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Veteran Internship - Software Development

Primary Location Aylesbury, Additional Locations England, Slough Date posted 03/26/2019
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Job Title:

Veteran Internship Program, QA & Product Development

Work Location:

Aylesbury or Slough, UK

Role Overview:

At McAfee, we recognize that each employee’s unique experiences, perspectives and viewpoints play a critical part in helping us achieve our goal of creating products and services that engage and inspire our global customer base.  Our Return to Work: Veterans program is designed to strengthen the military veteran community at McAfee and allow veterans to gain valuable experience, education and exposure as they transition back into civilian life.  And because being a diverse and inclusive organization is not only the right thing to do, but also provides us a competitive business advantage, we have put things in place to foster diversity at all levels of our organization.

McAfee’s Return to Work: Veterans program is looking for talented and experienced military veterans who are transitioning into the civilian workforce after serving honorably in the military.  This is a 12-week paid apprenticeship in our Slough and Aylesbury Offices in the UK where you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of business specific projects, participate in targeted trainings, network and grow within our innovative and progressive cyber security industry.  In addition to providing the tools and support needed to transition into the civilian workforce, we are ultimately looking to grow our permanent McAfee family.

Company Overview:

With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building the best in class robust and scalable security products for consumer and enterprise customers. As industry top performers, we aim to develop optimized high performance system software solutions with high availability and reliability.

About the role:

  • The working environment is dynamic and very challenging, both in product and technology areas. The successful candidate will be a team player capable of working on the testing of complex software systems through their full Lifecycle
  • If you are passionate about the QA, Security and Product development domains, we are offering you a unique and great opportunity to build your career with us and gain experience working with high end network security Systems
  • Design and development of programs online, instructor-led, blended learning, classroom and supplemental training materials (i.e., user guides, videos, and job aids) that are functional, engaging, informative, and consistent with sound instructional design principles.
  • Utilize industry information, internal assessments, and other data to understand critical needs & opportunities and design initiatives to meet those gaps.
  • Partner with team members and stakeholders to ensure alignment of projects and initiatives.

About you: 

  • Recently transitioned out of military service
  • Available for FT work (with flexibility) from March– June 2019
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Strong communications skills
  • Strategic thinker with a can-do and creative mindset
  • Detail-oriented and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Passionate to learn more about the cybersecurity and technology industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong understanding of adult learning theory and learning styles with a global perspective
  • Experience leading end-to-end, instructional design process-based methodology (analysis, design, development, implementation, and evaluation) to create curriculum program
  • Strong public speaking and presentation skills
  • Ideal candidate should be able to respond quickly and positively to change and the challenges and opportunities it brings
  • Strong understanding of adult learning theory and learning styles with a global perspective a must
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office suite applications, including Word, Excel, Outlook.

Company Benefits:

Our corporate culture and values are central to McAfee’s philosophy. Every day we embrace a more diverse workforce and inclusive environment. We are encouraged to bring your true selves to work. Our wide range of social communities & programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits, all allow our employees to feel valued as people, while enjoying positive and challenging work. Check out more: Careers & Life at McAfee.    Perks include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs
  • Support for Community Involvement and Programs

Unleash your PowerJoin our Talent Network:  http://careers.mcafee.com/

Please note: while the program is designed to be a potential segue into a full-time opportunity, it is not a guarantee.  We want to ensure this is the proper fit for everyone and is dependent upon the individual’s performance/interest and the business’ need/availability.

McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Shift:

Shift 1 (United Kingdom)

Primary Location:

England, Aylesbury

Posting Statement:

McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

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