IT Security Engineer Apprentice

LANDSCAPE NETWORKS LTD

Working underneath the Technical Director, you will be required to assist with installations with some planned maintenance, fault finding and on-going upgrades of IT Security products.

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Closing date: 15 May 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage

£192.31

Working week

37.5 Hours, Shifts TBC

Apprenticeship duration

12 Months

Possible start date

29 May 2017

Date posted

13 Nov 2015

Apprenticeship level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC000740719

Positions

1 available

Level 3 Estio IT Apprenticeships
IT Security Engineer Apprentice
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
£10,000 per annum

Please contact scarlett.uttley@estio.co.uk or call 01422 898 888

Estio Training has an exciting opportunity with Landscape Networks based in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire. Landscape Networks is an Information Security, Secure LAN/WAN Infrastructure and Data Protection product and services provider.

We work at the highest levels of skills and accreditations with many of the leading IT Security and Networking vendors and specialist service providers to resolve threats and mitigate risks.

Working underneath the Technical Director, you will be required to assist with installations with some planned maintenance, fault finding and on-going upgrades of IT Security products. If you have a strong interest in the IT industry this would be a great opportunity for you. As well as receiving vendor training, there is an opportunity for you to do an ethical hacking training course.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assisting the Technical Director
  • Complete repairs, installations and scheduled inspections to the highest standards
  • Assist in business security and networking requirements for vendors
  • Dealing with single threat solutions through to complete secure network infrastructure

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Able to demonstrate logical thinking
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Ability to use initiative when working alone, within given instructions
  • Ability to prioritise and work to strict deadlines
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Customer focused approach
  • Ability to work in a small close knit team
  • An understanding of client confidentiality issues and the use of discretion

Personal qualities

  • A clean driving licence would be beneficial
  • Smart appearance and good communication skills are essential
  • Willingness to learn and develop
  • Pro-active
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Qualifications required

5 GCSE’s at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)

Future prospects

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

Things to consider

**Please note these dates should be used as a guideline only, should the right applicant be found the vacancy may close early.**

About the employer

Landscape Networks is an Information Security, Secure LAN/WAN Infrastructure and Data Protection product and services provider. We work at the highest levels of skills and accreditations with many of the leading IT Security and Networking vendors and specialist service providers to resolve threats and mitigate risks

Employer

LANDSCAPE NETWORKS LTD

Address

Law Street

Cleckheaton

BD19 3QR

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Training provider

The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive eleven weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

Training will lead to industry-recognised qualifications including:
Advanced apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals
Level 3 Diploma in Professional
Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
Functional skills, Maths L2, English L2 and ICT L2
PLTS and ERR
CompTIA A+

Estio training also offer the following optional units:
MCTS on Windows 7
MCTS on MCSA, MS Solutions Associate
MCITP on Windows Server 2008
CompTIA Network+
CompTIA Security+
MCSA Windows Server 2012

Apprenticeship framework

IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals

Training provider

Outsource Training Development

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Estio Technology Recruitment Ltd

Contact

Abigail Short

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Closing date: 15 May 2017