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KING5 on red-hot Seattle market for computer science grads

Graduating UW CSE Ph.D. student John P. John

KING5 News profiles the red-hot Seattle market for computer science grads, focusing on Google, mentioning Zynga, and interviewing graduating UW CSE Ph.D. student John P. John and CSE undergraduate Cullen Walsh.  (The far-sighted bureaucrats at WWU also get a mention.)

“The demand for computer scientists and computer engineers is unprecedented …”  “This is a great time to be a computer scientist …”  “Some people have gone to prestigious companies making 6-digit salaries immediately upon leaving UW …”  “The idea of creating innovative products is even more attractive …”  “The ability to have that sort of impact keeps me looking forward to graduating …”

Watch this great video here!  Related GeekWire post here.

May 12, 2011