Undergraduate Software Engineer

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
02/05/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
85480
Work Unit:
Applied Research Laboratory
Department:
Expeditionary Systems

Description

The Expeditionary Systems Department of the Applied Research Laboratory at Penn State is seeking undergraduate software engineers to perform research and development for the US Department of Defense. Current languages being used include Java, C++, and JavaScript, but the opportunity exists to choose which technologies with which to research and experiment on future work. Work can be focused on back-end or front-end development depending on the candidate’s experience and interests. Students studying Computer Science and Engineering or Information Sciences and Technology are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be self-motivated and enjoy creatively solving difficult problems. The successful candidates will work up to 20 hours/week during the fall and spring semesters and 40 hours/week over the summer. Candidates selected may 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 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