Are you looking for a company with outstanding opportunities for career progression? Due to continuous expansion, we are looking for people to join our development team. At Ascent, we ensure continuous rotation in projects, teams and technologies. We offer a challenging yet rewarding environment as well as a competitive salary and a number of different benefits. Do you feel you have what it takes to be an Ascentian? Then we’d like to hear from you!

(Ref: SLSS) 2nd Line Software Support

Date Posted:28.10.19

We are looking for a 2nd Line Software Support officer to join our team. On a day to day basis, our team provides IT support and troubleshooting via telephone, email, ticketing system and remote support for our bespoke software solutions. We work with a number of local and international clients in various sectors, such as postal and logistics, transport engineering, insurance, forex trading and health, amongst others.

Our team are responsible for delivering high level customer service to a wide range of users, including those with minimal IT knowledge. They follow in depth diagnoses of issues and work in close contact with our development team as an escalation point. As part of our company-wide knowledge culture, the team also populate and maintain the existing knowledge base.

The ideal individuals for this role will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Be equal parts technology and customer service oriented
  • Strong communication skills in both written and spoken English, Maltese would be an asset
  • Persevere when there are challenging incidents and can work autonomously
  • Organised, can prioritize and multitask, and have excellent problem solving and analytical abilities
  • Ideally have a national diploma or degree in IT
  • Experienced in administering SQL and can write SQL queries
  • Administering applications such as MS SharePoint and/or Dynamics CRM will be considered an asset
  • Be able to work flexible hours due to clients working in different time zones and open to the possibility of work-related travel


As a team member, you will benefit from a competitive salary package, including an on-call and Public Holiday allowance. Furthermore, you will have 24/7 access to a professional learning platform and opportunities for career progression within our growing support team.

(Ref: SYSW) System Administrator

Date Posted:28.10.19

Join our growing Infrastructure team who on a day to day basis, provide technical support and provision ICT for over a 100 technical and administrative users.  As a technology person who is people orientated, you will support and maintain software and hardware infrastructure for end user computing, onsite and cloud servers, communication services and the LAN / WAN infrastructure. This includes administration and configuration of onsite and cloud based services, Active Directory and maintenance of backups amongst other tasks.

It is an exciting time to join the Ascent Software Infra team as we are undergoing a major refresh program around our infrastructure!

Ideally you will have some or all of the following technical competencies:

  • A minimum of three years’ experience in a similar position
  • A Diploma in IT or equivalent certification (as a minimum)
  • Knowledge of and experience in virtualisation technologies such as VMware and Hyper-V, Windows Desktop & Windows Servers and Networking concepts
  • Active Directory, Group Policies, DNS, DHCP, and File & Database servers
  • Network printing, troubleshooting skills, IT hardware  and IT Infrastructure installation, support, and maintenance
  • You gain plus points if you also have: CP Certification in a Windows Server OS and experience in the installation, configuration, and administration of  Office 365, Azure, MS SQL Server, Hyper V, VMWare, Linux OS, MySQL, and Cisco routers

Our new team member will also natural fit into our company culture. They will:

  • Be a naturally driven person with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Customer focused and shows empathy as and when needed
  • Be as excited as we are with our infrastructure growth and transformation
  • Have a sense of humour and appreciate the constant flow of tickets
  • Enjoys problem solving and assisting end users in their daily IT troubles

(Ref: AWFS) Senior Web Developers

Date Posted:21.10.19

We are looking for experienced Full-stack .NET developers to join our team. The role involves working closely with our team leaders to define specification, architecture, and build creative and innovative software solutions.

On a daily basis, our team enjoys delving into complex algorithms, thinking analytically and outside the box, while delivering optimised code. For us to be a great match, you will share our same enthusiasm in your work, and be a great team player.

The practical skills and qualifications required are:

  • Holding a degree in ICT, or a related area
  • Have at least two years of experience working with C#, Javascript and web development in an agile team
  • Skills and experience in all or some of HTML, MVC, CSS, jQuery, Scrum, React, Entity Framework, .NET Core, MS SQL, and Angular 2+ will be considered an asset

If you have any questions contact our HR team at Ascent Software is an equal opportunities employer based in Luqa, Malta. Salary will be commensurate with skills and qualifications.