Lockheed Martin UK Limited

Digital and Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship (Software Engineer) - Degree (Level 6)

Lockheed Martin UK Limited (Employer)

Solent University (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,200.00
37.5 hours per week We operate a flexible working schedule Total hours per week: 37.5
36 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
Digital (route)
16 March 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Lockheed Martin RMS UK has a growing portfolio of programmes both in the UK and in Europe, for a range of military and commercial customers. This broadening of domains offers new and exciting challenges for the software team, offering opportunities to embrace new technologies and different software development practices.


What will the apprentice be doing?

You will have an interest in Software Engineering, and a basic understanding of the aspects that it entails.

You will have a keen interest in how things work, and be motivated by creating software solutions for challenging problems.

- Ability to work well in a team environment

- Problem determination & resolution

- Good IT skills in a range of SW packages would be an advantage

Logical and careful approach to analysing requirements, creating appropriate designs and developing implementation solutions, as well as an understanding of the role of test in ensuring delivery of mature products.


What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The Apprentice will be working towards gaining the Digital and Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship Level 6. This role will support the achievement of this Apprenticeship along with the training provided by the chosen Training Provider.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Lockheed Martin UK has a number of development opportunities open to Apprentices, including the opportunity to progress with a higher level apprenticeship.

Reality Check

96 UCAS tariff points from a minimum of two completed A-levels, a BTEC Extended Diploma at PPP, a BTEC Diploma at MP, or equivalent. Will consider mature students who haven't recently undertaken a course of study at A-level equivalent, but who can demonstrate workplace experience that indicates their ability to complete the course

Skills Required

IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Java, UML, DevOps, UNIX /LINUX, C / C++ / C#

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4) Essential
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