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Sector overview

Overview of technology in finance careers from all about careers.

What is fintech? TARGETjobs guide.

Typical job profiles

Financial Technology is an industry sector rather than a specific job role, as such there are a wide variety of careers and jobs that can be found in this sector. Some roles include:

Useful online resources

FinTech Scotland: the fintech community in Scotland, including a list of all Scottish FinTech firms

Inside Careers: the age of fintech

Scottish Fintech sector

Talent Scotland fintech careers

Working in Glasgow's Fintech community (youtube video)

CB Insights The Fintech 250: The Top Fintech Companies of 2021

FinTech Magazine

The FinTech Times

FinTech & Finance News

The Cyber Security Challenge UK

Innovate Finance

Fintech Alliance


Women are under represented in this industry and there are initiatives aimed at attracting women into the industry such as:

See also our resources for .

To keep up-to-date, try the Fintech Insider podcast

Development & emerging economies

Infinite Intelligence: source for the latest news, analysis, and business intelligence for financial services.

McKinsey & Co: Innovative development financing

Job sites & specialist recruiters