Software Engineer - Ratings 2023 Summer Intern

S&P Global
New York, USA
06 Dec 2022
20 Dec 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
2023 Summer Internship -S&P Ratings - Software Engineer Intern

About S&P Global Ratings

S&P Global Ratings offers critical insights for credit, risk and sustainable finance solutions that are essential to translating complexity into clarity, so market participants can uncover opportunities. S&P Global Ratings is the world's leading provider of independent credit ratings. Our ratings are essential to driving growth, providing transparency, and helping educate market participants so they can make decisions with confidence. We have more than 1 million credit ratings outstanding on government, corporate, financial sector and structured finance entities and securities. We offer an independent view of the market built on a unique combination of broad perspective and local insight. We provide our opinions and research about relative credit risk; market participants gain independent information to help support the growth of transparent, liquid debt markets worldwide.

S&P Global Ratings is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit

Your Summer with Us:
During your summer at Ratings Technology, you'll have the chance to partner with our teams, with on-the-job experience focusing on high impact work that allows you to apply and develop your skills. Networking, business insights and tailored learning opportunities all support your growth and development, setting you up for success as you begin your career.

Our next internship program runs through the summer of 2023. We're looking for students who are working towards a Bachelor's, and due to complete their studies to be available for a full-time role commencing in 2024.

The Role:
Software Engineers design, develop, validate, and bring new products to market. As part of an agile team, you will envision, groom, and commit to building new features or enhancing current functionality in sprint cadence. You will add to our test suites and demonstrate completed stories to our stakeholders and clients. You will look for ways to innovate and enhance our products and processes.

You will have the opportunity to experience a high-level of collaboration and cross-training on a range of applications. We offer a collaborative, global, quality engineering team that is accustomed to helping one another learn and excel while working to continuously improve the level of quality delivered to our internal and external users.

Key Responsibilities Include:
- Developing SQL code
- Build data pipelines in java, Scala or Python
- Writing unit tests to support code developed
- Collaborating with teammates during technical designs
- Helping size and groom Agile stories
- Participate in team code reviews and trainings
- Demo completed work to stakeholders
- Deploy completed work to our QA and production environments following our release standards
- Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities, results-oriented, and able to demonstrate successful delivery in highly dynamic environments
- Be in tune with emerging Big Data trends and cloud technologies and participate in evaluation of new technologies.
- Work in partnership with the development teams to deliver business functionality on time with required quality that meets the acceptance criteria.

What We're Looking For:
We seek candidates with diverse backgrounds and ideas with a desire to learn and thrive. The Summer Internship Program will provide you with a variety of experiences to help you identify your strengths, develop highly transferable skills and align you to a successful career path for a bright future at S&P Global. To be an ideal fit for the role, you should have:

- A Bachelor's or Master's degree (or equivalent) completed no later than May 2024
- 0-6 months relevant work experience
- Demonstrated passion or interest in one or more of our key industries
- Strong SQL/data manipulation skills required including cleaning and handling data
- Scala, Python, Java
- Willingness to work with unstructured, messy data
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
- An aptitude to learn and adapt quickly in a rapidly changing environment
- Intellectual curiosity and desire to learn new things, techniques, and technologies
- The ability to build strong working relationships in a collaborative setting
- Be legally eligible to work for the duration of the program in the country for which you apply
- Be a self-starter who is also an excellent team player in a passionate team-oriented culture.
- Able to communicate effectively with non-technical internal and external clients and other stakeholders.

The Location: 55 Water Street, New York, NY

How To Apply:
Submit your online application, which should include your resume.

Application and Assessment Process:
The assessment process that follows is designed to ensure you can learn more about us, showcase your skills and find a role that is right for you.

Stage 1: Submit online application

Stage 2: Initial screening process

Stage 3: Final stage assessment day

You may be considered for multiple suitable roles throughout this process. If these roles fall within the same stream, you will be assessed during the same process. If the roles fall across multiple streams, you may be asked to complete different assessments aligned to those roles.

Our Commitment to Diversity
Our business and our customers are diverse, and we believe that embracing a diverse and inclusive environment is key to defining who we are. Our people are what makes us unique, and you will get the opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds from across the world who continuously find the best possible solutions, adding value and driving change for our customers.


Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

US Candidates Only: The EEO is the Law Poster describes discrimination protections under federal law.


203 - Entry Professional (EEO Job Group) (inactive), 20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), IFTECH203 - Entry Professional (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 278102
Posted On: 2022-12-04
Location: New York, New York, United States

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