Blockchain program professional internship
Technology plays an important role in the way we experience everything. Blockchain is one of the technologies that is poised to transform the way we think about and do business, and maybe even society as a whole.
At ING, increasing the pace of innovation is a strategic priority of the Think Forward strategy. We need to get faster and better at innovating so we can stay abreast of the pace of change around us. Blockchain technology is one of the innovation enablers at ING and the Blockchain program encompasses all of our efforts to explore and unlock its business value.
The Blockchain program is also responsible for identifying and piloting the most promising use cases. To do so, we constantly scope the environment for relevant opportunities, actively engage with and educate the organization about the technology’s potential as well as researching trends within the industry. This allows us to have a comprehensive approach in our delivery of business value.
What you will be doing:
We are looking for Blockchain Intern that will help the ING Blockchain Program. Tasks that you will be performing are:
- Researching major industry developments and trends, both technological as well as business;
- Assisting with internal communication, by updating and aligning communication materials, in close collaboration with the relevant ING entities;
- Supporting the delivery of international educational initiatives by engaging with the host countries;
- Organizing online and on-site blockchain workshops and documenting the events;
- Actively managing and updating our virtual community.
What are we looking for?
We are looking for a master student which is highly motivated, innovation minded and with an affinity for blockchain. You will be working in a fast paced and complex environment where a curious, self-starting and analytical mentality is necessary. Excellent English language skills, both verbally and written are required, with interest in business development as a plus. Only English is required, not Dutch. Please be advised that research / master thesis is outside the scope of this internship.
Mention that applicants who do not provide their motivation letter or CV will not be considered.
You will be fully part of an enthusiastic multi-disciplinary team that has a willingness to help you grow and learn as much as possible in your internship. The start date of the internship will be agreed upon.
Please note: to do an internship at ING, you need to be registered at an educational institution during the entire period of the internship.