Thrive Wearables create world changing health and wellness wearable technology products and connected digital services. We are seeking a full or part time Software Developer intern (20-37h) for around three months with immediate start. The position would be to work on internal systems and potentially some client projects with a focus on Python, but with the opportunity to get involved with other areas as their confidence develops. Our intention is to consider a permanent role if the candidate is keen and wishes to progress with Thrive. We are super flexible and are a tight knit team of talented and passionate technologists, with a mission led support team.
The Application Software Engineer will be focused on the development of innovative wearable products, with opportunities to work across the software development lifecycle, coding in C++ or Java, along with taking on some firmware development (Embedded C). Other responsibilities will include analysis of customer needs and recommending appropriate solutions, software documentation, and testing.
The candidate will have a strong degree in engineering or the physical sciences and be able to demonstrate a high level of application software development, with an emphasis on C++. The candidate may be able to prove their suitability for the role by demonstrating prior experience from their previous work experience or their degree.
A strong educational background with a 2.1 or above in Computer Science, along with strong A levels results, in particular Maths and Physics.
Academic, research, or commercial experience developing application software in C++
Excellent problem solving skills
Team Player with good interpersonal and communication skills
Technical problem solving
An understanding of embedded software / firmware development would be advantageous
The Application Software Developer role at Thrive
This opportunity offers the chance to work on the design and development of ground-breaking wearable and IoT technologies in an industry that is growing fast.
This is a great time to join a company with big growth plans, with the aim of being a big player in the IoT market in the UK. We offer diversity within our roles and the chance for our employees to leverage our in-house expertise to take their own ideas forward. We nurture our staff to allow their talents to shine by tutoring, training, support and encouragement in their roles.