Graduate/Junior Enterprise Software Developer

Location: Derby, GB

Salary: £ 18,000 - 25,000

Job type: Permanent

Tracsis Condition Monitoring (MPEC Technology Ltd) provides end-to-end solutions for monitoring critical infrastructure assets in real time, to identify problems and aid with preventative maintenance.

Through continued development of bespoke hardware and software products, MPEC has become a leading supplier of condition monitoring systems to the UK railway and has helped make Britain's railways safer and more reliable.

The role

We are looking for a bright, self-motivated developer to join a small enterprise software development team. In addition to utilising and extending your experience in Java development, you will be encouraged to develop your skills in new and upcoming technologies including; Hadoop, Cassandra, Spark, Hazelcast & Typescript.

This is a unique opportunity to get into a small, fast growing technology company. As a developer in a small company, you will not only be making a real difference to rail passengers all over the world, you will have the opportunity to help steer current and long-term software development within the business.

Highlights

  • Small company environment, with benefits & growth opportunities from being part of the wider Tracsis group.
  • Agile development approach.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Cutting-edge technologies.
  • Heavy investment in R&D.
  • Modern business park location, a few minutes walk from Derby rail station.

Key accountabilities & responsibilities

  • Developing and delivery of high quality software.
  • Working as part of a team, providing support to other team members where necessary.
  • Analysis of product requirements.

Essential skills

  • A keen interest in software development and an aptitude for modelling complex problem domains.
  • Careful attention to detail.
  • Experience in object-oriented development and design patterns.
  • Experience in some, or all of the following; Java, Javascript, Typescript, SQL, Spring, AngularJS, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Self-starter who is organised, a quick learner and team oriented.

Desirable skills

  • Experience of Java frameworks, particularly Spring/Spring Boot.
  • Experience of ORM technologies such as Hibernate/JPA.
  • Experience of UI standards and graphical interface design.
  • Experience of version control and continuous integration.
  • Experience of unit testing such as jUnit and jMock.

Staff benefits

  • Flexible working hours (37.5 hour week)
  • Free lunch
  • Company bicycle scheme
  • Discounted commuter rail travel
  • Discounted leisure rail travel for you and a partner
  • Group bonus scheme
  • Contributory company pension scheme
  • Company funded sports & leisure activities
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (long term service award scheme also available)

To apply, send your CV and cover letter to careers@mpec.co.uk

ABSOLUTELY NO AGENCIES

Applications received from agencies will not be considered and unsolicited calls from agencies are not welcome.

Current positions

Graduate/Junior Enterprise Software Developer

Staff benefits

› Flexible working hours (37.5 hour week)
› Free lunch
› Company bicycle
› Discounted commuter rail travel
› Discounted leisure rail travel
› Group bonus scheme
› Company pension scheme
› Company funded sports & leisure activities