Fordham Career Services Blog

Friday, October 31, 2014

Full Time Opportunity: T3


T3 Trading Group is hiring for a Full-Time Entry Level Trader!

T3 Trading Group, LLC (T3) is a Registered SEC Broker-Dealer & Member of the NASDAQ OMX PHLX Exchange. Our proprietary traders focus on intraday momentum, swing, and technical trading of US equity markets. T3, based in downtown New York City, specializes in the development of both new and experienced traders from around the United States. Founded by market veterans, T3 has established itself as a leader in the proprietary trading industry by creating the optimal environment for successful trading, boasting some of the most successful and talented traders in the industry.

T3 is dedicated to enhancing the talents of its traders, implementing a multi-strategy focus in order to increase returns while balancing risk/reward parameters. Through well-developed relationships, T3 offers a robust trading platform via its state of the art infrastructure to better execute trades that augment the performance of its strategies. While focusing on the trading of equities, T3 traders also trade options, which are used both as hedging tools for equity positions and for speculation. More Info.

The essential building blocks taught by our veteran traders include:
Tutorial of latest trading software and fundamental market concepts
Stock selection
Time frame analysis
Nuances of building positions
Recognizing relative strength and weakness
Buy and sell setups
Retracement strategies
Trading gaps
Trade timing
How to anticipate a trade
Trading market reversals.
Entering and exiting trades
Trading and reacting to news
Keys to consistent profitability

Other Benefits:
Open trading floors allow for free flow of ideas
Hands on computer training with simulator
Group strategy meetings
Daily analysis and evaluation of trading progress
Strategies for fluctuating market conditions

Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness --this is our management's mantra. Daily meetings, plus personal mentoring by senior traders will provide trainees with the education and tools to excel. Our "edge" is the synthesis of different trading styles, coupled with open collaborative communication and first rate technology.

"The secret to being successful from a trading perspective is to have an indefatigable and an undying and unquenchable thirst for information and knowledge." If this describes you, and if you feel you have the aptitude and drive to thrive in the competitive world of equities trading, email your resume to carl.giannone@t3trading.com and we will contact you shortly.

For additional information or to apply via CareerLink: Job ID # 39298.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

TestMasters Seminar: LSAT


Are you planning to take the LSAT in the near future?
Or maybe you just want to learn more about the LSAT?

The Fordham Pre-Law Advising Program at Rose Hill is hosting TestMasters for an LSAT Seminar!

When: Wednesday, October 29th 
Time: 2:30 PM
Where: Keating 319

The seminar will be taught by one of TestMasters' highly experienced LSAT instructors who scored in the 98th percentile or higher on the test. They will introduce students to the LSAT and discuss the role of the test in the law school admission process as well as teach several real LSAT questions while examining the underlying concepts of the test and introducing students to a variety of important techniques that they can use to maximize their score.

Since seating is limited, students should register as soon as possible: http://fordham10292014.splashthat.com/

Also, to thank students for making us one of the top prep providers at Fordham, we are offering all current Fordham undergraduates a $500 discount for our live LSAT preparation course. This discount will be effective for courses preparing for any 2015 LSAT administration and can be used for any of our course locations across the country.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Application Deadline: NYC Teaching Fellows


Join the 2015 NYC Teaching Fellows Program by applying online at www.nycteachingfellows.org. The application closes on November 6, 2014.

Who: Seniors, all majors
Additional Info: NYC Teaching Fellows complete a master’s degree that is subsidized by the NYC Department of Education while teaching full-time in a public school, allowing for a direct transition into the classroom.
When: Priority deadline is November 6th

How to apply: Apply here on the website or via CareerLink, Job ID: 38074

Be a Stand-In: CNN Heroes


CNN is looking for “stand-in” help for their upcoming production of CNN Heroes at the American Museum of Natural History!

CNN Heroes is an annual show that honors individuals who make extraordinary contributions to humanitarian aid and make a real difference in their communities. 

Required Hours:
Monday November 17th from about 4pm-11pm
AND/OR
Tuesday from 8am-4pm

Where: American Museum of Natural History

Compensation: $10/hour

Responsibilities:
Students are often asked to role play specific stand-in needs – from the talent to presenters, so it’s helpful to have interest in drama/stage/journalism, etc. “We try to make sure that it is a positive learning experience for everyone involved.”

