Want to define #TheNextReality? Then, this summer, stand on the shoulders of the giants who’ve achieved some of the world’s biggest technological breakthroughs. At Barclays, we know technology is crucial to our success, so we foster a culture where innovation thrives. It’s why we invest as much – if not more – in technology than the world’s leading tech companies. It’s why we’ll invest so much in you over ten weeks.
What to expect
Expect to set yourself up for a stellar fintech career.
Over one summer, you’ll gain extraordinary exposure to fast-track your expertise. As well as learning from our pioneering team, you’ll take on real projects and responsibilities.
We’ll train you first on our business and industry. After this you’ll be an integral member of our New York team. You’ll work in a varied and dynamic technical environment that includes Windows, Unix, C++, Java, C#, NoSql, MongoDB, Linux, Python, Hadoop, scripting languages, grid computing and real-time systems.
The important work you’re involved in could include:
- Optimizing systems
- Analyzing code so you
can improve processes
- Writing scripts for
data pulls and analysis
- Developing user
interfaces for applications
- Working with business
areas to understand and meet their needs
How you’ll develop
You’ll fast-track your knowledge and technical skills in a friendly environment.
As well as extensive mentoring to help you hone your skills, you’ll also the chance to network and enjoy social events. Halfway through, you’ll get constructive feedback on your performance. By the time the summer’s over, you’ll have a solid understanding of our business, our culture and your potential place within it.
If you perform very
well and meet our hiring criteria, you could have a full-time role waiting for
you when you graduate.
Who thrives here
We require many types of technical aptitude. So your skills could be in programming, developing and systems design, network engineering, database management, or project coordination. Ideally, you’ll have a Computer Science major, but this isn’t essential.
If you’re passionate
about technology and pushing the boundaries of what it can achieve, apply now
to define The Next Reality.