2012 Computer Science Careers Fair

2012 COMPUTER SCIENCE
CAREERS FAIR

WEDNESDAY 1 AUGUST 2012, 4pm-6pm

ENGINEERING DESIGN STUDIO, IAN ROSS BUILDING

Meet with reps from 14 companies!

ACCENTURE - AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE FORCE - AUSTRALIAN PUBLIC SERVICE - AVANADE - CEA TECHNOLOGIES - CSIRO - IBM - INFOSYS - KPMG - MICROSOFT - NICTA - PALANTIR - PWC - THALES

FACEBOOK EVENT

ACCENTURE

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 249,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. There’s no limit to the technical or business solutions Accenture deliver, the clients they work with, or the type of work that they take on. Accenture work with Australia’s most innovative organisations across all sectors, including banking, insurance, healthcare, mining, retailers, communications, media and governmental agencies.

The company generated net revenues of US$25.5 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2011. Accenture look for graduates who have a strong interest in Technology, good communication skills, analytically minded and good problem solvers. Learn more at www.accenture.com/grads

AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE FORCE

The Australian Defence Force offers a range of positions for Software Engineers in the Army navy and Air Force. For example, software engineers in the Australian Army are responsible for employing state of the art concepts, cutting edge methodology and tools in the specification, design, construction, testing and documentation of large software systems. To find out more about the exciting opportunities within the Australian Defence Force go to www.defencejobs.gov.au

AUSTRALIAN PUBLIC SERVICE - ICT RECRUITMENT

The Australian Government Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Entry-level Programs are a set of three annual recruitment initiatives aimed at increasing the number of ICT employees in the Australian Government. The ICT Apprenticeship Program is for people with little to no formal ICT experience. The ICT Cadetship Program is for University students who are currently studying an undergraduate ICT degree or ICT major. The ICT Graduate Program is for University graduates who have completed a degree in ICT in the past 7 years.

AVANADE

Avanade is one of the world's leading IT consultancies helping build reliable, scalable enterprise solutions for some of the world's most successful organisations. An independent joint venture between Accenture and Microsoft, Avanade provides businesses with Consulting Solutions based around the Microsoft Stack of Technologies, and then provides the Consulting workforce to implement those solutions end-to-end.

A job with Avanade offers you a unique opportunity to help our customers on leading-edge projects while growing your skills and progressing your career. At Avanade, you are in charge. You'll be able to work with Microsoft and Accenture to design, develop, test and manage your own innovative ideas. Plus you'll be the first to get your hands on new Microsoft technologies.

CEA TECHNOLOGIES

CEA Technologies was established in 1983 by two former Naval Officers with a goal of creating a centre of excellence for the design and support of systems for the Australian Defence Force. From the outset, CEA Technologies was based on the provision of uncompromising design principles and robust through life system support, this philosophy became an enduring driver of CEA's business. See http://www.cea.com.au/ for details.

CSIRO

CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, is Australia's national science agency and one of the largest and most diverse research agencies in the world. CSIRO's employees work with some of Australia's most bright and innovative minds in a dynamic research environment.
It is an exciting and stimulating workplace with challenging projects, excellent career development, travel opportunities and access to the latest research and state-of-the-art technology. Find out more about career opportunities at http://www.csiro.au/Portals/Careers.aspx.

IBM

Are you ready for IBM?

Join us. Everything we do is geared around bringing innovation to life. We are championing efforts to combat climate change, making entire cities more sustainable, traffic flow more freely and helping consumers get more from mobile technology. We work with the most forward thinking clients, organisations and governments. So if you’re an ambitious undergraduate this is your chance to join a world leader.

INFOSYS

Infosys is a global leader in Consulting and IT services with a revenue of 6.99 billion, offices in 33 countries and over 150,000 employees. InStep, is Infosys FULLY PAID flagship internship program that attracts bachelors, masters and PhD student from over 45 countries from the best Universities across the world. Interns are given a chance to work on high impact assignments ranging from live technology projects to cutting-edge research in our offices in India for a duration of 10 – 12 weeks. While you explore an emerging economy and new technologies, you also gain unparalleled international work experience and build a global network of colleagues. Log onto www.infosys.com/instep for more details.

KPMG

KPMG is a leading provider of audit, tax and advisory services and offers industry insight to help organisations negotiate risks and perform in dynamic and challenging business environments. KPMG is one of the world's largest professional services firms, with around 138,000 people in over 150 countries. In Australia, we operate across 13 offices with around 5,200 people, including over 380 partners. See http://www.kpmg.com/AU/en/JoinUs for details.

MICROSOFT

We’re a global company in over 100 countries, but we often act like a startup. We do software—but we also do hardware, services, research, and community outreach. We work hard, but we value work/life balance, and each of us defines what that means to us. So why not explore what we do, where we do it, and what life is really like at Microsoft? You just might be surprised.

Meet a Microsoft recruiter at the ANU Careers Fair!

  • Come hear about the cool technologies that you could develop at Microsoft
  • Learn How to Prepare Yourself to Land a Job
  • Find out More about Living and Working at our different locations in the US!

BRING YOUR RESUME FOR A CHANCE TO WIN AN XBOX!

NICTA

NICTA is Australia’s leading ICT research and development centre, a young organisation with plenty of development opportunities. Be a part of producing world-class research, like the software in millions of mobile phones developed by NICTA spin-out OK Labs.

In addition to competitive salaries, superannuation and salary packaging options, NICTA understands that balancing work or study and a personal life can be a challenge, so if you need flexibility with your work hours, you may be able to make an arrangement that suits your needs. Whether you are an experienced employee seeking a better work/life balance, transitioning to retirement, a parent returning to work or just starting out in your career, there are a range of options to suit you.

For more information about careers at NICTA see http://nicta.com.au/about/careers.

PALANTIR

Palantir is inspired by a simple idea—that with the right technology and enough data, people can still solve hard problems and change the world for the better. For organizations addressing many of today’s most critical challenges, the necessary information is already out there, waiting to be understood. We build technology that allows people to make sense of their data. Our software equips them with the intelligence they need for their missions to succeed. http://www.palantir.com/

THALES

Thales is a global technology leader for the Defence & Security and the Aerospace & Transport markets. Thales has a unique capability to design, develop and deploy equipment, systems and services that meet the most complex security requirements. Thales has an exceptional international footprint, with operations around the world working with customers and local partners. Thales Australia is a trusted partner of the Australian Defence Force and is also present in commercial sectors ranging from air traffic management to security systems and services. www.thalesgroup.com