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Repost: Dont forget to attend PPA Speaker Series on 10/17

Please join Giuliana Benedicity as she shares her experiences and challenges that contributed to her career and leadership growth.

Giuliana Benedicty is a leading project manager at Hunter Roberts with a solid reputation for working on public housing and higher education projects in the Bronx, Harlem and Washington Heights. She is respected by colleagues and clients alike for her easy going personality and ‘all-in’ work ethic. Benedicty co-founded the Greater Place to Work for Women (GPWW) committee at Hunter Roberts when she realized that professional women would benefit from an internal network. Her insistence that a women’s initiative fosters communication and sense of community within the workplace is evidence of her qualities as a leader and role
model. Learn more by joining her talk on October 17,2019.

Peer Advisement Speaker Series-Oct 17,2019

Please join Giuliana Benedicity as she shares her experiences and challenges that contributed to her career and leadership growth.

Giuliana Benedicty is a leading project manager at Hunter Roberts with a solid reputation for working on public housing and higher education projects in the Bronx, Harlem and Washington Heights. She is respected by colleagues and clients alike for her easy going personality and ‘all-in’ work ethic. Benedicty co-founded the Greater Place to Work for Women (GPWW) committee at Hunter Roberts when she realized that professional women would benefit from an internal network. Her insistence that a women’s initiative fosters communication and sense of community within the workplace is evidence of her qualities as a leader and role
model. Learn more by joining her talk on October 17,2019.

Check out all these Job opportunities,Internships,Scholarships,Learning Events by CUNY,apply asap!

Hi Everyone,

Don’t forget, the CUNY Career Innovation Summit is on 11/22/2019. This event will be an opportunity for CUNY students and recent alumni to hear from a variety of New York City businesses and network with professionals from fields including technology, sustainability, real estate, media, and more.  Please take 1-minute to complete this early interest form so you can be the first to hear when our event page goes live in the next few weeks!

Last call for students and recent graduates! We want to hear about your summer work experience and would appreciate if you could complete this 3-minute survey so we can better understand how we can support your career goals.

See below for career opportunities, including new job and internships. Thanks for helping get the word out to your networks about these opportunities.

Jobs
New- CBRE Part Time Energy Management Position: CBRE, a world leader in commercial real estate and facilities management, is looking for a qualified part time person to join the Energy Management team. The role will involve working with and resolving day-to-day facilities engineering issues, including revision of standard operating procedure documents, reporting of energy usage, development of asset registries, and performing project related research. Possible career opportunity for the right candidate. Candidate should have:

  • Some interest in Management of Commercial (vs Residential) Building Systems and Operations, including three main areas:
    • Engineering- Building Operation and Critical Systems
    • Energy Management
    • Project Management
  • Good communication and writing (spelling and grammar a must)
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel (ability to format a Word doc and create graphs from tables, etc.)
  • Internet research
  • Independent/Self Starter (ability to take direction, break large tasks into smaller ones, ask relevant questions about assignments)

Interested candidates should submit resume to Kathryn.Lyon@cuny.edu by Thursday, October 3.


Additional Opportunities at NielsenNielsen, a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide, is looking for candidates for full time and internship opportunities.  See the open positions and links to apply below:


Technical Digital Marketer at ViaHero: ViaHero helps connect travelers to local travel planners- Heroes- so they can create a lasting and memorable experience.  The company is currently looking for a Technical Digital Marketer to join their team.  The ideal candidate will have 2 years of data-driven analytics and technical integrations experience as well as a prove record of optimizing marketing campaigns.  Read more about the opportunity and submit and application here.


Junior IT Engineer at BrandwatchBrandwatch is searching for a new Junior IT Engineer that will be tasked with supporting the internal technical needs of every Brandwatch employee within their NYC office while assisting the rest of the IT team with supporting other employees worldwide. This is a hands-on role and the selected candidate is expected to plug in cables, lift heavy items at times and occasionally use tools. Brandwatch staff will rely on the technical solutions created by the Junior IT Engineer. Moreover, the Junior IT Engineer is expected to deploy and support those solutions and deliver reliable services to the company’s customers. Interested candidates can apply here


Android Developer at goTennagoTenna is looking to hire an Android Developer with 1-2 years of experience and a degree in Computer Science (BSc/MSc). The chosen candidate will contribute to the design, build, testing, optimization, and maintenance of the goTenna Android mobile apps and goTenna Android SDK. Other responsibilities include collaborating with the firmware and full-stack team, supporting the QA team as well as assisting the product management teams todefine, implement and develop new features with the user in mind. Interested candidates can apply here.


