Google UK Limited

Information Technology (IT) Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Google UK Limited (Employer)

Just I.T. Training Limited (Training Provider)

Wage To be agreed upon appointment
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.30pm
15 months (duration)
4 October 2021(start date)
Infrastructure technician (apprenticeship standard)
Digital (route)
31 March 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

As an Information Technology (IT) Apprenticeship at Google, you will be part of a program that provides the skills you need to become an Infrastructure Technician.

Responsibilities

You will join a team at Google and will be supported by a manager and a mentor for the duration of your 15-month apprenticeship.

You will start in October 2021, rotating between training with our academic partner, which is part of the 20% off-the-job experience, and providing IT Support at Google for hands-on experience during your apprenticeship.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Help support internal infrastructure escalating issues to appropriate teams as needed
  • Help support internal employees on all of their IT needs across a variety of platforms, including ChromeOS, Mac, Linux, Windows, iOS, and Android
  • Attend required training and participate in mentoring sessions as specified

Google aspires to be an organization that reflects the globally diverse audience that our search engine and tools serve. We believe that in addition to hiring the best talent, a diversity of perspectives, ideas and cultures lead to the creation of better products and services. Interacting with people in all parts of the company will give you insight into our unique enterprise and corporate culture.

Future Prospects

  • Over 90% of our Apprentices move on to permanent full-time employment in the tech industry
  • There are also opportunities to extend your training with a higher level Apprenticeship programme
  • Just IT have already helped over 1000 people start their tech and digital careers with an Apprenticeship

Reality Check

As part of the application process, please visit:

https://careers.google.com/jobs/results/99433920124068550-information-technology-it-apprenticeship-engineering-fall-2021-start/

Applicants must apply on the link above for their submissions to be considered.

Skills Required

  • Experience in customer service roles.
  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently.
  • Effective communication and organizational skills, proactive, self-motivated, positive attitude, and excellent customer service capabilities.

Qualities Required

  • Exposure to an IT or a related technical field (i.e. personal projects, coding languages, operating systems, building computers/apps, volunteering with STEM organisations, etc)
  • Passion for technology, demonstrated through extracurricular activities, hobbies, personal projects or online coursework
  • Ability to work independently and within a team framework
  • Willingness to navigate ambiguous tasks, find suitable solutions and seek help/advice where appropriate

Qualifications Required

  • To be an Infrastructure Technician Apprentice you will need to be a tech enthusiast with five GCSEs at grade A*-C or 9-4, (including English and mathematics), Functional Skills Level 2 in English and mathematics/relevant Level 2 Apprenticeship, or equivalent qualifications or experience

Training Provided

Infrastructure Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Functional skills in English, maths, and ICT (if applicable)

Google and Just IT will be offering training and development of individuals looking to start a career in IT. We aim to build a pipeline for the next generation of IT and operations engineers, actively bridging the gap between technical employment and education.

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