Software Engineering Intern – Summer 2017

FactSet is a unique opportunity to gain a breadth of knowledge and experience within the software and financial industries which will lead to further exciting career prospects. FactSet is a growing company where hard work and achievement are acknowledged and rewarded.

As a Software Engineer intern, you will be working on key production systems and R&D ideas, helping to ensure FactSet’s financial information products are always available, reliable and continually searching for improvements, solving complex issues and working on new innovative products and services.

Our teams in London work with some of the core parts of our product suite that include real time systems, messaging, content integration, data services, key infrastructure and analysis applications / tools. Software Engineers at FactSet drive reliability, performance, usability and innovation in our products and applications that are a core part of the Global Investment Market. The solutions you will find will require high levels of original thinking and creativity.

The UK Engineering teams work on a wide variety of platforms (including Windows and Linux) and in a number of core languages (C++, Java, Perl, JavaScript and C#) and thus we look to recruit not just programmers but “true” Software Engineers.

Our interns are assigned to individual projects that allow them to make a significant contribution within talented, highly supportive teams, whilst developing new skills in a Software Development environment.

Job Requirements:

The FactSet Summer Internship Scheme is a paid 12 week program that commences in Summer 2017 and is open to penultimate year undergraduate students studying either Computer Science, Computing or Software Engineering.

Applicants must be current students of a Computer Science (or similar) degree at a UK university and have a keen interest in Software Engineering.

About FactSet

FactSet is a leading provider of financial data and analytic applications. Our products are used by analysts, portfolio managers, researchers and investment bankers at financial institutions throughout the world.

We offer opportunities for professional development and career advancement in a structured environment that offers staff the chance to express themselves.

In FY2015, annual subscription revenues for FactSet grew to $1.1 billion, our 37th year of consecutive revenue growth.

FactSet has been listed as one of the "UK's Best Workplaces" for the last 8 years, we were also named by The Job Crowd as one of the "Top 10 Companies For Graduates To Work For in Banking & Finance". In addition FactSet is a Stonewall Diversity Champion.

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