As our next IT Test Team Graduate, you’ll be a valued member of our IT team. As part of your role, you’ll be working closely with the Development, Operations and Business Services teams. Whether you are working as part of a team or autonomously, your role is to ensure that software applications meet the business requirements and function effectively. You will also be responsible for identifying and reporting any bugs found, escalating, and prioritising them accordingly. Your methodical problem-solving and analytical skills are vital to succeeding in this role. Understanding, following, and suggesting improvements to, the process is key to ensuring successful test planning, execution, and reporting phases.
You’re not the type to shy away from challenges and have a strong sense of trust in your abilities. This role isn't just about ticking boxes and following routines, but rather delving deep into the processes and problem-solving to ensure successful outcomes. As an IT Test Team Graduate, you will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills and be part of a supportive and diverse environment.
In this role, you will be given the chance to contribute to the development of systems and work with a great mix of people from different teams. It is an ideal opportunity for someone who is looking to establish a strong foundation in the IT field and specialise in testing. Your keen eye for detail and ability to work collaboratively will be highly valued.
This role isn't about adhering to strict routines or being confined to a desk all day. It's about being proactive, adaptable, and flexible in your approach. You will have the freedom to explore different solutions and make meaningful contributions to the team. Unity, trust, and openness are key values that we embrace and encourage within our team.
If you possess the qualities we described and are excited about being part of a dynamic and innovative team, then this role is perfect for you. Don't miss out on the chance to grow and develop your career in an environment that values your contributions. Apply now!
The Key Requirements...
- Degree in IT or similar
- Working towards Test Analyst with a view to progressing in the field of Software Testing
At Aston Martin, we take pride in our brand history and the family feel that permeates throughout the company. Our commitment to excellence has made us known for the breadth of exposure that we offer.
Here at Aston Martin, our mission is to embark on an exciting new era for the business. We believe in giving our employees the courage and ownership to write their own chapter in our journey toward becoming the world's most desirable ultra-luxury British performance brand.
Joining Aston Martin means being part of a business that is working towards its goals. We value the contributions of every individual and believe that no one builds an Aston Martin on their own. Behind the legends and landmarks are hundreds of dreamers, darers, and doers who make the extraordinary happen every single day. That's why the name of everyone who has ever worn our famous wings is inscribed on the wall of our factory.
Within this role, you will have the opportunity to shape your future and be part of our plans to expand the business. There is an opportunity to move into other areas of IT, such as Business Analysis or the Development team, providing you with a limitless scope for learning and growth. The IT function within Aston Martin covers all aspects of the core IT function and offers a unique experience in an automotive environment.
People stay with our business because of the pride we take in our brand history, the excellence we strive for, and the opportunities for personal and professional development that we offer. We are known for being an employer of choice in the industry.
In summary, this role offers an opportunity to be part of a renowned company with a rich brand history. You will be part of a dynamic team, working towards ambitious goals, with endless possibilities for growth and learning. Apply today and become part of the Aston Martin family.
This is a two-year rotational scheme within different areas of IT, where you’ll spend specific periods gaining invaluable experience and knowledge within our key areas, which may include
- Development Team
- Business Services team
- IT Support Desk
This scheme starts on Monday 2nd September 2024.
What you’ll gain…
- Enrol onto the ISTQB Foundation Level Certification
- Hands-on experience
- Be an integral part of the team
- Mon – Thurs 8am – 5pm and Fri 8am – 1pm
- Full-time onsite
- in-person learnings
- Gaydon-based with rare travel requirements to other AML sites as and when required
The Benefits and Perks...
- Starting salary £34,200
- Salary increments (subject to performance and criteria being met)
- Annual bonus (discretionary)
- Pension Scheme
- Medical Cover and Health Cash Plan
- Life Assurance
- Car Scheme
- Plus, a wide range of discounts with associated partners
The Next Step and time frames...
On application, you will receive an email acknowledgement response of the application received. If you meet the criteria, then the following will apply. At each stage of the following process, you will be advised of the outcome.
- Online psychometric gamification assessment (not timed)
- Phone interview – with a member of the Talent Acquisition team (20 minutes)
- In-person assessment centre – a chance to come and meet the team you’ve applied to join
- Outcome – we will let you know the outcome of your assessment centre attendance
Don’t miss out on this great opportunity, apply today by clicking on the ‘apply now’ button.
Belong at Aston Martin
We understand that the incredible beauty, craft, and art that defines an Aston Martin comes from the inclusion of our amazing people.
We welcome the unique contributions that you can bring in terms of your education, opinions, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity and expression, nation of origin, age, languages spoken, colour, religion, disability, sexual orientation, and beliefs. We celebrate diversity and are seeking applicants who can bring something different.
Please speak to us if there is anything you need to support making an application with us.