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ACM@UIUC Weekly Job Postings
Week of February 27th, 2011

With postings from:
MVP Modeling Solutions
BridgePoint
Camino Real, Inc.
BrightRoll
Avanade
BrightRoll
Infosys Technologies Limited
OTCR Consulting

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Title: Senior Video Game Designer/Developer
Company: MVP Modeling Solutions
Contact: Masha Petrova <masha@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 1-800-931-9907
Hiring for: Full-time Part-time 
Description:
A hot start-up, MVP Modeling Solutions, is seeking a senior video game
designer/developer for developing a pedagogical game for
higher-education. This is a lead-position with considerable growth
potential. We will include the candidateâ??s bio in a government
proposal that will provide funding for this position. Please contact us
by January 5th, 2010 if interested.

Required Skills
â?¢ Strong technical background (Bachelor\'s degree or higher)
â?¢ Experience in video game development
â?¢ Proven success in creating compelling game-play, scenarios,
activities, and encounters
â?¢ Familiarity with software development, version control and issue
tracking environments
â?¢ Interest in understanding how people learn
â?¢ Ability to conceptualize and implement game ideas using various
tools and technology
â?¢ Experience as a game programmer using C++ with Microsoft Visual
Studio and associated tools
â?¢ Experience with interpreted language (Java/Python/Shell/Perl) for
build, testing and other workflows
 
Bonus Skills:
â?¢ Previous experience developing educational video games
â?¢ Engineering/science background 
â?¢ Previous experience with engineering modeling and simulation

Responsibilities
â?¢ Actively participate in every aspect of the game development process
from concept generation to Gold release
â?¢ Work very closely with design team, programmers and producer to
develop core story, quests, and game content
â?¢ Aggressively prototype and iterate on core story and in-game
encounters
â?¢ Balance and adjust game-play experiences to ensure the productâ??s
critical and commercial success
â?¢ Lead implementation of game content using standard 3d software,
engine tools, and basic scripting
â?¢ Be actively involved in delivery of tested and efficient code for
various elements of the game
â?¢ Support content creator by helping determine system functional
specifications
â?¢ Mentor less experienced members of the team

MVP Modeling Solutions
We help companies and universities establish and implement Best
Practices in the field of engineering modeling and simulation. Our
latest efforts focus on changing the face of higher-education by
revitalizing the way engineering principles are taught with the use of
video games.


Interested? Contact: Masha Petrova masha@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
1-800-931-9907 www.mvpmodelingsolutions.com


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Title: Developer
Company: BridgePoint
Contact: Roger <Rogerdjin@xxxxxxxxx> 6463184011
Hiring for: Full-time Part-time 
Description:
I am looking for an experienced PHP, MySQL and Ruby developer to join
onboard my startup as a developer (or equal co-founder depending on
circumstances.) We plan to move to Silicon Valley in the summer -- if
you are interested and want to find out more about what we do, please
email me at rogerdjin@xxxxxxxxx!

Best

Roger

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Title: Software Engineer
Company: Camino Real, Inc.
Contact: David King <careers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 650-954-5464
Hiring for: Full-time  Intern/Co-op
Description:
Camino Real, Inc. is a new startup based in San Francisco founded by 2
Ex-Googlers (Search, AdWords, Mobile) who are both UIUC ECE/CS alums
(BS/Phd).  We are building useful consumer products for data connected
mobile devices and solving challenging technical problems.  We\'re
focused on using great engineering tools and processes like MongoDB,
Python, EC2, and continuous deployment.  We also build client software
for iOS and Android.

If you\'d like to chat to learn more about our startup or more about the
startup eco-system in silicon valley we\'re happy to hop on a phone call
to share our experience.

We have founded and been early engineers at top silicon valley startups
and have had multiple major exits.  We are well funded by top tier
investors.

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Title: Software Engineering Intern
Company: BrightRoll
Contact: Nicole Rogers <nicole@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> (415) 677-9222
Hiring for: Full-time  Intern/Co-op
Description:
Are you a recent CS graduate or a 3rd or 4th year student looking to
gain software engineering experience? Join BrightRoll, the worldâ??s
largest and most trusted video advertising network, and work in the
high-growth field of online video advertising. Weâ??re a profitable,
venture-backed company that executes smart video ad campaigns across the
industryâ??s leading publishers, including over three-quarters of the
top 250 websites in the United States. Youâ??ll work with a
collaborative team of intelligent engineers committed to agile
principles and will have the opportunity to learn new technologies,
tools, and languages. This is a great career building experience working
directly on revenue impacting projects. This position reports to the
CTO.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The right candidate must have excellent communication skills and a
strong computer science foundation. They will be working on projects
individually or on teams with other engineering leads.

