Week 7

🪷 Spring Quarter 2024 🪷

🌺  Happy Spring Quarter !

👩🏻‍💻 The STC student worker position is officially available on the CityU’s website and is up-to-date!

🎊 Don’t forget to mark your calendars for May 23, 2024 at 4:30 to catch an STC hosted panel discussion with three master’s level alumni as they discuss their careers and journeys into cybersecurity.  

📆 Don’t forget other networking opportunities like New Tech NW and ISSA Puget Sound meetings! 

🙌🏼 We Welcome Feedback please email us if you want to see more of something or have any concerns. 

🧳 Looking for an Internship or Scholarships? Check out the updated Opportunities section below!

🧑🏻‍💻 If you haven’t already, follow the STC LinkedIn Page!

Keep reading for more events, details, links, and more! 👇

Announcements

STC Student Worker Position Available!

📌 Attention grad students! The STC student worker position is now officially available on CityU’s website and up-to-date. Don’t miss this opportunity to apply and gain valuable experience.

For more details and to apply, visit: STC Student Worker Position

Hurry, apply now!

 job STC 

Coding Interview Prep @ CityU campus

🔸Starting April 2024, we will be running bi-weekly coding interview prep sessions at the Vancouver Classroom in CityU Campus.

🔹The seats are limited, so please RSVP in advance.

🔸 If your plans change, please update the RSVP to ensure folks in waitlist can attend.

🗓 May 28th

For more information click here!

Week 8 Invited Talk
Invited Talk W8 May 23 2024 Gabby Wargin, Winter Wells, Mary Oh

🔐 Join STC Tech Club for the Spring Quarter’s Week 8 Invited Talk

📌 Winter, Mary, & Gabby are CityU alumni. Each one of these women have earned a master’s degree from CityU and have their own unique paths into Cybersecurity. Have questions or concerns about getting your first Cybersecurity or IT role? Tune in!

🗓️ Thursday, May 23rd, 2024 from 4:30 – 5:30 PM PDT 📍 MS Teams 🔔 

ISSA Puget Sound – May 16th Meeting 

Topic: Generative AI, business risk and opportunities
When: Thursday May 16th, 2024 at 6:30pm PST
📍 : Mercer Island Community & Event Center – 8236 SE 24th St, Mercer Island, WA 98040

For more information about the event and ISSA click here!

Upcoming Events

Click here to view full calendar.

New Tech Seattle May Meet-Up

Founders, leaders & innovators share their passion & new tech through 8-minute presentations & 3 minutes of your Q&A. 

🔹  Jennifer Lucero, Founder, MyBeacon – the social action network

🔹 Mark Horoszowski, Co-Founder, Moving Worlds – Developing global leaders. Building more responsible companies. Empowering social enterprises.

When: Thursday May 16th, 2024 at 5:00pm PDT

📍 The Venue: The Collective, 400 Dexter Ave, Seattle.

Promo Code: ‘salt’ (free registration for CityU affiliation)

For more information about the event and to RSVP click here!

New Tech Eastside May Meetup

Founders, leaders & innovators share their passion & new tech through 8-minute presentations & 3 minutes of your Q&A.

🔹Dedipya Laidlaw, Co-Founder, Karya Solutions – Simplifying coordination for event organizers

🔹Eraj Jayawickreme, Co-Founder, Karya Solutions – Simplifying coordination for event organizers

​🔹Jason Schwartz, Vice President of Strategy and Founder, Ecellix – reimagining the future of batteries

🔹Kate Tamera, Founder, Euphoria – Trauma-informed banking for the most vulnerable souls

When: Wednesday, May 15, 2024. 8:30a – 6:00pm PST

Where: Venture Mechanics Coworking Studio -Bellevue
14110 NE 21st Street Bellevue, WA 98007

Promo Code: ‘salt’ (free registration for CityU affiliation)

For more information about the event and to RSVP click here 

Missed out on an Invited Talk or Tech Talk?

Check out the C4CYI YouTube Channel for STC recorded Invited Talks and events.

Explore ACM Tech Talks and the ACM website to watch their free informative Tech Talks. ACM, the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession.

