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  • 100 - 500 employees

IMC 2019 Software Engineer Summer Intern - Sydney

As a Software Engineer Intern, you will learn what it means to be an Engineer in a real-world environment.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Start Date

Application dates

Applications Open
26 Jun 2019
Applications Close
3 Aug 2019

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Graduation Results
75 - 84% WAM (Distinction)
Accepting International Applications
Degrees Accepted
Aerospace Engineering & Aviation
Automotive & Transport Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering & Construction
Communications Engineering
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Engineering & Mathematics (all other)
Engineering Management
Environmental Engineering
Fire & Safety Engineering
Geomatic Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Marine Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Renewable Energy Engineering
Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering
Physics & Astronomy

Are you passionate about challenging the status quo? Are you driven by your curiosity and desire to learn? Do you thrive on problem-solving, a process where you recognise an opportunity for improvement then iterate and innovate to make it happen?


If so, then join IMC as an Intern Software Engineer! At IMC, Software Engineers don’t just write software and design technology. They are responsible for spotting new opportunities, developing new technologies and solving problems. As a result, they deliver results and make a difference. IMC knows that having the best software is what drives our business.  Software development here is innovative, pragmatic and fun, even as complexity grows. 

As a Software Engineer Intern, you will learn what it means to be an Engineer in a real-world environment. The internship programme is focused on enhancing your knowledge of algorithm complexity, data structures and writing fluent code. Your responsibility does not stop at programming; it also encompasses knowledge building of our business model and building relationships across our trading and technology teams.

As a Software Engineer intern at IMC, you will be supported by both a Mentor and an intern lead who will oversee your projects and professional development. You will have access to classroom sessions, pair programming and code reviews, not to mention our incredible social activities and events.

Our summer intern program is for 8- 10 weeks, and will commence in late November 2019.

To consider where this opportunity can take you as a Graduate Software Engineer at IMC, check out our Job Roles on our website.

This is a paid internship based on an annual salary of 100K AUD pro rata


• Students in the penultimate year of BA/BSc/MA/MSc in Engineering, Computer Science, Maths, Statistics or Physics with a minimum overall mark of at least a Distinction average, or equivalent
• Must have strong knowledge of algorithms and data structures
• Strong analytical skills and desire to solve complicated problems programmatically
• Must have proficient experience in a programming language (Java or C++ preferred)
• Willingness to interact and work closely with non-engineers in a constantly changing environment
• Interest in the Financial Markets; previous knowledge is NOT required


We are at the core a trading firm, however, we value trading and technology equally and we believe that cooperation between traders and technologists is one of our great strengths. This is also reflected in our organizational and remuneration policies. We believe in fostering a truly flat environment in which great ideas can be recognized as well as put into practice from anybody within our organization.


IMC is one of the world’s leading proprietary trading firms and a market maker in securities listed on exchanges across the globe. Our cutting-edge technology drives everything we do. High-performance algorithms, smart strategies and collaborative teams are the core of our business.

Today, IMC is 600+ people working together to build software and trade financial products in our offices in Amsterdam, Chicago and Sydney. What does this mean for you? The chance to join a multi-national, multi-cultural team of exceptional individuals, focused on making IMC the world’s best trading firm.