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Diversity Recruitment Event

The Perks of Being Hired

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

5:30-8 pm
University Center Ballroom

Get career advice from key panelists:
CareFirst BCBS
Teach For America
Allegis Group
Under Armour
Lockheed Martin
Medifast

 

Employers who are interested in diversifying their workforce will be on hand to discuss career opportunities with in their organizations.

Munch and mingle with employers who are interested in hiring students in your major. You will speak directly to employers in this networking-style event.

This is an event for all students.

Advance registration is required:

Students Register HERE

 

Dress professionally and bring copies of your resume.

 

For additional details, contact Diane Crump-Fogle at crump@umbc.edu, 410-455-3907 or stop by Math/Psych 212.

 

Co-hosted by The National Society of Black Engineers.

 

List of Employers Registered to Attend
Click on the icon to display company descriptions provided by each employer upon registration, and the majors they are looking to recruit.
 

Recruiting majors: Business Tech Admin; CMPE; CMSC; IS; MSSE

Accenture is a global management
consulting, technology services and
outsourcing company with approximately
260,000 people serving clients in more than
120 countries.

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Accenture, helps U.S. federal agencies build the government of the future. With 4,000 dedicated US employees, Accenture Federal Services is uniquely positioned to support federal agencies in shattering the status quo, achieving profound efficiencies and relentlessly delivering results. Accenture Federal Services is a long-time and trusted resource for the federal community. Every cabinet level agency in the United States-and 20 of the country's largest federal government agencies-have worked with Accenture Federal Services to achieve outcomes and move toward high performance. Join us and you can help our federal clients achieve what matters most, powering the services that touch the nation every day.
Recruiting majors: All Majors; CMSC; IS; MSSE; FIEC; ISD; MCS; PSYC; SOCY

Allegis Group is the largest privately held staffing company in the United States. Our team includes more than 13,000 internal employees at over 400 locations worldwide. We have over 130,000 contract employees and consultants providing services on a daily basis for more than 8,000 clients around the globe. We continue to grow, bringing our expertise to new industries in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Europe, India, the Middle East, and the Pacific Rim.

Allegis Group understands that the right individual can make all the difference in the success of your business. Finding the right person with the right skill set is critical to your company but can also be taxing on your internal resources. That's where Allegis Group can help. We have specialty divisions that are focused on finding staff to meet the unique needs of your company.

Each of our operating companies specializes in providing superior staffing and recruiting solutions to clients in a wide range of industries. Visit our Products and Services Page to learn more about each of our Operating Companies and how they can partner with your business.
Recruiting majors: All IT/Computer Majors; CMSC; IS; MATH; ECON

Since 1977, basys has helped benefit administration plans work harder, smarter and more efficiently, so that everyone benefits. basys is a leading Taft-Hartley expert and technology provider of advanced benefits administration solutions that give plan administrators and participants more control and better access to plan information.
Recruiting majors:

Recruiting majors: Business Tech Admin; CMPE; CMSC; IS

CareFirst prides itself on being a premier health care leader. We are the largest health-care insurer in the Mid-Atlantic region, employing over 5,000 associates, serving nearly 3.4 million members in the Maryland, District of Columbia, Northern Virginia, North Carolina and West Virginia area. Our branding and accreditations set us apart from our competitors; we have received 11 consecutive national Brand Excellence awards, recognizing its customer service, financial strength, membership growth and promotion of the Blue brand name.

We are always looking for top talent to join CareFirst! We have numerous full time opportunities and internships throughout the company. We are interested in students with various undergraduate and graduate degrees Our goal is to recruit and develop a talented and diverse group of high potential candidates who will serve as pipeline of future business leaders. Through hard work and dedication, associates gain broad exposure to multiple business areas and functions. We offer excellent benefits, including medical, dental and vision health care insurance coverage, 401(k) plan, Life insurance, Work Life Benefits, etc.
Recruiting majors: All Engineering Majors; All Science Majors; AFST; ASIA; ECON; FIEC; GEOG; HIST; ISD; PSYC; SOCY

The CIA is an independent agency responsible for providing national security intelligence to senior US policymakers. The Central Intelligence Agency's mission: We are the eyes and the ears of the nation and, at times, its hidden hand. We accomplish the mission by: collecting intelligence that matters; providing relevant, timely, and objective all-source analysis; conducting covert action at the direction of the President to preempt threats or achieve United States policy objectives.

