IN THE NEWS
Google funds research to improve K-12 computer science education in Oregon
Jennifer Parham-Mocello, assistant professor of computer science in the College of Engineering at Oregon State University, has an idea to work computer science fundamentals into the existing K-12 mathematics curriculum. Google is supporting her idea with funding for a project to teach computational thinking — the foundation of computer programming — to future secondary math teachers studying at Oregon State. EECS News
Oregon State University researchers create method to make software more gender-inclusive
In recent years it has been discovered by Margaret Burnett and her team that the majority of software systems have unintentional gender bias favoring traditional male cognitive styles. Burnett wants people to understand that different individuals have different styles of problem solving. Anita Sarma, co-Director of GenderMag and Associate Professor at Oregon State University explains that making a person adapt to a cognitive style that is not their own cuts productivity. The Daily Barometer
2019 Graduates Speak
Austin Robinson, Nick McComb, Mary Jacobsen, Stephanie Hughes, Samantha Holman, and Chloe Johnson talk about their Oregon State experiences. EECS YouTube
Research and Development of the Use of Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning Technology to Leverage the Power of Grid Sensors
Eduardo Cotilla-Sanchez and Jinsub Kim are co-PIs, along with Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, on a $750K grant from DOE for "Machine Learning Guided Operational Intelligence from Synchrophasors." The goal is to make electrical infrastructure technologies more trustworthy and accesible. Department of Energy
OPPORTUNITIES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
Cybersecurity Summit: The Cyber Workforce
Thursday, July 18 | 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Oregon Institute of Technology, Wilsonville, OR | TAO Members: $10; Non-Member: $25
This Cyber Oregon Summit is the second of a three-part series throughout 2019. This Summit will focus on a major challenge facing cybersecurity professionals - how to train the next generation workforce and include education partners at the leading edge of addressing this challenge. Speakers include Rakesh Bobba, assistant professor of computer science at Oregon State University.
NEW! 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.
The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. Anyone who has already obtained a masters or PhD degree or who is within one year of graduating with a masters or PhD is welcome to apply. Applications from international students are welcome. Early Deadline: 2019-07-08.
NEW! Robotics Seminar Series: H.O.M.E – Highly Organized Multi-agent Enclosures
Tuesday, July 16 | 10:00am to 11:00am | Rogers 226
Jim Neilan, Computer Engineer, NASA Langley Research Center
NEW! Atomic Layer Deposition for Flexible Electronics: from Functional Thin Films to Thin Film Devices
Thursday, July 18 | 4:00pm to 5:00pm | KEC 1007
Jin-Seong Park, Professor, Division of Materials Science and Engineering, Hanyang University
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
NEW! Student Research Assistant - OSU Department of Biomedical Sciences
This position will involve developing tools for creating, validating, and analyzing a biomedical knowledge database. Research assistant will help write code, test cases, analyze test results, write documentation, report issues in the software issue tracking system, and participate in team meetings. This research project is under the supervision of the PI, Stephen Ramsey, and will be carried out in the Department of Biomedical Sciences (College of Veterinary Medicine) in Dryden Hall.
NEW! TOS Info Tech (Python Developer) - OSU Outdoor School Program
The Outdoor School Funding Application process for 2019-2020 and the Reporting process for 2018-2019 are complete and a student developer is needed to modify existing Python code or develop new code to help the Outdoor School Team manage and analyze the data from these two processes. The student will be asked to develop code (or modify existing Python code) to permit the Outdoor School Team to gather the reporting fiscal data from individual district excel spreadsheets into a single flat file spreadsheet for data evaluation. This student developer will also be asked to work with a data file output from Qualtrics that needs to be transformed to make the data usable to the Outdoor School team.
Graduate student funding – OSU Prototype Development Lab
The OSU Prototype Development Lab (PDL) connects the College of Engineering with businesses to create groundbreaking new products. A pending PDL client company wishes to develop a modular battery management system to efficiently draw energy from groups of cells having differing depletion thresholds. The resulting product is envisioned to be used in off-grid applications. The PDL is seeking an EECS graduate student interested in developing this product. The position will provide GRA funding for several terms. Please contact MIME Prof. John Parmigiani if you are interested.
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant - OSU Department of Physics
The Undergraduate Teaching Assistant assists instructors in undergraduate level Physics courses as directed. Duties may include proctoring exams or grading homework, mid-term and final exams. More advanced students may run discussion or laboratory sections.
Student Technical Assistant (Impact Studio Design Intern)
Impact Studio is where teams of faculty, students and staff develop, incubate and launch bold initiatives that advance Oregon State’s strategic goals. This paid Internship Program is designed to give hands-on experience researching the potential of business initiatives originating from the Oregon State University community. As a student design intern, you will take part in a variety of tasks needed to evaluate the audience needs, market potential, competition and industry landscape through primary and secondary research efforts, and you will actively contribute as an initiative core team member.