Interested? Email Alexa at alexa.bennewitz@turner.com. Resumes not necessary, but welcome.  

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Recent Graduates Join JVC & JVC Northwest


Fordham University graduates join 
JVC and JVC Northwest!
Recent Graduates Dedicate a Year of Service as Jesuit Volunteers

Baltimore, MD and Portland, OR – Fordham University alumni have recently embarked in full-time service with two Jesuit Volunteer organizations, Jesuit Volunteer Corps (JVC) and JVC Northwest:

Volunteers with JVC:
-Allison Bantimba, Our Family Services, Tucson, AZ
-Hannah Brumbaum, Westside Children's Center, Los Angeles, CA
-John Casey Byrd, Colegio Miguel Pro, Tacna, Peru
-Alyssa Carolan, Arrupe Neighborhood Partnership at Saint Ignatius High School, Cleveland, OH
-Hira Chaudhary, AIRS Don Miller House, Baltimore, MD
-Rebecca Daily, Casa Marianella, Austin, TX
-Michelle Famulare, Mercy Primary Care Center, Detroit, MI
-Michael Gallagher, Catholic Charities Community Services, Phoenix, AZ
-Amy Gembara, Dolores Mission Parish, Los Angeles, CA
-Sara Haines, Homeboy Industries, Los Angeles, CA
-Meg Horgan, Girls in the Game, Chicago, IL
-Emily Horihan, Playworks, Boston, MA
-Harry Huggins, Neighborhood Service Organization, Detroit, MI
-Jacob Jacob, United Neighborhood Centers of NE PA, Scranton, PA
-Angela Owczarek, Harry Tompson Center, New Orleans, LA
-Michael R. Prate Jr., St. Francis Mission, St. Francis, SD
-Michael Prescia, Sacred Heart Nativity Schools, San Jose, CA
-Elizabeth Reynolds, Catholic Charities Community Services, Phoenix, AZ
-Jaime Rodriguez, Cristo Rey Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
-Erica Talbott, St HOPE Public Schools/PS7,  Sacramento, CA
-Elizabeth Vasile, Catholic Community Services AZ, Tucson, AZ
-Dan Welch, Most Holy Trinity School, San Jose, CA


Volunteers with JVC Northwest:  
-Colleen Chambers, Seattle Nativity School, Seattle, WA
-Amanda Foggia, Central City Concern, Old Town Clinic's Recuperative Care Program, Portland, OR


About Jesuit Volunteer Corps:
The Baltimore, Md.-based Jesuit Volunteer Corps offers women and men an opportunity to work full-time for justice and peace in 38 U.S. cities and 6 countries. More than 250 grassroots organizations across the world count on Jesuit Volunteers to provide essential services. JVC offers volunteers an experience that will open their minds and hearts to live always conscious of the poor and committed to the Church’s mission of promoting justice in the service of faith. Learn more atwww.jesuitvolunteers.org.

About JVC Northwest:
Established in 1956 in Copper Valley, Alaska, JVC Northwest connects individuals with one or more years of volunteer service focused on the core values of community, spirituality, simple living, and social and ecological justice. Each year, JVs serve over 150,000 marginalized people in urban, rural, and Indigenous communities, as well as fragile ecosystems throughout the Pacific Northwest. When the various JVC regions joined as one organization in 2009, JVC Northwest discerned to remain independent and locally based to best serve local and regional communities in the Northwest.  JVC Northwest is a National Direct AmeriCorps program with 135 JV AmeriCorps members. For more information, visit www.jvcnorthwest.org.

JVC CONTACT:  Colleen Kennedy, Director of Advancement, (410) 244-1733 or ckennedy@jesuitvolunteers.org

JVC NORTHWEST CONTACT: Christie Costello, Recruitment and Marketing Manager, (503) 335-8202 or ccostello@jvcnorthwest.org

Interested in learning more about the JVC and chatting with a recruiter? They'll be at our upcoming Common Good Career & Internship Fair on November 5th! Find more info and a full list of companies attending via CareerLink. 


