Graduate Software Developer

Development   |   Nottingham

POSTED: 29/04/2022

Introduction to Red Box

Red Box is the leading dedicated voice specialist, empowering organisations to capture, secure and unlock the value of enterprise wide voice. With the most open and connected platform, we capture and transcribe voice communications across all major telephony platforms (legacy and new), for global enterprises and SMEs. Our customers retain complete data sovereignty and we connect them to the broadest partner ecosystem to maximise the value of captured voice data.

Working with our global reseller channel and direct enterprise customers, we are trusted by leading organisations across financial, contact centre, government and public safety sectors (including six of the world’s top banks, 85% of global interdealer brokers, 1,700 call centres and over 70% of UK police forces) and we capture and secure millions of calls daily for over 3,400 customers around the world.

Over the past 2 years, the business has been working on its next generation enterprise voice platform (Conversa), giving clients:

  • Open access and control over their Voice data​
  • The ability to capture high quality real-time data from anywhere​
  • The freedom to use the data with any application anywhere​
  • A significant reduction in their TCO​

Conversa is now limited release to enterprise customers and has generated significant interest and momentum.

It’s a very exciting time in the company’s growth and as a Graduate Developer you can be a big part of ensuring our continued success on the global stage in which we operate.


Department Description

The Red Box Development function drives the software delivery and technology strategy.  Our cross functional teams work with in the Scaled Agile Framework delivering incremental releases of both our Quantify and Conversa platforms to deliver customer value and support the company’s objectives.  Our products are built using modern technologies within event driven microservice architectures.


Role Description

As a Graduate developer, you will be working on next generation platforms.  You must have the drive and passion to build world class software using the latest technologies. 


The Graduate Scheme

The Graduate Scheme offers the opportunity to learn your trade within a fostering environment, gradually increasing your skills and responsibilities over time until you are ready to be promoted into the main development team at Red Box.


Reporting Line

This role reports to the Director of R&D


Primary Responsibilities

  • Input into high level design conversations
  • Take part in ceremonies associated with the Scrum and SAFe Framework providing accurate estimates at backlog refinement sessions
  • Supporting the delivery of the team’s sprint goals
  • Delivering unit or BDD tests as part of any completed work
  • Developing high quality code to meet the defined software requirements
  • Implementing automated development deployment pipelines working closely with DevOps
  • Supporting the team in delivering high quality code by carrying out code reviews
  • Supporting the use of automated acceptance tests wherever possible
  • Be involved in release testing where necessary
  • Assisting support and project delivery in bug fixing of released functionality


Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Some coding experience is required, backgrounds in Physics and Maths for example will be considered.


Personal Qualities

  • Strong sense of ownership
  • Desire to work in a small, fast-paced organization
  • Passionate about product, technology, and customer success



Benefits for you (from your first day)

      • Flexible & Agile working
      • 33 days holiday, inc. Bank Holidays, plus 1 day for your birthday
      • Life Assurance x 4, Pension, Health Cash Plan

We are an equal opportunities employer and believe that inclusivity is vital to our success. If your skills and experience aren’t a complete match for our criteria, but you know you have something to give, we want to hear from you. We support our teams to do their best work through flexible and part-time options.


We value people who can support our Red Box employee value proposition ‘courageous, competitive, collaborative’

Closing date: Friday 20th May 2022