17 Apr, 2019

Software Development Internship Program (Placement Year)

  • Micro Focus
  • London, UK
Internship Software Engineering

Job Description

Job Description:


About us


In a dynamic market environment where technology transforms businesses and industries at an unprecedented pace, Hewlett Packard Enterprise builds on our rich heritage of innovation and industry leadership in infrastructure, services, software, and financial services.

We don't just believe in the power of technology, we believe in the power of people when technology works for them. We believe in applying new thinking and ideas to improve the way our customers live and work.


Our Software Development Internship Program


Join our Software Development Internship Program, designed to create successful professionals and offering real responsibilities from day one. You will have an essential role in the full lifecycle development of the most advanced products and solutions and work alongside some of the greatest minds in the industry.

Possible career paths in our Software Development Internship Program include:

  • Software Development
  • Systems & Software Engineering
  • Cloud
  • SQA Engineering
  • Cyber Security
  • Application Development


We recruit top students from the best universities around the world to help us transform the world. We give students the opportunity to join a leading IT company and gain invaluable experience in a highly dynamic, fast-paced, professional working environment and the chance to develop the skills you have gained at university in a real business environment.

It all begins with an on-boarding course where you’ll get to grips with our business and how you fit into it. You will participate in trainings, attend workshops, work on projects and undergo intensive professional and project management training in order to prepare you for your new role. Straight away, you'll be working with people who are experts in their field. As a valued part of the team, we’ll expect you to give your insight and opinion, and make a real contribution to our business.

We’re developing solutions with tomorrow in mind. Create the future of IT with us!



In order to be eligible for our Software Development Internship Program, you must be completing an undergraduate Computing or Engineering related degree that requires (or has an option for) a year’s industrial placement.  Also, you must be on track to receive a 2:1 or higher.

In addition to above educational requirements, you must be eligible to work in the UK and be available to commence the placement at the beginning of July 2017 for 13 months.



  • Any experience in the following languages is desirable: assembly code or any other embedded system development; C, C# or C++; Java; Python
  • Interest in any of the following areas is desirable: Computer architecture, Concurrent programming/multi-threading, Embedded systems, Linux, Networks and communications
  • Knowledge of Operating Systems principles
  • Strong team working skills
  • Effective time management
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office tools
  • Good attention to detail and effective initiative
  • A can-do attitude and willingness to leave your comfort zone