GO LOOKING FOR CHANGE

Technology Graduate Programme

GO LOOKING FOR CHANGE

What do we want?

We’re looking for people that want to make the right start in their careers. We want people who have a passion for technology and who like to do things differently.

What’s involved?

You’ll be based in one of our development teams, honing your software and programming skills whilst getting an understanding of our business and financial markets.

Why come to us?

Technology is at our core. It’s industry-defining and best-in-class, but we are striving for even more. You’ll have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies while learning from some of the best technicians in the business. As a technology graduate, this is a chance to accelerate your skill set and gain invaluable real-world experience.

Applications Open Sept 2021

Marshall Wace Technology Graduate Programme.

About the Programme

  • This is a 16-month programme, broken into four distinct learning streams, where you’ll have the opportunity to work across multiple teams and develop a wide range of skills.
  • The programme takes your input into account; combining your interests with areas where your contribution will make the most impact.
  • The programme includes highly personalised mentoring, regular seminars with senior managers and key staff, social events and opportunities to participate in the firm’s charitable activities.
  • At any time you’ll be working on one or two projects, with direct business impact, in a supportive team that values open communication.

About the Programme

  • This is a 16-month programme, broken into four distinct learning streams, where you’ll have the opportunity to work across multiple teams and develop a wide range of skills.
  • The programme takes your input into account; combining your interests with areas where your contribution will make the most impact.
  • The programme includes highly personalised mentoring, regular seminars with senior managers and key staff, social events and opportunities to participate in the firm’s charitable activities.
  • At any time you’ll be working on one or two projects, with direct business impact, in a supportive team that values open communication.

Candidate Qualities

Academic achievement

Academic achievement

Applications are welcome from all bachelor’s, master’s and PhD students.

Lead the way

Lead the way

A mindset of innovation, brimming with ideas at every level, even in the everyday tasks.

“Shoot for the moon” ambition

“Shoot for the moon” ambition

We want people who think differently and who push hard stop to solve the problems and execute positive outcomes.

Build value

Build value

Our graduates need to think critically about a range of strategic issues impacting the business.

Technology driven

Technology driven

We look for graduates who have experience working with at least one programming language, demonstrating a self-driven interest in technology.

Agile minds

Agile minds

An ability to rapidly move between projects, often working on different tasks at the same time.

We build a lot of our systems in-house rather than buying systems and tweaking them, so the end products are 100% built to our specifications and are exactly what our teams need.

We’re almost like a tech start-up with a hedge fund attached.

Our lean organizational structure means every project has direct business impact.

Apply Now

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If your CV passes the initial screening stages, we will send you an online technical test to complete.

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If successful in the technical test, we will contact you for a telephone interview, lasting around 30 minutes.

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If you make it to the next round, you’re invited to attend an assessment centre at our offices. This will include a technical test, group activities and interviews with our tech team.

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We appreciate the time and effort you will have put into your application and, whatever the result, we can offer you feedback on your application.