Week 4

🪷 Spring Quarter 2024 🪷

🌸 Welcome to Week 4 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. 

🕰️  There are two more Invited Talks this quarter. Be sure to view the Events section to view the flyers and calendar!

🙌🏼 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

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.


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.

📅  Next session is April 30th

For more information click here!

Upcoming Events

Click here to view full calendar.

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 🔔 

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 2, 2024 from 4:30 – 5:30 PM PDT 📍 MS Teams 🔔 

ISSA Puget Sound – May 16th Meeting 

ISSA will be hosting David deBeaubien

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!

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. 

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
📍New Venue: AWS Skills Center, 1915 Terry Avenue Seattle, WA 98101

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

New Tech Eastside May Meetup

Speakers: TBA!

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

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

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!

Student Intern, Software Engineering *Hybrid*

🚀 Hybrid Internship – Redmond 🚀 

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.

🌟 Requirements 🌟 

Coursework/Training: Acceptance to, or current enrollment in, a four-year college or university

Coursework/Training: A course of technical study that exposes applicants to PC administration with Microsoft Office application experience

🔸No actual work experience in an IS environment is required

🔸Previous employment should demonstrate progressively responsible job duties

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! ⭐️

Nelnet: Intern – Software Engineer

🔹 Remote 🔹

Yes, we’re a student loan servicer. We’re also a technology company, idea incubator, start-up accelerator, and K-12 and higher education expert. At Nelnet, we’re so much more than what you think—and we’re just getting started. So, no matter what you want to do in life—build codes or build brands—we’re the best place to do it.

Join Nelnet as an intern and do real work that matters to our business. All Nelnet interns receive one-on-one mentorship, competitive pay, casual dress, flexible schedule, intern-specific programming, and meaningful work experience.

Software Engineer Interns will enhance and support our internal and external web-based applications. Specific responsibilities include the analysis, design, coding, testing, implementation, maintenance and support of these complex business systems. Interns will contribute meaningfully to a team that builds technology products.

💻 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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