Software Alliance LimitedLondon

Software Developer Apprentice

£20,000.00 - £25,000.00 - Annually


Digital, IT and Computing
Start: 21 February 2022
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Why We Need You

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Why We Need You

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join our Product Development Team as a hands-on Developer Apprentice, working with a diverse team of highly skilled on and offshore developers in the delivery of our commercial software products for the insurance industry - primarily the award-winning Financial Modelling Platform.

You will be joining a team with diverse skills and experience and the job requires a motivated individual who is experienced in taking responsibility and can independently deliver results on both departmental and business projects.

Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:

  • Daily responsibilities will involve assisting the rest of the development team in gathering requirements, designing, developing and testing the necessary features of our online and desktop applications in line with our product roadmap
  • Adhering to the coding standards / development practices set out by the development team to ensure total product quality is maintained
  • Keeping up-to-date with the latest development best practices, and standards
  • Ongoing process of personal development - including formal R&D activities to support future initiatives
  • Capable of understanding and contributing to the technical solution from design through to code level
  • Working closely with product, project managers and business analysts to produce accurate delivery estimates and manage the transition from analysis through to design and delivery
  • Provide regular and effective progress updates to and work closely with project managers / development team manager to ensure the management / resolution of any delivery risks or issues
  • Contribute to the development and execution of industry standard testing frameworks, including but not limited to unit testing, functional testing, performance testing and environment testing
  • Participate in reviews and me


Software Alliance Limited ("SAL"​) is a UK-based specialist software house, formed in 2006 to develop financial modelling software and services for the insurance industry.

Our innovative solutions offer unsurpassed levels of simplicity, transparency, and productivity.

Our industry experience and understanding of specific customer needs, coupled with our investments in leading-edge technology, have made us market leaders, ready to provide the next generation of modelling capability to our customers.

Over the last decade our primary product offering,, has evolved significantly and is now relied upon by clients around the globe to provide mission-critical financial modelling, analysis and decision support.


5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and Maths).

  • Performs well under pressure and able to prioritise to meet deadlines / quickly shift priorities as necessary
  • Ability to communicate with diplomacy and tact and communicate ideas including responding to resistance and criticism
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude in the face of ambiguity / change and demonstrated optimism are necessary
  • Team player attitude is mandatory
  • Ability to multi-task, work autonomously and demonstrate keen attention to detail
  • Personal Integrity
  • Conscientious
  • Tenacious


Address: 30, Stamford Street, London - SE1 9LQ
Phone Number: 01133 500333

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