Pre Sales IT Summer Undergraduate Internship in London, South East England, UK

Employer: University of London (T/A Careers Group)

Location: London, South East England, UK


Salary: £10.20 per hour

Are you currently studying towards an IT, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering Finance or related degree AND have the satisfaction of working with a market leader that is powering financial markets?
IPC is the technology and service leader that powers the financial markets globally. We meet the Communication, Compliance and Network Solution needs of global financial institutions. We help clients anticipate and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional services and comprehensive technology.
As the industry leader IPC's global financial community includes over 6,000 market participants in 700 cities across six continents. Through service excellence, long-developed expertise and a focus on innovation and community, we provide agile and efficient ways for our customers to accelerate their ability to adapt to the ever-changing requirements for advanced data networks, compliance and collaboration with all counter-parties across the financial markets.

At IPC, we are committed to attracting, nurturing and promoting diverse talent across our workforce and fostering a sense of belonging within our employee family.

About IPC

For over four decades, IPC Systems, Inc. has delivered innovative, secure and compliant technology and connectivity solutions to financial market participants globally.

From the largest investment banks to high-growth hedge funds, from established markets to emerging tigers, we are passionately committed to providing the essential and seamlessly aligned technology and network services that enable the business of the trading and brokering community - however, wherever and whenever trading takes place.

The Role

IPC are currently looking for an intern for the summer of 2018 to expand on their pre-sales functions within the Customer Solutions team department. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a passion for learning new skills and technologies.

Project Overview

Research projects to help further and better the understanding of IPC Customer Solutions in our sales function into the financial markets.

Project Responsibilities

Obtaining technical understanding of why customers want to use virtualisation technology, the differences in technology, and the use cases.

A successful outcome will consist of a resource for IPC Solutions to use globally to further our understanding of:

1) What components consist of these technologies

2) What the industry standard configuration is for these technologies

3) Why customers adopt these technologies from a technical standpoint

4) What advantages there are for customers to start moving equipment from physical to virtual {TCO, etc.)


Pulling together training materials for;

IPC customers solutions to understand web technologies. These should consist of:

* HTML 5

* WebRTC

* AWS Architecture

Helping Customer solutions understand and to be able to vocally communicate the advantages of these technologies.

The outcome will be a set of training materials that:

1) Can be used to train IPC Customer Solutions Globally

2) Can be used by Customer solutions to train sales

3) Can be adopted by customer solutions when answering RFI/RFP questions from our financial market customers

About you

Currently studying towards an IT, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering Finance or related degree
Good understanding of technology, but also be able to creatively produce white papers and materials to help in the knowledge transfer to other people
Working with others in a team environment
Commitment to providing a high quality customer-focused service delivery
Strong planning, organising and prioritising abilities

Why work for IPC?

The satisfaction of working with a market leader that is powering financial markets
The opportunity to join a growing, passionate international team in 60 countries around the globe
Ranked 32 in FinTech Top 100 Technology companies
Award-winning products and services
Committed to giving back to local communities

Please note that CoSector, on behalf of IPC, is managing the recruitment for this role. Please do not contact IPC directly; all enquiries must come through the CoSector's internships team. Any applications sent to IPC directly will not be accepted.
?Salary: Competitive

Required Skills:


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