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ACM@UIUC Weekly Job Postings
Week of August 8th, 2010

With postings from:
Digital Cyclone, Inc. - A Division of Garmin International, Inc.
Digital Cyclone, Inc. - A Division of Garmin International, Inc.
Digital Cyclone, Inc. - A Division of Garmin International, Inc.
Digital Cyclone, Inc. - A Division of Garmin International, Inc.

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Title: Software Engineer - Research & Development (Obj-C experience highly preferred)
Company: Digital Cyclone, Inc. - A Division of Garmin International, Inc.
Contact: Kriscel Estrella <kriscel.estrella@xxxxxxxxxx> 952-974-3300
Hiring for: Full-time  
Description:
POSITION SUMMARY: Develop software for Digital Cycloneâ??s products in a
team-oriented environment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
â?¢ Develop software in Java, C++, or other selected languages for
Digital Cyclone products in accordance with Digital Cycloneâ??s software
development methodology
â?¢ Test software using unit tests, debuggers, and simulators
â?¢ Perform software releases and software quality assurance activities
â?¢ Participate in the design of new software products
â?¢ Perform maintenance activities for existing products

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:
â?¢ Review product information including web sites, manuals, and
brochures for technical accuracy
â?¢ Participate in product definition activities including feature
analysis and design trade-offs
â?¢ Perform other duties as necessary

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
â?¢ Bachelor of Science or above in Computer Science, Electrical
Engineering, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Math or
Physics from a four-year college or university, or equivalent
education/experience 
â?¢ Strong academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0 as a
general rule) 
â?¢ Relevant experience and/or training in high level languages such as
Java or C++
â?¢ Relevant experience and/or training in data structures or object
oriented design methodology
â?¢ Strong oral and written communication skills
â?¢ Other education and/or experience in development platform and
technology, such as Client-server/Web/Enterprise applications,
regression testing, billing infrastructure, and system deployment
considered a plus

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
â?¢ Excellent academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.5)
â?¢ Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP) or equivalent experience
â?¢ Experience applying mathematical principles from algebra,
trigonometry, and calculus, and/or experience applying the principles of
digital image processing to software algorithms and code development
â?¢ Experience with mobile applications development
â?¢ Development experience using Objective C
â?¢ Previous experience working in a team environment

EEO/AA/M/F/D/V

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Title: Mobile Application Test Engineer
Company: Digital Cyclone, Inc. - A Division of Garmin International, Inc.
Contact: Kriscel Estrella <kriscel.estrella@xxxxxxxxxx> 952-974-3300
Hiring for: Full-time  
Description:
POSITION SUMMARY: Develop and carry out test plans for Digital
Cycloneâ??s mobile applications and web sites in a team-oriented
environment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
â?¢ Work closely with product development teams to define test plans
that will be used to ensure quality and usability of Digital Cyclone
products
â?¢ Design and develop test plans, scripts, cases and maintain a test
script repository
â?¢ Analyze test results and usersâ?? feedback, and communicate with
product development teams to assist in problem resolution
â?¢ Perform manual and/or automated testing of software builds according
to test plans to ensure quality and compliance with stated requirements
 
OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:
â?¢ Work with Functional Leads and Testers to understand Digital Cyclone
business processes and assist them with documentation of test cases and
development of automated test scripts
â?¢ May serve as OEM product test coordinator
â?¢ Perform other duties as assigned

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
â?¢ Bachelors degree from a four-year college in Computer Science, MIS,
IT, Software Engineering or related field; or technical school  and at
least 3 years of experience in software testing
â?¢ Strong academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0)
â?¢ Superior organizational and analytical skills
â?¢ Excellent oral and written communication skills
â?¢ At least 4 years of experience in creating test plans, conducting
usability tests, and/or writing test scripts
â?¢ Relevant experience or training in software quality assurance
processes and methodologies
â?¢ Excellent project management skills
â?¢ Positive attitude and ability to execute
â?¢ Proven team player

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
â?¢ Experience in the wireless industry including handset, application
or content development
â?¢ Consumer electronics industry experience

EEO/AA/M/F/D/V

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Title: Software Project Manager
Company: Digital Cyclone, Inc. - A Division of Garmin International, Inc.
Contact: Kriscel Estrella <kriscel.estrella@xxxxxxxxxx> 952-974-3300
Hiring for: Full-time  
Description:
POSITION SUMMARY: Provide high level project management and coordination
between project team and other departments in the development of Digital
Cyclone products from initial concept through production

