IN THE NEWS
Need to automatically and securely verify a download is legit? You bet rget this new tool
Brandon Philips (BS CS 2007), a member of the technical staff at Red Hat, has created a software tool called rget for Linux, macOS, and Windows, to make it easier to determine whether downloaded files can be trusted. The Register
Computer science education: Research supported by Google
Google funds research by Jennifer Parham-Mocello, assistant professor of computer science, to improve K-12 computer science education in Oregon. EECS YouTube
OPPORTUNITIES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
NEW! 2019 Eugene Tech Tour
Thursday, October 3 | 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Eugene, OR | Tourist: $10; Student: $5
Join the Technology Association of Oregon for the largest open house of tech companies in Oregon. Tourists will wind their way through the city to find out what technology companies are working on, experience their company culture, network with other tourists, and find out about jobs available in this fast-growing industry.
NEW! 2019 Bend Tech Showcase
Monday, October 7 | 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm | OSU-Cascades Co-Lab | Student: $5; TAO Member: $10
Join the Technology Association of Oregon for the largest open house of tech company showcase in Central Oregon. OSU Cascades Computer Science Students are invited to arrive between 4 PM-5 PM & the event will be open to the General Public from 5 PM-8 PM. Attendees will hear from each company about who they are, what they do, what they are looking for in their employees, and jobs that they have open.
NEW! Apply now to be part of Oregon Bio 2019: Innovating and Scaling our Region's Growth
The Oregon Bio 2019 annual event, held on October 29, 2019 at the World Trade Center Portland Auditorium offers local researchers and entrepreneurs a forum to share their exciting bioscience developments. This one-day event features the Company Pitch Fest, Research Fast Pitch and our popular Bio on the Vine networking event. Apply for the Company Pitch Fest by September 16. Apply for the Research Fast Pitch by September 22.
NEW! NW Electronics Design and Manufacturing Expo
Wednesday, October 2 | 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Tektronix Campus, Beaverton, Oregon | $5
The NW Electronics Design & Manufacturing Expo (NEDME) is the premier trade show and networking event for members of the high-tech industry in the Pacific Northwest. NEDME connects local businesses with engineers, entrepreneurs, buyers, and reps in a fun atmosphere that promotes innovation and learning. Attendance is only $5 and 100% of proceeds are donated to the Oregon Food Bank so the discount would be applied to the tech sessions, which are normally $15 per session. The event also includes lunch and we reimburse TriMet tickets.
Register now for the 2019 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium
This symposium, hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and the Arts, provides undergraduates with an excellent opportunity to showcase their research or creative activity. OSU undergraduates in all years of study, all academic disciplines, and all stages of research or creative work (including works in progress) are eligible to present. Students will be able to choose whether they would like to present a poster and/or a 3-minute lightning talk. We also invite students with artistic/creative projects and distance students to reach out so we can do our best to accommodate other presentation types. The deadline for registering is August 23rd at 11:59pm. The event will be held on the morning and afternoon of Thursday, September 19th (exact time and location TBA).
2019 Vancouver Tech Tour
Tuesday, September 17 | 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Co-Lab Coworking, Vancouver, WA | Tourist: $10, Student: $5
Tourists will wind their way through the city to find out what cool technology host companies like are working on, experience their company culture, network with other tourists, and find out about jobs available in the fastest growing industry in SW Washington during our second annual event. Vancouver Tech Tour will culminate back at Co-Lab Coworking with an After Party at 7:00 pm with more networking and prizes.
2019 PDX Talent Match
Thursday, September 26 | 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm | Portland | Job Seeker: free
Technology Association of Oregon invites job seekers and tech companies to participate in PDX Talent Match an exclusive hiring fair designed to initiate personal introductions between local talent and technology companies who are actively hiring in the Portland-Metro area. Interested job seekers submit their information through a resume portal. Should a job seeker be chosen by a participating company, TAO will forward an invitation to attend the PDX Talent Match networking event.
Google Conference and Travel Scholarships
To help break down the barriers that prevent underrepresented groups in technology and business from attending leading conferences, we're excited to offer Google Conference and Travel Scholarships for selected conferences in the tech industry and related fields. Scholarships are available in North America for all traditionally underrepresented groups in technology and business (including, but not limited to: African American/Black, Hispanic/Latinx, Native American, persons with disabilities, women and veterans).
PhD Final Exam – Benjamin McCamish
Tuesday, August 13 | 11:00am to 1:00pm | KEC 1007
Usable and Scalable Data Querying for Scientific Discovery
Co Advisors: Arash Termehchy, Eduardo Cotilla-Sanchez; Committee: David Maier, Liang Huang, Alan Fern; GCR: Kyle Niemeyer
Oregon State is utilizing Handshake as the central job and internship database. Please visit Handshake and create an account to access these opportunities. Let Handshake find the jobs for you with custom search alerts.
Step 1: Log in to Handshake and navigate to the “Jobs” page.
Step 2: Set the filter criteria you want (e.g., full time vs internship, keywords, location, etc.).
Step 3: Once you are happy with your filter, select the “Get Email Alerts” button on the right hand side. You should see a pop-up stating “Created Job Alert” and your saved search parameters will now show up in the “Job Alerts” list. Create as many filters as you want.
Step 4: Set your notification preferences by clicking the “Email Alerts On” link under your job alert and selecting the frequency and method for job notifications.
Don’t forget to check out the AfterCollege job site, tailored especially for our EECS students.
Engineering Job Club (Online Version)
Sign up for Engineering Job Club, a weekly email series that breaks the process down into manageable chunks. This series will help you set reminders, stay motivated, and work toward landing that engineering position you want, all on your own schedule. Series begins April 8th, but students are welcome to jump in at any time. Register today in Handshake: Engineering Job Club
Student Materials Management Crew Member
We are currently hiring for a Student Materials Management Crew Member with an interest and skills in computers. Training is provided, however some experience with a variety of computer hardware and operating systems is helpful. This position would start in September. Note that an applicant would have to apply for both the Computer IT position and the Materials Management Crew Member position.
EECS Undergraduate Special Project Assistant: (Pooled Posting)
The undergraduate assistant performs hands-on experience in a research lab environment, to complement regular curriculum and enhance knowledge for future job placement. This person will receive lab orientation and safety training. This position will assist PhD students and/or professor in conducting research in robotics, artificial intelligence, computer science, graphics research functions, and electrical and computer engineering research functions. In addition, the assistant will receive mentorship on design, implementation and test multiple Electrical Engineering and Computer Science research areas.
Student Technical Assistant (CS175)
This position preforms a wide variety of work that supports the quality of education in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at the university. Positions may include activities such as mentoring, checking off work, holding office hours, helping with recitation, and/or helping with 2 hour labs with direct guidance from the supervisor.
OPEnS Lab Student Pool
The OPEnS Lab seeks undergraduate researchers to work in a hands-on technology-rich makerspace to produce next generation sensing technologies for environmental research. These hires will use 3D printers, microcontrollers, and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to conduct technical research and development to produce and test new instrumentation. These positions are expected to be temporary to fill gaps in staffing or assist with large deployments. Time commitment per week is negotiable (typically between 10 and 20 hrs academic terms and up to 40 during summer or non-enrolled terms). Hires will produce and test prototypes of the hardware and software.
College of Engineering Academic Tutors provide one-on-one support in specific subject areas, assist students in developing study strategies for particular courses, facilitate study group sessions, and provide test review sessions. Training and orientation are required to prepare students for this peer support position.
IT Support Technician - College of Engineering
This position is responsible for maintaining the workstations of various engineering staff members, managing surplus inventory, and other miscellaneous duties as assigned. Interacting with staff members; troubleshooting both software and hardware issues on computers and their peripherals; setting up new workstations and replacing old workstations; cable management; managing surplus inventory and submitting surplus pickup requests; communicating with coworkers.
