Do you want to apply your skills and knowledge to real-world financial problems? Do you want to learn from experienced professionals and academics in the field of fintech? Do you want to work on a cutting-edge project that will enhance the user experience of OPAL, our financial planning platform? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you might be the extra pair of brains we are looking for!
What do we offer?
We employ a diverse set of wise people who want to help others achieving their goals. And at the same time receive help to achieve their own goals and grow their career. Our corporate culture is friendly and open; we are always receptive to good ideas. We offer you room to apply your talents and we highly value an entrepreneurial spirit. If desired, we provide you with the opportunity to combine your graduate internship at Ortec Finance R&D Labs with working as a student assistant in one of our departments.
- You will be based at either our Rotterdam office. You can manage your start and end of the working day and be flexible to combine work with your private life. If you would like or sometimes need to, working from home is an option.
- Based on a combined function of two days as a student assistant and three days internship you will receive 1.293 euro (gross monthly allowance).
Read about our colleague experiences: https://www.ortecfinance.com/en/careers
More on R&D Labs
Since our establishment in 1981, we’ve put innovation through applied scientific research and IT developments as a priority. Our research and innovation activities are concentrated within the Ortec Finance R&D Labs. We work and experiment with both new modelling approaches and IT techniques and concepts in order to research their applicability to investment decision making. R&D Labs aims to be the linking pin between colleagues and clients of Ortec Finance and the scientific research community.
It performs innovative, high-quality research with a strong practical focus. We collaborate with students, academics, and external parties to design the future of investment decision making.
Is this something for you?
This internship really fits you well when you are creative in problem solving, working on innovations, and you enjoy experimenting with new ideas. You are eager to learn more in one of the following areas:
- Programming (we generally use Java and Python)
- Excel modelling
- Creating an API to connect modules with existing applications
- Using machine learning to improve different modules
- Using our calculation engines and Large Language Models to create personalized financial reports
- Researching the latest trends and innovations in wealth and financial planning and machine learning
- Making suggestions for further improvement and development of new and existing modules
- Algorithms & optimization
Are you pursuing a degree in HBO study in ICT, (applied) data science, or a related field in your 3rd or 4th year (graduation)? Are you eager to learn more about fintech, machine learning and Large Language Models (LLMs)? Do you also have some experience with programming languages and Excel? Then you are the perfect candidate for this position!
More on Ortec Finance
Working at Ortec Finance means working somewhere else. It means working in a world where colleagues meet, gather knowledge and where likeminded peers are always willing to help each other. Where the organizational culture is friendly, flat and non-political.
Working at Ortec Finance also means working in a continuously innovating world where science, academics and mathematics dominate, since models are key in helping Ortec Finance’ clients with complex financial decisions. Because that’s what we love: giving our clients the best advice possible.
Where the daily job is very in-dept, based on evidence and relevant for society. It means a job that matters. Where the learning curve is steep; we learn something new every single day. And we need to, because continuously innovation is key. Especially in a fin tech world. We don’t necessarily follow all conventions. Because yes, we are a bit rebellious too.
Curious about our solutions and software? Check www.ortecfinance.com.
Questions or want to meet and greet?For more information regarding this position please contact Maruska John, Recruitment Assistant at +31 10 700 5000. To apply, please use the application button to send us your CV, list of grades and cover letter.
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