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Discover Financial Services

Best Student Employer
22 Reviews

About Discover Financial Services

Discover. Find your spark and ignite your career.

Discover Financial Services is one of the largest digital banks and electronic payment services companies in the US. Our UK offices help drive our tech innovations, expand our global reach, and deliver tech platforms and app solutions for every business unit, worldwide.

As a leading financial services company operating on a global scale, our campus programmes offer exciting opportunities to work in a truly international environment. Whether youʼre building innovative payment systems, or taking new approaches to delivery, youʼll join the Business Technology team supporting challenging and rewarding projects.

Passionate about the possibilities of tech? Our UK-based programmes for students and grads will help you launch your digital career at our world-leading financial services company.

Internship Programme

Kickstart your career with our Summer Internship Programme. You'll get expert training, exposure to senior leaders, and make your mark on exciting projects. You will also learn about the tech, data & analytics and business enhancements that are changing the shape of financial services.

You will join our Business Technology function where you will be involved in challenging, meaningful work, from day one. Itʼs a chance to further your professional development and gain a breadth of experience. After graduation, you'll be considered for our Full-Time graduate Programme.

What weʼre looking for:

  • Candidates with a passion for tech and personal development
  • Students and graduates with a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related discipline
  • Students and graduates aiming for/with a 2:2 or higher
  • For the Summer Internship, we can only accept applications from students in the penultimate year of their degree

Best Student Employer

Awarded 2nd in Accountancy & Finance Best 45 Small to Medium-sized Student Employers 2023-2024


Overall Rating


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"A frontend tool that was employed internally underwent refactoring and I expanded its capability I worked with the team to put agile practises such as daily standups weekly product family syncs sprint iterations reviews planning and retros into" Read full review


"I worked on frontend development of an internal tool refactoring and extending the functionality I worked with the team adopting agile methodologies daily standups weekly syncs with product family sprint refinements reviews planning and retros My" Read full review

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Opportunities offered:

  • Internship (1 Month+)

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