8 Mar 2017

Apprenticeship Software Developer Apprentice

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

Job Description

QA Apprenticeships

Software Developer Apprentice

Town: Glasgow
Postcode: G68
Salary: £188.63 per week
Closing Date: 2017-06-05
Vacancy ID: 1211-0001-00010684

Company Profile:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting and vibrant environment. Here, you get to earn and learn. Apply now!

You will be working for…

A global company where you will have excellent opportunity to learn and progress.

The role is in an IT and engineering environment, with great support available for the right candidate who has a passion and genuine enthusiasm for software.

Be part of QA’s 10k in Tech and add yourself to the UK’s tech explosion!

Job Details:

Responsibilities of the Apprentice – In this role, you will:

Support a number of Software packages and learn how they work

Liaise with other aspects of the business, to gather requirements and ensure support is being provided

Work on Data modelling – using Excel and Microsoft BI tools

Using SQL and the knowledge you are learning to assist users within Oracle Applications

Work with Exciting new developments such as VR

Be involved/learn about the element of Basic Hardware support

Requirements of the Apprentice

You will ideally have:

The ability to work both in a team and independently

Confidence, self-motivation and a strong work ethic

Good basic IT skills and an interest in developing these skills

Good communication skills

A good understanding of basic IT practices

5 standards (Level 1 – 3) OR 5 National Level 5 grades, both qualifications including Maths and English

Training available for the Apprentice

Are you a bit of a problem-solver? Eager to take your technology knowledge to the next level?

Our training programme is designed to provide you with real-world skills using the most recent IT Technologies to transform you into a highly-skilled IT Apprentice (all debt free!)Our apprenticeships blends on-the-job experience, face-to-face workshops and online learning which will teach you a range of new skills including:

  • Fundamental Programming and IT System
  • Java, JavaScript, SQL. #C, .Net Framework, Open Source

What qualifications will you gain?

  • SCQF 6 Qualifications (Equivalent To Working At Advanced Higher/HNC Level), SQA SCQF 6 Diploma In ICT and Telecommunication Professional
  • Vendor qualifications – C# TRACK, MTA Software Development Fundamentals (Exam Optional Cost), JAVA TRACK, Oracle Certified Associate (OCA), Java SE 7 Programmer (Exam Optional Cost), OPEN SOURCE TRACK, Open Source Web Development (No Exam), PHP Fundamentals and SQL (NO EXAM), Advanced PHP, WordPress and Magento (No Exam)
  • SCQF 8 Qualifications (Equivalent To Second Year Of Degree Study), SQA SCQF 8 Diploma In ICT And Telecommunication Professional

Programme duration: 16 – 24 month Higher IT apprenticeship (with opportunity to step off after Part 1* if you find that the training/role isn’t for you)- * If you choose to step off, you would still gain SCQF 6 qualifications equivalent to working at advanced higher/HNC level.

Additional information

The role is 37.5hrs per week – Monday to Friday – 8am-4.30pm

How to Apply

Job Categories: Creative and IT. Job Types: Apprenticeship. Job Tags: -, APP, apprenticeship, BUNDLE, Development, IT, L3, L4, Open, SCO, Software, Source, Telecoms, and Web. Salaries: £188.63 per week.

Job expires in 10 days.

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