Applications for our 2021 Graduate Program are now open and close at 11:55pm AEST on the 16th of March 2020. For all successful candidates the program will commence in early February 2021. Applications for our 2020/21 Summer Intern Program will open in early July.

Technology (Enterprise Services) Graduate and Summer Intern Programs

Technology (Enterprise Services) Program overview

With 6+ million business and retail customers, we deliver mission critical services and operate at a scale unique in Australia. This in turn presents technical challenges you’d be hard-pressed to find elsewhere.  

We’re one of the largest IT shops in Australia and recognised as an industry leader in technology thanks to our world-class platforms, agile IT infrastructure, and innovation in everything from customer payments to our award winning online and mobile assets.

As a team, we’re responsible for the application of technology and operations across every aspect of CommBank to meet the evolving needs of our customers. We develop applications that leverage real-time capabilities and we’re always considering new ways for our customers to interact with us.


Our Summer Intern Program

Given the breadth and diversity of our technology make-up, we support you to identify a team that suits your existing capability and study interests, whilst providing meaningful challenge and exposure across our tech and operations platforms. You’ll receive training, networking opportunities, be supported by a buddy and get the chance to hone skills in either engineering (software, systems, data or machine learning), native mobile, architecture, infrastructure, cloud, cyber, strategy, delivery or operations.

18 months

Our Graduate Program

Our flexible 18-month program supporting the start of your career with us, gives you the option to rotate across either complementing or widely varying teams. So whether you want to fast-track into a specialist role/discipline, broaden your expertise or simply ‘try something on for size’, you'll have the opportunity to tailor the career you want and we’ll support you in navigating our vast tech landscape.

So whether you’re:

  • Excited by the opportunity to learn from tribes that span best-in-breed software and systems engineers, data engineers and network technicians, well versed in modern software defined infrastructure practices and the challenges of complex distributed systems
  • Aspiring to join our exceptional teams of cyber security professionals who protect and educate our customers, in ethical hacking (pen test), intel, incident response, application security, detection engineering, outreach and more
  • Passionate about joining scrum teams that drive the digital experience for millions of users, who sweat the details and create seamless experiences to positively impact our customers’ lives with our products, apps and content every day
  • Motivated to work with stakeholders to translate business requirements into IT functionality and drive strategic initiatives, to call out just a few, you can find it all here.

Best of all, you don’t have to have it all figured out prior to joining.


The possibilities for our tech cohort is ever-expanding. Below are some of the roles our grads have grown/transitioned into or have been performing from day one

  • Software Engineer
  • DevOps Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Data Engineer
  • Associate Architect
  • Cyber Security Advisor
  • Penetration Tester
  • Group Cyber Compliance Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Technical Analyst
  • Strategic Initiatives Advisor
  • Emerging Technology Analyst
  • Senior Product Specialist
  • Security Engineer
  • Cyber Intel Associate
  • Digital Forensic eDiscovery Analyst

What qualities do we look for?

Our teams are diverse so we look for many different qualities and not necessarily the same in every case. Broadly speaking, you are dedicated to creating a better experience for our customers; passionate about technology, the simplification of processes and organisational change. You are an innate problem solver and curious about the world around you. We believe in using the right tool for the job so an open mind to learn new tech stacks, languages, frameworks and/or approaches will go a long way.

We have roles available in Sydney for the Technology (Enterprise Services) Program. We occasionally have roles available in Melbourne and Perth however the Program is very Sydney-centric and where there is currently the breadth of opportunity for graduates.

Degree types

What degree types do we look for?

The bulk of our grad cohorts have completed a degree in one of the following:

  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • IT
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Information Systems

That said, in line with the size and breadth of our business, if you have an underlying passion for technology and appetite to work in a highly complex and fast-changing business, we’ve many career pathways that are not degree-discipline dependant. Our people design, build, deploy and operate enterprise-grade solutions that are highly scaled, and care deeply for the customer experience.  Our tech environment delivers maximum opportunity for our people to continually grow and develop a whole range of skills. Some of our recent grads have also joined us from the following degree disciplines.

  • Arts
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Commerce (Liberal Studies)
  • Creative Intelligence & Innovation
  • International Studies/Marketing
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Mechatronic Engineering
  • Psychology
  • Science (Advanced Global Challenges)


As well as the opportunity to work with talented teams, cutting-edge technologies and best-in-class platforms you’ll benefit from:

  • Innovation: Have the chance to participate in design and in-house hackathons – tap into your creative potential and set free your inner entrepreneur.
  • Training and development: You’ll gain access to important technical and development resources to help you expand your skills and knowledge both during your graduate program and beyond.
  • Exciting projects: Significant investment in cyber security and quantum cryptography and opportunity to work on Greenfield projects.
  • Collaboration: Incubation and accelerating ideas to deliver products and services in collaboration with customers, partners, start-ups and industry.
  • Support: You’ll be supported by senior management, best-in-breed engineers, as well as by a mentor and buddy.
  • Community involvement: You’ll have the chance to make a difference through volunteering.

Awards and recognition

The Australian Top 100 Graduate Employer 2019

The Australian Top 100
Graduate Employer 2019
#1 Banking and Finance sector

Financial Review and GradConnection Top 100 Graduate Employer 2015 Finalist - Graduate Program

Australian Financial Review and GradConnection Top 100
Graduate Employer 2019
#1 Banking, Finance and Insurance Sector
#8 Most popular Employer 

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Top Graduate Employers 2019

Awards and recognition

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Top Graduate Employers 2019