Software Developer - London
graduate scheme

Software Developer - London

Competitive salary

Job description

Do you code and are you passionate about programming?

Are you ambitious, analytical and interested in technology? Do you want to build a successful career within IT? Do you want to work for a FTSE Company with a global presence and blue chip clients?

Capita IT Resourcing’s prestigious graduate programme – Novus, offers you the opportunity to kick start your career in the systems development, user experience and installation and integration arena. With our ground breaking skills development programme accredited by the British Computer Society and on site experience with our blue-chip clients you will be well on your way to achieving your career goals and succeeding as an IT professional.

The Novus Development and Implementation Programme
The programme begins with 8 -16 weeks of exclusive skills development supported by the British Computer Society’s IT skills framework, SFIAplus. The programme is designed to give you the skills, professional certifications and experience to work in roles such as Software Developer or Developer in Test. The syllabus focuses on up to date industry relevant methodologies and practices, such as behavioural skills, data analysis, systems design, database design, programming/software development, testing, and systems integration. We are a BCS accredited test and learning centre which will give you the opportunity to gain a number of certifications from the BCS.

During skills development, you will receive financial support in a training bursary and upon successful completion of Core SFIAplus skills you will have the opportunity to be placed on site within a Capita business or with one of our prestigious blue chip clients for up to two years on a fixed term contract. You could be working on some of the most exciting projects across the UK, producing a ground breaking mobile application, working on business-critical systems, designing and implementing software solutions and developing code. Whichever project you work on you will be continuously developing and challenging yourself on a daily basis.

Person requirements

You will be an enthusiastic individual with a passion for technology, and programming, with some practical coding skills in at least one programming language (C#, C++, Python,, or Java). Strong communication skills both written and spoken are also vital, as well as the following pre requisites:

  • Minimum 2:2 degree
  • Able to attend 8-16 weeks training in Manchester or London before you may be selected for work
  • Geographically flexible – Prepared to relocate around the UK if required for work placements
  • Demonstrable understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle
  • Analytical mind and a keen eye for detail
  • A passion for technology and problem solving or programming
  • Committed to the programme for two years
  • All candidates must be able to demonstrate a pre-existing right to work in the UK. Documentary proof will be requested at interview

Please Note: Should you leave the training programme prior to completion, or within an initial period of employment, some training costs may be repayable.

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How to apply

Closing date: 30/04/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 30/04/2018

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