June 28, 2022

Industrial Placement - Software & Data Science

Nottingham (Hybrid)

  • Full-time


Looking for some paid professional experience, alongside saving the planet?*

Join ONYX Insight for your placement year and you can do all of these (*further work may be required to completely save the planet!).

We’re offering industrial placements in our Software & Data Science team to help build software that helps the wind energy industry cheaper and more efficient.


You’ll be embedded within a team of experienced developers, data scientists, designers, testers, and dev ops engineers, not to mention all the engineering experts in the wider business, and your work will be used by some of the world’s largest companies, all around the globe.


  • Someone bright, enthusiastic, and motivated.

  • Working towards an undergraduate degree in a software engineering, physics, maths, similar degree.

  • An aptitude and enthusiasm for programming & data.


  • Salary of £20 - £21k depending on role
  • Real, hands-on experience of the software development lifecycle from design to deployment and beyond
  • A friendly, welcoming and socially active team
  • A great Nottingham University campus location
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Flexible working environment
  • SIPP Pension Scheme
  • Company performance bonus
  • Medical insurance (BUPA)
  • Life assurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Udemy for Business E-Learning
  • Active and well-resourced social committee

You must have the right to work in the UK & be based within a commutable distance to our office in Nottingham.

We actively encourage applications from under-represented groups in the STEM sector.

About ONYX Insight

We bring sensing, analytics and engineering together.

Part of the bp family since 2017, ONYX Insight is an award-winning global, renewable, technology business. We bring unbiased predictive analytics underpinned by real-world engineering expertise to owners and operators of renewable energy assets via 7 global offices and 10 patents.

We provide industry leading predictive analytics and wind turbine monitoring services underpinned by strong engineering expertise.

Our solutions deliver increased energy production and reduced operations & maintenance costs, enabling wind turbine operators to minimise unplanned downtime and maximise investment returns.