Trainee (d/m/w) 4.0 in the field of IT

  • DZ BANK AG, Platz der Republik, Frankfurt am Main

Job description

Welcome to DZ BANK

Start your career at a bank where you can successfully shape your personal future and the future of our business partners. DZ BANK is the second largest commercial bank in Germany, the central institution of the Volksbanken Raiffeisenbanken cooperative financial network, the central bank for more than 700 German cooperative banks and the holding company for the companies in the DZ BANK Group. We are a high-performance and reliable employer that will challenge you with demanding tasks and help you develop. With the freedom to realize digital ideas using modern methods. With a trusting and unprejudiced working environment in which sustainable thinking and courageous action are valued. That believes in the power of diversity and collaborative partnerships and where success is shaped together, including with you.


Entry date

May 1, August 1 or November 1, 2024 - you decide when you want to start.


What you can expect from our trainee program

The IT department shapes the digital transformation of DZ BANK and ensures the efficient and stable operation of all IT systems. The teams support the specialist departments in their daily work and work in partnership to develop new technologies and processes. The tasks range from development with Java or C++ to data engineering, application management, system administration, IT security and project management. DevOps, Continuous Integration, GenAI, SAP HANA, Blockchain or Infrastructure as Code (IaC) are waiting for you.


In IT, you can expect flat hierarchies and high demands on modern technologies. You will work in different teams on forward-looking projects and benefit from traditional cooperative values. You have a lot of freedom to make your own decisions and build up a large network step by step. The future of banking is digital. Want to help shape it?


In the 18-month trainee program 4.0 with a focus on innovation and digitalization, you will get to know various units in the IT division of DZ BANK. At the same time, you will work on a digital project as part of an interdisciplinary trainee team. In agile formats, you will develop a prototype in a team with other trainees. You will be supported by experienced coaches and take part in a learning journey and milestone workshops. This allows you to apply your knowledge in practice right from the start and help shape innovations and transformation processes.


What you need for our trainee program

  • You have successfully completed a Master's degree (grade 2.5 or better), preferably in the fields of computer science, engineering or natural sciences.
  • You are enthusiastic about the further development of banking products and processes and like to be informed about current tech trends and innovations in the banking sector.
  • You enjoy working in agile and cross-departmental teams. You are no stranger to user experience.
  • You are proficient in at least one programming language.
  • You can communicate well in German and English to at least C1 level, both orally and in writing.
  • You show initiative, are reliable, quickly grasp new tasks and stand by your abilities.


What we offer you in our trainee program

  • Perspective: You will start with a permanent contract and a salary of EUR 64,000 during and EUR 69,000 after the trainee program.
  • Flexibility: We offer flexitime and mobile working as well as 30 days' vacation.
  • Networking: You can expect targeted onboarding and regular networking in our trainee team as well as joint training sessions.
  • Development: You will receive mentoring for your own reflection, feedback discussions and training to support your personal, professional and methodological development.
  • Sustainability: You will receive a BahnCard 50 for frequent travel during the trainee program (also for private use) as well as the opportunity to use a "JobRad".
  • Extras: You benefit from many attractive offers, such as financial support for relocation at the start of the program and much more:


Contact us

If you have any questions Katja Haag by telephone at 0211/778-1506 or gladly at your disposal. Find out more at!


We look forward to receiving your complete application documents including a cover letter, CV and copies of certificates (high school diploma, Bachelor's and Master's certificate or a current certificate of achievement from your studies, internship certificates, etc.).


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Reference date:  14.03.2024
Job ID:  3755