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SSE plc

Base Location: Havant, Hampshire or Reading, Berkshire or Perth, Scotland (other locations considered)

Salary: £36,836 to £48,648 (depending on experience) + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible working options available

What is the Role?

This role represents an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to move to a mid-level position in an inter-disciplinary team.

You will join an agile team working on greenfield projects to build innovative proof-of-concepts for the energy industry.

The team itself deals with a breadth of additional technologies including IoT, VR, AR, 3D visualisations, O365 Power Platform and Azure, providing further opportunity and exposure if you desire.

You will be responsible for requirements gathering and stakeholder engagement, developing proof-of-concepts and running technology demonstrations.

You should be able to communicate well with other team members and have good written language skills, as well as possess excellent time management skills and be a strong self-starter.

What do I need?

You should be comfortable with Javascript or Typescript and will need to have exposure to one or more modern web frameworks such as Vue.js, React or Angular. You will also need to have experience of developing middleware using one or more technologies such as Express JS, .NET Core / C# or Node.Js and experience of developing systems with Security and Authentication. Knowledge of SignalR and Sockets would be advantageous but not essential.

In addition, experience of one of more of the following would be advantageous but not essential:

experience with cloud service providers such as Azure or AWS
microservices and serverless architecture
Docker and Kubernetes
CI/CD and DevOps tooling
familiarity with creating progressive web apps (PWAs) or leveraging mobile frameworks such as React Native
the ability to create basic prototype wireframes to help inform the UI/UX
In terms of soft skills, we're looking for someone who has:

Flexibility and adaptability in learning new technologies and be passionate about future technology and problem solving. It’s an extremely exciting role and the rewards can be game changing.
Self-motivated with excellent personal effectiveness, you’ll be able to manage your own workload.
You’ll also have a systematic, disciplined and analytical approach to problem solving. The ability to deliver quality work to strict deadlines in a pressurised environment is vital for this role as is strong communication skills across all organisational levels and delivery methods.

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