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UK ~ Nottingham

IT Support Apprentice (Infrastructure Technician - Level 3 standard)

Company Overview

Our growing and successful business comprises of over 850 talented individuals globally, in an environment where everybody counts and is instrumental to our success.  With state-of-the-art manufacturing and clinical facilities in the UK and USA, we deliver a full range of drug development solutions around the globe saving our clients both time and money.

People join Quotient Sciences because we are a respected member of the drug development world, specialising in delivering innovative solutions that integrate formulation development, real time GMP manufacturing and clinical testing. We pride ourselves on the quality of our services and our engaged culture. We are passionate about helping our customers get new medicines to market.

The Role

Quotient Sciences are looking for an IT Support Apprentice (Infrastructure Technician - Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard) to join Information Technology Services in Nottingham. The Apprenticeship training will start in October 19 at Loughborough College, where you will be required to attend 1 day a week.  The remaining 4 days will be spent learning 'on the job' at Quotient's site in Nottingham. This apprenticeship will be for approximately 24 months. 

You will receive training to carry out the following tasks and responsibilities:

  • Assist in meeting agreed SLA’s/KPI’s/Metrics for IT support services
  • Assist in Network/Server Administration tasks
  • Support users and external clients as required
  • Assist with the daily running of the IT department
  • Provide ad-hoc out of hours support to cover for critical/ emergency IT issues
  • Any other IT/facility based duties required by the business
  • Follow through with users to ensure tickets raised are completed within SLA
  • Monitor and report on backup of systems and data in line with daily requirements
  • Project related work will be within a specific discipline (Infrastructure, Development or Desktop Support)
  • Occasional travel may be required to other sites

The Candidate

The successful candidate must have a minimum of 5 GCSE’s, grade 4 and above, including Maths and English.

Desired skills:

  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Ability to prioritise workloads on a daily basis

Personal qualities:

  • A keen interest in Information Technology Services and an eagerness to learn
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

Please note – Loughborough College will screen applications and contact you if your application is successful.

Company Benefits:

In return, you will receive a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, excellent training and development, as well as an exciting career within a fast paced and dynamic business.

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