Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Job Title:Systems Engineer

Location:Chelmsford, MA

Manager's Job Title:R&D Manager

Job Description:

As a R&D Systems Engineer you will be responsible for new product definition, system level design and system architecture of for Cryogenics, CTI and Polycold, product lines. You will be asked to integrate new technologies and develop innovative customer solutions.

  • Join forces with marketing product managers, application engineers and technologist to create initial product requirements by understanding the application requirements (process, compliance, electrical, mechanical) and performing functional system modeling.
  • Define new product architectures (system and subsystem level) and control algorithms that enable cutting-edge solutions for current and future customer systems
  • Lead the feasibility study for new products in conjunction with core tech technologist and product marketing. Then present the results (new product definition, product manufacturing flow, elevator pitch, etc..) to upper management for approval to start product development
  • Provide technical guidance and support to the development team during the design and evaluation of the new product before market release, including: Review the system and subsystems design before final release into protype and propose the test strategy and work with the verification and validation engineering team to ensure compliance to the product requirements
  • Help author technical datasheets and other technical support material for new product
  • Requires a BS degree in mechanical, electrical, mechatronics or equivalent
  • 2 years of professional experience working in a systems engineering role
  • Knowledge of MATLAB / Simulink or other modeling tools is preferred
  • Must possess interpersonal and communication skills as a technical leader of the team, flexibility and adaptability to changing situations.
  • Desired understanding of system level electrical design, communication protocols and exposure on microcontroller/microprocessor (ARM, DSP) & FPGA, memory and high speed interfaces.
  • Desired understanding of regulatory compliance of UL, CE, SEMI, and other global standards.
  • Desired understanding of thermodynamic systems, heat transfer, fluid dynamics, controls and instrumentation as applied to advanced cooling system development.
  • Desired certification and experience in Design for Six Sigma or comfort with statistical methods such as hypothesis testing, DOE, and SPC
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, good written and oral communications skills
  • Able to develop skills necessary for advancement
Edwards is a global leader of vacuum and abatement. We are proud to lead the industry, pushing the boundaries of science to deliver innovative products which are intrinsic to everyday life, working in partnership with our customers and continually setting new standards.

With over 100 years of rich heritage, Edwards is the partner of choice for tens of thousands of customers in critical applications around the world. Vacuum is required in diverse sectors, from the generation of power to the production of steel, to the challenging environments of space simulation and high energy physics research. Everywhere you find vacuum requirements, you will find Edwards leading the way.

From medicines to mobile phones, from computers to coffee beans, to cars and chemicals, we pride ourselves in making a difference to people's lives. And we do it responsibly, ensuring that we innovate sustainably, whilst helping our customers to maintain their competitive advantage and operational excellence.

Edwards is part of the Atlas Copco Group (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: ATCO A, ATCO B), a Sweden-based provider of industrial productivity solutions.

Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Great ideas accelerate innovation. At Atlas Copco, we have been turning industrial ideas into business-critical benefits since 1873. By listening to our customers and knowing their needs, we deliver value and innovate with the future in mind. Atlas Copco is based in Stockholm, Sweden, with customers in more than 180 countries. In 2019, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK104 (BEUR 10) and about 39 000 employees at year-end.

Our Employee Benefits:

Atlas Copco offers our employees a comprehensive Total Rewards package with competitive well-being, health care, life insurance and retirement benefits and perks such as: 

  • Excellent compensation package, including a flexible benefits plan, and generous 401 (k) retirement plan
  • Health insurance/ Dental insurance/ Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Life & Disability insurance
  • Salary based on knowledge, skills, and experience. 

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