IN THE NEWS

Atlanta Science Festival kicks off with a bang Friday
The special human guest of this kick-off event is TED lecturer and roboticist Heather Knight, who has reassuring words for those concerned about the coming robot revolution: It’s already happened. “We are all cyborgs,” said Knight, a professor at Oregon State University. “We’re completely co-dependent on machines. We couldn’t do our jobs — and 40 percent of marriages wouldn’t happen — without them.” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Charismatic Robots by Heather Knight - Corvallis Science Pub
Watch Assistant Professor Heather Knight's presentation on social robots. "The reason we make technology is people. So the machines should adapt to us." EECS YouTube

Oregon wave energy test center gets $3M boost
Behind the scenes, Oregon’s wave energy ambitions got a boost just before the Legislature brought its short 2018 session to a fast close this past weekend. It came in the form of $3 million for Oregon State University's Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center that will help fund a test center off the coast at Newport that’s being counted on to create hundreds of jobs. Portland Business Journal

NOT NEWS, BUT OF INTEREST

Cybersecurity firm Carbon Black picks Oregon for West Coast hub
Online security company Carbon Black now has a research outpost in Hillsboro. The Massachusetts company said Tuesday that it has 20 people at its new Oregon office with the capacity to double that number. Carbon Black said it wanted a West Coast hub and "realized there is a strong network of top cybersecurity talent" near Hillsboro. The Oregonian

Microsoft's head of talent: We're 'transforming our workforce' to bring in fresh ideas
Chuck Edward, Microsoft’s head of global talent acquisition, has some advice for the 2 million applicants each year looking to land a job at the tech giant: be open about who you are and it's OK to be a little nervous. business magazine Fast Company’s website. He said hiring managers look at an applicant’s tech chops. But they also are looking for soft skills, including a candidate’s curiosity and ability to think on his or her feet. Puget Sound Business Journal

Autodesk, PIE, Uncorked Studios team up on new Portland manufacturing incubator
Three top local startup champions have launched an ambitious program that looks to foster new product startups and help entrepreneurs overcome challenges tied to making physical objects. Portland design and product agency Uncorked Studios, 3D software maker Autodesk Inc. and the accelerator Portland Incubator Experiment introduced PIE Shop, which will guide startups through the prototyping and manufacturing phases. Portland Business Journal

15 Best Places to Work in Technology
With the nation's unemployment rate now down to 4.1%, competition for top tech talent is fierce. Job candidates with highly desirable skills like software development, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, data science, and DevOps often have their pick of employment opportunities. To find out which technology companies are doing the best job of keeping their employees happy and attracting new recruits, job posting site Indeed.com analyzed its user ratings and came up with a list of the 15 Best Places to Work in Tech. Information Week

OPPORTUNITIES

HWeekend
April 14-15 | Kelley Engineering Center
We are pleased to announce that this Spring HP will be offering an HWeekend event here on the OSU campus. HP is a world leader in printing and computing and the theme for this event is 'Make Something Real: Make Something that Makes Something.' HP is challenging you to create innovative projects like, a system the grows food, an arm that makes art, a device that makes energy, a robot that can fold paper more than 7 times, a portable 3D printer, or anything else you can imagine. HP is bringing state of the art technology and world-class engineering experts who will mentor teams. At the end of the event, the top teams will receive prizes provided by HP. Come alone or bring friends along with your top game and we’ll bring the energy drinks for the 30-hour event. The event begins at 9am on April 14-15, but you must sign up by April 7 to reserve your spot.

Improve your Online Entrepreneurial Skills
Take CS 295 Web Management on T/H at 10:00am Spring term. The course will teach you to plan and build a professional-level, secure website that sells a product or service. Learn to plan, create, secure, monetize, promote, evaluate, and improve a dynamic website using a variety of existing frameworks, libraries, and CMS applications. You will:

  • Evaluate Frameworks and CMS Applications
  • Plan an E-commerce website project
  • Define User-flow to meet interaction goals
  • Configure a Domain, Email, and Web Hosting Account
  • Configure a Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • Configure E-commerce functions to sell a service or product
  • Analyze a security case study nightmare
  • Optimize for Search Engines (SEO)
  • Market to Search Engines (SEM)
  • Configure Search Console and Analytics
  • Monitor, evaluate, and improve the site

2018 Oregon Science Startup Forum: Learn to Fund Your Business
Saturday, April 28 | 9am to 5pm (breakfast and lunch provided) | Linus Pauling Science Center | $25 for students, postdocs, unemployed; $50 for general registration
The Oregon Science Startup Forum is a one-day course in science entrepreneurship, hosted by the Portland Section of the American Chemical Society. Hear the startup experiences of science entrepreneurs from around Oregon. Learn from investors, intellectual property lawyers and experts in turning science into businesses. Equip yourself with specific steps to start a successful science business.

