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2021 Global Data Summer Internship - Shanghai

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Posted Mar 17, 2021 - Requisition No. 89576

Bloomberg runs on data, and data drives the market. Our Global Data team acquires and supplies this data to our clients. Teams work collaboratively to collect, analyse, process and publish the data which is the backbone of our iconic Bloomberg Terminal - the data ultimately feeding and moving the financial markets.            

The Role:

As a Global Data Intern, you will have a passion for taking raw numbers and turning them into meaningful insights for the world's business and financial decision makers. You will have a natural eye for detail, an interest in the data that feeds the financial markets, and an appetite for understanding how technology can be used to enhance workflows, improve quality and expand coverage.

You will collect, clean and present data, which moves markets and empowers our clients to make the right decisions on the iconic Bloomberg Terminal. You will work with our analysts who provide unparalleled customer service, establish relationships with key market players in the financial industry, inspire news content, and revolutionize Global Data at Bloomberg!

What’s in it for you? 

  • Gain hands-on exposure to our systems, processes, clients and the financial markets
  • Apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative workflow efficiencies and implement technology solutions to enhance our systems and current processes
  •  Discover how we maintain the standards of accuracy and timeliness for which our data is famous for
  •  Carry out real projects that have an exponential impact on our systems and clients
  •  Learn how we assist our clients with data-related queries
  •  Receive in-depth training in the areas of terminal navigation, computer scripting languages and professional development skills all from world-class professionals
  •  Be mentored by one of our experienced Analysts throughout the 10-week internship
  •  Gain feedback on how to continue to develop your skills and expertise

You’ll need to have: 

  • Strong passion for data, technology and finance
  •  Prior coursework or involvement within a field like Information Systems, Mathematics, Finance, Accounting, Economics, International Relations & Public Affairs, Management, or other applied sciences
  •  Fluency in English and Chinese (Both Spoken & Written)
  •  Strong aptitude for problem solving and the drive to think creatively
  •  A demonstrable commitment to enhancing and developing products
  •  Availability to start a full-time position in 2022
  •  Availability to commit to the entire intern programme length (18 June 2021 - 27 August 2021, 10 weeks)

We'd love to see: 

  • Recent work experience, internship or coursework in Finance, Business, Statistics, Engineering, Data Modelling or related discipline
  •  Demonstrated project/work experience using one or more programming language (e.g. Python, JavaScript, SQL, etc.)
  •  Experience in customer service or client relationship management
  •  Effective project management skills
  • Ability to work well in teams and group projects
  •  Enthusiasm and commitment to extracurricular activities and interests

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are!

Please note this is a two stage application process, following the submission of your candidate details you will receive an email with directions to complete an online assessment. Your application will not be complete until you have submitted the assessment.

Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer, and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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