IN THE NEWS
Big energy savings: Building the world's smallest electro-optic modulator
Researchers at Oregon State University have designed and fabricated the world’s smallest electro-optic modulator, which could mean major reductions in energy used by data centers and supercomputers. “This is by far the most exciting research I have ever done because of the impact the device will bring and because of the challenge it was for design and fabrication,” said Alan Wang, associate professor of electrical engineering in the OSU College of Engineering. For their invention, Wang and his doctoral student, Erwen Li, leveraged technology also developed at Oregon State: transparent conductive oxide materials. Science Daily
Students use computer skills to counter sex trafficking
Computer science students at OSU-Cascades used their skills Saturday to help a Bend-based nonprofit counter online sex trafficking. The event was not about hacking into computer software, but developing a more streamlined system for the nonprofit to use on a daily basis. Yong Bakos, a computer science instructor at OSU-Cascades, said he first met with members of the Guardian Group last year during a Hackathon event in Bend that included students from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Tyler Nielsen, 20, a junior at OSU-Cascades, was a part of the voluntary event Saturday. He said he was motivated to help, in part from studying sex trafficking in a government class last year. Bend Bulletin
Shaping the future of robotics
When you imagine the technologically advanced world of the future, you are likely to think of robots. Robots are already sorting mail and manufacturing products, but they are not yet fully integrated into our lives in the way that science fiction depicts. Integrating robots into our lives is central to the research of new faculty members Julie A. Adams and Heather Knight. And yet their areas of research are very different. EECS
NOT NEWS, BUT OF INTEREST
10 Most In-Demand Programming Languages of 2018
With the arrival of a new year, software developers face a rapidly changing landscape. Platforms and business needs are evolving while programming languages are either gaining or falling in popularity. Developers looking to keep their careers on track should acquire new skills, brush up abilities in areas they've long neglected, and reluctantly bid farewell to favorite tools that are rapidly losing their luster. Information Week
SEMI Professional Development Seminar
Friday, March 2 | 8:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1900 SW 4th Ave, FAB 2500A (second floor), Portland State University
Learn about career opportunities in high tech and acquire valuable, practical information that will help you choose career directions and plan for success. Attendance is free, but registration is required. Register by February 23, 2018.
8:30 am Breakfast
9:00 am Intro/ Semiconductor Industry Overview
9:25 am Career Opportunities in Semiconductor Industry
10:05 am Networking Break
10:20 am Break Out Discussions (Topics TBD)
11:00 am Panel Discussion
11:45 am Closing remarks, followed by networking lunch
Do you love animating data, creating science apps, illustrating engineering concepts, or taking photographs of the natural world? In the Vizzies, sponsored by the National Science Foundation and Popular Science, your handiwork can receive its due glory and win cash prizes.
Volunteer for FIRST® Tech Challenge!
OSU Robotics Club is hosting the FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC) competitions at OSU's Kelley Engineering Center on January 27th and 28th. We are looking for volunteers! There are many roles as simple as security up to trained positions as referees. Volunteers will get **FREE FOOD**. If you are interested in volunteering, please use the following website to sign up: https://my.firstinspires.org/FIRSTPortal/Login/VIMS_login.aspx. Feel free to contact Jessica Fang (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions, comments, or concerns.
CS PhDs needed for workshop in China
Western Oregon University needs to find someone to teach for a two week workshop on “Intro to Computer Science” at Guangxi Medical University” in Nanning China in June 2018. Everything will be covered including the visa fee, international and domestic flights, hotel and meals, local transportation, plus a $2,000 compensation.
Have your voice heard and help shape the future of mental health at OSU!
Please complete a short survey that should take less than 10 minutes to complete and will give you the option to participate in a drawing for the chance to win a $50 gift card to the OSU Beaver Store. The purpose of the survey is to hear from students about their concerns, needs, and suggestions on how OSU can best serve the mental health needs of the campus. This information will be used to improve the mental health programs in your community. Complete this survey by February 2nd to be considered for the gift card incentive drawing.
