Version 1 Newcastle upon Tyne

Career Acceleration - Technology Professionals in Newcastle Upon Tyne

Department: Business Management & Change

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Company Description

Version 1, is a leading technology and digital transformation provider, is looking to speak to technology professionals in Newcastle Upon Tyne and the North East who are passionate about accelerating their careers, gaining technical certifications and training and working with a diverse range of customers – all while becoming part of a culture built on Trust & Empowerment.

Version 1 is a rapidly growing technology and digital transformation provider that offers Digital, Cloud, Data and ERP Transformation services to customers worldwide. We have enhanced partnerships with AWS, Oracle and Microsoft, and have been recognised as a Best Workplace in the UK (the past three years in a row) and Ireland (10 years in a row).

Version 1 works hard to deliver on three commitments: making a real difference for our customers, building an empowering culture for our people, and building a strong organisation to continue to improve our offerings for customers and our workplace for our employees.

It has been a busy time for Version 1 of late; we announced 200 jobs in Newcastle with the support of Invest Newcastle and £1m from the North of Tyne Combined Authority, Ireland-founded digital transformation and technology provider Version 1 is bringing two hundred new jobs to Newcastle and setting up a base in the region.

The announcement is the second big tech jobs boost for the city in the first few weeks of 2022 and follows several big announcements last year. It reflects the confidence investors across the globe have in the region’s burgeoning tech sector; one of the fastest-growing in the UK.

Since first engaging with Version 1, Invest Newcastle who are part of NewcastleGateshead Initiative has helped the company to benchmark Newcastle against other locations, highlighting the region’s technology sector strengths and supporting them through the grant process with North of Tyne Combined Authority (NTCA) which helped them get the full £1m. In addition, Invest Newcastle has hosted visits and provided introductions to key stakeholders within the business community.

Job Description

Due to significant growth, Version 1 in Newcastle is delighted to launch a recruitment drive for all levels of IT-related positions. We have experienced phenomenal growth during recent times, where we saw demand for our services rise rapidly in Public and Private Sectors. Our customers see Version 1 as their trusted technology or digital transformation partner, and this growth is set to continue and accelerate throughout 2021 and beyond. As such, we are hiring a large variety of roles in Development, Engineering, QA, Design, Product and Delivery. If you are seeking a fair workplace in which recognition is based on merits, and career pathways are based on skills, then we could be a fantastic fit for you.

Qualifications

We are hiring a large variety of roles in Development, Engineering, QA, Design, Product and Delivery. We are keen to hear from professionals with a passion for customer success, a love for tech and an inquisitive, dedicated nature.

Ideal candidates will have had hands-on experience delivering excellent digital and technology services to customers, alongside recognised industry qualifications and certifications. Applicants with a breadth of experience and accountability across various types of technology deliveries will stand out, as will those who possess the ability to make sensible technology choices that balance customer constraints, future technology implications and implementation complexity.

Additional Information

Why Work for Version 1? Some everyday benefits include:

  • Fantastic career progression opportunities
  • Paid industry certifications (and unmatched qualifications with our global technology partners AWS, Oracle and Microsoft)
  • Study Leave
  • A range of health and wellness benefits
  • Interesting projects with Public & Private Sector Customers
  • A balanced, fair, and engaged workplace culture

We offer profit share quarterly to our employees in addition to pension, private medical, a flexible working policy and more.

If you want to make a real difference with your career, we could be the right career move for you. Please send us your CV and details and we will be in touch with the opportunities that are a match for your skills.

If you aren’t sure that your IT skillset falls into the specific areas outlined above, send your details and the areas you are interested in working to us here through this application and we will come back to you if we have an opportunity that could be a fit.

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.
Excellence
Good enough is never our objective. We solve tough problems and make innovative suggestions.
Drive
Our customers are accustomed to working with driven, results focused Version 1 people.

Consistently Rated a Top Workplace By Our People

Strong core values, a culture of trust and empowerment, and a vision for success position Version 1 as a top employer across the UK, Ireland and India. If you are seeking a fair workplace in which recognition is based on merits, and career pathways are based on skills, then we could be a fit for you.

Learn about our Culture

Award-Winning Employee Focus

  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    UK, 2019-2021
  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    IRELAND, 2012-2021
  • HEALTHY PLACE TO WORK
    AWARD, 2018-2021
  • GREAT PLACE TO WORK
    IN TECH, 2019 & 2020
  • BEST WORKPLACES FOR WOMEN
    AWARD, 2019 & 2020

Our Head of People Louise Lahiff explains why Version 1 could be the match for you

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