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DA Systems Careers – we are calling all problem-solvers, techies, creatives, thinkers, doers, sellers, marketers and jugglers! We are a UK based software company and we pride ourselves on being ‘the sameday courier software experts.’ Our client list is extensive, many of which you’ll be familiar with, as they’re household names.

We’re looking for people who are well-rounded and up for a challenge in a fast-paced office with just over 30 employees. The beauty of working for a small company is that you will get to know each and every person within the company and they will know you – by name, not as a number.

Every CV that comes our way gets looked at and if we think there is room for you to thrive and that you could bring something to the DA Systems team then we will reach out to you.

If you’re interested in any of our DA Systems careers and have experience in the areas below then we would love you to get in touch. If none of the below fit the bill for you but you think DA Systems is somewhere you’d like to work, then send us your CV and a cover letter anyway and tell us why!

  • Customer Service Desk
  • Software Development
  • Project Management Office
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Finance and HR 

Note to recruiters: we already work with a selected number of handpicked recruitment agencies. Please do not waste your time and ours by calling or emailing us.

Current vacancies

Software Developer + Team Lead C# .Net / Node JS

Are you an exceptional C# or Node JS developer? Do you have team lead experience? Then this could be the perfect role for you!

We are looking for an exceptional individual to join us as the development team lead for 8 cross-functional developers.

This is an excellent opportunity to get into management if you already have team-lead experience. Our people are what make us great, so it is essential that you enjoy inspiring, motivating and developing others.

Who are we?

We are DA Systems and we are the market leader in the provision of software solutions to the fast-growing sameday courier industry. Our customer base ranges from small owner/operator businesses right up to large international organisations such as DHL & TNT.

Our talented team of 30 people are all very bright and great at what they do. The working environment is energetic and fun and we have a guiding set of core values that we live and die by.

We have recently moved to our brand new ‘world headquarters’ which makes DA Systems an even more amazing place to work as we get ready to take over the world!

Key Skills:

  • As this is a hands-on role, you must be proficient in either: Node JS or C# .Net, with a willingness to learn the other.
  • A track record of successful team leadership of a team of 4+ developers
  • A proactive self-starter, someone who is outcome focussed rather than task driven.
  • You must be an agile evangelist, therefore act as role model for Agile behaviours and the adoption of Agile across teams.
  • Enthusiasm for Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery.
  • Proficient in GIT, Bitbucket and Jenkins tooling.
  • Experience in Service Oriented Architecture; specifically RESTful WebAPI
  • The ability to define Unit Testing strategy within the development team.

Any Jira and Confluence tooling skills you have would be highly advantageous.

Benefits

The best benefit is being part of the team; a fun, smart and vibrant bunch focussed on producing excellence and customer satisfaction. But if you looking for more than that…

  • Private Healthcare
  • Company pension scheme
  • 23 days holiday (+ 1 day per year escalator up to 28 days), plus bank holidays
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • ‘Proper’ coffee machine
  • Fresh fruit every week!
  • Amazing new office environment
  • Ongoing career development and training
  • Being part of a fast-growing and exciting business

Salary and location:

£50k – £55k (depending on experience), plus benefits

This is an office based role at our offices in High Wycombe, HP11 1JU

IT Software Product Trainer

Are you bright, articulate and passionate about sharing knowledge and wisdom? Would you like an opportunity to join an exciting IT business and have a real impact? Then read on…

We are looking for an experienced software trainer to manage all the training needs for our brand new sameday courier software. This is a new product which is launching early 2019 so this is a fantastic opportunity to get in at the ground level.

Who are we?

DA Systems is the market leader in the provision of software to the fast-growing Sameday courier industry. We have great industry knowledge and an established range of impressive products.

What will you be doing?

You will be training customers on our products and services and supporting them with their go-live.

A sample of your responsibilities:

  • Training new customers on how to use our products
  • Providing onsite go-live support
  • Refresher and advanced training to existing customers
  • Development and management of training plans and materials
  • Training internal staff (new starters) on how to use our products
  • Development and management of customer-facing training videos and documentation
  • Supporting the sales team with product demonstrations

What do we need from you?

First and foremost, you will be a people person. You must be passionate about empowering users with knowledge and obsessive about their success with our products.

Essentials

  • A minimum of 2 years experience in designing and delivering software training to external customers
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Be well-presented – you will be the face of the company on many occasions
  • Ability to write and deliver training materials
  • Ability to write technical documentation/FAQs and create training videos
  • Able to learn new software and new technologies quickly with minimal guidance
  • Be able to work using your own initiative
  • Experience in working in a fast-paced environment
  • Driving license and flexibility to travel to customer locations throughout the UK as required.

