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Jacobs Technical Project Assistant (Transportation) in London, United Kingdom

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

Are you passionate about software and emerging technologies? Are you looking to join an organisation that will support you to grow and develop in the field of digital delivery within transportation? This is a fantastic opportunity for a tech-savvy individual seeking to carve a career within infrastructure engineering design, systems, and technology.

Challenging today

We are looking for an organised and customer focused Technical Project Assistant to support our teams in the effective use of software packages and project workflows. You’ll be an integral part of the team, providing the day to day front line support for all technology issues and to assist the teams to adhere to industry standards regarding technology and workflows. You’ll be adept at explaining technical information and translate this into training which you will develop and deliver to the team. Strong attention to detail is key, as you’ll ensure compliance and security of all digital project information, escalating where necessary. You’ll assist the team to manage client requirements, as well as the implementation of processes and standards.

Reinventing Tomorrow

With a keen interest in keeping up to date with developments in software and emerging technologies, you’ll report back to your team, making recommendations and sharing findings. You’ll work closely with the Technical Development Team, playing a part in the drive for innovation and automation, seeking opportunities from current practices.


Here’s What You’ll Need:

Don’t worry if you’ve never done a job like this before. If you can demonstrate your passion and enthusiasm for software and technology, communicate confidently and bring an eagerness to learn, develop and grow then we want to hear from you.

Highly advantageous would be knowledge of ISO 19650, construction management software and civil engineering design software – but none of this is essential for the right candidate and training in these areas will be provided. A secondary education with qualifications including English and STEM subjects is required.

Grow your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, flourish, and succeed.    

Why Jacobs?

We clear the way for inventive thinking so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.

Our Culture:

We’re invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.

We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.

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As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role.

Jacobs. A world where you can.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.