive salary and market leading package and overtime.

To apply for this exceptional opportunity apply below, email or call me on (03)96049629


Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:09AM from LinkedIn

via IFTTT posted a job you might be interested in

Director of Digital Strategy

San Francisco Bay Area, US - Computer Software, Information Technology and Services, Internet

Director of Digital Strategy & Analytics is the global leader in customer relationship management (CRM) software. We pioneered the shift to cloud computing, and today we're delivering the next generation of social, mobile and cloud technologies that help companies revolutionize the way they sell, service, market and innovate-and become customer companies. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, the World's Most Innovative Company according to Forbes and one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our "more human, less corporate" culture is built around doing work that matters, winning as a team and celebrating success Aloha-style. Ready to find your #dreamjob?

The creative group at is looking for a Salesforce is Director of Digital Strategy & Analytics to join our Digital Marketing Experience team.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Digital Business Ownership

  • Act as the business owner of the website through the use of analytics, testing, and strategy to drive continued revenue growth

  • Communicate website performance to key stakeholder groups (Executives, Sales, and Product Owners).

  • Provide perspective in the prioritization of digital projects based on potential revenue impact.


  • Lead the team responsible for the digital analytics, a/b testing and strategy.

  • Provide support for the Digital Strategy and Analytics team in the execution of daily tasks.

  • Participate in the Digital Steering Committee to assess and prioritize digital projects.

Cross Functional Collaboration

  • Facilitate communication and strategic alignment across all marketing disciplines.

  • Act as an internal digital marketing expert to make recommendations and drive strategy.

  • Assist in the project definition, strategy creation, and accountability of key marketing projects.

Future Business Opportunity Analysis

  • Drive online innovation through continual optimization and research.

  • Identify and evaluate potential next generation opportunities.

  • Participate in hypothesis testing and analysis.

Required Skills:

  • 7-10 years if experience in digital strategy, analytics, conversion optimization or related field in online marketing

  • Experience in strategic optimization of digital marketing.

  • Proficient with the Adobe web analytics platform: Omniture, Site Catalyst, Discover, Report Builder

  • Proven analytical skills, with the ability to summarize and present findings clearly and concisely

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to present complex ideas and influence executive leadership

  • Experience in other Online Marketing disciplines, such as SEM, SEO, Social Media, etc.

  • Experience with basic testing theory, strategy, and tools

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools

  • Team player, able to work with global cross-functional teams

  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills

  • Minimum Bachelors Degree

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:01AM from LinkedIn


Google posted a job you might be interested in


Technical Account Manager, MBA University Graduate

Greater New York City Area, US - Information Services, Internet

As a Technical Account Manager, you are responsible for providing technical solutions and managing relationships with Google's largest and most strategic online publishers. As a liaison between clients and our technical staff, you flawlessly lead deployments, implementations and integrations of a variety of our product lines (such as Search, Mobile, Video and Commerce). From monitoring product performance to debugging and troubleshooting product code, you are the resident expert that addresses partner needs. You are a technical expert with an entrepreneurial drive and passion for client management.

You will flawlessly lead implementations and integrations for a variety of our product lines during the pre-sales and post-sales process. You will provide end-to-end support to our publisher partners, from deployment to ongoing support of daily business. As the technical expert, you work closely with the partner sales teams to monitor our products' performance for top clients, develop tools that address their technological and business needs and identify opportunities to grow Google's partner business.


  • Help partners resolve day-to-day challenges by delivering innovative and scalable solutions. Ensure the prompt and proper resolution of any technical challenges.

  • Evangelize new product features and assist clients in the adoption of new products via upgrades and migrations to help them build long-term success. Provide documentation and technical guidance to ensure the technical success of clients’ integrations.

  • Improve product offerings by providing client feedback on features to Google product managers and engineers.

  • Perform implementation reviews and analyze and optimize clients’ product mix to ensure their success.

Minimum qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience.

