Position: Technical Solutions Delivery Engineer - Mayflower Smart CMS
Salary: Negotiable
Ref: 523815_1590156943
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 22/05/2020
Expiry Date: 19/06/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Portsmouth, Reading, Manchester and potential option for home working
Salary: circa £50,000 plus benefits, depending on skills and experience
Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible working available

About the Department

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

The Mayflower team is supported by SSE Enterprises corporate functions and provides technology, support and advice to its many customers across the UK, Ireland as well as further afield in Australia. As a market leader, Mayflower provides a 21st Century solution for the management of exterior lighting and associated illuminated equipment. Additionally, the business is developing and interfacing with Smart City platforms, IoT and analytics.

What is the Role?

Working for the Technical Solutions Manager, you'll oversee the work of more junior team members and support staff whilst yourself being responsible for Central Management System (CMS) software maintenance, preventive maintenance, version history, tracking security, compliance and product deployment. Your responsibilities will also include platform support and management oversight for application support and maintenance from SSE IT for our Asset management system, Mayflower Smart Control CMS. This system manages faults with Mayflowers lighting assets and allows full dynamic control and monitoring of each individual lighting asset to transmit data to the office enabling full and effective asset management.

What do I need?

You'll be able to demonstrate good programming experience in C#/C++ with MVC, entity framework, SQL/Microsoft SQL Server, IIS Configuration with a background in Microsoft web stack, APIs and SDLC. Some knowledge and experience with Cloud technologies, Infrastructure, SOAP, Containerization / Microservices, Android programming and Serial Comms would also be beneficial.

Experienced in IT application support/development in a similar role, you'll be skilled in systems analysis, design and programming, as well as, ideally, have a basic understanding of supply chain delivery and IT budgets.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

Our Benefits

Were committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

Well let you know the outcome of your job application after the closing date. To discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch : Jane Freeman,

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.