Internship in Emerging Technologies


Become a trusted advisor to the world’s leading organizations as a Technology Consulting Intern. Bring your vision to life and help industry adapt to the changing world of business by building innovative solutions through insight. Start a career with Accenture Consulting and transform your ideas into reality. We are looking for intern(s) immediately (flexible start date), for a period of 4-6 months and 32-40 hours a week. Are you the perfect candidate?
Your job
Within Accenture’s Architecture and Emerging Technologies practice, you will be starting one of several exciting projects.
Building a prototype/proof of concept for streaming Triple A games into people’s living rooms using commodity devices such as the TV settopbox. Your deliverables include: architectural design required to enable streaming of high-end games to commodity devices; working proof of concept; feasibility assessment for applying your proof of concept at scale.

Developing a rapid prototyping process for Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality (VR/AR) proof of concepts in the business context. Your deliverables include: at least one prototype that resolves an existing business challenge on a VR/AR device; design for a repeatable process for rapid prototyping of VR/AR proof of concepts (e.g. using Unity); point of View paper/presentation on the applicability of VR/AR to the business context.

Researching the applicability of next generation facial recognition in the SmartOffice context. Your deliverables include: assessment of the latest available technologies; set of use cases for next generation facial recognition in the office space; working prototype for one of the use cases that proves the added value of these technologies.

We are happy to hear your suggestions on additional deliverables and/or research questions to shape your project together with you!

Your team
At Accenture Consulting we change businesses every day using our insights, knowledge and innovative ideas. We get to know our clients and their industries really closely, across our five areas of expertise: Communications, media and technology – Financial services – Health and public service – Products (including pharmaceuticals) – Natural resources and utilities.

Together with the world’s leading companies and our talented international colleagues, we take on the challenge of designing and implementing transformative business solutions, using the newest technology.

Your background

  • You’re a starter with a(n) (almost) completed Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in a technical direction, including an IT component;
  • Demonstrable affinity with Emerging Technologies such as the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Robotics, Video Solutions or Wearables;
  • Knowledge of programming languages and/or web technologies and/or Linux, Unix;
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills in English and Dutch which enable you to translate complex technical solutions into clear and structured solutions.

In addition, the following is a plus:

  • Knowledge of IT architecture methods, frameworks and methodologies;
  • Knowledge of Agile delivery methods, Scrum, Waterfall;
  • Experience with Emerging Technologies;
  • Experience with IT architecture;
  • Extracurricular experience.



Our offer
Within Accenture we offer you a work environment with a focus on your personal development, in which you will receive a lot of responsibility and will be guided by a team of experienced consultants. You will work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses. You will also receive a compensation and a laptop.



Interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.

Questions? Connect with Cato Beentjes, cato.beentjes@accenture.com.

Application process

Finding and applying for an internship can be both exciting as overwhelming - and we believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit.

Apply

Found a fitting internship? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

Assessment

Play a set of neuroscience-based games that objectively measures cognitive and personality traits to assess if you match the job. Remember, there is no right or wrong way to play the games - because every trait makes you a great fit for a specific job.

Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions, possible thesis, past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role and Accenture.

Offer

If we are both happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and interns and start your career at Accenture!