Available / Open Positions


abacus – IT Support

Abacus is a leading provider of professional services in the fields of business advisory, corporate structuring, compliance, administration and accountancy to clients worldwide. With offices in Nicosia and around 150 employees, Abacus serves an impressive roster of international private, public and listed corporations, including some of the world’s most recognizable names.

IT SUPPORT
Nicosia
(Ref: IT/01/2017)

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will act as a first level Service Desk Support providing front-line IT support and project delivery to supplement the maintenance and development of the company’s many varied IT systems. Moreover, the person will assist in the installation of equipment and software, will monitor applications / infrastructure components, perform enhancements and upgrades and will be involved in the implementation of new systems and applications.

Profile of the ideal candidate:

  • University Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or a related field
  • 2+ years of experience in a related role
  • Experience in business applications support and/or report writing using Microsoft reporting services (i.e. SQL, Power BI) or equivalent will be considered a strong advantage
  • Energetic, positive and team player
  • Self-driven, fast learner and willing to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and to work well under pressure
  • Fluent in Greek and English

Remuneration and benefits

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate according to qualifications and experience. The Abacus’ package includes:

  • a 13th salary
  • provident fund
  • medical cover
  • life insurance
  • casual Fridays (with afternoon off)
  • free parking
  • and extensive participation in quality internal and external training programs.

We would love to hear from you!

Interested individuals should submit their applications by email to: [email protected]

All applications will be treated in strict confidence.


abacus – Infrastructure Engineer

Abacus is a leading provider of professional services in the fields of business advisory, corporate structuring, compliance, administration and accountancy to clients worldwide. With offices in Nicosia and around 150 employees, Abacus serves an impressive roster of international private, public and listed corporations, including some of the world’s most recognizable names.

Infrastructure Engineer
Nicosia
(Ref: IT/02/2018)

Responsibilities:

  • Support and maintain network infrastructure such as switches, routers and firewalls
  • Provide Mobile Devices Management ,Virtualization, Storage platform management configuration, design and expertise
  • Design, implement solutions and manage tools to enforce the firm’s backup, archive policy
  • Establish networking environment by designing system configuration; directing system installation; defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards
  • Secure network / infrastructure systems by establishing and enforcing policies; defining and monitoring access
  • Maximize network performance by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems and outages and scheduling upgrades
  • Manage assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives

Profile of the ideal candidates:

  • University degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or in a related field. A Master’s degree will be an advantage
  • At least 5 years of experience in a similar role
  • Working knowledge and experience with Windows Server, Active Directory, Virtualization, Network, Firewall technologies
  • Certifications in Network or Virtualization or Firewall or Microsoft Solutions will be a strong advantage
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities, with keen attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills to enable multitasking and timely follow-up
  • Ability to use own initiative, prioritize and work independently
  • Fluent in English

Remuneration and benefits

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to successful candidates according to qualifications and experience.
The Abacus package includes:

  • a 13 th salary
  • provident fund
  • medical cover
  • life insurance
  • casual Fridays (with afternoon off)
  • free parking
  • and extensive participation in quality internal and external training programs.

We would love to hear from you!

Interested individuals should submit their applications by email to: [email protected]

All applications will be treated in strict confidence.


XM.com 2018: Java Developers with Financial Applications Experience – Limassol or Nicosia

Reference Number: JDFA1017

The main responsibilities of the position include:

  • Developing algorithmic trading software
  • Recommending software upgrades for existing systems
  • Reviewing current systems and presenting ideas for system improvements, including cost proposals
  • Producing detailed specifications and implementing the program codes
  • Testing the product in controlled situations and rectifying any problems before going live
  • Using version control systems
  • Assisting in the preparation of training manuals for users
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the systems once they are up and running

Main requirements:

  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science, Engineering or any other relevant degree
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar position. Experience in the financial industry is a strong plus
  • Very good working knowledge of Java
  • Knowledge of C/C++, C# is a plus
  • Experience in multi-threaded, event driven applications
  • Working knowledge of design patterns
  • Experience in working with databases and version control systems
  • Experience with algorithmic trading is considered an advantage
  • Experience with CI tools and testing techniques is considered an advantage
  • Proactive, sharp and efficient
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Problem solving and critical thinking skills

Enjoy:

  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related reward
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance
  • Intellectually stimulating work environment
  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol or Nicosia, Cyprus

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

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XM.com 2018: SysAdmin (Limassol)

Reference Number: SYS1018

The main responsibilities of the position include:

