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Jacobs Senior Solution Developer (Data) in Manchester, 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:

The Data Science team, within the broader Digital Solutions business, is comprised of a broad range of individuals from varying backgrounds, who together work on diverse projects including data engineering, data science, , detailed analytical and statistical modelling, front end application development and innovation in areas from machine vision to big data processing using cloud services and beyond.

We currently have a unique and exciting opportunity to join the Data Science team as a Senior Solution Developer.

We are looking for a number of like-minded, passionate and enthusiastic individuals to help achieve our ambitious business plans and who want to grow their careers with Jacobs in a fast paced and rewarding sector.

Role Description

The role will report to the global technology lead for data analytics and require working both individually and as part of a team; supporting the Digital Solutions business and the wider Jacobs business.What differentiates Jacobs Digital from competitors is our strong discipline knowledge across the business in a number sectors including engineering.

However, a Senior Solution Developer in the Data Science team does not need to be an engineer, but will work alongside our engineers to deliver domain specific solutions. Instead you will need to be able grasp the fundamental capabilities of the Digital Solutions business (application development, data science, big data, cloud services etc.) and have a passion for problem solving in this space. You can identify the problem to be solved and formulate a solution with a desire to deliver commercial success.

In addition to working on Digital Solutions owned projects, the role will involve working on projects in other areas of the business; especially those where we are launching or developing solutions or analytics. You will use your broad skillset to deliver value to the business through development of effective solutions. If a solution requires a skill that is not in your repertoire then you’ll be hungry to rapidly upskill and deliver.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

The successful candidate will need an up-to-date technical skill base and a willingness to regularly review and develop their skills to ensure the team is best positioned to respond to market changes and developments. This technical skill base development will also be supported by the team.

As a Senior Solution Developer, you’re a versatile and approachable member of the team who is one of the go-to people for queries from across the business. You’re comfortable with the broad range of techniques and technologies required to successfully deliver solutions with data at their core.

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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Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

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.