IT & Computing

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Sky
Technology – Software Engineering
With 31,700 employees, Sky is Europe’s leading direct-to-consumer media and entertainment company.
  • We provide satellite broadcasting, on-demand internet streaming media, and broadband and telephone services to 24 million customers across six countries.
  • Our products include industry-leading Sky Stream and Sky Q, which are used in 6.5 million homes across Europe.
  • We’re proud to be part of the Comcast NBCUniversal family, creating incredible technology and entertainment that connects millions of people to the moments and experiences that matter most.
  • At Sky you can combine what you love with what you do best to shape a brilliant career.

There’s plenty to talk about when working at Sky

NOW, Sky Go, Sky Sports. All our incredible products are crafted and delivered right here  at Sky, so there are truly no limits to what you could be working on. 

We’re committed to supporting our cohorts throughout their career journey with us, so  you’ll have access to award-winning training  and development programmes, as well as a range of benefits and rewards to help you succeed in your role and thrive in your personal life.

Driving positive change

We embrace diversity and inclusivity with open arms. You can rest assured that you will be joining a place that values you for who you are, no matter where you come from, where you can freely be yourself and begin your career with us.

A phenomenal place to work

If you’re passionate about software engineering or technology and want to work on some of the most popular streaming platforms in the UK and Europe, come and discover the exciting world of tech at Sky. 

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CGI
IT & Technology
Founded in 1976, CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.
  • Across 21 industries in 400 locations worldwide, we provide comprehensive, scalable and sustainable IT and business consulting services. 
  • We’ve worked with our clients to help shape the world for almost 50 years, pioneering the delivery of complex, mission-critical systems.
  • We’ve supported over 200 satellite missions into space, defend against 43 million cyber attack incidents each day on military and intelligence networks and infrastructure, and work with 23 of the top 25 banks in both North America and Europe. 

Join the innovation generation

You’re ambitious and you want to find a place where you can help change the world. That’s CGI. We’re a world leader in IT, and we’re working on some of the most exciting and challenging projects. This is where you can step up and stand out.

Everything you need to get-up-and-go

We’ve got some outstanding and rewarding  career opportunities for the UK’s most driven  and passionate people. If this sounds like you,  and you like the sound of helping to drive some really exciting IT projects such as securing Europe’s major satellites and winning multi- million pound contracts, then CGI is for you.

We’ll give you the skills and support to get your career moving. Training, experience, mentors and colleagues all working to make a difference to our world, our communities and to your future. 

Where your ideas make a difference

Your ideas have the power to transform.  Our empowering environment, supportive  team and inspiring work provide the opportunity  to make them happen. We’re creating the future. Let’s create it together. 

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Vodafone
Technology – Communications
Vodafone is a leading technology communications company in Europe and Africa.
  • We provide a range of market-leading mobile and fixed- line connectivity services across our markets, for both consumers and businesses. 
  • We operate the largest 5G network in Europe, now live in around 300 cities and growing fast.
  • More than 35 years ago, we made the first ever mobile phone call and sent the first SMS in Britain. We’ve been changing the lives of billions of people ever since. Now, we are using smartphones to fight cancer, big data for social good, and we aim to connect over 250 million people to our next generation networks by 2025.

Let’s connect for a better future

Our drive to make the world more connected, inclusive and sustainable makes Vodafone UK  full of opportunities for an amazing career. Join us and you’ll make an impact you can see and feel. 

A rewarding career is waiting for you here

With nine graduate programmes on offer from Technology to Digital to Data, there are plenty of ways for you to get your career off to the best possible start at Vodafone. You can look forward  to cutting-edge personal development with on-the-job training and our virtual classroom, and you’ll learn to innovate as a part of key projects. With great business exposure and responsibility from day one, you’ll be able to really accelerate your career progression by working with industry experts.

Thousands of people, one shared passion

With over 12,000 colleagues in the UK, we’re a diverse and dynamic community. But one passion we all share is how technology and connectivity can improve people’s lives. If you share our passion, let’s launch your career with the acceleration it deserves. 

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Sigma Labs
Technical Training
Sigma Labs is a technology consultancy which helps clients excel through software, data and cloud talent.
  • Our goal is to tackle inequality by providing high-performance technical jobs to outstanding graduates from lower-income backgrounds. 
  • We’ll give you world-class technical and professional training, enabling you to start working in technology.
  • We’ll employ you as a technical consultant for two years; then you’ll have the option of staying on with us as a consultant, or moving in-house to your client company.
  • We have worked at some of the world’s most renowned companies, such as Unilever, Google and The Guardian. 

