Weijia Mao

Weijia Mao

Operations Research and Information Engineering
Financial Engineering


MEng Concentration: Financial Engineering
Anticipated Graduation Date: December 2018

Education (previous degree): University of California, San Diego; Bachelor of Science, Major in Mathematics-Computer Science


  • Creditspectrum Corp: ABS Analyst Intern (Summer 2017)
  • Project: Participated in designing an internal system to subscribe new stocks at Penghua Fund Management Co., Ltd (Summer 2016)
  • Workshift Solutions: Web Developer Intern (Summer 2015)
  • Habitat for Humanity: Collaborated with other volunteers to build new homes for the poor (Summer 2011)

Hobbies: Playing the piano, playing basketball, and traveling

Why do you want to pursue a career in finance?

l find the intensity of the industry extremely thrilling and I want to take on new challenges, where I can best utilize my strengths.

What makes you unique?

I am a quick learner with strong memorization skills, making me a highly effective worker.