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Current opportunities

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what works (and what doesn’t) in IT?

Email your resume and cover letter to jobs@xlab.si.


We are currently looking for:

SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

We are looking for an experienced IT project manager. The incumbent will lead national, European and commercial research projects related to research pillars of XLAB: Cloud Computing, High-Performance Analytics, Internet of Things, Security, Privacy and Data Analytics. You will be engaged in all phases of the project lifecycle, from the proposal wiring, project execution and presentation to external reviewers.

As a project manager you are responsible for managing software developers teams (2 – 10 team members) on daily basis, task and resources planning, budget estimation, monitoring of expenditures (mostly staff effort, partially equipment, services and software licenses), reporting to external funding authorities and clients. You will also provide valuable input to technical tasks of the project by providing guidance to team members, advising on technical choices and assisting in conceptual and architectural design. You will also be thrilled when engaged in technical discussions with external project partners. Occasionally, you may be tempted to write a blog post or contribute to a scientific publication.

Nevertheless, the most sought competencies are agility, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a good understanding of technical issues at hand and thirst for learning new things. You are comfortable working in an international team. This is a job between research and industry, you will be combining the best of both worlds.

Should you choose to accept the challenge, send your CV and Motivation Letter to jobs@xlab.si


REQUIRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bulletprevious experience in project management
bulletability to work independently and meet customer needs
bulletsolid teamwork and interpersonal skills
bulletability to lead software development teams
bulletproficiency in verbal and written English
bulletability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
bulletwillingness for travel inside the European Union (at least 4 times per year)
bulletsolid technical background
bulletdegree in computer science, informatics, mathematics or related field


PREFERRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet proficiency in verbal and written Slovene
bulletexperience with agile software development processes
bulletknowledge of any of the research areas listed above
bulletexperience with EU research projects
bulletability to multi-task between multiple projects


Duration: from 1.1.2019


SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

We are looking for a driven researcher/programmer profile, capable of working in an international team. The most sought competences are agility, thirst for learning new things and a strong need to transform new knowledge, concepts into working code.

We need a person interested in infrastructure, services, programming and automation of processes. You should understand system modelling, management, orchestration, be able to use various technologies and be able to adopt new programming languages.

Strong documenting abilities are required, as this is a job between research and industry (combining the best of both worlds). Description of work done in English is necessary.

Should you choose to accept the challenge, send your CV and Motivation Letter to jobs@xlab.si


(English)
SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet Data management, cleaning, integration know-how
bullet General machine learning expertise (standard machine learning algorithms) required
bullet Knowledge in deep (reinforcement) learning is an advantage, but not requirement
bullet Excelent knowledge in Spark, Flink.


The Slovenian software company XLAB is searching for a native English speaker to help with the expansion of its remote desktop and live chat product www.islonline.com. The product already has an established user base in the United Kingdom that is now to be further expanded. The position is in Slovenia (preferred) or in the UK.


Categories: Sales, IT, Software, B2B, UK, Remote desktop, Live chat

Salary: Negotiable.

Timeline: Trial then indefinite employment


PREFERRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet advanced knowledge of (software) tools for troubleshooting networks (*nix-based tools), conduct network troubleshooting to identify network problems
bullet perform backup support on workflow systems production services (Windows and Linux based server OS)
bullet maintain servers, upgrade, secure, manage system backups and disaster recovery management (Windows and Linux based server OS)
bullet maintain and update documentation of procedures and configurations, manage purchase of inventory related to hardware, software and other IT supplies (conforming ISO27001)
bullet inform senior staff about industry innovations and recommend relevant upgrades, recommend software and hardware solutions comprising of upgrades and new acquisitions (conforming ISO27001)
bullet support with system's installations, communication with vendors


In the context of research and highly innovative commercial projects designs, modifies, develops and implements software applications and components. Supports and/or installs software applications and components. Works either independently or from written specifications and pre-established guidelines. Occasional participation in in solution design and requirement gathering.

Our ideal candidate has genuine interest in at least one cutting-edge ICT area and a desire to experiment and master emerging technologies. In addition, commitment to project objectives and meeting client expectations is an essential part of the job. We expect the perfect candidate to master the balance between curiosity, novelty and provision of pragmatic and efficient solutions.


PREFERRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bulletStrong Java, REST proficiency
bulletGood knowledge of Docker/Swarm
bulletGood understanding of XML, JSON, XSLT, REST
bulletAbility to work independently and meet customer needs
bulletProficiency in verbal and written English
bulletAvailability for international travel (up to 4 times per year)
bulletDegree in Computer Science, Mathematics or other related discipline
bulletAt least two years of working experience


EXPOSURE TO AT LEAST THREE OF THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS

bulletExposure to IoT technologies, platforms and standards
bulletExperience in backend development
bulletKnowledge of Java EE
bulletREST API and API Management (such as WSO2, Swagger)
bulletBasic knowledge of SQL databases
bulletExperience with NoSQL databases
bulletBasic knowledge of Ansible
bulletExperience with message brokers and protocols (RabbitMQ, Kafka, ApacheMQ or similar)
bulletExperience in designing and implementing cloud-based solutions
bulletBasic knowledge of JavaScript and NodeJS
bulletKnowledge of DevOps-related technologies
bulletContributions to open source projects
bulletExperience with team and project management


REQUIRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet experience with tools such as Ansible, Vagrant, Docker, Chef
bullet fluency in languages including Ruby, Java
bullet basic knowledge of the Docker/Swarm
bullet experience with CI (continuous integration) tools
bullet basic knowledge of databases
bullet basic knowledge of the Python and experience with Django framework
bullet ability to work independently and meet customer needs
bullet proficiency in verbal and written English


PREFERRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet experience of participating in open source projects (Git, GitHub)
bullet contributions to open source projects
bullet extensive knowledge of software build cycles
bullet experience in software architecture
bullet familiarity with application programming
bullet Angular (ADF framework)


PREFERRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet writing scalable, robust, testable, and high performance software
bullet strong knowledge of Go programming language, paradigms, constructs, and idioms


REQUIRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet solid background in programming language Javascript, NodeJS
bullet good knowledge of Java EE, JSF, Spring tool
bullet good knowledge of GWT
bullet experience in backend development (REST API)
bullet basic knowledge of the Docker/Swarm
bullet basic knowledge of databases
bullet ability to work independently and meet customer needs
bullet proficiency in verbal and written English
bullet opportunities for international travel (up to 4 times per year)


PREFERRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet experience of participating in open source projects (Git, GitHub)
bullet contributions to open source projects
bullet Angular (ADF framework)


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REQUIRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet solid background in programming language Ruby
bullet good knowledge of at least one virtual platform (OpenStack, Amazon AWS, Google Compute Engine, ...)
bullet experience with testing software code (RSpec)
bullet basic knowledge of databases
bullet ability to work independently and meet customer needs
bullet proficiency in verbal and written English
bullet opportunities for international travel (up to 4 times per year)

 

PREFERRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet experience of participating in open source projects (Git, GitHub)
bullet experience with Ansible, Chef, or Puppet
bullet experience with Ruby on Rails framework
bullet basic knowledge of the VMware virtualization platform (ESX, vSphere, vCenter, vCloud Director)
bullet ability to optimize, control and manage with managing tools and processes of the infrastructure
bullet knowledge of various programming languages (Python, Go, Java, ...)
bullet infrastructure planning (virtual machines, networks, DevOps)
bullet API libraries for infrastructure management
bullet knowledge of object-oriented development concepts
bullet contributions to open source projects


REQUIRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet basic knowledge of the VMware virtualization platform (ESX, vSphere, vCenter, vCloud Director)
bullet good knowledge of at least one virtual platform (OpenStack, Amazon AWS, Google Compute Engine, ...)
bullet experience with Ruby or similar programming languages
bullet ability to optimize, control and manage with managing tools and processes of the infrastructure
bullet ability to work independently and meet customer needs
bullet proficiency in verbal and written English
bullet opportunities for international travel (up to 4 times per year)


PREFERRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

bullet experiences with providing support to customers
bullet experience of participating in open source projects (Git, GitHub)
bullet experience with Ansible, Chef, or Puppet
bullet experience with Ruby on Rails
bullet infrastructure planning (virtual machines, networks, DevOps)
bullet API libraries for infrastructure management
bullet contributions to open source projects


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