Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Software Engineer - Autumn 2020 start

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Exciting Graduate Opportunities in Scientific Software and Computing

Diamond Light Source is one of the most advanced scientific facilities in the world. It houses the UK’s synchrotron light source, producing beams of light 10 billion times brighter than the sun, to probe the structure and composition of matter. From viruses and vaccines, to alternative energy solutions and nanotechnology, it underpins research and innovation for more than 8000 scientists.

Engineering your Future at Diamond

You will work in a research-focussed environment alongside world-leading scientists and professional engineers, addressing technically-challenging problems for the good of mankind. To help you get started in your career, in this exciting and challenging environment, we offer a two-year-long development programme in software technologies, development methodologies, and personal growth. During this you will gain hands-on experience and exposure to a wide range of cutting-edge technologies including:

  • Big Data Technologies
  • High Performance Data Acquisition
  • Scientific Data Analysis
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Visualisation
  • Augmented and Virtual Reality
  • Web Services
  • Distributed Controls Systems
  • Robotics, Remote Control and Automation.

On completion, you will be contributing to the science and research carried out at Diamond.

You will be passionate about science or engineering and have a strong understanding and interest in software and computing technologies. You will have a good honours degree in Computer Science or a STEM subject.

Interviews will be held on 12th, 13th and 16th December 2019.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 10266
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Opportunity Overview

  • November 30th, 2019
  • £25,881 - £30,449 per annum (Discretionary range to £35,016) + benefits
  • All grades
  • Harwell (Oxfordshire)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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