Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Job Vacancies at Hewlett-Packard

Hewlett-Packard (HP) is the largest technology solutions provider in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and worldwide.

The company’s offerings span from IT infrastructure, personal computing and access devices to global services and imaging and printing.

Our customers are virtually everybody: consumers, small and medium sized companies, large corporations as well as Government institutions.

At HP we work across borders, and without limits. Global virtual teams share resources and pool their brainpower to solve business issues and meet personal goals. Each individual is valued for the unique skills, experiences and perspective he/she brings. That’s how ideas – and people – grow.

Now we are looking for the best talents to help us develop cutting edge technologies and grow in EMEA. We’ll invest in your intellectual ability, encourage early responsibility and support your ambition and progress. With our coaching, guidance and global reach, the future is yours to explore!

What do we offer?

We don’t expect you to already have specific technical skills or professional experience. That’s exactly what we will provide you with through our Graduate Development Program. HP gives you the opportunity to transition from a brand new graduate to a professional in Sales and / or Marketing or Finance or Sales Support Administration.

We will help you achieve this by putting a comprehensive individual development plan in place to ensure a structured and blended learning experience with extensive on-the-job, in-class and virtual training opportunities. A mentor will be assigned to you to give you support along the way as well as regular feedback on your performance and development.

While applying for the Graduate Development Program you will be able to choose which area of professional development interests you most.

You can choose one of the following:

  • Graduate Development Program: Product Marketing Analyst / Category management trainee

You will be part of a team that is usually specialized in product, channel or industry marketing. You will be also involved in the planning of advertising and promotional campaigns as well as trade shows.

  • Graduate Development Program: Sales Analyst/Sales Support Administrator

As a Sales Analyst, you will support the team with market and industry research, compile and analyze sales reports and contribute to sales events. Through training and hands-on experience you will gain product knowledge as well as insight in the complex operational processes behind a global supply chain and sales process. Throughout your development to a sales professional, you have to option to become an expert in Storage, Software, IT Services or Server solutions.


What do we expect from you?
We’re looking for people who graduated from universities within the last 12 months or who will graduate within this academic year.

You can be a graduate in one of the following areas:

  • Business Studies / Marketing Management
  • Economics
  • Other Technical or Business Administration degrees

In addition, we are also looking for the following “extra qualifications”:
• Interpersonal skills: the ability to work well with people of all types and backgrounds
• Flexibility: a talent for adjusting quickly to rapid change
• Team Player: a reliable team member at work and beyond
• Analytical Abilities: an eye for detail, even in a general context
• Communication: an ability to communicate clearly and confidently in an international environment
• Commitment: the dedication to achieve your goals – and to continuous professional and personal development
• Personality: positive-thinking, with initiative and the ability to laugh – even at yourself

For more details and how to apply, visit HP website. Enter the reference ‘job number’ 278026 and click search.

Click here and apply online.

Job Vacancies at Meridian Technologies Ltd

Meridian Technologies Ltd is a mega IT Training and Education Company representing Aptech Computer Education in Lagos.

It is an authorized Oracle University partner, a Cisco Networking Academy, Microsoft partner, CompTIA member and has authorized Prometric and Vue Testing Centres.

Meridian Technologies has been a pioneer in delivering training on Oracle technologies and has been training students on the following Oracle courses:

1. Oracle E-Business Suite 11i Financials Certified Professional Consultant
2. Oracle 11g Database Administrator Certified Professional
3. Oracle 10g Database Administrator Certified Professional
4. Oracle Enterprise Linux Administrator Certified Professional

It seeks qualified candidates for key positions for Oracle University courses :


Computer Science / Accounting Graduates with NYSC discharged certificate and OCP certification in the following Oracle technologies should apply:

i) Oracle E-Business Suite 11i Financials :

( Working professionals who can take Weekend classes are welcome )

Candidate should be experienced on Oracle 11i Financials modules and should have very good exposure and experience with Oracle 11i Financials with strong background in accounting. This position requires taking lectures of senior professionals which requires strong experience & confidence in 11i E-Business Suite financials modules.

The candidate should have good knowledge of the following modules :
a) Linux Fundamentals – An Overview
b) 11i e Business Suite Essentials for Implementers
c) 11i Financial Applications Overview
d) 11i General Ledger Management Fundamentals
e) 11i Payables and/or Receivables Fundamentals

The candidate should also hold certifications in 11i e Business Suite Fundamentals (IZO-200), 11i General Ledger Management Fundamentals (IZO-211) and 11i Payables and/or Receivables Fundamentals (IZO-212 and/or IZO-213)

ii) Oracle Database 11g : The candidate should be a qualified OCP in Oracle Database 11g. Candidates who are OCP in Database 10g and upgrading on Database 11g shortly may also apply.

iii) Cisco Certified Networking Professionals : The candidate should be a qualified CCNP and should have experience of handling CCNP classes in well reputed institute.

Experience in Linux environment and 1 – 3 years of IT training experience will be an advantage.

Candidates must be dynamic, technically oriented, possess excellent communication skills and be willing to work on weekends.

Interested candidates should apply with their CV and passport photograph to oracle@meridian-nigeria.com

Deadline is 31st August 2009.