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
â?¢ Track and maintain the development schedule of products and their
associated accessories through coordination with software engineers and
other project stakeholders
â?¢ Provide guidance and leadership through definition of clear
objectives, timelines, and milestones to internal and external staff
working on project
â?¢ Coordinate and attend weekly project status meetings
â?¢ Understand market commitments and ensure product schedules can meet
those commitments
â?¢ Gather and clearly communicate requirements to the project teams
â?¢ Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure a
flawless product introduction and initial deliveries to customers
â?¢ Work with Product Managers to coordinate relatively complex projects
across multiple functional areas, managing ongoing action items while
tracking and reporting progress
â?¢ Create system level test plans, oversee the execution of these tests
and the associated feedback, and track corrective actions taken as a
result of the testing
â?¢ Create external beta testing programs, oversee the execution of
these programs and the associated feedback, and track corrective actions
taken as a result of beta testing
â?¢ Manage requests for derivative products and ensure they are defined,
forecasted, and produced according to plan
â?¢ Provide training and project management guidance to engineers and
staff at Digital Cyclone
â?¢ Schedule, facilitate, and document meetings as necessary
 
OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:
â?¢ Perform other duties required to complete tasks as assigned

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
â?¢ Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science, Software
Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or
Industrial Engineering from a four-year college; or above/equivalent
education or experience
â?¢ Excellent academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0, as
a general rule)
â?¢ Project management experience
â?¢ Proven track record in ability to drive a project to completion in a
timely manner
â?¢ Demonstrated success in bringing together cross-functional teams for
effective problem resolution and timely project completion
â?¢ Takes ownership for leadership of projects through identification
and leverage of team members knowledge and strengths to move projects
forward effectively
â?¢ Proven success in challenging outcomes throughout projects to
determine necessary changes to project or processes
â?¢ Ability to understand the technical aspects of the project and
determine the right questions to ask that will steer the project in the
most effective direction
â?¢ Ability to work with Production, Marketing, and Engineering
departments located internationally
â?¢ Proven communication, interpersonal, organizational, and analytical
skills through success in previous project management experiences
â?¢ Proficiency with MS Office Suite, including specific experience with
MS Project and PowerPoint

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
â?¢ 5+ years applicable experience is a plus
â?¢ Cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.5
â?¢ Experience in the wireless industry including handset, application
or content development
â?¢ Consumer electronics industry experience

EEO/AA/M/F/D/V

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Title: Systems Integrator
Company: Digital Cyclone, Inc. - A Division of Garmin International, Inc.
Contact: Kriscel Estrella <kriscel.estrella@xxxxxxxxxx> 952-974-3300
Hiring for: Full-time  
Description:
POSITION SUMMARY: Design, implement, operate, and tune software that
integrates proprietary and standard-based systems to ensure complete
function, availability, and security of core organizational applications

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
â?¢ Participate in and support capacity planning and the development of
long-term strategic goals for systems and software in conjunction with
management and end-users as required
â?¢ Write scripts in various languages that utilize services of our
system to complete the functionality of our product feature set
â?¢ Investigate, qualify, and recommend areas in which to introduce new
technologies and services
â?¢ Conduct research on client/server hardware, software, and protocols
in support of procurement and development efforts
â?¢ Implement policies, procedures, and technologies to ensure system
security through secure access, monitoring, control and routine security
evaluations
â?¢ Gauge effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and
implement strategies for continuous improving and leveraging of these
systems
â?¢ Collaborate with team members and stakeholders in systems and data
integration
â?¢ Determine required network components to ensure data access, data
consistency and data integrity
â?¢ Coordinate and perform in-depth tests for modified and new systems
â?¢ Monitor, test, and tune system performance
â?¢ Recommend and complete modifications to systems for improved
efficiency, reliability, and performance
 
OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:
â?¢ Perform other duties required to complete tasks as assigned

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
â?¢ Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science from a four-year
college or university
â?¢ Strong academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0, as a
general rule)
â?¢ Strong technical knowledge of current network protocols and
standards like HTTP, TCPIP, XML, JSON
â?¢ Familiarity with TCP/IP protocols, firewall management, and database
administration
â?¢ Ability to understand organizational goals and objectives, and
contributing effectively to their achievement
â?¢ Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks on time
â?¢ Aptitude for presenting ideas in both business-friendly and
user-friendly language
â?¢ Proven analytical and problem solving skills
â?¢ 2+ years experience in SQL programming
â?¢ 5+ years experience using Linux OS

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
â?¢ 5+ years applicable experience 
â?¢ Excellent academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.5)
â?¢ Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining systems, servers
and software
â?¢ Hands-on hardware and software troubleshooting experience
â?¢ Experience in conducting research in various systems issues and
products as needed

EEO/AA/M/F/D/V

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