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Public Sector & Defence Internship

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About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.

Secure data journey with Atos

Atos is continuously protecting organizations with GDPR compliant services, ensuring no breaches and people’s personal data with no abuse of it.

About the Opportunity

This 12-month placement will give you invaluable exposure to senior stakeholders and strategy development in our Public Sector and Defence industry. Working with the Northern Europe Senior Leadership Team in business growth or as part of our multiple award-winning sales and marketing team, you’ll be supporting the future direction of our business by helping to develop digital market propositions, sales strategies for small innovative enterprises, social value initiatives and/or marketing strategies, campaigns and events.

You can expect new experiences and challenges every day, with the opportunity to understand your own strengths and the personal attributes that you bring to a multi-disciplinary team. 

You’ll have the chance to build your expertise in:

  • Strategy development
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Customer relationship management
  • Project management and planning
  • Business case development
  • Developing marketing programmes
  • Running events and campaigns
  • Market analysis and marketing techniques.

You’ll quickly learn everything you need to:

  • Support teams in solving complex problems
  • Develop clear business propositions
  • Work with high-performing colleagues to grow business.


To be successful in this role, you’ll ideally be studying for a STEM degree.

Other strengths we’re looking for include:

  • Clear and concise communication skills
  • Effective team player
  • Positive attitude with self-starter energy and tenacity
  • Good interpersonal skills to develop relationships with stakeholders
  • Analytical mind, creative thinker and problem solver
  • Ability to multitask as you work on several projects at the same time
  • Passionate about all things digital.

We’ll provide training and support to help you learn how cutting-edge technology is used in business.

Why apply?

Our Public Sector and Defence team drives a culture of fun, enthusiasm and support for personal development. We’re diverse, inclusive and open to new ways of working and thinking. And we avoid hierarchies; you’ll engage with people at all levels in Atos and you can volunteer for our reverse mentoring programme where you get to coach senior leaders and help them see life through your eyes.

With coaching and support from top professionals, you’ll gain exposure to many areas of our organisation – challenging you and giving you great skills and experience for your future career.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • Year-long
  • London
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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