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SHIP Alumni Career Newsletter

Abbreviated July Edition

July 25, 2013
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Virtual Job Fair
New Recruiting and Job Search Tool
Highlighted Job Postings
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Welcome to the abbreviated July edition of the Alumni Career Newsletter!
 Cumberland Valley Consortium (CVC) Virtual Job Fair

The Virtual Job Fair is still available until August 15th. New jobs are added regularly. The event is free for alumni job seekers from SHIP. Register for the event and search for jobs at:


Contact for additional information.

New Recruiting and Job Search Tool Coming - SHIP Career Connection

A new recruiting and job search tool is currently in the works.  You may have noticed that College Central, our formal job database, is no longer working. Over the months of July and August we are migrating our information into a new and improved system for recruiting employees and finding jobs. Watch the August career newsletter for details on registering for this new system and an alumni users guide for job searching on the new SHIP Career Connection site. 

Highlighted Job Postings

These companies are looking to hire SHIP alumni. If you are a Ship alum and looking to hire other Ship alums or students, please contact us to highlight your job and post it on College Central. 

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Pittsburgh Amazon Tech Social (Experienced SU grads)
Come grab a beverage and enjoy appetizers on when they host the Pittsburgh Amazon Tech Social on August 13th. If you're a computer engineer or software developer and interested in socializing with developers while learning what others are doing, and want to share some of the exciting work you are working on, you should attend. Also, if you're interested in a career in software development with Amazon, they encourage you to come and speak with their recruiters and tech team. * Please register to be informed the location / address of the venue. * This event is - RSVP Only - due to limited space and will be capped off.

Amazon Tech Social Happy Hour
Date: August 13th@  6pm - 8pm

Register here for more information:


Middle School Teacher of Math and Science, Montessori Academy of Chambersburg

Responsibilities: Teach Math classes to small groups from 7th grade math levels through Algebra 2 and Geometry; Teach Earth and Life Science classes to 7th and 8th grade students.

BA or MA in Education; Public or Private School PA State Certified for Elementary Education or Secondary Certification in Math and Science.


Media Technician, Montessori Academy of Chambersburg

Responsibilities: Teach research lessons to students in grades 1-8; Work with faculty to create technology based projects following tech curriculum; Assist student on projects in computer lab; Catalog and purchase books for the library; Coordinate volunteers for help in the library.

Bachelors in Education; Technology; Library Science or related field. Child Abuse and FBI clearances must be obtained


Please send resume and cover letter to: Head of School (Michelle D'Antonio)

Montessori Academy of Chambersburg

875 Ragged Edge Rd. Chambersburg, PA 17202 or email


Technical Help Desk, Global Data Consultants (GDC), York

A dynamic, full service IT Solutions and Staffing Company constantly in search of top talent to join our team of technical professionals. As an award winning, fast-growing company, GDC offers exceptional career opportunities both on our internal Solutions Delivery teams as well as externally with our expanding client base on a contractual, contract-to-hire, and/or permanent placement basis. At present, GDC is seeking a Help Desk Support Technician near York, PA. The individual needs to be service oriented and able to converse with many end-users. The individual will work with local support specialist to provide quality onsite service to internal customers.  Responsibilities:Supports all local PC hardware including but not limited to desktops, laptops, displays, printers, projectors and peripherals; Provides prompt and courteous service to internal customers; Thoroughly and accurately documents all service calls within the prescribed call tracking mechanism; Ensures that documented service and operating level agreements are met; updates and complete service requests

Additional Requirements: Fluent in French Canadian; Applicable candidates must be fluent speakers and writers in both languages.  Written translations from French to English will be necessary. If Interested and meet qualifications call Brandon Soper,Technical Recruiter 717.262.2080 ext. 253


Senior Software Engineer - Videon Central, Inc.

Videon Central offers a unique set of capabilities to facilitate next generation digital media applications. Located in State College, PA, Videon provides programming, engineering, and
production expertise for a wide range of technologies from HDTVs and streaming media players to in-flight entertainment systems and home theaters. We partner with the largest integrated circuit developers (like Intel, Broadcom, and Marvell) as well as consumer electronics brands (like Sony, Samsung, and LG) to facilitate the development of physical products as well as software applications.  Videon is currently looking for an exceptional Senior Software Engineer with 5+ years of development experience in software design using C/C++ for multimedia applications on embedded Linux and Android platforms. 

Responsibilities:  Design software using Design Patterns and good software structure at both the architectural and detailed levels to serve as a basis for constructionRequirements discovery, analysis, documentation, and validation of properties that must be exhibited by software being developed to solve a particular problemThe creation of working, quality software through a combination of coding, verification, unit testing, and debugging;  Evaluating product quality and improving quality by identifying defects and problems.

Qualifications:  BS and MS degrees in a technical field; 5+ years of software development experience; Proficiency with Linux software development; Fluency with C/C++ programming languages (including object oriented programming); Experience building embedded systems software;  Real-time programming experience, including hardware interfacing, debugging, and troubleshooting, is strongly preferred;  Experience with media technologies such as FFmpeg/libav, OpenGL, GStreamer, or OpenMax is desirable. Contact Lara Moreines if interested


Multimedia Sales Consultant, MediaOnePA, York

If you are a highly motivated, creative person with advertising/sales experience and you would like to use your talent and skills to think outside of the box, we would love to hear from you! Seeking an advertising team member who can develop, pitch and sell effective digital marketing strategies and tactics, manage the creation and execution of advertising campaigns and projects, and provide excellent client service. The right person will: Initiate and cultivate advertiser relationships, Provide and maintain a high level of customer service, Develop effective social, search, mobile and display marketing campaigns, Provide and maintain a high level of customer service to clients.  We are seeking a goal-oriented person with a passion for marketing and a desire to be part of an energetic and hardworking team. Please submit your resume and cover letter to
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