Our Women in Technology & Engineering Insight programme is aimed primarily at women who want to discover more about a career in Technology & Engineering at KPMG.
Technology is at the heart of what we do and part of the very DNA of our business. Our tech teams have the access, capability and connectivity to make possibilities happen, blending tech and business expertise to solve complex problems that help our clients and communities to thrive.
We’ve invested in a team of over 2,000 technologists; creating a step change in the way we work. Delivering broader, deeper expertise to our clients faster than ever. Our connected solutions stretch across a range of specialisms. From tech strategy, risk management and data & analytics, through to software engineering, cyber automation, powered applications and cloud transformation.
During this 3-day paid programme, you’ll have the opportunity to network with inspirational women from our Technology & Engineering teams, gain an insight into the variety of tech-enabled projects we work on, build your professional skills and explore the range of career opportunities available in one of our fastest growing areas at KPMG.
The 3-day programme is packed with practical takeaways and valuable insights - from making the best impact with new contacts to effectively navigating your early career. We’ll give you an insider’s view into the range of industries we work in, our technology services, and the technologies we’re using – such as artificial intelligence, Cloud technology and machine learning. You’ll learn how we use technology to help our clients with some of their most complex issues - from cyber security to managing business risks.
Candidates must be in their first year at university (or second year if you’re on a 4 year course). We’re looking for individuals from any degree discipline who are curious, ambitious and motivated to work in this expanding and dynamic field.
Capability: Technology & Engineering
Programme length: 3 days
At KPMG, everyone brings a unique perspective, and we want to ensure that you have the best opportunity to demonstrate your potential. We’ve designed our application process to assess everyone’s potential and to ensure that you have the skills to succeed at KPMG.
We will be considering your strengths and achievements alongside several other metrics, including technical background and/or experience. You’ll generally be expected to demonstrate the following:
- On track to achieve a 2:2 undergraduate degree in any discipline.
As part of your application, you will be given the opportunity to share any extenuating circumstances that may have impacted your degree outcome. Supplying us with this information will not negatively impact your application, but it may provide a positive uplift on your academic achievements. You can also choose to opt out of sharing it.
Throughout the recruitment process we will be looking to learn more about your strengths.
To be successful on this programme, you will be required to demonstrate the strengths that we look for in our graduates at KPMG.
Learn more about what we look for and how to apply here.
Training and development
As the insight programme is not that long, the focus for you will be to ensure every second counts. It's an opportunity to learn new skills, enhance your CV, learn about the world of work and, importantly, get your foot in the door of one of the leading professional services firms. And if you're inspired by the time you spend with us here and go on to join us full-time once you’ve graduated, you’ll get access to exemplary training and development to help you thrive.
Additional important information
This is a 3 day paid Insight programme, dates to be announced. You will be paid a salary equivalent to the living wage salary.
The programme will consist of skills sessions, talks from our Technology & Engineering teams, a chance to shadow a graduate and a virtual assessment day. The programme is likely to be a hybrid programme with both in-person and virtual sessions. Full details will be provided closer to the programme start to successful applicants.
If you are made a Vacation conversion offer this will be for the same location you applied to complete the Women in Technology & Engineering Insight programme.