First Derivative
graduate scheme

Financial Engineer - Non STEM

Job description

For the first time ever we have launched a stream within our Options Programme for top-performing graduates from non STEM degree disciplines. This presents an opportunity for stand-out candidates from a variety of degree backgrounds to kick-start their careers in the FinTech industry. We are keen to attract enthusiastic candidates with a can-do attitude who are keen to combine their natural customer orientation with their passion for finance and technology.

In this role, you will enter a progressive and positive work environment as part of our growing production support team, with a focus on providing a range of critical services to our global Tier 1 client base. The unique combination of on-the-job training and academic learning offered will allow you to develop a highly transferrable skillset and build a strong foundation for a successful career in the FinTech industry. Career progression opportunities include advancement within the support space or a smooth transition into a range of specialist technical areas including business analysis, project management, software development and software testing.

What we are looking for

  • An inquisitive mindset, an aptitude for problem-solving
  • Customer orientation, confidence in client interactions
  • Self-organisation and a keen attention to detail
  • Ability to multitasking and prioritise tasks effectively to deliver to strict deadlines
  • Keen interest in establishing a career in the financial technology sector
  • Minimum 2.2 degree in any discipline

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Northern Ireland
Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31 July 2022

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Closing date:  31 July 2022

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