As a result of continued growth, we are looking for a full-time C++ or C# Software Developer to work on the development of a new software solution for one of our international clients.  You’ll need to build a strong relationship with the customer and act as their trusted advisor; helping them to deliver their objectives through the pragmatic use of technology.

Working as part of a skilled, cross-disciplinary software team, the role will require someone who is innovative and self-motivated with excellent skills in communication and problem solving.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, development and testing of high-quality software for our client
  • Working effectively as part of a team
  • Producing good quality documentation


We’re looking for a candidate with a passion for technology who is ready for a new challenge. 

Experience in C++ or C# is essential. A knowledge of Linux, Rabbit MQ and Agile development processes would be very useful but we recognise that good developers can transfer their skills from one technology to another.

Strong candidates will enjoy using technology creatively and have an ability to work with both technical and non-technical stakeholders

The role would probably suit a recent graduate or someone with one or two years’ experience.

Essential Skills:

  • C++ or C#
  • Good interpersonal skills

Desirable skills:

  • Linux
  • RabbitMQ
  • Knowledge of Docker
  • Familiarity with Agile Development
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Unit testing
  • Familiarity with version control systems, such as GIT, and branching strategies
  • Continuous integration and build automation


We’re a software development and IT business, with an international client base, who strive to help clients deliver their business and operational objectives. Nicander’s principal work is as an established supplier of Control Systems and Asset Management Systems to national and local authorities responsible for highways and transport.

Based in Durham Tees Valley we’re passionate about working in partnership with our customers to provide them with software solutions, service and support that solve problems and deliver value for their businesses.

We look after both our customers and our own people, who are empowered to make their own decisions but are always supported. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading company, with a brilliant team and ambitious plans for growth.

The Benefits

As well as offering a competitive salary, we also have an attractive package allowing you flexibility, and the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills, which includes:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Company profit share allowance
  • Regular social activities for staff
  • Opportunity to develop professional skills
  • Support to gain industry standard qualifications
  • 28 days paid holiday plus public holidays
  • Free parking at Belasis Park offices


Applications are now open please send your current CV and covering letter to

What Happens Next ?

We’ll be in touch to let you know whether we’d like to progress your application. Firstly we may arrange a telephone conversation and if that goes well for us both, we’ll ask you to come in for a face to face discussion with our team.

Employment – Full time, permanent

Salary – Competitive based on experience

Number of positions – 1

Industry – Intelligent Transport Systems and Highways Asset Management Systems

Location and Travel – The role will be based in our Billingham office, although occasional travel and work at client’s sites may be required.

Candidates will need to pass a basic disclosure check and security interview before they can be employed.