graduate scheme

Graduate Technology Programme 2023

Job description

If you want continuous learning and rapid career progression this could be the opportunity for you! We are looking for tech passionate individuals to want to start their career in the IT industry as a software engineer. You will be joining large business area working for our largest UK public sector client working with inspiring experts from which you can learn from and enjoy the career opportunities this brings, as well as joining a large community of Graduates and Apprentices across the business

Our new graduate learning and development programme has been expertly designed to focus on one public sector client, focus on taking you from graduate level to one of our industry experts and the focus will be your development. Comprising of a two-year soft skills programme that is unique, designed to develop seven focused power skills coupled with a unique in role technical training programme that will support you with career progression and in becoming industry expert level.

You’ll be part of the team that supports and transforms our client’s existing technology services and creates brand new services. You will want to put the client experience first. With a mix of new technologies and legacy technologies, you’re learning curve will be significant. The role you’ll play in delivering new solutions to our client, makes this a unique and exciting opportunity, you’ll be understanding the complexities of how our services are designed and as a vital part of our business, you’ll contribute to first-class deliverables in your assignments and will play an active role in defining our practices, standards, and ways of working.

Our three technology roles focus on;

  • SAP Functional Consultants - you will part of a team that supports different streams of work. Whether it's providing application management support within the Live Services team or delivery work through the Project teams. You will learn SAP technologies and work in a dynamic role to develop your functional SAP skills.
  • Application Consultants – work to understanding the business outcomes that our clients need to achieve, and then working with those clients in a close collaborative relationship to rapidly design, prototype, iterate, release and support business solutions in an Agile manner.
  • Database Engineers – responsible for the complete lifecycle of all databases within the clients organisation, working from design, configuration and implementation, planning improvements to working with project teams across areas to help define the technical architecture with databases.

This is a hybrid working role, you should expect to be in our Telford office 2 or 3 days a week, which is a fantastic modern building not only from a collaborative working perspective, but there is also a restaurant, rest and leisure zones, Prayer room, EV chargers, a state of the art 24hr Gym and golf nets, recently refurbished roof gardens where you can be a part of our ‘Turf you out’ gardening scheme. With a large support network to take advantage of, join our inclusive networks such as LGBT+, race and equality or women in tech, and have the support of our mental health champions.

If you are seeking an exciting and fulfilling challenge where you will work towards leading and assisting in transformational change, enjoy a large scope for progression and want to be part of a high performing and motivated team, then this is the programme for you.

About the opportunity

Our two-year programme will provide you with significant training and accreditation including:

  • Two year Empower development programme
  • Relevant industry led technology certifications
  • Defined soft skills training to complement your role
  • Continuous development of your technical and business skills through role specific training, internal and industry certifications
  • Career progression model
  • Support from our inspiring experts
  • Giving back opportunities through university, schools and community initiatives
  • Mentoring programme

What we are looking for

  • A 2:2 bachelor’s degree or above
  • Most importantly, we want people with an appetite for learning and to be passionate working for a technology company
  • Plenty of drive, curiosity, and willingness to challenge and be challenged,
  • An appetite to continually develop your skills and career.
  • Flair for solving problems and analytical skills.

These roles require BPSS and SC Security clearance. To meet the clearance requirements, you will need to;

  • Have the right to live and work in the UK
  • Be resident in the UK for the past five years
  • Have spent no more than three consecutive months outside the UK in that period

If you cannot meet these criteria, we may not be able to consider you for this role.

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How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 24 August 2023

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Closing date:  24 August 2023

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