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Software Developer / Conceptual Engineer (Structures)

Software Developer / Conceptual Engineer (Structures)

Are you bored of main stream Structural Engineering? Do you want to think outside the box and challenge yourself to the limits?

Please read on if so……….


I am looking for an individual to join a research team to support structural projects in the development of technical resources for the office including automating and simplifying design processes, storage and manipulation of project data and development of design tools.

Super+ projects are internal projects undertaken within the business which are defined as ‘Research, testing & development of complex or innovative structural concepts, helping to maintain our position as industry leaders”. Recent example projects include research into composite engineered timber, an embodied carbon counter tool, dynamic analysis and response measurement of constructed frames, and Tech+Data designing and building in-house software solutions to respond to opportunities to improve and optimise processes in the office.  

Other projects are internal projects involving “Research & development of more common structural concepts, helping to expand our knowledge & service”. These currently include a timber and sustainability focus group and drawing/analytical model integration.



-Reporting to the technical director as part of the technical team and providing support with ongoing technical management and development for the office



-Developing software in Python, JavaScript and browser-based frameworks (primarily Django)

-Liaising with engineers and managers on the required functionality and features for the applications being developed

-Playing an active part in our team: helping to build an inclusive environment, sharing your knowledge and promoting best practices with colleagues within in the team

-Maintaining the integrity and quality of the application code base through code reviews, use of coding standards, version control, issue tracking, documentation, and testing (Manual and Automated)


Essential skills and knowledge:

-Beng/Meng Civil/Structural Engineering

-Solid development experience with demonstrable proficiency in Python and JavaScript

-Ability to design and compose testable code using good design patterns

-Experience with DevOps principles and techniques, source code control, CI/CD tools and automation

-Capable of solving complex technical and software development problems and conveying this information to others

-Strong team working skills.

-An ability to build trusted relationships with different people and groups



-Ability to create and prototype simple UI designs. Experience working with UX and UI designers C++

-Experience working with AEC drawing softwares such as Rhinoceros3D and Autodesk Revit

-Experience with Cloud services (e.g. AWS, Azure or Google)

-Database development experience using SQL (e.g. SQL Server, MySQL, Postgres)

-Front-end architecture/development with HTML5, object oriented CSS e.g. Less, Sass


Please apply to [email protected]

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Job Overview
Civil and Structural Engineering
Offered Salary
£40000 - £45000 Per Annum leave, pension, bonus etc...
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