RAVN are currently in an expansion phase and are seeking a Software Consultant who is looking for an opportunity to build and expand their skill-set in a dynamic business environment. We can offer the successful candidate an opportunity to join a rapidly growing and already profitable software company in its exciting early stages of expansion.
It is required that the candidate possess excellent communication skills with the ability to learn new skills rapidly and have a desire to work within a young and dynamic company. A passion for owning problems to a successful resolution and being a professional face of the company are vital attributes for this role.
Our offices are in the 'Silicon Roundabout' area in Shoreditch, East London, close to Old Street Tube Station.
The selected candidate will be responsible for working within the professional services team at RAVN for
translating clients’ business and user requirements into technical requirements
architecting search based solutions across large Enterprise networks
writing technical implementation proposals
participating in post-sales engagements and deploying the proposed solutions
conducting training sessions with customers
working with the RAVN support team to offer technical assistance to existing customers
working with the RAVN sales team on pre-sales support such as proposals and presentations
being a product evangelist to help win business with new and existing customers
For this position, we are considering candidates who have just graduated from university and keen to work in this field but also candidates with proven experience in a technical pre-sales or post-sales role.
be comfortable in a client-facing environment
have a strong academic background with at least a BSc in Computer Science from a leading university
have some programming experience (Java/.Net) and have knowledge of scripting languages (Python, Perl, Ruby, PowerShell, etc)
Knowledge of any of the following would be advantageous:
search-based technologies such as Lucene, Solr, Xapian or HP IDOL
SQL databases and/or object store technologies (eg, MongoDB, Cassandra)
Microsoft SharePoint technologies
working with XML, HTML, Web services and REST APIs
Personal skills and abilities required include:
high energy level
excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
We offer a highly attractive package that includes a salary that reflects the high calibre of the people that we employ.
No agencies please.
Team/Dept: Professional Services
Job type: Permanent full time
Remote working possible: no
Level of experience required:
This job is located in London, United Kingdom
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