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European Student Placement Agency
6 Month Software Development internship (ALFDO3110) 2 positions, 2 locations
ESPA finds the best international interns for the best companies in the UK and Ireland. For each of our internships you will be provided with accomodation and commute during the full duration of your stay. Our service is free to students so hesitate no more and apply for the internship that suits you!
The Host Company
This company is leading the convergence of Electronic Content Management (ECM) and Business Process Management (BPM), helping create efficient connected processes which present content in context. More than 1,800 companies in 195 countries rely on this company, including leaders in financial services, healthcare, and the public sector. Since 2010, they have grown ~25% year over year on average, and have helped an increasing number of companies deal with challenges of the modern work place.
The host company is currently looking for a candidate to join their DevOps department, developing Electronic Content Management (ECM) and Business Process Management (BPM) tools. They offer a friendly, dynamic and inclusive working environment with like-minded, talented and passionate individuals. This is an exciting time for the company and presents candidates with an opportunity to join a rapidly expanding organisation involved in ground-breaking technology that is already changing the industry.
The ideal candidate will be communicative, self-motivated and quick to learn student or recent graduate who is looking for a challenging and rewarding internship in which they can put their knowledge into practice, whilst receiving training and support from the host company.
To contribute towards the development, maintenance and release of high quality deployment, configuration management and automation code to meet the needs of both internal and external customers.
1 position is in Maidenhead and 1 in Central London. The host company will make the decision of who works where.
Maidenhead is a large affluent town and stunning area in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, in Berkshire, England. It lies south of the River Thames (although at Maidenhead the river runs north-south so the town is in fact on its west bank). Maidenhead is 25.7 miles (41.4 km) west of Charing Cross in London (40 min by train to central London).
London is the capital and most populous city of England. London is a world cultural capital with a population of over 8 million.
How to apply
STEP 1) Please, register with us at http://www.espauk.com/students/register-with-us
STEP 2) Please, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the reference code ALFDO3110 attaching your CV as a pdf file. A cover letter is always helpful.
Are you eligible?
ESPA vacancies are open to all EU passport holders able to travel to the UK for an educational work placement, without the need for visa documents.
English should be B2/C1 minimum
A strong interest in full stack development and new technology
Ability to learn quickly and work with others
Logical thinker who likes a challenge
Computer Science, software Engineering or other related/relevant disciplines
Experience in the use of programming languages
Some experience or knowledge of LINUX, for example REDHAT, CENTOS or other
Ability to pick up new technologies
Clear written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of some of the following would be useful.
Familiarity with or awareness of Agile, Scrum or an appreciation of project management processes.
Knowledge of coding languages, for instance Python, Ruby or Java, C++ etc.
Some knowledge or awareness of any automated testing tool, such as Jenkins.
Knowledge or awareness of Amazon web Services (AWS)
Experience of Configuration Management Systems for example Chef, Puppet or Ansible
Experience of source Code Management Systems for example Git
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE CONTINUING.
ESPA or European Student Placement Agency is a recruitment agency whose goal is to find high quality internships for European students and recent graduates in the UK. We work closely with our host companies to ensure the positions provide the candidates with a great experience, both professional and personal.
REQUIREMENTS: ESPA vacancies are open to all EU passport holders able to travel to the UK for an educational work placement, without the need for visa documents. You need to be a registered student and/or have Erasmus+ status to be eligible for our internships.
Non-EU students can also apply if they are studying in the EU and can get the Erasmus+ grant.
Any student who is unsure of their situation should check with their university before applying.
BENEFITS: All ESPA’s services are free for students and alumni. The benefits are:
Paid Utility Bills (electricity, gas, water and council tax) + Internet Access
Commuter travel to work (accommodation will be found within an acceptable commuting distance from the workplace, if that requires more than a sensible walk then a bus/train ticket will be provided).
This will be sourced and managed on your behalf by ESPA. These benefits have an approximate value of 700€-1000€ per month (depending on location).
There is no salary over and above the benefits offered, unless specifically stated.
To know more, please visit: www.espauk.com
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