Big Data, Energy & Innovation
Professionals within this career community utilize mathematical reasoning and the scientific method to shape technological advances and affect change. It is common for careers within this career community to be involved in the development, maintaining, testing and evaluating solutions using predictive analytics or other advanced methods to extract value from data. These careers advance technology and science through computer programming, within oil, gas, and alternative energy industries, and participate in research and development in a wide range of industries.
Intentional Wandering Action Steps
Curiosity is the key to making the most of your college experience. Intentional wandering within your career community provides focus and purpose to your collective experiences. Explore, Practice and Connect in everything that you do.
Examples of Professions
Corporate Research and Development, Data Scientist, Geologist, Insight Analyst, Market
Researcher, Geophysicist, Toxicologist, GIS Analyst, App or Web Developer, UX/UI Designer,
Actuarian, Business Development Analyst, Pricing Analyst, Data Engineer, Economist,
Biologist, Physicist, Chemist, Statistician, etc.
Examples of Employers
ArcBest Corporation, Inuvo, Tata Consultancy, PrivacyStar, CA Technologies, GM, Dillards
IT, Mustang Technology Group, Acxiom, FIS, capSpire, Cerner Corporation, Applied Predictive
Technologies, BMW Manufacturing, Johns Hopkins University, JB Hunt, GEICO, USDA- Natural
Resources Conservation Service, Chesapeake Energy, EOG Resources, Southwestern Energy,
Devon Energy, Burns & McDonnell, EPA, Inteliblue
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Learn more about this Career Community:
A timeline for this career community both in and out of the classroom in order to prepare for a successful future. Also included are industry-oriented resources. Use these as guides to plan your own Fulbright College experience - make the most of your time here!
A sample resume when you graduate if you are part of the Big Data, Energy, & Innovation Career Community.
If you have questions, start with your academic advisor in the Fulbright College Academic Advising Center or visit the UA Career Development Center.
- Computer Programming Associations: Association for Computing Machinery, Association of Information Technology Professionals
- Computer Programming Careers: Occupational Outlook, Career Information