ACT-W National Conference
April 10-13 | Phoenix, AZ
60+ leading speakers. 3 days of tech career advancement
The ACT-W, Advancing the Careers of Technical Women Conference is an engaging event where talented women and supporters can build skills, grow their community, and accelerate their career path by connecting with companies that truly fit them best. Join industry professionals and attend sessions of those that take tech careers to the next level. while it is a conference for women, others are encouraged to join too. Reserve your spot: http://act-w.org. Featured speakers include:

  • Keynote: Janice Levenhagen-Seeley (BS CpE '06), ChickTech’s CEO
  • Keynote: Lilian Chen, Interaction Designer at YouTube Gaming, Smash Brothers Gamer, and Co-Founder of The New Meta
  • Keynote: Nikita Mitchell, Creator of Above the Bottom Line and Senior Manager at Cisco
  • Session Speakers: Casey Erin Clark and Julie Fogh from VitalVoices, Nadya Khoja at Venngage, Jennifer Iannolo from The Concordia Project, Tracey Welson-Rossman from TechGirlz, and more!

OSU Advantage Accelerator Iterate program
Do you have a startup idea? The OSU Advantage Accelerator is now accepting applications for its Iterate program, which begins April 3rd. OSU students, faculty, staff and community members are all welcome to apply. The four-week workshops series guides participants in evaluating and developing their entrepreneurial ideas. Click here to find additional information and apply. Applications CLOSE at the end of day March 26.

University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC) Electrical Engineering Master's program
The Electrical Engineering Department @ UCSC offers master’s coursework in: Electronic Circuits & Energy Systems; Photonics & Electronic Drives; Signals, Image Processing & Communications. Students can choose a comprehensive exam or thesis capstone. Our proximity to Silicon Valley often results in internships and job opportunities with the world’s top technology companies. Application deadline: March 15.

Introduction to Genome Biology Course for EECS Students
" Introduction to Genome Biology" (BOT499/599, Spring 2018) was designed for EECS students who are interested in the genomics/molecular-biology domain. This course is designed to help any student **without a formal biology background** learn genome biology fundamentals in a setting that focuses on understanding and not on memorizing. We delve into molecular biology from the bottom up, but in a way that is fun and not scary. Students also learn some practicals of working on a parallel computing cluster through the class project.

The Vizzies
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.

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 Experience for Undergraduates in Cybersecurity for Cyber-Physical Systems - North Dakota State University
Selected participants will gain hands-on experience with securing, attacking and developing tools to attack and secure real cyber-physical systems. They will also gain an appreciation of the security and secure development processes through hands-on software development activities and field trips. We plan to conduct simulated 'red team' and 'blue team' exercise and each participant will also work on a long-term security research project. Application review will begin March 23, 2018 and continue until all positions have been filled.

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Multi-messenger Astrophysics - Rochester Institute of Technology
Explore the future of astrophysics through gravitational wave and electromagnetic astronomy, theory, computation, and data analysis. Learn about and perform research on topics spanning gravitational wave detection and data analysis, observational astronomy and astrophysics, visualization of scientific data, and theoretical and numerical modeling. Application deadline: April 1.

ASSET:Advanced Secured Sensor Enabling Technologies - Florida International University
The Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) site at Florida International University (FIU) provides research experience to undergraduate students during a 10 week summer program. Surf the wave with ASSET Research! The research projects during the summer program will be centered around the theme of Advanced Secured Sensor Enabling Technologies (ASSET). Students will improve the understanding of the nature of research practice and scientific reasoning and learn the process of conducting research and hands-on knowledge of applied and basic research. Application deadline: Friday, April 6.

