Backend Software Engineer Intern

We are looking for a Backend Software Engineer Intern to join our rapidly expanding Engineering team who is passionate about designing and building great user facing features. You will work in a cross disciplinary setting with both product owners and frontend engineers to enable our Enterprise clients to complete their functional workload on our ESG platform.  

The ideal candidate is a hands-on backend engineer who has a strong background in Java and has worked with many types of RESTful APIs. You will have the opportunity to design and implement backend workflows with an API-first approach for the capital markets and ESG (green financing) sector. You should also have a strong background in web security. You can expect to work with many Cloud-based tools (AWS Cloud) and be open to learning new tools. You must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with little supervision in an Agile environment.

You will be a key contributor in transforming the way capital markets of today and green financing of tomorrow function with the web-based frontend applications you build together with internal stakeholders ranging from Customer Success to the Product team.

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    Job Responsibilities

    Your core responsibilities

    • Full software development lifecycle from translating requirements into technical specifications, implementing software code, checking in code for peer review and troubleshooting 
    • Designing and implementing Java code for a modern cloud-based environment using Object Oriented Programming principles 
    • Implement and interface with REST APIs with Java 
    • Design and interface with relational databases such as MySQL and noSQL databases such as DynamoDB 
    • Basic coding knowledge, in any language (Javascript, Java)
    • Basic understanding of code version control systems such as Git
    • Prior experience with relational databases (e.g. MySQL)
    • Strong understanding of work with AWS or other cloud providers (experience is a plus)
    What You Will Need to Thrive
    • Values teamwork above all
    • Natural curiosity to learn
    • Loves to work with code 
    • Intrinsically motivated personality 
    • High adaptability and strong problem-solving skills 
    • Customer focused mindset 
    • Self-starter who thrives on complexity and independence