October 23, 2012



Professional school applications for Winter 2013 are now open for computer science students (the next available admission cycle for ECE will be Fall 2013). Application Deadline is November 1. Details


Google, Facebook, Apple top list of highest-paid software engineers
The 2012 national average for a software engineer's base salary is $92,648 based on more than 5,000 salary reports, Glassdoor said. That's up 2.5% from 2011. Two of the 15 tech companies on the list came in under that average: Intel ($92,194) and IBM ($89,390). Los Angeles Times


Microsoft Events at OSU

Office Hours
Friday, October 26, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM, KEC 1007. Bring your resume and your questions!
IEEE Seminar
Friday, October 26, 12:00 pm, KEC 1007. Bring your resume for a chance to win awesome SWAG, eat free food, and learn what it’s like to be a part of a company with over 8 product releases coming out this year! Hear about the opportunities that await you at Microsoft. Details

Meet Micron
Thursday, October 25, 5pm, KEC 1007. Join Micron for an IEEE Seminar and sign up to win a CRUCIAL V4 SSD! Food and beverages provided. Details

Arizona Public Service
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, KEC 1007. Arizona Public Service (APS) is Arizona's principal electric energy supplier and they are looking for talented, energetic people with bright ideas. Representatives from APS will also be on hand to also talk about the region, its environment and unique challenges. Free food and beverages provided. Details

Cambia Info Session
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM, Bexell 415. EECS Majors - Join Cambia for a joint info session with the College of Business. Learn more about Cambia and their unique opportunities. Details

SEMI Professional Development Seminar
Jobs in the Micro and Nano Electronics Industry: Connecting College Students to Industry
Friday, October 26, Microproducts Breakthrough Institute, Corvallis HP Campus Building 11 (1000 NE Circle Blvd)
For college students and recent graduates interested in career opportunities in the semiconductor and related high technology industries, this seminar can provide valuable, practical information that will help you choose a career direction and plan for success. Registration is required. Details


American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) Scholarship Program 2012-2013
AAHD Scholarship Program supports students with disabilities pursuing higher education. Preference is given to students who plan to pursue undergraduate/graduate studies in the field of public health, health promotion, disability studies, to include disability policy and disability research. Funds are limited and we anticipate that scholarships will be competitive. Scholarships will be limited to under $1,000. Deadline: November 15, 2012. Details


Monday, October 29, 9:00-11:00 am, KEC 2114. MS Final Examination – Michael Tichenor. Major Advisor: Mike Bailey; Committee: Ron Metoyer, Alex Groce. “Derivative-Based Relief Mapping.” Details


Friday, October 26, 10:00am - 10:50am, KEC 1005. “Machine learning approaches for understanding the genetic basis of complex traits” presented by Su-In Lee, Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering and Genome Sciences, University of Washington. Details

Monday, November 5, 4:00pm - 4:50pm, KEC 1001. “Kansas Lava: Using Haskell to Design and Implement Circuits for FPGAs” presented by Andy Gill, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Kansas. Details


Recent job postings on Beaver JobNet
Students must apply through Beaver JobNet to access/apply for the postings. Using their onid accounts, students/alums can log in here: https://oregonstate-csm.symplicity.com/students/. Any issues with Beaver JobNet, contact Cheryl.L.Herring@oregonstate.edu.

Fall Career Fairs
Meet employers (many are alumni) who are coming specifically to meet OSU students. Learn about and/or possibly be selected to interview for current jobs and internships. Talk to employers about their fields and gain advice from "the inside." Make professional connections in a fun and exciting environment.

Attend free seminars to prep for the career fair including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter - How to Make them a Part of Your Job Search; Personal Branding; Interview: How to Answer Difficult Questions; How to Search & Secure an Internship in 4 Steps; 10 Tips to Building a Perfect Resume; How to Find Hidden Jobs; How to have Success at the Career Fairs.

Visit the Career Services website for the schedule and full details of the seminars.

