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Technology Support Intern - Summer 2019 - Edinburgh

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Technology Support Intern - Summer 2019 - Edinburgh

This year we have intern and placement opportunities within the Core Systems Operations team within our Technology division to be based in Edinburgh. 

CORE SYSTEMS OPERATIONS TEAM OVERVIEW

  • The Core Systems Operations group supports and engineers every facet of BlackRock’s technology infrastructure.
  • The group in Edinburgh consists of five teams who work closely together : Client Technical Services, Command Center Operations, Production Operations, Database Operations & Web Application Support.
  • The teams perform a wide variety of activities from maintaining system stability to engineering solutions to ensure the scalability, resiliency and performance of our state-of the-art trading and asset management platform, Aladdin. 
  • We work with the infrastructure and development teams to provide subject matter expertise on the stability and performance of Aladdin, our enterprise Investment Management suite of applications. 

REQUIREMENTS

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Be in your penultimate year at University (final year students progressing to a Masters are also eligible) and be studying a degree specialising in Computer Science, Technology and related courses. 
  • Be available for an 8 week summer internship starting in June 2019
  • A strong interest and aptitude for quickly learning new technologies and proprietary systems as required.
  • A person who thrives on interactive troubleshooting, support and engineering

Full job description can be viewed here:

https://static.wcn.co.uk/company/blackrock/PDF/2019/Technology.pdf

APPLICATION INFORMATION:

https://blackrock.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/mobile-0/brand-3/candidate/so/pm/1/pl/1/opp/2528-Summer-Analyst-Program-EMEA/en-GB

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