Software Developer Apprentice

QA Ltd
£9809 per year
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Employer Description This is a global power leader that designs, manufactures, sells and services diesel and alternative fuel engines from 2.8 to 95 litres, diesel and alternative-fuelled electrical generator sets from 2.5 to 3,500 kW, as well as related components and technology. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana, (USA), the business currently employs approximately 55,000 people worldwide and serves customers in approximately 190 countries and territories through a network of approximately 600 company-owned and independent distributor locations and more than 7,200 dealer locations. This specific office reconditions engines and it is a small IT team they are looking to add to. Job Description This is a global company with excellent opportunities to learn and progress. The role is in an IT and engineering environment and with great support available for the right candidate who has a passion and genuine enthusiasm for software. Main duties/ Responsibilities: - Support a number of Software packages and learning how they work - Liaise with other aspects of the business, such as 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 There will also be an element of Basic Hardware support Qualities / essential requirements - 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 - Good understanding of basic IT practices Other requirements - You must be eligible to work within the UK Desired Qualifications Someone with 5 standards (Level 1 - 3) OR 5 National Level 5 grades, both qualifications including Maths and English would be ideal Working hours Monday - Friday, 8am - 4.30pm 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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