University of Pennsylvania APPLICATION DEVELOPER C in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reference Number 13-29221
Posted Job Title APPLICATION DEVELOPER C
School Name School of Engineering and Applied Science
Org Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics
Posted to the Web 06/29/2018
Posted Job/Salary Grade C
Employment Type Exempt
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule 9:00am - 6:00 pm
Position Length Contingent Upon Funding
Position End Date
The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.
Penn Engineering’s world-acclaimed faculty, state-of-the-art research laboratories and highly interdisciplinary curricula offer an experience that is unparalleled. Innovation and technology drive every program and transform the fundamentals of what future engineers are learning. http://www.seas.upenn.edu/
Working at Penn Engineering, Kumar Robotics Lab, the main responsibility involves the development of hardware and software modules for autonomous flight, for planning, perception and system integration. Independently develop new hardware designs and software algorithms in order to increase the autonomy of aerial platforms. Add advanced design capabilities to the platforms that, coupled with new perception techniques, will enable the execution of a complete mission from a team of aerial robots.Position is contingent on continued funding.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field and a minimum of 2 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Previous experience in developing hardware to support autonomy of robotic systems is preferred.
Affirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/38179
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