Job Details


Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2021-11-04 00:00:00


IT Placement opportunities 2022

  • About Us


    The world isn’t standing still, and neither is Allstate. We’re moving quickly, looking across our businesses and brands and taking bold steps to better serve customers’ evolving needs. That’s why now is an exciting time to join our team. You’ll have opportunities to take risks, challenge the status quo and shape the future for the greater good.


    You’ll do all this in an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards – a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as one team in service of our customers and communities.


    Allstate operate a very flexible hybrid working policy that will allow you to design your working week in collaboration with your manager with a blend of remote and office working for NI based employees as well as condensed working patterns (4 day week/9 day fortnight). Employees based in GB will be employed on a permanent remote working contract.


    Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance. 


    Your role in the team


    We have year-in-industry placement opportunities starting in summer 2022 for the best IT undergraduates in a range of cutting-edge technology areas such as:


    • Development
    • XP
    • Mobile
    • Security
    • Machine Learning/ Artificial Intelligence
    • Infrastructure
    • Production Support
    • Testing
    • Data


    So, what are the essential criteria to apply?


    • All candidates must evidence an existing right to work in the UK
    • Expected to complete second year of a relevant IT related degree course by end June 2022 (or third year for relevant IT degrees). 
    • Candidates must be currently sitting on a 2.1 average to date or a Commendation, if completing a master’s degree.
    • Applicants must provide a full list of module marks from their first year, and any current year to date, at application stage. Failure to do so will result in the withdrawal of the application.
    • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Availability to travel to the US if required.


    *Should we receive an unprecedented level of applications, we reserve the right to heighten our shortlisting criteria. *



    Placement Students who successfully complete their one-year placement with Allstate Northern Ireland may be made conditional offers of permanent employment with Allstate at the end of their placement. These positions will commence post-graduation and will be subject to the student securing a minimum 2.1 classification in their IT degree or a Commendation in their Master’s Degree.



    What we offer


    As Digital DNA’s Workplace of the Year 2020 winners, we offer a generous benefits package that includes flexible annual leave entitlement, dental and healthcare insurance, an attractive pension package and discounts on gym memberships, public transport and parking.


    Allstate invests heavily in your development, as an employee you will have access to multiple world-class learning platforms and courses from our award-winning in-house Learning & Development team.


    We pride ourselves in providing clear career paths and opportunities for internal mobility allowing you to further develop within the organisation.


    We encourage a better work life balance and you’ll have the opportunity to apply for various flexible working arrangements.




    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities


    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.


    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.


    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.


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    The closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday 4th November 2021