Data & Technology Graduate Programme

Graduate EDF Energy in Utilities
  • Croydon, Crawley or Hove View on Map
  • Post Date: September 18, 2020
  • Apply Before : November 3, 2020
  • Salary: £30,000.00 - £30,000.00 / Per Annum
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Job Description

A career that will deliver change. Together, we can help Britain achieve net zero.

Being Britain’s biggest generator of low carbon electricity, EDF is not only talking about climate change, we’re doing something about it. We’re committed to reducing carbon emissions to zero, generating power from clean sources like wind, nuclear and solar, leading the charge for electric vehicles and investing in new carbon cutting technologies.

We proudly work together to champion a low carbon lifestyle and collaborate widely in our search for innovations to achieve more. Build your future with us. Share our vision. Together we’ll help Britain achieve net zero.

The Opportunity:

It is a hugely exciting time to join our company as we transition to a low carbon and Smart future energy system. Data and Technology will be at the heart of this transition and you’ll get the chance to use your skills and develop new ones in helping to build this future. Placements will be within our Customers, Wholesale Market and Renewables business areas which have collaborated to deliver an inclusive programme with inspiring opportunities.

The Training Programme:

On the Data & Technology Scheme, you’ll participate in a curated programme designed to expose you to a series of tools and techniques to develop you as a data scientist and/or software engineer, all while gaining exposure and understanding across the energy business.

Following a week-long induction with graduates from all of our schemes at our state of the art facility at Cannington Court (Somerset) in September 2021, you’ll spend 6 months in four different assignments during this 2-year programme across the two role disciplines and across our business.

The Placements:

Across all of your placements you’ll have the opportunity to work in a truly agile and collaborative environment alongside Data Engineers, Data Scientists, DevOps Engineers, Software Engineers, Business Analysts, Architects and Project Managers.

You’ll hone your skills and gain valuable exposure to tools and technologies such as Tableau, Python, AWS cloud platform and full stack engineering.

Visit our Data & Tech Graduate page to find out more about placements, training and development during the scheme.

The Skills:

  • 2:1 Bachelor’s Degree or a 2:2 Postgraduate Degree (obtained or expected) in any discipline
  • A passion for data, manipulating and interrogating it to derive meaning and value
  • Strong interest in technology and staying abreast with the latest tools and techniques
  • Ability to adapt quickly to new challenges and thrive in agile work environments
  • Flexibility to relocate

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Starting salary of £30k and regular pay reviews
  • 25 days’ annual leave
  • Pension scheme
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Wellbeing and support services
  • Relocation support for moving between attachments and into a new role after the programme.

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