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    • Goldman Sachs EmployAbility Summer Analyst Internship 2021 - Engineering

      20 Dec 2020

      Goldman Sachs EmployAbility Summer Analyst Internship 2021 - Engineering

      Goldman Sachs

      Start Date

      Summer 2021

      Location

      London

      Duration

      10 weeks

      Who

      Current students of any degree discipline and graduate in 2021 or 2022

      Salary

      Competitive

      Deadline

      Midnight, Sunday 8th November 2020

      EmployAbility is delighted to be working with Goldman Sachs to offer disabled students and graduates the opportunity to apply for the Goldman Sachs Summer Analyst Internship programme.

      About Goldman Sachs

      At Goldman Sachs, we connect people, capital and ideas to help solve problems for our clients. We are a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals.
       
      We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We seek out people with all types of skills, interests and experiences. Even if you have never imagined a career in finance, there’s a place for you here. For us, it’s all about bringing together people who are curious, collaborative and have the drive to make things possible for our clients and communities. We seek out people with all types of skills, interests and experiences. Here are some of the qualities we look for: 

      • Communication & Interpersonal Skills 
      • Strong Sense of Teamwork 
      • Commitment to Excellence 
      • Leadership 
      • Intellectual Curiosity, Passion and Self-Motivation 
      • Integrity, Ethical Standards and Sound Judgment 

      Whether you’re looking to manage an IPO, tech stack, or anything in between - let’s chat about what you’re into and where you see yourself. We rely on a range of skills and recruit from every background and major - from art history to zoology.

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      Meet Our 2019 Class of Summer Interns

      An Introduction to Video Interviewing with Goldman Sachs

      About the Internship 

      This is a ten-week program designed to fully immerse you in the day-to-day activities of one of our divisions.

      Orientation and Training
      The program starts with an orientation where you’ll learn about our culture, as well as the benefits and responsibilities of being a member of Goldman Sachs. You will also receive division-specific training designed to help you succeed in your division.

      Your Day to Day
      After training, you will receive real responsibilities to give you a sense of what you would be doing, day to day, as a full-time Goldman Sachs employee. Along with fellow interns, you will work alongside leaders within our industry. Successful Summer Associates may be invited back to join our New Associate program in a full time position.

      About Engineering

      Our Engineers don't just make things - we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients. Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action. Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

      Want to push the limit of digital possibilities? Start here.

      Software Engineering

      Transform our business and work across all areas of the firm to design and implement high-quality, scalable and smart solutions. Leveraging both internal and open source services, we design and develop applications capable of building, maintaining, and processing large & complex data sets.

      Ensuring we have the most up-to-data and actionable information, we constantly strive to boost performance and exceed industry standards in order to meet our clients’ evolving needs. We look for ways to improve our operations and enhance our clients offerings through internal and external platforms as we build and expand the capacity for data mining, anomaly detection, and business intelligence.

      Financial Modelling

      We look beyond the numbers and find the trends. As a member of our team, you will extract meaningful information to engineer advice and solutions that have real-world implications for our clients and the firm.

      This level of expert analysis involves large, at times global, data sets – both structured and unstructured – to build predictive models that are relevant to specific business centres and account for market variables.

      These quantitative techniques then inform and accurate cross-asset trade and portfolio ideas for our clients. In collaboration with your team and others across the firm, you will build and enhance advanced quantitative and analytical methods, utilising software to design risk modelling systems and develop machine learning algorithms. Specifically, your role will focus on providing APIs to clients helping them generate alpha, risk calculations and business metrics. This valuable information will allow them to build and challenge risk models that identify and quantify market and liquidity risk and modelling vulnerabilities.

      Infrastructure Engineering

      Infrastructure Engineering is a multi-faceted role that allows you to explore data centre design, networks, storage, cloud computing, bug data, application messaging, databases, communications, market data and software languages.

      Make thing possible for our clients and the firm as you design and build our compute and data infrastructure. You will put your expertise to work in a variety of challenges, from identifying internal hardware needs to implementing public and private cloud-based solutions to providing seamless, on-demand scaling of our applications.

      We provide a robust testing platform that involves the best standard, solutions and tools to ensure uninterrupted operation of all of our lines of business. Your will have the opportunity to use data mining techniques to identify and react to problems in the firm’s infrastructure and platforms. A role on this team allows you to use your experience to help us transform the future at Goldman Sachs.

      Cyber Security

      Protect our clients and the integrity of our firm around the world in both an advisory and engineering capacity as you develop and propagate our security control strategy. Be on the from line of our operations every day, helping the firm to protect itself & its clients and manage risk. Information security is a top priority and in this role, you will focus on analysis, penetration testing, cryptography and authentication.

      This defence involves performing security operations to detect, analyse and respond threat intelligence and incidents – quickly. We do this by leveraging data mining and machine learning techniques to identify malicious activity and cyber risks.

      Working as a part of a larger team, you will help developers create secure applications, and advice the firm’s network and systems engineers as they build infrastructure. Together, we are helping to secure the future of the firm and our clients – every day.

      General Qualifications

      Goldman Sachs recruits students and graduates who have a record of outstanding achievement in academic and extracurricular activities. A background in finance is not necessary. What we do require are integrity, professional excellence and teamwork.

      In addition, we look for people who:

      • Display a passion for technology
      • Have a computer science, math, statistics, and /or engineering backgrounds
      • Have a strong analytical and organisational skills
      • Are highly motivated and adaptable
      • Are accurate and detail-oriented
      • Display creativity and entrepreneurial spirit

      Other Divisions

      Goldman Sachs is offering Summer Analyst Internships across a variety of divisions. These are:

      How to Apply

      Please note - YOU MUST ONLY SUBMIT ONE APPLICATION FORM TO GOLDMAN SACHS. You can indicate two division choices on the same application form, there is no need to complete multiple application forms. Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Goldman Sachs’ core competencies and selected through the Goldman Sachs recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly into the appropriate Goldman Sachs Programme and participate in every aspect of it. 

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Internship programme, please contact Sarah on +44(0)7852 764684​ or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Summer Internship 2021 - Software Engineer

      06 Dec 2020

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Summer Internship 2021 - Software Engineer

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start Date

      Summer 2021 (10-14 weeks) 

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      - Have programming experience in C, C++, Java or Python

      - Working towards a degree in Computer Science

      Deadline

      Sunday 6th December 2020

      Bloomberg software engineers develop impactful solutions to complex, real-world problems. This is no different for our interns. Engineering interns take ownership of their projects under the mentorship of full-time software engineers. We are looking for top computer science students who are passionate about technology and eager to learn in our high energy, fast-paced environment.

      As an intern, you’ll become an expert on the Bloomberg Terminal and gain a deeper understanding of technology and finance. In addition to your projects, you’ll participate in coding challenges, attend tech talks and network with other interns.

      We’ll trust you to:

      •  Take ownership of projects under the guidance of your mentor
      •  Be a collaborative member of your team
      •  Have a deep understanding of data structures and algorithms
      •  Be an excellent problem solver

      You’ll need to:

      •  Have programming experience in C, C++, Java or Python
      •  Be working towards a degree in Computer Science
      •  Be passionate about technology and have an eagerness to learn in our high energy, fast-paced environment.

      If this sounds like you, please apply below!

      We are deeply proud of our diverse and open culture, and value diversity of thought and perspective in every form. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other classification protected by applicable law. Disruptive innovation and breakthrough performance only happen when we are able to channel the diverse ideas and experiences of our employees to solve the needs of our clients.

