Welcome to the Technology & Innovation Community!
This community is your hub to explore the field of technology and innovation. On this page, you will learn about the industry through events, online tools and curated news updates, and gain access to networking, internship and job opportunities to advance your career. We look forward to helping you make informed academic and professional decisions and find meaningful ways to connect with the Technology & Innovation Community at Brandeis International Business School and beyond.
From Our Community Experts
Whether you’re interested in working for an early-stage startup, a tech giant like Google or a technology consulting firm, there are many different career paths for students interested in this sector. Along with your coursework and Career Coach, Vault’s career and job guides in areas such as Information Technology, Internet and Social Media, Computer Software and Technology Consulting are excellent resources to help narrow down your search. Below is a sample of organizations who have recently hired International Business School students for positions in technology and innovation. The most common job titles were business analyst, data analyst and quantitative analyst.
As you start building your own company target list, be sure to research corresponding recruiting timelines. Large tech companies and consulting firms start recruiting in late summer and early fall, while smaller companies focus on winter and spring recruiting efforts. During the interview process for analyst positions, you can expect a mix of behavioral and technical questions. CSE Resources for interview practice include: Weekly Case Practice with Geri Brehm, CQ Interactive and BigInterview. We also encourage you to take advantage of the many Technology & Innovation-related opportunities around campus, including events, career fairs, hackathons and entrepreneurship funding programs.
Looking for more ways to get involved with the Brandeis Technology & Innovation community? Check out the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Lab and Brandeis Innovation to access events, funding, mentorship and more.