wEtrek Opportunities

wEtrek to Chicago Summer 2019 Program

Engineering Career Services is excited to offer this program to all eligible College of Engineering incoming freshman and sophomore students.  wEtrek to Chicago offers students the opportunity to visit a company and gain helpful insight into a life as an engineer in a group setting with other students and staff from Engineering Career Services.  Each visit takes place over two hours in the afternoon.  Space is limited for each visit.   You may participate in more than one visit but you will need to complete a registration form for each visit. Please sign up for a max of one company visit per date.

wEtrek Summer 2019 Opportunities:

JUNE 26th from 12:00pm-2:00pm

At PwC, it starts with you: From empowering mentorships to customized coaching, PwC provides you with the support you need to help you develop your career. You’ll work with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to solve important problems. PwC is a global network of firms in 158 countries delivering assurance, tax and consulting services for our clients. PwC provides industry-focused services for public and private clients. Are you ready to make an impact?  Sample Majors Hired: Computer Science | Electrical & Computer Engineering | Industrial & Systems Engineering | Mechanical Engineering | Civil Environmental Engineering | Students who are interested in careers in consulting  SIGN UP HERE 

*You can only choose ONE company per date as visits will be happening simultaneously

JP Morgan Chase
Starting your career at JPMorgan Chase means more than just having a job: it means joining a team that’s invested in your success. With over 35 different businesses and corporate functions and more than 20 analyst and associate program tracks, we offer the opportunity to take on meaningful work, learn new skills, and develop lasting relationships. Our 10+ Early Insights programs help high school and early college students learn more about careers in financial services and how their skills will help us innovate.  Sample Majors Hired: All Engineering students.  Students interested in data science.  Students interested in statistical modeling  SIGN UP HERE

*You can only choose ONE company per date as visits will be happening simultaneously

JULY 10th from 11:30am-2:00pm

Echo Global:
Echo Global Logistics is a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services. Echo maintains a proprietary web-based technology platform that compiles and analyzes data from its network of over 50,000 transportation providers to serve its clients’ transportation and supply chain management needs. Echo services clients across a wide range of industries, such as manufacturing, construction, consumer products, and retail. Every fall and spring, you’ll find Echo on campuses across the country looking for driven, outgoing candidates to join our team.  Sample Majors Hired: All Engineering  Headquartered in Chicago, but check out all our other locations: https://www.echo.com/about/locations.html
Come explore opportunities and see what we’re all about… https://www.echo.com/careers/campus-recruitment

JULY 24th from 11:30am-2:00pm

We are Relativity. A market-leading, global tech company that equips legal professionals with a powerful platform to organize data, discover the truth, and act on it.  Our SaaS product, RelativityOne, has become the fastest-growing product in the company’s history and we have consistently been named a great workplace. As we grow, we continue to seek individuals that will bring their whole self to our team atmosphere. Sample Majors Hired: Computer Science | Electrical & Computer Engineering | Students with an interest in cybersecurity.

*You can only choose ONE company per date as visits will be happening simultaneously

Wolverine Trading
NO SUITS REQUIRED.  It’s not about the clothes… it’s about the person in them. At Wolverine, we’ve created a strong, collaborative environment with exceptional growth opportunities. Whether your interest is trading, technology, or operations, motivated and innovative individuals can find many pathways to success. Our flat organizational structure promotes teamwork across the Firm and offers easy access to senior staff (don’t worry, they won’t be wearing a suit either). Sample Majors Hired: Computer Science | Electrical & Computer Engineering | Students with an interest in performance-driven database infrastructure and/or development of trading applications.  SIGN UP DETAILS COMING SOON

*You can only choose ONE company per date as visits will be happening simultaneously

JULY 25th, Time TBA

Next Capital
Since its launch in 2014, NextCapital has maintained its place as a leading provider of financial accounts services and investor portfolio management solutions. NextCapital—the first company to build an automated 401K finance system—places each client’s financial future in their own hands by sharing personalized expert advice and software services purpose-built for securing satisfying retirement plans and investments.  SIGN UP DETAILS COMING SOON

JULY 26, 2019 from 12:00pm-2:00pm

As populations and energy demands grow, so does the world’s collective carbon footprint. So it’s down to all of us to work toward reducing the impact of fossil fuels and finding positive new ways to power our lives. At BP, we’re delighted to be leading the world’s drive toward cleaner, more sustainable energy. We’re investing millions of dollars in new thinking, digital innovation and the technology of tomorrow – so we can meet the energy challenge for 2040.?  Sample Majors Hired: Chemical Engineers | Mechanical Engineers | Industrial & Systems Engineering | Mechanical Engineering | Electrical Engineers | Petroleum Engineers| Environmental Engineers | Industrial Engineers | Civil Engineers | Computer Engineers | SIGN UP HERE

*You can only choose ONE company per date as visits will be happening simultaneously

However you look to make your impact on the world—through technology, business, finance, human capital, social change, or pure invention—Deloitte has opportunities that can help you make it happen.  Sample Majors Hired:  All Engineering | Students who are interested in careers in consulting.  SIGN UP HERE

*You can only choose ONE company per date as they will be happening at the same time

Additional questions can be sent to Lauren Stites.  Companies interested in hosting future wEtrek visits can contact Ulyssia Dennis.  To learn more, contact Engineering Career Services at ecs@engineering.illinois.edu, call (217) 333-1960.