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Technical & Engineering Graduate Apprenticeship

  • Company: IBM
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Closing Date: 18-04-2022


At IBM, work is more than a job – it’s a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you’ve never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world’s most challenging problems? If so, lets talk you!

Learn from the best! Apprenticeships at IBM are all about picking up new skills – and lots of them. It’s four years’ worth of brilliant training, loads of exposure and the kind of experience you simply couldn’t get anywhere else.

About the Programmes

Graduate apprenticeships

Degree–IT: Software Development or IT: Management for Business
Duration: 4 years
Salary: £21,000

Entry Requirement : A minimum of four SQA Highers at Grade BBBB (or equivalent) including Computing or Maths (need to find out A level equivalent)

Our Graduate apprentices work in a variety of roles including:

Test Engineers

As a Testing Engineer you will be part of a SCRUM / Agile Team, working within a team of DevOps, Developers and Business Analysts supporting one of the largest Public sector engagements in the UK for IBM. The Quality Assurance and Testing process across the lifecycle is enabled through test tooling such as CI/CD Pipelines and automated test frameworks.


As a DevOps Engineer you will be working to support the DevOps, Release and Config team with the development, continuous improvement, and support of the SPM/AEM applications as well as supporting build, development, and test tooling such as CI/CD Pipelines and automated test frameworks.

Java Developers

As a Java Developer you will be working on large scale Java/J2EE based products. You will be contributing to the design and implementation of scalable, Java-based integration solutions and accompanying technical design documentation, gaining experience throughout all stages of the development life-cycle from design to support. You will be supporting one of the largest public sector engagements in the UK for IBM with a focus on continuous improvement and agile delivery through hands on work, training, and potential cross skilling opportunities


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