BlackRock’s Tech Career Accelerator

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BlackRock’s Tech Career Accelerator

Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    *Calling all software engineers with 2-3 years of experience! *

    Flatiron School is partnering with BlackRock, a preeminent asset manager and global technology provider, to recruit its next class of Associate Software Engineers.

    Through BlackRock’s Tech Career Accelerator, selected eligible Software Engineers with at least 2+ years of production experience will be hired as BlackRock employees and participate in a 12-week training – compensation provided by BlackRock, taught by Flatiron School – focused on Java, Spring Boot, Typescript, Angular, and more. Engineers who successfully complete the training will be offered a full-time, salaried position in BlackRock’s Aladdin Engineering organization.

    This competitive training is designed to create career advancement opportunities for experienced Software Engineers.

    *Details: *

    • The 12-week training, delivered virtually by Flatiron School, is scheduled for June 20, 2022 through September 15, 2022.
    • As of the first day of the training, Engineers will be considered BlackRock employees. BlackRock will compensate Engineers $45/hour during the training.
    • The training will focus on Java as well as Spring Boot, Typescript, Angular, Database, Data Modeling, and Azure DevOps services.
    • Engineers who successfully complete the training will be offered a full-time, salaried position as an Associate Software Engineer in BlackRock’s Aladdin Engineering organization, located in New York City, Atlanta, GA, or Wilmington, DE. Total compensation will include a base salary plus an annual discretionary bonus.


    • Minimum three years of work experience. Minimum two years production experience in programming, including Java, Python, or JavaScript.
    • Based in or willing to relocate to New York City, Atlanta, GA, or Wilmington, DE. BlackRock will cover some relocation expenses.
    • Preferred knowledge of document-based databases, cloud infrastructure, and agile processes. CI/CD a plus.
    • Must have a 4-year degree.
    • Members of underrepresented groups in technology, including individuals who identify as women, underrepresented minorities, LGBTQ+, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
  • Industry
    Financial Services
  • Fun Fact
    We offer a fun, entrepreneurial culture you wouldn’t typically find at a financial services company. You can even wear jeans to work!
  • About Us

    BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, we help millions of people build savings that serve them throughout their lives by making investing easier and more affordable.