Software Tester Apprentice

Expiring today

Recruiter
DOLPHIN COMPUTER ACCESS LIMITED
Location
Technology House, Blackpole Trading Estate West, Worcester, WR3 8TJ
Salary
£156.00 per week
Posted
19 Jul 2019
Closes
13 Nov 2019
Ref
VAC001559734
Specialism
IT
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
November
Duration
Permanent
In your Software Tester Apprenticeship, you will be working at coding company based in Worcester. In your Software Tester Apprenticeship, Learn how to code in multiple different languages, code for websites, mobile, applications and more. Test and maintenance of software systems. You will work closely with an experienced Software Tester Manager who will teach you and help you to develop the skills you want and deserve.

Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:
  • Test Dolphin software products and troubleshoot hardware and software issues
  • Help prepare and maintain test plans
  • Report test coverage and provide feedback to developers and project teams
  • Install and configure Windows operating systems, associated hardware and applications
  • Provide on-site IT support for staff, ensuring priority requests are resolved quickly

You will have the opportunity to learn any missing skills and enhance any existing skills whilst doing the work.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Essential
  • Good understanding and working knowledge ofMicrosoft products and operating systems
  • Good troubleshooting knowledge of hardware and software issues
  • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP Networks

Desirable

We would also be interested to know about your experience and knowledge of any of the following:
  • Knowledge of Citrix Software (XenDesktop and XenApp
  • Knowledge of Virtual environments (VMWare vSphere and Vcenter)
  • Experience of Windows Server environments (Windows Server 2003 and 2008)
  • Experience with iOS/Android platforms


Personal qualities

  • Team Player
  • Ability to learn and adapt very quickly
  • Basic knowledge on coding
  • Basic understanding of a wide range of hardware (printers, laptops, monitors, cabling etc) and some basic software
  • Good problem-solving ability
  • Strong assessment skills
  • A passion for providing excellent customer services at all times
  • Strong communication skills with people at varying levels


Desired qualifications

5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and maths).

Future prospects

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

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