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Diversity Recruitment Event *

Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019
University Center Ballroom
photo of Karl W. Reid Guest speaker:
Karl W. Reid, Ed.D.
Executive Director
National Society of Black Engineers

Embracing Your Hills:
Growing Through Your Most Difficult Challenges

Have free dinner and meet employers. Employers who are interested in diversifying their workforce will be on hand to discuss career opportunities within their organizations/agencies.

You will have an opportunity to:
  • Meet and network with all employers in attendance.
  • Talk to and have dinner with an employer.
  • Get career advice from a keynote speaker.
  • Win great prizes.

Dress professionally and bring copies of your resume. Pre-registration is required. Limited seating. You must be a UMBC student or recent alum and pre-register by Oct. 18. Priority will be given to juniors and seniors, but all are welcome.

For additional details, contact Diane Crump-Fogle at, 410-455-3907 or stop by Math/Psych 201.

Co-hosted by The National Society of Black Engineers.

* Open to all UMBC students/recent alumni of all majors.

List of Employers Registered to Attend
Click on the icon to display company descriptions provided by each employer upon registration, and the majors they are looking to recruit.
Recruiting majors: All Engineering Majors; All IT/Computer Majors; CMPE; CMSC; ENGM; IS; MSSE; MATH

Recruiting majors: All IT/Computer Majors; CMPE; CMSC; IS; MSSE

LEAVE YOUR MARK At Booz Allen, you'll be part of our mission to make the world better. You'll support public service missions, use intelligence analysis to protect our freedom, and neutralize the malicious actors who threaten our way of life. The things we create each day as consultants, engineers, scientists, analysts, and cyber experts not only protect people and the things most precious to them-they change the world.SOMETHING BIGGER.EMPOWERED BY YOU.GIVE YOUR DEGREE A PURPOSEPeople probably ask what you'll do with your degree. We have an answer: Tell them you're going to change the world. At Booz Allen, you'll have the opportunity to pursue your passions while making an impact. If you have dreams and the drive to get them done, this is where your degree will make a difference. * CONSULTING:Partner with a pediatric hospital to fight childhood diseases. Work with the FDA to get drugs to patients faster. Help the Army support wounded warriors. And always look beyond the problem to the possibility. * ANALYTICS: Work with the IRS to save billions in tax fraud. Use artificial intelligence to streamline manufacturing. Adapt mathematical and predictive models to deliver healthcare insights. Data is a gold mine if you know how to read it. Do you? * DIGITAL SOLUTIONS: Help veterans get their benefits. Work with the Defense Threat Reduction Agency to keep weapons of mass destruction from terrorists. Make sure overseas military personnel can vote. And turn big thinking into big change. * ENGINEERING: Help build battlefield sensors. Develop renewable energy sources. Work with the Air Force to protect our airspace. Through it all, gain expertise you can't learn in school. * CYBER: Study the minds of cyber enemies so you can fight back. Defend our nation's infrastructure. Protect the mobile workforce. And help preserve the safety of our world.
Recruiting majors: All IT/Computer Majors; ENCH; BIOC; BINF; BIOL; BTEC; CHEM; MATH; MOCB; APMB

Recruiting majors: BIOL; MEES

Serving as a watchdog, we fight for effective, science-based solutions to the pollution degrading the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams. Our motto, "Save the Bay," is a regional rallying cry for pollution reduction throughout the Chesapeake's six-state, 64,000-square-mile watershed, which is home to more than 18 million people and 3,000 species of plants and animals.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

The CIA is the premier agency responsible for providing global intelligence on the ever-changing political, social, economic, technological and military environment. Here, your paramount goal and mission will be to protect the national security of the United States. Virtually any job you can imagine is available at the CIA — plus, some you can’t even imagine.
Recruiting majors: Business Tech Admin; CMPE; CMSC; ENEE; ENGM; HCC; IS; MSSE; MATH; PHYS

Recruiting majors: Business Tech Admin; CMPE; CMSC; ENEE; IS; MSSE; MATH; PHYS

FDM Group is an award-winning FTSE 250 company with a global footprint and over 200 market-leading clients. FDM has over 4,000 employees from a diverse range of backgrounds working in North America, EMEA and APAC. FDM consultants work on client sites to support specific business objectives within various sectors, including financial services, media, retail, government, insurance and more.

