Graduate Schemes at Edinburgh based Investment Management Firm

Edinburgh-based Investment Management firm are looking for technology innovators, people who are passionate about exploring the latest technology to find new business solutions!

Do you have a passion for emerging technology? Scotland’s most successful investment manager is looking for technical talent for their Application Development and Technical Infrastructure graduate schemes. Technology underpins everything this company does: 20% of their people work in information systems roles and innovative technologies are fully embraced within the firm.

Company: Edinburgh-based Investment Management Firm
Location: Edinburgh
Role 1: Application Development Graduate Scheme
Role 2: Technical Infrastructure Graduate Scheme
Salary £Competitive
Start Date: September 2020
Apply here Role 1:
Role 2:
Deadline 29th November 2019

Who is the company?
– Our client is a long established, hugely successful Investment Management firm based in the heart of Edinburgh
– It has 100 years of experience and assets under management exceeding £100bn
– It is a forward thinking firm which fully embraces and invests heavily in cutting edge technology
– The firm has great resources and support for learning and development and partners with suppliers including Microsoft and Apple
– The firm is truly leading in its field and employs only the very best minds

What are the roles?
Role 1: Application Development Graduate Scheme
Working with cutting edge technology you will create and develop applications for the whole business.
Projects could include:
– Trialling new technologies from major suppliers
– Building applications from scratch
– Replacing old systems with various technologies such as Angular
You will be trained on everything you need to know and your work will be used on a daily basis throughout the department!
Who is best suited:
– You don’t have to have studied computer science to apply, but there is a preference for those from a STEM degree background – you must be able to code in at least one language!
– They are looking for confident individuals who can take business challenges and think outside the box, solving problems with technical solutions
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Role 2: Technical Infrastructure Graduate Scheme
You will focus on exploring how emerging technologies can shape the future of the business
– This team maintains and develops the entire IT infrastructure and use technologies from leading vendors like Dell EMC, Splunk, Palo Alto and Bloomberg
– You will be solving tech problems to keep the firm running smoothly
– There are fantastic travel opportunities, for example last year a grad took a secondment to New York.
– You will receive excellent support and training, including the IOC qualification

Who is best suited:
– You must be studying for an IT, computing or technology related degree
– For this scheme you must have a real interest in infrastructure, networks and technology
– Our client wants hands-on fixers who can get stuck in and find immediate solutions
– You must be a well-rounded individual who has a positive approach to new challenges and who enjoys the buzz of collaboration
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Why should I apply?
– You will be using technology to create cutting-edge business solutions, primarily working with applications that run on Oracle and SQL server databases
– This company uses advanced technologies such as ASP.NET Core, C# and eID, as well as HTML 5 platforms, Angular, iOS Mobile Development and Android
– Having access to major suppliers allows this company to field trial their new technologies – you will be able to explore how new software products work and help develop their functionality before anyone else
– Due to their size they have been able to get ahead of the curve and take more risks than many larger financial services organisations
– You will receive excellent support and training, including the IOC qualification

It only takes 30 seconds to register your interest in these roles, and you’ll be supported throughout the full application process.