Business & Technology Apprenticeships - sky (2022)

Technology Apprenticeship Programme - Livingston - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Technology Apprenticeship Programme – Livingston

Collaborating with leading software developers, tech analysts and technology experts. Working on a product that changes how millions of people watch their favourite shows. There’s only one place where you’ll see action like this in your career – and that’s Sky.

Join our Technology programme and you’ll spend two years taking on varied roles, rising to unique challenges and working on the kind of exciting projects you just don’t find anywhere else. All while discovering first-hand how we bring millions of people the entertainment they know and love.

What you’ll be doing
Join teams such as:

  • UK Information Systems/ Sky Business Technology: get to know our Software Engineering functions, covering testing, automation, technical analysis, operational support and development. Find out how we provide solutions and services to our contact centre and engineer communities. And how we support the various online and interactive services for 11 million UK customers.
  • Infrastructure Operations: we are the lifeblood of Sky’s critical internal and external systems, designing, delivering and supporting our IT infrastructure which includes servers, databases, data storage and batch processing systems. Join as an apprentice and you’ll be part of our dynamic team helping us to maintain a world class operation. We will provide a great environment for you to further your learning and showcase your talents.
  • Service Operations: get to know our Service Operations functions; covering Incident, Change, Config, Problem, Monitoring, Release and Service Management. Find out how we bring together Sky Technology support teams and business stakeholders to ensure our products have high service availability, drive service protection and ensure our customers have an excellent experience.

Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 2 years
  • Location is Livingston, Scotland
  • Expected start September 2022
  • IT & Telecoms Professionals SCQF Level 6-8
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of 2 National qualifications (NQ’s) level 2 or 3, if you’re applying for a role in Scotland.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of 2 National qualifications (NQ’s) level 2 or 3, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passionate about technology and our brand
  • Collaborative and great with people
  • A self-starter, resilient when it gets hectic
  • A problem-solver
  • Approachable and adaptable.

So why wait?
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

The current closing date for applications is 11th March 2022. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

Click below to find out more about our application process, our benefits, development journey and how to apply.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.
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IT Solutions Apprenticeship Programme - London - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

IT Solutions Apprenticeship Programme – London

Wide-ranging projects. Ground-breaking software. Industry-leading technology. Join us and make an impact. Only at Sky.
UK IS South Technical Operations: This team is responsible for the correct functioning, availability and problem solving of the software applications used by Sky for its Broadband, Talk and Mobile Ordering and Repair services.

What you’ll be doing
In this team you will learn how software systems are created and operated by Sky. You’ll gain practical knowledge and skills in a diverse set of software technologies that will include application tools, database query languages, scripting languages, web portal, data analysis tools and more, all relevant to Data and Voice services. The team operate in an energetic and diverse environment, responding to events and incidents to restore service quickly.

Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 2 years
  • Location is London
  • Expected start September 2022
  • Infrastructure Technician Standard Level 3 qualification
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passionate about technology and our brand
  • Collaborative and great with people
  • A self-starter, resilient when it gets hectic
  • A problem-solver
  • Approachable and adaptable.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.

#AtSkyYouCan

Cyber Security Apprenticeship Programme - Osterley - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Cyber Security Apprenticeship Programme – Osterley

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Keep Sky safe from cyber-attack. Educate staff on security threat and vulnerability. Advise on new security threats. Get involved in supporting and guiding projects. All so we can continue to deliver products free from threat exposure.

As part of our Group Technology Security team, you’ll gain experience working across multiple lifecycle stages of Cyber Security here at Sky. You’ll then get the opportunity to take on a more focused role, whether that’s simulating an attack on our computers or designing system architecture. There’s only one place you’ll see action like this in your career – and that’s Sky.

What you’ll be doing
Take part in a five-week induction before getting under the skin of our cyber security operation. You’ll cover analysis, project management and specialist cyber security training. Throughout the two-year programme, you’ll do up to four rotations, before specialising, with roles ranging from penetration testing to security project management

Expected learnings during this programme:

  • An understanding of threat intelligence and the common threats facing industry
  • Common incidents that can occur and how they are responded to
  • Business support and security program/project management
  • Security design and architecture
  • Information security operations
  • Assurance, penetration testing and code review.

