- NAS Reference
- Annual wage
37.50 per week
- Working Week
9:00am - 5:30pm, Monday to Friday -- (with an hour unpaid lunch break each day)
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
Software development technician
- Employment Type
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Description of Opportunity
Dootrix is looking for Apprentice Software Engineers to join our established engineering team and help deliver innovative, forward thinking systems and solutions for some of the UK’s most exciting companies and start-ups.
For more information about this vacancy please contact - QA LIMITED (Ref ID: VAC001788610)
You will have an analytical mindset but enjoy collaborating and working with people - willing and eager to continue lifelong career learning
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
You need to have 7 GCSE’s or equivalents
English GCSE (or equivalents) at grade D/3 or above
6x GCSE’s, (or equivalents) including maths, at grade A* 9/4-C
You must not already have a qualification in a similar subject at the same level, or higher level than this apprenticeship.
If you hold international equivalents of the above qualifications, at the time of your application you must be able to provide an official document that states how your international qualifications compare to the UK qualifications.
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Ability to work well in a team environment as well as enjoying collaborating and working with people
Ambition, strong work ethic and open to new ideas
You will have a genuine interest in Software Development and Technology looking to contribute to all aspects of an Agile Software Development Lifecycle
Our engineering values:
We value communication as our most important tool and strive to keep knowledge open and simple.
We always consider the what if, no matter how improbable because in failing we learn what it takes to succeed.
Being part of this engineering team will give you the opportunity to have autonomy in your own workflow and develop your knowledge to become an industry expert.
You’ll be in a career path designed around your strengths and interests, not pigeonholed as a specific role but in an organic career that grows with and around you.
We appreciate the quality of work which results from dedicated focused teams.
What’s in it for you?
One to one mentoring from your technical line manager
An Apple Laptop plus a Free kindle with unlimited books
25 days holiday and Flexible and Remote working
Personalised training and development
Access to mental health and wider support through our Employee Assistance Programme
QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.
To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.
92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programs offer on-going development tracks.
Our mission is about helping our clients navigate the digital landscape, empowering them to do the right thing the right way. We are designers, developers, creatives, technologists, strategists but ultimately, we are Doers - we creatively apply best practice thinking to the design and development of applications that drive tangible change for our clients.
We’ve always got our eye on the digital horizon, looking to leading edge technology and the latest innovation to bring our clients ambitions to life. As a Microsoft Gold Partner we’ve had some great success stories with our clients, including launching mobile and web apps for Heathrow Airport and confused.com, delivering a modern cloud strategic integration platform for the University of Nottingham and acting as Architecture Owners for various parts of the Heathrow Airport and Gridserve Azure estate.