Sponsor Spotlight

BU Spark!, our host for the high school PreHacks track during TechTogether, is an initiative to support student driven innovation and entrepreneurship in computer science, computer engineering and related disciplines at Boston University. BU Spark! aims to help students realize their technical potential by providing access to resources, knowledge, and expert networks to support their innovation journeys.

BU Spark! is housed by the Hariri Institute for Computing, the Institute initiates, catalyzes, and propels collaborative, interdisciplinary research and training initiatives for a better society by:
(a) promoting discovery and innovations through the use of computational and data-driven approaches
(b) advancing computing sciences inspired by challenges in engineering

Spark! has two primary programming tracks available to students: The Fellowship Program and the X-Lab.

Innovate@BU is a University-wide initiative to enable all BU Terriers to become drivers of innovation in their own lives, careers, and communities. Its physical home, the BUild Lab IDG Capital Student Innovation Center, hosts experiential learning programs that foster an entrepreneurial mindset by teaching innovation, communication, and collaboration skills.

Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes - from product discovery to final delivery. Wayfair generated $5.7 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended June 30, 2018. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 9,700 people.

The Wayfair family of sites includes:

  • Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, unbelievable prices on everything modern
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor
  • Perigold, unparalleled access to the finest home décor and furnishings

We are a rapidly growing company that’s revolutionizing the way the restaurant industry does business by pairing technology with an unrivaled commitment to customer success. We help restaurants streamline operations, increase revenue, and deliver amazing guest experiences through our platform that combines restaurant point of sale, guest-facing technology, and award-winning customer support. As a Toaster, you will be challenged to take on meaningful projects that will help shape the future of the company. Join us as we empower the restaurant community to delight guests, do what they love, and thrive.

Technology roles: technology.fidelitycareers.com

We create the technology that fuels our mission to help people live the lives they want.

Yes, we are a 70+ year, privately owned financial institution, but we are also a company that invests $2.5B annually in game-changing tech platforms. Our technologists change the rules--directly impacting on how we deliver financial services to our customers. You could say we have a startup attitude without the risk.

We are looking for technologists with a passion for data and changing the world.

We empower our associates to focus on new, forward-thinking ideas – from big data to mobile and cloud. Our teams work in every time zone around the globe and collaborate using the latest video and social media technologies.

Don’t be one of many--join us. Change the rules. Make a difference.

Red Hat’s dedication to, support of, and decades of involvement in open source communities lets us contribute useful technology, refine and harden it, and prepare it for the enterprise. This engagement comes with a promise: Keep these technologies open so everyone can help create, promote, and maintain better open source software and discourage patent aggression.

At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. With Microsoft Azure you can build, deploy, and manage applications with a comprehensive set of cloud services designed for you. We can't wait to see you at TechTogether Boston — where we'll be celebrating innovative tech projects with great prizes and swag. Start building the future now with access to 25+ free services on Azure and $100 in credit towards Azure paid services.

With award-winning desktops, laptops, 2-in-1s and thin clients, powerful workstations and rugged devices made for specialized environments, monitors, endpoint security solutions and services, Dell gives today’s workforce what they need to securely connect, produce, and collaborate from anywhere at any time. Dell, a part of Dell Technologies, services customers from consumers to organizations of all sizes with the industry’s broadest, most innovative end-user portfolio. At Dell, diversity and inclusion is a business imperative that delivers business and social value that is arguably as important to Dell Technologies’ continued market leadership as its technology strategy and execution. Our expertise in technology and innovation combined with our Culture Code helps fuel a high-performing company that wins with integrity, accelerates transformation and drives human progress that encourages positive change, empowering team members to be their true self, creating a culture where all team members belong and encouraging innovation in new ways.

To realize a different future for health care, we need a different kind of workforce. One that unites diverse backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives to help us disrupt, innovate, and break through. You could bring your tech and design talents to your average company—or you could use them to drive a visionary journey with us. We’re on a relentless quest to reinvent health care, and we’re building a skilled and fearless team to take the reins. Join one of our teams of developers, project managers, data analysts, and IT architects. Don’t hold back. Bring your true colors to Blue.

Software is changing the world, and we’re at the center of it all. With a customer list that reads like a who's who in tech, and a highly disruptive business model, we’re advancing the art of team collaboration with products like Jira Software, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello. Driven by honest values, an amazing culture, and consistent revenue growth, we’re out to unleash the potential of every team. From Amsterdam and Austin to Sydney and San Francisco, we’re looking for people who are powered by passion and eager to do the best work of their lives in a highly autonomous yet collaborative, no B.S. environment.

We're now accepting applications for 2019 Graduate Developers and 2020 Internships at bit.ly/TechTogether2019!

Our cloud ERP solutions, powered by technologies like the Internet of Things, Big Data and more, make a real impact on the world. SAP helps companies revolutionize everything from cancer treatments to flood prevention. We invest in research that can save lives, and we’re passionate about sustainability and social responsibility. We keep our entrepreneurial spirit by hiring millennials and young professionals who think differently and push businesses to do things simpler, faster, smarter, and more sustainably. Join SAP as an intern, a new grad, or even after a couple years’ experience. We’ll put you in the game – and happily invest in your career growth and development.

Two Sigma is a different kind of investment manager. We view the world through a technology lens. We hire scientists, software engineers and academics who tackle the world’s most challenging financial problems. We look for solutions grounded in data science and research, and powered by technology. And we are finding ways for our platform to reshape new industries, from insurance and securities to private investments and venture-backed startups. Come seek with us.