Software is everywhere

By beginning your career in a technical field such as software, data or cloud (anything from software development to test engineering to ServiceNow architecture), you’ll have the power to shape both your future and the world around you.

Interested in a career in technology but need some extra help to get there?

We truly believe that anyone can learn to be a high-performance technical consultant if they want to be. You don’t need to have coding experience  – we’ll give you all the training you need to set you on the path to working in tech. You should have good problem-solving skills and be both curious and conscientious, as well as meeting our economic and eductional criteria. 

Learn and make an impact

We’re proud of our mission: to provide exceptional training and career coaching, and to open doors  to employment, for those who have the ability and mindset but not the access. If that sounds like  you, then apply today and let us set you up for an exceptional career in tech.  

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NEXT
Retail Technology
NEXT is a UK-based multi-channel retailer of clothing, footwear, accessories and home products.
  • We have around 500 stores in the UK & Eire and 9 million unique online customers. 
  • Our own product range already spans fashion, beauty, sportswear and homeware. Now, thanks to our innovative solutions and services, we’re also becoming an online host for other exciting global brands looking to gain from our e-commerce expertise.
  • Innovation is at our very heart. From bespoke inter-national web pages to an app that lets you try on different lipsticks, we’re always dreaming up ways to enhance customer experiences. 

Redefine, reshape, revolutionise

This is a revolutionary moment. An opportunity  to transform the online retail landscape. 

We’ve the technology and drive to reshape retail and we’d like you to join our team. This is your opportunity to share in our exciting journey, where we innovate and change the way the world shops. 

Are you ready? Let’s take it on.

Our 1,500-strong in-house tech professionals are the ones who make change possible, and we need talented individuals with the vision and desire to help us redefine and reinvent retail solutions.  So, we’re investing significantly in our tech teams  – providing the environment and technology for everyone to really excel. From modernising our platforms to improving our delivery systems to optimising our cyber security, there’s a whole  world of opportunity waiting for you at NEXT.

At NEXT you can

NEXT is a place to make things happen, build skills and really make the most of your talents. You’ll find a wide range of exciting tech roles,  so take the first step towards  a great career now.

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Virgin Media O2
Telecommunications – IT & Technology
With 47 million UK connections across broadband, mobile, TV and home phone, Virgin Media O2 is supercharging the UK.
  • We provide the UK’s largest and most reliable mobile network along with a broadband network offering the fastest widely-available speeds.
  • We employ around 16,000 people and have 384 retail stores across the UK. We also play a leading role in supporting the public sector and businesses of all sizes. 
  • As a major investor in the UK, we have committed to investing at least £10 billion over the next five years to bring together next-generation gigabit broadband and 5G services, while expanding our network reach across the country. 

Help us build connections that really matter

We know how to ignite your potential in the most exciting ways. Whether you’re a graduate seeking to fast-track to leadership or specialist roles, or a student looking for a fantastic internship, we’re bound to have something great to excite you! 

Make it big! 

We’re looking for the future leaders and experts who’ll help us stay ahead of the game. Our graduate schemes are designed to give you the knowledge, skills, experience and exposure you need to make it big at Virgin Media O2 and beyond. There are lots of amazing opportunities on offer, from Technology & Innovation to Data, Insight & Analytics, and from Digital to Finance. Whichever you choose, you’ll learn how to lead with purpose and help build connections that really matter. 

Blaze a trail through our business

Join the Virgin Media O2 family and in return you’ll get brilliant training and loads of mentoring to help you blaze  a trail through our business.  And we promise you’ll have more than a little fun along the way.  

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Autodesk
Software Development & Technical Consultancy
Autodesk empowers innovators and engineers with the software they need to imagine, design, and make ANYTHING.
  • From greener buildings to smarter products to more mesmerising blockbusters, our software enables innovators everywhere to solve their business, design, manufacturing and environmental challenges.
  • Our technology spans architecture, engineering, construction, product design, manufacturing, media and entertainment.
  • From software development to cloud and mobile, to reality capture and 3D technologies, our products are changing how the world is designed and made. 

Shape your future here

Are you looking for a career where you can solve challenging problems, create interesting products, and help customers make a positive impact on  the world? The opportunities are endless here  at Autodesk!