Research Assistant at the Federal Reserve for Spring and Summer 2020: The Board of Governors and the 12 Federal Reserve Banks throughout the country are currently recruiting upcoming graduates to fill a number of Research Assistant positions that will become available in spring and summer 2020. The positions are full-time, salaried, and offer full benefits, including tuition assistance. Research Assistants work closely with economists at the top of their fields on a variety of research questions and real-world policy issues while developing a toolkit beneficial for graduate study and future career paths. Research Assistants typically work for two to three years, before going on to competitive graduate programs or pursuing other careers.

Learn more about the opportunity and submit your application here.


Opportunities at HHMHHM, a hospitality company, is recruiting for A LOT of roles in their hotels in NYC and Westchester.  There are currently 50+ openings in the New York metro area. Check them out and apply here.


Opportunities at TMI Trading: TMI Trading’s mission is to connect and inspire people through their tasty and innovative Asian foods.  TMI Trading is looking to fill the following roles:

If you are interested in applying, email your resume to Lisa Yu (lisa@tmitrading.com) and list the position in the subject line.


TripAdvisor Entry Level Full Stack Engineer: The TripAdvisor Engineering team is looking for passionate, talented, and resourceful computer science graduates (between December 2019 and August 2020) to join them in their New York City office. TripAdvisor moves quickly and they’re seeking individuals who will thrive in their challenging environment. As a full stack engineer you should be just as comfortable creating new pages as you are working on the back-end.  Learn more about the opportunities and submit your application here. 


Platform Facilitator with Forest Solutions at MoMAForrest Solutions is seeking creative individuals to work onsite at The Department of Education at The Museum of Modern Art. The ideal candidate will have a commitment to inclusion, equity, and diversity as they act as facilitators for the Platform, a new experimental learning space for all visitors ages 10 and up located at the center of the Museum. At the Platform, visitors can explore the art and ideas of our time through art-making experiences, workshops and conversations. Facilitators will be a first point of contact to welcome visitors and support their engagement with self-guided activities, resources, artist installations, scheduled workshops, and other programming during open hours.

Visit here to learn more and to submit an application.


Opportunities at Girls Who Code: Girls Who Code is on a mission to close the gender gap in technology and to change the image of what a programmer looks like and does. They are hiring for a number of non-tech roles in NYC and Internationally to help build and manage their network of partners and operate their training program that prepares high school girls for future careers in software engineering. Apply here for jobs like Partner Engagement Manager, Manager of Community Partnerships and Outreach, or Program Operations Associate for Events.


Full Time and Summer Internship Opportunities at HSBC: The application for all HSBC opportunities in the US is now live!  There are opportunities for current students and graduates in various departments, including Global Banking and Markets, Commercial Banking, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, and Global Private Banking.  Visit the below sites to learn more about the opportunities and to submit your application:


ConEdison Leadership Rotation ProgramAt Con Edison, leading the charge for a cleaner energy future starts with developing bright leaders like you. The Growth Opportunity for Leadership Development (GOLD) Program is a comprehensive 18-month rotation program designed for students that completed their bachelor’s degree within the last 2 years to develop and accelerate the next generation of Con Edison leaders committed to our cultural priorities of safety, operational excellence, and +1 customer experiences.

Learn more about the opportunity and submit and application here.

Internships
New- Summer 2020 Internship Opportunities at Estee Lauder: Estee Lauder, a leader in skincare, makeup, and fragrance products, is currently recruiting for Summer 2020 interns.  Applications are open until November 15th.  To be eligible, students must be rising seniors by Fall 2020.  There are internship opportunities in: Creative, Marketing, Communications, Information Technology, Human Resources, Research & Development, Finance, Supply Chain, and Online.  Students are encouraged to visit the Estee Lauder student internships page to learn more information.  Students interested in learning more and/or submitting an application can do so here.

You can read more about student opportunities in this flyer.


New- Communications Internship at NYC Dept of Health and Mental Hygiene: The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Bureau of Communications is hiring an editorial assistant college aide. Juniors and seniors in bachelor’s degree programs are eligible to apply.  This is a great opportunity for students with majors in English, journalism, political science as well as students with front-end web app development or database production experience.  Interested students can learn more about the opportunity and apply here.


New- Engineering Internship at Aramark Engineering and Asset SolutionsThe CUNY Institute for Urban Systems- Building Performance Lab is currently recruiting interns to work for Aramark Engineering and Asset Solutions. The ideal candidate will be entering their junior or senior year in pursuit of a 4-year engineering degree and have a Cumulative GPA above 2.7.  Learn more about the opportunity and submit an application here.  The application deadline is Monday October 7th at 5pm.


New- Adult Protective Services (APS), Helpdesk Specialist InternshipThe Human Resources Administration-Adult Protective Services IT Department is in search of a student to serve as a Help Desk Specialist for applications used by APS. Job duties include: Answering inbound communications (phone/email), troubleshooting user problems, document known system issues, etc. You can learn more about the opportunity here.

All interested candidates can reach out to Assistant IT Director for APS, Zaid Al-Mashhadini (almashhadaniz@hra.nyc.gov)


Spring 2020 Internships at Situation: Situation, a digital marketing agency, is recruiting for spring interns in Media & Search, Creative Strategy, Client Services, and Audience Analytics. Candidates can apply directly through their website here.


Summer 2020 Internships at 4A’s: 4A’s, a trade association in the advertising industry, is recruiting for its Multicultural Advertising Internship Program (MAIP) for summer 2020. Learn more and apply here.


AKRF IT Help Desk Technician InternsAKRF, an environmental planning and engineering firm, is growing and in search of the right people to add to its IT Help Desk team. The candidate should be proficient in basic computer and network troubleshooting, be willing to learn, and be available to work during AKRF’s core working hours—Monday through Friday from either 8:30AM-12:30PM or 12:30-4:30PM. This is an internship position that requires the candidate to be enrolled at least part-time (six credits) in any Bachelor’s degree program pertaining to Information Technology.

The candidate must be able to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to, lifting heavy equipment (up to 50 lbs. unassisted), bending, standing, and/or climbing ladders. Interested candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter and resume (PDF or Doc.x attachments only) with the office location (New York) and position tile in the subject line to IT@akrf.com


STEM Mentors at New York Academy of Sciences:The New York Academy of Sciences is currently recruiting mentors for their Afterschool STEM Mentoring Program. ASMP mentors are diverse STEM undergrads, grad students, postdocs, and professionals who are placed at a school or community sites to teach once a week between October and December. There is particularly a need mentors from under-served areas in Brooklyn and Queens.

If you are interested in inspiring a lifelong passion for STEM in elementary or middle school students, please apply today and share with your network! Applications are due September 20. Mentors who complete the fall session receive a stipend, travel reimbursement, and complimentary 1-year membership to the Academy.


Bloomberg China Internships: Bloomberg China is excited to announce summer 2020 intern applications are now open.  Interns will work from the end of June through August 2020 and applicants should be available for the entire time frame.  Current open opportunities include:

See the events section at the bottom of this email to sign-up for an upcoming information sessions.


Volcker Alliance Essay Contest and Internship: The Paul A. Volcker Alliance aims to raise student awareness about the opportunities that come with a career in public service, including mission, impact, job security and pathways for career advancement.  This month, the Alliance is launching an essay contest to better understand what motivates students to opt for a career in government.  Prizes in the essay contest include a $5,000 cash prize, paid internship, and more.  Learn more about the competition and submit your application here by 11/3.

There will also be in-person information sessions to learn more about the competition.  Info sessions will be at BMCC on 9/26 and Lehman College on 10/4.   Follow this link to sign-up for an info session.


Kasisto AI Trainer Intern: Kasisto is searching for a new intern to contribute to their AI training and data annotation processes to meet increasing customer demands to their AI conversational interface services. The job of the AI trainer is to make sure data is evaluated and properly annotated to help Kasisto’s artificial intelligence ‘brain’ learn and ultimately improve its performance.  Visit here to learn more and submit an application.


Associate Product Managers at Schmidt Futures: Schmidt Futures, a venture firm for public benefit, is now accepting applications from graduating seniors or recent college graduates for their fall 2020 cohort of Associate Product Managers (APMs). APMs are an entrepreneurial group of technologists who are motivated to change the world. The program brings together talented young leaders with technical training in computer science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence, fields that are central to solving the world’s most pressing problems.  Check out this flyer to learn more about the opportunity.

