Job Search
Upload your
CV now...

Blog | Page 3

Advice,   Eligo News,   Events,   Fire and Security,   Medical,   SAP,   Technology

Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 31/3/17 | Category: Technology

      Stay tech savvy with the Eligo Technology news roundup, featuring the latest news and updates from the Tech industry each week. This week ending 31/03/2017 a great turn out at the first LPM tech meet up of 2017, UK tech reacts to Article 50, Google lanches new open source site and chat apps come under scrutiny over encryption.           Great turn out at the first London Perl Mongers technical meetup of 2017 As an organiser of the London Perl Mongers, last night Rick Deller hosted the first LPM tech meetup of 2017. There was a great turnout at the event, held at the offices of sponsors Pirum Systems with around 40 people...

Author: Callum Peach | Date: 24/3/17 | Category: Fire and Security
Fire & Security Weekly News Roundup 24/03/2017

  This week in our Fire & Security industry news round-up we cover the growth of perimeter intrusion detection market, new technology against cyber attacks and more...     100% protection against cyber attacks? Cyber security has become a high-profile issue, made even more so by recent Wikileaks allegations against the Central Intelligence Agency, accusing them of bypassing security encryption on a variety of smart devices. A researcher from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) has developed a new technique that could provide virtually 100% protection against cyber attacks launched through internet videos or images. His techniques combat...

Author: John Stephenson | Date: 24/3/17 | Category: Technology
Weekly Tech News 24-03-2017

      Stay tech savvy with the Eligo Technology news roundup, featuring the latest news and updates from the Tech industry each week. This week ending 24/03/2017 report reveals automation to replace 30pc jobs by 2030, Uber to reveal diversity data, study finds when developers are happiest and at least 26 entrepreneurs lost out on funding since Brexit.       30 percent of jobs at risk of being replaced by automation by 2030 According to a report by PwC, a third of all jobs in the UK are at risk of being lost to machines within the next 15 years. Sectors that are most at risk include transport, manufacturing, wholesale and retail. Head...

Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 21/3/17 | Category: Technology
TED talks for devs

      TED talks go hand in hand with technology; teaching and creating a platform for discussion to help inspire people to do great things in technology. Are you feeling low on creativity? Want to learn the secret to success? Or perhaps you’re looking for some new inspiration to become a better developer. These 7 TED talks are sure to inspire you as a developer and get that creative spark going         Linus Torvalds: The man behind Linux Linus Torvalds transformed the internet not only with the Linux Kernel, but more recently with Git, the source code management system used by developers worldwide. In a 1 to 1 interview, he...

Author: Karolina Samsel | Date: 17/3/17 | Category: Fire and Security
Fire & Security Weekly News Roundup 17/03/17

    This week in our Fire & Security industry news round-up we cover the growth of Video Surveillance market in Gulf countries, increased interest in Building Automation market, concerns and vulnerabilities of cybersecurity of industrial control systems and more...     Building Automation market growth The latest report published by Marketsandmarkets predicts the overall market value will grow to $99.11 Billion by 2022 (from $53.66 Billion in 2016) at a CAGR of 10.73% between the 2017 and 2022. The main reason for such an impressive growth are the increase in demand for energy-efficient systems, the growing need for the automation of security...

Author: Thomas Waddle | Date: 17/3/17 | Category: Technology

  Stay tech savvy with the Eligo Technology news roundup, featuring the latest news and updates from the Tech industry each week. This week ending 17/03/2017 a report finds more women are needed in Cyber Security, a new community for developers is launched, Go programming is attracting more attention and a report finds UK tech workers to be quite unhappy.             UK needs more women in Cyber Security A study by the Center for Cyber Safety and Education has shown that the UK infosec industry has one of the lowest proportions of women and the highest gender pay gaps in the world. With the proportion of women in cyber security...

Author: Rick Deller | Date: 15/3/17 | Category: Technology
The problem with hiring tactics

Every company in the tech industry has their own methods of attracting, engaging, and hiring developers. Usually using well established hiring tactics such as the CV overview, technical test and a standard interview process with the senior developer and CTO. These “standard” hiring tactics, however, can often overlook one of the biggest debates that is ongoing in the hiring community; do you hire for personality or skill? In most cases, it will be essential to hire a developer for their skills over personality, as they will need to deliver on certain technology aspects for the business. However, there is an understanding that in today’s world of ever-changing technology that it...

Author: Akeim Morgan | Date: 10/3/17 | Category: Fire and Security
Fire & Security Weekly News Roundup 10/03/2017

      This week in our Fire & Security industry news round-up we cover the high fines for unregistered CCTV systems,  the future of Smart Buildings & more.       Up to £500K fines for unregistered CCTV systems “Some companies think they can skip their Data Protection Act responsibilities, but the sad fact is that their lack of compliance will almost certainly come to light the second they try to use camera footage for a prosecution. And that evidence could even be thrown out of court.” It’s only £35 per year, but businesses are still failing to register their CCTV systems with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)...

Author: Rick Deller | Date: 10/3/17 | Category: Technology
how to stand out in a technical interview

In our previous blog, we mentioned a visit from CTO James Oughton, who gave a talk on his view of the hiring process from the other side of the desk. A great takeaway from his talk was his insight into the interview process, what he expects from candidates and types of questions he asks in technical interviews. Using my own experiences of interviewing candidates and discussing interview practices with clients, I wanted to take this further and offer steps that you can follow as candidates to stand out in a technical interview. To achieve this, you need to be prepared, communicate your skills and attributes effectively and present your problem-solving skills. The main thing CTO’s...

Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 10/3/17 | Category: Technology
Weekly Tech News 10-03-2017

    Stay tech savvy with the Eligo Technology news roundup, featuring the latest news and updates from the Tech industry each week. This week ending 10/03/2017 Microsoft announces Visual Studio 2017 with new updates, we discuss the issue with diversity in tech and UK tech firms try to tackle the industry's diversity problem. UK tech entrepreneurs react to the Spring Budget announced this week and if you're new to programming we give you a guide to programming languages.        Visual Studio 2017 gets new integrations This week Microsoft announced the general availability of its Visual Studio 2017 with an update to its software development...

Want to know more about how we could help you?

We’re always keen to hear from potential new candidates, clients or future employees

Upload your CV now

Upload your details now

Eligo uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue we assume that you consent to receive all cookies on this website.