What are Employers Looking For?

The UNE Academy of Digital Sciences was designed in close collaboration with many of Maine’s best known employers.

These high-profile employers provide ongoing support and input that allows us to offer a program specifically tailored to meet the immediate needs of local businesses.

At the UNE Academy we are pleased and proud to have such outstanding partnerships.

Cash Star, Inc.

sterling-round-2016-10-21“Cash Star culture is built around empowerment and trusting the judgment of engineers. We work in a fast changing environment and this is what keeps us moving fast and allows us to build great products.”

— John Sterling, Director, Software Engineering

Fluid Imaging Technologies, Inc.

peterson-round-2016-10-21“Our team is endeavoring to attract a cadre of software and IT professionals to ensure we retain our leadership position and ensure the long-term viability of Fluid Imaging Technologies.”

— Kent Peterson, President and Chief Executive Officer

IDEXX Laboratories

grady-round-2016-10-21“We’re looking for people who are curious, who are problem solvers, and who are comfortable with creating and being a part of change.”

— Ken Grady, Chief Information Officer

L.L. Bean, Inc.

cox-round-2016-10-21“L.L. Bean seeks intellectually curious and analytical technical talent at all levels and in multiple functions – people who are passionate about innovation and dedicated to shaping the future of success for the L.L.Bean brand.”

 — Sarah Cox, Vice President, Human Resources

MaineHealth Information Services

jacquelyn_cawleywebround“We need people who have a fundamental knowledge in digital sciences and a passion for solving problems.”

— Jackie Cawley, DO, Interim SVP and Chief Information Officer

State of Maine

jimsmithwebround“We look to hire and retain talented employees and interns who possess critical thinking skills, a burning desire to solve problems, and who will be energized working in teams on meaningful projects. In Maine we know we have this talent just waiting for programs like the UNE Academy of Digital Sciences to help them reach their fullest potential – to be career ready.”

— Jim Smith, Chief Information Officer, Office of Information Technology

Tyler Technologies

gaudreau-round-2016-10-21“We are always looking for innovative people who think technically and strategically. In return, we provide an environment that challenges them and enables them to grow their skills.”

— Angela Gaudreau, Vice President, Munis Development

Unum Group

jerome_-chris-informalwebround“We want ‘owners’: people who will understand the problem and will drive the solution as if it is their own.”

— Chris Jerome, Executive Vice President, Global Services