Applicants must have US citizenship and the ability to successfully complete medical examinations and security procedures including a polygraph interview. Applicants must apply on website (www.cia.gov) in order to be considered for any position.
Recruiting majors: Business Tech Admin; CMPE; CMSC; IS; MSSE; MATH; ECON

Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) is an American multinational corporation that provides information technology (IT) services and professional services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, USA, CSC offers services such as:

IT and business process outsourcing like systems analysis, applications development, network operations, end-user computing and data center management, emerging services such as cloud computing and cybersecurity protection, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), Business Process as a Service (BPaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), Cyber Security Managed Services and other emerging technologies and associated service delivery model, and
a variety of other IT and professional services, including systems integration, management consulting, technology consulting and other professional services.
Recruiting majors: IS

FirstEnergy is a diversified energy company headquartered in Akron, Ohio dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. A Fortune 200 company, its 10 electric distribution companies comprise one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems. Its diverse generating fleet features non-emitting nuclear, scrubbed base load coal, natural gas, hydro, and pumped-storage hydro and other renewables, and has a total generating capacity of nearly 23,000 megawatts.

FirstEnergy’s Co-op/Intern Program provides talented students an opportunity to utilize their knowledge, skills and abilities to work on challenging assignments and contribute to our company’s success.

In this competitive and valuable program, students will gain understanding of the electric utility business and have the opportunity to explore potential career paths with FirstEnergy. Students will engage in candid self-assessments and receive supervisory feedback on their performance. They will develop career contacts and receive guidance through coaches as well as opportunities to network with other students and experience what FirstEnergy has to offer – with consideration for full-time employment after graduation.
Recruiting majors: CMSC; ENEE; IS; ENME

GE {NYSE: GE} works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

Inovalon is a healthcare technology company that combines advanced data analytics with highly targeted interventions to achieve meaningful impact in clinical outcomes and financial performance across the healthcare landscape.

Our unique achievement of value is delivered through the effective progression of Turning Data into Insight, and Insight into Action®. Proprietary datasets, sophisticated analytics, deep subject matter expertise and nationwide in-community personnel deliver a seamless, end-to-end platform of technology and operations. Driven by data, Inovalon uniquely identifies gaps in care, quality, data integrity, and financial performance – while also bringing to bear the resources to resolve them. This differentiating combination provides a powerful capability suite that drives high-value impact, improving the quality and economics for health plans, hospitals, physicians, patients, and researchers.
Recruiting majors: IS; EHS; HAPP; PSYC; SOWK

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, we are opening our doors to people from every background, welcoming their skills and ideas to maintain one of the strongest reputations in health care.

Johns Hopkins Bayview has attracted a culturally diverse, talented staff by offering unique clinical opportunities, cutting-edge research and the latest technology. You will be joining a team of the best and brightest in their fields—a team dedicated to maintaining our position among the top medical centers in the nation.

With roots established in 1773, Johns Hopkins Bayview has a long and distinguished history of service and medical excellence. Today we are one of the five member institutions of The Johns Hopkins Health System. Sited on the highest peak in Baltimore City, our spacious 130-acre campus is easily accessible from I-95 and I-895
Recruiting majors: All Majors

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Headquartered in Bethesda, MD, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 116,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.
Recruiting majors:

Medifast, Inc., is a public company (NYSE: MED) striving to live up to our vision to create hope, health, and happiness for millions of Americans through clinically proven weight-management products, programs, and support. We produce, distribute, sell, and support physician-recommended weight-management meal replacements and dietary supplements through multiple channels. We serve our clients through Take Shape For Life, our direct-to-consumer network of health coaches; through Medifast Direct, our direct web-based sales channel; through Medifast Weight Control Centers, our “brick-and-mortar” centers; and through our Medical Providers network of physicians and medical professionals who provide Medifast programs to their patients. Throughout the first decade of the new century, Medifast has been among the fastest growing public companies in the country.

