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Graduate Engineering - Software Jobs

date_icon_black31 Jan 2019
date_icon_black31 Jan 2019
currency_icon_black £40k
We look for evidence of outstanding talent and achievement. If you can show a continuous exemplary academic record, we will be able to teach you every
Thales is a French multinational that designs and builds electrical systems and services for the aerospace, defence, transportation and security markets. With diversity of expertise and cultures, we deliver solutions that make tomorrow possible, today."
Microsoft is an American multinational corporation driven by the desire to improve all areas of our lives through technology. We’re looking for creative and ambitious people that constantly want to innovate and change the status quo with us.
At Intel, you can explore a wide range of careers, develop industry-leading innovations, and work with the most cutting-edge technologies. We work with manufacturers such as Apple, Lenovo, HP, and Dell, and have over 100,000 employees around the world."
We are the UK’s leading engineering support services organisation in the UK and employ more than 34,000 people around the world. We make sure we invest in our people, because it's our people that make us, and therefore bring through the next generation of engineering specialists. "
Sony is a company that wants to inspire and fulfil your curiosity. Our business includes electronics, gaming, entertainment, and financial services. We are one of the leading manufacturers of electronic products for the consumer and professional markets."
Through our structured Defence Engineering and Science Group Graduate Scheme, you’ll have an unmatchable start in your career. We have a strong belief in personal development and we dedicate ourselves to helping achieve chartered status in four years."
Cogent Skills   The Cogent Skills is firmly established as the leading provider of recruitment and development services within science-based industries.   Cogent Skills is committed to inspiring you! - the next generation of science bas…
We are an international, integrated engineering consultancy active in 23 locations worldwide. We work with over 50 partners and have 1,800 employees, including some of the world’s strongest consulting engineers. When you join us, we are committed to supporting you develop your own career trajectory to achieve your personal aspirations and ambitions. "
The RAF is no ordinary job. As a graduate, you will have the option to begin officer training, which could lead to a range of roles from flying to intelligence. We will also help you work towards professional qualifications that you will benefit from. "
If you’re looking for your dream job, stop your search now. You’ll find it at SAP. We’re a multinational software corporation with opportunities across a variety of departments. You’ll get great support because we believe our graduates are our future leaders. "
Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a portfolio of world-renowned brands. We are known for our popular gaming titles, including Assassin's Creed, Far Cry, Just Dance, and Tom Clancy's."
Jagex is a British video game developer and publisher based in Cambridge – the UK’s answer to Silicon Valley. Our people are the creators of fantastic realms and epic quests, the writers of history, the makers of legends – and that’s just their day job."
eBay connects millions of buyers and sellers from around the world, empowering small businesses everywhere and creating economic opportunity for all. We aspire to make extraordinary things possible for each other, for our customers, for our employers and for you We’ve been operating for more than 20 years and we're just as passionate about it today as when we founded the company in 1995. Discover our opportunities today."
GE works to make the world a better place by supplying the expertise, finance and technology that helps to build, improve and save lives every day. With 295,000 employees, we have one common mission: build, power, cure, move, and connect the world."
At Dell, we make digital transformation come to life. We enable working professionals within any company to have the power to perform at their best from anywhere. By joining us, you'll be exposed to endless challenges and rewards; opportunities on six continents and a team of colleagues fuelled by collaboration. All of this, and a company deeply committed to integrity and responsibility."
Samsung are seeking outstanding graduates to grow with our brand. We are all about bringing innovation to everyone and we believe that anything is possible. Individuals who are excited by the idea of shaping the future will enjoy their careers with Samsung.
The employees at Apple don’t just create products, they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionised entire industries. We do this by employing diversity into our business. Its the people and their ideas that inspire innovation that runs through everything we do."
Jaguar Land Rover is looking to the future, where digitalisation is changing the automotive industry. We are looking for people whose skills can lead this change. You’ll find our graduate programmes just as inspiring as the vehicles you’ll help produce."
Transport for London (TFL) is the organisation that administers and manages transport across the capital. It’s an exciting, rewarding environment, where 28,000 face the daily challenges that are involved in keeping London moving, working and growing."
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HELPING YOU FIND A CAREER IN Engineering - Software

Technology is moving at a speed that few of us can keep up with, and it's engineering - software graduates that are at the forefront of this. From developing systems for businesses to optimising what's already there, there are multiple graduate engineering - software jobs across the sector.

LOOKING FOR a Software Engineering CAREER?
How much can I earn as a Software Engineer?
Starting salaries for graduates are usually between £22,000 and £26,000 a year, with experienced software engineers being able to earn between £28,000 and £45,000. People in management positions can earn over £50,000 a year. This varies depending on the type of job and company.
What qualifications do I need to be a Software Engineer?
To work in software engineering you will need to acquire a HNC/HND, foundation degree or degree in relevant engineering subject. After a Bachelors Degree Postgraduate study is not essential to enter into software engineering industry but a masters qualification can help further your career. There are many reputable universities who offer postgraduate courses in nuclear subjects. If you took a none software specific degree subject it is also possible to study for a IT conversion qualification, although this is also not essential. Graduate training schemes are available with many employers straight after your bachelors degree. For entry onto one of these schemes usually requires a degree at 2:2 class or above, in a relevant technical or scientific subject.
What skills do I need to be a Software Engineer?
Different roles within the software engineering field will require slightly different specialist skills but in general you will need these skills to succeed:
  • Knowledge of software and programming languages
  • Planning and organisation
  • Problem solving
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Self motivation
What experience do I need to get a job in Software Engineering?
Formal work experience is not essential to enter into this field, but with the easy access to computing technology using your free time to develop IT and development skills would put you at a serious advantage for future employment.