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Research Engineer

Univ. of Kansas

Lawrence, Kansas 66045
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Full Time
1st Shift
  • Research
  • Signal Processing
  • Circuits and Systems
  • Antennas and Propagation
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The Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) at the University of Kansas seeks a Research Engineer to work with faculty, staff, and students to perform research on airborne sensor systems for science applications in the cryosphere. The person in this position will be responsible for collaborating with engineering faculty, staff and students to develop and integrate airborne sensors and other sensor technologies for remote sensing applications. This person will also contribute to the design and implementation of new and unique microwave, radio frequency, high-speed digital and other prototype hardware systems.

To be considered you must apply at .  Application deadline is August 13, 2017.

The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression, and genetic information in the university's programs and activities. Retaliation is also prohibited by university policy. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies and are the Title IX coordinators for their respective campuses: Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity & Access,, 1246 West Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS 66045, 785-864-6414, 711 TTY 9for the Lawrence, Edwards, Parsons, Yoder, and Topeka campuses); Director, Equal Opportunity Office, Mail Stop 7004, 4330 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Fairway, KS 66205, 913-588-8011, 711 TTY (for the Wichita, Salina, and Kansas City, Kansas medical center campuses).


Required Qualifications

  1. Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or a related field and 3 years of related experience OR a Master’s degree;
  2. Three or more years of experience with microwave, radio frequency, or high-speed digital system printed board design and layout;
  3. Experience with test equipment and software tools for electronics design, testing and documentation evidenced in work history or course work;
  4. Strong written communication skills, based on application materials and/or work history;
  5. Willingness and capability to participate in field deployments (both airborne and in-situ) to Polar Regions for durations of up to two months two times per year.


Preferred Qualifications

  1. M.S degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university by time of hire.
  2. 5 or more years of experience with microwave, radio frequency, or high-speed digital system printed board design and layout.
  3. Research experience in a university setting.
  4. Previous work experience in Polar Regions

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