Pathways Peer Tutor/Study Hall Monitor, INTO Oregon State University. Peer Tutors will function as academic tutor and American culture ambassador. INTO-Oregon State University’s undergraduate Pathways Program is the first year of undergraduate study for international students who wish to pursue an academic degree at OSU. In general, your duties as a Study Hall Monitor is to monitor the study hall room by ensuring noise levels are kept to a minimum and monitoring the entrance and exit during a study hall session. Peer Tutors will be assisting international Pathways students in English skills (i.e. reading, writing, listening and speaking) as well as General skills (i.e. math, science, engineering, others) based on the tutors skills. Details

INTO OSU in the International Living Learning Center (ILLC) is currently looking to hire new tutors who are ECE majors. They need individuals with strong writing skills who are also confident in in their ability to help students with their ECE courses. Please see the attached job posting for job responsibilities if you’re interested. Here are the job qualifications: must be a Native English speaker; GPA of 3.00 or higher; completed Writing 121 with an A grade; completed first year core classes and have a sophomore standing preferred; completed at least 3 or more of the following courses with a B+ or higher: MTH 111, 241 and 245, ANTH 210, ECON 201 and 202, BA 101, COMM 111 and HHS 231. Details

Computing Helpdesk Consultant, OSU College of Forestry. The College of Forestry Computing Resources group is hiring a student consultant to provide technical support to Forestry computer users at the Forestry Computing Helpdesk located in Peavy Hall. The major duties of this position include providing telephone, electronic and in-person support to computer users; assisting users with software questions; installing, configuring, and troubleshooting hardware at a component level; maintenance of computer laboratories. Details

A number of companies are recruiting for EECS majors and will be doing interviews at the OSU Career Services Center in the basement of the Kerr Admin Building over the next few weeks. Take a look at the companies and find out how to get an interview with them. Details

ANR Group Inc has contracts with the Department of Energy - Richland Operations Office (DOE), Mission Support Alliance (MSA), Washington Closure Hanford (WCH), and Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) to recruit students for their summer intern programs on the Department of Energy site (Hanford site) in Richland, WA. These intern programs allow students to obtain real world experience in their field of study and each intern is assigned a mentor that works with the student during the entire internship. In addition to gaining valuable experience, the interns are paid for the hours they work. Details

College Engineer/Design Intern, Hewlett-Packard. You will participate with other members of our R&D teams to drive new technology development, implementation, innovation and cost effective next generation printing, imaging, and MEMS technologies for our partners and customers. This is an Internship opportunity. The successful candidate WILL be currently pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree. Details

R&D Engineering Student Intern, Hewlett-Packard. The Sensing Systems R&D Lab in Corvallis, OR is looking to host engineering interns in the 2012 calendar year. We are looking for students with backgrounds in either developing and testing MEMS accelerometers and gyros or students interested in contributing to software development kits for our sensors. Internships can vary in length and depend on the availability of the student. Details

CampusPoint offers access to hundreds of opportunities with new and different local employers: including traditional careers, temporary, and internship-type positions. Register for a free profile and browse their openings.

Entry Level Software Designer, Hewlett-Packard. Join a team of engineers in the development of technology solutions and roadmaps for an Image-Based Forensic Service. This Anti-Counterfeit and fraud detection/prevention platform uses HP-owned algorithms, web services, databases and processes to safeguard HP products and revenue. Analyzes, designs, programs, debugs, and modifies software enhancements and/or new products used in local, networked, or Internet-related computer programs, primarily for end users. Using current programming language and technologies, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications. Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance. May interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications. Details

Systems Integration Manager, INTO Oregon State University. The System Integrations Manager is responsible for managing the integration of OSU academic systems to meet the needs of INTO OSU. The Systems Integration Manager is required to pro-actively manage and take ownership of assigned systems issues and development projects involving the student information system and related systems. This position will interface with INTO OSU employees to understand systems issues, document change requests and gather technical requirements; at the same time the position will also interface with OSU technical teams to manage the delivery of change requests and represent INTO OSU's technical voice in university technical discussions. This position will be actively involved in developing and maintaining systems and reports to support both senior management and academic support staff activities. The position will also involve some new development of systems to support in-house initiatives, project management tasks, access control, desktop support and systems research. Details

