Summary of the job roleJunior Software Tester – Apprenticeship, ISTQB, CompTIA Are you looking to start a career in IT? We are seeking bright candidates who are interested in a joining the booming IT sector as a Junior Software Tester in an Apprenticeship role. This is a great opportunity for someone with a passion for technology to get his/her foot in the door in a great Oxford based software company. The Junior Software Tester Apprentice will enjoy training, support and career development and will have the chance to secure a permanent role within the company at the end of this 16 month Level 4 Apprenticeship. As part of the Software Quality Assurance team you'll be interacting with various departments in the company, from product development to sales & marketing. Liaising with software engineers, IT consultants, salespeople and others you'll provide valuable feedback on our products. As the new Junior Software Tester / Apprentice you'll be involved in the full software development lifecycle and contribute to the continuous improvement of our high-quality software and services. Your day to day duties will include: Review of requirements to provide concise, timely and meaningful feedback to developers and product managers Creative testing of web applications, Java APIs and desktop applications under active development Creation and maintenance of automated functional tests Diagnosis, reporting and tracking of quality issues Verification of the resolution of quality issues Ensuring that user requirements have been met Maintain user documentation. You will need to have a good academic record including the following: At least 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) at Grade C or above including maths, English and either IT or Science Minimum of two A levels (or equivalent) a Level 3 Apprenticeship qualification or Level 3 BTEC This is a fantastic opportunity available to join a progressive company in a rewarding role with excellent future career prospects such as QA Engineer, Software Test Consultant and many more. Please apply ASAP for immediate consideration Junior Software Tester – Apprenticeship, ISTQB, CompTIA Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500 Please see our website for terms and conditions. Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. We value diversity and always appoint on merit.