As a busy engineering or computing student, you may not even realize all the resources available to you. The FIU College of Engineering & Computing has a Career & Talent Development office that is fully dedicated to students and offers a range of services and activities to develop your professional skills to go beyond the classroom and into the workplace.

We invite you to visit our location in EC 2852 to get assistance with a variety of topics.

We also maintain high-level contacts with local, national, and international recruiters who regularly recruit on campus.  We host events such as Career Fairs and information sessions to provide an opportunity for you to network with employers about their internship and employment opportunities.

Job Opportunities

Click here to view job opportunities

We encourage you to claim your Handshake account, which entitles you to:

  • Find your dream job or internship
  • RSVP for career development workshops and career fairs
  • View upcoming employer information sessions and on campus interviews
  • Sign up for an appointment with a career coach, and much more!

Professional Development Services and Events

Our office hours are Monday-Friday from 8:30am-6pm.  Our Walk In Program is offered Monday-Friday from 2 p.m.- 5 p.m.

 

Quick Tips

Resume:

  • Easy-to-read & consistent
  • Recommend font:
    • Times New Roman/Calibri
    • 10 min. –12 max
  • Balanced margins & white space
    • 1 inch -.5 inches
  • Action verbs & keywords
  • No personal pronouns (I, me, my, etc…)
  • 1 -2 pages (preferably one page)
  • Highlight skills and achievements

Interviewing:

  • Know yourself
  • Know the employer and industry
  • Understand how you will “fit” in
  • Dress to impress
  • Be friendly and confident
  • Highlight your skills, experience, and interests
  • Ask questions
  • Follow up
  • Learn from your mistakes

Contacts

Emmanuela Stanislaus is the associate director. Please feel free to contact her or anyone else below if you need assistance.

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Emmanuela Stanislaus

Associate Director

Office: EC 2852
Phone: 305.348.1281

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Leandria Vickers

Career Coach

Office: EC 2852
Phone: 305.348.1281

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Jesus Garcia Jr

Graduate Assistant

Office: EC 2852
Phone: 305.348.1281

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Danny De Leon

EC Career Advocate

Office: EC 2852
Phone: 305.348.1281

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Akeva Fraser

EC Career Advocate

Office: EC 2852
Phone: 305.348.1281

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Rafael Hernandez

Peer Career Coach

Office: EC 2852
Phone: 305.348.1281

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