Strengths of CFM students
Students in CFM develop strong mathematical reasoning and creative problem solving skills while simultaneously amassing expertise in computer science and finance.
Solid understanding of computer systems, applications, and mathematical foundations of computer science including:
Strong knowledge of and experience with financial analysis, decision making, planning and monitoring, and problem solving in finance and business including:
We need motivated people who can help develop the next generation of algorithmic trading systems. We're always on the lookout for graduates with a solid grounding in computer science and finance.
CFM students alternate between terms of school and terms of work and are available year-round. Work terms are usually four months long, but CFM students can also accept eight month opportunities.
The Computing and Financial Management students we’ve hired from University of Waterloo provide a fantastic fit, a great blend of technical, analytical & business skills – ideal for driving the transformation to a Mobile-First, Cloud-First world at Microsoft Canada.
Thank you to the employers who have hired CFM students! You truly enrich the student experience, as they do your organizations. For those who have yet to experience the benefit of hiring a CFM student and are interested in learning more about what they have to offer, please connect with the Program Manager.