Student Research Assistant - Unreal Developer

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Date Announced:
01/03/2018
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
76075
Work Unit:
Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses - Penn State Behrend
Department:
Psychology and Computer Science

Description

Seeking a Research Assistant to work on a research project related to the development of a computer simulated child abuse screening tool. Work would consist of continuing development of a module made in the Unreal Engine and assisting with other aspects of research. The Research Assistant would work directly with faculty members from both psychology and computer science. The applicant should be knowledgeable of the Unreal Engine and the Unreal Blueprint scripting system (the equivalent knowledge of the materials taught in GAME 250) and be a motivated self-learner. Weekly meetings will be required. The position would be for six hours a week.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088