(Presented as part of AMSI Summer School 2023)
We invite you to attend the annual AMSI Summer Careers Day, presented as part of the Summer School 2023 program. Speak with organisations looking to hire mathematical sciences graduates, get your employment questions answered and find out how to turn your maths passion into a career.
Date: Monday 16 January
Time: 9.30am – 1pm AEDT
Where: The University of Melbourne. Light refreshments will be served to all registered guests.
(AMSI Summer School students do not need to register)
Optiver is a hub for the mathematically-minded. Our employees love solving puzzles with the mission of improving the financial markets that underpin society. Our traders are swift and intuitive thinkers known for wielding theorems from the realms of probability, statistics and calculus. Our software engineers push the envelope of computation with the right dosage of lateral thinking and a penchant for algorithm design. Together, we seek to provide liquidity to financial markets and certainty in uncertain times.
Since opening the doors to its very first store in Melbourne in 1997, MECCA has completely redefined the Australian beauty landscape, championing retail innovation and delivering the ultimate beauty experience to customers.
Founded by Jo Horgan, over the past 25 years MECCA has grown to become Australasia’s largest prestige beauty retailer, serving more than four million customers each year. With more than 100 stores across Australia and New Zealand, as well as online stores in both countries and T-Mall global, MECCA offers an exclusive edit of the best in beauty from more than 200 brands. Today, MECCA has a growing team of 5,000 spread across its Support Centre, Distribution Centre and store network, all working towards a shared purpose of helping people to, feel and be their best.
At AGL, we are at the forefront of renewable energy generation in Australia. The transition from fossil fuels to green energy is a significant challenge for the nation and one that AGL’s Engineering Analytics division is tackling head-on. Our team of engineers-turned-data scientists combines engineering understanding with programming, machine learning, and statistics to help our operators make the best decisions for their plants. We work on various technologies, from solar to wind to grid-scale batteries, aiming to achieve better integration with the grid and maximise yield to make the most of our natural resources.
At CSIRO’s Data61 we are creating Australia’s data driven future.
As applied R&D partner, our capabilities range from cyber security, privacy data exchanged, IoT (Internet of Things), blockchain, robotics, machine learning and analytics, software and programming technology to behavioural science and more. We partner with government, corporates and universities to tackle nation shaping issues with science and technology.
The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) purpose is to defend Australia from global threats and help advance Australia’s national interests. We do this by mastering technology to inform, protect and disrupt.
Their mission, ‘Reveal their secrets, protect our own’, accurately summarises their role.
Within ASD, the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) brings together cyber security capabilities from across Australia to improve the cyber resilience of the Australian community and help make Australia the most secure place to connect online.
I am a geometric analyst specialising in elliptic and parabolic partial differential equations. I possess additional extensive training in differential geometry, calculus of variations, dynamical systems, general relativity and functional analysis. Several of my projects have direct applications to bush fire modelling and biological membrane modelling.
Born in Romania, I have completed my training in both Romania and Germany where I have acquired my interest in curvature flows and applications in the group of Klaus Ecker at Freie University Berlin.
Since 2012 I have joined the staff at Wollongong University, the place that I call now home. I am a proud activist of Equity and Equality in mathematical sciences and since 2018 a DECRA Fellow of the Australian Research Council, studying partition problems through curvature flows and their applications to fire line modelling.
Geoscience Australia is the national geoscience public sector organisation. Our mission is to be the trusted source of information on Australia’s geology and geography for government, industry and community decision making. We apply science and technology to describe and understand the Earth for the benefit of Australia. This will contribute to a safer, more prosperous and well-informed nation.
Our work covers the Australian landmass, Australian marine jurisdiction and responsible jurisdictions in Antarctica. We support evidence-based decisions through information, advice and services for a strong economy, resilient society and sustainable environment.
We apply geoscience to Australian Government priorities, including maintaining the resources investment pipeline, management of groundwater resources, community safety from natural hazards and natural resource management issues.
We maintain national infrastructure, datasets and physical collections that support the nation to engage with enduring strategic national issues.
The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia’s national weather, climate and water agency. Its expertise and services assist Australians in dealing with the harsh realities of their natural environment, including drought, floods, fires, storms, tsunami and tropical cyclones. Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic territory, the Bureau provides one of the most fundamental and widely used services of government.
The Bureau contributes to national social, economic, cultural and environmental goals by providing observational, meteorological, hydrological and oceanographic services and by undertaking research into science and environment related issues in support of its operations and services.
Aurecon is a design, engineering and advisory company that brings ideas to life to create a better future for people and the planet.
In 2020, the Australian Financial Review named us Australasia’s most innovative company and most innovative professional services company.
Our clients’ ideas and aspirations drive all that we do. We work alongside them like no other firm to co-create clever, innovative solutions to some of the world’s most complex challenges, adding value across the project lifecycle through deep technical and advisory expertise.
We serve our clients across a range of markets and international locations. Hardwired in our DNA are engineering, design and the deep need to leave a legacy. We are as diverse as we are dynamic. As curious as we are clever.
Drawing on our deep pool of knowledge, we bring vital engineering experience, technical capability and design expertise to the table. Then we listen deeply and intently.
We see the opportunities, possibilities and potential that others don’t. Through a range of unique creative processes and skills, we collaborate with our clients to re-imagine, shape and design a better future.
We believe humanity depends on engineering; and we recognise we have a broader stewardship role to play. A deep responsibility to hold. As we continually strive for a life in balance, Aurecon clients will be ready for the future and engineered for life.
DSTG brings together interdisciplinary expertise from across Australia and around the world to address Defence and national security challenges. Our role is to work closely with the Australian science, technology and innovation eco-system to deliver scientific advice and solutions that provide capability enhancement for Defence and the national security community. known as InfoSec.