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Mobile App Designer - the Social Computing Lab

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 09/29/2017
Working Title Mobile App Designer - the Social Computing Lab
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Information Systems/Technology
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a student worker. We are looking for enthusiastic graduate or undergraduate students to work with the Sustainable Social Computing Lab at the School of Computing and Information and a local youth organization to develop an android mobile application to support making significant changes in our local communities.

This is a research development position, which provides you with both development and research experience as well as the chance to collaborate with faculty at the School of Social Work at the University of Pittsburgh and local community centers.
The position will start immediately, will require 10-15 hours of work per week for 10 months, and will pay $10 per hour.

Job Requirements

Qualifications for the project include:

1. Programming skills with Java, Javascript, or Python

2. Basic familiarity with Android application development

3. Good communication and collaboration skills

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $10.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 3
Anticipated Hours per Week 10-15
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location Information Sciences Building
Posting Number S-05653-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter