Summer 2020 Data Analytics Intern (Research and Development Engineering Intern)

Penn State University

Key West, FL
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
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Applied Research Laboratory
Visualization and Decision Support


The Visualization and Decision Support Division of the Applied Research Laboratory is seeking undergraduate students for summer internships working at a government facility in Key West, FL. This program will immerse students in the real-world, practical aspects of the use of information for government applications. Students studying Security and Risk Analysis, Information Sciences and Technology, or Cyber Security Analytics, and Operations are encouraged to apply. Experience with data mining; GIS; relation network analysis tools; and an understanding of information security, both in theory and practice are desired. The successful candidates will have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. The successful candidates will work up to 20 hours per week during the fall and spring semesters and 40 hours per week over the summer. This is a paid internship located in Key West, Florida; travel and housing costs are provided. Candidate 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 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