The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at North Carolina State University has as its mission the accumulation, generation, and dissemination of knowledge in electrical and computer engineering. Central to the mission is a high quality research and educational program that benefits our students, the State of North Carolina, the nation and the world.
The ECE Department acts as a focal point for development, growth and entrepreneurship and our national and international reputation facilitates future growth in areas of fundamental economic and technological advances.
The ECE Connections corporate program is designed to develop and sustain strong collaborations between industry and the Department, offering meaningful engagement and recruiting events and activities.
Exploring the Value Proposition
Enriching student experiences and job opportunities
Diversification of discretionary funding
Access to cutting-edge facilities and equipment and other valuable industry resources
Develop pathways for greater research
Deeper understanding of industry needs
Provide a focal point to develop and coordinate resources and address major innovation challenges
Identify existing and new talent at the source
Support and influence the supply of relevant skills
Learn about new areas of research and accelerate the innovation process
Bring new perspectives to problems
Tap into teams of world-class researchers
Engage in long-term research projects
Brand promotion with ECE students, faculty and staff.
Talley Student Union
Join us for the fall ECE career fair for all undergrad and grad students. This is your opportunity to secure internships/co-op’s and full-time employment EARLY. Employers want to see all students from freshman all the way to grad students.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to get in front of our corporate partners first!
Casual Connections 2019
Talley Student Union
This recruiting event is your opportunity to connect with ECE corporate partners for internships, full-time and co-op opportunities.
This is a “no suit” event! Students, bring your best self, NCSU Student ID, copies of your resumé, but leave your nerves behind! It’s Casual Connections!
From 4-5 pm is early-bird Undergraduate only entrance.
Get Help Employing ECE Majors
If you are a company in need of hiring an electrical or computer engineering student you have come to the right place! In an effort to streamline the student recruiting options we can provide to companies, the Department works closely with the NC State Career Development Center. All companies are asked to submit their open positions through the ePACK system. The system is free to employers to build a company profile and post available full-time, Co-Op and internship opportunities for students.
Open positions with our ECE Connections corporate partners will be exclusively shown on the departmental intranet sites for undergraduate and graduate students. In addition, these positions will be advertised on the department’s digital signage system in Engineering Building II. In coordination with the Career Development Center and through ePACK, we can make on-campus interviewing a simple process: employers can request interview dates, students can request to be considered for interviews, employers make selections of the best candidates meeting their criteria, and then students choose the best interview time for their schedules.
Don’t yet have an ePACK account? Sign up here! When posting positions, it is recommended that you provide as much detail as possible — these detailed positions, rather than the ones which simply point to a recruiting website, tend to receive a much better response from our students.
Friends of ECEPartnership
- One recruiting event (fall or spring)
- Two info session/atrium (lobby) days
- Website presence that includes company logo, links and profile on ECE website
- Logo posted on ECE Corporate Partners wall (EBII)
- Opportunity to send targeted email blasts to students with company information and announcements
- All benefits of the “Friends of ECE” level plus
- Invitations to student events and activities
- Opportunity to give technical or professional development talks to student organizations +Facilitated access to student organizations
- “Firm of the Month” showcase. Company information featured on two posters throughout EB II and displayed on digital monitors
- Assistance in organizing campus visits
- Corporate Connect Program Students travel to your site of choice for “a day in the life” experience defined by your team (aka “externship”)
- All benefits of the “Connections” level plus
- One ECE Senior Design project (two semesters)
For more information about the ECE Connections Partners program or any other engagement opportunities, email email@example.com, or call 919-513-2251.
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