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5th Annual Get Hired! UCSC CIED Business Plan Contest

June 2, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Joby Aviation, Paystand, Parallel Flight, Zero Motorcycles, Santa Cruz Bicycles, LIFEAID, Claret Biosciences, Astrea Forensics, and more

Our most popular event of the year is back for the the 5th year. 10+ companies, 300+ jobs!

  • 6:30PM / UCSC CIED Business Plan Contest: watch presentations from the top 3 teams who have won the annual competition. Will they be the next big startup? Cast your vote in the People’s Choice virtual ballot.
  • 7:00PM / 5th Annual Get Hired: 10+ companies will offer 300+ jobs and internships. Learn about their company, their culture, and the open positions.

At 7:30PM, you will have the option to go into any number of Breakout Rooms:

  • Company Recruiting Rooms: now that you have heard from your favorite company, meet with the recruiters in Breakout Rooms. Be sure to have your resume polished and ready.
  • Company Exploratory Rooms: not sure if XYZ company is the right fit? Jump into an Exploratory Room to talk to company employees, to learn more about the career paths and learning experiences.
  • Designing Your Life with Dave Evans: the “Designing Your Life” course has been taught to thousands of career-searching souls around the world. In this session, Dave Evans will give you a 30-minute crash course that will put you in career orbit. Put your seat belt on!

A partial list of the companies who will be offering transformational jobs and internships at Get Hired 2021:

  • Amazon Santa Cruz – engineers, program managers, technologists
  • Astrea Forensics – researchers, biologists
  • Care From the Heart – support, coordinator, HR
  • Claret Biosciences – researchers, biologists
  • Digital Dynamics – engineers, accounting, application, quality assurance
  • Joby Aviation – engineering, data analytics, editors, accounting, testing/product management, laborer/construction, trainer, recruiter, pilots, legal, investor relations, maintenance, developers, HR, videographer, more.
  • LIFEAID – sales, marketing, media, AR, customer support, accounting
  • Lookback – database, devops
  • Monterey Bay Internships – 3 guesses…
  • Parallel Flight – electrical engineers
  • Paystand – customer success, engineering, marketing, recruiters, product management, sales
  • Santa Cruz Bicycles – assembly, testing, sales & marketing, data analysis
  • SupplyShift – sales
  • Zero Motorcycles – Salesforce admin, marketing, engineering, testing, customer service, designer

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