Computer Engineer By Akila Jayawardane
Skills/Interests  <ul><li>Logical
Math and computer skills
Comfortable with technology
Problem-solving skills
An understanding of business  </li></ul>
Tasks  <ul><li>Specialize in hardware or software engineering
Create the pieces of electronic equipment that make up computer systems
Make the operating systems that run computers(Windows 7)
Make the programs that complete tasks, such as Word  </li></ul>
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Computer Engineer

  1. 1. Computer Engineer By Akila Jayawardane
  2. 2. Skills/Interests <ul><li>Logical
  3. 3. Math and computer skills
  4. 4. Comfortable with technology
  5. 5. Problem-solving skills
  6. 6. An understanding of business </li></ul>
  7. 7. Tasks <ul><li>Specialize in hardware or software engineering
  8. 8. Create the pieces of electronic equipment that make up computer systems
  9. 9. Make the operating systems that run computers(Windows 7)
  10. 10. Make the programs that complete tasks, such as Word </li></ul>
  11. 11. School University <ul><li>A bachelor’s degree in computer engineering or a related subject
  12. 12. A master’s degree or PhD is often required for senior and advanced research positions
  13. 13. Register as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng) </li></ul>
  14. 14. Cost of education <ul><li>Cost usually varies depending on the university. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Universities <ul><li>Dalhousie University
  16. 16. Université de Sherbrooke
  17. 17. Université Laval
  18. 18. University of Waterloo (Cost for 1 year is $48 000)
  19. 19. Ryerson University
  20. 20. University of Toronto
  21. 21. Queen's University
  22. 22. University of New Brunswick (Cost for one year is $24 381) </li></ul>
  23. 23. Job Prospects <ul><li>Projected to grow the fastest and add the most new jobs over the 2008-18 decade
  24. 24. Excellent job prospects
  25. 25. Decline by 3 percent after 2018
  26. 26. Best for applicants with a bachelor's or higher degree and relevant experience </li></ul>
  27. 27. Workplace <ul><li>Work for software companies and manufacturers of computers or other products that use computer components
  28. 28. There is often pressure to finish products
  29. 29. 8 to 12-hour days
  30. 30. A lot of work is done at a desk
  31. 31. Work primarily in offices or labs </li></ul>
  32. 32. Salary <ul><li>Earnings for computer engineers vary depending on the level
  33. 33. In average, income somewhere in the range of $60,000 to $90,000 a year.
  34. 34. receive benefits, such as health and dental insurance, and paid vacation and sick leave.
  35. 35. Entry level salary would be about $30,000 – $35,000. </li></ul>
  36. 36. References <ul><li>Careercruising
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  38. 38. Careercruising
  39. 39. Underconsideration
  40. 40. Otolaryngology
  41. 41. Waterloo
  42. 42. U nb </li></ul>

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