Level 3 Software Development Technician
Junior Software Developer
Salary: £4.50per hour (to be reviewed once probation period passed)
Please contact Ciara on Ciara.Glynn@estio.co.uk or call 01133 500 333
About the company:
This company was set up in 2008. Seeing a gap in the market for truly bespoke data connected solutions. Since its inception the company has grown from a single Computer Science graduate, to a fully-fledged Dev Ops team being able to provide 24/7 support to our customers globally writing our own software for iOS / Android / Windows 8 / Blackberry 10 Augmented Reality, Cloud Integrated
Native Applications, Not Ported
Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for a Junior Software Developer with a bespoke software development company based in Dronfield.
We are looking for a passionate coder with some working knowledge of an existing programme language preferably in C#, Java, Objective-C or other programme languages but this is not essential as training will be given. As well as a person who thrives on being challenged.
You must have the ability to write code and have an understanding of algorithms/data structure, have a passion for software development, committed to build quality into products, have a positive and constructive approach and an enthusiasm to learn and a willingness to go the extra mile. A team player with the ability to work on their own initiative.
This is an exciting opportunity for a junior developer to join a successful forward facing Software Company with a varied client base that have big plans in return for a career progression, a friendly atmosphere and a great social environment.
Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:
- Producing quality code by following our internal guidelines and innovative approach to software
- Be able to follow instructions/templates given by senior members of the development team
- Must have a GCSE grade B in Maths
- Must have a GCSE grade C or above in any science
- Computer Science would be a an advantage
- Some knowledge in any language (other than scratch)
- Demonstration of any coding undertaken
- Good time-keeping
- Attention to detail
The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.
Training to be provided:
The Estio Training programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.
Learners will receive six weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated Skills Development Coach who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.
This apprenticeship will give you a Level 3 Software Development Technician Standard with training in areas such as:
- Functional skills, Maths L2 and English L2
- Software Development Fundamentals
- Software Development Context and Methodologies (Two Parts)
Some of these modules will include an option to take an examination in order to receive a professional certificate.