16 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship IT/Software Engineer Apprentice

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

Job Description

QA Apprenticeships

IT/Software Engineer Apprentice

Town: Aberdeen
Postcode: AB23
Salary: £384.75 – £423.00 per week
Closing Date: 2017-11-13
Vacancy ID: 1211-0001-00012527

Company Profile:

Employer Description

A leading international equipment company providing advanced technology to the oil & gas, defence, renewable & nuclear industries.

Job Details:

Job Description

We are looking for an IT/Software Engineer to design, develop and install software solutions. Also, this post holder will provide effective IT assistance across all aspects of the business and will provide backup and support to the IT Manager.

Main role/ responsibilities

As a software engineer:

  • Execute full software development cycle
  • Develop flowcharts, layouts and documentation to identify requirements and solutions
  • Produce and clean efficient code based on specifications
  • Develop software verification plans and quality assurance procedures

As an IT engineer:

  • Escalate IT issues to the IT Manager
  • Diagnose and resolve technical issues
  • Undertake various projects as instructed by the IT Manager
  • Support and maintain MS Servers, VMware and desktops
  • Provides support for ERP system (SAP)
  • Responsible for managing backups and tape rotation
  • Responsible for cloud based systems
  • Setting up and configuring new laptops and desktops
  • Ensuring security and upgrades are applied to all corporate devices
  • Reporting faults and maintaining logs on servers, desktops, laptops, switches…etc.
  • Creating purchase requisition for IT hardware/software
  • Support and maintain the software asset management (SAM) in place
  • Exchange server mailbox maintenance

Qualities / essential requirements

  • Knowledge of coding languages (C#, C++, VB.NET and Java)
  • Experience with databases and object relational mapping
  • Basic networking knowledge
  • Ability to learn new technologies

Desired Qualification

  • Minimum HNC/HND in software development or networking or computer science

Daily working days/ hours

Monday-Friday, 9am-5:30pm

Important Information

“QA’s apprenticeship programmes may be funded in part by the European Union through the European Social Fund, which supports the development of employment opportunities and a skilled workforce.”

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Job Categories: IT. Job Types: Apprenticeship. Job Tags: -, APP, apprenticeship, BUNDLE, IT, L3, L4, networking, SCO, Systems, and Telecoms. Salaries: £384.75 - £423.00 per week.


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