Jobs and Internships

In the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, we work to cultivate contacts between our students and industry, with the goal of placing our graduates into challenging and fulfilling positions where they can utilize their excellent academic background to further today’s as well as tomorrow’s business objectives.

Keep an eye on our job board below for new opportunities. Also be sure to visit the Johns Hopkins Career Center for more guidance in navigating through the maze of internships, interviewing, and employment. You can also check job listings in the academic realm at Academic Keys, and sign up for its E-Fliers with new openings.

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

(Updated: 5/20/2019)

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Full-Time and Part-Time Positions

  • With Gateway and the 2024 charge to go to the moon, NASA-JSC has some great openings for US citizens interested in contributing. Descriptions of positions are below. Check out this website with application instructions.

    1- Autonomous Control Systems Engineer
    · Experience with architecting distributed control systems
    · Understanding of classical and modern control methods, including robust, optimal, hybrid, and distributed control.
    · Must be comfortable working with both discrete and continuous control systems
    · Experience with controllability/observability analysis for complex systems
    · Capable of assessing stability of a system with real-world assumptions (lossy, latent networks, etc.)
    · Prefer master’s degree in ME or EE, 5-10 years experience

    2- Human Systems Integration
    · Must have experience with autonomous systems
    · Must have experience with critical systems (such as airplanes, plant processes, etc.)
    · Software development experience is preferred
    · Remote operations experience required

    3- Formal Methods Expert
    · Develop certification plan for complex autonomous system
    · Distributed verification experience preferred
    · Requires background/experience in formal methods (model checking, theorem proving, static analysis or runtime monitoring)
    · Prefer experience with contract-based design
    · Experience with formal logics and writing specifications

    4- Task Planning / Plan Execution Expert
    · Expertise in task planning, scheduling, and/or plan execution
    · Experience with flight software or flight avionics a benefit
    · Apply expertise to complex, distributed problems
    · Prefer MS + 5 years experience; no experience requires PhD

    5- Modeling and Fault Management (need two folks with these skills)
    · Experience with SysML, UML, or other formal system modeling techniques
    · Experience with modeling complex cyber-physical systems
    · Experience doing risk assessments, fault/failure analysis, redundancy and fault tolerant designs
    · Experience with system health management techniques, prognosis, or fault management frameworks or technologies.
    · Strong dynamics background- good experience with mechanical and electrical systems.

    6- Autonomous Systems Technology
    · Degree in ME/EE/CS/CE/Robotics
    · Master’s preferred
    · 0-3 years experience preferred (more ok)
    · Training in planning, algorithms, UI/UX, HRI/HCI, modeling, or controls
    · Experience writing software- C, C++ experience preferred
    · Must be interested in developing a systems perspective
    · Excellent written communication skills a must
    · Should be a quick learner and self-motivated

  • Click here to read more about the position. If interested, send your resume and cover letter to Ankitha Nair at anair@alavitahealth.com.

  • Our service directly caters to the constraints students work within by offering a way to supplement their income while maintaining a rigorous academic schedule. This part-time work allows for flexible, resume-worthy experience and competitive pay for students and young professionals alike.

    Flyer with more information.

  • This position ensures that MBARI’s Dorado class Autonomous Undersea Vehicles (AUVs) operate in a reliable and effective manner. The incumbent assists in design, development, testing, and operation of MBARI’s fleet of autonomous underwater vehicles. Primarily responsibility will be designing, modifying and maintaining microprocessor-based systems for robotic control and data acquisition applications and operating assigned autonomous vehicles.

    Job Duties and Responsibilities:

    Incumbent undertakes a variety of support work in the planning, design, and fabrication of autonomous underwater vehicles, and has primary responsibility for the operation, maintenance, and repair of such equipment as assigned. Incumbent is responsible for the implementation of custom Linux kernels and high level robotic control applications for onboard computers, as well as developing custom microcontroller firmware for various subsystems. Typical applications require custom communications protocols using TCP/UDP, as well as CAN and other serial interfaces (I2C, RS232, SPI, etc).

    Incumbent is responsible for integration of new instrumentation and advanced software algorithms into vehicles, as well as provides engineering on existing vehicle platforms, provides research cruise planning and preparation, mobilization and at-sea operations.

    The position requires the willingness and ability to go to sea and work offshore for up to two months at a time, up to 150 days per year.

    Reporting Relationships:

    The Operations Engineer (AUV) reports to the Dorado AUV Operations Group Leader.

    Qualifications:

    A minimum of a bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, in a relevant engineering or scientific discipline, plus relevant experience in embedded systems development or related field is required. Must be able to appropriately scale and apply formal and informal engineering methodologies.

    Experience designing microprocessor-based systems for robotic control applications, as well as a demonstrated skill in implementing embedded hardware and software for high-reliability, low power systems, is required. Experience in developing custom Linux distributions using Yocto or similar build systems is required. Experience using high level control frameworks such as Robot Operating System (ROS) or similar is highly desired. Experience in developing microcontroller applications on ARM Cortex-M3 or similar processors is highly desired.

    Must be able to work well as part of a team, independently and with diverse groups of people.

    The position requires the ability to lift up to 35 pounds.

    The position requires the willingness and ability to go to sea and work offshore for up to two months at a time, up to 150 days per year.

    Excellent communication and organizational skills are required.

    Interested candidates are encouraged to email Norm Steinberg at stno@mbari.org.

