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    Graduate Futures Programme


    First Derivative is a global leader in consulting, business services and technology. We are the home for diverse thinkers and innovators. We know that our people are vital to our success and we are proud of the diverse and vibrant team we have built across the globe. We are committed to hiring top talent, creating an environment where they can thrive, and recognizing and rewarding their dedication as they progress within the company.

    The Futures Programme presents an opportunity for technology-minded 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 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 look for:

    • An inquisitive mindset, an aptitude for problem-solving
    • Customer orientation, confidence in client interactions
    • Self-organization and a keen attention to detail
    • Ability to multitasking and prioritize 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
    • Willingness to participate in shift and weekend work e.g. 7am-4pm or 10am – 7pm

    Desirable criteria :

    • Experience with Java, C/C++ and/or UNIX
    • Experience in Production or Application Support
    • Good understanding of financial markets and products