Work Placement / Internship

Programming Interns

Duration: 1 year. Warrington, Cheshire. Multiple vacancies. Open to all STEM.

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Job Description:

Your Platform  

Activision is looking for talented and innovative students to join our Central Technology team in Warrington for 12 months starting in May/June of 2022. We thrive on a culture of collaboration, respect, and fun. All Activision interns will receive a meaningful project and an unparalleled experience. We’ll provide the tools and resources you need to learn. The challenging and creative work you do throughout your internship will directly impact the game you are contributing on.

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This team is located in Warrington, but may involve some working from home. The safety of our employees is our top priority.

Your Mission  

  • Work with engineers on one of Activision's award-winning franchises
  • Work closely with a mentor to design, implement, and debug software in C++ and other languages that drive the next generation of game development
  • Expand your skills and learn new technology 

Player Profile  

  • Must be a current student enrolled in a university or college
  • Available for a 12-month fulltime internship starting in May or June
  • Good working knowledge of C++, with an interest in rendering/animation
  • Understanding of Git or other type of source control
  • Passionate about learning what it takes to be a successful engineer in the video game industry
  • Candidates must apply with a resume and a link to their code samples to be considered 

 Our World  

Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision operates at the intersection of technology, entertainment, esports, and consumer products. Activision is more than just the leading developer and publisher of video games, we are the creators of some of the world’s biggest, most ground-breaking titles in the industry. Our portfolio includes Call of Duty®, Crash Bandicoot™, Spyro™, Tony Hawk’s™: Pro Skater™, and Sekiro™.  

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • 12 months
  • Warrington, Cheshire
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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