Placements - 2022/2023

Placements 2022/2023

We are offering a one-year, paid placement to students with a 'year in industry' as part of your degree course. 

For more information on Internships at eg technology, please see


eg technology are a product engineering design and development specialist based in Cambridge, UK. We create the next generation of medical devices and consumer products, making a positive difference to how people live.

At eg we engineer real products based on our collective engineering experience and innovative thinking, and have a great record of delivering inspiring and successful products across a wide range of market sectors. We know how to get products to market for our clients by specialising in industrial and mechanical design, human factors, electronic and software engineering, project management and quality assurance.

We value team work and collaboration. We are client-centric, open, honest and share our ideas, experience and knowledge across projects. This creates a supportive, enjoyable and relaxed environment for our valued team, which we are currently looking to grow. 

We are offering a one-year, paid placement to students as the ‘year in industry’ part of their degree course. We ensure our placements are given the high level of support, mentoring, direction and feedback that they need to advance their skills and broaden their knowledge.

Our placements work on interesting and challenging projects across different teams and disciplines to ensure a full and in-depth experience, helping them to secure future employment.


CVs will be accepted up until 28th February 2022 for a summer start.


We are looking to take on placements in any of the following areas:

  • Mechanical Design 
  • Electronic Design
  • Software Design
  • Human Factors / Industrial Designer
  • Human Factors Computer Interaction (HCI) 


If you are wondering how eg technology work with placements, visit our website –, where you can see some of what other placements have said about their experience with us.

If you would like a clearer understanding of what is involved in the relevant areas, please refer to the graduate vacancies page on our website (

Please visit our Careers Section to find out more about eg technology, career development of our staff, the benefits we offer and testimonies of why it is great working with us. Salary will be dependent upon the individual candidate’s expertise and experience. Interviews can commence at the earliest convenience.


You will be directed to eg technology-factorialhr

Please include in your application a covering letter explaining why you would like to work for eg technology, a CV and any supporting information.

We welcome international applications, but we are unable to offer sponsorship for work permits, so you will need to have the full right to live and work in the UK. Unfortunately, your application will be automatically rejected if you do not have these rights.

If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process, at either application or interview, please contact us on

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