Software Consultant wanted to work on business technology solutions - based in Bath

Want a career in which you can apply your skills and develop cutting-edge software and solve real-world problems?

This internationally recognised firm is looking for software consultants to work on their cutting-edge information management solutions and application development services for clients across the globe

Company: Leading Risk Management Firm

Location: Bath

Role: Software Consultant

Salary: Negotiable depending upon expectations and experience

Start Date: ASAP (flexible)

Deadline: Ongoing

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What is the role?

As a software consultant, you will be working within the software development team, helping the company’s clients optimise their resources and workflow efficiency, minimise risk and manage their process safety information through bespoke software and technology solutions.

Please get in touch if you have experience

Day to day, you can expect responsibilities to include:

  • Working closely with developers, chemical engineers and cross-functional teams throughout the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Writing and maintaining the software suite that the company licenses out across the globe
  • Executing test iterations, tracking and reporting results, troubleshooting and coordinating defect resolution
  • Designing and developing test plans and test scripts based on the business requirements
  • Executing test cases to diagnose bugs
  • Assisting and advising on best practices for testing as well as make recommendations to improve efficiency and performance

Why should you apply?

  • With a negotiable salary, your remuneration package will be determined based on your expectations and experience
  • The company cares about employee development and progression within the company
  • You will be able to pursue projects that interest you most
  • As the US office typically wakes up at around 2pm UK time, you will be working on your own projects for half the day, then liaising with the US team in the afternoon
  • The company promotes a healthy work/life balance
  • There is the opportunity to travel
  • The culture is very relaxed, with no dress code and a very social atmosphere
  • You will join their small UK team in the beautiful city of Bath

Who is the company?

With their HQ just outside Boston in the USA, this company is an internationally recognised end-to-end IT service provider and risk management firm in the process safety industry.

In short, the company have a mission to help their clients manage and reduce risk and improve the safety of their work environments, by offering their exceptional expertise in software consulting, professional services, process safety and pressure relief design consulting.

With around 100 staff in the company worldwide, they are looking to grow their UK and European operations, but they also have a presence in the Middle East working with petrochemical, oil and gas entities.

The CEO has a very long-term view of sustainability, a value that is at the heart of the business, and are known for their innovative approach to solving problems.

Who is best suited to this role?

The company are looking for candidates with the following:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar
  • Experience in application development or process software engineering (specifically using .Net or C#)
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to be careful and thorough with detail
  • Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative environment
  • Ability to analyse information and use logic to address work related issues and problems
  • Good communication skills