Software Support Engineer

18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Support Engineer

About the role

As a part of our Technical Support team at Sigma Seven you have the chance to make a real impact on the growth of the business, working on our industry-leading mobile mapping product "GeoField" - for tablets, smartphones and portable computers.

This role involves working on a variety of projects, making sure that our delivered solutions are performing for our customers as expected - using the latest development tools, targeting leading-edge mobile technologies. The nature of our work requires excellent communication skills and an enthusiastic approach to problem solving and team work.

About Capita | Sigma Seven

Capita Sigma Seven is part of Capita plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions.

Based on our GeoField product platform, we specialise in the delivery of map-based fieldworker solutions, targeted primarily but not exclusively at the utility sector.

The GeoField product portfolio is wholly owned, controlled and developed by Sigma Seven, and forms the basis for the delivery of innovative, integrated spatially enabled field worker solutions that link data, process and function across the broader enterprise.

Sigma Seven's customer base in the UK currently supports roughly half of the UK's utility customer connections.

Your experience will include:

  • 1+ years of commercial experience in technical software support or software development;
  • Demonstrable experience in .NET 4.0, C#;
  • Experience in using remote desktop technologies to diagnose reported issues.

In addition, the following would be an advantage:

  • Experience of working in a technical support environment, including liaison with customers;
  • Experience of GIS and spatial databases;
  • A degree in software engineering, computer science or a related subject;
  • WPF;
  • LINQ.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

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