Sr. Acoustic Test Engineer

Meyer Sound

Location:  Berkeley CA

OVERALL FUNCTION:

Under the direction of the Director of Reliability & Test Engineering, in a fast-paced manufacturing environment, manage New Product Rollout by creating and maintaining tests, monitoring the manufacturing process, and interacting with manufacturing to maintain best practices.  This is a full-time, exempt position.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Define, specify, and validate production test equipment and processes.
  • Conduct acoustic measurements of components, subsystems, and full assemblies and perform thorough analysis of results.
  • Troubleshoot acoustic failures and recommend design changes to prevent future occurrences.
  • Provide technical leadership, initiate cross-company collaboration and develop positive relationships with other engineering disciplines, may coordinate the activities of other personnel.
  • Handling multiples projects/initiatives simultaneously and execute to completion.
  • Utilize ECOs process to Develop and document acoustic system testing and best practices.

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • BS Degree in Electrical, Mechanical Acoustical Engineering, Physics, or similar field of study, Masters favored.
  • 3+ Experience in an audio-related field is strongly preferred
  • Detailed knowledge of acoustic theory, sound reproduction, and sound system tuning
  • Familiar with anechoic chamber measurement environments.
  • Intimate understanding of programming language e.g. MATLAB, Algorithm development, C, C++.
  • Experience with transducer and horn modeling/simulation tools and techniques a plus.
  • Proficient with development tools and laboratory test & measurement equipment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and technical language proficiency.
  • Self-motivated, ability to perform design & development tasks with minimal oversight.
  • Must pass a general and criminal background check.

Vibration Analyst/Engineer

Noise Control Engineering

BILLERICA MA 01821-3445

Vibration Analyst/Engineer

Noise Control Engineering, LLC (NCE) (equal opportunity employer) is an engineering consulting firm that specializes in marine and industrial noise and vibration control and is wholly owned by Glosten. We take pride in developing unique solutions to difficult problems, using advanced modeling and measurement approaches. Our engineers perform predictions and assessments in the office, travel throughout the United States and abroad to perform compliance and diagnostic testing on ships.

NCE is looking for an entry-level, eager and talented candidate to perform finite element analyses of marine structures as well as other acoustical and vibration design assessments and field measurements. In this position, your primary responsibilities will be to create finite element models of ship structures and use them to perform predictions of structural vibration response to specific and unique machinery and propulsion sources. You will have the opportunity to perform vibration surveys while at sea and dockside for compliance and diagnostic purposes and perform specialized dynamic structural testing such as modal testing, operational deflection characterizations, and modal extraction from operational data.

The position will also require acoustic modeling and analysis to assess and identify noise problems and solutions. You will be required to write reports, interact with clients, and write proposals that are clear, succinct, and effective.

NCE encourages unique solutions to tough problems, identification of new approaches to data collection & processing, and forward thinking

The ideal candidate will have following:

  • BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering, preferably with coursework in vibrations and/or acoustics.
  • 0-3 years of working experience, preferably with exposure to finite element analysis, vibration analysis, vibration testing, and/or marine structures.
  • A fundamental understanding of structural vibration in land-based or marine environments. (Many marine-specific aspects of the work will be taught on the job.)
  • Demonstrated interest and experience with structural vibrations and/or acoustics.
  • Experience with finite element analysis, vibration measurements, modal testing, and related topics is advantageous.
  • Experience or expertise with MATLAB, Python, and/or other computational modeling tools or computer languages is a plus.
  • Proficiency with Word & Excel.

NCE works on ITAR and classified projects. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen in order to comply with the requirements of these projects.

Travel is required throughout the United States and sometimes abroad, and may require a valid driver’s license, current passport, and/or TWIC card.

NCE offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental coverage, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, bonus and profit-sharing plans, and a 401(k) plan.

Interested applicants should submit their cover letter, resume, and transcripts (both official and unofficial will be accepted) to our applicant center for review.

 

Please visit our website www.noise-control.com to learn more about our company, our projects and clients, and what is happening at NCE.

 

NCE is proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment.  In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities.  NCE does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, handicap, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status in accordance with applicable state and federal laws.

 

We encourage women, minorities, veterans, disabled veterans, and the disabled to apply for this position.

 

Sound & Vibration/Acoustical Engineer

Noise Control Engineering, LLC

BILLERICA MA 01821-3445

PHONE: 978-670-5339
FAX:      978-667-7047

E-mail: [email protected]

Sound & Vibration/Acoustical Engineer

Noise Control Engineering, LLC (NCE) (equal opportunity employer) is an engineering consulting firm that specializes in marine, and industrial noise and vibration control, and is wholly owned by Glosten. We take pride in developing unique solutions to difficult problems, using advanced modeling and measurement approaches. Our engineers perform predictions and assessments in the office, travel throughout the United States and abroad to perform compliance and diagnostic testing on ships.

NCE is looking for an entry-level, eager and talented candidate to perform acoustical and vibration design assessments, mitigation strategy development, and testing on ships and other marine structures. As an NCE engineer, you will perform computer modeling of noise and vibration using Statistical Energy Analysis, Finite Element Analysis, and other empirical methods. You will also have the opportunity to perform noise & vibration surveys while at sea and dockside, perform data reduction and analysis, and identify solutions to noise and vibration problems. You will be required to write reports, interact with clients, and write proposals that are clear, succinct, and effective.

NCE encourages unique solutions to tough problems, identification of new approaches to data collection & processing, and forward thinking.