Next-Generation Health Monitoring Systems with Flexible Electronics, Novel Algorithms and Secure Communications - University of Washington Bothell
The Research Experience for Undergraduates site in electrical engineering at the University of Washington Bothell plans to engage a diverse group of undergraduate (UG) students in interdisciplinary and collaborative research supervised by faculty members who have different but complementary specializations in biomedical engineering, signal processing and data security. The overarching theme of these projects is advancing the technologies for the development of reliable, low-cost and comfortable health monitoring devices having features such as delivering real-time data over the internet for remote care and cloud processing. The projects cover research problems in device and system fabrication; bio-signal processing; and data security and computing. Application deadline: April 20.

SCHOLARSHIPS/FELLOWSHIPS

AfterCollege Engineering & Technology Student Scholarship
$500 - Open to currently enrolled students pursuing a degree in a field of engineering, technology and/or mathematics. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Application deadline: March 31.

AfterCollege STEM Inclusion Scholarship
$500 - Open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree in a field of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics from a group underrepresented in their field of study. Underrepresented groups may be defined by: gender, race, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, nationality and other non-visible differences. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Application deadline: March 31.

AfterCollege Succurro Scholarship
$500 - Open to currently enrolled students in an accredited program, working toward a degree (AA, AS, BA, BS, MA, MS, MFA, PhD, MD, JD, etc.) in any discipline. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Application deadline: March 31.

Rusnak & Zonta Club STEM Scholarships
Zonta Service Foundation of Corvallis is accepting applications for the Rusnak Scholarship and up to 10 Zonta Club STEM scholarships. These scholarships are earmarked for female students at OSU who have junior or senior standing entering 2018 Fall Term and are planning on a career in science, technology, engineering or math. LBCC students who are transferring to OSU in the fall of 2018 with junior or senior standing and meet other qualification criteria are eligible to apply. The scholarships offer $1000 per term for 3 terms to help cover tuition, fees, books, and supplies charged to the recipient's account at OSU. Application deadline is April 6, 2018.

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.

GRADUATE EXAMS

MS Final Examination – Ali Alsalehy
Thursday, March 15 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | KEC 2114
Planar and Spherical Stereographics for Visualization
Major Advisor: Mike Bailey; Committee: Bella Bose, Eugene Zhang

MS Final Examination – Michael McGirr
Monday, March 19 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM | KEC 1007
The Ownership Monad
Major Advisor: Eric Walkingshaw; Committee: Martin Erwig, Prasad Tadepalli

MS Final Examination – Alex Way
Monday, March 19 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | KEC 3114
Human Forearm Computer Animation Based on Fluid Structure Interaction
Major Advisor: Yue Zhang; Committee: Eugene Zhang, Mike Bailey

COLLOQUIA/SEMINARS

A Driver’s License Test for Autonomous Vehicles
Wednesday, March 14 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM | KEC 1007
Houssam Abbas, postdoctoral fellow, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania

EVENTS

MathWorks Day Seminar
Tuesday, March 20 | Kearney 305
Session 1: What’s New in MATLAB | 10:00 a.m. – 12:00.p.m.
Session 2: Data Analytics and Machine Learning Using MATLAB | 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Join MathWorks engineers as they provide insight into the latest features of the MATLAB and Simulink product families. Registration will begin 15 minutes before each session begins. Walk-ins are welcome.

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.

Beaver BarCamp 18 - The Open Source Lab "Un-Conference"
Saturday, April 7 | 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM | Kelley Engineering Center | Free
Share your passion, connect with others, and learn something new at Beaver BarCamp 18. This is an informal un-conference that has been hosted by the OSU Open Source Lab for over 10 years. Attendees can participate in sessions throughout the day or propose their own session on a project, hobby or research interest. Help us fill OSU’s Kelley Engineering Center with interesting ideas and skills. Continental breakfast and U-Hero lunch provided.

HWeekend
April 14-15 | Kelley Engineering Center
We are pleased to announce that this Spring HP will be offering an HWeekend event here on the OSU campus. HP is a world leader in printing and computing and the theme for this event is 'Make Something Real: Make Something that Makes Something.' HP is challenging you to create innovative projects like, a system the grows food, an arm that makes art, a device that makes energy, a robot that can fold paper more than 7 times, a portable 3D printer, or anything else you can imagine. HP is bringing state of the art technology and world-class engineering experts who will mentor teams. At the end of the event, the top teams will receive prizes provided by HP. Come alone or bring friends along with your top game and we’ll bring the energy drinks for the 30-hour event. The event begins at 9am on April 14-15, but you must sign up by April 7 to reserve your spot.

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.

