What is Technology Consulting at EY?

Our job is to understand what technological challenges our clients are facing, and then find the best solutions to help them improve how they work. Our teams specialise in a range of skills from those with existing programming expertise to those from an unrelated background but the desire to learn. It’s about being tech-savvy and great with people.

Applications are open.

What will you be doing?

  • Working across a range of industries to address technology challenges for our clients
  • Building your knowledge of data analytics, robotics and emerging technologies like blockchain
  • Using your tech knowledge and business experience to recommend the best solutions for our clients
  • Helping our clients to put in place organisation-wide transformation programme changes
  • You’ll also be expected to be flexible and spend large proportions of your time away from your office.

Are you eligible to apply?

We're looking for students that have a passion and interest in technology and if you’re in your penultimate year of university, studying for an honours degree (in a STEM subject or Computer Science) that includes a one-year placement, this programme is for you.

You’ll also need a minimum of Level 2/GCSE (or equivalent) in English Language & Maths, and three A-levels, 5 Highers or equivalent. 

 

 

Business skills training

You'll have access to a broad suite of learning resources to develop your consulting and technical skills including our EY Badges programme which offers structured learning leading to accreditation in a range of of subject domains including programming, data visualisation and blockchain.

£ competitive pro rata salary

One-year

programme

What’s it like?

From developing augmented reality prototypes to introducing clients to technology that can improve their business, Lauren’s work on an industrial placement is never dull.

How’s it structured?

Your year starts with an EY induction and then you’ll join teams, working on real client projects. By the end of the placement, you’ll have a head start in your graduate career and big ideas about how you could be leading the client projects you’ve been part of. Plus, you’ll have learned a lot from your colleagues and growing network. Best of all, if you do a great job you may be offered an Analyst role on completion of your degree.

Meet our people

A technology career

James’ career in technology all started one summer in Audit at EY. Your career path could be just as direct – or diverse.

New challenges every day

Variety is the spice of life, or work, for Rhian. Since starting at EY, she’s not only developed key IT skills, but her presenting and coaching skills, too. “I’m bringing my whole self to work,” she says.

Building a well-rounded career

Technology is the driving force behind most change in organisations, says Georgina, an EY graduate. The skills she’s learning are very relevant for the future workplace.

What about the extras?

From access to FlexEY’s benefits programme to generous pension plans – there are lots of perks to being on an industrial placement at EY.

Where do you want to be?

We currently offer the Technology Consulting industrial placement in Belfast.

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