Apprenticeship - Digital Technology Solutions - Network Engineer Level 6 (Ipswich)

Job Req ID:  5297
Posting Date:  29-Dec-2022
Function:  Apprentices
Location: 

Ipswich (4405), Ipswich, United Kingdom

Salary:  £17922

Apprentice - Network Engineer – Level 6 Digital and Technology Solutions Professional

You’re not just looking for a career, you’re looking to make a difference.

 

Millions of people rely on us every day to help them live their lives, power their businesses, and keep their public services running. We connect friends to family, clients to colleagues, people to possibilities. We keep the wheels of business spinning, and the emergency services responding. And we use the power of technology to help solve big challenges, like climate change and cyber security.

 

From day one, you’ll have a voice at BT Group. You’ll get stuck in to tough challenges, pitch in with ideas, make things happen. You won’t be alone: we’ll be there with help and support, learning and development. You’ll make great friends, discover new talents, and feel part of something exhilarating. 

 

This is your chance to make a real difference to the world. Grab it.

What you'll be doing

We’re one of the world’s leading communications services companies, providing services globally to multinational customers. The services we sell are integral to modern life and delivered over our networks. Our Apprentice Network Engineers play a key part to ensure that our networks are designed, tested, built and maintained with fresh, new, innovative ideas in mind. 

 

We’ll get you working on real projects from day one, learning the skills and experience you’ll need right away on the job. You’ll get involved in things like testing the latest networking technology, upgrading the existing network and the planning, installing, and running of network elements. You will learn how to design, build, test configure and optimise a distributed network, as well as how to analyse network performance and troubleshoot effectively and proactively. We’ll teach you how to identify and evaluate network security risks, and how to incorporate this into your network designs to ensure our network is secure, resilient, and dependable. 

 

This role is available in the Networks part of our business. 

About the apprenticeship you’ll study for

As a Network Engineer Degree Apprentice, you’ll study for a Level 6 Digital & Technology Solutions Professional apprenticeship with Network Engineer specialism. This is an apprenticeship degree course and on successful completion, you’ll receive a degree from one of our university partners (completion is required to retain the role).

 

The degree course runs for four years and is a work-based learning degree. You’ll spend a minimum of 20% of your time learning and studying. 

Entry Requirements

You’ll need to achieve (or have achieved) three A-Levels with a minimum of BCC grades. You'll also need to have a minimum of five GCSEs at grade 4-9 (C or above) including English and Maths. Equivalent qualifications are accepted.

Duration

48 months

Location

Ipswich

About BT

BT Group is the global powerhouse behind EE, BT, Plusnet, and Openreach.

 

We value diversity and celebrate difference. We’ll encourage you to be yourself, whatever your background. As Philip Jansen, our CEO, says ‘We embed diversity and inclusion into everything that we do. It’s fundamental to our purpose: we connect for good.’

 

Whichever brand you’re working for, we’re all playing for the same team. And we all enjoy the rewards of being part of something bigger: the opportunities to explore new experiences, pursue different dreams, climb challenging career ladders, and try out different ways of working.

 

We’re always looking ahead. We don’t just sell broadband, and networks, and security, and thousands of clever things you’ve never heard of; in our Martlesham labs, we’re inventing the technologies of the future.

 

Four brands. One team, 100,000 strong. Together, we’re connecting the world. Come and play your part in building the BT Group of the future, one that will be net zero by 2030.