Graduate Innovation Apps Architect

Bootle, North East England
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Geoban UK Graduate Scheme offers a two-year structured program aimed at developing talent to build the leaders of the future. With a strategy to be the best-in-class provider of innovative operational service excellence for Santander entities, Geoban UK are looking for Graduates with a relevant degree and genuine passion for IT and Artificial Intelligence

The Graduate program will enable you to take on a real role within the Innovation Apps Development Team and an Innovation Apps Architect. The team develop bespoke applications in order to streamline for the business. You will have be responsible for enhancing Geobans pre-existing tool set, coding developments and developing new solutions across all business processes and sites. Whilst your will work independently on projects you will be fully supported throughout the program, and alongside the support of the Graduate community, you will be allocated a buddy and a mentor in Senior Management.

In return for your hard work, Geoban UK will reward you with a generous starting salary and the opportunity to develop and grow within the Business. You will benefit from a high level of exposure to Senior Management as well as the chance to work on exciting new projects at a variety of sites in the UK and Europe.

Location: Bootle

Pay & Benefits: £28,000 per annum with a generous holiday allowance, pension scheme and discretionary annual bonus.

Working Hours: 35 Hours per week (Monday – Friday) with some flexibility required to work out of normal office hours and overnight stays if dedicated by business requirements

Start Date:
4th September 2017

Please note that applicants will be required to attend a full day assessment centre

Key Responsibilities and Requirements:

A relevant degree: 2:1 or above in a developer course. Applicants must have an understanding of C# and VB.Net Skills at a minimum
Analytical and problem solving skills: This role requires a strong level of attention of detail
Proven ability to meet deadlines: Excellent organisation skills are required to enable you to proactively manage your own time and workload to meet deadlines.
• Technical and Programming Knowledge: An expert understanding of Windows 7 and XP OS, SQL Server 2005, 2008 r2 or later, SQL database design, VB6, C# and MS Office is required along with an interest in Artificial Intelligence
Data Management and Systems Development: You will be required to assess the impact, challenge requirements and formulate action plans
Relationship skills: Including managing stakeholder relationships throughout the lifespan of a project

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