Royston Diesel Power

  • Unit 3 Walker Riverside Wincomblee Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 3PF

Royston, diesel power specialists, provide high quality, value added services and innovative support products to our global marine, offshore and industry customer base... fleetwide...worldwide.

Our focus is on diesel power sales, repair and maintenance and we are a dynamic independent company with a highly skilled and experienced team of over 50 engineers with expertise across multiple disciplines that can be mobilised wherever the engine..whatever the problem.

With bases in the UK and Perth (Western Australia) Royston have been carrying out engine repair and refurbishments to OEM standards, since the company was founded more than 35 years ago.

Wholly owned by the Directors, the company maintains a commitment to Quality and Integrity in all areas of its' business and continually invests in people and process to ensure the highest levels of customer satisfaction.

£35,000 - £40,000 yearly
Royston Diesel Power Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Mar 17, 2020
Full time
A senior developer responsible for the development of existing and future products in the web environment, with a particular focus on developing and improving our existing web portals and dashboards.  Responsibilities Full life cycle software development in line with current projects Maintain source control according to company standards Review and understand all current systems, internal and outsources Producing detailed specifications and writing high quality code by utilising the latest engineering best practices and tools Develop user interfaces with consideration for the interaction between users and process Testing and code review in controlled, real situations before going live, in accordance with QA standards Preparation of training manuals for customers and internal staff Maintaining systems once they are up and running Provide technical support to both customers and employees for issues escalated from the technical helpdesk Improve and develop test, installation and commissioning proceduresIntegration of new features into existing systems Create and maintain software development standards Perform other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment Critical Success Factors Success in this role will be judged by the following key performance indicators: Develop new software requirements to existing products Follow company procedures for project and technical support Customer satisfaction On time delivery Ability to investigate problems and provide solutions Personal Characteristic Strong customer focus Flexible to travel Interpersonal and influencing skills Team player Personal motivation and drive Planning, organisational and project management skills Ability to work to tight deadlines Results orientated with a positive outlook Clear focus on high quality Enthusiastic Creative Job Holder Attributes Essential experience / skills and knowledge: Experience of web development and web design, including expertise in Javascript and solid knowledge of HTML/CSS  Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously Test driven development & code review  Ability to communicate at all levels, both verbal and written Useful experience / skills and knowledge: Minimum 3 years of web development experience Experience of web API development Knowledge of REACT JavaScript libraries Experience with mock-up and UI prototyping tools Experience using the Microsoft Azure platform and services Understanding of security practices Data transformation and manipulation (SQL, SSIS) Ability to deconstruct a user story into its required components for development Intermediate skill level using Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook) Ability to create intuitive graphical user interfaces Ability to marshal resources to get things done effectively and efficiently Ability to solve problems calling for technical analysis Ability to make independent judgments with limited information Ability to work effectively in a team environment Ability to rapidly change roles and responsibilities while working in a fast-paced,challenging work environment Marine and Offshore industry experience Working Conditions The role is based out of Newcastle, but it is a requirement of this role that the job holder will be prepared to travel, overseas and within the UK.