FDM Group
graduate scheme

Graduate Software Test Analyst

Job description

Your career starts here.

Interested in a challenging entry-level role which provides the best opportunity to explore the whole software development cycle? Training in Software Testing with FDM will provide you with cross-functional skills to take your testing career where you want it to go.

Everybody tells you that technology is the world’s fastest growing industry, but what if you could really see for yourself? If you think a career in tech is just about coding, think again. A career in Software Testing provides the opportunity to get hands on with new cutting-edge technology before anybody else. You’ll work on exciting projects, possibly involving testing hardware and infrastructure, or digital projects, where you’ll be testing applications across digital portfolios, including mobile applications (iOS and Android) and web applications.

FDM is an award-winning graduate employer. We’re passionate about kick-starting graduate careers in technology and support you every step of the way. When you become an FDMer, you’ll be provided with training, as well as two years of commercial experience, so for those critical first few years after graduation, you’ll be off to a flying start. It doesn’t stop there, many of our consultants go on to work permanently with the client, work internally at FDM or choose a different pathway using the connections and experience they’ve gained. If you’re looking for a fast-paced role with excellent career progression, look no further.

Over 3,700 FDM consultants are currently placed with our clients, working in a variety of roles including; software development, business intelligence, IT operations analysis and software testing. We work with prestigious clients all around the world including; HSBC, Virgin, Shell, Sky to name a few. Your opportunity to make an impact in the industry starts here.

Five reasons why FDM is for you:

  1. Commercially relevant training and development of employability skills including Microsoft Excel, and interview techniques alongside access to industry-recognised qualifications
  2. Excellent employee benefits, including the prestigious ‘Consultant of the Month award’ and the option to join FDM’s Buy As You Earn share scheme
  3. Individual mentoring and ongoing support throughout your entire FDM journey
  4. Opportunities across the UK and beyond
  5. Tech talks, social and networking events

There’s never been a better time to start a rewarding career in technology. With assessment centres running all year round and multiple start dates available, make an application today and see where your career will take you.

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What we are looking for

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion to succeed within the IT industry
  • An analytical mindset
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Confidence to be objective and clear with making a point
  • An interest in working nationally to support our clients
  • Commitment to a two-year contract with FDM upon completion of the training period

Qualifications

A degree preferably within a STEM discipline but all degrees considered.

Accepted degree subjects

Any

Additional job details

Location
Glasgow
Leeds
London
Salary
Competitive salary

How to apply

Thinking of applying but want more information? Visit our website via the Apply button or come along to one of our open days near you. Or simply just apply now.

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Please note, applying for this role does not guarantee a place on this particular programme, you will be assessed at the assessment day to align you to a best suited role for your skillset. There are other roles available including; software development, IT operations analysis and business intelligence.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 1 August 2020

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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