Computer Vision Intern (Research and Development Engineering Intern)

Penn State University

Electro-Optics Center in Freeport, PA
Campus City:
Freeport, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Applied Research Laboratory
EOC - Sensors


The Sensors Department of the Electro-Optics Center of the Applied Research Laboratory, located in Freeport, PA is seeking undergraduate or graduate students for intensive summer research opportunities. These opportunities cover a broad range of academic and engineering disciplines in many aspects of imaging, optics, lasers, remote sensing, and materials. Specifically, this assignment involves the prototyping and development of head-mounted, vehicle-mounted (UAS/UAV/drone), and stationary cameras and laser systems for visualization, mapping, or inspection/metrology in extreme environments. Rising seniors or graduate students studying Electrical Engineering, Imaging Science, Optics, or related are encouraged to apply. Applicants with a strong interest in and experience with imaging systems, machine/computer vision, and optics will be given preference. Some programming experience is desirable. The successful candidate will work up to 40 hours per week over the summer. This is a paid internship located at ARL’s Electro-Optics Center in Freeport, PA; relocation and housing are not provided. Candidate 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