8 Jan 2018

Apprenticeship Product Design and Software Apprentice

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

Job Description

QA Apprenticeships

Product Design and Software Apprentice

Town: Glasgow
Postcode: G2
Salary: £154.88 per week
Closing Date: 2018-03-20
Vacancy ID: 1211-0001-00013902

Company Profile:

Currently seeking an innovative, technically and design minded, passionate and ambitious individual for a Product Design and Software Apprentice position, with an exciting growth company in the city centre of Glasgow. The role will encompass all aspects of Product Design; prototyping and software development.

Job Details:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in all team meetings and share ideas.
  • Support and learn from the Technical Director in the design and creation of new products which will help shape the future of the entire company.
  • Support and earn from the Technical Director in getting real feedback on concepts and prototypes from the team and focus groups.
  • Support and learn from the Technical Director in the researching competitor products and competitor analysis.
  • To continually think from a customer point of view when interacting with any products to make it more intuitive for the customer to interact with.
  • Apprenticeship will be a blend of on the job experience, workshops and online learning

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 5 National 5s (C and above), including Maths and English.
  • Innovative; enthusiastic; team player.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Good organisational skills and be willing to learn.
  • High attention to detail and problem solving skills.
  • Ambition, strong work ethic and to challenge other ideas.

Additional Information:

  • Monday – Friday, 37.5 hours per week
  • £155 per week but open to negotiate

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.”

Benefits & Future Prospects:

  • Start with a 12-14 month Product Design and Software development apprenticeship consisting of training in small groups and work based assessments, cover all aspects of the end to end prototyping of advancement to current products and new products.
  • A generous benefits package.
  • Dress down culture part on an exciting team as they expand into different countries. Company enjoys social drinks and meals.

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Job Categories: Creative and IT. Job Types: Apprenticeship. Job Tags: -, administration, Applications, apprenticeship, business, Digital, L3, Programme, SCO, and Support. Salaries: £154.88 per week.


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