Key Talent Personnel

Key Talent Personnel is a bespoke recruitment service, that covers all areas of the Digital TV, Mobile,IoT, Gaming/Gambling sectors. Our philosophy is simple but KEY. We connect the most talented personnel with the World’s best and most innovative companies. We know that matching the right people with the right companies can produce pretty amazing results, although the reality is not always that simple, so that’s where we come in.

When you choose to work with us we have the ambition, drive and determination to help drive your next key move, or find the talent you need to build your team, so let us show you what a difference we can make to unlocking your future.

Key Talent Personnel Recruits for a wide spectrum of roles across the Digital TV, IoT, Gaming/Gambling, Mobile areas - Software Developers, HW Engineers, QA Engineers, Testers, Artists, UI, Animation Experts, Project/Programme/Product Managers, Senior Management. We work with a range of businesses proving a personal service, based on our detailed knowledge and understanding of their requirements.

We are often seen as a ‘problem solver’ by clients and candidates alike, as we provide a consultative approach to the recruitment process based on an in-depth understanding of individuals and company’s needs with honesty and integrity. We are always honest about our ability to identify the best candidates on the market for our clients or the right career opportunity our candidates.

Key Talent Personnel Leeds, UK
Jul 13, 2019
Full time
Our client is looking for a Technical Lead, you’ll ideally have a number of years of experience in a similar leadership role, coupled with strong, hands-on technical ability with embedded software (ideally using Java, Android, and possibly C++). Our client is a fast-paced, customer-focused consulting business , so you’ll need to be instinctively hard-wired to innovate, communicate and lead by example in all that you do; providing a first class service to your team and a wide variety of customer stakeholders. How You’ll Spend Your Time: You’ll remotely support one of our technical teams based in Wroclaw, Poland; attending regular scrum meetings and providing day-to-day support and mentoring for team members. The time difference means that these meetings can happen early – often around 6am Pacific Time – so you’ll need to be flexible in your approach to work and time management. You’ll spend most of the day working on-site with the customer, meaning that communication and relationship-building are of paramount importance in this role. As a key customer liaison, you’ll need to excel at explaining complex ideas and issues, as well as documenting highly technical projects, systems and solutions, for both internal and external use. A key member of our UK-based team, you’ll drive the technical direction of projects for a new generation of streaming TV products in an Agile environment. This will involve working with developers, system engineers, architects, testers and project managers to ensure the successful delivery of a project from a technical perspective. You’ll work in a relaxed, entrepreneurial environment and will have the freedom to create great solutions and awesome outcomes every day, while working at the cutting-edge of embedded technology What You’ll Need To Bring: An established track record of Technical leadership on embedded software projects, coupled with strong hands-on technical skills Excellent knowledge of C++ or Java in an embedded Linux or Android environment Strong debug and problem solving skills using the latest tools Experienced developing and debugging multithreaded and/or multiprocess code Ability to communicate at all levels from developer through technical and/or business executives using appropriate language to translate business objectives into technical terminology and vice versa. Set-Top box experience would be an advantage, but not essential Previous experience as a Scrum Master and/or Product Owner. Previous Technical Leadership and/or team management would be highly desirable. What we’ll give you in return: A competitive salary which will grow with your career. A twice yearly discretionary company bonus scheme Opportunities to train, develop and grow, as well as learning from talented colleagues Matched 401(k) contributions up to 4% Flexible Healthcare
Key Talent Personnel Wrocław, Poland
Jul 13, 2019
Full time
Key Talent Personnel has an immediate need for an   embedded graphics   expert to work on a high performance user interface graphics pipeline with the number 1 worldwide streaming video platform and one of the worlds largest media companies. We expect the results will be delivered to millions of customers worldwide. The role would suit engineers who love to squeeze every drop of performance from a platform and create jaw dropping interfaces. Instrument, Analyse, Optimise, Render! You would join a growing agile team alongside some very skilled people. Required skills: English language and top class communication skills At least 5 years of Embedded Linux development experience OpenGL-ES experience Graphics pipeline (including windowing) development experience Memory use/performance analysis experience 2D/3D pipeline optimisation experience in an embedded device C++ 11 and one scripting language (e.g. python) Customer delivery oriented attitude Flexible to changing requests Advantageous skills: Broadcom Chipset experience; Digital TV or set top box experience; Automotive media development; Mobile phone development; Agile development experience; multithreading and large software stack development; Android porting or dev
Key Talent Personnel Leeds, UK
Jul 13, 2019
Contractor
