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L4 Software Tester Apprentice (Forfront)

£14,000.00 annually
Closing date
6 Dec 2023

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Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
What you will do in your working day
  • Working with the goal of improving the coverage and efficiency of tests across the platform and ultimately the reliability of the product.
  • Design, develop, implement and document test scenarios.
  • Testing software for errors and deviation from specification.
  • Document test plans.
  • Building a reliable set of automation tests (you will be trained on how to do this).
  • Logging bugs (errors, faults and deviation from specification).
  • Working with the product team to improve user experience security and stability.
  • Make recommendations to improve Quality Assurance.
  • Contribute to Sprint ceremonies, such as the Sprint retrospective and planning.

The training you will be getting
  • Software tester Level 4 (Higher national certificate)

Estio apprenticeship training programmes are delivered virtually by our fully qualified and industry experienced training team. Using their expert knowledge, we've purposefully built our programmes around the real-world use of modern technology, so that the skills we create can be directly applied in the workplace.

Throughout the apprenticeship learners receive coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated team who are there to ensure they get the most from their work experience.

Successful completion of this apprenticeship gives the learner accreditation as a Level 4 Software Tester, with training in how to:
  • Ensure that the software used within your business operates as intended.
  • Design and prepare test plans and conduct software testing as appropriate to ensure your software is fit for purpose.
  • Collect and interpret the results of testing and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Understand the software lifecycle and apply software development practices.
  • Document and report test results.
  • Store, manage and share test data in a secure manner.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
  • The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.
  • Further progression may well be available in other areas within our sector, upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Team working, Multi-tasking skills, Prioritise work accordingly, HTML, CSS and JavaScript, Microsoft 365 applications, Motivated, To work independently, Willing to learn


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent) Essential

Things to consider

You must have the right to live and work in UK. The role will begin from January 2024.

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