Industrial IoT Quest

by gmichael

IEEE Region 8 in collaboration with GE Europe is hosting an Industrial IoT Quest, which is essentially a 1-month online competition taking place on a cloud-based platform open to all members in our Region. The winners of this competition will have the chance to make their own company and create new apps. Everybody that is taking part in this competition will receive training and valuable experience, so everybody will be a winner. This is another small step towards getting IEEE closer to industry.

More info: http://iiotquest.bemyapp.com/

CYTA summer internship positions through the IEEE Action for Industry

by gmichael

CYTA will offer 7 summer internship positions for undergraduate or postgraduate IEEE student members.

The candidates must meet the following requirements:
– By the end of the Spring semester they should have completed their first year of studies.
– During the next Fall semester, they should be registered as students. Students that will receive their degrees this Summer and are not registered to continue their postgraduate studies, they are not eligible.
– Are IEEE student members with an active subscription.

The summer internships will start within the first 10 days of June and they will last at least 3 months and maximum 6 months. CYTA is offering for this full-time positions 100€ per week. The working hours are 07:00-14:15 with the chance of one shift afternoon depending on the position.

Anyone that is interested for these positions please send before the 28th of April 2017 an email to maria_efthimiou@ieee.org and CC the email n.michaelides.1989@ieee.org.
The email must contain the following information:
– Name & Surname
– Field & Year of studies
– Attach a certificate of attendance with the starting and expected graduation year (Graduating students should attach their acceptance letter for their future postgraduate studies)
– Contact details (email & phone)
– The preferable duration for the internship
– The preferable province for employment (Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaca, Ammochostos, Paphos)

Please note that any applications for these positions after 28 of April will be ignored.

Open-source model and how to get involved

This Thursday 23 March 2017, the Computer Science Society of University of Nicosia co-organizes with IEEE UNic, the event The Open-Source Model – How to get Involved.

The main supporters of the event is ACM Cyprus and IEEE Cyprus.

The event will take place at room M208 from 18:00 to 20:00.

The speaker is the Chairman of ACM Cyprus Chapter, Dr. Gjermundrod Kjell Harald.

In this talk the open-source model of software development will be presented. A short history of this community with the key participants (like Richard Stallman and Linus Torvalds) will be overviewed along with various examples of open-source licenses (e.g. GNU General Public License, BSD, etc.). In addition, ways on how you as a student can get involved in the open-source community and what is expected of its members will be discussed.

Coffee and pastries will be available for the participants as well as IEEE “swags”.

U-TX Trainee Positions through the IEEE Action for Industry

by gmichael

TRAINEE POSITIONS (Electrical Engineers/ Computer Engineers / Software Developers)

THE COMPANY

U-TX Technologies LTD is an R&D company providing innovative technological solutions for cellular telecom and asset security markets. U-TX solutions consist of proprietary hardware, firmware and software which provides the building blocks that provisions the creation of unique communication networks – all in accordance with local laws and world-wide standards.

JOB DESCRIPTION

U-TX Technologies in collaboration with IEEE Cyprus Section, under the Action for Industry (AfI) initiative, offers trainee positions for Electrical Engineers, Computer Engineers and Software Developers to recent graduates in order to gain experience in electronic design, wireless telecommunications, hardware/software engineering and software development in a leading company.

 QUALIFICATIONS

  • Recent Graduate in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science,
    or other related field.
  • The candidates should have hardware and/or software basic skills.
  • Knowledge of one or more of the areas below will be an advantage:
    • Software:
      • High Level programming (C/C++, Microsoft .NET)
      • Embedded systems programming
      • Wireless Communication systems
      • Signal processing
    • Hardware:
      • Hands-on experience in electronics
      • Electronics circuit design
      • Printed circuit board prototyping / Fault finding
      • Microprocessors coding
      • Wireless Communication systems

SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Passion for Hardware/Software Development and technology in general
  • Hunger to learn and continuously improve
  • Excellent English
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team

EMPLOYMENT TERMS

The candidate must be eligible to participate in Human Resources Development Authority of Cyprus Programmes. For details, click here.

Full-time, 6-month contract which it may be renewed.

Satisfactory salary depending on qualifications.

The position does not include 13th salary.

LOCATION

U-TX Technologies Headquarters, New Port Area, Limassol

HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae (CV) via e-mail to Mr. Agathoklis Papadopoulos at agathoklis.papadopoulos@u-tx.com and cc to the Cyprus Section Industry Ambassador, Mrs Maria Efthimiou at maria_efthimiou@ieee.org

Applicants should be members of IEEE. To join IEEE click here.

CVs must be in English language

Application Deadline: 24 Feb 2017

[pdf]: UTX-TraineePositions