A challenging and rewarding environment 

Join one of our early careers programmes and  we’ll kick-start your career with intensive training  – for developers that will be in Autodesk’s primary programming language, C++, and for engineers it will be in our extensive range of CADCAM products.

You’ll then begin a series of rotations around different teams within the company to really maximise your skills and knowledge, and,  if you’d like to work towards Chartered registration, we’ll support you all the way.

See results of your work in real-world projects

If you feel excited by the opportunity to wake up every morning knowing that what you do has  a direct impact on shaping our world, then come and join us at Autodesk and help lead  the future of design. 

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MathWorks
Mathematical Computing Software
MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software such as MATLAB and Simulink.
  • Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on our products to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation and development. 
  • MATLAB and Simulink are used as fundamental modelling and simulation tools for research and development wherever engineering and science is applied. 
  • Our software is used in multiple industries and sectors from electronics and aerospace to energy, financial services and communications. 
  • Founded in 1984, we employ over 6,000 people globally.

Help shape the future of engineering and science

We want you to join us on our mission of shaping the future of engineering and science. You’ll work on interesting and challenging projects that make a real difference to our business and to our users. And you’ll be part of a company that values your ideas and gives you lots of pathways to learn, thrive and follow your passion.

You + MathWorks = unlimited possibilities

If you’re an engineering or computer science graduate, this is an exciting opportunity to collaborate with bright, passionate people,  to push the limits of engineering and science and to set yourself up for a rewarding career.

We cultivate an enjoyable, inclusive environment that champions individual growth, encourages initiative, values collaboration, shares success  and rewards excellence.

More than just a job

It’s not all about work at MathWorks. You’ll have plenty of opportunity to enjoy yourself, have fun with your coworkers, celebrate successes, and give back to the community. 

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Arm
Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
Arm is empowering change, driving innovation and creating exciting new possibilities through artificial intelligence.
  • By combining the hardware, software, tools and strategic partners to accelerate development, we provide our clients with everything they need to deliver a new generation of ideas and products. 
  • As developers enhance more and more applications with AI features, we help organisations leverage the right AI technologies to support innovative new business models. 
  • Our highly versatile and scalable AI-optimised platform architecture utilises CPUs, GPUs and NPUs to run machine learning workloads across all devices with the highest performance and greatest efficiency.

The future is being built on Arm. Come join us!

We’re in need of bright minds and strong voices who have what it takes to push us into the future.  If you’re passionate, determined and have a keen eye for problem-solving, you could be the fresh thinker we’re after. Join us on one of our early careers programmes and see how you could redefine the future of computing.

Collaborative, intuitive, innovative

Our customers include some of the biggest tech companies in the world. And you’ll get to work alongside those next-gen tech giants from day one. Collaborating with our innovative experts, you’ll devise solutions that help our customers build the products and experiences that dramatically improve the way the world  works, plays, lives and learns.

Deliver the world of tomorrow

Here, you’ll find yourself right at the cutting edge. And most importantly, you’ll be putting your knowledge to work in the real world  – and seeing the difference  it makes. So, will you join us in bringing AI technologies to life?

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Kubrick Group
Technology – Data
Kubrick builds pipelines of highly-trained next-generation technology professionals to help organisations reach their full potential.
  • Kubrick recruits graduates and junior professionals who complete our industry-leading, 15-week programmes specialising in data, AI, and cloud technology, before embarking on their client engagements.
  • We work with over 80 renowned organisations from Vodafone and HSBC to Sainsbury’s, JLR, Aviva and Sky, helping solve their data, technology and transformation challenges.
  • At Kubrick, we are committed to hiring and training graduates from a broad range of backgrounds who will bring diversity of thought.

Get ahead with a career in  next-generation technology

If you’re a STEM graduate keen to work in next-generation technology, did you know that you don’t need to have a tech background or skills  to apply to Kubrick? We’ll give you 15 weeks of high-quality, paid, training which is designed for people with little to no knowledge or experience  in data, AI or next-generation technology. 

Engaging projects and amazing organisations

After you’ve got to grips with all the tools and technologies you’ll need, we’ll match you with  one of our world-leading clients where you’ll work on exciting, real-world projects for two years, applying your skills to meaningful challenges. Throughout your time with us, dedicated teams of Kubrick staff will support you every step of the way. 

Accelerate your career – fast

Our unique blend of high-quality training, access to exciting clients and projects, and dedicated support will accelerate your career much faster than the typical graduate scheme. So apply to Kubrick and change  your future today. 

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