Website Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Start Date: June 2022
Duration: 13 weeks
Deadline: 21st November 2021
Application: We recruit on an on-going basis; therefore early application is strongly encouraged.
About the company
Morgan Stanley is more than a leading financial services firm. With offices spanning 43 countries and talented, passionate people bringing excellence and integrity to everything we do, the firm is truly global. Throughout the firm’s history, diverse and talented individuals have worked together to develop our new ideas and groundbreaking financial products for the benefit of clients.
Technology redefines our business by creating quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modelling software, and comprehensive risk and security systems. Its insights and applications give a competitive edge to our firm.
About this opportunity
The Technology Summer Analyst Program runs for 13 weeks. Placements typically start in June and Interns can be placed into specific Application Development or Enterprise Engineering teams dependent on their skill set/interests.
These programs are designed to offer a real-world, project-based experience that will demonstrate first-hand what it is like to be a technologist for a top financial firm.
Interns who excel in the Program may receive an offer to join the Full-time Technology Graduate Program the following year.
Summer Interns will participate in an induction process that provides an overview of the Firm and the Technology division. In addition to working on a live project, highlights include senior management networking events, team-building opportunities and a technical speaker series.
Role and Responsibilities
- Enterprise Engineering Teams: Our engineering teams build cutting edge platforms to run every aspect our business. This includes the Firm’s networks, cyber security infrastructure, cloud integration, computing hardware, databases and much more. Projects available include developing pioneering data security solutions, managing global Windows and Linux infrastructure deployments, driving cloud adoption and working with state of the art technology solutions. Our engineers work closely with internal business partners and external vendors at the leading edge of the industry.
- Application Development Teams: Our development teams design, develop and maintain applications used by our business units. Daily activities include meeting with clients to gather and analyze requirements. They make system design decisions, evaluating, integrating and developing necessary software, and then test and deploy applications to production. Developing high-performing, low-latency electronic trading systems, and evolving complex workflows and life-cycle management capabilities are just some of the projects available for developers.
Qualifications and Skills
Penultimate-year Bachelor’s or Master’s student from a Computer Science or other STEM degree background.
The successful candidate should have a strong understanding of Operating Systems, familiar with foundations in at least one programming language (e.g. Python, Java or C++) with strong problem-solving skills and a passion for Technology.