Technology and Analytics
Career Day

September 18, 2018
Bringing together CS, IS, IT, BAN Employers and Job Seekers

About Career Day

Prior Year Keynote Speaker

Albert Steed

Albert Steed

CIO, UNCW Alumnus
Velocity Solutions

Albert Steed is Chief Information Officer for Velocity Solutions. He is responsible for providing overall strategic and operational direction for the company’s technological planning and development. He is also the co-founder of the Hybrid Athlete Foundation which is a service provider for gym software and 24/7 access. Albert has more than 15 years of experience in information technology, system design, software development, and testing. Prior to joining Velocity Solutions in 2011, he held a leadership position with PPD, a global multi-billion dollar contract research organization, where he worked for more than 7 years. Albert also has worked in the IT side of the Internet service provider (ISP), public safety and agriculture industries. In 2007, he was certified as a Project Management Professional. As a volunteer, Albert serves as a mentor for the Cameron Executive Network, part of the UNCW’s Cameron School of Business. He is also a member of the IS/MS CSIS Advisory Board at UNCW. Albert has a BS in Management Information Systems from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington’s Cameron School of Business. Albert lives in Wilmington, NC with his family. Albert has a passion for health and wellness including weight lifting, strongman events and anything that mixes mud and obstacles

Employer Participation Information

Schedule - September 18 - 3:30 to 7:00 p.m.

3:30 p.m. - CIS 1008
Keynote Speaker

Skills important to all new professionals

4:15 to 6:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions - "A day in the life" featuring recently hired professionals and over 15 different topics
Schedule of Breakout Sessions

6:00 to 7:15 p.m. - CIS Lobby
Interview and Information Tables

Prior Year Breakout Session Speakers

  • Lofton Anderson, Credit Suisse
  • Morgan Bell, Fidelity Investments
  • Moo Cahill, Filmwerks
  • Sierra Cockerill, American Family Insurance
  • John Cole, DHG
  • Alison Dalziel, Velocity Solutions
  • Robert Donaldson, GE Hitachi
  • Lowell Gould, Smithfield Premium Genetics
  • Jessica Hansen, Velocity Solutions
  • Todd Hawthorne,
  • Brad Heath, Family Medical Supply
  • TJ Huels, GE Hitachi
  • Rachel Lenig, ATMC
  • Bill Pikoulas, GE Hitachi
  • Danny Stewart, GE Hitachi
  • RJ Sudlow, DHG
  • Callie Toothman, GE Hitachi
  • Brian Tribble, Worldwide Express BV
  • Drew Williams, GE Hitachi
  • Thank you to the underwriters of the event


    Credit Suisse


    2018 Participating Firms - Partial List as of July 1

    Seeking: BAN, CS, IS, IT Majors
    Looking for: Juniors interested in a Summer Internship
    Credit Suisse
    Seeking: Analytics, CS, IS, IT Majors
    Looking for: Juniors interested in a summer 2019 Technology Analyst Summer Internship
    Seeking: CS, IS, IT, MS CSIS Majors
    for full time and internships
    Live Oak Bank
    Seeking: Analytics, CS, IS, IT, MS CSIS Majors
    for full time and internships

    Seeking: BAN, CS, IS, IT, MKT, SCM  Full Time and Interns,   Undergrad and Master Students
    Skills: Motivated, Function Expert, Oriented
    Titles: Varies based on business needs. Sales, Data Intelligence, Business Development, and Operations Roles. Potentially additional IT roles.
    Seeking: We are looking to meet a variety of students with different skill sets who want to join our technology team and be a part of our award-winning culture.

    Seeking: BAN, CS, IS, IT, Full Time and Interns,   Undergrads
    Skills: Communication skills: help clients drive business-led and technology-enabled transformation across a broad range of business issues Proficient or advanced skill set with software packages from leading enterprise application vendors
    Titles: Technology Advisor Program - Staff (full-time)
    Technology Advisor Program - Intern

    Seeking: BAN, CS, IS, IT, Full Time and Interns,   Undergrads
    Titles: Software & QA Engineer, Advanced Technology Group, Solutions Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, Information Technology
    Fidelity Investments
    Seeking: BA, CS, IS, IT (Full Time and Interns) - Juniors interested in a summer 2019 internship in the LEAP program  and summer technical interns
    Skills: Strong communication ability; passion for technology and ability to solve complex problems, critical thinking capabilities and a collaborative mindset
    Technical skills, such as: OOP concepts, Java, SQL, scripting languages (Python, Powershell, Bash, etc.), understanding of the SDLC, as well as architectural concepts. Job Titles:Systems Analyst, Software Engineer, Data Engineer, Agile Engineer and Systems Engineer Titles: Web Developers, QA, Development, Analysts, Support, Network Engineers, System Admins.
    PharPoint Research

    Seeking: BAN, CS, IS, IT, Full Time and Interns,   Undergrads
    Skills: Basic knowledge of computer programming structures. SAS Experience (preferred but not required)
    Titles: Statistical Programming Intern, Statistical Programmer I

    Seeking: Full Time - MS CSIS, BAN, CS, IS, IT
    Skills: Seeking new grads from MS and BS programs under the technical umbrella. Development: Java, Angular, React, Scala, Python, PHP, C#, .Net, Linux, Windows: networking and system admin skills, QA testing: automation and manual.
    Titles: Web Developers, QA, Development, Analysts, Support, Network Engineers, System Admins.
    Transportation Impact
    Seeking: BAN, SCM, IS
    Looking for: Full Time Employees, Business Analysts
    CSB Graduate Programs

    Cameron School of Business Graduate Programs
    Seeking: Students desiring information on Master Programs in MS CSIS, Accountancy, Data Analytics, MBA, International MBA
    UNCW Career Center

    Assistance with your job search and also preparing your for your job interviews.

