Graduate Software Engineer

Job Description

Graduate Software Engineer
£19k - £21k
Newcastle upon Tyne

We are looking for a Graduate Software Engineer who will contribute to building
and maintaining high quality software products and services.
The role presents the opportunity improve your technical skills. You will be mentored by Software Developers and Senior Software Developers in a collaborative environment that encourages the sharing of knowledge and experience.

Key responsibilities for the Graduate Software Engineer:
 Work on back-end, front-end and other associated technologies to build and maintain software products.
 Pair with developers or senior developers to learn the software development process and the lifecycle of a feature request.
 Participate in a culture of pair programming, code reviews and collaborating closely with other people.
 Collaborate with Design, QA and other developers to understand users’ needs and contribute to technical solutions.
 Participate in agile practices namely planning, stand up, reviews and retrospectives.
 Raise questions and clarify any ambiguity you have with an idea, technique or process.
 Keep up to date with the latest developments in software engineering.
 The job holder may also be asked to undertake other duties outside of this job description that are commensurate with their skills and experience, including tasks delegated by the Software Development Manager and other management staff.

Graduate Software Engineer skills, qualifications and experience required:
 Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent).
 Working knowledge of at least one object orientated programming language, preferably .NET.
 Knowledge of or experience working with SQL or other database technologies.
 Basic knowledge of iterative/ agile development practices.
 A logical thinker.
 Strong planning and organisational skills.
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
 Committed to continuing professional development.

If you are interested in the advertised position for a Graduate Software Engineer please ‘Register your interest’ through the requested method and we will be in touch shortly with regards to your suitability for the role.

Sharpe Recruitment Ltd is a North East based consultancy, dedicated to placing professionals in rewarding jobs throughout the North of England across a variety of disciplines including Digital Media, Design, Development, Creative Advertising, Sales & Marketing, Tech & IT.

Job Skills

Graduate Software Engineer, ASP.NET, C#

Additional Information

  • Salary:£19000 - £21000 per annum
  • Industry:IT
  • Location:Newcastle upon Tyne

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We have already filled this vacancy.


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