Previously Affiliated Employers

The UNE Academy of Digital Sciences was designed in close collaboration with many of Maine's best known employers. These high-profile employers provided support and input that allowed us to offer courses specifically tailored to meet the immediate needs of local businesses. We were pleased and proud to have such outstanding partnerships during our time of operation.



Brett Wickard

President and Founder

"Imagine taking a course and knowing it is directly useful to people who are wanting to hire you today. UNE has interacted with the local business community and created courses that are relevant, real, useful, and needed."

Fluid Imaging Technologies, Inc. 

Kent Peterson


President and Chief Executive Officer

"Our team is endeavoring to attract a cadre of software and IT professionals to ensure we retain our leadership position and ensure the long-term viability of Fluid Imaging Technologies."


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Sarah Cox

Vice President, Human Resources

"L.L. Bean seeks intellectually curious and analytical technical talent at all levels and in multiple functions – people who are passionate about innovation and dedicated to shaping the future of success for the L.L.Bean brand. We hire strong talent locally and nationally to develop Creative IT, Digital solutions for Ecommerce and to provide well-designed tools that work effectively in our distinctive Retail environment."

State of Maine

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Jim Smith

Chief Information Officer, Office of Information Technology

"We are seeking talented candidates with the aptitude, attitude and passion to make a difference through the use of technologies. We look to hire and retain talented employees and interns who possess critical thinking skills, a burning desire to solve problems and who will be energized working in teams on meaningful projects. We want to hire people who push us to the edge with new ideas and well calculated approaches to business process improvements. In Maine we know we have this talent just waiting for programs like the Academy of Digital Sciences to help them reach their fullest potential — to be career ready."

Unum Group

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Chris Jerome

Executive Vice President, Global Services

We want 'owners' — people who will understand the problem and will drive the solution as if it is their own."

Cash Star, Inc.

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John Sterling

Director, Software Engineering

"Cashstar culture is built around empowerment and trusting the judgment of engineers. This is what keeps us moving fast and allows us to build great products."

Tyler Technologies

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Vice President, Munis Development

"We are always looking for innovative people who think technically and strategically. In return, we provide an environment that challenges them and enables them to grow their skills."



Ken Grady

Chief Information Officer

"We’re looking for people who are curious, who are problem solvers, and who are comfortable with creating and being a part of change.”