Technical Support Placement Year
G-Research is Europe’s leading quantitative finance research firm. We hire the brightest minds in the world to tackle some of the biggest questions in finance.
We pair this expertise with machine learning, big data, and some of the most advanced technology available to predict movements in financial markets.
This is an exciting opportunity for a student studying for a Computer Science, Computer Systems, Cyber Security or Networks-related degree to join our Technical Support team as part of a placement year in industry.
Working across our Corporate IT division, you will spend the year as a crucial member of the Technical Support group, troubleshooting, advising, and providing great service to a range of stakeholders, including senior staff.
You will be working alongside a mentor and experienced members of the team who will provide continuous support and guidance, enabling you to learn rapidly and contribute effectively to the business.
The successful candidate will be a part of a team that deals with a large range of technologies in a fast-paced environment spread across multiple sites, primarily based in London.
Your responsibilities (and the technologies you will work with) include :
Who are we looking for?
To be eligible for this role, you must be studying a sandwich degree. It will suit someone who has a real interest in IT and an aptitude for applying computing concepts and their skills to solve real problems.
Additionally, applicants should be :
Why should you apply?
Please note : While we are accepting applications we may not be in touch until September, with interviews starting in October.
Additionally, we are only able to progress with candidates enrolled on a sandwich degree with a graduation date in 2023.
G-Research is committed to cultivating and preserving an inclusive work environment. We are an ideas-driven business and we place great value on diversity of experience and opinions.
We want to ensure that applicants receive a recruitment experience that enables them to perform at their best. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation please let us know in the relevant section.