The Developer Relations Division supports world-leading game developers and publishers to ensure they have the tools and support required to make great computer games on Intel products. We have an exciting opportunity available for an intern to support the Gaming Account Management team, which works directly with developers and publishers within the Games industry.
This 13 month internship would suit a highly motivated student with a high proficiency in technology and an avid interest in computer games. This represents an opportunity to make a significant contribution to some of the world's best computer games available on PC, VR and in the eSports arena.
Roles and responsibilities will be tailored to suit the successful candidate's experience and background but may include:
Analysis and data mining of emerging market eco-system trends.
Identifying and researching games and applications that would be ideal for Intel's products including desktop PCs and Notebooks.
Liaising with internal global teams to identify and track mutually beneficial cross-promotional opportunities.
Analytical reporting on opportunistic marketing engagements.
Provide administrative and operational support including logistics planning and CRM suites e.g. Salesforce.
There could be an additional opportunity to grow to cover the following responsibilities depending on progress and ability: Work with game developers, discovering their portfolio, introducing them to Intel's road map and finding ways to work together.
This is a 13 month fixed-term placement suitable for students currently studying a degree course in relevant disciplines, and is targeted at students enrolled in a bachelor's degree which includes a year in industry. You should be a self-starter and exceed our expectations, and your own.
Additional attributes include:
Studying either Business Development, Games Development, Computer Science or other relevant degree course
Sound knowledge of the computer games industry
Experience in various methods of gaming e.g. PC, eSports, VR
Comfortable travelling for meetings and industry events
Report and present analytical information to a wide audience
Ability to recognize marketing opportunities
Organize workload and see things through to completion
Good communication, presentation and project management skills
Comfortable testing pre-release software on Windows
Cope working in a self-directed environment
Proficiency in written and spoken English
Inside this Business Group
The Intel Software and Services Group (SSG) connects Intel to the worldwide software community. SSG strives to bring competitive advantage to Intel platforms by helping independent software vendors, operating system developers, OEMs, channel members and systems integrators deliver exceptional customer value and achieve differentiation on Intel® processor technologies. SSG provides global leadership to the software community through its technical expertise, industry enabling activities, and developer products and programs.