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Apprentice Developer In Banbury OX15

Salary £12000.00 per annum
Location Banbury
Sector IT and technology
Job Type Full Time / Fixed Term
Job Closing Date 13/02/2019
Recruiter Ref 1211-0001-00016814
MPP Ref MPPJRN0088431


Employer description

RedkiteCRM is a young dynamic innovative organisation focussed on providing cutting edge solutions into the Social Housing sector. Based on Microsoft Dynamics 365 as a core platform, we develop many additional cloud-based applications using the latest technologies available to enhance the rich functionality already available in the base product. Our latest Housing Management product is due for general release at the end of 2018 and as a result, we are anticipating significant growth during 2019 and beyond.

We want someone who is...

  • Hobbyist, someone that self teaches and builds their understanding in their chosen subject
  • Thrives in a hands on environment
  • Able to work well as part of a team as well as on their own
  • Can give examples of their strengths and knowledge
  • Self-starter
  • Able to follow instructions and complete tasks

Job Details:

We have a number of vacancies available, specifically with regards to software product development. 

Job overview

During the initial stages of your employment, you will primarily be hands on learning the basics of Dynamics365 and the existing products at RedkiteCRM, moving onto product testing and assisting with customer support calls. As you gain experience, you will become more involved in software development and/or helping out with software implementations for our customers. 

Main responsibilities

As an Apprentice Developer, you will be trained and become highly proficient in the following technologies:

  • Microsoft Dynamics 365
  • SQL language and databases
  • C# .Net
  • Jscript
  • Azure
  • SharePoint

As an Apprentice developer, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the complete development cycle of software products from initial requirements gathering through to specification, production, testing, release, implementation and support. Following successful completion of the apprenticeship it is anticipated that you will continue your full time employment with RedkiteCRM and the experience you have gained during your apprenticeship will provide an invaluable insight into the opportunities available, helping you choose your areas of specialities for your exciting career ahead. 

Desired qualities

Able to use initiative, team player, organised, pay attention to detail, problem-solving skills. 

Desired qualification

6 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C including Maths plus GCSE English (or equivalent) at grade D or above 

Working week

Monday to Friday,


37.5hrs per week 


£12,000 per annum 

Benefits / Future Prospects

Skills you will learn:

  • Dynamics 365
  • SQL language and databases
  • C# .Net
  • Jscript
  • Azure
  • SharePoint 

Important Information:

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.