Smith College Life Sciences & Technology Fair
2016 Participating Organizations
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- Audible, Inc.
- Boston Public Schools
- Cadmus Group
- Case Western Reserve University-Master of Engineering and Management Program
- City Year
- CommunicateHealth, Inc.
- Fidelity Investments
- General Dynamics Mission Systems
- Ginkgo Bioworks
- Global Health Corps
- iD Tech Camps
- Lionbridge Technologies
- M&T Bank
- MassMutual (Data Science Development Program)
- MIT Lincoln Laboratory
- MITRE Corporation
- The New York Times
- Northeastern University Bouve Graduate College of Health
Sciences School of Nursing
- Northeastern University College of Computer and Information Science
- Peace Corps
- Pfizer, Inc.
- Summer on the Cuyahoga
- U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
- U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
- UP Education Network
- Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
- World Internships
ACT.md is the platform for team-based care. ACT.md Care
Coordination Record is a secure, HIPAA-compliant cloud-
based platform that connects dynamic care teams and drives
action. It is accessible via web browser on desktop, laptop,
tablet, or smartphone, and thru SMART can be embedded in the
EMR. Patients with complex needs require thoughtfully designed care plans and high-quality execution. ACT.md is purpose-built to support complex team interactions and workflows that involve patients, families, and a broad array of care providers each contributing aspects of a complex care plan. Care teams need to work together to manage patients’ medical, behavioral, functional and social needs. ACT.md exists to make this possible.
Hiring Areas: Computer Science& Engineering
Positions: Software Engineer, User Interface Engineer
Audible, Inc., an Amazon.com, Inc. subsidiary, is the leading provider of premium digital spoken audio information and entertainment on the Internet, offering customers a new way to enhance and enrich their lives every day. Audible content includes more than 215,000 audio programs from leading audiobook publishers, broadcasters, entertainers, magazine and newspaper publishers, and business information providers. Audible is also the preeminent provider of spoken-word audio products for Apple’s iTunes Store. We're here to establish literate listening as a core tool for anyone seeking to be more productive, better informed, or more thoughtfully entertained.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Computer Science & Engineering
Boston Public Schools
As the birthplace of public education in this nation, the
Boston Public Schools is committed to transforming the lives
of all children through exemplary teaching in a world-class
system of innovative, welcoming schools. We partner with the
community, families, and students to develop in every
learner the knowledge, skill, and character to excel in
college, career, and life.
Hiring Areas: Education
Cadmus is a fast-growing social good consultancy with technical and strategic projects across the United States and around the world. We serve our clients in the areas of energy, natural environment, high performance building, sustainability, public health, and strategic communications. Our staff includes consultants, scientists, engineers, marketers, and public policy professionals who provide an array of scientific, research, analytical, public education, and marketing services. To meet the growing demand for our services, we continually seek exceptional entry-level and seasoned professionals to join our organization.
Hiring Areas: Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Postions: Research Analyst, Junior Energy Efficiency Engineer
Case Western Reserve University-Master of Engineering and Management Program
The MEM degree is offered through an innovative collaboration between the Case School of Engineering and the Weatherhead School of Management. The one-year, 14-course program of study builds on the technical and analytical skills you gained through your undergraduate engineering degree and provides a real-world framework for applying them along with master’s level business management tools. Individualized coaching emphasizes self-assessment and emotional intelligence. Interdisciplinary team projects enhance the people skills you’ll need as a business leader today. The MEM program positions you to become more productive faster - and accelerate your career.
Hiring Areas: Engineering Management, Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Material Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
CISabroad is an international education organization that provides students with study and intern abroad opportunities in 21 countries worldwide.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Fincance, Marketing, Operations, Strategy, Engineering Management, Biomedical/Biotechnical, Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Material Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Positions: International internships in Australia, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, England, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, South Africa, and Spain.
At City Year, we believe education has the power to help every child reach his or her potential. However, in high-poverty communities there are external factors and obstacles students are faced with every day that can interfere with their ability to both get to school and be ready and able to learn. City Year works to bridge the gap in high-poverty communities between the support that students actually need and what their schools are designed and resourced to provide. In doing so, we’re helping to increase graduation rates across the country and changing lives of the students we serve. At City Year’s 27 locations across the United States and two international affiliates, highly trained young adults, our AmeriCorps Members, work full-time in schools for 11 months providing individualized supports to at-risk students. We partner with schools and districts to identify students who are at risk of not graduating on time with their peers, and provide them with extra academic, emotional and social support an skills that they need to be successful for college and a career.
Hiring Areas: Non-profit
Positions: AmeriCorps member
CommunicateHealth, Inc. is a small, woman-owned, mission-based health communication company and a national leader in health literacy. We’re committed to making a difference in the world - and in the lives of our employees. We create health information that can be accessed, understood, and used by people in their daily lives. This applies to consumers and professionals alike. Whether it’s a fact sheet, insurance form, or website, we help our clients design user-friendly products.
