Software Developer Apprentice

In Training
£3.50 per hour
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a fantastic opportunity to join an organisation dedicated to high-end software development and design. You will have the opportunity to train whilst playing an important part in projects, including back-end development & product design. Above all, you must be passionate about pursuing a career in development.
Our approach is pragmatic, innovative, and customer-focused and designed to deliver the highest value for your business. Utilizing a common platform to manage business process, harvest customer data and share information, our software applications will drive your organisations efficiency.
Your responsibilities will be:
  • Deal with and manage all small fixes when they occur
  • Support with the development of our new HR add-on software package
  • Liaise with our developer team in Pakistan via email and Skype
  • Support with the development of new project ideas
  • Fix bugs
  • Help in the development of our new Microsoft app called Front Line
  • Support with the development of any new apps or software’s that we create for our clients
  • We work in .net, web-base and IOS: so you will learn how to work with these
  • Answer client queries by telephone or by our ticketing system
Desired skills
  • A passion for IT
  • A passion for software development
  • Appreciation and understanding of good design
  • Good mathematical ability
  • Attention to detail is essential
  • Some involvement building an app or website
  • Articulate with a good work ethic
  • Experience using a Mac is desirable but not essential
Personal qualities
  • Good work ethic
  • Team player
  • Able to work on your own
  • Positive
Qualifications required
  • GCSE Math and English A* - C or the equivalent
  • Degree in software development, IT or app design – Desirable
Future prospects
  • Permanent position within the team
Training to be provided
  • Software Developer level 3 or 4 depending on the successful candidate

Working week

  • Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00 or 10:00-18:00 (flexible on start and finish time) Half an hour paid lunch.
  • Total hours per week: 40.00
Weekly wage
  • £140.00
Expected apprenticeship duration
  • 12 months-18 months

Apprenticeship level
  • Higher Level Apprenticeship
Closing date
  • 25 Oct 2017

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