  • Job Description

    Engineers within Intel’s Logic Technology Development (LTD) organization are chartered with continuing to meet the challenge of Moore’s Law in the 21st century. We innovate leading edge fabrication process and continue to overcome seemingly-impossible barriers as tolerances and specifications for building best-in-class computing devices become increasingly rigorous. Our world-class team consists of passionate, talented, accomplished scientists and engineers who hail from a diverse range of educational, cultural and technological backgrounds. We foster strong collaborations within groups of module and design engineers, as well as with equipment suppliers from all over the world. Our pursuit of increasingly efficient, powerful, tiny devices seeks to enable smarter, connected economies that enrich the lives of people around the globe.

    The Logic Technology Development Thin Films Module Engineer’s role encompasses ownership of critical thin films deposition and planarization techniques, enabling rapid miniaturization in the semiconductor industry and the mass production of integrated circuits. Duties of engineers in this role include:

    • Designing, executing and analyzing experiments necessary to meet engineering specifications for their process.
    • Participating in the development of intellectual property.
    • Developing the equipment necessary to exploit the understanding gained in research (in collaboration with equipment suppliers) and working effectively to identify shortcomings and propose and evaluate hardware modification to mitigate issues.
    • Overseeing their process in a manufacturing line which integrates the many individual steps necessary for the manufacture of complex microprocessors. This includes growing in-situ ramp to manufacturing volumes to demonstrate the technology meets requirements while simultaneously transferring the technology to counterparts in manufacturing sites across the globe.
      This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.

    Qualifications

    You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Relevant experience can be obtained through school work, classes and project work, internships, military training, and/or work experience.

    Minimum Requirements:

    You must possess a Ph.D. degree majoring in Physics, Material Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Demonstrated experimental and data analysis expertise
    • Superior critical thinking skills and a strong academic record
    • Experience using and maintaining scientific equipment
    • Semiconductor processing experience is valued but by no means required

    Openings are immediately available at Intel’s primary development facility (Ronler Acres) located 10 miles west of Portland, OR.

    Interested candidates should email resumes to FE-Planar-Metals_Hiring@intel.com.

    Inside this Business Group

    As the world’s largest chip manufacturer, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state-of-the-art — from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support. Employees in the Technology and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moore’s Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth

    Posting Statement

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.

  • Job Summary

    Signal Systems Corporation (SSC) is looking to hire motivated acoustic signal processing engineers to conduct Research and Development work on a variety of exciting new acoustical technologies, in both the commercial and defense sectors. This a full-time position.

    As an engineer at SSC, you will work as part of a team of typically 1-5 engineers to develop state-of-the-art signal processing technology as part of a larger company. It is expected that engineers at SSC will be independent-minded and capable of accomplishing high-level engineering tasks.

    About Signal Systems Corporation

    Signal Systems Corporation is a small engineering company which leverages its institutional and individual expertise in distributed acoustic sensors, active noise control, acoustic surveillance, machine learning, audio enhancement and interference rejection to provide engineering solutions for both government and commercial customers in underwater, sonic, and ultrasonic domains. We are a research-centered company and are valued by our customers for our rigorous engineering approach and ability to transition original research into real-time applications.

    At SSC, personal initiative and a willingness to engage in tasks throughout the engineering process are highly valued. Competitive salaries, generous benefits and flexible work schedules make SSC an ideal environment for self-motivated engineers.

    SSC is located in Millersville, MD near BWI Airport. Our central location enables SSC employees to live in the Baltimore or Washington, DC metro areas, as well as scenic Annapolis and Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Signal Systems Corporation is an EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

    Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

    Qualifications and Skills

    Successful candidates should have basic knowledge of acoustic signal processing algorithms, and be skilled with MATLAB and Python. Engineers with experience in embedded C/C++, Bayesian statistics, and data fusion are of particular interest. Other beneficial knowledge areas are underwater acoustics, tracking, and machine learning technology.

    This position requires the ability to obtain and hold a US Government security clearance. Eligibility requirements include US citizenship.

    Benefits

    We offer competitive salaries and many benefits (health, dental, 401(k) retirement plan and disability insurance for full-time employees).

    How to Apply

    Please contact Dr. Thomas Murray at tmurray@signalsystemscorp.com to apply.

  • GWU’s ECE Department is searching for a full-time Laboratory Manager responsible for day to day and long-term laboratory management.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Tests, evaluates updates and upgrades, maintains, and repairs electronic, electrical, computing and electromechanical equipment and/or devices used in the ECE Department labs using test equipment, diagnostic software and repair procedures.
    • Schedules and performs inspections and calibrations, and recommends solutions regarding defective equipment and software including coordination with external repair or replacement vendors.
    • Ensures smooth, continuous operation of the laboratory including supervision of the laboratory technicians. Maintain stock levels of parts and components and supervise assembly of parts and components into laboratory kits for undergraduate classes.
    • Coordinates with faculty in evaluation of GTA performance towards providing timely feedback.
    • Coordinates with the faculty in teaching the laboratory component of ECE courses.
    • Assists students and faculty in carrying out experiments and tests in the laboratories.
    • Performs other work-related duties as assigned.

    Minimum Qualifications: 
    Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in electrical engineering and/or computer engineering plus 5 years of relevant professional experience.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Strong working knowledge with Electrical & Computer Engineering laboratory instrumentation and software packages.
    • Working knowledge of electronic and computer design and software, including but not limited to most popularly used open source microprocessor simulator tools in academic classrooms and labs.
    • Ability to manage inventory, service logs and software licenses.
    • Ability and knowledge to install and maintain software in labs.
    • Proficient in word processing and spreadsheet software.
    • Ability to troubleshoot relatively simple analog and digital circuits, microprocessors and controllers, FPGAs, etc.
    • Basic familiarity with mechanical drawings, machine shop operations, etc.

