Computer Researcher/Programmer - Computer Science


The Institute for Simulation and Training, University of Central Florida seeks technical support to conduct simulation and training technologies research. This position requires an individual pursuing a degree in computer science or computer engineering (Junior/Senior level).

Job Responsibilities:
o Provide project expertise in programming and development using one or more of the following:

C++/Java/Python software languages
Database programming (E.g.> SQL)
Linux operating system
Mobile App Development in Android
Arduino Sketch
3-D modeling software packages
Distributed Architecture (network) TCP/IP
Unity game engine development
Visual Development environments- IntelliJ, Kdevelop and Eclipse

o Support integration of identified software systems in a lab setting.
o Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
Students pursuing a degree in computer science or computer engineering are preferred. Ability to investigate and analyze information and to draw conclusions. Ability to use critical thinking and analysis to assess problems assigned.

Technical Skills:
Microsoft Office, programming/development expertise as defined above.

Anticipated work hours: 15-25 per week

Project Dates

Start Date: 3/8/2022 - End Date: 12/30/2022

Students Needed

Type of Project

Team

Student Responsibilities

Provide project expertise in programming and development using one or more of the following: C++/Java/Python software languages Database programming (E.g.> SQL) Linux operating system Mobile App Development in Android Arduino Sketch 3-D modeling software packages Distributed Architecture (network) TCP/IP Unity game engine development Visual Development environments- IntelliJ, Kdevelop and Eclipse o Support integration of identified software systems in a lab setting. o Performs other duties as assigned.

Time Commitment

15-25 hours/week - work with student's schedule hour(s)

Student Requirements

Knowledge and Skill Requirements: Students pursuing a degree in computer science or computer engineering are preferred. Ability to investigate and analyze information and to draw conclusions. Ability to use critical thinking and analysis to assess problems assigned. Technical Skills: Microsoft Office, programming/development expertise as defined above.

Interested in Working With the Following Programs

Research and Mentoring Program
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Additional Notes

Effort supports IST's (School of Modeling, Simulation and Training) research efforts in areas of simulation & training at facility on Research Parkway. Paid position preferably for longer term support.

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 03-09-2022
  • Research Categories:
    • Computer Science
    • Engineering
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
  • Paid: Yes