Do I need to move to Canberra?

Yes. The TGP is run exclusively from our headquarters in Canberra.

For those that will relocate from interstate, we even cover some initial accommodation costs.

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What if I’m not an Australian citizen right now?

To be eligible you must be an Australian citizen. If you are a dual Australian citizen you remain eligible.

When does the TGP commence?

We are currently recruiting for the March 2022 intake.

Applications are open from 15 February and close on 29 March 2021.

What tech degrees are you looking for?

ASIO recruits across the tech spectrum. This includes software engineering, cyber and digital forensics, ICT (cloud, storage, networks, UX/CX, P3), DevSecOps, telecommunications, data, maths, mechatronics and more…

The work we do is multifaceted and requires a variety of skills and backgrounds.  

Do I need a high GPA?

While we’re looking for the best and brightest we don’t quantify this by Grade Point Average (GPA) alone – your knowledge, skills and life experiences also count with us.

Is the TGP just for those under a certain age limit?

No. We welcome applications from eligible techs at all stages of their career.

What are you looking for in the ideal candidate?

There is no one ideal candidate as we’re recruiting across the tech spectrum. We are however seeking those that want to make a difference in our Organisation; who are naturally curious; and are adaptable and forward leaning.

Do I need to have, or be in the process of obtaining, a security clearance in order to apply?

No. We will coordinate all security vetting arrangements (at the appropriate time).

Find out more about Security Clearances.