8.4 /10 14 reviews
Opportunities Offered:
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Information Technology Computer Science Computer and Systems Engineering

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About Egress

Egress Software Technologies (est. 2007) is an award-winning provider of data encryption services designed to secure all forms of electronic information via a single platform. Egress’ encryption services are currently trusted globally by over 2000 enterprises, across multiple sectors. We're proud of our award-winning technology which has been recognised as the very best in the business. At the 2018 Computing Security Awards we were named 'Encryption Solution of the Year' and ‘Cloud Security Solution of the Year’, as well as ‘Best Public Sector Project’ at the UK IT Industry Awards. In the past year we have brought on 100 people into our 250 people organisation, and growth is set to keep going across our five offices in London, Sheffield, Boston, Toronto and Amsterdam. Our success in hiring graduates, placement students and apprentices was recognised at the Rate My Placement 2018 National Undergraduate Employability Awards, where we were shortlisted for the 'Best Small to Medium-sized Employer'.

At Egress, we are proud of our diverse and distinctive culture, created by the enthusiasm of our team and this is an asset which we recognise we need to maintain and invest in. Be it training, team days away or monthly socials, we strive to give our staff the support they need. As a placement student working at Egress you will be regarded as a member of the team first and student second.

The recruitment of young talent at Egress plays a key role in shaping the lively culture here, which in turn makes working at Egress as a placement student a very fun and exciting place to be. This year, as Egress Software Technologies continues its path of growth, we are offering exceptional opportunities for undergraduates to take part in either a Business, Technology or Security related 12-month placement as part of your university degree.

Our Placement Community consists of ambitious team players with excellent interpersonal skills and a get-up-and-go attitude. Our fast-paced growth and unique company culture welcomes new employees and inspires them to thrive.

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Egress Latest Reviews

  • Technical Services Placement

    As I was my first ever proper office job, it was very enjoyable experience as I got to meet tons of new people and I got to step out of my comfort zone and experiences new things. I really enjoyed the...


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  • Developer Placement

    I absolutely loved my placement year at Egress and I have learnt so many skills that you can only ever learn while in industry. I have been involved in different projects throughout my placement, all ...


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  • Marketing Placement

    I’ve definitely enjoyed my time at Egress as a placement student. Not only is my work as a marketing placement always varied and interesting with tasks ranging from putting together an internal news...


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Number of Placements Available This Year


Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us

2:1 (Two One)

Predicted Degree Class Required To Apply

Awards and Commendations

[2020] RateMyPlacement Top 10 [2019] RateMyPlacement Top 10 [2018] RateMyPlacement Top 10 [2017] RateMyPlacement Top 10