2018 Graduate Level Apprenticeship - Glasgow CaledCompany:
Graduate Level Apprenticeship 2018 - Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU)
Want to earn while you learn?
At CGI were offering you a unique opportunity to be part of something exciting and earn while you learn on our GCU Grad Level Apprenticeship. Were a company that each day enables the transfer of £3 trillion, protects against 43 million cyber-attacks, drives two thirds of the worlds SMS messages, helps satellites journey into space, and who employs 70,000 professionals from hundreds of locations worldwide.
And right now were on the lookout for talent - students and school leavers, people who are passionate about technology and hungry to learn. Youll be proving yourself from day one - solving problems, taking responsibility, making decisions, working on classified mission-critical projects. And with open-ended prospects for advancement, youll have every opportunity to reach the top. You may be involved with:
Resolving any IT Issues that arise
Doing programming work after being fully trained
Learning about software testing and other industry practices
Learn about how software is designed and developed in modern project environments and putting it into practice
Your role will be to deliver digital engineering capability and encompass a rotation programme which will allow you to learn different programming languages and try new roles.
What youll get
Join our programme and youll study towards a BSc (Hons) Software Development, studying one day a week at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), whilst spending the other four days a week developing your career on real-life projects at CGI. Youll also benefit from a competitive starting salary, fully paid tuition fees and all the support you need to succeed. No one day is the same at CGI, meaning you can shape and develop your career throughout the course of the programme then continue with us after graduation.
This course will take four years to complete and, with our sponsorship, you wont have to pay a single penny in tuition fees. Well even provide the course resources and materials required, so theres no need to worry about textbooks either. You can also use your laptop you are given when you join CGI to use at University. Individuals who participate in the scheme are able to access the same learning opportunities as those who go down the traditional route of direct entry into college or university.
The best thing about joining us is that while you may start working in one area, the opportunity to move internally is huge, so you can take control of your career from your first day.
The nature of our business you work on projects, meaning youre never doing the same thing and you can have different roles across various projects, so there is no typical day. It also may mean you are working on client site, in another CGI office or sometimes from home. It really does vary at CGI. And thats the exciting thing, it really is up to you to shape and develop your career in the direction you want to go with the support of others.
You will have a designated People/Career Manager who will support you with your career development and professional conduct at CGI. You will also have Line Managers on your projects that look after you on a day-by-day basis and a Buddy which is a current or graduated student of a school leaver programme to help you with anything else you may need.
The preferred requirement is 4 Highers at Grade B or above including 1 in Maths, Physics or Computing (equivalent qualifications are accepted) unless you can show strong technical (programming/development) ability through work experience or extra-curricular activities.
At least 7 Scottish National 5 at grade 1-3 including English or Maths (equivalent qualifications are accepted)
If you have any questions regarding our entry requirements, please contact us at email@example.com
Please note: We will need to see original certificates for all qualifications. Due to UK Government security requirements we are only able to accept applications from candidates who have the unrestricted right to live and work in the United Kingdom, and have lived in the United Kingdom for a minimum of 5 years with no breaks of 28 days or more. Please contact us if you have any queries.
Ready to be part of something amazing?
If youve got what it takes to succeed with CGI, were here to support you all the way. Apply now.
What you can expect from us:
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this changesupporting our clients digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.
Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.
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