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Apprentice Developer Digital Engineering
Up to £29k + benefits
Candidates must have the ability to work and travel in the UK and Europe without restriction
Are you interested in creating industry leading digital enterprise applications that will help clients grow their business?
Cognizant is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the worlds leading companies build stronger businesses.
The Digital Engineering practice is responsible for helping clients leverage next generation software in order to engage customers more directly, easily and precisely by developing production ready applications at record speed.
As an apprentice in Digital Engineering, you will be responsible for using modern software development techniques and to develop and refine apps which meet customers needs. Typical day to day responsibilities will include the below:
Building and deploying modern software using techniques such as DDD, TDD, CI/CD
Design and implement event driven cloud native microservices architecture using CloudFoundry
End to end solution delivery, responsible for designing solutions, writing code, tests cases, executing test cases, automating build, test and deployment, environment provisioning and configuration
Overall delivery of software components working in collaboration with product and architecture teams
Collaborate with Business Analysts and Product Owners to help define and shape deliverables, provide estimates, highlight technical risks and determine technical solutions
Ensure focussed understanding of key areas of the product and related technologies within the team
Help promote innovation, best in class execution and exploration of new ideas as a culture
Liaise with operations for technical analysis of the issues
Collaborate with other technology and product teams to ensure integrated endtoend design
Active participation in the Agile ceremonies and contribute to the overall functioning of selforganised, empowered, high performance team
Research, learn new methodologies and technologies and implement them in the project to
continuously improve and optimize design, code, build, deploy, test lifecycle
Collaborate and actively contribute in discussions to help define technology and development approach within the team
Cognizant will be engaging future employees via the Harvey Nash Future Skills Programme. The programme ensures that Apprentice Developers will be taught and mentored by tech experts at the prestigious Corndel Software Engineering Academy. As an apprentice in Digital Engineering, you will be responsible for using modern software development techniques and to develop and refine apps which meet customers needs.
Apprentice developers will learn the latest software development methodologies during an intensive 15 month training programme and receive a level 4 diploma in Software Development Methodologies, accredited by the British Computer Society.
Skills and competencies
A STEM related graduate level education with the academic ability to grasp Computer Science concepts
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to work collaboratively with global project teams
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Candidates must have the ability to work and travel in the UK and Europe without restriction.
Whats on offer
A career in one of the largest and fastest growing IT services provider worldwide
A comprehensive training program
A challenging international environment
Opportunity to work for the large multinationals and other leading companies
Apply/email us at #####@######.### with a copy of your CV and some info around your interest in becoming a software developer.