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Considering an engineering co-op opportunity at Alpha? We focus on providing students with a hands-on learning environment where they can develop new skills and gain experience. Learn what it’s like to work for us by checking out this short interview from one of our past summer students.

Name

Connor

Post-secondary Institution

University of Victoria

Year

1st

Department/Role

Test Engineering – Engineering Co-op

Describe the culture at Alpha using 3 words.

“Cooperative, welcoming, supportive”

What were some of the projects you were involved with?

“I worked with a bunch of different projects. The project I spent the most time working on was the Smart BDFB. I also worked with other teams on developing new products”

What do you think was the key take away from your internship?

“I think the most valuable thing I gained was the work experience as well as working along with professional engineers and realizing how much work they put it. “

What is some advice you would give to students looking for a co-op opportunity?

“Don’t be afraid to seek out the work that you want to do or the type of experience you want to have.”

Outside of the office, what can you be found doing?

“I just play a lot of games to be honest – mostly League of Legends.”

Connor

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