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Graduate Developer/Analyst

Limerick, Ireland

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805693978W

Position Title: Graduate Developer – Graduate SAP Analyst – Graduate Scrum Master
Department: EMEA Development Centre
Reporting to: Software Development Manager
The company:
At the EMEA Development Centre we develop, design and deliver high quality business applications, software solutions and services to meet J&J business technology requirements. The offices are newly designed, specifically to accommodate Scrum development and are based on the University of Limerick Campus. It is an open and highly collaborative environment based on LEAN principles with a strong emphasis on continuous integration, automated testing and continuous delivery. Scrum teams are encouraged to be self-organising and autonomous.
Job Purpose:
The successful candidate will work within a scrum team to define and implement solutions across all areas of J&J. This team is responsible for maintaining highest levels of development practices; working towards continuous improvement of those practices; maintaining and upgrading implemented systems.
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Playing a lead role in software design, architecture, requirements analysis, investigation of leading edge technologies, and software development.
  • Collaborating with the core development team and the product owner to define and estimate business requirements and then translate these into specific software tasks.
  • Collaborate as a member of an agile team to get products developed and completed with best in class software development
  • Supporting the Product Owner and Development Team to deliver on the Product Backlog
  • Guiding the team to ensure Scrum practices and principles are adhered to.
  • Ensure the Development Team is self-organizing.
  • Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment, on a continual basis.
  • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on collaboration and problem solving.
  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and providing metrics.
  • Supporting the Product Owner, especially with respect to refinement and integrity of the Product Backlog.
About the Johnson & Johnson Graduate Programme
The Graduate Programme is a collaborative programme across all Johnson & Johnson Campus Ireland Sites (Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, DePuy, Janssen Sciences, Janssen Pharmaceutical Sciences, EMEA Development Centre, Johnson & Johnson Medical and Consumer Divisions)

The Successful Candidate will receive:
  • An opportunity to develop relevant technical skills within their area of expertise
  • Cross functional exposure both on site and within Campus Ireland


Education and Experience: 

  • Recent Graduate (2018 or due to graduate in 2019). Must hold a minimum of a third-level degree in a BSc. or Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Knowledge of Agile practices desirable - Scrum, Kanban, Lean, Scaled Agile
  • Solid understanding of information management, data modeling, system integration, development methodologies (including unit testing) and web technologies

Key Skills and Competencies required:

  • Good Knowledge of mainstream programming language: Java, C++, C#, PHP
  • Solid understanding of OOP. Solving problems efficiently and quickly.
  • Understanding of Database concepts, good programming practices, root causing issues.
  • Experience with multiple OS: Windows, Linux, iOS. Able to execute UNIX command line utilities.
  • Good command over Microsoft Office Suite of tools
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability self-motivate and operate independently
  • Customer focused
  • Innovative and quick thinking
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.

Primary Location
Janssen Pharmaceutical Ltd. (8170)
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