Software Development Industrial Placement

by Computacenter

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Deadline: 31st January 2022
Salary: £17,000
Length: Placement Year (10 Months+)
Roles: Computer and Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology
Location: South East
City: Hatfield

Software Development Industrial Placement

What’s it all about?

Are you currently an undergraduate in your 2nd year at university? Would you like to join an Industrial Placement Programme designed to fast-track you into your dream role within Software Development? Are you ambitious, with a desire to succeed and would like to be part of an innovative global IT company that puts its people at the heart of what they do?

If you do…we have an exciting opportunity for you

We have an exciting opportunity for an undergraduate to join our dynamic Innovation Enablement team as a Software Developer and Programmer.

The Innovation Enablement team form a main part of the Innovation Engine in Computacenter at a group level. The market has become more software-driven and therefore we are offering this opportunity to talented undergraduates with a passion for coding who can ‘bring our solutions to life’. This is a 13 -months Industrial Placement opportunity based in Hatfield, Hertfordshire with a potential for Europe-wide travel, remote working may be required.

Innovation Enablement Facts

  • Create showcases to bring to life our global strategic investments
  • Assist in ideation sessions with live prototyping
  • Responsible for demonstration creation including our demonstration portal
  • Provide innovation consultancy across the business and for our customers
  • in Responsibilities
  • A specific role adding value to the business
  • Structured development programme including technical and personal development
  • Opportunity to gain industry recognised qualifications
  • ‘Hands on’ experience in a fast-paced environment which will provide an opportunity to learn and work on innovative solutions for our customers
  • Exposure to a global corporate environment

What do I need to apply?

We’re seeking individuals who are studying at undergraduate level across all degree disciplines and are in the penultimate year of their degree.
In terms of characteristics, we are looking for applicants who:

  • Can demonstrate a willingness to work with any development platform, including: Microsoft suite (eg Azure, Power products) , backend development (e.g. NodeJS), automation/scripting (eg Python), web development, Cloud technologies (Azure/AWS/Terraform)
  • Has the ability and drive to pick up new languages or techniques as needed.
  • Is confident to put their own ideas into any task and be a self-starter
  • Displays a strong work ethic in a dynamic customer facing environment.
  • Mobile Application Development (mainly Flutter)
  • Familiarity with 3D engines. Ideally with Unity or Blender.
  • Someone that can work autonomously and independently complete tasks when needed.

Your advantages

We offer a highly competitive salary with excellent opportunities for you to develop. You can take advantage of a professional learning culture which revolves around upskilling and development. We drive an inclusive ‘One Team’ culture where differences unite to create shared success. Senior leadership investment ensures you remain in sharp focus throughout the programme. This unique blend of professional reward, work culture and continuous progression has already appealed to thousands of employees.

Apply now to find out why.

We’d love to hear from you if you’re interested in joining this programme. Please submit your CV by 31st January 2022 and we will be in touch to talk you through the process. Good luck!

Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.

However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.

That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.

We are still looking forward to getting to know you!

About Computacenter

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services. We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.

We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.

Interested in joining a company with a strong sense of community?
We’re growing. We’re hiring. We encourage. We empower. We support.

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