  • 2 years of relevant work experience, including programming experience in C, C++, Java and/or Python.

Preferred qualifications

  • MBA.

  • Hands-on experience in Internet products and technologies.

  • Depth of experience in XML, HTML, JavaScript and/or Unix/Linux.

  • Ability to work well in a cross-functional team environment.

  • Excellent communication and project management skills.


gTech Publisher and Distribution Solutions (PDS) extends Google's reach through distribution partners and enables search and display publishers to grow their business using Google's monetization and platform products. Our team consists of sharp, analytical minds and enjoys solving complex strategic, operational and technical challenges for the world's largest publishers. As a member of the PDS team, you will work with the world's largest publishers and partners on cutting edge technologies and products and have the opportunity to influence innovation at Google.

Product & Customer Support

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:00AM from LinkedIn

via IFTTT posted a job you might be interested in

Manager, Performance Infrastructure

San Francisco Bay Area, US - Computer Software, Information Technology and Services, Internet

As the Manager for the Performance Infrastructure team in the Technology and Product organization, you will oversee the US team responsible for deploying the infrastructure that supports the performance testing of new code before being released to production. You will report to the Director of Performance Infrastructure and provide guidance and oversight to the operational flow of system delivery to our Performance Engineering customer. You will be part of a dynamic, global team delivering and supporting technology infrastructure to meet the substantial growth needs of the business. The Performance Infrastructure team is essential to the deployment of all new equipment and upgrades to hardware and software. In this role, you will collaborate with your team made up of Systems, Network, Database, Storage and Release Engineers in delivering innovative solutions in an agile, dynamic environment. Your key trait is building strong relations with the Performance Engineering Management, guide your team to provide the best customer service in all areas and work with your Product Owner to unblock work streams and ensure on time and successful deliveries.

This role will be part of a strategic team responsible for building and deploying test environments, upgrade/support, as well as capacity adds/refreshes, in an 8x5 environment. Key to this position will be a focus on process automation in a secure, high-performance, highly available (99.999%) across multiple data centers.

Successful candidates will be recognized as technical experts and will have the ability to articulate and demonstrate both deep and broad knowledge across multiple areas of information technology in support of a SaaS infrastructure. We are looking for innovative and enthusiastic technologists who thrive on efficiency by contributing to the development of standards, processes, and automation requirements that lead to operational excellence.


  • Manages a team of System, Networking, Release, Database and Storage Engineers ensuring that staff is trained to accomplish engineering build and support responsibilities.

  • Must take ownership and accountability for one's actions, and be known for meticulous attention to detail.

  • Must have the ability to provide effort estimation and complete work based on a schedule of activities in coordination with Operations Manager and Project Manager.

  • Must execute Change Management, Problem Management and Incident Response procedures.

  • Must work directly with and within the Operation teams in building and deploying highly available, robust, secure and supportable solutions (POD Builds/Capacity Adds/Refreshes).

  • The ideal candidate will have prior experience with process automation as it applies to the provisioning of resources within their Information Technology discipline.

  • Adhere to system hardening guidelines and security best practices in support of ISO 27001/PCI/SOx.

  • Document all operational processes and procedures to optimize support and management of deployed systems.

  • Develop strong partnerships with Project Management, Data Center and Provisioning groups.

  • Leads the development and execution of operational objectives and ongoing process improvement initiatives to continually improve service/project delivery and improve customer success.

  • Partners with other engineering teams to develop short- and long-term product and service strategies.

  • Manages the investigation and troubleshooting of system issues to determine root cause and drive solutions.

  • Responsible for continuous improvement to the processes and procedures for all technology and services offered.

  • Hire, train and assess performance of direct reports according to corporate policies and procedures and best human resources practices. Assist in the growth of employees through training and career development activities.

  • This position interacts with industry experts, partners, internal staff and compliance representatives

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 5+ years related management experience

  • Capable of leading and motivating a team of engineers in a challenging, dynamic and global environment.

