AJ Bell

  • 4 Exchange Quay, Salford Quays, Manchester, M5 3EE

AJ Bell is one of the UK’s largest providers of online investment platforms and stockbroker services. With more than 183,400 customers and assets under administration exceeding £42 billion, we succeed by providing award-winning investment products, backed up with excellent service and online functionality at a low cost.

£30,000 - £35,000 yearly
AJ Bell Manchester
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
We're looking for experienced software developers to help us deliver our brand, products and services to our clients and their advisers. This is an exciting opportunity for mid-level and experienced developers to join a forward thinking company offering a strong team working environment. Our strategy is to have a cross-functional development team, with team members working on all areas of our technology stack and propositions. Key responsibilities You will be part of a cross-functional agile team, delivering our enterprise backlog development items. You will have solid experience in the delivery of development projects to agreed timescales and quality objectives, working in accordance with defined agile framework and processes. Technical Skills C# ASP.NET MVC HTML/CSS/JavaScript AngularJS Entity Framework SSRS SSIS MongoDB ETL WCF Rest XML JSON Tibco MS TFS Other skills Agile / SCRUM Strong communication skills, written and verbal Strong team player and also able to work independently Very motivated with high levels of drive and enthusiasm Keen to learn and develop new technical skills E-commerce and/or financial services experience Other Information This is a challenging role involving tight deadlines and producing work of a high standard with a huge emphasis being placed on attention to detail. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for a fast paced environment which is varied and challenging.
£40,000 - £55,000 yearly
AJ Bell Manchester, UK
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
The Infrastructure/Senior Infrastructure Engineer is primarily responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of AJ Bell Infrastructure (VMWare, Netapp, LAN & WAN) across multiple sites in the UK. This role also involves documenting, managing and supporting the Information Security (Firewalls, VPN, etc.), Server (VDI, VMWare) and Storage (NetApp, Equillogic) infrastructure.  The Infrastructure Engineer co-ordinates, plans and executes Infrastructure changes and maintenance ensuring that changes to production systems are assessed and implemented to recognised best practise standards. Who You'll Be Manage & maintain the multi-site corporate LAN/WAN Manage & maintain the SAN and allocation of storage to servers and shares. Manage & maintain the VMware environments in use across the business. Manage & maintain the VMware SRM and carry out regular tests for the recovery of the systems. Monitor the health & capacity of the infrastructure and plan for increased demand to maintain service performance. Management & maintain Windows Servers, VDIs and MS Exchange mail servers with the objective to maximise systems availability.   Knowledge and skills: Plan and carry out updates to all operating systems. Plan and carry out upgrades to all system software, e.g. OS upgrades, Citrix upgrades. Assist other IT staff members with investigations of problems occurring on the various systems. Playing a part in resolving IT incidents in a timely manner. Maintain asset records for infrastructure assets ensuring they are up to date. Document system architecture, changes and maintain appropriate IT controls. Document infrastructure standards and ensure compliance to these standards. Personal and other skills Change planning, management and implementation, ideally gained within an Agile environment. Structured, self-starting, flexible and enjoy working in fast paced environments. Effective communication skills, both written and verbal. Service focused approach when responding to incidents, problems, change & projects Capacity planning experience. Disaster Recovery planning and implementation experience. Competence, knowledge and skills:   Competence Experience in an Infrastructure/Senior Infrastructure Engineer role, preferably gained in a Financial Services or e-commerce environment Experience managing & maintaining Cisco switches etc with solid LAN administration experience Experience managing & maintaining NetApp or similar solutions Experience managing & maintaining VMWare solutions Experience managing & maintaining Fortinet or similar firewalls Experience with AWS and Azure beneficial Relevant degree (or equivalent) beneficial Skills Technical (Preferred) Cisco certification (CCNA, CCNP, CCIE etc.) Cisco networking products. Solarwinds monitoring software. Fortinet networking products. iSCSI SAN technology, Dell Equallogic & NetApp SANs VMware ESXi, vCloud & SRM Office 365 Microsoft Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016 Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, 2007, 2010 Microsoft Windows 10 Linux server configuration and management Capacity monitoring and planning. ITIL certified or strong working knowledge of IT Operational processes.
£35,000 - £40,000 yearly
AJ Bell Manchester, UK
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
