Software Developer and Systems Support

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
02 – J – Exempt
Work Unit:
College of Engineering
Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute
Full/Part Time:


The Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute ( is seeking a highly motivated Software Developer and Systems Support individual to design, develop, test, maintain, and support a variety of secure web-based custom software solutions and VM servers/workstations/IT infrastructure, PSFEI staff, and external clients. Responsibilities include software development using the following applications: ASP.Net/C# Web Forms, Java Script, XML, JQuery, HTML, CSS, ASP.Net/C#, DevExpress, JIRA, Visual Studio, SVN, Git, and Microsoft SQL database and stored procedures. Experience using Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 integrated development environment for software development with emphasis on the UI, Microsoft SQL for database development, JIRA and its workflows for defining software releases and task estimates, and Tortoise SVN/Git for source control is required. The person in this position will interact and develop professional, working relationships with Commonwealth of PA agency personnel, internal staff team members, and external software/hardware vendors. Typically requires an Associate's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The ideal candidate will have experience in all aspects of SDLC for course management software development and experience in VM servers’ management, workstation imaging, KACE updates, AD management, user access management, and Service Desk management and support. The candidate must be able to work independently or collaboratively within a team and have a strong commitment to and record of successfully meeting goals and deadlines. Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills are necessary to clearly communicate and document software and support solutions. The position is based in State College, Pennsylvania, however, limited travel within the state of Pennsylvania is required. The position requires that you operate a motor vehicle as a part of your job duties. A valid driver’s license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard background checks. PSFEI has been providing facilities management and operations technical assistance to Commonwealth of PA agencies since 1947. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from the date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding.

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