The FDM Careers Program launches your career in IT and business consulting. As a professional development program, we eliminate the “catch-22” hurdle of qualifications without experience, providing the combination of quality training with invaluable commercial experience and the opportunity for rewarding career progression. The program features training and placement opportunities in a number of areas of technical and business specialty, followed by a minimum of two years of employment working on one or more client sites. Our training and ongoing on-site support equip our consultants to make a difference on client projects from day one.

With 75+ nationalities working together as a team and 50% of the management team being women, FDM has firmly established itself as an inclusive employer that champions diversity in the workplace.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

Recruiting majors: CMPE; CMSC; ENEE; ENME

Recruiting majors: All IT/Computer Majors; Business Tech Admin; CMPE; CMSC; HCC; IS; MSSE; MATH; ECON

GEICO is more than just insurance. Virtually all of our management team began at the entry-level and worked their way up, including our CEO! We offer great careers, where many people join our team soon after college.

Our associates are as diverse as their successes. More than 3,000 associates work at GEICO's corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, MD. Here, we offer unique opportunities in actuary, software development, business IT and analytics, information security and infrastructure, digital design and more! If you are someone who likes to work with people, work with innovative technologies, analyze numbers, and be challenged in a fast-paced environment, GEICO offers a great amount of opportunity for you to make an impact.
Recruiting majors: All Engineering Majors; All IT/Computer Majors

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

#WeAreGDIT #OpportunityOwned #EarlyTalent
Recruiting majors: All Majors

Recruiting majors: All Majors


Recruiting majors: CMPE; CMSC; IS; MSSE

Recruiting majors: CMPE; CMSC; ENEE; ENME; MATH; PHYS

Recruiting majors: ENCH; All Science Majors

At Merck, our vision is to make a difference in the lives of people globally through our innovative medicines, vaccines, and animal health products. We are committed to being the premier, research-intensive biopharmaceutical company and are dedicated to providing leading innovations and solutions for today and the future. Our rich history of discovery and innovation began more than 125 years ago and continues today. Through the years, our researchers have helped to find new ways to treat and prevent illness in people and animals around the world. We've done great things in the past. Today, we're doing great things for the future.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS, MD is looking for excellent teachers.

Montgomery County Public Schools is the 14th largest school system in the United States. We are located next to the nation's capital. Montgomery County Public Schools is a diverse school system serving over 163,000 students. We are a majority-minority school system with students from 157 countries speaking 150 languages.

Montgomery County Public Schools is committed to educating all students so that academic success is not predictable by race, ethnicity or socioeconomic status. At MCPS, we believe we must engage every student, every day, and that each individual's contributions add value to our learning community. We believe YOU have what it takes to be a member of this elite team!

Montgomery County Public Schools is looking for K-12 teachers as well as content area specialists (Bi-lingual Education, ESOL, Mathematics, Science, Special Education, World Languages.) Please visit our website at WWW.MCPSCAREERS.ORG and apply today!

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Recruiting majors: All Engineering Majors

Recruiting majors: All Engineering Majors; All IT/Computer Majors; Business Tech Admin; MATH; ECON; ENGL; FIEC; HIST; IMDA; ISD; POLI; PSYC

The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) leads the U.S. Government in cryptology that encompasses both Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) and Information Assurance (IA) products and services, and enables Computer Network Operations (CNO) in order to gain a decision advantage for the Nation and our allies under all circumstances.
Recruiting majors: All IT/Computer Majors; CMPE; CMSC; ENEE; ENGM; IS; MSSE

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.
Recruiting majors: CMPE; CMSC

Recruiting majors: All IT/Computer Majors; CMPE; PHYS

We are the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, operated by the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy. We help humanity explore the universe with advanced space telescopes and ever-growing data archives.

