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Co-op Student, Software Engineering

Calgary, Canada
Job Posting: Mar 18, 2019, 5:52:52 PM Unposting Date: Mar 25, 2019, 5:59:00 AM
Co-op Student, Software Engineering-15987


Job Title: Co-op Student, Software Engineering

Location: Calgary, AB

Start Date: May 7, 2019

Length of Term:  12, or 16 months

Business Unit: Heavy Oil

Application Deadline: March 24, 2019 or once the position is filled

Opportunity Details:

Reporting to the Project Controls Team Lead, the software engineer Co-op Student is responsible for the coding, mapping, innovative design and support of Husky thermal facilities projects team in transforming raw design data into defined data sets applicable for project cost estimate development.  This assignment involves multiple data transfers from and to different applications and software (Web based design tools, MS access, MS excel, MS Power BI and general Project Controls tasks as required. 

Key responsibilities may include:

  • Develop well-designed Dataset for transferring and organizing raw web-based data from and to multiple software and tools.
  • Develop and create relational database schemas, requesting data from various back-end services.
  • Create/maintain documentation and provide research/analytics as required.
  • Set up routine (and ad hoc) reports and visualization
  • Project controls related tasks such as progress and cost report updates, Project reconciliation analysis and data gathering 


  • Must be currently enrolled in a co-op/internship program at a post-secondary institution
  • Completed 3rd year engineering program, preference for Software Engineering
  • Knowledge of Software Engineering principles;
  • Familiarity with applicable industry codes and standards;
  • Familiarity Programming SQL, DAX (Data Analysis expressions)
  • Demonstrates analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Self-motivated and results driven;
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills;
  • Has an aptitude for working in a team environment;
  • Proficient with MS Office suite of applications and computer systems.

Benefits of a Husky Energy Student Position:

Opportunities to:

  • take part in impactful business projects
  • network with experienced professionals
  • engage in a strong student network
  • gain valuable exposure in the Oil and Gas industry

Relevant work experience in your field of study

Relocation assistance

Competitive wages


Please submit a resume and transcript. Applications without a recent transcript will not be considered.


Students moving for their work term may be eligible to receive a lump sum payment to assist with relocation expenses.

Additional Information:

New graduates are not eligible for student opportunities.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities.

About Husky:

One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky.

We have training, mentoring and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader. We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development.


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