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UAT Tester Apprentice (Bolser Agency) Bolser Agency

Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for a UAT Tester with Bolser Agency, a digital marketing company based in Leeds.

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Closing date: 15 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,000.00

    £12,000 - £20,000

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    17 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000064730

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Working collaboratively with developers and other testers.
  • Learning to write and execute test scripts, run manual and automated tests, assess code and write bug reports.
  • Testing web applications and features built using PHP and related technologies.
  • Testing products across desktop, mobile and tablet, within a structured Agile process.
  • Utilising the latest technologies and techniques to solve problems.
  • Communicating findings to technical and non-technical colleagues.
  • Completing comprehensive test documentation.

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

Estio apprenticeship training programmes are delivered virtually by our fully qualified and industry experienced training team. Using their expert knowledge, we’ve purposefully built our programmes around the real-world use of modern technology, so that the skills we create can be directly applied in the workplace.

Throughout the apprenticeship learners receive coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated team who are there to ensure they get the most from their work experience.

Successful completion of this apprenticeship gives you an accredited Level 4 Software Tester, with training in how to:

  • Ensure that the software used within your business operates as intended.
  • Design and prepare test plans and conduct software testing as appropriate to ensure your software is fit for purpose.
  • Collect and interpret the results of testing and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Understand the software lifecycle and apply software development practices.
  • Document and report test results.
  • Store, manage and share test data in a secure manner.
  • Level 4 national certificate.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, A passion for technology, Strong written skills, Excellent time management, Team working skills, Desire to learn

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent) Essential

Things to consider

Full training and an ongoing Personal Development Plan. Hybrid/Flexible working - up to 2 days WFH and flexible start times. A competitive salary.25 days holiday. Profit share scheme. Bike to Work scheme. Friday Beers and lots of socials. Free fruit, drinks, breakfast, table tennis and more.

About the employer

We are Bolser. We live and breathe digital. It’s why we work with some of the world’s biggest brands. They love what we do for them from stand out strategy to unbelievable UX and design, as well as expert SEO management, all backed by results. If it’s an augmented reality app, a learning platform, or an industry first, you can be sure our work works. . It’s why we have such a long list of big name clients.

Employer

Bolser Agency

Address

Marshall Court

Marshall Street

Leeds

LS11 9YP

Contact

Tom Crossland

tom.crossland@estio.co.uk

0113 3500 333

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Training

Training provider

ESTIO TRAINING LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Software tester

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)


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