Graduate student Konner Holden is the recipient of a 2019 Thin Film Division Graduate Student Award from the American Vacuum Society. As a winner of the Graduate Student Award, Holden is also a finalist for the AVS James Harper Award, the Thin Film Division's premier, competitive graduate student award is in honor of James M.E. Harper, who was a pioneer in the thin film areas of interconnects and silicides. Holden is advised by professor John Conley.
IN THE NEWS
Machine learning challenges and impact: an interview with Thomas Dietterich
In an interview with NSR, Prof. Thomas Dietterich, the distinguished professor emeritus of computer science at Oregon State University in the USA, the former president of Association of Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI, the most prestigious association in the field of artificial intelligence) and the founding president of the International Machine Learning Society, talked about exciting recent advances and technical challenges of machine learning, as well as its big impact on the world. National Science Review
OPPORTUNITIES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
NEW! 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.
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.
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).
Unifying Semantics-Aware Querying
Monday, July 29 | 10:00am to 10:50am | Milam 202
Michael Benedikt, Professor, Computer Science Department, Oxford 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
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.
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! 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.
NEW! 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.
NEW! 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.
NEW! 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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