Spaces available for Summer & Fall 2022! Explore options
IT

IT

Virtual IT internships, customized to your own interests to set you up for a rewarding IT career. Internships are available in exciting companies in Spain, ranging from software development, programming, web optimization, UX design, cybersecurity, app development and more.

Internship Highlights:
  • Gain real world IT experience in an area relevant to you
  • Learn about cutting edge tech systems, online features and technologies from experienced IT professionals
  • Gain international experience while interning remotely from home without having to travel
Type of host organizations:
  • IT consulting firms
  • Startups
  • Fintech companies
  • Software firms
  • Digital marketing firms
  • Data analysis firms
Apply Now
Everything arranged for you from US$948
Available year-round, start when you like
Intern part-time or full-time from anywhere
Choose your duration: 100, 200 or 350 hours
Personal online orientation & coaching
Gain academic or course credit
Get job-ready with our Experiential Learning Curriculum
Internships align with UN Sustainable Development Goals
Eligibility requirements and Associated career paths
Eligibility requirement

At least one year of relevant college/university study in Information Technology, Information Sciences, Engineering or a related field.

Language requirements

This internship is conducted in English.

Associated career paths

IT consultant, IT Technical Support Officer, IT Sales Professional, Software Engineer, Analyst (i.e. UX, Applications, Cyber Security, Data, Systems, Business), Database Administrator, Information Systems Manager, Applications Developer, Network Engineer, Web Content Manager

Internship details

Virtual IT internships, customized to your own interests to set you up for a rewarding IT career. Internships are available in exciting companies in Spain, ranging from software development, programming, web optimization, UX design, cybersecurity, app development and more.

This is a remote internship, that you can undertake from home. Click here to view in-country Computer Science & IT internships, if you would prefer to intern abroad.

Valencia has a flourishing technology sector with many startups and large companies engaged in digital transformation and innovation. If you’re currently studying IT or computer science, or are looking to build your portfolio in the field by working in a specific area, this internship will provide you with a placement match in line with your goals and experience, to deliver real-world experience. Internships are designed to be unique to your own skills and interests, helping you to build upon your existing competencies and gain relevant industry experience for developing your IT career.

Virtual IT internships are offered across a broad range of industries and fields, including (but not limited to):

  • Network and cyber security
  • Application development and maintenance
  • Blog and website development
  • Software development
  • Systems and marketing
  • UX design
  • Code programming
  • Web optimization
  • SEO
  • SEM
  • Mechanics
  • Software programming
  • 3D printing
  • Game development
  • Video editing
  • Graphic design
  • Python development
  • Digital marketing
  • Data analysis

If you have a specific preference for the type of work you do on your IT internship, please be sure to include details in your application. The more we know about your interests when you apply, the more we can customize your internship to suit your goals.

Regardless of the makeup of your internship tasks, you’ll be collaborating closely with an experienced supervisor to deliver innovative IT solutions. You’ll gain experience using modern software programs and tools such as Java and Flex, developing and optimizing features that satisfy the strategic objectives of your placement company.

Your specific internship activities will vary according to your experience, skill set and interests. Short-term remote interns can expect to have an introductory experience, as it is standard for every intern to spend time establishing foundations to build upon. Longer-term internship assignments allow participants to become more deeply involved in projects and make a greater contribution.

As a remote IT intern, you’ll be in regular contact with your supervisor through emails and online meetings, where you’ll receive feedback, collaborate on ideas and solutions, and provide updates on ongoing projects.

This internship is conducted in English, or in Spanish by agreement with your internship supervisor. Online Spanish language lessons can be arranged in conjunction with your remote internship if you’d like to further develop your skills.

Career Benefits

IT interns learn from a qualified and experienced supervisor, and can be involved in:
  • Developing new website or app features

  • Innovating on tech projects to better satisfy customer needs and business development

  • Writing online programs

  • Testing, developing and implementing new tech solutions

  • Conducting market research to identify relevant IT opportunities and enhancements

  • Taking part in training to deliver improved tech support to your placement company

Professional development opportunites:
  • Using industry-standard development tools such as Java or Flex

  • Learn how to develop technical web or app solutions

  • Collaborate with experienced tech professionals in Spain

  • Learn how to implement cutting edge new technologies, systems and features in local businesses

  • Complete online training to understand the potential and capability of new technologies

  • Gain practical skills and boost your employability, with guidance from Intern Abroad HQ’s Experiential Learning Curriculum to support your learning and cultural intelligence.

”During the virtual internship, I received a lot of practical and applied advice. Learning from the wisdom of other engineers, not just using your knowledge, was an important experience for me.”

Read reviews from our Spain Interns

Read more reviews

Program fees

It’s free to apply for this internship. Once we have reviewed your suitability and accepted you onto this program, you’ll need to pay a deposit of US$449 to confirm your place. The remaining balance of your Program Fee (less your initial US$449 deposit payment) will be due within 7 days of being assigned a placement.

Duration
Program Fee (USD)
100 hours (3 weeks full time, or 5 weeks part time) $948
250 hours (8 weeks full time, or 12 weeks part time) $1,348
350 hours (13 weeks full time, or 17 weeks part time) $1,648
  • Dedicated support before, during, and after your internship
  • Sourcing and securing your internship placement
  • Personalization of your internship plan
  • Orientation and coaching with your supervisor
  • Documented portfolio of your experiential learnings
  • International reference letter
  • Certificate of Internship Completion
  • A deposit of $449 USD is required to secure your internship
  • Balance of your Program Fee is due within 7 days of being assigned a placement.
  • All payments attract a 5% transaction fee to cover international banking fees and currency charges.
  • International wire transfer payments attract a minimum fee of $75 USD.
  • Terms and Conditions apply.