Research Engineer

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Job Title: Research Engineer
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48183
Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: Responsible for the day-to-day operation and maintenance of the PSWT and high-pressure air supply system.

Responsible for the design and stress analysis of wind tunnel models. Calibration and installation of various flow/ aero measurement sensors.

Responsible for data acquisition and processing instrumentation and programming.

Interacts and coordinates with external users, students, and scientists in the development and implementation of projects. Assists Principal Investigators (PI) in directing individual project/programs.

Responsible for designing and implementing various optical flow diagnostic techniques for the PSWT to increase the quality of experimental data.Qualifications Bachelor's degree and two years of experience or a high school diploma or equivalent and experience equal to six years
(Note: or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to six years)

Two years mechanical design experience involving loads/stress analysis.

Proficient in the most common design/drawing software, e.g. Solid Works, AutoCad or ProE, etc.

Excellent communication skills - written and oral.

Demonstrated ability to manage complex design & development projects.

Demonstrated ability to work with a diverse group of clients and users.Preferred Advanced degree (MS) preferred

Experience with complex test facility/rig design and control design highly desirable.

Experience in Labview highly desirable.

Project management experience is a plus.Pay Plan This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.Schedule If not otherwise specified, schedule is M-F, 8-5.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Please email your cover letter and resume in word format to Brad Rohrer at [email protected] Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 11/14/2020
Application Due: 11/30/2020
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