CASS Software Development Series
Learn the latest software development tools and techniques from the group who knows it best - CASS!
- Basic Track: Intro to Building Web Applications using Python
January 24 | 5-7pm | KEC 1005
A hands-on, two-part workshop on building a Python Web Application using Django.
January 25 | 5-7pm | KEC 1005
Stanford Research Conference - Apply to Present
Stanford University’s Undergraduate Research Association is seeking applicants to present at their annual Stanford Research Conference. Undergraduates from across the country are invited to apply! In fact, a handful of students from OSU presented at the Stanford Research Conference just last year. This is an excellent opportunity to network with students and faculty from other institutions. Applications are due January 28.
Super Model Design Competition
Tech Soft 3D wants YOUR best 3D assembly to be the poster model for Tech Soft 3D products! Contestants are required to submit an original 3D mechanical part or assembly that will be judged according to overall quality and model complexity. Winning contestants will receive recognition and cash, with the first place prize of $1500. The submission deadline is March 15, 2018.
Cornell Materials Science and Engineering M.Eng Information
Cornell’s Materials Science and Engineering M.Eng. enhanced program is designed to develop the professional engineering leaders of the future who understand the Technical, Business, and Legal, Ethical and Social Issues in Technology. The MSE M.Eng. program is designed to give you hands on experience while doing an internship and equip you with entrepreneurial skills to become true tech leaders. The Fall admissions deadline has been extended to April 1, 2018!
RESEARCH EXPERIENCES FOR UNDERGRADUATES
Research and Experiential Learning for Undergraduates (RELU) - Oregon State University School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
The OSU School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is offering $1,000/quarter scholarships for undergraduate students to work on projects with faculty members. In this way, we will provide Research and Experiential Learning opportunities for our EECS undergraduates that demonstrate, through experience, the practical and gratifying results of being in our majors. Application deadline: Friday, January 26, 2018.
Argonne National Laboratory Internship Opportunities
Argonne is a multidisciplinary science and engineering research center, where teams of world-class researchers work alongside experts from industry, academia and other government laboratories to address vital national challenges in clean energy, environment, technology and national security. This environment makes Argonne a great place for undergraduates to participate in cutting-edge research and develop a skill set for the next stage in their career. Argonne offers a number of internship programs across various science and technology disciplines that range from a seasonal appointment to a co-op experience. Application deadlines: January 12 - February 1.
Eco-Informatics Summer Institute
The EISI is an NSF-funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program that supports students from computer science, mathematics, ecology, earth science, engineering, and statistics. Students work in interdisciplinary teams to conduct field work at the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest. The students then analyze the “big data” developed at the Andrews to apply cutting-edge methods and models for investigating the dynamics of plant-pollinator networks and of river networks. If you are considering graduate study or a professional career in environmental science, computer science, or mathematics, you should be aware of the exciting opportunities and new career pathways that you could follow through integrative study. Application deadline: February 2.
Robots in the Real World - OSU Collaborative Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CoRIS) Institute
We offer research experiences in all aspects of robotics, for students with backgrounds in computer science, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, mathematics, physics, social science, or any closely related fields. Research projects span a wide variety of applications, from legged robotics to multi-robot coordination to human-robot interaction to grasping. Application deadline: February 9.
Coastal Carolina University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Overview. The Coastal Carolina University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (C-SURF) is a 10-week research program designed primarily for math, physical science, engineering, and computer science students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and have completed at least two years of undergraduate coursework. C-SURFers collaborate with researchers on potential projects that integrate computing and geoscience to advance our understanding of the coastal zones, climate variability, weather forecasting, oceanography, big data analytics, and related topics. Application deadline: February 10.
