IT Systems Engineering Internship - Summer 2019
- Chicago, IL, USA
- Permanent, Full time
- Chicago Mercantile Exchange
- 18 Mar 19
IT Systems Engineering Internship - Summer 2019
CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. But who we are goes deeper than that. Here, you can impact markets worldwide. Transform industries. And build a career shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success and you own it, all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Joining our company gives you the opportunity to make a difference in global financial markets every day, whether you work on our industry-leading technology and risk management services, our benchmark products or in a corporate services area that helps us serve our customers better. We're small enough for you and your contributions to be known. But big enough for your ideas to make an impact. The pace is dynamic, the work is unlike any other firm in the business, and the possibilities are endless. Problem solvers, difference makers, trailblazers. Those are our people. And we're looking for more.
To learn more about what a career at CME Group can offer you, visit us at www.wherefuturesaremade.com .
IT System Engineering Internship - Summer 2019
As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk. CME Group exchanges offer the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural products and metals. Our clients rely on our trading products to help manage their business risks. In doing so, we help maintain stability in the global economy.
Technology drives everything we do. It's how we provide our customers with access to the world's markets. It's how we help keep those markets secure and always available to handle ever-increasing demand. And it's how we build leading edge fintech solutions that help the world advance. At CME Group, you can build a career by shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success, and you own it - all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Creators, fixers, problem-solvers. Those are our people. And we're looking for more.
We are looking for motivated and talented students who want to help us solve some of the most complex challenges in financial technology. Technology teams at CME write and maintain ultra-low-latency electronic trading platforms, risk management systems, and front-end trading interfaces, all of which are central to CME's business. We are focused on designing, building and deploying customer focused solutions with passion and precision.
CME's Technology Summer Internship program offers students opportunities to learn more about CME's business, our role in the financial industry, and the types of technology that keeps our markets running. Students will develop both their technical skills and expand their network with access to industry experts, while working alongside other talented and ambitious students with a passion for FinTech.
Have you wanted to know about the technologies that drive automation in a company? Have you had an interest in creating automatic validations (which are commonly used in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery implementations)? Do you want to learn methodologies that translate into cloud platforms like Azure or AWS? This project will automate the packaging of software foundations within the enterprise that our major software platforms depend on. You will learn about DevOps enablement by developing Jenkins pipelines, creating software packages and deploy software dependencies for automatic validation.
The intern will learn about systems troubleshooting, software packaging, configuration management, infrastructure as code and application deployment within a major financial services organization. The skills learned will be managing large infrastructures and developing automation using highly sought-after technologies in today's marketplace. This will also provide an understanding of the core technologies that provide services to business applications, such as clearing and trading.
This will expose the intern to Nexus repositories, NuGet, Chocolatey, Jenkins and Windows servers in a large enterprise environment. In addition, this will develop skills in collaboration, project management and requirements gathering.
- Learn fundamentals of the following technologies:
- REST interfaces
- Work on example code for automating software packaging
- Work on developing modular software deployment automation
- Create Jenkins pipelines to create the package, deploy it to test environments and automatically validate the work
- Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree
- Studying Computer Science or a related field
- Experience writing code in Java, Python, or C++
- A passion for problem solving