Programme facts

  • Programme duration is 18 months
  • This role is based in Osterley, west London
  • Cyber Security Level 4 qualification
  • Expected start is October 2022
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • A self-starter, resilient when it gets hectic
  • Passionate about technology with an interest in cyber security
  • A quick learner and a team player.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.
#AtSkyYouCan

Network Engineer Apprenticeship Programme - London - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Network Engineer Apprenticeship Programme – London

Collaborating with leading software developers, tech analysts and technology experts. Bumping into Anthony Joshua in reception. Working on a product that changes how millions of people watch their favourite shows or supporting the networks ensuring Sky customers get the best service possible for Networks and Telephony. There’s only one place where you’ll see action like this in your career – and that’s Sky.

Join our Technology apprenticeship programme and you’ll spend two years taking on varied roles, rising to unique challenges and working on the kind of exciting projects you just don’t find anywhere else. All while discovering first-hand how we bring millions of people the entertainment they know and love.

What you’ll be doing
Network Operations: Provide 24×7 Operational Support of our Networks, Fixed Line Voice and Mobile Services from Front Line Service Operations to Subject Matter Experts in Transmission, IP, Voice Services, CDN and Security. Network Operations responsibilities include the production platforms for Broadband, Talk, Sky Mobile, Corporate Voice and the Enterprise Networks connecting our sites and underpinning our data centres. Our focus is on continual improvement, availability and performance of these critical customer services and supporting infrastructure. Some of the support teams work 24×7 shift patterns which you may be asked to join to provide your training during your apprenticeship.

Just so you know: you’ll work with a broad range of Sky content in the network operations role, some of which isn’t suitable for under-18s. For this reason, we can’t accept applications from people younger than 18 years old for the start date of 1st September 2021.

Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 2 years
  • Location is Brick Lane, London
  • Expected start September 2022
  • Network Engineering Level 4 qualification
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passionate about technology and our brand
  • Collaborative and great with people
  • A self-starter, resilient when it gets hectic
  • A problem-solver
  • Approachable and adaptable.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.
#AtSkyYouCan

Developer Operations Apprenticeship Programme – Leeds - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Developer Operations Apprenticeship Programme – Leeds

Hit the ground running on this accelerated learning programme. Take a hands-on approach using agile methodologies. Work alongside experts in our DevOps team and make sure we stay ahead of the game.

Join the teams that built Sky Mobile, NOW TV and Sky Q. Create products used by millions. Take the lead on challenging and exciting projects. Collaborate with our software teams across the globe on video streaming platforms. With the support of a leading software delivery team, create high-quality, testable products designed to bring customers more of what they love. There’s only one place you’ll see action like this in your career – and that’s Sky.

What you’ll be doing
On our DevOps programme you’ll create the best environments for our technology projects. Make sure our products remain available once they’re deployed to production. Be involved in scaling our applications. Find yourself in Group Product, Reliability Engineering or Enterprise Engineering, working on a wide range of technology projects across our business.

You’ll learn a lot in 18 months. Spend your first four weeks understanding reliability engineering principles and learning what it takes to be a DevOps Engineer. Over the remaining 17 months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly acquired skills into practice on live projects.

Once you’ve completed the programme, you’ll move one of our reliability engineering teams, which provides a variety of support and deployment activities to our Development, Quality Assurance and Release Management teams. Here you’ll help reduce costs, improve products, enhance service availability, tighten security, and boost our growth. Top quality is always a priority as you deliver effective, innovative software.

On this programme you’ll ensure software is delivered to an excellent standard within a busy agile team, where quality is the highest priority. This could include:

  • Providing and configuring the environments that our developers will use to create our software products
  • Be involved in scaling applications and products when popularity increases or where user demands peak expectations
  • Ensuring our deployed products remain available, reliable and diagnose issues when they occur
  • Work in an iterative way using Agile delivery principles.

Your initial month of employment will be a bootcamp with the training provider. This is designed to give you an intensive training course on the basic skills and languages needed for this programme. We therefore request that no holiday is booked during this bootcamp.

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Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 18 months
  • Location is Leeds, west Yorkshire
  • Expected start October 2022
  • DevOps Level 4 qualification
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passion for technology
  • Keen problem solver
  • Basic understanding of coding in either Bash or YAML

So why wait?
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

The current closing date for applications is 22ndApril 2022. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

Click below to find out more about our application process, our benefits, development journey and how to apply.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.
#AtSkyYouCan

Developer Operations Apprenticeship Programme – Osterley - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Developer Operations Apprenticeship Programme – Osterley

Hit the ground running on this accelerated learning programme. Take a hands-on approach using agile methodologies. Work alongside experts in our DevOps team and make sure we stay ahead of the game.

