Apprentice Software Developer in Hove

Hove, East Sussex
Weekly wage £250.00
11 Jan 2017
25 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Your primary role as a software developer will be to build and test simple, high-quality code across front end, logic and database layers. You will be working as part of a larger team, in which they will have responsibility for some of the straightforward elements of the overall project. You will need to be able to interpret design documentation and specifications whilst customer requirements will typically be defined and agreed by more experienced or specialist members of the team.  

You will have basic technical competencies in some of the following areas and your training  and job will develop these to a significantly higher level:

  • Logic: writes good quality code (logic) with sound syntax in at least one language
  • User interface: can develop effective user interfaces for at least one channel
  • Data: can effectively link code to the database/data sets
  • Test: can test code and analyse results to correct errors found using either V-model manual testing and/or using unit testing
  • Problem solving: can apply structured techniques to problem solving, can debug code and can understand the structure of programmes in order to identify and resolve issues
  • Design: can create simple data models and software designs to effectively communicate understanding of the program, following best practices and standards
  • Analysis: can understand and create basic analysis artefacts, such as user cases and/or user stories
  • Deployment : can understand and utilise skills to build, manage and deploy code into enterprise environments
  • Development lifecycle: can operate at all stages of the software development lifecycle, with increasing breadth and depth over time with initial focus on build and test.
  • Can apply good practice approaches according to the relevant paradigm (for example object oriented, event driven or procedural)
  • Can interpret and follow:
    • Software designs and functional/technical specifications
    • Company defined ‘coding standards’ or industry good practice for coding
    • Testing frameworks and methodologies
    • Company, team or client approaches to continuous integration, version and source control
  • Can respond to the business environment and business issues related to software development
  • Can operate effectively in their own business’s, their customers’ and the industry’s environments
  • Can apply the Maths required to be a software developer (e.g. algorithms, logic and data structures)




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Closing date: 25 Feb 2017

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