• Aug 02nd, 2019

    EXPIRED Software Developer

    Software Developer – Temporary Contract (12 months)

    About us

    TCarta is a leading global provider of innovative geospatial products and earth observation analysis services. We focus on providing customer focused solutions to solve challenging problems. Leveraging a history of providing bathymetric and seafloor mapping data for marine applications, TCarta now offers onshore and offshore geospatial solutions to meet the needs of all end user groups.

    TCarta is offering the opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join their rapidly growing technical team, with the scope to work across the marine, land, and air sections of the company.

    About the role

    The role will provide technical support to the Software Development Team, with key responsibilities including:

    Assisting with the development of TCarta’s web portal and web service functionality to support data delivery via a range of mediums and methods across a range of existing and new projects, products and potential service lines.

    Development of advanced website functionality to support modelled data provision

    Supporting the development of new product and service roadmaps, ensuring that business strategy, goals and objectives are met.

    Support of development of hardware-interfacing apps, API’s and data feeds across a range of platforms

    The successful applicant will be based in our Bristol office, and meet the mandatory requirements listed below.

    Mandatory Experience:

    • Strong fluency in Javascript

    • Proficient in server-side and client-side design strategies.

    • Familiarity with, or willingness to learn, any of the following: Node.js, Express, React, Redux,

    • Proficiency with git and familiarity with at least one of the following: GitLab, GitHub

    • Familiarity with sending/handling http requests via AJAX, Axios, or similar libraries.

    • Familiarity with CSS and basic web design principles.

    Advantageous Experience:

    • Proficiency in at least one web mapping library, such as OpenLayers, Leaflet, or similar.

    • Proficiency in a basic React-Redux front-end stack and/or Node.js.

    • Familiarity with REST architecture.

    • Proficiency with PostGIS extension to Postgresql

    • Familiarity with good software design practices, which may include Agile, etc.

    • Experience in the mapping, GIS and remote sensing sector, specifically satellite imagery

    • Proficiency with react-native and building/deploying native apps to iOS and/or Android.

    Key skills:

    • Ability and willingness to learn new technologies as required

    • Evidence of successful project delivery

    • Professional attitude and team work approach essential

    • Ability to work collaboratively within an open, discursive team environment is essential.

    • Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey highly technical content to a non-technical audience

    • Problem solving mindset.

    • Effective in following direction.

    Salary range:

    £35,000 to £40,000

    How to apply:

    Please submit your CV and covering letter to am@tcarta.com, complete with current salary expectation by 15th August 2019. Please note that we cannot accept any applications without a covering letter.

    Role Type:

    12 month contract with potential for a full-time role.

    Job Type: Full-time