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Global Asset Manager-12 Month Technology Placements in London

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Are you looking for a 12 month placement in London? Are you excited about emerging technologies? Do you have an interest in finance? If so, these 12-month Technology placements might be for you..

We're looking for analytical and innovative undergraduates to join the Technology division on a fantastic 2020 Placement Year Programmes. Technology sits at the heart of everything this firm does, from providing creative solutions to designing and developing cutting edge products. This placement will allow you to broaden your expertise and discover which area of technology you enjoy the most...

Who is the company?

  • This firm is a truly global asset manager who manage over £445 billion on behalf of institutional investors, retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients from around the world.
  • The firm still retains its collaborative culture and family feel, and has a deep understanding of the needs of their stakeholders, delivering long-term growth and prioritising sustainable business

What is the role?

Data Insights Technology – day-to-day you could be using a variety of technologies including Tableau Server, Alteryx, Hadoop and Spark. They are always looking for opportunities to improve be that incremental improvements or investigating disruptive, game-changing approaches.

Digital Engagement – Rotate through 4 teams during the course of the year to: deliver efficiencies through automation and digital content for the Marketing Function, enable the firm to deliver best in class services by leading and supporting the stand up of new platforms and client propositions within the digital realm and support the Product division to deliver digital capability through digital technology.

Who is best suited to this role?

  • You must have achieved 120 UCAS points or equivalent and be on track for a 2:1 in preferably a STEM subject.
  • You must be innovative and analytical – we’re looking for students who think outside the box and assess from a fresh perspective.
  • You must be intellectually inquisitive and be passionate and curious about technology, data, programming and more.
  • You must be collaborative and flexible, happy to get involved in a variety of tasks and projects and interact well with a variety of colleagues.
  • You must have ABB or equivalent in your A-levels to apply


  • From day 1 you will be getting practical, hands on experience to help you to build your knowledge and learn multiple different coding languages.
  • You will be working in small teams giving you focused attention and exposure to expert individuals in senior positions.
  • As a test centre for Microsoft, placement students can make use of the latest technologies to work on live projects with real-life application.
  • Free Health & Gym classes, and two CSR days per year are all offered!
  • You will be at the forefront of developing new, strategic, state of the art architecture.

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More about this vacancy

Number of vacancies: 
6 to 10
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All degree subjects accepted
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ABB or equivalent at A-levels
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