Network Summer Placement

Job Req ID:  5907
Posting Date:  04-Mar-2023
Function:  Summer & Industrial Placements

Sovereign Street, Leeds, United Kingdom

Salary:  23,500

You’re not just looking for a career, you’re looking to make a difference.


Millions of people rely on us every day to help them live their lives, power their businesses, and keep their public services running. We connect friends to family, clients to colleagues, people to possibilities. We keep the wheels of business spinning, and the emergency services responding. And we use the power of technology to help solve big challenges, like climate change and cyber security.


From day one, you’ll have a voice at BT Group. You’ll get stuck in to tough challenges, pitch in with ideas, make things happen. You won’t be alone: we’ll be there with help and support, learning and development. You’ll make great friends, discover new talents, and feel part of something exhilarating.


This is your chance to make a real difference to the world. Grab it.


About this role


Are you interested in being part of a team that shapes how customer networks are transformed to meet business challenges? What about being responsible for designing data network solutions for customers globally.


On our Network Design Professional Summer Internship, you’ll work closely with our customers ensuring we transform and provide a world-class network design and delivery experience, all whilst considering agreed timelines, cost and quality.


You’ll get the chance to work with experienced network designers, including our current graduates, to develop a full understanding of LAN/WAN network design and the individual components right through from initial design to implementation.


Throughout your internship, we’ll ensure you’ll develop your problem-solving, communication and design skills, which we think are critical in the world of BT Group and your future career.


Through the power of deploying telecommunication solutions, you can shape how our customers operate, provide services and ultimately achieve their business objectives – supporting our purpose of using the power of communication to connect for good.’




10 - 12-week summer internship. 




Manchester, Newcastle and Leeds


Some of our locations have fewer spaces than others. If we’ve filled all the roles in your preferred location, we might ask you to consider a role based somewhere else. 


Entry Requirements


You must be in the Penultimate year of your degree course, on track to achieve a 2.2 degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths (STEM) subject


About BT Group


BT Group is the global powerhouse behind EE, BT, Plusnet, and Openreach.


We value diversity and celebrate difference. We’ll encourage you to be yourself, whatever your background. As Philip Jansen, our CEO, says ‘We embed diversity and inclusion into everything that we do. It’s fundamental to our purpose: we connect for good.'


Whichever brand you’re working for, we’re all playing for the same team. And we all enjoy the rewards of being part of something bigger: the opportunities to explore new experiences, pursue different dreams, climb challenging career ladders, and try out different ways of working.


We’re always looking ahead. We don’t just sell broadband, and networks, and security, and thousands of clever things you’ve never heard of; in our Martlesham labs, we’re inventing the technologies of the future.


Four brands. One team, 100,000 strong. Together, we’re connecting the world. Come and play your part in building the BT Group of the future, one that will be net zero by 2030.