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HSSEAS Internship/Jobs Clearinghouse 

 The HSSEAS Internship/Jobs Clearinghouse will provide students with the following resources:


All Industrial Affiliates and other company employers are also encouraged to post their current job/internship opportunities on the UCLA BruinView through the Career Center.  Please visit the UCLA Career Center for listings as well as other resources that will help you find the right internship. 


In addition, the UCLA Career Center JumpStart series of workshops provide high-impact, core job search strategies in a fast-paced three-hour time slot! Receive expert instruction and guidance on your job search strategies, resume and correspondence, and interviewing skills.  Go to the UCLA Cereer Center JumpStart webpage to search for upcoming workshops.


HSSEAS Industrial Affiliates


The Aerospace Corporation

The Aerospace Corporation is a private, nonprofit corporation that has operated a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force since 1960, providing objective technical analyses and assessments for space programs that serve the national interest. As the FFRDC for national-security space, Aerospace supports long-term planning as well as the immediate needs of the nation's military and reconnaissance space programs. Aerospace involvement in concept, design, acquisition, development, deployment, and operation reduces costs and risks and increases the probability of mission success.

Career Opportunities    Internship Opportunities


Boeing is the world's leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. As a major service provider to NASA, Boeing operates the Space Shuttle and International Space Station. The company also provides numerous military and commercial airline support services. Boeing has customers in more than 90 countries around the world and is one of the largest U.S. exporters in terms of sales.

Career Opportunities    Internship Opportunities


Broadcom Corporation is a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications. Our products enable the delivery of voice, video, data and multimedia to and throughout the home, the office and the mobile environment. Broadcom provides the industry's broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art system-on-a-chip and software solutions to manufacturers of computing and networking equipment, digital entertainment and broadband access products, and mobile devices.

Career Opportunities    Internship Opportunities

Foxconn Electronics Inc.

Founded in 1974, Foxconn is the foremost provider of joint-design, joint-development, manufacturing, assembly and after-sales services to global Computer, Communication and Consumer-electronics ("3C") leaders. Aided by its legendary execution, uncompromising customer devotion and its award-winning proprietary business model, eCMMS, Foxconn Group is not only the largest, but also the fastest growing multinationals manufacturing services provider (including CEM, EMS, ODM and CMMS) in the world.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Hitachi is a leading global electronics company. The company offers a wide range of systems, products and services in market sectors including information systems, electronic devices, power and industrial systems, consumer products, materials and financial services.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin Corporation, an advanced technology company, was formed in March 1995 with the merger of two of the world's premier technology companies, Lockheed Corporation and Martin Marietta Corporation. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin employs about 140,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture and integration of advanced technology systems, products and services.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

NanoIVD, Inc.

NanoIVD, Inc. is committed to research, manufacture, and commercialization of integrated microfluidics and nanobiosensor devices and platform technology for point-of-care genomic, proteomic and cellular analysis. Our goal is to advance early detection of human diseases such as cancer through non-invasive, rapid, and cost-effective in-vitro diagnostic (IVD) solutions.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman is defining the future with an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities, technologies and products, led by an excellent management team. From undersea to outer space and into cyberspace, we deliver innovative systems, products and solutions.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Qualcomm is a designer and supplier of CDMA chipsets, system software, network base stations, handsets, modems, kid trackers, camera phones, MP3 players, game players, etc. To ensure that the entire wireless industry is inspired and continues to evolve, innovate and experience success, Qualcomm develops its technologies and solutions for the purpose of enabling key participants in the wireless value chain. By partnering with and acting as an enabler to the business activities of these participants, Qualcomm ultimately enables consumers, professionals and government entities - the end users who benefit from the success of the wireless industry today and into tomorrow.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Raytheon is a technology leader specializing in defense, homeland security, and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning more than 80 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as a broad range of mission support services.

Career Opportunities    Internship Opportunities


Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (SEC) is one of the top ten electronics manufacturers in the world and an acknowledged leader in the digital convergence revolution. Since its inception in 1969, SEC has successfully transitioned from an analog driven product line to a cutting-edge and award-winning digital innovator that is currently the world's number one manufacturer of CDMA cell phones, LCD and CRT monitors, DRAM memory chips and microwave ovens.

