Technology Internship (Multiple Roles) - Fort Mill LocationApply Job ID: R-008928 Date posted: 02/18/2020 Primary Location SC-Fort Mill
Are you curious about technology? Are you interested in working on meaningful projects? Are you interested in being part of a team that is working to transform and do things differently? If so, LPL Financial is the place for you!
LPL Financial is one of the nation's leading financial services companies and a publicly traded company under ticker symbol LPL. We support over 18,000 financial professionals—including over 14,000 independent advisors, more than 700 financial institutions, and over 4,000 institutional clearing and technology subscribers. We enable advisors to focus on their clients by reducing the complexity of running their practice and we support their business by offering enabling technology, comprehensive clearing and compliance services, practice management programs and training, and independent research. At LPL, we take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients. And Technology is at the center of our mission.
What You'll Do
LPL Financial has technology internship positions in our San Diego offices. These internships start in May/June 2020 and are 10-12 weeks in duration.
We have multiple internship roles available in the Technology organization, including;
- Software Development,
- Infrastructure & Operations,
- Quality Assurance
- Cyber Security
In each of these roles you will have the opportunity to work alongside our technology team members and deliver technology solutions to help the firm while developing your skills.
Our competitive 10- week paid graduate internship is an unparalleled opportunity to develop as a leader while sharpening your skills. The aim of our internship program is to provide students a valuable workplace experience to enhance their educational and professional goals. The projects that you drive during the summer will be tailored to your interests and will strategically affect change at our company. You will also have the chance to develop a deeper understanding of our culture and core values though career workshops, senior executive interactions, and community involvement opportunities.
We're looking for goal-oriented people who thrive in a fast-paced team environment and are eager to apply their problem solving skills to real business challenges. We empower employees to transform their skills, interests and connections into meaningful, collaborative solutions that work for the good of all of our stakeholders – our colleagues, customers and communities.
- Currently pursuing a BS, MS or PhD in computer science or a related technical field.
- College student who will have completed their sophomore or junior year in 2020.
- Classroom experience directly related to your preferred role (i.e. software engineer, security, etc.)
- 3.0+ GPA
- Effective implementation skills
- Experience with cross-group collaboration
- High levels of creativity and quick problem-solving capabilities
- Fort Mill, SC
- Internship Standard Length
- Monday through Friday 8:30- 5
- *Some flexibility based on school begin/end date
Average Hours Per Week
Why intern at LPL Financial
Access To Executives And Industry Leaders
Grow your network with access to leaders in the industry, open to your ideas. There’s no limit on how much you can learn.
Doing The Right Thing
Doing the right thing for our customers, associates, and communities has always been our focus.
A Place To Launch Your Career
LPL Financial associates often grow horizontally across the company or vertically in role. We have virtually every role you can think of. You dream it, it’s possible.
The Empowerment of Your Role
LPL is transforming our culture and our commitment to constantly improve the ease of doing business with us. Making it easier for advisors to do business with us is our No. 1 priority. No matter what your role or department, at LPL we all own this. Knowing this, we are all empowered to make things simpler and do what is best for advisors and their investors.
The Quality You Deliver
At LPL financial, our work makes a difference. That is why we share a passion for doing it ethically and exceedingly well. Because we have a clear focus and we are empowered to deliver results, we see every day that we are creating something special together.
About LPL Financial:
LPL Financial is a leader in the retail financial advice market and the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer*. We serve independent financial advisors and financial institutions, providing them with the technology, research, clearing and compliance services, and practice management programs they need to create and grow thriving practices. LPL enables them to provide objective guidance to millions of American families seeking wealth management, retirement planning, financial planning and asset management solutions. LPL and its affiliates have more than 4,200 employees with primary offices in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego.
*As reported by Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2019, based on total revenue.
If you join LPL, you will join a culture that believes in delivering a world-class client experience and looks to all employees to contribute to that goal by sharing their creativity, experience, and passion for continuous improvement. As a destination of choice, our top priorities are growth and development, social responsibility, and financial health for our employees.
We offer competitive compensation and industry leading benefits, including a wellness facility with onsite fitness classes, healthy meal choices, and a walk-in clinic. We support employee financial health through a 401k match, ESPP, and employee discounts. Work/life balance is our foundation and is supported through paid holidays, and paid time off (including time to volunteer). We foster a diverse work environment through Employee Resource Groups and diverse strategic partnerships.
Join the LPL team and help us make a difference by turning life’s aspirations into financial realities. Please log in or create an account to apply to this position. Principals only. EOE.
Information on Interviews:
LPL will only communicate with a job applicant directly from an @lpl.com email address and will never conduct an interview online or in a chatroom forum. During an interview, LPL will not request any form of payment from the applicant, or information regarding an applicant’s bank or credit card. Should you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact LPL’s Human Resources Solutions Center at (800) 877-7210.