Alpha – Graduate Developer – Graduate Scheme
Start date: September 2019
Alpha FMC is the leading global consultancy to the asset and wealth
We give our clients a competitive edge though our unrivalled expertise
and industry insight.
Alpha are currently recruiting the top graduate talent into our
technology division, Alpha ATS (Alpha Technology Services). Our team of
developers have many years of experience in the sector, helping clients
use technology to turn their goals into reality. We work with an
extensive blue-chip client base including 21 of the top 25 largest
global asset management firms and currently we are digitally
transforming over 130 clients across the globe.
If successful, you will be joining our graduate scheme starting in
September 2019 and be given all the tools to hit the ground running as a
Graduate Developer. You will be working on transformation projects for
the leading global asset and wealth management companies such as Morgan
Stanley, HSBC and Barclays Wealth.
Apply: Alpha Technology Services scheme
Training & Profiles
Our Graduate Training Programme
You will kick start your
career at Alpha with our industry leading training programme which will
get you up and running to start making a day-to-day impact on client
projects. We know that starting a graduate job can be daunting so we
help you settle in by a variety of training activities. The initial
welcome week will equip you with a strong consulting toolkit focussing
on areas such as time management, presentation and stakeholder
management. In order to assist you with your industry knowledge we will
allocate time for you to work towards a variety of qualifications.
Throughout the training period we dedicate time for you to spend with
each team at Alpha so you can get an understanding of the practice areas
we operate in. You will also undergo a variety of onboarding activities,
internal training and a number of social events to get to meet the Alpha
team in a more informal setting. On the graduate programme you will
benefit from mentors, regular management one-to-one catch ups and our
buddy scheme. The buddy scheme helps all new starters settle in, you can
ask them anything from work related questions to social related and one
day you will be in their shoes helping the new graduates.
Training does not stop once you finish the graduate scheme as we will
continue to support your learning and development. We continue to
support you through a variety of qualifications, external and internal
training to help invest in your future.
What will you be doing?
Once you have completed training you
will be immersed into life at Alpha, helping your team to deliver client
projects of the highest quality. As a Junior Developer, the role will be
extremely varied as you will be working alongside leading asset and
wealth management companies to use your technological expertise to turn
their dreams into a reality.
Graduates immediately become key members of the team, providing a fresh
way of thinking and problem solving. You will be working on a
combination of technical strategy projects, large-scale implementation
programmes or internal product development. Each and every project will
be different, they could vary in length from just a few weeks to over a
We encourage you to take on more responsibility when you believe you are
ready. Graduates will soon become experts in the field and be able to
consult some of the most senior executives in the global asset
management industry to help them to achieve their goals.
What is in it for you?
⦁ £35k salary plus profit share
Company laptop and mobile phone allowance
⦁ International travel
opportunities (Paris, New York and more!)
⦁ Unrivalled career support
(buddy scheme, structured learning and development)
company culture, drinks on our rooftop bar overlooking St Pauls.
Could you be a good fit?
⦁ Predicted or achieved a 2:1 or
above from university
⦁ Work experience in the technology or finance
⦁ Outgoing, strong communicator and a team player
Passion for technology
⦁ Experience in programming (Java, Python,
⦁ Experience with web or data technologies (HTML, CSS,
Why we are different?
As a graduate at Alpha every day will be
different, you will constantly be facing new challenges and meeting new
people. You will have the opportunity and scope to work on diverse
projects, working on client site both in London but also overseas if you
We invest in your personal development to ensure you get the highest
level of job satisfaction and career development possible. Last year we
were recognised by the Sunday Times as a progressive and forward
thinking workplace ranking in the ‘Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work
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