Upcoming Career Views


Career View: T3 Trading
When: Wednesday, October 22nd
Time: 4:15-6:15pm
About T3: T3 Trading Group, LLC (T3) is a Registered SEC Broker-Dealer & Member of the NASDAQ OMX PHLX Exchange. Our proprietary traders focus on intraday momentum, swing, and technical trading of US equity markets. Founded by market veterans, T3 has established itself as a leader in the proprietary trading industry by creating the optimal environment for successful trading, boasting some of the most successful and talented traders in the industry.  T3 is dedicated to enhancing the talents of its traders, implementing a multi-strategy focus in order to increase returns while balancing risk/reward parameters. While focusing on the trading of equities, T3 traders also trade options, which are used both as hedging tools for equity positions and for speculation. www.t3trading.com
Additional Info: The Career View will consist of a presentation outlining the firm and proprietary trading as a career, as well as a tour of the office. 
- Please be sure to familiarize yourself with proprietary trading and have a resume available. 
- There will be a short evaluation at the end to assess preparedness.  Those who excel will be provided with the opportunity for a Q&A and a chance to meet traders.
- Interested in attending? RSVP via CareerLink AND add Carl Giannone on Linkedin at http://www.linkedin.com/in/carlgiannone so you can familiarize yourselves with his background. Feel free to reach out to him at carl.giannone@t3trading.com with questions.

Transportation will be provided. RSVP via CareerLink > Events > Info Sessions.
Questions? Contact Christina at cjacques3@fordham.edu.


CareerView: onefinestay
When: Wednesday, October 29th
Time: 1-3pm
About onefinestay:  There’s this new thing. It’s called the unhotel, and we’re it. onefinestay gives people the chance to live like a local in some of the most distinctive homes in New York, London, Paris, and Los Angeles when the owners are away – it’s redefining the way people experience a city. Are we stopping here? Oh no. Our ambition is to build an unhotel in every major world city. Do we need help to do it? Oh yes.
Additional Info: Welcome students!  We will be providing a tour of onefinestay's bright and airy Soho office, a chat on the history of the company hosted by our co-founder and GM, and casual Q&A time with some of our spirited employees over lunch.

Transportation will be provided. RSVP via CareerLink > Events > Info Sessions.
Questions? Contact Christina at cjacques3@fordham.edu.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Full-time and Internship Opportunities: Google


Google is looking to hire for Full-time and internship opportunities available this spring and summer!

Full-time Opportunities
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis throughout Spring 2015. Students graduating December 2014 are encouraged to apply now.
Role: Associate Account Strategist
Overview: As a Small and Medium-sized Business (SMB) Associate Account Strategist professional at Google, you’ll work with a wide variety of SMB advertisers delivering the optimal advertising solution for each customer. Your entrepreneurial drive and expert product knowledge will enable SMB advertisers to expand their businesses with Google's latest advertising products and solutions.  You’ll also have the opportunity to participate in a two-year developmental Business Associate Program, which offers world-class training, equipping you with the business, analytical and leadership skills needed to be successful at Google.
Audience: Seniors
Roles within People Operations and Marketing will be posted on the Student Careers Site - www.google.com/careers/students - as they become available.

Internship Opportunity
Applications due by December 1st
Program: BOLD Internship
Overview: The Building Opportunities for Leadership & Development (BOLD) Internship Program is designed to provide exposure into the technology industry for students who are historically under-represented in this field. Google invites students to join us for a unique summer experience, including an 11-week paid internship, personal and professional development programming, executive speakers, mentoring, and community-building.
Audience: Juniors

Summer Program Opportunities
All applications due by March 1st

Program: BOLD Discovery Program
Overview: The Building Opportunities for Leadership and Development (BOLD) Discovery program is a two-day interactive summit for first-year students who are traditionally underrepresented in the technology sector. Attendees will get an inside look at Google's organizational structure, business operations and culture.
Audience: Freshmen

Program:
BOLD Immersion Program
Overview: The Building Opportunities for Leadership and Development (BOLD) Immersion program gives second-year students the opportunity to immerse themselves in a culture where great minds, cutting-edge technology and smart business intersect to make a difference—each and every day.
Audience: Sophomores

Program:
AdCamp
Overview: AdCamp offers a collaborative curriculum focused on Google’s advertising sales and services operations, an overview of Google’s ad products and insight into the industry. Participants will get the opportunity to meet with Googlers and interns, compete in a case competition, participate in social activities and get an inside look into helping small and medium businesses thrive.
Audience: Juniors