Entries by jbrim

Celebrating with PRIDE during Covid-19

COVID-19 has presented us with unique challenges, changing how we’re able to connect with our community and honor traditions. We asked members of our PRIDE Employee Resource Group (ERG) their favorite memories of past celebrations and ways they are keeping PRIDE alive this year. Hopefully, this finds you in good spirits and you can celebrate […]

Discover News COVID19 Update

COVID-19 Update for Recruitment, Onboarding and Training Efforts…

Twin, Music Lover, and Customer Service Coach and EVO Team Leader

Name: James C. Job Title: Evolution (EVO) Team Leader, US Cards – Marketing & CSE A supportive atmosphere. I was hired as an external Team Leader. When I came into interview, I visited the Phoenix office and saw firsthand that the employees found value in what they did.  In addition to watching employee work with […]

Discovering Possibilities

Name: Nidhi K. Job Title: Senior Manager, Software Engineering, Business Technology Getting started While pursuing my MBA at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, the career department was assisting me in my job search, and Discover came up as the top company to work for based on my criteria. Long story short, I ended up […]

The Right Balance at Discover

Name: Annu S. Job Title: Principal Software Developer, Business Technology Search for the right balance Before I joined Discover, I worked for multiple Fortune 500 organizations, juggling heavy workload and arduous day to day routine on a regular basis. When we welcomed a child in our family, I started to look for an organization with […]

Texas Transplant, Math Wiz, and Data Science Analyst

Name: Maddie W. Job Title: Data Science Analyst in Portfolio Analytics and Credit Strategy From intern to analyst to recruiter. I started as an intern in the summer of 2018 and then was offered an analyst position after I completed my last year of graduate school. After packing up my (very limited) winter gear, I […]

Retired Naval Officer, Soccer Enthusiast, and Product Manager

Name: Anthony R. Job Title: Product Manager, Network Services, Infrastructure Services, BT Wanting to grow and lead. My team is responsible for delivering reliable, robust and emerging network services to our consumers and customers. We have matured the network to meet rapidly changing business requirements through numerous optimization and automation efforts. We’re extremely proud of […]

Senior Manager in Services Management Finds a Way to Help the Frontline

“After seeing all the PPE shortages in the news, I decided to put my 3D printer back to use.” – Chris H. My wife has a small business where she bakes and decorates cookies for birthday parties, graduations, and other small events.  She always bought cookie cutters on Amazon, Etsy, etc.  A few years ago, […]

Grow and Move

  Name: Kirsten D. Job Title: MBA Marketing Leadership Program Management To Michigan and back When looking for internships during my first year of the MBA program at University of Michigan, I found, at the time, Program. I was looking for a marketing internship at a very customer-focused company and from the description of the role […]