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Software Engineering Intern - Summer 2020

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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 Engineering 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. We work on a variety of platforms (including Windows and Linux) and in a number of core languages (for example C++, C#, JavaScript and Perl) to build robust and well-designed solutions.

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 2020 and is open to penultimate year undergraduate students studying Computer Science, Computing or Software Engineering (or an equivalent degree in this field). Applicants must be studying for their degree at a UK university and have a keen interest in Software Engineering.

What’s in it for you:

We believe that a good working environment and happy people are key to success and we continuously look at ways to support this. FactSet has once again been included on the list of the UK Best Workplaces, which marks the 11th consecutive year. We consider this a testament to the great people, strong culture and benefits we have here.

  • Free lunch and daily fresh fruit
  • Unlimited snacks and drinks, fully stocked kitchen
  • Collaborative and social working environment
  • No limit on volunteering opportunities
  • Dedicated social committee
  • Yearly 24-hour Hackathon
  • Regular Engineering social events, including BBQ’s, happy hours, gaming nights and many more
  • Dedicated Intern Manager and regular 1-2-1 meetings

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