|Contract||Permanent Position||Salary||£34,830 - £40,352|
|Sector(s)||Information Technology (IT), Public Sector|
£34,830 - £40,352 plus Recruitment and Retention Allowance of £3750pa
The Met Office is looking to hire talented IT engineers to lead system and application development teams in the South West.
Through the role you will guide a team of multi-skilled engineers through software projects providing guidance, direction and mentoring.
Projects can vary from key underpinning technology capabilities for forecasting and climate science through to regulated industry weather data platforms and digital weather services.
You will be working in an environment where science, technology and business collaborate and innovate to produce solutions for a wide set of customers in a variety of sectors (e.g. government, defence, regulated and commercial industry) while engaging with partners and organisations such as Amazon and NASA.
This job currently requires the successful applicant to be located in Exeter for a good proportion of the week to attend key meetings and support team development. Homeworking, compressed hours, full-time and part-time hours will be considered. Please indicate in your application any flexible working preferences.
Met Office employees benefit from:
To apply, please click on the link below and attach the most recent version of your CV, along with a cover letter which briefly (no more than two-pages) states your experience against each essential and desirable criteria.
Key Dates: Closing date
Please note, when joining the Met Office all new employees will start on the salary band minimum.
This recruitment post is not offering UK Visa and Sponsorship and therefore requires all applicants to be eligible to work within the UK / EU without restriction. If you are a non–EU candidate you will be required to provide and attach all relevant eligibility documentation to your application at the time of applying.
This post requires you to gain full security clearance due to the nature of the role. Therefore, in order obtain full clearance you will need to have lived at the same address in the UK for 2 years out of the last 5 years, or lived in the UK for 3 out of the last 5 years if you have lived at various addresses. Please note we are not currently accepting agency applications.
This role will nominally be based in Exeter but we will consider applicants wishing to work elsewhere within the UK.
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