Job Postings

All on-campus and off-campus positions will be advertised for at least four weeks. Students should also refer to the UI's Student Information and Employment Assistance webpage for other job information. If you represent a company and would like to post a job offering, please contact Catherine Till.


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Part-Time Jobs

  • Graduate Student Teaching Assistantships: Spring 2020
  • Apply to become a computer science tutor.
  • A local med student, Gabe Lancaster, is working on a web-based emergency room app to be utilized by doctors, nurses, and medical students for rapid access to information on hospital procedures. The app will require regular updates and needs to be easily searchable. Gabe needs advice on what work, primarily web development, would be needed to complete the project. It can then be assessed for feasibility to fund. Gabe estimates the consulting work would take about 10 hours. If interested, please contact Gabe by email at gabe-lancaster@uiowa.edu to set up a time to meet. [3/20/19]

  • The Office of the State Archaeologist (OSA) is looking for programmer with Swift 4 experience to mirror a fully functional android app. The app would need to pass data between four tabs and populate a db on the mobile device, syncing up with a server side db. Pay: 12$ per hour. Scope: No more than 100 hours Commitment: ≥10 hours per week starting immediately. Mary De La Garza, OSA Research Technology Director, will be supervising and advising. If interested, please contact Mary at mary-delagarza@uiowa.edu. [8/8/18]

  • The Office of Student Life Marketing + Design is looking for a student web developer to develop new websites and modify existing websites using content management systems such as SilverStripe CMS in support of IMU Marketing + Design and associated departments and clients. They would like at least a one-year commitment. During the summer, you would be expected to work between 20 and 40 hours per week. During the school year, between 10 and 20 hours. Compensation is $13.40 per hour. Hours must be scheduled mostly, but not entirely, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. in their office at the IMU. Desirable but not required skills (that may also be learned on the job): Frontend HTML/CSS/JS Skills | NodeJS | PHP | Database experience (relational or non relational, eg SQL or flat file) | Care about the outcomes of their work. The application form is here:  https://md.studentlife.uiowa.edu/jobs/apply/. [7/2/18]

  • The Department of Physics and Astronomy is hiring a student this year to work on software and hardware for a spectrometer for the Van Allen Observatories. [8/27/19]

  • The Public Policy Center, a research center at the University of Iowa, is looking for a student web developer to work on new and existing websites and web applications. Hours are flexible. 5–20 hours a week during the school year with more hours possible during the summer. Pay is $15/hour. Required Qualifications: Proficient with HTML & CSS | Experience with Javascript | Basic experience with PHP Desired Qualifications: Experience using Git | Experience with Drupal and/or Wordpress content management systems | Familiarity with Node.js | Familiarity with Continuous Integration | Database experience. Apply online [10/9/19]

  • Turquoise Trucking, a small trucking company out of Cedar Rapids, is looking for general IT help to: update their website; prepare weekly social media posts for Facebook, Instagram, etc.; update and maintain the office network system, between computers and printers; renew hardware, if needed; and consult on ways to be more up-to-date. For some parts of the job, the person will need to travel to Cedar Rapids.  The job is expected to be a few hours per week; compensation will be $17/hour. If interested, please send your resume to career@turquoisetruck.com. [9/25/19]

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Full-Time Jobs

Internships & Co-Ops

  • ACTNext is seeking a summer 2020 Software Engineer InternWork-related activities include: Prototyping solutions while closely working with the software development team | Collaborate with team members in design/architecture discussions | Participating in regular update meetings with supervisor(s) | Assist and research on the software solutions and technologies | Delivering technical/status reports and presentations. Education: Currently enrolled and pursing an undergraduate degree in Computer Science. [10/15/19]

  • Digital Artefacts, an Iowa City software and engineering firm, has two openings – one is a full-time or part-time software engineering internship, the other is a full-time full-stack software engineer. If interested, please contact Allen Best at allen@digitalartefacts.com. [4/15/19]

  • Religious Studies Professor Ahmed Souaiaia invites students interested in assisting with an ongoing research project involving digital data management and analysis to apply for internship and academic credits (for qualified Honors students) opportunities. Students familiar with CMS (especially WordPress), web design, and database software and who wish to learn about interdisciplinary research projects are encourage to apply by emailing ahmed-souaiaia@uiowa.edu. [12/17/18]

Fellowships/Institutes/Workshops

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Ongoing Opportunities:

Regional companies, including Collins, Deere & Co., Pearson, and State Farm, seek UI CS students nearly every year. Please contact the Department to find out more about such opportunities.

