Junior Software Engineer

Coventry Building Society
£27k - 35k per year + Benefits
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

IT at the Coventry is changing; we are currently undertaking an exciting transformation project that will shape the future of the organisation. As we progress on our journey we are seeking talented individuals who are passionate about delivering an outstanding experience for both members and colleagues in an environment where you will have the opportunity to be part of the future success of the organisation and work in an environment where personal and professional development is taken seriously.

What you’ll need to succeed:

We are looking for enthusiastic Junior Software Engineers who are keen on making a difference, open to collaboration, willing to embrace new technologies and can hit the ground running.

You need to be comfortable working with stakeholders at all levels and show flexibility and adaptability to the business needs in a growing organisation. The winning candidate should be able to demonstrate a passion for code quality and willingness to share this with their colleagues.

Essential skills and experience:

  • C# .NET developers with Software Development experience, touching on the following core skills/methodologies:
  • JavaScript/Jquery/AngularJS/KnockoutJS
  • Bootstrap/CSS/HTML
  • Experience in the following desirable:
  • Agile methodologies and tools
  • Test Driven Development/Unit testing
  • Test Automation
  • Continuous Integration
  • Software Oriented Architecture (REST/SOAP/HTTP Services)
  • Experience working in a full software development lifecycle environment
  • Source control repositories e.g. Git, Subversion, Mercurial
  • Software design patterns e.g. SOLID

About the team:

As a team, we work really closely with each other and various areas of IT. This enables us to maintain a ‘family’ feel to what we do; you’ll support, care and succeed together. Within this close-knit team, you’ll have opportunities to grow with us and to play a key part in a thriving, growing organisation – you’ll feel like you belong. Appealing, right?

That’s not all! We’re passionate about what we do, whether this is conducting our key processes, making change happen to procedures or supporting the local community. We’ll actively encourage you to be involved in a variety of fun, frantic fundraisers that can range from cake sales, to ‘I’m a Celebrity’ style eating contests.

You’ll take pride in being here, and to make sure that you can cram all of this into a typical week as a Software Engineer, we are closely aligned to the Society values.

These are designed to make sure you’ll do what’s right and we deliver our main promise; putting members first.

What we offer:

  • Salary £27000 - £35000
  • Pension Scheme – 5% of your basic salary
  • Holidays - 23 days holiday
  • Childcare allowance scheme
  • Success Share scheme
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Learning & Development

If you have the required skill set and desire to be part of our success please do not hesitate to make an application.