Graduate Software Developer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1309892392-2
  • Date Posted: 1 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: BG Automotive
  • Location: Wiltshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Transport & Logistics, Automotive
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship


BGA is a leader in the field of Automotive Aftermarket spares for both the UK and export markets.

As a Graduate Software Developer at BG Automotive you will explore a variety of projects, spanning from automation and business intelligence to web development. You will be creating systems and applications, including full development of web applications. You will work closely with other departments to improve areas using software. We are looking for someone with a creative and inquisitive mind, with technological fluency and a logical approach to work. If you have good ideas and even better execution, BGA is an excellent place to develop your skillset.

If you have confidence with Software Development and SQL, we would like to hear from you.

What you will do:

  • Full-Stack web development.
  • Application/System development.
  • Data processing and manipulation.
  • Collaborating with other departments to scope and deliver projects.
  • Software analysis and improvement.

Required Skills:

  • Recent Graduate, ideally with a 2:1 or above in a Computer Science related degree.
  • Experience in Web development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Python) personal or professional.
  • Strong querying using SQL.
  • Confident in the strength of your programming.
  • Logical problem solver.
  • Clear and precise communication.
  • Ability to convert concepts into functional code.

Desirable Skills:

  • Strong Java experience.
  • Interested in Data Science/Business Intelligence.
  • Previous experience developing software/websites.
  • Must be within commuting distance of Swindon

There is strong opportunity within BG Automotive to develop new skills and join a fast-growing company. We are actively seeking candidates with a strong work ethic, a self-starter who is able to demonstrate a proactive approach to the business, with a great level of commitment and dedication to meeting deadlines and deliver high-quality results. In return our benefits include:

Free onsite parking, Service gifts for 5,10,15 plus years, Free tea and coffee, Workplace pension, long service holiday increases.