Electrical/Hdwr Engineer V, HP. Designs, analyzes, develops, modifies and evaluates electrical/electronic parts, components, sub-systems, algorithms, or integrated circuitry for electrical/electronic equipment and other hardware systems. Conducts feasibility studies, design margin and validation analyses and empirical testing on new and modified designs. Assists in architecture development and assessment. Evaluates reliability of materials, properties, designs, and techniques used in production. May direct support personnel in the preparation of detailed design, design testing and prototype fabrication. Details

Web Applications Developer, USAID. This position will be responsible for support, adaptation and integration of COTS web and client/server applications, which will support USAID and the Knowledge Services Center. The applicant must have knowledge and experience in web-based and database driven application development. The Application Development Specialist is expected to conduct system analysis, development and routine maintenance, with limited support from professional staff, to keep systems current with changing technologies. Details

Developers, Cart Logic. Cart Logic is looking for talented developers to join our team. Come join us and help build software that people love. We're constantly tackling interesting challenges in behavioral analysis, product merchandising, logistics management, and more. We pride ourselves on using great tools and best practices. 30" monitors and up to date computers are standard issue; our software arsenal includes components like Python, SQLAlchemy, memcached, nginx, Redis, and git. Want to hack on large-scale systems pushing serious commerce? If you are detail-oriented, motivated, and energetic, talk to us! Details

Analog Design Engineers, Marvell Semicondcutor. Actively seeking an Analog/Mixed-signal circuit designer to design next generation storage analog front end, as well as other analog/mixed signal IPs using state-of-the-art deep sub-micron CMOS technologies. PhD or MSEE with experience in the design of Analog/Mixed-signal circuits in the mixed signal environment is required. Details

Adaptive Technology Program Manager, Disability Access Services, Oregon State University. Responsible for providing leadership and expertise in technology access issues related to web and other technological resources; and providing technical support and training for the various hardware and software involved in the delivery of DAS services. Provides leadership for the Alternative Formats program (E-text, Braille) and Video Captioning program. Works with faculty and staff to determine technological interventions that assist in maintaining an accessible learning environment. Details

Technical Services Coordinator, College of Engineering Information Technology, Oregon State University. The Technical Services Coordinator is responsible for providing leadership, direction, and management for Student Consultants engaged in IT services within the College of Engineering and its schools and departments. This is a very dynamic position that requires continuing professional development activities with respect to selection, training, and management of personnel and creation of an "IT career track" for student workers to progress through various responsibilities within the College. The Technical Services Coordinator will also provide for the technical needs of administrative staff in the College of Engineering, its departments, and its outreach groups. Administrative staffs use various operating systems, server applications, and computer hardware. Emphasis is on superior customer service working in a highly collaborative environment. Details

Tenure track assistant professorship in Computer Science, Wesleyan University. Candidates must possess, or be close to completing, a Ph.D.degree, and must have strong records in both research and teaching. We encourage candidates in all areas of Computer Science to apply, but especially encourage candidates in databases, machine learning, and computer graphics. Teaching duties will be three courses per year. Details

Jobs listed through LinkedIn (these are just a few of the hundreds of jobs listed)

Don’t forget to check out the AfterCollege job site, tailored especially for our EECS students. Sample jobs:

  • National Security Agency | Data Center Management (DCM) Intern Program (San Antonio, TX); SIGINT Informaticist (Fort George G Meade, MD)
  • Intentional Software | Software Engineer (Bellevue, WA)
  • Raytheon Company | IT Leadership Development Program (Waltham, MA); Test Engineer (Norfolk, VA); Systems Engineer I (Tucson, AZ); Member Engineering LD Program (Tucson, AZ); Information Assurance Technologist I (Aurora, CO)


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