Software Developer Apprentice

PetScanner Limited

Apprenticeship summary:

A great opportunity for anyone who is looking to progress further as a Software Developer. If you have experience/knowledge in coding and you are looking to join a start-up company in their exciting future development, then this is the right role for you. 

PetScanner Limited is looking for a Software Developer apprentice who will be working towards L4 Software Developing.


  • You will be working on developing of the software of the company's product, covering the full programming cycle.   
  • You will be working with various languages including C#, Java etc.
    Some tasks will be app coding for iOS and Android, reactive web development and server side Linux working.
  • Working within the team to improve existing software and add new features.
Other information

PetScanner is a 3 year old start up providing the World’s lowest cost pet microchip scanner and associated app. The pet scanner and the variety of additional services help protecting your pets and gives the best chances of reunited if they ever go missing.


  • Previous knowledge / experience in programming with C# or Java
  • Good analytical / problem-solving skills
Personal qualities
  • Personal interest / hobby in software development
  • Self-motivated and keen to develop, with a willingness and desire to learn
Qualifications required
  • GCSE in maths and English at grade A*-C/4-9 or level 2 equivalent is a requirement.
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Software or equivalent.


  • Holiday allowance
  • Pension
Future prospects
  • Progression opportunity on completion of the apprenticeship.
Training to be provided

Throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship you will be required to attend one of PETA training centres for off-the- job training.  The majority of training will be completed with your employer at your place of work. You will be completing Level 4 Software Developer Apprenticeship.

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