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Software Developer


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General information

Organisation

Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.

  

Reference

2022-7280  

Position description

Job title

Software Developer

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.

In the UK, we are delivering some of the most iconic projects which help connect people, protect our environment and meet emission reduction targets. We work in the transport and energy sectors, providing consultancy, engineering and operations services for clients such as major airports, governments, regulators, cities and rail and road operators.

Connect Plus Services (CPS) operates and maintains the M25 motorway network, including all adjoining trunk and slip roads on behalf of Connect Plus.  The M25 is one of the busiest sections of road in the UK. It is also undoubtedly one of the most significant.  We carry out routine maintenance, winter maintenance, as well as managing the whole-life requirement of over 250,000 assets. We also manage the operation of the network and identify ways of reducing delays and improving journey time reliability.

 

Job description

To deliver our work successfully, our 600+ staff use a range of desktop and mobile IT applications, including AgileAssets, Unity, KOREC, Inform, Esri and Power BI, with underlying data held in Microsoft SQL and Oracle databases.  These systems are used for incident response, inventory management, inspections, maintenance activities, in-depth data analysis and intervention planning.


We are seeking a Software Developer to join our team.  The successful candidate will have experience of developing and configuring software applications (browser and app-based), preferably in the asset management or highways industry.  They will also be experienced in working with large datasets in relational databases and Excel.


The work will be varied and wide-ranging, with the primary focus to be around the development of AgileAssets, Unity and KOREC, and the testing of these.  In addition, the successful candidate can expect to be involved in working on other systems including GIS, Power BI, data warehousing and digital twins.  They will also be involved in other aspects of the software development lifecycle including requirements, design, testing, user training and support.


This is a great opportunity for a Software Developer with 1-3 years’ experience to get involved in a wide range of established and new projects.  Computing aptitude and logical thinking is essential – as such, a computing aptitude test will be given.


This role can be based out of our Leatherhead, Dartford or South Mimms offices for two days a week, with three days being based at home.


Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, test software solutions for (browser and app-based)
  • Automate manual processes through software solutions
  • Undertake software development using the following technologies:  AgileAssets, Unity, KOREC, VBA for Excel, Groovy script JavaScript, Oracle SQL, and potentially Power BI and data warehousing
  • Responsible for technical innovation and system improvements
  • Work with stakeholders, product managers and users to analyse data available in the business and determine its quality
  • Develop algorithms to support data cleansing, and automate data cleansing where possible
  • Collaborate closely with project team members and users
  • Live the Connect Plus Services Values
  • Ensure a relentless focus on Zero Harm
  • Support the delivery of Connect Plus Services Sustainability activities


Profile

Skills, Experience and Knowledge:

  • Proven computing aptitude (aptitude test to be given)
  • Experience in software development, including AgileAssets, fieldGO, KOREC, VBA, Groovy script, JavaScript, SQL
  • An understanding of spatial data and linear referencing systems / models
  • Strong ability in tracing data flows through client-server systems and diagnosing issues
  • Excellent interpersonal and team working skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Highly organised and with attention to detail
  • Strong numeracy and analytical skills
  • Flexible, motivated and able to persevere in challenging situations
  • MS Office (Word, Excel)

 

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion 

We at EGIS are an Equal Opportunities employer and we recognise the value of a Diverse Organisation. EGIS appreciates all job applications. If you decide to apply for an opportunity at EGIS, your application will be assessed based purely on your experience, the essential and desirable criteria, and your suitability for the role. We value each and everyone’s contribution as this builds our culture and means, if you work for EGIS, you will be included, listened to, and respected.

 

 

 

Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom

City

  London

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

0-Without graduation

Minimum level of experience required

2-5 years