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Graduate - Architecture

Graduate - Architecture

  • Location United Kingdom - South East - Sunbury
  • Travel required
  • Job category IT&S Group
  • Relocation available
  • Job type Graduates
  • Job code 131073BR
  • Experience level
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Job summary

Join bp for an exciting career in digital architecture. Architects work across our digital platforms and products to define how we use these to deliver our business strategy. We build an understanding of priorities, gaps and create roadmaps to address them.

Meeting bp’s net zero ambitions requires us to transform our business. Creating an integrated energy company will require the best digital talent to architect the future. As a new graduate, you will help shape the future of bp.

We are looking for people with a passion for technology who want to play their part in defining our digital, low-carbon future.

You will be embedded with a team, with the resources of one of the world's largest IT organisations and leading IT vendors at your fingertips. You will learn new platforms, approaches and techniques. You will experiment with new technologies and learn to develop new solutions. We will help you along your way, but you possess a spark that drives you forward and are energized by operating with a degree of autonomy!

About the roles
You will work with teams of Product Owners, Service Owners, Architects and other specialists to develop, improve and craft new digital products and services.

Depending on your interest, you will focus in one of two areas:

Platform architecture
Helping to architect, roadmap and deploy new capabilities for our core digital platforms:

  • Cloud Compute & Storage (including Edge, Container & Serverless)
  • Network Connectivity
  • Data & Analytics
  • Developer Platforms & Pipelines
  • Digital Workplace
  • Digital Systems and telemetry


Solution architecture
Working within Innovation and Intelligent Operations teams for our Production & Operations business. Deploy new digital capabilities in service of:

  • Low Carbon & Sustainability
  • Refining Optimisation & Performance
  • Production Management
  • Subsurface & Wells
  • Finance, Treasury & Tax
  • HR systems
  • Procurement


Requirements
To apply for this role, you'll need a 2:1 degree, or equivalent, in computer science or STEM subjects including Maths, Statistics or various engineering or science degrees. We also welcome applications from those with a Masters degree.
You’ll also need to be in your final year of study or have completed your degree.
You must demonstrate exposure to the field Technology via study, voluntary activity or work experience and articulate rationale for why you want to pursue a role in Technology.

Desirable skills
Use of development methodologies (Agile using Scrum and/or Kanban) with experience in development. If you're fairly new to coding, you demonstrate your ability to rapidly explore new technologies, development fundamentals (in high-level languages such a C#/Java/Python/R).
For those interested in platform architecture opportunities, exposure to compute platforms, storage, databases, networks or practical experience using REST-based APIs may be useful.

If you need to make any adjustments to any stage of the recruitment process, for example due to an illness, injury or a disability, please contact us on 0800 279 2088 or email enquiry@bpgraduates.co.uk. If you are calling from overseas, please dial +44 1635 584149.

Diversity sits at the heart of our company and as an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

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