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2020 IT Intern - 12 months Placement

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Job Description

Arm architects the pervasive intelligence that is transforming our daily experience. Our chips and device architectures orchestrate the performance of the technology that makes modern life possible. For the past 25 years, we have been at the forefront of innovation in collaboration with our partners and customers bringing ground-breaking technology to market. Arm-based chips are integrated into millions of devices annually. Our vision is of increase purpose and meaning and we are growing to meet our vision of a secure, integrated and hyper-connected world.

What do we need from you?

We're looking for University students who need a placement year and are self-motivated, inquisitive and aren't afraid to push the boundaries. If you're bright and like to think creatively, we'll give you all the coaching and support you require to reach your potential. In order to be considered, you will need to be on track to receive at least a 2:1 (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant degree subject and:

  • You take an organised approach to planning and prioritising your own workload when faced with multiple priorities simultaneously

  • You have solid communication and presentation skills

  • You are a self-starter and are self-motivating

  • You have an aptitude for learning and problem solving

Job Requirements

Job description and requirements

Our 1 year intern placement offers opportunity for a dedicated year in an area in IT, including:

  • List clearly on your cover letter or CV which area of IT (per below descriptions) you are applying for , and why:

  • IT Software Development

  • Business Analysis and Scrum

  • Service Operations

  • Security

  • IT Software Development

Below are some examples of some of the roles that you will undertake as part of the Intern placement :

IT Software Development

  • Front-end Developer

  • Full Stack Web Developer

  • Functional Tester

  • API Developer

You'll build capabilities, and learn:

  • HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, and principles of responsive web design.

  • Back-end applications and API development experience in Java / SpringBoot / Mulesoft

  • To build high quality code and test it at different levels (unit, functional and regression)

  • To build secure, flexible and reusable web applications

  • Modern application infrastructure, such as Virtualisation, Docker containers, Infrastructure as Code and cloud services (IaaS, PaaS,Saas)

  • Continuous integration (CI) and deployment (CD) practices and to use the appropriate tools like Jenkins and / or TeamCity.

Agile Delivery

Agile Delivery focuses on these main capabilities:

  • Commercial Awareness - we will build your corporate awareness by helping you understand the 'bigger picture' and how what Arm IT delivers fits into the wider Arm agenda

  • Stakeholder Management - you will learn how to; manage stakeholders with conflicting priorities, handle the expectations of key parties and choose the best techniques to use when communicating with people at all levels

  • Data Management - we will teach you how we manage data, analyse data, and how we use data to show our progress

  • Process modelling - we will give you the tools to capture requirements accurately and relay them backto our development teams to ensure product delivery is accurate

  • Communication Skills - Agile is all about delighting our customers, communication is key to this, you will have the opportunity to improve your, written, verbal and nonverbal communication skills, using a number of platforms and communication tools

The above capabilities will be developed in a variety of roles such as (but not limited to!):

  • Scrum Master

  • Portfolio Analyst

  • Business Change Analyst

  • Business Analyst

  • Delivery Analyst

  • Agile Coach

  • UX

Service Operations

Service Operation's aim is to make sure that IT Services are delivered effectively and efficiently to our customers and partners. These services can range from desktop hardware and infrastructure services such as Networks and storage, all the way being part of the team who partner with our strategic outsourced partners who provide our Service Desk and other core services.

You'll build capabilities in:

  • Service Design

  • Service Governance and Integration

  • Service Integration and Management

  • Infrastructure Services

  • Project Management

  • Service Management

  • Commercial Awareness


Are you passionate about playing a part in building a world-class information security program? Do you want to help safeguard a global tech company from the latest cyber threats? Can you help meet challenging security and compliance requirements? Arm's Enterprise Security team is seeking bright enthusiastic intern s that are excited to be part of a rapidly growing team in a fast-moving cyber-security world.

What will you learn as a Security Intern ? You will gain experience in the following areas:

  • Governance, Risk & Compliance

  • Threat and Vulnerability Analysis

  • Security Architecture

  • Assurance

  • Detect & Respond

  • Security Platform Operations

Core beliefs

At Arm, we are guided by our core beliefs that reflect our rare culture and guide our decisions, defining how we work together to defy ordinary and shape extraordinary:

We not I

Take daily responsibility to make the Global Arm community thrive

No individual owns the right answer. Brilliance is collective

Information is crucial, share it

Realise that we win when we collaborate and that everyone misses out when we don't (what does collaborate)

Passion for progress

Our differences are our strength. Widen and mix up the pool of people you connect with

Difficult things can take unexpected directions. Stick with it

Make feedback positive and expansive, not negative and narrow

The essence of progress is that it can't stop. Grow with it and own your own progress

Be your brilliant self

Be quirky not egocentric

Recognise the power in saying 'I don't know'

Make trust our default position

Hold strong opinions lightly

How to Apply

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' We look forward to hearing from you! Start date for this role is September 2020 .

Please make sure you l ist clearly on your cover letter or CV which area of IT you are applying for, and why :

WeareanEqualOpportunityEmployeranddonotdiscriminateagainstanyemployeeorapplicantforemploymentbecauseofrace, color ,sex,age,nationalorigin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. Arm's benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment.

  • Annual Bonus Plan
  • Discretionary Cash Award
  • Group Personal Pension Plan with enhanced company contribution
  • Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insurances
  • Holiday, 25 days annual leave with option to buy an additional 5 days per year
  • Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-year of service
  • Volunteering, One (1) paid working day each year (TeamARM)
  • Varies by location: cycle to work, free car parking, gym on site, team and social events
About Arm

ArmĀ® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world's most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving Arm innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.

With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace.

About the office

At our global HQ in Cambridge, England we house the majority of our engineering and our corporate groups that deliver our extraordinary success. As a world-renowned university town, Cambridge boasts both a beautiful countryside and a historical town center. Local activities include punting on the River Cam and the many museums that reside within Cambridge University.

Cambridge, UK - Global HQ
Arm Ltd.
110 Fulbourn Road
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