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Catalyst Computer Systems Ltd.
Granite House,
58 Loughborough Road,
Mountsorrel,
Leicestershire,
LE12 7AT.
 Telephone +44(0)116 230 1500 (Reduced service)
Please email any sales or support queries.
 Fax +44(0)116 230 1522
 Sales sales@catalyst-uk.com
 Software support@catalyst-uk.com
 Hardware ITServices@catalyst-uk.com
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Office hours are 9:00am to 5:30pm Monday through Friday (for emergency out of hours support see 'Out of Hours' below).

Out of Hours See here for details.
Urgent Weekend Hotline:  +44(0)781 804 4086
Emergency Out of Hours:  emergency@catalyst-uk.com

Hardware Technician

IMPORTANT: PLEASE NOTE

  • NO Agencies please.

We are looking for an experienced hard working IT technician to join our hardware and systems support team.

We are a Leicestershire based IT company who deal with businesses UK wide. Clients include both large and small companies. The successful applicant thus needs to be flexible in their approach and willing to travel.

Does working in a well established successful IT company interest you? If so read on...

Duties

  • Reporting to the department manager.
  • Building and configuring PC''s from component level.
  • Office based customer support over the telephone.
  • Attending site for installations and repair work.

You

  • Full Clean UK driving license.
  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft operating systems (Desktop and Server).
  • Good Customer services and telephone manner.
  • Experience with TPC/IP LAN and WAN networks.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Exchange.
  • Experienced in fault finding and diagnosing issues.
  • The use of and creation of documentation.
  • Will take pride in your work.
  • Pay high attention to detail.
  • Will love to deal with all challenges.
  • Love coming up with solutions to a wide range of problems.
  • Have an inquisitive personality and can learn quickly.
  • Are able to multi-task, prioritise and work under pressure to deadlines.

We

  • Will provide training and support.
  • Will pay you a competitive salary plus incentive bonuses.
  • Provide a company pool car for onsite work.

Together

  • We’ll provide mutual respect and support in order to thrive and prosper.

Start

  • Immediately.

Duration

  • Permanent (with initial 1 month trial).

Salary

  • Dependent on your experience and abilities.
  • There is a monthly profit based bonus and recognition scheme.

Want to be part of a winning team? Then get in touch (No agencies please), sending your CV and covering letter (quoting reference : pa/hware) to Paul Alexander (ITServices@catalyst-uk.com) or to our head office here in Mountsorrel.

We look forward to hearing from you.


"You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else." - Albert Einstein


Junior Customer Support Assistant

PLEASE NOTE

  • NO Agencies.

Junior Customer Support Assistant

Catalyst Computer Systems owns and develops Platinum Software; a Dealer Management System specialising in the Motorbike, Caravan, Motorhome, Agricultural, Marine and Plant trades.

An opportunity has arisen to join our software support department as a junior support assistant. The key role will primarily be to provide office based telephone support for our our award-winning business management software.

  • You must have excellent problem solving skills, a proven track record of good customer service, and be comfortable working within a close, friendly team environment. A good knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of any of the aforementioned trades is desirable, but not essential.

As mentioned above, the role is primarily office based, however, if the right candidate proves themselves over time, then the opportunity will be available to travel around the UK and Ireland installing Platinum, and therefore a full clean driving licence will be required. This is not essential at this point.

Applicants must reside within a reasonable commuting distance of our office in Mountsorrel.

Training

  • Full training and support will be provided here at our Mountsorrel main office.

Start

  • Immediately.

Duration

  • Permanent (with initial 1 month trial).

Salary

  • The starting salary is negotiable depending on experience and abilities.
  • There is a monthly profit based bonus and recognition scheme.

Holiday

  • Initially 20 days, rising by 1 day per annum with every two years of service up to a maximum of 25 days. Plus statutory bank holidays.

Want to be part of a winning team? Then get in touch (No agencies please), sending your CV and covering letter (quoting reference : TL/Support) to Tim Laundon at our head office here in Mountsorrel.

We look forward to hearing from you.


Desktop and Cloud-based Application Trainee Software Developer

PLEASE NOTE: NO Agencies.

Our award winning Dealer Management System runs in both cloud and traditional desktop environments alongside our progressive web app.

It operates to a very high standard in several vertical markets (Motorcycle, Caravan and Motorhome, Motor Trade, Marine, Agricultural Machinery Sales and Logistics Markets amongst others) and is coded in-house at our head office in Leicestershire.

Does working in a well-established (almost 30 years in business) successful company interest you? If so read on...

You

  • Want to be a hard-working individual.
  • Will possibly read various programming blogs.
  • Are within commuting distance to our head office in Leicestershire.
  • Pay high attention to detail.
  • Love coming up with solutions to a wide range of problems.
  • Have an inquisitive personality and can learn quickly.
  • Want to become a key role player in an established computer company.

Eventual Role & Responsibilities

  • Databases: Design, maintenance, optimisation etc (SQL and Key-Value).
  • Developing ideas and introducing the team to new technologies and opportunities.
  • Coding: Specification through to final release. Some technologies we use are:
    • SQLite/MySQL
    • PHP/CodeIgniter
    • HTML/CSS/Javascript/Angular/JQuery
    • COBOL
    • XML/XSLT
    • C/C++
  • Platforms:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Linux

Training

  • Full training and support will be provided here at our Mountsorrel main office.

Start

  • Immediately.

Duration

  • Permanent (with initial 1 month trial).

Salary

  • The starting salary is negotiable depending on your experience and abilities.
  • There is a monthly profit based bonus and recognition scheme.

Holiday

  • Initially 20 days, rising by 1 day per annum with every two years of service up to a maximum of 25 days. Plus statutory bank holidays.

The hours are Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 5.30pm and you would be based at our offices here in Mountsorrel, Leicestershire.

Want to be part of a winning team? Then get in touch (No agencies please), sending your CV and covering letter (quoting reference : lw/prog) to Les Ward (development@catalyst-uk.com) or to our head office here in Mountsorrel.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Examples of your Work?

Have you been involved with any open source projects?

If so, tell us which ones? Why not forward any URL's to any of your web-based projects (open-source, websites, blogs) - go on, go that extra mile and impress us - stand out from the crowd.


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