Career Content Menu

Career Content
View Latest Posts
View Subscriptions
Posting Instructions

Active Bloggers

Beverly Johnson Beverly Johnson
class of
Kennedy Williams Kennedy Williams
Spelman College class of 2020
Reggie Culpepper Reggie Culpepper
Clark Atlanta University class of 1998
Kamal Imani Kamal Imani
New York Inst of Tech class of 1997
Temeka Wilson Temeka Wilson
class of
HBCU CONNECT HBCU CONNECT
Central State University class of 1995
Nicole Rankine Nicole Rankine
University of Georgia class of 2000
Will Moss Will Moss
Hampton University class of 1995

Microsoft Hosts Recruiting Event with HBCU CONNECT For HBCU Grads

Posted By: Temeka Wilson on September 22, 2021

Thursday, September 9th, Microsoft and HBCU Connect partnered together to host a virtual hiring event for both their Azure Hardware Architecture and Cloud Hardware Infrastructure Engineering teams. These two teams work together to ensure Microsoft is powering the computers with leading edge technology and revolutionary innovation enabling the customers to achieve more. These teams were specifically on the hunt for Hardware and Software Engineers.

At the virtual event, attendees heard from leaders in the field, including:
• Reynold D’Sa – Corporate VP, Cloud Hardware & Infrastructure Engineering
• Steve Scott – Corporate VP, Azure Hardware Architecture
• Zahra Lak – Principal Engineering Manager
• Skand Hurkat – Senior Hardware Engineer
• Frank Johnson – Manufacturing Engineer
• Darpana Munjal Loodu – Principal Software Engineering Manager

140 career candidates were able to get insight on this section of Microsoft learning there is a strong culture of growth, valuing of expectation from both employee and employer, as well as the capability of being diverse and inclusive. All the speakers were unanimous in how grateful they were to work for such a supportive community in training as well as engagement and their future goal is to continue to foster a large teamworking environment for all incoming talent.

Here is how you can see available job postings with this great company:
• Upload your resume to our website: https://hbcuconnect.com/microsoft
• The Azure team is actively reviewing resumes now!
• Connect with the speakers above on LinkedIn.

You can also view the event’s recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=urySxkd7v9...

Keep your eyes glued to HBCUConnect.com for other hiring opportunities with Microsoft and other companies!
If you enjoyed this article, Join HBCU CONNECT today for similar content and opportunities via email!

Microsoft Hosts Recruiting Event with HBCU CONNECT For HBCU Grads

Comments
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
Intel Hosts Recruiting Event with HBCU CONNECT
Johnson & Johnson Hosts Successful Diversity Hiring Event with HBCU CONNECT - Check It Out!
Accenture Hosts Successful Diversity Recruitment Event with HBCU CONNECT for Experienced Black & Latinx Professionals!
ServiceNow Hosts Succesful Diversity Recruitment Event with HBCU CONNECT for HBCU Students!
Intel Hosts Recruiting Event with HBCU CONNECT
Visa Hosts Successful Diversity Recruiting Event with HBCU CONNECT!
Latest Career Content
Do You Have Experience in Higher Education? If So, This Boston College Wants YOU!

Do You Have Experience in Higher Education? If So, This Boston College Wants YOU!

Boston College Law School is looking for someone with experience in higher education to fill its Assistant Director, Academic & Student Services position. The Assistant Director provides support ac ...more
Kennedy Williams • 43 Views • October 15th, 2021
Boston College Law School is HIRING an Associate Director of Academic Advising & Student Services, APPLY NOW!

Boston College Law School is HIRING an Associate Director of Academic Advising & Student Services, APPLY NOW!

Calling all HBCU graduates: Boston College Law School is looking for someone with direct experience in the area of student activities and academic advising to fill its Associate Director, Academic Adv ...more
Kennedy Williams • 40 Views • October 15th, 2021
Do You Have Experience Working in the Investment Sector on Sustainability-Related Issues? If So, This Job is FOR YOU!

Do You Have Experience Working in the Investment Sector on Sustainability-Related Issues? If So, This Job is FOR YOU!

Do you have knowledge of climate and energy issues and direct experience working in the investment sector on sustainability-related issues? If so, Ceres is hiring a Director, Investor Network, and wan ...more
Kennedy Williams • 50 Views • October 15th, 2021
This Sustainability Nonprofit Organization is HIRING and Wants You to APPLY!

This Sustainability Nonprofit Organization is HIRING and Wants You to APPLY!

Are you an HBCU graduate with excellent research and problem-solving capabilities and an interest in being part of a diverse workforce and willingness to support Ceres’ Commitment to Inclusion and Equ ...more
Kennedy Williams • 49 Views • October 15th, 2021
Are You Experienced in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, or Automotive Technology? This Position is FOR YOU! APPLY NOW!

Are You Experienced in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, or Automotive Technology? This Position is FOR YOU! APPLY NOW!

Are you an HBCU graduate with a background in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, or Automotive technology? If so, the Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) of the University of Rochester is looking to ...more
Kennedy Williams • 40 Views • October 15th, 2021
Popular Career Content
Considering an Internship?  Apply for the JP Morgan Chase BA Early Advantage Event!

Considering an Internship? Apply for the JP Morgan Chase BA Early Advantage Event!

BA Early Advantage At JPMorgan Chase we celebrate individuals who bring their unique experiences and different perspectives to the work that we do to serve our diverse customers and clients around ...more
Will Moss • 78,958 Views • February 24th, 2015
Careers on the east coast with Johns Hopkins Medical Center!

Careers on the east coast with Johns Hopkins Medical Center!

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center offers a unique environment to medical professionals from many backgrounds—an environment that combines the prestige and opportunities of a respected academic medi ...more
Will Moss • 43,047 Views • March 16th, 2009
Procter & Gamble Student Internship Program This Summer!

Procter & Gamble Student Internship Program This Summer!

Procter & Gamble is offering the experience of a lifetime. During the months of July & August 2011, P&G will host five different programs at our Global headquarters in Cincinnati, OH. These workshops ...more
Will Moss • 40,561 Views • March 8th, 2011
Today's Success Tip: Joachim de Posada says, Don't eat the marshmallow...yet

Today's Success Tip: Joachim de Posada says, Don't eat the marshmallow...yet

We were invited to the National Association of African Americans in Human Resource's reception held at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis during the SHRM conference, and the gift/tip we walked away with w ...more
Elynor Moss • 32,211 Views • June 29th, 2012
Grandson of Bethune Cookman University Founder Mary McLeod Bethune - Working to Hire More HBCU Students for Careers in Tech!

Grandson of Bethune Cookman University Founder Mary McLeod Bethune - Working to Hire More HBCU Students for Careers in Tech!

On October 1st, 2020, HBCU CONNECT and ServiceNow are partnering to host a special recruitment event to help HBCU Students land internships for the summer of 2021. ...more
Will Moss • 30,619 Views • September 30th, 2020