Application Developers with GI

Bristol (City Centre)
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Application Developers with GI

The SCISYS Group is a leading developer of IT services. We develop robust, real-world application solutions and provide supporting services that create real business benefit.

SCISYS has delivered solutions and services in a range of markets including government, defence, marine, environment and utilities.

Working for SCISYS is always both challenging and rewarding. Our staff are enthusiastic, self-starters who thrive in a dynamic environment. At all stages of your career you will be responsible for the quality of your work. You should be able to work to deadlines, have good inter-personal skills and be flexible as regards moving from project to project; working on multiple projects simultaneously, and in assimilating new technologies.

SCISYS have vacancies for experienced Application Developers with GI experience to contribute to a number of exciting projects. We are looking for enthusiastic developers who can work effectively in teams to deliver high quality software solutions. Successful candidates will be able to work to deadlines; have good communication skills; be flexible in moving between projects and in assimilating new technologies. Initially it is anticipated you will be working in central London, but the role requires flexibility to on customer sites throughout the UK and from SCISYS offices (Reading, Chippenham & Bristol) You must be willing to undergo security clearances.

Essential skills
• Degree or equivalent in computer science, engineering or a scientific discipline
• Application Developer with GI experience GIS (GeoServer, PostgreSQL, PostGIS, OL3)
• Web application development (JavaScript, Django, PHP, JQuery, HTML5)
• An understanding of software best practice
• Experience of working in an Agile (Scrum) team environment
• Strong communication skills

Desirable skills - any knowledge or experience of the following:
• Development of Rich Internet Applications e.g. JSF, HTML5
• Development within cloud infrastructure (AWS)
• Drupal
• NodeJS
• ESA Snap toolbox.
• Test Driven Development
• Continuous Integration & Deployment
• Core Web Development (XHTML, CSS, User Interface Design)

Any other information:
• Willing to work on customer site
• Must be eligible to work in the UK
• Must either have SC clearance or be able to obtain it

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