Research Engineer

California, United States
12 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
12 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Summary

The Center for Autonomous Systems and Technologies (CAST) at Caltech is looking for a Research Scientist with experience in the design, testing, and integration of bio-inspired systems. Candidates for this position should have experience with mechanical design and assembly, fluid mechanical measurement and analysis.

More details about ongoing projects can be found at

Job Duties

  • Develop concepts for autonomous bio-inspired flying and swimming object.
  • Develop and carry out experiments.
  • Conduct literature research; write research reports and journal articles; present research work at conferences.
  • Serve as mentor to undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications

PhD degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Experimental fluid measurement, CAD, Matlab.

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