Work Placement / Internship

Undergraduate Technology Internship 2020

2 Positions Available

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Your role

  • You will work as part of small project team, engaged in researching and investigating new capabilities and taking these from development through to release to our established customer base
  • You will work in collaboration with your fellow team members and system architects, discussing the work daily at the morning team stand-up
  • You will perform both prototyping and development work as necessary
  • You will be assigned a mentor
  • As the R&D team works closely with our business development, marketing and support teams you will get exposure to many aspects of our business.


  • Motivated, goal oriented and able to take ownership of your responsibilities
  • In penultimate year of a Computer Science (or related) degree
  • Ability to use one or more of the following programming languages: C++, Java, Javascript or Python
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with the team both verbally and in writing.

You must have:

  • The unrestricted right to live and work in the UK. In order to obtain potential HMG security clearance with no exclusions, candidates should ideally be a British Citizen.

Useful expertise:

  • IP based communications
  • mobile networks
  • cloud computing.


  • 28 days’ vacation each year plus 5 days statutory (fixed) holidays
  • Defined Contribution Pension
  • Life Assurance = 4 x annual salary
  • Medical Plan (taxable benefit)
  • Dental Plan (taxable benefit)
  • Paid Sickness Absence
  • Parental Leave
  • Confidential Employee Assistance Programme offering employees and their families free prompt support on domestic, work or personal issues. Provided by an external organisation. Available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Additional Benefits  

Additional Benefits  

  • Casual workplace
  • Flexible working hours
  • Showers
  • On-site bike racks
  • Members of the Cycle to Work scheme
  • Discount gym membership for employees of Illuminate Technologies.


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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • £18,585 p.a. + benefits
  • All grades
  • Year-long
  • Edinburgh, Scotland
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology

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