Student Spotlight - Janani Jayaraman

A recent graduate of the Master of Science in Management Information Systems program, Janani Jayaraman says she had the opportunity to choose between job offers from prestigious firms such as Goldman Sachs, Citi, Vericle, and Roger West Creative Code, thanks to the connections she made during her time at the University of South Florida College of Business. She accepted a position with Goldman Sachs in Jersey City, N.J. , where she will be working as a programmer analyst beginning in March.

Jayaraman, who earned a bachelor's degree in information technology from BSA Crescent Engineering College in Chennai, India, credits USF for providing her with a great environment to network and develop her career. While a student, she served as a systems analyst intern with Verizon Communications, where she created websites and databases. She also participated and won two prestigious competitions with IBM – Exploring Lotus: The XPages Adventure (2011) and IBM Master the Mainframe (2010).