CS Internship - 2nd Level Operations - Ericsson
We are now looking for two (2) Second Level Operations Interns who will assist in the coordination, management, execution and reactive maintenance activities that require a higher level of support than offered by the 1st level Operations. The interns will ensure that the services provided to customers are continuously available and performing to Service Level Agreement (SLA) performance levels. You will help with Assurance support activities. Incident management. You will assist with Problem management. Root Cause Analysis Activities. System administration. And you will work with Billing operations.
CS Internship - Ericsson
We are currently looking for two (2) Integration Engineer Interns to analyze, prepare, implement and verify the configuration and integration of a node, network and/or system. Your scope of work could include the scenarios of introduction, upgrade expansion, functionality and capacity. Plan the implementation of the product configuration / integration work. Execute product configuration. Execute integration and migration work. Prepare system test, module test and accept test. Work to identify and drive improvements. Post project activities. E2e technical understanding. Execute test. Scripting & coding. Triage of Defects and Defect Fix. Knowledge sharing and collaboration skills.
EE Openings for New NASA Humanoid Project
As an Electronics Design Engineer - NASA Humanoid Robot Power Systems you will: Report directly to the Electronics and Electrical Section Manager as part of group of over 30 other Electronics and Electrical Engineers. Work directly with NASA Johnson Space Center in designing the next generation of humanoid robot. Join the Valkyrie humanoid robot team in NASA’s Robotic Systems Technology Branch. Build on the success of the existing Valkyrie and Robonaut 2 humanoid robots and advance NASA’s ability to project a remote human presence and dexterous manipulation capability into challenging, dangerous, and distant environments both in space and here on earth.
Software Development Engineer-CASS
The Center for Applied Systems & Software (CASS) is seeking a Systems Development Engineer. This is a full-time 1.0 FTE, 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. This position is involved in enterprise software and systems engineering and requires considerable independent judgment. The individual in this position, and the student software development team that they manage, provide custom software solutions that support academic and non-academic units at OSU, as well as state agencies and other clients. The Systems Development Engineering position requires interacting with, leading, mentoring, and bringing together a diverse group of community members, including a variety of student team members.
Operation Systems Network Analyst - OSU Telecommunications
This position supports the mission of Information Services’ Network Operations Center team to provide the best possible enterprise network services to our wide customer audience across several different OSU campuses. The position functions within a team of professionals responsible for the overall OSU wired, wireless and voice enterprise network. The position will focus on (i) the support of the enterprise-wide wireless network infrastructure. The wireless network is now fully integrated into normal OSU operations and is critical to the productivity of all OSU employees, students and visitors. (ii) the support and administration of the edge network in more than 100 OSU buildings, across several campuses.
Manufacturing Engineering Technician - Intel Corporation
Intel seeks recent graduates, BS in ME, MfgE, ChemE, ECE, or Materials Science, with 0-2 years experience. Send resume to: Peiman Shahbeigi-Roodposhti (Ph.D.), Process Engineer, S6/7 MET Manager at email@example.com. Apply ASAP, applicants will be reviewed as received, until positions are filled.
Associate Product Manager - Schmidt Futures
Schmidt Futures is now accepting applications from graduating seniors or recent college graduates for our fall 2020 cohort of Associate Product Managers (APMs). APMs are an entrepreneurial group of technologists who are motivated to change the world. The program brings together talented young leaders with technical training in computer science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence, fields that are central to solving the world’s most pressing problems. The Schmidt Futures APM program is modeled after a program first developed at Google as a way to give new computer science graduates unusual freedom and leeway in creating high impact projects. Google APMs have gone on to senior executive roles at Google and leadership positions at numerous other companies.
Analyst Programmer - OSU Enrollment Management IT
This position serves as a member of the Enrollment Management IT staff which provides varying levels of support to the following departments: Office of Admissions & Scholarships, Honors College, Office of Financial Aid, Degree Partnership Programs, Office of the Vice Provost for Enrollment Management, and Pre-College Programs. This position will serve as part of the CRM and communications platform team for Enrollment Management. This position provides expertise in the development, validation, testing, usage, and optimization of business-critical technical systems and processes. Responsible for resolving non-routine problems as they arise, serving as a resource to stakeholders across campus. Helps to translate technical information to non-technical people, and provide training when the need arises.
