Summer Intern - You Can Trade in Richardson, TX at TradeStation

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

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Summer Intern – YouCanTrade
Richardson, TX
TradeStation is an on-line brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.  At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.  We have built a team of amazing people who work together in a high-performance culture to provide our clients with exceptional products and services. 
At TradeStation, our interns are key players in our daily innovation and have the opportunity to make big contributions.  We use cutting edge technologies to provide our customers with state-of-the-art market analysis tools, order execution and educational resources.
Intern projects include working in all phases of the Software Development Cycle in an Agile environment.
Responsibilities
YouCanTrade (YCT), our online educational, news and entertainment media publication service, is building a next generation app to engage traders in new and exciting ways. Our objective is to make traders better through coaching, interaction, and data analysis.
We are seeking motivated individuals to join our team of Software Engineers building this new application.
As a Summer Intern, you will:           
  • Join the development team and become an individual contributor to a brand-new mobile product that we are taking to market in 2020
  • Participate in our Agile practices including daily standups, and sprint planning/grooming sessions
  • Support the development team by taking some of the smaller tasks from the primary developers
Skills, Education & Experience:
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related technical field; 2 years minimum experience coding preferred
  • Programming experience in at least 1 major programming language: Java/C#/Python/Golang/etc.
  • Preferred Experience in any of the following areas: iOS/Swift/Golang/AWS/Docker/Kubernetes
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Self-learner who can pick up knowledge through self-study
  • Eager to learn and try new things
  • Results-oriented mindset; interns will be solving real problems for real customers
  • Willingness to work as a team to achieve results
  • Eager to share with and learn from others
*Visa sponsorship not offered