Digital and Technology Solutions Professional Degree Apprenticeship

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Digital and Technology Solutions Professional Degree Apprenticeship

Location:
Bristol

Salary:
£22,800

Date Posted:
November 2023

Program start date:
November 2023

Job Family:
digital-tech

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Programme start date: September 2024

Explore how we develop, deliver and maintain operational technology solutions that keep our roads running and achieve a degree-level qualification.

What you’ll be doing

As a Digital and Technology Solutions apprentice, you’ll join our Digital Services directorate, delivering innovative solutions that improve the experience for our customers and create a safer, smarter road network. Working with experienced specialists in our Operational Technology team, this is your chance to discover the technology that you’ll see every day on our roads (and behind-the-scenes) and learn how it keeps our network running smoothly and safely. This includes roadside technology, such as signs, signals, cameras, emergency phones and detection equipment, plus our control room architecture. You’ll explore the different stages of developing products for use on our motorways and A-Roads, from understanding the design and testing processes, to working with our maintainers and users to ensure they operate as intended. You’ll also get involved with exciting and innovative technology projects that will make a real difference to our road users.

Examples of previous projects include: Developing new technical specifications for our operational technology Researching autonomous and connected services Exploring ways of delivering real-time road gritting information for road users On your learning programme, you’ll complete a degree in Digital and Technology Solutions.

By combining working and learning, you’ll gain valuable hands-on experience and pave the way for a bright future with us. We’ll support your development every step of the way and you’ll enjoy the chance to shape your future with personalised development plans and career guidance.

You’ll have:

  • A dedicated line manager, job mentors and a skills coach to provide encouragement, direction and career planning support
  • Flexible working arrangements and time away from your role for your studies
  • Opportunities to connect and network with other apprentices as part of our Early Talent community
  • As well as a competitive salary, you’ll also have access to a fantastic employee benefits package. Find out more about the benefits we offer at National Highways.

What you’ll need to succeed

It takes all kinds of people to keep our organisation (and roads) moving. Whatever your background, an apprenticeship is just the start of a long, fulfilling career with National Highways. If you can show that you’ve got what we see in our apprentices every day, you’ll be a great match.

You’ll have:

  • The ability to work effectively with others in a team
  • The ability to work to timescales, understanding when and how to prioritise
  • The ability to give and receive information effectively
  • The ability to write clearly and concisely
  • A desire and passion to grow your career at National Highways
  • You’ll also need to have these essential qualifications: At least 5 GCSEs at grade 4 / grade C or above, including English and Maths Plus, one of the following: A minimum of 104 UCAS points with A-Levels in at least one STEM subject (Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths) OR An equivalent Level 3 qualification (e.g. BTEC Extended Diploma) in a related subject OR Completed a Level 3 apprenticeship in in a related field

It is key to know all offers to onto our apprenticeships are subject to satisfactory completion of our pre-employment checks. This includes a Right to Work check, reference check and a DBS criminal record check.

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