Vacancy posted: Thursday, 21 Jun 2012
An exciting opportunity for top graduates to work on successful and award-winning products within an Agile development organisation in a growing, dynamic software company.
Focused on developing both existing MAX products as well as the next generation of GFI’s cloud based products, the successful candidates will be part of the team responsible for GFI MAX RemoteManagement, currently used by 6,000 IT Support Providers in five different languages around the world. Involved in every aspects of the SDLC, including specification and design, the successful candidates will have a hand in shaping the future of these products.
The successful candidates will have knowledge of Object Orientated Programming ideally with exposure to PHP or another comparable, dynamic language and have some experience of Java (ideally with GWT) and/or C++.
The successful candidates will then gain exposure to SCRUM, Test Driven Development and Continuous Integration before seeing their code deployed and used online by thousands of IT Professionals throughout the world.
Attitude is very important to us. The successful candidates will be positive, enthusiastic professionals who are passionate about software development with a constant desire to learn more and want to take ownership of their work, make a lasting impact on the business and the role their own.
Any software development experience in a professional environment would be highly beneficial.
The successful candidate will ideally have/be expecting a 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent) in a software related discipline.
GFI Software provides web and mail security, archiving and fax, networking and security software and hosted IT solutions for small to medium-sized enterprises (SME) via an extensive global partner community. GFI products are available either as on-premise solutions, in the cloud or as a hybrid of both delivery models. With award-winning technology, a competitive pricing strategy, and a strong focus on the unique requirements of SMEs, GFI satisfies the IT needs of organizations on a global scale. The company has offices in the United States (North Carolina, California and Florida), UK (Dundee, Edinburgh and London), Austria, Australia, Germany, Malta, Hong Kong, Philippines and Romania, which together support hundreds of thousands of installations worldwide. GFI is a channel-focused company with thousands of partners throughout the world and is also a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner.
GFI has grown rapidly over the last two years, both organically and through acquisition, including HoundDog Technology in Scotland, which now forms the GFI MAX business unit. The cloud based, Software-as-a-Service, GFI MAX products are aimed at IT Support companies and Managed Services Providers, providing a toolset to enable them to deliver a higher quality of service to their clients, efficiently and cost-effectively.