Careers

We are always looking out for new talent to join us. Please see below for current job opportunities or feel free to send in your CV speculatively to k.holder@seiche.com


IT Technician

To diagnose, repair and maintain hardware and software components to ensure the smooth running of computer systems. IT Technician responsibilities include installing and configuring computer hardware and being the primary point of contact for IT support within a company

Key tasks of the role:

  • Set up workstations with computers and necessary peripheral devices (routers, printers etc.)
  • Install and configure appropriate software according to specifications
  • Maintain local networks to ensure it functions correctly
  • Ensure security and privacy of networks and computer systems
  • Provide orientation and guidance to users on how to operate new software and computer equipment
  • IT troubleshooting to diagnose and resolve problems (repair or replace parts, debugging etc.)
  • Monitor business critical IT services and provide alerts to the necessary parties when needed
  • Administer the group wide Office 365 cloud environment
  • Ensure backups are ran regularly and check the integrity of backups
  • Administering group wide Solidworks installation and provide training to new users

Job descriptions only reflect 80% of a role and are not an exhaustive list of duties. You are expected to carry out other activities that are within the scope of the role

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates.

Skills:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent computer skills, Microsoft Windows desktop and server environment
  • Ability to understand technical documentation
  • Ability to explain technical processes in lay terms
  • Maintain a positive and approachable manner to all users 
  • Enjoy learning new skills and applying current skills to new fields
  • Ability to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively
  • Flexible approach to working hours as occasional weekend and evening work maybe required (at home and abroad)

Requirements:

  • In depth knowledge of Microsoft Windows desktop and server environments
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 cloud environment
  • Knowledge of DNS, DHCP and Active Directory
  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the multiple priorities

Beneficial but not necessary:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server
  • Knowledge of .net and C#

Experience:

  • Experience of working in a similar IT-based role
  • Experience of delivering rapid results-based solutions to internal and external users
  • Experience of oil and gas/construction site work beneficial but not necessary

Education & Certification

  • Driver due to locations as travel to other company locations will be required
  • UK Passport with over 6-months until expiration

Salary band

Up to £20,000 (dependant on experience) plus overtime (by agreement)

Hours

Core Hours – 9.00am-5.00pm, with half an hour unpaid lunch break, Monday to Friday, with the occasional need to work overtime

COVID-19 – working from home at present with occasional visits to the office Inter-company site visits potential (Post COVID-19)

Holiday & Benefits

25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part-time employees. 5% Employer Pension contribution. Life Assurance (4x Salary) Study/Training Support

Closing Date for CV’s: 29 January 2021

Shortlisting: 08 February 2021

Interviews: w/c 15 February 2021

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location:

Bradworthy, Devon (Head Office)


Camera Systems Team Leader

We’re actively seeking someone to develop real-time imaging and detection systems for the marine environment.

The purpose of the role is to take the lead on the hardware and software development of cutting-edge real-time imaging systems for the marine environment. This includes developing robust, production-ready image processing and machine learning solutions.

You will be responsible for setting the direction and goals for new and existing imaging and digital signal processing systems. You will also be influential in leading the development of the complete camera system including Hardware, Firmware and Software.

In addition you should have solid team leadership experience along with 5+ years commercial experience developing with C and modern C++ 11/14.

For more details on the position and to find out how to apply, please read the specification below.


Software Engineer (Imaging)

Hardware and software development of cutting-edge real-time imaging systems for the marine environment. This includes developing robust, production ready image processing and machine learning solutions.

Principal accountabilities:

  • Maintaining, testing, and developing a C/C++ software
  • Applying engineering principles to provide technical solutions to exciting problems
  • Provide value-added commercial input into new and existing imaging system solutions/products
  • Maintain accurate documentation, records and produce timely reports

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates.

Skills:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and innovation skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a project team and by self
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Able and willing to learn new skills required to fulfil the role
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the company
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Able and willing to learn new skills required to fulfil the role
  • Willingness to travel to other sites/events on occasion

Desirable Knowledge

  • Knowledge of Firmware development with AVR/PIC microcontrollers
  • Knowledge of commonly used protocols associated with communication interfaces (UARTs, USARTs, SPI, I2C, TCP/IP, UDP)
  • Demonstrable knowledge of C++ standard library and the object-oriented paradigms
  • Knowledge of signal processing and basic electronics principles

Experience

  • Evidence of hands-on coding experience using C/C++
  • 2 years of commercial experience developing with C and modern C++ 11/14
  • Proven skills in developing working, well-designed and testable software solutions
  • Demonstrate the ability to debug complex problems and a methodical approach to problem-solving
  • A demonstrable passion for technology and innovation

Education & Certification

  • BENg or higher in an engineering, computer science or related science discipline
  • The position will suit an Electronics/Computer Science graduate or related degree
  • Must drive due to location, client, and site visits

Salary band

£30,000 – £35,000 (dependent on experience) plus overtime (by agreement)

Hours

Core Hours – 9.00am-5.00pm, with half an hour unpaid lunch break, Monday to Friday, with the occasional need to work overtime

COVID-19 – working from home with occasional visits to the office. Inter-company site visits potential (Post COVID-19)

Holiday & Benefits

25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part-time employees. 5% Employer Pension contribution. Life Assurance (4x Salary) Study/Training Support

Closing Date for CV’s: 22 January 2021

Shortlisting: w/c 27 January 2021

Interviews: w/c 03 February 2021

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location:

Ideally Bradworthy, Devon, UK (Head Office), will consider remote UK location/working.


Senior Marine Acoustician

We’re actively seeking someone who can lead the Seiche Acoustics and Analysis team by providing experience and commercial oversight.

The purpose of this role is to support the growth of the noise and marine acoustics portfolio at Seiche and to augment the existing skills base of the current Acoustics and Analysis team.

You will provide key input into our commercial and regulatory work, from initial survey design, through to data analysis and delivery of reports as well as presentation and publication.

As an experienced, proactive scientist with an enthusiasm for applied research, you will be encouraged to seek new business opportunities in the UK and abroad.

In addition you should have a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of physics, underwater sound propagation, sound measurement and data manipulation, and be an active contributor to international marine acoustics community.

For more details on the position and how to apply, please read the specification below.