With worldwide electronic product sales of $36.9 billion, over 75,000 employees in 87 facilities, and a global network in 47 countries, Samsung is truly a global giant and has been recognized as one of the world's Top 100 Brands by Business Week magazine.

Career Opportunities    Internship Opportunities


Sony Corporation of America, based in New York City, is the U.S. subsidiary of Sony Corporation, headquartered in Tokyo. Sony is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, communications, and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. Its music, motion picture, television, computer entertainment, and online businesses make Sony one of the most comprehensive entertainment companies in the world. Sony's principal U.S. businesses include Sony Electronics Inc., Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc., and a 50% interest in Sony BMG Music Entertainment, one of the largest recorded music companies in the world.

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The Synopsys story began in 1986 as a one-product startup co-founded by CEO Dr. Aart J. de Geus. Over the last 22 years, Synopsys has evolved into a diverse company with a complete suite of products spanning the entire design flow. The company's products enable designers to create and verify complex integrated circuits and SoC designs from concept to silicon. Synopsys provides a complete front-to-back design and test environment, system-level to silicon-level verification, design reuse technology and professional services to help its customers get their silicon working quickly and accurately. The company's products enable semiconductor, manufacturing, computer, communications, consumer electronics and other companies that develop electronic products to improve performance, increase productivity and achieve predictable success from systems to silicon.

Career Opportunities    Internship Opportunities


ViaSat produces innovative satellite and other wireless communication products that enable fast, secure, and efficient communications to any location. They bring today's new communications applications to people out of reach of terrestrial networks, in both commercial and government markets. Products include satellite networks and antenna systems, tactical datalink terminals (MIDS), information security for military networking, tactical mobile IP networking, communication microprocessor chipsets, and communication simulation and training systems.

Career Opportunities    Internship Opportunities

 • Geosyntec Consultants--MMI Engineering

Geosyntec is a specialized consulting and engineering firm that works with private and public sector clients to address their new ventures and complex problems involving the environment, our natural resources, and our civil infrastructure. Geosyntec has a staff of 600 engineers, scientists, and related technical and project support staff located in more than 30 offices throughout the U.S. and in Canada, Malaysia, and the United Kingdom. Our private sector clients come from a variety of industrial sectors including oil and gas, chemical, aerospace, pharmaceutical, diversified manufacturing, advanced technology, power and utility, and environmental management. Our private sector clients also include regional and national developers, large commercial property owners, and law firms. Our public sector clients are departments and agencies of municipal, state/regional, and national governments.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

DYA  • Diaz Yourman and Associates 

Diaz•Yourman & Associates (DYA) is a privately-held geotechnical consulting services corporation, founded in December 1992. Since then, DYA has grown in size, capacity, and breadth of services. DYA now has 25 employees, including 19 engineers with post-graduate level degrees in geotechnical engineering. The engineers are supported by a staff of technicians, word processors, and drafters (AutoCAD and Intergraph), as well as an extensive technical library.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

Englekirk Structural Engineering  

Our firm offers an opportunity to work on a diverse selection of projects, in a learning environment centered around the exchange of information and ideas about design solutions.

Ability to learn from in-house technical programs and experienced senior staff members. Employees encouraged to develop their personal interests. Excellent benefits. We are based in Los Angeles and have offices in Orange County, Honolulu and Guam.

Become a part of the design team involved in such landmarks as Hollywood & Highland and the Getty Center, buildings on the UC and CSU campuses, numerous office buildings, residential, parking structures, stadiums, education facilities and retail centers.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

Exponent    • Exponent Failure Analysis Associates

With over 90 scientific and engineering disciplines, Exponent’s staff of approximately 900, located in 19 offices throughout the nation and 4 international offices, combines unparalleled technical expertise with the ability, when necessary, to focus this knowledge in extremely short time frames. Our multidisciplinary team of scientists, physicians, engineers, and regulatory consultants will perform either in-depth scientific research and analysis, or very rapid-response evaluations, to provide our clients with the critical information that both day-to-day and strategic decisions can require. Exponent is certified to ISO 9001.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

 Fugro  • Fugro West

Fugro is an international geoscience consulting and marine survey firm with decades of experience and operations worldwide. Fugro West is the Western United States operating group of Fugro. Fugro's professional capabilities encompass geotechnical engineering, marine survey, water resources, environmental engineering, earthquake engineering, construction materials testing, and geographic information systems (GIS).