  • Strong distributed systems and architecture knowledge, and experience with multi-tiered mission-critical systems preferred.

  • Solid hands-on technical background particularly in managing highly complex, multi-platform environments (servers, storage, networks, security, virtualization, systems monitoring and management).

  • Exposure to process management

  • Bachelor's in Engineering/Computer Science or related industry.

  • Understands fundamentals of networking, including the OSI model, network segmentation best practices, routing, and common protocols and concepts.

  • Working knowledge of most of the following protocols is expected: IPv4, IPv6, TCP, UDP, HTTP, SSL/TLS, RTP, DNS, NFS, NIS/NIS+, and SMTP.

  • Experience with enterprise monitoring systems is highly desired (e.g. Nagios, EMC Smarts).

  • Working knowledge of system hardening best practices and methods and access control methodologies.

  • A demonstrated passion for excellence.

Experience/Skills Desired:

  • Knowledge of Agile Development or Scrum Project Management methodologies.

  • RHCE certification or Sun Certified System Administrator highly preferred.

  • Ability to work with geographically dispersed teams.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills, conducive to team development.

  • Knowledge of ITIL Industry practices.

Salesforce will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:00AM from LinkedIn


Intel Corporation posted a job you might be interested in

Intel Corporation

Driver Development Engineer

Portland, Oregon Area, US - Computer Hardware, Computer Software, Semiconductors

Responsible for the device driver model of the Target OS, all driver development except graphics like Linux driver, Windows driver. Architects interfaces for communicating with hardware, cross-platform solutions. Responsible for security requirements and design decisions implications. Experience in DMA and other techniques for minimizing buffer copies. Knowledge of specific device driver being implemented, e.g.. Networking, USB, etc. Can code to standards and integrate with existing solutions. Software development skills (C ; C++). Design and development of user mode and kernel mode drivers for Windows and/or Linux/Android platforms.

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 07:00AM from LinkedIn


IBM posted a job you might be interested in


Analista Hyperion

Campinas Area, Brazil, BR - Computer Software, Information Technology and Services, Management Consulting

Descrição do cargo

Atendimento de segundo nível em SAP Basis, incluindo os produtos PeopleSoft, COGNOS e Microstrategy, Hyperion para administração das aplicações e atendimento de tickets (incidentes e requests) de baixa e média complexidade.


  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Basic knowledge em SAP ECC / Netweaver

  • Basic knowledge em SAP R/3

  • Basic knowledge em Hyperion


  • English : Basic knowledge

Essa oportunidade de emprego se aplica também a profissionais com deficiéncia. A IBM está comprometida com a criação de um ambiente diverso e está orgulhosa de ser uma empregadora de oportunidades iguais. Todos os candidatos qualificados serão considerados para a vaga, sem considerar a raça, cor, religião, sexo, identidade ou expressão sexual, orientação sexual, nacionalidade, genética, deficiência, idade ou status como veterano.

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:57AM from LinkedIn


Juniper Networks posted a job you might be interested in

Juniper Networks

Intern: Software Engineering

San Francisco Bay Area, US - Computer Networking, Telecommunications, Computer & Network Security

About the Position:

The LRM user interface is developed using the EXT.js Javascript library and desperately needs and automated regression test suite and integration with Juniper’s automated test harness, called CIGAR. The team is also working on innovative ways to isolate faults and self-heal infrastructure related issues. This position would involve using Selenium to generate regression tests LRM. There will also be an opportunity to contribute the Fault Isolation and Self-Healing (FISH) initiative.


  • Design and implement automated tests for the LRM UI using the industry standard Selenium toolkit

  • Assist in the development of components of the FISH (Fault Isolation and Self-Healing) initiative, related to the fault logging service and query interface.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Computer Science

  • Substantial Javascript and HTML experience

  • Experience in cross-browser programming and debugging

  • Ruby-on-rails development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience using EXT.js or jquery toolkits to implement interactive web sites

  • Experience using web services in web-based applications

Other Information:

  • There is no travel requirement for this position

  • This is a summer internship role from June'15-Aug'15

  • Education level - targeting students entering Senior year of school in Fall 2015

Juniper Networks is enrolled in E-Verify® and will be participating in E-Verify in addition to our Form I-9 process.

