Jobs at axisfirst

Due to expansion, we are currently looking to increase the size of both our technical and software teams.

If you are interested in any of the following job vacancies, or think that we may be interested in you for a different role within the company, please email Recruitment for further details.

Recruitment Agencies: please do not call but email Recruitment instead; our telephone numbers are TPS registered so no unsolicited calls please.

We are currently recruiting for the following roles:

Our Bridgwater office is within easy reach of the M5 at junctions 23 and 24 as well as being on the crossroads of the A38 and A39. This means it provides convenient commuting from a number of towns, including Taunton, Weston-super-Mare, Minehead, Street and Glastonbury.

Web developer

Location              Bridgwater, Somerset
Reporting ToSoftware Sales and Web Services Director

As an IT company in Somerset, we provide corporate standard IT solutions to small and medium sized businesses. We are looking for a web developer and product specialist. The role will involve developing trade and retail ASP.NET websites using our in-house vMerchant product and content-managed websites for clients using third party CMS platforms (Wordpress and Umbraco)

You will be an excellent communicator, a problem solver and able to prioritise and organise your workload to meet deadlines. We are looking for you to hold a Diploma/HNC/NVQ level 4/degree or equivalent in a numerate or technical subject, and have knowledge and experience using Microsoft ASP or, Javascript, JQuery, HTML 5 and CSS3 and to have a commitment to continuing your own professional development.

In return we offer a busy and varied role, and a personal development and training plan in addition to salary and pension contribution.

Trainee Software Engineer

Location              Bridgwater, Somerset
Reporting ToTechnical Director

Due to expansion, we require an additional Trainee Software Engineer to work from our Bridgwater offices to work within the development team of our axis diplomat software package.

You will be committed to a career in Programming and have a strong academic record with a minimum of a 2:1 in a science related subject. A working knowledge of Microsoft Visual C++ and STL is  essential. We will want to see evidence of your work using C++ either through a work or academic based project.

The successful candidate will be client focussed and an excellent communicator with the ability to solve complex problems and work as part of a team. You will need to be able to organise your time effectively and have good time management skills.

Experience using the Win32 API directly and SQL, specifically Microsoft would be an advantage.

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