Freshman Discovery Diversity Program - June 2021
Citi's technology team is growing at lightning speed, and we're looking for talented technologists to help build the future of global banking. Our teams are creating innovations used across the globe - we're changing the way people bank and how the world does business. Citi's technology team supports business operations in 100+ countries, across multiple lines of business spanning both Institutional and retail businesses. The group works to optimize the IT environment by standardizing production platforms, reducing complexity, and introducing innovative solutions that provide new business capabilities, reduce total cost of ownership, and create a competitive advantage for Citi. Join an environment with a laser focus on growth and progress, and take your career to the next level through the power of Citi's unmatched globality and vast expertise. Success Profile
As the world's most global bank, Citi gives you the tools to be a trailblazer. We're not just building technology, we're building the future of banking. With thousands of employees located around the globe, we are an international team encompassing a broad range of teams, roles, and cultures, and we invite you to come and join us! Creative Analytical Collaborative Productive Adaptable Relationship Expertise Glassdoor Reviews
"Excellent technologists. Great vision of bringing the financial services industry into the 2020. Great place to work for work-life balance." Senior Applications Development Manager, New York, NY
"Great Intern experience, great pay and solid opportunity to end up being a full time after the end of the internship program." Summer Technology Analyst
"I had a great learning experience, good work environment and excellent coworkers. Had the opportunity to escalate my way to the highest position available in my area within 3 years" AVP Operations & Technology, San Juan PR
"Globally diverse and technologically progressive" Director of Software Development, Warren NJ Responsibilities You're the brains behind our work.
You're ready to bring your knowledge from the classroom to the boardroom; and Citi wants to help you get there. Whether it's honing your skills or building your network, we know that success cannot come without growth. At Citi, continuing to invest in our diverse and inclusive workforce is imperative. Our Freshman Discovery Diversity Program is a week long program designed to provide early education on the financial services industry, and the various career paths you will find here. This program will provide exposure to our culture, our people, and the different paths possible, from Banking, Marketing, Risk Management, Human Resources, Analytics to Technology and more. Your time here will look something like this...
If selected, you'll spend one week virtually participating in our program. The program includes peer networking, case studies, business overviews, and training sessions, to help build skills and access to professionals across the firm. We provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed.
Freshman Discovery is an introductory experience focused on helping freshmen of diverse backgrounds understand the financial services industry, gain technical skills and kickoff the career planning process. The program is designed for Black, Hispanic and/or Women of all majors. We want to hear from you if...
* You are a U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident or possess other unrestricted U.S. work authorization and will not require sponsorship for U.S. work authorization now or anytime in the future
* Have an expected graduation between December 2023 - Spring 2024
* You are a freshman currently enrolled in a four-year baccalaureate degree program from a US accredited institution
* Self-identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino and/or a Woman Who we think will be a great fit...
Dedication to learning and a true passion for the business are vital. We value diversity and so do you. We'll also be looking for the following: commitment to personal growth and career development, a strong desire to learn, success in team environments, strong communication, planning, and organizational skills.
Freshman Discovery is open to all disciplines and majors. Candidates are selected based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, and leadership skills.
Please note, all applicants are expected to submit a resume and cover letter as one document to be considered. The cover letter (300 words maximum) should outline your interest in the program and/or why you should be selected to participate. Applications close May 24th, 2021 and all applicants will be reviewed after the application deadline.