Greater Manchester, M1 £25k (DOE) + Benefits + Travel
We have a unique opportunity for a Graduate Developer / Junior Developer / Graduate Software Developer (Java, C#, C, C++, Perl, Ruby or PHP) to join a global technology business in Central Manchester. With substantial training on offer you will be either a fresh graduate or a developer with some commercial experience looking to build a career within a global software business offering a relocation opportunity to Qatar or UAE!  Read on...

With offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Vancouver, Toronto, Washington and Doha, our client delivers powerful software solutions to natural history museums, cultural history museums, art museums, herbaria, botanic gardens and archives across the world.  Founded in 1986 they are considered as leaders in their field with their technology used by many of the largest museums and institutions in the world.

Joining as Graduate Developer / Junior Developer / Graduate Software Developer you will get a rare and exciting opportunity to put your development skills (Java, C#, C, C++, Perl, Ruby or PHP) to the test whilst working on high profile museum / archival technology.  On a day-to-day basis expect to work alongside a team of talented developers supporting and developing products running on UNIX and Windows systems, including occasionally at customer sites.

After 1 – 2 years based in Manchester the right candidate will get the opportunity to relocate to Qatar or UAE to develop the business in the Middle East (other opportunities may exist for travel and work in other offices).  A desire to travel is therefore essential with any language skills highly beneficial (ideally Arabic, French or other European).

To qualify... You should be a degree educated (BSc or equivalent) Graduate Developer / Junior Developer with a high level of aptitude in a modern programming language (Java, C#, C, C++, Perl, Ruby or PHP) and ideally some exposure to the following (although not essential):

  • Object oriented or relational database design and use, SQL
  • Unix, Unix Administration, Shell scripting
  • Perl
  • Windows servers
  • Client / server applications
  • HTML, PHP, JavaScript, CSS and other Web technologies
  • Crystal Report Writer

Working closely with both customers and other developers it is also essential that you possess a professional approach and good communication and presentation skills.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong work ethic looking to work for a global tech business offering career progression, substantial training, the opportunity to travel and a competitive salary.  Get in touch...

* When applying, please attach a cover letter in a word/.pdf format.

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