2018 Technology Opportunities

Bank of America Merrill Lynch
04 Sep 2017
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Company ProfileBank
of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving
individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses, large corporations
and governments with a full range of financial and risk management products and
of America Merrill Lynch is the marketing name for the Global Banking and
Markets businesses. Combining local knowledge and global expertise, we offer
products and services across Global Corporate and Investment Banking, and
Global Markets. With a presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA)
for more than 90 years, we have offices in 21 countries across three continents
serving the needs of corporate, institutional and government clients.Across the company, we are guided by a common purpose to
help make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. We
deliver on this through responsible growth with a focus on our environmental,
social and governance (ESG) leadership. ESG is embedded across our business and
reflects how we help fuel the global economy, build trust and credibility, and
represent a company that people want to work for, invest in and do business
with. It is demonstrated in the inclusive and supportive workplace we create
for our employees, the responsible products and services we offer our clients,
and the impact we make around the world in helping local economies thrive.An important part of this work is forming strong
partnerships with not-for-profits and advocacy groups, such as community,
consumer and environmental organisations, to bring together our collective
networks and expertise to achieve greater impact.Being
a diverse and inclusive company has been a long-time priority for our CEO and
his entire management team, and we see that commitment across our entire
company - in our diverse workforce that allow us to bring our clients around
the world, different perspectives that serve their unique needs; through
programmes that support our employees; and in response to social issues that
affect communities around the world. Our inclusive workplace allows all
employees to be themselves, achieve personal success and contribute to the
responsible growth of our company. Across
the company, Bank of America Merrill Lynch has a long heritage of supporting
women's economic empowerment and leadership, both through external partnerships
and within our own organisation. Recent recognition for this work includes
being cited as a leader in the annual Bloomberg Financial Services
Gender-Equality Index; winning Women in Banking & Finance's 2016 Team
Diversity Award; and being honoured as Euromoney's 2017 World's Best Bank for
Corporate Social Responsibility and their 2016 World's Best Bank for Diversity.Technology
underpins everything we do and our investment in this space allows us to
develop and deploy leading-edge technology in areas such as mobile and online
banking, payments processing, technology infrastructure, cyber security, risk,
capital- and enterprise data management. Our mainframe environment is the third
largest in the world.Our teams design, develop and implement technology
applications, systems and operational processes to support our clients and the
company's employees around the world. From programming to data management, and
innovation to information security, our teams provide the tools and resources
that connect capabilities across our eight lines of business. You'll be part of an organisation whose influence is felt
globally, as we manage the critical systems and technology platforms needed to
maintain the company's market-leading positions in all global businesses,
including deposits, payment products, treasury services, investment banking,
sales and trading.OpportunitiesWe offer a variety of opportunities including
apprenticeships, insight programmes, summer internships, industrial
placements/attachments and full time roles. If you're at the early stage of your first university
degree, an insight programme offers you a general introduction to our
businesses. Tailored programming and events help you develop new skills and
learn more about opportunities with us in advance of applying for a summer
internship. Summer internships typically last for 10 weeks and
attract students in their penultimate year at university who aim to start work
full time the following year. The summer internship class is our primary source
of hiring into our full time programmes. It is a great way to get a taste of
what a full time role in your team of interest would be like and to hone your
skills through structured performance evaluations, training, development, and
social and volunteering opportunities offered throughout the programme.In some locations, fixed-term placements such
as off-cycle internships or industrial placements take place at
various times throughout the year. These range in length according to business
need.Full time analyst programmes are designed for
candidates who are ready to start work upon university graduation. The programmes'
format and offering vary by business but all offer formal, ongoing training and
development opportunities, structured performance evaluations, mentoring
support and networking opportunities to supplement participants' on the job
learning and experiences. Our processCandidates who can demonstrate a high standard of academic,
professional and extracurricular skills partnered with integrity, teamwork and
leadership ability are of interest for our programmes.Selected candidates are then invited to an assessment
centre for competency-based exercises. First-round telephone interviews are
required for most full-time programmes.DeadlinesFull-time Technology: 23 November 2017Summer Internships: 23 November 2017Spring Insight programme: 4 January 2018