Apprentice Software Developer
Apprentice Software Developer VAC001362049
Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for an Apprentice Software Developer with Exbo, a bespoke internet and cloud software specialist company, based in Bradford.
Monday – Friday
Total hours per week: 37.50
Possible start date
04 Sep 2018
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
This role is a fantastic opportunity to start a career in web development. With clients operating in various industries across the private and public sector, you can expect to contribute to live projects, becoming increasingly ‘hands-on’ over the course of your apprenticeship. You will receive training in a high technical knowledge environment in various technologies that are in high demand.
You will be supported to make the most of your potential and achieve a comprehensive skillset that will act as an enviable foundation for a successful career as a developer.
Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:
Working in all phases of the software development life cycle including analysis, design, functionality, testing and support.
Developing large scale web/database applications.
Writing user guides and documentation.
Learning and applying technical skills.
Requirements and prospects
Proven ability to study and learn new skills and keep current with latest IT trends.
Ability to work and achieve within a fast paced environment; working in a “fleet of foot” way and responding positively and quickly to changing demands and priorities.
Self-starter, competent at taking on assignments and consulting appropriate parties and escalate where progress is impeded.
Clear and concise verbal and written communicator.
Excellent attitude and aptitude to learn.
Analytical and logical thinking skills.
Enthusiastic, pro-active and self-motivated.
Reliable and conscientious.
Excellent punctuality and attendance.
Excellent effective communication and listening skills.
5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)
The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.
About the employer
Exbos specialise in developing scalable, fit for purpose, software designed around the needs of your business. The company use their extensive experience and proven analysis methods to deliver faster and at a significantly reduced cost.
Centre Of Excellence
The Estio Training programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.
Learners will receive ten weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.
This apprenticeship will give you a Level 3 Software Development Technician Standard with training in areas such as:
Functional skills, Maths L2 and English L2
Software Design Fundamentals
User Interface Design
Software Development Context & Methodologies
Some of these modules will include an option to take an examination in order to receive a professional certificate.
Software Development Technician
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Estio Technology Recruitment Ltd
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