Application Development Intern
Co-Op Financial Services
 Des Moines, IA

The Opportunity

We are seeking a talented Application Development Intern to help develop, test, maintain, and support applications that are secure, scalable, and robust. The intern will gain experience analyzing and troubleshooting software problems and providing solutions to those problems.

What You Can Look Forward to

  • Work in a small, high performance agile team environment sharing innovative ideas and working collaboratively across teams.
  • Work with talented engineers, UX designers, and product visionaries to contribute to the vision and design of our web and someday mobile properties.
  • Modify and improve the front ends of interactive websites incorporating HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, .NET, and React as well as other techniques.
  • Assist in the development of technical application design documents.
  • Conduct initial unit testing of all coding changes with the goal of providing a stable production environment.

What You'll Need to Succeed

  • 12 completed semester hours at college or university.
  • 0 Cumulative GPA.
  • Previous internship and/or work experience preferred.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to work as part of a team demonstrated through involvement with student organizations, community involvement, work experience, or other activities.
  • Strong time management skills.

Why Join CO-OP?

You will be part of an organization that focuses on a strong culture and embodies the credit union movement philosophy of People Helping People. CO-OP's commitment to reflecting our own core values and purpose extends beyond how we serve our clients and the products that we deliver. We are committed to understanding, attracting and engaging a diverse workforce where every employee can live up to their value; ensuring that our employee base reflects the consumers we serve. The result of this effort is an inclusive environment where diverse talent thrives.

With more than 35 years of industry leadership, CO-OP Financial Services is the largest, most comprehensive credit union service organization in the nation. CO-OP serves as THE credit union technology engine, bringing payments solutions, engagement services and strategic counsel to help credit unions optimize member experiences to consistently provide seamless, personalized multi-channel offerings, while delivering secure, sophisticated fraud mitigation service.

CO-OP serves more than 3,000 client credit unions, with 60 million debit and credit cardholders, nearly 30,000 surcharge-free ATMs and more than 5,600 shared branches nationwide. Our vast technological ecosystem facilitates more than 6.5 billion transactions every year and equips credit unions of all sizes to deepen member engagement and prosper in the fast-paced world of fintech.

The Perks

  • The opportunity to join a nationwide, fast-growing organization.
  • Gain real world experience working on projects alongside full-time employees as well as other interns.
  • Learn about the financial technology industry and how your work will impact credit union members across the country.
  • Connect with other interns through learning opportunities and other fun events.
  • Explore your interests and potential career path with job shadow options.
  • Gain skills and experience that will make you a highly marketable candidate in the future.
  • Regular touchpoints with internship coordinators to discuss progress, goals, and future career.