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12-Month Placement Programme - Technology - Technology Support

Computing/Technology/IT.

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BlackRock offers placement opportunities for a duration of 12 months. This programme is for candidates required by their degree to complete a long-term internship, and graduating in 2025.

Life at BlackRock

Wonder what it’s really like to work at BlackRock? Our employees from offices all over the world share their thoughts on what makes our culture so special and unlike any other financial services firm – and what’s kept them here.

This opportunity gives you a chance to work closely and add value to a specific team, set and complete objectives and be exposed to the culture and ethos at BlackRock. During the placement, you will develop new skills and gain valuable experience within the Asset Management industry. You will also have the opportunity to find out more about our full-time graduate opportunities.

Technology Support

Aladdin is relied upon by dozens of the world’s largest organisations to manage their business around the world, 24/7, and no one knows Aladdin like us. The Technology Support business consists of system administrators, software developers, incident managers and project managers focused on maintaining the stability and efficiency of the Aladdin platform for BlackRock and our clients. We are a fast-paced team operating in a multifaceted environment, and we’re constantly seeking new ways to improve our efficiencies, processes and automation.

What capabilities are we looking for?

  • Critical thinking
  • Decision making
  • Multitasking
  • Problem solving
  • Technical curiosity
  • Distilling large amounts of data

Your learning and development will include:

  • Contributing to an exciting, collaborative environment with tremendous learning and growth potential
  • Participating in assignments across various technology teams
  • Learning our business and our technology stack
  • Participating in hands-on technical and business work using sophisticated technologies

Benefits

  • Employee Assistance Programme – free, confidential counselling
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Flexible Time Off

Next steps:

Once you submit your application you will immediately be invited to submit a Virtual Cover Letter and/or take a CodeVue assessment depending on the vacancy or vacancies you apply to.  You must submit your Virtual Cover Letter and/or the CodeVue assessment within 5 calendar days, as failure to do so will result in your application being automatically withdrawn.

The recruitment process takes place throughout the autumn semester. In some businesses, certain teams may recruit through to early next year. Please note, we recruit on a rolling basis and encourage you to apply as soon as you’re ready.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: November 11th, 2022
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • 12 months
  • Edinburgh
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Analytics
  • Computer Science
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Science
  • Finance
  • Hardware
  • IT Architecture
  • Information Technology
  • Software
  • Statistics
  • Systems

Also Accepting...

  • All STEM disciplines

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