London Silicon Roundabout Weekly Newsletter Issue 24 Jan

London Silicon Roundabout Weekly Newsletter Issue 24 Jan

Happy Friday people!

Hope you all had successful week and looking forward to a relaxed weekend 🙂

If you are hiring at the moment, make sure to check out all Employer tickets for the upcoming TechStartupJobsFair on Feb 20th: http://london-tsjfair-2014.eventbrite.co.uk/

978 JOB SEEKERS SIGNED IN ALREADY!

I am sharing with you detailed infographics that show exact numbers of job seekers & area of expertise: http://bit.ly/M31Eia

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

Another event you might want to join is London Fintech Startups Workshop– 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, we are opening our Beta version of TechStartupFund.com to Startups that are trying to raise funds from the community. Please submit your project here.

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

Have a great weekend folks 🙂

— Warm Rgds,

Silvi

 

ISSUE 24 JANUARY

Welcome to our New Members

Jennifer Mullen: HR and Recruitment

Alex Mesropians: Developers – Functional Programmers

Aron_Martin Mystère:

PBongkiyung: Content Writing

NeonParis: Tech wanderer

Mehdi Beddiaf: Engineer intern @ Geckoboard Ruby

Russell Wenban: Developer

Gareth Pryce: Technology entrepreneurs and executives

Enrico: Developer software for web application

Rich: Tech, science, philosophy and economics

Victor: Ideas, network

Sarah: Keen to launch own business

Alice: Tech developers

Toyin Laguda: Business Student

black monday: Independent consultant

Zburlea Marian: Developer

Nathan Levi: Marketer

Nick Cooper: Founder of one:convo

Mark: Developer and entrepreneur

Tony Hunter: Co-Founder and CEO

Shoaib: Technology sector

 

OUR EVENTS

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

27 Mar: London Fintech Startups [RSVP HERE]

29 Apr: Guru Program London Spring 2014 #TMUguru [RSVP HERE]

 

IN THE NEWS

Re-engineering a networking event

Networking events can be daunting! A room full of strangers and one needs to grow around smiling and making connections! Whew! I found this really tough at the start of my last Account Management role.

 

JOBS

PHP

Ruby on Rails Developer @ Explovia

Explovia is a London start-up on an ambitious mission to make the world a little more friendly by building a word of mouth app to spark conversations about London’s events, with retail content soon to follow.

C# Developer @ MarketInvoice Limited

MarketInvoice is one of the hottest, most high-profile fin-tech startups to emerge in London over the last few years.

Sales, Marketing & CRM-PHP/LAMP Developer @ MarketInvoice Limited

The Company is Europe’s first online funding platform that allows SMEs to quickly and flexibly sell their invoices, releasing critical working capital in the process.

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.

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.

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

4 Ways Six Sigma Can Increase Overall Productivity

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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