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Associate Research Engineer

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Posting Details


Posting Number S01786P


Working Title Associate Research Engineer
Posting Category Staff
Position Number 004800
Assigned Organizational Area Research
FLSA Exempt
Benefit Status Full Benefits
Pay Grade P1
Months Per Year 12
Hours Per Year 2080
If Temporary, Date of Expiration
Proposed Start Date


Department Advanced Power Components - 4311
Advertised Location Dayton, Ohio



This position will involve design, implementation, and testing of experimental fixtures and test apparatuses, novel electrical and mechanical systems, and cutting edge power electronics.

The candidate will also assist in the training and development of co-ops students.

Position Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering or related engineering discipline.

The candidate is required to have demonstrated:
problem solving skills,
strong CAD abilities,
experience with LabVIEW and other DAQ software and hardware,
common data acquisition principals

Machine shop experience is also required.

Due to the nature of the position, the applicant is required to be an US citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with controls, embedded software, engines, data acquisition, motors, high-power lasers; experimentation and automation

A background in multiple machine languages and communication protocols, such as CAN, GPIB, serial, C/C++, and analog signals

Work Hours


Number of Positions Available 1
Proposed Posting Date 11/29/2017
Application Review Date
Proposed Closing Date 12/12/2017
Open until filled?
Special Instructions to Applicants
Preferred Multicultural Experience

Demonstrated and successful experience working with people from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of and sensitivity to a Catholic Marianist work environment.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a U.S. citizen?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. List of References
Optional Documents