Senior Software Developer - Leisure Travel Industry

Skypath Limited
£75k - 90k per year
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client are leaders in providing next generation Reservation platform to the Travel trade, and due to expansion they are looking for a client-facing software Consultant, Architect to work with a high profile B2C Travel client.

Key responsibilities:

- Provide technical expertise to external clients globally, focusing on 1-2 key strategic accounts.
- Build trusted technical relationships with customers, working hand in hand with developers to implement best practices.
- Provide consultancy through all stages of the customer development cycle and includes development of local solutions to achieve business goals.
- Pre-sales consultancy for application development.
- Post-sales tactical development, implementation and testing support for customers.
- Documentation of solution gaps and product requirements for Product Management and development teams.
- Plan and execute regular engagement with existing key customers to maintain and enhance relationships.
- Provide technical recommendations to customer-owned applications and workflows for maximum efficiency and best in class performance, including but not limited to 3rd party solution integration, local scripting or one-off customized solutions.
- Comply with coding standards.
- Build technical account plans, highlighting opportunities for improvements and agreed actions and next steps to realize full potential.

The ideal background:

- A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent technical subject.
- Experience in a software development environment
- Demonstrable track record of defining, developing and deploying customer facing solutions.
- Experience with coding and API integration.
- A common understanding of front-end (B2C) technologies and platforms such as
- JavaScript, .NET, etc.
- Experience of working with travel technology is preferred (Online Travel, Tour Operator,
- Business Travel Agency).
- Excellent analytical skills that include end to end process and systems analysis.
- Able to travel internationally.
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