Juniper Networks is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:54AM from LinkedIn


Hays posted a job you might be interested in


Collections Consultant - Commercial Finance

Melbourne, Australia, AU - Financial Services

  • Collections in Commercial / Asset Finance

  • Engage with clients to bring effective results

  • Progress your career in major financial organisation

One of Australia's fastest growing financial services organisations (Australia owned) with a focus on commercial/asset finance for clients across the country requires an experienced Collections Consultant.

This major investment group provides a range of asset based and non asset based lending solutions to business/commercial markets across a variety of industries. With a focus on providing a range of smart finance products that are flexible, simple and easy to use to ensure they retain a long standing client base. Due to their continued growth they are now looking for an experienced candidate with proven Collections experience to move into an autonomous Collections Consultant role based in their Melbourne Head Office.

Responsible for the formulation and execution of the overall collections and loss recovery strategy for the business in order to deliver against forecast performance and targets. Initially you will focus on the collection of those clients in arrears through to legal recovery on Commercial clients. Handling of administrative issues such as invoicing and reconciliations and legal matters will be an integral part of the role as well as liaising with external parties to agree as high as possible return on those assets ceased by the business.

The successful candidate will be required to have strong relationship building skills with client whilst understanding their needs in order to achieve desired results including the maximisation of asset sale realisation for repossessed assets. You will have a high level of commercial acumen have experience in business/commercial collections, preferably within a finance company.

Most importantly you will have strong communication and stakeholder management experience as well as a high level of attention to detail in order to provide effective solutions to the client and for the wider business. As a main part of this role will require you to engage with clients this is a critical element and pre-requisite of the role.

You will be working within an entrepreneurial but exciting environment in which you will work in a fast growing financial organisation, whilst working with stakeholders across the Australia. In return this well renowned organisation will offer you outstanding career development and competitive salary and market leading salary.

To apply for this exceptional opportunity apply below, email or call 0396049629


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Hays posted a job you might be interested in


Senior Registered Architect

Auckland, New Zealand, NZ - Architecture & Planning, Design, Real Estate

  • Excellent Diverse Role

  • One of NZ's Premier Architectural Practices

  • Making Decisions That Directly Influence The Practice

An international multi-disciplinary practice requires a senior registered architect to join their creative and energetic studio in the CBD. This role is currently been undertaken by the directors however they would like a charismatic registered architect to take over. Main responsibilities would include approaching developers and representing the practice in acquiring new business.

It is crucial that applicants have a strong knowledge of the commercial property market and can display strong business development skills. A registered architect would be ideal in this role as you will need perform general architectural, and design duties. You will also have the ability to work with developers and leaseholders to demonstrate a vision for best practice commercial fit outs. Client relationship skills obviously need to be at a very high standard, a level headed mentality is imperative as you will be leading a team and will need to ensure they work well together.

This role would suit a experienced registered architect possible at another high profile practice that is looking for a new challenge. For more information please get in touch with Scott Burnett on +6493092833 or send your CV in to

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:37AM from LinkedIn


Intel Corporation posted a job you might be interested in

Intel Corporation

Senior Software Architect

China, CN - Semiconductors

Job Description:

Looking for a senior Software Architect to leading world-class architecture design and development of low-level driver and FW for Intel microprocessors. In this position, the successful candidate will work in a dynamic and challenging business environment and contribute to Intel Platform Engineering Group (PEG), leading the design and development for Low Power Subsystem, USB, Storage, and/or Sensor solutions on Intel platforms.