Join the teams that built Sky Mobile, NOW TV and Sky Q. Create products used by millions. Take the lead on challenging and exciting projects. Collaborate with our software teams across the globe on video streaming platforms. With the support of a leading software delivery team, create high-quality, testable products designed to bring customers more of what they love. There’s only one place you’ll see action like this in your career – and that’s Sky.

What you’ll be doing
On our DevOps programme you’ll create the best environments for our technology projects. Make sure our products remain available once they’re deployed to production. Be involved in scaling our applications. Find yourself in Group Product, Reliability Engineering or Enterprise Engineering, working on a wide range of technology projects across our business.

You’ll learn a lot in 18 months. Spend your first four weeks understanding reliability engineering principles and learning what it takes to be a DevOps Engineer. Over the remaining 17 months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly acquired skills into practice on live projects.

Once you’ve completed the programme, you’ll move one of our reliability engineering teams, which provides a variety of support and deployment activities to our Development, Quality Assurance and Release Management teams. Here you’ll help reduce costs, improve products, enhance service availability, tighten security, and boost our growth. Top quality is always a priority as you deliver effective, innovative software.

On this programme you’ll ensure software is delivered to an excellent standard within a busy agile team, where quality is the highest priority. This could include:

  • Providing and configuring the environments that our developers will use to create our software products
  • Be involved in scaling applications and products when popularity increases or where user demands peak expectations
  • Ensuring our deployed products remain available, reliable and diagnose issues when they occur
  • Work in an iterative way using Agile delivery principles.

Your initial month of employment will be a bootcamp with the training provider. This is designed to give you an intensive training course on the basic skills and languages needed for this programme. We therefore request that no holiday is booked during this bootcamp.

Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 18 months
  • Location is Osterley, west London
  • Expected start October 2022
  • DevOps Level 4 qualification
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passion for technology
  • Keen problem solver
  • Basic understanding of coding in either Bash or YAML.

So why wait?
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

The current closing date for applications is 22ndApril 2022. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

Click below to find out more about our application process, our benefits, development journey and how to apply.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.
#AtSkyYouCan

Software Development Apprenticeship Programme - Leeds - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Software Development Apprenticeship Programme – Leeds

Change the way customers interact with the NOW TV interface. Collaborate with our software teams across the globe on video streaming platforms. Create software technology that influences the way they watch their favourite shows. Use cutting-edge technology and contribute to the success of current and future products.

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Develop software that underpins our products and improves how we work. Make an impact and get all the support you need to do your best work. There’s only one place you’ll see action like this in your career – and that’s Sky.

What you’ll be doing

The software development programme might see you create the NOW TV interface, develop capabilities for our front-end platforms or become a full stack developer for our search and recommendations team.

You’ll learn a lot on this eighteen-month programme. After just five weeks, you’ll be familiar with the major software engineering principles, Java development, test-driven development, continuous build, and integration. Over the remaining 17 months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly acquired skills into practice on live projects, before moving into a delivery team where you will continue your career as an Associate Software Developer.

On this programme you’ll ensure software is delivered to an excellent standard within a busy agile team, where quality is the highest priority. This could include:

  • Deliver and support the building of our software products
  • Team up with software professionals to create high-quality, testable products designed to engage our customers
  • Produce software through iteration using Agile delivery principles.

Your initial month of employment will be a bootcamp with the training provider. This is designed to give you an intensive training course on the basic skills and languages needed for this programme. We therefore request that no holiday is booked during this bootcamp.

Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 18 months
  • Location is Leeds, west Yorkshire
  • Expected start October 2022
  • Software Developer Level 4 qualification
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for

You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passionate about technology
  • A quick learner and team player
  • Aware of Agile methodologies
  • Basic understanding of coding in any of these languages: Java, Python, JavaScript, or PHP.

Software Development Apprenticeship Programme - Livingston - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Software Development Apprenticeship Programme – Livingston

Join the experts in the Content Protection team at Sky. Whatever your project, you’ll be in the driving seat from day one, designing the software that steers us to success.

Work on innovative TV Products and leading Content Protection project. Collaborate with our software teams across the globe on video streaming platforms. Create software technology that influences the way they watch their favourite shows. Use cutting-edge technology and contribute to the success of current and future products. Develop software that underpins our products and improves how we work. Make an impact and get all the support you need to do your best work. There’s only one place you’ll see action like this in your career – and that’s Sky.

What you’ll be doing  
The software development programme might see you create User Management systems, develop capabilities for our CRM systems or become a full stack developer for our complex provisioning systems.