Analyst Programmer - OSU Enrollment Management IT
This position serves as a member of the Enrollment Management IT staff which provides varying levels of support to the following departments: Office of Admissions & Scholarships, Honors College, Office of Financial Aid, Degree Partnership Programs, Office of the Vice Provost for Enrollment Management, and Pre-College Programs. This position is responsible for reviewing raw data and identifying trends, converting data into user-friendly reports. Utilize SQL Developer, SOQL, and other tools as applicable to develop reports for both internal and external users of Banner SIS, and the EM CRM environment. Review and validate reports generated by other campus units to ensure accuracy.
Cypress is hiring Analog/Mixed Signal Designers
Cypress Semiconductor is looking for Engineering Candidates to help us design our next generation of MCU and PSoC products. Work will include block and chip design tasks to develop our next generation of Programmable Analog Mixed Signal circuits and systems. Specific concentration will be on signal processing path circuits such as front end amplifiers, ADCs, SC filters and DACs. Additional focus will be placed on the Digital system design around Analog blocks which requires Digital design capability and the ability to apply this capability to Analog block development/integration. Work environment is focused on technical excellence with access to state of the art tools and equipment.
NEW! Tenure track CS position at Occidental College
The Department of Computer Science at Occidental College invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant or Associate level in Computer Science. We seek a computer scientist with a strong interest in building Occidental’s newly formed Computer Science major and who can contribute to its connections to other disciplines. While all areas of computational science will be fully considered, we prefer candidates with research interests in hardware, software systems (such as operating systems, databases, and networking), computer graphics, data science/statistics, security, or another area not currently represented in the department. We especially welcome faculty interested in collaborating with the social sciences, the humanities, and the arts, and who may contribute to existing and developing partnerships with other departments such as Black Studies, Music, and Media Arts and Culture. Deadline for full consideration is September 30, 2019.
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor-(Cybersecurity) - OSU EECS
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science invites applications for a full-time 1.0 FTE, 9-month, tenure track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean. This position in any area of Cybersecurity is to begin Fall 2020. Applicants must hold a doctorate degree in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or closely related field. The successful candidate is expected to initiate new funded research as well as expand, complement, and collaborate with existing research programs in the School, the College of Engineering, and beyond.
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Computer Science) - OSU EECS
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Oregon State University invites applications for one or more full-time (1.00 FTE), tenure-track, 9-month tenure-track, 9-month Assistant, Associate, or Full professor positions in the Computer Science areas of software engineering, programming languages, data-intensive systems, and theory to begin Fall 2020. Applicants must hold a doctorate degree in Computer Science or closely related field by the start of employment. The successful candidate is expected to expand, complement, and collaborate with existing research programs in the School, and to perform duties related to teaching, student advising, and professional service.
Instructor Pool 2019-2020 - OSU EECS
The College of Engineering for School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science invites applications for 9-month part-time instructors to teach on a term by term basis for the 2019-2020 academic year. These appointments are fixed-term, non-tenure track, with the possibility of renewal at the discretion of the School Head. Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the School Head. Instructors may be needed to teach courses in E-campus, undergraduate and graduate areas.
Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (Artificial Intelligence)
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Oregon State University invites applications for full-time, nine-month, tenure-track Assistant, Associate, or Full professor positions in Artificial Intelligence to begin in Fall 2020. Applicants must hold a doctorate degree in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Computer Science, or a closely related field.
Computer Science Instructor Pool - OSU-Cascades
OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon invites applications for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure-track full or part-time Instructor positions to teach on a term by term basis for the 2019-2020 academic year. The intention of this pool is to collect applications for current or future opportunities and does not necessarily imply a position is available at this time. Instructors may be needed to teach on campus undergraduate courses in the following areas: Computer Science, Software Development, Web Development.
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