Application Support Placement

by Sony Europe

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Job Details

17th December 2021
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Computer and Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology
South East

Application Support Student Placement Year 2022

If you want to do something extraordinary in your career, this is the place to be. We don’t just create technology, services and content. We enliven senses, capture moments and create new experiences daily. We have been at the forefront of consumer tech for decades, and we stay ahead by inspiring and fulfilling curiosity. This is the world you could be part of.

Sony Electronics has over six decades of innovation to our name, and we continue to drive the market forward. From the world's first Walkman to our latest OLED television, Sony stands for creativity and innovation. We pride ourselves on having employees who match up to those values and will continue to move us forward.

Wherever you find yourself in our business, you will be given the opportunity to understand, operate and develop our key business processes that help to make Sony what it is today. You will be given the opportunity to learn, grow and lay the building blocks for the bright career ahead of you.

We are also passionate about your development and to help you get the most out of the experience you will be part of a development module which will expose you to the other areas of the Sony family, our business leaders and get you working on some great projects. With a group of like-minded students, our student alumni and business experts, you’ll be joining a fantastic community where it’s all about taking risks, pushing the boundaries and changing the future. Working in our fast-paced business functions we promise a life changing experience.

If you’re studying towards your Bachelor's degree and think you've got what it takes – apply today!

Your Role:

  • To support the “Application Support” team with master data maintenance, reporting and data analysis on various application such a
  • SAP ECC6: example of tasks: price update and customer interface fixing
  • Microsoft Office 365 (SharePoint / OneDrive, Teams, Excel and Power BI
  • Remedy (ticketing system)
  • Power BI

Day to day job will consist on: formatting sites, update data, promote various tools within SES, write user manual and provide training.

The intern will also be assigned projects such as:

  • RPA: robotic process automatic
  • Database clean up and simplification
  • Process Mapping “AS” “TO BE”
  • Your Profile:

    • A strong inclination in computer science
    • Microsoft skill (especially Power BI) automation and AI to support or drive project
    • Willingness on learning some basic SAP and Office 360 tools in order to support the day-to-day task
    • Languages: English, any other additional languages welcome but not necessary

    What Do We Offer?

    • A one-year, full time work experience programme for undergraduate students from July 2022 until July 2023
    • Be part of a global player in the consumer electronics industry
    • Unique and business driven experience
    • Exposure to leading edge technology
    • Business and commercial understanding
    • Opportunity to demonstrate your potential
    • Core development experience
    • Diverse and international work environment
    • Being part of a large intern network group
    • Paid internship

    Our Recruitment Process:

    • The job posting will be open until 21st of December 20
    • The selected candidates will be invited to perform a video interview during December & January
    • The shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview during late January/early February either face-to-face in our Weybridge office or virtually (COVID-19 dependent)

    Bring your uniqueness to Sony

    We recognize that each and every one of us is original and different. Diversity and inclusion are in our DNA, they drive innovation. We empower our people to achieve one goal: to fill the world with emotion, through the power of creativity and technology.

    About Sony

    WE ARE SONY. Our spirit of innovation and challenge has created those special moments that make people say ‘wow’. How? By harnessing the world’s most powerful source of creativity: our people. Because ‘wow’ experiences are never a product of processes or procedures. They’re only made possible by liberating the passion and potential of the truly talented to do what excites them most.

    How to apply

    To apply for this programme and to find out more, please click on the apply button below.

    Please note that applications may close before the application deadline, so apply early to avoid disappointment.

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