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Hash Code 2018 Nicosia Cyprus – Call for participation

We’ll be hosting a hub at the University of Cyprus for the Online Qualification Round of Hash Code, a team-based programming competition created by Google for university students and industry professionals. The Online Qualification Round takes place on the 1st of March at 19:30 EET and registered teams from Cyprus are invited to participate from our hub, which will take place at the Computer Science Department. Top scoring teams from the Online Qualification Round will then be invited to Google’s Paris office to compete in the Final Round of the competition in April.

If you’re interested in joining our hub, find a team (two to four people) and register at g.co/hashcode. Make sure to select University of Cyprus from the list of hubs in the Judge System.

For more information about this hub and information for previous years’ competitions and problems visit https://goo.gl/XSfUPv

Hash Code 2018 Nicosia Cyprus – Facebook Event – To be announced soon

Thanks!

Address:

Rooms: 101, 102, 103
Department of Computer Science,
Pure and Applied Sciences (FST-01)
University of Cyprus
1 University Avenue
2109 Aglantzia, CYPRUS

Date and Time:

1st March 2018
From: 19:30 EET
To: 23:30 EET

Free Amenities Offered

High speed Internet access
Wi-Fi access to the Internet for your mobile devices (personal computers and smart phones)
Lab computers will be available for use by the participants
Food in the form of snacks and beverages will be available outside the labs

Google Hash Code 2018 – Online Qualification Round Schedule

19:00 EET:

  • The hub will open to the public
  • People can view the live stream on the video projector
  • Teams can set themselves up with the help of the volunteers

19:30 EET:

  • Live stream starts

19:45 EET:

  • Task will be made available, competition starts
  • Scoreboard will be displayed on the video projector
  • Participating teams will be confirmed in the Judge System

23:30 EET:

  • End of the competition
  • Announcement of the score for the local teams

00:00 EET:

  • The hub will close

Digital Innovation with APIs

The CCS is organizing the following Open Seminar on Current International Technology Trends:

Presentation Title: Digital Innovation with APIs
Speaker: Saad Syed, Google
Date/Time: June 28th 2017 , 17:00-18:30 (16:30-17:00 Welcome Coffee & Registration )
Place: European University Cyprus, Room 208, 2nd, East Block

Free Admission – Registration is required
Digital Innovation with APIs -BROCHURE.pdf (212 downloads)

Open Seminars On Current International Technology Trends Series: Digital Innovation With APIs

APIs are the foundation for many Digital Native applications. Find out how this important capability will allow you to be more agile, build innovative new products/services and leverage the power of collaboration beyond your organization.

Saad Syed is the Regional Lead for Google Edge Southern EMEA. He is responsible for the Apigee API Management solution set in the region. He has worked extensively with many Leading institutions in the region on their Digital Transformation initiatives. Prior to Google Saad was the Regional Leader for Data Center at Cisco Systems for Middle East Turkey Russia and Africa.

Seminar Target Group

  • Innovators
  • Developers
  • Engineers
  • ICT Companies
  • Telecom Companies
  • Banks
  • Insurance Companies
  • Students And Professors

Free Admission – Registration is required
Digital Innovation with APIs -BROCHURE.pdf (212 downloads)


XM.com 2017 : Front End Developers

Reference Number: FED2017

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Implementing the required changes to all company web pages
  • Overseeing the correct functionality of the various company web pages and solving any problems the website encounters and/ or liaising with the appropriate expert
  • Developing database management systems on the web in coordination with the web developer officers
  • Performing routine site maintenance as needed and spotting out errors
  • Staying abreast of the latest developments in his/her field, emerging technologies and services that may enhance the web experience
  • Making relevant well thought recommendations to the Management

You must meet the following criteria:

  • BSc/MSc in Information Technology or any other relevant degree
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript/JQuery
  • Working knowledge of CMS, ideally WordPress/Drupal
  • Working knowledge of PHP, MySQL (or SQL) and version control systems
  • Experience in PHP frameworks (Symfony, CakePHP, CodeIgniter, Zend framework or other related frameworks)
  • Proactive and efficient
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise

Remuneration: An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

Please forward us your CV to [email protected] quoting the above job reference number.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

Front-End-Developers.pdf (41 downloads)

XM.com 2017 : Thai Speaking Back Office Officers

Reference Number: TH_BOO2017

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Dealing with client account requests such as change of account type, account currency, leverage
  • Responding to client requests and inquiries via email
  • Validating documentation provided by our clients
  • Processing deposits, withdrawals, refunds and chargebacks