REQUIREMENTS:

Smart, friendly, resourceful
Recent CS grad or upper-division student
Looking for a fulltime internship
You stand out as one of the best computer science/engineering students
amongst your peer group
Strong familiarity with at least one of the following: Ruby, Python, PHP
Productivity with Unix and SQL
Great coder who is eager to become a superior coder
Grasps new languages and platforms with alacrity
Extremely motivated and proactive person

BONUS POINTS:

Advertising industry experience
Strong interests in a particular field of computer science
Knowledge of HTTP protocol or a framework

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Title: Solution Developer
Company: Avanade
Contact: Lisa Kochert <lisa.kochert@xxxxxxxxxxx > 
Hiring for: Full-time  
Description:
WE WILL BE ATTENDING THE ENGINEERING EXPO ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10 -
PLAN TO STOP BY AND INTRODUCE YOURSELF 

Apply Online:
http://www.avanade-jobs.com/job/Us-Illinois-Chicago-Solution-Developer,-Analyst-Chicago/938251/


At Avanade, business and technology consulting isn\'t just your
careerâ?¦it\'s your passion. And that means more than just working with
new innovations. It means using technology to solve business problems in
ways that make a real difference to you, your customers, and the world.

At Avanade, we:

- Are passionate about pushing the limits of Microsoft technologies to
help our customers achieve their goals
- Thrive on open dialogue and debate. We share best practices and solve
problems through teamwork.
- Are committed to growth - as an organization and for each individual.

Join Avanade as a Solution Developer, Analyst and work as a consultant
side by side with passionate technologists developing innovative
technology solutions that help our customers grow and stay competitive.
With Avanade, you will build management, technical and planning skills
by participating in projects and interacting with customers. You will
participate in trainings that will teach you the .NET Framework and
other Microsoft technologies from a base of core computer science skills
in C++ and Java.

As a Solution Developer, Analyst, you will be responsible for the
following:

* Contribute to the programming of new applications using the .NET
Framework, ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#, BizTalk, Business Intelligence,
SharePoint, Office 2010, and other advanced components of Microsoft
technology

*Consult with Avanade\'s Fortune 500 customers

*Execute test scripts and document the results

* Support, maintain and administer deployed solutions

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

- Minimum of 0-3 years of project experience in a consulting environment
- Demonstrate functional programming experience and knowledge in one or
more of the following:
- .NET Framework
- QA & Testing Procedures
- ASP.NET
- C#, Visual Basic .NET, C++, Java
- Microsoft SQL

- Demonstrate functional knowledge and experience in one or more of the
following development methodologies:
- Object Oriented Development
- Component based development
- Patterns
- Design for reuse

- Willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment
- Ability to travel 80% of the time to the customer location
- Demonstrated success working in a team
- Strong customer service skills
- Bachelor\'s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS or
related field

Preferred Qualifications:

- 3.0 overall GPA
- General Microsoft technology knowledge of the following:
- SharePoint Portal Server
- Content Management Server
- BizTalk Server
- Commerce Server

- Previous work or internship experience

Avanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade promotes equal
employment opportunity to all employees and applicants and does not
discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, national
origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, status as a protected disabled or
Vietnam Era Veteran, disability, or any other legally protected status.



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Title: Junior Software Engineer
Company: BrightRoll
Contact: Nicole Rogers <nicole@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> (415) 677-9222
Hiring for: Full-time  
Description:
Are you a recent graduate, who is eagerly looking for a place to put
that hard-earned CS degree to use? Join BrightRoll, the world\'s largest
and most trusted video advertising network, and work in the high-growth
field of online video advertising. Weâ??re a profitable, venture-backed
company that executes smart video ad campaigns across the industryâ??s
leading publishers, including over three-quarters of the top 250
websites in the United States. Youâ??ll be on a collaborative team of
intelligent engineers committed to agile principles and will have the
opportunity to learn new technologies, tools, and languages. This is a
great career building experience working directly on revenue impacting
projects. This position reports to the CTO. 

RESPONSIBILITIES The right candidate must have excellent communication
skills and a strong computer science foundation. They will be working on
projects individually or on teams with other engineering leads. 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS 
-	Degree in Computer Science 
-	1+ Years of professional software engineering experience (including
internships) 
-	Good understanding of at least one computer language (Java, Python,
PHP, etc) 
-	Should be productive with Unix 
-	Should be productive with SQL 
-	Must understand how to build a web app 
-	Interest in learning and implementing new technologies and techniques 

BONUS Points 
-	Excellent marks in academia 
-	Strong interests in a particular field of computer science 

BONUS Points For You 
-	Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits 
-	3 weeks PTO 
-	Weekly organic fruit delivery 
-	A stocked kitchen, complete with an array of snacks, treats,
beverages, and an espresso machine 
-	Discounted gym membership 
-	Commuter benefits 
-	Downtown location close to public transportation 
-     Expanding and growing office 


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Title: International Internship Opportunity
Company: Infosys Technologies Limited
Contact: Inchara Shanthappa <inchara_shanthappa@xxxxxxxxxxx> 
Hiring for:   Intern/Co-op
Description:
 
About Infosysâ?? Global Internship Program
InStep is Infosysâ?? Global Internship Program for undergraduate,
graduate and PhD students from top academic institutions around the
world. As part of the Infosys family, you are given a chance to work on
high impact assignments ranging from live technology projects to
cutting-edge research in our offices in India. While you explore new
markets and emerging technologies, you gain unparalleled international
work experience and build a global network of colleagues. InStep runs
through the year to suit academic calendars across the globe. 