    Close Date: Although position remains open until filled, for full considerations, applicants are strongly recommended to apply by November 1st 2018. For more details please visit https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/56494/

  • If you are a passionate, innovative and an out-of-the-box thinker that enjoys challenging projects, Xilinx is the right place for you. Our global team is growing and we are looking for bold, collaborative, and creative people to help deliver groundbreaking technologies that enable our customers to differentiate. Come do your best work and live your best life through collaboration, wellness and giving back to your community as a member of the ONEXILINX team. Responsibilities:

    • Work with block owners in Architecture & IC Design, Product Planning/Marketing, Test Engineering to build viable Fullchip floorplans for future chip family tapeouts
    • Perform design entry and basic design optimization
    • Write RTL and testbenches according to functional design spec
    • Perform design validation to assure quality before delivering to partners (e.g Verification, Integration, SW, Holistic)

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering; MS preferred
    • Basic understanding of FPGA architecture
    • Basic understanding of how FPGA features will be used by customers
    • Good understanding of assigned block functionality
    • Demonstrates a basic understanding of FPGA architecture
    • Exhibits solid understanding of how the requirements process and inputs guide design decisions
    • Builds understanding of factors that influence requirements and feasibility decisions (e.g., features, time-to-market, required resources, and technical capabilities)
    • Demonstrates an understanding of how design implementation helps determine the viability of product features when weighed against costs
    Contact Information:
    Leela Subramaniam
    Telephone: 917-710-2719
    Xilinx RTL Design Engineer
  • Gallup is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that celebrates, supports and promotes diversity and inclusion. We will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

    At Gallup, we have data that no one else has, and we can offer you an unparalleled opportunity to use your creativity to explore new avenues of social research. If you’re passionate about using data to solve the world’s most pressing problems, join Gallup, the company that set the gold standard in survey research methodology.

    Who we want:

    Analytical thinkers who use their research talents to provide critical insights in advanced analytics for the growing needs of global organizations.

    Curious researchers who apply their instinct and expertise to discover breakthroughs that are key to clients’ growth.

    Sophisticated communicators who can easily explain complex technical material to nontechnical audiences.

    Self-motivated professionals who can manage multiple projects, set a standard of excellence and consistently deliver exceptional results.

    Data experts who excel at building predictive models using various data sources and techniques to inform business decisions.

    Mission-driven scientists who are motivated to solve the world’s most pressing problems.

    What we offer:

    • A strengths-based, engagement-focused and performance-oriented culture
    • Flexible work environment
    • World-class managers who support, position, empower and engage you
    • Ongoing learning and development opportunities
    • Mission-driven work that changes the lives of people around the world

    Available Positions: 

    Database Developer – Omaha

    Senior Security Engineer – Omaha

  • Avo Photonics is a dynamic contract engineering services company that designs, develops and manufactures custom opto-electronic products for a growing customer base. Members of our staff have the opportunity to design, prototype, and produce next generation products for a diverse range of markets including environmental, medical, military, industrial, aerospace, and communications. We seek a diligent, dedicated, and meticulous person who will help to further our success and reputation in the industry through world-class customer service. Are you someone who likes a challenge and wants to work on cutting edge optical technology from concept through production for industry leading customers? If yes, please apply.

    The candidate will work for the Chief Technical Officer and will perform optical design, system engineering, program management, and hands-on assembly duties. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated intuition for elegant and robust optical assembly solutions, strong communication skills for capturing and responding to customer needs, as well as in-depth experience building prototypes and aligning optical instruments.The candidate will work for the Chief Technical Officer and will perform optical design, system engineering, program management, and hands-on assembly duties. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated intuition for elegant and robust optical assembly solutions, strong communication skills for capturing and responding to customer needs, as well as in-depth experience building prototypes and aligning optical instruments.

    Responsibilities:

    • Capture and manage customer requirements as well as mine for the bigger picture understanding to assure satisfaction and appropriateness of solution
    • Produce creative and innovative solutions, in a rapid timeframe, that are robust and manufacturable
    • Manage overall system design to assure all requirements and desirables are satisfied
    • Prepare and present work products to customers
    • Manage schedule, requirements changes, material sourcing, and additional scope quoting
    • Perform hands-on assembly of prototypes. Document and train technicians to reproduce at higher volumes. Note: This is not a “tell others what to do” position; i.e. hands-on work is required
    • Juggle multiple programs at one time

    Requirements:

    • Ph.D. in Optical Physics, Physical Chemistry, Engineering or equivalent
    • 5+ years of hands-on experience in optical component/system design & production
    • Familiarity with and willing to work in a cleanroom environment
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • US citizenship or Permanent Resident status

    Apply: Avo Photonics offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Qualified candidates are encouraged to email their resume to: resources@avophotonics.com.

  • As a Computer Technician for Reynolds and Reynolds, you will perform on-site installation and maintenance support on a variety of computer equipment, printers, and specialized Key Control equipment. Each technician is provided with a company vehicle that will be used to travel to our customer sites. Other duties include maintaining an inventory of repair parts and documenting your work through our service tracking system.

    You will be assigned a territory (Silver Springs/Frederick, MD) after a 6 week paid training course in College Station, Texas is completed. The training is primarily a hands-on familiarization course of the equipment at customer sites and will also teach our policies and procedures.

