What engineering jobs will be outsourced to China and India in the near future?
Some say that engineering jobs are rapidly being outsourced to China and India. What jobs in the engineering field are the ones to go?
Asked By: Steve H - 7/12/2006
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Actually it doesn't matter. Losing jobs isn't important. Creating new jobs in new fields and filling them is more important. So, if say normal computer engineering is outsourced to India, then the US will create new computer engineering jobs using nanotech. You always want the old jobs being outsourced and creating the... More
Answered By: skinny0ne - 7/12/2006
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All of them as people will not be paid to replace the second generation of inventions they will likely not choose the field of engineering to study.
Answered By: Greed_2.0 - 7/12/2006
everything what skinny0ne said....
Answered By: bahamiano - 7/12/2006
Narrow answer to your question...design and CAD/CAE are moving that way (joining Software/computer engineering). This includes things like solid modelling, FEA and general design/modelling/analysis. Notably a good chunk of the people doing it here are of foreign origin (typically Asian or Indian subcontinent). Although... More
Answered By: kdog - 7/12/2006
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