When you join us on our industrial placement, you’ll gain experience of our Technology and Cybersecurity operations, while developing your expertise, and laying the groundwork for a successful career in emerging technology.

What to expect

Our 12-month industrial placement offers you hands-on experience within one of our core emerging technology areas.

You’ll have expert support from colleagues, as well as opportunities to use your own initiative to solve problems and drive projects forward. It’s designed to give you a real insight into what Liberty Global has to offer and you’ll be able to network and meet senior leaders from across the business.

To help you get the best out of your time with us, we’ll make sure you’re heading down the right path from the start. Your first few weeks will be spent with a range of experts providing insight into the Tech and Cybersecurity function of the business, and assessing and developing your functional  technology skills. We’ll give you all the tools needed to make the placement year a success. By the end, you’ll have gained extra confidence, skills and knowledge, which will help you finish your final year at university effectively.

Salary & Benefits

  • £30,000 per year
  • 25 days’ holiday each year
  • Season ticket loan
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Special rates on mobile, broadband, TV and home phone services
  • Ride to work and bicycle purchase schemes
  • Medical, health, dental, travel and disability insurance
  • And there’s much, much more including a range of personal and family benefits and a range of other discounts

What we look for

We’re looking for students that are highly motivated, hard-working, and eager to explore new opportunities. We accept applications from all degree backgrounds, although a background in Cybersecurity, Data science, Technology, Engineering is preferable. What we are looking for is applicants who have a growth mind set and genuine interest in working within  the emerging technology space.

Other qualities we would like to see in our students include:

  • Resilience
  • Curiosity
  • Confident enough to question

To be eligible for our placement programme you need to be doing a placement year as part of your Undergraduate degree course.

At Liberty Tech, we are constantly looking at innovative ways to improve our products and services and reach our sustainability goals. There are endless opportunities for professional and personal development, and Liberty Global has been an amazing place for me to make a positive impact at work.

Victor Beelen – Technology Graduate

Our Community

Our purpose is building Tomorrow’s Connections Today, and our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion vision is at the core of this. We believe in creating a culture that empowers our colleagues to achieve their potential and bring their whole selves to work every day.