Apprentice Software Developer

Vacancy Details

This is an Apprenticeship vacancy

Employer Name:

Tech-Wales Ltd, Baglan

Type of vacancy:

Apprenticeship

Location:

Baglan Energy Park

Closing Date:

21/02/2020

Vacancy ID:

46795

Pay:

NMW for age

Hours of Work:

Full time

Start Date:

02/03/2020

Minimum Age:

18

Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Occupation:
Software Development
Sector:
Computers and IT
Summary of Position:
To develop high-quality customer applications using primarily Microsoft .net programming technologies (mainly C# but possibly some VB.net also) HTML/XAML skills are desirable.

Primary Responsibilities
• Write high-quality, low bug code
• Create solutions to solve customer problems utilising the available technologies
• Be able to provide telephone assistance to customers during the application lifecycle.
• Evaluation of new technologies / beta releases
• Able to learn new technology and quickly apply its use
• Present Ideas for system improvements


Essential Personal Qualities

• 5 x GCSEs including Mathematics plus 3 A-Levels or BTEC equivalent

• Ability to show that they can work in a team environment
• Self Motivated, Team Worker
• Experience using a Computer Programming Language

Training provided

On the job training to be provided by employer Off the job training to be provided by Swansea ITeC

Preferred Learning Provider

SWANSEA ITEC (WBL)

Learning Provider Course

ICT Professional Competence Level 3 Diploma (C&G) 50117889

Desirable personal qualities

• Microsoft .net development skills
• HTML / JS development skills inc CSS
• Any commercial experience beneficial
• Eager to work with the latest technologies
• C# or vb.net / Markup languages such as HTML or Javascript
• Polite with good communication skills
• Can think logically
• Keen to work with the latest technologies from Microsoft
• Able to analyse both problems and be self-critical
• Technical Skills
• Problem Solving
• Able to work as part of a team and self-motivated
• Commitment to producing the best quality work
• Fault finding / diagnosis & fixing

Qualification(s) Required

1 A Level at C or equivalent

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Interview arrangements

If successful, you will initially be invited to assessment at Swansea ITeC to confirm eligibility – please bring proof of ID and any relevant certificates
This vacancy has been placed by the employer in the language of their choice. This means that the vacancy might only appear in Welsh or English.