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Software Developer, Glasgow, Leeds, London
What you will be doing
Technology is transforming all our lives – developments in robotics, automation, artificial intelligence and big data are creating the careers of the future. Digital careers need intelligent, analytical minds, people who want to make a difference; graduates who desire to be at the forefront of change.
Your two-year journey as a Software Developer will begin at one of FDM’s three academies in Birmingham, London, Leeds or Glasgow, where we will provide you with training and the chance to gain industry recognised qualifications, as well as mentoring and support throughout. Our award-winning Graduate Programme provides a wealth of opportunity to gain transferable skills as well as becoming an expert within your field.
You will be trained in analysis, design, integration and deployment as well as the automation of software systems
You will learn to write and develop test codes to fix faults and create new systems
You will gain skills in stakeholder management, communication, planning and excel
You will work with some of the world's most reputable organisations such as AXA and Virgin Media
What you will have
Whether you’ve been studying for a role in the technology industry or not, we believe all graduates possess the skills to fuel an exciting career in technology. As a Software Developer at FDM you will be working in modern, central training academies with mentoring and on-going support throughout your FDM journey.
You are a 2.2 or above within Science, Technology, Computing, Engineering, Maths or a similar subject
You are an excellent communicator with strong analytics skills
You are ambitious to succeed within the IT industry
You are geography flexible throughout the UK to support our clients
We are FDM
As one of the largest graduate employers in the UK, we offer expert training and career opportunities for those with high-minded ambitions to succeed.
Our Culture - What we do
We are a professional IT services provider, working with multiple clients across different sectors. As one of the fastest growing companies in Europe, we provide bespoke training to graduates to help their transition into a professional career.
In 2017, we launched the careers of over 1,100 graduates with only 11% of those coming from a Computing/ IT background. We welcome graduates from a variety of degrees and backgrounds. You don’t have to study IT to work in IT; your passion for technology and innovation is what matters.
As the UK’s leading IT Graduate Employer, FDM Group is a FTSE 250 employer with a global footprint working with some of the world’s most reputable organisations such as; HSBC, AXA, Save The Children and Virgin Media.
We are proud to be creating and inspiring exciting careers that shape our digital future, by embracing talent from varying backgrounds, nationalities, ethnicity and experiences.
Our Business Sustainability and Innovation team brings together initiatives around diversity and sustainability which provide continuous support to our workforce including: Consultant Peer Support, Mentoring Programme, the Alumni Network and FDM Career Community Events, to mention a few.
We understand that the Tech sector needs to retain, attract and build a talent pool that will fill the jobs of today and tomorrow. We especially understand the importance of increasing the number of opportunities for women in IT. We recognise that a gender-diverse leadership team is more likely to innovate and aim to build on these opportunities year on year.
"We want to see your personality come out... Where does your passion for IT lie?"
Our Graduates - Who we are
It’s a great transition from academia into the working world. I really feel like I contribute.
I’ve had a great opportunity to work with a massive global organisation… getting the chance to travel all across Europe.
Our Future - Where we're going
Maddie Field, Head of Business Sustainability and Innovation
Here at FDM, we create and inspire exciting careers; whilst primarily for graduates this also includes ex-Forces personnel and returners to work.
Thanks to this , the variety of experience in our office is something we are rightly proud of - we don't have to try to be diverse, it's in our DNA.
We have multiple clients across the globe who our graduates will have the opportunity to work closely with in their career with us.
We want to invest in grad careers to help them to share and be a part of our success.