Job Details

Job Details:

Overview:

This role will be a crucial part of our technical development team, focusing on designing and implementing improvements to the design and functionality of our website and in-house software.

It will a broad role, with the opportunity to learn lots of great tech skills. The successful candidate will learn a range of skills in how to improve efficiency by utilising technology and automation.

PHP, SQL, and MySQL are the core programming languages used by the team. But the successful candidate will also receive a broader knowledge of web-based languages with the use of HTML, CSS, and Javascript/Jquery.

Main role / Responsibilities:[will include but not be limited to]:

  • Ongoing maintenance and bug fixes that arise within the software as well as providing “front line support” to other colleagues and customers using it.
  • Design and implementation of new functionality within the software/website
  • Handling technical inquiries
  • Running system reports
  • Data Entry/Validation

Desirable skills:

  • Knowledge of PHP, SQL, MySQL, C#, Javascript, Batch files
  • Previous experience working in an office environment
  • Some knowledge of IT hardware and networking

Personal qualities:

  • Have an interest in technology and automation
  • A desire to want to learn complex programming languages and to continue learning as your skills develop
  • Some knowledge of HTML & CSS
  • Ability to use excel
  • Have good time management skills & be able to work within deadlines
  • Be a team player with excellent communication skills
  • Be self-motivated and enthusiastic and like to take pride in your own work

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:

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm / 40hrs a week.

Future prospects:

92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship.Additionally, there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programs offer on-going development tracks.

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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