Perform EM design superconducting dipole and quadrupole magnet system using NbTi and Nb3Sn conductors for fragment separator area and instrumentation beam line optics.
Design Quench protection scheme and analysis to ensure the safety of the magnet operation.
Participate in the mechanical design of the superconducting magnets
Develop technical specifications for superconducting magnet system and subcomponents for procurement and provide technical supervision of the procurement if needed which includes review vendor test results, non-conformance report and witness vendor factory tests.
Serve as subject matter experts of superconducting magnets and provide technical guidance and support for coil winding and superconducting magnet construction
Participate commissioning and mapping the magnet systems
Support superconducting magnet operation including training operation staff, develop operation procedures, trouble shooting and resolve technical issues.
Ensure system compliance with Environment, Safety and Health (ES&H) and QA requirements
Interact with Michigan State University (MSU) and other external engineering authorities on matters pertaining to the practice of engineering for FRIB
Establish and manage engineering standards and procedures, support the design review process, the value engineering program
Staff CA Engineer
Participate in and supervise the design, fabrication, assembly, testing and operation of advanced instrumentation systems supporting the goals of the Laboratory's research programs
Create and implement new complex systems and progressive science and technology
Assure completion of work to achieve milestones and goals
Collaborate with leaders to build a success-oriented culture
Maintain lab-wide policies, procedures and standards
Develop project and/or elements of systems work scope, cost, and schedule
Manage and prioritize resource and equipment allocation for projects and/or systems
Execute work to meet project objectives
Identify new initiatives
Supervise work of specialty teams and/or groups
Serve as Responsible Person for Export Control Access Control Plan (CA or CA system only)
Possess excellent communication skills to present approaches, plans and findings both verbally and through written reports to peers, management and external stakeholders
Advanced degree with 5+ years of experience
Ability to work with export controlled technology
Prior experience in accelerator systems
Advanced degree in electrical or mechanical engineering (or related field) with demonstrated experience designing, building, and operating large scale low temperature superconducting magnets and support systems
Experience with FEA of EM analysis, 1-D or 2-D quench analysis codes and CAD
Required Application Materials
CV, cover letter
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