Associate Computer Engineer

Posting Details


Posting Number S01852P


Working Title Associate Computer Engineer
Posting Category Staff
Position Number 004756
Assigned Organizational Area Research
FLSA Exempt
Benefit Status Full Benefits
Pay Grade P1
Months Per Year 12
Hours Per Year 2080
If Temporary, Date of Expiration
Proposed Start Date 03/01/2018


Department Sensor APEX-Ofc - 4421
Advertised Location UD Main



This entry-level position will be responsible for working, as part of a diverse and skilled technical team, to write and test software in high-level languages, and to develop and test signal processing algorithms from concept to implementation. Eligibility to obtain a United States SECRET clearance (or higher) is required for ongoing employment in this position

Position Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

1. Completed Bachelor’s Degree by August 31, 2018
2. Familiarity with modern Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) and software compilers such as Netbeans, Visual Studio, Eclipse, or similar
3. Demonstrated, successful experience (academic or professional) developing software using C, C++ and/or Java
4. Due to the nature of this position, U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident status is required

Preferred Qualifications

1. Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science
2. Demonstrated, successful experience (academic or professional) programming in algorithm-level languages such as Matlab/Simulink, Python or similar
3. Demonstrated, successful experience (academic or professional) with parallel programming using languages such as OpenCL and/or CUDA
4. Demonstrated, successful experience (academic or professional) developing software to communicate and exchange information (e.g. commands, status, data) with hardware devices, sensors, and/or systems
5. Demonstrated, successful experience (academic or professional) installing, configuring, and working in Windows and Linux environments
6. Demonstrated, successful experience (academic or professional) developing software applications specifically designed for use in multi-platform (e.g. Windows and Linux) environments
7. Demonstrated, successful experience (academic or professional) with source code version control systems such as Git, Subversion, or similar
8. Demonstrated, successful experience (academic or professional) with software development practices such as Agile, Scrum, or similar
9. Demonstrated, effective interpersonal skills
10. Active US SECRET (or higher) clearance

Work Hours

Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm

Number of Positions Available 4
Proposed Posting Date 01/22/2018
Application Review Date
Proposed Closing Date
Open until filled? Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please be sure to address all minimum qualifications explicitly in your application/resume.

Preferred Multicultural Experience

Demonstrated and successful experience working with people from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of and sensitivity to a Catholic Marianist work environment.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Are you a U.S citizen and are you eligible to obtain a security clearance?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Do you have a Bachelor's degree or will you obtain by August 31, 2018?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae

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