Apprentice Software Engineer

Recruiter
LOCKHEED MARTIN UK LIMITED
Location
Havant
Salary
£15,000.00 annual salary
Posted
16 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Ref
VAC001350884
Specialism
Other
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
Annual wage £15,000.00

  • Working week 2 week Rota 1st week - Monday to Friday at least 37.5 hours 2nd Week - Monday to Thursday at least 34 hours (75 hours over the 2 weeks) Total hours per week: 37.50

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration 24 months

  • Possible start date 05 Sep 2018

  • Date posted 16 Jan 2018

  • Distance 37.6 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001350884

  • Positions 1 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills

    You will have an interest in Software Engineering, and a basic understanding of the aspects that it entails.
    You will have a keen interest in how things work, and be motivated by creating software solutions for challenging problems.

    • Ability to work well in a team environment
    • Problem determination & resolution skills
    • Good IT skills in a range of SW packages would be an advantage
    • Logical and careful approach to analysing requirements, creating appropriate designs and developing implementation solutions, as well as an understanding of the role of test in ensuring delivery of mature products.
    • You will have the ability to learn, the desire to be part of a team and be able to cope with a very busy and demanding role.
    • Good IT skills in a range of SW packages
    • Ability to prioritise own tasking to meet programme needs
      An appreciation of financial aspects

    You will have the ability to learn, the desire to be part of a team and be able to cope with a very busy and demanding role

    Personal qualities
    • Good communication skills (written and verbal) with a diverse range of colleagues
    • Willingness to learn new concepts and skills
    • Skilled in a hands-on environment
    • Possess self-motivation
    • Able to listen and absorb information
    • Are friendly and considerate; happy to help out
    • Accuracy is essential

    Good self-organisation skills

    Desired qualifications

    You must have at least

    5 GCSEs (A* to C) including Maths, English and Information & Communications Technology (or equivalent qualification)

    A Levels / BTEC Level 3 in related subjects

    Future prospects LMUK has a number of career paths open to its employees, including technical, leadership, engineering and project management and independent research & development. Things to consider As part of a high-performance team, you must be enthusiastic, punctual and on occasion willing to put in extra hours (paid overtime). This apprenticeship will require successful candidates to be dedicated to their learning and solution provision. We will provide training and experience in exchange for your commitment. The Havant area is well-served by public transport; There is also parking on-site. This role requires a HM Government security clearance. In order to apply for a position requiring security clearance the applicant must meet the Defence Business Services National Security Vetting criteria.