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Are you passionate about technology and people?

Are you looking to develop your career in a progressive and exciting environment?
ITDev is an award winning company based on it's strong business culture and we're looking for high-calibre candidates, who share our company values, to join us. Our culture and way of working has recently been recognised in the South Coast Tech Awards where we are proud to announce that we were chosen as Winner of the 'Tech Employer' category. Earlier this year, ITDev was also a Finalist in the 'Best Company to Work for' category in the Solent Business Awards. Both these awards attract entries from the most outstanding and high achieving companies in the South Coast region.

Our offices are based on the prestigious Southampton Science Park, conveniently located on the outskirts of Southampton close to the M27 and M3, and easily commutable from the south of the M4 (Newbury: 40 mins, Basingstoke: 35 mins).

Our talented Software Engineers and Electronic Design Engineers create world-class products for our clients. We typically develop:

  • Embedded systems
  • Device drivers
  • Mobile applications (e.g. for Android)
  • PC and web-based applications
  • FPGA solutions

Our team likes working for ITDev for many reasons including: we have a wide variety of projects; we are constantly learning new technologies; we have a calm and relaxed work environment; the work is fun and enjoyable; we have a great family atmosphere. To see what we've been up to recently, take a look at our Facebook page and our Twitter account.

Current Vacancies

We are recruiting for a number of positions (see full descriptions below).

We are particularly interested in engineers and students with experience of:

  • Telecommunications
  • Audio, Image, Video processing and compression
  • Signal processing techniques
  • Artificial intelligence (AI) / machine learning
  • Computer vision

If you are looking to work for a growing consultancy where everyone works as part of a team and you are excited by varied, technically challenging, cutting-edge projects, then we want to hear from you. We welcome speculative applications from top quality engineers at all levels from junior to senior, for either permanent or contract work. Also, if you are interested in future job opportunities then we would love to take your details so that we can let you know when a suitable vacancy arises.

We have the following vacancies (strictly no agencies and no canvassers):

Job Description:

This is a fabulous opportunity to join a top employer (Best 'Tech Employer' Finalist in the South Coast Tech Awards 2019, and 'Best Company to Work for' Finalist in the Solent Business Awards 2019), during a period of exciting growth.

Situated in our modern offices on the Southampton Science Park, you will be responsible for managing the smooth delivery of a wide range of exciting and varied electronic engineering and software projects.

Reporting directly to the Engineering Director and regularly collaborating with every member of the team, this role will give you the opportunity to become a pivotal part of the business.

Working with our experienced Software and Electronics Managers, you will manage scheduling for our team of 16 engineers. You will also directly manage a range of concurrent smaller projects and help to support our engineering team in the management of larger projects. You will oversee project delivery, ensuring that client communication is first rate, processes are followed, and systems are continuously improved.

You will be responsible for tracking and improving key performance indicators for project and business outcomes related to client satisfaction, team satisfaction and profitability and will be empowered to make a huge contribution to those results.

Must Haves:

  • Experience of managing complex technology projects
  • Experience of managing multiple concurrent projects and responsibilities
  • Ability to learn new business IT applications to an advanced expert level quickly
  • Have the skills to gather and analyse data from a variety of sources and systems
  • Experience of distilling the key points from a sea of detail
  • Have a passion for quality and process improvement

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience scheduling team resources across multiple concurrent projects

Salary guide: £40,000 to £50,000 + uncapped profit share

If you feel that you are suited to this position then we would like to hear from you. Please see the application details below.

Junior Systems Administrator - Ref: JSA-1901 - Closed for new applications

Job Description:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a top employer (Best 'Tech Employer' Finalist in the South Coast Tech Awards 2019, and 'Best Company to Work for' Finalist in the Solent Business Awards 2019), during a period of exciting growth. Situated in our modern offices on the Southampton Science Park, you will be exposed to a variety of technologies. Reporting to the IT manager, you will be the first point of contact for IT within the business. Internal hands-on training will be provided to ensure you get up to speed quickly – and for the right candidate, this is a role that you will get out as much as you put in.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing day-to-day first-line IT support for in-house infrastructure, users and related client projects, for both Windows and Linux platforms.
  • Implementation and commissioning of new IT systems and services.
  • Maintaining the backup and monitoring services.
  • Performing pro-active daily checks to ensure the company’s critical IT systems are running smoothly.
  • Maintaining accurate IT hardware and software inventory.
  • Administering 3rd party IT services such as DNS, internet, email and VoIP.
  • Keeping abreast of new IT technology and methodology.
  • Improving company IT processes and ensuring existing policies and processes are adhered to.
  • Identifying areas within the business where IT can provide a tangible benefit in productivity and efficiency.

Essential Qualifications & Attributes:

A minimum of 1 year of experience in an IT support role, or degree in a related subject.

You must have a passion for IT and be able to demonstrate an aptitude for technically challenging IT work (training will be provided).

Salary guide: £18,000 to £25,000

If you feel that you are suited to this position then we would like to hear from you. Please see the application details below.

