Programmer/Analyst 1 (Enterprise Systems Developer)
Careers at the Applied Research Laboratory at the Pennsylvania State University Enterprise Systems Developer
WE Are… Searching for an entry-level Enterprise Systems Developer to join our Applied Enterprise Systems Department, at the Applied Research Laboratory (ARL) at Penn State University.
What YOU Will Do… You will assist and support development and implementation of prototype business applications using SAP technologies to demonstrate user experience; assist with the testing and evaluation of software tools and architectures, perform technology trade studies, and recommend implementation approaches for enterprise applications; and maintain competency and awareness in emerging software system design and implementation.
What YOU Need to be Successful… Education: An Associate's degree (Bachelor's preferred) in Information Technology, Information Sciences Technology, or Programming is desired.
Preferred experience areas:
At least one year of software development focusing on user interface/experience.
The ability to collaborate with Research and Development Engineers developing proof of concept software systems.
Familiarity with one or more object oriented programming languages such as SQL, Linux, Python, and C++.
Have working knowledge in one or more functional areas such as logistics, maintenance, or finance.
The successful candidate will be able to engage with DoD enterprise system technical community by using excellent presentation and communication skills.
You will be subject to a government security investigation, and you must be a U.S. citizen to apply. Employment with the ARL will require successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen. This is a one-year, fixed-term renewable appointment.
Located in the heart of Happy Valley, State College, PA, The Applied Research Laboratory (ARL) at Penn State is an integral part of one of the leading research universities in the nation and serves as a University center of excellence in defense science, systems, and technologies with a focus in naval missions and related areas.
Employment at ARL Penn State includes many benefits and rewards, including:
Career advancement opportunities
75% Tuition discount for you and your family
Safe and diverse community
College sporting event mecca
World-Class entertainment facilities and events
Good public education system
Activities for all stages of your life
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.
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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.