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  • Apr 03rd, 2019

    EXPIRED - Software Developer

    Software Developer – Temporary Contract

    Please note that there is potential for this role to become a permanent role.

    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 

    -  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 role will be based in our Bristol office, however, depending on project requirements, the successful applicant may work in our UAE (Abu Dhabi) offices.

    Mandatory, minimum 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, preferred 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.

    How to apply:

    Please submit your CV and covering letter, complete with current salary expectation to our HR Coordinator, Anneke Morley, am@tcarta.com. Please note that we cannot accept any applications without a covering letter.

    We will endevour to be in touch with all applicants within a month from the closing date. For some roles, in the past, we have had a large number of applications and we can not always respond personally.