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

Kennedy-Jenks    • Kennedy/Jenks Consultants

Kennedy/Jenks offers complete engineering, environmental science, and architectural services, with an unusually strong commitment to tailored solutions.
The Water Environment: Water • Wastewater & Watersheds • Recycled Water
Transportation: Airports • Railroads • Maritime Ports
Industry: Food & Beverage • Aerospace & Other Manufacturing • Redevelopment
Serving: Public agencies • Institutions • Industry • Select commercial clients

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

Kiewit Pacific   • Kiewit Pacific Co.

Innovation, hard work and integrity. These are the keys to Kiewit's success. Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and mining organizations. For over 125 years, we have delivered world-class solutions to projects of every size, in every market. No project is too challenging or unique, too big or small. Our goal for every project is the same — build it safely, on time, on budget and with no surprises.

Career Opportunities    Internship Opportunities


Founded in 1960, KPFF has been providing Structural and Civil Engineering for some of the most challenging projects in California, the U.S., and world-wide.  As industry leaders, we provide imaginative engineering on a broad spectrum of public, private, small, large, LEED and sustainable design projects.

What sets KPFF apart?
· a culture where people can flourish
· a variety of projects and clients
· commitment to mentoring and training
· implementation of emerging technologies
· support for professional growth
· a highly interactive and flexible work environment

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Shimmick    • Shimmick Construction

Established in 1990, Shimmick Construction Co., Inc. (SCCI), a general engineering contractor based in Oakland, California, has rapidly succeeded in earning a reputation for excellence in heavy construction. This was achieved by following its founder, John C. Shimmick's, simple yet effective business philosophies of, "Get work for the right price, construct high-quality projects on or ahead of schedule and complete the projects within budget," but, above all, "Make it Happen!" (SCCI's company motto) While being responsible for over $2 billion worth of work over the last 19 years, SCCI has continued to grow and maintain an excellent financial profile. This continued financial growth and stability along with a stellar reputation, has attracted domestic and international heavy construction companies to form joint venture partnerships with SCCI.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

Weidlinger    • Weidlinger Associates, Inc.

For more than half a century, Weidlinger Associates has been known for its professionalism, innovative solutions, and diversified practice. As a leading structural engineering and applied mechanics consultant, we design and rehabilitate buildings, bridges, and infrastructure and develop advanced analysis software. We also offer special services in vulnerability assessment; risk analysis; forensic, earthquake, wind, and blast engineering; soil/structure interaction; and sustainability. The synergy of applied science research and structural engineering practice sets Weidlinger apart and leads to participation on projects of national and international significance. The scientific achievements and iconic designs that result are milestones for the firm. They are also evidence of a commitment to quality engineering and client-sensitive solutions that extends to every project we undertake and is the driving force of our corporate culture.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities



Amgen is a leading human therapeutics company in the biotechnology industry. For more than 25 years, the company has tapped the power of scientific discovery and innovation to advance the practice of medicine.

Amgen pioneered the development of novel products based on advances in recombinant DNA and molecular biology and launched the biotechnology industry’s first blockbuster medicines. Today, as a Fortune 500 company serving millions of patients, Amgen continues to be an entrepreneurial, science-driven enterprise dedicated to helping people fight serious illness.

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Blizzard Entertainment

Blizzard Entertainment® is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software. After establishing the Blizzard Entertainment label in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and well-respected makers of computer games. By focusing on creating well-designed, highly enjoyable entertainment experiences, Blizzard Entertainment has maintained an unparalleled reputation for quality since its inception.

 Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Cisco Systems, Inc

Cisco enables people to make powerful connections-whether in business, education, philanthropy, or creativity. Cisco hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible-providing easy access to information anywhere, at any time. Cisco was founded in 1984 by a small group of computer scientists from Stanford University. Since the company's inception, Cisco engineers have been leaders in the development of Internet Protocol (IP)-based networking technologies. Today, with more than 67,647 employees worldwide, this tradition of innovation continues with industry-leading products and solutions in the company's core development areas of routing and switching, as well as in advanced technologies such as: Application Networking; Data Center; Digital Media; IPICS; Mobility; Security; Storage Networking; TelePresence; Unified Communications; Video; and Virtualization.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities



Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful.  As a first step to fulfilling that mission, Google's founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin developed a new approach to online search that took root in a Stanford University dorm room and quickly spread to information seekers around the globe. Google is now widely recognized as the world's largest search engine -- an easy-to-use free service that usually returns relevant results in a fraction of a second.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Juniper Networks

Juniper Networks high-performance network infrastructure helps businesses create a responsive and trusted environment for accelerating the deployment of services and applications over a single network. With Juniper, businesses can capitalize on opportunities to innovate, grow and strengthen their business and answer the challenge of complicated, legacy networks with high-performance, open, flexible solutions.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Mentor Graphics

Mentor Graphics® is a technology leader in electronic design automation (EDA), providing software and hardware design solutions that enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively. The company offers innovative products and solutions that help engineers overcome the design challenges they face in the increasingly complex worlds of board and chip design. Mentor Graphics has the broadest industry portfolio of best-in-class products and is the only EDA company with an embedded software solution.

 Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc. (MHIA) is a powerhouse that drives global business with cutting-edge research and development across various industries. From renewable green-focused power systems, aerospace launch vehicles to passenger ships and much more.

Our products are diverse, but they all have one thing in common, each of them is born out of our hunger for excellence and desire for customer satisfaction. We, at MHIA, create an environment for harmonious interaction between people and technology.

 Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities



Nokia is a consumer led company. There is a progressive and continuous increase in consumer involvement with technology and communications globally. People are broadening their modes of communication to include the web and, social networks are becoming central to how people communicate.

People want to be truly connected, independent of time and place, in a way that is very personal to them. And, Nokia’s promise is to connect people in new and better ways.

Nokia’s strategy is to build trusted consumer relationships by offering compelling and valued consumer solutions that combine beautiful devices with context enriched services.

 Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities



Panasonic Corporation of North America (PNA), based in Secaucus, NJ, is the principal North American subsidiary of Osaka, Japan-based Panasonic Corporation (NYSE: PC) and the hub of its branding, marketing, sales, service, product development and R&D operations in the U.S. and Canada.

For nearly 50 years, Panasonic has delighted American consumers with innovations for the home and business. Panasonic's consumer electronics and technology products range from award-winning VIERA High Definition Plasma and LCD TVs and LUMIX Digital Cameras to ruggedized Toughbook® laptop computers, communications solutions, networkable office solutions, security systems, home appliances, personal care products, components and entire in-flight entertainment and information systems.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Symantec Corp.

Symantec was founded in 1982 by visionary computer scientists. The company has evolved to become one of the world’s largest software companies with more than 17,500 employees in more than 40 countries. We provide security, storage and systems management solutions to help our customers – from consumers and small businesses to the largest global organizations – secure and manage their information-driven world against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently than any other company.

 Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities



Teradata Corporation is the global leader in data warehousing and analytic technologies that make smart companies smarter. Teradata provides the most knowledgeable and experienced consulting professionals, highest performing technology, industry-leading innovation, and a world-class network of customers and partners to make faster, smarter decisions that give our customers a decided competitive advantage.

 Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Yahoo!, Inc.

Founded in 1994 by Stanford Ph.D. students David Filo and Jerry Yang, Yahoo! began as a hobby and has evolved into a leading global brand that has changed the way people communicate with each other, conduct transactions and access, share, and create information. Today, Yahoo! Inc. has become the world's largest global online network of integrated services with more than 500 million users worldwide. The company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, with a presence in more than 20 markets and regions around the globe.