Positions: We are always looking for talented thinkers to join our team. We offer highly competitive salaries and benefits to our employees. Interns work closely with staff to learn the ins and outs of health communication consulting. A full list of job openings, as well as an internship application, can be found at
At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want - from the 23 million people investing their life savings, to the 20,000 businesses managing their employee benefits programs, to the10,000 advisors and institutions needing innovative technology solutions to invest their clients’ money. To do this well, as a privately held company, we place a high degree of value in nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to being an employer of choice. For more information about Fidelity Investments, visit www.fidelity.com. Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.
Hiring Areas: Computer Science & Engineering
General Dynamics Mission Systems
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000 top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team! General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.
Hiring Areas: Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Positions: Full time and internships available
Ginkgo Bioworks is the first YCombinator biotech company and a spin out of MIT. Our mission is to make biology easier to engineer. We engineer organisms to address fundamental challenges the world is facing today. We aren't trying to study biology, we are trying to build it - constructing, editing, and redesigning the living world. Our bioengineers make use of an in-house foundry of synthetic biology technologies to design and build new organisms.
Hiring Areas: Biomedical/Biotechnical, Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Positions: DNA Padawan, Automation Padawan, Foundry Co-Op
more at https://jobs.lever.co/ginkgobioworks
Global Health Corps
New York, NY
We are a leadership development organization focused on health equity. We are building a global community of diverse young leaders changing the face of global health.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Strategy, Engineering Management, Biomedical/Biotechnical, Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Positions: Global Health Corps is currently recruiting for over 160 fellowship positions in areas spanning health, science, technology, business and more.
IBM is actively seeking 2016 graduates (CS or related) for
fulltime positions; there are internship positions as well.
Go to www.ibm.com/start and click on the "Entry
Level/Campus" link to get started. Sample fulltime active
reqs: 62BR, 97BR and internship sample: 23158BR.
iD Tech Camps
iD Tech Camps was designed for aspiring programmers, app developers, video game designers, robotics engineers, 3D modelers and animators, filmmakers, photographers, and more. At these weeklong, day & overnight summer camps, courses are led by tech-savvy, adult-only staff in a fun, experiential environment. With personalized instruction for all skill levels, and small class sizes of just 8 students per instructor, students will be creating and innovating in no time!
Hiring Areas: Computer Science & Engineering,
Positions: Programming Instructor, Game Design Instructor, Summer Internship
As the world’s largest localization firm, Lionbridge combines the language expertise and operational capabilities you need to engage the global consumer with the greatest impact. Leveraging our global operating model, flexible technology approach, and deep cultural expertise, Lionbridge enables brands to deliver local relevance on a global scale.
Hiring areas: Marketing, Sales
Positions: Sales Representative, Sales/Marketing Internship
M&T strives to be the best company our employees ever work
for, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Finance, Operations
MassMutual's Data Science Development Program trains recent graduates to become well-rounded data scientists over a period of three years. The program combines rigorous academic coursework and practical data science projects forMassMutual.
Hiring Areas: Computer Science & Engineering
Positions: Data Science Development Program
MIT Lincoln Laboratory
At MIT Lincoln Laboratory, diverse teams of technical experts develop innovative solutions with real impact on U.S. national security. If you are an agile thinker, excited by the freedom to develop novel ideas and the opportunity to take concepts to the prototype stage, Lincoln Laboratory offers abundant opportunities and resources.
Hiring areas: Biomedical/Biotechnical, Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.
Positions: Various summer, co-op and full-time technical jobs.
MITRE is a not-for-profit organization that operates research and development centers sponsored by the federal government.
Hiring Areas: Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering
Positions: We are hiring for both full-time and intern positions.
The New York Times
New York, NY
The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT) is a global media organization dedicated to enhancing society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news and information. The company includes The New York Times, International New York Times, NYTimes.com, INYT.com and related properties. It is known globally for excellence in its journalism, and innovation in its print and digital storytelling and its business model. Follow news about the company at @NYTimesComm.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Strategy, Computer Science & Engineering
Positions: Summer internships, Full-Time Positions
Northeastern University Bouve Graduate College of Health Sciences School of Nursing
If you’re looking to change your career and you have a bachelor’s degree in another field, our Accelerated BSN program prepares you to successfully pass the NCLEX-RN and enter the workforce with your BSN degree in just 16 months.
Positions: Full Time ABSN Openings in our May 2016 and Sept. 2016 Cohorts.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Strategy, Engineering Management, Biomedical/Biotechnical, Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering.
