Graduate Simulation Software Developer/ Modelling Consultant

  • Full-time
  • Flexible

About the job

Are looking for a role where you can bring real solutions and real benefits to clients across a range of industries?


Do you want a role where you can use your mathematics and computer skills?


Do you enjoy problem solving and want a role which is never dull but always challenging and rewarding?


Then we want to hear from you!


We are looking for Developers/ Consultants to join our expanding Saker Simulations team which can be based at any of our locations (Sheffield, Glasgow, Warrington, Alcester, Aberdeen) with hybrid working.


We will provide all the necessary training and support needed for you to succeed in a career with us and you will provide the ambition and enthusiasm. Together our aim is to be the best, but to enjoy life along the way.


We pride ourselves on the relationship we have with our clients and employees. Our team is motivated to provide exceptional levels of care to our clients. We work very closely with our clients to ensure that we have a thorough understanding of their business issues which then allow us to provide leading edge solutions to ensure their business success.

Who are ITI and Saker?

ITI is a technology partner to UK national infrastructure. We advance safe, secure and sustainable operations through the innovative use of technology. At the heart of ITI is a complete commitment to innovation and transformation. Our people are practical, insightful and dynamic with a personal approach. We act responsibly, focusing on safety and security, working with integrity at all times to deliver excellence through collaboration, experience and know-how.


Experts in simulation services, Saker Solutions help their customers to test and confirm that major investment in projects, facilities and operational changes can be delivered successfully. Formed in 2003 by a group of experts in the simulation sector, Saker have been at the forefront of simulation technology ever since: providing consultation; building and running simulation models; and offering ongoing training and support services for a variety of simulation products including Flexsim and Simul8. In late 2020, Saker Solutions joined forces with one of the largest systems integrators in the UK, ITI Operations Limited.

SUMMARY OF ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

After the initial training period the role will involve;

  • Working alone and as part of a team, liaising with Clients in a very customer focused organisation.
  • Development of Software applications using Sakers Framework methodology.
  • Responsibility for the management of projects.
  • Interpreting business requirements and ensuring developed applications fulfil the requirements.
  • Working with other team members to ensure the development meet quality objectives.
  • Identifying and exploring innovative solutions in new application areas.

SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS

We are looking for someone with:

  • At least a 2:1 degree in a highly numerate degree (or expect to receive)
  • An MSc is preferable but not essential – ideally in Maths, Operational Research, Statistics or Computer Science
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • The ability to communicate complex information 


In line with our company values we are looking for someone who,

  • has a responsive, 'can do' attitude. Someone who is flexible, co-operative and has an enthusiastic attitude to work (Commitment)
  • can work collaboratively and inclusively and isn’t afraid to admit their mistakes (Collaboration)
  • will challenge the norm to make a difference. Someone who is proactive with a continuous improvement desire & is an enthusiastic learner (Innovation)
  • always acts responsibly and with integrity (Integrity)
  • always strives to continuously exceed customer expectations (Excellence)
  • demands the highest levels of safety and security for all (Safety & Security)

Flexible working

At ITI our people are our best asset, and we believe flexible working arrangements are essential to improving employee engagement, keeping our team healthy and building an inclusive culture. Therefore, to help our colleagues balance their work life with their other priorities we offer a hybrid working model and flexible working hours. 


Candidates should note that for this role employment will be conditional upon achieving National Security Vetting clearance.