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:31AM from LinkedIn


Hays posted a job you might be interested in


Year 4 Teacher Job in North London

London, United Kingdom, GB - Primary/Secondary Education

  • Claim back flight and accommodation relocation expenses

  • Teacher parties to help you meet new people in England

  • Discount with a teacher union for legal support and training

Primary Year 4 Teacher Job, Camden, London

Start date: January 2015

Salary: £330000 to £45000 per annum based on experience

Location: Camden

Nearest Station: Highgate Tube on the Northern Line

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Initially temporary with a view to becoming permanent

A Year 4 primary trained teacher is required for this primary school in the borough of Camden.This primary school recently had an OFSTED inspection and the inspectors gave the school an overall grade of good and identified several outstanding features including exceptional learning opportunities, outstanding opportunities to excel in the arts and rising standards in recent years. Parents are very much part of the school and on board to ensure that their children get the best possible education. Ofsted also commented that parents were overwhelmingly supportive of the school and governors were commended for their strong contribution towards school development.

Teachers applying for this Year 4 class teacher job will have easy access to public transport and be able to live outside central London as the commute is fairly easy. Pupils are very keen learners with ability levels ranging from low to gifted and talented.

In order to apply for this Year 4 primary teaching job you must have:

* A teaching degree qualifying to teach primary aged pupils

* Strong Class Management Skills

* Flexible and Adaptable approach to work

* Innovative and Resourceful teaching methods

The Headteacher is available to Skype interview teachers before Christmas. They are looking for someone with a proven track record of successfully teaching and engaging curriculum to year 4 (ages 8-9) children.

Apply as soon as possible to be considered for this exciting opportunity. please not that the position starts in january, applications will need to be submitted before 19th December 2014 to be considered.

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:27AM from LinkedIn


Riverbed Technology posted a job you might be interested in

Riverbed Technology

Regional Sales Manager - Federal DOD

Washington D.C. Metro Area, US - Computer Networking, Computer Software, Information Technology and Services

Position: Regional Sales Manager - Federal DOD

Riverbed is about changing the rules. Forget about how things work today – join us as we solve the problems of the future. Do you thrive on change? Do you like the constant challenge of the new? Do you value simplicity? Our intelligent insights and hard work makes things easy for our customers so we can enable them to serve their customers. Can you help us deliver technology without disruptions – technology that just works?

Riverbed Technology is the leader in application performance infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for location-independent computing. Location-independent computing turns location and distance into a competitive advantage by giving IT the flexibility to host applications and data in the most optimal locations while ensuring applications perform as expected, data is always available when needed, and performance issues are detected and fixed before end users notice. Riverbed’s 24,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 95% of the Forbes Global 100.

About this Position:


  • You will manage the strategic selling cycle for Federal-DOD accounts

  • You will be responsible for meeting aggressive sales quotas and driving revenue goals.

  • You will be presenting our Riverbed Application Performance Platform to high level senior management and other company team members proposing the appropriate value proposition.

  • You will work with strategic partners, resellers, and system integration partners promoting the sales of Riverbed IT performance portfolio.


  • You have a Bachelor’s degree, MBA preferred.

  • You have 10+ years of industry experience.

  • You have experience calling in the Federal Market - specifically DOD accounts

  • You have skills in selling high-end software or hardware solutions, preferably in the data storage, networking, caching or systems software areas, to large, Fortune 500 type accounts.

  • You have superb communication skills and ability to interact with all levels or organizations.

  • You have a track record of exceeding quotas year after year.

  • You have exceptional skills in sales presentation.

  • You reside in the targeted geography with local relationships.

  • You have good working experience with key local resellers and experience establishing and fostering strong Channel Partner relationships.

  • You have skills in using

About Riverbed:

Why Riverbed Technology?

