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Data Science Apprenticeship

  • Company: British Airways
  • Location: London Heathrow
  • Closing Date: 31-03-2022


Looking to join our apprenticeship scheme? You won’t be disappointed. Recently being ranked #18 in the Rate My Apprenticeship Top 100 Apprentice Employers, we can’t wait to welcome you into the British Airways family.

What to expect

Airlines are complex, everchanging and data rich, which means that the industry provides one of the most varied and interesting places for data and analytics professionals to work. Problems like determining the mix of aircraft to buy for the next 20 years, or how to decide the price of our tickets, requires a creative approach identifying and exploiting value from current and new data sources, applying advanced analytical techniques and visualisations.

You will join our team of in-house consultants and data engineers, who have exceptional technical skills and first-class business knowledge, using techniques from the fields of data science, data engineering and data visualisation. Our department is at the heart of using insight to drive smarter decisions across BA. We improve the digital experience, and drive value.

Across the programme, you will study towards a BSc in Data Science with our chosen training provider NCH, embedding your new theoretical knowledge into the workplace.  Following the completion of your Level 6 apprenticeship, you will be fast tracked for an interview as a permanent Data Science Consultant.

Requirements & Qualifications

We are looking for GCSEs in English and Maths at grade 9 -4 (A*- C) or equivalent.  As well as hold or be predicted to hold 3 A Levels totalling a minimum of 128 UCAS points (equivalent to ABB), with a minimum grade of B at A Level Maths, or equivalent.

A practical thinker with a customer focus, you’ll need to be good with numbers and communicate with our colleagues in an engaging way.

Initial applications open between 1st February – 31st March but may close earlier if volumes are high

Salary: £21,000

Location: London Heathrow / Hybrid Working

Apply now or contact student support if you need assistance with your application, we’re here to help!