IT Graduate Programme 2023

Swindon, UK

Job Type


About the Role

Over two years, you’ll do four six-month rotations of your own choosing, rotating through a broad range of RWE companies, including the youngest part of our business, RWE Renewables. Along the way, you’ll gain experience and insights into various IT functions while at the same time learning how we manage the overall IT strategy.
The aim is for you to thrive and grow as an IT professional. So throughout the programme, you will have the chance to work on real projects that could impact many different areas of our business including:

Infrastructure Management
IT Security
IT Project Management
Procurement Management
IT and Digital Solution Development
… and many more


Start date: September 2023

Starting salary: £ 37.200 p.a.

Are you passionate about IT, digital technologies and innovative solutions? Committed to building a career in the energy industry? Keen to learn, grow and take ownership and accountability? Then you could be just the kind of exceptional person we’re looking for. Some relevant work experience would be an advantage but is not essential. What you must have is: 

  • Degree (BSc, MSc or PhD)

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Resilience

  • Motivated to take on new challenges whether operating independently or within a team

  • A desire to work collaboratively with a curious approach, challenging yourself to find new solutions 

  • Enthusiasm and drive to develop your skillset and seek out development opportunities within a supportive team

  • Excellent communication skills including fluent English or German (ideally both)

About the Company

RWE Supply & Trading GmbH has around 1,600 employees from 45 countries and is the international trading house for RWE. We are active on Europe’s largest energy trading floor in Essen as well as in London, New York and Prague. On growth markets outside Europe, especially in the Asia-Pacific region, we are the hub for electricity, gas, biomass, raw materials and emission certificates. We provide large industrial companies and trading partners with energy supply solutions and risk management concepts. We also ensure commercial optimisation of the RWE power stations, operate storage for natural gas and market renewable energy generated by RWE Renewables. Our innovative solutions pave the way to the future of energy–and to a sustainable life.