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Graduate Software Engineer (September 2020)

As Graduate Software Engineer, you will have recently graduated from a leading University with a Software or Computer Science degree and be striving to begin your working career within a product and design consultancy.

You’ll be part of our multidisciplinary teams contributing to major development projects. You will be responsible for designing and implementing software for a range of product applications for our clients globally within the medical, consumer and energy sectors. With our continuous support and training, we want you to be an expert in your field. You will have a positive, outgoing and professional attitude; participating in and contributing to project reviews, brainstorm with clients and define product requirements. Most importantly you will see your unique ideas launched onto the market.

Why our Engineers enjoy working here:

  • Cooperation with brilliant engineers in different disciplines
  • Creating physical products
  • Working with products that push technology boundaries
  • Creative problem solving, not just coding
  • Every project is a new challenge that encourages you to learn new skills
  • Best tools for the job approach
  • Helpful, extremely talented and passionate software team
  • We have purpose and make a big impact on projects
  • Flexible working and generous benefits package

About You:

With an entrepreneurial flair, you will push the boundaries of what can be achieved in the world of technology. Methodical and able to develop systems and structures, you will have the ability to demonstrate evidence of understanding the value of work undertaken and strive for big achievements.

  • 1st or 2:1 degree in Software or Computer Science
  • Experience of procedural and object orientated languages essential
  • Knowledge of software best practices
  • Knowledge of algorithm design
  • Appreciation of test methodologies
  • Understanding of the performance impact of using different features of software languages
  • Able to work as part of a small team on short and demanding projects with strict attention to detail 
  • Experience of microcontrollers desirable 
  • Knowledge of basic electronics desirable
  • Be self-motivated and accustomed to getting on with tasks with a thirst for new technologies and using the best tools for the job

About Us:

We are an employee owned company with our staff at the centre of our strategy. Employee ownership allows us to maintain full control over the direction of our business and our creative culture. Our offices are based in a beautiful rural location close to Cambridge where we offer an exciting and challenging working environment.

We hire people with a genuine enthusiasm and curiosity for engineering and science so if you’re the type of person who fills their spare time designing and making things, then we’d love to know.

In return for your hard work and insightful ideas, you receive a competitive salary, discretionary bonus, 12% non-contributory pension, private healthcare and 25 days holiday.