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Career Opportunities

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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:

 


Systems Service Engineer  

DSI currently has an opening for a Field Service Engineer 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. Dynamic Systems Inc. is the global leader in metallurgical thermo-mechanical test and simulation systems. DSI’s customers include the top metal producers, research universities, and government energy and defense laboratories worldwide. We are located in the greater Albany, NY metropolitan area in the town of Poestenkill, NY.

Responsibilities:

  • Finalize system manufacture (configure and calibrate) in-house
  • Service, calibrate, and upgrade system on customer’s site
  • Troubleshoot system functions both in-house and on customer’s site
  • Train users on how to efficiently operate the equipment
  • Evaluate and troubleshoot system performance both in-house and on customer’s site
  • Evaluate products through quality control procedures
  • Serve as project leader
  • Develop documentation
  • Perform successful installations worldwide
  • Train new and existing customers on proper system usage
  • Successfully troubleshoot system operations worldwide
  • Note: This job summary and listing of duties is for the purpose of describing the position and its essential functions at time of hire. DSI operates in a rapidly changing environment and job functions and requirements may change over time.

Qualifications:

  • A 2 or 4 year technical degree in an Engineering field with a preference for Electrical or Mechatronics. Candidates with relevant experience or trade school training are also encouraged to apply.
  • 2+ Years of relevant experience preferred, exceptional recent college graduates encouraged to apply
  • Technical Skills: Schematics, Multimeter, Oscilloscope, Microsoft suite, Programming is a plus (python, C, etc.)
  • 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

Benefits:

  • Company sponsored benefits that include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D insurance, voluntary benefits and flexible spending account (FSA)
  • Company 401(k) Plan with 4% employer match
  • Paid vacation and holidays

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! Please click the link to apply: https://careers-vpgsensors.icims.com/jobs/.

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Gleeble Operator and Contract Research Lead 

DSI currently has an opening for a Gleeble Operator and Application Engineer Supervisor. This position will coordinate with staff, customers, sales, and metallurgists/applications engineering for the design of experiments, testing, and report generation in relation to DSI’s Contract Testing business which includes toll-based testing, sales demonstrations, R&D projects and specification development. The position includes both hands-on operation of the Gleeble as well as management of staff that contribute to the Contract Testing business.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform and properly document paid customer contract testing and sales demonstrations, prepare customer facing test reports, present data and research results to internal and external customers and handle any follow-on questions.
  • Discuss Gleeble contract testing opportunities and requirements with perspective clients and create customer quotes for contract testing jobs.
  • Manage and support other team members that perform duties in the contract testing business, including Gleeble testing, sales demonstrations, R&D projects and specification development.
  • Develop test plans and experimental protocols.
  • Perform testing for specification development, R&D efforts and marketing materials development.
  • Ensure laboratory area and assigned equipment is maintained, calibrated, and kept in top working order.
  • Provide backup support to service engineering as needed.
  • Develop or contribute to Application Notes, specifications, or other technical/ educational documents.
  • Support the commercial team through consulting to address customer technical questions or solution development.
  • Coordinate with customers and perform Design of Experiments (DOE) to ensure the test protocols meet customer needs.
  • Accurately and efficiently, complete customer test requirements, for contract and sales demonstration work.
  • Remotely supervise and manage contract test and sales demonstration work occurring in locations outside of the US.

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Metallurgy or Material Science, master’s degree highly preferred
  • Gleeble simulator operations preferred. General knowledge of design of experiments
  • General knowledge of materials testing and familiarity with ASTM and global testing standards

Benefits:

  • Company sponsored benefits that include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D insurance, disability and flexible spending account (FSA)
  • Voluntary Critical Illness & Accidental Injury Insurance
  • Company 401(k) Plan with 4% employer match (Employee/Employer Contributions 100% vested upon hire)
  • Paid vacation and holidays

 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! Please apply by providing your resume on the VPG website: https://careers.vpgsensors.com/

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CNC Machinist

DSI currently has an opening for a CNC Machinist to join our team at Dynamic Systems. This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented and creative manufacturing environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for reading and following engineering drawings and work order instructions for all machining work.
  • Responsible for the programming, setup, and operation of each CNC machine tool.
  • Responsible for manual machining tasks and various post machining operations (polishing, grinding, sanding).
  • Work with the Engineering department to improve designs and manufacturability of all parts.

Qualifications:

  • 3 - 10 years’ hands on experience
  • Associate of Occupational Studies (AOS) or Advanced Manufacturing Technology (Machinist Program) preferred
  • Experience with Siemens and FANUC Controller preferred

Schedule/Work Environment:

  • Full-time – Monday - Friday - 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM with overtime as needed

Benefits:

  • Company sponsored benefits that include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D insurance and flexible spending account (FSA)
  • Company 401(k) Plan with 4% employer match
  • Paid vacation and holidays

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! Please click the link to apply: https://careers-vpgsensors.icims.com/jobs/.

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Mechanical Engineer (I-III) - Multiple Positions 

DSI is looking to add Mechanical Engineers at various stages of their career, from recent college graduates to those with years of experience. DSI is the global leader in metallurgical thermo-mechanical test and simulation systems. DSI’s customers include the top metal producers, research universities, and government energy and defense laboratories worldwide.

Responsibilities:

  • Creation of mechanical designs and design documentation to support manufacture, assembly and field usage of the designs.
  • Development of customer installation and site layout plans.
  • Maintenance of existing designs and design documentation to support ongoing product production.
  • Assembly and testing of prototypes and first build projects.
  • Support of new manufacturing processes, machines, and enhancements, and direct support of in house manufacturing & CNC machines.
  • Infrequent travel to customer sites for design troubleshooting and repair.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering with a strong preference for Mechanical Engineering
  • Work experience requirements vary based on the position (MEI, MEII, MEIII) 
  • Experience with parametric design software with preference given to Autodesk Inventor

Benefits:

  • Company sponsored benefits that include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D insurance, disability and flexible spending account (FSA)
  • Voluntary Critical Illness & Accidental Injury Insurance
  • Company 401(k) Plan with 4% employer match (Employee/Employer Contributions 100% vested upon hire)
  • Paid vacation and holidays

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! Please click the link to apply:

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DSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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