Software Development Engineer Degree Apprenticeship - Degree (Level 6)

Amazon UK Services Ltd (Employer)

QA Apprenticeships (Training Provider)

Annual wage £30,000.00
40.0 hours per week Typically Monday and Friday 830am to 5pm - hours will flex in line with projects and meetings
48 months (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
2 positions available
31 March 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Amazon offers a range of opportunities to suit candidates with different backgrounds, qualifications and career aspirations. Amazon apprenticeship schemes are aimed at people who have a passion for learning and want to start a career now – or possibly retrain in a new direction.


What will the apprentice be doing?

You will work with cutting-edge technology. Learn from developers at Amazon work on real world problems on a global scale, own systems end-to-end, and influence the direction of our technology that delights hundreds of millions of customers around the world. Alongside extensive development of your technical skills, you will also grow your abilities in crucial complementary areas. You will learn to design, build and test high-quality software solutions. You will be aiming to apply engineering principles to all stages of the software development process

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

You will build your skills over a 48 month period - starting in September that will be delivered through a blend of;

· Classroom based training hosted offsite,
· On-the-job training
· Online learning
· Mentoring from our Software developers.

You will also grow your abilities organization, prioritization, data analysis and problem solving techniques, teamwork, communication, and presentation skills. You will gain -

Software Developer Level 4 and
BSc in Digital and Technology Solutions Professional

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

During your final years you will work towards the L6 Digital and Technology Solutions Professional apprenticeship specializing in software development, where you will continue to expand on your knowledge, diving deeper into the overall skillsets of which SDE’s need to be industry leaders. On successful completion will you receive invaluable learning, development and professional experience, you will also gain a degree and you will then be ready to apply for roles in Amazon across the globe.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

AS Level or equivalent in 3 to include STEM related subjects (Grade A-C) Essential
Other Basic Coding knowledge (Grade Certified or Self taught) Essential
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About the employer

If you want to be part of an organisation that is growing fast and is focused on developing leaders from within, then Amazon is a great place to start your career.

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