Visit here to submit your application, the deadline is October 1st.


Apply Now for WiTNY’s Paid Winter Internships:  Women in Technology and Entrepreneurship in New York (WiTNY) just opened their application for Winternships- a paid, 3-week internship during the January academic recess.  To be eligible, students must be first or second year women at CUNY who are interested in pursuing careers in tech.  Learn more about the opportunity hereand submit your application here by 10/11/2019.


Ponce Bank Human Resources Intern (Full Time or Part Time): Ponce Bank is looking for a human resource intern to provide administrative support for the bank’s Human Resources team.  See this document for more details on the role and how to apply.  This position is located in the Bronx and applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.


Ponce Bank Facilities Intern (Full Time or Part Time): Ponce Bank is looking for a facilities intern to assist with all facilities related functions including mail-room duties, supply inventory and delivery, facilities inspections, adherence to safety standards and all other ancillary duties. Intern must have a valid driver’s license.  See this document for more details on the role and how to apply.  This position is located in the Bronx and applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.


Strategic Partnerships Intern at NYC EDCThe New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) is looking for interns to join their Strategic Partnerships team and support their work of helping businesses stay, expand, or relocate to New York City.  The intern will prepare internal and external-facing content, support cross-departmental work and assist in events as needed. This position is ideal for a college or graduate student who is highly motivated by converting ideas and content into high-impact materials and partnerships.  Learn more about the opportunity and submit an application here.


Madison Square Garden Spring 2020 Student Associates:  Madison Square Garden (MSG) is currently recruiting student associates for Spring 2020.   There are opportunities in multiple departments including: communications/PR, accounting, marketing, technology, and more.  To be eligible for the opportunity, students must:

  • 3.2 GPA or above
  • Available to work a minimum of 21 hours/week
  • Enrolled in school for Fall 2019
  • Ideally juniors or seniors, but open to sophomores as well

Visit here to learn more and to submit your application. The deadline is 10/1/2019


Bank of America Summer 2020 Internships: Bank of America’s 2020 Summer Internship application is now live!  The bank is recruiting for interns in Global Banking & Markets, Consumer Banking, Private Banking, Global Technology & Operations as well as all support functions (HR, Audit, Risk, etc.).  Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so don’t hesitate to apply.  See this flyer to learn more about the positions and see the steps to apply.


JP Morgan Chase Software Engineering Program (SEP) Internship: JP Morgan Chase’s Software Engineer Summer Intern Program is a 10-week internship that will provide you the opportunity to learn about their technology business, hone your professional skills, and start your career.  Interns work on projects to deliver real solutions for their businesses and clients, building great customer experiences for digital users, or transforming cloud technologies. No matter if you’re working on payment solutions or trading algorithms around the world, you’ll see tangible results from your work.  Successful completion of the internship has the potential to lead to a full-time offer in JPMC’s Software Engineer Program.

Program Requirements:

  • CUNY students with expected graduation dates in Winter 2020 or Spring 2021 and minimum GPA of 3.2.
  • Must be majoring in Computer Science or a STEM related field
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills, exposure to data analysis, familiarity with programming languages and excellent communication skills.
  • Must have a clear passion for working in technology, highly motivated, intellectually curious, collaborative and open to new challenges.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply here.

Experiential Learning
PepUP Tech Virtual Salesforce Training: PepUp Tech is partnering with CUNY to provide students and recent alumni with a FREE 10 week virtual training on the Salesforce Platform. Salesforce is one of the most in-demand skills in the economy and demand keeps growing. Participants will join virtual sessions starting in October to learn from industry experts about app development, mobile technologies, data management and security, database administration, process automation, and career opportunities!

Students interested in participating in PepUp Tech’s Virtual Academy should complete this short interest form.  After you submit the form, you will receive a link to complete the official application.  Please note the application deadline is 9/27/2019.


Apply Now to Become a Diverse Influencer Fellow: The application is now live for Diverse Influencers Fellowship.  Last year, Fellows received advice from over 40 professionals in business/tech roles and through workshops and networking opportunities, 60% of Fellows successfully landed internships!  in order to be considered for the program, students must be a freshmen or sophomore enrolled at a CUNY college and be interested in pursuing a career in a business or tech related filed (all majors are accepted)..  Visit here to learn more about the program and to submit an application.  The application deadline is 9/27.

