Apprentice - Software Engineering - BSc Computer Systems - Belfast

About this role

Software Engineer Apprentice - BSc Computer Systems Degree 

Software Engineer Apprentice - BSc Computer Systems Degree

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.

What you'll be doing

We’re one of the world’s leading communications services companies. The services we sell are integral to modern life and are delivered over our networks. To continue innovating, we need you and your new ways of thinking to help us create and maintain amazing products for our customers.  We’ll teach you agile ways of working to help you create new technology and software solutions for the future. 

We’ll get you started right away, learning some job specific skills such as analysis and design techniques you can use to break down problems.  You will use these to build effective and secure software testing solutions, using contemporary software development languages and modern development methodologies and practices. We’ll teach you how to produce high quality code with sound syntax in at least one language and maybe more – the sky is your limit!

Day to day, you’ll work with our internal development teams to develop and maintain software solutions.  You’ll use those solutions to generate insights that will help you support the best experiences for our customers. You’ll innovate, develop, debug and refactor code using the best practices and share your valuable insights with your colleagues.

You will join an in-house software development team that is at the heart of BT & EE developing exciting new products and services for enjoyment in the home including Internet access, Wi-Fi, embedded applications to control your home (e.g. security, gaming, IoT)”. You’ll work in a team that is at the leading edge of industry and works with best-in-class suppliers

This role is available in the Networks part of our business.

About the apprenticeship you’ll study for

As a Degree Apprentice Software Engineer, you’ll study for a BSc Computer Systems L6 Degree. 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.  



Entry Requirements 

You’ll need to achieve three A-Levels grades with grades BBB or equivalent. You’ll also need five GCSE’s at grades 4-9 (C or above)

Starting Salary 


 Degree Apprenticeship
 Published on 05-12-2023
 Deadline NA