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Internship Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Internship Programme, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Summer Internship 2021 - Analytics & Sales

      06 Dec 2020

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Summer Internship 2021 - Analytics & Sales

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start Date

      Summer 2021

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      Business fluency in English plus another European Language
      ​or/and Mandarin, Japanese or Korean

      Deadline

      Sunday 6th December 2020

      You have an understanding of the drivers behind market moving stories and events. You're a solution-finder, with a real passion for providing exceptional customer service in a fast-paced environment. With a desire to build a career in a client-facing role, you understand the importance of credibility and building relationships!
      Join our comprehensive Analytics & Sales summer internship program, where you will rotate between both departments over the course of ten weeks, gaining an insight into what our graduate role has to offer!

      What is the role?

      You will start with a week of classroom based financial product and functionality training, to broaden your knowledge of the global financial markets and our market leading Bloomberg solutions. After your training, you'll join a team where you'll immediately begin collaborating with interns on Analytics and Sales projects.
      You'll have the opportunity to interact with clients, making valuable contributions by taking part in sales campaigns, promoting product features and prospecting for new business. Hands-on individual and group projects will allow you to experience how your full-time career could evolve.
      To round out your experience, you'll attend lunch and learn sessions, designed to teach you about our diversified group, and there will be plenty of opportunities to meet Bloomberg leaders at a variety of networking events. Of course we also want to give you the chance to get to know your peers, so you'll also take part in volunteering activities and social events with interns from other departments.

      Analytics

      We provide 24/7 support for Bloomberg Professional Service users all over the world and across multiple industries. Reaching us via our 'Instant Bloomberg' chat system, clients access unparalleled customer service where we answer their questions and help them maximise the value of Bloomberg's products. On any given day we respond to over 12,000 queries in more than 15 languages. From educating a portfolio manager on Bloomberg’s risk management solutions to helping a trader use our functionality to discover new sources of market liquidity – the variety of problems we solve is immense.
      Bloomberg is constantly innovating and Analytics plays a key role in ensuring clients are educated on new products and enhancements by proactively working closely to upskill them through technology, and delivering on-site training and seminars. We also work in conjunction with Enterprise Sales to deliver on strategic initiatives, supporting product roll-out and onboarding clients. We want to ensure our clients are making the most of our service and using tools and features that allow them to work smarter.

      Sales

      In Sales, we're the face of Bloomberg for our clients. Consultative and entrepreneurial, we manage client relationships, whilst striving to continually grow our revenue by identifying new business opportunities.
      We spend our time with our clients, understanding their business goals and outpacing their expectations. Guided by curiosity and purpose, we work to understand their workflows and present them with the most appropriate solutions across our range of enterprise offerings.
      We’re discovering new business leads by making prospecting calls and networking. We demonstrate how Bloomberg's product offering will help our clients make the best investment/trading/business decisions, making their day to day business smoother and more profitable.

      You need to have:

      • Business fluency in English plus another European Language or/and Mandarin, Japanese or Korean
      • Strong critical-thinking and problem-solving skills
      • A demonstrated interest in the financial markets and the aspiration to work in the financial services industry
      • The resilience to learn and adapt quickly in a dynamic environment
      • Real ambition to pursue a client-facing career, with a strong interest in relationship management and sales
      • Outstanding communication skills (both written and verbal)
      • Availability for the full 10-week duration of the internship from July - September 2021
      • The ability to start in a full-time role in 2021 or 2022

      We'd love to see:

      • Work experience in a client facing role
      • Interest in technology

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Internship Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Internship Programme, please contact Sarah on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Summer Internship 2021 - Customer Support

      03 Jan 2021

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Summer Internship 2021 - Customer Support 

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start/End Date

      From 29th June 2021 – 4th September 2021

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      Currently enrolled at university with a graduation date
      between Summer 2021 and Summer 2022

      Proficiency in Spanish, French, Portuguese, Italian,
      Russian or German

      Deadline

      Sunday 3rd January 2021

       

      Bloomberg unleashes the power of information and technology to bring clarity to a complex world. A global financial information and news leader that provides influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas.

      The company delivers data, news and analytics through innovative technology and provides real time financial information to more than 325,000 subscribers globally.
      In a career at Bloomberg, you will play a vital role in making it all happen. You will be joining a team of solution-finders, with a real passion for providing superb customer service in a fast-paced environment. Challenging. Surprising. Purposeful.

      Life at Bloomberg is many things, but it is never dull! We are a truly global business with a truly diverse workforce. We pride ourselves on being open, inclusive and collaborative — and in providing a work environment that encourages our employees to be their best.

      What’s The Role?

      Are you passionate about working in financial markets and by the prospect of providing technical support for the world's leading financial professionals? If so, join the Bloomberg Customer Support internship, which is a key part of our Technology Services & Solutions business.

      As a future Bloomberg Customer Support Intern you have two critical focus areas: to provide exceptional customer service to a broad range of clients, and ensure the fast and effective management of various client workflows and hardware/software issues. You will provide login support and connect our clients to the various Bloomberg products and platforms they subscribe to. You will work alongside our 500 strong global team, supporting our clients collectively in more than 18 languages. 

      Specific tasks can include; providing outstanding customer service to our clients via the internal ticketing system, phone call, e-mail or live chat. Identifying, investigating, and resolving customer issues using proprietary company software. Collaborating with your team on various department and global projects, analyzing complex processes, and thinking of creative solutions.

      Who you are:

      You come to work with a purpose, understand what urgency means to a trader, are curious and take pride in being customer service driven. You love being part of a team where clients count on you every day, and you challenge and support your colleagues to innovate, learn and deliver the best service possible.

      What's in it for you?

      This is an exciting internship for students seeking a challenging, customer-focused opportunity. We will make sure that you are ready to provide exceptional customer service through our training program. You will also receive an introduction to Bloomberg products and services, our clients, a broader insight into global financial markets, general daily inquiries, product setup and hardware, and troubleshooting.

      We will help you expand your skills and opportunities in this role through project involvements. Our Interns are involved in mentoring, quality control and idea generation. Successful interns will have the opportunity to be offered a permanent full time role in Bloomberg Customer Support at the end of the Internship.

      You need to have:

      • Strong customer service skills including telephone etiquette and a professional demeanor
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and any of the following languages: Spanish, French, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, German at a business fluency level.

      A demonstrated interest in Finance and / or Technology

      • Desire to develop skills and experience in customer service in a fast-moving FinTech environment
      • Willingness to learn new technologies and ability to retain information
      • Careful attention to detail, with an aptitude for working quickly and accurately
      • Multi-tasking and problem solving skills as well as an ability to work independently and as part of a larger global team
      • An interest in progressing a career within Bloomberg

      We’d love to see:

      • Curiosity to identify, research, and resolve customer technology, software and hardware issues
      • Awareness of data management, privacy and information security
      • Aptitude to work within highly connected and software-based systems

      You will need to be:

      • Currently enrolled at university with a graduation date between Summer 2021 and Summer 2022.
      • Available to work for the whole duration of 10 weeks from 29th June 2021 – 4th September 2021.

      If this sounds like you:

      Apply! We will get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this: https://www.bloomberg.com/company/

      Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer, and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Internship Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Internship Programme, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Summer Internship 2021 - Global Data

      06 Dec 2020

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Summer Internship 2021 - Global Data 

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start Date

      Summer 2021

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      Demonstrated project/work experience using one or more
      programming language

      Fluency in English and one or more European
      or Asian languages

      Deadline

      Sunday 6th December 2020

      Bloomberg runs on data, and data drives the market. Our Global Data team acquires and supplies this data to our clients. Teams work collaboratively to collect, analyse, process and publish the data which is the backbone of our iconic Bloomberg Terminal - the data ultimately feeding and moving the financial markets.           

