🚀 Internship

Summer Intern - Technology innovation



Oct 7

🚀 Off-cycle


Rolling basis


Choose to join bp and you’ll be on the front line of the energy transition to net zero carbon, collaborating with world-class technologists, engineers, and disrupters to reimagine energy and carve out a career packed with purpose, passion, and learning.

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Area of Responsibilities

Software Engineering


Digital Science and Innovation (DS&I) applies leading edge digital capabilities to the energy transition challenge. Our measure of performance is the business adoption of new digital technologies. Although relatively small, DS&I is world class in reach, processes, activities, and results. It works with external organisations, from academia, start-ups, and big tech companies, and consequently operates across the full context of external digital and business innovation. Examples of the range of frontier technologies we work with include AI, robotics, quantum, distributed ledger, and digital twin.At bp, we support our people to learn and grow in a diverse and exciting environment. We believe that our team is strengthened by diversity. We are committed to encouraging an inclusive environment in which everyone is respected and treated fairly.As a new graduate (or an intern), you will help shape the future of bp, as part of a team which combines innovation, business development and relationship management. You will be working with highly technical people engaged in leading edge innovative activities that can be inherently entrepreneurial and unstructuredWe are looking for people who like working at-pace and love to think creatively. On joining you will;Be embedded in the digital science team responsible for the identification and application of range of emerging digital technologies.Learn new technologies, platforms, approaches, and techniques and what drives digital innovation.Experiment with new technologies and learn to identify new innovative business solutions.We will help you along your way, but you possess a spark that drives you forward and are energized by operating with a degree of autonomy!
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To apply for this role, you'll need a 2:1 degree, or equivalent, in computer science or STEM subjects including Maths, Statistics or various engineering or science degrees.You’ll also need to be in your penultimate year of study, or in your final year but continuing your education with a master’s degree in the next academic year.Ability to rapidly grasp new concepts, achieve a high-level familiarity with new technologies and sense their applicationAbility to translate ideas and concepts into business opportunities and successful technology adoptionsStrong entrepreneurial drive and curiosity; persistence in following up opportunitiesProblem solving skills to meet demanding challenges that don’t readily lend themselves to traditional digital solutions.Teamwork skills and willingness to actively help others.Ability to communicate and influence others.
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Education requirements

2:1 or Higher
Penultimate Year
Final Year