London Silicon Rounabout Weekly Newsletter Issue 17 Jan 2014

London Silicon Rounabout Weekly Newsletter Issue 17 Jan 2014

Happy Friday people!

 

I want to start this newsletter by informing you about two upcoming events you might be interested in joining:

 

1. We are proud to announce that we have planned a TechStartupJobsFair coming up on Feb 20th with 900+ attendees! Detailed infographics that show exact numbers of job seekers & area of expertise: http://bit.ly/1adfEAD

 

Very few job seeker tickets left: http://london-tsjfair-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

 

If you are hiring at the moment, make sure to check out all Employer tickets here: http://london-tsjfair-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions, or need more info.

 

2. London Fintech Startups Workshop is planned for 27th March.

Here is the event page: http://london-fintech-startups.eventbrite.co.uk/

 

Hurry up and book your ticket!

 

If you are interested in presenting, please fill out this online presenter form.

 

If you are interesting in mentoring and want to help startups- please fill up our mentoring form

http://techmeetups.com/mentoring/

 

If interested in sponsoring, please contact me via silvia(at)techmeetups(dot)com or fill out this promote form.

Lastly, if you haven’t yet, be sure to join us on facebook and twitter !

 

Have a great weekend folks 🙂

— Warm Rgds,

Silvi

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ISSUE 17 JANUARY

 

Welcome to our New Community Members

 

Jaimal Chohan: Developer

 

Vaibhav Jain: Software Developer

 

Jeroen Jansen: Self-employed

 

William Eckersley: Photography

 

Markus Gnirck: Startups

 

Ozge: Business Development

 

Elena: Marketer

 

Jason Attar: Video marketer

 

Michael Wilkinson: Technologies and software development

 

LC: Business strategy, idea generation, development, marketing

 

Konrad: Python programming, testing, tech support

 

Rahul Kumar: Freelancer

 

Frank: Marketing

 

Vudangnhat: Marketer

 

Nadeem Afzal: Business Owners/Entrepreneurs

 

Marc Andreu: Java and php developer

 

 

OUR EVENTS

 

20 Feb: TechMeetups presents #TechStartupJobs Fair London 2014 [ RSVP HERE ]

 

27 Mar: London Fintech Startups [RSVP HERE]

 

 

 

IN THE NEWS

 

TechMeetups – a look back at 2013

Techmeetups had a busy year in 29 communities, 19 countries & 4 continents.

Growing with 12,469 Members all over that consists of 3740 Developers, 4978 Startups, 2493 Medium/Small Business, 748 Enterprises and 498 others.

 

 

4 great free #SocialMedia Analysis tools for #Startups that will improve your #socialmedia reach in minutes

Has a great bunch of analysis reports. Although they charge for it there are 3 main ones which are free and useful – Twitter profile Overview, Facebook Page Overview, Tweet Link Summary & Specific Link Statistics.

 

 

 

JOBS

 

PHP

 

Awesome PHP Developer @ Huddlebuy

With so many opportunities and great startups out there, here’s why you should consider Huddlebuy.

 

Business Development @ Big Deals Local

An innovative and cost effective solution to accelerate footfall, sales and loyalty for the high street retailer.

 

Business Development @ Ratings Plus

As a disruptive new entrant to customer and employee satisfaction measurement market, RatingsPlus is looking to recruit its first business development team

member.

 

Senior Software Developer @ HICX Solutions

It is a known fact that B2B / Enterprise Software today is lagging significantly behind today’s consumer facing cloud based solutions.

 

Lead Developer / CTO @ Plentific Ltd

Plentific.com is a London based start-up that’s on a mission to enrich people’s lives through better property decisions.

 

Front-end Developer @ Plentific Ltd

Our goal is to bring technology-enabled services to the highly complex property and financial services ecosystems and become a household brand in the UK

 

Back End Developer Loveflutter @ Loveflutter Ltd

Loveflutter.com is a new dating site making waves across the UK and US this Summer, we’re looking to strengthen our team ahead of our app release in early 2014.

