Graduate Software Engineer (Plymouth, Full time)

About Us

Established in 2008, we are a growing solutions and software engineering company operating out of our HQ in the Plymouth Science Park. We provide our public and private sector clients with a portfolio of skills and services including: Software Engineering, Cloud Transitioning, Solutions Architecture and Systems Integration.

Rowe IT is an exciting, progressive business which has developed strong working relationships with its clients.  At the heart of this is its staff; people who believe in collaboration and have passion and pride in what they achieve.  As a part of this you will have the opportunity to flexibly work in a modern, vibrant office and expand your knowledge and skills into exciting new areas.  As Rowe IT grows, we will ensure you do too.

Your Role

Based in our Plymouth HQ, you will be working as part of a multi-skilled team to deliver solutions to our clients predominantly based in the South West but potentially elsewhere. Your role will be hands on, involved in the design and development of either front end interfaces and/or back end services for our projects.   Some offsite travel and working will be required.

Who Are You?

You are a graduate with a good degree in a Computing or science discipline, with a passion for creating great solutions. With the help of our experienced team you will have the opportunity to grow your skills and become an awesome software engineer, using cutting edge technologies and practices.

You should be a team player; comfortable collaborating and operating in a dynamic customer facing environment. A growth mind-set and the ability to think creatively is essential.

Some projects will require that you undertake and be eligible for UK security clearance (BPSS or SC).

Required Skills: 

  • JavaScript (including experience with libraries such as JQuery), HTML5, CSS3
  • At least one backend object orientated language (e.g. Java, C#, C++)
  • Good communication skills

Desired Skills:

  • Typescript (e.g. Angular)
  • Java (ideally with Spring)
  • AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Software Design patterns
  • Automated Testing
  • Agile, Scrum
  • Restful web service experience


As well as a competitive salary dependent upon experience, we also offer great benefits including:

  • 7.5% Pension contribution
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life insurance
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Free parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Training and development (including conference attendance)
  • High specification laptop and mobile phone
  • Onsite cafe

Sound good?

If you are passionate about your work, proactive and curious about new technology and solutions, we want to hear from you.  Send your CV and covering letter to

Just so you know, we’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we value diversity at our company. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or choice of mobile phone.