GO Plc – Build Coordinator – Fixed Access Vacancy

We would like to invite suitable qualified candidates for the role of Build Coordinator – Fixed Access reporting to the Assistant Manager – Outside Plant  Manager – Fixed Access Build within the Technical team. The selected candidate shall supervise, oversee, coordinate and certify all operations activities required to build GO’s Fixed Access Network Distribution.

The main responsibilities include:

  • Oversee, coordinate and certify Fixed Access Civil, Fibre and Copper infrastructure build through the mediation of designs to implementers, in line with design and priorities as set by the company.  In carrying out this work, quantity control and quality audits will need to be carried out.
  • Ensure that any materials supplied and designs assigned to implementers are certified fit for use according to GO’s policies and standards and act as a support contact point to implementers’ for smooth deployment solving any network build related problems.
  • Ensure that the plant is being handed over with records ready for service provisioning.  In carrying out this task, various demand driven passive elements will need to be installed to maintain network capacity.
  • Ensure that works are being carried out according to the company’s latest health and safety and quality standards and taking corrective action, indicating the appropriate way of implementation as required.
  • Ensure that procedures are followed to avoid or minimise downtime to clients through constant communication with other sections, clients and third parties as required during network reconfiguration, or works undertaken in close proximity to GO’s infrastructure.
  • Take initiative to remain constantly up to date with latest technological advancement in own area of operation while advising of new ways of operating.
  • Be available to carry out such ad hoc assignments as may be requested from time to time by the Company.

 

The ideal candidate should:

  • Have 5 years’ experience in a cable plant deployment environment including cable laying, jointing and termination in DPs, cabinets and MDF.
  • Possess knowledge of Fixed Access Network Planning concepts.
  • Possess knowledge of Civil Engineering Work concepts.
  • Have expertise in outside plant deployment practices including:

    • Standards and policies,
    • Equipment handling and installation,
    • Test and measurement procedures,
    • Certification procedures
    • Use of associated tools.
  • Approach work with common sense and a good attitude, is adaptable to the exigencies of work and can be depended upon to see a job to its end.
  • Be courteous and communicates appropriately with the public, fellow employees, supervisors and customers.
  • Have GO’s success at heart and is sensitive to the impact the job and his role have on 3rd parties’ view of the company.
  • Have good negotiation and communication skills.
  • Be able to identify problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and propose solutions.
  • ECDL base or equivalent skills.
  • Be in possession of a valid driving license.

Candidates with the below skills will be given preference:

  • Full Technical Diploma / Technical Diploma or relevant qualifications.
  • Proficient in the use of corporate IT systems (e.g. NITT, CRM, Dakar, Swift, IRIX etc.)

To apply: https://go-intranet.talexio.com/jobs/19507/build-coordinator-fixed-access

Technical talk about the process of building drones from scratch by Conrad Vassallo

Conrad Vassallo, Director of the #MCAST Institute of ICT, delivered a technical talk about the process of building drones from scratch at the MITA New Emerging Technologies Lab. The session focused on the identification of the main hardware components such as the flight controller and the function of sensors like the gyroscope, accelerometer, barometer and GPS . The talk also addressed how software could be configured to read the sensor data to stabilise the drone during flight.

Conrad Vassallo then focused on the use of 3D printing and CNC technologies used in the manufacturing process of the frame of the drone. Three scratch built drones were available for demonstration including an indoor flying 3D printed drone, a racing drone, and an experimental drone used for research purposes.

Booking & Co: Backend Developers Vacancy

Booking & Co, home of Busy Rooms, are searching for Backend Developers to join their team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Building solutions at enterprise level
  • Unit and performance testing and validation of to ensure solution integrity
  • Interacting with business and technical teams to ensure effective communication
  • Working in an agile environment

Technical and professional experience:

  • Very strong C#.NET
  • SQL Azure
  • Azure Platform & Services
  • Web API 2 Framework
  • Experience using LINQ, Entity Framework & WCF services will be considered an asset

General Competency Requirements:

  • Be a team player and a demonstrate a sense of ownership
  • Strives to add value to our product and service offering
  • Be proactive and focused on key initiative
  • Strong communication skills

Do you see yourself as part of our team?

