Saint-Gobain VIE - Materials Engineering - Sensors Group (M/W) (H/F) in Northborough, Massachusetts
Lead 2-4 projects in the field of sensors (assigned to the incumbent). The projects may be related to the development of competencies and to the internal dissemination of information (15 %), or directly driven by needs expressed by Saint-Gobain businesses (85 %). In the latter case, the project work that involves external companies, consists of:
Selection and test of relevant technologies
Development of functional prototypes and field evaluation
Design iterations following feedback from internal or external customers
Development of final solution and transfer of technology to the business teams
Participate in the identification of internal measurement needs and to the establishment of projects with internal partners.
Participate in the identification and evaluation of potential external partners such as integrators, software developers, electronic systems manufacturers, and engineering consulting companies.
Summarize project approaches and results in concise and accurate technical memos.
Communicate project strategies and results to internal customers and management through formal presentations.
Champion efforts to drive HSE initiatives and consciousness in the organization.
Must have 1+ years of hands-on experience with sensors, data acquisition systems, and data processing.
Must have experience with the development of systems reliant on DIY electronics (Raspberry Pi, Arduino, or similar).
Ability to efficiently communicate orally and by email with people having a wide variety of backgrounds.
Demonstrated ability to write concise and accurate technical documents and give strong technical presentations to a wide variety of audience.
Fluency in English.
Familiarity with machining and rapid prototyping techniques is a plus.
Familiarity with PCB design is a plus.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION:
Master’s degree in mechanical engineering, electronics, robotics, electrical engineering, computer science, with industrial experience in using and integrating sensors, performing data acquisition and data processing.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are necessary to communicate with all levels of management, customers, colleagues, and external partners.
Please be aware that the VIE is a French government program open to citizens of the European Economic Area* under 28 years of age.For more information concerning the V.I.E. program please visit www.civiweb.com.
*28 Member States of the European Union including Norway, Iceland, Lichtenstein and Monaco