Software Engineer - 2021 Level 4 Apprenticeship at Bloomberg

Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Higher Level (Level 4/5/6/7)
30th September 2021
Role May Involve:
Digital Media & IT

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Software Engineer - 2021 Level 4 Apprenticeship

Bloomberg's global community of engineers take on some of the world’s most interesting and important technical challenges. We develop impactful solutions to complex, real-world problems. With new systems being rolled out daily, we make an immediate impact on global markets and we look for the best software engineers to build them. This is no different for our Apprentices.

Our Level 4 Apprenticeship Program is a two-year Software Engineering work placement for talented school leavers and career switchers who are passionate about technology, looking to pursue a Foundation degree and eager to learn in our fast-paced environment.

Gain invaluable work experience at Bloomberg and earn a salary whilst studying part time at Ada National College for Digital Skills, England’s first new Further Education College since 1993.

You will collaborate with your team and be trusted to take ownership of your projects under the guidance of full time Software Engineers. Our training will educate you on the ins and outs of our technology stack and you will learn how to be a successful software engineer. Mentors will support you with your day-to-day project work as you put into practice what you learn at University.

In addition you will participate in coding challenges, attend tech talks, volunteer and network with other apprentices, interns and placement students across the business.

You'll need to have:

  • A background in STEM subjects
  • A minimum B Grade in GCSE Mathematics
  • Three A-Levels with grades BBB and above (grades 5-9), or 31 International Baccalaureate points and above, or BTEC DDD
  • Not studied Computer Science or a related subject at Degree or Masters level
  • Good communication and teamworking skills
  • Good problem solving skills

Kick-start your career at Bloomberg and learn about technology and finance. Complete the program successfully and achieve a Level 4 standard and Foundation Degree in Digital Innovation which is validated by the Open University, plus you'll get the potential opportunity of a full time position at Bloomberg.

Bringing clarity to a complex world is our purpose. Come find yours.

We are deeply proud of our diverse and open culture, and value diversity of thought and perspective in every form. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other classification protected by applicable law. Disruptive innovation and breakthrough performance only happen when we are able to channel the diverse ideas and experiences of our employees to solve the needs of our clients.

Bloomberg is a disability inclusive employer. Please let us know if you require any adjustments to be made for the recruitment process by emailing

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