Interested in joining one of the world’s biggest tech shops? Start your software engineering career with JPMorgan Chase. Collaborate with technology industry experts on innovative solutions that help drive communities, industries and businesses forward. From our cutting-edge trading platforms to digital payments and hybrid cloud solutions, our investment in technology helps fuel our firm’s future – and yours. Join us and you’ll see your creative solutions applied in real time, making an impact on our global business. We’ll help you build your skills in our intensive training program, and you’ll learn from talented and supportive colleagues. Ready to be part of the one of the world’s biggest tech companies? Join our Talent Network by going to the website below:

Slalom Build is a highly-scalable, high-velocity modern technology builder. We work with clients to close the distance between dream and reality, imagined possibility and technical realization. We do this by blending design, product engineering, analytics and automation, in close rhythm with our partners. Slalom Build lives and breathes a culture of relentless optimism, incessant curiosity, and an all-consuming visceral reaction to inertia. We are engineers, makers, planners, architects, and designers. We choose to imagine things made better, and then set out on a journey to realize what’s possible.

At IBM Research, we invent things that matter to the world. Today, we are pioneering the most promising and disruptive technologies that will transform industries and society, including the future of AI, blockchain and quantum computing. We are driven to discover. With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research is one of the world’s largest and most influential corporate research labs.

Bloomberg is building the world's most trusted information network for financial professionals. Our core product, the Bloomberg Terminal is an independent and unbiased source of information for our clients – everyone from C-Suite executives, traders, analysts, government officials, business heavyweights and news professionals around the globe.

Our 5,000+ engineers, developers and data scientists – are dedicated to advancing and building new solutions and systems for the Bloomberg Terminal in order to solve complex, real-world problems. We roll out new software daily which encourages our teams to work together on how best to design, build and deploy these systems. No other company processes the breadth and depth of financial data into meaningful and actionable information as well as we do.

Validity is a leading global provider of data integrity and compliance offerings that thousands of organizations worldwide rely on to trust their data. With highly-valued products including BriteVerify, DemandTools, DupeBlocker, and PeopleImport and its new Validity Trust Assessments, Validity is empowering organizations worldwide to make better decisions, and confidently plan for continued growth.

We value a highly collaborative, cross-functional, positive culture and approach to developing products. Craftsmanship,inclusiveness and ownership are important to us.

MathWorks (creators of MATLAB and Simulink) is the leading developer of mathematical computing software for engineers and scientists. Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on its products to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and development. MATLAB and Simulink are used throughout the automotive, aerospace, communications, electronics, and industrial automation industries as fundamental tools for research and development.

More than 5000 colleges and universities around the world use MATLAB and Simulink for teaching and research in a broad range of technical disciplines.

We strive to be a source of hope and trust, offering a solid foundation for the financial future of our clients. In all that we do we focus on making a difference- not only with our products, but in our community, in the lives of our employees, and for the environment.

In Technology at John Hancock:

  • - Your work will make a difference.
  • - You’ll have the opportunity to make to shape the future of the insurance and investments industries with innovative technologies.
  • - You’ll partner with the best talent in the industry to help our clients achieve their dreams and aspirations.
  • - With offices in Canada, the United States and Asia, your opportunities are unlimited.

So … if change and transformation excites you and you want to be part of the team that is redefining how we build technology in the insurance and investment industries – join us!

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) is a state economic development agency dedicated to accelerating the growth of the clean energy sector across the Commonwealth to spur job creation, deliver statewide environmental benefits and to secure long-term economic growth for the people of Massachusetts. MassCEC works to increase the adoption of clean energy while driving down costs and delivering financial, environmental, and economic development benefits to energy users and utility customers across the state.

Balsamiq is the maker of the industry-leading rapid wireframing software that combines the simplicity of paper sketching with the power of a digital tool so that teams can focus on what's important. Balsamiq is a small and personable company that competes on usability and customer service. Balsamiq believes work should be fun, and that life is too short for bad software.

Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

At Liberty Mutual, technology isn't just a part of our business, it's what drives us forward. Join our tech team and you’ll have opportunities to work on complex problems using emerging technologies. Our culture of evolution and innovation leads to projects that can positively impact lives; and we want you to be involved in creating, implementing and updating our solutions. As part of our team, you’ll be working at a Fortune 100 company that’s one of the fastest growing in the insurance industry. Check out our #TechAtLiberty on Twitter to see what we’re all about!

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.


Capital One is more than just a bank, and way more than just a job. Our goal of bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking has become an essential part of our associates’ day-to-day work. We bring together smart, curious people who thrive on collaboration to become powerful teams. If that sounds like you, read on and get your career started with us!

BookBub is a rapidly growing startup launched by serial entrepreneurs and run by a team gathered from the publishing and tech industries. Every day millions of readers use our service to discover great books, and thousands of leading publishers and authors work with us to drive sales and find new fans.

Connecting readers with great deals on ebooks is just the beginning for BookBub. The rise of digital publishing is altering the way books are found, purchased, and read. We’re expanding our team to help address the challenges and opportunities of the publishing industry while continuing to help readers find books and authors they’ll love.

Shutterstock is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, videos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of over 650,000 contributors, Shutterstock adds hundreds of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 250 million images and more than 12 million video clips available.