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Mobile Apps Manager


Vacancy details

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

2022-5616  

Position description

Job title

Mobile Apps Manager

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

The MENS’ BU (Project structuring, Operation and New Services) is one of the world leaders in the financial project structuring of PPP projects, as well as in the operation of infrastructures and services. In the road sector, Egis operates and maintains 44 roads and highways, including civil structures such as bridges, viaducts and tunnels. Through 28 operating companies, Egis employs more than 9,300 people in more than 20 countries, i.e. nearly 4,400 km.

 

In the airport sector, our BU operates, maintains and develops a network of 17 airports around the world, handling more than 30 million passengers and 330,000 tons of freight per year.

 

The MENS’ BU also offers a wide range of services for its customers such as electronic toll collection, interoperability and on-street parking management.

 

This role will be working for Connect Plus Services, a Joint Venture created to manage the Operations and Maintenance of the M25, one of our flagship projects and one of the business motorways in Europe!

 

With over 600 people working across CPS and the contract running to 2039, this is a great opportunity to build an important part of your career on a major highways project.


On the M25 and other international Egis projects, our teams have extensive opportunities to develop diverse ranges of expertise and experience whilst contributing to the successful delivery of key services.

This role can be based out of our Dartford, South Mimms or Leatherhead offices.

Job description

ROLE PURPOSE: 

 

Connect Plus Services (CPS) is a joint venture contract made up of Balfour Beatty, Atkins, and Egis. The contract maintains and operates the M25 and surrounding roads on behalf of the National Highways.

 

This involves managing, inspecting, maintaining, and renewing 250,000 assets in a challenging safety-focused environment while meeting predefined business, contract, and asset performance targets.

 

To support the above activities, CPS has invested in an integrated asset management IT system (AgileAssets) and mobile app platform (Unity).  These business-critical applications are continually being extended and enhanced in response to increasingly sophisticated business needs.  In particular, there is a significant push for the increased adoption and development of mobile apps to support a wide range of operational activities undertaken on the network.  Our apps are used extensively, and the connectivity to other business systems includes over 80 SQL-based interfaces.  The business also uses other apps such as Esri Collector and QField.


We are seeking a Mobile Apps Manager to join our IT team.  This is a very wide-ranging role and will be highly rewarding for an individual who wants to look after the mobile strategy for the business (working with senior managers) whilst also staying technically focused (taking on app development and enhance.

 

 Three are four pillars to the role:

  • Owning and setting the mobile strategy in harmony with the wider IT and business strategy
  • Exploring and improving adoption to help CPS gain maximum benefit from our mobile capabilities
  • Monitoring the day-to-day use of apps in the business and resolving support issues
  • Enhancing existing apps and developing / configuring new apps.  This includes the execution of the end-to-end software development lifecycle

 

Regarding the strategic side of the role, you will work with numerous stakeholders to formulate realistic strategic plans, and you will be confident in regularly presenting to senior management.  Strong written and oral skills are essential, along with competence in Microsoft Office applications.

 

Regarding the technical side of the role, supporting, enhancing, and developing Unity apps requires a mix of configuration and coding using SQL, along with exceptional skills in tracing data flows by interrogating log files and using SQL.  A computing aptitude test will be given as part of the recruitment process.

 

Profile

Day to day responsibilities include:

 

  • Responsible for the success of the mobile apps in CPS, with a key focus on the Unity platform
  • Set and maintain the strategy for mobile apps
  • Monitor and drive the adoption of mobile apps
  • Design, develop and test new mobile apps
  • Support and enhance existing mobile apps
  • Ensure data integrity is maintained between AgileAssets and Unity
  • Train users on mobile apps, and help them to adopt and use them effectively
  • Ensure system documentation is kept up to date as the system evolves
  • Support the delivery of Connect Plus Services Sustainability activities

 

Key knowledge and experience desired:

 

  • Experience working in a complex software environment, preferably a mix of apps and integration with other business systems
  • Application configuration experience is essential
  • Exceptional SQL skills is essential
  • A structured approach to testing your work is essential
  • Strong logic, numeracy, and analytical skills
  • Strong on data models, databases, data flows, and scripting
  • Highly organised and attention to detail, and uses initiative to maintain momentum
  • Excellent interpersonal and team working skills
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both written and verbal
  • Flexible, patient, determined, motivated and able to persevere in challenging situations
  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint

Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom

City

London

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

0-Without graduation

Minimum level of experience required

N/A