What will the apprentice be doing?
Define our solution by working with Systems Engineering to develop requirements and a test strategy. Develop our systems by working as a member of a project team to deliver high quality, robust software deliverable that meets customer requirements, on time and within budget. Support our systems by working with customer support functions to ensure that currently deployed software products are maintained on both land and at sea.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
As a Software Engineer Apprentice you will be studying towards a BSc in Digital and Technology Solutions with Manchester Metropolitan University following the Software Engineering pathway. For the duration of this four year programme you will combine university studies with practical application, working within our software function in Cheadle.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
At the end of the apprenticeship you be working as a software engineer within one of the Thales UK businesses
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent 5 GCSE's including Maths, English & a STEM subject (Grade A-C (4-9)) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A Levels Including maths and a STEM subject (Grade BBC) Essential