Realise a better future in IT

Our Graduate Programme gives you the opportunity to start your career as a Technical Tester at a time when the pace of technology-enabled change is accelerating dramatically. We empower our people to think, challenge the status quo and lead so we give you all the skills you need to realise a better future.

If your application is successful, your career with Assurity will start with our four-week testing programme. You’ll meet our incredibly passionate team, experience our culture and be challenged in all the very best ways. It's your first step to becoming a part of a transformative journey for us and our clients…

The Assurity Graduate Programme – in the words of our grads

When and where

Our next intake for the Assurity Graduate Programme will be on 17 January 2019. Applications are now open, closing at 4pm on Friday 15 June 2018. Find out more about these roles and how to apply by clicking on the button below for your chosen location. When you submit your CV, please also include a covering letter that outlines why you're interested in a career in software testing with Assurity and the value you think Assurity brings to its clients.

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We're visiting a number of tertiary institutions in our grad tour this April and May. Stop in to find out more about our Graduate Progamme...

  • 17-18 April  University of Auckland 
  • 3 May  Otago University     
  • 4 May  Southern Institute of Technology 
  • 10-11 May  Victoria University of Wellington 
  • 22 May Whitirea Community Polytechnic

An outline of our selection process

Submit Application (incl CV cover letter)
Assurity Quiz
Phone interviews
Round 1 (face to face interview)
Round 2 (face to face interview)
Take up references
Offers out

“I really like that what I do impacts the people of NZ”

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"When I applied for the Programme, I said I was interested in a technical role because I wanted to use my degree and Assurity made it happen. I was assigned to a client site for training and then offered a role as a Performance Test Engineer.

I’m currently at Inland Revenue in the Performance team with six other Performance Test Engineers working on different projects/products. We have daily stand-ups where we update everyone of what we’re doing, our next tasks, and if anything’s blocking us. There’s constant support from the team too – and lots of laughter! Assurity people are amazing, very approachable and friendly with so much passion, skills and expertise.

What I really like about my job is the idea that what I’m doing now will have an impact on the people of New Zealand. My team ensures that the system’s performance will meet users’ needs, is robust and won’t take forever to complete a task. I personally like coding to mimic users’ behaviour, as well as analysing the system's performance after executions.

I’d advise grads looking to apply for Assurity’s Graduate Programme to really research what Assurity does, its principles and culture and consider hard if this is what they want for their future career. Having the right technical skills is an advantage so, if you do have them, be confident and showcase them when you apply! Feel free to inquire and ask questions too, even before applying."

– Chinee Castello, Grad intake July 2014

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