Technology Solutions Masters, New Graduate Leadership Development Program

Date: Sep 21, 2021

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.


As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are temporarily working from home.

Technology Strategy Masters, New Grad Leadership Development Program


About Our New Grad Leadership Development Program:

We have a long history of investing in the next generation and we’re committed to making Rogers the top destination for young people to start and grow their careers in Canada. In 2020, we were named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for the 10th time, and in 2021 we were named one of LinkedIn’s Top 25 Companies to work for in Canada.

Our New Grad Leadership Development Program gives new graduates the opportunity to be involved in meaningful projects, contribute real work, develop key skills and learn from a diverse group of leaders. At Rogers, your journey is filled with limitless possibilities - let’s make your possible.


About Technology Strategy Masters at Rogers:

New Grads in Technology Strategy will play a key role in charting the future of Rogers. You will use your business acumen and technical expertise to help shape the future of telecommunications by conducting research, incubating new business models and solutions, engaging with key industry associations and leaders, and articulating long term strategies.


Program Design:

As part of the program, successful candidates will participate in 4 job rotations over 24 months and land a full-time permanent placement at the end of the program. Rotational plans are designed to tap into your personal and professional development. You will also be paired with a mentor and coach!

Possible Rotations:

  • There is the potential to work in four different areas of technology strategy including the following:
  • Work to develop Industry Standards as they relate to telecommunications working with key associations like GSMA, CableLabs to define the future of telecommunications
  • Collaborate on Technology Strategies and Roadmaps to develop long term roadmaps and business models to support multi year technology investments 
  • Work with Research partners on leading edge 5G Research and identify new use cases in IoT leveraging technologies such as Edge Computing and AI/ML
  • Collaborate on Co-Creation projects with our customers by using design thinking and agile development practices

Required Qualifications:

  • Entering final year of your Masters Degree or completed your Masters Degree in 2021 in programs such as Business, Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related disciplines
  • 2-5 years of work experience preferred
  • Passion for technology including: 5G, networking, data science, software development, cloud
  • A solid grasp of general programming principles (evidenced by automation, scripts, data analytics)
  • Knowledge of Design Thinking principles and Lean Methodologies
  • Strong research capabilities, ability to synthesize multiple data points to come up with recommendations and strategies
  • Ability to manage project deliverables under tight timelines and escalate as required
  • Programming experience using common languages (Python, Java, etc)
  • Excellent writing, presentation, and communication skills
  • Ability to work in team setting
  • Self-motivated, eagerness, and enthusiasm
  • Strong ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks while meeting tight deadlines, goals, and targets in a fast-paced work environment

What you can expect in return:

  • 2 job rotations over 12-month program to tap into your personal and professional development
  • Paired with a mentor and a coach
  • Exposure to executive leadership
  • Continuous growth and learning through monthly personal and professional workshops
  • Flexibility to work in a hybrid model, both from home and from the office
  • A competitive salary and benefits that includes access to our Employee Share Accumulation Program, 50% off Rogers services and a variety of other perks
  • A team that deeply cares about your development and long-term career at Rogers


Schedule: [[req_RogersFullPartTime]]
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Rd (341), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Student/New Grad & New Grad
Requisition ID: 246972
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Posting Notes:  Student & New Grads 

Job Segment: Telecom, Telecommunications, Developer, Engineer, Social Media, Technology, Engineering, Marketing

Location: Brampton, ON, CA

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