Software Engineer Internship – Summer 2018

Thomson Reuters is the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

Full time, Paid Internship in our Michigan office


Grow your career in software development by working on our market leading technology solutions. During this full-time, paid summer internship you will contribute to the coding, implementation, maintenance, performance, scalability, security and enhancement of Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting products across the globe. You'll work as part of a team producing maintainable, high-quality software on schedule. Whether solving for today's challenges or tomorrow's ambitions, you're partnering with the industry's brightest thinkers, delivering powerful results both personally and professionally. We'll bring you the tools—you put them in motion.

Thomson Reuters was recently named Crain's "Coolest Place to Work" and one of Business Week's "Top 100 Global Brands."


With ongoing mentoring by our experienced software engineers, you'll transform classroom theory into real-life practice. The knowledge gained will give you the skills necessary to transition into the workforce.

You will gain:

  • Real-life programming experience that contributes to the product's success
  • Access to seasoned professionals who will mentor and guide you
  • Competitive pay rate, and flexible work environment and work schedule
  • Impressive experience to add to your professional resume

You have a passion for technology. You are self-motivated with the ability to work effectively on a team. You can communicate effectively with technical and nontechnical team members. You also have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with an eye for detail and accuracy.

Your specific experience includes:

  • Student in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or similar study curriculum
  • Solid academic record - minimum 3.0 GPA
  • 1-2 college level classes of either C / C# / Java /Swift or other formal training
  • Strong numeric and problem solving orientation
  • Strong grasp of object oriented concepts and design methodologies

Having experience in one of the following areas is a plus:

  • Experience in Hibernate, REST, SQL, HTML5, JavaScript, Angular JS, AJAX or Typescript or CSS
  • Experience in Android Studio or Xcode

Why is Thomson Reuters a great place for me to work?

Each of us brings a unique perspective to our work. That perspective is shaped by where we live, the business we advance, and the decisions we influence. But true impact isn't something any of us achieves alone. It's only possible when ideas connect and talents are shared. Together, the power of our perspectives will move the world. That's why you're being invited to Bring it.

What are Thomson Reuters core values?

Trust: We act with integrity and independence by holding ourselves and each other to be ethical and reliable in all we do.

Partnership: We work together, with each other, with our customers and with industry partners to deliver superior results and experiences.

Innovation: We innovate to serve our customers, drive our growth and win in dynamic business environments.

Performance: We deliver results, excelling at work that positively impacts the world.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one – collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With over 50,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Bring your ambition to make a difference. We'll bring a world of opportunities.

As a global business we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

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