Part-Time Jobs

  • Student Life Marketing + Design (M+D) is hiring talented and enthusiastic web developers to work on exciting and challenging new projects and web applications for the Division of Student Life and other clients on campus. More details here. [2/26/15; ongoing]

Full-Time Jobs

  • ESPN has several open Software Engineering positions in the Consumer Software Engineering Department, as well as senior positions for candidates with more experience, to be found at careers@espn.com or disneycareers.com. They can also contact Carolina Gil -- HR Business Partner - Technology -- directly  at Carolina.gil@espn.com. [5/16/16; ongoing]
  • International Education Services, a training consultancy based in Japan, is offering seniors and graduates a teaching job opportunity in Tokyo. Individuals would teach a variety of English communication programs (management, engineering, pharmaceutical, computer services, healthcare etc.) to employees selected by IES' corporate clients, as well as to officials from national government ministries and agencies. One would also conduct English language lessons as an Assistant Language Teacher for young learners in public primary and secondary schools. Full details here. [2/10/16; ongoing]

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Internships & Co-Ops

  • ACT offers an internship program (Scroll down to "Summer Internship Program"). If you have questions, please contact Mark Steckel, Data Management (319-341-2983): [10/5/15; ongoing]
  • The Air Force Research Laboratory, headquartered at Wright Patterson AFB, OH is offering paid Spring & Summer internship opportunities to qualified students in Computer Science or with Computer Science related research interests. More information available here. [10/5/15; ongoing]

  • City Internships provides structured Global Internship Programs for students seeking to gain experience in banking and financial services, art, fashion and design, marketing, advertising and PR, consulting and professional services, entertainment, media and journalism, law and politics and lastly, technology and engineering. Applications to the 2017 global internship programs in London, Paris, New York, Boston, Washington D.C., Miami, Chicago, Austin, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sydney & Hong Kong., can be submitted now via https://city-internships.com/apply/Further information here. " If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Lewis Talbot, Global Program Director. Students can view sample vacancies here and book a slot to talk to the Student Experience Team. [10/27/15; rev. 10/20/16; ongoing]

  • Fishbowl Solutions is looking for CS interns and full-time candidates who want to live in Minneapolis. More info here: fishbowlsolutions.com/careers. [3/10/16; ongoing]

  • Garmin has this software engineer intern position open. If interested, please apply at https://careers.garmin.com/en-US/ and upload your resume and unofficial transcript. Please look under "Off-Campus Jobs" for details on full-time position also available. [10/5/15; ongoing]

  • The Iowa Innovation Associates program will support selected student interns from a variety of majors, including Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and BAIS, and provide employers who have submitted applications to the program with resumes. The employers select the student they wish to interview; JPEC or the firm then brings the students on as a student employee/employee, with a $15/hour pay. While certain majors are well represented, they are seeking students with computer and web skills: programmingweb designsoftware design. It's a way for students to gain experience in the field with Iowa employers (maybe realize the career opportunities in Iowa) and for employers to not only get project work completed, but to do a little targeted recruiting! If you have questions or are interested in applying, please email email Philip Jordan, Tippie Business Liaison, John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center/Tippie College of Business, with your resume attached, referring to Iowa Innovation Associates in the subject line. [10/5/15; ongoing]

  • Intel Corporation actively accepts applications for Internships and New Grad opportunities. They are looking for someone to help them develop web-based tools for global public health decision support. More info on this broad range of BS, MS and PhD opportunities here. [10/5/15; ongoing]
  • John Deere advertises for IT intern positions. Here is a job description and directions on how to apply. If you have questions about the position, you can email Scott Valleroy. To be considered, students are required to create an online profile and apply through Deere's website. The link and steps are as follows:
    - Under Job Function, Select "Information Systems"
    - Hit – “Search Now”
    - Click – “Intern Information Technology” or position of your choice
    - Click – “Apply Online"     [9/29/14; rev. 12/21/15; ongoing]
  • MathWorks has the following student job opening: On Campus Position (Iowa City, Iowa)  MATLAB Student Ambassador [1/31/17; ongoing]

Fellowships/Institutes/Workshops

  • CMU’s Heinz College is offering Summer Security Intensive (SSI), a paid summer fellowship program ($2,500+) for rising college seniors. This program is designed for U.S. citizens interested in pursuing a graduate degrees and a career in IT, data analytics, or cyber security. [2/11/16; ongoing]
  • The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship, now offered in Georgia, Indiana and New Jersey, recruits current seniors, recent grads, and alumni with backgrounds in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to teach in high-need schools. As a WW Teaching Fellow, you will have extraordinary opportunities: innovative, world-class teacher preparation, a full school year of experience in real-world classrooms, and ongoing mentoring support. In addition, Fellows receive a generous stipend ($30,000-32,000) to complete a master's degree program. You may find additional information, including application deadlines, here. [1/13/16; ongoing]

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