    Some of the hardware you will be working with is as follows:

    • Application Servers
    • PC’s
    • Cabling
    • Switches
    • Printers
    • Routers
    • Serial Converters
    • Serial Devices
    • CSU/DSU Modems
    • Fiber Converters
    • Scanners

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • Previous electronics experience or training required
    • Tech school, previous technical work experience a plus
    • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds on a consistent basis
    • A+ certified preferred
    • Military electronics experience is a plus
    • Must be able to attend a 6-week paid training class in Texas
    • Good communication skills
    • Good driving record with no more than 2 moving violations in the past 3 years
    • Experience with LAN/WAN

    BENEFITS:
    We strive to offer an environment that provides our associates with the right balance between work and family. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including:

    • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
    • 401(k) with up to 6% matching
    • Company vehicle for business and personal use
    • Working remotely with a company cell phone and laptop
    • Professional development and training
    • Promotion from within
    • Paid vacation and sick days
    • Eight paid holidays
    • Referral bonuses
    • Associate discounts for cell phones, cars, computers, entertainment, and much more

    ABOUT OUR COMPANY:
    Established in 1866, Reynolds and Reynolds offers the Retail Management System – a complete suite of products and services for automotive dealerships. Reynolds solutions are built as one, to work as one, for all areas of the dealership. While headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, Reynolds has offices all over the world, employing more than 4,300 associates. We offer a variety of opportunities: Energizing projects, high-powered teaming, constant learning, and professional growth.

    TO APPLY: Submit your resume to jobs@reyrey.com or visit our website to learn more.

Internships and Research Experiences

  • Galen Robotics has internship opportunities this summer in electrical engineering. Click here for more info. Interested students can apply through Handshake, or by emailing a resume and brief cover letter to Ashwin Bhat at ashwin.bhat@galenrobotics.com.

  • The Dynamical Systems and Control Laboratory (DSCL) has several paid engineering internship positions available for undergraduate and masters students interested in robotics research. These are available as paid positions or, where appropriate, for credit as independent research. Each position typically involves assisting in a broad range of research tasks including design, fabrication, instrumentation, systems engineering, robotics operations, data collection, and human subject testing. Each position will normally focus on a specific aspect of research happening in the lab. The positions cover a spectrum of skills ranging from software systems development to mechanical design.

    As of 5/13/19, there are several open positions. They are listed below. Applications will be considered immediately, and will be accepted until the positions are filled. If you have any further questions, you may contact Louis Whitcomb at llw@jhu.edu.

    Software Engineering

    We seek a student to assist in the development of software to interface with a variety of sensors and control units relevant to underwater navigation in order to make them compatible within a ROS (Robotic Operating System) framework, and integrated within a system that facilitates the navigation and control of an underwater vehicle.

    Relevant Skills and Knowledge

    • Required:

    o Intermediate C++

    o Git

    o Familiarity using and maintaining a Linux system

    o Familiarity with CMake

    o Proficiency in ROS

    • Desired:

    o Programming experience with large open-source projects

    o Python

    Mechanical Systems Engineering

    We seek a student to assist in the design and manufacturing of the mechanical systems of a new underwater vehicle. This work would include improving upon current pressure housing designs & overall vehicle designs as well as coordinating the manufacturing of parts and performing simple assembly/manufacturing tasks as needed.

    Relevant Skills and Knowledge

    • Required:

    o Proficiency in CAD

    o Mechanical fabrication and machining skills

    o Knowledge of basic electronics and instrumentation

    • Desired:

    o Proficiency in Solidworks

    o Knowledge of heat transfer, fluid dynamics

    Electrical Systems Engineering

    We seek a student to assist in the design and manufacturing of various electrical systems of a new underwater vehicle. The work would include improving upon current power distribution circuit designs and integrating various sensors and actuators into the vehicle system.

    Relevant Skills and Knowledge

    • Required

    o Knowledge of analog, digital electronics theory and applications

    o Experience using schematic/circuit design software

    o Embedded microprocessor programming

    o Multilayer board fabrication/manufacturing skills, including through-hole and SMD

    o Competent with oscilloscope and benchtop power supply

    • Desired

    o C/C++

    o Proficiency in Kicad

    o Knowledge of power electronics

    Application Instructions

    Applicants should provide a dossier AS A SINGLE PDF FILE including the information/documents in the list below in an e-mail to dscl-apps@lists.johnshopkins.edu with the subject line “Laboratory Position in Software Engineering”, “Laboratory Position in Mechanical Systems Engineering”, or “Laboratory Position in Electrical Systems Engineering” corresponding to the applicable position.  Be aware that there is 4MB email size limit on this email address, and that concise applications will be looked on favorably.

    • Brief cover letter with statement of purpose
    • Resume
    • Transcript (unofficial is fine)
    • For the mechanical systems engineer position only:
      • CAD sample which the applicant believes illustrates his or her abilities
      • (Optional) portfolio of representative fabrication project(s) that the applicant has done, along with a description of his or her contribution to the project
    • For the software engineer position only:
      • Link to repository (or, if not public, zip containing source code and readme describing project) of a C/C++ project which the applicant believes illustrates his or her abilities.  ROS project examples are encouraged.
      • (Optional) link to other code projects to which the applicant has contributed, along with a description of his or her contribution to the project
    • For the electrical systems engineer position only:
      • Electronics CAD sample which the applicant believes illustrates his or her abilities
      • (Optional) portfolio of representative circuit design sample(s) that the applicant has worked on, along with a description of his or her contribution to the project
  • This is a great opportunity for undergraduates to obtain research experience and for graduate students to pursue challenging technical problems in a collaborative environment.

    These are paid internships and housing and travel expenses are covered. More information here.

  • We’re looking for a Production Intern to assist with our manufacturing process in a close-knit startup environment that values entrepreneurship, individual drive, and delivering immediate impact to patients in need.

