NEW YORK UNIVERSITY ABU DHABI

Design/Product Engineer

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
22 Oct 2021
End of advertisement period
21 Nov 2021
Ref
94387
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Description

The Division of Engineering at New York University, Abu Dhabi is seeking to appoint one Design/Product Engineer starting January 2021. The successful candidate must be experienced in machining and advanced manufacturing in order to run and maintain the Division’s Advanced Manufacturing Laboratory.

The main responsibilities of the ideal candidate are:

  1. Running and maintaining the different manufacturing equipment housed in the laboratory, which include a lathe, a mill, a laser cutter, and several 3D printers.
  2. Training students and helping them with material selection and calculations.
  3. Maintaining the highest standards of safety for the students and other users of the manufacturing equipment.
  4. Conceptualizing and prototyping products using different CAD modeling software. It is also preferable that the candidate have background in website design and product presentation to update the laboratory website and showcase the products designed by the students.

Applicants must have received a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, or any closely-related field. Excellent communication skills in English, the ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams, and scientific creativity are essential.

NYUAD offers a stimulating research environment led by a distinguished research community and supported by state-of-the-art research facilities.

The terms of employment include a very competitive salary, medical insurance, housing allowance, transportation allowance, and educational subsidies for children as well as other benefits. Applications will be accepted immediately and candidates will be considered until the position is filled. To be considered, all applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, and at least 2 letters of recommendation, all in PDF format. Please visit our website at http://nyuad.nyu.edu/en/about/careers/faculty-positions.html for instructions and information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please email mfd6@nyu.edu

About NYUAD:

New York University has established itself as a Global Network University, a multi-site, organically connected network encompassing key global cities and idea capitals. The network has three foundational degree-granting campuses: New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai, complimented by a network of eleven research and study-away sites across five continents. Faculty and students will circulate within this global network in pursuit of common research interests and the promotion of cross-cultural and interdisciplinary solutions for problems both local and global.

In its tenth year, NYU Abu Dhabi has recruited a cohort of faculty who are at once distinguished in their research and teaching. Our students are drawn from around the world and surpass all traditional recruitment benchmarks, both US and global. NYU Abu Dhabi’s highly selective liberal arts enterprise is complimented by an institute for advanced research, sponsoring cutting-edge projects across the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, and Engineering.

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

Applicants must have received a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, or any closely-related field. Excellent communication skills in English, the ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams, and scientific creativity are essential.

Application Instructions

To be considered, all applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, and at least 2 letters of recommendation, all nin PDF format. Please visit our website at http://nyuad.nyu.edu/en/about/careers/faculty-positions.html for instructions and information on how to apply. If you have any questions, please email mfd6@nyu.edu

Application Process

This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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