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Chevron is one of the world's largest integrated energy companies. Headquartered in San Ramon, California, we conduct business in more than 100 countries. We are engaged in every aspect of the crude oil and natural gas industry, including exploration and production, manufacturing, marketing and transportation, chemicals manufacturing and sales, geothermal, and power generation. We're also investing in renewables and advanced technologies.

Technology is propelling our growth. We're focusing on technologies that improve our chances of finding, developing and producing crude oil and natural gas.

We also are investing in the development of emerging energy technologies — such as finding better ways to make nonfood-based biofuels, creating hydrogen fuel systems, devising commercial uses for nano-materials and expanding our renewable energy resources.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Conoco Phillips

ConocoPhillips uses its pioneering spirit to responsibly deliver energy to the world. This purpose transcends all of ConocoPhillips’ operations. The company conducts its business to return maximum value to shareholders while utilizing a wealth of knowledge and resources from its employees and acting responsibly in all communities in which it operates.

As the third-largest integrated energy company in the United States, based on market capitalization, oil and natural gas reserves, the company understands its responsibility to deliver energy in a safe, environmentally and socially responsible manner. The company upholds this responsibility in its worldwide operations, where it is the fourth-largest refiner and the seventh-largest reserves holder of nongovernment-controlled companies. ConocoPhillips is known worldwide for its technological expertise in reservoir management and exploration, 3-D Seismic technology, high-grade petroleum coke upgrading and sulfur removal.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


ExxonMobile Corporation

ExxonMobil is the world’s largest publicly traded integrated petroleum and natural gas company. Our company and its affiliates are present on a global scale.

We operate facilities and market products around the world, and explore for oil and natural gas on six continents. We lead the industry in almost every aspect of the energy and petrochemical business.

To help meet the world’s growing energy needs, ExxonMobil is involved in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas; the manufacture of petroleum products; and the transportation and sale of crude oil, natural gas, and petroleum products. We are a major manufacturer and marketer of commodity and specialty petrochemicals and have interests in electric power generation facilities. Our extensive research programs support operations, enable continuous improvement in each of these businesses, and explore emerging energy sources and technologies.

 Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Honeywell Aerospace

Honeywell Aerospace is a leading global provider of integrated avionics, engines, systems and service solutions for aircraft manufacturers, airlines, business and general aviation, military, space and airport operations. 

Our primary focus is to enhance customer value by making flight safer, more reliable and more cost-effective through our unique capabilities in sophisticated avionics, flight safety products and systems, propulsion engines, auxiliary power units and wheels and brakes and our strong aftermarket service and support. We are committed to redefining customer- supplier relationships across a broad array of core competencies, including power, guidance, navigation, safety, communication and services - all through a spirit of partnership.

Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities


Pratt & Whitney/Rocketdyne

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE:UTX), is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, industrial gas turbines and space propulsion systems. Pratt & Whitney reported an operating profit of $2.12 billion in 2008 on revenues of $12.97 billion. The company’s 38,577 employees support more than 9,000 customers in 180 countries around the world.

Pratt & Whitney was founded in Hartford, Conn., in 1925 by Frederick Rentschler. Pratt & Whitney’s first aircraft engine was the 410-horsepower, air­cooled Wasp, which delivered unprecedented performance and reliability for the time and transformed the aviation industry. Pratt & Whitney has been leading change ever since.

 Career Opportunities     Internship Opportunities

Internship - Course Credit

We encourage that all students enroll in Engineering 195: Internship Studies in Engineering in order to receive course credit for your internship.  Please read the OASA office website on how to Enroll in a ENG 195 course or make an appointment with your academic counselor for more information. 

Engineering 195. Internship Studies in Engineering (2 to 4 units)
Tutorial, two to four hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. Internship studies course supervised by associate dean or designated faculty members. Further supervision to be provided by organization for which students are doing internship. Students may be required to meet on regular basis with instructor and provide periodic reports of their experience. May not be applied toward major requirements. Normally, only 4 units of internship are allowed. Individual contract with associate dean required. P/NP grading. R. Wesel (F,W,Sp)

Confirm with academic counselor prior to course/internship.


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