Graduate Student Employers

More than 500 employers come to campus to recruit engineering students each year. The following is a list of employers who hired new Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECpE) PhD and master’s degree graduates. The list is based on survey data between 2006 and 2010 of new Master of Science and PhD graduates who reported their employer.

Companies, Agencies, and Laboratories

  • ABB Inc.
  • Adobe Systems Inc.
  • Akamai Technologies
  • Aktino Inc.
  • Alliant Energy Corp.
  • Allstate Insurance Co.
  • Amazon
  • Ames Engineering Inc.
  • AOL
  • Apple Computer Inc.
  • Applied Materials
  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Ask.com
  • AT&T
  • Bank of America
  • Bloomberg
  • The Boeing Co.
  • Boston Scientific Corp.
  • Broadcom Corp.
  • Cadbury Schweppes
  • California ISO
  • Carleton Life Support Systems
  • Carrier Corp.
  • Caterpillar Inc.
  • Central Iowa Power Cooperative
  • Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Co’Motion Dance Theater
  • Combinatorial Scientific Computing and Petascale Simulation Institute
  • Cypress Semiconductor
  • Donatech Corp.
  • EDP
  • Electric Reliabiity Council of Texas Inc.
  • Ellman International
  • Emerson Process Management
  • Epic
  • Ericsson
  • Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • FormFactor Inc.
  • Garmin International Inc.
  • General Dynamics C4 Systems
  • General Electric Co.
  • Google
  • Hughes Network Systems
  • Humana Inc.
  • IBM Corp.
  • Imaginestics LLC
  • Infiscape Corp.
  • Intel Corp.
  • ISO New England Inc
  • John Deere
  • Juniper Network
  • LHP Software
  • Link
  • Lockheed Martin Corp.
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Macrovision Corp.
  • Marvell Semiconductor
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Matrix Inspection & Engineering
  • Maxim Integrated Products
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Micron Technology Inc.
  • Microsoft Corp.
  • Midwest ISO
  • Monk Development
  • National Security Agency
  • New York ISO
  • Novelics
  • Nvidia Corp.
  • Oracle Corp.
  • Otokar
  • Pioneer Hi-Bred International
  • PowerFilm
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Raytheon
  • Riverbed Technology
  • Rockwell Collins
  • RSM McGladrey Inc.
  • Sandia National Laboratories
  • SecureWorks Inc.
  • Siemens PLM
  • Simatra Modeling Technologies
  • Simucad Design Automation
  • Skyworks Solutions Inc.
  • Southern California Edison Co.
  • Sparling
  • Sprint Nextel
  • St. Jude Medical Center
  • State of Iowa
  • Statistics & Control Inc.
  • Symantec Corp.
  • Texas Instruments Incorporated
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Thomson West
  • U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory
  • U.S. Department of Labor
  • U.S. Department of State
  • Vangent
  • Varen Technologies Inc.
  • VeriSign
  • Vidyo Inc.
  • Wells Fargo
  • Wireless Trondheim
  • Xyratex International Inc.
  • Universities

    • Carnegie Mellon University
    • Des Moines Area Community College
    • Iowa State University
    • Iowa State University Virtual Reality Applications Center
    • Medical College of Wisconsin
    • Texas A&M University
    • Technological University of Pereira (Colombia)
    • University of California, Davis
    • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • University of Notre Dame
    • University of Texas at Austin
    • Virginia Commonwealth University
    • Washington State University
    • Yarmouk University (Jordan)