We are Merkle, a performance marketing agency which specialises in the delivery of personalised
customer experiences across platforms and devices. We call it people-based’ marketing, and we are proud to be recognised as an industry leader.
Our head office is in Columbia, Maryland and our expansion in Europe started in 2015 with the acquisition of three European companies : Persicopix, DBG and Comet.
In 2016, we joined the Dentsu Aegis Network, one of the world’s biggest Global media companies.
Merkle’s heritage in data, technology and analytics is the foundation for our understanding of consumer insights that drives our people-based marketing strategies.
With our expertise, we can offer our clients content-driven, contextual and compelling customer journeys and experiences that drive business growth.
The last twelve months have been a whirlwind of pitch wins, new hires and expansion for Merkle in Europe; we have made several new acquisitions, secured new premises in London and have attracted renowned experts to diversify our offering.
we regularly host socials and strive to create a working environment where our employees enjoy coming into work.
Come be a part of our professional, collaborative, and fun work environment, where everyone gets to make a difference. We’re looking for ambitious and enthusiastic individuals that have recently graduated in Computing Engineering or similar and are looking to start their career as Java Developers.
As a Java Developers you will be part of a cross functional development team using agile methodologies. We started to work using Scrum 6 years ago so we have plenty of experience implementing it with excellent results.
So not only you will learn programming best practise but also will learn agile methodologies and the values and behaviours needed to create high performance teams.
As part of a development team you will also be responsible for making sure that all software that our projects deliver is of the highest possible quality, that includes interaction with senior developers, QA and designers...
As part of our Java Graduate Scheme we’ll give you all the training and mentoring needed to become a full stack Java Developer, learning both frontend and backend technologies.
We’ll do this using both formal and on-the-job training, shadowing other Developers working on a variety of projects.
The aim is before two years to become a fully-fledged Full stack Java Consultant, but chances are you achieve this much sooner.
Full support and guidance is given from your line manager and our HR team.
As a Java trainee you will
Life at the Merkle Java Graduate Scheme
What we’re looking for
Salary and benefit
Merkle does not discriminate against job applicants on the basis of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.
Experience stipulated in this job description serves as a guide only and all applications will be considered on their merits, irrespective of experience.
At the point of application, the candidate must have the legal right to work in the UK as we are unable to sponsor visas at this time.
As part of our Diversity and Inclusion agenda, and as an Equal Opportunities employer, if you require reasonable adjustments during the selection process please engage directly with your Recruiter.