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Consultant Graduate Developer (January 2022)

Consultant Graduate Developer (January 2022)2021-09-24T05:16:30-04:00<p><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Want to work in an inclusive, supportive environment where you can freely voice your ideas and opinions?</span></em></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks is a global software consultancy with an aim to create a positive impact on the world through technology. Our community of technologists thinks disruptively to deliver pragmatic solutions for our clients' most complex challenges. We are curious minds who come together as collaborative and inclusive teams to push boundaries, free to be ourselves and make our mark in tech.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Our developers have been contributing code to major organisations and open source projects for over 25 years. They’ve also been writing books, speaking at conferences and helping push software development forward, changing companies and even industries along the way. We passionately believe that software quality is driven by open communication, review and collaboration. That’s why we’re such vehement supporters of open source and have made significant contributions to open source tools for testing, continuous delivery (GoCD), continuous integration (CruiseControl), machine learning and healthcare.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As consultants, we</span><a href="https://www.thoughtworks.com/careers/hub/consultant-life"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">work onsite with our clients</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> to ensure we’re evolving their technology and empowering adaptive mindsets to meet their business goals. You could influence the digital strategy of a retail giant, build a bold new mobile application for a bank or redesign platforms using event sourcing and intelligent data pipelines. You will learn how to apply the latest Lean and Agile thinking, create pragmatic solutions to solve mission-critical problems and challenge yourself every day.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Our graduates jumpstart their careers with a trip to</span><a href="https://www.thoughtworks.com/careers/graduates"> Thoughtworks University</a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> (TWU): a three-week training program in India or China (virtual at present). When you return home, the Graduate Engagement Lead provides continual on-boarding support and further dedicated learning time, to help you grow into your new role at Thoughtworks. </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">Whether you’re a Computer Science Graduate with less than 1 year of professional experience, a coding boot camp graduate or a “career changer” who is working toward becoming a software developer, you have the opportunity to join our community.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><strong>You’ll spend time on the following:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will pair to write clean and iterative code using practices like TDD, SOLID principles, OO design, and pair programming</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will use continuous delivery practices to improve software delivery speed</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will work in collaborative, product-focused teams to build innovative customer experiences for a variety of clients</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Learn, digest and subsequently apply the latest technology thinking from our</span><a href="https://www.thoughtworks.com/radar"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> tech radar</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> to solve client problems</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Tackle a variety of challenges for clients of all industries, while collaborating with new teammates from diverse backgrounds</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>Here’s what we’re looking for:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have less than 1 year of professional experience working as a developer</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have knowledge of a development languages such as Java, JavaScript or C#&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You understand analysis, design, coding and OO concepts</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You’re open to hybrid working and travel model (up to 3 days on client site per week)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You thrive in a collaborative and un-hierarchical environment</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have a passion for learning and a desire to create meaningful solutions for business problems</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You’re resilient in ambiguous situations and can approach challenges from multiple perspectives</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>A few important things to know:</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As a consultancy, we work with clients across the UK, and you may find that you are staffed on a project that requires you to be flexible about UK travel in the work week. As we embrace a hybrid working model, this could be up to 2-3 days per week.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Please note we are currently recruiting for our first intake of the 2022 programme which will start in late January. </span></p> <p><img src="https://dynamic.thoughtworks.com/careers/jobs/signature_badges_2019.png" width="400" height="161"></p> <p style="color: white;">#LI-UK</p> <p style="color: white;">#LI-SB1</p>ThoughtworksManchesterUK