Graduate Software Engineer - 2018
graduate scheme

Graduate Software Engineer - 2018

Balfour Beatty Group
Competitive salary
Time left to apply
11 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

Our Software Engineering Graduates follow a training programme as part of our accredited scheme. You will contribute to software projects within Balfour Beatty Rail Technologies by undertaking analysis, design, and development activities in line with the business software development process, software quality plans, and all other internal quality processes.

You will develop robust maintainable software for projects allocated by the business and support the full project lifecycle as required from requirements capture through to final testing.

The Balfour Beatty Graduate scheme lasts for two years; you will follow a development programme that will equip you with the skills needed to become a business leader of the future. Throughout the two years, you’ll be supported by your line manager and have the opportunity to attend graduate-based events, where you will work with your peers, develop interpersonal skills and share best practice. You will join a graduate cohort and be assigned Business Improvement and Corporate Social Responsibility Projects that can affect the way we work as a business.

Why work for us
We offer a competitive salary that is reviewed annually based on performance. You will have the opportunity to join a contributory pension scheme, flexible benefits package and you may be entitled to a company car, if applicable to the role. Your professional institution fees will be covered.

Our Software Engineering Graduate schemes are based in the following Balfour Beatty Divisions:

  • Balfour Beatty Rail

Company information

We are an international infrastructure group providing innovative and efficient infrastructure that underpins our daily lives, supports communities and enables growth. We finance, develop, build and maintain complex infrastructure such as transportation, power and utility systems and social and commercial buildings. Each year we seek the best Graduates to come and join our ever changing business.

For more information about what you can do as a Balfour Beatty Graduate and what’s involved in the scheme, visit our website and view the profiles of our current graduates across the group.

Person requirements

  • A flexible approach to work and able to adapt to change (you may be required to relocate)
  • A team-focus with the ability to communicate and build relationships with a wide variety of people at all levels
  • A driven, self-motivated attitude, with the able to work on your own initiative and influence key decisions

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • A minimum of a 2:2 BEng (Hons) or MEng (Hons) in software engineering
  • Experience of Visual Studio development environment, C#
  • Basic understanding of LINQ, SQL,SQL Server, Lambda expressions
  • Experience within an engineering environment
  • Eligibility to work and live permanently in the UK

Accepted degree subjects



Competitive salary



How to apply

Should you require any additional support with your application, please email.

We reserve the right to remove adverts should the roles be filled before the closing date. Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as early as possible as CVs will be reviewed and candidates selected on a rolling recruitment basis.

Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People (Two Ticks) symbol and we are a member of Stonewall’s Diversity Champions programme.

Closing date: 31/03/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 31/03/2018

  • Two Ticks - Positive about Disabled People

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