Entries by jbrim

Oakland Raiders Fan and Pinterest Fanatic

Name: Naomi M. Job Title: Card Operations Team Leader The road to Discover. In 2004, we were relocating from Texas and while driving into Phoenix, I saw the Discover logo on the side of the building. I knew that is where I wanted to work and did not bother applying with any other companies. I […]

Every day I look forward to advancing the platform my team is working on

Name: Danny L. Job Title: Scrum Master, Business Technology I have always been interested in the intersection of people and technology so I pursued a degree in Business Information Systems with a minor in Spanish from Illinois State University. I feel that my background as a first generation Mexican American enables me to bring a […]

Working for a “win-win” impact

Name: Basia P. Job Title: Director of Credit Risk Analysis I attended Northwestern University where I earned my bachelor’s degree in Math and Economics. I came across an opportunity at Discover on Northwestern’s career search site.  With degrees in Math and Economics, I was looking for a place where I could put my analytical skills […]

Columbia College Alumnus. PRIDE ERG Member. Lead Marketing Programs.

Name: Michael O. Job Title: Project Manager, Global Marketing & Marketing Chair, PRIDE Employee Resource Group How does your role contribute to the company’s goals? Within Global Marketing, we strive for acceptance—for merchants locally and globally to accept Discover (and our partners) as form of payment. When joining this team back in 2008, this was […]

Marathon Runner Keeps Her Feet on the Ground and Her Hands in the Cloud

Name: Heather M. Job Title: Senior Manager Cloud Engineering I would describe my role as a passionate Cloud solutions evangelist, student and enabler. I am keen on identifying efficiencies, targeting cloud capabilities and automation to drive value. Outside of work, I am part of the first Discover onsite MBA cohort, site coordinator and coach for […]

This Product Owner Doesn’t Own a Cookie Cutter

Name: Daniel Job Title: Product Owner When I was first starting out, I considered many career paths including being a pilot. However, in the end, I chose to study Information Technology, and that’s where I discovered my passion for the latest and greatest technologies. While in college, I supported the school administration, school board, and […]

Linking machines to learning.

Name: Suvadeep Job Title: Senior Manager, Data Science I manage analytics efforts for paid search and media channels for card acquisition. For my PhD dissertation I worked on the big bang machine in Geneva, Switzerland that led to the discovery of the Higgs Boson particle. After working at Fermilab for eight years, I decided to […]

Passionate person who loves to win…

Name: Jessica M. Job Title: Team Leader I started at Discover in June 2013 with the Military Work-at-Home (W@H) program at Dover Air Force Base (AFB) in Dover, Delaware in the second class and there were only 24 of us in the entire department back then! I started as an agent taking inbound application calls […]