Version 1 Belfast

Digital Skills Academy

Department: Digital Development & Architecture


Graham Ryan

Company Description

We pledge "to prove IT can make a real difference to our customer's businesses". We work hard to ensure we understand what our customers need from their technology solutions and then we deliver.

We are an award-winning company who provide world class customer service; we think big and we hire great people. Version 1 are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies.

Invest in us and we’ll invest in you; if you are driven, committed and up for a challenge, we want to meet you.

Job Description

Would you like to work with the world’s leading brands, solving challenging projects? Experience cutting-edge technologies, or innovate legacy technologies?

Initially you will undertake an intensive 8-week training program in the following certifications:

·          Azure Fundamentals AZ900

·          Microsoft MTA Software Development C#, .Net

·          Cisco Cyber Security Essentials

·          ISTBQ foundation

In addition, there will be an overview of Project Management, Agile methodologies, presentation skills, an introduction to Cloud computing and Network security.  The course will also comprise a design thinking program.

The successful candidates who complete the initial 8-week training program will be brought forward to an interview with Version 1, However, successful completion of the academy is not a guarantee of gaining employment.

Once you have been offered a permanent contract of employment with Version 1, you will then undertake a further 4 weeks training consisting of Cloud/DevOps & Software Development

Version 1’s Digital Skills Academy will push you beyond your barriers.  You’ll work with mentors who are motivated to help you grow and develop your skills.


We Pay for your certifications across our Partner Network: Oracle Platinum Partner, Microsoft Gold Partner, AWS Advanced Consulting Partner, and many more…

We're looking for applications across Northern Ireland for development, infrastructure and consulting roles



Here’s what we’ll be looking for:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be eligible to work in the UK
  • have a university degree classification 2:2 in any discipline or a Level 5 qualification in an IT related subject

Additional information:


Applications Open  22/03/2021

Applications Close 14/05/2021

Start of 8 week Training Program 28/06/2021

Start of 4 week Specialisation Program 23/08/2021

Final Graduation 20/09/2021

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Additional Information

Graham Ryan

Version 1 UK & I Strategic Talent Manager


Wired to Deliver

Every decision we make is governed by six core values. They are simply stated, non-negotiable and ever present.

Honesty and Integrity
Telling customers what they need to hear – not what they want to hear.
Personal Commitment
Being accountable and keeping commitments
No Ego
Having an open, helpful and ‘No Job Too Small’ attitude.
Customer First
Actively seeking customer feedback to understand your business.
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Our customers are accustomed to working with driven, results focused Version 1 people.
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Our DNA provides a clear understanding of our Strength in Balance; who we are and what truly makes Version 1 a great place to work, including our Mission, our Vision, The Version 1 Difference and our Core Values.

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Award-Winning Employee Focus

    UK, 2019 & 2020
    IRELAND, 2012-2020
    IN TECH, 2019 & 2020
    AWARD, 2018-2020
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