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2024 Code For Good - Hong Kong



Hong Kong
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Job Description

At J.P. Morgan ‘Code for Good’ Hackathon, we bring coders, technologists and non-profit organizations together to solve real-world problems.

You will experience firsthand how we use technology to inspire change, foster inclusion and make a difference in our communities. Work alongside our tech experts, meet our recruiting teams and experience what it’s like to work as a Software Engineer at J.P. Morgan.

Code For Good Hong Kong Hackathon Event Date: Friday, 18 October, 2024.

Over the course of the Hackathon, you and your team will:
- Develop a technology solution for a leading social good organization.
- Get to work side by side with our expert J.P. Morgan Chase technologists
- Be encouraged to come up with cutting-edge ideas that could make a difference for the people who need it most
- Coders will be attending the event in-person and will require a personal laptop/desktop to participate. Further details and instructions will be provided to successful applicants

Ahead of the Hackathon, we will run a bootcamp, share helpful resources, and host Q&A sessions to help you settle into a collaborative environment and prepare for the main Hackathon event. The Bootcamp is specially designed to introduce you to key tools and platforms that will help you achieve a successful hack during the event, especially if you are new to the hackathon space.

Who are we looking for:
- Students pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree with expected graduation of September 2025 to July 2026
- Available for full time internship from June – August 2025
- Foundational knowledge of programming languages (e.g., Python, Javascript, Java, C++, C#), databases, data structures and algorithms
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
- Exceptional problem-solving ability
- Relevant internship experience and leadership in school or community organization

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills
- Computer Science and/or Engineering majors are preferred while other majors may be considered

ow to apply:- Please read the Official Rules before you start this application- Complete the online application by Sunday, September 22, 11.59PM SGT/HKT- Selected students will be notified on a rolling basis via email with final event detailsApplication Process & Next Steps:- Submit a complete and thoughtful application including your resume, internship experience, passion for technology and leadership experience. in short, help us to get to know you beyond your resume and provide as much information as possible.- If you are shortlisted to the next stage, you’ll receive an email invitation to complete a coding challenge powered by HackerRank. This is your opportunity to further bring your resume to life and showcase your technology experience to our recruiting team and hiring managers.- HackerRank completion is required, and incomplete assessment will disqualify your application so make sure you will complete this step as soon as you receive the email. As the program is highly competitive, we strongly encourage that you apply and complete these application as soon as possible.- JPMorgan Chase is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that respects all people for their unique skills, backgrounds and professional experiences. We will provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities. Please write to us at code.for.good.apac@jpmorgan.com if you need accommodation or if you have any questions.