Week 3

🪷 Spring Quarter 2024 🪷

🌸 Welcome to Week 3 of the Spring Quarter!

🔔 Don’t forget to attend a club meeting this week or next to start getting involved! Check out our section below to get more information on times and how to join. 

🕰️ Take some time to review the Events section for New Invited Talks and school related events!

🙌🏼 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! 👇 

STC Spotlight

CityU STC Banking Academy of Vietnam Collab

🌟 Breaking boundaries together! 🌍 Proud to share a snapshot from our collaboration with the Banking Academy of Vietnam as we introduce the Bachelor of Data Science program to meet the demands of the Vietnamese market. 💼 Join us in our journey to grow internationally and make an impact!

Announcements

FAFSA Update – CityU of Seattle

🚨 The new and improved FAFSA promises to help students get more financial aid than ever before, helping you finish your degree! But you have to fill out the form to qualify.

Have you filled out your FAFSA yet?

Navigate to studentaid.gov to get started.


ISSA Puget Sound Update

🚨 Last minute speaker change! All other details remain. Review the Events section for more information!

Upcoming Events

Click here to view full calendar.

STC Data Science Invited Talk

🔹Join STC Data Science Club as they host David Asboth🔹


🗓️ Wednesday, April 17, 2024 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM PST📍 MS Teams Meeting

David Asboth_Data Science Club_ April 17th

David Asboth_Data Science Club_ April 17th

Earth Day Event – Beyond AGI: Building AI for the Planet

Earth Day Flyer Event

🌏 STC cordially invites everyone to the Earth Day Event in-person or remotely on April 23, 2024 at 4:00 PM PDT! 🌎 

Beyond AGI: Building AI for the Planet
Patrick is a machine learning engineer and scientist with a deep passion for leveraging artificial intelligence for social good.cHe currently leads the environmental AI team at the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2)

🍕 STC will provide pizzas and drinks for in-person attendants.

MS Teams & Vancouver Room at CityU of Seattle
Click here to RSVP!

Week 5 Invited Talk


🔸Join STC Tech Club for the Spring Quarter’s Week 5 Invited Talk! 🔸

Apiwat Chuaphan will be speaking to us as a former CityU student! Apiwat is currently a Cloud Application Developer at AWS. You won’t want to miss it! 

🗓️ Thursday, May 2, 2024 from 4:30 – 5:30 PM PDT 📍 MS Teams 🔔 More details to follow!

ISSA Puget Sound – April 18th Meeting 

ISSA will be hosting Cristin Goodwin

Topic: Incident Response, Threat Intel, and Regulation
When: Thursday April 18th, 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!

BSides Seattle 2024   

BSides Seattle continues to provide space for the open sharing of ideas, concepts and debates. 
A place where security geeks of all ages, all levels of learning, all walks of life can bring their true selves and learn amazing things

Consider going to this community driven event

When: Saturday, April 27, 2024. 8:30a – 6:00pm PST

Click here for more information. 

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 the Latest Invited Talks!

Below you will find the latest recorded invited talks.

Note: YuChe Liu’s talk was not recorded due the nature of the talk. Stay tuned for the next one! 

👉🏽 Check out Seyoung Nam’s Invited TalkFinding a Job in the Tech Industry Against Layoffs and AI Headwinds

🔐 Check out Doug Cavit’s talk from February 8th, 2024 here. He is an experienced CISO who is a noted security industry speaker. 

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!

Caterpillar: 2024 Entry level Rotation Information Technology Solutions

🚀 Entry Level Opportunity 🚀 

This position is part of our Information Technology Solutions (ITS) Entry Level Rotation Program. The ITS Rotation Program provides the foundation for the future success of Solar Turbines technology professionals and the future success of the organization. The purpose of the program is to start the development and training of the next generation of well-rounded and highly competent technology professionals through an analyst rotation program.

🌟 Program Goals 🌟 

Begin building technical foundation

Provide challenging assignments

Create broad exposure to Solar Turbines

Acquire product knowledge

Develop enterprise perspective

Begin network building

Build pride and engagement

Preparation for a challenging and rewarding technology career

For more information & requirements and to apply click here. 

Microsoft: Research Intern – Efficient AI

🌲 Located in Redmond 🌲 

Research Internships at Microsoft provide a dynamic environment for research careers with a network of world-class research labs led by globally-recognized scientists and engineers, who pursue innovation in a range of scientific and technical disciplines to help solve complex challenges in diverse fields, including computing, healthcare, economics, and the environment.

We are seeing massive growth in AI scenarios and increasing hardware diversity across cloud and edge. Today inference is a major challenge. The shift in trend towards deep learning models and the shift in trend towards large language models has exponentially increased the computation costs. In addition, the continuous evolving landscape, in models and hardware diversity, contributes to the complexity and difficulty of efficient inferencing.

🔸Required Qualifications🔸

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

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

GitHub: Software Engineer

🔹Located in Bellevue or San Fransisco🔹

As the global home for all developers, GitHub is the complete AI-powered developer platform to build, scale, and deliver secure software. Over 100 million people, including developers from 90 of the Fortune 100 companies, use GitHub to build amazing things together across 330+ million repositories. With all the collaborative features of GitHub, it has never been easier for individuals and teams to write faster, better code.

🔸Requirements🔸

Currently in the process of obtaining a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, or similar field with at least one semester to complete after the internship

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Ability to work both independently and collaboratively

Experience with two or more of the following skill sets: Ruby/Rails Go and related tooling Database Management Systems, preferably MySQL REST APIs React, Python or NodeJS

💻 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!

Sony: Intern – Cyber Threat Intelligence

👉🏽 Sony Corporation of America (SCA,) is seeking an Intern, Cyber Threat Intelligence to join the Corporate Information Security Division (CISD) organization located in Reston, VA for the 2024 summer internship program. This position will assist the Security Operations Center (SOC) team within the Global Security Incident Response Team (GSIRT). The SOC team is a pivotal part of Sony’s program to secure its information assets, services, and the products that depend on them, building trust with customers and stakeholders and protecting the privacy of Sony’s employees and customers. This position is for those interested in pursuing a career in cyber security, cyber threat intelligence, intrusion detection, and incident response on a global scale. 

🔸Requirements🔸

Currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program or recent graduate of a degree-seeking or technical program, within one year of completion 

Preferred education in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Technology, Criminal Justice, Intelligence Analysis, or related field 

Familiarity with networking and cybersecurity concepts. 

Exceptional research and analytical skills. 
Detail-oriented, with the ability to multitask and quickly apply new concepts to accomplish assignments. 

Excellent communication and organizational skills 

Previous experience through work or internship preferred. 

Familiarity with at least one programming language preferred. 

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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