The software developer technician apprenticeship programme is designed to equip employees with the knowledge and skills to develop as a software technician within any business, supporting productivity through the use of software. They will learn a range of skills, from developing an app to working as part of a larger software development team, allowing them to meet the needs of any business. Apprentices will be able to write simple code for discrete software components, following an appropriate logical approach to agreed standards (whether for web, mobile or desktop applications).
Note down the outcomes of tests and keep accurate test records and reports; compare test results against expected results and acceptance criteria and through traceability to requirement.
Logical and creative thinking skills; analytical and problem-solving skills; ability to work independently and to take responsibility; can use own initiative; a thorough and organised approach; ability to work with a range of internal and external people; ability to communicate effectively in a variety of situations; ability to maintain a productive, professional and secure working environment.