If you’re a high-achiever who wants to be part of a dynamically growing, billion-dollar-plus San Francisco-based company, then you should consider Riverbed. If you want to rapidly develop your career with a company that is also a great place to work, Riverbed should be at the top of your list. Riverbed recently won recognition from two of the most well reputed barometers of the work environment. We are the Glassdoor “Employees’ Choice” award winner as one of the top places to work, ranking #17 overall and #9 among technology companies. Additionally, we’ve been recognized with a Sloan award for work-life balance, which underscores our core values at Riverbed. If you can add to our collective talent and unique culture, then this job might be right for you!

Additional information about Riverbed (NASDAQ : RVBD ) is available at We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer. M/F/D/V/LGBT.

Job Segments: sales, enterprise, major accounts, strategic sales, business development , account manager, named accounts, network devices, network design, network architecture, WAN, software, hardware

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:16AM from LinkedIn


Hays posted a job you might be interested in


APS3 Office Assistant

Sydney, Australia, AU - Government Administration

  • Sydney CBD Location

  • Immediate start

  • New office

A Federal Government department has opened a new office in Sydney CBD and is seeking an APS 3 Office Assistant to run the new location. This role will start immediately for the right candidate, however they will wait for a notice period.

This busy office of thirty employees is an extremely important part of the organisation and is where the core hub of the provisioning team is based. It will be your responsibility to keep the office running smoothly and will require you to multi-task, work at a fast pace and be highly skilled at prioritising. Your duties include answering the reception phone in a timely and courteous manner, providing a warm welcome to stakeholders entering the building and taking receipt of deliveries. You will assist with a number of general administration tasks such as responding to enquiries, processing petty cash, data processing, organising meetings and catering, vehicle coordination and providing assistance to the team. In addition you will order stationary and arrange for any maintenance problems to be solved.

In order to be successful in this rewarding role, you will have worked within a similar position, preferably within a federal government department, have excellent communication skills and advance Microsoft Office abilities. If you are currently a permanent or ongoing employee in Federal Government we are able to assist a transfer.

If you are interested in this exciting role, please "Apply now" or contact me for more information at

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:03AM from LinkedIn


IBM posted a job you might be interested in


Technical Support Associate

Chandigarh Area, India, IN - Computer Software, Information Technology and Services, Management Consulting

IBM has been present in India since 1992. IBM India's solutions and services span all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, IBM helps clients transform and succeed in challenging circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, uniquely distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry.

IBM has been expanding its footprint in India - and has a presence in over 200 cities and towns across the country - either directly or through its strong business partner network. IBM India has clearly established itself as one of the leaders in the Indian Information Technology (IT) Industry - and continues to transform itself to align with global markets and geographies to grow this leadership position. Widely recognized as an employer of choice, IBM holds numerous awards for its industry-leading employment practices and policies.

Global Technology Services (GTS) brings together all of IBM's worldwide service delivery capabilities for Strategic Outsourcing with strong local and regional management teams supported by a set of key global competencies including Security, Asset & Risk Management (SARM), End User Support (EUS) and Server Systems Operations (SSO). We are currently hiring for the End User Support unit.

Job Role

You will be involved in providing Voice & E-Mail Technical Help Desk Services support to IBM Internal End Users and External Commercial Account End Users across North America, EMEA & AP.

The job will require you to handle inbound calls / emails / chats regarding technical issues for end users

Skills Required

Ability to identify basic hardware parts and aware of basic hardware concepts

•User level familiarity with at least one e-mail client - Outlook, Notes etc.

•Skilled in commercially standard software applications and major desktop operating systems.

•Awareness of basic networking concepts and technologies.

•Questioning skills /probing skills, as relevant to the issue and level of the caller

•Fluent Communication skills

Shift Required

Shifts will 24x7 in nature and can vary depending on geographies supported (including night shifts)

Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor's Degree/ Diploma (Minimum 15 Years of formal education )

Total Experience - 0-2 Years

Location of joining - Hyderabad or Bangalore


  • Bachelor's Degree

  • English: Fluent

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:02AM from LinkedIn


MobileIron posted a job you might be interested in


Sr Software Development in Test

San Francisco Bay Area, US - Computer Software, Information Technology and Services, Computer & Network Security


MobileIron's Cloud team works at the confluence of mobility, security, and cloud. Our job is to provide the foundation for a platform that supports millions of connected iOS, Android, and Windows devices around the world. We support a variety of different technologies (e.g., SQL, NoSQL, Terracotta, SOLR, Memcache) both in the AWS cloud and in traditional data-center environments.