Medifast offers competitive compensation as well as a benefits package which includes medical/dental/vision, generous “Paid Time Off” plan, 401k with match, free Medifast product.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

We are an accredited full-service police department serving those who live, work, or visit Montgomery County Maryland.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

Recruiting majors: All IT/Computer Majors; CMPE; CMSC; ENEE; IS; ENME; MSSE; MATH; PHYS; AFST; ASIA; FIEC; POLI

The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) leads the U.S. Government in cryptology that encompasses both Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) and Information Assurance (IA) products and services, and enables Computer Network Operations (CNO) in order to gain a decision advantage for the Nation and our allies under all circumstances.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

Nationwide has come a long way since we first started doing business in 1926. As we’ve grown from an automobile insurance company to one of the world’s largest diversified financial services organizations, we’ve focused on one thing: providing the best possible service to our customers.

Our On Your Sidepromise is our pledge to constantly serve the best interests of our many stakeholders. And Nationwide associates are united in their passion to provide On Your Side service every day.

We succeed by creating new and innovative ways to help consumers achieve their financial goals. In addition, our focus on financial discipline enables us to grow profitably and allows us to expand our ability to serve more and more people.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Recruiting majors: All Majors

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) is one of the nation’s largest diversified financial services organizations with assets of $301 billion. PNC, operating primarily in 19 states and the District of Columbia, provides retail and business banking; residential mortgage banking; specialized services for corporations and government entities, including corporate banking, real estate finance and asset-based lending; wealth management and asset management.
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Priceline's success as one of the biggest players in online travel is all thanks to our incredible global team of employees. We’re a diverse group of creative, self-motivated individuals with a passion for making travel easier, more affordable and more rewarding for our customers.
Our culture feeds on collaboration. Individuals work in small, multi-disciplinary teams where we encourage experimentation, communication and teamwork. Every employee must be strong in his or her area of expertise, but willing to learn new skills and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Priceline is headquartered in the pristine suburb of Nowalk, CT. We also have a smaller remote office in Manhattan that primarily handles our mobile development and product design work.
Recruiting majors: CMPE; CMSC; ENGM; IS; MSSE; MATH; PHYS

STScI empowers the astronomy community to produce new scientific discoveries and brings the benefits of this research to the public. We make the best astronomical facilities productive for the largest number of scientists, and we promote new missions with the greatest potential for unlocking the secrets of the universe.

We have a first rank astronomy research staff, which itself is engaged in forefront astronomical research, a first rank technical staff to develop and maintain the innovative systems essential to the missions, a first rank outreach staff to engage the public in the forefront intellectual questions of our time, and a first rank administrative staff to support the Institute and the community.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

Founded in 1937, Baltimore-based T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (www.troweprice.com) is a global investment management organization. The organization provides a broad array of mutual funds, subadvisory services, and separate account management for individual and institutional investors, retirement plans, and financial intermediaries. The company also offers sophisticated investment planning and guidance tools. T. Rowe Price's disciplined, risk-aware investment approach focuses on diversification, style consistency, and fundamental research.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

At Target, we have a vision: to become the best – the best culture and brand, the best place for growth and the company with the best reputation. It takes the best to become the best, and we are committed to building a team that does the right thing for our guests, shareholders, team members and communities.
Target Corporation serves guests at more than 1,700 stores throughout the U.S. and at Target.com. Target will open over 100 locations in all 10 provinces across Canada in 2013. The company is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota with additional headquarters locations in the U.S. in Arizona, New York, South Dakota and Utah; in Bangalore, India; and in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $4 million a week.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

Teach For America is growing the movement of leaders who work to ensure that kids growing up in poverty get an excellent education.
Recruiting majors: BIOL; MEES; ECON; ENGL; GEOG; MCS; POLI; PUBL

The GLOBE program is designed to attract individuals from a variety of socio-cultural experiences, and the program will match qualified and enthusiastic college students and recent graduates with internships suited to their areas of study. Our goal is for each intern to have a high- quality experience, a committed mentor, and a relevant project that provides them with additional skills and training. Interns begin the program with an orientation retreat in which Conservancy leaders and students gather and share educational, professional, and career experiences.
Recruiting majors: All Majors; SOWK; AGNG

Urban Teacher Center prepares highly effective teachers who will significantly accelerate student achievement in the nation's highest-need schools. We accomplish this by recruiting outstanding candidates, equipping them with state of the art training, and linking their certification to their students' performance outcomes. Founded in 2009, Urban Teacher Center is a new organization on the cutting edge of urban school reform by virtue of its link between teacher effectiveness and certification eligibility. UTC has offices in Baltimore and in Washington, DC. Additional regions will join UTC in the next year. For more information, visit the UTC website at www.urbanteachercenter.org
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