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Title:  Member of Technical Staff

Location:  USA - Kansas - Wichita
Requisition ID:  4741

Job Summary

Hardware Development Engineer: Develops and evaluates electronics cooling design, reliability of materials, properties and techniques used in production; plans, designs and develops electronic parts, components, integrated circuitry, mechanical systems, equipment and packaging, optical systems and/or DSP systems.

Job Requirements

- Strong oral and written communication skills are essential.- The position requires experiences in thermal and mechanical design of electronics cooling solutions with a strong background in heat transfer, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), and familiarity with FloTHERM. – Critical experiences include airflow study and thermal testing. Broad and detailed knowledge is required in test equipment such as wind tunnel, thermal chamber, thermocouple, IR camera, automatic data acquisition system.   – Product development experiences/skills utilizing cooling fans, heat sinks, thermal interface materials, and thermal sensors. – Experiences/skills in product development with closed-loop fan speed control, system environmental policies, and working with firmware team to implement and validate system environmental policies and fan speed control algorithms. - A strong understanding of complex concepts related to architecture, design engineering, reliability, prototyping and failure analysis.- Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment of engineers to meet aggressive goals and high quality standards.- Ability to develop longer-range project plans and schedules for individual or work for a small team.Responsibility and Interaction:- Responsibility: - The tasks this individual is responsible are often unstructured and the issues addressed are less defined requiring new perspectives and creative approaches.- This individual will apply attained experiences and knowledge in solving.problems that are complex in scope requiring in-depth evaluation of numerous factors. - Demonstrate good judgment in solving problems as well as identifying problems in advance, and proposing solutions.- This individual is able to successfully convey information to stakeholders at many levels related to the position.- To be successful, you must demonstrate favorable results through regular leadership and mentoring others.Interaction: - This individual must work effectively with staff to Director level employees within the function and across functions, and with external Parties.- Limited supervision and direction is provided.

Education

Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD with 3 years experience; or equivalent experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.


Nearest Major Market: Wichita

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