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Technical Consultant (Software Engineeering, R&D)

  • Location:

    Horsham, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Business Analysis & Project Management

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Wilkin Chan

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Technical Consultant - Software & Systems Engineering (Geo-spatial Data)

We have an exciting new opportunity to join a fast growing software and services company on an upward growth trajectory. With over 20 years' experience in the field of location and data software the company has become a market leader and innovator in the private and public sectors. With a core team of awesome people they are looking to grow and build on recent success, embracing a culture of fun, innovation and excellence.

The Role

  • Deliver technical consultancy services to clients including reports, reviews, analysis and research
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of relevant technologies, standards, specifications and industry trends especially in spatial data infrastructures, data science, Web Services and specialist GIS technologies.
  • Undertake the analysis of technical documentation including research papers and or standards and producing summary reports, comment, conclusions and proposed actions for customers.
  • Provide advice and expertise to customers with respect to some or all of spatial data infrastructures, data science, Web Services and specialist GIS technologies.

Essential Skills:

  • Education to, as a minimum, degree level in a Computer Science, Maths or similar
  • 2+ years' experience in Software or Systems Engineering
  • Experience with client relationships.
  • Preferably holds a UK Security Clearance

Desirable Skills:

  • Specific knowledge of geospatial techniques and architectures.
  • Software Engineering Background
  • Solutions Engineering / Systems Architecture and development

You will also have:

  • Excellent communication skills both in spoken and written English
  • Know how to talk to both technical and non-technical people
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team both onsite and at customer sites

Security Clearance Requirements

Many of the public sector customers require UK Security Clearance as a mandated requirement. You'll need to provide proof of identity, employment history and right to work in the UK, along with proof of UK residency, for at least five years.

The benefits:

  • Competitive Pay - up to £55k dependent on skills and experience
  • Training & development to support your career
  • A great benefits package including medical & life insurance, attractive company pension
  • 25 days holidays, company bonus scheme, & subsidised gym membership
  • Casual work environment with flexible hours including the ability to work from home.
  • Employee recognition awards

This opportunity is being managed by Spectrum IT Recruitment, please contact Wilkin Chan for further information.

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