      The Role:

      As a Global Data Intern, you will have a passion for taking raw numbers and turning them into meaningful insights for the world's business and financial decision makers. You will have a natural eye for detail, an interest in the data that feeds the financial markets, and an appetite for understanding how technology can be used to enhance workflows, improve quality and expand coverage. You will collect, clean and present data, which moves markets and empowers our clients to make the right decisions on the iconic Bloomberg Terminal. You will work with our analysts who provide unparalleled customer service, establish relationships with key market players in the financial industry, inspire news content, and revolutionize Global Data at Bloomberg!

      What’s in it for you?

      •  Gain hands-on exposure to our systems, processes, clients and the financial markets
      •  Apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative workflow efficiencies and implement technology solutions to enhance our systems and current processes
      •  Discover how we maintain the standards of accuracy and timeliness for which our data is famous for
      •  Carry out real projects that have an exponential impact on our systems and clients
      •  Learn how we assist our clients with data-related queries
      •  Receive in-depth training in the areas of terminal navigation, computer scripting languages and professional development skills all from world-class professionals
      •  Be mentored by one of our experienced Analysts throughout the 10-week internship
      •  Gain feedback on how to continue to develop your skills and expertise

      You’ll need to have:

      •  Strong passion for data, technology and finance
      •  Demonstrated project/work experience using one or more programming language (e.g. Python, JavaScript, SQL, etc.)
      •  Prior coursework or involvement within a field like Information Systems, Mathematics, Finance, Economics, or other applied sciences
      •  Fluency in English and one or more European or Asian languages
      •  Strong aptitude for problem solving and the drive to think creatively
      •  A demonstrable commitment to enhancing and developing products
      •  Availability to start a full-time position in 2022
      •  Availability to commit to the entire intern programme length (10 weeks)

      We'd love to see:

      •  Recent work experience, internship or coursework in Finance, Business, Statistics, Engineering, Data Modelling or related discipline
      •  Experience in customer service or client relationship management
      •  Effective project management skills
      •  Enthusiasm and commitment to extracurricular activities and interests

      Does this sound like you?

      Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are! Please note this is a two stage application process, following the submission of your candidate details you will receive an email with directions to complete an online assessment. Your application will not be complete until you have submitted the assessment.

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Internship Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Internship Programme, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • Amazon Data Science Internship

      29 Nov 2020

      Amazon Data Science Internship

      Amazon

      Location

      London or Luxembourg

      Who

      Currently working towards a 2+ years university degree in Statistics, Econometrics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research or a closely related field.

      Salary

      Competitive

      Deadline

      Midnight, Sunday 29th November 2020

      About us

      Amazon is a company of builders. A philosophy of ownership carries through everything we do — from the proprietary technologies we create to the new businesses we launch and grow. You’ll find it in every team across our company; from providing Earth’s biggest selection of products to developing ground-breaking software and devices that change entire industries, Amazon embraces invention and progressive thinking. Amazon is continually evolving; it’s a place where motivated employees thrive, and ownership and accountability lead to meaningful results. It’s as simple as this: we pioneer.

      With every order made and parcel delivered, customer demand at Amazon is growing. And to meet this demand, and keep our world-class service running smoothly, we're growing our teams across Europe. Delivering hundreds of thousands of products to hundreds of countries worldwide, our Operations teams possess a wide range of skills and experience and this include software developers, data engineers, operations research scientists, and more.

      About these internships

      Whatever your background, if you are excited about modeling huge amounts of data and creating state of the art algorithms to solve real world problems, if you have a passion for using mathematical optimization, including linear programming, combinatorial optimization, integer programming, dynamic programming, network flows and algorithms to design optimal or near optimal solution methodologies to be used by in-house decision support tools and software, if you enjoy solving operational challenges by using computer simulations, and if you’re motivated by results and driven enough to achieve them, Amazon is a great place to be. Because it’s only by coming up with new ideas and challenging the status quo that we can continue to be the most customer-centric company on Earth, we’re all about flexibility: we expect you to adapt to changes quickly and we encourage you to try new things.

      Amazon is looking for ambitious and enthusiastic students to join our unique world as interns. An Amazon EU internship will provide you with an unforgettable experience in a fast-paced, dynamic and international environment; it will boost your resume and will provide a superb introduction to our activities.

      As an intern in Ops Research and modelling, you could join one of the following teams: Supply Chain, Amazon Logistics, Transportation, Prime Now, Inventory Placement and more.

      You will put your analytical and technical skills to the test and roll up your sleeves to complete a project that will contribute to improve the functionality and level of service that teams provides to our customers.

      This could include: ·

      • Analyze and solve business problems at their root, stepping back to understand the broader context
      • Apply advanced statistics and data mining techniques to analyze and make insights from big data (data sets could include: historical production data, volumes, transportation and logistics metrics, simulation/experiment results etc.) in order to forecast, across multiple geographies.
      • Closely collaborate with operations research scientists, business analysts, BI teams, developers, economists and more on various models’ (including predictive models) development. 
      • Perform quantitative, economic, and/or numerical analysis of the performance of supply chain systems under uncertainty using statistical and optimization tools to find both exact and heuristic solution strategies for optimization problems. 
      • Create computer simulations to support operational decision-making. Identify areas with potential for improvement and work with internal teams to generate requirements that can realize these improvements.
      • Create software prototypes to verify and validate the devised solutions methodologies; integrate the prototypes into production systems using standard software development tools and methodologies.
      • Convert statistical output into detailed documents which influence business actions

      Basic Qualifications

      We want to hire the world’s brightest minds, and offer them an environment in which they can learn and help improve the experience for our customers.

      • You are currently working towards a 2+ years university degree in Statistics, Econometrics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research or a closely related field.
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
      • You must have the right to work in the country you are applying for.
      • You are able to use at least 2 statistical modeling/programming languages or toolboxes (R, SAS, SPSS, Matlab, Python Data Science Stack).
      • Some knowledge in writing scripts (Perl, Ruby) to manipulate data and developing software applications in traditional programming languages (C++, Java, Python).
      • Knowledge of supervised learning methods (linear and logistic regression, generalized linear models, decision trees, random forests, support vector machines, graphical models, neural networks, etc.) as well as unsupervised learning methods (K-means, hierarchical clustering, association rules, principal components, etc.)
      • Very strong self-learning skills. Ability to pick up and adapt modeling methods from other disciplines or leverage methods from other skilled colleagues in other departments in solving problems.
      • You are results-driven with analytical skills and the ability to innovate and simplify current processes and practices.
      • You should have strong decision making skills, that use sound reasoning and when required use consultation to achieve consensus.
      • The personal drive and enthusiasm that makes you stand out from the crowd!

      Preferred Qualifications

      • Experience with large-scale data processing platforms such as Apache Spark and Hadoop.
      • Knowledge Scala/ Spark or PySpark.
      • Experience in data mining, SQL, ETL, etc. and using databases in a business environment with large-scale, complex datasets.
      • Knowledge of business intelligence reporting tools (OBIEE, Business Objects, Cognos, Tableau, MicroStrategy).
      • Familiarity with supply chain management concepts - forecasting, planning, optimization, and logistics - gained through work experience or graduate level education
      • Ability to work successfully in an ambiguous environment, to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload even when faced with conflicting priorities.
      • Previous work experience – a summer job, internship or full-time role; if it’s an experience in a similar field, even better!

      Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decision based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

      By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Amazon to transmit and store your information in the Amazon group of companies' world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.

      How to Apply

      To apply online to the Amazon Data Science Internship, please click on the 'apply now' button at the bottom of this page. 

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the internship, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • Amazon Software Development Internship

      29 Nov 2020

      Amazon Software Development Internship

      Amazon

      Location

      London/ Luxembourg

      Who

      Currently working towards a 2+ years university degree in computer science or a related field
      Duration

      4-6 months

      Salary

      Competitive

      Deadline

      Midnight, Sunday 29th November 2020

      About us

      Amazon is a company of builders. A philosophy of ownership carries through everything we do — from the proprietary technologies we create to the new businesses we launch and grow. You’ll find it in every team across our company; from providing Earth’s biggest selection of products to developing ground-breaking software and devices that change entire industries, Amazon embraces invention and progressive thinking. Amazon is continually evolving; it’s a place where motivated employees thrive, and ownership and accountability lead to meaningful results. It’s as simple as this: we pioneer.

      With every order made and parcel delivered, customer demand at Amazon is growing. And to meet this demand, and keep our world-class service running smoothly, we're growing our teams across Europe. Delivering hundreds of thousands of products to hundreds of countries worldwide, our Operations teams possess a wide range of skills and experience and this include software developers, data engineers, operations research scientists, and more.

      About these internships

      Whatever your background, if you love seeing your developments help improve real life, if you have a passion for using technology to improve processes, if you enjoy solving operational challenges by creating state of the art systems, and if you’re motivated by results and driven enough to achieve them, Amazon is a great place to be. Because it’s only by coming up with new ideas and challenging the status quo that we can continue to be the most customer-centric company on Earth, we’re all about flexibility: we expect you to adapt to changes quickly and we encourage you to try new things.

      Amazon is looking for ambitious and enthusiastic students to join our unique world as interns. An Amazon EU internship will provide you with an unforgettable experience in a fast-paced, dynamic and international environment; it will boost your resume and will provide a superb introduction to our activities.

      As an intern in Software Development, you could join one of the following teams: Amazon Logistics, Transportation, Prime Now, Inventory Placement and more.

      You will put your analytical and technical skills to the test and roll up your sleeves to complete a project that will contribute to improve the functionality and level of service that teams provides to our customers. This could include:

      • Participating in building the most user-friendly Business Intelligence tools in the industry
      • Taking part in the design of effective services to manage master data maintenance and replication in a distributed system
      • Proposing ideas, participating in designing, implementing and testing solutions to help the business
      • Meeting with the customers to learn about their needs and evaluate the proposed/implemented solution
      • Partnering with the business analysis team to learn about the business-side requirements.

      Basic Qualifications 

      We want to hire the world’s brightest minds, and offer them an environment in which they can learn and help improve the experience for our customers.

      • You are currently working towards a 2+ years university degree in computer science or a related field.
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
      • You must have the right to work in the country you are applying for.
      • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.
      • Knowledge in two or more programming languages (Ruby on Rails, Java, C#, C++, Python...).
      • You are results-driven with analytical skills and the ability to innovate and simplify current processes and practices.
      • You should have strong decision making skills, that use sound reasoning and when required use consultation to achieve consensus.
      • The personal drive and enthusiasm that makes you stand out from the crowd!

      Preferred Qualifications 

      • Familiar with MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, RedShift
      • Version Control using Git or Mercurial
      • At ease with Linux
      • Experience in testing (Unit, Integration)
      • Agile development methodologies (SCRUM)
      • Hardware architecture (Servers, redundancy, backups, performance analysis)
      • Ability to work successfully in an ambiguous environment, to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload even when faced with conflicting priorities.
      • The ability to develop models and tools through the use of high-level modeling languages.
      • Previous work experience – a summer job, internship or full- time role; if it’s an experience in designing optimization models for inventory, network flows and other characteristics of supply-chain systems (e.g., staff scheduling, vehicle routing, and facility location), accompanied by associated expertise in the use of tools and the latest technology or software development, even better.

      Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decision based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

      By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Amazon to transmit and store your information in the Amazon group of companies' world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.

      How to Apply

      To apply online to the Amazon Data Science Internship, please click on the 'apply now' button at the bottom of this page. 

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the internship, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • Bird & Bird EmployAbility Spring Vacation Schemes 2021

      29 Nov 2020

      Bird & Bird EmployAbility Spring Vacation Schemes

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      Start Date

      Monday 12 April – Friday 23 April 2021

      Location

      London, UK

      Application Deadline

      Sunday 29th November 2020

      A vacation scheme with Bird & Bird is more than just work experience. It’s an opportunity to discover your potential and kick-start your career in law, taking you straight to the heart of a global law firm.

      With access to people across the company including partners and our CEO, you’ll have a chance to live and breathe the brand, experiencing the business from the inside out. You’ll also see first-hand the impact of client relationships and how we work seamlessly between 29 offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific and Americas region.

      You’ll be working on client projects from the outset: our vacation schemes are designed to strengthen your knowledge and give you an unfiltered look at the way people work on an international level. At the end of each placement we’ll be recruiting the best performers for our training contracts.

      But there’s no work without play which is why you’ll experience the Bird & Bird social life too. Get to know the people who may eventually become your colleagues and immerse yourself in the friendly and vibrant culture that makes Bird & Bird, and our people, so unique.

      We hold two vacation schemes each year, one in spring and one in summer (both 2 weeks long). There are up to 40 positions available across the two schemes. We pay the London living wage.

      If you are successful, you will be invited to complete an online test. Successful candidates are then invited to the next stage in the process which is a video interview. Selected candidates are then invited to an assessment day.  Assessment days for both direct Training Contracts and Summer Vacation Schemes will be held in January and February 2021.

      Please note that law students should apply from their penultimate year onwards, and non-law students should apply from their final year. Graduates can apply at any time.

      How to apply?

      To apply, click on the red 'register now' button below. You can then complete an application form for this programme, please contact us should you have any questions or need some assistance with your application. Contact EmployAbility by email at info@employ-ability.org.uk or call EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684.


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    • Bird & Bird EmployAbility Summer Vacation Schemes 2021

      16 Dec 2020

      Bird & Bird EmployAbility Summer Vacation Schemes

      Bird & Bird

      Start Date

      Monday 21 June – Friday 2 July 2021

      Location

      London, UK

      Application Deadline

      Wednesday 16th December 2020

      A vacation scheme with Bird & Bird is more than just work experience. It’s an opportunity to discover your potential and kick-start your career in law, taking you straight to the heart of a global law firm.

      With access to people across the company including partners and our CEO, you’ll have a chance to live and breathe the brand, experiencing the business from the inside out. You’ll also see first-hand the impact of client relationships and how we work seamlessly between 29 offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific and Americas region.

      You’ll be working on client projects from the outset: our vacation schemes are designed to strengthen your knowledge and give you an unfiltered look at the way people work on an international level. At the end of each placement we’ll be recruiting the best performers for our training contracts.

      But there’s no work without play which is why you’ll experience the Bird & Bird social life too. Get to know the people who may eventually become your colleagues and immerse yourself in the friendly and vibrant culture that makes Bird & Bird, and our people, so unique.

      We hold two vacation schemes each year, one in spring and one in summer (both 2 weeks long). There are up to 40 positions available across the two schemes. We pay the London living wage.