Cognitive and Autonomous Test Vehicle (CAT Vehicle) Research Experience for Undergraduates - University of Arizona
Students will be working on a real autonomous car with technologies dealing with control systems, robotics, cognitive communications, machine learning, software engineering, etc. Participating students will gain experience in writing academic publications, preparing and giving presentations, and in articulating the story of their compelling research problem and its solution. Participants will gain experience in applying their research to an actual autonomous vehicle. Application deadline: February 15.
High Performance Computing - South Dakota State University
REU participants will be engaged in an intensive ten-week program of High Performance Computing (HPC) and data analysis research in the areas of: Computational and Applied Mathematics & Statistics; Engineering and Technology; Biological Sciences. Student participants will also be actively engaged in HPC/Big Data and Data Analysis training sessions. In addition, student researchers will participate in holistic, integrated research activities focused on the responsible and ethical conduct of research and professional development. Application deadline: February 28.
Wayne V. Black Memorial Scholarship Award
In 2006, the Board of Directors of the Energy Telecommunications & Electrical Association (ENTELEC; www.entelec.org) established the Wayne V. Black Scholarship Award. Through its strategic plan, ENTELEC is committed to providing quality educational programming for all levels of energy professionals from novice to executive. The Applicant must be working towards a Bachelor’s degree in one of the following curricula: Engineering/ Engineering Technology, Computer Science/MIS, Pre-law, Political Science, Telecommunications/Information Technology. The Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident or Canadian citizen. Application deadline: January 26, 2018.
Idaho National Laboratory Graduate Fellowship
The INL Graduate Fellowship program is designed to identify exceptional talent in research areas aligned with INL's strategic agenda to enable the current and future mission of the INL. The program, a collaboration between INL and universities, provides mentoring and financial support for outstanding students who plan to enroll in graduate degree programs. The posting will close February 1, 2018.
Scholarships for Women Studying Information Security
The SWSIS program provides scholarships of up to $10,000 for women studying for their Bachelors and Masters degrees in fields relating to information security. The purpose of these scholarships is to provide assistance to women at the formative stages of their careers in these fields. Application deadline: February 1, 2018.
L'Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowships
The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations. Applicants must have a conferred PhD and have started in a postdoctoral research position by February 2, 2018; must maintain the status of postdoctoral researcher throughout the fellowship year; must be American born, naturalized citizen or permanent resident; must be affiliated with a U.S. based academic or research institution; must plan to conduct their postdoctoral studies and research in the U.S. Application deadline: February 2, 2018.
Microsoft Tuition scholarship
Microsoft awards tuition scholarships each year to encourage students to pursue studies in Computer Science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines. You must be enrolled full time in a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time the application is submitted. The scholarship is open to students pursuing Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related STEM degree. Maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0. Application deadline: Feb 9, 2018.
SPIE Scholarship Program
The Optics and Photonics Education Scholarships are available to SPIE student members located anywhere in the world, in high school (pre-university/secondary), undergraduate and graduate programs, who are studying in optics, photonics or a related field. The key criterion in evaluating and ranking applications is the "prospect for long-term contribution that the granting of an award will make to the field of optics, photonics or related field." Need, in and of itself, shall not be considered as a criterion. Application deadline: February 15, 2018.
Generation Google Scholarship
The Generation Google Scholarship helps aspiring computer scientists from underrepresented groups excel in technology and become leaders in the field. Selected students will receive 10,000 USD (for those studying in the US) or 5,000 CAD (for those studying in Canada) for the 2018-2019 school year. Application deadline: March 2.
Anita Borg 2018 Grace Hopper Scholarship - Application opens Jan. 17th
The Grace Hopper Conference (GHC) is arguably the largest conference for women in information technology in the United States. GHC 2018 is in Houston, Texas on Sept. 26–28 and is an incredible opportunity to connect with many major tech companies and learn from women in the field. The Anita Borg Scholarship includes individual registration, hotel accommodations, airfare, and travel stipend. Application opens Jan. 17th and is available through March 7th, so make sure to apply!
