DevOps Technology Apprentice Man Group

Are you looking to build a long-term career in DevOps engineering? Then look no further! Start your career today with a level 4 DevOps apprenticeship with Man Group and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience including troubleshooting software bugs and adding feature requests to software.

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

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Closing date: 23 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    37.5 hours per week. Shifts tbc.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    28 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The Technology Apprentice in AQS is expected to apply the knowledge, skills, and behaviours they gain from their Level 4 DevOps Apprenticeship Qualification to complete the following responsibilities:

  • Working within a team of support engineers to maintain the developer estate, resolve technical queries, implement system changes, and triage to specialists where appropriate
  • Working with a wide range of constantly adapting technologies and skills across all business needs
  • Improve tools and processes via automation, scripting, and development

The training you will be getting

DevOps Engineer Apprenticeship Level 4 Combining software development and IT operations helps to shorten the development lifecycle and ensure continuous delivery in your organisation. With a focus on infrastructure, automation, rapid development and deployment at its heart, a Kaplan DevOps Engineer apprenticeship is anything but standard. Our DevOps Engineer apprenticeship programme integrates seven modules of technical training with work- based projects. This ensures that learning and skills are directly applied to the apprentice’s role, and maximises the time used as part of off-the-job training. The modules include: DevOps Introduction Python Programming Fundamentals Cloud Services Infrastructure and Security DevOps Tooling Scripting and Automation EPA Readiness Training For each module, learners benefit from attending small, scheduled live online classes taught by a subject matter specialist, combined with additional online learning that can be completed at their own pace.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There may be the potential to move into a full-time role following the completion of the programme.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9/A*-4-C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9/A*-4-C) Essential
A Level or equivalent IT (Grade A-C) Desired
A Level or equivalent Science (Grade A-C) Desired
A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade A-C) Desired

Things to consider

Benefits include: 5-weeks paid holiday per year + all bank holidays, increasing according to service Man Group does offer a pension scheme. Man Group offers various benefits including life insurance, travel insurance, free eye tests. Public transport links nearby. Please note this is a hybrid role with 3-4 days in office, 1-2 days from home.

About the employer

Man Group is a technology empowered active investment management firm focused on delivering outperformance for our clients and the millions of savers they represent. We actively manage investments of US$175.7bn[1] for our global clients. Our investment capabilities span the public and private markets, with a mix of long-only and alternative approaches across all major asset classes.


Man Group


Riverbank House, 2 Swan Lane



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Training provider


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

DevOps engineer

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Jun 2024