Graduate Software Engineer (Plymouth, Full time)

Covid-19 Update:  Despite the pandemic we have continued on our growth journey.  We’ve been delivering our services remotely since March 2020, and adapted our hiring process accordingly.  We are well practiced in interviewing online and onboarding new teams members remotely.

About Us

We are an established technology service provider operating out of the South West, applying knowhow and expertise to help our clients with their digital journey.  Through agile software engineering practices, exploiting the power of the cloud and unlocking value in data, we deliver innovative cutting edge services and solutions.

Rowe IT is an exciting, growing business which has developed strong working relationships with prestigious clients who include the MOD, Met Office, UK Hydrographic Office, Forestry Commission and central government.  At the heart of this is its staff; people who believe in collaboration and have a 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 exiting 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

Benefits

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 (e.g. conference attendance, AWS certification)
  • Flexibility in working arrangements (e.g. some homeworking)

Our culture

Culture is at the heart of our growth.  With values developed by our employees, our customers needs and challenges are behind our drive and passion.  Our commitment is to offer cutting edge solutions, provide support and adapt to meet our customer needs.  This would not be possible without the growth mentality and love of technology encapsulated by all at Rowe IT.  We passionately believe in knowledge sharing and continual development.  To do this we have created a culture which allows employees to grow by exploring new areas and skills.  Our employees are the best at what they do and are at the heart of our culture.  We encourage flexibility of working to ensure a healthy work/life balance.  We are one team; supportive and fun celebrating individuality.  We are Rowe IT

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 careers@roweit.co.uk

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.