Apriorit Computer Science Scholarship Program for College Students
Apriorit offers a $1000 educational technology grant for high school seniors and college freshmen who have been enrolled at a college or university for a computer engineering or computer science program this year. We want to support young people passionate about IT and planning to build their career in this field. Application deadline: July 1, 2018.
MS Final Examination – Yunfan Li
Wednesday, January 24 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | KEC 1007
Accelerated Reply Injection for Removing NoC Bottleneck in GPGPUs
Major Advisor: Lizhong Chen; Committee: Ben Lee, Bechir Hamdaoui, Thinh Nguyen; GCR: Yelda Turkan
The Science Gap by Jorge Cham, creator of PHD Comics
Thursday, February 8 | Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center | 9 a.m. lecture followed by book signing | Free and open to the public
Thought-provoking yet humorous, this talk will examine the need to close the disconnect in both communication and perception between researchers and the public, and how scientists and academics need to find new ways to collaborate in order to solve future challenges.
2018 Graduate Research Showcase
Thursday, February 8 | LaSells Stewart Center and CH2M Hill Alumni Center
The 2018 Graduate Research Showcase is a daylong opportunity for graduate students to advance their professional knowledge and skills, network with industry partners, and share your research with industry, faculty, peers, and the community. We are also pleased to welcome Jorge Cham, who will be giving the keynote at a luncheon exclusively for College of Engineering graduate students who present a poster and/or attend the career panel. Please read the schedule and details regarding the Graduate Research Showcase, and learn what last year’s graduate students had to say about the event.
Experience Oregon Tech
Wednesday, Feb 21 | 3:30 pm to 7:00 pm | Matt Knight Arena, Eugene | FREE (Ticket Required)
Experience Oregon Technology is a Technology Association of Oregon (TAO) initiative that brings top students from Oregon Colleges and Universities together with premier technology companies in the state. This program introduces students (at no cost) to Oregon’s large and growing tech industry, everything from the exciting startup scene to global leaders in technology. Students who participate will tour industry companies and network with CEOs, CIOs, HR managers, Marketing Managers, Business Development Managers, Project Mangers, programmers, designers, and interns – the entire spectrum of roles. Students will learn about the culture of these companies and get a huge head start on the many internships and jobs available there.
Hack for a Cause
Fri, Apr 6, 2018, 5:00 PM – Sun, Apr 8, 2018, 6:00 PM | Downtown Athletic Club, Eugene
We believe that with the power of the internet anything is possible, which is why we are challenging you (yes, you!) to help us change your community and maybe even the whole world. It starts with an innovative idea to solve problems impacting local organizations; it ends with a hackathon and the opportunity to present your finished product to local businesses and entrepreneurs who can then, in turn, revolutionize with these new tools.
Ignite TAO: Tech v9
Wednesday, April 25 | 5:30-8:30pm | Alberta Rose Theatre, Portland
Ignite is a high-energy evening of 5-minute talks by local people who have a burning idea and the guts to get onstage and share their personal and professional passions. Quick, fun, thought-provoking, social, local, and global - Ignite is all of these and more. This Ignite is focused on all things tech. As an attendee, you'll learn about emerging, innovative, unconventional, inspiring, locally-sourced concepts and tools, and connect with a diverse and passionate crowd of like-minded innovation enthusiasts. Speaker applications are officially open and we encourage applicants to send in their forms, which are due by Friday, February 23rd.
JOB SEARCH AND CAREER ADVICE
College of Engineering Career Drop-In Hours
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10AM-2PM | 124 Johnson Hall
Have a quick career development question? Come by our fall drop-in hours to get pointed in the right direction.