The ideal candidate would be passionate about development, have an eye for detail and is eager to learn and become accustomed to new(er) technologies. Kindly send us an email on hr@bookingandco.com with an updated CV. Should you have an online portfolio, we’d love to see it. Starting salary for this job is to EUR25k + bonus (annual basis) depending on candidate's expertise.

Who are we?

Booking & Co is a software house specialising in online travel technology and web development.

Our offices are located just opposite the Pieta’ yacht marina – a central hub a walk away from all main amenities. As a company we not only value knowledge, but we also ensure that our team members are continuously given the opportunity to expand and improve their skill set. Throughout the years our development team not only took part in local seminars, but they also attended international conferences.

Vodafone Hackathon: Innovating for Good

There are 83,000 people in Malta at risk of poverty or social exclusion, the latest Eurostat figures show. Meanwhile, the Vodafone Malta Foundation is devoted towards helping vulnerable people by harnessing the power of mobile technology to help deliver good. With the aim of finding a solution to help alleviate the problems of poverty and social exclusion in Malta, we will therefore be holding a hackathon entitled: ‘Vodafone Hackathon: Innovating for Good’. This will essentially be a 48-hour coding marathon, held between the 8th and the 10th of March, where we will be inviting coders and software developers to find a solution to the problems which NGOs and people working in the field have themselves identified to us. A total of EUR 8,000 in prizes will be given out.

 

More information may be found here: https://www.facebook.com/events/2209340115992583/ 

Dorado Games – Quality Assurance Tester Vacancy

THE COMPANY

Dorado Games is a well-established video games studio founded in Malta in 2011 by the current CEO and CTO. Today an international team of developers, designers, and artists are busy at work creating captivating strategy games across all platforms for an international audience.

 

OUR MISSION

We’re focusing on designing, developing and marketing online strategy games with a focus on deep gameplay experiences for players from all over the world – both for web, pc and mobile. We firmly believe in the power of including the games communities into the process of continuous game development and refinement, and define ourselves as a service-supplier to our loyal fan-base.

 

OUR BACKGROUND

In a relaxed yet productive environment the team draws on knowledge from more than 60 published titles in the course of two decades. Our crew has worked on international titles like EVE Online, Wolfenstein, Battlefield and Battlestar Galactica Online, both as publishers and developers. Dorado’s current strategy hit-game “Conflict of Nations: World War 3” is in the center of our focus and constantly refined and expanded.   

 

OUR STRENGTHS

As a member of the Swedish Stillfront Group, we are supported by a strong partner network all over Europe and the United States. Just a short planeride from most European, the entrepreneurial and creative vibe of the island drives our multinational team consisting of German, Maltese, Hungarian, Chinese and Polish nationalities.

 

Quality Assurance Tester (m/f)

At Dorado Games Studio, Malta

As a QA tester you will be working hand in hand with the development team in examining game builds and monitoring the quality standards of the implemented features. You will be continuously testing iterations and versions for technical bugs and gameplay issues. Your main responsibility will be the actual testing of software, introduction of new testing methods, tracking of identified issues, and reporting of any findings to the team. Dorado Games / DOG Productions Ltd is part of Stillfront Group AB (publ), a publically listed company on the NASDAQ First North Stockholm (Ticker Symbol SF), for more info see www.stillfront.com

 

Responsibilities

  • Playing our games to get to know them intricately
  • Testing newest builds and versions and prioritizing the detected issues
  • Analyzing new features for logical or mechanical flaws 
  • Reporting detected issues to our online bug database
  • Contributing to new features during meetings and design sessions

 

Qualifications

  • Well-developed understanding of video game features and their mechanics
  • Logical and structured methodology to produce concise bug reports  
  • English language proficiency to log and file any issue discovered  
  • Understanding of office tools and digital devices

 

Nice-to-haves

  • Experience using software tools such as Jira, Confluence and Atlassian
  • Extensive understanding of mechanics and features of strategy games          
  • Previous experience in testing software and/or video games  
  • Experience in playing client and browser online games

 

Employment Details

  • Indefinite contract
  • On-site full- or part-time 
  • Starting date as soon as possible

 

Join our Team!

We aim to keep rocking the games market with new quality titles – so our team is the foundation for that success. If you tick most of the above boxes and want to work in a creative environment with people passionate about the work they are creating, drive your projects successfully and enjoy the great Mediterranean style work life balance, send us your application in English to jobs@doradogames.com