St. Cloud State University

About This Location

Maverick Software Consulting's St. Cloud office opened in the fall of 2011. The St. Cloud office employers about 25 students who work on various projects involving software development and testing

Majors recruited from:
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Information Systems
  • Information Assurance
Maverick Software Consulting

238 8th Street South
ISELF 205
St. Cloud, MN, 56301

Type of Work

Build A Solid Foundation

Students at this location gain in-depth experience that consists of:

Culture:

Working in a corporate culture, across global teams

Leadership:

Leadership skills are developed based on roles and project assignments

Scrum Experience:

Practical experience working in an agile methodology on a scrum team with a Product Owner. Students create suer stories to track work progress and work in two weeks sprints to accomplish identified tasks.

Interpersonal Skills:

Strengthen interpersonal skills due to team and collaborative nature of the work we do. Communication both written and verbal are significantly strengthened. Opportunities are provided to improve accountability, initiative, and being proactive

Multiple Platforms:

Strengthen technical skillsets by mastering the Perl scripting language, learning how to configure and administer the NetBackup software product, working with CVS to maintain a large code base with many other developers, and gaining exposure to a number of hardware platforms and operating systems.

Debugging:

Expand on their problem solving and critical thinking skills by debugging failures, analyzing/designing regression test scenarios and writing test scripts.

Number of students currently enrolled in recruited majors

Number of students employed by Maverick since inception

Hours of Software Development and Testing worked for clients, annually