What to expect at the second interview
Congratulations, you did it—you survived the screening interview and got a callback. While the first round of a job interview is all about going over your qualifications and resume, round two is often where the real vetting happens. To get you ready for round two, Monster mapped out some of the most common questions and situations you’ll face so you can get prepped and be ready to dazzle your interviewers. Monster
What Your LinkedIn Profile Should Look Like in 2018
Nearly every industry uses LinkedIn to find and vet job candidates, and over 90% of recruiters rely on the site, according to data from the Society of Human Resource Management. So your profile can’t just be a storage unit for career contacts — it needs to be a living, breathing record of your professional life. Money
Most Common Job Search Mistakes to Avoid
Job searching is all about being careful. Be careful about what you write, what you say, how you apply, and how you pitch your qualifications to employers. Done right, it will help you get hired. Done wrong, you'll make your job search much more of a challenge. The Balance
Student IT Assistant - OSU College of Agricultural Sciences
This position's primary task is to provide hands-on and over-the-phone end-user support to Roots customers in the College of Agricultural Sciences. Secondary tasks include assisting other support technicians, responding to tickets in the helpdesk ticket queue, system builds/rebuilds, and duties and projects as assigned by the helpdesk Manager.
CN Service Desk Pool - OSU Client Services
Members of the IS Service Desk are the first line of technical support for Community Network clients and students, staff & faculty at Oregon State University. Client Services is responsible for all aspects of IT support for its customers.
OMN Interactive Web Designer
Create interactive graphics and features for Orange Media Network web and mobile sites, under the direction of the Web & Mobile Manager. Continually communicate with the Engagement Editor to stay updated on current events and plans, and receive assignments for building interactive features. Work closely with news team and content creators across Orange Media Network to create unique online features such as timelines and maps to complement news stories, blog posts, and other content, through platforms including but not limited to KnightLab and Google Tools. Produce one new interactive online feature each week.
Student Technical Assistant (Math Grader)
This recruitment will be used to fill part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week) Student Technical Assistant (Math Grader) positions for the Mathematics Department at Oregon State University (OSU). This position assists an instructor with grading various assignments in upper division courses. Grading and scoring homework assignments and exams for a 300-level course.
Student Information Technology - OSU COSINE Helpdesk
Members of the Cosine helpdesk are the first line of technical support for the Colleges of Science, Liberal Arts, Education and a few departments in the College of Agriculture at Oregon State University. Cosine is responsible for all aspects of IT support for its customers. Fields support requests via walk-in, email or over the phone. Researches, troubleshoots and answers computing questions; instructs where needed. Builds and repairs computers; troubleshoots operating systems and application errors.
Student Energy Analyst: OSU Energy Efficiency Center
The OSU Energy Efficiency Center is hiring Sophomore, Junior, and Senior engineering students (all disciplines) with excellent technical aptitude; and a proven ability to apply themselves, learn new technologies, work independently, and complete assignments in a timely manner. Center analysts tour regional facilities, collect data and prepare engineering recommendations for industrial and other clients to improve energy efficiency, reduce waste generation, and increase profitability. This position offers the successful applicant a great opportunity for quality experience and professional development. Applicants must be able to work with the center at least one school year and two summers.
SEMI Northwest Chapter student ambassador (volunteer) position
The SEMI Americas Pacific Northwest (Oregon and SW Washington) Chapter is looking for a Student Ambassador to help promote local SEMI events and activities (such as Breakfast Forums – next one is April 2 on “The Data Explosion” – and Professional Development Seminars – next one is March 2 at PSU). This is a volunteer position that will take at most a few hours per week (and not every week), but will serve as an invaluable introduction and networking opportunity with the thriving (even booming) electronics value chain industry in Oregon.
Student Web & Communications Assistant - OSU Institutional Analytics and Reporting Communications
This position will assist the Communications and Engagement Manager in the creation of a new IAR website. Additionally, the Student Web Developer will support the IAR team in the daily tasks required to migrate and maintain content to the new IAR site, build and test new web-based features, as well as assist with the communication and marketing of these technologies and IAR services to the OSU community.
