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Northern Trust Corporation

Rotational Development Associate - Technology Track - 64568

Northern Trust Corporation - Chicago, IL

Rotational Development Associate - Technology Track - 64568




This job was posted by : For more information, please see: The Northern Trust Rotational Development Program (RDP) is designed to develop the technical skills, business acumen, and leadership abilities of new or recent graduates.


During the one- to two-year program, participants will have the opportunity to perform meaningful assignments in various rotations while gaining a broader perspective, along with exposure to leadership of the different departments in their chosen career track.


After successfully completing the program, qualified Associates will be placed into a role that best leverages the experiences they've gained throughout their rotations and meets their career interests.


nRDP Support and Development


The program provides participants with dedicated ongoing support and professional development opportunities that include:

Two program mentors

Monthly speaker series

Social Events

Access to RDP Alumni Network

Learning & Development

Comprehensive orientation


nMembers of Northern Trust's Rotational Development Program possess the following:n

A bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university

A cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least a 3.0

3 years maximum relevant work experience upon application

Previous internships or related work experience

Strong oral and written communication skills

Analytical, quantitative and problem solving skills

Adaptability and ability to learn quickly in high-pressure environments

Leadership, teamwork and client servicing ability

A well-rounded character, appreciating diversity and valuing inclusion

Knowledge and interest in Northern Trust and the financial services industry


Members of the Technology Track contribute to key IT initiatives designed to expose them to Northern Trust's various technologies and systems, allowing them to accelerate their understanding of the bank's underlying applications and architecture. Core rotations may be completed in application development, data management, enterprise support, infrastructure engineering, systems architecture, and security. Additional rotations will increase in complexity to promote fast-paced, progressive learning throughout the program and may allow for specialization in a specific technology.


The Technology Track includes three 6-month rotations.


Examples of potential responsibilities (note: work varies by rotation and business need):

Participate in all phases of full software development lifecycle

Design, code, implement, and test new features and modules for trade processing systems

Collaborate with business analysts to understand and translate product specifications

Work with testing teams and business partners to support testing and fix defects

Estimate work effort, schedules, milestones, risks and project status as it relates to product development

Define and identify risks associated with the use of technology for internal systems and hosted external systems

Review and assess controls through established frameworks for third party risk assessments, application control assessments, infrastructure control assessments, and other due diligence initiatives

Manage, streamline and automate deployment and build process of an internal or vended solution

Create and continuously improve support documentation and transition new support requirements to resources

Draw and write up detailed software design diagrams with use-cases for appropriate stakeholders


Placement Opportunities:

Information Security Analyst

Applications Analyst

Middlew re Analyst

Data Analytic Analyst

Mobile Development Analyst

A cover letter indicating your interest in the position must be submitted with your application.


We do not/will not sponsor rotational development program participants for work authorization, including H-1B petitions.



Intermediate proficiency in programming - minimum of 3 courses completed

Strong interest in technology and innovation

Suggested majors:

Computer Science

Computer and Electrical Engineering

Information Technology (IT)

Management Information Systems


Recommended Attributes:

Working knowledge of common programming languages (i.e., Java, C#, Javascript, Python, C/C , Unix, SQL, etc.)

Understanding of agile methodologies (i.e. Scrum, TDD, devOps)

Familiarity with popular version control software (i.e. Git, TFS)

Excellent problem solving and trouble-shooting skills

Ability to work independently and adapt quickly to new technologies/systems

Strong sense of personal courage (active meeting participant, asking for help, etc.)


For more than a century, Northern Trust has worked hard building our legacy of outstanding service, expertise and integrity. From a Chicago-based bank founded in 1889, we now have more than 20 international locations and

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Northern Trust Corporation


Rotational Development Associate - Technology Track - 64568 Northern Trust Corporation - Chicago, IL, United States


Location: Chicago, IL

Company Profile:
Northern Trust (Nasdaq:NTRS) is a global leader in delivering innovative investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking solutions to corporations, institutions and affluent individuals. For more than 120 years, we have evolved with the changing needs of our clients and our world.