RSA are currently seeking exceptional candidates for their 2019 apprenticeship programme. Working for one of the world’s leading multinational insurance groups in the Testing Team our programme will develop your knowledge and skills as you’ll gain hands-on experience and training towards industry-recognised qualifications.
What you will do in your working day
You will work closely with your Test Manager and be involved in testing from a business view or from a technical view of a solution. This will include ensuring test design and execution activities are compliant, contributing to test strategies and plans, creating test design specs, acquiring test data, evaluating and reporting test results, performing re-tests and regression testing when working with fixed defects.
The training you will be getting
Our 18-month programme has been designed with your career, and our future, in mind. You will complete industry recognised professional qualifications whilst completing the Software Tester Apprenticeship. On & off the job training time will be applied during the programme which will include business as usual training time developing you in the role, development day workshops, learning support time with your leader and your talent coach, flexible study time to complete online learning.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
You will be a permanent employee with RSA from day one and once the Apprenticeship is completed there will be further opportunities to professionally develop and progress your career.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem-solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non-judgemental, Patience
GCSE English (Grade C) essential
GCSE Maths (Grade C) essential
A Level Computing or Maths Preferred (Grade 96 UCAS Points) essential
Things to consider
RSA will guide and support you to successful completion. We’ll help you with a range of support including Tutors, E-Learning, Networking events and Senior Leader Mentors. You’ll receive performance and development coaching to develop the breadth and depth of knowledge & skills which will lead to a variety of exciting career opportunities.
About the employer
RSA is a general insurance company. Our core markets are the UK and Ireland, Scandinavia and Canada with the capability to write business across the globe. We have around 14,000 employees across our core businesses and we serve over 9 million customers in more than 100 countries and are now looking for new talented apprentices to join us. From cats to container ships, homes to off-shore wind farms, cars to footballer’s legs, we insure them all.
Capital Building, Old Hall Street, Liverpool, L69 3EN