Job Details

Job Details:

Job overview:

We work in an Agile team using a 2 week sprint approach. Team members must be self-starters who will work with a spread of technologies and across the whole system/environment to deliver the sprint objective.

  • Always to work towards the sprint objectives.
  • To ensure all sprint goals are achieved, and where time permits the highest priorities from the backlog.
  • To provide support to the Development, Testing, Customer Service and Sales team.
  • Deliver all assignments in an efficient, time effective way.
  • Where your responsibilities are complete, to look for tasks that you can work on with the other teams.
  • Where you need help with development problems, to research your problem first, them present this in an effective way to the developer supporting you.

Main role and responsibilities:

An apprentice will have a strong understanding of JavaScript, HTML, and procedural development to work as part of a team to develop and implement team working with:

  • New Customers for our core Dwellant service, setting up these customers using our in house tools, and procedures
  • Double checking that all items are correct and tested
  • New Bespoke customers, developing the branding and UI, for new developments
  • Developing local content, and adding and managing documents
  • New Branding, and feature projects for existing customers
  • Work on projects to support and upgrade our existing customers
  • Working with experienced developers effectively coding front end applications such as JavaScript and HTML
  • Adopting a proactive approach by asking for tasks, and how you can assist with tasks
  • Contribute to planning, development, and implementation of code releases to streamline processes
  • Work on both front-end and back-end services
  • Testing our products and services from a functional, performance and quality perspective across devices and operating systems to ensure they are fully functional
  • Working with the wider IT team of developers to address daily issues and document features and processes
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
  • Working in a team environment and helping achieve team goals

Desired skills:

  • Excellent problem-solving ability
  • Enthusiasm and aptitude for learning new programming languages, frameworks and paradigms
  • Strong communications skills
  • Analytical mind-set
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Passion for coding

Desired qualifications:

6 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C including Maths plus GCSE English (or equivalent) at grade D or above.

Working week:

Core hours are between 8am - 6pm.

Flexible:

8am - 4pm, 9am - 5pm or 10am - 6pm.

Important Information:

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.

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