At Arup, we design ground-breaking icons through our work in design. We're a global firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical experts who use our skills to make a positive difference in the world.
Our Arup Virtual team in London is a pioneering experimental studio, changing the way we experience the built environment through immersive experience design. The niche team consists of a creative mix of artists and technical expertise. The team's remit is to be continually at the cutting- edge of computational design techniques through applied innovation of virtual technologies and simulation analysis. The team itself acts as an ‘Innovation Hub', implementing experiments in its new Simulation Theatre and Immersion Laboratory. Interactive, augmented and virtual reality experiences are just some of the combination of tools we work with.
We create the highest quality work for projects of major significance, from the London Olympic Park to HS2. Our core values are creativity, innovation and excellence in the application of emerging technologies. Within our group, team members are given the time to find their own identity, and this individuality and innovation adds value to our offering.
We're looking to recruit a summer placement student to join our multi-disciplinary team for 8-12 weeks next summer (2020) in the London office. In this creative and technical role, you will work closely with a number of different teams to deliver projects at different design stages, scales and visual impacts. You will have the opportunity to learn a broad range of skills, gain an in-depth knowledge of the processes involved and gather invaluable work experience in a dynamic and vibrant environment.
As a team, we are a passionate about what we do and are driven to push the boundaries of what we can achieve. This will provide many opportunities for you to contribute to innovating what we do, both now and into the future.
In this role, you will need to:
We're looking for students with curiosity, personal drive, design flair and technical knowhow. If you can combine these skills with an understanding of (or willingness to learn about) the built environment and a desire to deliver excellent services for clients, we'd like to hear from you.
We're looking for the following qualifications, attributes and skills:
Awareness of the following is desirable:
There are infinite possibilities when you join Arup. You'll receive all the opportunities that come with a challenging, fulfilling career, including: