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Discover how our diverse, talented people are leading the way in making energy cleaner and better – and how you can play your part in our world-class team as a graduate

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Please note: You can apply to 1 bp early careers opportunity globally per academic year. If you make multiple applications within the same academic year, then we will only process the first application you make, and you’ll be withdrawn from any subsequent applications.

Digital graduate applications are now open and close 29 February 2024

bp in Malaysia

At bp we’re busy providing energy to fuel all our lives – and in a cleaner, more efficient way than ever before

 

We are a global energy business involved in every aspect of the complex energy system that drives our world. Today’s growing world is demanding more energy, as well as a path to a low carbon future. For more than 100 years, the people of bp have been adapting to the world’s ever-changing demands. At every turn, we’re improving how we deliver heat, light and mobility. We innovate to transform and provide business solutions that result in great outcomes for bp and for people. 

 

In Malaysia, we operate bp’s GBS organization which is an integrated part of bp. Our people want to play their part in solving the big complex challenges facing our world today and, guided by our bp values, are working to help meet the world’s need for more energy while lowering carbon emissions. In our office in Kuala Lumpur, we work in customer service, finance, accounting, procurement, human resources services and other enabling functions – providing solutions across all of bp.  In addition, we are the established Innovation & Engineering (I&E) hub in Asia Pacific where I&E is home to our central engineering and safety & operational assurance authorities, which sets bp-wide requirements and governance, as well as providing guidance and deep technical expertise. bp’s business in Malaysia also spans lubricants, blending operations and sales and marketing. 

 

Join our team, and develop your early career in a supportive, forward-thinking environment and help us innovate to transform.

Digital graduate programme

As a graduate of the programme, you’ll play a pivotal role in advancing our digitization agenda. You will develop through at least two job rotations and a structured training program. This cross-discipline exposure within your role will help you advance your early career. You’ll have opportunities to increase your technical knowledge and personal capabilities through practical experience and formal training that’s tailored to your needs.

 

On successful completion of the two-year program, you’ll select your permanent role. This role will be defined by your choice, experiences to date and where you’d like to continue to develop your skills. 

 

The digital graduate programme offers some of the best training and development the industry has to offer. Typically lasting two years, you’ll have the opportunity to work in two very different teams — giving you the experience of a delivery role and a supporting function. You will push the boundaries of our current thinking and bring your fresh focus and energy to help us innovate and challenge the way we make the most of technology in a dynamic business. You will learn how to implement change, innovate and help us be part of the technology of tomorrow.

 

Applications are now open and will close on 29 February 2024

Please click the programmes below to know more and apply

Digital enterprise

 

Enterprise technology and service engineering provide the strategic technology platforms on which digital business solutions are built. These solutions will help turn our net zero ambitions into reality.

 

You will be embedded within one of our multi-disciplinary platform engineering teams and will learn the approaches and techniques to deliver high-value, highly scalable and resilient platforms to support the enterprise.

 

You will be exposed to new technologies and learn to build, maintain, and administer platforms across the enterprise. 

 

You will learn about our automation frameworks and will have the opportunity to develop your complex scripting (typically Python/C#/JSON) skills. You will engineer and automate robust, secure, and scalable cloud architectures in AWS and Azure along with opportunities in platforms as a service (PaaS) including Salesforce, ServiceNow, and Power Platforms.


Skills and experience

 

  • A confirmed grasp of development fundamentals (in high-level languages such a C#/Java/Python/R) with desire and eagerness to learn more. Getting the basic's right will be key to your advancement in the field and will be the foundation through grow.
  • An understanding of modern development methodologies (Agile using Scrum and/or Kanban) with real-world experience in automations using Python or other high-level languages. Even if you're new to coding, demonstrate your ability to rapidly explore new technologies.

 

Digital technology (data engineering)

 

Digital technology (data engineering) it’s all about the data! There is no surprise that data is a seamless fabric that pervades every corner of our planet, making it the most valuable renewable resource. Data’s value stems from its potential to be distilled into an essential commodity. In its most refined state, data can be transformed into knowledge which powers decision making and provides opportunities for operational efficiencies and increased revenue.

 

Come blaze passion into designing, building, and integrating big data with the data engineering team to help make data and its pipelines more useful to the enterprise. Supercharge your human operating system and learning capacity while experimenting with new technology products, building, and maintaining data structures and architecture for data ingestion and processing. You’ll learn techniques, approaches and help develop technology products that enable data discovery, visualization, and insights.

 

About you

 

  • Apply your insatiable curiosity to create data ingestion patterns and deliver data to consumers
  • Develop queries or algorithms to ingest data from various sources into a cloud-based environment and data ecosystem
  • Build required infrastructure for optimal extraction, transformation and loading of data
  • Assist in preparing big data infrastructure for large-scale data intensive applications
  • Optimise and engineer cloud architectures, data storage technologies
  • Activate your limitless potential in designing, building, and testing data products, scripts or connectors for advanced analytics

 

Skills and experience

 

  • Experience designing, testing, optimizing, and troubleshooting ETL solutions. 
  • Experience writing software in one or more programming languages (e.g. Python, Java, Scala).
  • Experience with database technologies and SQL.
Digital technology (data science)

 

Do you have an obsession with data analytics, statistics or machine learning? Do you love finding exciting insights in deep and sophisticated datasets or optimize processes at scale using algorithms? Do you want to help bp tackle its most challenging problems?

 

We are looking for graduates who like working at-pace and believe that data can help drive phenomenal decision making. You will be embedded with a dynamic data-focused team. We will help you along your way, but you possess a spark that drives you forward and are comfortable operating with a degree of autonomy.

