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Apprentice Software Developer

Employer description: 

Crane Building Services & Utilities forms part of the Fluid Handling Group within Crane Co, which was founded in 1855. This is a multi-industry, New York Stock Exchange quoted company with net sales in 2014 of $2.9bn. 

Vacancy Description:

The primary role of the Apprentice Software Developer is to build and test simple, high-quality code across front end, logic and database layers with responsibility for some of the straightforward elements of projects. 

Main role / Responsibilities:  

  • Working with senior developers to assist with creating product solutions
  • Writing code for software programmes
  • Interpret design documentation and specifications and collating feature requests
  • Extracting data and processing results
  • Testing solutions
  • Follow the appropriate procedures for logging, reviewing, prioritising, scheduling and accepting IT department work requests
  • Maintain familiarity with the latest developments within the IT industry and keep the IT Team apprised of such developments that might be of benefit to the organisation
  • Ensure SOX compliance
  • Participate and contribute to CBS through the attendance of Kaizen’s 

Desirable Skills / Personal Qualities:

  • Pro-active results orientated approach
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to organise a varied workload
  • Able to contribute ideas and think for themselves
  • Can use their own initiative to solve problems
  • Can demonstrate good attention to detail 

Desired qualifications: 

  • 6 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C including Maths plus GCSE English (or equivalent) at grade D or above. 

Important Information:
QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.

Apprentice Software Developer

Advanced Apprenticeship

Published on 1 Jun 2020