Home Office Summer Internship – Technology Division
Saint Louis, Missouri
June 6, 2022 – August 12, 2022
At Edward Jones we help clients achieve their serious, long-term financial goals by understanding their needs and implementing tailored solutions. To ensure a personal client experience, we have located our 14,000+ branch offices where our more than 7 million clients live and work.
A typical branch office has one financial advisor who meets with clients face-to-face and one branch office administrator who enhances the team’s ability to build deep relationships with clients. Headquarters associates in St. Louis and Tempe provide support and expertise to help U.S. and Canada branch teams deliver an ideal client experience. Edward Jones currently has more branch offices than any other financial services firm, and we continue to grow to meet the needs of long-term individual investors.
An Engaging Culture:
We’re committed to providing a workplace that both challenges and rewards our associates. This commitment has contributed to our inclusion in Fortune magazine’s list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For in 2020.” The firm is ranked 7th overall on the prestigious list.
Home Office Summer Internship Program:
As an intern in the Service area of the firm, you will be given meaningful and challenging assignments during the 10-week summer program. This is a unique opportunity to gain experience and industry knowledge through summer project work in your Division, while also developing professionally through networking with peers, mentors and senior leaders at our Corporate Headquarters.
· Develop knowledge and skills to promote professional growth and personal development
· Assigned mentors who provide advice and guidance throughout the program
· Directly contribute to a business area to gain real work experiences and make an impact
· Develop and build networking skills to learn about our culture
· Attend exclusive events to meet and learn from other interns across the firm in a supportive environment that focuses on team building
Technology Division Overview:
You’ll push boundaries to deliver the technologies that power our business. Whether designing new applications or enhancing infrastructure, your work in Information Systems will have a meaningful impact for both our clients and the firm.
A culture of continuous learning and innovation, you’ll be empowered to bring new ideas forward and leverage emerging technologies as our business evolves. By building and evolving systems, creating industry-leading technology tools and implementing state-of-the-art security, you’ll discover better and more effective ways to support our branch teams and the clients they serve.
Opportunities to perform meaningful work in a supportive hands-on learning environment exist in the following areas:
· Business Software Development – placement may include experiences such as:
o Developing, maintaining and implementing business applications
o Leveraging industry-standard tools such as Linux, Eclipse, XCode, Jenkins, JUnit, Spring, Maven, Gradle and Sonar
o Structuring complex data into relational and NoSQL databases such as Oracle, MongoDB, Hadoop and DB2
· Quality Assurance – placement may include experiences such as:
o Interacting with the business and development teams to understand their testing needs to define and manage the test automation process
o Understanding of QA methodologies, life cycle and processes
o Creating, executing and maintaining new automated test cases using Selenium and Java
o Evolving more predictive and intelligent testing approaches based on automation and innovative testing products and solutions
· Information Security – placement may include experiences such as:
o Providing first level security monitoring and investigations to protect our systems from internal and external threats
o Assisting with forensics analysis and fact gathering
o Assisting with vulnerability assessments/scanning for specific applications, OS’s, services, networks and servers and appliances, as required
o Assisting with configuration and maintenance of information security tools (e.g. AV, SIEM, IPS, Firewalls, e-mail gateway protection, DLP, DBAM, NAC, Certificate Management, Encryption, Proxy technologies, Threat Intelligence, Case management, anti-malware, Network Security Monitoring, Anti-Phishing, etc.)
- User Experience – placement may include experiences such as:
- Researching and evaluating new tools for use by UX team members
- Contributing to design or development work for our design system
- Supporting the firm’s accessibility work
- Assisting with design thinking workshops/activities
Who Should Apply?
· Students who:
§ Are actively pursuing a degree, with Sophomore or Junior class standing
§ Drive to succeed and have an interest in the financial services industry
§ Have excellent leadership, communication, teamwork and service skills
§ Demonstrate leadership and involvement in the community or campus organizations
§ Are eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
Edward Jones does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.