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Career Opportunities

Over 60 Years Small

Dynamic Systems Inc. has been pioneering Thermal-Mechanical Physical Simulation for 60 years. Join our team and be a part of a rapidly growing, exciting high-tech manufacturing firm.

Located in scenic Poestenkill, NY (just outside of Troy, NY), employment at DSI offers:

> Potential for world-wide travel

> Competitive pay

> Opportunity to work with cutting edge research and technology

 

DSI is currently seeking qualified candidates for the following roles:

 


Embedded Systems Developer 

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities. 

Job Summary:
Dynamic Systems Inc. is seeking a capable and forward-thinking Embedded Systems Developer to support the advancement for our line of thermo-mechanical test and simulation systems. The individual will work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative, and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities. The position provides opportunity to work with various sensor, data acquisition, communication, and control systems. The successful candidate can expect to work across multiple areas of embedded development including: systems engineering, hardware & software development, integration & test, deployment, and maintenance

Responsibilities:

  • Review system-level requirements and translate them into specifications in order to guide hardware and software development
  • Execute the complete embedded software development lifecycle in order to create scalable and optimized software systems
  • Provide technical contributions in the design and development of embedded systems, including hardware selection, software approaches, customer usability, design tradeoffs, etc.
  • Provide embedded architecture support to project management and technical teams
  • Interface with hardware design and development
  • Enhance system efficiency and reliability
  • Access and integrate third party hardware and software components
  • Provide post production troubleshooting and debug support to users on current and legacy systems
  • Develop test plans, then execute through unit tests and integration tests
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Produce written documentation of technical work, including system design diagrams, assembly documentation, ICD, test plans, and technical manuals
  • Train, mentor, and support other engineering, service, and sales staff 

Basic Requirements:

  • MS, or BS with equivalent experience, in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience with strong C and C++ development skills and a fundamental understanding of embedded software architecture and development
  • 3+ years of hands-on embedded systems development and troubleshooting experience
  • Skill in development of software applications and drivers
  • Ability and desire to work effectively in a team environment
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills, outstanding written and oral communication skills, and good organizational skills
  • Willingness to work on quick-reaction projects in support of DSI and customer requirements

 Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with serial interfaces (I2C, SPI, USB, UART)
  • Experience with industrial bus communication protocols (EtherCAT, Modbus, PROFINET)
  • Experience with FPGA-based digital signal processing
  • Experience with embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking, real time operating systems
  • Proficiency with coding in, Python, C#, VHDL
  • Familiarity with theory of operation of electronic measurement devices such as LVDTs, strain gauges, encoders, and thermocouples
  • Solid understanding of control theory, servo control, and data acquisition
  • Proficiency reading schematics and datasheets for components
  • Experience with software configuration management tools, version control, peer review, and defect tracking
  • Strong technical documentation and writing skills
  • Experience or training in project management standards and techniques

Compensation:

The successful candidate will receive an attractive base salary plus an incentive bonus based on performance as well as a flexible benefits package.

If this position describes your talents and experience, and you know that you can help drive the success of our growing company, then we want to hear from you!    

Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume to: employment@gleeble.com

 


Systems Service Engineer 

DSI currently has openings for Systems Service Engineers to install, service, repair and conduct training on our research equipment both at our manufacturing facility and at customer locations around the world.

DSI System Service Engineers interact with leading scientists and engineers at some of the most prestigious materials research laboratories in the world.

Employment at DSI offers competitive pay and the opportunity to work with cutting edge research and technology.

This position involves extensive global travel.

Duties:

  • Qualify systems and products according to performance standards.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair systems and products at customer sites and at our production facility
  • Participate in research and development of products, systems, and testing methods
  • Calibrate systems and products
  • Service systems and products at customer sites and at our production facility in order to maintain performance standards

Requirements:

  • A 4 year technical degree in Electronics, Mechatronics, Materials or other relevant field
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • The ability to read and understand schematics, logic diagrams and wiring drawings
  • Excellent organization and communications skills
  • The ability to interact well with customers on a professional basis
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision to meet deadlines
  • Ability to travel up to 50% both within the U.S. and internationally

Preferred Experience:

  • Instrumentation and measurement device
  • Servo hydraulics control systems
  • Materials testing equipment troubleshooting and service
  • Wiring and electrical diagnostics

A competitive compensation and benefits package is available for successful candidates.  If this position describes your talents and experience, and you know that you can help drive the success of our growing company, then we want to hear from you! 

 If this position describes your talents and experience, and you know that you can help drive the success of our growing company, then we want to hear from you!

Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume to: employment@gleeble.com


Mechanical Designer 
 

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities. Candidates for this position must demonstrate professional discipline, interpersonal skills, customer service, organizational skills, and the ability to acquire new skills on a timely basis.

 
Candidates must have 3D parametric CAD skills, and the ability to generate design documentation and procedures for both internal and external customers. Candidates with machine design experience, practical assembly skills, and high attention to detail are high desirable.
 
DSI personnel interact with leading scientists and engineers at some of the most prestigious materials research laboratories in the world. The position is based out of our headquarters and manufacturing facility located in Poestenkill, NY, an eastern suburb of Albany/Troy, NY.
 
Employment at DSI offers competitive pay and the opportunity to work with cutting edge research and technology. 
 
Duties: 
  • Adhere to all safety procedures and requirements.
  • Mechanical design of components and assemblies to support R&D projects, product enhancements, and existing products. 
  • Generation and management of design documentation, assembly procedures, manufacturing information, and engineering changes.
  • Assembly/test of R&D projects and first-build projects.
  • Development of customer installation plans and layouts.
  • Ability to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Develop expertise on the design, installation, and operation of Gleeble systems and to provide support to other engineering, service, and sales staff.
  • Demonstrate a positive, proactive, and motivated attitude to work, quality, and safety.
 Desired Skill and Experience:
  • Associate’s degree (or higher) in a mechanical design discipline.
  • Machine design experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with parametric design software with preference given to Autodesk Inventor.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, along with energetic and collaborative interpersonal skills.
  • Superior business-to-business customer service skills.
  • Strong ability to work independently, organize / prioritize work tasks to meet deadlines, and learn on the job.
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude, including but not limited to demonstrated ability / results in conceptualizing, designing, assembling, and detailing world class laboratory equipment.
 
A competitive compensation and benefits package is available for successful candidates.  If this position describes your talents and experience, and you know that you can help drive the success of our growing company, then we want to hear from you! 
 
Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume to: employment@gleeble.com
 
 

  
Mechanical Engineer 

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities. Candidates for this position must demonstrate professional discipline, interpersonal skills, customer service, organizational skills, and the ability to acquire new skills on a timely basis.

 Candidates must have machine design and assembly experience, 3D parametric CAD skills, and the ability to generate design documentation and procedures for both internal and external customers. Knowledge and practical experience of electro-mechanical servo-hydraulic systems design, creativity and conceptualization skills, along with testing and troubleshooting capabilities are highly desirable.

DSI Engineers interact with leading scientists and engineers at some of the most prestigious materials research laboratories in the world. The position is based out of our headquarters and manufacturing facility located in Poestenkill, NY, an eastern suburb of Albany/Troy, NY.

Employment at DSI offers competitive pay and the opportunity to work with cutting edge research and technology.

Duties

  • Adhere to all safety procedures and requirements
  • Mechanical design of components and assemblies to support R&D projects, product enhancements, and existing products.
  • Generation of design documentation, assembly procedures, and manufacturing information.
  • Ability to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Participation in the new product development and evaluation process.
  • Assembly/test of R&D projects and first-build projects.
  • Production department support in all aspects of design, planning, procurement, and production.
  • Development of customer installation plans and layouts.
  • Develop expertise on the design, installation, and operation of Gleeble systems and to provide support to other engineering, service, and sales staff.
  • Demonstrate a positive, proactive, and motivated attitude to work, quality, and safety.
  • Possibility of infrequent travel to customers, suppliers, or training events 

Desired Skill and Experience
Leading candidates will have:

  • A 4-year degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 3 years work experience.
  • Machine design experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with parametric design software with preference given to Autodesk Inventor.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Energetic and collaborative interpersonal skills.
  • Superior business-to-business customer service skills.
  • Strong ability to work independently, organize / prioritize work tasks to meet deadlines, and learn on the job.
  • Mechanical aptitude, including but not limited to demonstrated ability / results in conceptualizing, designing, troubleshooting, and successfully resolving electro-mechanical and servo-hydraulic system design and performance issues.
  • “Hands on” aptitude, including the use of typical mechanical tools for light assembly work devoted to R&D efforts, prototype assembly, and mechanical troubleshooting.
  • While not required, preference may be shown to candidates with programming experience 
 
A competitive compensation and benefits package is available for successful candidates.  If this position describes your talents and experience, and you know that you can help drive the success of our growing company, then we want to hear from you! 
 
Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume to: employment@gleeble.com
 
 

DSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

No Phone Calls or Third-Party Recruiters please.

Resumes and cover letters can also be sent in hard copy to the address below:

DSI Human Resources Department 
323 NY 355
Poestenkill NY 12140 USA

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