National Capital Region Job Fair

27th Annual National Capital Region Job Fair
Monday, March 5, 2018


What are you looking for? Stability? Shorter Commute? New career? More money? Find it at the 27th Annual National Capital Region Job Fair sponsored by the Virginia Tech Alumni Association! The event will be back at the Northern Virginia Center in Falls Church, VA adjacent to the West Falls Church – VT/UVA Metro Station. Dozens of professional and high tech companies from Virginia, Maryland and DC will be recruiting for all levels and disciplines. Please note that you DO NOT need to be a student or an alum of Virginia Tech to attend. If you see a job or a company that you are interested in pursuing, you are welcome to attend this FREE event!

View a complete list of participating companies, register to attend and submit your resume by February 23 by visiting

If it has been a while since you attended a job fair then plan to join us at the “How to Make the Most of a Job Fair” Session at 1PM.  Learn how to work the room, what to say to employers, and what they’ll expect to hear from you!

Professional dress is required. It is highly recommended you take metro to the West Falls Church VT/UVA Station (Orange/Silver Line) as parking will be limited. Come early to enjoy the best opportunities to speak with recruiters!

Sponsored by the Virginia Tech Alumni Association – National Capital Region Chapter.

2018 NCR Job Fair Flyer – VT

PricewaterhouseCoopers Positions in Columbia, SC

We’ve decided to extend the deadline to apply for those positions that are seeking Masters candidates until Monday, February 26!

We have two positions, a Financial Markets Analyst and a Market Risk Modeling Analyst. For more information on the positions, as well as how to apply, please use the links below.

Virginia Tech- Columbia Delivery Center – Financial Mkts Analyst

Virginia Tech Columbia Delivery Center Market Risk Modeling Analyst

We  have determined that we​ can hire those students that have the OPT authorization (​preferably ​those with OPT+STEM​)

Insight Data Fellows Program

Insight is now accepting applications from graduating students for our fellowships in:

– Data Science  (for PhDs & Postdocs)
– Health Data Science  (for PhDs & Postdocs)
– Data Engineering  (for Bachelors, Masters, or PhDs)
– Artificial Intelligence  (for Bachelors, Masters, or PhDs)

1000+ Insight alumni are now data scientists and data engineers at Facebook, LinkedIn, The New York Times, Apple, Airbnb, Netflix, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Github, Slack, 23andMe, Twitter, Bloomberg, NBC, Pinterest, Microsoft, and 250+ other top companies.

Insight Fellows Programs:

– 7 week, full-time training fellowship
– Mentorship from leading industry data scientists, data engineers & AI specialists
– Join an active community of Insight alumni
– Self-directed, project-based learning followed by interviews at top companies
– Tuition-free with need-based scholarships available to help cover living costs

Upcoming Application Deadline: February 5

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Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Position

The Intelligence Community (IC) Postdoctoral Research Program is accepting applications through March 12, 2018.  The Program supports postdocs to conduct research at universities, colleges, and U.S. government laboratories throughout the United States.

Recent Ph.D. graduates or doctoral students who will soon complete their degrees are encouraged to apply.  The fellowships offer a very competitive annual stipend and an annual travel allowance for the Postdoc, as well as a stipend and travel allowance to the host institution.  We appreciate any assistance in helping us identify competitive candidates for these prestigious fellowships.

Award Details: 

  • Annual stipends range from $75,000 to $79,000, depending on research location.
  • Annual travel budget of up to $6,000
  • Appointments for two years, and option to extend for a third year
  • Host institutions receive an annual laboratory budget of up to $5,000.
  • Research advisors receive a $10,000 stipend and an annual travel budget of up to $2,000.

Postdoc Eligibility: U.S. citizenship required; Ph.D. received within five years of the application deadline

Please visit our website for details

Short Term Research Analysts needed

The Keeling Curve Prize: A Global Warming Mitigation Project is hiring part-time, short-term (March 20th – June 1st) research analysts. We are targeting graduate and post doctoral students with a career interest in renewable energy, sustainable agriculture, global sustainability, environmental sciences, or climate science. This is an incredible opportunity to work with prominent climate change scientists and experts while earning income. Please see our full job description :Research Analyst Job description


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