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Security Industrial Placements

Competitive salary
Time left to apply
23 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

Do you have a passion for technology?
Could you keep the world connected?

Do you want to develop innovative technology that shapes the way we live and work?

Security (11 months in Industry).

If you're studying a computing based course and want to put those theories to real-world use, then this is the summer internship for you. What's more, if you do well on your internship, we'll invite you to an assessment centre and potentially offer you a place on our graduate programme.

What does it involve?
Group Engineering Services (GES) is a unit within the BT Security Enterprise, specialising in combating cyber-crime and threats to BT's national infrastructure through prototyping, developing, deploying and supporting secure applications and systems.

Here, you'll be working with a wide range of technologies to deliver GES's world-leading solutions including:

  • Vulnerability research

Research into the latest Security vulnerabilities and cutting edge countermeasures.

  • Big Data solutions

Building and utilising Big Data processing and visualisation platforms.

  • Cross-platform innovation

Security applications for desktop, web, mobile and Smart TV applications.

The nature of this work will require you to undergo the UK national security clearance process.

Person requirements

A great alignment to our values and motivation for our corporate vision, particularly being purposeful and providing a great customer experience regardless of role. We also look for a range of great strengths in areas such as change management, learning, commercial awareness and lots of great potential we could develop should you join the full-time programme. We also look for some skills in writing good code and solving complex problems, as well as following industry best practices like test-driven development and continuous integration and testing… change for networking skills.

Particularly, we're looking for people who are technically innovative and willing to learn. You should also enjoy working as part of a larger team, and be excited by the challenge of achieving the seemingly impossible.

An innovative and commercially astute individual, you embrace change and are passionate about learning new skills. Putting customers first, you take responsibility for delivering improvement and results in all you do. Crucially, you enjoy building relationships and working with others.

Accepted degree subjects

physics · engineering, electronic and electrical · mathematics · computer sciences and IT


Competitive salary



Contract and working hours

Fixed term

How to apply

Closing date: 31/12/2016

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 31/12/2016