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SCIENCES-Interns (Pool)

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Posting Information

Pool Name SCIENCES-Interns
Job Title SCIENCES-Interns
Posting Number
Type of Employment Student
Position Type Student Pools

Position Information

Job Description Summary

Engineering intern to work on multidisciplinary team developing an autonomous trap for the endangered American burying beetle
Position will focus on mechanical design and packaging of the trap components

Required Education
Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities

Design and prototype skills in mechanical parts and assemblies
Basic understanding of operation and properties of electrical components
Construct solid models of hybrid mechanical and electrical designs
Document bills of materials, assembly instructions and drawings for fabrication
Design and prototype skills in embedded microprocessor systems
Application of Electronic Sensors
Basic understanding of operation & properties of Electrical Components
Design, prototyping and debug of Electronic Circuits
Document bills of materials, assembly instructions for Fabrication
Ability and desire to work on a diverse, multidisciplinary team of Technologists
Design and coding skills in Android applications
Basic understand of operation and properties of electrical components
Design, prototyping and test of application software
Document operation and instructions of Android application software

Preferred Qualifications

Proficient in Solidworks software modeling and 3D parts printing
Proficient in Arduino microprocessor systems programming and protoyping
Proficient in Android app programming with interfaces to local and remote resources
Basic understanding and proficiency in MATLAB coding, especially in image processing algorithms
Basic understanding of C & C++ coding practices

Special Requirements

Ability to travel to region field sites to verify operation of the design

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 05/13/2017
Close Date 05/06/2018
Open Until Filled No

Posting Specific Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Document