    Here is a job description with more information, including how to apply.

  • Our lab has an opening for an undergraduate researcher interested in biophotonics. The opening is for students available at least part-time in the Summer of 2019 for research credit.

    Here is a flier with information about the opportunity and how to apply. Interested students can visit our website to learn more about our research: https://durr.jhu.edu/.

    A flier for another position with Durr Labs can be seen here.

  • Vasoptic Medical Inc. is seeking a highly motivated undergraduate or graduate student for a 10-12 week, full-time summer internship opportunity, with the potential to extend through the fall semester as a full-or part-time internship/co-op, in our Baltimore, MD office. Interested candidates should review the details below and apply electronically.

    Position Description

    This position involves the evaluation of various aspects of the hardware and software systems associated with Vasoptic’s product portfolio. The goal of the internship would be to develop and execute design verification testing procedures for a novel retinal imaging device. Candidates should be highly motivated, creative, self-driven, team-oriented, problem solvers who can achieve technical objectives and assignments without significant supervision.

    Position Responsibilities

    Responsibilities during the internship/co-op may include:

    • Developing procedures and tools for testing, calibration, and verification of hardware and software systems;

    • Evaluating adequacy of testing, calibration, and verification according to corresponding procedures;

    • Participating in Route Cause Analysis when repetitive failures occur;

    • Documenting measurement data pertaining to product parameters and process control performance;

    • Adhering to accepted quality management systems;

    • Interfacing with the team of mechanical, research, and electrical engineers;

    • Reporting and communicating methods and results; and

    • Performing other related duties as assigned.

    Required Qualifications

    To qualify for this position, candidates must be currently enrolled or a recent graduate of one of the following areas: Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Bioengineering, or a related field. Candidates must have prior experience with PCB design and layout process, including working knowledge of applicable software. Candidates must be detail-oriented, self-driven, team-oriented, problem solvers able to interface with third-party consultants and contractors as necessary. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for the duration of the internship without sponsorship.

    Preferred Qualifications

    The ideal candidate would have prior test/quality engineering experience in the medical device or other regulated industry. Additional desired qualifications include:

    • Familiarity with design and engineering for medical devices;

    • Prior experience with mechanical design for optical systems, electronics design; and/or developing test instructions and procedures;

    • Reasonable knowledge of design and development practices, including version control, issue tracking, and unit/integration/system testing;

    • Project management skills, including planning, estimation, and requirements management; and

    • Ability to be symbiotic with a startup environment.

    Location

    Work will be primarily performed in our Baltimore, MD office. Some local travel may be required.

    Compensation

    Compensation will be provided on an hourly basis and commensurate with the candidate’s experience.
    No compensation will be provided for travel or relocation.

    Application Process

    Interested applicants should send their resume and unofficial transcript to:

    Kyoung-A Cho
    Product Manager

    Vasoptic Medical Inc.
    kyounga.cho@vasoptic.com

    About the Company

    Vasoptic Medical Inc. is an early-stage, medical device company with a mission to advance healthcare through innovation in medical diagnostics. Headquartered in Baltimore, MD, Vasoptic is committed to creating and delivering value to the patient and the healthcare system.

  • Internship Details

    Vasoptic Medical Inc. is seeking a highly motivated undergraduate or graduate student for a 10-12 week, full-time summer internship opportunity in our Baltimore, MD office. Interested candidates should review the details below and apply electronically.

    Position Description

    The goal of the internship would be to adapt an optical imaging-based technology for retinal imaging and validate the technology’s functionality. Intern responsibilities through the duration of the internship/co-op may include instrumentation development, pre-clinical testing (bench and/or animal), clinical data collection, image analysis, and development of software-based graphical user interfaces. Specific responsibilities may include:

    • Hardware engineering – identifying and implementing solutions that allow Vasoptic’s imaging devices to meet the application and use case requirements;

    • Software engineering – contribute to the development/modification of custom software that is consistent with the application and use case requirements;

    • Developing custom algorithms for image processing and image analysis;

    • Performing verification and validation testing;

    • Assisting with the execution of pre-clinical and/or clinical studies and data analysis;

    • Documenting use case requirements, system and other technical specifications, and testing records;

    • Adhering to accepted quality management systems;

    • Interfacing with the team of scientists, engineers, and clinicians to advance the project;

    • Performing other related duties as assigned.

    Required Qualifications

    The candidate should be currently enrolled or a recent graduate of one of the following areas: Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for the duration of the internship without sponsorship.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Prior research experience in designing, developing, and validating a new medical technology will be helpful for this position. Similarly, the following are preferred, but not essential:

    • Experience working with one or more of C/C++, Java, Visual Studio, Python;

    • Experience working with the MATLAB environment;

    • Experience in clinical or pre-clinical experimentation;

    • Experience with image processing in MATLAB and/or C++ environments;

    • Ability to be symbiotic with a startup environment.

    Location

    Work will be primarily performed in our Baltimore (Maryland) office. Some local travel may be required.

    Compensation

    Compensation will be provided on an hourly basis and commensurate with the candidate’s experience. No compensation will be provided for travel or relocation.

    Application Process

    Interested applicants should send their resume and unofficial transcript to:

    Kyoung-A Cho

    Product Manager

    Vasoptic Medical Inc.

    Kyounga.cho@vasoptic.com

    About the Company

    Vasoptic Medical Inc. is an early-stage, medical device company with a mission to advance healthcare through innovation in medical diagnostics. Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, Vasoptic is committed to creating and delivering value to the patient and the healthcare system.

