Mercedes Kriesel

Career Placement Officer for MSOR & MSIE

307 S.W. Mudd

Tel(212) 851-2029
Office Hours: Mon, Tue & Thu 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM; Summer by Appointment  
Mercedes Gomez is a career placement officer who works with Industrial Engineering and Operations Research M.S. students to help them kickstart their search for their next internship or full-time role.

As an experienced engineer, Mercedes is passionate about supporting rising engineers and facilitating valuable resources to students. Mercedes enjoys teaching a coding class to students in Columbia's community in her free time.

Prior to joining Columbia, Mercedes worked at J.P. Morgan on FICC trading technology where she gained experience supporting and optimizing production for a client-facing risk management platform.

Mercedes is an alumna of the Industrial Engineering/Engineering Management program at Stevens Institute of Technology, where she served as Academic Affairs Committee Chair and conducted research for the School of Systems Engineering and the U.S. Department of Defense.