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Degree in finance, economics or accounting is considered an advantage
  • Experience in a similar position will be a plus
  • Native Thai speaker
  • Very good oral and written skills in English
  • Efficient and detail oriented
  • Computer and numerically literate

Remuneration: An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol or Nicosia, Cyprus

Please forward us your CV to [email protected] quoting the above job reference number.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

Thai-Speaking-Back-Office-Officers-.pdf (42 downloads)

XM.com 2017 : Web & Graphic Designer

Reference Number: WGD2017

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Creating engaging and user friendly website designs
  • Designing online/offline advertising materials including banners and landing pages ensuring they are in line with company branding policy
  • Collaborating with project managers, designers and other departments for creating advertising material for various projects and campaigns
  • Converting initial concepts, mock ups, wireframes and sketches to complete designs and UIs
  • Applying user-centric methodologies to design websites, UIs, mobile UIs and online advertising material
  • Assist and support the Head of Design on any other tasks assigned

You must meet the following criteria:

  • BSc/MSc in web or graphic design
  • At least 3 years of proven experience in the design of webpages and banners
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe CS including Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Strong typography, layout and visual design skills
  • Proven UX/UI experience with strong portfolio
  • Expertise in at least one of the following: illustration, web icons, logo, videos, animation
  • Knowledge of prototyping tools, such as Sketch, Craft and InVision, will be a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal skills in English
  • Excellent team working skills
  • Creative and passionate about graphic/web design

Remuneration: An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

Please forward us your CV to [email protected] quoting the above job reference number.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

Web-Graphic-Designer.pdf (33 downloads)

XM.com 2017 : Talent Acquisition Executive

Reference Number: HR2017

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Working closely with the HR Manager for managing the full cycle of the recruitment process
  • Contributing to continuously evolving recruitment processes and reviewing processes to identify and implement best practices to identify and attract top talents
  • Reviewing and analysing international recruitment trends to design a forward-looking, best in class executive recruitment strategy
  • Providing suggestions on strengthening and developing the XM employment brand
  • Working closely with the team leaders to understand their strategic objectives and hiring needs, and defining sourcing strategies
  • Using contemporary sourcing strategies for talent attraction
  • Performing CV screening, conducting in-depth interviews and making recommendations to the business
  • Developing and running assessment centres
  • Maintaining recruitment database updated
  • Delivering results with minimal supervision, and effectively managing multiple recruitment projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Achieving high levels of internal customer satisfaction

You must meet the following criteria:

  • BSc/MSc in Business, HR, Occupational Psychology or any other related field
  • At least 3 years’ proven experience as a recruiter
  • CIPD qualification will be considered an advantage
  • Resourceful with strong communication and organizational skills
  • Business acumen
  • Committed to excellence, continuous improvement and to achieving success
  • An enthusiastic team player with a strong drive to create a positive and collaborative work environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
  • Technically strong with Microsoft Office. Working knowledge of Exelsys online recruitment software will be a plus

Remuneration: An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

Please forward us your CV to [email protected] quoting the above job reference number.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

Talent-Acquisition-Executive.pdf (24 downloads)

XM.com 2017 : Senior Windows Server Administrator

Reference Number: WSA2017

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Responsible for the day to day management of the Windows Server infrastructure, including oversight of Active Directory and smooth operation of MT4/MT5 trading platforms
  • Providing leadership to the Windows Server Team, overseeing activities with server imaging and managing Active Directory, trading platforms and MySQL server
  • Responsible for incident management as it relates to Active Directory and trading platforms
  • Performing advanced troubleshooting of complex environments
  • Guiding, training and supporting junior members of the Windows Server Team
  • Assisting with the administration of database management systems, networking operations, and Linux operating systems
  • Responsible for routine audits of systems and software, and resolving any problems identified
  • Liaising with external associates for problem solving

You must meet the following criteria:

  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science or Information Technology or any other relevant field
  • At least 5 years’ system administration experience in Window 2008 R2, 2012 and
  • 2012 R2 server environments
  • Experience in Active Directory, DFS and Group Policies
  • Experience in multi-sites domain environments and RODC
  • Experience in scripting and automation skills (e.g. windows batch scripting, PowerShell)
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems using various tools such as (but not limited to) event viewer, perfmon, Wireshark etc.
  • WSUS and SCCM/SCOM or any other patch management solution
  • Evidence of effective written and oral communication skills
  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience in working in a team environment, multitask, meet deadlines and prioritize
  • MCSA certification considered as a plus
  • Zabbix or any other server/network monitoring solution considered as a plus
  • IIS Administration considered as a plus
  • SAP BI suite (DataServices, BI Portal management), SAP Sybase IQ and SQL Anywhere considered as a plus
  • Team management considered as a plus

