Capita Novus - Software Developer

Salary: £24000 to £27000
Location: London
Start date: Various
Sectors: Engineering, Computing & IT, Science & Technology

Graduate Programme

Do you code? Are you passionate about programming? Are you ambitious, analytical and interested in technology? Do you want to build a successful career within IT? Do you want to work for a FTSE 250 Company with a global presence and blue chip clients?

Capita are the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, operating within all sectors including Transport, Banking, Central Government, Education, Insurance, Life and pensions, Retail, media, and utilities.

Capita's prestigious graduate programme - Novus, offers you the opportunity to kick start your career as a software developer. With ground breaking training accredited by the British Computer Society and on site experience with our blue chip clients you will be well on your way to achieving your career goals and succeeding as a software developer with Capita Novus.

The Novus Programme

The programme begins with 8-16 weeks of exclusive training based in either our Manchester or London training centres. Designed to give you the skills, professional certifications and experience to work as a Software Developer on our blue chip client sites.

The training focuses on up to date industry relevant technologies and practices, including; .NET, Java, Oracle, SQL, HTML 5, PHP, C++, Visual studio, SharePoint, TFS, Mobile and gaming development, agile, waterfall and BDD. We are a BCS accredited test and training centre which will give you the opportunity to gain a number of professional accreditations and certificates from the BCS, Oracle and Microsoft.

Upon completion of the training you will be placed on site with one of our prestigious blue chip clients and working on some of the most exciting projects across the UK. You could be producing a ground breaking Mobile application, working on business critical systems, designing and implementing software solutions or developing code and SQL scripts to resolve bugs. Whichever project you work on you will be continuously developing and challenging yourself on a daily basis.

With continuous course dates available throughout the year, we are hiring now for courses starting on 20th March, 15th May, 12th June, 10th July


You will be an enthusiastic individual with a passion for technology and programming, with experience in at least one programming language and an analytical approach to problem solving. Strong communication skills both written and spoken are also vital, as well as the following pre requisites:

• Minimum 2:2 Degree

• Able to attend 16 weeks of unpaid training (London or Manchester)

• Geo graphically flexible - Prepared to relocate around the UK

• Understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle

• A passion for technology and programming

• Committed to the programme for 2 Years