Apprentice Software Engineer / Tester

Job Title: Apprentice Software Engineer / Tester
Department: Development & Quality Assurance
Reporting to: Team Leader
Contract Type: Apprentice
Location: UK - Hungerford

Position Overview

  • Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) is an established, successful, global provider of specialist software, services and support, delivering fully integrated trading and business management solutions to companies in the distributive trade – wherever they are in the world.

  • We employ over 570 people at offices in the UK, Ireland, The Netherlands, South Africa and North America.

About our Apprenticeship scheme

  • A fantastic opportunity to learn a variety of skills in a dynamic environment, whilst working towards achieving:

    • Level 3 apprenticeship Software Development Technician

    • Potential for further apprenticeship at level 4 Software Development or Software Tester qualifications

  • Internal training includes boot camp, on the job training, shadowing and mentoring.

  • Long term career opportunities.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Logic: writes simple code for discrete software components following an appropriate logical approach to agreed standards (whether for web, mobile or desktop applications).

  • Security: applies appropriate secure development principles to specific software components all stages of development.

  • Development support: applies industry standard approaches for configuration management and version control to manage code during build and release.

  • Data: makes simple connections between code and defined data sources as specified.

  • Test: functionally tests that the deliverables for that component have been met or not.

Download the full job description.

Datawright rebrands to become Kerridge Commercial Systems

We will continue to focus on innovating and delivering market-leading ERP solutions

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“We are very excited to make this announcement,” explained Kevin Stalker, Software Director. “As we continue to grow as a group, it makes sense to have our people and products under one brand name. The Kerridge Commercial Systems brand reflects our commitment to remain at the forefront of technology for our manufacturing, field service and distribution customers globally.”