  • Ensuring proper and smooth operation of MT4/MT5 trading platforms
  • Installing, replacing and configuring computer hardware, operating systems, trading platforms and applications
  • Working with Linux, Microsoft, VMware and cloud technologies
  • Assisting with the administration of Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Performing routine audits of systems and software, and resolving any problems identified
  • Administering the Company’s ticketing system and responding to staff requests in a timely manner
  • Monitoring our systems using monitoring tools
  • Providing guidance, support and training to staff on IT related issues
  • Liaising with external associates for problem solving

Main requirements:

  • BSc/MSc in Information Technology or any other relevant field
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar position, preferably in the financial services industry
  • Hands-on experience with trading platforms, preferably with MT4/MT5, is a plus
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Proactive and efficient with strong organisational skills
  • Ability to multitask, prioritise and work independently
  • Flexibility to work on shifts

Enjoy:

  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related reward
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance
  • Intellectually stimulating work environment
  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

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XM.com 2018: PHP Front End Developers – Limassol

Reference Number: FED1117

The main responsibilities of the position include:

  • Cooperating closely with design team and content writers to implement the required changes to all company websites
  • Developing and testing new features
  • Overseeing the correct functionality of the multiple company websites and solving any problems the website encounters and/or liaising with the appropriate expert
  • 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 FED team
  • Assisting other departments with any queries related to PHP FED team responsibilities

Main requirements:

  • BSc/MSc in information technology or any other relevant degree
  • Experience in a relevant position is considered an advantage
  • Working knowledge of PHP and OOP
  • Working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, jQuery/Javascript, MySQL
  • Working knowledge of WordPress; knowledge of other CMS is considered an advantage
  • Experience in PHP frameworks (Symfony, Laravel, CodeIgniter or other related frameworks)
  • Very good understanding of responsive web design and knowledge of relevant CSS libraries (i.e. Bootstrap)
  • Proactive and efficient with strong testing skills
  • Strong organisational skills with high ability to multitask and prioritise
  • Strong sense of attention to details

Enjoy:

  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related reward
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance
  • Intellectually stimulating work environment
  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

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XM.com 2018: PHP Back-End Developers

Reference Number: PHP1017

The main responsibilities of the position include:

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

Main requirements:

  • BSc/MSc in Information Technology/Computer Science, or any other relevant degree
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Very good knowledge of PHP 5.5+
  • Very good understanding of object-oriented programming principles
  • Very good working knowledge of relational databases like MySql
  • Experience with consuming 3rd party web services
  • Problem solving and analytical thinking skills
  • Outstanding team working skills

The following will be considered an advantage:

  • Experience with any PHP frameworks like Symfony, Laravel, CakePHP
  • Experience in creating composer packages, using version control systems like Git and writing tests with PHPUnit
  • Working knowledge of database query optiomisation
  • Experience in the development of RESTful APIs
  • Experience in using RabbitMQ with PHP

Enjoy:

  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities
  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related bonus
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance
  • Flexible working arrangements

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

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XM.com 2018: Java Developer – Limassol

Reference Number: PD2017

The main responsibilities of the position include:

  • Developing software programs and utilities used in the company and ensuring that the latest software applications for trading related systems run properly
  • Recommending software upgrades for existing systems
  • Reviewing current systems and presenting ideas for system improvements, including cost proposals
  • Producing detailed specifications and implementing the program codes
  • Testing the product in controlled situations and rectifying any problems before going live
  • Using version control systems
  • Assisting in the preparation of training manuals for users
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the systems once they are up and running

Main requirements:

  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science, Engineering or any other relevant degree
  • Very good working knowledge of Java
  • Knowledge of C/C++, C# is a plus
  • Event driven programming skills, databases, version control systems and software testing techniques at virtually all levels: unit, integration, system and acceptance
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar position and in design patterns
  • Proactive, sharp and efficient
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Problem solving and critical thinking skills

Enjoy:

  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related reward
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance
  • Intellectually stimulating work environment
  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

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XM.com 2018: Front-End Developers (Limassol)

Reference Number: FEM1018

The main responsibilities of the position include:

  • Works in close cooperation with the designers and other software developers in implementing visual and interactive client side elements to web applications
  • Converts existing designs to interactive and engaging web applications using HTML5, CSS3 JavaScript and jQuery
  • Develops and tests new user-facing features and pages across various devices
  • Ensures the technical feasibility of new UI designs
  • Develops high quality output in a clean, well structured, easily maintainable format

Main requirements:

  • BSc / MSc in Computer Science or any other relevant field
  • Proficient knowledge of Photoshop, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap and versioning tools
  • At least three years of experience in a similar position
  • Strong portfolio of relevant projects
  • Dynamic and target-oriented
  • Proficient in oral and written English

Enjoy:

  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related reward
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance
  • Intellectually stimulating work environment
  • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities

Type of employment: Full time

Location: Limassol, Cyprus

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!

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