Career Questions tagged Engineer

An Engineer involves the combination of science and math that lead to design or making something. From structural engineer to biomedical engineer, there are many associated career paths. For more...

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AJ C. Mar 06

As a woman of color going into the tech field, how can I flourish?

As a minority, I know that it'll be difficult to work in the tech field. With my different skin and different gender in an industry full of white males, how can I push back a potential toxic work environment, and shine through? #tech #technology #engineering #civil-engineering #engineer...

#poc #minority #toxicworkenvironment #selfimprovement #woman #self

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Ariel B. Mar 05

What would you say the overall goal of technology is for this generation?

Knowing that this generation is well fond of technology, how far would you say developers would go to make technology advanced than it already is for this generation? #technology #engineer #computer #tech...

#programming

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Jack K. Feb 27

How do you find opportunities that are unique to yourself?

I am in 10th grade and am talented at programming and well read in economics and aquaponics. I want to know if there is anything that I would benefit from doing? #engineering #career #college #any #economics #programming #infosec #aquaponics #engineer #trading #commodities...

#regulation

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Ismael D. Feb 06

How does mechanical engineering work?

I´m really into automotive engineer but there are other things that I´ve seen that are related to mechanical engineering and I´m also interested in them, for example designing visual characteristics or doing things related to aerodynamics, but I don´t know how it works out exactly. Do I have...

#mechanical-engineering #engineer #engineering

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Michael Z. Jan 22

How can I gain skills for a Sound Engineering Technician?

I would like to be able to expand my knowledge about sound engineering technicians. I would like to know what would be the best way to gain skills and knowledge about sound engineering technicians. #engineering #engineer #electrical-engineering #architecture...

#career

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Michael Z. Jan 22

What is the pay for a Sound Engineering Technician?

I am wanting to be able to get a job as a sound engineering technician after i finish my career at job corps. I would like to know what the pay is like for this annually. I need a job that i will be able to live off of on my own. How much does the pay advance with job advancements for this...

#career #engineer #engineering #job #technology

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Michael Z. Jan 22

What is the requirements for a Sound Engineering Technician?

I am interested in becoming a sound engineering technician after I complete my job corps training. Would like to know what the requirements are for this job position because sometimes when they say a high school diploma they only take people with collage degrees so I would like to know what...

#technology #jobrequirements #engineer #engineering

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Melvin S. Jan 12

Undergrad engineering vs Grad engineering?

Hi all, I plan to enter Graduate study for Mechanical Engineering next fall and I just want to know, what are the differences (and even similarities) between the undergraduate and graduate levels in engineering? How should I prepare myself to know what to expect? Thanks. #engineering...

#civil-engineering #undergrad #mechanical-engineering #masters #technology #electricalengineering #mechanical #graduateschool #gradschool #engineeringstudent #computerengineering #engineer

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Brian C. Jan 11

How many years of college do I need to study to become an engineer?

Once I get into college, what specific type of classes do I need to take? And for how long?...

#engineer

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Becca M. Jan 09

What is the normal amount of hours worked as an engineering manager?

Hi, I'm Becca I understand that sometimes you don't get off work until the job is done, I just want to know from someone who works as a engineering manager how long your normal day is #engineer...

#mechanical-engineering

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Christian S. Dec 21, 2018

Why do people keep recommending biology for a Engineering degree?

Every time I look up classes to take in high school in preparation for an engineering degree, biology always pops up. Why? Why is this subject important for engineering? #biology #engineer #engineering #technology #science...

#tech

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Lily A. Nov 20, 2018

Should I switch from Mech E to Architectural Engineering?

I am currently a sophomore in Mechanical Engineering, but I find myself more interested in Architectural Engineering. Some people have told me that Architectural Engineering is more narrow as a field and that it's not worth switching into, but I'm not sure what to do. Should I change my major?...

#mechanical-engineering #architectural-engineering #college #architecture #technology #career #engineer #job #engineering

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Colden G. Nov 15, 2018

What steps did you take to become a Nanosystem Engineer?

I am currently enrolled at Fred G. Acosta Job Corps and will be going into Electrical Wiring as the trade to be trained in. Do you think this would be a good place to start? #electrical-engineering #engineer #engineering #electrical #electrician #nano...

#nanosytems

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Abelardo B. Nov 15, 2018

What work values were important to you in determining your career in Sound Engineer?

I am wanting to know how you came to the decision on your career choice of sound engineer? #sound-engineer #engineer...

#career-choice

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Johana M. Nov 14, 2018

What are some helpful tips that can lead me to picking a career that is best for me?

I'm a junior in high school and I'm still undecided on what I want to do for the future. I'm most interested in medicine or engineering. I have considered becoming a Psychiatrist or a Dermatologist, but I also would like to be a Chemical Engineer. I just don't know what would be the right...

#medicine #help #answer #lost #college #engineer #engineering

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Melvin S. Nov 12, 2018

How to Structure and Write a great Statement of Purpose for Graduate School?

Hi, I am a mechanical engineering senior interested in applying for grad school for next fall. I understand that schools want a statement of purpose/essay detailing why I want to apply for the program, my interests, my experience, etc. I'm interested in design and manufacturing engineering and...

#civil-engineering #mechanicalengineering #college #graduate-school #design #graduatelevel #additivemanufacturing #designengineering #electricalengineering #programming #highereducation #engineering #computerengineering #manufacturingengineering #engineer

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Melvin S. Oct 31, 2018

Are there any engineering/programming jobs that use Arduino?

As a rising mechanical engineering graduate with an interest in programming, I want to know if there's any jobs out there that seriously focus on Arduino, or any kind of mechanical engineering jobs that use any programming languages at all. Thanks! #engineer #engineering #programming #career...

#computer-science #mechanicalengineer #arduino #python #technology #electricalengineering #computer #mechatronics #computerengineering #controlsystems #mechanicalengineering

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Katelyn S. Sep 29, 2018
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Shaheer M. Sep 27, 2018

Is taking a communications class necessary to excelling as an engineer in the work force?

I have to choose between taking or testing out of an oral communications class. Should I do it? #engineering #engineer #mechanical-engineering #robotics...

#chemical-engineering

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Angelique F. Sep 24, 2018
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Samuel S. Sep 05, 2018

What are the strains put on you as an aerospace engineer?

I'm an 8th grade student going back and forth between a biomechanical engineer and an aerospace engineer, and I'm leaning more on the aerospace side. After looking through the different job requirements and such, the deciding factor for me will be what the strains are for each job....

#mechanical #aerospace #aeronautics #engineer #aerospace-engineering

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Devon L. Sep 04, 2018

IT engineer.

How much does it pay. #it #engineering...

#engineer

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Alex R. Sep 04, 2018

Is electrical engineering as hands on as I think it is?

Hello, I am an aspiring electrical engineer and I want to do EE because I enjoy it. My main concern is that electrical engineering jobs aren't hands on. I have heard from multiple people that the majority of the jobs are just sitting at a desk all day. Also, is EE in Boston viable? To me, it...

#boston #electrical-engineering #engineer #job #engineering

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austin A. Aug 31, 2018

How to study in College?

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Floyd H. Aug 28, 2018

I am pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering. What can I do to make myself more marketable to automobile manufacturers?

Are there certain college courses that I should take or job experiences that I should have before I graduate college? #engineer...

#automotive