Brandwatch

Permanent
Brandwatch Brighton, UK
Our working environment at Brandwatch really matters to us and the wellbeing of our people is absolutely crucial. As our Receptionist, you’ll be the keystone of the Brighton office, ensuring things operate smoothly and that the workplace is not just fit for purpose but a great place to work. This pivotal position would suit a super-organized, ultra-confident and genuinely gregarious individual. You’ll be the first face people see in the morning and you’ll be kept busy with a variety of tasks. As you’d expect with a receptionist role, the phone will need answering and visitors will require greeting, which is where you come in. Our communal breakout area is the heartbeat of the office, which needs to be kept clean and tidy and the cupboards stocked full of supplies. In addition to this you will be asked to; Book onsite and offsite meeting rooms Assist with travel and hotel bookings Order stationery and equipment Deal with our service providers Support with health and safety Arrange monthly company lunches and assist with office perks including ordering the weekly food shop Assist the People team and EA to CEO/CMOwith ad hoc duties Basic IT-support (place the order for IT equipment, provide staff with necessary equipment, check batteries and cables etc.) Help organise and overseeing social events for the Brighton team including the summer and christmas parties Expenses & dealing with petty cash Assist with all areas of office management for our London office e.g weekly food, stationery and social events Assist with office design, updates, general maintenance and office moves, if necessary Be in charge of international shipments/ couriers First impressions are everything, so you’ll need to be professional and bursting with positive energy. It’s more than likely you'll have your hands full performing a number of different jobs, so possessing strong prioritisation skills would be a real advantage. This role is highly autonomous, and therefore requires someone with plenty of initiative with the ability to make decisions when necessary. We’d love you to have the following skills Polished communications skills – both verbal and written Pitch perfect planning skills and the ability to prioritise tasks Major league multi-tasking ability Creativity, unflappability and ice-cool nerves under pressure A recognized qualification in office skills could also help (e.g. a diploma or certificate in Administration) A predilection for pushing the boat out rather than waiting for your ship to come in - we are building a fun and colourful company here, not a drone factory. What we offer; Benefits: We offer a range of benefits including; bike to work scheme, pension contribution and discounted gym memberships. Culture: Brandwatch is a place where the lines between work and fun are blurred. As a growing international company, with 10 offices across the globe, communication is key to ensure everyone’s voices are heard, and helps us maintain our flat structure. We listen and learn. We develop our staff. We care about everything, and above all we support each other. Working for Brandwatch: Brandwatch Brighton is where it all began. We can be found in the vibrant North Laine in our brand new refurbished offices. Whilst we don’t believe in stereotypes, we do host yoga classes and Juice Mondays. We have cupboards bursting with snacks, a well stocked drinks fridge, sushi lunches, flexible working spaces and if you’re lucky we’ll even treat you to an ice-cream on the beach and you can enjoy one of our fortnightly massages right from the office. To all recruitment agencies: Brandwatch does NOT accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias or Brandwatch employees. Brandwatch is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
May 17, 2019
Permanent
Brandwatch Brighton, UK
How do the following things make you feel? Open source software Automation and configuration management Problem solving, and the freedom to approach it your own way Helping to make decisions that drive future technology use Free crisps If the answer to one or more of those items (not including the crisps) is ‘excited’, then Brandwatch would like to get to know you. We’re looking for a Linux systems engineer for our capacity engineering department. As a member of our team, you'd help us provision, maintain and automate a substantial chunk of hardware across multiple data centres, ensuring that our colleagues have a stable pool of resources to use for our amazing analytics platform. You'd be responsible for performing first-line troubleshooting and optimization, monitoring systems to proactively stop problems in their tracks, and generally building the glue that holds various services together - or sharing your knowledge with other teams to help them get the job done. We’ve also got exciting things planned for the future, and if you’d like to get in on the ground floor, we’d like your help! Architecting solutions in the cloud (AWS and GCP), implementing things like on-premise Kubernetes, and who knows