Graduate Developer

£0.00 - £25k pa
04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Developer Type: Permanent Location: Birmingham Salary: £25,000 Start: ASAP Hunter Macdonald are currently looking for a Graduate Developer to join us on a permanent basis. Based in Birmingham, this is a great opportunity to join one of the most exciting, innovative, prestigious and forward-thinking technology organisations in the UK. Core responsibilities: The successful candidate should have a strong computer science degree (or similar Degree in a scientific/numerate discipline) and should be able to demonstrate significant experience of software development - either as part of an academic study course or as a hobby. The successful candidate will have strong personal organisation skills as well as good interpersonal skills and an ability to work as an effective part of a team. Responsibilities - Work closely with the Business Analysis and software development teams to understand user stories and the overall IT solution vision, and design components relevant to the system being implemented. - Participate in the creation of task-level estimates for activities related to the solution. - Implement components using the appropriate tools. Where possible, implement automated unit test fixtures for the components you have created. - Work with other developers in the team to integrate and test the components that have been implemented as part of the overall system. - Work with members of an offshore team with their design, implementation and testing work where appropriate. Essential skills and experience - Strong computer science or similar scientific/numerate degree qualification. - Demonstrable software development experience, preferably as part of a development team. - A "self starter" who learns new programming languages and tools quickly. - A good communicator and team worker, who can be an effective part of a team - The ability to multi-task is essential, juggling multiple tasks and priorities. - The ability to effectively estimate work and produce deliverables on time. Desired - Experience of commercial software development technologies using Microsoft .NET
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