Nike Technology College Experience
Friday, April 27 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Nike WHQ, Beaverton, OR
Want to serve athletes by creating the future of sport? Join Nike Technology for a day of networking with our leaders, learning about our internship and full-time opportunities, and competing in an innovation pitch where winning ideas will receive up to $150 in gift cards. While you are here, check out our world class campus and receive exclusive access to the Nike Company Employee Store. Apply now for this selective event by clicking http://tinyurl.com/ybjpj4zn. (UO & OSU transportation provided).

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.

6 things you should do when traveling for a job interview
You scored that big, out-of-town interview! Now, you just have to take a plane, train or a car to get there. Here are six things to do when you have to go to an unfamiliar place for an interview. Ladders

Succeeding From Day 1
The same skills that you applied in your job search -- planning, organization, persistence, common sense and ethics -- are also required every day at work. Let’s explore a strong plan to make that first job a good experience for you and your employer. Just like successful job interviews start before the actual interview, a successful first day begins before the calendar turns to that day. Here are some suggestions regarding how to strategically prepare to start on your first day. Inside Higher Ed

Conduct this grammar check before sending your next resume
If you've ever written a cover letter or resume that claims you have “excelent attention to detail," but you misspelled “excellent,” you can understand the importance of checking your grammar before hitting send on an application. Good grammar helps you present yourself as a smart, capable candidate who can communicate effectively—which is highly attractive to hiring managers. Career Builder

JOBS

Google is hiring (and not just in Mountain View)!
Tune into any of our YouTube Live events this March to learn about the new roles and offices we are currently hiring in and get any of your questions answered. You'll learn about new opportunities in the world of Google Cloud and have the chance to get your questions answered live on air or via chat. Sign up here so we can send you more information and the links to join. Google Cloud Roles YouTube Live Event Times:

  • Tues, Mar 27, 6:00 p.m. PST, 9:00 p.m. EST
  • Wed, Mar 28, 6:00 p.m. PST, 9:00 p.m. EST
  • Thurs, Mar 29, 3:00 p.m. PST, 6:00 p.m. EST

Paid Research, Fall 2018, Applied Magnetics Lab
The Applied Magnetics Laboratory is at the forefront of investigating the feasibility of inkjet printing custom magnetic materials for devices known as graded-index lenses. (Just like the glasses we wear on our noses help focus light waves, graded-index lenses can be designed to help focus or otherwise manipulate microwaves.) Amongst, many other sophisticated and novel applications, these graded-index lenses can be used for customizing device-to-device communication. As an undergraduate research assistant, you will be involved in: performing measurements on materials being developed for inkjet printing the devices; LabView programming of our custom inkjet printer; and you will be paid!

Paid Summer Bioinformatics Job for an Undergraduate Student Ramsey Lab, Department of Biomedical Sciences
This position will involve analyzing gene expression data from canine osteosarcoma tumors. Research assistant will help perform BLAST searches, analyze genomic information using the Ensembl genome browser, plot data, and run software tools to identify novel cancer-specific genes. 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. Required qualifications: Coursework in biology and genetics. Intermediate proficiency in programming in R or Python. Basic proficiency in using Linux command-line tools. Proficiency in using spreadsheet software such as LibreOffice or Excel. Preferred qualifications: Knowledge of Ensembl genome browser; Ensembl Biomart; ggplot2; cufflinks2; DESeq2; intermediate proficiency in Linux command-line tools.

Computer Systems Technical Aide - Philomath School District
Assist in installation and maintenance of computer equipment and classroom related technologies. Clean and repair computers and associated peripheral equipment. Install new computers and reconfigure older units. Install and cleanup existing cabling. Install and test computer software. Apply through Handshake.

TA for Foundations of Elementary Mathematics
This position provides classroom assistance, office hours and grading assistance for the Mth 211, 212 and 390 (Foundations of Elementary Mathematics) sequence. Prepare for the material to be addressed in class by working through the activities. Attend every class session. Take attendance and keep a careful record of absences. Check and record homework scores and return promptly. Assist in grading of quizzes and other assignments. Work directly with students during class time as instructed for each activity. Hold one to three office hours (scheduled) per week.

Student Engagement Makerspace & Program Assistant - OSU College of Business
This position provides support for the Engagement Makerspace in Buxton Hall (a student residence hall) including routine maintenance to all equipment, cleaning duties, training students to use the equipment, and general supervision of equipment use. This position also supports the Student Engagement director, program managers, and office admin.

