IT/Software Engineer Apprentice

QA Ltd
£20007 per year
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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

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

Daily working days/ hours

Monday-Friday, 9am-5:30pm

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