You’ll learn a lot on this eighteen-month programme. After just five weeks, you’ll be familiar with the major software engineering principles, Java development, test-driven development, continuous build, and integration. Over the remaining 17 months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly acquired skills into practice on live projects, before moving into a delivery team where you will continue your career as an Associate Software Developer.

On this programme you’ll ensure software is delivered to an excellent standard within a busy agile team, where quality is the highest priority. This could include:

  • Deliver and support the development of our software products
  • Team up with software professionals to create high-quality, testable products designed to engage our customers
  • Produce software through iteration using Agile delivery principles

Your initial month of employment will be a bootcamp with the training provider. This is designed to give you an intensive training course on the basic skills and languages needed for this programme. We therefore request that no holiday is booked during this bootcamp.

Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 2 years
  • Location is Livingston
  • Expected start September 2022
  • SQCF Software & Web Development Level 6 and Level 8
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passionate about technology, with a particular interest in programming (if you’ve already dabbled with code, even better)
  • A quick learner and team player
  • Aware of Agile methodologies.

So why wait?
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

The current closing date for applications is 11th March 2022. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

Click below to find out more about our application process, our benefits, development journey and how to apply.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.
#AtSkyYouCan

Software Development Apprenticeship Programme - Osterley - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Software Development Apprenticeship Programme – Osterley

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Join the experts behind Sky Mobile, NOW TV and Sky Q. Whatever your project, you’ll be in the driving seat from day one, designing the software that steers us to success.

Change the way customers interact with the NOW TV interface. Collaborate with our software teams across the globe on video streaming platforms. Create software technology that influences the way they watch their favourite shows. Use cutting-edge technology and contribute to the success of current and future products.

Develop software that underpins our products and improves how we work. Make an impact and get all the support you need to do your best work. There’s only one place you’ll see action like this in your career – and that’s Sky.

What you’ll be doing

The software development programme might see you create the NOW TV interface, develop capabilities for our front-end platforms or become a full stack developer for our search and recommendations team.

You’ll learn a lot on this eighteen-month programme. After just five weeks, you’ll be familiar with the major software engineering principles, Java development, test-driven development, continuous build, and integration. Over the remaining 17 months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly acquired skills into practice on live projects, before moving into a delivery team where you will continue your career as an Associate Software Developer.

On this programme you’ll ensure software is delivered to an excellent standard within a busy agile team, where quality is the highest priority. This could include:

  • Deliver and support the development of our software products
  • Team up with software professionals to create high-quality, testable products designed to engage our customers
  • Produce software through iteration using Agile delivery principles.

Your initial month of employment will be a bootcamp with the training provider. This is designed to give you an intensive training course on the basic skills and languages needed for this programme. We therefore request that no holiday is booked during this bootcamp.

Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 18 months
  • Location is Osterley, west London
  • Expected start October 2021
  • Software Developer Level 4 qualification
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passionate about technology, with a particular interest in programming (if you’ve already dabbled with code, even better)
  • A quick learner and team player
  • Aware of Agile methodologies.

So why wait?
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

The current closing date for applications is 11th March 2022. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

Click below to find out more about our application process, our benefits, development journey and how to apply.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.
#AtSkyYouCan

Software Testing Apprenticeship Programme - Osterley - closed

This Apprenticeship programme is now closed for applications for our 2022 intake. To register your interest for September 2023 and onwards, click here and we’ll keep you updated.

Software Testing Apprenticeship Programme – Osterley

We have an excellent opportunity for a Software Testing Apprentice to work within Sky’s Broadcast Integration & Test Services department. The department’s primary role is to perform testing of the technology products and services across the broadcast headend before launch to customers. Integration & Test Services are responsible for testing complex areas of BSKYB’s headend, with focus on the Sky Satellite, On Demand and Over The Top content delivery systems feeding into Sky’s Set top boxes and a variety of third party client devices.

The department consists of 40+ professional test consultants & software automation engineers.

What you’ll be doing
You will work with several teams within Integration & Test services. They will be exposed to a broad range of technologies, tools, test management processes and work alongside highly experienced professional engineers. You will learn how Sky delivers Sky TV content to homes, how to test Sky TV Apps and find software defects.
Testing role:

  • Configuring, deploying and testing software and hardware components on platforms such as: OnDemand, NowTV, SkyGo and others
  • Integrating software components and building test environments.

If you are interested in learning how Sky’s content is delivered to customers, how to test Sky’s software, pushing software components to their limit in order to make them stable and robust, Integration & Test Services is your department of interest

Your initial month of employment will be a bootcamp with the training provider. This is designed to give you an intensive training course on the basic skills and languages needed for this programme. We therefore request that no holiday is booked during this bootcamp.

