Software Development Intern
Job Number: 1810416
Experian is the world’s leading global information services company, unlocking the power of data to create opportunities for consumers, businesses and society. For more than 125 years, we’ve helped consumers and clients prosper, and economies and communities flourish – and we’re not done. Experian has operated at the center of Big Data since before the phrase was coined. Few companies can offer information services on an equivalent scale. Experian has been named to Forbes Magazine’s Top 100 list of the “World’s Most Innovative Companies” for 4 years in a row. We have 16,000 people operating across 37 countries, and every day we’re investing in new technologies, talented people and innovation to help create a better tomorrow.
- Full Time
- Level: Varies By Role
- Travel: Varies By Role
- Glassdoor Rating: 3.7 out of 5
Experian Technology is central to the future success of Experian. Whether developing a new product, enhancing a SaaS solution or securing our networks from external threats, you have a critical role to play. When looking for new talent to join our technical teams, we look for individuals with the following traits:
- Innovation 9
- Problem-Solver 9
- Presenter 8
- Technologically savvy 10
- Confident 6
- Independent 4
- Relationship expertise
- Team player
- Technologically savvy
The primary responsibility of the Software Development Intern is the development of software in the support of Experian business processes by using the appropriate tools as defined by the requirements within the specific technical environment.
The Software Development Intern will be responsible for providing technical solutions using the available tools to facilitate the process; will provide analysis of assigned requests, and will test, debug, troubleshoot, implement, and document modified or new code. This position will support product and internal business systems.
Essential Job Functions
• Codes programs in one or more programming languages, for a specific assigned software system or systems. These may include PC, Web, or mainframe-based development tools.
• Maintains and enhances existing code, perform software testing and participates in implementation.
• Tests and debugs programs to ensure precision and efficiency of coding.
• Troubleshoots and reviews all custom applications.
• Writes and maintains clear and complete documentation of program functions and modifications.
• May determine appropriate web technologies to utilize, such as browsers, languages, and plug-ins, based on company needs and objectives.
• Works with internal staff, external customers and data suppliers to define requirements.
Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications
• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in all technical and business situations
• Ability to work independently under minimal supervision
• Strong interpersonal skills & high attention to detail
• Team-oriented thinking
• Ability to apply logic skills providing solutions for assigned projects.
• Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize with excellent time management skills
Experian offers comprehensive coverage with flexible options for you as well as your spouse/domestic partner and eligible dependents. This includes medical, dental and vision insurance, health care savings and spending accounts, dependent care FSA, health & wellness program, and telemedicine.
Personal Finance Protection
We offer several benefits that strengthen your financial protection such as a 401k plan with an employer match, an employee stock purchase plan, life & additional insurance coverage.
We invest in your professional future through our education assistance program and many professional development programs. We also grant 20 scholarships to high school seniors each year to children of Experian employees.
We offer flexible time off in addition to corporate holidays, sick days and paid volunteer time off.
Experian supports your life outside the office with benefits such as our new parental leave policy covering time off for birth mothers as well as birth fathers and mothers/fathers of adoptive or foster children, adoption assistance, and pet insurance.
Experian employees enjoy many other benefits through our employee discounts, company sponsored activities, and flexible total rewards packages. Many of our office locations provide onsite amenities such as fitness centers, game rooms, cafeterias and free snacks in break rooms. We support work/life balance with convenient offices in several metropolitan locations and flexible work arrangements when possible.
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