      If you are successful, you will be invited to complete an online test. Successful candidates are then invited to the next stage in the process which is a video interview. Selected candidates are then invited to an assessment day.  Assessment days for both direct Training Contracts and Summer Vacation Schemes will be held in January and February 2021.

      Please note that law students should apply from their penultimate year onwards, and non-law students should apply from their final year. Graduates can apply at any time.

      How to apply?

      To apply, click on the red 'register now' button below. You can then complete an application form for this programme, please contact us should you have any questions or need some assistance with your application. Contact EmployAbility by email at info@employ-ability.org.uk or call EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684.


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    • Google EmployAbility Summer Trainee Engineering Program, STEP 2021

      06 Dec 2020

      Google EmployAbility Summer Trainee Engineering Program, STEP 2021

      Google

      Date:

      Summer 2021

      Location

      London, UK or Dublin, Ireland

      Who:

      Currently in first year of a three year degree or second year of a four year full-time Bachelor's in Computer Science or a related technical field

      Deadline:

      Sunday 6th December 2020

       

      EmployAbility is delighted to be working with Google to connect students with disabilities to intern opportunities at Google. 

      This internship is intended for students in their first or second year of an accredited full-time degree program in Computer Science or related technical fields, with an anticipated graduation date between 2023 and 2025. We especially encourage applications from students in underrepresented in the engineering and tech industry. For students graduating in 2021 and 2022, we encourage you to apply to the Software Engineering or Site Reliability Internship also advertised on the EmployAbility website.

      Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: London, UK; Dublin, Ireland

      About the Job

      Google is invested in increasing the number of future computer scientists and software developers, particularly those who are historically underrepresented in the field. Many aspiring computer scientists could benefit from a program that bridges the gap between academic study and a professional internship.

      The Student Training in Engineering Program (STEP) aims to do just that. The 12 week program offers students the opportunity to work on a software project alongside another STEP intern, with the support of full-time Googlers and a mentor. You will also attend trainings to enhance your technical and professional skills.

      Participation in the internship program requires that you are located in one of the specific country locations identified for this role for the duration of the internship program. We will discuss and agree with you what country this will be during the recruitment process.

      Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to address some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

      Responsibilities

      • Apply knowledge gained in computer science courses to real-world challenges.
      • Complete a challenging technical project with a team of Googlers and other STEP interns.
      • Enhance your coding by using new tools and programming languages.
      • Attend training sessions to build your professional skills and to help set you up for success.
      • You will be matched with a Google engineer to mentor you throughout the internship.

      Minimum qualifications:

      • Currently in your first or second year of a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related technical field.
      • Programming experience in either Java, C++ or Python.

      Preferred qualifications:

      • Available for a full-time 12-week internship from 5th July to 24th September 2021.
      • Returning to a full-time Bachelor’s degree for a minimum of two years after completing the Summer 2021 internship.
      • Experience in programming outside of your university course.
      • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.
      • Ability to speak and write in English fluently.

      How to apply

      Please click on the “Apply Now” link to start and submit your application. A complete application includes resume, transcript (unofficial is acceptable) and evidence of a website or application you have created . 

      Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and it's in your best interest to apply early. Thank you for your patience while we consider your application.

      Your resume/CV is the employer's very first impression of you. Your CV must be a maximum of 2 pages long and must include in descending order: 1. Education, 2. Work Experience, 3. Any other skills and extra-curricular activities, including any technical project outside of university related to computer science. Please note that Europass CVs will not be accepted.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the program, please contact EmployAbility on +44(0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • Google Software Engineering or Site Reliability Engineering Intern, 2021

      29 Nov 2020

      Google EmployAbility Software Engineering or Site Reliability Engineering Intern, 2021

      Google

      Start Date

      Summer 2021

      Location

      Dublin, Ireland or London, UK

      Who

      Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical field

      Salary

      Competitive

      Duration

      Various

      Deadline

      Midnight, Sunday 29th November 2020

       

      EmployAbility is delighted to be working with Google to connect students with disabilities to intern opportunities at Google. 

      Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: Dublin, Ireland and London, UK

      About the job

      We offer a range of internships in either Software Engineering or Site-Reliability Engineering across EMEA. Durations and start dates will vary according to project and location. Our recruitment team will determine where you fit best based on your resume. As a Software Engineering or Site Reliability Intern, you‘ll work on a specific project critical to Google’s needs.

      Software Engineering Intern:
      As a key member of a versatile team, you will work on a specific project critical to Google’s needs. We need our engineers to be versatile, and enthusiastic in addressing new problems as we continue to push technology forward. You will design, test, deploy and maintain software solutions as you, and our fast-paced business, grow and evolve during your internship.

      Site Reliability Intern:
      Our engineers create, fix, extend and scale the code to keep it working and to harden it against all the vagaries of the internet. We drive reliability and performance across a massive scale. You will work on software development projects to keep important revenue-critical systems up and running, from code-level troubleshooting of traffic anomalies to maintenance of our most cutting-edge services; from monitoring and alerts to building new automation infrastructure.

      Participation in the internship programme requires that you are located in one of the specific country locations identified for this role for the duration of the internship programme. We will discuss and agree with you what country this will be during the recruitment process.

      Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

      Responsibilities

      • Research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve on Google's product offering.
      • Contribute to a wide variety of projects using natural language processing, artificial intelligence, data compression, machine learning and search technologies. learning and search technologies.
      • Collaborate on scalability issues involving access to data and information.
      • Utilize exposure to large-scale production software troubleshooting.
      • Help maintain mission critical services.

      Minimum qualifications:

      • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical field.
      • Experience with Data Structures or Algorithms from university, an internship, open source hobby coding, or other practical experience.
      • Coding experience in one of the following programming languages: C++, Java, Python or Go.

      Preferred qualifications:

      • Available to work full-time for a minimum of 13 weeks.
      • Returning to your degree after completing the internship.
      • Internship or work experience (i.e. research assistant, teaching assistant, personal projects, etc) programming in either: C++, Java, Python or Go.
      • Experience with one or more of the following: web application development, Unix/Linux, mobile application development, distributed and parallel systems, machine learning, information retrieval, natural language processing, networking, developing large software systems, and/or security software development.
      • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.
      • Ability to speak and write in English fluently.

      How to Apply:

      Click the ‘apply now’ button below! Google recruits on a rolling basis, so please submit your application as soon as possible!

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility's online application process, but each applicant is assessed against Google’s core competencies and selected through Google’s recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Google’s Internship Programme and will participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • Google EmployAbility Research Intern, PhD, 2021

      17 Dec 2020

      Google EmployAbility Research Intern, PhD, 2021 

      Google

      Start Date

      Summer 2021

      Location

      Dublin, Ireland or London, UK

      Who

      Currently enrolled in a PhD degree in Computer Science or a related technical field.

      Salary

      Competitive

      Duration

      13 weeks

      Deadline

      Midnight, Thursday 17th December 2020

       

      EmployAbility is delighted to be working with Google to connect students with disabilities to intern opportunities at Google. 

      Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: Dublin, Ireland and London, UK

      Research happens at Google everyday, on many different embedded teams throughout the company. Our research reaches the user through both services and products such as Search, Maps, Google Assistant, Google Translate, Google Cloud and our computing, storage, and networking infrastructure. To achieve this, we’re working on a wide variety of projects that utilize the latest state-of-the-art technologies that push the boundaries of what is possible.

      At Google, research-focused engineering interns are embedded throughout the company, contributing to the setup of large-scale tests and deploying promising ideas quickly and broadly. Ideas may come from internal projects as well as from collaborations with research programs at partner universities and technical institutes all over the world.

