Research Staff - Center for Automation Technologies and Systems
Job DetailsPosition Information Position TitleResearch Staff - Center for Automation Technologies and SystemsAdvertised TitleResearch Staff - Center for Automation Technologies and SystemsLocationTroy, NY CampusSearch NumberR18-00115Full Time/Part TimeFull TimePortfolioDivision of ResearchBusiness UnitCenter for Automation Technologies and SystemsJob Summary
The Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS) is seeking talented researchers at all levels. Research staff perform advanced research in a specified field and serve as a technical resource within the Center. The researchers tailor research efforts to the needs of the supporting groups.Minimum Qualifications
Bachelors degree or foreign degree equivalent in a Mechanical Engineering or a related disciplinePreferred Qualifications
Additional opportunities exist for those with a relevant advanced degree, publication record, and/or significant additional years of paid professional experience in a related position. Individuals who possess these qualifications and who have the potential to, or a demonstrated track record of being able to build collaborative external partnerships are especially desirable. Relevant combinations of training, education and experience will be considered.Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Candidates must have:
-A strong background and interest in experimental heat transfer and two-phase flows.
-Ability to work with researchers to develop and apply
science to advance their fields of study
- Ability to work with scientists or industrial users to identify and apply advanced technologies to their areas of application
The Rensselaer Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS), a NY State-designated Center for Advanced Technology since 1989, assists client companies with applied manufacturing R&D to help them meet specific business objectives – increasing productivity, profitability, domestic and international competitiveness, and the number and quality of products offered – so that they can grow and create jobs.
CATS has a long history of working with industry in programs encompassing basic research through manufacturing system design and pilot line development. Our unique combination of leading research, excellence in theory and analysis, practical design and process implementation has paid off for numerous industrial partners.Additional InformationInstructions for ApplyingQuicklinkhttp://rpijobs.rpi.edu/postings/6598Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
- Cover Letter
- Contact Information for Three (3) or more references
- Letter of Reference 1
- Letter of Reference 2
- Letter of Reference 3
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