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Software Testing Degree Apprenticeship 2022

  • Country United Kingdom
  • Locations
    • Bracknell
    • Manchester
      Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £20,000
  • Closes: 21 February 2022

In Summary

Software Testing Degree Apprenticeship 2022

Job Description

Location: Bracknell, Manchester
Start Date: September 2022
Employment Duration: 4 years
Starting Salary: £20,000

Your future is Fujitsu

At Fujitsu, our focus on human-centric innovation is impacting the way the world transforms to a digital future. We see it on a global and local scale and we know that the power of innovation and human connection can create a more trusting, sustainable and responsible world for all. This is your world and your opportunity to shape it for the better. You can shape the way the world works by embracing technology that puts the interest of the planet above business profit. You can shape global societies for the better, by working for a technology giant whilst having the freedom to work in the way that suits you best and that fits your life. You can shape your future by building your own path to success. If you want to work alongside people with different ideas, in an inclusive business, that will welcome you and support you, come and co-create the future at Fujitsu.

Shape your world

Our Degree Apprentices are at the cutting edge of technology in Fujitsu. You will be encouraged to grow and be a future leader in test and will give you the opportunity to explore different career options within the Test Team. It’s all about leading the way forward as we continue to develop our Agile and DevOps strategies to meet customer demands and remain relevant in this changing marketplace.

As a Software Testing Degree Apprentice, you will:
• Be trained in and develop your technical skills, both testing and coding, as well as your testing skills as part of a cross-functional team
• Work closely with customers to understand their needs and as part of development squads deliver a high quality product or service
• Be encouraged to work your way to be a fundamental part of a self-organising team
• Develop skills in automated testing, performance testing, Continuous Integration/Development (CI/CD), Test Driven Development (TDD) and Behavioural Driven Development (BDD) and the tools that drive them

We want Degree Apprentices who will be proactive in helping us to drive change internally and for our customers towards a more Agile way of working. You will have the opportunity to shape the future of Testing Services.

Shape your career

The Fujitsu Degree Apprenticeship is a 4-year scheme, giving you the opportunity to earn whilst studying towards your BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions Degree. 

The degree will be delivered through taught sessions at either the University of Winchester (if you are based in Bracknell) or Manchester Metropolitan University (if you are based in Manchester) one day per week with the rest of your time spent on the job with 20% of your time dedicated to your studies.

Winchester University
Manchester Metropolitan University

Each module you study will match up to the business area within Fujitsu that you will be working in, ensuring you are receiving work-based learning that is relevant to your course.    

Within Fujitsu, you will receive lots of support to allow you to perform to the best of your ability in your role with us. You will be line managed and will receive coaching and mentoring from your colleagues in Test and Validation as well as in the business. You will also undertake the 24 month modular development programme alongside others within the junior talent community.

Work your way

Competitive starting salary of £20,000
Structured annual pay rise according to performance
Additional salary uplift upon completion of degree
25 days annual leave
Funding for books to support study
Where appropriate, travel costs covered to University
Company laptop and mobile phone
Flexible benefits including dental care, health care and a range of pension plans

Shape your world and achieve together

Application Requirements:
112 UCAS Points (3 A Levels Grade BBC OR BTEC DMM)
Grade C/Level 4 or above in English and Maths GCSE
Experience in or an interest in IT

We are Fujitsu. A Japanese company with a strong set of values and a history of respecting fairness and equality, whilst promoting diversity and inclusion. We constantly push ourselves to do more and strive to bring together a diverse mix of perspectives and talents in an inclusive environment, where we encourage our people to bring their full self to work. We call this Be Completely You.  

We are inclusive. As a responsible business, it is important to us that we reflect the diversity of our society and customers. Not only are we a Disability Confident company, a Times Top 50 employer for Women and a signatory for the Race at Work Charter, we are also committed to the United Nations standards for LGBT+.  

We are people centric. This means we care about our people (and their families) and appreciate that everyone has a life outside of work. By supporting our people to Work Your Way, we empower them to achieve a flexible and respectful approach to work which suits them and our customers best - this could be working hours, location, or a flexible approach to their working day. 

We want you to thrive. If working for a progressive organisation, with a continuing commitment to diversity and inclusion is important, you should apply.  

Fujitsu has been recognized as a Disability Confident Leader by the Department of Work and Pensions. This is in recognition of our commitment to recruiting, retaining and employing people with disabilities. As a Disability Confident Leader, we offer a guaranteed interview to all candidates with disabilities who meet the essential criteria for a role, and are experienced at making reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process. Please let us know if you would like further information.

Please note, you can only apply for one Degree Apprentice role. Any multiple applications for different roles will be rejected by the recruitment team.

  • Scheme Type: Apprenticeship
  • Date Added: 15 October 2021