Technology Internship Scheme - Edinburgh
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Technology Internship Scheme - Edinburgh

Job description

We’re making a series of significant changes across the wealth solutions business of Prudential UK as part of our contribution to make M&G Prudential the best loved and most successful savings and investments business. These changes are part of our strategy to modernise Prudential UK so that we can regain our reputation for innovation, reduce costs and become a truly digital business.

  • Building a secure public cloud platform to enable our teams to deliver with minimal friction
  • Building natural language conversational interfaces to give our customers a smooth experience, and our sales people a major productivity boost
  • Working in multi-discipline feature teams, alongside designers, analysts, product managers, user experience specialists and information security experts
  • Exploring the latest container orchestration platforms, then selecting and building out the one that best suits our needs
  • Building a design system to make collaboration across user experience, design and engineering smooth, and effortlessly give our visual user interfaces a consistent look and feel
  • Automating our software delivery processes to make them fast, visible, and ensure we’re building quality in from the outset
  • Taking centre stage in three-day ‘hothouse’ sessions intensively collaborating on building software to solve a real business problem

We are working hard to build a technology foundation fit for a modern digital, insight-led, responsive business. This means we can offer an exceptionally broad set of exposure and growth opportunities to people pursuing a career in business technology.

Technologies we’ve been working with recently have included:

  • Microsoft Azure cloud
  • Serverless frameworks
  • HD Insight
  • Databricks analytics platform, Spark etc
  • Tensorflow
  • Salesforce
  • React.js
  • Storybook AppDynamics
  • Kubernetes
  • Adobe Experience Manager

During the eight-week internship, and you will have the opportunity to work in one of the following teams: engineering, delivery, Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), business analysis or data analytics.

Every day is different - from running user research on new products that are coming to market; developing customer, advisor and operational experiences; to making new components and releases live in our production environment. As an intern, you will make valuable contributions to your team and will be involved in a variety of tasks.

Each intern will have a buddy from our graduate cohort who will provide informal support and promote integration with the M&G Prudential family. You’ll also have the opportunity to attend networking and social events which are essential for promoting the work life balance encouraged at M&G Prudential.

Throughout the scheme you will be assessed with a view to making 2020 Technology Graduate Scheme offers upon completion.

What we are looking for

Qualifications

If you share our values, are passionate about technology and you’re a penultimate year undergraduate student heading for a 2:1, get in touch to start your journey.

Accepted degree subjects

Any

How to apply

We assess applications as we receive them so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 09/12/2018

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Closing date: 09/12/2018

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Additional job details

LocationEdinburgh
Salary

Competitive salary

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