POSITION SUMMARY As students of BlackBerry, you will play an important role in the success of our business. BlackBerry provides you the opportunity to be amazing! We offer a dynamic work environment where you are encouraged to achieve your highest potential.
Each of our opportunities offers meaningful, hands-on experience working alongside industry experts. Working in BlackBerry’s Corporate Development & Strategic Partnerships team, the successful candidate will assist a team focused on developing and executing on the global corporate strategy.
The successful candidate will assist the team in assessing strategic opportunities through industry research and financial & strategic analysis.
Location : Mississauga, ON or Waterloo, ON Length of Term : 4 Months RESPONSIBILITIES Supporting Corporate Development & Strategic Partnerships team objectives on market, strategic and company specific analyses Developing market intelligence and insight on key industry trends (technology, IP, competitors, consumers, regulatory, etc.
and their strategic implications to BlackBerry Collecting and organizing market data for various technology sectors / products by working with industry and research analysts and preparing market and technology summary overview materials as well as strategic landscape analysis Preparing presentation materials and financial models Tracking company specific news and information and generating summary reports SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS Currently enrolled in a post-secondary education in Engineering / Computer Science / Business Bachelor’s Degree / MBA, or related field of study Demonstrate familiarity and knowledge of emerging technologies with an innate passion and curiosity for technology Enthusiastic, hard-working, humble and intellectually curious Practical knowledge of finance Strong analytical ability Highly organized and detail oriented Ability to develop opinions and articulate them clearly ADDITIONAL ASSETS High ethical standards Inherent love of technology Curious attitude and self-starter with strong interpersonal skills Familiar with trends in Enterprise Software, IoT, Connected Cars, and related technology market segments LIFE AT BLACKBERRY Various Snack & Beverage Programs at all locations Cafeterias and vending machines with subsidized prices at major offices Free parking and accessible public transportation at major offices Skills training and professional development opportunities Organization wide events and various social committees Local discounts and free swag Highly collaborative teams and supportive workplace culture Recreational leagues, fitness classes, and wellness sessions available in most locations