Student Technical Assistant - CTEMPS Smart Rock at OSU
This recruitment is to fill one part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week) Student Technical Assistant for the Department of Biological & Ecological Engineering. The student will work on a collaborative project between OSU CTEMPS, OSU OPEnS Lab, and University of Zurich to develop a new sensor system that monitors parameters of water and wirelessly transmits data for logging and analysis. This hire will conduct technical research and development toward the production, testing, and deployment of this system. The hire will also maintain orderly operations in the OPEnS maker lab, making sure that equipment is used safely, and is returned in good order, open the lab and close the lab for sessions for authorized lab users. All logistical problems, safety issues, and material needs will be reported to Dr. Udell to be resolved. The hire will be expected to undertake the construction of the sensing system under the guidance of Lab Director Dr. Udell and project lead Mitch Nelke.

Student Analyst, CASS Software Development Group
You will be working in a development environment. Each day, students receive their assignments from the full-time development staff. These assignments are relative to the projects currently being done by the CASS. Students are expected to keep up with these assignments and to be able to finish them in a reasonable amount of time. They should be able to work in a team environment comprised of students and staff members.

Student Information Technology (Digital Atlas Intern) - OSU Library
Student will assist in conceptualizing and creating digital maps for the Atlas of the Pacific Northwest. This position will specifically require creation and use of datasets, GIS (geographic information system), and typical web-authoring languages (HTML, CSS, and Javascript) to create interactive maps of Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.

Student Systems Engineer - CASS Open Source Lab
The OSU Open Source Lab is looking for hourly students for DevOps Systems Engineers. This position is part-time during the academic year, and full-time during the summer as long as the student is not taking any classes (in summer term, only). This position involves working on the infrastructure that powers much of the open source ecosystem. Is responsible for racking, deploying, maintaining and design of various parts of our infrastructure. Interacts with the community and clients via email and IRC on a daily basis on tasks such as troubleshooting issues and deploying new services.

Summer Internship at SIGMADESIGN
We design products that exceed expectations and perform in the real world. We combine collaborative design and engineering services with prototyping, fabrication, assembly, testing and manufacturing to craft solid and appealing products for our clients. Our in-house team of creative Designers, Engineers, and Manufacturing Experts work with passion to deliver high quality deliverables. With our range of professional disciplines all under one roof, we provide integrated solutions. We are currently looking for talented and eager Interns for summer 2018.

Developer Intern - CBT Nuggets
As a Development intern (Eugene / Bend), you will be working with a group of other development interns with direct guidance from a paired mentor. Working on a common project as well as miscellaneous tasks, you will gain valuable software engineering experience in an engaging and exciting environment. Applications close March 31.

Electrical Hardware Engineering Intern - Google
As an Electrical Hardware Engineer, you will design, develop and deploy next generation consumer hardware. You have a hardware board design background and knowledge of system architecture for mobile products. You will define board layout constraints and requirements, oversee physical engineering design layout, and work cross-functionally on system integration. You will also work cross functionally with mechanical design, operation, and product to deliver systems to production.

Internships at BigML
Interested in gaining hands-on experience with the pioneers of Machine Learning? BigML is seeking interns for the following roles: product development, software engineering, IT, marketing, business development. Potential internship projects include building new bindings for BigML, adding new resources to the BigML Gallery, updating BigML Tools such as BigML for Alexa, developing benchmarking tests, creating tutorial videos, among many other exciting opportunities. If you are passionate about Machine Learning but your area of interest does not fall into one of the categories listed, you are still more than welcome to apply.

Clinical Services Policy Internship - Cambia
In this role, an individual will function as a highly skilled technical resource, assisting in identifying documentation needs and writing the content to match. Utilizing writing and project management skills, to develop, maintain, update and deliver documentation in the form of policies, procedures, standards, guidelines, desk references and processes that are easily understood and meet regulatory accreditation requirements as well as partner with other internal and external departments to align documentation across the Operations organization.

Jobs & Internships - Georgia-Pacific

The Engineering Development Program (EDP) is designed for college graduates who are seeking expedited training, professional development, exposure to operations leadership, and career growth. Engineers are assigned to one of our 300+ manufacturing locations and help support innovation, process efficiency, equipment reliability, and quality assurance, with a large overarching focus on compliance, health, and safety. Georgia-Pacific highly regards our Engineering Development Summer Interns and Co-ops, not only as a valuable source of productivity and innovative ideas, but also as a source of talent from which we are able to select fulltime employees.