The Role

  • Technical Role: You will revolutionize how we test our products, getting us to the next level of agility and sustainability by architecting an automated regression and scalability testing framework. This framework with closely interact with the continuous integration system, and the nightly build and release process.

  • Hands-On Approach: You should be technically sharp and love rolling up your sleeves and getting your hands dirty working alongside your team while leading by example.

  • Team Player: You must be capable of working in team setting. You will be responsible for enhancing the existing automation framework as per changes in product requirement. Collaborate with other QA team members and other SDET(s).


Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent.

  • 8+ years of experience in hands-on coding and design in Java or any other OO language.

  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design, coding, and testing patterns.

  • Experience with scripting languages (JavaScript, Perl, Shell and Python) is a plus.

  • Experience in testing Web Services (REST preferred).

  • Experience with one or more database technologies (Postgres, MySQL) a must.

  • Well versed in testing highly scalable enterprise client-server software.

  • Experience in building and designing automation framework.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Web UI testing tools such as Selenium/Web Driver RC.

  • Should have a strong working knowledge of networking server technologies and protocols (HTTP, Proxy Servers, Load Balancers).

  • Knowledge of revision control software (ex. Perforce, SVN, Git, etc.) and development lifecycle.

  • Development and/or testing experience on mobile device platforms including iPhone, Android a huge plus.

  • Saas/Cloud large scale testing experience a huge plus

  • Experience with data encryption and security a huge plus.

  • Experience with the Agile Methodology and continuous integration (i.e. nightly built and release) is a plus.

  • Knowledge about AWS management and deployment technologies.

  • Knowledge about configuration tools such as puppet.

The Kind of Professional You Should Be

  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and ability to communicate effectively with senior management a must.

  • Have a passion for quality and a bias towards speed.

  • Must be a motivated self-starter with a short learning curve.

Ability to work in a fast-paced, demanding, dynamic environment.


No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:00AM from LinkedIn


Dell posted a job you might be interested in


System Administrator

Washington D.C. Metro Area, US - Computer Hardware, Computer Software, Information Technology and Services

Job Description

Dell Inc.'s wholly owned subsidiary Dell Services Federal Government, Inc. (DSFG) is seeking a Systems Administrator III in Kearneysville, WV. This DSFG Associate works on the SRM Team in a matrix environment to provide daily system support and troubleshooting for the System Backups, Enterprise Storage, and System Monitoring infrastructure, providing IT services to the Operations Systems Center (OSC) Business and Support Systems. The SA will work on a suite of *nix servers and Window systems integrated with Brocade network devices, 3PAR Storage SAN and Quantum tape storage systems. Knowledge of Solaris and/or Linux is required. Experience with Symantec NetBackup, robotic tape libraries and enterprise system monitoring tools is required; thorough technical knowledge of enterprise SAN infrastructure is required. BMC Remedy, and CA NimSoft is a plus.

The SRM System Administrator will also work within an enterprise virtualized server datacenter on a platform that consists of blade chassis and distributed servers. Experience with Microsoft Windows Server, VMware ESXi 5.x, VMware vCenter 5.x, vCenter Orchestrator 5.x, vCenter Operations Manager 5.x, Microsoft SQL Server, DNS, DHCP, Certificate Services, DoD STIG requirements, and Cloud technologies is essential.

The SA is expected to have technical knowledge of his/her systems and be capable of executing independent and team tasks as assigned. The SA must be a team player and willing to interact with other people at all levels throughout the organization. The SA must possess the ability to identify and troubleshoot hardware and software issues across a variety of systems and platforms.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

* Technical Support for the systems including responding to Help Desk tickets and working with users to resolve issues relating to System Backups, SAN configuration, and/or System Monitoring alarms

* Perform daily systems review (logs, backups, etc.)

