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2019 Summer Intern - Technology Majors (Jersey City)

First Data Jersey City, NJ

Job Description



Business Overview:

First Data Corporation is a global payment technology solutions company. Around the world, every second of every day, we make payment transactions secure, fast and easy for financial institutions, merchants and their customers. We leverage our unparalleled product portfolio and expertise to deliver solutions that drive our customers' revenue and profitability. First Data currently has 24,000 employees worldwide, providing excellent customer service to over 6 million merchants and 3,500 financial institutions. Come join the team and help shape the future of global commerce.


Program Overview:

Our Summer Intern program offers talented college students an opportunity to go beyond the classroom to develop leadership skills and gain meaningful hands on experience working as part of a global support team with professionals across the enterprise. Additionally, interns will participate in scheduled activities throughout the summer, including sessions with Senior Leaders, team projects, and other networking opportunities. First Data summer interns are in session from June 3, 2019 August 9, 2019 and work approximately 40 hours per week.


Job Description:

First Data is currently looking for innovative and motivated Technology and Product Interns in a competitive 10 week Summer Internship Program. Technology areas such as Application Development, Global & Cyber Security, Mobile Solutions, Network & Systems Engineering and Quality Assurance are offering internships; each will provide training curriculum, mentoring, and on the job experiential learning. 


Summer Interns will work with Technology professionals learning much needed skills such as coding, testing and supporting application software; working with senior analysts and subject matter experts; offering innovative suggestions; participating in quality inspections; assisting in ongoing documentation of existing processes, with guidance, and other challenging projects.  Internships serve to offer practical experience and broad exposure to the organization. Specific activities vary by assignment. 



·         Actively pursuing a bachelor's degree and will graduate between December 2019 and June 2020

  • 3.5+ GPA Preferred
  • Interest in learning and using emerging technologies (Mobile, payments, cloud computing, information security, and converging markets
  • Understanding of development processes and life cycles preferred (Waterfall and SCRUM/Agile)
  • Must have advanced Excel and PowerPoint knowledge
  • Strategic and creative thinking; distinguished written and verbal communications skills
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization and not require future sponsorship



A wide range of college majors are considered based on specific needs of department such as: Computer Science/Network Engineering, Engineering, Mathematics, MIS, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math), but willing to train the right candidate.


Please Note: Where we encourage you to apply now, our 2019 summer internship interview process begins in December and will continue through March.  You can expect to hear from one of our recruiters if your qualifications align.


First Data is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT).  

Job Details

Date Posted November 14, 2018
Date Closes December 18, 2018
Requisition 180000BL
Located In Jersey city, NJ
SOC Category 00-0000.00

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