Co-op: Software Engineering - Sensors (Fall)

MSA Safety Inc. - Cranberry Township, PA (30+ days ago)


Overview
Working alongside experienced engineers, co-ops have a unique opportunity to apply their academic learning to products that protect lives in communities around the world. The Sensors Development Team co-op will gain experience in designing, developing and testing software as a contributing member of the team for cutting-edge new product development.

Responsibilities
Developing application software utilities to support sensor development efforts
Collaborating with hardware and software engineers to develop application software for product prototypes
Evaluating technologies and facilitating their use in MSA product development
Aiding in the development and testing of communications protocols
Conducting product testing, creating scripts for automated software and regression testing
Configuration of development environments and creating tools for streamlined software development
Solving problems independently, identifying issues and needs, proposing solutions
Technical knowledge, aptitude and strong interest for developing, and testing software.
Knowledge of the C++, C#, or .NET programming language through experience or education.
Application software development interest, and related classroom or project experience.
Strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills.
Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation).
Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills and a sharp attention to detail, ability to work in a team environment.
Qualifications
Technical knowledge and aptitude for programming, evaluating, and testing code.
Strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills.
Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation).
Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills and sharp attention to detail
Ability to work in a team environment

Education and experience required:
Incumbent must be actively pursuing an Electrical or Computer Engineering program (preferably at an ABET-accredited school)
Must have completed at least one semester of Sophomore year.

Preferred:
Junior Status