Detica Summer Internship - Technical Consultant or Engineer
- Salary: £1,650 + benefits
- Location: Any
- Date posted: 06/12/2011
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- Position Type: Part-Time
- Job Category: IT
- Vacancy Reference: 2010671
Summer Internship - Technical consultant or Engineer
On a 10 week placement with us you will find out what it is like to work for an innovative technology company, spanning roles in data analytics, electronic engineering, software development and technical consulting.
You'll own and deliver specific work packages in a team-based environment, giving you the chance to learn quickly about our clients' business.
Placement opportunities are varied, but could include any of the following:
o Supporting account management or operations teams, proactively identifying and implementing process improvements.
o providing technical support on live projects, assisting technical architects and development teams
assisting in and preparing client workshops
o using ASP, XML, DHTML, VBA to develop application upgrades for internal projects, with an interest in designing web user interfaces
In all cases, you will be required to use your skills and make a real contribution to live project work. You will have your own mentor, who will regularly review your performance, ensuring you get the most out of the placement.
In our placement students we look for -
o Anticipated minimum 2.i (or equivalent) in a numerate or computer related degree. A or B at A-Level (or equivalent) to the total of 320 UCAS points. A or B in GCSE English and Maths (or equivalent).
o Clearly able to demonstrate interest in consulting as a career choice.
o Excellent presentation and communication skills.
o Analytical approach and a desire passion for problem solving.
o Ability to work effectively in a team.
o Commercial awareness.
o Ability to work with people from technical and business backgrounds.
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