Our client works with some of the World’s biggest brands, providing them with bespoke embedded software, hardware and set top box solutions of all shapes and sizes. In Brief: Our clients teams work on exciting technical projects for some of the biggest global names in the media and broadcast industry; this means we are needing the support of contract Engineers and Associates with specialist technical and sector knowledge. We are looking to engage several experienced Contractors that have hands-on embedded C++ software engineering experience, to support with the delivery of exciting, new customer projects. If you’re used to working in an Agile environment, have strong customer-facing skills, a wealth of technical knowledge and the ability to solve complex problems with minimal support, then we at Key Talent personnel would like to to hear from you. What You’ll Need To Bring: Strong experience with C, C++ or Java in an embedded Linux or Android environment Strong debug and problem solving skills using the latest tools Experienced developing and debugging multithreaded and/or multiprocess code Ability to understand complex issues and discuss them via phone, email and other methods Flexible, can-do approach
Key Talent Personnel Wrocław, Poland
Jul 13, 2019
Full time
Our client has an  immediate need for several Audio/Video engineers to work on an embedded software development project with the number 1 worldwide streaming video platform and one of the worlds largest media companies. We expect the results will be delivered to millions of customers worldwide. The role would suit engineers who believes in delivering quality software with quality customer service and is able to use a variety of techniques, tools and environments to do so. You would join a growing agile team alongside some very skilled people. Required skills: English language and top class communication skills Embedded Linux development experience GStreamer video or audio plugin development experience C++ 11 and one scripting language (e.g. python) Customer delivery oriented attitude Advantageous skills: Linux Driver development ; Broadcom Chipset integration experience; Digital TV or set top box experience; Automotive media development; Mobile phone development; Agile development experience; multithreading and large software stack development. Why not apply and see what else we do? Benefits package is outstanding and our client promotes a culture of respect for all individuals.
€40,000 - €45,000 yearly
Key Talent Personnel Wrocław, Poland
Jul 13, 2019
Full time
Our client is looking for highly Experienced Software Engineers with a proven track record of software development in an embedded environment, preferably including some work on set-top boxes or related technology such as automotive entertainment systems , hospitality systems or video/audio streaming devices. How You’ll Spend Your Time: You will work in an agile environment reporting to a Group Lead or Project Manager and will have considerable exposure to our clients and other partners. Working as part of a team, you’ll be a key part of the planning, design, development, debugging and integration of embedded software modules for cutting edge broadcast and internet TV receivers, Set Top Boxes and similar embedded devices. What You’ll Need To Bring: A minimum of 5 years embedded C++/Java in an  embedded  Linux or Android environment Top class English and communication skills Working with large stacks Strong debug and problem solving skills using the latest tools Experienced developing and debugging multithreaded and/or multiprocess code Ability to understand complex issues and discuss them via phone, email and other methods Flexible, can-do approach towards customer requests What you'll get in return: A very competitive salary A twice yearly company bonus scheme Private medical care Life insurance scheme MyBenefit and Multisport Family friendly office and events A good amount of annual leave, which rises an extra day for every year you stay with us A flexible approach to work and an entrepreneurial atmosphere.   Desirable Tech Skills: Gstreamer/Object Orientated programming in C++ 11 frameworks such as Qt / Embedded or mobile Java / JNI / Linux kernel / drivers / GCC / GDB / TDD and Unit Testing frameworks such as Google Test / Mockito / JUnit and similar / Software development for consumer electronics or TV / Audio,Video standards / Networking protocols and standards including TCP/IP / Wi-Fi / UPnP / DLNA / HLS or MPEG-DASH / Agile, Scrum methodologies/
€40,000 - €45,000 yearly
Key Talent Personnel Manchester, UK
Jun 26, 2019
Full time
Software Engineer (C/C++, Linux) Our client who develops some of the most AWESOME online gambling games in the market today requires a C/C++ Developer with solid exposure to a Linux/Ubuntu to join a team of collaborative, dynamic, friendly, supportive, hardworking and highly skilled individuals. The successful candidate will be a confident self-starter who is happy to dive into existing projects as well as contribute to new projects. At Key Talent Personnel we are all about unlocking the best talent, so we look for an open minded team-player,  who will be willing to learn from colleagues and share knowledge across the business and beyond. As this is GREENFIELD PROJECTS you will get the opportunity to express your creativity, ideas..... Job description : Main Duties And Responsibilities - Take responsibility for delivery; ensuring any risks, issues, resource needs or external co-ordination required for delivery are brought to the attention of the relevant people in a timely fashion. - Provide implementation estimates and make best endeavours to meet them. This includes working outside normal contracted hours to meet product delivery and forms part of taking responsibility for delivering the project. - Travel internationally when required. - Extensively test product so that it enters the product assurance process with minimal defects. - Adhere to in-house/project coding/design styles, tools and methodologies. - Produce high quality, well-commented, re-usable designs/code/classes. - Understand, acknowledge and produce solutions that satisfy the commercial requirements of the company. - You must highlight areas where the design, architecture and procedures can be improved and if required implement these changes. Required Skills & Experience: - Linux (ideally Ubuntu) - Solid C/C++ experience - A range of hardware device protocol experience (USB/RS232/RS485) - Solid Win32 API - Solid Multi-threaded application development - Windows sockets (winsock) experience OR interfacing to hardware through low-level protocols such as RS232 - Embedded software development on an applicable platform - Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or other related discipline - Significant professional experience covering full development life-cycle
