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Research Engineer

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Job Details
Job Order Number
JC151180898
Company Name
Volt Workforce Solutions
Physical Address

Mossville, IL 61552
Job Description

Research Engineer in Mossville, IL at Volt

  1. Date Posted: 11/15/2019
  1. Job Snapshot

+ Employee Type: Contingent

+ Location: Mossville, IL

+ Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

+ Duration: 48 weeks

+ Date Posted: 11/15/2019

+ Job ID: 206477

+ Contact Name Volt Branch

+ Phone 563-723-3717

  1. Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Research Engineer (Python Coding) to work onsite at our client’s facility in Mossville, IL. This is a contingent position expected to last 1 year.

As part of the Analytics & Engineering Automation group, you will have the opportunity to learn from and contribute to a cooperative team by creating, executing and maintaining computer processes which monitor engine health.

  1. Responsibilities include:

The main function of a research engineer in the engine condition monitoring/product health team is to investigate, design, and maintain analytics models of mechanical products which output the mechanical products system or component health status. A typical research engineer has the ability to investigate failure modes and code those failure signatures into automated data analysis processes.

+ Coding engine health monitoring concepts into successful monitoring processes

+ Analyzing monitoring algorithms and scripted processes for improvement; working with team to execute improvements

+ Maintaining monitoring algorithms and scripted processes and replicating to new engine products

+ Analyze data in order to answer specific design and validation questions in the area of preventative maintenance and root cause analysis

+ Execute the creation of configuration files for data acquisition systems, defining what data is to be collected

  1. Requirements:

+ Coding experience in Python

+ Ability to make common computations and read and interpret blueprints, technical drawing, schematics and computer-generated reports

+ Strong proficiency in statistical methods

+ Basic knowledge of diesel engine functions and some knowledge of engine subsystems and what they do

+ Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering

+ 2-4 years of professional engineering experience


This position is located in Mossville, Illinois. Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense.*

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.


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