Information Technology Development Program - Precision Castparts Corp.
PCC’s Information Technology Development Program is a two-year rotational program designed to develop the future IT leaders of our business. PCC is seeking qualified graduates who generate energy and enthusiasm and have the desire to win. The IDP is designed to enable such individuals to accelerate their career growth as they increase their value to PCC. In just two years, those selected will be immersed in four cross-functional rotations. The rotations include on-the-job assignments that provide maximum exposure to PCC's operations.

University Graduate roles: Apply now! Full-time applications are reviewed on a rolling admission basis, so apply soon:

Product Quality Engineer - Sigma Design
We currently have a position open for a Product Quality Engineer located in Corvallis. A recent graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science would be a great fit for this role. SIGMADESIGN is a fun, fast-paced engineering consulting company currently experiencing explosive growth. Responsible for ensuring customers receive quality products through testing, tool specification, configuration, and implementation. Responsible for electrical test of page wide inkjet products from prototype through production.

Hardware Test Engineering - Google
Google's custom-designed machines make up one of the largest computing infrastructures in the world. The Hardware Testing Engineering team ensures that this cutting-edge equipment is reliable. As a Hardware Test Engineer, you design test equipment for prototypes of our machinery and develop the protocols used to scale these tests for the entire global team. Working closely with design engineers, you give input on designs to improve our hardware until you're sure it meets Google's standards of quality and reliability.

Software Engineer, University Graduate - Google
Develop the next-generation technologies that change how billions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, UI design and mobile; the list goes on and is growing every day. As a software engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to Google’s needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.

Software Engineer, Tools and Infrastructure, University Graduate - Google
Collaborate with engineers through the entire software development lifecycle to solve complex engineering problems in tools and testing. Develop advanced automated testing frameworks. Develop tooling and infrastructure to help engineering teams measure and increase their velocity. Conduct research on emerging technologies.

Data Modeler - OSU Information & Technology
The Data Modeler develops data models to meet the needs of the organization’s information systems through using conceptual, logical, and physical data models, and developing data structures for optimal access, performance and integration. Responsible for building new data sets and data structures as required to support business need and managing the distribution, replication, and archival of data throughout the enterprise balancing current and future needs in both design and content.

Analog/Mixed-Signal Design Opportunities at NVIDIA, Santa Clara
The High-Speed SERDES Team is actively looking for smart and hard-working candidates to be part of the mixed-signal design team building next generation High Speed IOs for GDDR/HBM Memory Interfaces. This position offers the opportunity to have real impact in a dynamic, technology-focused company impacting product lines ranging from consumer graphics to self-driving cars and the growing field of artificial intelligence.

Career Opportunity with ON Semiconductor, Image Sensor Group
ON Semiconductor’s Image Sensor Group has an opportunity for an MS or PhD new graduate to join our analog team in Corvallis, OR. Our team is focused on building the best automotive image sensors in the world, with applications in vehicle safety and autonomous driving. Because our team faces unique challenges in die size optimization, power consumption, and performance; we are inventing new methods and circuits to make sensors safer.

Engineering/CS/CIS Instructor - Umpqua Community College
This position is primarily responsible for teaching engineering and computer courses for both college transfer and professional technical courses. Evening or offsite classes may be part of the assignment. Other responsibilities include curriculum development, committee assignments, serving as an active member of the applicable advisory committees, being actively involved in recruiting students, advising of students, placing graduates in jobs, and other duties as outlined in the staff handbook. The assignment may include visiting each high school in the college district and making presentations on applications of engineering, computer science and computer information systems. Screening of applications will begin on April 16, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science - Seattle Pacificic University
Full-time, one-year assistant professor position available September 2018. Regular nine-month teaching load of about 33 quarter credits, typically including a variety of courses throughout the undergraduate curriculum of Computer Science, as well as related courses in Computer and Software Engineering. Advise undergraduates. Participate actively in the life of the department, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the University. Engage in an appropriate program of research/scholarship. To complement current faculty interests, candidates with significant background in cybersecurity, data science or computer graphics will be given high priority.

Partial list of jobs posted in the past week through LinkedIn (these are just a few of the hundreds of jobs listed). Sample jobs:

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