Software Engineer

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
01/24/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
85317
Level/Salary Band:
01 – L – Exempt
Work Unit:
Applied Research Laboratory
Department:
Expeditionary Systems
Full/Part Time:
Full–Time

Description

The Expeditionary Systems Department of The Applied Research Laboratory (ARL) at The Pennsylvania State University, is seeking two entry-level software engineers to perform research and development for the Department of Defense (DOD). These positions are for recent or soon-to-be graduates with a sound foundation in object oriented programming. Responsibilities include front and back-end development, depending on the candidate’s experience and interests. Current languages being used include Java, C ++, and JavaScript, but the opportunity exists to choose technologies with which to research and experiment on future work. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher in an Engineering or Science discipline (Professional Engineer license accepted in lieu of Bachelor's degree) or higher, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Information Science and Technology is preferred. We are looking for self-motivated candidates who enjoy creatively solving difficult problems. Candidates selected will be subject to a government security investigation. You must be a U.S. citizen to apply. Employment with the Applied Research Laboratory will require successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen. These are one-year, fixed-term renewable appointments.

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