13 Best Tech Companies For Internships, According to Their Interns

The 13 Best Tech Companies For Internships, According To Their


Reblogged from the Business Insider

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No part of the tech job market is more insane than the fight for interns. A few of my UBC Faculty of Management students have recently been very fortunate to land internship jobs with excellent high tech firms based both in Silicon Valley and in the Lower Mainland. The more industrious and resourceful UBC students should use these network connections to compete for their dream internship or first job.

The list includes: AMD, Blackberry (believe it or not), Cisco Systems, Facebook, Google, IBM Canada, and Intel.  I would add three more with a major presence in the Lower Mainland: Hootsuite, PMC-Sierra and Samsung
Companies are looking to snap up brilliant young college grads before their competitors do. Interns are looking for the right combination of training and fun.That leads companies to shower their interns with money, perks and challenging projects.Some 4,700 U.S. companies are looking for interns today, but not all internships are created equally, according to job-hunting site Glassdoor. Glassdoor just published its annual list of the 25 best companies for interns and, not surprisingly, the list was dominated by tech companies.Glassdoor, which rates companies based on feedback from employees, looked at the feedback interns gave on 20,000 U.S. companies to come up with this list.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/13-best-tech-companies-for-interns-2014-2?op=1#ixzz2tKGYk6Vn