Are you looking for an opportunity to expand your horizons? We're on journey to expand ours, so now is the perfect time to join us.
We're developing technologies to help the emergency services in the UK and around the world work better, so they can focus their time on what matters – protecting people and saving lives.
Who are we?
Capita Secure Solutions & Services (SSS) is a leading supplier of software applications and managed services to the Public Safety market in the UK and overseas. We supply critical communications, computer aided dispatch, digital evidence, resource management and record management solutions, which are supported by a highly skilled support organisation. The solutions that we provide are highly regarded in the marketplace, extremely innovative and use the latest technologies to provide the best solutions to the general public that they serve.
Our business is growing rapidly due to increasing success and investment. We've got multiple live vacancies based in the UK, ranging from Product Management and Business Analysts to Software and Solution Architects, Developers, Testers and Support Engineers.
Our portfolio of products and services provide unique solutions that make a difference to people's lives, every hour of every day. The demand for our solutions and services is growing significantly so we're recruiting talented, passionate people across multiple teams to help meet that demand. The work that we do is not only ground‑breaking but also highly rewarding, because you'll be helping provide a solution that makes a difference.
So, projects that harness the latest technologies, software that make a difference to people's lives, and the chance to join a team that's going global — interested?
Expanding your horizons
We succeed if you succeed. That's why making sure our people have access to the training and tools they need to work at their best is a priority to us. You'll have access to a huge variety of training and development opportunities to make your transition into Capita smooth, and help you learn and further develop existing and new skills.
On top of the personal and professional development available, you'll have access to a mix of standard and voluntary benefits. They're designed to suit your lifestyle and support your financial, social, physical and mental wellbeing. Here are some of the benefits on offer:
- Voluntary health, dental and vision benefits
- Company matched pension and life assurance
- 23 days holiday (rising to 27) and the option to buy extra leave
- Employee assistance programmes
- Season ticket loans
- Discounted gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Paid time to volunteer in your community
- Discounts on leisure, travel, technology, fashion and food
- Flexible and remote working options are available, depending on the role and location.
On top of that, while you'll be joining a team of 540 people in SSS and counting, you'll also become part of a network of 63,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors, across more than 400 offices in the UK and internationally. That's all adds up to a huge amount of opportunity to grow your career and learn new skills, and we'll provide the support you need to do just that.
All our offices operate a ’dress for your day‘ dress code – our biggest offices are based in Bristol and Chippenham.
Our Bristol Tech Hub is a 10‑minute walk from Bristol Temple Meads station, and we're 2 minutes from Bristol's main bars, as well as the largest street food market in the South West – which means there's some excellent lunch options right on our doorstep.
Our Chippenham head office is based in Methuen Park. Onsite parking is available, as well as access to local transport links. There's an onsite canteen and a friendly local coffee van that visits the office daily – a great option for lunch, or just a mid-morning caffeine hit. We're also based next door to a local retail park for food and shopping.
We operate in the fast‑moving world of software development and provide a breadth of services and solutions. That means we're recruiting for Developers to grow our team to help shape the products of the future. Click here to see an overview of where you could make an impact.
We're recruiting Developers into our teams in Bristol and Chippenham. There are permanent and contract opportunities available, and you can work on a flexi‑time basis. You'll be contracted for 37.5 hours a week with core hours between 10am‑12pm (so you're present for stand-ups), but your start / finish times can flex to suit your work/life balance.
Developing better outcomes
You can view more information about current opportunities below but here's an overview of what our Developers are doing:
- Playing a key player our Agile team, using the latest Agile approaches and techniques.
- Helping to transform Public Contact, Control Room and Incident Management operations in a multichannel, modular and mobile platform with deep integration and supporting data sources and systems
- Taking the opportunity to develop new skills and hone existing know‑how of our core tech stack, which includes:
- Building modern, well‑structured SPAs
- SCSS, CSS 3, HTML 5
- C# in a technical OO environment
- A modern JS framework including ReactJS, Angular 2.0+