  • Syntonics LLC is looking for Electrical Engineering and Computer Science majors with interest(s) in math, digital signal processing, circuit design, and/or programming in C (not all necessarily from the same person) for internships focused on developing Radio Frequency (RF) communications systems and RADAR systems. US Citizenship and a willingness to pursue a security clearance is required.

    Qualifications (in order of importance): enthusiasm, work ethic, curiosity, communications skills, academics.

    Application: Reply to HR@SyntonicsCorp.com with a few sentences about yourself and a summary of your academic performance or transcript. A resume is great if you have one, but not necessary.

  • Who we are

    A high-end consulting firm focused on the defense, government services, and aerospace markets. Our team provides corporate strategy, market entry and forecasting, mergers and acquisitions, and competitive intelligence services to global corporate, private equity, and investment banking clients.

    Why Renaissance Strategic Advisors

    We are a 35-person industry-focused team that successfully competes against some of the largest firms in the professional services market. We offer competitive compensation and upward mobility for those who prove they can excel in a demanding yet invigorating work environment. At Renaissance Strategic Advisors, we take professional development and mentoring seriously, as the following examples illustrate.

    • Each analyst is assigned a supervisor and is encouraged to select a mentor, guaranteeing that everyone receives individual grooming and partner interaction
    • Analysts typically participate in client meetings in order to give them insight into our value delivery model
    • We pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial and apprentice-style culture that enables analysts to learn from the firm’s highly experienced group of senior consultants and senior advisors
    • Everyone takes part in growing and developing the firm. This means you’ll learn both advanced consulting tradecraft and how the “business” of consulting really works

    Who we look for

    We recruit at only top-tier undergraduate institutions. To be successful a candidate must demonstrate:

    • A passion for the aerospace, defense, and government services sectors
    • Strong analytical skills and comfort with complex quantitative analysis
    • Curiosity, energy, positivity and the ability to work in teams and under dynamic conditions

    Entry-level analysts will join a group of multi-disciplinary senior consultants with decades of experience in their respective disciplines. They will work alongside talented associates and managers to support RSAdvisors’ global client base. Daily activities will include primary and secondary source research, assembling and vetting budget and financial data and transforming it into usable information, as well as building client presentations. This high energy position will track, analyze and report on supply and demand-side issues that impact our clients’ strategies and create value.
    Critical requirements:

    • US citizenship and the ability to work in the Washington, DC area
    • Pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in Economics, Engineering, Finance, General Business, National Security, Political Science, or Public Policy
    • Internship, work experience, or demonstrated interest in the aerospace, defense, aviation or government services sectors – OR – with a top investment bank, private equity or venture capital firm
    • 3.5 out of 4.0 minimum GPA
    • Strong acumen in writing for business and dealing face-to-face with clients
    • Application requirements include a CV/resume, cover letter, and unofficial transcript

    If you wish to join the Renaissance Strategic Advisors team and believe that you have what it takes, please submit the documents listed above through your school’s online recruiting page and to internships@rsadvisors.com. For more information, please visit us on our web page at www.RSAdvisors.com.

 

Postdoctoral Opportunities

  • Description

    PTD Module Engineers are responsible for leading scientific research enabling manufacture of innovative device architectures coupled with the realization of these architectures. Designing, executing and analyzing experiments necessary to meet engineering specifications for their process. Participate in development of intellectual property. Development of the equipment necessary to exploit the understanding gained in research (in collaboration with equipment suppliers). Work effectively with the equipment supplier to identify shortcomings, propose and evaluate hardware modification to mitigate issues. Operate manufacturing line in order to integrate the many individual steps necessary for the manufacture of complex microprocessors. In-situ ramp to manufacturing volumes to demonstrate the technology meets requirements while simultaneously transferring the technology to counterparts in manufacturing via the Copy Exactly! Methodology. Install and qualify manufacturing capacity at the development site and audit installation/qualification and supervise first full loop at the production site. Must hold a PhD.

    Qualifications

    You must possess a minimum of a Ph.D. or MS. degree majoring in Physics, Material Science, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry, or a related field.

    Criteria for selection include: a strong academic record, demonstrated experimental and data analysis expertise, superior critical thinking skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, creativity and flexibility to thrive under changing priorities, strong teamwork skills, an ability to drive and take responsibility for projects and a solid peer-reviewed publication record. Experience using and maintaining scientific equipment is preferred. Semiconductor processing experience is not mandatory.

    Interested candidates should contact Dr. Kalpana Besar at kalpana.besar@intel.com. She is a Johns Hopkins PhD.

  • We are accepting applications for one Postdoctoral Research Grant for the C4 – Cloud Computing Competences Centre, taking place at the University of Beira Interior, Covilha (Portugal), under the following conditions:

    Scientific Area: Cloud Robotics

    Grant value and duration: the grant is for 24 months and has a value of 1 509,80 euro per month.

    Deadline for applications: March 5th, 2019.

    Admission requirements: The candidates should have a PhD degree in Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent. Special relevance will be given to the candidates with experience in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision or Robotics.

    Objectives and Work plan: The work plan includes scientific and technological research tasks carried out in order to achieve the goals proposed in WP2.4 of the C4 – Cloud Computing Competences Centre. Particularly, the selected candidate will participate in the development of the following tasks: (1) Definition of a generic model of algorithm cloudification that allows robots to take advantage of the resources placed at their disposal in the cloud; (2) Enhance the collaboration and sharing of information between several robots, ensuring that this is possible without violating the privacy or security of the systems in which they are inserted; (3) Create guidelines on the type of robotic services that can use this technology.; and (4) Elaboration of scientific reports and articles and dissemination of the results in national and international scientific events.

