Careers at Micro Nav

Thank you for your interest in a career at Micro Nav Limited. In this section you will find details of any current vacancies and the associated qualifications and experience that we are looking for from prospective candidates.

Micro Nav is a private company that was established in Bournemouth in 1988. Since that time the company has built an excellent reputation in the field of Air Traffic Control and aviation software simulation systems and solutions. Micro Nav has more than 70 customers in over 35 countries around the world. Micro Nav's systems are used to train Air Traffic Controllers at some of the busiest airports in the world. The Company offices are located in Seabourne Road, Southbourne and are only a few minutes walk from Pokesdown train station.

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Micro Nav is an award-winning company and a world leader in the delivery of training solutions for Air Traffic Control operations. Micro Nav products are a mission critical training resource for aviation authorities around the world. The Company is seeking to increase the capacity of its busy project office by the addition of a professional Project Manager.

Reporting to the Head of Programmes you will lead teams delivering outstanding service to customers around the world. Consequently this role will require international travel to customer sites.

 

The successful applicant will be expected to:

Manage all project resources and deliver project results which meet, or exceed, customer, financial and schedule requirements;

Lead multi-disciplinary teams to ensure effective cross functional collaboration throughout the project lifecycle;

Ensure that project information and reports are available when required and are easily understood at all levels;

Implement project governance and control according to Micro Nav’s procedures and requirements;

Manage risks and issues to ensure that threats to the successful delivery of project objectives are removed or adequately controlled;

Identify and realise opportunities to exceed project objectives by improving customer value, financial performance, schedule and other project results;

Contribute to the development and success of Micro Nav by identifying and incorporating project insights into Micro Nav’s body of knowledge for the benefit of other projects and Micro Nav’s wider business activities.

 

The ideal applicant will be:

A professional Project Manager with experience of building excellent customer relationships and delivering large scale projects with significant software development content;

Able to demonstrate a record of achieving project objectives through the delivery of outstanding customer value and the achievement of revenue, profit and schedule targets;

Able to use their exceptional interpersonal and influencing skills to promote effective team working and a can do approach to problem solving and the achievement of project objectives;

A PRINCE2 practitioner or a professional member of the APM or PMI;

Familiarity with the fundamental principles of Air Traffic Control is desirable;

 

Benefits

We have a collaborative, open plan office with flexible start/finish times around core hours of 10am-4pm. We also offer:

- Free car parking

- Opportunities for overseas travel

- Regular knowledge sharing sessions with like-minded colleagues

- 25 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays)

- Corporate gym membership discount

- Pension scheme

- Life assurance

- Discounted on-line shopping portal

- Employee Assistance Programme

- Free refreshments

- Dress down Fridays

- Free freshly baked cakes from a local bakery on Fridays!

If you feel you have the skills and experience we are looking for then please apply now by sending your cv to recruitment@micronav.co.uk or completing our online application form.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Software Engineer – based in Bournemouth

Micro Nav is an award-winning company and world leader in the delivery of simulation and training solutions for Air Traffic Control operations.

We are currently looking for motivated Software Engineers experienced in C++, C# and the full development lifecycle on a MS Windows platform to join our growing team. If successful, you will to create software and its supporting documentation to fully meet our customers’ bespoke needs and adhere to some tight deadlines.

Experience of the following would be a distinct advantage:

  • Air Traffic Control, flight simulation or aviation
  • Microsoft Visual Studio C#
  • Borland C++ Builder
  • Agile/Scrum
  • Python
  • Automated Testing/Unit Testing

In return we have a collaborative, open plan office with flexible start/finish times around core hours of 10am-4pm. We also offer:

  • Free car parking
  • Opportunities for overseas travel
  • Regular knowledge sharing sessions with like-minded colleagues
  • 25 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays)
  • Corporate gym membership discount
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Discounted on-line shopping portal
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free refreshments
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Free freshly baked cakes from a local bakery on Fridays!

If you have a degree in Software Engineering or a related discipline and are interested in joining us then please apply now.

Systems Engineer – based in Bournemouth

Micro Nav is an award-winning company and world leader in the delivery of simulation and training solutions for Air Traffic Control operations.

We are looking to recruit a Systems Requirements Engineer to join our growing team. If successful, you will ensure customer requirements are captured, analysed, and translated into an agreed high-level specification comprised of functional requirements (or Use Cases) for use by the engineering team.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in defining and capturing requirements, developing system level designs and seeing work through to customer acceptance.

