Junior Technical Consultant (BB-43A0E)
Found in: Talent UK
Description:About the Role: As one of the world’s leading engineering professional services and technical consultancy firms, at WSP we’re passionate about the big questions – and the big answers, naturally! For us that’s all about reaching beyond the expected to do work that’ll make a profound impact that’s felt long into the future.We are experiencing huge demand for our Intelligent Transport Systems technical consultancy services and our Systems and Infrastructure group is growing rapidly. The ITS technology landscape is evolving and data is at the heart of changes such as connected and autonomous vehicles and digital delivery. We now have several opportunities for data specialists to join our team to work on a range of exciting projects for clients across the UK.We are looking for an enthusiastic and inquisitive Technical Consultant to be part of our team and help our clients implement effective solutions to deliver business value with data. This role is a great opportunity to apply your skills and creativity to some of the most interesting challenges in ITS. A typical week would include: • Working with our experts to find solutions to complex technical problems• Consulting with clients to understand their needs an capture business and technical requirements• Helping our clients to explore data with sophisticated analysis techniques and visualisation• Working with clients to help them make effective decisions about data and technology• Developing your technical and consultancy skills We'd love to hear from you if you have: • Professional experience working with data and IT solutions in a role such as engineer, consultant, business analyst, business intelligence analyst or data scientist• A keen interest in technology and data and in their impact on the world• Good analytical skills and a proven ability to think creatively to solve problems• Experience dealing with clients or customers and excellent communications skills, both written and in direct people contact with the ability to work well as part of a team• A Degree in an engineering, science, applied mathematics or other technical discipline, or equivalent industry experience What if we can? What if we can have work-life balance? What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs? What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP – we can!WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important – be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including a 37.5 hour working week, 25 days annual leave, pension schemes, life assurance, personal accident cover and paid professional subscriptions, and some not so standard benefits as part of our flexible benefits scheme – so if you would like to hop on a new bike (cycle to work scheme) or thrill the family with your Lego building skills (Discount at Legoland Windsor) – WSP can help!Be you, be happy - we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP. We recognise the benefits that people with varying backgrounds and experiences can bring. Our VIBE (LGBT + employee network) and PLEDGE (Promoting Leadership, Encouraging Diversity & Gender Equality) networks work with the business to help ensure we continue to promote the right environment to enable LGBT+ and female employees to reach their full potential, and to ensure we continue to promote equality, inclusivity and diversity for everyone.Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity.We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. In addition we support our people to achieve their personal health and well-being goals through our Thrive programme. About us: WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services firms providing technical consultancy to the built and natural environment. We believe that for societies to thrive, we must all hold ourselves accountable for tomorrow. For us, that means creating innovative solutions to the challenges the future will bring to the communities and environments where we live and work across the UK.We are locally dedicated and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, programme and construction management professionals. Our experts design lasting solutions in the property & buildings, transportation & infrastructure, environment, industry, resources (including mining, and oil & gas) and power & energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. And safety and sustainability are embedded in everything that we do.
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