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I get to work on
delivering innovative
solutions to drive
positive change for
the organisation.”

Leonard, 2016 Graduate
Project Delivery Professionals



Rotation structure:
12 months; 3 x 4 month rotations

Be part of the change

There’s no doubt that we’re living in a world that is constantly changing and evolving. Businesses need to be able to compete in an environment experiencing rapid technological change, disruption and changing customer expectations. 

It takes bold leaders with real vision to lead and deliver transformative change in the demands of a digital world, and to ensure we continue to enhance our customers experiences.. 

Westpac is a true pioneer in this space – we’re making significant investment in the most innovative and transformative customer programs. Our Project Delivery Professionals are at the forefront of the change – they provide the advice and the ‘know how’ in a wide variety of roles to support the delivery of transformational change. 

It truly is an exciting time to be a part of the Westpac Group!

Why join us? 

If you’re a true game changer and want to be part of a team leading the customer transformation journey, then this opportunity is for you!

You’ll work with the best industry leaders and bright minds, in an innovative and collaborative environment, that will help hone your strengths and skills to reach your potential.

Your graduate journey

Our Graduate Program is a 12 month fast track program that provides real hands on experience across a variety of our Service Revolution Transformation programs and Project Management functions.. 
You’ll rotate across 3 business areas, doing real work in real roles. The work you’ll do will be varied and challenging, giving you an opportunity to develop valuable skills you’ll need to succeed at Westpac and in the future. 
Recent rotations have included exposure to roles in:

  • Business Analysis
  • Project Management
  • Change Management
  • Agile Transformation
  • Portfolio Optimisation
  • Lean/Customer Centric Design
  • Innovation
  • Business Solution Management

In addition to your valuable ‘on the job’ experience, investment is committed to your continued development through a structured development program delivered throughout the year, provision of a mentor, business champion and buddy, plus supportive placement managers.

You’ll also have the opportunity to extend your networks and professional & social skills by participating in one of the many groups on offer e.g. The Youth Network and the GradWrap team. 

You’ll be encouraged to carve your own path, and determine what you want from your career.

See your career take shape

You’ll explore concepts such as entrepreneurship, divergent thought, design and collaboration, customer journey mapping and digital transformation setting you up for success in roles such as;

  • Project Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Change Manager
  • User Experience Designer
  • Portfolio Manager
  • Scrum Master
  • Business Solution Manager
  • Hybrid delivery professional roles

Hear from another of our 2016 Graduates
Meet Tate, Project Delivery Professionals

Why would you recommend this graduate program?

It is an exciting and fast paced stream where you’ll find yourself solving business problems and delivering customer solutions. The work is diverse and could involve helping merge core banking platforms, implementing new features online or even running project innovation workshops. Expect to be involved in just about anything as you turn business ideas into customer reality.

What rotations have you experienced?

Analyst in Portfolio Optimisation

Less than 3 months into the grad program I was given the opportunity to redesign and authenticate Westpac’s Consumer Banking Projects Metrics Portfolio. This then fed into a scorecard report that was sent to the Chief Customer Officer every month (talk about pressure!)

Technical BA Westpac Live

As a technical Business Analyst on the Westpac Live Release train, I helped deliver key customer facing projects such as Quick Transfers and changing your PIN online.

Business BA Westpac Live MAD Team

A Business Analyst working on the MAD Team…..What does that even mean?! It means I got to help manage the pipeline of work for the December to March period of the Westpac Live Mobile Application Development (MAD) team. Expect to see Android Pay, the option for customers to switch to eStatements when upgrading their app, and working on a top secret project due to launch late 2017.

How have you developed across your graduate year?
This last year has been a rollercoaster of workplace learning and personal development. Westpac’s graduate program has opened my eyes as to what it truly means to “learn on the job”. Being thrown into a number of challenging environments has taught me to thrive outside of my comfort zone, ask the right questions and understand what it truly takes to move an idea from the whiteboard into the hands of 2.9 million digitally active customers.

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