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Software QA Summer Intern - Undergrad in United Kingdom

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing! We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Job description

The Role

The Proofpoint Essentials QA Engineering team implements approaches to enhance software quality across multiple projects.  This involves planning and implementation of functional and non-functional testing across the project/features.  These activities include testing new product features, identifying and logging bugs/enhancements, retesting fixed bugs, automation testing development to improve bug fixing and regression activities. The QA team works within engineering teams, development, DevOps and UX to contribute to improving and enhancing the overall quality of products and features provided by Proofpoint. The QA team designs, implements and executes Automated tests across multiple technologies in our product platform.

Before your internship is set to begin, an area of test that is not currently covered will be identified. Possible areas may be Automated API, Archive, or a new projects which is created on a quarterly basis. Over the course of your internship you will focus on this test area and work to implement improvements.


What you'll bring to the team

  • Problem solving skills

  • Comfortable working in a team environment

  • Good planning and organizational skills

  • Basic level of software development / scripting

  • Communication skills


Candidate Profile


You have the ability and interest in working full time (40 hours/week) in our Belfast, NI office and are currently on track to achieve 2:1 degree classification upon graduation (2020 new college grads also eligible). This summer internship is scheduled to run for 11 weeks from June – August 2020. 


Launch your #LifeAtPFPT


As a customer focused and driven-to-win organization with leading edge products, there are many exciting reasons to join the Proofpoint team. We believe in hiring the best the brightest and cultivating a culture of collaboration and appreciation. Our interns are highly valued, and we strive to ensure all interns are provided with a meaningful work experience, as well as projects that are relevant to our interns’ interests. As we continue to grow and expand globally, we understand that hiring the right people and treating them well is key to our success! We are a multi-national company with locations in 10 countries, with each location contributing to Proofpoint’s amazing culture!

Extra information

Education Level
United Kingdom
Type of Contract
Internships, Graduate Internship
Type of Job
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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