Build Engineer Apprentice - 11204 IOMART HOSTING LIMITED

We are totally vendor, platform and technology agnostic (we are a fully certified and accredited partner with all the major players), ensuring that the solutions we provide are tailored to suit your exact business requirements. We’re always looking for talented people to join our rapidly growing team.

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Closing date: 20 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,840.00

  • Working week

    9:00am-5:30pm Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Aug 2017

  • Date posted

    03 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001219959

  • Positions

    3 available

Responsibilities
• Installing, racking and cabling servers 
• Server hardware build and configuration 
• Hardware/Server OS troubleshooting 
• Processing deliveries of hardware
• Monitoring hardware stock levels
• Managing tasks in the Datacentre environment and liaising with maintenance personnel


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Qualities/requirements
• Good understanding of computer/server hardware, Dell, HP and Supermicro would be beneficial
• Basic understanding of networking
• Basic understanding of hardware racking
• Basic understanding of data centres and best practice 
• Customer facing experience would be beneficial
• Good communicator
• Excellent attention to detail

Personal qualities

Someone with an enthusiastic and professional attitude and a commitment to learning new skills.

Qualifications required

•    3 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C in any subject plus GCSE English and Maths (or equivalents) at grade D or above

Future prospects

92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programs offer on-going development tracks.

Things to consider

Benefits/ Other Important Information • 20 days holidays plus 8 bank holidays, pro rata • Not eligible for People’s Pension • Free breakfast everyday – cereal, milk, cereal bars, fruit • Free Breakfast roll on a Friday • Free lunch on the last Friday of the month

About the employer

Employer Description Currently seeking an ambitious individual for Build Engineer Apprentice, working with our in-house auto deployment system, preparing hardware from start to finish and deploying servers to specification. You will undertake data center operations and client facing support as you progress through your apprenticeship.

Employer

IOMART HOSTING LIMITED

Address

Unit E

Spectrum House

Clivemont Road

Maidenhead

SL6 7FW

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Training provider

Approximately 11% of training takes place in the QA learning centre classroom. 9% is done in the workplace, through online training, face-to-face meetings with your QA Technical Skills Coach, or developing your portfolio. The remaining time will be spent on your workplace activity.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Infrastructure Technician

Training provider

QA LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by QA Limited

Contact

apprenticeships@qa.com


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Closing date: 20 Aug 2017