Do you get excited about software development?

Job Reference



Paying up to £16,000


Web & Software

Job Type




Merchant Operation Engineer Apprentice

Are you excited about new technology and online retail?

Our Client is a retail technology platform connecting online retailers with their consumers wherever they are in the world.  Having recently secured a multi-million-pound investment they are looking to recruit exceptional people to help us grow the company and lead the industry.

They are currently looking for a bright, ambitious and client focused apprentice to support their software development team.



  • Liaising with customer success and account manager teams to on-board and improve customer experience while providing ad-hoc solutions when needed.
  • Ensuring healthy and stable data sourcing by monitoring their feed inventory using in house application.
  • Development of application or new solution to ease and simplify your workload.



To be an Merchant Operation Engineer Apprentice you will need to be a tech enthusiast with 5 GCSEs (A* – C) including Maths and English.

This company are looking for someone with these skills and personal qualities.


  • Independent skills
  • Team work skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Self-Motivated
  • Strong working knowledge of HTML, FTP Clients and web browsers
  • Basic knowledge of basic CSS, JavaScript, HTML and Python
  • Experience of database technologies and visualization of data

Personal Qualities:

  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Professionalism
  • Positive attitude and energy
  • Mature, calm person
  • 1 year experience (professional or personal project)
  • An analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude
  • Excited and willing to learn new languages/technologies
  • Willing to work with agile process

Sound like you? Then send us an application and we will let you know if you are suitable for this position, or one of the other Apprenticeships we have available.



This 16 month Apprenticeship has a salary of £16,000 per year. You will also receive full training and support from the Just IT Apprenticeship team to increase your skills.

Your training will include gaining internationally recognised Level 3 IT qualifications such as;

  • Software Development Technician standard

Company benefits

  • Company pension scheme
  • Share option scheme
  • Vitality Healthcare/Half Price Gym membership/Free Starbucks and more….
  • Cycle to work program
  • Free breakfast/fruit
  • Friday drinks from 4pm
  • Brand new open plan office

Tech and digital professionals in London earn an average salary of £52,500 per year, so this Apprenticeship could be the start of a very promising and profitable career.


Over 90% of our Apprentices move on to permanent full time employment in the tech industry. There are also opportunities to extend your training with a higher level Apprenticeship programme. Just IT have already helped over 1000 young people kick-start their tech and digital careers with an Apprenticeship.


Apply now to Just IT and we will review your application. If you are suitable for an Apprenticeship we will be in contact to discuss this opportunity.