2018 Summer Internships: Applications are open -- apply early!
Intern Software Development - Autodesk
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic scrum team of Software Engineers with the Autodesk team at Portland, Oregon. Implement prototypes and software components for a web-native mechanical design software package. Work closely as a member of a scrum team to design, analyze, develop, test and deploy complex and critical features. Collaborate with Engineering stakeholders (Architects, Leads, Product Managers, Users) to explore, analyze, experiment and develop innovative solutions. Participate in agile development processes, and advise in code reviews.
Ocean Exploration Trust 2018 ROV Engineering Internship
The Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Engineering Internship Program aims to train undergraduate and graduate students studying engineering in sea-going operations. Engineering Interns work with our ROV team, learning how to maintain and operate the ROVs Hercules and Argus. The position entails an approximately 4-5-week period working aboard E/V Nautilus. Applications due by January 26.
Analyst Programmer - OSU Enterprise Computing Services
The services provided by the Information Services Units, including Academic Technology, Enterprise Computing, Infrastructure Services, and Web and Mobile Services, assist the university community by facilitating the transmission of knowledge of expertise to its members thereby enhancing their ability to be productive, valued and esteemed members of the University serving the State of Oregon. This position provides design, analysis and programming support for a web services API infrastructure for data propagation, as well as the analysis and development of other tools and product integrations. This position functions within a team-based management environment.
Google Quantitative Analyst Internship and Full Time Opportunities
We’re inviting PhD students to apply for our Quantitative Analyst Internship opportunity for Summer 2018. We are also hiring for Full-time Quantitative Analyst opportunities if you are graduating this Spring. Quantitative Analysts work across the organization to help shape Google's business and technical strategies by processing, analyzing and interpreting huge data sets. Using analytical rigor and statistical methods, you mine through data to identify opportunities for Google and our clients to operate more efficiently, from enhancing advertising efficacy to network infrastructure optimization to studying user behavior. You work with Engineers, Product Managers, Sales Associates and Marketing teams to adjust Google's practices according to your findings. Identifying the problem is only half the job; you also figure out the solution.
Analyst Programmer - OSU Enterprise Computing Services
This position provides analysis and programming support for administrative information systems. This position is a member of a focused team of application developers and analysts in the creation and maintenance of products and services using existing or new technologies and applications, utilizing formalized application development methodologies and structured project management methodologies and tools. These outcomes are designed to enhance and/or improve departmental and campus processes, and provide the best possible customer service experience. The incumbent will work with administrators and users through the processes of analysis, design, coding and testing to provide appropriate enhancements and maintenance for administrative computing product suites as well as other software packages necessary to the business of higher education.
Analyst Programmer - OSU Shared Use Organization
This position provides expertise in the development, validation, testing, usage, and optimization of business-critical technical systems and processes. This position is responsible for resolving non-routine problems as they arise, serving as a resource to stakeholders across campus and serving as a Salesforce Administrator. This is a split position supporting IT solutions using Salesforce for both the Human Resources Benny Hire application (50%) and for Information Services Student Success efforts (50%) within the OSU Shared Use Organization.
University Graduate Roles: Apply now! Full-time roles are rolling admission.
Career opportunity for Japanese-English bilingual engineering majors
Feb. 17 & 18 (Sat. & Sun.) | San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront
DISCO International, organizer of the largest job fair for Japanese-English bilingual students, will be holding the San Francisco Career Forum in February. At this Career Forum, there is a high demand from participating companies seeking students with a engineering-related background. Unlike typical job fairs, companies from all different industries will be holding several rounds of interviews during the Career Forums. Some will even make offers by the end of the events.
ANR Group Student Intern Program
An internship with ANR Group Inc and an assignment to work at the Hanford site is an opportunity for college students to work on meaningful projects that have a unique history. These internship assignments provide professional development opportunities for college students in a number of disciplines, including: engineering, business, science, environmental, construction management, health and Safety, and many other fields. Challenging work experiences are provided for students who are willing to work hard and eager to build work experience towards their degree.
