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System Test & Application Engineer Tunable Diode L...
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The System Test & Application Development Engineer is an opportunity to immediately contribute to the integration, validation and qualification of new products & applications for gas analytic measurement systems and equipment. This engineer will support design engineers, R&D engineers and other test engineers with research, engineering builds, process development, system integration & testing of components, subsystems and systems, ensuring the highly integrated analytical devices meet the target application requirements. This engineer will deliver on a wide breadth of duties in a cross-functional mechanical, optical, electrical and software team

Essential functions include:

Develop and execute test plans, including mainly but not limited to spectroscopy functional tests.
Develop, build & automate test equipment and systems, perform tests, collect data, analyze results, document and present results in a clear understandable manner.
Support the deployment and evaluation of integrated systems in pre-field and field studies
Organize, inspect, build, test, and document prototype and engineering builds of electronic, mechanical, and software systems and develop systems to build them for production.
Develop applications using existing platforms and/or R&D prototypes to meet marketing requirement. Study feasibility both theoretically and experimentally. Develop procedures and process to transfer RD verified applications to volume production.


Hands-on experience with optical spectrometers, including but not limited to TDL, Raman, NIR, NDIR, FTIR. Good understanding of spectroscopy and optical systems.
Experience in test planning and execution.
Hands-on experience in data acquisition, analysis, and statistical methods
Excellent communication skills, both in technical reporting and presentations
Basic understanding of material selections and interactions
Basic Understanding of optical, mechanical, electrical & electronics Systems.

Desired Qualifications:

Hands-on experience in data acquisition and analysis;oding experience with, C, C#, C++, Python, Matlab or LabVIEW.
Experience with digital signal processing, pattern recognition, machine learning, principal component analysis, control theory or artificial intelligence.
Deep knowledge in one or more of the following: spectroscopy and application development, data acquisition/automation and/or data analysis, system test, optical systems, electronics, thermal design, mechanical design,
Experience in Documentation Control and Change Processes.

Education and Working Experience:

B.S. in Engineering Physics, or equivalent with minimum of 2 years working experience.
MS/PhD in engineering or experimental physics is preferred.
Senior title can be negotiated for candidates with significant industry working experience.

Professional Characteristics:

Must be able to work well within a diverse (culturally and geographically) team and have a good command of emotional intelligence.
Must have valid passport for required travel
Ability to work effectively within a global cross functional team.

Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Mental/Visual Demands: While performing the duties of this job, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; perform detailed work and work under deadlines with some interruptions.

Must maintain a rapid and steady work pace with high degree of accuracy and be capable of meeting deadlines, with the ability to re-prioritize projects as demands change. Must be flexible and capable of working on many projects simultaneously; must approach problems from a rational technical viewpoint where data plays the key role in decision-making; must be able to interact successfully with a wide variety of personnel.


Nicholas Croglio
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