IT Leadership Development Program

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • California, USA
  • Jul 19, 2019
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The program prepares participants for roles of increasing responsibility through a combination of rotational assignments, structured learning, formalized feedback, and mentoring. Program participants will have the opportunity to interact with senior IT leaders and participate in various key IT initiatives.

Program participants will have 2 one-year rotation assignments during the two year program. As part of the rotational program, candidates may rotate through locations such as Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, California, Maryland, etc. Geographic flexibility is required both during and upon completion of the program.

Rotation examples include:

  • Business Intelligence, eBusiness, Digital Technology & Delivery, Emerging Technologies, Enterprise Applications Systems, Global Infrastructure, Cyber Security, IT Corporate Strategy & Integrations, IT Process Improvement Management, IT Project Management, Data Science.

Post Program:

The ITLDP program affords participants an outstanding opportunity to produce results, quickly gain credibility and develop a strong company network over two years. Prior to completing the program, participants work with the Program Manager and interview for positions across the IT organization.


  • Students completing a Bachelor’s or Master's degree between December 2019 and July 2020; preferred majors: Management Information Systems, Computer Science, IT, Information Security, Computational and Data Science & Engineering, Software Engineer/Programming, Information Science & Technology, Biotechnology Innovation & Computation
  • GPA of 3.2 or greater
  • Strong desire and motivation to develop a career as a future leader in IT
  • Related work or internship experience strongly desired
  • Ability to manage, plan, and prioritize projects
  • Experience in data collection & analysis
  • Demonstrated leadership aptitude, learning agility, and adaptability
  • Understanding of existing & emerging technologies 

Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States without restriction

If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance. 

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form