Summer Internship - Columbia Gorge Research
Columbia Gorge Research LLC (CGR) is looking for an intern with MATLAB experience, an interest in fiber optic sensor technology. The intern will be responsible for supporting data reduction, lab system tests, and generating reports. CGR performs field tests for customers on an as-needed basis. The summer 2018 intern may be offered the opportunity to support these tests.
ECE & CS Internships - Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
As a member of the Facilities & Operations Services team, you will help to engineer the magic. You will be part of a team that works each day to design, build, service and maintain a level of service that exceeds our client and guest expectations. Your team's responsibilities may include: provide strategic and project support for new and existing attractions and facilities; develop global design and safety standards; design and supervise the fabrication and testing of enhancements and new designs for ride vehicles and systems; provide software services for ride, show and other process control systems being developed and installed in the Disney parks.
Internship at Autodesk (Portland): Visual Design, Simulation UX Team
The Simulation UX team in the Manufacturing group designs solutions for products that focus on Generative Design, simulation of metal additive manufacturing, plastic injection molding and computational fluid dynamics (CFD). We are looking for a talented visual designer, skilled at web, mobile and desktop design to help us align the visual interfaces of our many products. Some of these products are established desktop software that need an overhaul and others are new web interfaces that need ongoing visual design support. Additionally, we are embarking on a new strategy focusing on generative design for one of our oldest desktop products. As part of this strategy shift, we will need someone who is exceptional at dealing with data visualization for multi-objective genetic algorithms (MOGA). We need to make this easy for our customers to understand the output of these types of algorithms so they can make good design decisions easily.
Autodesk Internship (San Francisco): Security, GDPR & Privacy by Design
The Product Security at Autodesk is seeking a talented software engineering intern with an interest in learning about and gaining hands-on exposure to security and privacy practices. You will have the opportunity to work closely with Security and Privacy Champions, Security and Privacy Engineers, and many others throughout Autodesk. The ideal candidate will have a background in software development. The role includes writing code, primarily with NodeJS, to automate the collection and reporting of metrics into the Product Security Dashboard, to assist with effective measurement of progress and compliance to privacy requirements.
Software Engineering Internship at Autodesk (San Francisco)
Responsibilities: Build new features, with unit tests, that can support our growing user base. Build scalable and complex web applications and platforms that support large-scale 3D graphics, big data and machine learning. Evaluate current software architecture and implement enhancements as required. Help develop and maintain high quality code by pairing in a TDD process with senior tech leads. Build and scale automated testing infrastructure to support rapid hands-off QA. Cross-team collaboration and coordination to ensure reliable, secure, available and scalable releases.
Internship Machine Learning Robotics - Autodesk (San Francisco)
The Autodesk Applied Research Lab is a multi-disciplinary team, whose job is to explore the future landscape of automation and look for blind spots for Autodesk. We pursue a broad scope of inquiries – from Advanced Robotics, Machine Learning and VR/AR, to Storytelling and Future of Work. At Autodesk, we have a unique advantage of accessing 3D model data from a wide range of industries, from architecture and manufacturing, to films and video games. Data from these diverse areas connect everything from conceptual design to physical instantiation of objects and environments. As such, we have an unprecedented opportunity to apply machine learning to these cross-pollinating data across industries that don’t typically coincide, to solve a broad variety of problems. This summer we are looking for a Machine Learning Robotics intern who will help bridge the gap between simulated reality and the real world using machine learning and robots.
Internships at Autodesk
Our interns work on real projects that are challenging and make a difference. Every year we hire hundreds of interns, co-op students and new grads to join our global teams and experience incredible access to our technology and industry mentors. With opportunities in Software Development, Cloud Technologies, Computer Graphics, Data Science, Mechatronics/Robotics, Reality Computing, Machine Learning, Research Engineering, Quality Assurance and Web Automation, you’ll be a part of an important mission creating innovative technology to help people imagine, design and create a better world.