      From creating experiments and prototyping implementations to designing new architectures, research-focused engineering interns work on real-world problems including artificial intelligence, data mining, natural language processing, hardware and software performance analysis, improving compilers for mobile platforms, as well as core search and much more.

      Participation in the internship program requires that you are located in one of the specific country locations identified for this role for the duration of the internship program. We will discuss and agree with you what country this will be during the recruitment process.

      Research happens at Google everyday, on many different embedded teams throughout the company. Our research reaches the user through both services and products such as Search, Maps, Google Assistant, Google Translate, Google Cloud and our computing, storage, and networking infrastructure. To achieve this, we’re working on a wide variety of projects that utilize the latest state-of-the-art technologies that push the boundaries of what is possible.

      Responsibilities

      • Participate in cutting edge research to develop solutions for real-world, large-scale problems.

      Minimum qualifications:

      • Currently enrolled in a PhD degree in Computer Science or a related technical field.
      • Research experience in Natural Language Understanding, Computer Vision, and/or Machine Learning from previous internships, work, personal projects, and/or lab work.
      • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages: Java, C++,Python or Go.
      • Having published papers (being listed as author) at conferences (e.g. NIPS, ICML, ACL, CVPR, etc).

      Preferred qualifications:

      • Returning to your degree after completing the internship.
      • Ability to design and execute on research agendas.
      • Available to work full-time for a minimum of 13 weeks.

      How to Apply:

      Click the ‘apply now’ button below! Google recruits on a rolling basis, so please submit your application as soon as possible!

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility's online application process, but each applicant is assessed against Google’s core competencies and selected through Google’s recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Google’s Internship Programme and will participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Graduate/Entry Programme 2020/2021 - Software Engineer

      06 Dec 2020

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Graduate/Entry Programme 2020/2021 - Software Engineer

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start Date

      Flexible

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      - Be working towards a degree in Computer Science

      - Programming experience in C, C++, C#, Java or Python

      Deadline

      Sunday 6th December 2020

      Bloomberg's diverse community of engineers take on some of the world’s most interesting and important technical challenges. We develop impactful solutions to complex, real-world problems. With new systems being rolled out daily, we make an immediate impact on global markets and we look for the best software engineers to build them.

      What’s in it for you?

      Our training program will teach you the ins and outs of our technology stack and how to be a successful software engineer in our high-energy and fast-paced environment. Training consists of lectures, labs and group projects. You'll become a pro on the Bloomberg Terminal and learn how we do database systems, network communication, real-time data processing, and build UIs. After training, you will be ready to hit the ground running, leaving the class with a strong network of new friends and colleagues from a range of backgrounds. You'll join a global team of engineers with a real passion for both innovating and solving problems.

      We'll trust you to:

      •  Take ownership of the full development cycle
      •  Partner with business stakeholders and other developers to design, build and roll out solutions that will optimize complex workflows
      •  Understand and efficiently manipulate large datasets
      •  Make quick, thoughtful decisions
      •  Be a collaborative member of your team
      •  Have a deep understanding of data structures and algorithms
      •  Be an excellent problem solver

      You'll need to have:

      •  A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technology subject
      •  Programming experience in C, C++, C#, Java or Python
      •  A thirst for learning and a drive to keep improving

      We are deeply proud of our diverse and open culture, and value diversity of thought and perspective in every form. If you have a degree outside of the above, but still have strong software development skills, then we can teach you the rest.
       
      We're looking for engineers who have a real passion for writing reusable, performant solutions to complex problems, who can keep an open mind and adapt to an ever-changing market landscape, who can collaborate and work effectively on small teams, and who want to develop software that impacts thousands of power users around the world. We want people who see things differently, find solutions and collaborate instinctively.

      If this sounds like you, please apply below! We'll review your application and be in touch as soon as possible to discuss next steps.
       
      We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other classification protected by applicable law. Disruptive innovation and breakthrough performance only happen when we are able to channel the diverse ideas and experiences of our employees to solve the needs of our clients.

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Programme, please contact Sarah on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Graduate Programme 2021 - Data Specialist

      06 Dec 2020

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Graduate Programme 2021 - Data Specialist

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start Date

      Throughout 2021

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      • A bachelor's degree preferably in Finance or Economics
      • Fluency in English and a main European language
        or Russian, Turkish, Hebrew or Japanese.

      Deadline

      Sunday 6th December 2020

       

      Bloomberg runs on data, and in the Global Data team we're responsible for acquiring it and providing it to our clients. We collect, analyse, process and publish the data which is the backbone of our iconic Bloomberg Terminal- the facts and figures which ultimately move the financial markets. We apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative workflow efficiencies and we implement technology solutions to enhance our systems, products and processes- and all this while providing platinum customer support to our clients.

      The Role:

      As a Data Specialist you will play a critical role in ingesting and analysing data, managing workflow processes to solve client problems, and providing superior customer service. This may include monitoring industry events and executing upon a variety of projects aimed at improving the timeliness, accuracy, and quality of our data. Data Specialists also provide support for internal and external clients that consume the data so you will be required to collaborate with multiple teams across the firm, which makes the role diverse and provides an opportunity for continuous learning.

      We’ll trust you to:

      • Extract and rationalise data to Bloomberg taxonomies in accordance with established methodologies
      • Manage projects to optimize processes and/or improve the quality of our data products
      • Perform quality control to ensure data accuracy by inspecting Bloomberg data values and comparing them to source documents
      • Provide customer support for users of Bloomberg products such as the Professional Service, News, Enterprise Solutions, and Bloomberg Law by resolving inquiries in a timely manner  
      • Procure content to support best-in-class coverage of the data set  
      • Codify market conventions and/or data relationships into business rules for data validation 
      • Perform incident management, from troubleshooting and root cause analysis to overall problem management 
      • Contribute to continuous improvement by generating ideas to improve the data products and/or associated processes
      • Participate in ad hoc projects to optimize processes and/or improve the quality of the data set         
      • Report on results of on-going operations and projects, as required            
      • Utilise subject-matter-expertise to set and maintain methodologies for data management

      You’ll need to have:

      • A bachelor's degree preferably in Finance or Economics
      • Fluency in English and a main European language or Russian, Turkish, Hebrew or Japanese. The specific language required will be subject to business needs and will be confirmed in due course.
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
      • Proficiency with Microsoft Applications, particularly Excel
      • Familiarity with data processing paradigms and associated tools and technologies           
      • Strong attention to detail and high degree of demonstrated decision-making and problem solving skills
      • Eagerness to learn and collaborate with others                                                                                                                                                                                                     
      • Interest in and aptitude for technology
      • Client-focused mindset
      • Ability to work under pressure and in a frequently changing environment

      We’d love to see:

      •  Exposure to Bloomberg products such as the Professional Service
      •  A master’s degree in Finance or Economics
      •  Project management skills and/or experience                                       
      •  Working knowledge of VBA and/or SQL                                                 
      •  Familiarity with mark-up languages such as XML, SGML, JSON, YAML, and/or HTML    

      Does this sound like you?

      Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are!

      We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Graduate Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      We encourage early applications, so please apply as soon as possible. Bloomberg are also running a series of webinars to help with application/interviewing, you can apply to attend here.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Graduate Programme, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Graduate Programme 2021 - Data Analyst

      06 Dec 2020

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Graduate Programme 2021 - Data Analyst

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start Date

      Throughout 2021

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      A bachelor's degree preferably in Finance or Economics 

      Deadline

      Sunday 6th December 2020

       

      Bloomberg runs on data, and in the Global Data team we're responsible for acquiring it and providing it to our clients. We collect, analyse, process and publish the data which is the backbone of our iconic Bloomberg Terminal- the facts and figures which ultimately move the financial markets. We apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative workflow efficiencies and we implement technology solutions to enhance our systems, products and processes- and all this while providing platinum customer support to our clients.

