Graduate Consultant- Microsoft Practice

We have an ambition!

Altius have a simple ambition – to be the leading data focused technology business in Europe. We help businesses to harness their data and use it to understand, model and predict business performance - delivering improved engagement, efficiency and profitability.

We are leading the UK market in delivering Microsoft Azure based data platforms and our data science team is at the cutting edge of delivering machine and deep learning solutions. The business has an average annual growth of over 50%. Altius are currently 280 people across the UK, The Netherlands and India.

At Altius, we strive for excellence in everything we do.  We are a dynamic team of bright, talented and highly accomplished people who are passionate about their work and this is a fantastic opportunity to broaden your expertise within Microsoft Business Intelligence & Analytics, using the very latest BI, IOT, Data Science & Big Data technologies from Microsoft and other key vendors.

More details on Altius can be found on https://www.altius.co.uk/

What will be your challenge?

As an Altius Consultant within the Microsoft Practice, you will work as part of a team made up of the brightest and most talented Technology Consultants in Europe.

We deliver projects for businesses across all sectors, and you will be part of project teams that will be responsible for delivering solutions that involve the full lifecycle of software engineering following development methodologies such as Agile.

Working in a team environment means that you will get the opportunity to work with more experienced Consultants on a day-to-day basis learning the technology, applying best practice and how to develop your professional and personal skills. 

We work with the latest and greatest technologies that Microsoft has to offer which means we never stand still and our education as technology specialists is constant, no matter how experienced you are.

What makes you successful?

Our vision is to design innovative solutions that transform the way people use data and that set new precedents within the industry. You share our drive to set standards. You understand the opportunity that is behind clients building advantage of their data.

This is a fantastic opportunity that would suit an ambitious Graduate who wants to work on a variety of projects using the latest cloud technology from Microsoft.

To join the Microsoft Practice as a Graduate Consultant, you will have:

•Recently completed or be currently studying a Masters/Bachelor’s degree relating to Computer Science. (You must be graduating in 2019).

•A passion for the latest technology trends, data and business intelligence.

•Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including written and presentation skills.

•A good understanding of computer programming languages such as Python, R & C#.

•The ability to learn new skills quickly and be eager to develop your career.

Application & Selection Process

If you are successful after the initial short list, we will be in touch to arrange a telephone interview with you.

Following this, you will be invited to attend a Graduate Assessment Day at our London Office, which will involve undertaking aptitude tests, completing a group exercise and a 1-1 interview.

Additional Information

Our Consultants are required to travel to client site occasionally. You will have a flexible approach to work and be willing to travel to meet business needs. You must hold the right to work and remain in the UK.