IT Trainee - Strategy, Finance & Projects (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main

Dates & facts

  • Duration: 18 months
  • Division: CIO/COO
  • Start: April and October
  • Application deadline: 24 January 2021 (for programme start in April)
  • Location: Frankfurt/Main (Eschborn) / Luxembourg
  • Target group: graduates from around the world holding a master’s degree, preferably with an international studies background and a major in mathematics, sciences, engineering, physics or IT
Dates & facts
Have a perfect start to your career with us

Have a perfect start to your career with us

Join our trainee programme to receive the highest level of career support from us, with a focus on business strategy and management as well as the development of your personal and professional skills.

Based in either Frankfurt/Main or Luxembourg, you will also get an insider’s look at the work in our offices around the world.

Join us for the unique opportunity to help shape the future of one of the world’s leading stock exchange organisations. 

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Start: 1 April 2021


You are passionate about technological advancement? You want to get to know the Information Technology division from various perspectives? Then our IT Trainee programme might be just the right fit for you. 

During this challenging 18-month programme, the focus of your trainee assignment schedule will be individually shaped together with you – depending on your interests and prior experiences.


Possible areas of activity


Post-Trade IT
Within our Post-Trade IT area we operate and develop the IT infrastructures and systems of our post-trading business. You will experience the impact of state-of-the-art post-trade IT solutions on our business and gain insights from various perspectives.
Location: Luxembourg


What you can expect
•    You will be based in Luxembourg, but we will also give you the chance to gain insights into our offices globally.
•    You will be supported by one of our top managers, acting as your individual career coach throughout the whole programme.
•    You will receive an attractive compensation package and benefit from technical and soft skills trainings.
•    You will build your own trusted network with IT peers, senior professionals and top management early on in our flat hierarchies and open, international culture.
•    You will enjoy great teamwork, joint celebrating of success and the commitment and pride to work for one of the world’s leading financial markets infrastructure provider.


Do I qualify?
•    You finished university (Master’s degree) with distinction in relevant majors such as Computer Science, (General) IT, Business Information Technology, Mathematics, Natural Sciences or Business/Economics with IT focus.
•    You have already gained theoretical and practical knowledge regarding relevance and functioning of capital markets as well as in-depth understanding of business principles and processes.
•    You have strong analytical and conceptual skills, think critically and you like to solve problems.
•    You are eager to contribute actively to the company’s goals and you bring in a proactive mindset.
•    You have excellent written and spoken communication skills in English and German.

Application process
Step 1

Apply via our online application portal. Please upload your CV, overview of grades, degree certificate and, if applicable, your employment references.

After checking your documents, we will invite you to a virtual interview. If we think you would fit in well with us, you will receive an invitation to our virtual interview day.

Step 2

You will have two interviews with senior managers from your preferred area and another cross-departmental interview. You will also work on a case study together with other participants.

After successful completion of the interview day, we will send you feedback shortly afterwards and, if applicable, offer you a position in our trainee programme.

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment which makes our employees both feel at ease and reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.

Careers with a future

Whether you are an apprentice, a trainee, a young or experienced professional – with us your career is off to a good start that holds many different paths to develop and reach the next level. Your professional future is in your hands – as a manager, expert or project manager. You can count on our support as well as further education and training measures.

Diversity & Inclusion

We embrace diversity. As the cornerstone of our success, your contribution counts – irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion or worldview, disability, age, sexual preference and identity.

Exciting, cutting-edge projects

“Boredom” is a concept unknown to us. With us you are part of a company that is shaping the future and where you can make a difference and actively participate – by supporting companies and start-ups going public, developing trading technologies or designing the cloud infrastructure for a highly regulated environment.

Guiding principles

We at Deutsche Börse create trust in the markets of today and tomorrow. Our collaborative efforts are defined by integrity, responsibility and transparency as well as by mutual respect and appreciation, both within our organisation and externally.

International environment

Our market infrastructures are connected globally: whether in Singapore, London, Chicago, Luxembourg or Dubai – working with us means collaborating with colleagues and teams across 40 locations from more than 100 nations

Security and growth

Our company is experiencing healthy growth, not least due to our diversified business model. As a globally active exchange organiser, we provide market participants with consistently safe infrastructures that stimulate growth along the entire value chain. For you this means: a secure and promising workplace!

Team spirit

Our employees work in great teams and therefore enjoy working with us. This is reflected in our annual employee surveys. No matter how great the challenges posed by the markets might be – we support each other, work together closely to successfully complete projects and face change with a positive, collaborative approach.

Work-life balance

We offer a work environment, in which professional and private life can interact individually. Flexible working time models, allowance for childcare, working remotely, studying alongside your job or part-time models – we give you the opportunity to adapt your job to your life situation.

Deutsche Börse Recruiting Team

Deutsche Börse Recruiting Team

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