    Click here to see full details.

  • The Portland Technology Development group of Intel Corporation has several openings for physical science Ph.D.s to support/direct R&D of advanced processing methods. Candidates hired for these positions will be responsible for developing the next generation of Intel’s microprocessors.

    Ph.D. candidates in Materials Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Electrical Engineering or related fields are encouraged to apply. Criteria for selection include: a strong academic record, demonstrated experimental expertise, an ability to drive and take responsibility for projects and a solid peer-reviewed publication record. Experience using and maintaining complex scientific equipment is preferred, but not required.

    Openings are immediately available at Intel’s primary development facility (Ronler Acres) located ~10 miles west of Portland, OR.

    Interested candidates should email resumes to david.j.towner@intel.com

  • There are several openings available at National University of Singapore within Temasek Labs and the Singapore Institute for Neurotechnology (SINAPSE).

    The lab focuses on bio-inspired sensing and computation. We leverage exciting technologies including silicon retina sensors and neural processors such as the Spiking Neural Network architecture (SpiNNaker) and IBM’s TrueNorth to build bio-inspired embedded sensory systems for autonomous aerial vehicles (quadcopters) and remote sensing applications.

     

    Post-Doctoral Research Scientist

    Required Qualifications:

    • Ph.D in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science or similar
    • Strong programming skills
    • Record of publication
    • Good communication skills and ability to work in a team
    • Preference will be given to candidates with background in programming, embedded hardware, computer vision, and neuromorphic engineering

     

    Research Assistant

    Required Qualifications:

    • A degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science or similar
    • Strong programming skills
    • Good communication skills and ability to work in a team
    • Preference will be given to candidates with background in programming, embedded hardware, computer vision, and neuromorphic engineering

    How to apply

    Interested applicants should contact garrickorchard@gmail.com with a CV for more information regarding the research programs and positions. Positions will remain open until filled. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

 

Faculty Positions

  • The bioelectronics department at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands is looking for six assistant or associate professors in microelectronics. Click here for more information.

  • Job Description:

    Provide instruction with concentrations in electrical engineering giving attention to the Lasallian tradition through excellence in teaching, prepare graduates for professional careers and advanced study in engineering and to encourage students to live with moral responsibility and constructive community involvement. Women and other minorities are encouraged to apply. Applications review will begin immediately and first considerations will be given to applications received by March 1, 2019. The appointment will ideally commence August, 2019. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

    Desired Characteristics:

    • The department is particularly interested in candidates with a background in the areas of computer engineering or digital systems. Qualified candidates in other areas will also be considered. Regardless of emphasis area, all faculty are expected to be willing to teach core undergraduate electrical engineering.

    Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions):

    • Teach undergraduate courses in Electrical and Computer Engineering
    • Contribute to the educational and professional mission of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
    • Guide the students in the Lasallian tradition of excellence in teaching.

    Additional Duties and Responsibilities (Non-Essential Functions):

    • Advise students for completion of their degree.
    • Attend Departmental meetings.
    • Assist in special events.

    Job Qualifications/Requirements:

    • PhD is preferred, ABD will be considered
    • Statement of Teaching Philosophy is required
    • Prior Industry or Academics is preferred

    The Gadomski School of Engineering at CBU promotes the career goal of professional engineering licensure for its graduates. Individuals with PE licensure or other industry certifications are strongly encouraged to apply.

    Click here for more information.

  • The Whiting School of Engineering and the Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics (LCSR) at Johns Hopkins University are seeking outstanding faculty candidates whose research will contribute to the development and advancement of engineering methods in robotics.

    This search is open to all faculty ranks and to candidates in all engineering disciplines including Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering. Tenure-line appointments will be in an appropriate academic department within the Whiting School of Engineering. Of particular interest are established candidates with a focus on robotics in all aspects of healthcare. Examples include interventional/surgical systems, rehabilitation, assistive robotics for healthcare, medical imaging, or neuroscience, nursing assistants, etc. Candidates with a demonstrated ability to translate their work to healthcare-related settings are especially sought.

    LCSR is a large multi-disciplinary center within the Whiting School of Engineering with over 200 people. LCSR’s research strategy emphasizes both fundamental and translational research in many aspects of robotics. The Center collaborates actively with the School of Medicine, with the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, with other divisions within the University, and with leading Industry and academic research institutions worldwide.

    Opportunities exist for interactions across Johns Hopkins in transdisciplinary Centers and Institutes including LCSR, the Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare, the Institute for Computational Medicine, the Institute for NanoBio Technology, the Institute for Data Intensive Engineering and Science, the Environment, Energy, Sustainability, and Health Institute, and Divisions across Johns Hopkins including the JHU Applied Physics Laboratory, the JHU School of Medicine, the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, and the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

    All applicants must hold a Ph.D. in an engineering or related field and will be expected to establish a strong, independent, multidisciplinary, and internationally recognized research program. Commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels is required.

    Applicants at the level of Assistant Professor should apply using the Interfolio web portal by supplying a current CV, Research Statement, Teaching Statement, recent publications, and the names and contact information of at least three references. Applicants at the level of Associate or Full Professor should contact LCSR_Fac_Search@jhu.edu regarding instructions on how to apply. Questions may be directed to LCSR_Fac_Search@jhu.edu. Applications will be reviewed on a continuing basis until the position is filled. Candidates who complete their applications by February 15, 2019 will receive full consideration for appointments starting in the 2019 academic year.