Positions: Full time ABSN openings in our May 2016 and September 2016 cohorts
Northeastern University College of Computer and Information Science
Northeastern created the nation’s first college devoted to computer science in 1982, and today’s College of Computer and Information Science remains a national leader in education and research innovation. Here, education and research focus on providing the knowledge and perspective needed in an increasingly complex world. Educational programs combine computing with an important application domain, such as health or security. Research both advances computing and contributes to resolving major societal challenges. The college’s programs, faculty, and research are developing international prominence in three significant areas: cyber security, personal health informatics and network science.
Graduate students can choose programs in computer and information science as well as interdisciplinary graduate programs in information assurance and health informatics, including an innovative PhD in Personal Health Informatics program.
New York, NY
As the preeminent international service organization of the United States, the Peace Corps sends Americans abroad to tackle the most pressing needs of people around the world. Peace Corps Volunteers work at the grassroots level toward sustainable change that lives on long after their service - at the same time becoming global citizens and serving their country. When they return home, Volunteers bring their knowledge and experiences - and a global outlook - that enriches the lives of those around them. All majors accepted.
Positions: Job postings year round can be found on our website.
Pfizer Inc. is an American multinational pharmaceutical corporation headquartered in New York City, with its research headquarters in Groton, Connecticut. It is among the world's largest pharmaceutical companies.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Chemistry & Chemical Engineering
Positions: Each year, Pfizer’s Summer Student Worker Program places talented college students into short-term roles at Pfizer to help meet business needs during the summer months while also providing students with valuable and practical exposure to a corporate environment.
73% of consumers say that rich product content is the single most important factor in their product search and purchase decisions. The digital supply chain is changing and Salsify is at the forefront of this shift addressing the complex needs for brands and retailers. Salsify helps brands, retailers & distributors shorten time to market, enable more distribution channels and accelerate sales through the optimization, exchange and syndication of rich product content. Salsify is backed by top tier venture capitalists and is experiencing high growth. Come be part of the team.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Computer Science & Engineering
Positions: Business Development Representative, Front-End Engineer, Back-End Engineer
Summer on the Cuyahoga
Summer internship program in Cleveland, OH featuring FREE
HOUSING, 30+ special events with a cohort of 70 interns and
networking with Smith alumnae.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Biomedical/Biotechnical, Computer Science & Engineering.
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
The mission of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is to enforce the controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States and bring to the criminal and civil justice system of the United States, or any other competent jurisdiction, those organizations and principal members of organizations, involved in the growing, manufacture, or distribution of controlled substances appearing in or destined for illicit traffic in the United States; and to recommend and support non-enforcement programs aimed at reducing the availability of illicit controlled substances on the domestic and international markets.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. We will continue to be a leader and trusted partner in fish and wildlife conservation, known for our scientific excellence, stewardship of lands and natural resources, dedicated professionals, and commitment to public service.
Hiring Areas: Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Wildlife Conservation
UP Education Network
Founded in 2010, UP Education Network is a Massachusetts-based nonprofit school management organization. It is one of the few in the country that is successfully tackling the challenges of in-district school turnaround. UP operates three schools in Boston and two in Lawrence, serving 2,600 of the state’s historically underserved students. In fall 2016, it will launch an UP Academy in Springfield, its first restart school in Western Massachusetts. UP’s mission is to rapidly transform chronically underperforming district schools into extraordinary schools that sustain high achievement over time.
Hiring Areas: Operations, Computer Science & Engineering, Math & Science Teachers
Positions: Summer Technology Fellow, Facilities Management Fellow, Founding Math Teacher, Founding Science Teacher
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc. (WJE) has earned a reputation for leadership and excellence in failure investigation, assessment of existing structures, remedial design, architectural preservation, and materials science. For almost 60 years, WJE has provided practical, innovative, and technically sound solutions to problems in existing structures. WJE is seeking recent and upcoming graduates for entry-level Architectural or Structural Engineering positions for all of our 20 locations.
Hiring Areas: Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering.
Positions: Entry Level Structural/Civil Engineer, Entry Level Architectural Engineer
World Internships is comprised of a tight-knit team of enthusiastic and well-traveled individuals who are passionate about living and working abroad. Our U.S. office is based in Northampton, MA where we work with partners around the world in twenty countries to coordinate customized internship programs for people ages 18-30. We believe culture and cultural immersion are key components of professional development. At WI, our goal is to provide you the opportunity to build skills and gain relevant, global experience through an internship abroad. If you are seeking to start your professional career in an international setting, we are prepared to help you achieve the success and development you are looking for.
Hiring Areas: Business Development, Finance, Marketing, Operations, Strategy, Engineering Management, Biomedical/Biotechnical, Chemistry & Chemical Engineering Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Positions: Internships Only