Candidate:

Mr. FAANG Analyst

About Me:

I was born and raised in Europe with roots in southeast Asia and am currently working in Japan at a FAANG company as a Program Manager. I have a computer science background, with many smaller side projects. Also, I founded a company with 2 colleagues that supports other start-ups on how to build their data infrastructure.

Schools:

Target School: MIT Sloan

Considering: Stanford GSB, Columbia, Harvard

See More Profiles For: MIT Sloan

Application Status: Open

Details:

Undergrad School: Technical University Munich

Undergrad Major: Computer Science

GPA: 3.3

GRE: 323

Age: 24,  Ethnicity: Asian or Indian

Extracurriculars: Co-found a start-up that provides consultation about possible AI use cases, and Coordinator of a Japan-Germany Exchange program.

Work History:

Title: Program Manager

Industry: Technology

Company: Fortune 100 Top 10

Length of Employment: 1 yr, 3 mos

Title: Business Analyst

Industry: Technology

Company: Fortune 100 Top 10

Length of Employment: 1 yr, 6 mos

Big Life Wins:

– Getting promoted after the first year as a Business Analyst.
– Leading a deal event as a Program Manager that had millions of customers.

Post MBA Goal:

3 key areas for improvement: Grow general leadership skills, build a network, and study entrepreneurship.
Short Term: Return to FAANG as a Technical PM to learn how to lead tech teams effectively.
Long Term: Found my own tech company.

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  • Emma Bond, Fortuna Admissions | Odds Assessment: 60%

    I’m a fan of your profile. You sound like someone who looks to make things happen. You’ve got some positives as evidenced by the fast-track promotion from analyst to program manager, and given your computer science degree and your FAANG experience, MIT is an obvious choice. It also sounds like you have a role open for you on your return from b-school, which makes you a safer bet for the admissions committee in Cambridge. At present you don’t have a lot of work experience behind you, so you’ll have to convince of maturity and value-add to the very competitive MIT classroom, but one of the things that really stands out here is your global profile. You’ve grown up in Europe, and you’re currently working in …

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