Student Project Assistant: Student Web Developer Assistant
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is seeking a Undergraduate or Graduate student for this hourly position. The student in this position will be expected to work between 5 to 20 hours per week. This position is responsible for maintaining and developing new features for the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science website for Industry and Partners events. This position will assist the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Corporate Relations Team and College of Engineering I.T. Team in maintaining the accuracy of industry contacts. Requires professional customer service skills as this person will communicate directly to students and industry professionals in a timely manner.
Info Tech Assistant - Intercollegiate Athletics
Provides technical support to Athletics faculty and staff. Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and support of computer hardware and software. Must be pursuing Technology Based Major – Have basic foundation of knowledge and skills of technology and information systems generally obtained through an AA degree in computer science, information systems, educational technology, communications, or related fields, or similar certified course work in applicable fields of study.
Corporate Customer Service Representative - OSU Civil & Construction Engineering
The School of CCE is seeking a Corporate Customer Service Representative for the summer 2019 and during the 2019-2020 academic year. Duties: Utilizing Salesforce to perform maintenance of stakeholder database by searching via the internet reviewing spreadsheets and existing databases to determine accurate contact information. Contact stakeholders via telephone and email. Assist Industrial Relations Coordinator with preparation of CCE events.
NEW! Virtual Internships with the U.S. Government Students Can Do from Anywhere
The Virtual Student Federal Service program, or VSFS, is for students from across the country who wish to connect with government agencies and grow their knowledge through real-world projects. Projects include strengthening human rights monitoring, developing virtual programs, engaging in digital communications, mapping, economic and political reporting, data analysis, graphic design, and app building. This program is flexible, allowing students to work remotely and create their own timetable. To apply, students choose their top three projects between July 1st and 31st on USAJobs.gov.
Software Database Developer Intern
IBM is hiring a Software Developer Intern to work with our Db2 Database Engine Runtime development team. This position is for a 4-month full-time Summer/Fall internship. This internship offers the opportunity to learn valuable database engine skills and to experience the software development process from design, code, and test to delivering functionality used by some of the most demanding customers on the planet. You will be part of a team contributing to developing new database warehousing functionality in Db2, which is the core for many IBM products, including traditional on-premise DB systems, appliances (IBM Integrated Analytics System), and IBM’s cloud DBaaS offerings (Db2 Warehouse on Cloud).
NEW! High Performance Computing Manager - OSU College of Engineering
The College of Engineering is seeking a High Performance Computing Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. The position will represent the College of Engineering IT (COEIT) in partnerships with campus academic departments and other IT groups. This will require understanding and cooperation with other campus staff to identify, implement, and innovate the best shared or centrally hosted solutions and processes that minimize campus duplication.
NEW! Power & Data Systems Engineer - OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences
The College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences (CEOAS) is seeking a Power & Data Systems Engineer. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Oregon State University (OSU) manages the PacWave Project from a Project Support Office. The Systems Engineer will serve as a key member of the core research project team designated to successfully develop power and data management capabilities for the wave-energy cabled and autonomous test bed facilities. The Power and Data Systems Engineer provides design and implementation oversight in development of power and data networks for subsea and shoreside networks.
NEW! 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.
NEW! 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.
NEW! 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! Audio Research Engineers - Qualcomm
The Advanced Technology R&D team is looking for a research engineer with a passion for signal processing algorithm development for optimal sound experience on mobile devices. You will be working with cross-functional teams for commercialization of research deliverables in applications of dynamic speakers, Haptic and display sound. The team includes systems, hardware and software engineers developing and porting newly designed solutions to real live prototypes shown at trade-shows and other customer events.
NEW! Technician positions at Intel
Multiple MET (Manufacturing Engineering Technician) open positions are available here at Intel RA4 (day and night shift). Candidates should have bachelor degree in Mechanic, Chemistry, Electronic or Materials science with 0 ~ 2 years’ experience.
IT Professionals Needed - US Department of State
The U.S. Department of State is the United States’ premier diplomatic institution, with opportunities for IT professionals to serve our country overseas and domestically. If you are interested in this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, we are now hiring Information Management Specialists for Foreign Service careers.
UI/FE engineer, QA engineer - Warner Brothers
My team is part of the WBTech department at Warner Brothers in Burbank. We're a small team working on cutting-edge projects. Position 1: UI/FE engineer. Position 2: QA engineer.
Research Scientist - Rakuten
As a Research Scientist, you will work closely with engineers and the business team to improve various Rakuten services with machine intelligence. You will utilize your experience in data mining, natural language understanding, and computer vision to maximize customer satisfaction by implementing prototype solutions for existing products or launching new products. In addition, you will work closely with research communities by joining collaboration programs with universities, publishing papers, and contributing open source release.
Info Sec Program Manager - OSU Information Services Central Administration
The Information Security Program Manager assists in managing a comprehensive information security program for Oregon State University. This position provides highly specialized expertise to manage risk and compliance for a complex world class land, sea, space and sun grant university. Responsibilities include collaborating with business entities to determine information security requirements, development and implementation of new security initiatives, tracking and maintaining new initiatives that meet the stated risk appetite of OSU.
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.
NEW! 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.
NEW! 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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