* Participate and contribute to architectural design, implementation, and continuous improvement of application infrastructure

* Plan, communicate, test, and perform system maintenance, to include upgrades, security updates, and patching

* Research and investigate problems and develop viable solutions; communicate recommendations clearly and effectively to the team

* Provide technical input for policies and procedures and maintain associated documentation

* Develop and maintain accurate documentation of servers, storage, network, etc.

* Respond to and remediate deficiencies and weaknesses identified in the monthly POA&M assessments

* Adhere to Change/Configuration Management procedures and policies

* Accurately enter host tracking and service approval information in internal DB.

* Assist PCS/FA in gathering system metrics for reporting purposes

This position is open to US citizens only and requires at least a Secret Clearance.


Required Skills

* 4-6 years of experience of a combination of Linux, Unix, or Windows Operating Systems

* 4-6 years of experience maintaining storage and SAN configurations

* 4-6 years of experience working with NetBackup or similar tool

Desired Skills

* Working knowledge of server security hardening and security implementation strategies

* Demonstrated basic knowledge of TCP/IP networking

* Experience with both Fibre Channel and iSCSI

* Experience with 3PAR storage, Brocade fibre channel switches and fabrics

* Experience with heterogeneous replication technologies

* Familiarity with the Microsoft Suite of tools (Word, Excel, Project, Power Point, etc).

* Familiarity or ability to learn new tools quickly.

* Experience with server hardening and security implementation strategies

* Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server

* Familiarity with CSS, Javascript, PHP, MySQL and ksh/sh scripting

* Creation and conversion of .jpg, .gif, .bmp files.

* Experience with vCenter and ESXi.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT Engineering or related degree program. Associate's degree or candidates without technical degrees may be accepted if sufficient technical experience and/or current IT certification with sufficient technical experience is demonstrated to substitute for the formal education requirement.


Typically requires at least 8 years relevant experience without a Degree; 3+ years relevant experience with Undergraduate Degree; 2+ years relevant experience with Graduate Degree





No salary provided

Posted December 11, 2014 at 06:00AM from LinkedIn

via IFTTT posted a job you might be interested in

Slingshot Intern

Indianapolis, Indiana Area, US - Computer Software, Information Technology and Services, Internet

About ExactTarget Marketing Cloud, a company

The ExactTarget Marketing Cloud is a leading global provider of cross-channel digital marketing solutions that empower organizations of all sizes to communicate with their customers through email, mobile, social media, Web and marketing automation. We’re driven by a deep understanding of marketers’ needs—because we’re marketers too. No other digital marketing company invests in product innovation the way we do, giving our clients access to truly cutting-edge technology. Joining forces with, pioneers in cloud computing, to offer an even more superior experience to our customers and employees. By partnering state-of-the-art technology with the best and brightest employees in the industry, we foster a culture of constant innovation and growth. Consistently ranked by employees as one of the “Best Places to Work,” the ExactTarget Marketing Cloud team shows you what being Orange is all about!

The ExactTarget Marketing Cloud is a company. For more information, visit .

About the Position

The Finance Internship role is an internship program that provides driven students with real life job experience. The program offers a fast-paced learning environment where the intern can contribute to ExactTarget by creating financial models and analysis to evaluate new business opportunities.

  • Make important business decisions, complete challenging assignments, and produce resume-worthy work every single day.

  • Opportunity to interact with top executive leadership.

  • Complete at least two professional projects, which will have a positive impact on the business & our customers

  • Create financial models and analysis to support strategic initiatives and evaluate new business opportunities

  • Build relationships outside of the Orange office by taking part in team outings


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Put away your Prozac; trash the Wellbutrin. The cure to depression is ketamine, and doctors are trip-sitting patients across the country.


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