Digital Technology Apprentice - RAL Space Computer Group
UK Research and Innovation
What you will do in your working day
Communicate and work with fellow team members on a daily basis.
Communicate with users, scientists, engineers and management to understand their requirements.
Take an active role in both technical and non-technical meetings.
Write documentation for technical and non-technical users.
Help deploy IT services to production and help provide support after release.
Use a variety of tools and technologies used by the team to manage and develop computer services and systems.
The training you will be getting
During the apprenticeship scheme you will be exposed to a variety of IT, gaining a broad range of skills and experiences to support you as you work towards a BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions Degree. Approximately 11% of training takes place in the QA learning centre classroom. 9% is done in the workplace, through online training, one to one meetings with your QA Technical Skills Coach, or developing your portfolio. The remaining time will be spent on your workplace activity.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
This could lead to a permanent position with great career prospects after the apprenticeship.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Team working, Initiative
Qualifications RequiredA Level or equivalent Minimum of two A levels at grade A / 3 at C (Grade 2 X A grades or 3 x C grades) Essential
BTEC or equivalent BTEC Level 3 in Computing (or similar subject) (Grade MERIT) Essential
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