As a  Data Engineer  you will form key working relationships across all areas of the Business to lead the management and improvement of data across the organisation. Key Responsibilities: Ensuring the releases in to production follow the agreed procedure, this may include working closely with DevOps team Identify, design and implement internal process improvements by automating manual work and optimising the delivery of data Designing and developing the end-to-end ETL and Data Modelling solutions Collaborate with the Solution delivery team and identify data related backlog items Working closely with the feature owners, product owners and wider data team on the delivery of business requirements and backlog Competence, knowledge and skills Data Warehousing or Data Engineering background with knowledge of database design, modelling and best practice- multidimensional design and build ETL experience- ideally in high volume data environments - building complex data pipelines to make data available for advanced analytics  Knowledge of data related regulatory requirements and emerging trends and issues Strong analytical skills with the ability to understand complex processes Strong knowledge of the MS BI Stack Some knowledge of NoSQL databases and Big data Effective communication skills, written and verbal Customer service skills Analytical skills Planning, organisation and time management skills Problem solving skills Ability to work under pressure and manage conflicting priorities Ability to work with technical and nontechnical staff Flexible and adaptable Stakeholder engagement
£55,000 yearly
AJ Bell Manchester, UK
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
We're looking for experienced software developers to help us deliver our brand, products and services to our clients and their advisers. This is an exciting opportunity for mid-level and experienced developers to join a forward thinking company offering a strong team working environment. Our strategy is to have a cross functional development team, with team members working on all areas of our technology stack and propositions.   You will be part of a cross-functional agile team, delivering our enterprise backlog development items. You will have solid experience in delivery of development projects to agreed timescales and quality objectives, working in accordance with defined agile framework and processes. Technical skills C# ASP.NET MVC HTML/CSS/JavaScript AngularJS Entity Framework SSRS SSIS MongoDB ETL WCF Rest XML JSON Tibco MS TFS Other skills:   Agile / SCRUM Strong communication skills, written and verbal Strong team player and also able to work independently Very motivated with high levels of drive and enthusiasm Keen to learn and develop new technical skills E-commerce and/or financial services experience Other Information: This is a challenging role involving tight deadlines and producing work of high standard with a huge emphasis being placed on attention to detail. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for a fast paced environment which is varied and challenging.
£40,000 - £45,000 yearly
AJ Bell Manchester, UK
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
The purpose of the role is to develop Business Intelligence Solutions. The Solutions developed by the BI Developer are used to report on and drive business decisions in various departments.  Interacting with key stakeholders at all levels of business the role has a strong customer focus and involves data design and modelling. The job-holder is expected to work collaboratively with his or her internal customers to provide solutions that are accurate and have integrity and value to the business.   Key Responsibilities  Identifying and refining data and reporting requirements from key stakeholders. Developing Visualisation reporting using Power BI Production of analytics and insights Develop reporting and OLAP  Data design and modelling. Validating scripts provided by other developers.Contributing to a physical / logical data model. Contributing to a physical / logical data model. Visualising and reporting data findings creatively in a variety of formats.  Thinking strategically about uses of data and how data use interacts with data design. Performing data studies and data discovery around new data sources or new uses for existing data sources. Data extraction from multiple sources for reporting purposes. You will be using Microsoft BI Stack   Sql server 2014 soon to be upgraded to 2016 Team Foundation Services (TFS) MS Power BI Competence Agile / SCRUM Strong communication skills, written and verbal Strong team player and also able to work independently Very motivated with high levels of drive and enthusiasm Keen to learn and develop new technical skills E-commerce and/or financial services experience Knowledge & Skills Effective communication skills, written and verbal. Customer service skills. Planning, organisation and time management skills. Problem solving skills. Database architecture. Business Intelligence Reporting. Data mapping. Data extraction and manipulation. Data cleansing. Data modelling Data mining.
£30,000 - £40,000 yearly
AJ Bell Manchester, UK
Mar 12, 2020
Full time
We're looking for intelligent, energetic and driven software developers to help us deliver our brand, products and services to our clients and their advisers. People who are excited by technology, love pushing the boundaries of what's possible while at the same time keeping an eye on the bigger picture and ensuring the best outcomes for our customers by providing straightforward solutions. This is a challenging role involving a high level of attention to detail but also allows a great deal of flexibility on achieving the right result using the best technology for a given situation. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for a fast paced environment which is varied and rewarding.   Who You'll Be You will be part of a cross-functional Agile team, delivering our enterprise backlog development items. You will have solid experience in delivery of development projects to agreed timescales and quality objectives, working in accordance with defined Agile framework and processes. Key Technical Skills  C# Angular Microsoft SQL Server MongoDB Producing APIs TFS/Git Bonus Points for Tibco ASP.NET MVC  SSRS Microservice Architecture TDD ETL XML/JSON Software Security Soft Skills Agile / SCRUM / SAFe Strong communication skills, written and verbal Very motivated with high levels of drive and enthusiasm Keen to learn and develop new technical skills E-commerce and/or financial services experience