Overview

Aspen Grove Solutions are looking for several students to join our Software Development team for work placement in 2017.

Work activities

Students can expect to be working on several different activities within the assigned team over the course of the work placement. The student will be exposed to several key areas in the software development process such as using best practice tools to improve source code quality, remove redundancies, improve source code security, database unit testing and assisting with system documentation. The students will be writing and altering code in C# using Microsoft Visual Studio IDE and in SQL using Microsoft SQL Server, using source code control systems Subversion or GIT, running regression tests on changes made and troubleshooting issues as they occur. Students may be assigned to project work to assist the team as required.

Length of Work Placement: 20 week period, with an option to extend until end August.

Entry requirements

Students must have a good understanding and working knowledge of software development languages and a working knowledge of database design and SQL. Ideally a working knowledge of .NET and Microsoft dev. tools. Exposure to unit testing, test automation, technical system documentation or project management are an advantage.

The ideal candidate would possess the following attitudes

  • Good communication skills, works well in a team environment, self-motivated and conscientious.
  • Proactive in their approach to work – knowing when to ask for assistance or to raise a blocking issue with their Team Lead.
  • Creative, enthusiastic and a willingness to learn.

 

About Aspen Grove Solutions

Aspen Grove Solutions (AGS) is a leading provider of enterprise-wide technology solutions for the financial and mortgage services industries. Our Aspen iFamily® products are easy to use and quick to implement. Our clients include banks, servicers, investors, property inspection and preservation companies, contractors, agents/brokers, and asset managers. We are an exciting, vibrant, and fast-paced company and we are looking for like-minded people to join our team. Company History AGS was founded in Boston, MA in 1997 and our technology offices are based in Tralee, Co Kerry having a very strong local association with Tralee and Kerry. Our US headquarters is based in Frederick, Maryland. We are a privately held company continuing to expand our offerings through the Aspen iFamily® suite of products. Why Work with AGS? We are a company that cares about our people. This is evidenced by our open and friendly atmosphere. We provide an inclusive, dynamic and forward thinking workplace where people are at the heart of driving the company forward. AGS strives to develop your career with us by providing training and personal development. We are committed to the health and well-being of all our team; with an active sports and social club, wellness programme, onsite gym with weekly classes, and a dedicated Employee Assistance Programme.