Business Solutions Developer


  • Contact: SSE Plc

Base Location: Perth

Salary: £28,506 - £37,650 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits

Working Pattern: Full time 18 month fixed term contract with Flexible working patterns available

About the Department

Thermal complements our renewables business to support the transition to a low-carbon economy by 2030. We embrace an innovative and inclusive culture and operate a flexible generation and gas storage fleet that can respond quickly to market changes.

What is the Role

SSE's Gas Storage Business operates two of the largest onshore gas storage facilities within the UK. An opportunity has arisen for a highly-motivated individual to join the Commercial Team in Perth with a view to strengthening the existing structure.

Reporting directly to the Head of Commercial you will be accountable for the delivery of ad-hoc IT solutions, supporting to the existing user-built landscape and managing the projects that take these developments into the fully supported arena. Operating in an agile environment, you'll ensure that the current developments are robust and accurate.

You'll be a key member of the Commercial and wider Gas Storage Team, who will be expected to offer ideas and solutions to further improve and develop the business in a safe, reliable and efficient Manner.

What do I need?

We are looking for someone who is highly experienced in VB/Python or similar software, has a solution focused mindset and who can conceptualise and deliver the requirement. Due to the nature of the business, rigour, accuracy and focused delivery are essential.

The role is ideal for anyone with strong team ethics, outstanding interpersonal skills and demonstrable problem-solving skills. There is no prerequisite for qualifications, but you should have the desire to deliver and learn.

Our Benefits

Were committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please contact sse.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you are internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if its not safe, we don't do it.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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