Accenture Technology Internship Program
Be yourself, make a difference.
We’re all about new ideas, new technology, new solutions and new talent. We want to give young professionals the opportunity to drive change with cutting-edge technology. What’s more, an internship at Accenture offers great possibilities to continue as a part-time or full-time employee.
We are looking for interns for Accenture Technology!
Accenture Technology provides application services, spanning systems integration and application outsourcing; intelligent platform services; cloud and infrastructure services; software engineering services and security services. As the largest independent technology services provider, we have a privileged position as a leading partner of many key players, including SAP, Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce and Workday.
Work with modern and relevant backend and frontend technologies or in a full stack role. In addition to this, we have data projects where you get to experience the true meaning of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) development. To be part of our team, we are looking for skills in the following:
Cloud platforms (AWS, Google or Azure)
Analyze and design organizations’ processes and systems, assessing the business model and its integration with technology. You assess current states, identify customer requirements and define the future state and/or business solution. It is all about research, gathering and synthesizing information. When working with requirements analysis, it is important to listen to the client and understand their needs.
As a tester, your work tasks include planning and execution of system testing. Is this team, you get to search for the “weak links” of the system and communicate with different teams. You will work in close collaboration with the client, our software developers and the requirements analysis team. As a tester, you might also work with test automation, where we use e.g. Robot Framework and Selenium.
For this position, we are looking for:
- A second- or upper-year student in a university or in a university of applied sciences
- Passion and drive to work with technologies in a project and team-oriented environment
- Basic understanding of the different steps of software development
- Analytical mindset and problem-solving skills
- Excellent communication skills (written and oral) in both Finnish and English
- Good technical writing skills with the ability to produce documentation and research solutions in Finnish and English
When can I apply?
Our all year-round internship is designed to work with your schedule, lasting from 1 to 4 months (as agreed together) in three possible groups. When applying, please specify your time preference in your cover letter (spring, summer or fall) and take note of the final application dates for each below:
Summer 2021 group
Please apply latest by January 24th for starting with the May/June group. Interviews will be scheduled in late February.
Fall 2021 group
Please apply by May 30th for starting with the September/October group. Interviews will be scheduled in June.
How do I apply?
Apply online and submit your CV, cover letter and grade transcripts. Please include in your cover letter: What time period you are interested in, when you can start and what are your key interests and skill areas (Software Developer, Requirements Analysis, System Testing). We will help match you with the most suitable role!
Please note that in order to eligible for the internship program, you need to have a valid work permit and permanent address in Finland.
What we offer at Accenture:
A friendly, diverse and dynamic team that welcomes your unique background, ideas and skills
Support for your continuous learning, from basic skills to the latest industry-specific knowledge
Designated coaches for mentoring and support during the internship
Extensive programs to boost overall wellbeing and life/work balance
Opportunities to make a difference such as through corporate citizenship initiatives, volunteering and Inclusion and Diversity networks
Get inspired about Accenture in Finland: https://www.accenture.com/fi-en/about/company/finland
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