      The Role:

      Data Analysts possess a unique combination of technical skills and business acumen, as well as strong communication and interpersonal skills. They use these skills to collaborate with a variety of stakeholders to provide timely, accurate, and comprehensive data to our clients. They also play a key role in evolving our products and processes, which makes the role challenging and entrepreneurial.

      We’ll trust you to:

      • Utilise a variety of software solutions to extract and rationalise data to Bloomberg taxonomies
      • Analyse internal processes to identify opportunities for improvement, as well as devise and implement innovative solutions
      • Implement business rules for programmatic data validation by codifying market conventions and/or data relationships
      • Design and manage workflow configurations for critical functions such as acquisition, worklist management, and quality control
      • Contribute to continuous improvement by generating ideas to improve our data products and/or associated processes and building prototypes to validate and illustrate requirements
      • Lead ad hoc projects to optimize processes and/or improve the quality of the data set         
      • Utilise statistics and data visualization skills to report on results of on-going operations and projects, as required           
      • Build subject matter expertise and technical skills to generate premium content, including data-driven news stories
      • Partner with a wide variety of stakeholders from Engineering to Sales on product development
      • Provide in-depth customer support for users of Bloomberg products such as the Professional Service, News, Enterprise Solutions, and Bloomberg Law by resolving inquiries in a timely manner

      You’ll need to have:

      • A bachelor's degree, preferably with combined studies in Information Systems and Finance, or related business and STEM fields
      • Strong passion for data, technology and finance
      • Demonstrated project or work experience using one more programming language such as Python, SQL and R
      • Fluency in second European Language / optional depends on need.
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
      • Understanding and experience of statistics and data modeling
      • Strong attention to detail and high degree of demonstrated decision-making and problem solving skills
      • Eagerness to learn and collaborate with others                                                                                                                                           
      • Customer focused mindset
      • Ability to work under pressure and in a frequently changing environment

      We’d love to see:

      • Prior work experience in information technology, engineering, finance, data analysis or research
      • Exposure to Bloomberg products such as the Professional Service
      • Established presence in virtual development communities such as GitHub, Stack Overflow and HackerRank
      • Familiarity with Data Science and/or Machine Learning
      • Experience using data visualization tools such as Tableau or QlikSense

      Does this sound like you?

      Apply if you think this role is a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are!

      In the meantime feel free to have a look at this:https://www.bloomberg.com/careers/global-data/

      We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Internship Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      We encourage early applications, so please apply as soon as possible. Bloomberg are also running a series of webinars to help with application/interviewing, you can apply to attend here

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Internship Programme, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk

       


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Graduate Programme 2021 - Analytics & Sales (German, French, Italian, Spanish or Japanese Speakers)

      06 Dec 2020

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Graduate Programme 2021 - Analytics & Sales (German, French, Italian, Spanish or Japanese Speakers)

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start Date

      Throughout 2021

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      • A Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience
      • Business fluency in both English and German,
        French, Italian, Spanish or Japanese

      Deadline

      Sunday 6th December 2020

      You have an understanding of the drivers behind market moving stories and events. You're a solution-finder, with a real passion for providing exceptional customer service in a fast-paced environment. With a desire to build a career in a client-facing role, you understand the importance of credibility and building relationships.

      What is the role?

      You will start by completing our comprehensive Analytics & Sales training program, covering all aspects of the financial markets: industry principles, market players and asset classes - while teaching you all there is to know about the functionality and analytical tools Bloomberg has to offer!

      You will join one of our Analytics teams, delivering exceptional customer support to our clients by providing fast and accurate solutions to their queries, while continuing to develop your knowledge through asset class and workflow specialist training.

      There are multiple opportunities to further your career across the department or the company, with the majority of Analytics representatives progressing towards opportunities in our Entreprise Sales teams. You could also go on to take up a Leadership position, or take on a more specialised support role in our Advanced Specialist or Trading Solutions teams.

      Analytics

      We provide 24/7 support for Bloomberg Professional Service users all over the world and across multiple industries. Reaching us via our 'Instant Bloomberg' chat system, clients access unparalleled customer service where we answer their questions and help them maximise the value of Bloomberg's products. On any given day we respond to over 12,000 queries in more than 15 languages. From educating a portfolio manager on Bloomberg’s risk management solutions to helping a trader use our functionality to discover new sources of market liquidity – the variety of problems we solve is immense.

      Bloomberg is constantly innovating and Analytics plays a key role in ensuring clients are educated on new products and enhancements by proactively working closely to upskill them through technology, and delivering on-site training and seminars. We also work in conjunction with Enterprise Sales to deliver on strategic initiatives, supporting product roll-out and onboarding clients. We want to ensure our clients are making the most of our service and using tools and features that allow them to work smarter.

      Sales

      In Sales, we're the face of Bloomberg for our clients. Consultative and entrepreneurial, we manage client relationships, whilst striving to continually grow our revenue by identifying new business opportunities.

      We spend our time with our clients, understanding their business goals and outpacing their expectations. Guided by curiosity and purpose, we work to understand their workflows and present them with the most appropriate solutions across our range of enterprise offerings.

      We’re discovering new business leads by making prospecting calls and networking. We demonstrate how Bloomberg's product offering will help our clients make the best investment/trading/business decisions, making their day to day business smoother and more profitable.

      You need to have:

      • The ability to join a training class in 2021
      • A Bachelor’s degree (or above) or relevant work experience
      • Strong critical-thinking and problem-solving skills
      • A demonstrable interest in financial markets and the aspiration to work in the financial services industry
      • The resilience to learn and adapt quickly in a dynamic environment
      • Real ambition to pursue a client-facing career, with a strong interest in relationship management and sales
      • Outstanding communication skills (both written and verbal)
      • Business fluency in both English and German, French, Italian, Spanish or Japanese

      We’d love to see:

      • Work experience in a client facing role
      • Interest in technology

      We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

      Bloomberg is a disability inclusive employer. Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments to be made for the recruitment process.

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Graduate Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      We encourage early applications, so please apply as soon as possible. Bloomberg are also running a series of webinars to help with application/interviewing, you can apply to attend here.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Graduate Programme, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • EmployAbility Bloomberg Customer Support Representative 2021 - French, German, and/or Portuguese Speakers

      03 Jan 2021

      EmployAbility Bloomberg Customer Support Representative 2021 - French, German, and/or Portuguese Speakers

      Internships, graduate programmes & event

      Start Date

      2021 (Flexible)

      Location

      Bloomberg Offices, Central London

      Who

      Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

      Proficiency in German, Portuguese and/or French

      Deadline

      Sunday 3rd January 2021

       

      Bloomberg fuels the power of information and technology to bring transparency to a sophisticated world. A global financial information and news leader that provides influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company delivers data, news and analytics through innovative technology and provides real time financial information to more than 325,000 subscribers globally.

      In a career at Bloomberg, you will play a significant role in making it all happen. You will be joining a team of solution-finders, with a real passion for providing superb customer service in a fast-paced environment. Driven. Surprising. Purposeful. Life at Bloomberg is many things, but it is never dull! We are a truly global business with a truly diverse workforce. We pride ourselves on being open, inclusive and collaborative — and in providing a work environment that encourages our employees to be their best.

      What’s The Role?

