Delivering Sky’s mix of TV that people love, pioneering technology, award-winning customer service and superfast broadband is a real team effort. Across Sky’s business, whether in front of the camera or behind the scenes, they’re working really hard to deliver brilliant entertainment, products and services to over 11 million customers. But they want to be better so they’re looking for bright, talented graduates to join them.
Come to Sky and you’ll be part of a fast-paced business that’s changing the game for the entire industry. They’re constantly launching new channels, as well as getting record viewing figures for Sky Sports; bringing on board some incredible brand ambassadors in David Beckham and Jessica Ennis-Hill; and investing in exciting shows like “Game Changers” and “The Smoke”. Not to mention blazing a trail for technology development with their Sky Go Extra platform and Sky apps all built in-house.
As well as graduate programmes in core business functions including Marketing and Finance we offer graduate vacancies within Software Engineering and Technology.
As a Developer on the Academy, you could be involved in developing key Sky websites, such as Sky.com, developing software for Sky News, My Sky, Now TV and Sky Go. As well as dealing with these products that everyone’s heard of, you’ll also play a vital role in the technology that improves the way we work internally. Whatever your project, you’ll be making an impact from day one, producing software that fully contributes to our future success Our DevOps teams provide a wide range of support and deployment related activities to all development, QA, and release management teams. And this is your chance to be a part of it and have the opportunity to support production and pre-production development in an ever-changing, fast-paced environment.
On our Technology Graduate Programme, you could have the opportunity to be responsible for delivering the innovative technology that supports all of our services, from Broadcast, Sky Broadband and Sky Talk to all our web and mobile applications – not to mention the systems that allow everyone at Sky to do their jobs. Join us here and you’ll be on a structured, two-year programme that starts with a seven-week induction to settle you in. This is followed by four six-month rotations across four areas of the business.
Our opportunities are challenging and getting you to contribute to real life projects, but don’t worry – the emphasis is firmly on supporting you to learn and grow into a leading expert in the field is vital for our future.
And because you’ll be doing such an important role for Sky, they’ll make sure you have everything you need to shine. This includes giving you a structured and tailored plan to progress your career with plenty of development opportunities.
What’s more, you’ll have access to great rewards such as free Sky+HD and broadband, as well as enrolment in the Sky Pension Plan, health insurance and a wide variety of retail discounts.
How to apply
Visit our website: www.skystartingout.com for full details.