Employer profile

Digital Futures

Updated
Updated: April, 2021

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

About Digital Futures

Digital Futures is a UK technology services and training company. We were established in direct response to the urgent need to improve diversity within the technology sector and to increase the overall level of digital skills within the wider UK economy.

Our purpose is to help individuals from all backgrounds start their career in technology, create sustainable employment and accelerate the transition to a skills-based economy.

We help organisations build high-performing technology teams comprised of the most talented people, irrespective of their background. We do this by focusing on the identification and development of exceptional engineering and data science talent with the aptitude, curiosity and ambition to become leaders of tomorrow, and in doing so, we will help create a future in which the UK tech workforce is representative of society as a whole.

Our mission

Central to our mission at Digital Futures is the need to address an unprecedented challenge.

A need to evolve corporate fabric, challenge existing thinking and build a future workforce with the required skills to support the next generation of industry.

Accelerating the transition to a skills-based economy is not only an imperative, it is vital for the sustainability of our communities, critical to our productivity and the UK’s position as an innovator on the world stage.

We are clear that our success and legacy will ultimately be determined by the level of opportunity we create for others.

Our team

We’re a company of entrepreneurs, educators and technologists, focused on making our mark on the world.

We’re passionate about creating opportunity for others and are driven by the need to build a more diverse, equitable and inclusive society with the required skills to succeed in a digital future.

Our Academy

The Digital Futures Academy provides a unique entry point for individuals looking to start their career in technology.

Following the successful completion of the Academy programme, candidates will be offered a full-time contract with Digital Futures where they will spend 1-2 years working in high-performing teams at some of the world’s most innovative companies.

We select and assess applicants based on their ability to demonstrate the attributes, that we consider critical, for a successful career in technology with no minimum education or experience requirement. We recruit graduates from both a STEM and non-STEM background for some of the most interesting and important roles within tech.

Our programmes are free and open to everyone from all backgrounds.

Our Pathways

Modern Software Engineering, Data Science, Cloud

Salary

On successful completion of training; competitive basic plus bonus and benefits

Work sectors

IT and information services

Location

London, Manchester

Contact details

Email
academy@digitalfutures.com
Telephone
+44(0)20 3855 5525
Address
York House
221 Pentonville Road
London
N1 9UZ

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