Established in 1981, we have helped guide the most famous observatory in history, the Hubble Space Telescope. Since its launch in 1990, we have performed the science operations for Hubble. We also lead the science and mission operations for the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), planned to launch in 2021. We will perform parts of the science operations for the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST), in formulation for launch in the mid-2020s, and we are partners on several other NASA missions. Our staff conducts world-class scientific research; our Barbara A. Mikulski Archive for Space Telescopes (MAST) curates and disseminates data from over 20 astronomical missions; and we bring science to the world through internationally recognized news, education, and public outreach programs. We value our diverse workforce and civility in the workplace, and seek to be an example for others to follow.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

Recruiting majors: All Engineering Majors; All IT/Computer Majors; MATH; FIEC

Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.

Visit & to read more about who we are and the products we make!
Recruiting majors: ECON; HAPP; PSYC

Full-Time, Part-Time, and Internship Positions Available
Whether you are looking for a new career or a way to put your professional network and experience to good use, we would love to meet with you to see if you would be a good fit for our team and the ever-changing voluntary benefits industry. We provide group insurance products, individual insurance products, and executive voluntary benefits to businesses throughout the area to strengthen their benefits packages and give employees the safety nets that they need. If you are interested in helping both businesses and employees benefit from your work every day, we could be the perfect match for you.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is hiring CBP Officers to work for the largest law enforcement agency in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). CBP's priority mission is protection our nation's borders by keeping terrorists and their weapons out of the United States. CBP Officers work in a fast-paced environment at more than 300 ports of entry located at international airports, seaports and land borders throughout the U.S. Using state-of-the- art technology and training, these frontline officers deter illegal entry to our country, intercept contraband, and interdict agricultural pests and potential diseases. JOIN AMERICS'S FRONTLINE

CBPO Job Descriptions:
Typical assignments include:
- Detecting and preventing terrorists and terrorist weapons from entering the United States
- Enforcing customs, immigration, and agricultural laws and regulations at U.S. ports of entry and preclearance locations worldwide
- Preventing the illegal trafficking of people, narcotics, and contraband into the United States
- Performing inspection, intelligence analysis, examination, and law enforcement activities including apprehension, detention and arrest relative to arrival and departure of persons, conveyances and merchandise at ports of entry
- Conducting developmental level officer duties to protect the U.S. homeland, enforce federal laws, and efficiently facilitate legitimate trade and travel
- Developing, planning, and participating in tactical operations
- Interacting with carriers, other agencies and foreign entities to exchange information and provide guidance on admissibility/compliance

Being a CBP Officer opens up many opportunities as your career advances. In your career, you may have the opportunity to do the following:
- Work internationally
- Conduct K-9 Inspection: Dogs are used to detect drugs, weapons, cash, and explosives
- Join the Special Response Team, the tactical and special response arm of the Office of Field Operations
- Join the Anti-Terrorism Contraband Enforcement Team (A-TCET), a specialized unit of the Office of Field Operations to seize drugs, weapons, currency, and illicit contraband

Recruiting majors: All Majors

UPS is a global package delivery company and a provider of supply chain management solutions. We offer positions in a variety of different job groups. At UPS we strive to inspire our people and business partners to do their best, by offering opportunities for personal development and success.
We are looking for students from all majors to join our team. We have multiple business units and opportunities that look for a wide variety of talent. Stop by our booth to learn more!
Recruiting majors: All Majors

This is your opportunity to get trained and certified to become an effective teacher who accelerates student achievement in urban schools and disrupts systems of racial and socioeconomic inequity.

Our four-year program includes:

1) A one-year co-teaching residency with stipend and benefits.
2) A two-year master's degree in education from Johns Hopkins.
3) A guaranteed three-year teaching job with full-time salary, benefits, 80 hours of 1-on-1 coaching, and a teaching certification by the end of year three.
Recruiting majors: All Majors

31 companies registered.