Software Engineer (KTP Associate)
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Software Engineer (KTP Associate)

Job description

In collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University, we are seeking to recruit a high calibre graduate software engineer to lead on the design, development and deployment of NetSuite ERP and associated modules. The new service represents a major strategic venture for the company.

For over 20 years, Highlander IT provided the reassurance of first-class support to businesses nationally. Highlander prides itself on keeping IT the way it should be; uncomplicated. Our goal is to make sure that IT never stands in the way and instead helps our clients realise the ambitions they have for their organisations. In an increasingly competitive market, the company has identified a strategic opportunity based on NetSuite ERP.

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships is a world leading programme helping UK businesses to improve their competitiveness and productivity through the better use of knowledge, technology and skills. You will be based at the company’s offices on Shepcote Lane, Sheffield and will work directly with senior company staff. Additional support in software engineering, information system and service design will be provided from experts at Sheffield Hallam University.

The job will provide a great opportunity for someone wanting a significant role in the company's growth. The appointment carries a range of benefits including:

  • Structured support to aid your personal development
  • A generous personal development budget that is in addition to formal management training
  • Automatic inclusion in a defined benefit pension scheme
  • The opportunity to register for a higher degree for which tuition fees will be waived

Fixed-term for 27 months.

What we are looking for

You must be self-motivated, have excellent communication and writing skills and be able to work effectively on your own and as part of a team. Experience of commercial development, web technologies, project management and user centred system design is desirable.


You should be educated to degree-level at 2:1 or higher in computing with experience of API integration services.

Accepted degree subjects

  • computer sciences and IT

How to apply

For non-EU applicants, we are unlikely to be able to offer a certificate of sponsorship for this job (unless you are switching from a UK student visa), so you should only apply if you already have unrestricted permission to work in the UK.

Please quote job number: 047402.

**We particularly welcome applicants from underrepresented groups**

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 24/02/2019

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Closing date: 24/02/2019


Additional job details


£24,000 to £27,000

Salary dependent on experience

ContractFixed term
Working hoursFull-time

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