Dow Chemical 2017/2018 Campus Graduate - Information Research (R&D) - System Developer in United States
The Dow Chemical Company has an opening inMidland, Michiganfor aSystem Developerin a collegial and creative environment where you will have flexibility in specialization. This position is part of the Information Research group in Core R&D. This group accelerates discovery in R&D by building new tools and applications for researchers and decision makers.
We seek a highly motivated graduate who has a strong passion for software development that will collaborate with software architects and chemical researchers to develop software and database systems. We need someone who can learn quickly and has the ability to transfer that knowledge back to the development team.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Write robust, maintainable code to develop user-friendly frontend and backend applications.
Solve complex problems by analyzing and designing new applications based on requirements gathered from leadership and researchers.
Create architectural designs for new systems to meet evolving business needs.
Explore new patterns in software development and lead efforts to adopt them.
Develop Proof of Concept projects to test application of new technologies.
Uplift existing core applications to modern platforms.
Work with a variety of people, both in person and virtually.
A background in science with a passion for software development is important. Preference will be given to those with a major in Computer Science or Chemical Engineering/Chemistry with a passion for software development.
Candidates who have been interviewed by a Dow recruiter on campus should apply to this job posting. If you have spoken with a Dow recruiter at your school, you will be contacted to arrange onsite interviews if specific positions are identified that fit your qualifications. Please keep in contact with your campus recruiter for status updates in the meantime .
Seeking candidates with the following:
Excellent programming skills with an understanding of object oriented programming languages.
Familiarity with data structures and algorithms.
Excellent communication skills.
Must be a team player
Must be U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.
A Bachelors or higher in Computer Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Library and Information Science with a background in software development.
A minimum of a 2.700 cumulative GPA is required.
Thank you for your interest in a career with Dow Chemical.
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately 56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at www.dow.com .
Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits
An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company
Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings
On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment
Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth
The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world
Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others
Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us , you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.
2017/2018 Campus Graduate - Information Research (R&D) - System Developer