Apprentice Software Developer - Full Stack EVERLEDGER LIMITED

Are you passionate about IT, possess strong communication skills and looking to develop your career in the exciting world of new technology? If so, a central London based cutting edge technology solutions provider are looking for an Apprentice Software Developer to support their expanding organisation.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £300.00

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    18 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001278350

  • Positions

    1 available

Are you passionate about IT, possess strong communication skills and looking to develop your career in the exciting world of new technology? If so, a central London based cutting edge technology solutions provider are looking for an Apprentice Software Developer to support their expanding organisation. As part of an IT Apprenticeship, you’ll gain hands-on experience, training towards industry recognised qualifications all whilst earning.

Who you’ll work for:

The central London based employer is an award-winning IT software provider who specialise in providing end-to-end solutions for a large portfolio of global customers. Based near St Paul’s in London with offices in Australia, Singapore and New York, they have grown steadily since forming in early 2015. Fuelled by their commitment to innovation their goal is to provide their clients with significant value through the application of blockchain, smart contracts and other transformational technologies.

Due to this continued growth, they are looking to employ an Apprentice Software Developer focussed on full stack web technologies primarily using node.js.

The role will suit someone who loves working on solving logical problems, web apps/sites, and has a passionate interest in web technologies in general.

You will work closely with an Agile team including UX/UI Designers and Developers where you are responsible for delivering highly scalable web-based and mobile applications. You will conduct end to end to project lifecycle project starts with rapid prototyping through to delivery, across solution architecture design.

As an Apprentice Software Developer, your core role includes:

  • Developing and enhancing our API’s
  • Running developments of our apps to AWS
  • Connecting our front-end apps to our API’s

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Ideally, we are looking for an IT-enthusiast with knowledge or experience of the following:

Languages and platforms:

  • Exposure to JavaScript and node.js
  • Using JavaScript compilers, including babel and ES6/7 (not essentials)
  • Exposure to dev ops tools including Docker

Operating Systems:

  • Mac and Linux

Personal qualities

  • A disciplined approach when you start coding ensuring good documentation is applied and tests are created (we will teach you how to create these tests).
  • Attention to detail, informing the team if something doesn’t look right, there is no such thing as a stupid question!

Qualifications required

  • We’re looking for someone who has excellent communication skills; written and oral.
  • You don’t need loads of professional experience in IT, however, you’ll need at least five GCSEs (or equivalent) at Grade C or above including; Maths, IT or Science, and English.
  • Further, having A-levels or equivalent (BTEC, Level 3 Apprenticeship, etc.) is preferable.

Future prospects

By working hard and demonstrating your ability, drive and commitment throughout your 18 month apprenticeship scheme, upon completion you may be offered a permanent contract ensuring you have further opportunities to continue growing within this exciting organisation. Apply Now

About the employer

Our client is a permanent, global, digital ledger that tracks and protects diamonds, fine art and other valuable items on their lifetime journey. Using the technology behind Bitcoin, our client provides traders, insurance companies, financiers, consumers and law enforcers with an immutable history of an item’s authenticity, existence and ownership. Winner of numerous competitions and accolades over the past 18 months, our client is a leader in the real-world application of blockchain technology. We develop and deploy innovative technological solutions to markets where provenance matters by creating an immutable digital footprint of an item.

Employer

EVERLEDGER LIMITED

Address

69-89

Mile End Road

London

E1 4TT

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Training provider

Firebrand offers a unique Higher Level 4 IT Apprenticeship scheme. We provide the fastest award-winning IT training and certifications with on-going support - all with the ultimate goal of securing a long-term IT career.

During your 18 month programme, Firebrand provides residential training at our distraction-free training centre. Our accelerated training means you'll achieve certifications with partners like, ITIL and Microsoft faster, giving you more time to put your new skills into practice within a professional working environment. You'll also be recognised by the British Computer Society (BCS) for entry onto the register of IT Technicians, confirming SFIA level 3 professional competence.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Software Developer

Training provider

FIREBRAND TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Firebrand Training Ips Ltd

Contact

Firebrand Apprenticeships 08000816022 apprentice@firebrandtraining.com


Employer's Application Instructions

STEP 1: Complete our online application STEP 2: Once the online application form is complete, your details will automatically be registered with Firebrand STEP 3: If your long-term motivations, passion, experience and ability fit the job requirements, we will contact you in order to organise an initial conversation with a Firebrand representative - We understand how scary the interview process can be and will provide support, advice and guidance to you as possible. We also ensure all the employers we work with fully understand that an apprenticeship is and what level of experience and confidence to expect.


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 09 Oct 2017