Major: Computer and Information Technology
Where did you work this summer?
JPMorgan Chase in Chicago
What was your role?
Application Development Summer Analyst
What were your duties?
I collaborated with an agile application development team by participating in code reviews and iteration planning. I also completed an error report for an extensive data analysis project working with a major banking application
What were your objectives/goals/desired outcomes for this internship?
Gaining a better understanding of how technology is used in the financial services industry
Did you meet them?
I learned a great deal about the different technologies used in financial services, so yes
What part of your internship did you enjoy the most?
Living and working in downtown Chicago
How did you learn about the position?
What was the application process like?
Applied in the fall, submitted resume and applied online, 1 on-campus interview, and then received an offer a few weeks later
Any tips for landing an internship?
Do your research and prepare for career fairs. Don’t be afraid to tell a recruiter exactly what you are looking for and why you are interested in the positions they offer. Network!