Sensor Research Assistant (Blackville, SC)
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Responsible for the design, layout, and test circuits using SMD and IC chips to implement technologies for different projects at the center. Expected to have working knowledge on using PCB fabrication machine, e.g. though-hole plating, etching, solder mask and all other machines related to PCB fabrication. Writes software/firmware based on the design boards.
20% - Essential - Work closely with Sensor Engineer in developing schematic and circuit designs. Design electronic enclosures for the electronic boards using 3D CAD software.
20% - Essential - Maintains all the PCB fabrication/Parts placement machines and the 3D printer at the center. Monitor the functioning of equipment and make necessary modifications to ensure system operates in conformance with specifications.
20% - Essential - Confer with Sensor engineer and consult specifications to evaluate interface between hardware and software and operational and performance characteristics of the overall system.
30% - Essential - Work with Sensor Engineer to evaluate electronic design submitted by clients prior to fabrication. Clients will be either from within Clemson University organizations or from small and medium electronic companies in SC.
10% - Essential - Supervise temporary employees and assists Graduate students and teaches them how to properly operate all lab equipment in a precise and safe manner.
A bachelor's degree in engineering, architecture or engineering technology.
Firm Job Knowledge - Firm working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to use in varied situations
Acts as Lead - Acts as a Lead by guiding the work of others who perform essentially the same work.
No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget.
Stand for prolonged period
Sit (stationary position) for prolonged period
Walk or move about
Use hands or feet to operate or handle machinery, equipment, etc
Position self to accomplish task (i.e. stoop, kneel, crawl)
Communicate, converse, give direction, express oneself
Recognize or inspect visually
Move, transport, raise or lower
Extends hands or arms in any direction
Perceive, observe, clarity of vision
Ocassional overnight travel.
Minimum of 2 years high performance, high speed/high density and value conscious PCB layout experience with mixed-signals circuits. Digital PCB layout knowledge using Eagle CAD.
Master's Degree - MSc preferred and/or BSEE/BSComEng Degree.
Working knowledge on PCB layout including EMC and EMI, knowledge of RG components including amplifiers, attenuators, phase shifters, and filters a plus. Experience with test equipment including Signal Generator, Spectrum Analyzer, Newwork Analyzer, Mixed Signal Oscilloscope.
Standard Hrs: 37.5; Band: 05 ($ 32,838.00 - $ 45,000.00)
November 30, 2017
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