IT Traineeship

  • De Volksbank
  • Den Bosch Netherlands
  • Jul 17, 2017
Intern Information Technology

Job Description

Without IT no bank
Role of IT in the banking sector is large. Indeed, the bank is now a real IT business. Maximize availability (24/7) service is crucial. Similarly, the security of banking and the ability to continuously implement digital innovations. IT has been for years the mandate within the Volksbank technology choices and solutions and we work with a state-of-the-art IT landscape. 

About IT traineeship
While IT traineeship work two years to your professional development and to yourself. We provide this an appropriate individual program. It consists of four missions every six months you own shapes and naturally match your objectives. 

We challenge you to strengthen our IT expertise Run & Change (administration and development). You come into contact with (new) technologies, such as Block Chain Technology, Machine Learning, Specialization Payment and Cyber Security. Think of tasks as a software developer, test analyst, process analyst and BI specialist. 

Interested in a day? Watch the short film of our colleague Johan: 

about your development
At the start you will be assigned a mentor from senior management within the Volksbank. Your mentor will support you in both your personal and content development and helps to build a network within our organization. In addition, you will be guided by a trainee coordinator first point and helps with practical matters such as working conditions, evaluation and training. For each assignment, the client shall within the department for the necessary guidance. Furthermore you will get assigned a buddy. This is a trainee of the previous crop that will assist in the introduction phase with practical matters and that you can use as a source of information for learning within the Volksbank. 

For your personal development you go through an external program with the other trainees in your class. State your main personal development during the program and go to work on topics such as leadership, collaboration and influence. You are challenged to step out of your comfort zone and experiment with new behavior.

We ask

  • You have just completed a university degree, such as Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Science, Mathematics and Physics, Mechanical Engineering
  • You have up to one year of work experience
  • You have strong affinity with IT and some experience in programming

We are looking for entrepreneurial candidates who are assertive, energetic and purposeful. You have a critical eye and a large force execution. You have an open and direct approach. You are also inquisitive, enthusiastic and do you have a healthy dose of courage.

What we offer
A job where you get a platform to get started with your ideas. Within a bank where it really is about people and is characterized by a no-nonsense culture. We offer a good balance between work and leisure with the possibility to share your work week. 
Our IT department is based in Den Bosch. 

The Volksbank goes with brands SNS, ASN Bank, Regions Bank and BLG Wonen the challenge to bring the human dimension in banking. Together we want to redesign the current banking landscape in the Netherlands and sincerely put the best interests of our customers. With some 3,000 colleagues we are full of confidence and optimism to achieve this ambition. Do you have the guts to contribute to a change in the banking industry? Come help build our new bank and make a difference for our customers.