FDM GroupFDM Graduate Software Test Consultant
FDM GroupFDM Graduate Software Test Consultant
Join FDM as a Graduate Software Test Consultant
Driven by continual technological advancements, FDM is seeking the next generation of specialists to join their Software Testing graduate programme to safeguard the future of technology and support the progression of the industry.
About this role
On the FDM Software Testing graduate programme, you will undergo industry recognised training before putting that into practice by working on projects with one of our industry leading clients. This programme will provide you with multiple future career opportunities ranging from Test Analyst and Quality Engineer through to Test Lead, Test Manager and Automated Test Engineer.
Testing is an essential component of IT project delivery as all businesses implement these processes to support the management of risk and the delivery of high-quality products. Software Testing Teams work hard to validate new technologies to ensure they are implemented successfully across their business both from a customer and internal process improvement perspective. With the huge surge in demand for testers, this is a role for those who are personable and have excellent stakeholder management skills as well as a passion for coding and working with new technology.
Through our programme you will be provided with tailored training to help you develop a variety of skills that are required to be successful within both manual and automated testing roles. Through which you will be equipped with knowledge and skills that include ISTQB Foundation Level Qualification; test script creation and execution, defect management, test automation using a variety of coding languages, software tools and frameworks, providing you with a strong foundation upon which you can build a diverse and successful career.
What you will have
• Degree level qualification (2:2 or higher)
• Excellent communication skills and an analytical mindset Attention to detail to identify issues
• Demonstrable interest and desire to work in technology
• Commitment to at least two years of further employment with FDM upon completion of training period The right to work in the UK
• Training is provided by industry experts, covering both technical and professional skills, to ensure you are job-ready
• An early insight to cutting edge technology
• Ongoing career support throughout your entire FDM journey including continued professional development, mentoring and networking events
• Chance to launch a career in one of the most in-demand tech fields
• A 2-year full time contract with a salary from day 1 of training
Our people are our passion and that's why we make your training and career growth our priority. We are a global professional services provider focusing on IT and one of the UK's leading graduate employers, recruiting the brightest talent to become the innovators of tomorrow. With centres across Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, and over 4,400 consultants currently placed on client site around the world, FDM has shown exponential growth throughout the years, firmly establishing itself as an award-winning FTSE 250 employer.
Diversity and Inclusion
FDM Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, provincial or local laws.
Learn more about FDM Group
We are FDM
As one of the largest graduate employers in the UK, we offer expert training and career opportunities for those with high-minded ambitions to succeed.
Our Culture - What we do
We are a professional IT services provider, working with multiple clients across different sectors. As one of the fastest growing companies in Europe, we provide bespoke training to graduates to help their transition into a professional career.
In 2017, we launched the careers of over 1,100 graduates with only 11% of those coming from a Computing/ IT background. We welcome graduates from a variety of degrees and backgrounds. You don’t have to study IT to work in IT; your passion for technology and innovation is what matters.
As the UK’s leading IT Graduate Employer, FDM Group is a FTSE 250 employer with a global footprint working with some of the world’s most reputable organisations such as; HSBC, AXA, Save The Children and Virgin Media.
We are proud to be creating and inspiring exciting careers that shape our digital future, by embracing talent from varying backgrounds, nationalities, ethnicity and experiences.
Our Business Sustainability and Innovation team brings together initiatives around diversity and sustainability which provide continuous support to our workforce including: Consultant Peer Support, Mentoring Programme, the Alumni Network and FDM Career Community Events, to mention a few.
We understand that the Tech sector needs to retain, attract and build a talent pool that will fill the jobs of today and tomorrow. We especially understand the importance of increasing the number of opportunities for women in IT. We recognise that a gender-diverse leadership team is more likely to innovate and aim to build on these opportunities year on year.
"We want to see your personality come out... Where does your passion for IT lie?"
Our Graduates - Who we are
It’s a great transition from academia into the working world. I really feel like I contribute.
I’ve had a great opportunity to work with a massive global organisation… getting the chance to travel all across Europe.
Our Future - Where we're going
Maddie Field, Head of Business Sustainability and Innovation
Here at FDM, we create and inspire exciting careers; whilst primarily for graduates this also includes ex-Forces personnel and returners to work.
Thanks to this , the variety of experience in our office is something we are rightly proud of - we don't have to try to be diverse, it's in our DNA.
We have multiple clients across the globe who our graduates will have the opportunity to work closely with in their career with us.
We want to invest in grad careers to help them to share and be a part of our success.