8 Jan 2018

Apprenticeship IT Software and Web Development Apprentice

QA Apprenticeships – Posted by QA Apprenticeships Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Job Description

QA Apprenticeships

IT Software and Web Development Apprentice

Town: Edinburgh
Postcode: EH6
Salary: £192.38 per week
Closing Date: 2018-06-26
Vacancy ID: 1211-0001-00013369

Company Profile:

Is your passion for IT? Do you want to earn while you learn? We looking for a self-motivated and passionate individual hoping to start their career in Web Development.

An award winning, Ofsted outstanding apprenticeship from QA – 94% go onto full-time jobs.

Job Details:

In this job you will be…

  • Creating and amending Implements simple amendments to programs from supplied specifications using agreed standards and tools, to achieve a well-engineered result
  • Planing, designing and conducts tests of software; assist in correction of errors and re-tests to achieve an error-free result
  • Providing support to customers on a day-to-day basis, communicating incident resolution
  • Analysing business problems using structured methods, highlighting issues such as insufficient or ambiguous information, and identifying opportunities for improvement
  • Managing and developing of our ICT infrastructure
  • Resolving software issues
  • Assisting clients to make best use of software packages and support the IT Supervisor
  • Providing network/hardware cover in the absence of the IT Supervisor

Your training will…

Start with a 12-14 month IT apprenticeship, which consists of training in small groups and work based assessment, covering: Object-oriented programming (OOP), SQL data modelling, Web and systems development, Event-driven programming.

You will gain City & Guilds Level 3 qualifications in IT Systems & Principles and IT Professional Competence, as well as a Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) in software development fundamentals. This fantastic opportunity can potentially lead to you earning £40k in the IT sector.

Who should apply…

  • Someone with excellent communication, interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Someone with ability to work on own initiative
  • Someone with ability to keep up to date with technological advances
  • Someone with good organisational skills
  • Someone with good presentation and report writing skills
  • Someone with basic software programming, C#, SQL, PHP, .Net (Desirable)
  • Someone with ideally 7 GCSE Grades (C and above) or equivalent, including Maths and English

What happens when I finish my apprenticeship…

Successful apprentices will have the opportunity of a firm position within the company.

QA’s apprenticeship programmes are part-funded by ESF. The ESF is Europe’s main instrument for supporting jobs, helping people get better jobs and ensuringfairer job opportunities for all EU citizens.

It only takes a minute to apply for an IT apprenticeship with QA and begin your IT career with great prospects today.

For more information about QA Apprenticeships, please visit our website. Note: This advert may close early if a suitable candidate is found before the advertised close date is reached

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Job Categories: IT. Job Types: Apprenticeship. Job Tags: -, APP, apprenticeship, Development, IT, L3, SCO, Software, Telecoms, and Web. Salaries: £192.38 per week.


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