Technology Summer Intern

WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) provides B2B payment processing and information management solutions. From our roots in fleet card payments beginning in 1983, we have expanded the scope of our business to a multi-channel provider of corporate payment solutions in fleet, virtual travel, and healthcare markets.

Our innovative technology, payment, and data solutions are working to enable our customers and business partners to focus on what they do best: achieve their business growth objectives.

WEX is more than just a corporate payment processing company and a job. We are an agile and innovative technology community, were our curious and collaborative people look to bring the future of commerce to the present.

Our Program

The WEX Summer Technology Internship offers a 12-week summer experience for student engineers and developers interested in Information Security (Cyber Security), Cloud Architect and Operations, Mobile WEB and App Development, UX/UI, Software QA, and Software Development.

Our internship program is designed to provide interns hands-on, practical experiences while working alongside our some of our industry's smartest teams; as well as providing immediate value to their teams and our leaders.

As an intern, you will be challenged and offered the opportunity to make an impact across the business and be involved in the company's most critical business decisions.

We are looking for ambitious and curious students, who are interested in growing professionally and developing their skills to become the next generation of leaders in technology.

What you will be doing in this role

Information Security (Cyber Security)

  • Contributes to the identification and definition of computer/data security awareness, training and education initiatives across WEX.

  • Participates in the design and implementation of new systems to ensure the protection of information and processes supporting company policies, standards, and current audit and compliance requirements.

Cloud Architect and Operations

  • Contribute to our expanded knowledge and abilities to deploy Cloud-based business Solutions using the AWS Platform

Mobile, WEB, and App Development

  • Participate in the definition, design, development and unit testing of mobile applications

  • Assist in analysis and design, to include data modeling and object-oriented design, Web application prototyping and development, unit test development and build automation and defect analysis and resolution.

UX/UI Design

  • Create motion studies for enhancing usability, interaction, storytelling, and delight.

  • Produce quality design that accurately reflects a visual design language or brand guideline.

  • Produce and test interaction flows and mocks that accurately communicate product functionality to a product, engineering, and visual design team members.

Software QA

  • Debugs software products through the use of systematic tests to develop, apply, and maintain quality standards for company products. Develops, modifies, and executes software test plans, automated scripts, and programs for testing.

  • Develop, modify and execute software test plans, automated scripts, and programs for testing.

Software Development

  • Develop software and tools in support of design, infrastructure and technology platforms, including operating systems, compilers, routers, networks, utilities, databases.


You should also expect

  • You should expect to be collaborative and challenged as you work with our diverse, passionate and talent technology teams.

  • Engage and interact with senior leadership

  • Train and develop your skills in your area of work with some of the best technology experts in our industry

Who we are looking for

  • At a minimum, you should be a rising junior or senior, masters-level student, in a degree/certificate-seeking accredited program

  • We know there first years out there, rising sophomores, with incredible talent. You too can apply but be ready to shine.

  • Note: the following represents a list of the technologies and languages used at WEX in the development. While direct experience is not required, any exposure or hands-on experience is considered a plus

  • Strong programming skills or experience in one or more of the following areas: Java, .net,, PHP, Python, Objective C, C#, C/C++, Perl, XML, JSON, UML, JavaScript, Visual Basic, HTML, SQL, PL/SQL, Shell scripts, AWS, UNIX.

  • Experience or exposure with JavaScript frameworks Angular 2, Typescript. Angular, Ember; Backbone, RequireJS, jQuery Mobile.

  • Package managers and build tools such as Bower, npm, Gulp and Grunt

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