Students with a technical background are offered an opportunity to work
on projects involving cutting-edge technologies in diverse areas such as
BPM, Knowledge Engineering, Legacy Modernization, Security, Information
Management, CRM, Mobile Computing, SOA, P2P, Enterprise Mobility, Grid
Computing, Performance Engineering, Pervasive Computing, QoS and
Application QoS, Web Services, Wireless and Web 2.0, with different
units such as Software Engineering and Technology Labs (SETLabs),
Product Lifecycle and Engineering Solutions (PLES) and System
Integration. To view our projects in detail, please log on to
http://www.infosys.com/InStepWeb/projects/default.asp

Internship Locations	India (Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune) and
China (Shanghai)   
Internship Duration	Average internship duration is 8-12 weeks. The exact
duration depends on the requirements of the project and the internâ??s
availability.
Benefits	Comprehensive compensation package along with opportunities for
industry workshops and interactions with senior management.
Application Deadline	March 15th, 2010
Apply	Log on to our website at www.infosys.com/instepweb

More Information - write to Inchara_Shanthappa@xxxxxxxxxxx

 
Did you know
â?¢	In 2009-2010, the InStep Program received over 4,000 applications
for 150 positions in the company. 
â?¢	Last year, our interns represented over 30 different nationalities. 
â?¢	Over 14 teams of interns and employees participated in the 3rd
Annual InStep Business Plan Competition.
â?¢	 Interns have previously published the results of their work at
Infosys in prestigious journals like Dr. Dobbâ??s,   IEEE, and ESEM
Conference

 About Infosys
Infosys Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ: INFY) defines, designs and delivers
IT-enabled business solutions that help Global 2000 companies succeed.
These solutions focus on providing strategic differentiation and
operational superiority to clients. Infosys creates these solutions for
its clients by leveraging its domain and business expertise along with a
complete range of services. With Infosys, clients are assured of a
transparent business partner, world-class processes, speed of execution
and the power to stretch their IT budget by leveraging the Global
Delivery Model that Infosys pioneered. Infosys has over 114,000
employees in 30 countries, and revenues exceeding $5 billion.
 
Did you know?

â?¢         Infosys was started in 1981 by 7 individuals, 250 USD and a
dream
â?¢         Wired Magazine listed Infosys # 9 among 40 companies
reshaping the global economy
â?¢         Business Week rated us as the # 1 IT services company
â?¢         Financial Times voted us among the 90 most respected
companies in world
â?¢         Our CEO Kris Gopalakrishnan was named one of the most
influential management thinkers by Thinkers 50.
â?¢         In 2007, Fortune magazine named Infosys amongst the 10 best
companies in the world for grooming leaders.



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Title: Consultant
Company: OTCR Consulting
Contact: Gary Weber <grweber2@xxxxxxxxxxxx> 
Hiring for:   Intern/Co-op
Description:
Are you interested in learning about business? Do you want to solve
problems for real business and technology challenges for actual clients?
 
OTCR Consulting is an entirely student-run consulting firm at the
University of Illinois. Our clients include small businesses, technology
startups, Fortune 50 companies and non-profit organizations. We work on
a variety of projects ranging from marketing and strategy to technology
integration. As a consultant in OTCR, you will be able to learn new
skills by engaging with real clients on their most challenging business
and technology problems.
 
Unique to OTCR is the opportunity to become a project manager or partner
in the organization and gain true leadership experience in a technical
business environment as an undergraduate.
 
Our consultants frequently cite OTCR as a key factor in differentiating
themselves from other students. Many of our alumni work at top
consulting firms like Accenture, Bain & Company, Deloitte, and McKinsey
& Company. Still others go on to do great work with companies like
Boeing,General Electric, NASA, Ford or graduate school for law or
medicine. OTCR is great training for the Program Manager role at firms
like Microsoft and Google!
 
Come to one of our information sessions to find out more about OTCR and
the basics of case interviewing!
 
OTCR Information Session

Wednesday, February 23 at 7.30pm
MSEB 305
 
Or
 
Tuesday, March 1st at 7.30pm
DKH 113
 
The dress code for both information sessions will be Business Casual.
 
The application deadline is Saturday, March 5th at 5:00 PM! You can
apply on our website, www.otcr.illinois.edu. If you have any questions
please contact Christie Schroeder at schroed6@xxxxxxxxxxxx
 
We look forward to seeing you at our info session and reading your
application!
 
Sincerely,
The OTCR Partner Team

Follow us on Facebook at
http://www.facebook.com/pages/OTCR-Consulting/146202812078788
Follow us on Twitter at @OTCRConsulting
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