In the Pittsburgh region, you'll find talent and innovation everywhere you go. From the passionate entrepreneurs who lead the world in medical breakthroughs and internet technologies. To the factory floor workers polishing specialty steel with robots. To the banks that lead, not just in financial products, but in sustainability. We're a region that's always pushing the leading edge. Some of the brightest minds in the world make their scientific discoveries here. And some of the friendliest people make their living here.
View some of our profiles or take a video tour of a local company and see for yourself why people from all over the region and the world come to Pittsburgh. Not just to work, but to discover, create and innovate.
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This region is home to a thriving base of manufacturing companies that are leading the world with innovations in energy, steel, green chemistry, medical devices and more. Meet a few of the advanced manufacturing innovators who are helping to change the world.
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Pittsburgh's energy industry began more than two centuries ago and continues to thrive today. 800 firms. 105,000 jobs. And a growing competitive advantage with abundant natural resources like coal and natural gas, and innovations in alternative energies like nuclear, solar, and wind. The region is also home to entrepreneurial activity in transmission and distribution components, and intelligent building technologies. The array of jobs in this field is broad and growing. Meet a few of the people making it happen.
In addition, the video, "Pittsburgh has Energy," highlights regional energy industry career opportunities.
Co-produced by Westinghouse, EQT Corporation and Emerson Process Management (10 mins)
"The Faces of Energy" is a partnership of ImaginePittsburgh and Pop City Media
Pittsburgh is a leading financial center. National banks and financial companies like PNC Financial Services, BNY Mellon, Citizens Bank and Federated Investors are all headquartered or have major businesses here. They've created jobs for more than 70,000 people. Read on to learn more about some of those people here.
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With a research base that includes world-class institutions like Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh, and pioneers in medicine like UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center), this region is on the cutting edge of scientific and medical advances that combine new technologies with clinical care. From molecular diagnostics to novel treatments for disease, to tissue engineering and organ transplantation, many of the world's firsts happen here. See for yourself how some of the world's best minds go to work here.
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One of the top computer science and robotics institutions in the world is located here. And many of the leading information technology companies, like Google, Intel and Microsoft, are opening up laboratories here. The Pittsburgh region is a breeding ground for new ideas and new ventures in areas like embedded systems, entertainment technology, mobile communications, cloud computing and more. Every day, entrepreneurs here are creating revolutionary technologies. You could be one of them.
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