Valuable Search Sites
This is a master list of job and internship search websites that are useful to Engineering Master’s students. Feel free to share sites, especially related to your area of specialization, with a Career Coach through MS Teams.
Duke Specific Internship & Job Sites
Review internship and job postings from employers who are recruiting Duke students as well as a calendar of employer-hosted events.
Duke Alumni Association Job and Internship Board
This job board has alumni-shared job and internship opportunities specifically for Duke students.
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Job and Internship Board
This job board has a startup focus and includes alumni-shared opportunities specifically for Duke students.
Duke Energy Initiative List of Internships
Use this static list of internship opportunities to get your internship search started.
The Largest & Most Popular Job Sites
The world’s largest professional network.
The #1 job site in the world.
Early-career hiring communities.
Research company culture, salary, and other factors alongside job/internship postings.
A leading job and internship site for tech careers.
WellFound (formerly AngelList Talent)
A hub for startups with job and internship postings.
Connecting people who want to do good with jobs, internships, volunteer opportunities and more.
A site with up-to-date job listings that conveniently takes you to the company website to apply.
Search by Location
Find resources and webinars for finding jobs and internships in the US. (Free to Pratt students through a paid subscription funded by CSPD.)
US Work Authorization Considerations
Duke Visa Services Employment & Work Authorization Quick Facts
Review the official guidance on CPT, OPT, working on campus and other topics.
A robust information portal and online community for visa job hunters that uses quantitative modeling.
A user-friendly H1B Visa search tool. (Free to Pratt students through a paid subscription funded by CSPD.)
A simple H1B Visa search tool with clearly written explainer articles and blog updates.
Find detailed local information for searching and working in locations around the world, including webinars. (Free to Pratt students through a paid subscription funded by CSPD.)
A platform that focuses on the development of Chinese overseas talents. It provides employment solutions and career development support for Chinese returnees and students who are about to return. Lockin China has over 250,000 effective resumes, connections with over 500 global universities, and over 13,000 registered company users.
Find Remote & Flexible Work
Remote and flexible work options can vary widely. If applicable, be sure to look for opportunities that align with your CPT, OPT, Stem Extension or other immigration parameters.
Remote/Flex Work Opportunity Listings
Use this series of resources to identify job boards that match your preferences and strengths:
Curated List of Remote-Only Job Boards | SkillCrush
Best Remote Job Boards | Career SideKick
25 Virtual Companies that Thrive on Remote Work | FlexJobs
Remote Startup Jobs | Remotive
Get Hired Remotely | Handshake
Virtual Job Hunting Tips | LinkedIn
A series of articles about preparing for and making great impressions as you search for jobs and internships from a distance.
These sites help you to align your skills and search preparation with the qualities needed for remote work success.
The Remote Work Competency Model | WorkPlaceLess
Remote Working: Setting Yourself and Your Teams Up for Success | LinkedIn Learning *be sure to use your NetID for free access
Specialized Sites by Category
We are growing this list over time. Always check professional organizations, publications and communities related to your own strengths and interests. The places where professionals and academics gather usually have a jobs site that may also include internships and projects.
Summer Programs Outside the NIH
elpha | Women in Tech
American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists Job Site
NC BioTechnology Center List of Med Device Companies
Crunchbase List of Med Device Companies (pro tip: do multiple, very specific searches to get around the 5 result limitation for unpaid users)
2019 Top Medtech Companies | MD+DI