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2021 Operations Innovation Graduate Programme

The Programme 

With innovation as our DNA, you will be part of the dynamic Schroders team to champion pioneering work here in Asia. Every year, we take on a select group of graduates and tailor development programs based on your aspirations.  
You will join our global graduates for a kick-off to the Graduate Programme in London, followed by rotations within and across functions to enhance your understanding of our business, and training opportunities to develop deep expertise in the area you have chosen to work in. We look for passionate, innovative people who strives for excellence and goes the extra mile to make an impact, are you up to the challenge?   
About the Team: 

The Operations Innovation team unit started out in 2017 with the purpose of delivering business value through the adoption of latest technology trends and development within Schroders. The team is driving new technologies such as Cloud, Machine Learning, Advance Data Analytics within Schroders. 

Role Overview: 

As a graduate trainee with the Operations Innovation team, you have the opportunity to immerse into the latest technology that the team is bringing into Schroders. Your work will comprise of experimenting with latest Cloud/Machine Learning technology, understanding the limitations, evaluate its suitability for the business use cases, implementing the business solution with the most appropriate technology stack, and providing support and user training for the developed solution. You will be assigned to work on initiatives under a time critical environment. 

What You Will Do 

  • Engage effectively with multiple stakeholders, across Technology and Business SMEs.
  • Collaborate with the team members on business process identification.
  • Analyse and solve complex business problems with speed and efficiency, develop technology solutions to these problems and manage configuration project deliverables through the automation lifecycle.
  • Support the creation of relevant documentations.
  • Liaise with other departments/entities to build and develop good working relationship with internal/external stakeholders. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Basic appreciation of Asset Management.
  • Fundamental understanding and interest in technology (e.g., Cloud, Machine Learning, RPA, Data Analytics).
  • Experience in programming (e.g., Python, Node.js, C#, R).
  • Exposure to databases (e.g., MySQL, MongoDB), Cloud (e.g., AWS, GCP, Azure).
  • Exposure to data analytics and visualization (e.g., Power BI, Tableau, Alteryx).
  • Exposure to Microsoft Power Platform.
  • Interest or knowledge on Machine Learning/AI.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Passion in wanting to do things better.
  • Willingness to learn and develop skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate critical thinking; carry out objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to inform decision making.
  • Past experiences collaborating outside the classroom are viewed favorably, e.g., volunteer work, key role in team sports, business partners, etc. 
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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    All Disciplines

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Singapore (Singapore)

  • Closing Date:8th Jan 2021, 6:00 pm


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