You put on a robe, walked across a stage, shook a few hands and smiled for a picture or two.
Graduating from your respective university is an immense accomplishment. You're ready to take on the world. And while some of your friends may have locked down their first jobs months ago, you have strategically waited until this very moment to make your move.
But don't settle for just any job — find a job that will launch a career. With positions ranging from engineering to sales, we've put together a list of six tech companies here in NYC that are looking to add a few 2017 grads to their growing teams:
Who they are: Managed by Q is building a comprehensive technology and service platform that helps offices run more efficiently. The company handles everything from catering to cleaning to IT.
Where they are located: 6th Ave. and Spring St.
What they are looking for: Account Executive - Digital Advertising
Who they are: Yelp is a business review website founded in San Francisco in 2004 that has grown into a $3 billion tech giant. With 4,000 employees worldwide, their swanky New York office is one of their biggest.
Where they are: Madison and E. 24th St.
What they are looking for: Junior Financial Analyst
Who they are: Birchbox is a subscription service offering a personalized method for discovering, learning and shopping for products in the market.
Where they are: Madison and E. 27th St.
What they are looking for: Software Engineer
Who they are: Blue Apron is a New York-based subscription service that delivers everything you need to make fresh meals. Their affordable food kits are composed of pre-rationed ingredients and cooking instructions easy enough for even the most kitchen inept individual.
Where they are: Crosby St. and Howard St.
Who they are: Oscar is a health insurance company that employs technology, design and data to humanize health care. Their approach provides customers an easy solution in a very complicated marketplace.
Where they are: Houston St. and Lafayette St.
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