Digital and Emerging Technology student opportunities

In our Digital and Emerging Technology team, you’ll help deliver next-generation experiences through digital products and platforms with the newest leading-edge technology while building your career.

What is Digital and Emerging Technology?

Digital and Emerging Technology focuses on delivering next-generation experiences through digital products and platforms with the newest leading-edge technology. We regularly explore and experiment with the latest emerging technology trends, including digital, cloud, artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain and more, to develop future-ready solutions for EY clients.
Our team is all about bringing EY clients into the future with the latest and greatest technological solutions. We guide leaders in embracing new technological possibilities and capabilities to share with the world to help it grow and evolve further. With our collaborative nature at EY, teams work together to maintain pace with accelerating digital trends around the world and employ these methods to new technological solutions.

What could you be doing?

  • Explore emerging and dynamic technologies
  • Employ design thinking and agile methodologies
  • Help clients migrate to the future of technology
  • Gain hands-on experience in delivering projects and programs in a smaller, more diverse team environment
  • Gain experience and work across various capabilities, including experience design and platforms, digital engineering (including DevOps), digital labs, cloud services, emerging technologies and digital project management
  • Contribute to business development and account management activities such as pursuits and proposals

What will you bring to the team?

  • Drive and motivation
  • The ability to collaborate closely with clients and colleagues across the business
  • A strong analytical mindset and a curious mind
  • Passion for understanding technology problems, designing strategies and solutions that deliver results
  • Desire to continue to grow and shape your skillset while learning from some of the best technologists in industry
  • Strong communication and engagement skills
  • Qualifications

    Preferred degrees and majors include:
    • Computer Science
    • IT/Information Systems/Business Information Systems
    • Science
    • Design Computing
    • Mechatronics/Software Engineering
    • Communication/Graphic/Service Design
    This is a guide only and for more information, you are encouraged to speak to an EY representative at an upcoming event.
  • Where could you be working?

    Sydney and Melbourne. Flexible working options are available.

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Your career journey in Digital and Emerging Technology

As a graduate, you’ll be part of our 12-month graduate development program that has been developed for graduates in all service lines, and is focused on connection, learning and celebration.

The program will provide you with the opportunity to network with your peers from other service lines and geographies. Running in parallel to your technical learning, you will develop leadership skills to become a successful graduate, and as you grow as a transformative leader.

As a Digital and Emerging Technology graduate, you’ll take part in:-

  • Develop future-oriented skills and knowledge through the EY Badges program, in areas such as Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Robotic Process Automation, Quantum Computing and Transformational Leadership
  • Opportunities to work with leading-edge technologies and global organisations, for example IBM, Microsoft, Cisco, SAP, and with some of the brightest minds across a diverse range of industries
  • Personalised career development including coaching, experiences and formal learning

As a vacationer, after our company induction, you’ll start developing an understanding of how our Digital and Emerging Technology teams work and will be ready to work alongside teams on real client projects. You’ll meet other new vacationers from your office.

Your buddy and your counsellor will help you learn your way around the organisation, set your goals and plan your development while you’re here. You'll be well looked after with ongoing learning throughout the Vacationer Program with sessions facilitated by our Learning and Development team, Campus Recruitment team and service line specific training. The Vacationer Program is a great way to gain valuable audit experience, skills and networks to start building your career.

Our team and the work we do is constantly evolving in line with how quickly technology is developing. You’ll work on dynamic and important projects with great clients and great project teams. There is so much opportunity to grow and take ownership of your career development.

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