IT Engineer Apprentice

Cosworth Group- QA Apprenticeships
28 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want a fantastic opportunity to learn new skills and start a very rewarding career? Start here, apply now! You will be working for... A company that employs its motorsport-inspired engineering and manufacturing capabilities to improve vehicle and driver performance. The group supplies electronics and powertrain products and engineering services to high performance vehicle manufacturers, motorsport teams and performance enthusiasts around the world. The company was founded in 1958. With headquarters in Northampton, UK, the group has a globally-recognised brand and employs staff across Europe and the USA. Be part of QA's 10k in tech and add yourself to the UK's tech explosion! In this role, you will be??? Managing the HelpdeskResolving tickets or investigating and gathering further information to pass on to secondary support engineersEnsuring all new starters have IT equipment and accounts ready for day oneProcessing leavers, ensuring data is archived and accounts are shut downAssisting other team members in IT projects where requiredDeploying and configuring mobile devices where requiredExpected to look after network and server hardware, applying firmware upgrades in planned maintenance windows and arrange swap out hardware with third parties on failures You're training??? Are you a bit of a problem-solver? Eager to take your technology knowledge to the next level? Our training programme is designed to provide you with real-world skills using the most recent IT Technologies to transform you into a highly-skilled IT Apprentice (all debt free!)Our apprenticeships blends on-the-job experience, face-to-face workshops and online learning which will teach you a range of new skills including: Networking and ArchitectureMobile and Operating SystemCloud ServicesCoding and LogicBusiness Process Apprenticeships and Vendor qualifications L3 Advanced Apprenticeship Infrastructure Technician Level 3 (equivalent to A- level educational level), MTA Networking Fundamentals, MTA Mobility and Devices Fundamentals, MTA Cloud Fundamentals, One Microsoft MOC on demanded course Level 4 New skills including: Networking PrinciplesNetwork Systems and ArchitectureInstalling and Configuring Windows Server 2012Technical Security FundamentalsThreats and Vulnerabilities Apprenticeships and Vendor qualifications L4 Higher Apprenticeships Network Engineer Level 4 (equivalent to first year of degree study), Microsoft Certified Professional - Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 R2, One Microsoft MOC on demanded course Programme duration 24 - 28 month Higher IT apprenticeship (with opportunity to step off after 12-15 months if you find that the training/role isn't for you) Who should apply... The ideal candidate will be??? Someone with an enthusiastic attitudeA team playerSomeone who can work well under pressureSomeone with good troubleshooting skills and a customer service mentalitySomeone with 5 GCSE Grades (C and above) or equivalent, including Maths, IT and English Other Important Information??? Daily working hours are from Monday - Thursday, 8.00am till 5:00pm and on Friday its 8:00am - 4:00pm What happens when I complete my apprenticeship??? You will have the opportunity to further your career with progression in the company. It only takes a minute to apply for an IT apprenticeship with QA and begin your IT career with great prospects today.