CS Career Connection

Job Board


The MET CS Job Board features technical positions typically sent directly from employers for MET CS students. If you are interested in a position, please respond to the contact information provided. While we review positions prior to posting, we also recommend that you always remain vigilant in your job and internship search.  Check out BU’s Career Center’s Jobs 101 for details regarding how to time your job search, what documents you will need and tips to avoid scams.

Where will a degree from MET CS take you?
Below is a short list of companies that recent alums work at as well as their job titles.

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TECH Talks


TECHTalk

TECH Talks are an excellent opportunity for students to hear from employers and industry experts on current trends, challenges, research, and employment opportunities. Students are encouraged to bring their resume when employers come to campus to discuss job and internship opportunities.

Need help updating your resume? Visit the Center for Career Development.
Resume services for online degree students/alumni through SMARTHINKING.

 



 

BU’s Center for Career Development & Handshake


An essential resource for students who require assistance in searching for job opportunities, updating resumes, learning about networking events and connecting with Alumni. Visit bu.edu/careers. Handshake is BU’s online hub for career resources, including internship and job listings, in the U.S. as well as around the world. These are provided exclusively for undergrads, graduate students, and alumni. You’ll have 24/7 access and be able to sign up for on-campus events, schedule a career counseling appointment, and upload multiple resumes, cover letters, and other employment-related documents.

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Smarthinking for Online Students


Available to online students and alumni of the online program. Smarthinking provides access to resume and cover letter review as well as live interview practice and coaching.

Read about Smarthinking >>

 

Career Advisory Network


BU’s CAN offers students the opportunity to speak with alumni who have volunteered to speak about their careers and offer advice. There are over 6,000 alumni representing a wide variety of industry and locals available on this network.

Log in to BU CAN >>

 

Project Management Professional (PMP) Overview


Free Non-credit course for Boston University MET students. This course facilitates self-study preparation for PMI’s certification exam: Project Management Professional (PMP). Register by sending an email of interest to Professor Kanabar at Kanabar@bu.edu. The course is offered twice a year in June and December.

Learn about PMP overview >>

 

Salary Negotiation Workshop


AAUW and the city of Boston have partnered to run salary negotiation workshops across the city with the goal of closing the gender pay gap. They also have an online version of this workshop at https://salary.aauw.org/.