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2020 Technology Internship Program - Software Developer (Houston) - P207914

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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At Discover®, you'll never stop learning. We are looking for people driven by purpose, who want to help us change the game in financial services. We were founded in 1986, and now have over 16,000 employees. Together we're dedicated to helping people spend smarter, manage debt better and save more for a brighter financial future.

By joining us, you will be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. We are as focused on our employees as we are on our customersand we've been consistently awarded for both. Be the reason we help millions of people build a brighter financial future, and achieve yours along the way.


Our technology roles enable Discover to drive profitability through deployment of innovative and efficient technology solutions while effectively managing security controls and risk. We support application development, advanced analytics, infrastructure support, technology operations, cybersecurity and risk.

As a Software Developer intern in Technology, you may:

  • Learn new technologies and promote the adoption of frameworks
  • Collaborate with teammates and business partners to understand how the team delivers value
  • Solve real-world problems and have fun developing code
  • Learn and work with some of the following: Unix, Linux, Oracle, HP Nonstop, Java, and FIS.
  • Develop data driven solutions with current and next gen BIG DATA technologies to meet evolving business needs
  • Learn and utilize multiple development languages such as Python, SPARK, Hive, R, Java,
  • Fast prototype solutions by integrating various open source components
  • Work with automated build and continuous integration systems (Chef, Jenkins, Docker)
  • Promote a risk-aware culture; ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes


Our program provides interns with:

  • 12-week paid summer internship
  • Fully-furnished apartments
  • Interesting projects that support the company's objectives
  • Real-time feedback
  • A team of resources to assist with training and career development
  • Exposure to managers with excellence in business acumen
  • Opportunities to interact with the executive leadership team
  • Group activities, including networking events and volunteer activities
  • Dedicated program managers and knowledge mentors
  • Establish lasting career connections with fellow interns

Minimum Qualifications

* Enrolled at an accredited university leading to a minimum of a bachelor's degree

* Preferred majors include: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Informatics, Management Information Systems, Information Security, Networking and Telecommunications or a related discipline

* Graduation date between December 2020 - June 2022

* Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

* This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship

Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.



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Jobs Rated Reports for Computer Programmer

Posted: 2019-09-14 Expires: 2019-11-14

Welcome to Discover
We strive to be the leading direct bank and payments services company. Our mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better, and save more to achieve a brighter financial future.

Why Work with Us?
You can make an impact. Whether it’s developing corporate strategy, innovating new services or supporting IT needs, every employee has the opportunity to be a vital part of our business and make a real difference in people’s lives. It’s the heart of what we do.


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