Senior Consultant


Reading, South East, United Kingdom

An exciting new job opportunity for a Senior Consultant to join a leading software consultant business.
Up to \u00A380,000
Reading, Berkshire UK
Your new company
We are a leading Agile and DevOps consultancy dedicated to improving business performance through digital transformation and software automation. Specialising in Atlassian and AWS, we deliver industry recognised automation solutions, software development and technical support to a wide range of customers from start-ups to global organisations. Right now, we are recruiting for a Senior Consultant to join the business and lead a team of consultants and ensure quality for ongoing development projects.
Your new role
As an expert in creation, testing, deployment and operation of software, you will optimise the work of the team whilst delivering technical and consulting excellence. You will head your own team of highly skilled consultants, participating in the full project life cycle, taking ideas from concept through full deployment. You will liaise with customers to kick off projects, applying project management methodology effectively in a wide variety of situations, adapting your methodology to new situations. You will be a key player in our pre-sale's operation, reviewing, overseeing and assisting in the creation of detailed sales proposals. You will also be a leader within the business, mentoring and managing your team's performance on a day-to-day basis, promoting their on-going development.
What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will have at least 3 years in IT consultancy and have experience with a range of programming languages and operating systems including Java, Python, SQL, Windows and Linux, or similar. You will have a knowledge of DevOps and cloud technologies, ideally AWS. You will have experience with Atlassian products and services, including Jira and Confluence, preferably with accreditations.
It is desirable but not essential to have experience with leading or mentoring teams, hold a relevant degree with a STEM subject, experience working with a sales team or working and\/or working on presales proposals.
What you'll get in return
We offer a challenging project environment along with on-going training and professional development, tailored to your ambitions, as well as creating a team that learn from one another.
Some of our benefits include 33 days holiday, a generous pension scheme, flexible working hours, private healthcare, dental insurance, onsite gym and showers, yoga lessons, a subscription to Perkbox and regular company wide and team wide social events, including Hackathons and competitions.
What you need to do now
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