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Software Engineer Apprentice

An opportunity to work with some of the most senior IT professionals in the industry.

An opportunity has arisen for bright and enthusiastic A Level graduate to work with some of the most senior IT professionals in the industry. You’ll get first-hand experience working on challenging and high profile projects using Java and data integration tools with some of the most creative technologists in the industry.

Apprenticeship summary


Closing date: 09 Nov 2018

Annual wage

£16,000.00 – £18,000.00

Working week

Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM.

Total hours per week: 40.00

Apprenticeship duration

36 months

Possible start date

28 Jan 2019

Date posted

25 Oct 2018

Apprenticeship level

Degree Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC001467469

Positions

1 available

An opportunity has arisen for bright and enthusiastic A Level graduate to work with some of the most senior IT professionals in the industry.

Do you love solving data and analytical problems?

You’ll get first-hand experience working on challenging and high profile projects using Java and data integration tools with some of the most creative technologists in the industry. We offer a family like environment, freedom to flourish and an autonomous style of working with expert mentoring.

As a member of a very bright technology team we will encourage you to have strong opinions about various technologies, frameworks and approaches to delivery. You will get practical experience on designing, developing, deploying and maintaining innovative solutions using Java based tools and technologies.

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Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Exposure to programming
  • Passion for software development and working with data
  • Good analytical skills
  • Focus on technical career path
  • English – fluent written and spoken
  • High standard of verbal and written communication
  • Flexible, can-do and self-starter who loves and thrives on new technologies, capable of taking and completing tasks on their own

Personal qualities

  • Attention to detail
  • Work with a range of stakeholders
  • Work independently and in a team

Future prospects

The possibility of a full time post upon completing the apprenticeship.

Desired qualifications

A levels (level 3), normally in a minimum of two subjects, plus A*-C or 9-4 GCSE qualifications (Level 2) in English and maths. Applicants with no formal qualifications will also be considered on an individual basis.

Before taking their end-point assessment, all apprentices on apprenticeships at level 3 and above must achieve Level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C or 4-9). The apprentice can take these qualifications at the university while on the apprenticeship.

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About the employer

Onepoint Consulting (www.onepointltd.com) was established in 2005 as a specialist consultancy providing services around ICT strategy, enterprise architecture, and open source based systems integration. We provide consultancy and implementation services in a number of areas:

  • Technology and ICT strategy
  • Enterprise architecture: review, definition and implementation
  • Use of open source software and provide consulting and implementation services especially in Data Management and Data Analytics including Big & Fast Data, Data Quality, Master Data Management
  • Digital Marketing Solutions

The core team consists of individuals with over 25 years’ experience of working with Corporations and SMEs:

  • The team has experience of working for leading systems integration and Big 5 consultancies including Logica CMG, Andersen and Deloitte
  • The team has global experience of working for FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 clients in Media, Telco, Finance, Life Sciences, Legal, Pharmaceuticals, Automotive, Travel, Hospitality as well as Local and Central Government

Unlike other consultancies, the core team has worked together for many years.

Onepoint’s clients outside of the charity and non-profits include SITA.AERO, Travis Perkins, UK Broadband, EurotaxGlass’s, Tesco Telecom, Belron, Eircom, Carphone Warehouse, AOL Broadband, Reliance Jio, Kurtosys, Network Rail Telecom, TUI Group, National Grid, Google and Flight Centre.

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Training provider

  • To complete a BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions Professional degree
  • To attend Training at Training Provider at various intervals as determined by the Company, throughout the Apprenticeship
  • To undertake On Job Training (OJT) as determined by the L&D issued syllabus and his/her Line Manager in accordance with Company requirements

Apprenticeship standard

Digital and technology solutions professional

THE UNIVERSITY OF WEST LONDON

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by University of West London

Contact

Janet Rowson 02082312607
Janet.Rowson@uwl.ac.uk


Closing date: 09 Nov 2018