Junior Software Engineer - Suitable for a graduate masters level candidate

Recruiter
Queensway Personnel Services
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
22500.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Junior Software Engineer - Suitable for a graduate masters level candidate

Milton Keynes

Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:30

Salary £22,500 - Recent Masters graduate

Salary Circa £28,000 - for Masters graduate with 1 - 2 years’ experience

Overview:

We are looking to recruit a Junior Software Engineer. You will assist in the design and implementation of the next generation platform which supports our technical device to operate in over 44 countries.

You will work to create a best in class customer experience for service users including website development, mobile messaging, tracking device commissioning and activation processes and mobile companion apps. After the system redevelopment is complete you will then support the team in maintaining and evolving the platform over time.

The ideal candidate will have a passion technology and will have some exposure to the latest toolsets and design methodologies.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and maintenance of high quality features on new and existing Web based applications using primarily HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, JavaScript and JQuery.
  • Create intuitive and user friendly interfaces with JavaScript and other frameworks.
  • Assist in the documenting, debugging, evaluating and testing of tracking devices and the end to end testing of the core platform.
  • Participate in code reviews and application design discussions.
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively, working in an Agile team environment with other experienced Software Engineers.
  • Participate in the integration and rollout of tested web components

Requirements:

  • A good degree in a scientific, numerate or IT discipline with ideally a master’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • Good skills in HTML/CSS
  • Good skills in C# .NET
  • 1-2 years’ experience working on Microsoft stack web based systems
  • Good understanding of Microsoft SQL Server and data modelling processes
  • Experience of working within an Agile development environment
  • Some exposure to Angular JS, Bootstrap, MVC and MVVM design patterns, HTML 5, JavaScript, JQuery and AJAX.
  • Exposure to iOS and Android Apps and to automated continuous integration and testing tools such as Bamboo, Selenium and Jenkins will be an advantage.
  • Strong communications skills both written and verbal
  • Confident, enthusiastic and able to demonstrate initiative.
  • A team player willing to do what is required to delight the customer.