Desirable

  • TAP certification or other training certification
  • Any SQL database experience
  • Experience of training on web-based systems

Benefits

The best benefit is being part of the team; a fun, smart and vibrant bunch (there are around 30 of us) focussed on producing excellence and customer satisfaction. But if you looking for more than that…

  • Private Healthcare
  • Company pension scheme
  • 23 days holiday (+ 1 day per year escalator up to 28 days), plus bank holidays
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Pool Table, PlayStation & Fresh fruit every week!
  • Ongoing career development and training
  • Being part of a fast-growing and exciting business.
  • Brand new office with a modern, open-plan vibe with shower/dressing room and private parking

Salary & Location:

£35k – £40k (depending on experience) + benefits

This is an office based role in Loudwater, High Wycombe – when not travelling to customer locations.

Frontend Angular/Typescript Developer

We are looking for an experienced Angular 6 developer to work on a greenfield project to design our next generation same-day courier website, you will be responsible for of the Angular Single Page app for our multi-tenanted website.

Who are we?

DA Systems is the market leader in the provision of software to the fast-growing Sameday courier industry. We have great industry knowledge and an established range of impressive products.

Essential Experience

  • Strong commercial experience of creating Single Page Apps using Angular 5+ & Typescript.
  • Demonstrated experience of working with REST APIs using JSON.
  • Any experience of working with Googles Materials design highly advantageous.
  • Any mobile development experience would be advantageous to the role.
  • Must have experience of working in an agile team using Scrum or Kanban.
  • Exposure to Microsoft .Net Core & C# or a strong interest in this area.
  • Jira and Confluence tooling experience is a must.
  • Proficient in using Jenkins, BitBucket CI tooling.

Desired Experience

  • UI Testing with Angular.
  • UX/UI of websites and Mobile applications.

Please note this role would suit someone who is a frontend developer with Strong design experience and some. C#/.Net experience or an interest in learning.

Benefits

The best benefit is being part of the team; a fun, smart and vibrant bunch focussed on producing excellence and customer satisfaction. But if you looking for more than that…

* Private Healthcare
* Company pension scheme
* 23 days holiday (+ 1 day per year escalator up to 28 days), plus bank holidays
* Cycle to work scheme
* ‘Proper’ coffee machine
* Fresh fruit every week!
* Amazing new office environment
* Ongoing career development and training
* Being part of a fast-growing and exciting business

Location:

Office based role at High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 1JU

QA Lead

DA Systems is the market leader in the provision of software solutions to the fast growing sameday courier industry.

We are looking for an experienced hands-on QA Test Lead to line manage a team of QA engineers who are responsible for the Quality & Assurance of a suite of products for our same-day courier software.

You will have a passion for automation and an interest in performance testing, you will be responsible for the overall QA strategy, line management of a small QA team which is 2 to 3 engineers at the moment. Must be prepared to roll your sleeves up when required, you will be required to produce test reports and participate in Go No/Go calls.

Essential Experience:

  • Hands-on QA Lead role with either previous experience of leading a QA team or a desire to move into this role
  • To create a new Test Strategy including the drive to do more automated testing
  • Demonstrated experience in testing REST APIs using Postman/SOAP UI or a similar tool
  • Any API Automation is an added bonus
  • Experience of the testing desktop based solutions at the customer site
  • Any exposure to release testing or UAT testing highly advantageous
  • Must have experience of writing high-level test plans or QA strategy documents
  • Proven commercial experience in testing desktop applications
  • Must have experience of working in an agile team using Scrum or Kanban
  • Automation champion
  • Jira and Confluence tooling experience is a must
  • To provide leadership and guidance to the test team on best practice, plus develop and agree on realistic training and development plans
  • Experience of testing single page applications and an understanding of cloud-based architecture
  • An Understanding of what the QA function looks like when looking at Microservices, Continuous Integration and Continuous deployment

Nice to have:

  • Any Mobile testing and Mobile Automation is desirable

Benefits

The best benefit is being part of the team; a fun, smart and vibrant bunch focussed on producing excellence and customer satisfaction. But if you looking for more than that…

* Private Healthcare
* Company pension scheme
* 23 days holiday (+ 1 day per year escalator up to 28 days), plus bank holidays
* Cycle to work scheme
* ‘Proper’ coffee machine
* Fresh fruit every week!
* Amazing new office environment
* Ongoing career development and training
* Being part of a fast-growing and exciting business

Location:

Office based role at High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 1JU