Graduate Software Developer

  • Location: Milton Keynes
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Type: Permanent
  • Start Date: June 17 2024
  • Ref Number: 29091601

Accountabilities of the Graduate Software Developer: 

  • Delivery of software solutions that meet client & company expectations. Demonstration of adding value to either clients or company’s business. 
  • Utilisation as defined by chargeable hours on both client and firm sponsored projects. 
  • Accountable for the timely delivery of software in accordance with specified quality standards.
  • Adherence to required technical standards on a project-by-project basis.
  • Responsible that software created matches provided specifications.

Key competences of the Graduate Software Developer: 

  • Pro-actively develop relationships with clients that result in high levels of client satisfaction or add-on work. 
  • Demonstration of creativity in solutions that reflect either the company’s “can do” philosophy.
  • The ability to write clear concise code conforming to their development methodology and best practice.
  • Development and distribution of experience and knowledge which leads to a measurable impact on building/service delivery across the company e.g. contributing to knowledge sharing/best practice, presenting at internal/external meetings, contributing to product marketing, participating and delivering training to build knowledge for self and others.
  • Demonstrable problem solving skills.
  • The ability to adequately manage own time and report issues quickly that will affect the ability to deliver within a particular timescale.
  • The ability to estimate the time a task will take accurately.

Knowledge required of the Graduate Software Developer: 

  • Reasonable knowledge of 1 language from: Visual Basic.Net, Java, C++,C#, VB.NET
  • Experience of projects & developments using web technologies e.g SQL, ORACLE, MYSQL, XML, XSLT
  • Educated to Degree Level in Computer Science or Mathematics with Computing