Software Engineering Level 4 Apprenticeship - Higher (Level 4)

QinetiQ (Employer)

Firebrand Training Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,100.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm
16 months (duration)
1 September 2021(start date)
Software developer (apprenticeship standard)
Digital (route)
2 positions available
1 February 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The QinetiQ Software discipline supports a broad range of our capabilities from designing submarines to providing cyber-security services, and is at the forefront of developing innovative software solutions to meet the demanding requirements of our customers and partner organisations.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Our Portsmouth teams are responsible for:

- Developing updates for one of the world's only fully integrated naval architecture design and analysis tools
- Supporting the development of applications for UK Maritime Autonomy programmes
- Developing our Survive software suite for survivability analysis of submarines and surface ships
- Developing underwater communication software
- Developing synthetic test tools for the latest Royal Navy equipment

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

Further information provided during the recuritment process.


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What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

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Reality Check

Please be aware that this role is subject to both security & export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that you must hold full British citizenship and obtain the right to stay and work within the UK. Restrictions may also mean that any dual or previous nationalities held can affect the roles in which you can perform within QinetiQ.

Skills Required

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

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4 (C) or higher) Essential
GCSE or equivalent IT (Grade Grade 4 (C) or higher) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade Grade 4 (C) or higher) Essential
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