Basic purpose of position:
Provides extensive knowledge in field of specialization and working knowledge of other fields. Capable of the clearly defining appropriate technical approaches and solutions to most of companies critical challenges. Able to define critical project criteria to ensure project completion. Uses creativity to resolve complex issues. Has demonstrated leadership skills and a working knowledge of business and customer requirements. Demonstrates exceptional communication skills.
Primary or major responsibilities:
Ensure that all assignments are performed in compliance with applicable federal, state, provincial and company safety and health regulations and where applicable, utilize proper personal protective equipment.
BSEE; MSEE preferred in acoustics/sonar/ultrasonics related field.
A minimum of ten years related experience.
Knowledge/skills must include strong education, theoretical background and experience with applied hands-on implementation expertise in electronic design, simulation , modeling, analysis, and test.
Finite element modeling/analysis experience with ANSS and/or PZFlex required
Experience with simulation and computational programs (e.g. Matlab, Mathcad)
Must familiar with piezoelectric materials and associated applications.
Experience with transducer potting material such as epoxies and urethanes
Hands-on experience with development, building and testing of acoustic transducer assemblies and systems.
Pluses include shock and vibration testing, designing for shock and vibration, experience with flow noise.
Pluses include experience with analog and digital interfacing, amplifiers, microcontrollers, digital signal processing and knowledge of, time and frequency domain filtering, sampling theorem and aliasing and communication protocols.
Ability to draw solutions form both formal training and experience and use original thinking and ingenuity.
Experience in generating design documentation, and technical reports.
Principle Acoustic Engineer
20 years’ experience, PHD preferred
Experience with Acoustic receivers/amplifiers
Experience carrying a project from concept to published
Sonobuoy, undersea, anti-submarine warfare, acoustic imaging, UUV
Made out of PGG(coatings/paint), Ceramic, single crystal
Relocation assistance provided
25-30% travel for bidding/proposals domestically, international travel possible
Companies that may have these candidates: Apple, Google, Boeing, USSI, Raytheon, BAE(Nashua, Massachusetts), BOISE, Hutchinson, Harman Carmen
Small, loud speakers/microphones