Software Systems [SRY]

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My Long Journey Through Computing Science

SAP

Paul takes us on his journey as a Software Systems student and how a field trip helped to inspire him to greater heights eventually, helping him to land his dream job. His journey highlights the importance of taking advantage of every opportunity given to us as students.

By: Paul Madeya 249 reads | 0 comments
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My Experience as a Co-op at Simba Technologies, Division of Magnitude Software

Software Systems [SRY]

Ever wondered how academic work and practical application can overlap? Ivan reflects on his co-op experience on how the work environment provided him with an opportunity to sharpen his technical expertise and social skills. His experience captures how a co-op term can be helpful in shaping one’s future career.

By: Ivan Hoo 262 reads | 0 comments
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Working at a Startup vs. Large Corporation: Which is right for you?

Co-operative Education

My two-year roller coaster ride through Intel: A year after embarking on Intel’s newly acquired startup company, the project was shut down and a few members of the team, including myself, were lucky enough to be transferred to a different Intel group. Here’s my experience working in a startup vs working in a large corporation like Intel.

By: Darryl Fonseka 314 reads | 0 comments
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My Time as a Safe Software Co-op

Software

What do Dungeons & Dragons and whitewater rafting have to do with software development? Aidan did an 8-month co-op work term at Safe Software where he participated in many such team building activities. Here, he discusses Safe's amazing work culture and shares thoughts from his experience. 

By: Aidan Wessel 12629 reads | 0 comments
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Trevor
Clelland
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SFU Co-op Student
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The Unexpected Co-op Position in the Computer Mining Industry

Gemcom Software

Christopher didn't expect to ever find work for a mining company, but that's exactly where his Co-op journey led him. As a software systems student, he imagined working for IBM or Microsoft, but instead a work term with Geovia turned out to be a career changing experience.

By: Christopher Kwong 13086 reads | 0 comments
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How Co-op Adds Value to Any Degree

Computing Science

Parminder Benipal looks back at what he learned about himself and his career path at his first Co-op job, and how that lead to landing his third Co-op work term with IBM.

By: Parminder Benipal 13225 reads | 0 comments
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Ryan
Wood
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SFU Co-op Student
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Jonelle
Bullaoit
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SFU Student
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