Intern Role Profile - MTC Lab Engineer

Name: Ben McGarry Which university/course: Bournemouth University – Forensic Computing and Security Job Title: MTC Lab Engineer Brief description of your job: Running the Edinburgh Microsoft Technology Centre and assisting with product demonstrations. Job on a day to day basis: Working with Microsoft Staff/Partners with setups for product demo’ …

Intern Role Profile - Program Manager

Dan Edwards Role : Program Manager Department : Bing Location : London Hey there, Im Dan and I currently work @ Bing London as a Program Manager My Background Originally from Cardiff I went to my local schools until University where I tried to move away to Stafford, that didnt work out so I …

Intern Role Profile - Business Services

Name: Becky Ferraro Role: User Experience and Visual Design Department: Services Location: TVP, Reading My Background Hey everyone, my name is Becky! I study Product design and technology at Loughborough University and am currently doing my placement year here at Microsoft. Technology has always interested me as I think the …

Intern Insights - Technical

Tracey Binnie Role: Lab Engineer University Course: Computer Systems and Networks, Edinburgh Napier University Job Role My name is Tracey Binnie, I’m a lab engineer and I look after the Edinburgh MTC (Microsoft Technology Centre).The MTC consists of an envisioning room, onsite datacentre and Lync Room System (LRS) …

Intern Insight - User Experience & Visual Design

Becky Bayliss Role: User Experience Intern University: Northumbria University – Design for Industry Hello! I’m Becky, a UX Design Intern in Microsoft Consulting Services (MCS). I have just finished my third year at Northumbria University studying Design for Industry – a four year sandwich course. My Role What do UX Designers …

Intern Insights - Software Development

Andy Johnson and the Copyright Infringement Role:Student Intern Core Search Dev UK Course:Computer Science – University of Newcastle Andy Johnson and the Developer’s Home Time flies, doesn’t it? Six months ago, in the city of Newcastle, a Computer Science student called Andy Johnson awoke in the cupboard …

Intern Insights - Technical Programme Management

Luke Marsden Technical Program Manager Intern – Bing BSc Computer Science – University of Reading Job Role Hey guys, I’m Luke and I am a current intern at Microsoft working as a Technical Program Manager for Bing Search Technology Centre Europe, based in London Victoria. Bing is a fantastic place to …

Intern Insights - Software Development

Raluca Georgescu Role:Software Developer Engineer Intern –Bing. University Course:BSc Web Technologies –University of Huddersfield. Job Role Hi guys! I’m Raluca and I’m an SDE intern in Bing, where I have the opportunity to work on the extremely interesting and complex code behind an ever growing search …

Role Insight: MTC Lab Engineer by Hussam El-Anis

Hi all, my name is Sam and I am a Lab Engineer at the Microsoft Technology Centre (MTC) in Edinburgh. As you’ve most probably guessed, it’s a techy role (yay!). Before I dive into what I do as a Lab Engineer, let me first explain what the Microsoft …

Role Insight: User Experience Developer – by Hemi Trenholm

Forgive me, for this bit sounds like an introduction on the first day of school but it must be written – my name is Hemi and my role as a Microsoft intern is a User Experience (UX) Developer within Microsoft Consulting Services (MCS). I study Computer Science at the University of …

Role Insight: Technical Support Engineer - by Stacey Roberts

Hi everyone! My name’s Stacey Roberts. I study computer science at the University of Leicester, and I’m a Technical Support Engineer for Microsoft Dynamics AX in the EMEA SMS&P Support department of Microsoft, based in Reading. Firstly, one thing to mention with Microsoft (as I’m …

Role Insight: Software Development Engineer in Test – by Kate Pearson

Hello :) My name is Kate Pearson andI am a Software Development Engineer in Test intern here at Microsoft. The department I belong to is called Games Test Organisation Europe. I know what you are thinking: that suddenly sounds a lot more exciting! Every role at Microsoft has something awesome …

ROB CLARKE - Premier Field Engineer

My first experience working for Microsoft began in 2005 as a technical intern, forming my 12 month year in industry for my degree; studying Internet Technology. During this time I worked as a Systems Engineer for MSN, helping administer the health and maintenance of the hundreds of servers that host …

I want to be a: SOFTWARE DEVELOPER!

Budding Software developers around the country are gearing up for their intern assessment centres at Microsoft UK. But what does a Software development intern do at Microsoft UK? Chris is a Software Development Engineerfor Microsoft Mediaroom. Chris is responsible for actual code that will be part of an real …

I want to be a: TECHNICAL CONSULTANT!

Assessment centres for next years group of technical consultants are about to start. We’ve had a few of this year’s technical consultant interns blog for us over the past few monthsand wanted to give you a refresher course on what being a technical consultant is all about! …

OLIVIA IFRIM, Software Engineering Development Intern

Hey! My name is Olivia and I’m a Software Engineering Development Intern at Microsoft.6 months into my internship and I’m still enjoying the sound of that as much as I did on my first day, if not more. A bit about myself, I’m studying Computer Science …

ALEX BIRCH - Software Development Engineer in Test

Hi, my name is Alex Birch. I’m a Software Development Engineer in Test interning at Microsoft Mediaroom. This is a division which concerns itself with television-related ventures, and presently our software powers the TV experience on Xbox (in countries which subscribe to this), and also on set-top boxes (such …

LIAM KIRWAN - Premier Field Engineer Intern

Hi everyone, my name’s Liam and I work as an intern in Premier Field Engineering. I’ve had a fantastic year so far and am really looking forward to seeing where the next 6 months with Microsoft will take me. I’m studying IT at Reading University, so the …

Lee Cowen - Consultant Intern

 Hello! My name is Lee, and I work as a consultant within Microsoft Consulting Solutions here in Reading. My department works with some of the biggest companies around the world to create bespoke solutions such as Windows and Windows Phone apps, back-end infrastructure, proof-of-concept publications and much more. Within just …