Would you like to develop your technical skills and earn while you learn?
Are you analytical and have great problem solving skills? Personable, inquisitive and ambitious?
Then the Economist group would be the perfect company for you to join and kick-start your career with! We are looking for an Apprentice Software Engineer to join our Birmingham team, working within either our DevOps team or our Quality Assurance team.
The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences and electronic services. What ties us together is the objectivity of our opinion, the originality of our insight, and our advocacy of economic and political freedom around the world.
Our digital solutions team provides services to The Economist Group businesses and is also responsible for the flagship products including Economist.com and The Economist digital apps.
We are looking for a bright and enthusiastic individual with an interest in software to join our quality assurance team. You should be motivated, organised and possess an inquisitive streak to drive the quality of products at the Economist.
In return you’ll get the opportunity to work on some exciting projects, will work with cutting edge technology in our Birmingham office and will be able to continue to study obtaining a Computer Science degree from Aston University.
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