Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Maverick Software - Student Positions



Maverick Software Consulting
On-Campus Software Engineer

Maverick Software Consulting is looking for talented and highly motivated students to work with our clients while taking classes.
You will be part of a software development team helping our clients develop and test their software. You will have the flexibility of working in our clients office or from home. We’ll train you, provide you with a laptop, let you work a flexible schedule, and pay you better than most student jobs out there.

* Provides training to help bridge the gap between what is taught in college and what an entry level software engineer really needs to know.
* Real world software development and testing experience. Not doing "busy" work. We are part of our clients software development and testing teams.
* On the job training with Java, Hibernate, Spring, C#, HTML, jQuery, JavaScript, XML, Selenium, JUnit, SQL Server, Etc.
* Flexible schedule - employees set their own schedules.

Click On: ApplySo

United Health Group - Multiple IT Jobs in MN



IT Careers at United Health Group

Opportunities in the Technology Development Program. As starting points go, this one's a doozy. We're going to put you on a team of 12,000 or so technology fiends who actually believe their work can improve the lives of millions. In no time, you'll believe it too. Because you'll be elbow to elbow with people who are using technology in amazing ways to help change our health care system forever. These rotations aren't just practice for the big leagues. They'll shape your career and get you started on your life's best work.SM
We are currently hiring for our Technology Development Program:

We are looking for students who are self-motivated and have a strong desire to work hard in a fast pace environment. As part of this program, you'll carve out your own career path, and we'll give you the tools to do it. This is your opportunity to change health care as we know it.
To Apply go to:



Monday, September 22, 2014

STEM Internship Opportunities Through Scitechsperience



Majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math?
Get Connected To
STEM Internship Opportunities!

The SciTechsperience
* Bring your classroom knowledge to live
* Get valuable hands-on experience
* Solve real-world challenges
* Build your resume
* Network with professionals
* Get paid!

You're eligible if you're:
* A Minnesota resident or attending college in Minnesota
* At least 18 years of age
* In good academic standing (2.5+GPA)
* A college Junior or senior (with 60 credits completed) or
* A technical or community college student (first year of degree completed)
* Enrolled in a STEM degree at an accredited U.S. college
* Legally eligible to work in the U.S.

Who's Hiring?
* Small to mid-sized for-profit companies in Minnesota (Metro: 150 employees or less; Greater Minnesota: 250 employees or less)
* Companies providing hands-on industry experience
* The following industries: Aerospace & Defense; Agriculture & Food Science; Biotechnology & Life Sciences; Engineering Services; Fuels & Energy; IT/Computer Technology; Mining, Materials & Manufacturing.

Go to SciTechMN.org

Questions? Contact:
Becky Siekmeier, SciTechsperience Program Director, beckys@mhta.org, 952-230-4241

1 day, 2 Colloquiums: "Artificial Intelligence & Research" and "Effective Learning of Probabilistic Models from Structured Data"



TWO COMPUTER SCIENCE COLLOQUIUMS


Presented by
Dr. Sriraam Natarajan

School of Informatics & Computing Indiana University
 
Both topics will be on

Friday, September 26, 2014
UMD, Engr 290




topic One:
9:00 A.M. - Effective Learning of Probabilistic Models from Structured Data


Abstract:
Statistical Relational Learning (SRL) Models combine the powerful formalisms of probability theory and first-order logic to handle uncertainty in large, complex problems. In this talk, I will review the progress in this area. First, I will provide a historical outlook of this field by covering some of the seminal work in the area. Then, I will discuss state-of-the-art learning method in this area that is representation independent. I will also discuss about how this learning can leverage from rich human interaction. Finally I will conclude by discussing some of the possible "killer apps" for this area.


TOPIC TWO
12:00 P.M. - Artificial Intelligence and Research      

Abstract: 
Dr. Natarajan will discuss some exciting new directions in research and also about attending graduate school for interested students.

WindLogics SW Dev Eng - StPaul, MN



WindLogics - St Paul, MN
Software Development Engineer - ACTIVE

For Full Job Description and to Apply Go To:



Description # 1403529: Information Technology, Full-time, Exempt,

WindLogics provides innovative forecasting and optimization solutions that enable low cost, reliable and sustainable power systems. WindLogics is seeking a software engineer to work on some of our latest Java and JavaScript projects. The position will interact with all business units in WindLogics and will work in all phases of the software development life cycle including requirements gathering and refinement, system design, implementation and testing. Providing software development support for existing products is also required, including periodic after hours support for urgent issues. Qualified candidates will spend the majority of their time writing and testing Java and/or JavaScript code. A desire to work with some of the latest Big Data technologies is required (but prior experience is not required). Other job duties will be assigned as necessary.

Required Skills:

* BS degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering with 2-5 years of software development experience
* Experience in the following languages: Java, JavaScript, SQL
* Experience in the following frameworks/tools: Eclipse, jQuery
* Experience working with relational databases


Preferred Skills:

* Experience using the Agile Scrum development process
* Experience working with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB and Cassandra
* Experience with Apache ServiceMix (or other ESB's)
* Experience building and deploying OSGi bundles
* Experience with Hadoop and coding MapReduce jobs
* Experience using JavaScript frameworks such as Knockout or Kendo UI
* Experience using the following frameworks: Spring, Hibernate
* Experience using Maven for builds and deployment