1+ months

Backend Developer Intern

Denver, CO 80204

Backend Developer Intern Work From Home, USA

Are you looking for work experience with a global Fortune 500 company? Do you want to build transferable skills while learning about the commercial aspect of running a business? Join Western Union as a Data Analyst Intern.

Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful

Were a FinTech thats using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. Were a team of over 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Better requires process, discipline, and simplification

The virtual Western Union HQ internship program provides current college and graduate students the opportunity to experience our culture of service while challenging themselves through a structured blend of individual project work, deep-dive sessions, networking opportunities, and enriching group projects. Our paid, 12-week summer session will run from June 6th August 26th, 2022, which tentatively includes a sponsored trip to our Denver headquarters the week of July 25th. [* To apply, you must be enrolled full-time in a post-secondary school, adult education, college, or certificate/training program.]

As an Intern, you will gain insight into the Western Union administrative process and developing your skills on an administrative and communications level. You will get the opportunity to work on projects across the business, with a focus on supporting our API team and rebuilding our platform for the mobile application. This is a rare opportunity for someone with no previous office experience to get their first look-in to the corporate world.

Whilst you may not have professional work experience, we are looking for you to bring the following general skills to the table:

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • You need to be pro-active, assertive, and happy to assist others with a variety of tasks
  • Current college student enrolled full-time pursuing a degree in Data Science or Data Analytics
  • Excellent time management, organizational skills, and attention to detail
  • Self-starter with energy, drive, and determination to accomplish goals
  • Ability to build strong relationships and collaborate effectively
  • Experience with Cloud is a plus
  • Experience with modern programming language (for example, Java/NodeJS/C++) and design patterns

You will gain experience in different areas working with cross functional scrum teams.

In addition, you will be involved with any number of the following tasks:

  • Working in a Scrum environment with Scrum teams
  • Learn new knowledge with programming
  • Gain valuable Cloud experience

Join us, and lets connect the world

Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. Its an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If youre ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.

Were a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. Youll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.

We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran (U.S.) status. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws.

For internship: The hourly rate for this position is $25.00/hour



  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2022-04-14 Expires: 2022-06-22

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