Apprentice - Applied Researcher (Level 6 Digital & Technology Solutions Professional) - Ipswich
Job Req ID: 26275
Posting Date: 14 Nov 2023
Location: Martlesham Heath Business Park, Ipswich, United Kingdom
Apprentice – Applied Researcher 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.
About this role
Applied Researcher Apprentice (Level 6 Digital & Technology Solutions Professional - Data Analyst specialism)
What you'll be doing
As an Apprentice Researcher, you’ll be working with our Research Teams, looking for trends in data and driving in-depth analysis. Our Research Teams are key for us as a business; they work in close partnerships with universities and other organisations to design and develop new technologies and solutions. So you’ll be right at the heart of exciting research and technology development for BT!
You’ll be working with exciting and emerging new technologies, including mobile network technologies, robotics, cyber security platforms and artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to name a few. Setting up and running experiments and tests and demonstrating the latest technology research from BT to customers, colleagues, partners and senior leaders is all part of a days’ work. We’ll get you producing proof of concept prototypes and turning data into insight to aid research. You’ll be using a range of different forecasting techniques to identify and predict tends and patterns in data that will help deliver even better research into new technologies.
Don’t worry, we don’t expect you to know how to do all this right away. We’ll teach you job specific skills, to help you develop a detailed understanding of mobile network technologies, platforms, and other emerging technologies to enable the extraction and manipulation of key data.
Our Apprentice Researchers are doing real work from day one, learning new skills and techniques to really build your careers. By the end of your apprenticeship, you’ll be able to help the business make decisions through research and insights about new technologies that might end up changing daily life for everyone.
This role is available in the Networks part of our business.
About the apprenticeship you’ll study for
As an Applied Research Degree Apprentice, you’ll study for a Level 6 Digital & Technology Solutions Professional apprenticeship with Data Analytics 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.
3 A-Levels (minimum of BBB grades) or BTEC equivalent; one should be a STEM subject. 4 GCSEs at grades 4-9 (C or above) including English and Maths. Equivalent qualifications are accepted.
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Starting Salary £21,000
The application deadline may close earlier than stated
The closing date for this job offer is on 15/12/2023
This job is located in Ipswich
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