IT Management for Business - Graduate Level Apprenticeship 2019 - 9 posts - 16544
13 February 2019
£16,479 per annum starting salary plus company benefits
At CGI we're offering you a unique opportunity to be part of
something exciting and earn while you learn on our Edinburgh Napier
Graduate Level Apprenticeship. We're a company that each day
enables the transfer of £3 trillion, protects against 43 million
cyber-attacks, drives two thirds of the world's SMS messages,
support the missions of more than 200 satellites and who employs
74,000 professionals from hundreds of locations worldwide.
Certified as a Top Employer for its excellent HR practices, CGI is
committed to being an equal opportunity employer and is a
disability confident organisation.
The best thing about joining us is that, while you may start
working in one area, the opportunity to move internally is huge, so
you can take control of your career from your first day. To
support you, you will have designated managers who will look after
you on a day-to-day basis and be on hand to support you with your
career development and professional conduct at CGI. You will
also have a 'Buddy' who is a current or graduated student of a
school leaver programme to help you with anything else you may
What might a day in this job look like?
Right now, we're on the lookout for talent - students and school
leavers, people who are passionate about technology and hungry to
learn. You'll be proving yourself from day one - solving problems,
taking responsibility and making decisions. And with open-ended
prospects for advancement, you'll have every opportunity to reach
Due to the nature of our business, you work on 'projects'. This
means you have the opportunity to work across a wide range of
roles, industries and locations, there is no 'typical day'. It
really does vary at CGI and that's the exciting thing, it is up to
you to shape and develop your career in the direction you want to
go with the support of others.
What will I learn?
Join our programme and you'll study towards a BSc (Hons) IT
Management for Business (ITMB), one day a week at Edinburgh Napier
University, whilst spending the other four days a week developing
your career on real projects at CGI. You can shape and develop your
career throughout the course of the programme then continue with us
With our sponsorship, you won't have to pay a penny in tuition
fees. You'll also benefit from a competitive starting salary and
all the support you need to succeed. We'll even provide the course
resources and materials required, so there's no need to worry about
textbooks either and you can use the laptop you are given when you
join CGI to use at University. Individuals who participate in the
scheme are able to access the same learning opportunities as those
who go down the traditional route of direct entry into college or
What Qualifications / Qualities are required?
The preferred requirement is 4 Highers at grade B or above
including one in Maths, Physics or Computing, unless you can show
strong technical (programming/development) ability through work
experience or extra-curricular activities. Also, at least 7
National 5s at grade 1-3 including English or Maths. Equivalent
qualifications are accepted.
Friday 29 March.