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You’re not just looking for a career, you’re looking to make a difference.
Millions of people rely on us every day to help them live their lives, power their businesses, and keep their public services running. We connect friends to family, clients to colleagues, people to possibilities. We keep the wheels of business spinning, and the emergency services responding. And we use the power of technology to help solve big challenges, like climate change and cyber security.
From day one, you’ll have a voice at BT Group. You’ll get stuck in to tough challenges, pitch in with ideas, make things happen. You won’t be alone: we’ll be there with help and support, learning and development. You’ll make great friends, discover new talents, and feel part of something exhilarating.
This is your chance to make a real difference to the world. Grab it.
💻 Software Engineering Summer Placement
Are you interested in being part of a team that turns cutting edge concepts into a reality? What about developing software systems that impact customers globally?
On our software summer placement, we’ll be getting you stuck into real life projects from day one, learning to work with the latest technologies. You could be learning languages like Python, Objective – C or Java, or you could be working on cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS and Google Cloud. You’ll need to be innovative and creative, working with our experts to create a real software solution for our customers. You never know, that new piece of software you help work on could go on to be a vital part of people’s day to day life.
You’ll get the chance to explore the full software development lifecycle, and find out what you like, and what you don’t. With such a wide range of projects on the go, from creating solutions for small businesses to nationwide government roll-outs, you can be sure your project will give you unique knowledge that you’ll be able to take back to university with you, and into your career beyond.
Want to be building something that’s got impact? BT Group can help you with that.
Our Software Engineering Summer Placement programme is available in the Global part of our business.
You must be in the Penultimate year of your degree course, on track to achieve a 2.2 degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths (STEM) subject.
Should you wish to be considered a permanent role with us after your placement please be aware that you'll be joining a specialist security team that is a trusted partner to governments worldwide, protecting critical national infrastructure and committed to the safety and security of our nation and global communities. This role will require you to gain and maintain a high level government security clearance
10 - 12-week summer placement
Cheltenham, Ipswich, London.
Some of our locations have fewer spaces than others. If we’ve filled all the roles in your preferred location, we might ask you to consider a role based somewhere else.
✅ About BT
BT Group is the global powerhouse behind EE, BT, Plusnet, and Openreach.
We value diversity and celebrate difference. We’ll encourage you to be yourself, whatever your background. As Philip Jansen, our CEO, says ‘We embed diversity and inclusion into everything that we do. It’s fundamental to our purpose: we connect for good.
Whichever brand you’re working for, we’re all playing for the same team. And we all enjoy the rewards of being part of something bigger: the opportunities to explore new experiences, pursue different dreams, climb challenging career ladders, and try out different ways of working.
We’re always looking ahead. We don’t just sell broadband, and networks, and security, and thousands of clever things you’ve never heard of; in our Martlesham labs, we’re inventing the technologies of the future.
Four brands. One team, 100,000 strong. Together, we’re connecting the world. Come and play your part in building the BT Group of the future, one that will be net zero by 2030.