Schneider Electric Software
Schneider Electric is an innovative and trusted provider of software and
services that improve productivity and profitability for production,
manufacturing and infrastructure industries. Our software solutions allow
customers to deliver sustainable performance with flexibility and agility to
address evolving market requirements.
First and foremost is our open
approach. It’s about providing an environment that encourages personal growth
and recognizes and rewards success. Schneider Electric offers a clearly
different employment experience than other global organizations. We don’t place
limits on what people can achieve.
We do this by:
an exciting and challenging environment in a respected, highly successful
and growing company where success is built by the people who work here
performance-oriented: developing, recognizing and rewarding a ‘can-do’
approach, great performance and personal achievement
colleagues to challenge each other and continuously seek opportunities to
do things better
people who solve problems and thrive on challenges
new opportunities for personal growth by supporting the training and
development of our people
collaboratively with others to achieve shared success
open and transparent as an organization
people to make a positive contribution and express their point of view
an environment in which people can shape their own career paths
courageous people who want to make big things happen – and providing them
the environment to do it
- Manage a number of software
deployment and projects
- Gather client requirements
and feedback, working with consultants and product managers to develop a
project plan and ensure a viable implementation
- Develop a trusted
relationship with the customer through delivering their requirements
- Oversee project team
interactions coordinating project elements and communicating project
progress, both internally and to customers
- Plan transition of
responsibility to support team once project delivery is complete
- Work with senior technical
staff to improve and mature deployment project management processes
Spiral Software has a strong development focus,
with over two thirds of our staff in software development roles. We provide
industry-leading technology for the process industries, focusing in particular
on the oil and petrochemicals sector.
We are committed to maintaining and building our
technology lead making significant investments into research and development
each year. Our tools are the established industry leader in crude oil selection
and refinery modelling, allowing our clients to make optimal use of available
feedstock while maximising safety and minimising environmental impact.
They play a business-critical role for over 100
companies, including all the oil majors. Our new supply chain toolset, launched
in 2010, expands the scope of our tools into a much broader market. A strong
development roadmap will add further modules for scheduling and logistics
management as well as addressing other process industries, such as food &
beverage, chemicals, mining and pharmaceuticals.
Our tools run complex and
computationally-demanding mathematical models to predict the behaviour of
industry processes. The emphasis is on developing robust, highly optimised and
scalable solutions. The Spiral toolset offers complete flexibility across desktop,
web, mobile and programmatic interfaces, each of which interacts with a common
business logic layer.
As a Software Developer, you will work
as part of an Agile development team on our Windows desktop
applications, focusing on:
Design and development of C# business logic
Data access layer design and implementation
Multi-threaded, multi-user server components
Distributed high-performance computing
Significant commercial software development experience
Extensive knowledge of C# or another object-oriented language
Strong mathematical, engineering or scientific background
Strong problem-solving skills
Good communication skills
Strong understanding of algorithms and data structures
Extensive knowledge of the .NET framework
Experience of development as part of a team
Experience of unit testing and continuous integration
Experience of writing high-performance multi-threaded code
Experience of using code profiling tools
Salary and Benefits
This role enjoys a salary of up to £55,000
pa depending on background and past experience.
Our benefits package includes a discretionary
annual bonus scheme, 28 days annual leave, a competitive contributory pension
scheme, BUPA health and life insurance cover and high-speed broadband at home.
We go to great lengths to maintain a friendly and comfortable work
environment, including a fully-stocked, complimentary kitchen and drinks room,
and a pool table. Combined with a continuous stream of interesting and
challenging work, these have enabled us to sustain a happy workplace and very
low staff turnover.
Diversity is our heritage and our future. Be a part of it.
At Schneider Electric, Diversity & Inclusion is at the heart of our
organisation, it's an integral part of our history, culture and identity. We
recognise that embracing diversity unlocks innovation and creativity and
fosters collaboration. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of our
communities and the customers we serve. As a result, our teams are stronger to
drive the company's future.
We are always open to a conversation around flexible working.
Please apply online.
The Schneider Electric
industrial software business and AVEVA have merged to trade as AVEVA Group plc,
a UK listed company. The Schneider Electric and Life is On trademarks are owned
by Schneider Electric and are being licensed to AVEVA by Schneider Electric.