If you want to experience what it’s like to work at the very heart of BT then our Research and Innovation summer placement is for you. Innovation is in our DNA and our teams are always working to explore how we can meet the needs of our global customers now and in the future.

We’re linked up with some of the best and brightest minds of Silicon Valley, MIT and Cambridge - to name just a few - working on innovations in novel networking technologies (especially optics, quantum and future wireless technologies), IoT and Big Data, novel computing architectures, future TV and media, security & cybersecurity and applications of artificial intelligence including scheduling, planning and machine learning.

Throughout your placement with us you’ll work on a variety of projects, always developing your skills and experience and taking on more and more responsibility.

Entry requirements

You should be in the penultimate year of a relevant undergraduate degree course and on track to achieve a minimum 2.1. 




£18,200 per annum, pro rata.