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Employment Opportunities

The Electro-Optics Center's Office of Human Resources (OHR) is seeking highly motivated individuals to participate in applied research and development projects.  

EOC Faculty and Staff Job Opportunities:

Please note that application procedures and listing locations vary between Faculty, Staff and Post-doctoral Scholar positions. Be sure to follow the application instructions that apply to the position your are seeking.

 

To view and apply for Faculty, Student Graduate, and Post Doctoral Positions:

  1. Go directly to the posting(s) below or to: http://www.psu.jobs/
  2. Select "Search Jobs" from the menu to the left
  3. Select the "Electro-Optics Center in Freeport, PA" from the dropdown list and click the "Change Location" button
  4. Locate the position you are applying for and note the JOB#
  5. To apply for the position, follow the instructions provided in the Job Announcement
  6. To apply for faculty, student graduate, and post doctoral positions at the Pennsylvania State University Electro-Optics Center, contact Kimberly McKean, Human Resources Manager at 724-295-7020 or by email.

    You may also submit a cover letter and resume to:

    • Pennsylvania State University Electro-Optics Center
    • Human Resources Department
    • 222 Northpointe Boulevard
    • Freeport, PA 16229

TopFaculty, Student Graduate, and Post Doctoral Positions:

Software Engineer (Research & Development Engineer)
Date Announced:11/11/13
Work Unit:Electro-Optics Center, Freeport, PA
Department:Systems Engineering
Job Number:41131
EOC's Systems Engineering Division in Freeport has an immediate need for a highly qualified and experienced individual to lead/support software projects for a variety of defense related imaging and weapons programs. Candidates would be accountable for the software life cycle, from requirements generation and analysis through implementation and support and include typical activities such as the development of custom GUIs, image processing software, and automated test system software and algorithms. Candidate responsibilities to include: coding/programming in C/C++/C# as well as Lab View/Lab/Windows (design-code-test-debug-deliver), algorithm development, model and simulation development, embedded programming skills, working knowledge of Java and Linux, experience developing documentation such as design documents/test plans/specifications/interface control documents/technical reports, and software cost estimating and scheduling skills. The ability to manipulate existing modeling and simulation tools such as NVTherm and ModTran, familiarity with standards such as JAUS and Stanag 4586, and working knowledge of CUDA are a plus.
This position will be filled as a level 3, level 4, or level 5, depending upon the successful candidate's competencies, education and experience. Typically requires a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science (Master's Degree preferred), and minimum of five (5) years work related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 3. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs.
The individual must possess strong programming skills in C/C++/C#, strong written and communication skills, ability to work in a team environment, experience with complex systems comprised of both hardware and software, and flexibility to contribute to tasks outside their responsibilities. Defense Department contracting and Government electronics industry experience is a plus. Candidates selected will be subject to a government security investigation. This is a one-year, fixed term, renewable appointment. Must be a U.S. citizen to apply.
Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.

 

TopTechnical Service Positions:

Individuals seeking technical service positions at the Electro-Optics Center should contact the Human Resources Office at 724-295-7020 or by email.

You may also submit a cover letter and resume to human resources or you may fax your materials to 724-295-7001 or mail them to:

There are currently no technical service postions available at this time.

 

TopUndergraduate Student Internships Positions:

Individuals seeking undergraduate student internships positions at the Electro-Optics Center should contact the Human Resources Office at 724-295-7020 or by email.

You may also submit a cover letter and resume to human resources or you may fax your materials to 724-295-7001 or mail them to:

 

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Penn State is committed to the affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.