DevOps Engineer, Degree Apprentice

Recruiter
CIPTEX LTD
Location
Manchester
Salary
£12,000.00 annual salary
Posted
05 Jun 2017
Closes
29 Jun 2017
Ref
VAC001244146
Specialism
IT
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
A challenging and rewarding position encompassing a varied role as part of a 4 Year Degree Apprenticeship (BSc Digital & Technology Solutions) at Manchester Met

A challenging and rewarding position encompassing a varied role as part of a 4 Year Degree Apprenticeship (BSc Digital & Technology Solutions) at Manchester Met

This is a challenging and rewarding position encompassing a varied role with the following focus areas:

  • Working with end customers to develop technical solutions to their challenges
  • Working with in house development teams to add features and functionality to our growing product portfolio
  • Development of new Apps and integrations with REST APIs
  • Creating relevant documentation for Apps and APIs
  • Trouble shooting of all network and customer faults
  • Ensuring that all activation and service restoration issues are escalated to the correct level with appropriate fix agencies
  • Provisioning of new customer installs and services
  • Liaising with Vendors, Carriers and other departments to provide co-ordination for all local gateway issues and activities
  • Provide out of hours support cover on a roster basis
  • Working with the maintenance teams, vendors and carriers to organise and request scheduled outages
  • 1nd & 2nd Line Support for End Customers, Resellers & Wholesale
  • Must be able to work as part of a team
Requirements and prospects Desired skills
  • Knowledge of JavaScript, C#, HTML/CSS
  • Advantageous to have, some understanding in VoIP phone applications
  • Customer facing experience
  • Competence in the Microsoft suite of Office products
  • BPSS Security Screening will be carried out by Ciptex
Personal qualities
  • Willingness to learn new things and be pushed outside your comfort zone
  • Ability to organise self and own workload
Qualifications required

• Typically B, C, C at A Level (104 - 112 UCAS points), including GCSE Maths and English (or functional skills level 2)

Qualifications in Computing are also definite advantage

Future prospects The DevOps position would equip the candidate with skills and experience that will ideally lead to a full time position with the company. Skills acquired will also make the candidate highly attractive to the tech work space gathering momentum in Manchester, the UK and globally.