You will join a team of experienced IT professionals to learn and contribute to projects for clients. You will gain opportunities to work on a wide range of projects, applications and client systems.
You'll have exposure to some of the latest development tools and techniques, and have the chance to gain skills in mobile, web and cloud-based developments.
Your duties will include:
- Attend discovery and planning meetings to help the team decide what to build
- Attend and input into development team meetings
- Support the DevOps team with scripting and front-end development
- Assist the QA team with automated and manual testing of websites and applications
- Aiding with release management tasks
- Maintaining and configuring applications across various cloud environments
- 20 days holiday + bank holidays
- Flexible working hours
- Combination of remote and office working
Requirements and prospects Desired skills
We are looking for someone who can use a range of learning resources to develop new skills, such as online, books and trial and error. You will definitely need to enjoy learning and exploring, as there's always something new to master in this industry and everything changes pretty fast.
Whilst it is an absolute must that you enjoy programming, coding, and building websites and/or applications, development is not just about code! You need to be able to communicate well with your team and maybe clients too.
You'll also need to be reliable and have a can-do approach to your workload. Asking questions is often key to developing new skills quickly but you will also be required to research and learn things by yourself.Personal qualities
Someone with an enthusiastic and professional attitude and a commitment to learning new skills.
You will need to be punctual, reliable, honest and have a strong work ethic. You must be able to work as part of a team and contribute to team meetings, but also be able to work on your own to targets and deadlines.
You must be passionate about development, self-motivated, determined to learn and develop new skills and driven to succeed.Desired qualifications
No formal qualifications required.Future prospects
Successful completion of this apprenticeship will give you the knowledge and experience to progress with a career in IT. The broad range of skills gained will serve as an ideal foundation to help you take the next step.Things to consider
First interviews may be online/phone and successful candidates may be given some online learning resources to work through before attending the second interview.