Not your average internship

London Technology Internship

Not your average internship

Get a taste of working in a fast-paced, tech-led environment at our London office. Our intern programme provides rotations through teams which build systems and tools that support areas such as Finance, Operations, Risk, Trading, and Portfolio Management.

During your internship, you will gain valuable hands-on experience with a multitude of technologies and disciplines such as devops, data engineering, cyber security, web development, business intelligence, software engineering, and stream processing.

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Marshall Wace London Internship

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About the Internship

Our London office is on the look-out for people who have a real passion for technology. During this 8-week Technology internship programme, you will hone your software and programming skills whilst building an understanding of our business and financial markets. You’ll join a cutting-edge team with the ability to assume as much responsibility and autonomy as you can take on. The faster you want to learn the better – you can expect to work with the latest technologies and get exposure to some of the best technical minds in our sector, all willing to impart their expert knowledge and advice.

This paid experience placement is structured around your specific requirements in tandem with the needs of the wider business; tailoring placements and workstreams to your particular learning and development requirements. All interns receive end-to-end support from our teams – from an initial induction to a performance review as you complete time with us. This includes personalised mentoring, regular seminars with senior managers and key staff, social events and the chance to participate in the firm’s charitable activities.

At any time, you can expect to be working on one or two key projects, embedded in a team that values open communication. This placement is ideal for an innovative problem solver who can demonstrate inventive and creative use of technology. Successful participants will have the possibility to return full time as a graduate when they complete their studies.

About the Internship

Our London office is on the look-out for people who have a real passion for technology. During this 8-week Technology internship programme, you will hone your software and programming skills whilst building an understanding of our business and financial markets. You’ll join a cutting-edge team with the ability to assume as much responsibility and autonomy as you can take on. The faster you want to learn the better – you can expect to work with the latest technologies and get exposure to some of the best technical minds in our sector, all willing to impart their expert knowledge and advice.

This paid experience placement is structured around your specific requirements in tandem with the needs of the wider business; tailoring placements and workstreams to your particular learning and development requirements. All interns receive end-to-end support from our teams – from an initial induction to a performance review as you complete time with us. This includes personalised mentoring, regular seminars with senior managers and key staff, social events and the chance to participate in the firm’s charitable activities.

At any time, you can expect to be working on one or two key projects, embedded in a team that values open communication. This placement is ideal for an innovative problem solver who can demonstrate inventive and creative use of technology. Successful participants will have the possibility to return full time as a graduate when they complete their studies.

Candidate Qualities

Academic achievement

Academic achievement

We welcome applications from bachelor, masters and PhD students.

Articulate thinkers

Articulate thinkers

We look for quantitative and analytical talents combined with effective communication skills.

Lead from the front

Lead from the front

We want to see aptitude for working in diverse teams with demonstrated potential for leadership.

A challenge mindset

A challenge mindset

Our interns need to think critically about a range of strategic issues impacting our clients.

“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

Technology driven

Technology driven

We look for interns who have experience working with at least one programming language, and demonstrate a genuine passion and interest in technology.

This internship pushed me to learn something new everyday and opened my eyes to cutting-edge technologies I'd never used before

I was given important projects from day one and saw the impact of my work

The personalized nature of the program made me feel like my interests and learning objectives were taken into account

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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 successful, you will then be invited to attend an assessment centre at Marshall Wace. This will include a technical test, group activities and interviews with the Marshall Wace 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.