The ideal candidate will have following:

  • BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering, preferably with coursework in acoustics and/or vibrations.
  • 0-3 years of working experience, preferably with exposure to acoustics and/or marine structures.
  • A fundamental understanding of sound and vibration in land-based or marine environments. (Many marine-specific aspects of the work will be taught on the job.)
  • Demonstrated interest and experience with structural vibrations and/or acoustics.
  • Experience with finite element analysis, MATLAB, Python, and/or other computational modeling tools or computer languages is a plus.
  • Proficiency with Word & Excel.
  • Sound, vibration, and modal testing experience is advantageous.

 

NCE works on ITAR and classified projects. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen in order to comply with the requirements of these projects.

Travel is required throughout the United States and sometimes abroad and may require a valid driver’s license, current passport, and/or TWIC card.

NCE offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental coverage, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, bonus and profit-sharing plans, and a 401(k) plan.

Interested applicants should submit their cover letter, resume, and transcripts (both official and unofficial will be accepted) to our applicant center for review.

Please visit our website www.noise-control.com to learn more about our company, our projects and clients, and what is happening at NCE.

NCE is proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment.  In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities.  NCE does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, handicap, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status in accordance with applicable state and federal laws.

We encourage women, minorities, veterans, disabled veterans, and the disabled to apply for this position.

 

Noise Control Engineering, LLC
799 MIDDLESEX TURNPIKE
BILLERICA MA 01821-3445

 

Mechanical Engineering – Engineering Mechanics (ME-EM) Faculty Position

Michigan Technological University

Houghton, Michigan

 

FACULTY POSITIONS

Michigan Technological University, Department of Mechanical Engineering- Engineering Mechanics “ME-EM” invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants for the position are required to have earned doctorates in Mechanical Engineering, or a closely related field. Research thrust areas of interest include: acoustics, additive manufacturing, advanced manufacturing, artificial intelligence, cyberphysical systems, data analytics, dynamics, machine learning, NVH, robotics, vibrations, and wave energy conversion.

APPLY: jobs.mtu.edu/postings/7221

For full consideration, application should be received by December 15, 2018; however, applications will be considered until the positions are filled. Only complete application packages are guaranteed full consideration. Michigan Tech is an ADVANCE Institution, one of a limited number of universities in receipt of NSF funds in support of our commitment to increase diversity and the participation and advancement of women in STEM. Michigan Tech acknowledges the importance of supporting spouses/partners in attracting and retaining a quality workforce.

Michigan Tech is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer, which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

LEARN MORE: mtu.edu/mechanical

Senior Acoustical and Vibration Design Consulting Engineer

Vibro-Acoustic Consultants

Location: San Francisco CA

Vibro-Acoustic Consultants, a eighteen year old company based in San Francisco CA, specializes in noise and vibration design consulting in a broad range of industries. Our project mix includes both vibration and noise design. In the area of vibration design, we serve high tech industries and university and research communities in micro and nano-vibration design, transportation vibration design, building vibration, and specialty vibration studies. In the noise and acoustic design, our projects include environmental noise impact, 3-D noise modeling, building acoustics, HVAC noise design, mechanical equipment noise and vibration design and mitigation. We also have a strong presence in projects involving continuous vibration and noise monitoring.

Vibro-Acoustic Consultants is seeking Senior acoustical and vibration design consulting engineers.

Senior Acoustical and Vibration Engineer:

  • Must have a degree in acoustical or a related field, a graduate level degree is preferred.
  • A minimum of five years of experience in noise and vibration design consulting.
  • Must be familiar with signal processing and vibration and noise data collection.
  • Must have high level of computer skills such as excel and acoustic-related software, etc.
  • Must be organized, a multi-tasker, driven, and a team player.
  • Must possess strong written and oral communications skills.
  • Some traveling is required

Generous compensation package includes base salary, merit based bonus, fully paid health and dental insurance plan, vacation and holidays.

 

Interested candidates should send their resume to [email protected]

Transducer Engineer

Meyer Sound

Location:  Berkeley, CA

OVERALL FUNCTION:

Reporting to the Senior Transducer Engineer, the Transducer Engineer works to assist in the design and engineering efforts associated with transducer development, troubleshooting, and manufacturing. This is a full-time exempt position.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Contribute to the design of transducers using mechanical/acoustic models and best practices (T/S, FEA, magnetic simulations, DFM), do 3D design and 2D mechanical drawings for components, and test designs for mechanical/acoustical function by themselves and as part of a speaker system.
  • Work closely with Manufacturing, Quality, and Purchasing departments to ensure good parts get to the factory on time and are mechanically correct. This includes first article evaluations, overseeing prototype builds, and working on handoff to production.
  • Work with Manufacturing and Quality departments to improve existing designs and assemblies, reduce test failures, and reduce costs.
  • Continually investigate the most innovative design methodologies, materials, tools, and practices to achieve the best designs.
  • Consistently push the extents of transducer development with cutting edge ideas and design methodology.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Physics, or related field plus 1+ years of relevant experience.
  • Familiarity with types of loudspeaker transducers, components, T/S parameters, etc.
  • Experience with acoustic measurements, platforms, and programs extremely desirable (microphones, SIM, NTi, AP, Soundcheck, Klippel, etc.).
  • Experience with MATLAB or similar scripting/programming required (Visual Basic, C++, LabVIEW, etc.).
  • Experience with 3D CAD software (SOLIDWORKS, Pro/ENGINEER, etc) and knowledge of mechanical design aspects including DFM, GD&T, material selection, inspection tools, etc. desired.
  • Proficient at MS Office

 

 

Apply at the following: https://workforcenow.adp.com

Or Contact:  [email protected]