[Wolves] [JOB] Software Engineer - Gloucester

Barbie barbie at missbarbell.co.uk
Wed Sep 1 15:00:33 BST 2004

Fancy working for a cutting edge technology company?
Fancy working within a professional, yet cool, team?

Well here at MessageLabs, we are looking for a new recruit within Team Infrastructure. The details have yet to be officially announce on the MessageLabs website, but the basic details are:

COMPANY:          MessageLabs
JOB TITLE:        Software Engineer
DEPARTMENT:	      Product Development				
REPORTING TO:     Technical Architect/Development Manager (Infrastructure)
LOCATION:         Gloucester Business Park	
SALARY:           £25-30k 	



-     Educated to at least Degree level, in a computing related subject, with 
      2 years relevant commercial experience.
      At least 3 years experience in an IT role with programming experience.
-     Minimum 2 years experience in Perl and C programming in a Unix environment.
-     Working knowledge of writing software on one or more of the following
      operating systems: Windows NT/2000/XP, Linux or Unix.


-     One or more of the following programming languages: C, C++ or Java.
-     Knowledge of IIS, HTTP, HTML, XML, .NET and SOAP web technologies.
-     Experience of System Administration on Linux/Unix.
-     Working knowledge of internet protocols such as TCP/IP, SMTP and POP3.
-     Knowledge of email systems, particularly MIME and RFC822.
-     Experience of SQL, in particular with Microsoft SQL Server.
-     An understanding of Relational Database technologies
-     Knowledge of Anti-Spam and Anti-Virus techniques.
-     Knowledge of PPM and RPM creation and installation.
-     Knowledge of at least one version control system.


MessageLabs provide email security, within a managed service environment on a global scale, currently scanning over 55 million emails per day, for clients around the world. The MessageLabs service incorporates Anti-Virus, Anti-Spam, Content Control and Image Filtering techniques, placing MessageLabs as a world leader in the field.

MessageLabs Development includes a wide range of skills and disciplines, working on both large-scale and small-scale projects, providing email security in a global managed service network. 

The Infrastructure Team develops software tools that support and service the global architecture and infrastructure of MessageLabs operations.

Visit the website for more details about MessageLabs - http://www.messagelabs.com/

If you're interested, send your CV, queries or requests for a full job spec to me at barbie at missbarbell.co.uk. Oh and by the way, the boss is a nice guy ... that'll be me :)

Barbie (@missbarbell.co.uk) | Birmingham Perl Mongers user group | http://birmingham.pm.org/

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