Digital and Technology Solution Specialist Placement at TNT

Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
30th April 2019
West Midlands
Atherstone, Warwickshire
Salary Band
£16,000 - £17,999
Role May Involve
Computer and Systems Engineering Computer Science Information Technology Internet/e-Commerce/New Media

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Digital and Technology Solution Specialist Placement

At TNT, we strongly believe that performance is realised through people, and the innovative culture here reflects that.

We are looking to grow our teams by taking on individuals who can share their innovation, enthusiasm and drive in specific business areas. This programme will give you the confidence to walk away knowing you have made a positive impact and change in our organisation.

This is a great opportunity to work within a global organisation going through the biggest ever integration.

The opportunity:

We have a fantastic opportunity for you to join the Business Continuity team within the International IT organisation who are leading the charge to help the global business adopt cutting edge IT principles.

You will play a key role in: -

  • Obtaining the business context and applying this with technical knowledge to help drive change into BCI-Transition.
  • Helping create innovative solutions to strategic problems, trial them on a small basis, evaluate the results and provide recommendations for wider roll out.
  • Preparing detailed reports and presentations on a wide range of topics to support the continual improvement of BCI-Transition.
  • Working with the offshore vendor(s) to explore novel solutions that they are offering and evaluate them in the context of TNT-FedEx.
  • Working on business-critical projects to transition business value from development into production and acceptance by the production support teams.

What you’ll need:

  • To be studying for an IT based degree that offers a placement year opportunity
  • To be able to demonstrate strong communication skills
  • To have had exposure to Agile software lifecycles
  • To have developed code in at least one language
  • Have strong organisation skills with high levels of attention to detail
  • The ability to work effectively with different stakeholder groups

What we can offer you:

In return for your hard work you will receive continuous support from your manager and team, alongside a competitive salary. In addition, the role will give you the opportunity to gain real practical experience in an interesting and fast paced business environment.

On top of the experience and exposure you will gain in your role, you will be joining a global organisation at an exciting time going through a huge period of change and transformation, something that you will be part of. This is a great time to join TNT UK!

About TNT

Every day, we go to great lengths to connect people and businesses all over the planet. Delivering millions of parcels, documents and freight consignments with care and attention - because we understand how important each and every parcel is to each of our customers. Employing over 8,000 people in the UK markets, we know that our people are at the heart of what we do. As a business we invest heavily in our employees, taking seriously the responsibility of developing them.

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