You can find recorded CAE Tech talks here. For questions on CAE Tech Talk, please send them email.

 

Watch Recorded Invited Talks!

Below you will find the latest recorded invited talks.

👉🏽 Check out Apiwat Chuaphan’s Invited Talk: The AI or I Dilemma Achieving Software Productivity and Effectiveness

👉🏽 Check out Capstone & Internship Orientation Spring 2024

Opportunities

Honeywell: Information Systems, IT, Cyber Engineer & Data Science 

👨‍🎓 Honeywell is hiring Summer 2024 Interns to join our technology teams. Are you ready to get inspired as you take on impactful projects, build business skills and interact with leadership? You’ll help solve real-world challenges. Internships at Honeywell prepare you for the future. You’ll work with leaders in your field on meaningful projects that directly relate to key Honeywell business goals.  

🔹Values & Requirements🔹

Must be pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Data Science, Cyber Security or MIS  

Must graduate after December 2024 

Passion for using, developing, evaluating, and learning about new technologies 

Foundational business acumen and desire to improve your business knowledge 

Excellent oral and written communication skills 

Ability to work with multi-functional teams to meet expectations of internal and external customers  

People who are motivated problem solvers 

Validated
3.0 GPA and higher

Click here for more info and to apply!

Amazon: Software Development Engineer in Test Internship – Fall 2024 (US)

Seattle

Do you want to write secure, stable, testable and maintainable code, as well as test it? Do you enjoy working on automation frameworks in a team environment?

If this describes you, consider joining us as an intern in the fall of 2024 (Aug/Sept start). Amazon is looking for a Software Development Engineer-Test intern to join one of our many lines of business. As an SDE-T you can be expected to use coding knowledge to create automated test scripts. You will use this knowledge to both identify issues in the original software and in the testing scripts.

🌟 Basic Qualifications 🌟 

– Currently working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other equivalent discipline, with an expected conferral date between October 2024 – September 2027.
– Knowledge of at least one object-oriented language (e.g., Java, Python).
– Familiar with software engineer best practices for the full software development life cycle.
– Familiar with software test techniques and strategy.

For more information & requirements and to apply click here. 

Coinbase: Summer 2024 – Program Manager Intern 
🔸Seattle 🔸

As an Program Manager Intern, you will be responsible for managing and optimizing operational processes and leveraging technology to significantly boost product adoption, retention and quality to craft exceptional customer experiences. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to streamline operations, improve efficiency and change manage new concepts and processes to a large network effectively. You’ll thrive in this role if you enjoy forming relationships and influencing cross-functional teams, analyzing data to produce concrete recommendations, and delivering high quality projects on time.

🔸Nice to have’s🔸

  • Motivated by Coinbase’s mission and crafting a seamless customer experience for our global customer base, including a deep passion for products within the broader crypto space.
  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple projects simultaneously 
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a data-driven mindset 
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Highly flexible and adaptable to meeting the evolving needs of a high-growth and fast paced organization 
  • Ability to work independently and in a remote team environment

⭐️ Click here for more information & requirements and to apply! ⭐️

Microsoft: Research Intern – Cryptograph, Security and Privacy

🔹 For DIT Students! 🔹

The Cryptograph, Security and Privacy (CRYSP) Research Group at Microsoft Research Redmond is looking to hire Research Interns. We are dedicated to developing innovative security and cryptographic solutions to safeguard real-world systems, services, and sensitive data. Our current research spans a wide range of topics including confidential computing, operating systems and software security, zero-knowledge proof systems, privacy-preserving protocols, digital identities, privacy in AI, and usable security and privacy. The scope of our work is broad, so even if you are unsure of whether your skills are relevant, we recommend applying in any case.

⭐️ Requirements ⭐️ 

Currently enrolled in a PhD program in Computer Science or a related STEM field.

