Graduate Software Developer

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Graduate Software Developer

Permanent; 37½ hours per week
Remuneration package
£25-32k per annum (dependent on experience) plus pension benefit
Office location
Bicester, Oxfordshire

What you’ll do

  • Research, design and implement new software programs
  • Develop and integrate existing software programs and platforms
  • Participate in group meetings and make presentations to your peers
  • Be exposed to cutting-edge software technologies and methodologies and help to move the business forward
  • Hands on design, implementation and testing
  • Take full ownership and responsibility for delivery of your projects
  • Help improve the team, company and product processes
  • Be exposed to large scale computer systems and supercomputers, as well as emerging technologies such as public and private IaaS

What you’re good at

  • All things software development
  • Working individually as well as part of teams
  • Your interests/skills have particular emphasis on open source software and Linux environments
  • Working with others both technical and non-technical
  • Solving problems; you understand that most business problems can be solved in numerous ways

Our ideal person

  • A demonstrable open-source software background (e.g. Github account and projects, etc.)
  • Is a fast mover; you have a strong drive to build a career in cutting-edge development and administration
  • Has a can-do personality, comfortable with communication at all levels
  • Has degree level education
  • Has experience in scripting languages such as Bash, Ruby, Python
  • Interested in web development using Ruby and client-side technologies
  • Has a great attitude towards learning new and developing existing skills

Benefits and perks

  • Exposure to challenging projects, cutting-edge technologies and daily learning opportunities
  • Generous group pension scheme
  • Small team with a relaxed working environment in a young up-and-coming company
  • Training/book allowance
  • Flexible working hours - we promote a healthy work/life balance culture
  • Friendly social atmosphere

Other opportunities

We are also seeking candidates for the following positions:

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  • £27-37k per annum, dependent on experience
  • Develop UNIX administration and programming skills
  • Provide systems-level expertise for the configuration and deployment of HPC systems
  • Make use of cutting-edge technologies
  • No prior knowledge of HPC required

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