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Graduate Software Engineer

Bristol and Chippenham
About The Company

Employing around 580 staff, SCISYS group is a leading developer of information and communications technology services, e-business, web and mobile applications, editorial newsroom and advanced technology solutions.

The Company operates in a broad spectrum of market sectors, including media & broadcast, space, government & defence and commerce. SCISYS clients are predominantly blue-chip and public-sector organisations.

Customers include the Environment Agency, the Ministry of Defence, Airbus Defence & Space, Arqiva, Vodafone, the European Space Agency, Eumetsat, the BBC, RNLI, Pets at Home, Siemens and the National Trust. The Company has offices in Chippenham, Bristol, Leicester, Reading and Germany.

About The Role

We will be seeking a number of high-calibre graduate software engineers to join the Enterprise Solutions and Defence Division in 2018, based in Bristol or Chippenham, UK. 

Working for SCISYS is always both challenging and rewarding. Our staff are enthusiastic, self-starters who thrive in a dynamic environment where our size means we are large enough to count and small enough to care.

What you will do

As a software engineer you will take on a variety of project activities, including: Designing, Building, Testing and Supporting software solutions for our clients. SCISYS utilises a comprehensive range of technologies and we endeavour to build up a broad skill set in our staff. You will be working with people who are experts in their field and as a valued member of the team we’ll expect you to make a real contribution to the success of our business.

Your first role is likely to include developing and testing code alongside experienced developers providing real world experience. Using our expertise we will build on your IT experience taking you from entry-level to specialist.

Key Responsibilities

The Requirements

  • Educated to degree level in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a STEM related degree with a computing component.
  • An analytical approach and problem solving abilities

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • A hunger to learn and work in a variety of technical areas.

  • Must be willing to work on defence projects.

  • Must be eligible for security clearance (need to have been resident in UK for >5 years).

  • A driving license would be an advantage.

SCISYS offers a competitive salary plus an attractive benefits package.

Please include your cover letter in your CV as the portal will only allow you to upload one document.
Alternatively, once you have submitted your application into the portal, please email a cover letter to recruitment@scisys.co.uk and we will upload this manually.

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