BBC Cyber Security Undergraduate Placements 

We’re offering unique opportunities to develop your cyber security skills at the BBC.

Applications are now open for one year undergraduate placements starting in September 2016.

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The BBC, like other organisations around the world, is targeted by cyber-attacks. Hackers are very attracted to our digital doorstep and they’re trying to break in; we need to ensure that the BBC is a digitally secure place and our content is protected from compromise.

Our audiences demand the best from the BBC and our world renowned news journalism is highly respected for its accuracy and impartiality. The growth in social media means we need to adapt and evolve for our audience, and our content delivery routes need to be impregnable.

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EY Fraud Investigations & Dispute Services (FIDS) – Graduate roles open now

Careers in Assurance: making sure vital business information is accurate and reliable

EY is one of the most trusted, respected and influential organisations in the industry. As an assurance professional here you’ll have access to world-class training and all the latest information. Your work will follow a consistent, globally recognised methodology, and you’ll use leading edge support tools. Our Assurance practice is built around our core audit delivery but also encompasses a wide range of assurance services including Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services (FIDS), Financial Accounting Advisory, Climate Change and Sustainability and Commodity Trading Risk Management.

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GRB: Graduate Jobs in Computing Science, Internships, and Work Experience

Graduate Jobs in Computing Science, Internships, and Work Experience

Are you looking for graduate opportunities in your final year or information on work during your studies like placements, work experience and internships?

I am an official student representative for the Graduate Recruitment Bureau (GRB). GRB work with 100s of graduate recruiters of all sizes in all industry sectors across the UK, and have placed many graduates from Newcastle University.

They provide a unique student ‘matchmaking’ service: write in your degree course/location and they will set you up with companies for jobs, internships and work experience.

This is a great chance to be contacted by a large recruitment company and have them tell you about popular employers and the vacancies that are available.

So… sign up at:

Only takes 30 seconds to fill in, what have you got to lose?

Good luck with your career!

Charlotte Stokes

(Graduate, working as a GRB rep)

Student Summer Internships at Status – For Students and Recent Graduates

Student Summer Internships – Status

Status are offering 3 internship positions to students (or recent graduates) who are interested in a work experience summer placement at a digital agency. They are based in Hoults Yard in Newcastle.

The 3 positions are:

  • Digital Experience Intern
  • Software Developer Intern
  • Front End Developer Intern

The placement will last 4 weeks starting Monday 6th June 2016 (4 days each week – Monday to Thursday).

More details can be found at:

Students Union: IT and Media Assistant

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The Students’ Union seeks an enthusiastic IT Assistant to support all aspects of IT across the organisation, maintaining a 100+ network of PC’s, 13 iMac’s, printers, mobile devices & other equipment. They will also work with the Digital Marketing Coordinator on other IT and Digital projects such as the Staff Intranet.

A flexible, knowledgeable team worker with experience in Active Directory (creating GPO’s & modifying scripts), Microsoft Windows 7 onwards, MS Office (2010 onwards), Windows Server 2008 & 2012 and other enterprise software.  They will also be expected to advise on procurement of hardware & software and support audio visual equipment in conjunction with University AV Services as well as taking the lead on staff training and development on IT topics.

Deadline for receipt of completed applications is Friday 22nd April 2016. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 27th April 2016.   Commencement date w/c 2nd May 2016.

Follow the link above for more detail and to apply.