• Employer Name
    Zecast Technology Ltd
  • Distance from academy
    • 8.7 Miles
    • 30 Minutes
  • Address
    Braintree Road, Ruislip HA4 0EJ, UK

Employer Description

Job Description

The role is for a Software Development Apprentice to join an established team of developers to work on 2 live Mobile App Development programs for this established Digital Media company. Zecast has a fun, thriving workforce and offer a great work location just a short walk away from South Ruislip station.

The role will be to join the development team as a Software Development Apprentice assisting in the testing and development of latest Mobile Application releases to ensure they are fit for purpose, giving the best overall user experience to the end user.

Key Role/Responsibilities

Assist the Software Development team in the development of the companies 2 main Mobile Applications
Testing the Mobile Applications
Support of the Mobile Applications

Working Week

9.30am – 6.30pm Monday to Friday with 1 hour for lunch


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Future Prospects

Full time employment.

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


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend your local academy for 16 days of training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3, Software Development Technician apprenticeship.

The qualification will consist of:
• Level 2 Functional Skills English and Maths (if applicable).
• Knowledge Module 1 – Software Development Methodologies Part 1 (Introduction).
• Knowledge Module 2 – Programming Part 1 (Introduction).
• Knowledge Module 1 – Software Development Methodologies Part 2 (Plus Exam).
• Knowledge Module 2 – Programming Part 2 (Plus Exam).

On completion of this apprenticeship, you will be awarded BCS accredited Knowledge Modules covering the following topics: Software Development Context, Methodologies and Programming. You will also be eligible to apply for entry onto the register of IT Technicians confirming SFIA L3 Professional Competence.

*Knowledge Modules are specified by the British Computer Society (BCS)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)