Estio Training has an exciting new opportunity with a company who supplies leading-edge solutions to the insurance industry and is pioneering technologies such as real-time vehicle tracking, behavioural monitoring, and real-time underwriting.
Possible Start Date: 30/08/2016
Programme Duration: 12 Months
This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.
Apprentice Web Tester x 2
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01422 898 888
Estio Training has an exciting new opportunity with a company who supplies leading-edge solutions to the insurance industry and is pioneering technologies such as real-time vehicle tracking, behavioural monitoring, and real-time underwriting. One of our employers is looking to recruit two Apprentice Web Testers to be based in Manchester. The role will mainly involve testing newly developed software, existing software upgrades and deployments to ensure quality is maintained by incorporating different types/techniques of manual testing as well as a variety of different tools to enhance testing efficiency and identify vulnerable areas of the software. Due to the popularity of their software, the company is expanding and is looking to recruit talented apprentice testers. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the testing of software produced by the Development team. Produce quality test documentation (Test Plans, Test Scripts, Test Completion Report and Traceability) to agreed deadline. Review and amend functional requirements before creating test plans.Attend and input to project initiation meetings to ensure a good understanding of potential testing requirements. Investigate and verify problems with the software systems and base data reported by the business and hand to the relevant parties for solution. Liaise with the necessary parties during the testing life cycle to ensure that the implementation is delivered on time and of expected quality. Produce reports of the testing conducted and inform the relevant parties of any issues raised. Evaluate third party software for the purposes of improving or automating the testing and associated procedures. Contribute to the effectiveness of the Test Team by the sharing of technical and business knowledge.
If you are aged 16 – 24, have 5 GCSE’s at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English Language and Maths), and would love to work in IT, then you can apply for an Estio Apprenticeship
Good attention to detailPro-activeGood communicatorAny experience of test life cycle and bug tracking tools
Excellent verbal and written communication skillsMeticulous attention to detail. Ability to work well within a team and support others. Excellent organisational skills and the ability to work unsupervised. Able to change focus on demand. Commercial awareness and a commitment to the business. Self-motivated and enthusiastic. Demonstrates ability to learn quickly within a continually changing, challenging environment. Good computer skills and ability to work with Microsoft word, access and excel
The role can offer long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position within one of the many departments.
The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt. Learners will receive twelve weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience. Training will lead to industry-recognised qualifications including: Advanced apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals Level 3 Diploma in Professional Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles Functional skills, Maths L2, English L2 and ICT L2 PLTS and ERR CompTIA A+ Estio training also offer the following optional units: MCTS on Windows 7 MCTS on MCSA, MS Solutions Associate MCITP on Windows Server 2008 CompTIA Network+ CompTIA Security+ MCSA Windows Server 2012 .
For more information about this vacancy please contact Estio Training on 01133 500 333 or
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