Thermal Systems Architect in Irvine, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Irvine, CA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $160000.0 - $160000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt currently have an opening for a thermal system architect in Irvine CA. This person will Performs a wide range of complex mechanical engineering functions related to the architecture, design, testing, and evaluation of thermal systems for testing electronic systems including semiconductors, photonics and embedded devices.  Conducts feasibility studies and testing on new and modified designs and develops engineering prototypes.  Serves on product development teams and may provide direction and training to lower-level professional and technical staff. Will also be called upon to resolve any field issues and provide direction to the field team. May be assigned responsibility for independent mechanical design projects.  Preferred Requirements: a BS, Mechanical/Thermal/Physics.  MS, Mechanical/Thermal/Physics or PhD is preferred.   Ideal candidates have 10 – 20 years of experience, preferably in a high-technology environment.  Expertise with conducted and convection based systems is needed.  Experience in Solidworks or alternate thermal simulation methodologies is a must.  Knowledge of Thermal Dynamics, CFD and Mathematical Models will be needed for thermal analysis. Experience in electronic packaging, testing and integrating thermal systems into automated handling is also preferred.  Experience working in cross-functional teams that build complex test systems comprised of motion control hardware, electrical and software components is a plus. Expertise with burn in ovens and active thermal control solutions for automotive grade or military grade devices is a plus. Experience in working with heaters, peltiers, heatsinks, sockets, two phase cooling, cryogenics, system design for condensation abatement, airflow uniformity are desired. Experience in architecting and implementing semiconductor /electronics capital equipment is a plus. Must have strong analysis & synthesis capabilities.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.