2024 Bloomberg Academy Program (Data) - Tokyo

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Posted May 27, 2024 - Requisition No. 125624

Bloomberg is a global information and technology company. We use our dynamic network of data, ideas and analysis to solve difficult problems. Our customers around the world rely on us to deliver accurate, real-time business and market information that helps them make important financial decisions.

The Bloomberg Data department is responsible for acquiring, interpreting and delivering data insights to our clients. The Data teams work collaboratively to collect, analyze, model and publish the data which is the backbone of our iconic Bloomberg Terminal - the data ultimately feeding and moving the financial markets.

Event Description: 

Bloomberg Academy (Data) in Tokyo is an outstanding 4 day personal and professional development program for high potential STEM related degrees University students who will be graduating between October 2024 and September 2026 and who are particularly interested in a career in Bloomberg Data department. During the program, you’ll also have a chance to meet and hear from our Data employees to learn about what we do here and how to apply for our graduate opportunities.

You will be exposed to a wide array of topics, people and activities. We will cover everything from Bloomberg Terminal functionality, enhance your programming and data analytics skills, and more! You will learn from some of the best in the industry and know how to apply this knowledge in a practical, fast-paced business environment.

This is an amazing opportunity to learn all about our company, our unique culture and a potential career in Data for you!

Dates: September 3 - September 6, 2024  

Venue: Bloomberg Tokyo Office

You will need to be available to join us in-person and have the right to work for the full duration to be considered. Please note travel and accommodation will not be provided. 

What’s in it for you?

  • Introduction to Bloomberg and Data Department 
  • Introduction on applying data concepts to financial markets and interactive training on the Bloomberg Terminal 
  • Technical project to enhance your programming, data management and analytical skills
  • Practical workshops on technical interview skills, including mock interviews with Bloomberg interviewers 
  • Network, job shadow, and learn about a Day in the Life from members of our Data Department 
  • Introduction to Bloomberg Philanthropies and volunteering work 
  • Access to Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC), a 10-hour self-paced course that provides a visual introduction to the financial markets: Economics, Currencies, Fixed Income and Equities — woven together from Bloomberg data, news, analytics and television 
  • Get an overview of our graduate programs and the respective application process 

Bloomberg Academy (Data) is a great way to learn more about our company and explore a potential career in Data.

You’ll need to be: 

  • Graduating between October 2024 and September 2026
  • Have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in Statistics, Computer Science, or other STEM related field 
  • Experience using technical skills such as programming, data modeling and statistical methods to solve problem
  • Ability to prioritize and adapt to tasks accordingly
  • Collaboration skills to work across departments and with global teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both English and Japanese
  • Right to work in Tokyo for the duration of the Bloomberg Academy (Data) - Tokyo

We’d love to see:  

  • Previous work, internship and/or academic experience in data analysis, financial market research and/or information technology
  • A passion and curiosity about financial and economic data with the aspiration to work in the financial/fintech services industry

Application Process: 

  • CV Screening 
  • Interview with a member of the recruitment team

Application Deadline:  

Applications must be submitted online by July 21, 2024 (Sunday) and early applications are strongly encouraged!  
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