Software Development Placement (12 month)

  • Job Reference: 2019-1571
  • Date Posted: 25 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Landmark Information Group
  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary, Internship or Placement
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

What it's like to work at Landmark:

We're a friendly, dynamic and supportive team. We encourage passion, ambition and collaboration, both in our performance as a team and individually. New ideas are encouraged. We actively promote involvement in the development and direction of our products and services, as well as finding more efficient ways to work. We also love a good work social and team building events. As well as this we offer:

  • 25 days’ holiday, with optional 5 days unpaid leave per year
  • Free parking
  • Free fruit, biscuits, tea and coffee.
  • Annual lifestyle allowance of £300 to put towards an activity of your choice
  • Cycle to Work scheme and Gym Flex scheme
  • Internal coaching/mentoring system throughout your time here
  • Focus on training and career progression
  • Competitive salary

The Opportunity

Want to work in a fast-paced environment where technology is being utilised to transform the current landscape? Eat, sleep and dream development? Do you get an itch you want to scratch when learning about a new tech? If so, you could be exactly who we are looking for. We will embed you into one of our highly capable development teams. As a junior developer, you will get exposure to a vast array of technology to turn business challenges into business opportunities. Be prepared for a roller-coaster ride, but we will be there to support you every step of the way, to help develop you into the best developer you can be.

During your time with us you will have the opportunity to work within different engineering teams, working on different products and projects, as well as different technologies and people. From the very start of your placement you will be assigned to one of our teams and expected to contribute as an active member, whilst at the same time been given the support and guidance so you can to be successful.

Our Developers have an important voice in how our products are constructed, so our teams consist of talented, collaborative, driven individuals. We work in an open environment that treats people in a first-class manner and provides them with ownership, responsibility, and autonomy. Our teams have great opportunities for personal development and therefore the role would benefit a self-motivated learner.

About You

We are seeking the best and brightest junior developers to join our software engineering teams in Exeter.

Desired skills, experience and personal qualities:

  • Predicted 2:1 or higher in a Computing related degree.
  • Good knowledge of web technologies, including:
    • C#, HTML, CSS, JavaScript
    • Cloud Computing (AWS/Azure)
    • Mobile Development
  • Someone who gets excited by tough technical challenges.
  • Someone who loves to learn and is passionate about helping others.
  • Someone who can collaborate and work well with others.
  • Someone who has a genuine interest in the future of software development.

The key is that you are a capable developer, the specific languages and technologies can then be learned. Your adaptability, aptitude and chiefly attitude are the most important.

 

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