Research and Development Engineer (Software Developer)


: $118,756.67 - $153,250.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

Research and Development Engineer (Software Developer) The Visual Analytics Department in the Visualization and Decision Support Division of The Communications, Information, and Navigation Office (CINO) within the Applied Research Laboratory (ARL) at Penn State University is seeking a Software Developer to join our team as a Research and Development Engineer. In this position, you will be joining a dynamic team of developers and engineers that are dedicated to building data analytics and visualization tools to support the Department of Defense (DoD) by using agile processes to create solutions to new and novel complex problems. Responsibilities include: Designing, developing, debugging, deploying, and maintaining software systems that can process large amounts of complex data and turn it into actionable information. Preferred Experience in/with: Hadoop, NoSQL, and traditional SQL interfaces An active security clearance Required experience / skills include: Software development Java Programming skills Education: This job will be filled as a level 1 or level 2 depending upon the successful candidate's education and experience. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher in an Engineering or Science discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 1. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs. A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Sciences, or Software Engineering is preferred. Candidates 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. ARL is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion; we believe this is central to our success as a Department of Defense designated University Affiliated Research Center (UARC). We are at our best when we draw on the talents of all parts of society, and our greatest accomplishments are achieved when diverse perspectives are part of our workforce. Benefits of working for Penn State Applied Research Laboratory: Generous time off program Retirement Options Employer contribution to health savings account (dependent on plan selected) 75% off Penn State tuition for employee and family Professional development and career advancement opportunities World-class sporting, entertainment, cultural and arts events in community FOR FURTHER INFORMATION on other positions at ARL, visit our web site at . Apply online at CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS: For more about safety at Penn State, and to review the Annual Security Report which contains information about crime statistics and other safety and security matters, please go to , which will also provide you with detail on how to request a hard copy of the Annual Security Report. Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. - provided by Dice
Associated topics: .net, c c++, c#, developer, devops, java, perl, software developer, software development engineer, software programmer * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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