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At Talegent, we want you to get a head start! We want to help build a career that allows you to thrive, keeps you engaged, motivated, and reaching. If you are looking to fuel your fire in an environment that helps you succeed, we encourage you to join our Talent Community!
What are you waiting for? Apply today!
Why Talegent?
Established in 2011, Talegent strives to develop the next generation of talent measurement technology. At Talegent, we provide digital assessments and services to identify and engage the candidate of best fit for external organisations.
We are looking for individuals that have a spirit for innovation, ambition to learn, and fire in their bellies! We strive to hire inquisitive minds from ALL backgrounds for both technical and non-technical career opportunities. We are offering Undergraduate and Graduate students with Internship and Full-time opportunities for a variety of roles, including Product Testing, Design, Psychology and Engineering.
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“People are at the heart of Talegent, in everything we work for, and work with. The opportunity to work with people across different departments and different industries, is what wakes me up each morning.”

Kezia Rajasekar
Client Support Expert
What’s the Process?
We’re excited to be sharing our first internship opportunity with you! We’re looking to hire a team of interns over the upcoming Summer break. Specifically, the roles we are looking for include a Marketing Intern, an Engineering Intern, and a Product Intern. These internships will run from the 22th November to 25th February, with the potential to turn into Graduate roles. You’ll get the chance to learn from and network with peers and professionals in the talent measurement space, and will work closely with our CEO.

Talegent is a fast-paced, innovative, rapidly growing company. We’re looking for people with:

  • Communication skills (including verbal and written)
  • Learning agility
  • Problem solving skills
  • Flexibility
  • Growth mindset
  • Resilience
  • Marketing Intern: A background in Marketing, Communications or similar is valuable, but not essential
  • Engineering Intern: A background in Computer Science or Engineering (minimum 2nd year)
  • Product Intern: Various backgrounds welcome, knowledge of Information Systems or similar is a bonus.


If this sounds like you, we’d love for you to complete our application form & psychometric assessment to understand your work style and preferences better, and ascertain your fit with our company.  These assessments are designed by us to provide insight into your behaviours, tendencies, and abilities, but are only one piece of the recruitment puzzle.

Currently Available Positions

Updated 29/09/21

Marketing Intern
We’re looking for an aspiring marketing person to identify and implement enhancements to Talegent’s self-service sales channel. This role is focused on demand generation, campaign management, leveraging digital media and online communication channels, and developing collateral.
Engineering Intern
This role will play a key part in implementation of enhancements to Talegent’s Self-Service system along with testing, replicating and investigating defects in our product. You’ll be involved in every stage of the product lifecycle for this project, working toward the successful release of product enhancements.
Product Intern
You’ll work closely with our Product Manager to gather competitor research and run win/loss analyses, providing critical insight as we implement enhancements to Talegent’s Self-Service system.
Check out our recent product releases!
Frequently Asked Questions
  1. What is Talegent looking for in Graduates and Interns

We are looking for inquisitive minds and well-rounded individuals. We want go-getters – this includes Students with extra-curricular activities, work-experience, achievements, volunteering involvement, sports or team experience, strong interpersonal skills and problem-solving ability.

  1. Can I still apply for a graduate role after graduating?

Yes, most definitely! Our graduate opportunities remain applicable if you have taken a gap-year, are finishing an overseas experience or pursuing further study. However, if you have more than one year of relevant work experience or currently involved in another Graduate programme, we advise you apply for our experienced opportunities instead.

  1. At what stage in my degree do I need to be to apply for a Summer Internship?

We are looking for students in their Penultimate year of study at the time of their internship. If you are in your final year of study or have graduated, please check out our Graduate opportunities instead.

  1. Do you accept International Student Applications?

You are eligible to apply for our career opportunities if you are legally entitled to work in New Zealand on a permanent basis. For more information, please check out https://www.immigration.govt.nz/new-zealand-visa

What are you waiting for? Register your interest today!