 

You will work with business people, other data scientists, data engineers, software engineers and domain specialists to understand the challenges to us achieving our aspirations.

 

You will dig into data sets and use tools and techniques to cleanse, rationalize and infer meaning out of data.

 

Skills and experience

 

Python, SQL, SAS, Excel and other data conversion tools, Tableau or PowerBI, source-code management and control tools Git, Jenkins and build systems and other tools commonly used in data science.

Digital technology (digital design UX/UI)

 

Our digital design team is working to humanize digital innovation in bp. We use design to help people engage with our company and with digital technology in new ways, empowering better experiences, safer operations and a more sustainable future. By joining our team, you will have access to resources from one of the world's largest technology departments and exposure to design projects across the breadth of bp global operations.

 

  • Our product and service design experts shape the design aspects of a digital product, covering UX / UI to a website, platform or mobile application. They also integrate and connect all aspects of digital products and services, including design thinking.
  • If you enjoy writing, storytelling or visual design, working within digital content design would be an ideal fit. This team owns and develops content for bp’s digital solutions and tools, including copywriting, content strategy, digital marketing and graphic design (e.g., print, digital, photography and video).
  • Our designs are only successful if supported by effective research. The UX research team oversees and plans research aspects of design and user experience to add valuable insights to design processes. This includes measuring the user experience by collecting feedback, analyzing trends and conducting usability testing.
  • If design engineering is your future, you’ll have an opportunity to help define the technology, tools, architecture and engineering for design in bp. This is a broad and interesting domain, that combines design creativity with developer skills to execute full-stack design for digital outputs, including pattern libraries, frameworks and mobile interfaces.
  • Within design operations you’ll have an opportunity to coordinate design projects and support operational delivery. This team plans and executes all design operations and design business engagements with key stakeholders, as well as scopes design requests and studio resourcing.

 

Skills and experience

 

We also value skills in Lean UX or Agile methods like Scrum or Kanban, or experience working in a collaborative, agile environment.

 

GBS graduate programme

As a graduate of the programme, you’ll play a pivotal role in advancing our GBS Malaysia agenda. You will develop through at least two job rotations and a structured training program. This cross-discipline exposure within your role will help you advance your early career.

 

You’ll have opportunities to increase your technical knowledge and personal capabilities through practical experience and formal training that’s tailored to your needs.

 

On successful completion of the two-year program, you’ll select your permanent role.

 

This role will be defined by your choice, experiences to date, and where you’d like to continue to develop your skills.

 

Applications are now open and will close on 29 February 2024.

Data operations graduate trainee

 

As a data operations graduate trainee , you will be joining our growing data management team – a function delivering a range of master data services for bp businesses and enabling functions on finance, vendor, customer, material, pricing and product data.  We strive to deliver integrated processes, data and systems across the business units while ensuring adherence to policies and procedures in the drive for exceptional customer service, operational excellence and compliance.  

 

You will have the opportunity to administer large data sets and deepen operational acumen in data quality, control, improvement and compliance. 

 

The primary accountabilities include:

  • Data processing: creates, updates and validates master data to ensure data input is consistent with the data standards, timely and meets the required levels of completeness.
  • Data quality: executes data gathering and analysis to maintain the data quality and integrity standard or compliance measures set out by the data governance.
  • Issue resolution: troubleshoot data issues, ensuring data accuracy and resolving data discrepancies in a timely manner.
  • Continuous improvement: provide analysis and feedback/suggestions on any discrepancies detected to improve existing processes for efficiencies, and quality as well as build robust control and compliance.
  • Documentation:  develop and update process documents/procedures to ensure thoroughness in process documentation in place to reflect any operational changes. 

 

Skills and experience

 

  • Execute day-to-day master data activities related to operational tasks to ensure delivery meets business expectations and is consistent with set process performance indicators, applicable service level expectations and bp's core values.
  • Create and maintain the master data not limited to vendor master, customer master, material master, pricing master and finance master to ensure that the master data is kept up-to-date and in a consistent and organized manner.
  • Leverage understanding of specific processes/systems.
  • Highlight process gaps and inefficiencies; proactively seek solutions to increase efficiency & effectiveness.
  • Power BI, power app experience is preferred. 

 

Your experience

Work experience
You will enjoy the best possible exposure to different business segments, plus support and flexibility. Expect real accountability from day one.
Development and training
Focus@bp is our robust performance management process. Your line manager will help you set clear, tangible objectives and have regular conversations with you that are designed to help you develop and thrive. We actively encourage continuous learning. You’ll gain valuable skills and knowledge through your work experience, your colleagues and a structured learning programme. 
Community
We operate as Onebp and believe that building strong relationships and networks is key to your success. There will be plenty of opportunities for you to make long-lasting friendships and business connections across bp.

This mix of learning, development and broad exposure gives you the best possible start to your career within bp.

Rewards and benefits

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  • Permanent role with two-year rotational programme
  • Mentoring and buddy programmes
  • A personalized learning journey
  • Challenging and rewarding business projects
  • Continuous support and feedback

Requirements

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  • Malaysian citizenship
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in IT/Computer Science/ Data Engineering/Data Science/Math/Computer Engineering/Human Computer Interaction/Design Strategy &Innovation/Software Engineering/ Information security/management information systems/ Finance/Accounting/Business management/Supply Chain/Economics
  • Less than one year of professional work experience.
  • Preferably result requirement: Second Upper Honours or 3.2 CGPA
  • Availability to start work by August 2024

Graduate application process

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