Information Technology - New Grad Leadership Development Program

Date: Sep 18, 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.

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 IT at Rogers

Rogers IT is responsible for the systems that run our business, supporting retail sales, call centre, wireless, connected home, data and more!  IT is transforming to deliver modern technology and you can be part of this transformation.  We are delivering omni channel microservices in our hybrid cloud architecture, deploying advanced analytics, investing in ML Ops, and more.


Program Design

As part of the program, successful candidates will participate in 2-3 job rotations over 12 months depend on the workstream you are hired into. Rotational plans are designed to tap into your personal and professional development. You will also be paired with a mentor and coach!


Work Streams:

  • Assisted Channels: Our team aims to deliver a seamless sales and service experience to our frontline agents who assist our customers in the Care, Field and Retail settings. The primary focus will be on developing and supporting next-generation solutions delivered to our frontline staff. Possible rotational roles include: DevSecOps and Systems Analysis.
  • Business Strategy, Planning & Governance: This exciting area of Rogers IT function enables creation and implementation of IT strategies that drive new and evolutionary changes into our department. Possible rotational roles include: IT Strategy Analyst, Business planning, and PMO


  • Business Technology: We support small/medium businesses and corporate customers by delivering exciting new products leveraging innovative tech such as IOT, 5G and many other next generation services. Possible rotational roles include: Analysis, Integration, Development, and DevSecOps.
  • Public Cloud: The Public Cloud Platforms at Rogers are relatively new, exciting and innovative and support critical workloads across all Business Units. We run many different native services in AWS and Azure and partner with these providers on cutting edge technologies in AI, Serverless Computing and Big Data. Possible rotational roles include: Cloud Engineering, Cloud Support, Cloud Operations and Cloud Governance.
  • Shared Services and Consumer IT Development: End to end customer management, supported by a blend of next generation applications and technology interfacing with legacy network and BSS applications. You will be exposed to diverse technologies and leverage strong project delivery methodologies to build new functionality for the best-in-class customer experience.  There are two separate rotation tracks.
    • Consumer IT: possible rotational roles include configuring wireless product Ordering buy flows using next generation frameworks, telecom network Provisioning and activation of new services, and developing Credit Decisioning logic
    • Shared Services: possible roles include Product Development, DevSecOps, Software Development in Testing across various domains within the Core Service teams.


Required Qualifications:

  • A recent grad (graduated between 2021 – 2021)  with a degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, Business Technology Management or equivalent.
  • Programming Languages (Java, Python, JavaScript, Shell, SQL)
  • Frameworks (Springboot, Gradle, Angular)
  • Microsoft Azure (run builds & deployments)
  • J2EE Application Servers (WebLogic, Tomcat)
  • Proven ability to work in a team focused environment
  • A mindset of creativity, innovation, and energetic drive to succeed
  • Great to have: experience with tools such as InteliJ/Eclipse, Postman, Github desktop, and Swagger editor


What you can expect in return:

  • 2-3 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 Road (101), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Student/New Grad & New Grad
Requisition ID: 246665
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: Information Technology, Telecom, Telecommunications, Developer, Engineer, Technology, Engineering

Location: Brampton, ON, CA

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