Employer verified_user ATOS IT SERVICES UK LIMITED
Salary Annual wage £14,000
Hours Monday-Friday Total hours per week: 37.00
Contract Fixed term
Type Apprenticeship
Role IT Software Developer Apprentice
Closing date 13/08/2018

A fantastic opportunity to join a global leader in digital services.

Apprenticeship summary

As a Software Development Apprentice, you will:  
•    Provide critical technical support for solutions and services as part of our UK Operational Rail Market team
•    Work directly with our customers within the rail industry
•    Assess and resolve technical systems issues
•    Work with colleagues to identify root-causes behind problems, before developing, testing and implementing permanent solutions
•    Develop experience across the software development and support sector

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

•    Enthusiastic about working in the IT sector
•    Good written and verbal communication skills
•    Great team players
•    Committed to solving problems 
•    Have good attention to detail
•    Open to new ideas and keen to learn
•    Not afraid to ask questions
•    Ready to rise to new challenges

Personal qualities

Someone with an enthusiastic and professional attitude and a commitment to learning new skills.

Desired qualifications

7 GCSEs / Scottish National 5’s or equivalent at grades 4-9 / A-C (including Maths and English), ideally including a qualification in ICT

Future prospects

You will have the opportunity to learn new skills across multiple platforms and different IT skill areas, with plenty of opportunities to progress in your career.

Things to consider

Benefits
•    A permanent contract from day one
•    25 days’ holiday, plus the option to buy up to ten more
•    Private medical insurance
•    A pension plan
•    A fully funded training program to help you achieve your qualifications
•    Access to a range of flexible benefits to tailor to your needs

Other Important Information
The apprenticeship will blend on the job experience, face to face workshops and online learning, leading to:
•    Advanced Apprenticeship Software Development Technician L3 (equivalent to A level / Highers educational level)
•    Oracle Certified Associate, Java SE 8 Programmer (Java track)
•    Microsoft MTA Software Development Fundamentals (C# track)
•    BCS Systems Development Essentials

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