    The Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant. The Whiting School of Engineering and LCSR are committed to building a diverse educational environment, and women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

  • The Johns Hopkins Mathematical Institute for Data Science (MINDS) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position. The successful candidate is expected to conduct fundamental research in the mathematical, statistical and computational foundations of machine learning.

    Outstanding candidates at all academic ranks will be considered. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or related fields, and will be expected to establish a strong, independent, multidisciplinary, and internationally recognized research program. Commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels is required.

    Primary appointments will be in the academic Department most appropriate for the candidate within the Whiting School of Engineering – e.g. Applied Math and Statistics, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical and Computer Engineering. For additional information, please visit us online.

    Opportunities for interactions across the University include the Center for Imaging Science, the Center for Language and Speech Processing, the Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics, the Institute for Data Intensive Engineering and Science, the Institute for Computational Medicine, the Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare, the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, and the Bloomberg School of Public Health.

    All applicants should submit their application online. Electronic applications should include a cover letter describing the principal expertise of the applicant, a statement of teaching interests, a statement of research interests, a complete resume, and a publication list. Applications at the Assistant Professor level should also include at least three reference letters. Applications at the Associate or Full Professor levels should not include reference letters or names at this stage.

    Applications will be reviewed starting January 15, 2019 and will be accepted until the position is filled.

    The Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that actively encourages interest from minorities and women and is committed to recruiting, supporting, and fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students. All applicants who share this goal are encouraged to apply. The Johns Hopkins University is an EEO/AA Employer.

  • The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, invites applications for multiple tenure-track Faculty positions in all areas of electrical and computer engineering, as well as interdisciplinary areas such as robotics and cyber-physical systems, bio-ECE, microsystems, machine learning, applied mathematics, and energy. See our website, https://www.ece.cornell.edu/ece, for additional information on our programs.

    Applicants must hold a doctorate in an appropriate field by the time their Faculty appointment would begin, must have demonstrated an ability to conduct outstanding research, and must show promise for excellence in teaching. Although we anticipate filling positions at the assistant professor level, applications at all levels will be considered; salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    Applicants should submit a curriculum vita, a research statement, a teaching statement, three recent publications, and complete contact information for at least three references. Applications must be submitted on-line at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/12368. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications received by December 4, 2018, will receive full consideration.

    The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity of the academic community and to creating a climate that attracts students of all races, genders and nationalities. We strongly encourage underrepresented minority and women candidates to apply. Cornell University actively seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples, has a Dual Career program, and is a member of the Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment Consortium to assist with dual career searches.

    Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

  • Northwestern University has announced a substantial commitment to grow and transform Computer Science (CS). We are adding twenty new tenure-track faculty in the next five years—ten in core Computer Science, and ten collaboratively with other disciplines (CS + X)—as well as a number of non-tenure track teaching faculty. We seek outstanding candidates with a clear passion to make a difference in Computer Science and who are excited by the opportunity to help build the future of CS at a great university.

    We invite candidates to apply for new positions as Professor of Computer Science at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor levels. We are particularly interested in recruiting individuals to our database and security faculty teams, but are open to applications from outstanding faculty candidates in all areas of Computer Science. Priority will be given to applicants with path-breaking research interests that have the potential to transform both Computer Science and other disciplines. We intend to hire two or more excellent candidates, and are open to cluster hires and teams.

    Northwestern is a world-leading research and teaching university with an unrivaled combination of excellent schools that provide extraordinary opportunities for collaboration across a wide range of disciplines. Located just outside of Chicago – a diverse and culturally vibrant, world-class city – Northwestern faculty have ample opportunities to connect with the city’s growing technology sector.

    We encourage candidates to submit applications as soon as possible. Applications received by December 15, 2017 will be given full consideration. However, the positions will remain open until filled. Applicants should submit (1) a cover letter indicating rank applied for, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) three to five references (4) statements of research and teaching interests, and (5) two representative publications. For general questions about the search or application assistance post-submission, contact facsearch@eecs.northwestern.edu

  • McDaniel College is seeking candidates with a background in Electrical and/or Mechanical engineering, or related fields, to join the Department of Physics at McDaniel College to begin in August of 2019. Position level is flexible and will be commensurate with background and experience. Review of applications will begin on Friday, November 9, 2018, and continue until the position is filled.

    The Department of Physics looks to establish an engineering track that would prepare undergraduate students who want a liberal arts education, but who are also interested in engineering. The candidate would be responsible for shaping and growing this new track at McDaniel. The ideal candidate will also have a passion for teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts environment and be able to include undergraduates in significant research projects. McDaniel College is a vibrant environment whose excellence is reflected in its diversity and student success. The Department of Physics has a solid reputation for providing a high-quality education to undergraduate students, and
    we seek others who share our commitment and mission.

    Duties

    The teaching responsibilities include both introductory physics courses and advanced undergraduate courses to support the new engineering track. The faculty member would be expected to develop an active research program that complements existing areas of undergraduate research in the sciences at McDaniel College. The faculty member would also be expected to contribute to the overall mission of the College.

    Qualifications

    • Masters Degree in Mechanical or Electrical engineering or a related, engineering discipline. (Candidates with a Ph.D. in engineering, or equivalent years in the industry, are preferred.)
    • College-level teaching experience and an interest in developing an undergraduate research program.
    • Strong communication skills.

    Application Instructions

    To apply, visit: https://employment.mcdaniel.edu/

    Applicants should upload:

    • a letter of application
    • a Curriculum Vitae
    • a statement of teaching philosophy
    • a statement of research interests that could be supported at a liberal arts college and involve undergraduate students
    • A list of three references: Applicants should arrange for three recommendations to be uploaded by the recommenders.
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