Don’t just have a great idea, build it.
Technology is central to our business at American Express. When joining American Express Technology, you’ll focus on creating a more powerful, personal and fulfilling experience for all our customers. We’re really excited about the opportunities presented by emerging technologies and we want to harness them to help our customers do and achieve more.
Our Apprenticeship Programme has been designed to nurture our next generation of technical specialists and leaders. We’ll provide you with continuous training and development, 20% in house classroom based training with 80% on the job learning. With a tailored development plan and opportunities to increase your skills throughout, you’ll receive support in your placement team from your leader, buddy and mentor to aid you in securing a permanent role in one of our teams, a competitive salary along with other generous benefits.
As an Apprentice Software Engineer in our Technology organisation, you will be part of a small, co-located, Agile engineering team. You will gain hands-on experience of coding in your team and have the opportunity to take part in activities such as networking with external start-ups, competing in hackathons and supporting local community work.
By working with American Express employees and external training providers:
“Our apprenticeship training programme is intended to take people with very limited experience of software development and teach all the skills and tools required to become a full-stack developer.”
You’ll undertake a Level 4 Software Developer Apprenticeship as part of your role.
Closing date for applications is 30th April 2020 and should you be shortlisted the Discovery Day will take place on 20th May 2020
Salary will be £20,000 and employment will be offered on a 18 month fixed term contract.
*Please note that if you have studied/achieved a Level 4 or above in Software Engineering, you are not eligible to apply.
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