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Data & Digital Academy - 2022 Graduate Programme

The Programme 

During your time in the Academy, you will receive ongoing technical and soft skills training in a professional environment. You will also receive guidance through peer coaching and mentorship from subject matter experts in the Sanlam IT & Business Intelligence (BI) teams to ensure that you are well-equipped to become successful and grow in your chosen career. 
The Academy will allow you to work cross-functionally, providing you with the opportunity to learn and acquire knowledge across various disciplines and be equipped with a diverse skillset. 
Through the functional training and hands-on experience with the leading IT & BI tools and technology, you will play a key role in Sanlam’s strategy to modernize the IT agenda. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Undergraduate or postgraduate students in their final year in the following disciplines will be considered: 
  • Degrees in Technology such as BCom, BSc, BTech (i.e. Information Technology/Information Systems/Computer Science). 
  • Degrees in BCom, BSc, BEng (i.e. Data Science or Analytics/Finance/Actuarial Science/Engineering). 
  • Final year students or recent graduates with no professional working experience. 
  • Graduates with not more than 12 months of post-university professional working experience. 
  • Any work experience obtained as part of a work-integrated learning programme will not be considered as professional working experience referred to above. 
  • We are looking for independent and self-motivated individuals with strong analytical skills to join our 24-month graduate programme.  
  • You must have the ability to present yourself competently and professionally, work efficiently, meet deadlines, and prioritize competing responsibilities. 
  • A basic understanding in some of the following will be beneficial: 
  • Programming languages and frameworks such as Python, Java, .NET and SQL. 
  • Data analysis, modelling and visualization. 
  • Business and process analysis. 
  • Database Knowledge. 
  • IT Data Analysis. 
  • Data Security. 
  • Risk Management. 
  • Reporting and Administration. 
  • Decision quality - Contributing dependently. 
  • Demonstrates self-awareness - Contributing dependently. 
  • Interpersonal savvy - Contributing dependently. 
  • Manages complexity - Contributing dependently. 
  • Optimizes work processes - Contributing dependently. 
  • Plans and aligns - Contributing dependently. 
  • Being resilient - Contributing dependently. 
  • Collaborates - Contributing dependently. 
  • Cultivates innovation - Contributing dependently. 
  • Customer focus - Contributing dependently. 
  • Drives results - Contributing dependently. 
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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
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  • Closing Date:30th Jun 2021, 6:00 pm


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