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About Workday

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, helping customers adapt and thrive in a changing world. Workday applications for financial management, human resources, planning, spend management, and analytics have been adopted by thousands of organisations around the world and across industries — from medium-sized businesses to more than 45 percent of the Fortune 500.

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Our graduate programme

Start your future today with Generation Workday®. The next generation of talent will further fuel Workday’s success. This is why we actively seek the best and the brightest graduates to join Generation Workday®, a 12-month early career development program uniquely designed to develop our future leaders. The Generation Workday® Programme is focused on supporting a successful university to career transition for emerging professionals who have graduated within the last 12 months.

Launch your career with an opportunity that connects you to a strong network, enables you to do your best work, actively supports your career and places an emphasis on fun.

One of our core values is fun

We work hard, and we’re serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: one of our core values is fun. Whether it’s volunteering through our ‘Giving and Doing’ initiatives or taking part in our global Hackathons, Workday empowers you to grow your career while being part of a community of incredible people. We encourage our people to bring their best selves to work and strive for a diverse, ethical and inclusive workplace.

Everyone belongs here

We're committed to building a more equitable world, starting within our own organisation. We hire and develop a diverse workforce, cultivate our employee-first culture, shape corporate policies, and invest in underrepresented communities around the world—and we’re just getting started.

“We believe a supportive and inclusive workplace, where everyone feels valued and included, is the key to great products, happy customers, and an enduring company”

Carin Taylor

Workday Chief Diversity Officer

Impact game-changing technology from day one

Workday uses cutting-edge technology in every aspect of our business, from sales to software development, allowing us to come up with innovative and forward-thinking solutions. We view our graduates as our future leaders and trust you to join meaningful projects from the beginning.

Hear from our current Generation Workday™ employees

Caroline Hyland, UCD – Computer Science

“I was asked for my input just like everybody else and my opinion was valued just as much. In Workday, it doesn’t matter if you have been here for a week or 10 years, everyone is encouraged to speak, and everyone’s opinion is valued.”

Donncha O’ Callaghan, UCC - Information Technology

“One of our other core values is fun, and you really don’t have to go looking too hard for this one. It is an unwritten prerequisite to joining the company that you bring your fun side with you - and make use of it at the numerous work events, putting a smile on our customers faces, and most importantly always having a good laugh with your Workmates.

Some of our teams hiring graduates and interns include:

  • Software Engineering
  • Application Development
  • Security Engineering
  • Product Management
  • Consulting Services
  • Support
  • UI Engineering
  • UX Design
  • Sales
  • Quality Assurance
  • Environments & Operations

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