Network Engineer Apprenticeship

  • Job Reference: BT2890
  • Date Posted: 11 December 2019
  • Recruiter: BT
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities. We need you to help us do this. What you’ll be doing: BT’s network is at the heart of everything we do; from sending a text, to air traffic control.

BT is an ever growing company which means our network is constantly evolving and we are constantly at the forefront of cutting edge technologies that will be the basis for the next generation mobile networks and services. Our full degree and higher apprentices play a key part to ensure that our networks are designed, tested, built and maintained with fresh, new, innovative ideas in mind. There is a broad array of network roles within BT.

As an apprentice network engineer you’ll have the opportunity to get involved in a number of areas including testing the latest networking technology, upgrading the existing network and the planning, installing and running of network elements. You may also get the opportunity to gain in depth understanding of mobile networks and the technologies that underpins this, playing a part in supporting and maintaining high levels of stability and performance of the biggest and best Mobile network in the UK.

Within the network apprenticeship, the roles are technically orientated. So, if you have an interest in what goes on 'behind the screen' and you have a real passion and drive to learn how it all works, networks is the place for you. During the apprenticeship you will work towards a recognised qualification. Full degree apprentices will work towards a BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions degree specialising in Networks. Higher apprentices will work towards a Foundation Degree in Networks.

You’ll need to achieve (or be on course to achieve) two A-Levels with a minimum of CC grades, including a STEM subject or equivalent. You’ll also need a minimum of five GCSEs at grades 4-9 (C or above) including English Language and Maths. Qualifications   You will need to achieve (or have achieved) 2 A-Level's with a minimum of CC grades by September 2018. In addition you will need to have a minimum of 4 GCSE's at grades 4 – 9 (GCSE C or above) including English Language and Maths.