Cadcorp is a privately held British software development company focused on geographic information systems (GIS) and web mapping software, with a broad portfolio of products, a wide range of UK and international partners, and a diverse user base.

Pre-Sales Engineer

Cadcorp is seeking a GIS Pre-Sales Engineer to join its experienced and skilled sales team. 

Based in Stevenage, reporting to the Pre-Sales Manager, and ideally with 1-4 years’ experience in the GIS or related industry; the engineer will provide pre-sales support to Cadcorp’s sales team. The position involves extensive travel in the UK. 

As part of the team, you will get to work with a wide range of software technologies including Cadcorp’s core desktop and web technologies, third-party related software and cloud technologies.


  • Educated to degree or Masters level
  • A background in GIS or a related discipline
  • Have a keen interest in GIS and web mapping technologies
  • Candidates should be confident, adaptable and self-motivated


  • Experience in the use and application of various Geo technologies
  • Knowledge of databases and web services
  • Able to demonstrate excellent communication and presentation skills that can be applied to this customer facing role
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office software
  • Ideally some basic programming skills (such as Python) together with some knowledge of front-end web technologies such as JavaScript, HTML and CSS

The role includes extensive customer interaction across a wide variety of industry sectors.

Employee benefits include:

  • Company car
  • Core hour flexibility
  • Company pension scheme
  • Private health insurance
  • Private dental insurance
  • Gym membership
  • Life insurance
  • Permanent health insurance

Salary commensurate with experience.

For further information, please send covering letter and CV for the attention of Sharon Hailes to:

Direct applications only – no agencies please.
Cadcorp is not a licensed UK visa sponsor, and is therefore only seeking EU applicants.

Cadcorp is an equal opportunities employer and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Job applicants are not subject to discrimination on the grounds of sex, marital status, civil partnership status, trans-gender status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, religion or belief, race, disability or age.

Cadcorp Graduate Programme

*The intake for this year's programme has now ended. Registration for the next intake will open shortly.*

Programme Overview

The Cadcorp graduate programme allows you to spend two years in a structured scheme experiencing key aspects of our business and developing your skills and knowledge.

During the programme you will work within various teams of specialists, learning and contributing at the same time. We will actively encourage you to use your creativity and ingenuity.

Areas of the business that are open to participants in the programme are :

  • Software Testing (QA)
  • Technical Support and Services
  • Technical Pre Sales
  • Application Development

Programme Outcomes

As a result of your involvement in the programme, you will become an expert in the use and application of Cadcorp technology and gain considerable knowledge of the wider GIS market as well as the demands and requirements of our customers.

Towards the end of the programme we will begin discussing with you the next steps and the aspects of the business that particularly interest you.

Taking into account your own aspirations, skills and aptitude, along with business demands, we will aim to find the best possible position for you to continue your career with Cadcorp.

Required Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • A minimum 2:1 (achieved or predicted) in a relevant degree subject such as GIS, Geography, Software Engineering, Maths or IT.  A master’s degree is not essential but may be helpful towards your application
  • An understanding of GIS software
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of JavaScript & Python (beneficial but not essential)
  • Ability to work with and within teams from various departments
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • An inquiring mind and aptitude for learning within a range of different subject areas

*The intake for this year's programme has now ended. Registration for the next intake will open shortly.*