Vantage Point Global
WHO ARE WE? Vantage Point Global is a service provider that works with prominent Financial Services and Technology institutions. We partner with our clients to create opportunities for our VPers to launch into fulfilling and rewarding careers in the industries we serve and deliver future-ready work employees to our clients. WHAT IS THE ADVANTAGE EARLY CAREERS PROGRAM? The AdVantage Early Careers Program is an 18-month career kick-starter which begins with our 4-6 week intensive Simul8 training academy before you are deployed onto Client-site where you will perform an integral role in helping them achieve their business principles. Post 18 months, you may well be given the opportunity to convert to a permanent role with the client. With 97% of our alumni successfully transitioning after 18 months. WHAT DOES OUR EARLY CAREERS ADVANTAGE PROGRAM GIVE YOU? An award-winning Learning and Development program made up of four components: Career Pathway - Working with our Clients to ensure you have the industry and technical knowledge needed to excel in your role, specifically designed for our Tech Pathway for roles such as DevOps, Software Development, Production & Application Support, Data, Cloud and many more. Personal Development - Builds confidence, self-awareness, and trust in your abilities, giving you the best tools to communicate and outperform your peers. Leadership and Career Planning - Take control of your career, mapping out your goals and aspirations and providing tools to help you achieve them. Community Engagement - Engage with local and industry communities, creating an additional level of fulfilment in your role. Direct experience as an integral part of one of our client teams, where you will make an impact from Day 1. You will be performing roles, directly on the client site, which will help them achieve their business goals and strategic priorities. Dedicated VP Line-management and Buddy Program, in addition to your client line management giving you an added line-of support which is invaluable when just starting out on your career journey. A commitment to Diversity, Equality & Inclusion, as part of our core values, our culture program gives employees a chance to benefit from and get involved in a variety of initiatives such as: Employee Resource Groups and Engagement Events based on your experiences and interests. Volunteering opportunities with our Charity partners to help advance the diversity of the Finance and Tech industry. Training and education opportunities to increase awareness and understanding of fellow employees' experiences. Opportunity to network and engage across industries and client teams across the VP Community to build your own network, gain access to knowledge and key contacts from across the Tech and Finance Industry. Good Pay and Benefits which recognize your performance and potential with opportunities for Salary increase every 6 months. WHAT IS THE ROLE? This opportunity falls within our Early Careers Technology Program Pathway, specifically aimed at school leavers, graduates or those of you with 0-2 years' work experience. You will be working with prominent Tech Solutions providers or Financial Services Technology Departments or Tech Solutions providers. Examples of roles include: Software Development Cloud Engineering Data Engineering DevOps Production & Application Support WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? Drive - Demonstrates passion and commitment to a career in Technology this could be through academic achievements such as a relevant degree or further qualification, relevant work experience or other program or initiatives you have been part of to engage in your development in this industry. Ability to think critically and creatively - Thinks freely and questions the status quo, suggesting ideas on "how it could be done better." Collaboration - Ability to work as part of a team, build relationships with and support others. Empathy & Integrity - Acts with Integrity and respect and are committed to the inclusion of all employees at our firm. An eye for detail - with experience working with Data and Analytics. Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships - Understanding client needs. Technical knowledge - an ideal candidate will have skills in either C#, Java, Python or similar, however we will ensure appropriate training is provided for you to be able to perform your role. OTHER USEFUL INFORMATION Location: London, Belfast, Warsaw. You must have the right to work in at least one of these locations. Salary: Location weighted, good salary and benefits, with the opportunity to review every 6 months. HOW TO APPLY Vantage Point are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic. We are always looking for creative and enthusiastic talent and we encourage you to apply, even if you do not meet 100% of the Qualification Criteria of this role, you may still be considered for this role or ones in the future.