UNL Summer 2020 - Software Development Internship


Software Engineer Internship

Experian is the world’s leading global information services company, unlocking the power of data to create opportunities for consumers, businesses and society. For more than 125 years, we’ve helped consumers and clients prosper, and economies and communities flourish – and we’re not done. Experian has operated at the center of Big Data since before the phrase was coined. Few companies can offer information services on an equivalent scale. Experian has been named to Forbes Magazine’s Top 100 list of the “World’s Most Innovative Companies” for 4 years in a row. We have 16,000 people operating across 37 countries, and every day we’re investing in new technologies, talented people and innovation to help create a better tomorrow.

Experian Technology is central to the future success of Experian. Whether developing a new product, enhancing a SaaS solution or securing our networks from external threats, you have a critical role to play. When looking for new talent to join our technical teams, we look for individuals with the following traits:

What are Software Developers at Experian ….
  • Are passionate about building technologies that create opportunities for consumers, businesses and society.
  • Are problem solvers and energized by resolving technical challenges with other teammates.
  • Are eager to learn new technology and find ways to do things more efficiently and effectively.
  • Love working for a company that has tons of opportunity to grow their career. This can include developing technology to help consumers make an informed decision on the best car to buy, or help businesses find and retain their customers.

Key Job Functions include:
  • We are looking for full time Software Developers to develop software for our products at our office in Lincoln, NE. Key responsibilities include:
  • Analyze, design, develop, implement and maintain applications developed for our customers
  • Work with teammates to solve problems and build innovative technical solutions.
  • Be a key hands-on contributor to the design and implementation of new products and features throughout the entire stack.

Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications
  • A bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science or related field (will be graduated before June 2020).
  • Experience programming in Object Oriented programming language (Python preferred), Web Framework (Django preferred), Shell scripting
  • Knowledge/experience in Containers and Container Application platforms (OpenShift, Docker and Kubernetes), cloud services (AWS preferred) and open source ML packages (scikit etc)
  • Ability to demonstrate understanding of algorithms, data structures and other systems architecture factors that affect code quality, performance and customer experience
  • Some experience building software outside of the classroom environment like an internship, hackathon, research project or related experience preferred
  • Demonstrated skill in time management and completing software projects in a cooperative team environment
  • Have learned a software development language that you weren’t taught in school, or took it upon yourself to learn it in more in-depth than what they taught
  • Through your studies and extracurricular activities, proven history of high achievement