Download full job specification (PDF)

This is a fabulous opportunity to join a top employer (Best 'Tech Employer' Finalist in the South Coast Tech Awards 2019, and 'Best Company to Work for' Finalist in the Solent Business Awards 2019), during a period of exciting growth.

The primary role of the successful candidate will be to develop and support bespoke software for ITDev's clients from our modern offices on the Southampton Science Park. Typical projects include embedded software development on Linux, FreeRTOS and other operating systems; microcontroller and DSP firmware; Android and Linux drivers. These are most frequently developed using C/C++ in an Agile team.

The ideal candidate will be graduating from university in this academic year with a degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a closely related subject.

Salary guide: £28,500 + uncapped profit share.

If you feel that you are suited to this position then we would like to hear from you. Please see application details below.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a top employer (Best 'Tech Employer' Finalist in the South Coast Tech Awards 2019, and 'Best Company to Work for' Finalist in the Solent Business Awards 2019), during a period of exciting growth.

The primary role of the successful candidate will be to develop FPGA designs for ITDev's clients using VHDL or Verilog, from our modern offices on the Southampton Science Park. We offer a broad range of services from specification and design, right through to evaluation and production test support. As such, this role is likely to include some involvement at every stage of the design cycle. In addition, opportunities will be available to gain experience in software development, and the perfect candidate will demonstrate an interest and aptitude in both hardware and software.

The ideal candidate will be graduating from university in this academic year with a degree in Electronic Engineering or a closely related subject.

Salary guide: £28,500 + uncapped profit share.

If you feel that you are suited to this position then we would like to hear from you. Please see application details below.

The primary role of the successful candidate will be to develop, test and support bespoke software on internal and external (client) projects.

Typical programming languages include: Python, PHP, C and C++.

The ideal candidate will be studying Software Engineering, Computer Science or a similar degree, and will have a strong aptitude for programming.

Salary guide: £21,500

If you feel that you are suited to this position and you would like to experience working for a top employer (Best 'Tech Employer' Finalist in the South Coast Tech Awards 2019, and 'Best Company to Work for' Finalist in the Solent Business Awards 2019), then we would like to hear from you. Please see application details below.

The primary role of the successful candidate will be to develop, test and support bespoke software predominantly on internal projects.

Typical programming languages include: Python, PHP, C and C++.

The ideal candidate will be studying Software Engineering, Computer Science or a similar degree, and will have a strong aptitude for programming.

Salary guide: £17,500

If you feel that you are suited to this position and you would like to experience working for a top employer (Best 'Tech Employer' Finalist in the South Coast Tech Awards 2019, and 'Best Company to Work for' Finalist in the Solent Business Awards 2019), then we would like to hear from you. Please see application details below.

The primary role of the successful candidate will be to develop, test and support internal FPGA IP blocks using VHDL. Prior experience with VHDL or Verilog will be beneficial.

The ideal candidate will be studying Electronic Engineering or a similar degree, and will have a strong aptitude for practical work.

Salary guide: £17,500

If you feel that you are suited to this position and you would like to experience working for a top employer (Best 'Tech Employer' Finalist in the South Coast Tech Awards 2019, and 'Best Company to Work for' Finalist in the Solent Business Awards 2019), then we would like to hear from you. Please see application details below.

Learn more about our internships by reading blogs from our interns: Ben, Matthew and Claudine.

Company Benefits

We offer a fantastic range of benefits including (for full-time, permanent positions):

  • Uncapped profit share (20% of net profit distributed to the team).
  • Flexible working.
  • Continuous mentoring.
  • Free membership of professional institution (IET for engineers).
  • Pension scheme.
  • Health cover.
  • Sports and social events.
  • 25 days holiday per year, plus bank holidays.
  • Childcare vouchers for eligible staff via salary sacrifice.
  • Free car parking.
  • And free fruit!

We run a reward scheme where a team member can recognise any other team member that acts in a way that exemplifies our company values, by sending them a value card. Each month we pick two cards at random with the recipients receiving a small prize!

ITDev organises a range of sports and social activities. Based in Southampton, we have the delights of the Solent and the New Forest on our doorstep.

Application Details

Send an email to jobs@itdev.co.uk with your CV attached and quote the job reference ID (or state that this is a speculative submission for current or future opportunities).

Our recruitment team will acknowledge your application by email within a few days. If you do not receive this please check your Junk folder (to prevent our emails from being treated as SPAM you could configure your email client to allow all emails from itdev.co.uk).

Please check that:

  • Your email explains why you are suited to working for ITDev.
  • If you are an international candidate there are no restrictions on your right to work (see below).
  • You have read our Recruitment Privacy Policy and you consent for your data to be processed in this way.

Strictly no agencies and no canvassers.

International Applications

ITDev does not process applications from candidates that have restrictions on their right to work, or their right to work has an expiry date. If you have a visa that only provides a temporary right to work then you will not be considered for work at ITDev (as is the case for most international students).

ITDev does not have a UK Border Agency sponsor license, so we do not sponsor workers from outside the European Economic Area.

All candidates that are invited for interview will be requested to bring documentation to confirm their identity and their unrestricted right to work in the UK.

Equal Opportunities

We are an equal opportunities employer (see our code of conduct for more information).

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