Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Dev-Ops Engineer

Start Date: Summer 2021

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We are currently recruiting for a Graduate Dev-Ops Engineer to join our Graduate Training Programme. This is a 3-year scheme based in our Edinburgh office, starting summer 2021.

This Graduate Training Programme will be based in our Technology Development Team. 

As a Graduate Trainee, you will gain business experience through continuous training and the opportunity to rotate within the team. Following successful completion of the Programme, you will move into a permanent position where you will continue to develop your career.

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Position Summary:

The Graduate DevOps Engineer will be part of the Team responsible for maintaining, improving and modernising our development infrastructure and automating our release and QA processes.

The role will involve working closely with various teams within the organisation to understand each team’s requirements and implementing solutions that meet the business needs. The Graduate position may involve rotation between various Teams.

Key Job Functions/Responsibilities

  • Manage our CI / CD environment. Improve and modernise our automation and tooling.
  • Migrate our Development and QA environments to Amazon AWS.
  • Take a proactive approach to technical innovation. Investigate new technologies as appropriate and suggest these for introduction to the business
  • Review and implement software tools where applicable to improve quality, efficiency and reduce cost
  • Work in a collaborative work environment, actively communicating with peers including wider DevOps teams within Broadridge
  • Build a knowledge base and training / mentor other Associates
  • Support the current development, QA and release environments. Mostly Linux based servers running Java and Oracle applications with various client application builds running on desktops.

What will you gain?

This is an exciting opportunity for you to learn more about the rapidly growing financial technology area. Our objective is to equip you with a comprehensive understanding of the Broadridge businesses, and the core values and skills necessary for a successful career. You will have the opportunity to network, work side by side with highly engaged teams, and receive mentoring. You will also gain real hands-on work experience to equip you for a career with us.

Are you Ready for Next? Come and explore Broadridge as your next potential employer!

What do we offer?

  • Private Medical Insurance – entitled to a core level of single cover from Broadridge.
  • Gym subsidy
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • 25 days holiday plus option to buy and sell up to 5 more
  • 3 paid volunteer days
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Group Personal Pension Scheme
  • Excellent salary progression for top talent.


  • You must be eligible to work in the UK.
  • You should be a recent or current graduate and have achieved or be expecting a 2:1 or above.

Experience of the below is advantageous:

Broadridge has a commitment to workplace learning and so the following will be your areas of growth:

  • CI/CD: Teamcity, Jenkins or GitLab-CI
  • Scripting: Bash, KSH, PowerShell and/or Groovy scripting
  • Hosting: Docker, lxc, Amazon AWS
  • Automation: Kubernetes, Chef
  • Build Systems: Maven, Ant, MsBuild, Nexus
  • Source Control: Perforce


  • Enthusiastic and professional, with a drive to work on challenging projects
  • Comfortable engaging with others within the company
  • Comfortable discussing requirements, coming up with technical solutions and suggesting improvements that can be made utilising either new technologies or solutions you’ve demonstrated in the past.


Our application stack consists of the following technologies. Experience developing in these is beneficial but not required.

  • User Interface: PowerBuilder, C# / WPF
  • Middle Tier: Java, Maven, Ant
  • Backend: Oracle 12c (Including managing oracle instances).

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