Graduate Software Developer



Shape the future of energy. Join us as a Graduate Software Developer and engineer solutions that make the UK’s energy security stronger, all while helping us reach a net zero future. Work closely with clients. Develop innovative software solutions. And add real value to what we’re offering.

Join us. Unleash your energy within.

As a Graduate Software Developer, you will help solve many of the Energy industry’s challenges using intelligent software. Take on development projects, from start to finish and work on exciting challenges every day. You’ll work with the team to develop, deliver and support a variety of innovative solutions that meet clients’ requirements within time and budget constraints, always aiming to exceed their expectations. Responsibilities you could take on include:

  • Getting involved in the full software development lifecycle and being able to make a positive impact on every stage of a project.
  • Deliver bespoke software applications using a range of modern technologies and platforms, from desktop applications and services to web and cloud solutions and Microsoft Office automation. And you’ll continue to improve your skills and keep up with the latest technologies.
  • Solving logical and algorithmic problems and implementing the solutions into working software features.

What you can expect

We think about your future. We’re seeing more graduates moving into senior roles, faster, and we’re not going to lose momentum. With the structured development programme we’ve designed for people like you, you’ll be on the road to career success. Learn new leadership skills and capabilities from industry professionals at Kent and structured training sessions we’ve planned for you. Build a future in a diverse company that has a real passion to see you develop. We also have a variety of benefits available, including:

  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Private medical insurance
  • Flexible holiday (buy & sell)
  • My Discounts Plus (discounts from shops and retailers)

Who you are

Practical, driven and self-motivated. We revolve around team working, so you will need to be comfortable working collaboratively and alone. Our Graduates should also embrace diversity, equality and inclusion in everything they do. We would also like candidates to have prior experience in software development, particularly .NET (C# or VB.NET) or Python, as well as SQL and desktop and web development experience. You should be a recent graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a similar subject area or have equivalent work experience. Other qualities we like to see in you are:

  • A passion for technology and solving difficult challenges, whilst striving for high-quality standards and continuous learning and improvement
  • Ability to adapt to new environments, domains and changing requirements
  • Strong analytical and logical problem-solving skills
  • A practical mind and being self-motivated, hard-working and reliable

You matter. Whatever your culture, skill, language, age or identity. A diverse workforce is the catalyst for success. We work hard to drive awareness on diversity and inclusion across our business, changing perspectives for the better. Celebrating character and creating a culture where everyone feels a sense of belonging with us.

Who we are

We are Kent. We design, build and maintain the assets that power the world. For over 100 years, we’ve delivered sustainable energy, and we’re taking that to a whole new level. Our goal is to be the global leader in integrated energy services, and we need you to help us get there. Sustainability and innovation are at the forefront of everything we do

Driven by the energy of our team, we employ and empower the best. Our values drive our business. Define what we do. We’re being the best for ourselves, our clients, our partners, the communities we operate in, and the planet.

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We play big. We thrive on emotional agility. We are fanatical about performance. We are built on infinite thinking.

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