One of the highlights of being a Jigsawite is connecting with our Career Services team and getting access to a number of useful resources, right from CV preparation to interview preparation to interview facilitation. We think that it’s important that we support our students, not just by giving them solid analytics training that will make them job ready from day one, but we also believe our journey with them is more long term. We guide and try and ensure that we also help launch them into the analytics job arena.
Here is a quick low down of all the various career services we offer:
Resume appraisal The career services team, together with the faculty will work with you to help you make your resume more analytics-friendly. They will help you highlight specific experience and skills from your past experience that will appeal to analytics recruiters.
Interview Preparation Jigsaw has a vast question bank of questions that are commonly asked in analytics interviews. Students will have access to the database as well as other support from our faculty to prepare for the interviews.
We also have several articles on our blog that discuss interview preparation and career advice for data analysts, like Got an Interview Call for an Analytics Position? Go Prepared, 5 Tips to Crack an Analytics Interview and How to Become a Superhero Data Analyst and get that Edge in the Workplace?
We also have several firsthand accounts from students as to their experiences attending analytics interviews, how they made a shift in their careers and made it in the analytics world. Take a look at some of these articles and get inspired.
How Jigsawite Amit Kumar Reinvented his Career- From Finance to Data Analytics
Switching careers- From IT to Data Analytics
I did it! Jigsaw Academy student Rajesh Ramamurthy tells us how he made a career shift into analytics
Facilitating Interviews Jigsaw Academy has an extensive industry network and have been placed with some of the leading analytic companies like Genpact, WNS, Accenture, Citibank and Infosys. As part of our career services, you will have access to job listings exclusive to Jigsaw students. Our team continuously works to developing connections and identifing relevant openings for our students and then sets up interviews for them.