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Student Trainee - Simulation Engineering

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Location: Clayton, NC, United States
Date Posted: Oct 23, 2019

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Job Description



Caterpillar's legacy of industry leadership dates back to 1925. We have a global footprint with product in more than 180 countries. Caterpillar is a Fortune 100 company that makes up the most diverse product line in the industry with more than 300 products. We work in industries that provide long-term economic value: commodities (mining, oil and gas); infrastructure (heavy construction, rail, paving, quarry and aggregate); and building construction (residential, commercial, standby power, and industrial engines).


At Caterpillar you will have global exposure and opportunities, deep employee and leadership development resources and a compelling career path to make it possible to have the flexibility and excitement of a diverse career without needing to "start over" at a new company. Even while building deep expertise in one function, our employees can experience different career opportunities by moving between our many business units, locations and product lines throughout their career.


Community College students considered for the display simulation position should have a basic understanding of software programming, which may include experience using HTML5, CSS3, Python, or JavaScript.  All individuals are required to work in a team environment and demonstrate quality client service.  Responsibilities will include utilizing Axure for rapid prototyping of display applications.  With the use of its drag-and-drop features and quick formatting changes display concepts can quickly be visualize and simulated as a proof of concept.


Considerations include education or experience in the Computer programming field. In addition, successful performance requires sound judgment, motivation, effective interaction with others and the ability to handle an array of responsibilities.




Basic Qualifications:
Must have and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 / 4.0

Must be a full time community college student within driving distance to the Clayton, NC facility
Must have reliable transportation
Must be able to work 15-20 hours per week while attending school full time

Top Candidates will also have:

Experience with UX Design software such as Axure, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, Web UI toolkits, or other interaction prototyping tools. 

Experience building internet applications using JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3.

Familiarity with code versioning systems such as GIT

Strong communication, teamwork and analytical skills

Basic understanding of electronic hardware and/or working in a lab environment.


These are part time temporary openings located in the Clayton, NC area. Relocation is not available.


Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment based non-immigrant and immigrant visas. However, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website


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Oct 23, 2019


United States