    Prior Year Participating Firms

    Seeking: CS, IS, IT, MS CSIS
    Looking for: Juniors interested in a summer 2018 internship

    Seeking: CS, IS, IT -  Interns
    Skills: A software quality assurance engineer must have strong skills in a variety of categories; engineering and technology, math and science,
    verbal and written communications, problem solving, reasoning and logic, and practical skills like exceptional documentation and time management
    Titles: SQA Intern
    Seeking: CS, IS, IT, MS CSIS
    Looking for: Interns
    Skills: Java, SQL, HTML, .Net
    Seeking: Full time and Interns from CS, IS, IT, MS CSIS
    Positions: Support Engineers, Data Integration
    Skills: Software Development, Salesforce Knowledge, SQL, Customer Service

    Seeking: Full time MS CSIS, IS, IT Skills: Customer centric service, positive thinkers, communication is key.
    Must be able to effectively communicate issues, probing questions, and resolution with clientele.
    Technical Troubleshooting, ability to problem solve and diagnose problem areas
    Comfort with and able to perform hardware configurations Titles: Tier 1 and Tier 2 Support Technicians
    Seeking: Interns and Full Time in BAN, IS, IT
    Positions: Information Technology positions

    Cape Fear Women In Technology

    Cape Fear Women in Technology

    Purpose: Bring awareness of CFWIT as a career/professional resource and growth opportunity to UNCW students. Seeking: We are looking for an intern for a research project. We'd like to gather some employment demographic information from the Cape Fear region.


    Seeking: Interns from CS, IT, IS, OPS
    Positions: Implementation Specialist, Software Developer, Web App Developer
    Skills For Implementation: Effective Communication, Self Direction, and some experience with SQL Server and Microsoft Office Products. Interested in: Process Design, Customer Support, Team Based Projects
    Skills For Developing: Experience in SSMS, C#, .NET, .NET Entity Framework, and Silverlight. Preferably a strong math background and knowledge of operations management. Interested in: Web Developing, Programming, Database Management


    Seeking: CS, IS, IT Interns with skills in VB and .Net

    Seeking: BA, CS, IS - Both Undergrad and Graduate Interns
    Positions: Associate Programmer Analyst
    Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Info Systems, Mathematics, Statistics, or similar degree. SAS programming; clinical research and trials; relational data base structure and working with data systems; development of programs using windows server based tools, Windows office applications experience
    Seeking: BAN, CS, IS, IT, MS CSIS, ACG - Interns and Full time
    Positions: Risk and Financial Advisory Full Time and Summer Intern
    Desired Skills: Strong academic background, relevant work experience, ability to work independently and on teams, demonstrated problem solving and quick thinking, strong understanding of Windows based systems, willingness to travel, ability to manage multiple jobs.

    TekSystems Logo

    Seeking: Full Time: - BA, CS, IS, IT>br/> Internal: Technical Recruiter
    External (with our clients): Service Desk Analyst, Entry Level applications developer, Entry Level network engineer, Entry Level business analyst
    Skills: Sales and recruiting, IT applications, IT netwrok infrastructure, IT security

    DHG Logo

    Seeking: BAN, IS, IT, CS, MS CSIS Full time and Interns
    Skills: Passionate about Cybersecurity, Networking (TCP/IP), Penetration Testing (Red/Blue Team, CTF, etc.) , Cybersecurity Compliance (PCI, SOC, ITCA), Data Analytics
    Positions: IT Advisory Associate and IT Advisory Intern


    Seeking: CS, IS, IT, MS CSIS
    Looking for: Full Time Employees, Software Engineers
    Skills: Agile experience, detail oriented, experience with .Net Development Tools, C#, AngularJS, JS, ASP.Net, MS SQL Server, TFS

    UNCW - ITS


    Seeking: BA, CS, IS, IT Interns
    Student employment opportunities are routinely available in all areas of ITS including Infrastructure & Operations Services, Security, Project Management, Consulting Services & Support, and Enterprise Systems. ITS will have staff available from different areas to talk to students about job opportunities in ITS.

    Liberty Health Care

    Seeking: BA, CS, IS, MS CSIS Internship positions open
    Help Desk: Analyze and solve end-user problems related to but not limited to network and local printers, PC and mobile hardware, specialized applications, e-mail, internet, Wi-Fi and local-area network access.
    Software Development: .Net, SQL, JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3
    Titles: Help Desk Support Specialist and Software Developer
    Velocity Solutions

    Seeking: IS, CS, IT, Internships
    Positions: Support Engineer, Implementation Engineer, Software Support Intern
    Skills Desired: Strong quantitative and analytical skills;
    proficiency in reading, writing and troubleshooting SQL statements, joining tables and aggregating data;
    Experience in creation of PDF documents; support ticket-tracking systems; Excel, Sharepoint, Word

    UNCW Logo

    UNCW Master of Data Science Program
    Seeking: Potential MS Data Science Students with skills in fundamental math, statistics and programming.