Product Design Year-Long Placement
Cambridge, United Kingdom
TTP is an independent technology company where designers, engineers and scientists collaborate to develop new products and technologies. Working across a wide spectrum of industries including healthcare, telecoms, industrial and consumer, TTP creates breakthrough solutions that bring real value to our clients. We work with some of the world’s largest and most successful companies, as well as some of the smallest and most ambitious.
A placement at TTP presents the opportunity to join us for a year and work within our development teams. You will contribute to exciting live client and internal TTP projects to get hands-on, practical experience and learn more about what a career within the world of a product development consultancy looks like. As TTP is a multi-disciplinary, collaborative environment, you will work alongside talented designers, engineers, and scientists, getting to learn from them, whilst also making your own mark on projects.
We are looking for students who are ready to create their own opportunities within TTP. You will be based in our Healthcare team and work across an exciting range of projects that can have real world impact. You’ll be expected to contribute to concept development and visualisation, Human Factors and UX design activities but also encouraged to participate in all areas of the development process.
Experience the day-to-day reality of a career with one of Europe’s leading technology business and get a real appreciation of all aspects of the product development process while developing the skills required in industry.
- Studying towards a 1st or 2:1 in product or industrial design
- A proven interest in user centred product development
- Enthusiastic and curious in nature. We want people who love to learn and get to the heart of a problem – and who do so enthusiastically!
- Self-motivated, with the ability to take your own initiative and seek out new responsibilities, as well as to work well collaboratively within a team
- An ability to be both creative and to make things work
To apply please upload a CV and your design portfolio. You can upload your portfolio under ‘additional upload’. Please make sure we receive your application by midnight on Sunday 14th February 2021.
TTP is an employee-owned business operating from pleasant surroundings on our own Science Park in Melbourn, South Cambridgeshire. Our working culture encourages entrepreneurship, shared ideas and technical collaboration, while providing you the freedom to do your best work.
This is a paid internship, with TTP’s flat structure providing you with the opportunity to take on significant responsibilities.
Other benefits include 25 days’ annual holiday (pro rata), plus bank holidays; lunchtime activities on offer, such as Zumba, football and the TTP rock band; discounts and memberships to local sports facilities and the theatre; access to a cycle to work scheme.
Should you have any questions regarding the internship or the offered salary, please feel free to get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org.