Associate Software Engineer

at Puppet, Inc. Belfast, Northern Ireland

Puppet is looking for a curious, accountable, empathetic and, above all, collaborative Software Engineering Graduate to join our team as an Associate!

In this role you will focus on designing software that is scalable, durable, and performs well, alongside regularly communicating status and escalating blocking issues. You will have the opportunity to learn from experienced software engineers, work collaboratively as part of a team and perform independently on tasks. 

At Puppet, you’ll gain experience with a wide range of technologies...

  • Cloud/Containers (Docker, AWS, Azure, OpenStack)
  • Javascript (Ember.js, React.js)
  • Backend Languages (Go, Clojure)
  • Databases (PostgreSQL)
  • Automated testing (Ruby, Selenium)
  • DevOps and Configuration Management

If you already have some experience with any of these technologies please shout it out in your application!

You will be a great fit for this position if ...

  • You are studying Computer Science, Software Engineering  and are currently on track for a 2:1 or higher or alternatively, you will have some relevant experience in a similar position
  • You have a good understanding of algorithms, data structures and programming
  • You are familiar with the software development life cycle and have an understanding of version control.
  • You possess strong written and verbal communication skills. 
  • You apply logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

About Puppet

Puppet’s core mission is to eliminate soul-crushing work. We give robots tasks and we give each other inspiration. We created the industry standard for managing infrastructure as code. And we didn’t stop there—our product portfolio has grown to help organizations automate across their entire software delivery lifecycle. With more than two-thirds of Fortune 100 companies using Puppet’s open-source or commercial products, our code is helping power thousands of organizations across the world. 

As the industry leader in DevOps solutions, we realize that our success is a collective effort; all made possible by the incredible people working here, our customers, partners, and Puppet community.

Puppet People & Culture 

Our culture is built on positivity, diversity, inclusivity and support—and we seek people who are resilient, entrepreneurial-minded, team players who continually strive to be incrementally better every single day. We work hard, but we also have lots of fun. Whether in the office or working remotely we stay connected through events, blogs, quizzes, social hours, talent shows, our love of dogs and much more!

Benefits & Perks of Working for Puppet

  • Attractive benefits package 
  • 25 Days annual leave 
  • Tools to foster your career growth

If this sounds like what you’re looking for then we can’t wait to hear from you! The closing date for applications is November 6th at 6:30pm, so make sure you tailor your CV and share it across before then! 


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