Terminal Coding Competition @ UIUC (Citadel Recruiting Opportunity)

Programming meets e-Sports in Terminal, this year's biggest and most exciting coding competition.

Terminal is an online game where players compete by writing algorithms that automate gameplay. Players face off in live e-sports tournaments for $100k+ in cash prizes and exclusive job opportunities.

The Terminal Coding Competition is hosted by IEEE at UIUC in partnership with Correlation One, and will now be sponsored by Citadel LLC and Citadel Securities! Apply below for the opportunity to compete and to be considered for internship and full time opportunities with Citadel!

Apply Now!

When: Saturday October 13th 11am

Where: ECE Building 3002

Coffee Chat with CapitalOne!

Capital One Technology Development Program, Technology Internship Program, and Software Engineering Summit will be hosting coffee chats for any interested applicants. Join a Capital One associate for a casual, 30-minute conversation over coffee, during which you can learn more about working in technology at Capital One, have your resume reviewed, and discuss application and interview tips. Please sign up for a time slot, and be sure to bring your resume with you to your coffee chat! Note: they cannot currently consider applicants for our roles who will require sponsorship for employment authorization.

Sign up here!

Kleiner Perkins Fellows Program

Kleiner Perkins (www.kleinerperkins.com), a world-leading venture capital firm located in Silicon Valley, just announced that they are now accepting applications for the 2019 KP Engineering Fellows Program.

The KP Fellows Program is a unique, career-defining opportunity for technical students who are interested in pursuing high technology, entrepreneurship, design and startups. With a portfolio of some of the fastest growing startups companies in Silicon Valley, the program matches students to companies like Uber, Robinhood, Airbnb, Pinterest, and Slack for summer work experiences. Additionally, this small cohort of Fellows will gain exclusive access to events and programming with the partners at Kleiner Perkins, CEO’s and executives across a variety of our portfolio companies, and other talented KP Fellows. Plus a lot of other fun events as well!

Here’s a quick 90 second video:

Applications for the 2019 KP Engineering Fellows Program are open now and close September 30th, 2018. Apply here. Refer here for FAQ's or reach out to fellows@kleinerperkins.com

Bain & Company Recruiting at Illinois

If you are interested in applying to a management consulting firm, such as Bain & Company, several case interviews will be required. 

Bain is offering the chance for many of you to participate in Bain case chains. This includes the opportunity to practice three Bain-style cases, including one with a current employee of Bain & Company. There are limited spots available, so they are requiring a short survey to choose the final group. 

What: Bain case chains

Who: Any UIUC student graduating in December 2019 or May 2020 (all other applicants are not eligible to participate)

When: Apply by 11:59PM September 14th. Participants will be notified by September 21st. Three practice case interviews will be scheduled during the weeks ofSeptember 24, October 1, and October 8.

How to apply: Fill out the quick survey using this survey link.

 

Bain’s Fall Presentation:

What: University of Illinois Fall Presentation 2018

Who: Any UIUC student

When: September 13th, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Where: David Kinley Hall, Room 114

How to register: Please register here.

 

If you’d like more information about the Associate Consultant Intern recruiting process or upcoming Bain events at the University of Illinois, please visit the Bain @ Illinois website or contact Jacob Keal (Jacob.Keal@Bain.com) with specific questions.

Opportunities at PEAK6

What does it mean to think differently?

It means there isn’t just one way to solve a problem. It means that we’re not interested in the status quo - let’s take the way things have always been done and throw it out the window. It means to collaborate and innovate, and in turn, we give you the tools to make the impossible, possible.

Sound like you? Then a career as a Software Engineer at PEAK6 Capital Management could be the perfect fit.

An investment firm for a career in technology? At PEAK6, sophisticated technology is at the core of what they do. Their technology teams solve complex challenges to keep us competitive and fuel our success. To meet those challenges, they need crazy-talented software engineers with a love for collaborating, executing and solving complex technology problems.

They offer incredible opportunities for smart, motivated developers to tackle real challenges that will directly impact our business. They are currently accepting applications for our full-time roles and they will be interviewing on campus at University of Illinois on September 28, 2018 so please apply soon!

Rolls-Royce at the Illinois Engineering Career Fair

Rolls-Royce (www.rolls-royce.com) will be at next week’s Engineering Career Fair and is particularly interested in meeting SWE members.  The company is recruiting candidates for its engineering co-op program, summer internships for next year, and a limited number of Spring 2019 graduates for full-time placement and its graduate development programs.  Specific instructions for applying for these positions will be provided at the career fair, and additionally resumes may be emailed to IllinoisRecruit@rolls-royce.com

Rolls-Royce pioneers cutting-edge technologies that deliver the cleanest, safest and most competitive solutions to meet our planet’s vital power needs.  Stop by and find out how you can join this exciting work!

Upcoming Deloitte Consulting Events

Deloitte offers unparalleled opportunities—such as high-impact client engagements, professional development programs, and a supportive network of mentors and peers.

Read on for more information about the Consulting positions they are recruiting for and a schedule of events this Fall.  Check out our recruiting tips from Deloitte professionals.

Consulting Positions Overview

Technology (Tech)

Passionate about technology? Energized by business transformation? The Deloitte Technology practice is looking for candidates with outstanding leadership experience, strong academic performance, and excellent communication skills.  Analysts and Summer Scholar Interns collaborate with clients’ business and IT organizations to deliver business-led, technology-enabled solutions that help enterprises adapt to their unique challenges and opportunities.

Positions on Handshake: Analyst & Summer Scholar Intern

Application Deadline on Handshake: Tuesday, Sept. 18th, 11:59 pm

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree (with less than 2 years of experience)

o    3.5 cumulative GPA

 

Human Capital (HC)

When companies undergo significant organizational changes, they need a trusted advisor to help them drive decisions and navigate challenges. From talent strategy to organizational design to change management, Deloitte consultants look beyond the traditional boundaries within an organization to discover untapped sources of value. They provide guidance to organizations undergoing large-scale transformations; whether they are implementing new technology, about to embark on a merger, or simply changing the way they work. As a dynamic, strategic thinker who understands the big picture, you will work directly with our clients to help align talent and organizational strategies with broader business objectives.

Positions on Handshake: Summer Scholar Intern and Actuarial Summer Scholar Intern

Application Deadline on Handshake: Tuesday, Sept. 18th, 11:59 pm and Friday, Sept. 21st, 11:59 pm for Actuarial

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree (with less than 2 years of experience)

o    3.5 cumulative GPA

* Students should only apply to ONE Deloitte Job Posting

 

 Upcoming Events

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 Resume Drop

Resume Drop

 Interview Dates

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Venture Capital Association Applications Now Open!

 

Venture Capital Association applications are now open on vcaillinois.org, and information night is Thursday, August 30 at 6pm at Transportation 103. 

Venture Capital Association is an undergraduate and graduate student organization that provides advisory services to venture capital firms. 

Their purpose is to provide students interested in venture capital with exposure to the industry through real-world experience. VCA analysts are trained on how to think like an investor, perform analysis, and produce high-quality deliverables through weekly meetings, events with other organizations in the entrepreneurial ecosystem, guest speakers, case competitions, and more.

Each semester they staff projects that allow you to work directly with venture capital firms across the US. 

VCA's Network & Career Development

100% Sophomore Internship Placement

100% Junior Internship Placement

100% Full-Time Internship Placement

Alumni work for companies including BCG, Bain, Google, Facebook, Uptake, and more! 

Applications close on Tuesday, September 4 at 5pm. 

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Any questions can be directed to vcaillinois@gmail.com.