Technical Support Specialist - Autodesk
Reporting to a Technical Support Manager, you are responsible for resolving customer issues reported to us via phone, chat, web, online forums, and other channels. In addition to reacting to customer issues, you may also engage in a variety of proactive support activities; developing and presenting webinars, hosting Q&A sessions on our online communities, and publishing technical articles in the Autodesk Knowledge Network (AKN).
Product Security at Autodesk
Our team of security experts helps Autodesk design, build, deploy and maintain secure products. We are embedding security in the full spectrum of how we build our products from inception, design, development, testing to how we are running them in the cloud as well as how we are responding to any existing or emerging threats to our products or the building blocks of our products and services. We are looking for an Application Security Engineer with 0 to 3 years of software development experience to join the Product Security team at Autodesk. The ideal candidate will collaborate closely and frequently with thousands of software engineers across Autodesk to help them design, develop and test with a security-first mindset.
Electrical Engineer--Entry Level - Boeing
We are looking for energetic, creative, and self-driven Electrical Engineers to work on Commercial Aircraft Electric Systems. The candidate will work in a collaborative, exciting environment supporting new products, improving existing products, and/or supporting our fleet of airplanes in service. The job offers the opportunity to be mentored by senior engineers and work with world class experts across functions (design, suppliers, manufacturing, and in-service support). You will develop or modify your hardware and software designs through the lifecycle including requirements definition, architecture definition, design development, testing, and monitoring performance in service. You will research basic technologies for potential application.
Faculty Positions in Data Science - Purdue University
Data Science aims to accelerate the advancement of knowledge in a wide variety of fields to enable more rapid discovery and advances in technology. Problems to be solved range from machine learning and data analytics, deeper analysis of experimental data, new algorithms for improving these areas, to computer systems optimized for rapid analysis and energy efficiency. Purdue’s College of Engineering is looking to significantly expand its capabilities in all of these areas. We are seeking multiple highly qualified individuals in the broad area of data sciences. Areas of emphasis include machine learning and data analytics, signal processing and coding, optimization, artificial intelligence, statistical inference, and computer systems research. Candidates with an outstanding research record and a proven capability of interacting with researchers across different areas of engineering will be favored.
Partial list of jobs posted in the past week through LinkedIn (these are just a few of the hundreds of jobs listed). Sample jobs:
- EE/CS - Software Development Engineer/Electrical Engineer | Matthews International - Corvallis, OR
- Jr. Electrical Engineer | BRPH - Everett, WA
- Hardware Development Electrical Engineer | SpaceX - Redmond, WA
- Electrical Engineer | Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. - Portland, OR
- Electrical & Software Design Engineer | Stor-Guard, LLC - Portland, OR
- Electrical Engineer | CTA Inc. - Seattle, WA
- Electrical Engineer - Radio Frequency 2 | DiverseLynx - Redmond, WA
- Engineer - Control and Electrical Systems Wire Harness | Hyster-Yale Group - Portland, OR
- Intern Software Engineer (Summer 2018) | Puppet - Portland, OR
- Communications System Engineer | SpaceX - Redmond, WA
- Web Developer | Leatherman Tool Group - Redmond, WA
- Software Development Engineer I (SEM) | Expedia, Inc. - Bellevue, WA
- Planet Interactive | Planet Interactive - Portland, OR
- Network Support Specialist | Bigleaf Networks - Portland, OR
Don’t forget to check out the AfterCollege job site, tailored especially for our EECS students:
- Data Center Facility Operations Electrical Engineer, University Grad | Facebook - Menlo Park, California
- Product/Electrical Engineer - AutoCAD | Siemens Corp. - Grand Prairie, Texas
- Analog IC Design Engineer, Power | Silicon Laboratories Inc. - Austin, Texas
- Electrical Engineer | Cannon Design - Arlington, Texas
- EDP Engineer | Viavi Solutions - Santa Rosa, California
- QA Engineer Electornics, Entry Level | Lockheed Martin - Littleton, Colorado
- Electrical Design Engineer II New College Graduate | Applied Materials, Inc. - Santa Clara, California
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