Digital and Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship – Data Analytics Pathway Babcock International

Join us as a Data Analyst in training and help us make critical business decisions when they count. In this 5-year programme, you’ll gain a BSc Honours Degree in Digital and Technology Solutions and set yourself up for a career in data analytics.

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Closing date: 15 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £22,862.00

    Fully funded qualification, personal development training and opportunities, a minimum 28 days holiday allowance including bank holidays, competitive pension scheme, employee share scheme, flexible benefits including employee shopping savings portal.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    5 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    13 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000211317

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

On this 5-year degree programme, you’ll learn core technical skills and gain real-world experience of digital and technology solutions in action through a blend of university studies and work placements. You’ll learn how to produce technical documentation, code and schematics including: 

  • Cyber security designs 
  • Software in a variety of different languages 
  • PLC control 
  • Concept designs 
  • CAD 
  • Electrical and electronic design 
  • Database management  

You’ll complete your university studies on a part-time basis across four years. Years 1 and 2 will provide you with a solid basis in the digital environment. In years 3 and 4, your studies will focus on your chosen specialism: Data Analytics.  
 
In year 5 you will enter your substantive role in an area of the business you want to specialise in, and at the end of the year (upon successful completion of the degree and apprenticeship), you’ll qualify as a Data Analyst. 

Data Analytics at Babcock.
 
Babcock as is an advanced user of information and data analytics. How we use data is pivotal to our future business success. Using data, we provide information and decision-making support at the point of need enabling the most critical parts of our business to support our customers in making decisions that count.  
   
On the Data Analytics Pathway you will gain real life experience working in: 

  • Mathematical modelling and simulation 
  • Statistical analysis 
  • Predictive analysis 
  • Data visualisation 
  • Information related technology development  

The training you will be getting

At the end of your apprenticeship, you’ll have earned a BSc Honours Degree in Digital and Technology Solutions and gained rich work experience within your chosen specialism.  
 
From undertaking general project management activities including project planning, resourcing, budgeting, document management and configuration control, you will have also gained valuable project management skills. 
 
Your technical training will be supplemented with in-house training courses and soft skill training to help you develop your personal and team working skills.  

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

In year 5 you will enter your substantive role in an area of the business you want to specialise in and at the end of the year (upon successful completion of the degree and apprenticeship), you’ll qualify as a Software Engineer. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 5 different subjects (Grade C/4 grade or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Mathematics, Science and IT (Grade Grade B or above) Essential

Things to consider

Many of our early careers roles are subject to Security Clearance and Trade Control restrictions which mean that your place of birth, nationality, citizenship, or residency you hold may impact which roles you are eligible for. You must be able to achieve BPSS (Baseline security) and many of them require you to be eligible for Security Clearance.

About the employer

Babcock is an international defence company operating in our focus countries of the UK, Australasia, Canada, France and South Africa, with exports to additional markets with potential to become focus countries. We meet our customers’ key requirements of affordability, availability, and capability by delivering engineering, support and critical systems to defence and civil markets.

Employer

Babcock International

Address

Bristol, GB

BS3 2HQ

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Training

Training provider

UNIVERSITY OF EXETER

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Digital and technology solutions professional

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

Once you’ve clicked ‘Apply’, you’ll be taken to our application site. Set up a candidate profile and you can apply for roles at Babcock.

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

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Closing date: 15 Mar 2024