17-SOL-1213 Principal Engineer R & D
SolAero Technologies Corp. is likely one of the world’s main producers of extremely –environment friendly radiation-onerous Photo Voltaic cells, Coverglass Interconnected Cells (CIC), and photo voltaic panels for area energy purposes. Since 2001, SolAero photo voltaic cells or panels have provided main energy to over one hundred seventy profitable area missions with zero on-orbit failures. The Firm’s confirmed manufacturing functionality, know-how management and unsurpassed reliability makes SolAero the provider of selection for demanding area packages.
SolAero Technologies Corp. R&D space has a direct want for a Prin Eng, R&D (Integration) full-time place.
· This place is answerable for creating processes to combine photo voltaic cells into area photo voltaic panels. Tasks will contain course of enchancment and course of automation of interconnection and laydown strategies on baseline inflexible panels, in addition to improvement of processes for photo voltaic cell integration with novel array designs together with rollable configurations and buyer-particular smallsat purposes which might be of present curiosity within the satellite tv for pc business. Processes utilized embrace glassing and interconnection of photo voltaic cells, dishing out and patterning of silicone adhesives used for cell bonding and encapsulation, subcomponent placement, wiring (together with flex wiring choices), and use of electrical connectors. Performing photo voltaic panel builds for particular internally and externally funded packages and missions might be wanted. Course of improvement in an R&D setting could also be adopted by qualification and know-how switch into manufacturing. This can be a multi-faceted job that may require flexibility in addition to a capability to study and develop new know-how.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:
Improvement, implementation, and enchancment of processes for performing photo voltaic cell integration, which can embrace interconnection, coverglassing, decide-and-place strategies, laydown, and bonding utilizing quite a lot of silicones and adhesives onto each inflexible and versatile photo voltaic panels.
· Function engineering lead and level-of-contact in manufacture of photo voltaic panels for numerous improvement efforts, testing, and buyer builds.
· Use of pc-aided-design (CAD) and modeling to design, consider and prototype subcomponents, tooling and gear.
· Specification, analysis, procurement of applicable gear for course of automation.
· Analysis of applicable supplies and designing experiments for integration with the objectives of enhancing efficiency and manufacturability.
· Use outcomes of above experiments to drive iterative cycles of course of improvement and maturation.
· Transitioning processes and merchandise from a R&D setting to quantity manufacturing, aiding with applicable work directions (WIs), configuring specs and routes wanted for manufacturing, and troubleshooting points related to manufacturing implementation. Work cross-functionally throughout group to drive this transition course of.
· Interface with exterior clients to perceive and outline particular necessities for integration of photovoltaic energy with their particular designs and purposes, generate and implement engineering options to satisfy these necessities. Capable of function principal level of contact with clients.
· Work together with a broad cross practical staff of people from R&D, operations, and program administration.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
To carry out this job efficiently, an particular person should have the ability to carry out every important obligation satisfactorily. The necessities listed under are consultant of the information, expertise and/or potential required.
· Aptitude and curiosity in mechanical design and course of automation
· Versatile, capable of function in a dynamic surroundings and meet aggressive deadlines when beneath strain
· Group participant with a constructive and may-do angle
· Element-oriented, knowledge-pushed and analytical strategy to course of improvement and drawback fixing
· Self motivated, capable of work independently with minimal supervision
· Wonderful written and verbal communication expertise
· Outgoing and prepared to be proactive in interfacing with cross-practical groups
· Capable of practice technicians and operators in processing procedures and processing through toolsets.
· Should adhere to and implement all R&D and EHS security insurance policies and procedures at all occasions, maintain an environment friendly/efficient work surroundings.
· Proficient in use of MS powerpoint, excel, venture
· Proficient in use of pc-aided-design (CAD), SolidWorks most popular
So as to be thought-about for this place please go to our web site: www.solaerotech.com and fill out an software and add your resume
*MUST BE A U.S. CITIZEN OR GREENCARD HOLDER*
All certified candidates will obtain consideration for employment with out regard to race, intercourse, colour, faith, nationwide origin, protected veteran standing, or on the idea of incapacity.
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The contractor won't discharge or in some other method discriminate towards staff or candidates as a result of they've inquired about, mentioned, or disclosed their very own pay or the pay of one other worker or applicant. Nevertheless, staff who've entry to the compensation info of different staff or candidates as a part of their important job features can't disclose the pay of different staff or candidates to people who don't in any other case have entry to compensation info, until the disclosure is (a) in response to a proper grievance or cost, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, continuing, listening to, or motion, together with an investigation carried out by the employer, or (c) in line with the contractor’s authorized obligation to furnish info.
“All certified candidates will obtain consideration for employment with out regard to race, intercourse, shade, faith, sexual orientation, gender id, nationwide origin, protected veteran standing, or on the idea of incapacity.”
• The Firm won't discharge or in another method discriminate towards staff or candidates as a result of they've inquired about, mentioned, or disclosed their very own pay or the pay of one other worker or applicant. Nevertheless, staff who've entry to the compensation info of different staff or candidates as a part of their important job features can't disclose the pay of different staff or candidates to people who don't in any other case have entry to compensation info, until the disclosure is (a) in response to a proper grievance or cost, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, continuing, listening to, or motion, together with an investigation carried out by the employer, or (c) in line with the contractor’s authorized obligation to furnish info.
To be thought-about for this job alternative, please go to: www.solaerotech.com , click on on “careers”, then click on “work with us”, choose the job alternative and apply/full the on-line questionnaire. Thanks on your curiosity in SolAero Technologies Corp.