💻 Click here for more information and to apply! 💻 

SAP: Student Training and Rotation (STAR) Program – Bellevue

🌎 We help the world run better

The SAP Student Training and Rotation (STAR) Program is a multi-year undergraduate rotational program that is designed to employ students over internships or co-ops, with the ultimate goal being full-time employment and integration with SAP upon graduation. This is a global program that runs in 12 different countries with over 1,000 students enrolled. The STAR program allows students to get hands-on experience and rotate between multiple lines of business such as SAP’s Internal IT (internal IT support), Customer Success Organization (software support, consulting, and field services), Enterprise Analytics (sales analytic support), Software Development and Custom Development (custom solutions for customers). Selected students will be eligible to complete an international rotation of their choice at one of over 200 worldwide office locations.

Visit sap.com/careers/starprogram to learn more. 

🔹Requirements🔹

Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program with a Marketing or related field of study at a university local to the Seattle area 

Interested in pursuing a long-term internship schedule with full-time hours while on summer break and/or co-op, as well as part-time hours during the academic year 

Adaptable, proactive, curious, and willing to learn 

Collaborative and team-oriented 

Excellent communicator in English (additional languages a plus) 

Ability to work both remotely and in the SAP office in a hybrid capacity

Click here for more information and to apply!

Skillsoft: IT Solutions College Intern – Human Resources

👉🏽

We are currently in search of an enthusiastic College Intern to join our IT Solutions for Human Resources team. This remote position provides an exceptional opportunity for students interested in the intersection of information technology and human resources to gain exposure to HR information systems and technology-driven HR solutions. The intern will collaborate with IT specialists and HR professionals to develop, implement, and optimize our HR technology platforms that play a vital role in the employee experience.

🔸Requirements🔸

Education: Currently enrolled in an accredited university or college program, pursuing a degree in Human Resources, Information Technology, Business Administration, or a related field.

Tech-Savvy: Comfortable working with technology and eager to learn about new Workday HR systems and software.

Analytical Thinking: Ability identify patterns and make a connection with supporting evidence.

Communication Skills: Strong written and verbal communication.

Collaborative Approach: Experience with group work and projects

Self-Motivated: Independent and driven, with the ability to take initiative on projects and tasks.

Adaptability: Able to “fail forward” and ask for help when needed.

Click here to apply!

AWS Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) Scholarship Program

The AWS Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) Scholarship program, in collaboration with Intel and Udacity, aims to help underserved and underrepresented high school and college students learn foundational ML concepts to prepare them for careers in AI and ML. For more information click here.

Learn More.

STC Clubs

Interested in the Tech field? Wish to broaden your network? Check out our clubs.

Cybersecurity Enthusiasts are welcome to join!

Check out the Breach of the Week program; A club member presents current cyber events to the club in 3-5 minutes. This is a great opportunity to learn, participate and network.

We encourage all current and future alumni to attend the meetings.

Meeting Times: 

MOVING IN SPRING 2024

Wednesday, 4:30PM (PDT) Over MS Teams

Fill this form if you wish to join the club!

WiCyS City University of Seattle Student Chapter Logo

City University of Seattle has just created a new WiCyS student chapter.

The purpose of the club is to build a community within our CityU school that promotes women’s education, participation, and leadership in the field of cybersecurity.

Currently meeting with Cybersecurity Club at 4:30 on Wednesdays. 

Fill this form if you wish to join the club!

STC Tech Club meets to provide tech-related learning opportunities, skill development, and networking. Students or faculty who would like to share their expertise or project, please reach out.

Meeting Times: 

Thursdays, 4:30PM (PDT)  Over MS Teams

Fill this form if you wish to join the club!

This quarter, we will be covering various topics including Computer Vision, Data Engineering, and NLP! Take a look at our calendar and club page for more.

We are recruiting new officers for the Data Science Club. If you are interested in becoming one, please fill out the form here, or scan the QR code in the flyer.

Meeting Times: 

Wednesdays, 4:00PM (PDT) Over MS Teams

Fill this form if you wish to join the club!

The City University of Seattle’s Google Developer Club is coming back this quarter!

Click here for more information and to join. 

Looking for more project/work experience to put on your resume?

Try contributing to an open-source project:

GitHub for beginner-friendly open-source projects

How to Contribute to Open-Source Projects – guide

STC TA documentation for setting up environments


Valuable certifications:

AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals 

AWS Cloud – Practitioner 


Looking for extra help to guide you through your tech career? 

Check out Mentors in Tech

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