Graduate Software Engineer

Graduate Software Engineer

Job Title: Graduate Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Salary: Bonus + pension
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896164_1566376536
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 21, 2019 09:35

Job Description

Graduate Software Engineer
Our Client is a leading manufacturer of GNSS navigation systems, based North of Oxford, they are looking for a Graduate Software Engineer to join the team to develop and maintain GUI applications running on Windows.
Key Responsibilities
*Learn how to develop application and GUI software covering the full software life-cycle using WPF and the MVVM design pattern. Learn how to capture customer/user requirements, then design, develop, test and maintain software, including the release process, version control of software releases, and bug management.
*Work as team member on software projects and learn from senior developers how to manage your own smaller software projects. Work collaboratively with people inside and outside R&D department to help the team release quality software within specified timescales.
*Learn about and use company procedures, processes, and consistent styles. Learn about coding standards/conventions and best practices when developing software. Learn how to maintain software traceability by use of documentation, version control and bug tracking management tools.
*Develop a good knowledge of the C# programming language and of the classes within the .NET framework as well as the Microsoft Windows operating system and how it interacts with the software environment. Develop a good knowledge and understanding of object-oriented programming and the use of design patterns.
*Install, use and update tools and libraries (e.g. development environments) needed for software development.
*Investigate ideas, suggestions and problems relating to existing and new software products raised by employees,
*Investigate leading technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and experiment with their use in product software.

Key Skills/Experience
*2:1 Degree in an engineering related subject or Computer Science
*Good understanding of C++ and/or C#
*Strong Team Player
*Problem Solver
Key Words: Software, Graduate, C++, C#, Windows, GUI, MVVM, Artificial Intelligence
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, Bicester
Salary: to £DOE + Bonus and Benefits
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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