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DescriptionFirst Data, a Fortune 250 company, is currently looking for application development interns to work on our Financial Services, Card issuing, IT team. Interns will be involved in all levels of the software development life cycle, while also gaining an understanding of the business process. After completing a course designed to introduce interns to the division’s core business function and technology, interns will be paired with a senior technician. They will be mentored and develop experience on gathering requirements, creating design artifacts, coding, unit testing, and process documentation.
Interns will also meet as a group during this program and explore other job functions within First Data.
Job Specific Responsibilities
Student seeking a Bachelor's or Master's degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) Information Systems or a related field. Application programming or database development experience through multiple college level classes, job experience or personal projects. Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills and the ability to interface with all levels of staff and leadership both internal and external to the project team. Self-starter with the demonstrated ability to work both independently and with cross-functional teams and to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary environment. Familiarity and experience with Microsoft Office products. 3.0 GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale) Veterans encouraged to apply Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Selected candidate must complete a background check and drug screen.
Business Segment Overview
First Data’s Financial Services business is a leading provider of payment solutions, processing more than 12 billion issuer transactions annually for our 738 million card accounts on file. First Data, together with our STAR Network, has relationships with more than 4,000 financial institutions.
We help financial institutions simplify payment processing and improve the customer experience with our broad portfolio of solutions, including: credit, debit and prepaid card processing; STAR® Network solutions; internet banking and bill payment solutions; plus a wide variety of enhanced services, such as data and analytics, loyalty solutions, fraud and risk management, customer contact solutions, and mobile banking services.
First Data is a leading provider of payment solutions for financial institutions and merchants around the world. With over 42 Billion merchant transactions annually and nearly 750 Million credit/debit cards on file, First Data powers the payments value chain in over 80 countries across the globe. We are proud of our extensive customer relationships supporting over 7,000 financial institutions and the largest merchant distribution network in the industry with over 1,200 partners servicing merchants large and small.
Our 25,000 employees are industry experts helping businesses simplify payment processing and improve the customer experience with our broad portfolio of solutions, including: Credit and Debit card issuing and acquiring, STAR® PIN-Debit Network, Point of Sale Terminals and deployment services via our subsidiary, TASQ Technology, Gift Card and Loyalty Solutions, TeleCheck® Electronic Check Acceptance Services, MoneyNetwork® Payroll Distribution, eCommerce and online banking solutions, world-class security services like our new TransArmorsm STAR® CertiflashSM Solutions, and more.
First Data. Beyond the Transaction.