Graduate Software Systems Engineer
graduate scheme

Graduate Software Systems Engineer

Diamond Light Source Ltd
£25,247 - £29,702
Time left to apply
17 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

Exciting graduate opportunities in scientific software and computing (Summer 2018 start)

Diamond Light Source is one of the most advanced scientific facilities in the world. It houses the UK’s synchrotron light source, producing beams of light 10 billion times brighter than the sun, to probe the structure and composition of matter. From viruses and vaccines, to alternative energy solutions and nanotechnology, it underpins research and innovation for more than 8000 scientists.

You will work in a research focused environment alongside world leading scientists and professional engineers addressing technically challenging problems for the good of mankind. To help you get started in your career, in this exciting and challenging environment, we offer a two-year-long development programme in software technologies, development methodologies, and personal growth. During this you will gain hands-on experience and exposure to a wide range of cutting edge technologies. Including:

  • Big data technologies
  • pHigh erformance data acquisition
  • Scientific data analysis
  • Data science
  • Machine learning
  • Data visualisation
  • Augmented and virtual reality
  • sWeb ervices
  • Distribcuted ontrols systems
  • Robotics, remote control and automation

On completion, you will be contributing to the science and research carried out at Diamond.

Person requirements

Qualifications and experience requirements

You will be passionate about science or engineering, and have a strong understanding and interest in software and computing technologies. You will have a good honours degree in computer science or a STEM subject.

Accepted degree subjects



£25,247 - £29,702

(Discretionary range to £34,157)



How to apply

For more information and to apply, please visit our website.

Job ref: 101/17/NH

Closing date: 15/10/2017

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 09/10/2017

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