Explore Sky: Software Engineering Black Heritage Digital Insight Week

Fancy ‘Springing into Tech’ with an insight week with the team that built the likes of Sky.com, Sky News, NOW TV and Sky Q?

We celebrate diversity because different people, with different perspectives make Sky a better business. Our customers are incredibly diverse, so we should be, too. That’s why we’re offering this Software Engineering insight week to candidates from a black heritage background.

Technology’s at the heart of everything we do, and we’re serious about supporting the next generation of talent. If you have a passion for coding and want to explore software delivery and programming principles this is the insight for you.

Apply for our insight week and we’ll give you behind the scenes access to our software engineering teams. This is your chance to see how Sky products and services are developed by one of the biggest agile teams in the UK. Sky products and services.
You don’t need a degree in computer science, but if you studied coding at university or code as a hobby then this is a great opportunity for you.

What you’ll do:

  • Experiment with coding virtually through our tech taster activities
  • An introduction to agile working, which is all about productivity and great results
  • Network with people working at Sky, from graduates to senior managers
  • Take part in skills sessions, designed to give you hints and tips to support you in your job application.

What you’ll get:
After this insight programme, you’ll be fully equipped with the information you need to consider a career in technology. We will give you the opportunity to apply for a 2022 summer internship or graduate scheme at Sky.

This digital insight week is taking place 29th March to 1st April 2021.

Who we’re looking for:
This Software Engineering digital insight week is targeted at students from a black heritage background. In addition, students must be in their 1st year of their undergraduate degree or 2nd year of a four-year degree.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply here. The closing date for applications is 14th March 2021. But things move quickly around here and may close early depending on applications received. Apply now to avoid disappointment!

Click on the Apply Now button to complete our registration form.

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