VRTRON is looking for a Junior Unity Developer

VRTRON is game development studio mainly focusing on casual games with ambitions to conquer other markets in the games industry.

If you think you can help us on our quest for greatness send your cv to info@vrtron.com

Responsibilities

  1. Collaborate with designers, artists, and fellow programmers to develop and refine a product
  2. Pushing to release a product
  3. Tackle a wide variety of unique challenges that come along with a live product

Requirements

  1. Have already worked on a game development project (e.g. competition, personal project, or company)
  2. Passion for game development
  3. Fluent in C# & Unity
  4. Able to work in a collaborative team environment
  5. Self-motivation and willingness to wear multiple hats of game development
  6. Able to jump right into someone else's code
  7. Portfolio showing work done with Unity, including any personal projects or released products

Pluses

  1. Experience with Facebook API
  2. Strong math skills (linear algebra, trigonometry, etc.)
  3. Experience developing on multiple platforms
  4. Computer science, EE, mathematics, physics, or related degree

 

More information can be obtained from: http://www.vrtron.com/

 

PWC – Information Security Analysts Vacancy

Cyber Security is a hot topic in all business fields: banking, insurance, gaming, manufacturing, retail, distribution and many more. Cyber threats hit more than a few entities in Malta, some of them effectively damaging operations along with significant costs or financial losses.

PwC Malta is currently seeking an Information Security Analyst to join the team delivering cyber security services. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to develop his or her career within Information Security in a professional environment.

The work will involve variety and challenge including:

  • Conducting information security audits and risk assessments.
  • Technical assessments involving vulnerability assessments and penetration testing.
  • ICT infrastructure security consultancy.
  • Undertaking information security gap assessments, against industry standards such as ISO 27001/2, PCI-DSS, etc.
  • Providing consultancy on designing, reviewing and implementing information security policies.
  • Delivering information security training.
  • Providing assistance as part of incident handling mechanisms, including data and malware analysis.
  • Providing assistance in the reporting aspect of information security assignments.

Suitable candidates should be in possession of a first degree in IT, Business and Computing, Information Security or other similar IT fields. Candidates are expected to aspire to obtain certifications, such as CISA, CISSP, CEH.

The ideal candidate would have up to two years experience and should:

  • Have an understanding and passion for Information Security.
  • Willing to undergo training on tools, methods and technologies.
  • Enjoy meeting people and be a good team-player.
  • Have strong presentation and report writing skills.
  • Have strong time management skills, including flexibility to work with shifting priorities and client needs.
  • Value and practice high standards of ethical behaviour and professionalism.

PwC offers an environment that allows our people to progress on their own merits. Our commitment to you is that we will continually invest in your professional development, acknowledge and recognise your expertise, provide you with the opportunity to apply the latest methodologies on a large and varied client base.

More information can be obtained from: https://www.pwc.com/mt/en/vacancies-at-pwc/advisory.html

 


Go Plc – Junior BI Developer Vacancy

We're looking for a vibrant and energetic individual who is looking to commence his/her career within the IT Sector for the role of BI Developer.

It is essential that you have the following requirements:

Academic Qualifications & Work Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or Software Engineering preferred.  Microsoft SQL Server Certifications a plus;
  • Demonstrated strong experience in SQL;
  • Knowledge of Reporting Tools such as MS reporting Services, Power BI or BOXI is desirable;
  • Knowledge of T-SQL and Stored Procedure coding abilities, familiarity with programming languages is a plus;
  • Strong team working skills, an analytical nature, life-long learning and excellent written and oral communications skills are requirements for this position;
  • Ability to troubleshoot technical problems by researching possible solutions using the internet and other available resources;
  • Has a good understanding on Relational Database fundamentals and dimensional modelling.

 

Non Academic Qualifications:

  • Optional MCSA: SQL Server (Solutions Associate)
  • Optional MCSE: Business Intelligence (Solutions Expert)

 

If this describes you, then this is a glimpse of what you'll be required to do:

  • Work with the Business Intelligence team members to query various database platforms namely,
  • Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle and Sybase database systems;
  • Work with the client(s) to define their analytical requirements;
  • Work with the Business Intelligence team to meet corporate, team and personal  objectives as defined by management;
  • Assist in the building of cubes and reports that take advantage of OLAP/Dimensional Modeling capabilities;
  • Assist in the creation of Dashboards, Scorecards, KPI’s and other BI related Front End tools;
  • Work with the Data-Owners/custodians to produce quality ETL processes to extract data from various disparate systems into one central repository while ensuring data integrity;
  • Regularly communicate downwards with client, sideways with peers and upwards with management to ensure that all work being carried out is well understood by all levels;
  • Record all progress in a diligent and structured manner;
  • Document all procedures, ETL processes, Report logic and any other information which would facilitate handover issues and ensure job continuity.

Link for applications – https://go.talexio.com/jobs/18277/junior-bi-developer

MCAST IICT – one-day boot camp

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MCAST Institute of Information & Communication Technology organized a one-day boot camp hosting two schools, Mater Boni Consilli Paola students, and San Benedittu  Kirkop students.  The Boot Camp was organized by Mr. Silvio Nocilla, Mr. Paul Pulis and with the help of Ms. Daniela Zerafa Education Officer for MATSEC IT VET. Four Students reading an Advanced Diploma in IT at level 4 where involved to support form 2 students during their boot camp exercise. Mandy Cortis, Leon Piscopo, Neil Delia and Ramon Falzon did a very good peer tutoring job helping the students to complete their web design exercise during the boot camp day. Dr. Mario Cardona Head of Technical College, Mr. Conrad Vassallo Director for ICT and Mr. Silvio Nocilla DDPM for the ICT Technical College presented a certificate award to the students for the excellent work done by assisting the students during the boot camp event.

NBG Bank Malta Limited – System Administrator (with SQL proficiency) Vacancy

NBG Bank Malta Limited is a fully subsidiary of the National Bank of Greece, and has been licenced by the MFSA as credit institution since 2005. The bank is currently seeking to recruit a System Administrator with SQL proficiency in order to further strengthen its IT team.

The candidate will be responsible of the IT Operation of the Bank’s IT system, new systems implementation and maintenance.

The main duties for the position of System Administrator (with SQL proficiency) are:

  • Maintaining the IT Systems availability, providing hardware and address user issues in order to keep business continuity.
  • Developing reports using SSDT
  • Maintaining and updating current reports according to NBG Malta’s finance department
  • Notifying and training users for IT systems and IT related activities.

 

Job Requirements:

Academic Knowledge:

  • Higher National Diploma in IT (MQF Level 5) or above.
  • Industry standard certificates such as MCSA, MCSD, MCSE and CCNA will be considered as an asset.

Foreign Languages:

  • Fluent in English Language.

Work Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working in the IT field.

Skills:

  • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP network infrastructures
  • Basic knowledge of Software Development with C# and Java.
  • Basic Hardware knowledge.
  • A sound background with Microsoft Windows 7/8/10 and Microsoft Office Applications.
  • A sound background with Microsoft SQL 2012/2014/2016
  • Able to build reports using SQL Server Data Tools, Report Builder and Visual Studio.
  • Be familiar with Microsoft Windows Server 2012/2016
  • Knowledge on Linux Systems will be considered as an asset.

Soft Skills required:

  • Ability to multi-task and to meet deadlines.
  • A high degree of self-confidence.
  • Able to work independently and within a team.
  • Well organized.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.