Trimble is an exciting, entrepreneurial company, with a history of exceptional growth coupled with a disciplined and strategic focus on being the best. While GPS is at our core, we have grown beyond this technology to embrace other sophisticated positioning technologies and, in doing so; we are changing the way the world works. Our solutions are used in over 140 countries and we have incredibly diverse lines of business.
Our employees represent this diversity and can be found in over 30 countries, working closely with their colleagues around the world. Due to our geographic, product and customer reach, there is plenty of room at Trimble for exceptional people to grow. Come position yourself with an innovative industry leader and position yourself for success.
Trimble is recruiting for an Applications Specialist to fill an opportunity in Christchurch, New Zealand .
This position would suit a recent Graduate in Surveying / Geomatics , or alternatively a Surveyor looking to re-focus their career on surveying and spatial technology.
The Applications Specialist will be involved in the specification, testing, documentation and preparation for release of Trimble Geospatial projects for the land surveyor. You are required to carry out component testing of field data collection software and field systems testing of mobile software and systems, GNSS receivers, and office and cloud-based software systems. In addition, there will be the specification of new software features and the creation of user documentation of these features.
Application Specialists will be assigned discrete segments of functionality from a project and will be responsible for:
Interpretation of high-level marketing requirements into detailed user-centric specifications suitable for development purposes
Day to day liaison with development staff
Component and system testing of products during development
Provision of end user documentation and on-line help
Input and assistance on released product issues
Input into marketing materials as required by the product management group.
You must possess the following skills, prerequisites and abilities:
BSc degree or equivalent qualification in one of the Geospatial disciplines (Land Survey, Geodesy, or Geomatics).
Enjoy and work well in a team-based environment, as well as being self-motivated to succeed
Good problem-solving skills
The ability to communicate clearly, both verbal and written
Demonstrate and project a high level of energy and enthusiasm
Accept a high level of personal responsibility for project success in an environment of shared resources
Strong commitment to quality, persistence and inquisitiveness.
Only applicants who are legally entitled to work permanently in New Zealand or Australia, will be considered
Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety and sustainability. From purpose-built products to enterprise lifecycle solutions, Trimble software, hardware and services are transforming a broad range of industries such as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation and logistics.