Programme facts

  • This apprenticeship programme is 18 months
  • Location is Osterley, London
  • Expected start September 2022
  • Integration and Test Level 4 qualification
  • You will roll off this programme into a permanent position with Sky.

What we’re looking for
You’ll need a minimum of two GCSEs A* – C (or equivalent grades 9-4) if you’re applying for a role in England.

In addition, as part of the apprenticeship you will be required to evidence if you already have achieved Core skills (minimum of two GCSEs A* – C/ 9-4 grades, or equivalent, in English and Maths) through school or further education then you would not be required to repeat these. If you haven’t achieved them or cannot provide evidence then you will be required to achieve them as part of the programme.

Other skills we’re looking for include:

  • Passionate about technology
  • A quick learner and team player.

So why wait?
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

The current closing date for applications is 11th March 2022. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

Click below to find out more about our application process, our benefits, development journey and how to apply.

Ready to start a career like no other? At Sky you can.
#AtSkyYouCan

FAQs

How much do sky apprenticeships pay? ›

How much does a Apprentice at Sky make? The typical Sky Apprentice salary is £23,002 per year. Apprentice salaries at Sky can range from £21,000 - £30,449 per year.

How long is a BT apprenticeship? ›

The length of the apprenticeships we offer will depend on the programme and the level of qualification you are working towards. This can range from 12 months to 4 years.

What apprenticeships do GSK offer? ›

  • Business Operations.
  • Engineering at GSK.
  • Marketing and sales.
  • Research and development. Experienced professionals Research and development. Chemical Manufacturing and Controls (CMC), Development and Manufacturing Professionals. Genomic sciences.
  • Technology.

Do the BBC do apprenticeships? ›

There are a wide range of BBC Apprenticeships available to you with plenty of opportunities. You can commit to any of the following Apprenticeships at the BBC: Broadcast & Communications Operator Apprenticeship – You could be part of the next generation of the broadcast and communications industry!

What apprenticeships are there in sport? ›

Sport Apprenticeship jobs in London
  • PE Teaching Assistant Sports Apprentice- Decorum. ...
  • Apprentice Sports Coach. ...
  • Primary School Sports Coach – PE & School Sport Apprenticeship. ...
  • Sports Coach Apprentice. ...
  • Apprenticeship - E Sports Administrator. ...
  • Apprentice Retail Assistant - JD Sports - London.

What entry points do BT offer for apprenticeships? ›

We offer apprenticeships from Level 2 to Level 6 in almost everything you can think of. From Customer Service, to Project Management to Software Engineering. From Applied Research to Field Engineering to Cyber Security.

How long until I hear back from an apprenticeship? ›

It depends on the company, some may be fast and some may take their time due to the heavy volume of applicants. Give it a week or two. If they rejected you, you'd usually be informed about that so no reply doesn't mean that you've instantly been rejected.

What does a BT field technician do? ›

You will make sure customer's services and solutions are set up and optimised. You will also make recommendations on new digital product and service solutions and may even sell them to the customer!

How much do NHS apprenticeships pay? ›

During your apprenticeship, you will earn £16,539. Based on meeting our performance standards, you will then have a guaranteed opportunity to transition into a full-time role in the Trust, with a minimum starting salary of £22,052.

How long are GSK apprenticeships? ›

Our Engineering apprenticeship lasts up to four years. In the first year, you'll spend most of your time at college, studying theory elements of the apprenticeship and gaining some practical hands-on experience.

What are GSK's 3 long term priorities? ›

Our long-term priorities

We prioritise Innovation, Performance and Trust to be ambitious for patients, shareholders and our people.

How much does a BT engineer earn? ›

Average BT Network Engineer yearly pay in the United Kingdom is approximately £32,523, which is 17% below the national average.

What is BT process? ›

Depending on the role you apply for, you can expect the application process with BT to consist of the following stages: Online application. Online tests: numerical reasoning (for Business) or software tests (for Software Engineering programme) Video interview. Assessment centre.

Does BT do work experience? ›

Our Work Ready programme boosts opportunities for young people who aren't in employment, education or training and prepares them for the world of work. It gives them the experience, knowledge and digital skills they need to take their first steps to a career in the digital world.

What are the 5 BT values? ›

We lead the way in creating new things.
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Brilliant
  • Put teamwork first.
  • Think big and bold.
  • Fearlessly push for the highest standards.

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