About the Job
We are looking for a motivated trainee to join on our software development team to help the Council use the best Tools and Data to solve problems from booking a waste collection all the way to identifying a family in need. Whilst learning the tools, techniques, and best practices to build software, integrate existing software and handle complex data, you will find Leicester City Council provides an eclectic mix of problems to solve. You will flex both your technical skills alongside your problem-solving skills to help build our future software and data platforms. You will play a pivotal role of transforming the lives of Leicester residents, seeing your results in action with the ability to refine your solutions to achieve constant improvement. All of this takes place against a background of working with market leading developer tools from Microsoft, up to date learning resources and a team that will help you grow. This post is for one Full Time, Fixed Term Graduate contract of 18 months. Interviews will take place w/c August 9th 2021.
We are looking for an enthusiastic graduate with a willingness to learn new skills to join our team. You will enjoy working in one of the biggest growing areas of IT and have access to the latest technology, including the latest in Microsoft developer tools. You will be given the necessary training and support to be able to assist in developing data visualisations using the latest data science techniques and tools such as Python, Notebooks, Power BI and DAX.
What You'll Need
Above all you will be motivated and excited by the fast pace nature of software and data development. You will need to demonstrate a general understanding of how solutions are built from start to finish, and how they are then maintained. You will also need to demonstrate proficiency in at least one development tool and coding language. You should be able to demonstrate how you document fluid software solutions with high quality and relevant documentation. As well as skills in designing and implementing software, you will need to demonstrate good communication and customer support skills. For an informal discussion about this post, please contact on Yasin Jassat (Systems Development Manager) @; email@example.com
Job Reference: LCC02204