Roche Products Ltd

IT Business Analysis - Digital and Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship (BSc) - Degree (Level 6)

Roche Products Ltd (Employer)

University of Exeter (Training Provider)

Wage Competitive salary
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday, shifts to be confirmed.
4 years (duration)
1 August 2022(start date)
Digital (route)
20 February 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

As a Digital and Technology Solutions Apprentice, you will join a team passionate about delivering great employee experiences via innovative technology and services. Working in small self empowered teams you will work on a variety of business challenges.


Our Pharma Informatics (PIIX) organization is co-creating a better future for patients through technology and information. We are an agile organization that brings together great people who are passionate about technology innovation, and who thrive in dynamic, cross-functional, and mission-driven teams.

Our agile organization is made up of structures called Networks and Chapters. “Networks” comprise business domain and technical experts aligned closely with our business partners to develop and deliver technology-enabled business strategy. Our “Chapters” are centers of expertise of deeply skilled people deployed for maximum impact. These teams work together to deliver outstanding value to our business, patients, and customers.

This role is working within the Business Analysis & User Experience Chapter to drive initiatives through scoping, planning and supporting the successful implementation of technology solutions by providing business analysis, best practice research, detailed requirements and user stories definition and user acceptance facilitation.

In this role you require a broad set of skills in requirements elicitation, user stories documentation, project management, business process modelling and agile business analysis just to name a few. You also need a passion for providing great user experiences.  You are also passionate about technology and would like a career where you can positively transform the lives of patients by leveraging technology.

During this exciting 4-year apprenticeship, you will work towards a fully funded Bachelor’s degree (BSc) specializing in IT Business Analysis whilst gaining valuable ‘on the job’ experience and mentoring from our talented experts at Roche.

What you could be working on:

Working in a cross functional team you will be supporting the project scoping phase. Collaborating with business and IT stakeholders on the business case development for new initiatives including high level solution options and resource estimates.

You could be involved in supporting the identification of the most appropriate technology solutions for Roche through formal RFI/RFP/RFQ (Request for Information/Proposal/Quotation) processes. Evaluate feasibility of potential solutions in collaboration with business users and Subject Matter Experts.

You could be participating in Squads working on significant enhancements to understand business needs and translate them into requirements.

You could be defining KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) etc to enable measurement of expected benefits to actual implementation.

Future Prospects

The four year programme will give the apprentice valuable work experience within a global industry. Therefore successful candidates can expect this programme to boost their career prospects within Roche and across other organisations.

We will also provide support throughout the duration of the apprentice to enhance your understanding of future opportunities whilst learning to network, develop growth mindset and self reflection.

Skills Required

  • Problem-solving skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Presentation and facilitation skills
  • Customer service skills

Qualities Required

  • Passion for Technology and providing great employee experiences
  • Enjoys working as part of a team
  • Brings an Agile mindset and a desire to learn new skills

Qualifications Required

  • GCSEs at grade B/6 or above (or equivalent) in five subjects
  • Maths A level plus one further Science, Engineering or Technology subject (or equivalent)
  • A levels: AAB or IB: 34/665 or BTEC: DDD (or equivalent)

(as required by training provider, however we will review applications if not totally aligned)

Training Provided

Level 6 Digital and Technology Solutions Professional apprenticeship standard.

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