IT Graduate (Software Dev, Web Systems Admin, Data Engineer, Mobile Innovation) x5

Job Reference : NRD-MAN-ITX-01749
Closing Date : 16/02/2018
Salary : Up to £25k + Excellent Benefits
Department : IT
Hours Per week : 36.17 hrs per week, M - F

We have 5 graduate/placement opportunities across Software Development, Web Systems Administration, Data Engineering and Mobile Innovation.

We don’t expect you to be an expert, but a fundamental understanding of how things work is important. We are looking for inquisitive attitude and evidence of self-motivation to build on your knowledge and develop your skills. Most importantly we are looking for individuals passionate about technology and keen to develop our systems to support how we deliver great online customer experience!

You’ll receive a high standard of technical training across relevant technologies and systems as well as agile methodologies, scrums and cloud technology as well as regular opportunities to grow and develop your professional and team working skills. You’ll be rewarded both professionally and financially as you hit key milestones in your development.

Typical responsibilities:

Software Dev

Our teams use a variety of tech including Java 8, JavaScript, Bootstrap, JQuery, the full Spring stack including MVC, Security, Integration and WS along with Hybris, SpringBoot and gradle.

Led by a Technical Architect, our Software Developers manage the smooth running of the systems at our fulfilment centre and contact centre. They are also involved in the integration of cutting edge technology into our Financial Services division, so your work will not only impact and improve the experience of our customers, but our colleagues too. 

Web Systems Admin

Our teams use a variety of tech including UNIX, Oracle DB, scripting languages e.g. Perl, Apache/Tomcat, Hybris, WebSphere, DB2, IBM z/OS.

The team support, maintain and deploy Java code builds for our 20 fashion and homeware high traffic websites. We also assist in key business projects, innovation of digital solutions and development of the new US contact centre application. The team also support the internal web systems used to load new content onto the websites along with aiding other areas of the business so your work will not only impact and improve the experience of our customers, but our colleagues too.


You’ll use your technical skills in Java, JavaScript and C# to develop cutting edge solutions to benefit our colleagues and customers. You’ll use your problem solving skills to support business facing projects to ensure solutions meet business needs.

You’ll be coordinating and leading exciting investigations as well as designing and implementing business applications, produce system and user documentation, test, debug and document software to help produce minimum viable products for further scaling.


Who would succeed in these roles?

You will have specialist knowledge in one of the above areas of IT. Ideal candidates will have University Degree in Computer Science (or similar) or some technical training on the relevant systems listed above. We are interested in speaking to true technology enthusiast no matter how you got there.

We are looking for individuals keen to get stuck in and want to learn, you will be supporting the team with daily tasks whilst completing additional training, so you must be able to prioritise and  self-motivate.

You will be able to demonstrate true passion for IT and highlight how you have been able to implement theory into practice. Ideal candidate will be aware of top technologies in the market and how these may support ecommerce growth for N Brown Group.

These roles will suit individuals who enjoy fast pace environment and are able to deal with change on a regular basis to keep up with the developing customer needs. 


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