€50,000 - €60,000 yearly
Key Talent Personnel Manchester, UK
Jun 26, 2019
Permanent
Software Engineer (Embedded, C/C++) - GREENFIELD PROJECTS Our client who develops some of the most AWESOME online gambling games in the market today requires a Embedded C/C++ Developer to join a team of collaborative, dynamic, friendly, supportive, hardworking and highly skilled individuals. The successful candidate will be a confident self-starter who is happy to dive into existing projects as well as contribute to new projects. At Key Talent Personnel we are all about supplying unlocking the best talent so we look for an open minded team-player,  who will be willing to learn from colleagues and share knowledge across the business and beyond. As this is GREENFIELD PROJECTS you will get the opportunity to express your creativity, ideas.....SO THE SKY IS THE LIMIT. GREENFIELD PROJECTS, SO A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO BE CREATIVE WITH YOUR IDEAS IN A NEW TEAM.  This role would suit someone who enjoys being part of a busy and exciting development team, solving problems and has a flexible and results driven attitude towards their work. The successful candidate will be highly experienced in C/C++ and have experience working within an embedded development system working on (RS232 and/or USB). Additionally knowledge of PC development in Win32 API with Windows sockets (winsock) would be a distinct advantage. The main objectives of the role are as follows: To collaborate with solution architects and software engineers, to design and develop a modular platform for hosting and presenting games on a variety of hardware.To develop and support test software for Engineering and Production. To support, advise and where necessary, write code for our embedded products To mentor less experienced engineers to assist in knowledge transfer, across the team, to avoid single points of failure.To help formalise and standardise procedures and practices i.e. build server, code review process, static code analysis Required Skills & Experience: - Solid C/C++ experience - USB programming (embedded-side and PC-side) - Solid Win32 API experience - Solid Multi-threaded application development - Windows sockets (winsock) experience OR interfacing to hardware through low-level protocols such as RS232 - Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or other related discipline - Significant professional experience covering full development life-cycle - Extensive knowledge of existing architectures, systems and products (not necessarily from this industry) Benefits You will receive first class training, support and career development opportunities along with a very competitive salary and additional benefits which include (but are not limited to) the following: - Company bonus - 25 days holiday - Life assurance - Contribution based pension scheme
€30,000 - €35,000 yearly
Key Talent Personnel Leeds, UK
Jun 24, 2019
Full time
Our client is looking for an experienced IT Support & Systems Administrator, due to the IT team dramatically changing over the past couple of years and its only at the start of what will be an exciting journey so APPLY today. What you'll get in return: A competitive salary which will grow with your career. A twice yearly discretionary bonus scheme Opportunities to train, develop and grow, as well as learning from some super-talented colleagues 25 days’ holiday as standard, rising an extra day for every year you stay with us A flexible approach to work and an entrepreneurial atmosphere. Free on-site parking, rail season ticket support and a cycle to work scheme Our client works with some of the World’s biggest brands, providing them with bespoke embedded software, hardware of all shapes and sizes. As IT Support & Systems Administrator, the core of your day will be dealing with ticketing queries from a varied global user base. It’s a hands-on role and you’ll need to think on your feet, be proactive and prioritise your workload as you go. You’ll be the team’s subject matter expert in Linux, so you’ll need to have dealt with 1st, 2nd and 3rd line queries in a busy, Linux based, work environment. You’ll also need to have existing experience with Linux Server Installation, administration and support. Aside from the day-to-day ticketing workflow, you’ll also get chance to work on some big, exciting IT projects; seeing your ideas roll out into the business and playing an active part in Red’s evolution as a leading provider of technology-driven consultancy services. What You’ll Need To Bring: Extensive knowledge of Linux Server, preferably (Ubuntu, CentOS) installation, administration and support Experience in a similar role would be ideal (e.g. Linux-focused 1st or 2nd or 3rd line IT Support role) Exposure to Windows based environments would be an advantage Experience in open source technologies Good knowledge of server virtualisation and storage systems First class communication skills and the ability to prioritise effectively Passion, initiative and a "hands on” approach to solving IT issues