Graduate Training Scheme Java Developer

London (Greater)
From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum basic salary plus bonus
21 Nov 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Training Scheme - Java Developer / Software Engineer (Computer Science Java J2SE)

Start date: September 2018

About us:

IG Group is an established member of the FTSE 250 with a market capitalisation of £2.9 billion. For more than 40 years we’ve led the way in making financial markets more accessible for traders, working over 10,000 global markets supplying world-class financial services to 150,000 clients worldwide.

The Role:

We are currently seeking exceptional Computer Science graduates to join our Graduate Training scheme. Initially you will learn about our highly complex, real-time algorithmic financial trading applications and will then will be given the opportunity to work on applications across the business, with a focus on core Java but also utilising a range of other technologies to find your strengths and define your future career path.

As a Graduate Java Developer you will be actively supported and encouraged by your mentors making this an unrivalled opportunity to establish your career in software development.

We can offer you:

  • A highly competitive of £35k basic salary plus bonus
  • Benefits including 25 days holiday, subsidised gym membership, cycle-to-work scheme, season ticket loan and more
  • The opportunity to work with award-winning technology in a market-leading financial organisation
  • City based office with a professional, friendly environment, a good work / life balance, casual dress code and regular social events

We are looking for:

  • Outstanding academic record, achieving a 2:1 or above (ideally Computer Science, but we will consider other highly technical disciplines); we are looking for 2018 graduates so if you have not graduated yet but are on course for a 2.1 / 1st please apply now to avoid disappointment
  • Java programming experience, be it a substantial university project, commercial experience or developing in your own time
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Interested? Apply now!

Apply today to discover how the Graduate Training Scheme at IG Index can propel you into a technology career.

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