Work Placement / Internship

IT & Business Services – Year In Industry

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Who you are

You’re passionate about IT and want to gain hands on experience. You have strong attention to detail and enjoy getting into the nitty gritty of analysing data. You enjoy working as part of an innovative team and have a flair for problem solving, often coming up with creative solutions. You are confident presenting your ideas to others using your first class communication skills.

Where you’ll be based

Milton Keynes.

What you’ll be doing

You’ll be based within a team in the information technology department, liaising with colleagues across the organisation on a daily basis. You could be implementing cutting-edge, innovative technologies and applications like digital railway traffic management and accident prevention, or playing a leading role in the delivery of a significant business change initiative.

You can expect to gain a depth of experience and a variety of challenging situations within the team in which you are placed. Typical responsibilities include supporting special projects for senior leaders, preparing and delivering internal presentations or reports, and reactive work managing risks and issues. You may also be required to lead small project teams.

Network Rail - Who we are

It’s our role at Network Rail to provide the best possible service to everyone who relies on the railway - passengers, the train and freight operating companies and businesses nationwide.

Why you should choose this placement

It’s a unique opportunity to explore different aspects of the information technology department and discover which areas suit your interests, skills and strengths.

Entry requirements

You must be in your penultimate year and be on course to achieve at least a 2:2 in any degree discipline.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 18396


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Opportunity Overview

  • March 1st, 2019
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:2 and above (expected)
  • Year-long
  • Milton Keynes
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Computer & IT
  • Computer Science
  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Systems

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