 

Java

 

Front end developer (at engineering startup Lytbulb)

An opportunity for you to work with a global startup servicing the untapped “old world” engineering industries of oil & gas, infrastructure, mining and humanitarian assistance.

 

Front/Back-End Developers for Google Campus based Health Tech startup @ Liquid Healthcare

We’re looking for developers to work with us in TechHub at Google Campus in London.

 

[3D printing] Electrical / Mechanical/ Software engineer @  w0o0t Ltd

We are developing a new breed of 3D printers based on polymer jetting technology.

 

Graduate / Intern

 

Intern/graduate required for Digital Shadows® @ Digital Shadows

Digital Shadows® runs a cyber-monitoring managed service that protects its clients’ digital footprints.

 

Opportunity to work as an analyst for Digital Shadows® @  Digital Shadows

This varied opportunity will provide great experience working in a small team with interesting technology as part of the start-up journey. This role is suitable for a final year student or recent graduate.

Sales

 

Sales Development Executive for Ometria (B2B Tech Company in Mayfair, London) @  Ometria

A driven, competitive and ambitious individual who is looking to build a successful career in sales. You should be full of business and entrepreneurial spirit.

 

If you have a job you would like to promote post it at TechStartupJobs

 

READING & VIEWING

 

Cambridge’s leading tech startups – The Guardian

 

IDEAS TO BE BROUGHT TO LIFE

 

What’s your BIG IDEA?

If you have an idea please submit at TechIdeaHub

 

FUND A PROJECT

 

Fans Choir

Mobile football app that aims to make football more of a democracy then a dictatorship by finally letting a football fan’s voice be heard and amplified on their football club’s team selection, performance and tactics.

 

OUR PARTNERS

 

Rackspace

Rackspace provides Hybrid Cloud infrastructures powered by OpenStack®

 

Rightmove

Rightmove is the great British web success story. We launched in 2000 and rapidly became the number one destination for UK property search. The company floated in 2006 and is a firmly established member of the FTSE 250. Rightmove is now the biggest home-grown web brand in the UK – in January 2013 our traffic levels were only surpassed by the global brands Facebook, Google, YouTube, eBay and Amazon.

 

Judo Payments

Card payments for mobile apps.  We make it easy to add the building block of payments to your iOS and Android apps.  Our RESTful APIs and SDKs let you quickly and easily integrate card payments, sign up third parties to accept cards directly and control funds flow (beta) all from one simple API.  Whether you’re looking to increase m-commerce conversion or build your own mobile payments business, judo is your one stop solution.

 

Elance

Instant access to online talent

Special deal for TechMeetups members: Register today on Elance and receive $50 towards your first online hire to help you launch your business. Click here

Constant Contact

We’ll Help Your Small Businesses Succeed. Try Email Marketing Free. Create and grow customer relationships in this socially connected world

 

Paymill

Paymill offers an innovative payment solution which enables online businesses and services to accept payments on their websites. The company is currently active in 34 countries across Europe and other regions. The developer-friendly API, the fast onboarding process (within 48 hours), its transparent pricing as well as the top-notch customer support make all the difference! Check it out

 

Kingsley Napley LLP

Kingsley Napley LLP is a London based and internationally recognised law firm with a specialist team advising technology companies on a range of legal issues

 

Radford

Radford has provided compensation market intelligence to the technology and life sciences industries.

 

Broadgate Consultants

Founded in 2008 to assist Financial Services organisations plan, manage and execute change; Broadgate Consultant’s reputation for pragmatic, experience led quality has helped us grow dramatically in a volatile economic environment.

Broadgate’s aim is to develop long-term, mutually rewarding relationships with our clients. We have consistently delivered for our existing clients and are looking to broaden this solid foundation.

 

Venner Shipley LLP

Venner Shipley – European Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys Lawyers

 

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