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Industrial Placement IT Consultant - Remote

Location: UK - London, UK - Reading, UK - Manchester, UK - Edinburgh, UK - Hatfield, UK - Milton Keynes (old), UK - Mobile England | Job-ID: 187241 | Contract type: Fixed Term Contract | Business Unit: IT Consulting


Industrial Placement IT Consultant - Remote


Salary: £18,500
Start date: July 2023
Location: Remote (after the training period)

Contract type: 13 months


What’s it all about?

Are you an undergraduate in their second year of university and looking for a placement year within the IT industry? Are you ambitious, with a desire to succeed and would like to be part of an innovative global IT company that puts its people at the heart of what they do?  

If you do…we have an exciting opportunity for you.


We are a ServiceNow Elite Partner and work closely with our customers to transform their business processes across IT, HR, Customer Service & Automation. The ServiceNow marketplace continues to see tremendous growth and provides an incredible opportunity for talented graduates with a passion for web software development. This 13-month development programme, centred in the UK will give you a real insight into the industry and will prepare you for a successful future.


What you’ll be doing

Over the 13 months we will provide you with the essential skills and business acumen to help you to become a world-class IT Consultant and Software innovator professional, including:

  • Bring your web development skills to design and implement business portals that allow employees to be more productive
  • Unrivalled training and certifications to begin your career in our ServiceNow Centre of Excellence
  • Working alongside experienced Technical Consultants to create streamlined business workflows for medium to large enterprises
  • Exposure to a global corporate environment
  • Developing and strengthening your strategic thinking skills
  • Opportunities to network directly with our Sales, Projects, and Senior Management teams
  • Assigned mentors to ensure your personal and professional development
  • Working with our close-knit and supportive team with great harmony and collaborative spirit
  • Room for personal growth and support for career progression



Training Provided

Join an industry-leading training programme to immerse you in the ServiceNow ecosystem, building on your understanding of web systems development to create engaging experiences for our customers.


During your time with us we ensure your personal development. You will gain industry recognised certifications; ServiceNow Certified System Administrator, ServiceNow Certified Application Developer and Certified Implementation Specialist – IT Service Management.


An initial 4-month intensive training period, including:

  • Induction training with an overview of our diverse business and customers
  • ServiceNow Fundamentals, Platform Implementation and Scripting
  • ITIL processes for IT Service Management, Agile Development
  • Developing your own application in ServiceNow


Followed by a programme for months 3-6 to include: 

  • Secondments with Pre-Sales, Service Desk, and our Lead Consultants
  • Mentored involvement in first Professional Services project
  • And then growing on to involvement with our medium, large, and multi-national customers.


What are we looking for?

Enthusiastic and innovative graduates with a degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a similar discipline that includes Web Development. Plus, you’ll also have/be:


  • Demonstrable experience developing full-stack web systems, with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, *plus React, AngularJS and SQL DBs are also desirable
  • Be confident to put your own ideas into any task and be a self-starter
  • A team player who cares about best practice and the quality of what you implement
  • An individual who is collaborative, analytical, and methodical with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Displays a strong work ethic in a dynamic customer facing environment.
  • Has the ability and drive to work with new technologies and gaining good understanding of the customer’s aims


 What Computacenter can offer you

  • Opportunity to obtain industry recognised qualifications 
  • Fantastic future career prospects, on successful completion of the programme, you will be offered a role as an IT Service Manager 
  • Involvement with our internal Future Talent community employee where you have the chance to influence change on business, through areas such as gender, culture, wellbeing, and sustainability 
  • Assigned to a senior mentor, business coach and a buddy to support you throughout the programme and beyond 
  • Flexible employee benefits scheme, corporate discounts from well-known retailers, a great employer pension and great work life balance arrangements 
  • The opportunity to work for a company that are leading the way with their sustainability Strategy: ‘Winning Together for our People and our Planet’ and who also help customers to meet their sustainability objectives through some of our solutions, helping driving change on a global scale.   


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Current information for our applicants
Join us and you will be joining an exciting and inspiring work environment where our can-do culture will empower you to actively shape our digital future. All while you build an amazing career! Our business is technology, but fundamentally we’re people dealing with people. Our interest in our talented people is genuine and extends beyond just their skills and experience. To us, your personality, character and perspective equally matter, and we know that our people do their best work for our customers when they bring their authentic selves to work. Here, at Computacenter, people really do matter!


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services. We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.

We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.

Interested in joining a company with a strong sense of community?
We’re growing. We’re hiring. We encourage. We empower. We support.

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