Betterment for Business Intern

Why intern at Betterment?

Interning at Betterment, you will make big contributions in a short amount of time. We invest time in teaching, training, and mentoring you while gaining from your creativity, enthusiasm, and new approaches to our inner-workings. You’ll get hands-on experience in a professional workplace, make valuable contacts, and gain knowledge for future endeavors. Best of all, you get to experience what it’s like working for a leading fintech robo-advisor in the industry — in the heart of New York City.

About the right intern:

We are looking for a highly capable and adaptable student to work closely with our Betterment for Business team, our 401(k) product. You are someone who digs into the details and gets stuff done, but can step back and see the big picture. You are self-motivated, eager to learn new things, able to work in a fast-paced environment, and enthusiastic about all things 401(k). In particular, you are excellent with excel, have strong attention to detail, and are willing to roll up your sleeves and help the team get things done. Most of all, you want to hone your skills at a dynamic growth stage company where no two days are the same.

At Betterment you will:

  • Join our Intern Program (Program Dates are June 5 - August 11)
  • Work directly with the GM of Betterment for Business on various research projects
  • Assist with day to day operations of the B4B ‘Business Success’ and ‘New Business’ Teams
  • Learn about the 401(k) business, but more broadly, how to set-up a start-up business

You'll be effective if you:

  • Are actively pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree (Junior) in Finance, Accounting, or a related field
  • Have the ability to receive school credit strongly preferred
  • Are a self-starter with meticulous attention to detail
  • Are proficient in Excel
  • Bonus if you are proficient in SQL or Rails

Meet Some of Betterment's Employees

Jaime S.

Product Design Manager

Jaime uses consumer feedback in order to build the automated financial planning products that empower Betterment's customers to take control of their financial futures.

Cyrus E.

Lead Software Engineer

Cyrus runs Betterment's Financial Planning Team. He's responsible for building delightful customer experiences that help users make smart and profitable financial investments.


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