Solution Designer Intern Job at Ensono in Staines-upon-Thames
Reporting into the Solution Architecture team, you’ll join a client-facing team of Solution Designers, capturing, devising and pricing technical solutions for our clients. You’ll be involved in a progressive pre-sales technical team in a fast growing technology company.
This internship will be a great opportunity to:
- Develop your skills, both business and technical, and build some new ones
- Meet new people and grow your professional network
- Deepen your understanding of our business
- Learn how technology really works in practice – and what ‘The Cloud’ really means
- Experience our team culture and values
- Get involved in real life projects and add value to our business
- Gain valuable career experience, which will inspire your future career choices
We are looking for an individual who is excited by the prospect of applying theory into practice. You’ll be a driven, organised team-player who is interested in applying their passion for Information Technology in a fast-paced but practical, client-centric environment. The focus will be on giving you an opportunity to learn the complete lifecycle, from capturing requirements to final design.
Key Responsibilities and learning opportunities
Learn the fundamentals of IT managed services (Public and Private Cloud technologies such as VMware, AWS and Azure) and how it can transform a business.
Learn how hardware, software and services are used to create coherent designs.
Support our Solution Architects by capturing and documenting technical designs.
Take on responsibility for simple design and pricing work.
Learn about the lifecycle of a sales opportunity, from initial prospect to winning the business.
Learn the importance of client communication and effective requirement gathering technique.
Collaborate with other team members on departmental objectives and work/tasks.
Key participation in our Associate Shared Value initiatives including, Charity & Community team, Health & Wellbeing team, Events & Social team, Culture & Diversity team and Green team.
You must be enrolled on an undergraduate degree with a broad technical understanding of Information Technology or technical IT design that allows you to complete a 12-month placement starting in July 2019
You enjoy technology and people. You’re a quick learner and you are comfortable communicating with people on the phone or in person.
You have excellent communication, time management and problem-solving skills.
You possess a high degree of integrity, and the ability to work with confidential information.
High level of proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel.
Full work authorisation is required.
Align to our key values of reliability, curiosity, passion, collaboration and honesty.
In return for your expertise, enthusiasm and commitment, we will provide a fast-paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We are confident this placement will boost your career development opportunities and we look forward to the contribution you will bring to our team as we grow together.
Primary Location City/State:
Staines, UK, Middlesex
Additional Locations (if applicable):
Company Location: Staines-upon-Thames