      The team has two critical focus areas: to provide outstanding customer service to a broad range of clients, and ensure the fast and effective management of various client workflows and hardware/software issues.

      We are in charge of the installation, connection, hardware management and workflow support of terminal clients over the phone and via Bloomberg Instant Messaging. We assist fast-paced clients operating in Capital Markets, Asset Management and Financial Services by installing the Bloomberg software and configuring proprietary hardware, such as keyboards and biometrics. Moreover, as automation continues to grow in the industry, we are adapting to understand our clients’ technological needs. We tackle our clients’ software issues, and we understand how it relates to their workflows and asset-class needs. Working with critical information and highly sophisticated tools, we ensure the security of our clients’ accounts and data.

      Secondly, we connect with our clients, including CEOs and executive managers, with access to proprietary data and information. We set-up, train, and connect our clients to the various Bloomberg products and platforms they subscribe to.

      Who you are:

      You come to work with a purpose, are curious and take pride in being customer service driven. You love being a member of a team where clients count on you every day, and you challenge and support your colleagues to innovate, learn and deliver the best service possible.

      What's in it for you?

      We provide all new hires a training program up to 8 weeks long, which covers aspects such as an introduction to our products and services, our clients, a broader insight into global financial markets, general daily inquiries, product setup and hardware, and troubleshooting.

      You'll never stop learning...we'll invest in your career, and coupled with our outstanding approach to career development, we will help you expand your skills and opportunities in this role through project involvements. Our Bloomberg Technology Client Services specialists are enabled to be involved in mentoring, recruiting, quality control and idea generation.

      You will have the opportunity to further develop your technical skills within the Technology Services and Solutions Business or champion your career across the company. Our alumni have a diversity of successful career paths to: Analytics & Sales, Enterprise Technology Services, Global Data, Compliance, Engineering as well as Advanced IT roles and Client Financial Services.

      You’ll need to have:

      •  Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
      •  Ability to provide outstanding customer service to clients through live, interactive media (e.g. phone, messaging, etc.)
      •  A proven interest in Finance and Technology
      •  Desire to develop skills and experience in customer service in a fast-paced FinTech environment
      •  Eagerness to learn new technologies and ability to retain information
      •  Multi-tasking and problem solving skills as well as an ability to work independently and being involved with a larger international team
      •  An interest in progressing a career within Bloomberg
      •  We require that you are legally authorized to work full-time in the country of application and that you don't require sponsorship in the future.
      •  Proficiency in German, Portuguese and/or French

      We’d love to see:

      •  Work experience in a client/customer facing role
      •  Curiosity to identify, research, and resolve customer technology, software and hardware issues
      •  Awareness of data management, privacy and information security
      •  Aptitude to work within highly connected and software-based systems

      You'll need to be able to:

      • Start full time work in 2021
      • Occasionally work weekends or on a bank holiday (weekday off in lieu)

      If this sounds like you:

      Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are! Please note this is a two stage application process, following the submission of your candidate details you will receive an email with directions to complete an online assessment. Your application will not be complete until you have submitted the assessment.

      We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.Bloomberg is a disability inclusive employer. 

      How to Apply

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility but each applicant is assessed against Bloomberg's core competencies and selected through Bloomberg's recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Graduate Programme and participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information about the Graduate Programme, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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    • Google Cloud Technical Residency

      27 Dec 2020

      Google Google Cloud Technical Residency

      Google

      Start Date

      August/September 2021

      Location

      Dublin

      Who

      Bachelor’s in Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent practical experience

      Salary

      Competitive

      Deadline

      Midnight, Sunday 27th December 2020

      Cloud Technical Residency, University Graduate - Dublin The Cloud Technical Residency program is intended for candidates who can start late August/beginning of September.

      Company overview:

      Google is not a conventional company, and we don’t intend to become one. True, we share attributes with the world’s most successful organizations – a focus on innovation and smart business practices comes to mind – but even as we continue to grow, we’re committed to retaining a small-company feel. At Google, we know that every employee has something important to say, and that every employee is integral to our success. We provide individually-tailored compensation packages that can be comprised of competitive salary, bonus, and equity components, along with the opportunity to earn further financial bonuses and rewards.

      Googlers thrive in small, focused teams and high-energy environments, believe in the ability of technology to change the world, and are as passionate about their lives as they are about their work. For more information, visit www.google.com/careers.

      The area:

      Google Cloud Google Cloud helps millions of employees and organizations empower their employees, serve their customers, and build what’s next for their business — all with technology built in the cloud. Our products are engineered for security, reliability and scalability, running the full stack from infrastructure to applications to devices and hardware. And our teams are dedicated to helping our customers & developers see the benefits of our technology come to life.

      Additional job description

      Cloud Technical Residents provide technical expertise across the full Google Cloud portfolio of products to demonstrate the value of, deploy, and provide ongoing support of the technology to our customers. Google’s Cloud customer teams are on the front lines of leading customers through the largest technological shift in the history of the IT industry. They help customers understand the unique value and transformational benefits that result from applying these technologies to their business workloads.

      As a part of the year-long full time Google Cloud Technical Residency Program, you will have the unique opportunity to work in different Google Cloud roles under the direct mentorship of experienced staff members. Before you start role rotations, you will undergo extensive training to prepare you to add value on day one of your customer engagements. The role rotations include opportunities to provide implementation, advisory, and support services to Google customers across a wide variety of industry and scale, as well as potential opportunities to develop tools, demos, and related assets for customers

      Throughout the program, you will have both personal and professional development opportunities. You will build your business and technical skills by working on a range of projects such as automating and scaling business processes, creating custom solutions, and providing data driven insights to Google’s internal Sales and Product teams. You’ll also have the opportunity to develop project management, presentation, and customer-facing skills.

      Responsibilities

      • Help build creative solutions to challenging customer needs using Google Cloud.
      • Collaborate with customers and other Googlers to manage and drive successful adoption of Google Cloud. Help develop recommendations for solution architectures and consulting services.
      • Guide customers through the entire innovation lifecycle, building strategic roadmaps and driving achievement of key milestones.
      • Solve customers operational issues through problem solving and technical troubleshooting, while working with internal teams to drive resolution. Help customers get answers to product questions.
      • Improve product feature offerings by providing customer feedback to internal cross-functional teams including Product Management and Engineering.

      Minimum qualifications:

      • [Language-specific MQ]
      • Bachelor’s in Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
      • Experience developing programs/scripts in C++, Java, Python, SQL or experience in infrastructure/system administration. Experience building or troubleshooting websites or web applications using web technologies (e.g., HTTP(S), JavaScript, APIs, TCP/IP, DNS).
      • Experience in customer service or leadership. 

      Preferred qualifications:

      • Master's degree in Computer Science, related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
      • Experience in systems software and algorithms, working with Linux/Unix.
      • Experience in database design and SQL query construction.
      • Experience leading entrepreneurial efforts, outreach within organizations, and/or in project/product/program management.
      • Knowledge of cloud computing (i.e., certifications, internships, coursework, etc.).
      • Ability to adapt your message to the technical level of the audience and present technical materials. Demonstrated analytical, organizational, problem-solving, or troubleshooting skills.

      How to Apply:

      Candidates apply through EmployAbility's online application process, but each applicant is assessed against Google’s core competencies and selected through Google’s recruitment process. Successful candidates are hired directly onto the Google’s Programme and will participate in every aspect of it.

      If you have any extenuating circumstances or require further information, please contact EmployAbility on +44 (0)7852 764 684 or email info@employ-ability.org.uk


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