Job Summary
  • Salary
    £187.50 (per week)
  • Location
    Altrincham, Cheshire
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    4th November 2016
  • Employer Name
    Request Computing LTD
  • Distance from acadmey
    • 7.7 Miles
    • 27 Minutes
  • Address
    Atlantic Street, Broadheath, Altrincham WA14 5NQ, United Kingdom

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful growing business based in Altrincham near Manchester. The business are looking for a bright individual with an interest in Software development to join their expanding team.

Responsible for the development and support of applications within a team environment.   Work closely with the other developers and support team at Request to ensure that quality of service is provided to clients at all times.


  • Writing code, testing and debugging software applications
  • Document software specifications.
  • Document end user material for training.
  • Support the help desk on technical computer hardware and software issues.
  • Analysing business application requirements for functional areas such as Finance and Legal.
  • Participate in project meetings.

Provide feedback and suggestions for process and product improvements

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm 37.5 hrs pw


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

Computer Literate
Effective customer service
Ability to work to Deadlines
Team player

Personal Qualities

Positive Attitude
Willing to learn new things

Future Prospects

A permeant opportunity maybe available for the right candidate

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Manchester for up to 12 weeks on a block release basis for structured training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals. The qualifications consist of:
• Edexcel Advanced Apprenticeship in IT, Software, Web and Telecoms
• L3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
• L3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
• Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths, ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)