Graduate Software Engineer - Java

Reports to: 
Development Team Leader
Reference : 
Closing Date: 
Friday, September 30, 2016
Skill Area: 
Software Development

Company background

Axios Systems is an international IT Service Management software company who develop, implement and support assyst, a sophisticated and high-value business software solution.  

Headquartered in Edinburgh with offices across Europe, North America & Asia Pacific and with strategic partnerships worldwide, we specialise in delivering Help Desk and IT Service Management solutions to large blue-chip organisations and to the public sector while offering world class, best practice consultancy solutions.

Department remit

  • To provide world-class software development solutions for the assyst product suite
  • Develop software concepts to support multiple access channels with associated user interfaces satisfying the needs of a diverse set of users
  • Provide technical support and consultancy for assyst
  • To support the Sales and Professional Services teams

Job responsibilities

  • Responsible for the development of significant features and components of the assyst product suite
  • Responsible for all aspects of the development lifecycle, including analysis, design, implementation and testing
  • Undertaking diverse and dynamic projects dependent upon departmental requirements
  • Provide 3rd level application support where appropriate

Skills and experience

Essential Desirable
2:1 University Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent Application Servers: JBoss and/or WebSphere
Project or placement experience in developing Java/Java EE applications Java EE technologies such as EJB3, Servlets, JSP, etc.
Web development experience using JavaScript, HTML, CSS JavaScript frameworks such as Dojo or jQuery
RDBMS knowledge and experience, e.g. SQL Server and/or Oracle Java persistence frameworks such as Hibernate/JPA
Experience or knowledge of agile software development practices e.g. scrum, iterative development, user stories etc.

System integrations using technologies such as RESTful web services, JMS, RMI

Strong problem-solving and analytical skills Version control software: Subversion, Git etc.
Enthusiastic, flexible, career driven & responsible Knowledge of design patterns, UML etc. for the purposes of communicating Analysis & Design
Good communicator  

The organisation will offer a comprehensive benefits package to the successful candidate.

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