Remuneration: An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

Please forward us your CV to [email protected] quoting the above job reference number.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

Senior-Windows-Server-Administrator.pdf (33 downloads)

XM.com 2017 : Senior Linux Systems Administrator / DevOps Engineer

Reference Number: DevOps2017

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Setting up, configuring, testing, deploying and supporting Linux systems for production, staging and test environments
  • Maintaining system reliability, data protection, and system security. Provision for high availability where necessary
  • Understanding network design, administer routing, VLAN configuration, bonding, networking utilities, etc. on a Linux system
  • Performing routine program modifications, performance analysis and tuning, problem solving, debugging and unit testing
  • Actively participating in new designs and architectures to scale up the systems
  • Evaluating new hardware and software
  • Recommending and implementing new systems and engineering solutions for scalability and automation
  • Deployment and administration of Ansible configuration management software
  • Deployment and configuration of Zabbix monitoring tool suites

You must meet the following criteria:

  • University degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar discipline
  • Expert in Linux system administration: provisioning, configuration, monitoring, and troubleshooting
  • Expert in shell command line use and scripting for server configuration and in creating scripts for automation
  • Expert in administering, provisioning, configuring, and monitoring: web-servers / application servers, databases, and load-balancing systems: Apache, Nginx, WildFly, HAProxy, MySQL
  • Experience with virtualization and virtualization best practices
  • Experience with system security and server security: design, implementation, monitoring, and best practices
  • Experience with installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting server hardware
  • Experience with technologies and methodologies for DevOps & Agile software development processes
  • Familiarity with Version control systems (VCS), particularly with git
  • Self-driven with ability to take ownership of issues and follow through to resolution
  • Ability to use own initiative, prioritize and work independently
  • Strong technical documentation abilities
  • Excellent written and verbal skills in English

Remuneration: An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

Please forward us your CV to [email protected] quoting the above job reference number.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

Senior-Linux-Systems-Administrator-DevOps-Engineer.pdf (33 downloads)

XM.com 2017 : Security Engineer

Reference Number: SENG2017

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Designing, implementing and monitoring security solutions for the protection of computer systems, networks and information
  • Identifying system security vulnerabilities and developing remediation techniques
  • Performing system hardening and securing sensitive data
  • Configuring and troubleshooting security products and technologies
  • Developing information security policies and procedures

You must meet the following criteria:

  • BSc/MSc in Information Security or any other related field
  • Minimum 3 years’ working experience in building and maintaining security systems
  • Security certifications such as CISM, CISA, CEH, CISSP, Security+ and GSEC will be plus
  • Hands-on experience in security technologies such as firewalls, WAF, IPS, SIEM, data loss prevention, authentication and VPNs
  • Security expertise in various information system technologies (LDAP, databases, web applications, virtualization technologies and Windows/Linux systems)
  • Good knowledge of networking concepts and protocols
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills

Remuneration: An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

Please forward us your CV to [email protected] quoting the above job reference number.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

Security-Engineer-.pdf (33 downloads)

XM.com 2017 : PHP Back-End Developers

Reference Number: PHP2017

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Gathering requirements, designing and implementing new features/projects
  • Maintaining and refactoring existing applications
  • Researching and integrating new web technologies
  • Maintaining and improving the company’s payment gateway
  • Resolving support tickets for IT related issues
  • Collaborating with other departments or IT staff members

You must meet the following criteria:

  • BSc/MSc in Information Technology/Computer Science, or any other relevant degree
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Very good understanding of object-oriented programming principles
  • Very good knowledge of PHP 5.3+
  • Very good working knowledge of relational databases like MySql
  • Experience in PHP frameworks like Symfony, Laravel, CakePHP is a strong plus
  • Experience in creating composer packages, using version control systems like Git and writing tests with PHPUnit is considered an advantage
  • Experience with designing or consuming web services and online payments integration is a plus
  • Ability to refactor non-testable code is a plus
  • Problem solving and analytical thinking skills
  • Outstanding team working skills

Remuneration: An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

Please forward us your CV to [email protected] quoting the above job reference number.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

PHP-Back-End-Developers-.pdf (26 downloads)