Software Engineer Apprentice – JT734

Job Reference



Paying up to £18,000


Web & Software

Job Type



City of London

Passion for Software Development?

A recognised global leader, our client is an IT service provider that owns & operates the world’s most advanced subsea cable network, delivering first-class infrastructure to carriers and businesses worldwide. Their vision is to deliver a new world of communications to advance the reach and leadership of our customers.

Through their global network, they’re proud to play a major role in the emergence of this new world, reaching over 240 countries, 99.7% of the world’s GDP and millions of businesses.

They are also a leading service provider in Media & Entertainment industry supporting one of the largest live distribution platforms for live sports, gaming and some of the stalwarts in the media industry. They work with the likes of Sky, HBO, ESPN, Sony, Fox and other leading media conglomerates.

This is a great opportunity for a talented individual, based in London, to develop their career as a Level 4 Software Engineer Apprentice. You will get the opportunity to gain hands-on-experience, whilst also gaining qualifications that are recognised by the Industry.

They offer a dynamic work environment where you’ll benefit from working with other innovators to drive meaningful change to their customers and the planet.

Some people move up in the world. Others take the world further. Regardless of where you are in your career, if you aspire to change the world or have proven your passion and ability to do so, then they want to talk with you.


  • You will be part of the dynamic Media Ecosystem Engineering team, working to design and implement solutions with the aim to build and maintain a platform that allows the company and its client base to tackle an ever-changing media environment
  • Working closely within the team to help innovate and design solutions across the domain of Media Management.
  • Working with algorithms, data-structures, efficiency, concurrency and performance optimisation
  • Working with object-oriented development and design patterns, OS fundamentals and systems architecture
  • C#, Dot Net, JavaScript, React, node JS, Web interfaces, Python, Java and C++



To be a Software Engineer Apprentice you will need to be a tech enthusiast with 3 A levels (or equivalent) or a level 3 Apprenticeship in a relevant background.

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
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design
  • A high-level of IT knowledge
  • Exposure to at least two of the flowing: C#, Dot Net, Javascript, React, node JS, Web interfaces, Python, Java and C++


Personal Qualities:

  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Professionalism
  • Positive attitude and energy
  • Mature, calm person
  • A passion for all aspects of software development from design through refining

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 20 month Apprenticeship has a salary of £18,000 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 4 IT qualifications such as;


  • Level 4 Software Developer standard



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 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.