what else. To hit the ground running, you’d need these core skills: A solid Linux skillset (we use Debian, but we’re not fussy) A good understanding of server hardware, and how to troubleshoot it Knowledge of some flavour of configuration management (preferably Puppet) Reasonable networking knowledge If you also had one or more of these, so much the better: Some kind of scripting language (Bash, Python, Ruby, etc.) Virsh / KVM Sensu PostgreSQL And just for good measure, here’s a brief sampling of some of the (many) other technologies in use across our platform, just waiting for the right person to get involved: Foreman (  https://www.theforeman.org/  ) PowerDNS LetsEncrypt Logstash / ELK / Kibana Openstack Ceph Solr Kafka HBase If any of this piques your interest, and you’d like to work with similarly smart and motivated people who share your passions, then we definitely want to hear from you! What we offer; Benefits : We offer a range of benefits including; bike to work scheme, pension contribution and discounted gym memberships. Culture : Brandwatch is a place where the lines between work and fun are blurred. As a growing international company, with 10 offices across the globe, communication is key to ensure everyone’s voices are heard, and helps us maintain our flat structure. We listen and learn. We develop our staff. We care about everything, and above all we support each other. Working for Brandwatch:  Brandwatch Brighton is where it all began. We can be found in the vibrant North Laines in our brand new refurbished offices. Whilst we don’t believe in stereotypes, we do host yoga classes and Juice Mondays. We have cupboards bursting with snacks, a well stocked drinks fridge, sushi lunches, flexible working spaces and if you’re lucky we’ll even treat you to an ice-cream on the beach and you can enjoy one of our fortnightly massages right from the office.  To all recruitment agencies: Brandwatch does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias or Brandwatch employees. Brandwatch is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
May 17, 2019
Permanent
Brandwatch Brighton, UK
We are a group of people around the world working together to create something amazing – doing something no-one has done before, and in a way no-one has thought of.  This is the ideal opportunity for graduates that are looking to gain industry experience as part of their undergraduate degree and to sink their teeth into a new challenge. Being a Graduate with us will give you interesting problems to solve, and the chance to learn new skills and work with new technologies. See what else it can bring by checking out our latest blog here  https://www.brandwatch.com/blog/graduate-roles-brandwatch/   Here at Brandwatch we work in small product teams. We avoid high-stress environments by working on a single project at a time, putting quality first. We’d rather reduce scope than rush and produce a buggy feature. There will be a lot of whiteboard collaboration with a product owner, UX designer, and back and front-end developers to build really innovative features. What are we looking for? An upcoming graduate that is looking to join a technology focused and innovative company A self-starter with a passion and a drive for experimentation and technology. Proficient development skills with a desire to move into the world of JavaScript Keen to experiment with modern js frameworks, Git and Node.js So if you fit the bill and you're looking for a fascinating challenge don’t hesitate in applying. Engineering Team: Small teams of skilled people, in a friendly and relaxed environment Quiet hours for developers so you can work uninterrupted throughout the morning Work with people all over the world 10% of your time to work on something new, reading groups, tech talks, generous training and conference budgets, and any technical books you need What we offer; Benefits:  We offer a range of benefits including; bike to work scheme, pension contribution, childcare vouchers and discounted gym memberships. Culture:   Brandwatch is a place where the lines between work and fun are blurred. As a growing international company, with 10 offices across the globe, communication is key to ensure everyone’s voices are heard, and helps us maintain our flat structure. We listen and learn. We develop our staff. We care about everything, and above all we support each other. Working for Brandwatch:  Brandwatch Brighton is where it all began. We can be found in the vibrant North Laine in our brand new refurbished offices. Whilst we don’t believe in stereotypes, we do host yoga classes and Juice Mondays. We have cupboards bursting with snacks, a well stocked drinks fridge, sushi lunches, flexible working spaces and if you’re lucky we’ll even treat you to an ice-cream on the beach and you can enjoy one of our weekly massages right from the office. To all recruitment agencies: Brandwatch does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias or Brandwatch employees. Brandwatch is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
May 15, 2019