RESEARCH & DEV ENGINEER II

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Aug 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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RESEARCH & DEV ENGINEER II
Biomedical Engineering

Occ Summary

The duties of this position will be to conduct system development and experiments on deep brain stimulation, to write software and develop hardware as necessary, to prepare research results for presentation in progress reports, conference abstracts, and journal papers, to collaborate with and in some instance mentor other research staff and students and to maintain appropriate training and certification for human subjects research.

Provide journeyman level professional engineering services by performing a variety of technical duties involved in planning, design, construction, alteration and testing related to biomedical and/or mechanical engineering fields in support of research and development.
Provide engineering assistance, instruction and consultation to faculty and student researchers and to staff members for resolution of special problems.
Collect information and data through observation, experimentation, and various other methods; maintain or supervise the maintenance of technical files and manuals
Recommend and mechanical & biomedical, video equipment appropriate for laboratory or project needs; maintain records of expenditures.
Ensure compliance with applicable safety and efficacy requirements.
Schedule and supervise routine maintenance on components, apparatus and systems; troubleshoot problems and perform repair work as needed.

Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities being performed by individuals assigned to this classification.


Requisition Number
401312165

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
UNIVERSITY

Job Code
2210 RESEARCH & DEV ENGINEER II

Job Family Level
12

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employercommitted to providing employment opportunity without regard to anindividual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion,sexual orientation, or veteran status.Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System mayinclude essential job functions that require specific physical and/ormental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests forreasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires a thorough knowledge of the principles of engineeringand related natural sciences acquired through completion of aBachelor's degree program in an Engineering science or a relatednatural science such as Physics or Chemistry. Due to professionalexemption, equivalent experience cannot be substituted for bachelor'sdegree.

Experience

Work requires two years of related experience sufficient to acquirecompetency in the application of knowledge in the related Engineeringfield. A master's degree in an Engineering science or a relatednatural science may offset the required experience.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE.

Auto req ID

92976BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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