Software Engineer Apprentice COMPUTACENTER (UK) LIMITED

You will be part of the Workplace team within the Group Information Services (GIS) Department, which is responsible for 22,500 client devices used by internal Computacenter staff across 27 countries. You will collaborate with all parts of the business to ensure that our services are suitable, secure and supported to meet the needs the Computacenter

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    The working week at Computacenter is Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 17.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    20 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

What you’ll be doing

  • Support to analyse and solve problems when learning complex IT systems
  • Getting hands on experience in building devices
  • Be responsible for reporting and monitoring critical IT infrastructure
  • Help users solve problems with laptops and other devices
  • Spend time with colleagues in UK (Hatfield) and Germany (Kerpen). May include other counties, dependant on requirement

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • You will gain a Level 3 IT solutions software qualification after successfully completing your apprenticeship
  • Your training will be delivered on a blended approach across workshops, project work and progress reviews
  • You will stay at the training centre in Wyboston lakes for approx 3 days at a time (costs all included by the company) roughly every other month
  • You will be given time to study during working hours 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The team will support you to become a member of the help desk, 2nd and 3rd line. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade A-C or 9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or Above) Essential

Things to consider

Flexible employee benefits scheme, corporate discounts from well-known retailers, an employer pension and great work-life balance arrangements A close-knit apprentice community to support and develop you throughout your programme. This also includes office-based lunches/socials, and a monthly apprentice community call with guest speakers.

About the employer

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services. We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures. We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance. Interested in joining a company with a strong sense of community? We’re growing. We’re hiring. We encourage. We empower. We support. #CCfuturetalent





Hatfield Avenue


AL10 9TW


Abbie Boughwood

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

IT solutions technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Application Process: Online application and interviews at our Hatfield HQ Submit your CV as part of your application

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Mar 2023