Solutions Developer

Vicinity of Jnc 27 (of M1)
XS - EMSOU-Digi Intel & Investigation

Competitive - Negotiable

Suitable for Job Share, Flexi-time, Part Time
Develop IT solutions that support us in our fight against serious and organised crime.

The East Midlands Special Operations Unit (EMSOU) is one of the largest collaborative policing units in the country, delivering specialist capabilities on behalf of the five East Midlands police forces. At EMSOU, we aim to modernise the way we think about data and technology, improving both our service to the public and our ability to tackle serious and organised crime.

As a Solution Developer you will work with the business, regional and national stakeholders to identify, plan, design and deliver new information technology, services and software solutions across EMSOU.

Salary Scale: £42,597 - £45,873 per annum plus an annual market supplement of £5,000 has been agreed for this position; further salary details are contained within the job description. Please note that market supplements are reviewed annually.

You will identify opportunities to improve and innovate the way we operate as an organisation; working alongside a diverse team of technical experts to design, implement, and maintain a wide range of national, regional and local solutions.

Experienced in investigating, identifying and resolving complex software and technical issues, you’ll be able to effectively deal with the unexpected, using your problem-solving skills to overcome problems, always looking for opportunities for us to improve.

With experience in a similar role or a relevant IT degree, you will have a strong understanding of software development technologies and knowledge and experience of:
• Data warehouses
• Business intelligence applications
• Using ETL tools
• Construction of relational databases
• DB schemas
• Data models

You will also have project delivery experience and be proficient in managing IT projects throughout the full implementation lifecycle.

At EMSOU we invest a lot in our people and encourage continuous personal and professional development, supported through internal and external training as learning opportunities are identified. We are looking for highly motivated people who challenge the status quo and drive innovation, in order to contribute to EMSOU’s commitment to Prevent, Pursue, Prepare, and Protect the East Midlands against serious and organised crime.

We offer a range of benefits including but not limited to; Flexi-Time, Hybrid Working, competitive government workplace pensions, Gym Membership, Blue Light Card which includes access to various high street discount schemes.

If this sounds like the role for you please see the full job description and click to apply.

As part of your application, you must provide both a CV and Supporting Statement stating how you meet the essential/desirable criteria as listed in the job description. Please ensure you provide detailed evidence of your technical knowledge and experience within your application.

Please note that as part of MV/SC vetting requirements, you must have 5 years continuous UK residency at the point of application.

For more detailed information about EMSOU, visit the website:

Closing date: 15th November 2022 at 23:55