Caterpillar Parallel Co-Op Engineer

  • Student Employment & Internships
Posted: 9.10.20

Caterpillar Parallel Co-Op Engineer

Champaign Caterpillar Innovation Center

For more than 90 years, Caterpillar Inc., has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets.


Parallel Co-Op Engineers will assist engineers & complete a variety of design tasks and assist experts in a variety of simulation tasks in the development of Caterpillar products.

At Caterpillar, you build what matters – whether it’s the career you want, crucial work skills, strong relationships or new digital technologies. There are big jobs to be done worldwide – building critical infrastructure, bolstering local economies, meeting the demand for energy – and that work is powered by our people.

Every single Caterpillar employee moves our company forward. Piece by piece, part by part, person by person. Together we create sustainable, world-changing solutions that impact lives around the globe. Join our winning team and help build a better world.


If you are interested in applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume and an unofficial copy of your transcripts, to your application.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Student must be attending UIUC (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign) full time – Freshman year through graduate students enrolled in either Engineering or Computer Science
  • GPA requirements: Cumulative GPA must be a minimum of 3.0/4.0 from current university

Top Candidates will also have:

  • Leadership skills
  • Previous technical experience or internship
  • School affiliations or groups

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at

Click here to apply online

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.