Events
CUNY Finance Careers Unplugged: We are excited to share that our first CUNY Finance Careers Unplugged event of the school year will be on October 15th at Morgan Stanley’s offices in midtown Manhattan. Join us for a panel discussion and meet professionals from Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase, Nomura Securities, GCA Advisors and KraneShares to learn about what it takes to build careers in finance.  You can learn more about the event and RSVP here using code: CUNY2019.  Space is limited and we encourage you to join the wait-list so you can learn when a seat becomes available.


NYC BigApps Blockchain Demo Day: October 3rd is the BigApps Blockchain Awards Ceremony.  Join blockchain startups, developers, investors, industry experts, and government stakeholders at the forefront of blockchain in the public sector for an exclusive event to celebrate the winners for the BigApps Blockchain Challenge. RSVP using this link.


Bloomberg APAC Recruiting Info Sessions: Bloomberg, a global information and technology company, is currently recruiting for their Asia Pacific (APAC) Team.  Learn more about the opportunities at an upcoming information session.  See below for more information about the upcoming sessions, including links to sign-up:

Visit Bloomberg’s Career Site to learn more about job openings for APAC.

Latinos in Sustainability event – A Discussion on Solar Energy on 09/18/19

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Latinos in Sustainability – A Discussion on Solar Energy – Wednesday, September 18
Join the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, NYC Professional Chapter (SHPE-NYC) at our next Latinos in Sustainability event: Solar Projects in NYC and Puerto Rico

Guest Speaker

Dr. Jorge E. Gonzalez
Dept of Mechanical Engineering
Grove School of Engineering
The City College of New York

In his talk, Prof. González will share his expertise in challenges, opportunities, and emerging trends in low carbon energy technologies for buildings including; solar photovoltaic for electricity, solar thermal energy systems, phase change materials for thermal storage, and combined heat and power systems. Case studies in New York City, the Caribbean, and California will be used to illustrate the deployment of these technologies as well as the market opportunities.

Reception to follow. Food and drink will be provided. Please RSVP in advance.

Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: TOTO USA
RSVP: LINK

Send us an email to info@shpe-nyc.org for any questions regarding SHPE NYC programs.

For more upcoming events, visit http://shpe-nyc.org/

Pathway to Federal Careers Webinar Series

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The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (the Initiative), in collaboration with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), will be facilitating online workshops aimed at Hispanic students to provide information on careers in public service. Throughout National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Initiative and OPM will be hosting a series of webinars for current students and recent graduates on the Pathways Programs, Navigating USAJOBS, and Writing a Federal Résumé. If you have questions on how to apply for a federal job or are curious about working in the federal government, this webinar series is for you! Starting Tuesday, Sept. 17, this weekly webinar series will be held at 3 p.m. ET (noon PT). Sign up for each session at the links below.
  • The Pathways Programs for Students and Recent Graduates: The Pathways Programs are the only programs for students and recent graduates that can provide opportunities for permanent federal employment. Participants will learn about internships, recent graduates, and Presidential Management Fellowship Programs. 
    • Date: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 
    • Time: 3 p.m. ET 
    • Duration: 60 minutes 
    • Registration
  • Navigating USAJOBS: This program provides insight into the main online federal jobs portal, USAJOBS.gov. You’ll learn how to search for federal jobs, maximize your search results, apply for federal jobs, and manage a USAJOBS account.
    • Date: Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019 
    • Time: 3 p.m. ET 
    • Duration: 60 Minutes 
    • Registration
  • Writing a Federal Résumé: Did you know the key to a successful job search is a well written résumé tailored to a particular job? This session dives into unique aspects of the federal Job Opportunity Announcement (i.e., the job posting), how to tailor a federal résumé, required information for a federal résumé, and the federal hiring process.
    • Date: Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019 
    • Time: 3 p.m. ET 
    • Duration: 60 minutes 
    • Registration

Visit website for more information.

Two day workshop on Artificial Intelligence by NYC-AI on October 26 and 27 at NYU

Free two day workshop on Artificial Intelligence held by NYC-AI on October 26 and 27 at NYU. The workshop is for undergraduate students from underrepresented groups with little or no experience in computers. It is a great opportunity for students to learn about programming in the fields of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

Click here to sign up for free!