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Special PRECISE Webinar

Friday, September 21, 2012

Levine 512, 11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Gerhard Marcinkowski
Senior Technical Recruiter – MathWorks

Perspective on New Graduates’ Resumes

MathWorks is the leading developer and supplier of software for technical computing and Model-Based Design.

In this webinar, technical recruiter (from the embedded centric industry) will share his/her experiences so EMBS students can build on the insider knowledge of the industry in an effort to help improve their presentation; therefore making our EMBS students more marketable.


  1. Intro - Firsthand account of what employers in the embedded software industry are looking for right now
  2. What makes a successful hire at these companies?
  3. The common core attributes of successful candidates hired at MathWorks
  4. Resume writing overview:
    • (a) Examples of resumes;
    • (b) What recruiters and Hiring Managers are looking at;
    • (c) Components of a strong resume;
    • (d) What should/shouldn’t be included;
    • (e) Tips
  5. Q&A

Mr. Marcinkowski has over 12 years experience as a technical recruiter in the high-tech market. Experience includes full lifecycle recruitment of Computer Science, Embedded Software, and Hardware Engineers and Technical Professionals for world class development and R&D Organizations.

His Responsibilities:
Recruitment of Software Engineers for Embedded Systems and MBD Tools Development for our worldwide Simulink and MATLAB development and customer engineering groups.

Previous Positions:
  • Senior Recruiter, Software Development at Endeca Technologies (now Oracle)
  • Senior R & D Recruiter at VMware (a subsidiary EMC2)
  • Technical Recruiter RT Embedded Software & Hardware Development at Kforce