Employment

The Duke MEM Program prepares its students for a wide variety of careers. The breadth of knowledge acquired from the program's curriculum creates well rounded business-savvy engineers who are ready to take on the business challenges of any industry in a global world. Working with MEM's dedicated Career Services team, students have received offers from diverse companies across industries located in multiple countries.

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Past Employers

Past employers are listed below and include new venture entrepreneurial companies, small businesses, and large firms.

Starting Positions

The types of positions that our students obtain after graduation vary widely and depend on individual interests. Some examples of starting positions are:

  • Application Engineer
  • Area Manager
  • Automation Engineer
  • Business Analyst
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Client Services Analyst
  • Clinical Specialist
  • Data Analyst
  • Design Engineer
  • Development Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Estimator
  • Field Engineer
  • Firmware Engineer
  • Forensic Analyst
  • Global Markets Analyst
  • Hardware Engineer
  • Industrial Engineer
  • IT Manager
  • Job Cost Engineer
  • Land Acquisition Specialist
  • Manufacturing Development Program Associate
  • Marketing Analyst
  • New Product Strategy Analyst
  • Operations Leadership Program Associate
  • Patent Examiner
  • Portfolio Analyst
  • Process Engineer
  • Product Manager
  • Program Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Quality Engineer
  • Risk Management Associate
  • Rotational Leadership Associate
  • Signal Processing Engineer
  • Software Quality Engineer
  • Stress Analyst Engineer
  • Structural Engineer
  • Supply Base Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Systems Manager
  • Technical Consultant
  • Technology Licensing Specialist