We are seeking a Associate Staff Engineer who will support the technical activities of the Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute (HEMI) in the 3D Characterization Facility and under the supervision of the Staff Engineer and Faculty for the Institute.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Manage the 3D characterization facility, including a FE-SEM, EBSD and EDS detectors, in situ mechanical tester, and high-powered femtosecond laser.
Train researchers in the use of all equipment and manage all aspects of safety in the space.
Take an active role in the development and integration of peripheral systems for the facility in conjunction with faculty and researcher goals.
Manage and train users in specimen preparation tools and techniques.
Manage and train researchers in other material characterization systems as directed by the HEMI staff and faculty.
Assist in developing budgets and proposals for research experiments and facilities, including estimates and purchases of supplies, materials, and equipment.
Coordinate with Whiting School Manufacturing on the machining of components for research in the 3D facility.
Assist with the management and scheduling of experimental resources and inventory.
Assist with presenting and representing Institute capabilities around the university and outside collaborators.
Facilitate work for researchers with other departments at the University.
Assist in operation and research efforts in other HEMI facilities, including HyFIRE and AIMD labs.
Special knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Experience integrating several diagnostic or analytical tools through software and hardware integration.
Experience with Python or other programming languages.
Experience with 3D material tomography.
Familiarity with femtosecond lasers, optics, and laser safety.
Experience with electron microscopy and detectors used with electron microscopy.
Bachelor's Degree in engineering, materials science, or related physical science.
One to Two years of experience in research or laboratory settings involving materials characterization and advanced scientific instruments.
Master's Degree in engineering or science.
Classified Title: Associate Staff Engineer Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MD Starting Salary Range: $54.080-$74,390-$94,710 Annually (Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F/37.5 Exempt Status: Exempt Location: Homewood Campus Department name: Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute Personnel area: Whiting School of Engineering
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