Why become an FDM Technical Consultant?
The FDM Technical Graduate Program offers you the opportunity to launch your successful career in tech.
Our training program will equip you with everything you need to get started on breakthrough projects. This could see you using next generation security tools to defend against increasingly sophisticated cyber-security threats, leveraging machine learning to predict and solve urgent issues affecting healthcare or climate change, as well as creating innovative digital experiences across a range of industries, including travel, finance and broadcast media.
We are looking for people who have a real passion for tech and innovation and you don’t need any prior technical experience to apply. There has never been a more exciting time to join the tech industry, so why not start now?
What you’ll be doing on the Technical Graduate Program
The FDM Technical Graduate Program begins with a comprehensive training period to equip you with the skills you need to become a leading tech consultant. During training, you will learn what it’s like to work in a development environment, using an agile methodology to collaborate with cross-functional teams. You will work on dynamic challenges such as the delivery of real-world applications, ranging from web-based to machine learning and data science to quality assurance and cloud technologies. In addition, our training includes modules on professional skills to ensure you have the confidence to start making a difference.
Technical Graduate Program career pathsOur program is extremely versatile, so don’t worry if you’re unsure of what you’d like to specialize in yet.
Business Analysis and Business Intelligence
Business Analysis and Business Intelligence Consultants are customer-focused and solutions orientated. They help businesses make smarter data-driven strategic decisions through use of advanced data gathering and interpretation capabilities. You could have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge client projects. This could see you taking on large-scale migrations to modernise global business data or tackling Python data analytics for e-commerce giants.Learn More
Cloud Computing Engineering
Cloud Computing Engineers are problem solvers with a passion for learning outside of their current knowledge set. Their work will directly benefit the productivity and performance of an organisation by providing speedy, reliable and secure computing resources. They use their skills to help large organisations make the shift from traditional IT methods. During the Graduate Consultant Programme you will develop expertise that will allow to pursue a range of specialist technical roles.Learn More
Data Engineers play a crucial role in designing and creating data-centric scalable solutions, vital to helping organisations understand their data and facilitate growth. Some of their responsibilities may include checking that overnight data exports, transformations and imports have ran to schedule and any broken problems are fixed, managing and processing huge databases and becoming an expert in distributed data storage and computing frameworks.Learn More
Software Developers are the creative minds behind computer programs. They are analytical problem solvers with a passion for technology. Their role is to develop cutting-edge software systems, as well as upgrade existing systems to resolve issues and improve efficiency. They use your coding and creative thinking skills to impact the development and delivery of technology solutions.Learn More
Technical Analysis is extremely varied and provides the perfect opportunity for anyone who is keen to embrace the technical side of consultancy. You may be responsible for anything from investigating and developing solutions for applications. You may have the opportunity to work on innovative projects and make a real impact in a variety of sectors. This includes Robotic Process Automation, Quality Assurance and IT Infrastructure Delivery.Learn More
What our consultants say
Technology Migration & Integration Consultant
University of Technology
My role involves data migration for various clients which includes moving data from legacy systems to their new systems or helping with mergers and acquisitions. It is truly rewarding to work with such large clients where I am able to contribute to the development of real-life projects and see them come to life.
University of Adelaide
I am in a full stack role that primarily involves coding pages from wireframe designs, adding functionalities and general code implementations. I enjoy coding functionalities for our systems, especially if it requires some deep thought and problem solving as it makes it even more satisfying when I arrive at a solution.
RPA Enablement Engineer
My role involves configuring and supporting the development and production environments of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) projects. I help set up and maintain the virtual machines for automated processes. I also help in assessing the viability of automation for various applications. My work is very dynamic and I particularly enjoy its broad scope, allowing me to interact with various technical teams.
Do you qualify for the FDM Technical Graduate Program?
Are you an ambitious and driven graduate with a passion for technology? Then you’re exactly what we’re looking for at FDM. You don’t need to have a background in tech, we welcome candidates from all degree subjects and universities and you do not require any prior experience. If you’re open to learning new skills and working in exciting new environments, then this could be the perfect role for you. You will also need to be:
- Educated to a degree level (bachelor or higher)
- An excellent communicator
- Passionate about a career in tech
- Eligible to work in Australia and New Zealand
- Geographical flexibility across Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland and Wellington. Learn more
- Able to commit to the full 2.5-year graduate careers program
Simply submit your application and CV here.
A member of the FDM Recruitment Team will call you to discuss the program and your career goals. This is also a great opportunity for you to ask us any questions you might have and get a feel for FDM. Check out our blog for top tips for a telephone interview
This stage involves an FDM Introduction presentation, followed by three strength-based interviews. The interview will be a strength-based interview and will focus on your ability and potential rather than previous experience. This is also your chance to meet the other graduates you could be training with and find out more about the program.
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Support and Development
Our goal is to ensure happy consultants, which is why we have several support programs in place to do just that. From learning and development to engagement and networking to wellbeing programs, we’ll be with you every step of the way you at every stage of your journey.
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