Code for Good – Glasgow
Location: Glasgow City
Job Type: Full time
J.P. Morgan’s Code for Good Hackathon
The Code for Good hackathon gives you the chance to put your coding skills towards doing good for nonprofit organisations. It’s also a great opportunity to see whether a career in technology is for you.
Over the course of 24 hours, you and your assigned team will develop a technology solution for a leading nonprofit organisation. You’ll get to work side by side with our expert JPMorgan technologists, learning from their experience as you creatively solve real world problems faced by social organisations. You are encouraged to come up with cutting-edge ideas that could make a difference to the people who need it most.
In addition to networking with other aspiring software engineers from around the country, Code for Good is also a chance to meet our recruiting teams and experience what it’s like to work as a software engineer at JPMorgan.
Further details around location, timing, and final schedule will be provided to selected applicants.
Top performing participants in the Code for Good hackathon may be considered for the Software Engineer Internship.
Code for Good Hackathon Details:
- Location: JPMorgan Office in Glasgow
- Event Date: Saturday, 7th October to Sunday 8th October 2023
If you're ready to put your passion for technology to work in a way that makes a real difference, you’ll find your place at our Code for Good event.
Key skills include:
- Computer Science, Engineering or STEM degrees are preferred
- Pursuing a B.A., B.S. with expected graduation of December 2024 or June 2025 or June 2026
- Exceptional analytical and problem-solving ability
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
Applications are open to all and we particularly welcome interest from groups which are under-represented in the technology workplace, in particular those who identify as female or non-binary.
Participants will need to bring their own laptops to the event that will take place at JP Morgan office. Travel expenses will be covered by JPMorgan, though conditions will apply.
About the process:
To be considered for Code for Good, you must complete all three of the following steps:
- Please read the Official Rulesbefore you start this application.
- By 22nd September 2023 –Click ‘Register’ and submit your application for the Code for Good event
- Complete HackerRank coding challenge
Selected applicants will be asked to complete a coding challenge, powered by HackerRank. This is your opportunity to further bring your resume to life and showcase your experience. Completing HackerRank is required, and your application will not be considered for further review until you have completed this.
We strongly encourage that you apply and complete these required elements as soon as possible, since programs will close as positions are filled.
Selected applicants will be notified via email with final event details for the event.
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JPMorgan is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that respects all people for their unique skills, backgrounds and professional experiences. We strive to hire qualified, diverse candidates, and we will provide reasonable accommodations for known disabilities.