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Software Engineering Graduate Scheme

Programme Overview

Extensive training period of 10-12 weeks where you will be introduced to Callcredit and will gain appropriate skills and experience to join our Software Engineering department as an associate engineer. The associate engineer role is the starting point on our software development career path.

What's included?


Technical                                                               computer gear  

  • C# Programming, Querying SQL Server and Data Warehousing
  • Introduction to a testing mind-set, Test Driven development and unit testing
  • Scripting languages e.g. JavaScript
  • Automating with PowerShell
  • Introduction to agile methodologies e.g. scrum
  • Application Lifecycle Management Using Visual Studio 2013 (SCRUM)
  • Understanding Linux, PHP
  • Introduction to cloud computing, e.g. Getting Started on Azure


Interpersonal development modules

  • Time Management
  • Presentation Skills
  • Communication Skills


Project based work

  • Practical ways to embed your course learnings
  • Working as team to tackle real life challenges at Callcredit

 

What do I gain?


Qualifications                                                         Qualification

  • BCS ISTQB Qualification in software testing
  • Microsoft Exam 70-461 Querying Microsoft SQL Server
  • Microsoft Exam 70-483 Programming in C#


Extras

  • Access to a vibrant and exciting development community at Callcredit. We currently have a strong team of one hundred at our head office with connections to external developer led user groups e.g. we host Leeds Sharp, Leeds Code Dojo and Leeds SQL User Group 
  • Structured career path post graduate programme
  • Extensive support on and post graduate programme eg. mentor/coach/buddies
  • Hack Days on site at our Leeds Head office
  • Social activities for graduates
  • Opportunities for travel to our international office locations, mainly Kaunas, Lithuania


Ways to find out more