Careers at Memset
If you're looking for a challenging career, working at the cutting edge of technology, then we want to hear from you. Memset can offer you a friendly atmosphere and the chance to make a big difference in a small company. We recognise that our staff are the bedrock of our success so we reward them with a generous benefits package and a discretionary bonus scheme. Memset is fast growing and profitable, with ambitious plans, so we're looking for people who can develop with us. Training is ongoing, incorporating both formal qualifications and informal in-house learning, depending on your needs.
Memset is currently hiring for the following positions (permanent and full time unless otherwise specified):
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Memset is an equal opportunities employer and entry into, and progression within, the company is solely determined by the application of job criteria, personal attitude and competence.
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Dunsfold Park, Cranleigh, Surrey (GU6 8TB) - home to the famous Top Gear track and production studio, as well as Wings and Wheels and many other exciting events. We offer a shuttle bus service from Guildford train station to Dunsfold via Godalming.
Competitive salary, discretionary bonus, private healthcare (including dental), life insurance, critical illness insurance, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, flexitime, laptop and other equipment of your choice, cycle scheme, childcare vouchers.
Memset is a small, friendly, fast-growing, multi-award-winning company providing managed hosting and cloud services to businesses and government. We have a comprehensive suite of in-house developed systems, mostly Linux-based using Python, Django and MySQL, which automate many of our business processes. We can offer a dynamic environment in which to progress your career and practise agile development with continuous integration.
We're a naturally open-source leaning company, primarily very technical hence demanding of our technology. Our approach is one of smart people and automated systems. Our internal systems are often a proving ground for cutting-edge new approaches which will ultimately become the products of the future. We've been going a while, but aggressively pursue the start-up mentality to make sure we don't loose our edge.
This is an extremely friendly environment. You will be technically and professionally challenged but our family will be here to support you. We look after our own, not just with a solid benefits package, but with the culture around us as well. We offer a relaxed atmosphere with a casual dress code, ping-pong table and many other great perks.
As part of the recruitment process you will be required to complete personality profiling, aptitude tests as well as a basic DBS check (formerly CRB check) and Security Clearance (SC).
Junior Sales Executive
Are you a tenacious customer service professional looking for a career in IT hosting and cloud services? Are you looking to maximise your earnings and enhance your prospects with a fast-growing company? If so, read on.
Joining an expanding and friendly team, you’ll be constantly challenged, rewarded and developed. What’s more, you’ll also have the opportunity to sell sought-after, cutting-edge and award-winning services.
As a Junior Sales Executive, you will be responsible for selling our highly innovative hosting and cloud services to both new and existing customers.
Working as part of a close-knit team, you will develop strong relationships with customers and promote the most suitable services to meet their needs. You will showcase our services in the best possible light and see all leads through to fruition.
Additionally, you will maintain great relationships with existing customers and manage a portfolio of accounts, constantly seeking new ways to maximise their profitability.
Your other duties will include:
- Attending trade shows, conferences and events
- Handling any sales enquiries in a friendly and efficient manner
- Preparing sales reports
- Ensuring that the CRM system is accurately updated
To be considered for this role, you must have:
- Experience in a customer facing role, preferably gained within the hosting, cloud or internet industry
- Experience of using CRM and web based systems to aid sales activities
- Interest in IT
You must also have strong communication and relationship-building skills with the ability to work as part of a team. An ambitious, resilient and results-driven approach is also essential, as is flexibility towards working hours.
A degree would be highly desirable to your application.
If you're an experienced developer interested in automation and you're not afraid of releasing high impact code every day, then we'd like to hear from you. In return we offer a relaxed atmosphere with a casual dress code and many great perks.
We have a comprehensive suite of in-house developed systems, mostly Linux-based using Python, Django and MySQL, which automate many of the business processes. We can offer a dynamic environment in which to progress your career and practise agile development with continuous integration.
Your will be working on new projects and helping with the maintenance of many of the existing systems.
You will also be responsible for detecting repetitive tasks part of operations' day to day activities to automate them as well as deployment and integration of OpenStack.
An ideal candidate must be:
- Fluent in Python and Linux command-line.
- Familiar with Subversion or any other SCM (git or Mercurial, for example).
- Happy to work on your own without excessive supervision.
Ideally you will have a 2.1 degree in science, technology, engineering or maths, or equivalent professional experience.
Familiarity with Xen or any other virtualization technology, unit testing in Python and TDD, networking experience (e.g. basic routing, troubleshooting, IP layers 2 and 3) would also be beneficial as would be web front-end development experience with Django and experience with relational databases and SQL.
Graduate Software Developer
Due to the rapid expansion, we are urgently recruiting for high calibre Graduate Software Developers to join our friendly and relaxed development team at our office just outside of Guildford with a shuttle bus service from the train station. You will be joining a small team of experienced software developers working on new projects as well as helping with the maintenance of many of the existing systems.
We are looking for exceptional raw talent and we believe that a strong educational background is paramount. Suitable Graduate Software Developers will have at least a 2:1 in a science, technology, engineering or maths degree from a reputable university with solid core (English, Maths, Sciences) grades at A-Level and GCSE.
Ideally you will have some Python skills but applicants with the required academics who are willing to cross train from C++, Java or PHP are encouraged to apply.
You should be familiar with Linux command-line and Subversion or any other SCM (e.g. git or Mercurial).
Python Software Developer
Due to the rapid expansion, we are urgently recruiting for a number of Python Software Developers to join our team at our office just outside of Guildford with a shuttle bus service from the train station. For the right candidate, we can also offer help with relocation costs.
If you’re a talented programmer with excellent Python skills and front-end Django development experience, we offer a dynamic environment in which to progress your career and practice agile development with continuous integration.
As a Python Software Developer, you will have the opportunity to work on a number of exciting new projects. You will also help with the maintenance of existing systems, ranging from the customer facing control panel to our cloud compute platform.
Using your excellent Python skills, you will join a small and very busy development team. As such, you should be happy working on your own without excessive supervision.
To be considered for this position, you must have :
- Fluency in Python
- Familiarity with Subversion or any other SCM (git or Mercurial, for example)
- Web front-end development experience with Django
The ideal Python Software Developer would also have a 2.1 degree in science, technology, engineering or maths, or equivalent professional experience.
Last updated 6 July 2015, 12:42 GMT