Any experience of Air Traffic Control, flight simulation or aviation will be a distinct advantage.

In return we have a collaborative, open plan office with flexible start/finish times around core hours of 10am-4pm. We also offer:

  • Free car parking
  • Opportunities for overseas travel
  • Regular knowledge sharing sessions with like-minded colleagues
  • 25 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays)
  • Corporate gym membership discount
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Discounted on-line shopping portal
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free refreshments
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Free freshly baked cakes from a local bakery on Fridays!

If you feel you have the skills and experience we are looking for and are interested in joining us then please apply now

Based in Bournemouth

Micro Nav is an award-winning company and world leader in the delivery of simulation and training solutions for Air Traffic Control operations. One of our industry leading products, INTERACT, integrates an ATC environment within commercial grade flight simulators.

We are currently looking for a highly motivated Simulation Data Engineer to join our growing INTERACT team. The successful candidate will have the ATM knowledge necessary to interpret published aeronautical charts and replicate this information within the simulation database. The role will be responsible for the creation of the simulation data for both air and ground environments. In addition, generation of realistic scenarios, which simulate real-world aircraft operations and traffic patterns, are also the responsibility of the Simulation Data Engineer. Reporting to the Data Manager, the role requires a motivated self-starter, who will use the in-house data creation applications to produce the required data. The successful candidate will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and have experience working within a multidiscipline team. As the role is new within the company, the appointee will have a considerable scope to develop processes and shape the tools required to optimise the data creation and scenario/traffic generation tasks.

Mandatory Skills and Requirements

  • Demonstrable knowledge of aviation and flight simulation
  • Educated to degree level, or 10+ years domain experience
  • Ability to travel on international assignments
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Knowledge of air traffic control operations and/or flight operations

Experience of the following would be a distinct advantage:

  • ICAO PANS-OPS conversant
  • Data creation tasks that replicate real world operations
  • Developing and documenting processes and workflows
  • Working within a multidiscipline team
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively within a product development team
  • Experience in the use of version control systems to manage data

In return we have a collaborative, open plan office with flexible start/finish times around core hours of 10am-4pm. We also offer:

  • Free car parking
  • Opportunities for overseas travel
  • Regular knowledge sharing sessions with like-minded colleagues
  • 25 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays)
  • Corporate gym membership discount
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Discounted on-line shopping portal
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free refreshments
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Free freshly baked cakes from a local bakery on Fridays

If you feel you have the required skill set and experience, and you are interested in joining us, then please apply now.

Micro Nav was founded in 1988 and has become an award-winning world leader in the development and delivery of training solutions for Air Traffic Control operations. Micro Nav’s products are a mission critical training resource for aviation authorities around the world. The company is seeking to improve the output of its Sales and Marketing department, with the addition of a Marketing Coordinator.

As part of the Sales and Marketing department, you will be joining a challenging, fast-paced environment where no two days are the same. You will be participating in, and implementing, the company’s marketing strategy.

 

The successful applicant will be expected to:

Coordinate all online and offline marketing activities as part of the marketing plan;

Extend the company’s social media activities;

Manage all outsourced marketing agency relationships;

Manage and apply the company’s brand guidelines;

Contribute to the development and success of Micro Nav by promoting the company and its products.

 

The ideal applicant will:

Be experienced in using a broad range of digital and traditional marketing channels;

Be a professional that can work within a small team and build relationships with multi-disciplined colleagues and external suppliers;

Be able to work under pressure, on multiple tasks simultaneously and to deadlines whilst maintaining a high level of attention to detail;

Be proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud suite of tools;

Have excellent written and verbal communication skills;

Have a relevant Marketing or Communications qualification;

Have an interest in the principles of Air Traffic Control.

 

Benefits

We have a collaborative, open plan office with flexible start/finish times around core hours of 10am-4pm. We also offer:

  • 25 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Opportunities for overseas travel
  • Corporate gym membership discount
  • Discounted on-line shopping portal
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free car parking
  • Regular knowledge sharing sessions with like-minded colleagues
  • Free refreshments
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Free freshly baked cakes from a local bakery on Fridays!

If you feel you have the skills and experience we are looking for, then please apply now by sending your CV to recruitment@micronav.co.uk or completing our online application form.