During this insight I had the chance to chat directly with a number of J.P. Morgan employees as well as completing coding challenges relating to SQL, Data structures and Object-Oriented Programming followed by reflections on the challenges that I faced. The various workshops held relating to Software Engineering Techniques, Code for Good t and Cybersecurity were no doubt thrilling and challenging yet fun and provided a wonderful insight into the work JPMorgan Chase & Co. does.
During this week I had the chance to chat directly with a number of J.P. Morgan colleagues as well as did some coding challenges/Tasks relating to SQL, Various data structure The various workshops held relating to Software Engineering Techniques as well as best practices to Code for Good to Cybersecurity was no doubt thrilling and challenging yet fun and gave a wonderful insight into the work JPMorgan Chase & Co. does.
Students were presented with a good deal of workshops on topics such as: Agile Development, Test-Driven-Development, Cyber Security and much more. Besides these, students were given coding challenges to solve on Forage, which were built around the topics discussed at the workshops.
The insight was 2 days long and if had a well defined schedule which consisted of multiple workshops in different CS areas (cybersecurity, frameworks, TDD etc.) as well as an application-related presentation. In between the workshops, we had to complete 3 main tasks/projects on a platform provided by the company.
Over the course of the two days I was introduced to the teams within the investment banking division at J.P., could experience the firm's culture and had various highly interesting networking opportunities with J.P. representatives and my fellow interns.